When Hope Solo visited Portugal this past week for Web Summit 2017, it also gave her a chance to check in on the current state of women’s soccer.
Hope met with SJPF, the Portuguese Players Union, and learned about the unique challenges that female players face there.
Thank you SJPF, the Portuguese Players Union for the warm welcome and sharing the successes and challenges of building the women’s game in Portugal. We are at a tipping point and its players and leaders like you who will help prove quality, talent and value of women’s football worldwide. #FIFPRO #FIFA
In the course of her trip, Hope also had an unexpected meeting with one of her wrestling heroes.