Meet the first woman referee of a men’s Champions League match
Stephanie Frappart got her name written in the history books by becoming the first female referee to take charge of a men’s Champions League match. The 36 year old Frenchwoman took charge of Juventus’s Group G match against Dynamo Kiev in Turin on Wednesday night. Juventus won the match 3-0, with Federico Chiesa, Cristiano Ronaldo and Alvaro Morata being the goal scorers.
👏 You just love to see it
💪 Stephanie Frappart becomes the first woman to referee a men’s @ChampionsLeague match
🛣 Way to blaze a trail, Stephanie pic.twitter.com/j20ywQi4Z1
— FIFA Women’s World Cup (@FIFAWWC) December 2, 2020
⚽ On Wednesday night, Stéphanie Frappart became the first woman to referee a men’s #UCL match, when she took charge of Juventus vs Dynamo Kyiv.
Congratulations, Stéphanie! pic.twitter.com/Sw87HRvcEI
— UEFA (@UEFA) December 2, 2020