Yoshimi Yamashita ready for the World Cup stage

Yoshimi Yamashita is one of three World Cup referees FIFA has chosen to become the first women to officiate on football’s biggest stage, and she’s ready to show that she and other female referees belong in the world. male sports.

Understandably, barrier breaker Yamashita said she is feeling extra pressure as she prepares mentally and physically for the quadrennial soccer tournament which kicks off in the Middle Eastern country of Qatar in 80 days.

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