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Stephanie Catley interview: ‘Now I’m coming home again’ – The Victory leg of the tour for Melbourne captain

 

After new surroundings and expectations this year with the Portland Thorns, Australian left-back Steph Catley is back to captain W-League champions Melbourne Victory once again, returning home with a different tempo to bring to an already tantalising team dynamic. Read more →

Jordan Angeli interview: Spirit midfielder finds ‘what dreams may come’

Photo: Christopher Colvin / CP Colvin Photography

Photo: Christopher Colvin / CP Colvin Photography

 

There were more than a few smiles in the women’s game as Washington Spirit midfielder Jordan Angeli returned to top-level play in 2014, with three years of soul-searching bringing her a new perspective, but taking nothing away from a desire that has so far proved infallible. Read more →

Florent Sinama-Pongolle interview: New horizons but the rhythm never stops for Fire forward

Photo: Chicago Fire Soccer

Photo: Chicago Fire Soccer

 

A Champions League winner with Liverpool and capped by France, Chicago Fire forward Florent Sinama-Pongolle has ventured further than most in football, and with music a fundamental fibre in who he is, it has remained with him for each new beginning. Read more →

SoccerGrlProbs interview (Part Two): ‘Something like a phenomenon’ – Ice baths, autographs and aspirations

SoccerGrlProbs (from left to right): Alanna Locast, Carly Beyar, and Shannon Fay.

SoccerGrlProbs (from left to right): Alanna Locast, Carly Beyar, and Shannon Fay.

 

For its many ups and downs, the life of a soccer player is wonderfully unique, and SoccerGrlProbs trio Alanna Locast, Carly Beyar and Shannon Fay might just have stumbled upon yet another way to branch out from it in style. Read more →

SoccerGrlProbs interview (Part One): A love less ordinary – The soundtrack to The Soccer Girl Story

SoccerGrlProbs, from left to right: Carly Beyar, Shannon Fay, and Alanna Locast.

SoccerGrlProbs, from left to right: Carly Beyar, Shannon Fay, and Alanna Locast.

 

From social media beginnings, Alanna Locast, Carly Beyar and Shannon Fay grew their own women’s soccer brand and community, with fans from far and wide captivated by Soccer Girl Problems, and like many great stories, music has often marked the moment in this one. Read more →