Bala Devi becomes first Indian woman footballer to score in Europe
Star footballer Bala Devi became the first Indian woman to score in a professional league in Europe when she netted for the Rangers FC in a 9-0 decimation of Motherwell FC in the Scottish Women’s Premier League.
Bala scored the Rangers' ninth goal in the 85th minute after coming off the bench in the 65th minute. Bala latched on to a through ball from midfield and slotted the ball low into the net to register her name on the scoresheet.
Kirsty Howat and Lizzie Arnot scored a hat-trick each while Megan Bell and Daina Bourma were also on target.