The Women’s Euro 2022 Group Stage Will Feature England And Northern Ireland

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England will face Austria in the opening game of the Uefa Women’s Euro 2022 tournament at Old Trafford on 6 July, and the hosts will also face Northern Ireland and Austria in Group A after the draw was made in Manchester on Thursday.

It is a relatively kind draw for Sarina Wiegman’s side, who will take on Norway in Brighton on 11 July, before a home nations derby against Northern Ireland at St Mary’s on 15 July. Kenny Shiels’ debutants will play all three of their group games in Southampton, facing Norway on 7 July and Austria on 11 July

Germany, the eight-time champion, is in Group B with Denmark, Spain, and Finland, with the runners-up scheduled to face the Group A winners in the quarter-finals.

In Group C, the defending champions, the Netherlands, will play Sweden, Russia, and Switzerland. In Group D, the other seeded team, France, will face Italy, Belgium, and Iceland.

source : guardian sport

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