December 3, 2021



‘Time for action is now’ – Miedema and Evans join Common Goal movement

The Women’s Super League record goalscorer, Vivianne Miedema, and her accomplice, the Scotland global Lisa Evans, have turned into the most recent individuals from Common Goal by submitting 1% of their pay rates to supporting local area associations working with youngsters in circumstances of brutality and struggle all throughout the planet.

Stockpile’s Miedema, who is additionally the record goalscorer for the Netherlands, and Evans, a winger borrowed from the Gunners at West Ham, have joined in excess of 200 expert players and supervisors who have swore a level of their compensations to supporting football-centered charities.The couple were roused by their Arsenal clubmate Lotte Wubben-Moy to join the development dispatched when the Manchester United and Spain global Juan Mata turned into the main player to make the responsibility in 2017. Wubben-Moy joined in May.

They join people, for example, the Chelsea forward Pernille Harder, US World Cup victor Alex Morgan, Liverpool supervisor Jürgen Klopp, Juventus’ Paulo Dybala and previous Manchester United Women administrator Casey Stoney. 45% of the players who have upheld Common Goal are ladies.

Miedema, a longstanding ally of the foundation War Child, said: “I’m fortunate to be experiencing my fantasy and I feel the obligation to help other people experience theirs as well. I’m eager to join Common Goal and to have the option to truly scale the effect I can have off the field. I ask different partners, male and female, from club and nation, to join Common Goal. The ideal opportunity for activity is presently and it’s by functioning as group that we can make genuine change.”Evans, who has won association titles in Scotland, Germany and England and is the tenth Scottish player to join Common Goal, said: “Both Viv and I need to be the best players we can be, however we additionally need to be content and productive people off the pitch. Shared objective is the ideal stage to make change through football in a group, economical way.”

Shared objective’s CEO and fellow benefactor, Jürgen Griesbeck, said: “As indicated by last year’s Top 100 player list by the Guardian, the best two female players on the planet, Pernille Harder and presently Vivianne Miedema, are the two individuals from Common Goal. Indeed, 10% of the ladies on that rundown have joined the development.

“The comprehension of the requirement for cooperation, the inspiration to utilize the stage that football gives, and the ability to vow 1% of pay from such countless top female players, regardless of the tremendous imbalance that exists between pay rates in men’s football, is demonstration of their vision and obligation to make a move.”