The wonderful team of girls who play for Playas de Calvia. | Phoenix Media Mallorca
It seems quite timely to be sitting in the stands looking at a group of girls kicking footballs to each other on a pitch in Magalluf. But as anyone who has been supporting women’s football will know, it’s not been an overnight sensation, but a slow and steady build up to the point where it’s at now. Leon Blakely recognised a gap in Calvia almost three years ago and is part of the grassroots movement to encourage more girls to play the “beautiful game”.