Don’t Miss the Major Football Events of 2023

What football events 2023 to watch? When will those events start? Read this article to have the answer. 

Explore the important dates of major soccer tournaments in 2023, including the FIFA Club World Cup and UEFA Super Cup. Stay updated on all the exciting football events happening next year.

1. FIFA Club World Cup

Date: February 1-11, 2023 

Don't Miss the Major Football Events of 2023

The football events 2023 list starts with FIFA Club World Cup

In 2023, the Seattle Sounders will be representing the CONCACAF region in the tournament. This marks a historic moment as the first MLS club to hold this title. The event will be held in Morocco, with Wydad Athletic Club and Al Ahly representing Africa. Real Madrid (UEFA) and Flamengo (CONMEBOL) are considered the top contenders. Additionally, Al-Hilal (AFC) and Aukland City (Oceania) complete the lineup for the competition.

2. UEFA Champions League Round of 16

Date: February 14, 2023

The UEFA Champions League knockout phase commences on February 14 with two exciting matches. AC Milan, the current Scudetto champions, will face Tottenham Hotspur, while PSG will go head-to-head with Bayern Munich in what promises to be the match of the year.

The Round of 16 will run until March 15.

3. Euro 2024 Qualifying

Date: March 23, 2023

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Qualifying for Euro 2024 kicks off on this day with quite a matchup. Euro 2020 champion Italy host Euro 2020 runner-up in the group C opener.

4. FIFA U-20 World Cup

Date: May 20 – June 11, 2023

The U-20 World Cup this year will see the participation of the United States, along with three other CONCACAF teams – Dominican Republic, Guatemala, and Honduras. This tournament promises to showcase exciting football from emerging young players who could potentially make a big impact in the future.

5. Europa League Final

Date: May 31, 2023

To be held in Budapest, Hungary this year. 

6. FA Cup Final

Date: June 3, 2023

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7. Europa Conference League Final

Date: June 7, 2023

To be held in Prague, Czech Republic. 

8. UEFA Champions League Final

Date: June 10, 2023

To be held in Istanbul, Turkey. 

9. UEFA Nations League Final

Date: June 14 – 18, 2023

The Netherlands will host the final four of the UEFA Nations League featuring the hosts, Croatia, Italy and Spain. 

10. AFC Asian Cup

Date: June 16 – July 16, 2023

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The tournament held in Qatar, originally scheduled for China, showcases the top 24 nations in the Asian Confederation. CBS Sports holds the broadcasting rights for this event in the US.

11. FIFA Women’s World Cup

Date: July 20 – August 20, 2023

The 2023 Women’s World Cup stands out as one of the most significant soccer tournaments of the year, showcasing the sport’s finest talents. This edition marks a historic milestone with the participation of 32 teams, adding to the excitement and competitiveness. The honor of co-hosting this prestigious event goes to Australia and New Zealand, who will join forces to provide an unforgettable experience for players and fans alike.

12. UEFA Super Cup

Date: August 16, 2023

The commencement of another European soccer season is set for August 16, featuring the customary clash between the victors of the Champions League and Europa League.

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