FC Bayern Women to play Tigres Femenil in Mexico
The FC Bayern women will play a friendly game against Mexican first division club Tigres Femenil in Monterrey on 21 January 2023. Nicknamed "The Amazonas," the team was named "CONCACAF'S Top Woman Team" this year and has won four titles in the past five years. The match will be played at the Estadio Universitario, which has a capacity of 42,000 fans. The club is committed to numerous initiatives for the development of women's football.
Bianca Rech, FC Bayern Women sporting director: "We are very happy about this great opportunity to promote the global development of women's football together with Tigres Femenil. This trip will be a valuable experience for our team. FC Bayern has a lot of fans in Mexico and throughout Latin America, so we're very happy to be able to represent ourselves in the region with this game."
Dee Kundra, FC Bayern Managing Director – Americas, also commented: “We look forward to bringing the FC Bayern experience to Mexico this January. Women’s soccer continues to grow throughout the Americas and FC Bayern is pleased to play a part in that growth."