This is Kickin' Back, a podcast by The Equalizer. Women's soccer is filled with incredible personalities and untold stories. Since founding The Equalizer (equalizersoccer.com) in 2009, Jeff Kassouf has been telling those stories. On this podcast, he sits down one-on-one with personalities from across the game to discuss their journeys.
Kickin' Back with Sandra Herrera
CBS Sports writer Sandra Herrera joins Kickin' Back to talk about her coverage of the NWSL, the latest happenings in the league, and why there needs to be more respect for Liga MX Femenil and the quality of players from Mexico.
Kickin' Back with Alana Cook
Alana Cook helped PSG win its first French league title and end Lyon's 14-year run. Two days later, her permanent transfer to OL Reign was announced. Alana joins Kickin' Back from USWNT camp, where she is fighting for a spot in the Olympics. She discusses her journey and what's ahead.
Kickin' Back with Matt Peek
The NWSL has its first full, official set of trading cards in 2021 thanks to Parkside Collectibles. Matt Peek is COO and co-founder of Parkside. He walks us through the process of creating the cards and working with the league, which rare cards to look out for, and what's next in product development.
Kickin' Back with Danielle Slaton
Danielle Slaton joins Kickin' Back to discuss her role as one of NBC's Tokyo Olympics soccer analysts, how here TV presence is shaped by her playing days, the USWNT roster, and her love for Santa Clara.
Kickin' Back with Suzy Wrack
Suzy Wrack, The Guardian's ace women's soccer writer, joins the pod to discuss being at the UEFA Women's Champions League final, her approach to covering the sport, and the state of the game in England.
Kickin' Back with Shannon Boxx
Three-time Olympic Gold Medalist and World Cup Champion Shannon Boxx has become a fierce advocate for Lupus awareness, having won multiple medals with the U.S. women's national team while navigating her diagnosis. She discusses her journey with Lupus, her passion for equitable youth development, her playing career for club and country, diversity (or lack thereof) on the USWNT and much more on this week's episode of Kickin' Back
Interesting & Fun!
Thanks for hosting this pod, it’s exciting to hear these chats and hear from so many interesting people. Highly recommend!!!
Love this pod
Great interviews and content. A must listen
Loved the gallimore interview
As a millennial (non soccer player) woso fan, I really enjoyed hearing about Lesle’s work towards the growth of the game in college/youth girls sports. Shes clearly got such a wealth of experience and grounded insights.