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Switzerland to host 2025 women’s Euro tournament

England Women won the 2022 Edition after defeating Germany 2-1 at Wembley.

Switzerland have been given the hosting right for the 2025 Women’s European Championship.

England hosted and won the 2022 tournament, which was played a year later than scheduled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Last year’s Euros broke attendance records with a total of more than half a million spectators.

European football governing body (UEFA), selected Switzerland over bids from Poland, France and a joint bid from Denmark, Sweden, Finland and Norway.

Switzerland women failed to make it out of their group in the last edition will qualify for the 2025 tournament automatically as hosts, with the qualification process for other nations beginning in the spring of 2024.

The tournament will be played over four weeks in June and July of 2025 across eight cities: Basel, Bern, Geneva, Zurich, St Gallen, Sion, Lucerne and Thun.

Writing by Tersoo Nicholas