Football Manager

will add women's football to its games in the future, developer Sports Interactive reported in a blog post.

The developer says it does not want to market a separate game, but to add women's football to a game that was already planned.

It is planned to be added to

Football Manager 2022


According to the company, it is not possible to have that done at launch, but the developer hopes to be able to release a major update after six months.

"It will take time to build a comprehensive global database of women's football," the company wrote.

According to Sports Interactive, the project costs millions of euros and the company earns little in the short term.

"But it's the right thing to do," the company said.