Bibiana Steinhaus is the first female referee to officiate a men’s game in Europe’s top 5 leagues! Here’s what Dardai, Nouri, and Bibiana Steinhaus had to say after her Bundesliga debut.
Bibiana Steinhaus made headlines this year by becoming the first female to referee a match in one of Europe's top leagues. However, she tells DW that every referee should be judged solely on his or her performance.
Bibiana Steinhaus made history on Sunday as the Bundesliga's first female referee. As important as that is, we need to start treating it as a new normality rather than an exception, writes DW's Jonathan Harding.
She may have tried her best to ensure she wasn't the center of attention but Bibiana Steinhaus was the story of the Bundesliga weekend. Here's how those in the game reacted to her debut on Sunday.
Bibiana Steinhaus is set to make history by becoming the first woman to referee a match in any of Europe's top leagues. Steinhaus is to take charge of her first Bundesliga game in Berlin's Olympic Stadium on the weekend.
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