UEFA Study Group Visit on Women’s Football in Moscow


On 3 and 4 December Moscow hosts UEFA Study Group Scheme visit devoted to women’s football. This time Russia welcome Italy, Netherlands and Lithuania as visiting associations.

The first day will be featured by the presentation devoted to women’s football anniversary in Russia “Women’s Football in Russia – way of 25 years” (background, milestones, achievements). Besides, there will be a presentation of the Draft Programme of Women’s Football Development in Russia. Visiting associations are also to make presentations of women’s football development in their countries. 

Further during the day the delegations will visit sports development center “Chertanovo”, where they will get acquainted with the center’s structure, facilities, philosophy, the results and achievement of the teams and after that there will be an opportunity to attend an open training session of a local women’s team.

Second day will start with the presentation of UEFA officer Per Ravn Omdal. Besides, the host association will speak on “Women’s football competitions structure in Russia” and “Professional women’s football in Russia”.

After that the delegations will visit the Olympic reserve sports school in Zvenigorod where they will get acquainted with the center and its facilities as well as attend a training session of WFC Rossiyanka reserve team.