B.1.2 Reference period - Women's World Cup Qualifiers

Regulations of the UEFA European Qualifying Competition for the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup

Content Type
Competition Regulations
National teams
English (United Kingdom)
Enforcement Date
11 July 2021

An entire championship (qualifying competition including play-offs plus final tournament) is referred to in this annex as a cycle. A half cycle consists of either a qualifying competition (preliminary round and group stage without play-offs) or a final tournament. For the calculation of the women's national team coefficient to be used for the below mentioned draw, as a rule, two and a half cycles are taken into account.

  1. Qualifying group stage draw

    • 2015-17 UEFA European Women’s Championship (qualifying competition and final tournament)

    • 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup (UEFA European qualifying competition and FIFA final tournament)

    • 2019-22 UEFA European Women's Championship (qualifying group stage only)