Meet Mary Fowler - Humble. Incredibly talented. And about to show the world just what she's made of on the world stage.
Rebel have worked with Mary to produce a four part docuseries that tells her amazing story.
Episode 1 (Video above)
HOW IT STARTED. From a very young age Mary Fowler was inspired by Australian Olympians to pursue her football dreams.
With a supportive family and a real passion for the game, she overcame many obstacles to become an important Australian player, and a great role model for young women.
THE JOURNEY. Mary Fowler not only plays for Australia, she also plays for Manchester City – a leading European club.
In this episode she talks about how she connects with nature to handle the high-pressure world of Women's Super League, the top tier of English women's football.
MY BODY. In this very candid and powerful episode, Mary talks openly about menstruation in relation to women’s sport.
While her club, Manchester City, is a very supportive environment, there is still a lot of work to do for everyone to have a better understanding of this important issue.
ADVERSITY, AN OPPORTUNITY. Mary opens up about the constant pressure and high expectations of being a professional football player, and how important it is to be yourself, rather than projecting an image.
We find out why Mary’s preparation off the pitch, is key to success on the pitch.