Some Marley news, Part 2: Cedella Marley kicks off new women’s football initiative with international friendly between Jamaica and Costa Rica

Petchary's Blog

I get excited about football. OurReggae Girlzare doing very well, although they don’t get the support they deserve. So, enormous gratitude goes out to Cedella Marley, who has been championing the Jamaica women’s team for years and is not only a huge morale-booster but also helping to raise the profile of the team. I was thrilled to see that our awesome striker, Khadija “Bunny” Shaw, is making waves in the UK now, as a prominent goalscorer for the Women’s Super League team, Manchester City. Having scored in her debut match, Bunny scored a hat-trickjust last week in the Women’s FA Cup. (By the way, the leaders in the Women’s Super League happen to be Arsenal Women – I am a fanatical Arsenal supporter).

Striker Khadija “Bunny” Shaw

But I digress. Let me tell you about the Inaugural “Football Is Freedom” fundraising match between the national women’s teams…

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