Why are so many female footballers suffering ACL injuries?

Star players from several nations are out

“Two days later it was confirmed – another of the world’s best female players had suffered an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury, regarded as one of the worst injuries to have as a footballer.”

Why have more than 25 top women’s footballers torn their ACLs in the last 12 months? Upward of 25 footballers in top women’s competitions around the world have torn their ACLs in the last 12 months. Star players from several nations are out.

SOCIAL MEDIA AND ACL INJURIES BY WOMAN SOCCER PLAYERS 

Alexia Putellas

Alexia Putellas who missed last summer’s UEFA Women’s Euro finals, going down with an ACL i