The 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup is just around the corner, and two teams are emerging as the favorites to win the title: Spain and England. Both teams have been on a tear in recent years, and they have the talent and experience to go all the way.
Spain is the current European champions, and they have a number of world-class players in their squad. Their attack is led by Jennifer Hermoso, who is one of the most prolific strikers in the world. She is joined by the likes of Alexia Putellas and Marta Torrejon, who are all capable of scoring goals.
The Spanish midfield is also very strong, with players like Patri Guijarro and Aitana Bonmati controlling the game and creating chances for their forwards. The defense is led by Irene Paredes and Mapi Leon, who are two of the best defenders in the world.
Spain has a very balanced team, and they are capable of playing a variety of different styles. They can be very attacking, or they can sit back and defend in numbers. This makes them a very difficult team to beat, and they will be one of the favorites to win the World Cup. Spain has already reached in the final of 2023 Women’s World Cup.
England is another team that has been on the rise in recent years. They reached the semi-finals of the 2019 World Cup, and they are now the number one ranked team in the world. They have a number of exciting young players in their squad, such as Lauren Hemp, Ellen White, and Beth Mead.
The English attack is very potent, and they can score goals from all over the pitch. Their midfield is also very strong, with players like Keira Walsh and Georgia Stanway controlling the game and creating chances for their forwards. The defense is led by Millie Bright and Leah Williamson, who are two of the best defenders in the world.
England is a very young team, but they have a lot of experience at the highest level. They have a very good chance of winning the World Cup, and they will be one of the favorites to lift the trophy.
Here are some old statistics that show how Spain and England have performed in major tournaments:
|2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup||Round of 16||Semi-finals|
|2017 UEFA Women’s Championship||Champions||Runners-up|
|2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup||Quarter-finals||Round of 16|
|2013 UEFA Women’s Championship||Runners-up||Group stage|
|FIFA world ranking||7||1|
|World Cup wins||0||0|
|European Championship wins||3||8|
|Top scorer||Jennifer Hermoso (16 goals)||Ellen White (15 goals)|
|Top assister||Mariona Caldentey (11 assists)||Keira Walsh (8 assists)|
|Manager||Jorge Vilda||Sarina Wiegman|
As you can see, both Spain and England have a good track record in recent major tournaments. They have both reached the semi-finals of the World Cup, and they have both won the UEFA Women’s Championship. This shows that they have the quality and experience to win the 2023 World Cup.
Spain and England are the two favorites to win the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup. Both teams have a number of world-class players in their squad, and they have a good track record in recent major tournaments. It will be an exciting tournament, and it is sure to be a close contest.