UEFA.com works better on other browsers
For the best possible experience, we recommend using Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Edge.

Women's EURO 2022: Group C guide

Meet the teams in UEFA Women's EURO 2022 Group C.

The Netherlands are top seeds in Group C
The Netherlands are top seeds in Group C UEFA via Getty Images
  • The Netherlands won the last tournament in 2017; Sweden won the first in 1984.
  • The Netherlands beat Sweden in the 2017 quarter-finals.
  • The Netherlands beat Switzerland in a 2019 World Cup qualifying play-off

Portugal replace Russia


Saturday 9 July
Portugal vs Switzerland (18:00, Wigan & Leigh)
Netherlands vs Sweden (21:00, Sheffield)

Wednesday 13 July
Sweden vs Switzerland (18:00, Sheffield)
Netherlands v Portugal (21:00, Wigan & Leigh)

Sunday 17 July
Switzerland vs Netherlands (18:00, Sheffield)
Sweden vs Portugal (18:00, Wigan & Leigh)

Ticket information


Holders relishing Swedish challenge

How they qualified: Group A winners – P10 W10 D0 L0 F48 A3

Top scorer: Sherida Spitse 10

Women's EURO best: Winners x 1 (2017)

Women's EURO 2017: Winners

Key fact: The Dutch had never contested a major final until 2017, when they triumphed on home soil, and subsequently they were runners-up to the United States at the 2019 Women's World Cup, both under Sarina Wiegman, now replaced by Mark Parsons.

vs Portugal W7 D0 L1 F21 A7
vs Sweden W7 D5 L10 F17 A32
vs Switzerland W16 D6 L2 F65 A20


How they qualified: Group E runners-up – P8 W6 D1 L1 F10 A2, play-off vs Russia – L0-1agg*

*Portugal replace Russia

Top scorer: Ana Capeta 3

Women's EURO best: Group stage

Women's EURO 2017: Group stage

Key fact: 2017 was their debut final tournament, beating Scotland in between losses to Spain and England.

vs Netherlands W1 D0 L7 F7 A21
vs Sweden W2 D0 L12 F8 A43
vs Switzerland W4 D1 L4 F9 A12


Sweden's Gerhardsson: "Good start important"

How they qualified: Group F winners – P8 W7 D1 L0 F40 A2

Top scorer: Anna Anvegård 5

Women's EURO best: Winners x 1 (1984)

Women's EURO 2017: Quarter-finals

Key fact: Sweden won their second straight Olympic silver in 2021; they have also appeared in a World Cup final and the final of four Women's EUROs (including their 1984 triumph).

vs Netherlands W10 D5 L7 F32 A17
vs Portugal W12 D0 L2 F43 A8
vs Switzerland W12 D0 L1 F44 A7


2017 highlights: Iceland 1-2 Switzerland

How they qualified: Group H runners-up – P8 W6 D1 L1 F20 A6, play-off vs Czech Republic – D2-2agg, W3-2pens

Top scorer: Ana-Maria Crnogorčević 6

Women's EURO best: Group stage

Women's EURO 2017: Group stage

Key fact: Won the first penalty shoot-out in a UEFA Women's EURO play-off to qualify for the second time.

vs Netherlands W2 D6 L16 F20 A65
vs Portugal W4 D1 L4 F12 A9
vs Sweden W1 D0 L12 F7 A44