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2022 finals largest total attendance in Women’s EURO history | Women’s EURO

Attendance records at the Women’s EURO have been falling ever since a crowd of 68,871 watched England’s 1-0 win over Austria in the opening game. The previous record of 240,055 set at the 2017 finals was surpassed.

Before the kick-off of the match of the second day between France and Belgium (16e match of the tournament which counts 31), 239,902 spectators had attended the first 15 meetings in England. The crowd of 8,173 people at New York Stadium in Rotherham allowed the 2022 edition to reach a new level: 248,075 people halfway through the final phase.

By the end of the group stage, that number was 357,993, meaning that even if no one attended all seven knockout matches, the previous record average of 9,000 would be comfortably beaten.

Before the opening match of this Women’s EURO, the highest attendance for a single finals match was 41,301, set when Germany beat Norway in the 2013 final in Sweden, but the record should be beaten again for the Wembley final on July 31. The previous record for a group game was 29,092: England’s 3-2 victory over Finland at the City of Manchester Stadium in 2005.

Another record fell for the third time at Women’s EURO 2022 on Matchday 3, when 22,596 watched the Netherlands beat Switzerland in Sheffield, the most ever attendance at a match ever. not involving the host country, other than a final. Then, on Wednesday, 28,994 watched as England beat Spain at Brighton & Hove, a new record for a quarter-final.

UEFA Women’s EURO, the biggest attendances

2013 final: six for Germany

68,871 : England 1-0 Austria (group stage, 06/07/2022 – Old Trafford, Trafford)
41,301
: Germany 1-0 Norway (final, 28/07/2013 – Friends Arena, Solna)
29,092 : England 3-2 Finland (group stage, 05/06/2005 – City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester)
28,994: England 2-1 Spain (20/07/2022 – Brighton & Hove Community Stadium, Brighton & Hove)
28,847 : England 8-0 Norway (group stage), 11/07/2022 – Brighton & Hove Community Stadium, Brighton and Hove)
28,182 : Netherlands 4-2 Denmark (final, 06/08/2017 – FC Twente Stadion, Enschede)
27,093 : Netherlands 3-0 England (semi-final, 03/08/2017 – FC Twente Stadion, Enschede)
25,694 : England 0-1 Sweden (group stage, 11/06/2005 – Ewood Park, Blackburn)
22,596
: Switzerland 1-4 Netherlands (group stage, 17/07/2022 – Bramall Lane, Sheffield)

Attendance records for each round of the Women’s EURO

Playoffs
24,835
: France 1-0 Greece (03/06/2016 – Roazhon Park, Rennes)

Group stage
68,871 : England 1-0 Austria (group stage, 06/07/2022 – Old Trafford, Trafford)

Group stage without the host country
22,596 :
Switzerland 1-4 Netherlands (group stage, 17/07/2022 – Bramall Lane, Sheffield)

Quarter-finals
11 106
: Netherlands 2-0 Sweden (29/07/2017 – Stadion De Vijverberg, Doetinchem)

Quarter-finals without the host country
28,994: England 2-1 Spain (20/07/2022 – Brighton & Hove Community Stadium, Brighton & Hove)

Semi-finals
27,093 :
Netherlands 3-0 England (03/08/2017 – FC Twente Stadion, Enschede)

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Semi-finals without the host country
10,184 : Denmark 0-0 aet, 3-0 pens Austria (03/08/2017 – Rat Verlegh Stadion, Breda)
Final
41,301
: Germany 1-0 Norway (28/07/2013 – Friends Arena, Solna)

Record attendance at the Women’s EURO

Total attendance*
247,041
(31 matches): Netherlands 2017
216,888 (25 matches): Sweden 2013

Average per match*
8,875
(4 matches): West Germany 1989
8,676 (25 matches): Sweden 2013

*final stages completed

Attendance records in UEFA women’s competitions

91,648 : Barcelona 5-1 Wolfsburg (UEFA Women’s Champions League, semi-final first leg, 22/04/2022 – Camp Nou, Barcelona)
91,553 : Barcelona 5-2 Real Madrid (UEFA Women’s Champions League, quarter-final second leg, 30/03/2022 – Camp Nou, Barcelona)
68,871 : England 1-0 Austria (group stage, 06/07/2022 – Old Trafford, Trafford)
50 212
: Lyon 2-0 Frankfurt (UEFA Women’s Champions League, final, 17/05/2012 – Olympiastadion, Munich)
43,255: Paris Saint-Germain 1-2 Lyon (UEFA Women’s Champions League, semi-final second leg, 04/30/2022 – Parc des Princes, Paris)

41,301 : Germany 1-0 Norway (UEFA Women’s EURO final, 28/07/2013 – Friends Arena, Solna)
32,257 : Barcelona 1-3 Lyon (UEFA Women’s Champions League final, 21/05/2022 – Juventus Stadium, Turin)
30,328 : Netherlands 7-0 Northern Ireland (FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifier, 06/04/2018 – PSV Stadion, Eindhoven)*.
29,092 : England 3-2 Finland (UEFA Women’s EURO group stage, 05/06/2005 – City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester)
28,994 : England 2-1 ap Spain (UEFA Women’s EURO Quarter-Final, 20/07/2022 – Brighton & Hove Community Stadium, Brighton & Hove)

Other attendance records in women’s football

FIFA Women’s World Cup
90 185 : United States 0-0 after, 5-4 on pens China (final, 10/07/1999 – Rose Bowl, Pasadena)

FIFA Women’s World Cup (in Europe)
73,680 : Germany 2-1 Canada (group stage, 26/06/2011 – Olympiastadion, Berlin)

Olympic Games
80 203 : USA 2-1 Japan (final, 09/08/2012 – Wembley Stadium, London)

Friendly game
77,768 : England 1-2 Germany (09/11/2019 – Wembley Stadium, London)

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