Stéphanie Frappart will be first female ref to take charge of a major UEFA men's final

French referee Stephanie Frappart gestures during the FIFA Women's World Cup football final.

(CNN)Stéphanie Frappart will become the first woman to referee a major UEFA men's showpiece event when she takes charge of the UEFA Super Cup final between Liverpool and Chelsea later this month.

The French official is no stranger to the big stage, having