With just 100 days to go, tickets to UEFA Women’s EURO England 2022 have gone on sale today, and fans of football, women’s sport and big events encouraged to get involved in what promises to be the biggest women’s sporting event in European history.
Brighton’s Community stadium will be hosting three games during the tournament including two group stage games and one quarter-final match. They are
- England v Norway (Monday 11 July) – KO 8pm
- Austria v Norway (Friday 15 July) - KO 8pm
- Quarter Final 1 – winner of Group A v Runner Up Group B - (Wednesday 20 July) - KO 8pm
World's best players
Visitors to the Community Stadium will be able to watch some of the best players in the world compete including England’s all-time top goal scorer Ellen White, who will be looking to add to her record when the Lionesses come to Brighton. Norway, who have reached the final an incredible six times and won the tournament twice, are also expected to go well.
Exciting and memorable
Councillor Martin Osborne, co-chair of the Tourism, Equalities, Communities and Culture Committee, said: “We are thrilled to be hosting such a prestigious sporting event in the city this summer and are working hard provide an exciting and memorable experience for our residents and visitors.
“With the world’s best players on display and a record number of tickets on offer for matches, the atmosphere for Women’s EURO 22 promises to be something special.
“The tournament always delivers great football moments, and the stage is set for Brighton to provide fans with an opportunity to experience those first-hand.
"And with tickets ranging from £5 to £50, a family of four can watch some of the world’s best players from just £30!”
Tickets on sale now!
More than 350,000 tickets have already sold for the tournament in the pre-sale, public ballot and group bookings stage. It means UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 is set to be a record-breaking event already, beating the previous tournament record of 240,000 set at Netherlands EURO 2017.
16 nations take part in this year’s tournament which will be played out across England, with nine venues playing host to 31 games including, London, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Rotherham, Sheffield, Southampton, Trafford and Wigan & Leigh.
100 days to go
To mark the occasion of 100 days to go until the tournament starts, organisers launched an eye-catching giant table-football installation featuring 9ft tall female footballers in Carnaby Street today.
The installation features players representing the top-seeded team in each group (England, Germany, Netherlands and France) and will be in situ until 10 April.
Chris Bryant, Tournament Director for UEFA Women’s EURO 2022, added: “This is it now. We are just 100 days out from what promises to be a huge, history making spectacle for women’s football.
“We have made a great start already regarding ticket sales. It’s a case now of putting all the final plans in place and generating the excitement around a major sporting event that England has done so well previously.
“This is an opportunity to open up women’s football to new audiences. I would encourage anyone who has not already got a ticket to snap them up soon, especially as we are expecting all the available tickets for several matches including all England games and the final to be purchased soon after going on sale.”
First come, first served!
Don’t miss your chance to be part of the action at UEFA Women’s EURO 2022. For tickets, which are on a first come, first served basis, click here: www.uefa.com/womenseuro/ticketing