On this day, 11th October, in 2005, football star George Weah ran for the office of president of Liberia.
As the UEFA 2020 European Championships got pushed ahead one year, we provide you with a 365-day #onthisday series of posts to help all fans out there to go back in time, think, and reflect.
Organiser for gender equality through sports.
Today, 29 September, is the day on which French female football pioneer Carmen Pomiès was born in 1900 and passed away in 1982.
Pioneer as the first Roma footballer in England’s national team.
Captain of a pioneering Italian football team in 1933.
Selected to play for England in 1925, but discriminated away.
Playing with strength, forgotten and rediscovered as a pioneer.
From female football star of the 1920’s to a memory icon.
Player who set out a path for the development of football.