Sam has had a passion in football from a young age. She always used to be on the playground playing football with the boys. She started playing for MK Wanderers in 1999. Her debut game was an FA Cup game, and she was delighted to have scored a goal.
As a Muslim women player she has faced some challenges, but her family have been very supportive of her playing football. She moved to Dubai in 2016 and became a football coach for a while. She now plays for MK United.