Women's World Football Show

Women's World Football Show

Women's World Football Show is dedicated to delivering the latest news and information on women's football from every corner of the world. Many of the most popular soccer players, coaches and influencers discuss their lives, passions and football journeys.


March 23, 2024 53 mins
On Episode 226 of Women's World Football Show, we feature an exclusive interview with Matt Peek, co-founder of Parkside Trading Cards, as he shares the inspiring story behind the NWSL trading cards. Discover how these cards are empowering players and captivating fans young and old. (15')

Tune in to learn:
  • The journey of Parkside Trading Cards and their mission to highlight the talent in the NWSL.
  • How NWSL trading cards are revo...
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  • Exclusive soundbites from the top NWSL college draft, providing a sneak peek into the future stars of women's soccer.
  • Extended interview with Washington Spirit draft pick Croix Bethune
  • In-depth interview with Ju'Riese Colon, CEO of the US Center for SafeSport, shedding light on the importance of safety and inclusivity in the world of sports.
  • A conversation with Michelle Huitinik, co-host of the Simply Soccer podcast, offering uniq...
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January 10, 2024 41 mins
On this episode, we welcome coaching legend Becky Burleigh, renowned for her unparalleled 31-year coaching career, including a remarkable 27-year tenure as head coach at the University of Florida women’s soccer team.

Coach Burleigh shares her extensive insights into high-performance coaching, leadership strategies, and the game-changing moments that shaped her remarkable career. Don’t miss this engaging discussion packed with invalu...
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Coach Amanda Evans, chair of United Soccer Coaches and founder of MomsWhoCoach, shares invaluable insights on the upcoming United Soccer Coaches Convention in January 2024.

Plus, hear from Angel City FC’s newest defender Gisele Thompson addressing the media after her signing. We also hear from Angel City GM Angela Hucles Mangano talk about the exciting young star, what the addition means to the team, and more.

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As we see an end to 2023, we also say goodbye to a few of our favorite players who have announced their retirements – Megan Rapinoe, Ali Krieger, Christine Sinclair, and Julie Ertz. In this episode, we hear from these iconic players as they look back on their careers and the legacies they leave.

We also hear from Lauren Barnes as she shares her thoughts on longtime friend and teammate Megan Rapinoe – Get out the tissues!!

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August 24, 2023 34 mins
In the summer of 2021, the world watched in disbelief as the Taliban took control of Afghanistan. Among the countless lives forever altered by this tragic turn of events, a group of young women footballers from the U18 Afghanistan National Women’s Football Team found themselves facing a perilous crossroads.

Faced with an unthinkable choice – surrender their dreams and their freedoms, or undertake a daring escape from their homeland ...
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In this special episode, we reflect on the pivotal 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup with soundbites with a little help from our friends including Olga Carmona, Sam Kerr, Caitlin Foord, Katrina Gorry, Alex Chidiac, Tony Gustavsson, Millie Bright, Mary Earps, Georgia Stanway, Beth England, and Sarina Wiegman.

Time Stamps:
Sam Kerr - 13’
Olga Carmona - 20’
Caitlin Foord - 22
Katrina Gorry - 23:30’
Alex Chidiac - 25’
Tony Gustavsson - 29’
Millie Br...
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On this episode, we welcome Jean Duffy, author of the new book "Soccer Grannies – South African Women Who Inspire the World"; and Rebecca "Beka" Ntsanwisi, the founder of the Soccer Grannies and humanitarian.

Jean Duffy is a soccer-playing mom and nonfiction writer who has been published in the Boston Globe, the Concord Monitor, the Packingtown Review, the Somerville Journal, the Stamford Advocate, and WBUR Cognoscenti. Jean shares ...
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June 5, 2023 40 mins
On this episode, we welcome Scotland Women's National Team striker, now playing at Angel City FC Claire Emslie. We also hear from Angel City FC head coach Freya Coombe.

Life is surprising. The choices we make and opportunities that come our way can be life-altering. Claire Emslie is here to share her football journey with us - from a small town in Scotland to the USA to England to the World Cup and back to the USA - it's been a wil...
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On this episode, we welcome Jamaica Women’s National Team goalkeeper and featured guest Sydney Schneider. We also hear from New Zealand Women's National Team captain Ali Riley.

On this episode, we welcome fan-favorite goalkeeper Sydney Schneider! Listen in as Sydney shares her football journey, her experience as the go-to goalkeeper for everyone’s favorite underdog team, Jamaica Women’s National Team, and her experience playing for...
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On this episode, we welcome former Arizona State University star and current Washington Spirit rookie Nicole Douglas. We also hear from Spirit Head Coach Mark Parsons talking about Nicole and her role on the team.

And While we're looking into the future of women’s soccer, we examine a new report by Women's Sports Foundation Head of Research Karen Issokson-Silver.

During her time at Arizona State University, Nicole Douglas turned hea...
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April 8, 2023 61 mins
How do we measure success? If we want to look at long-term personal success, we can look no further than this episode’s featured guest Leslie Osborne. And to add to her many successes, she is now part owner of the NWSL’s newest team in Northern California. The former USWNT midfielder brings a lifetime of knowledge to the league, as a world-class footballer, business owner, broadcaster, entrepreneur, and mom of three young girls.

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March 27, 2023 63 mins
How are lower division teams in Europe existing in the wake of the big-money, big-brand teams? A new women’s team in the south of Spain called PFC Málaga FC is currently in the 5th division of Liga F in Spain and is changing the model of how small regional teams operate. And they’re winning!

We talk with 25-year-old striker Leire Beitia as she shares her inspirational journey growing up in Spain and playing collegiate soccer in the ...
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What’s happening in Texas? From cranking out young new talent to hosting the world’s largest girls soccer tournament, Texas is on the women’s soccer map! Join us for an exclusive interview with San Diego Wave FC (and Texas native) Jaedyn Shaw.

Jaedyn shares her “unconventional” football journey, her thoughts on playing for the Wave, her future, and more! We’ll also hear from Jaedyn’s head coach at the Wave, Casey Stoney on her “non...
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It’s a very international show, featuring Racing Louisville FC and Northern Ireland defender Rebecca Holloway.

We also take a look at the Canada Women’s National Team's fight for equality and its effect on the players at the national team level and club levels.

A look at recent friendly tournaments Cup of Nations, SheBelieves Cup, Arnold Clarke Cup, and the Women’s World Cup Playoffs.

We also hear from Racing Louisville FC Head Coach...
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We embark into 2023, we’re using soccer to find our superpowers! Listen in as we chat with best-selling author and photographer Kate T. Parker. Her books “Strong is the New Pretty - A Celebration of Girls Being Themselves” and “Play Like a Girl - Life Lessons from the Soccer Field” are changing the narratives of how young girls see themselves through sport. We also hear from the newest member of NJ/NY Gotham FC and USWNT forward Ly...
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December 27, 2022 63 mins
It’s the last show the 2022 and we’re dialing it back to 1985 with special guest founding member of the USWNT goalkeeper Ruth Harker. The St. Louis Soccer Hall of Famer stops by to share her experiences as one of the first goalkeepers in USWNT history. If you’re interested in learning more about the history of the women’s game here in the US, this episode is for you!

As former guest Julie Foudy says, “it’s important to understand th...
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November 28, 2022 57 mins
Women's World Football Show, Episode 209 – Julie Foudy, legendary USWNT midfielder and Sports Broadcaster

We’re exploring the USWNT’s history and cultural impact on society with USWNT legend Julie Foudy! It's a special show looking at the team like we’ve never looked at it before through the pages of the newly released coffee table book Pride of a Nation by Gwendolyn Oxenham.

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Former USWNT midfielder, 2-time Women’s World ...
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Women's World Football Show, Episode 208 – Managing Director of Women’s Independent Soccer League Lynn Berling-Manuel; Soundbites from USWNT captain Becky Sauerbrunn

There’s something new in the air of women’s football.. Can you feel it? New policies, new procedures, new teams, new ownerships, new tournaments, new leagues… A group of individuals made up of players, former players, administrators, advocates and allies turning the tid...
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Women's World Football Show, Episode 207 – Sofia Jakobsson, Sweden and San Diego FC forward; From San Diego Wave Casey Stoney, Alex Morgan, Jaedyn Shaw

Sweden international and San Diego Wave FC striker Sofia Jakobsson stops by to share her football story and it’s a good one!

As one of the game’s most experienced players, Sofia has played in leagues all over the world, including Sweden, England, Germany, France, and Russia. Now, she...
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