DOHA, QATAR –
Stephanie Frappart of France made soccer historical past Tuesday because the the primary girl to officiate a men’s World Cup match when she took the sector because the fourth official within the sport between Mexico and Poland.
Frappart, Japan’s Yamashita Yoshimi and Rwanda’s Salima Mukansanga are the primary ladies chosen as referees for soccer’s greatest event. They had been among the many 36 whole referees for the event in Qatar.
Brazil’s Neuza Back, Mexico’s Karen Diaz Medina and American Kathryn Nesbitt are amongst 69 assistant referees on the World Cup.
Frappart has already labored men’s video games in World Cup qualifying, and the Champions League.
She additionally dealt with the 2019 Women’s World Cup last, and refereed this 12 months’s men’s French Cup last.