Is Premier League referee Rebecca Welch married and does she have a husband or partner

Is Premier League referee Rebecca Welch married and does she have a husband or partner

Rebecca Welch is an English football referee who has been appointed as the first female referee in the Premier League, find out more about her below and know if she is married

Over the years, Rebecca has built her reputation as the leading female football referee in England and the world.

Is female Premier League referee Rebecca Welch married and does she have a husband or partner

Welch prefers to live a very private life and has managed to keep her family and personal life away from the media’s attention.


Rebecca Welch bio and age

Rebecca Welch is an English professional football referee who was born on December 1, 1983, in Washington, Tyne and Wear, England. While growing up, she played a lot of football and eventually ended up studying with the Durham County Football Association to become a referee. She is currently 40 years old and has a career where she has achieved a lot of firsts.

Rebecca Welch career

Prior to starting out her career as a full-time football referee, Rebecca also worked as an administrator with the NHS Business Services Authority. She officially became a football referee in 2010, but continued to work in her NHS post up until 2019. Throughout her career, Rebecca has officiated many Women’s Super League games. She even officiated the Women’s FA Cup Finals in both the 2017 and 2020 editions.

Rebecca also became the first female referee to officiate an English Football League (EFL) Championship match. It happened after the English Football Association (FA) announced on March 30, 2021, that Welch would serve as the match official for the Harrogate vs. Port Vale match, where Port Vale won 2-0. Moreover, Rebecca was featured on the list of the FIFA Women’s World Cup officiating pool on January 9, 2023. The tournament took place in Australia and New Zealand.


More recently, the Premier League announced on December 14, 2023, that Welch would officiate a match between Fulham and Burnley. The match will reportedly take place later this month, on December 23, 2023. By serving as the match official, Rebecca will become the first female referee to officiate in the English Premier League.


Rebecca Welch is currently believed to be single and unmarried, and there is hardly any information about her love life or past relationships.


Net Worth

Rebecca currently has an estimated net worth of around $200,000.

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