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.
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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.