Two new women’s competitions are set to launch in FIFA 23 just as their real-world counterparts are heating up. The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) joins the Barclays Women’s Super League and Arkema First Division as the third women’s soccer league ahead of the 2023 season, while the UEFA Women’s Champions League brings European nights and four new clubs to The World’s Game. in anticipation of this year’s playoffs.
Both competitions will be powered by the same dedicated Hypermotion2 technology that will power the Barclays Women’s Super League and Arkema Division 1 in FIFA 23, with authentic match capture and machine learning technology to create authentic animations based on the movements of real players.
The NWSL and UWCL will be available and free to those with FIFA 23 starting March 15, 2023.
The NWSL kicks off in FIFA 23 just in time for the new season on the pitch. New head scans for select players in the competition bring the face of the NWSL to The World’s Game and new celebrations that add league energy to every goal. Take the field in four real stadiums with all 12 NWSL teams in a variety of game modes, including Classic Kickoff and Co-op Seasons. You can also compete for the title in tournament mode with a full home-and-away season culminating in an authentic shield and trophy presentation, or go online to challenge others to friendly matches with your favorite club.
The world’s most prestigious women’s club tournament will join The World’s Game on March 15 – the UEFA Women’s Champions League – just as the real play-offs begin. We welcome four new iconic clubs to FIFA 23, joining Chelsea Women, Manchester City Women, Olympique Lyonnais and Paris Saint-Germain in FIFA 23, as well as new faces from these top European teams. Experience the energy of European evenings in a variety of game modes, from starting with each of the eight UWCL clubs and co-op seasons with friends to tournament modes where you can lead your team to glory. And experience it all in an authentic UWCL environment with the anthem at the exit, UWCL’s signature in-game broadcasts and the iconic trophy as you crown your European Club Champion.