18-year-old Jessminder "Jess" Bharma is infatuated with soccer but because she is female and Indian, her parents do not allow her to play. She spends her spare time playing in the park with her friends including her best friend, closet homosexual Tony. After seeing her skill, Tony recommends she try out for the local soccer team. On the team, she falls in love with a Gora named Joe. When their love becomes the motivation for Jess to keep playing, she and Joe decide to fly to America and get married but Jess must keep her soccer skill a secret to her parents.