Bibiana Steinhaus is a German football referee who is based in Langenhagen who was born on 24 March 1979 which makes her 38 by age. She is also police officer by profession. She is from Bad Lauterberg, West Germany. She referees for MTV Engelbostel Schulenburg of the Lower Saxony Football Association. Bibiana set an example for women’s as she was the first female referee in German professional football.
Name: Bibiana Steinhaus
Date of Birth: 24 March 1979
Age: 38 (in 2017)
Birthplace: Bad Lauterberg, West Germany
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Height: 1.81 m/5 feet 9 inches
Weight: 70 Kg
Profession: Female Referee
Net Worth: Approximately $2 Million
Knowing about her bio, there isn’t much personal information revealed about Bibiana Steinhaus. She holds a strong women personality as she was also police officer serving her country before being a referee. She is also the first women referee in German which proves she is headstrong women. According to her bio, she was grown up in Bad Lauterberg Germany. Steinhaus proved that family background does affect the child life. As Bibiana father was also a referee and was into football. This may be the driving force for Bibiana which had drawn her into the football too.
Talking about her relationship, in 2015 it was in the limelight that she was dating English referee Howard Webb. Webb is married with three children. He and his partner separated in 2016. The reason behind the separation maybe his affair with Bibiana. There is no any news about their relationship. Possibly they might be still dating and soon this relationship may be converted into marriage.
Before she was referee she German police officer by profession. Later she decided to follow his father footstep and then refereeing career started. She began her refereeing career in 1999. She was the referee of the club MTV Engelbostel. She began to officiate in the Regionalliga in 2001. Similarly, in the year 2003, she became the main referee for the 2003 DFB Pokal der Frauen Final. In 2007, she started refereeing in the men’s 2 which made her first female referee in German professional football. She was also chosen for the 2008 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup, 2010 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup and UEFA Women's Euro 2009.
In 2011 FIFA Women’s World cup she was also chosen and also chosen to officiate women’s football gold medal match in 2012. Steinhaus was also selected for the 2017 UEFA women’s Championship Champions League Final. May 2017 was one of the lucky days for Steinhaus as she was announced as a referee in the top level German men’s football, The Bundesliga for the 2017-18 season. This made a history that she was the first female referee in the league's history.
She officiated her first match on 10 September 2017 1-1 draw between Hertha BSC and Werder Bremen. According to some source, Bibiane Steinhaus net worth has been estimated $ 2 million. It is just based on cross data. Her actual net worth still to be revealed. She is also doing the Adidas product Endorsement.
Wiki and Facts:
There isn’t much information about her personal life and related information in the wiki. About her referee career, there is information on Wiki and IMDB sites. It seems like she isn’t active on many social media like Instagram. Maybe due to she holds a strong personality and focused on her games, she has no time to spend on social media and gossips. She has become an example for women’s around the world. Work doesn’t discriminate looking sexuality you must be headstrong, determined and toil for what you want. There is always a way and you can do what better than men. She also gained must respect from the peoples as she was the first female referee in men’s football. She did become the centre of attraction but she did her job well and left a message that no one can be judged based on the gender.