About McSoccer for Girls
Are you passionate about girl’s and women’s football? I am.
I will post good stuff I find about the game in Scotland and around the world.
Hopefully, you will get in touch, let me know what what you are thinking and what I’ve missed.
- One person can make a difference. May we all continue to learn from Mandela's example and may he rest in peace. 3 years ago
- My dear friend and former teammate Kellie Young @KYlacrosse is being inducted into the Mount Holyoke College Hall of Fame. #proud#inspired 3 years ago
Author Archives: Jennifer Flueckiger
What is the price of following a sporting dream? For most it will be countless hours of hard work; single-minded, selfish, and lonely dedication to developing themselves to be the best player they can be; often sacrificing family, friends and even … Continue reading
I had a surprise last weekend. Right there in the middle of the BBC sports update was a story about the England Cricket Team — the women’s England Cricket Team. Not only were women playing cricket right there on my … Continue reading
Last week Glasgow Rangers Chief Executive Charles Green announced that he wanted sex equality in the game so much that he was willing to go to court to get it. Really? No, of course not. What Mr Green said was … Continue reading
I wanted a copy. I am sure it had never happened before while looking at someone else’s holiday snaps, but right there in the middle of the 689 of my sister-in-law’s shots from South Africa I saw an image that … Continue reading
“Yes,” she had a firm, almost defiant tone. “I’d really like to go.” This was not the usual “date” I went on with my mother-in-law. We’d been to games before—occasionally, as the family has Falkirk season tickets—but always flanked by the … Continue reading
Many would be forgiven for thinking that women’s football/soccer is a relatively new phenomenon. However, according to groundbreaking research conducted for the “First Ladies of Football” exhibition at the Scottish Football Museum in Glasgow, Europe’s first recorded women’s football game was … Continue reading
You’d think Iranian women players had enough going against them without FIFA adding to their troubles. Playing soccer/football has been impossible for many women in Iran since the Islamic Revolution of 1979 which brought in strict rules about the segregation … Continue reading