As the Lionesses played in the World Cup Final, this tournament showed how women’s football tackles homelessness
The all-female Street Soccer Nations Cup brought together women experiencing homelessness from across eight nations as the spotlight turned t women’s football across the globe.
Fara Williams: ‘I was living in hostels for seven years – football saved me’
England’s most capped footballer Fara Williams competed at the top level while experiencing homelessness – after learning the game in the football cages on her estate
England legend Fara Williams: ‘Young girls can dream of being a professional footballer now’
But, as the Lionesses World Cup campaign kicks off, England’s most capped player Fara Williams says work is needed to grow the women’s game