In the hype around a big tournament, it’s easy to build a narrative that begins and ends with a team’s biggest star. But the players who make or break a squad are often further down the depth chart. Their success or failure will dictate a team’s tournament. These are The Influencers.
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Fiona Brown, Scotland
Date of birth: 31 March 1995
Place of birth: Stirling, Scotland
Superpower: Tartan Power
While Kim Little remains the headline act for Scotland, Shelley Kerr’s squad is one brimming with talent — especially in the attack. Although people may already be familiar with Little’s heir apparent, Erin Cuthbert, after a breakout 2018-19 season with Chelsea — as well as Manchester City’s principal creator, Caroline Weir — there is far more to Scotland than just that trio.
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