Role models empower girls to envision a future through sport.
Many kinds of sport, especially football, is seen as something for men. Women athletes, with our talent, and with our work, we show that sport that can be practised by both men and women.
The support of our fans is very important for us, because when we have the audience on our side, we have a better chance at succeeding. You are at a game and you see crowded grandstands, that gives you motivation. When you do an event and see that people have come to see you, that gives you motivation.
Media also makes a big difference. When it really wants to, it makes things happen.
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