Since she was 12 years old, Niamh McKevitt has been the only girl in the whole of England playing boys' football in her age-group.She has become used to the sarcastic remarks from sniggering opponents and their parents as she lines up to play, but by the time she's gone in for her first crunching tackle the laughing has usually stopped. By the end of the game her gender has invariably been forgotten - she is, quite simply, a very good footballer.Along the way, Niamh has fought the football authorities, schools and numerous ...

Playing With The Boys 2015, Vision Sports Publishing Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781909534384