UEFA confirms dates for Women's EURO

UEFA confirms dates for Women's EURO

UEFA has today confirmed that the Women's EURO which was postponed from 2021 will be played in England from 6 July to 31 July 2022.

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin said: “When we had to take an urgent decision on the postponement of UEFA EURO 2020, we always had the impact on UEFA Women’s EURO 2021 in mind. We have carefully considered all options, with our commitment to the growth of women’s football at the forefront of our thinking.

"By moving UEFA Women’s EURO to the following year, we are ensuring that our flagship women’s competition will be the only major football tournament of the summer, providing it with the spotlight it deserves.”

The governing body also added that the venues for the competition will not change.

More to follow.