With the dust settled on France 2019, SportsPro breaks down the good, the bad and the great from the Women’s World Cup.
With the victory parades concluded and the first round of chat show appearances underway the aftermath of the 2019 Fifa Women’s World Cup has very much been entered.
Little over a week on from Alex Morgan and the US women’s national team (USWNT) lifting the trophy in Lyon the numbers have been crunched and the thoughts have been processed.
The tournament has set new records and created new perceptions. Here, SportsPro breaks down the impact of France 2019.
According to SportsPro’s official data partners Hookit, the US forward saw her social media following grow by more than 50 per cent. Of players with more than 1 million followers only Brazil star Marta exceeded that figure and that can largely be attributed to her viral passionate post-match interview after the defeat to France.