Stéphanie Frappart to make history as the first woman to referee a men's World Cup match
Alongside assistants Neuza Back from Brazil and Karen Diaz from Mexico, the Frenchwoman Frappart will form part of an all-female refereeing trio officiating Costa Rica vs. Germany in their Group E match.
In 2019, she became the first female referee to take charge of a Ligue 1 match, in August 2019 the first to take charge of a major men's European match.
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In 2020, she became the first female to officiate a men's UEFA Champions League match.