BBC Sport - Genoveva Anonma: Footballer had to strip to prove gender

'I had to strip to show I'm not man'

Equatorial Guinea forward Genoveva Anonma recalls having to strip naked to prove her gender after starring at the 2008 African Women's Championship.

The 27-year-old scored the winning goal on home soil as her team beat South Africa 2-1 to became the first country other than Nigeria to win the tournament,

Her energetic and powerful performances prompted rival teams to accuse her of being a man and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) asked the tournament's top scorer to take her clothes off to establish her gender.

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