Picked on for playing football with boys – now Darcy will lead out England


Seven-year-old Darcy, whose story was originally shared on Twitter by Anna Kessel, co-founder of Women in Football

The mum of a seven-year-old girl who has been picked on while playing boys’ football says the lack of respect she has received has been “baffling”.

Sarah Yarnold’s tweet about Darcy went viral after she said parents made “cruel comments” and opponents have refused to shake her hand.

After the story was shared on social media, England Women asked the youngster