It's from outside, but the problem for us as a sport club is that the better players don't dare to move up among the best, which is a huge problem for us. An example can be shown in the next quote from an interview with an representative from the Norwegian Handball Federation. The latter two friendlies featured the largest roster turnover of Ellis's tenure as she brought in 11 uncapped players, started or played 6 of them, and left several regular players out of camp. The lesbian label is used to define the boundaries of acceptable female behavior in a patriarchal culture. The development of women's sport has been dramatic during the last 20 years. This seems to take place independently of the players own sexual identity. Jillian Anne Ellis .
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Sexual Stereotypes in Sport - Experiences of Female Soccer Players