What is the history of women's football in Spain?



What is the history of women’s football in Spain?

The first teams and the first informal women’s football competitions in Spain emerged in the 1970s, although they were not officially recognised by the Royal Spanish Football Federation until 1980, with the founding of the National Women’s Football Committee.

Why is Spain so good at football?

Spain, the country where football is a religion. The Spanish team is among the best in the world and comes with big stars and lots of potential, no matter the tournament. Here’s a quick recap of the players, vocab and traditions that make the team (and country!) tick.

What is the national sport of Spain?

Football ( fútbol ), or soccer, is Spain’s national sport and easily the country’s most important participant and spectator sport. Spanish football fans are among the most dedicated and fervent in Europe and are matched in their fanaticism only by the Italians.

What is the history of the Spain national football team?

The history of the Spain national football team dates back to the team’s formation and first ever international match in 1920. The Spain national football team has experienced a number of successes, most notably their victory at the 2010 FIFA World Cup .