Who’s the Woman Behind the 2011 Women’s World Cup?


Steffi Jones is a German soccer player (with dual American citizenship) who retired as a defender in December 2007. She scored nine goals in 111 caps for the German National Team between 1993 and 2007. She became president of the organisation committee of 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup shortly after her retirement. If you’d like to check out her website (and you speak German) go to http://www.steffi-jones.de/ .  Here are some pictures of Steffi getting inducted into the Hall of Freedom. http://www.zimbio.com/pictures/yOa91QVgVRS/Induction+Ceremony+Steffi+Jones+Hall+Freedom

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