Saudi Arabia to open the stadiums for women on Friday

Navya Beri
Last Updated: Jan 09 2018 17:48

The government announced that the sports stadiums in Saudi Arabia will be open to all the women on Friday where they will witness football matches for the very first time.

“The first match that women will be allowed to watch will be Al-Ahli versus Al-Batin on Friday, January 12,” the ministry of information said in a statement on Monday.

It said that the women would also be able to attend the second match on the following day and the third one on January 18.