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It's a sight that few would imagine in Cairo – an American football field full of Egyptian women. From humble beginnings in 2016 with only three teams, Egypt's all-female informal "flag football" league now has eight clubs vying for supremacy in the capital.The coach of another female team, the adventurously named Hell Hounds, is proud of his players.Egypt became a member of the International Federation of American Football in 2014 .Games have even been organized against teams in other countries. Last year, Cairo Warriors, another of the capital's teams, played a Moroccan outfit in a friendly, and early this year they took part in a tournament in the U.S.
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