The 1993 UEFA Women's Championship, also referred to as Women's Euro 1993 was a football tournament that happened between 1991 and 1993 (with the qualifying round). The final games was held in Italy. The UEFA Women's Championship is a regular tournament involving European national teams from countries affiliated to UEFA, the European governing body, who have qualified for the competition. The competition aims to determine which national women's team is the best in Europe.
|UEFA Women's Euro 1993|
|Campionato europeo di calcio femminile 1993|
|Dates||29 June – 4 July|
|Venue(s)||4 (in 4 host cities)|
|Champions||Norway (2nd title)|
|Goals scored||8 (2 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| Susan Mackensie |
|Best player(s)||Hege Riise|
In the qualifying round, 23 teams divided into 8 groups (all of 3 teams, except 1 which had two) and the winner of each group would be qualified into the quarter-finals of the Competition. Then teams played a 2-leg knockout round. In the semifinals and final, only one game would be played and the winner of the final would be proclaimed the Champion. The losers of the semifinals would play a Third Place playoff game.
For a list of all squads that played in the final tournament, see 1993 UEFA Women's Championship squads
|A. Nymark Andersen 63'||DBU Report (in Danish)
NFF Report (in Norwegian)
|Morace 63'||DFB Report (in German)
FIGC Report (in Italian)
|Meinert 31'||DBU Report (in Danish)
DFB Report (in German)
|Mackensie 10', 42'
|NFF Report (in Norwegian)
FIGC Report (in Italian)
|Women's Euro 1993 Champions|
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Two long-side stands:
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Players marked (c) were named as captain for their national squad.