Women’s Euros: What does the game still need?

Press/Media: Expert comment


Christina Philippou, of the University of Portsmouth, notes that attendances at women’s matches are growing across Europe, while there are also major increases in sponsorship and broadcast investment.

Period6 Jul 2022 → 18 Jul 2022

Media coverage


Media coverage

  • TitleWomen's Euro 2022: Why is Eastern Europe trailing behind in women’s football?
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletEuronews
    Media typeWeb
    DescriptionOf the 16 nations competing in the Women's Euro '22 tournament, Finland is the easternmost country in the tournament.

    That's a stark contrast to the men’s game. More than a third of the 23 national teams that qualified for the men’s UEFA Euro 2020 were from Central and Eastern Europe.
    Producer/AuthorDavid Hutt
    PersonsChristina Philippou
  • TitleWomen’s Euros: What does the game still need?
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletSky News
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionCited on the Sky News Daily podcast on the current state of women's football.
    PersonsChristina Philippou