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Ireland Prepare For Women's World Cup Qualifying Draw

It takes place at 12:30 tomorrow afternoon.

Vera Pauw's team will know their path towards the 2023 World Cup this time tomorrow. 

It takes place in Australia and New Zealand with the qualifying campaign set to kick-off the second weekend in September. 

Ireland will need to top their group to automatically make the finals or secure second spot for a playoff place. 

The girls in green will be third seeds alongside Czech Republic, Ukraine, Poland, Slovenia, Romania, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Northern Ireland

Draw seeding:

Pot 1: Netherlands, Germany, England, France, Sweden, Spain, Norway, Italy, Denmark

Pot 2: Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, Iceland, Scotland, Russia, Finland, Portugal, Wales

Pot 3: Czech Republic, Ukraine, Republic of Ireland, Poland, Slovenia, Romania, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Northern Ireland

Pot 4: Slovakia, Hungary, Belarus, Croatia, Greece, Albania, North Macedonia, Israel, Azerbaijan

Pot 5: Turkey, Malta, Kosovo, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Cyprus, Faroe Islands, Georgia, Latvia

Pot 6: Montenegro, Lithuania, Estonia, Luxembourg, Armenia, Bulgaria


Key Dates

Qualifying group stage

  • 13–21 September 2021
  • 18–26 October 2021
  • 22–30 November 2021
  • 4–12 April 2022
  • 29 August–6 September 2022

UEFA Play-Offs

  • 3–11 October 2022

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