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Jeddah to Host First Women Football League

الدوري السعودي النسائي ينطلق في جدة

02 OCT 2019

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Source: Bandar Falaqi

Saudi women sport is now witnessing impressive advancement. In this same line Jeddah will host from 4 to 9 December 2019 the first Women’s Football League under the slogan “Our league is different!”  

In this occasion FIFA has congratulated Saudi Arabia for hosting the first women football league stating that by the Kingdom is making history again. FIFA has also wished best of luck to all taking part in the league.

A total of 6 teams and 130 players are taking part in 3 matches with 16 players in each team.

For the first time there will be 6 female only referees. In addition, a medical team specialized in rehabilitation and sport injuries will be