Three female referees selected for 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar


Qatar 2022 will make history as the first men’s FIFA World Cup to have female referees in charge of matches.

Three of the 36 referees that have been selected to take charge of games at the tournament are women.

They are Stephanie Frappart, 38, Yoshimi Yamashita, 36, and 33-year-old Salima Mukansanga.