June 16, 2003
Anthony Williams, Mayor of the District of Columbia: "I thank all of you for being here. It is a special day in our city. I am honored to welcome U.S. Soccer here today to announce the 2003 Women’s World Cup schedule. First of all, I am thrilled to announce that RFK Stadium here in our city is hosting the first game for the United States team. The Women’s World Cup coming to our city is going to add to the great tradition of major soccer events at RFK."