It’s been a long way to the World Cup for Sara Doorsoun.

Her father is from Iran, her mother from Turkey, and the 27-year-old German had to begin her early days in football playing in a boys team.The German, born in Köln, explained to Onefootball that things have changed since she was growing up.“I started playing when I was three and 24 years ago it wasn’t like it is now,” Doorsoun laughs.