Capitals

Capitals

Fatima Al Ali is showing that not only is hockey for everyone, but selfies are too.

The hockey phenom from UAE was on hand Thursday for the Caps game against the Detroit Red Wings. As part of Hockey is for Everyone month, she had the honor of dropping the puck for the ceremonial puck drop. And she took advantage.

After dropping the puck for captains Alex Ovechkin and Henrik Zetterberg, Al Ali got out her phone and asked for a quick selfie.

When asked when she got the idea Al Ali said, "I had it all the time. I was like, can I do it or not? It's just an idea and I'm happy it worked."

RELATED: Prospect report: Hershey looks to rebound from rough January