French Football referee Stephanie Frappart will be overseeing the clash between Juventus and Dynamo Kyiv, becoming the first female to be assigned to referee a game in Europe’s most prestigious club competition.
The history maker had also officiated the finals of the Women’s World Cup 2019 between the United States and Netherlands. She has also refereed the game between Liverpool and Chelsea in the 2019 UEFA Super Cup Finals.
The match between the Italian giants and Ukrainian Dynamo Kyiv will be held on Wednesday at Allianz Stadium, Italy.
🆕The referee who took charge of the #FIFAWWC final in 2019 has broken new ground
Get in there, Stephanie!👏 pic.twitter.com/qOZ6eLtoNh
— FIFA Women's World Cup (@FIFAWWC) November 30, 2020
Stephanie Frappart will be the first ever woman to officiate in the men’s Champions League 👏
She will officiate the matchup between Juventus & Dynamo Kiev pic.twitter.com/bJh0FYfBPf
— International Champions Cup (@IntChampionsCup) November 30, 2020