"You are fighting everyone in this country who thinks girls can never match up to men, cannot hold a job as well as a man, cannot make decisions like men. You are fighting each fool who has forgotten that if a girl has given life to him, she can do anything. Anything."
Kabir Khan is a man who overcomes the problems in life without being skeptical and disturbed. When he decides to take on the mammoth task of making a winning team of the National Indian Women´s Hockey team, he is not an outsider. On the contrary - Kabir Khan is a former hockey player who was disgraced and discarded from the team during a World Cup match against Pakistan in which he misses a poignant deciding goal. Now he approaches to be the coach of a rag-tag bunch of girls as a challenge to overcome his failure and the obstacles that stopped him from taking India to the top league in the field of Hockey. His challenge is to reshape a team that had forgotten what the word “team” actually means and instill the virtue of belief. A belief in realizing that if you want, you can do it,:
“Take a stand/ now or never/ choose a high/ leave your mark/
now or never/ kill doubt/ stand for something/
prove something/ make waves/ never say die/
live your dream/ conquer your fears/ take a ristk […]”
[the rest of the song/lyrics can be found here / more about the movie here]