The Saudi Football Association (STAFF) introduces a women s league. As the Staff announced on Saturday, the first season should start with 16 teams on November 22nd. The founding of its own championship is part of a concept to support women s football in Saudi Arabia. women footballs driving women were and are still frowned in the kingdom. The introduction of a women s league is an important moment for the association, Staff president Yasser Alisha said. The teams will meet in regional leagues and two phases. The best teams qualify for the final round scheduled for the beginning of the next year.