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Houriya Altaheri

Houriya Al Taheri is an Emirati sportsperson, FIFA coach and instructor, and businesswoman. She was the first female A-licenced coach in the GCC, the first female AFC instructor in the GCC, and is currently the Head Coach for the Women’s National Football Team. Houriya continues to pave the way for girls and women in her country to follow their dreams. Her biography, Becoming a Legend, tells the story of her relentless fight for women’s football in the Middle East.