Streetwear retail staple size? are officially sponsoring Newground United, a grassroots women’s football team based in Manchester.
Established in 2021, Newground United exist to create a welcoming space for players of all gender identities and skill levels.
The team plays in the Alternative Football League, an inclusive league set up by Manchester Laces’ founder Helen Hardy, dedicated to creating a safe environment for women, non-binary and trans players across Greater Manchester.
Women’s grassroots football has increased in popularity in recent years, and the demand for the sense of community and inclusivity it provides – especially to underrepresented groups – has resulted in new teams being formed across the country.
size?’s new sponsorship of Newground United provides the small team with a huge platform to share important stories both on and off the pitch, whilst also continuing to popularise women’s football from the ground up.