Women's European Championship: Portugal moves for Russia

The European Championships in England will be pending in July, from July 6th to 31st the games will take place. Without Russia, the UEFA's decision to exclude all Russian team from the UEFA competitions has been determined since the end of February. The UEFA now announced the successor on Monday: Portugal will complete the field of participants.

Women's Euro Qualifier - Portugal v Russia (09.04.2021) "Russia does not compete in Group C of the UEFA Women's Euro 2022, which takes place from July 6 to 31, 2022 and will be replaced by Portugal," said the UEFA. The Portuguese failed in the play-offs for World Cup on the Russians (0: 1, 0: 0), the ticket was actually allocated. Now Portugal, which had become second behind Finland in qualification group E, has participated in the title fights. Portugal recently played twice against the German women's national team as part of the World Cup qualification, which is also part of the European Championship. Both times the DFB selection prevailed confidently (3: 1 and 3: 0).