As part of SBS's broadcast of the 2016 Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras, sbs spoke with the Newtown Breakaways Women's AFL team.

With a special interest in our very own, Verna Leigh, a transgender player who reveals the importance of the team's support.

And talks about the important role sport has played in her life with her journey thus far.

AFL Women’s coverage on Fox Footy to be spearheaded by first female AFL TV commentator Kelli Underwood!

Check out the piece at Fox Sports!