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Kuwaiti MPs argue over women's football team
Aseel Al Awadhi, one of the four women elected to the parliament in a historic breakthrough last year, said that women had the right to be engaged in competitive sports.
- By Habib Toumi, Bahrain Bureau Chief
- Published: 12:53 February 23, 2010
- Despite criticism from officials, women's football is gaining ground in the Gulf, mainly in Bahrain, UAE and Kuwait.
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