‘Our Goal for All’ unveiled as AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 tagline

The AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 will take place in three Indian cities - Navi Mumbai, Mumbai and Pune - from January 20 to February 6 next year.

By Aarish Ansari
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The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the Local Organising Committee (LOC), on Tuesday, unveiled 'Our Goal for All' as the official tagline of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022, marking 100 days till the event.

The tagline represents the commitment and determination of the organisers to hold the competition amidst the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Our Goal for All demonstrates the unity and the collective effort of the Asian football family to create a brighter future for women’s football by staging a world-class spectacle that will leave a legacy in the women’s game for many years to come,” AFC President Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa said.

Meanwhile, All India Football Federation (AIFF) president and LOC chairman, Praful Patel believes that the tagline highlights the unified efforts of all to help create a better future for women's football.

A total of 12 teams - four more than the last four editions – will compete at the women’s continental showpiece next year from January 20 to February 6, 2022, across three Indian cities - Navi Mumbai, Mumbai and Pune.

Reigning champions Japan, 2018 runners-up Australia, third-placed China and hosts India have confirmed their berths along with Iran, South Korea, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam.