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Can I Kick it is a brand new podcast built on telling the stories of Black athletes, coaches, and owners that have impacted the game of soccer on and off the pitch. With all the wonderful footballers from Africa, Europe, The Caribbeans, and The Americas, it is shocking to see that no one has made a podcast dedicated to them. each episode breaks down the career path of each person and focuses on their impact. Follow the show on Twitter at @rivercity93 or on Instagram @rivercity93. And make sure to subscribe to the show on your favorite podcast service using the links in the audio player above. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/can-i-kick-it9/support

Can I Kick It Can I kick it

    • Soccer
    • 5.0, 12 Ratings

Can I Kick it is a brand new podcast built on telling the stories of Black athletes, coaches, and owners that have impacted the game of soccer on and off the pitch. With all the wonderful footballers from Africa, Europe, The Caribbeans, and The Americas, it is shocking to see that no one has made a podcast dedicated to them. each episode breaks down the career path of each person and focuses on their impact. Follow the show on Twitter at @rivercity93 or on Instagram @rivercity93. And make sure to subscribe to the show on your favorite podcast service using the links in the audio player above. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/can-i-kick-it9/support

    #9 Black Soccer Culture Round table

    #9 Black Soccer Culture Round table

    This episode of Can I kick it is brought to you by FTC UTD

    In this special episode, we are joined by members of For the Culture, Featherstone, Black Fires to discuss the going movement in black soccer culture. We cover what are some of the stumbling blocks in growing as well as what to look forward to. 

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    For The Culture- Camp Horizon; Soccer in the Streets 
    Black Fires- Sista Afya 
    Featherstone- YWCA Madison

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    Can I Kick it is a brand new podcast built on telling the stories of Black athletes, coaches, and owners that have impacted the game of soccer on and off the pitch. With all the wonderful footballers from Africa, Europe, The Caribbeans, and The Americas, it is shocking to see that no one has made a podcast dedicated to them. Each episode breaks down the career path of each person and focuses on their impact. Follow the show on Twitter at @rivercity93 or on Instagram @rivercity93. And make sure to subscribe to the show on your favorite podcast service using the links in the audio player above


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    • 1 hr 3 min
    #8 Gil Heron: The Pioneer

    #8 Gil Heron: The Pioneer

    Gil Heron is considered by some to be the pioneer of blacks playing in Europe. Having spent time at Celtic, Heron was an electrifying playing who dazzled crowds but was ahead of his time. This episode of "Can I Kick it", looks into the Life of Gil Heron and the path he sat forward for others 

    Sources: 


    Giles Heron: Played for Celtic, Father of musician by Frank Dell’Apa of the Boston Globe 

    The Gil Heron Story by BBC Caribbean
    Obituary: Gil Heron The Guardian
    Gil Heron: Soccer’s Jackie Robinson
    Stars and Stripes FC: Gil Heron
    Vice: Remembering Gil Heron




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     Can I Kick it is a brand new podcast built on telling the stories of Black athletes, coaches, and owners that have impacted the game of soccer on and off the pitch. With all the wonderful footballers from Africa, Europe, The Caribbeans, and The Americas, it is shocking to see that no one has made a podcast dedicated to them. Each episode breaks down the career path of each person and focuses on their impact. Follow the show on Twitter at @rivercity93 or on Instagram @rivercity93. And make sure to subscribe to the show on your favorite podcast service using the links in the audio player above


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    • 26 min
    #7 Interview with Donald Wine of Star and Stripes FC

    #7 Interview with Donald Wine of Star and Stripes FC

    On this episode of “Can I Kick It” we set down with Donald Wine to talk about all things soccer. We go over the growth of USNT, How BPFC will effect things going forward and much more. If you are interested in supporting further episodes of "Can I kick it" you can do so here at https://anchor.fm/can-i-kick-it9/support
    Can I Kick it is a brand new podcast built on telling the stories of Black athletes, coaches, and owners that have impacted the game of soccer on and off the pitch. With all the wonderful footballers from Africa, Europe, The Caribbeans, and The Americas, it is shocking to see that no one has made a podcast dedicated to them. each episode breaks down the career path of each person and focuses on their impact. Follow the show on Twitter at @rivercity93 or on Instagram @rivercity93. And make sure to subscribe to the show on your favorite podcast service using the links in the audio player above

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    • 48 min
    #6 Ian Wright: Do the "Wright" thing

    #6 Ian Wright: Do the "Wright" thing

    Is Ian Wright story one of redemption or one making it but never getting the credit that is due? With being one of the most outstanding strikers in Arsenal's storied history, Ian Wright has a storied career both on and off the pitch. In this episode of "Can I Kick it", the crew breaking down the storied career of Ian Wright from going to jail to the what-if of 1998. If you are interested in supporting further episodes of "Can I kick it" you can do so here at https://anchor.fm/can-i-kick-it9/support
    Sources:

    Premier League Player Profile


    Crystal Palace club profile

    Ian Wright International Appearances  

    Dennis Bergkamp & Ian Wright | Full Interview | "We felt like Arsenal could be champions."




    Can I Kick it is a brand new podcast built on telling the stories of Black athletes, coaches, and owners that have impacted the game of soccer on and off the pitch. With all the wonderful footballers from Africa, Europe, The Caribbeans, and The Americas, it is shocking to see that no one has made a podcast dedicated to them. each episode breaks down the career path of each person and focuses on their impact. Follow the show on Twitter at @rivercity93 or on Instagram @rivercity93. And make sure to subscribe to the show on your favorite podcast service using the links in the audio player above

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    • 1 hr
    #5 Crystal Dunn: Mrs. Versatility

    #5 Crystal Dunn: Mrs. Versatility

    What Happens when you mix a "Jordan-Like" dominate career with the versatility of swiss army knife, you get a player such as Crystal Dunn. On this episode of Can I Kick it, the crew goes over that amazing career of the USWNT and NC Courage. We examine how her ability to play anywhere matches her personality and how she one of the staples in growing the game of soccer. 
    Sources: 

    The Journey: Crystal Dunn 
    At left-back, Crystal Dunn is getting it right for USWNT at World Cup
    Black History Month: Versatile Crystal always gets it Dunn
    US Soccer player profile: Crystal Dunn 

        Can I Kick it is a brand new podcast built on telling the stories of Black athletes, coaches, and owners that have impacted the game of soccer on and off the pitch. With all the wonderful footballers from Africa, Europe, The Caribbeans, and The Americas, it is shocking to see that no one has made a podcast dedicated to them. each episode breaks down the career path of each person and focuses on their impact. Follow the show on Twitter at @rivercity93 or on Instagram @rivercity93. And make sure to subscribe to the show on your favorite podcast service using the links in the audio player above

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    • 35 min
    #4 Interview with Rod Underwood

    #4 Interview with Rod Underwood

    Today we bring you an extra-pod while The Crew has a sit-down interview with Mr. Rod Underwood. Rod Underwood is a very established coach in Us Soccer having sent time various coaching locations.  Can I Kick it is a brand new podcast built on telling the stories of Black athletes, coaches, and owners that have impacted the game of soccer on and off the pitch. With all the wonderful footballers from Africa, Europe, The Caribbeans, and The Americas, it is shocking to see that no one has made a podcast dedicated to them. each episode breaks down the career path of each person and focuses on their impact. Follow the show on Twitter at @rivercity93 or on Instagram @rivercity93. And make sure to subscribe to the show on your favorite podcast service using the links in the audio player above. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

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    • 53 min

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