As part of SBS's broadcast of the 2016 Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras, we spoke with members of the Newtown Breakaways Women's AFL team. Among them is Verna Leigh, a transgender player who reveals the importance of the team's support and the role sport has played in her life.

25 May 2016 - 1:47 PM  UPDATED 25 May 2016 - 2:52 PM