Stephanie first woman to referee in men’s CL game

Turin, Dec 3 (IANS): Stephanie Frappart has become the first female to officiate a men’s match in UEFA Champions League.

Frappart achieved the feat after she officiated in the Juventus-Dynamo Kyiv clash on Wednesday night at the Allianz Stadium which Juventus won by a scoreline of 3-0. The match also saw star striker Cristiano Ronaldo score his 750th career goal.

Earlier in 2019, the 36-year-old had became the first woman to referee a major men’s European match when she took charge of the UEFA Super Cup final between Liverpool and Chelsea. Frappart had also officiated the 2019 Women’s FIFA World Cup final between the United States and the Netherlands.