Saudi female football fans at UK match create social media buzz

The women were among thousands of fans who converged in West London to watch Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr play

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The rare sight of Saudi women football fans at a London stadium match between the kingdom’s supercup rivals al-Hilal and al-Nasr on Wednesday caused a buzz on social media.

The women were among thousands of fans who converged in West London to watch the rival clubs battle it out for the first time outside of the Gulf Arab Kingdom. Al-Hilal won against Al-Nasir by one goal.