Lisa Zimouche: Freestyle footballer on her mission to nutmeg Beyonce

“I fell in love with how he played with the ball and I was like ‘Oh, I want to play,”” she told CNN Sport.

The 20-year-old French-Algerian has been immersed in the game ever since, first for PSG women’s team as a teenager and later in the developing world of freestyle football.

After deciding to take the bold leap into the more creative form, she practiced for up to three hours a day to perfect her tricks and flicks.

“I have this freedom to do whatever I want with the ball. I can play with music, I can play with my hands,” she said on her decision to pursue freestyling as a career.

“There is absolutely no rules, no boundaries.”

Playing in heels

Zimouche now travels the world, wowing fans across the planet with her outrageous set of skills and challenging herself against stars of the game such as Luiz Suarez and Jesse Lingard.

Even wearing heels she can embarrass her opponents.

“It’s very dangerous so I don’t do it often but I like playing in heels because it’s just something spicy. I just like to improve and try something new,” she added.

It’s not just football stars who have come up against Zimouche. Her craft has also allowed her to play against the likes of Usain Bolt, Drake and Odell Beckham Jr.

However, there is one particular star that’s high on her wish list.

“I would love to nutmeg Beyonce,” says a laughing Zimouche.

“I don’t know if she’s a fan of football but I would love…

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