"The Future is Female" proclaimed FIFA at a recent educational summit for women's soccer. The world recognizes that the trickle of interest in the women's game has turned into a torrent.
More and more countries are pouring money into women's soccer. This has run parallel, in no small part, to the enormous growth of sporting opportunities for women in the USA and, in particular, the rise of women's soccer.
This interview, with Scottish radio, outlines the global acknowledgment in the part the USA played in this remarkable cultural shift.