Women’s soccer gear in demand after historic England win

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Reuters UK

By Richa Naidu LONDON (Reuters) – Weekly sales of women’s soccer gear have tripled since the start of the women’s European Championship that ended Sunday with an historic England win, according to retailer Fanatics Inc, which sold official merchandise for the tournament. The spike in sales demonstrates the growing appeal of the women’s sportswear market, as social barriers are broken and participation levels increase. The previous England senior team success was the men’s side winning the World Cup in 1966, at a time when women’s football was banned in the country. An extra-time goal from Engl…

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