The UEFA Referees Committee has announced that German official Riem Hussein will take charge of the 2021 UEFA Women’s Champions League final between Chelsea FC and FC Barcelona.
The 40-year-old has been an international referee since 2009 and was fourth official for the 2017 decider between Olympique Lyon and Paris Saint-Germain in Cardiff. She was on the refereeing team at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup and UEFA Women’s EURO 2017.
The 2021 takes place at Gamla Ullevi in Gothenburg, Sweden, on Sunday, May 16 at 21:00h CET.
2021 UEFA Women’s Champions League final refereeing team
Referee: Riem Hussein (Germany)
Assistants: Katrin Rafalski (Germany), Sara Telek (Austria)
Fourth Official: Katalin Kulcsár (Hungary)
VAR: Bastian Dankert (Germany)
Assistant VAR: Christian Dingert (Germany)
Reserve Assistant Referee: Julia Magnusson (Sweden)