Local woman Michelle makes history at Women's World Cup

Simon Bourke

July 13 2019 12:00 AM

An Enniscorthy woman has made history by becoming the first Irish person to officiate at a senior FIFA World Cup Final. Michelle O'Neill (40) was one of the lineswomen in Sunday's Women's World Cup Final between the United States and the Netherlands at the Stade de Lyon in France, a game which the States won 2-0.

'It was absolutely out of this world. It lives up to its name: World Cup Final,' said Michelle reflecting on her...
source: Wexford People

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