April 20, 2021

Persepolis fan

Zeinab Sahafi, used to spend hours applying makeup, fake facial hair and a wig to disguise
herself as a boy, to enter football stadiums in Iran to watch her favorite team, Persepolis.
Women are banned from sports stadiums and eventually, the security forces arrested the 24
year-old Zeinab. She was forced to flee the Islamic Republic.