A first in the World Cup! For the first time in history, a female referee will officiate the Germany-Costa Rica match! Who is that woman?
French referee Stephanie Frappart will blow the whistle in the Costa Rica-Germany match to be played in the last match of the 2022 World Cup Group E. Frappart will go down in history as the first female referee to officiate a match at the WorldCup.
The last matches of the group stages of the 2022 WorldCup held in Qatar continue to be played. While the referees who will manage the matches to be played on Thursday, December 1, have been determined, it has been revealed that a historical moment will be experienced in the WorldCup.
THE FIRST WOMAN REFEREE OF THE WORLD CUP
Referee Stephanie Frappart will manage the Costa Rica-Germany match, which will be played at 22:00 in the WorldCup Group E. With this appointment, Frappart will become the first female referee to blow the whistle at the WorldCup.
ASSISTANTS ARE ALSO FEMALE
Again, female referees Neuza Back and Karen Diaz will assist Stephanie Frappart.