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Selina Wagner interview: ‘Let’s get loud’ – Freiburg midfielder turns it back to the max

Courtesy of SC Freiburg

Courtesy of SC Freiburg

 

A two-time UEFA Women’s Champions League winner, former VfL Wolfsburg midfielder Selina Wagner has felt the glow of glory and the chill of desolate frustration in her career, but the volume is up again and the harmony feels right for the 26-year-old at SC Freiburg. Read more →

Dominique Janssen interview: Nederhop on the London beat for Gunners’ Dutch international

A helping of compatriot and continental company has smoothed the transition for Dominique Janssen since her Arsenal Ladies arrival last year, with a little corner of home in the team culture always there to turn to for the Dutch defender/midfielder. Read more →

Heath Pearce interview: ‘This should move ya!’ – Former U.S. defender kicking the same game under a future sound

 

Excelling enough during his career to earn 35 caps for the United States and three Major League Soccer All-Star selections, Heath Pearce also had more than a dose of versatility in his locker, whether in the backline or the DJ booth. The Californian may have strayed further from the penalty area these days, but as the man with more interests than most, post-playing life was never likely to leave him boxed in. Read more →

Isabella Echeverri interview: The rock that rolled to Rio – Colombia midfielder’s amor eterno

University of Toledo Athletics

University of Toledo Athletics

 

For Colombia’s Isabella Echeverri Restrepo, the last year and a half has been barely comprehensible, with the 22-year-old University of Toledo midfielder playing at both the FIFA Women’s World Cup and Olympic Games, as the stage that once existed only in her imagination suddenly beckoned her. Read more →

Maz Pacheco interview: Reds defender roaming with a homegrown harmony

Photo via Liverpool FC

Photo via Liverpool FC

 

Breaking through last year as Liverpool Ladies’ youngest debutant, England Under-19 Mayumi ‘Maz’ Pacheco has maintained her swift development this season, spending the past few months on loan with Doncaster Rovers Belles but all the while continuing to strike the notes in the name of the club she’s grown up bonded with. Read more →