The incredible true story of the best Scottish footballer of all time
- Rose Reilly.
Based on real life, Rose tells the funny, poignant and inspiring story
of an underdog, working-class teenager from Ayrshire who refused to
play by society’s sexist rules, and who overcame every possible
obstacle to make her dream of being a professional footballer come
With women’s football banned in Scotland, 17-year-old Rose left her
home and family to play first in France then Italy. She played for the
Italian national side, helping them win the Mundialito Femminile
(precursor to the Women’s World Cup) and was subsequently voted the
best female footballer in the world.