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Venues & kick-off times confirmed for Women’s Qualifiers in Sydney


Sydney: Football Federation Australia (FFA) on Wednesday announced the match venues and kick-off times for the forthcoming Women’s Olympic Football Tournament Qualifiers to be held in Sydney, Australia.

The first two matchdays will be played at Campbelltown Stadium in Leumeah on Monday, February 3 and Thursday, February 6, with the third and final matchday to be held at Western Sydney Stadium in Parramatta on Sunday, February 9.

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FFA Chief Executive Officer, James Johnson, thanked stakeholders for working quickly and collaboratively with FFA to accommodate the matches.

“The collaboration between FFA and various stakeholders including the State and Federal Governments, as well as the two venues, over the past 48 hours has been fantastic,” Johnson said. “All parties have brought a real energy to the discussions to ensure that we could, as efficiently as possible, lock in the matchday details.”

“Our staff are continuing to work on the operational and logistical requirements for these fixtures in anticipation of the arrival of the participating nations, however securing the venues and kick-off times was paramount for the planning of the teams and fans,” he said.

Next week’s qualification tournament will Australia, China PR, Chinese Taipei and Thailand bidding to earn the two slots to the play-offs.

Group A consists Korea Republic, Vietnam and Myanmar.

The two winners from the play-offs will join hosts Japan as Asia's representatives in the Tokyo Olympics.

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