Host Cities // Doetinchem

Doetinchem is a city located in the centre of ‘Achterhoek’, a region in the eastern part of the Netherlands and part of the Province of Gelderland. Doetinchem is a green city with a warm and welcoming city centre featuring many exciting activities during the summer and winter months. Would you like to know what you can do in Doetinchem? Then check our website:

Doetinchem is also the capital of the Achterhoek region. With its attractive green landscapes, there is plenty to see and do in Achterhoek. We invite you to come and explore it! For more information, please see: or

Doetinchem is a host city for the European Championships/UEFA Women's EURO 2017. The whole Province of Gelderland is proud to participate and support the Dutch women’s team and welcomes all national teams that have qualified.

Would you like more information about the Province of Gelderland, Doetinchem and the Achterhoek? Look at the various activities on

Four group matches and a quarter-final will be played in Doetinchem. Group matches are scheduled for Sunday July 16, Wednesday July 19, Saturday July 22 and Tuesday July 25. The quarter-finals will be played on Saturday 29th of July 2017. Please look at the match schedule for an overview of all matches.

The WEURO 2017 program:

July 16: Denmark - Belgium (poule A) 

July 19: Spain - Portugal (poule D) 

July 22: Iceland - Switzerland (poule C) 

July 25: Sweden - Italy (poule B) 

July 29: Quarter final (winner group A - runner up group B) buy tickets

Find out which WEURO 2017 corporate hospitality packages are available at Vijverberg by using the direct link to the corporate Hospitality flyer.






Stadium de Vijverberg

The Vijverberg Stadium is the home ground for Doetinchem’s professional football club De Graafschap BV and is very well known in the Netherlands. The stadium was built on 4th September 1954 and has a seating capacity of 12,600 as well as modern amenities. The Vijverberg Stadium is unique because of the special atmosphere with the public and its great location; it is located on the outskirts of the city, right next to the woods.

Address: Lijsterbeslaan 101-A, 7004 GN Doetinchem. Website: