In much of Turkey, playing soccer is something girls simply don’t do. But some women players are challenging the norms and taking to the field.
As Worldfocus correspondent Gizem Yarbil and producer Bryan Myers discovered, part of the resistance to women playing soccer is religious and part of it is cultural.
Also, explore an interactive feature and Q&A on women’s soccer around the world.
For more Worldfocus coverage of Turkey, visit our extended coverage page: Turkey between East and West.