Arsenal Ladies player Casey Stoney has admitted people questioned whether she was a girl when she was growing up because of her ability on a football pitch.
The 34-year-old defender, who has 118 caps for England, suffered from bullying throughout her time at school because of her choices but reveals her male team-mates were always supportive.
"It was really hard. From the age of 10 onwards (when I started playing more), it was really difficult," she said.
"You had the door shut in your face at most...