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Isabelle Linden interview: ‘Oh what a feeling, when we’re dancing *through* the ceiling!’ – Bella and the German roof-raisers

 

Taking her club football overseas for the first time in 2016, Birmingham City’s German forward Isabelle Linden has come to appreciate both the beauty and illusion the game holds. As she looks forward at recapturing the kind of form that took her to Euro 2013, she can think back to that tournament with a smile at how Germany were too much for the opposition, as well as the construction! Read more →

Lydia Williams interview: Keeper of the Matildas’ magic keys – Sounds like team spirit to Australia’s number one

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The sunniest of personalities, the last warrior at the defensive gates and an eternal team DJ, Australia goalkeeper Lydia Williams has been at the heart of the anthem-worthy moments for the Matildas in recent times, adding a few more notes of nostalgia to her life’s playlist. Read more →

Abby Erceg interview: Ferns captain bound by the beauty of the beat

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A Championship-winning captain this year with the Western New York Flash, New Zealand skipper Abby Erceg has led a cultivated soccer life up to now, taking elements and lessons from each country her career has so far encompassed, and finding just the right chords to her soul’s song in the process. Read more →

Simone Boye interview: Strength in every stride – Denmark defender keeps it true to the track

Photo courtesy of Brøndby IF

Photo courtesy of Brøndby IF

 

When the way ahead didn’t always seem so clear, Brøndby IF defender Simone Boye Sørensen kept faith in her guiding rhythm, and with even brighter times now on the horizon for the Danish international, she certainly hasn’t stepped out of sync. Read more →

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 →