England and FIFA Host Australia Advance in WWC QFs

Australian national icon Sam Kerr receives the close attention of France’s Wendie Renard in the day’s first FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 quarter-final at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, south-east Queensland in Australia on Saturday, 12 August. Photo: (c) FIFA

The quarter-final match between Australia and France in the Women’s World Cup 2023 proved to be an intense and tightly contested affair. Both teams had their chances throughout the game, with France dominating possession and creating more dangerous opportunities, but it was host nation Australia to advance 7-6 on panellists after the match ended goalless after regular and extra time.