Women’s Euro 2022
The 13th edition of the UEFA European Women’s Football Championship is currently on. While women’s soccer is not always on our radar and also less watched than men’s football the current tournament in England is definitely worth following.
Especially with no other major soccer matches going on. Until the final on 31 July 2022 the best 16 women’s national teams play excellent football. While the group stage is over have a read through our Women’s Euro 2022 article to possibly place some final bets on the remaining teams.
Women’s Euro 2022 Group Stage
16 teams have qualified for the 2022 Women’s Euro and were drawn into the following groups
Hosts England have played an impressive group stage and moved as the top of Group A well deserved in the last eight. Northern Ireland on the other hand lost all 3 games but made nevertheless history: the NI women’s team competed in their first major tournament. Even so they have to fly home after the group stage they have done brilliantly by qualifying and therefore leave with their heads up high.
Germany’s women’s team played so far a great tournament and didn’t show any weaknesses. Therefore they well deserved top the table of Group B and move on. Spain confirmed their place in the last eight with a last minute goal against Denmark and will face England. That’s definitely one to watch. For Denmark and Finland the Euro 2022 dream is hence over.
The defending champions Netherlands are also through to the quarter finals. The same applies to Sweden who top the group table and well deserved also move on.
Lastly, in Group D France was through to the quarterfinals after the second group match already. But the fight for the second place in Group D was on until the very last minute. With a 1:0 victory against Italy Belgium then grabbed this spot. Moreover the Belgium Women’s team made history as they never made it through the knockout stages of a major tournament before.
The way to the Women’s final
The following teams have reached the last 8 and will now compete in the quarter-finals of the Women’s Euro 2022:
The following quarter-final games happen :
|England vs Spain (1)||20 July|
|Germany vs Austria (2)||21 July|
|Sweden vs Belgium (3)||22 July|
|France vs Netherlands (4)||23 July|
The winner of game 1 (England or Spain) will afterwards face the winner of game 3 (either Sweden or Belgium) on Tuesday 26 July. Therefore the winner of game 2 (Germany or Austria) will face the winner of game 4 (France or Netherlands) on Wednesday 27 July.
The winning teams of both semi finals will then move on to the final and play for European glory on Saturday 31 July. Who will be the champion of the Women’s Euros 2022? The Netherlands have the change to defend their title but host England is looking very strong. Moreover, the public is standing as a 12th woman very much behind their team.
Women’s Euro 2022 betting
At this stage the bookies’ favourites to win are the Lionesses. England is the host of the tournament but moreover the women’s team has so far played an amazing Euro 2022. But also Les Bleus as well as Germany are high up in the bookies’ ranking.
So, have a look at the best betting sites in South Africa and place your bets. The below bookies are all good options:
Why not use a freebie while betting on the UEFA Women’s Euro 2022?
Hollywoodbets for example offers new players a R25 free sports bet which can be used to bet on the European Championship, Women. The same applies to Gbets who also offer betting on the Women’s Euro 2022 and have a R25 free sports bet. Moreover, Supabets welcomes new customer even with a R50 free sports bet.
That is to say, shop around for the best odds. Betcoza and Betway are strong for soccer betting and even so they don’t have a free bet to start with both bookies have great welcome offers.
If women’s football is not your cup of tea then you might be already itching for the return of the Premier League. Or are you already in World Cup anticipation? There is a lot more soccer action and many other sports to bet on online as well as mobile.