Attacking Third: A CBS Sports Soccer Podcast

A soccer podcast from CBS Sports covering the NWSL, US Women's National Team and more. Attacking Third will bring you insider analysis, commentary, preview & recaps while tackling the biggest news stories from the sport you love. Hosts Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome a rotating cast of guests from former and current players for interviews and analysis. This is your podcast for the latest news and stories from the world of soccer.

Attacking Third: A CBS Sports Soccer Podcast

A soccer podcast from CBS Sports covering the NWSL, US Women's National Team and more. Attacking Third will bring you insider analysis, commentary, preview & recaps while tackling the biggest news stories from the sport you love. Hosts Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome a rotating cast of guests from former and current players for interviews and analysis. This is your podcast for the latest news and stories from the world of soccer.

Most Recent Episode

  • USWNT vs England Preview: World Champions vs European Champions | The latest in the Yates Investigation Results (Soccer 10/6)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman preview one of the biggest US friendlies this year, the USWNT vs England. First, Sandra and Lisa run through the latest in the Sally Q. Yates Investigation results and what the individual NWSL clubs' statements have read. They discuss with Mallory Pugh and Alex Morgan missing, who will start in the front line. Plus, without Taylor Kornieck, Vlatko adding in Jaelin Howell. Full preview, picks and prediction.

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    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


    For more soccer coverage from CBS Sports, visit https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/

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Episodes of This Show

  • US Soccer and NWSL failed to protect the players from abuse: The results from Sally Yates' investigation (Soccer 10/4)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman react to the latest news with the results of the year-long independent investigation by Sally Yates into the systemic abuse in NWSL and US Soccer. They discuss they results of the investigation, the key findings by Yates as well as the recommendation to correct years of systemic issues. The full document is public and details interviews, reports and more. If you chose to read the document, Attacking Third wants to remind you to put your mental and emotional state first, take a break, and talk to someone if you need. We thank the players who courageously spoke out and are thinking of all those affected.

    Content warning: This episode discusses sensitive topics including sexual, verbal, emotional abuse of adults and youths.

    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


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  • NWSL PLAYOFF PICTURE IS SET: OL Reign wins NWSL Shield | NWSL Weekend Recap (Soccer 10/3)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the weekend NWSL slate. OL Reign win the NWSL Shield for the first time under Laura Harvey since 2015, pumping Portland Thorns to the second spot. Plus, a late-Sunday Chicago Red Stars vs Angel City match determined the final playoff spot would go to the Red Stars. Despite missing the final regular season game for San Diego due to injury, Alex Morgan wins the Golden Boot with 15 goals. Full recap, analysis and more.


    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


    For more soccer coverage from CBS Sports, visit https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/

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  • NWSL Weekend Preview: NWSL Shield Race comes down to the final weekend of the Regular Season (9/30)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman preview the weekend slate of NWSL games. It’s the final weekend of the regular season and 2 playoff spots are still up for grabs between 4 teams. Portland Thorns, OL Reign, Kansas City and San Diego have clinched playoff spots but Houston Dash, North Carolina Courage, Chicago Red Stars and Angel City are still in the hunt. Plus, will Portland Thorns or OL Reign win the NWSL Shield? Full preview with picks and predictions.


    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


    For more soccer coverage from CBS Sports, visit https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/

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  • USWNT Roster Drop Reaction: Biggest Names Missing from the USA Roster for October Friendlies (Soccer 9/29)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman react LIVE to the latest USWNT roster drop for the October friendlies vs England and Spain. They discuss the names USA Head Coach Vlatko Andonovski called up as well as the biggest names missing from the roster.


    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


    For more soccer coverage from CBS Sports, visit https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/

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  • News & Notes: Spain National Team Players Resignation Update | San Diego Bans Fan | WSL Preview (Soccer 9/28)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman sit down to talk about the latest around the world in women's sports. They discuss the latest news out of Racing Louisville and Danish forward Nadia Nadim tearing her ACL and starting recovery for the second time in just over a year. Plus, they discuss the latest in with the Spain National Team and if the friendly in October with the USWNT will be played. Also, with midweek WSL games, they drop their picks and predictions!


    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


    For more soccer coverage from CBS Sports, visit https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/

    To hear more from the CBS Sports Podcast Network, visit https://www.cbssports.com/podcasts/

  • NWSL Updated Playoff Picture after Week 20 | NWSL Weekend Recap (Soccer 9/26)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the weekend slate of NWSL matches. They discuss the latest in the Playoff Picture for the NWSL including the teams that have clinched a playoff spot - OL Reign and Portland Thorns, Kansas City and San Diego Wave. They discuss playoff implications moving forward and what this means especially for teams sitting outside the playoff bubble.



    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


    For more soccer coverage from CBS Sports, visit https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/

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  • Weekend Preview and Midweek Recap: The playoff picture is getting a little sharper (Soccer 09/22)

    Sandra Herrera and Lori Lindsay get you prepped for a lively weekend of NWSL and Super League games


    (02:48) - Midweek games recap

    (26:11) - Weekend preview


    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird@SandHerrera_@LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


    For more soccer coverage from CBS Sports, visit https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/

    To hear more from the CBS Sports Podcast Network, visit https://www.cbssports.com/podcasts/

  • News and Notes: Midweek NWSL Preview: Rooting for the chaos! | Chicago Red Stars & Wolfsburg partner up (Soccer 9/14)

    Sandra Herrera and Lori Lindsey run through the latest news and notes around the world of women's soccer including Vanessa Gilles' surprise loan move to Olympique Lyon and the newly-formed "strategic alliance" between the Chicago Red Stars and Wolfsburg. Plus, as the NWSL season winds down, there are four tantalizing midweek games to preview.

    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird@SandHerrera_@LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


    For more soccer coverage from CBS Sports, visit https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/

    To hear more from the CBS Sports Podcast Network, visit https://www.cbssports.com/podcasts/

  • Weekend Recap: NWSL Playoffs become a little bit clearer + two big upsets in WSL (Soccer 9/20)

    Sandra Herrera and Lori Lindsay recap a rousing weekend slate of games. Washington's playoff hopes dim a little bit while a few others shine. Plus Liverpool opens up WSL play with a stunner against Chelsea.


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    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird@SandHerrera_@LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


    For more soccer coverage from CBS Sports, visit https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/

    To hear more from the CBS Sports Podcast Network, visit https://www.cbssports.com/podcasts/

  • Weekend Preview: NWSL playoff implications on the line + WSL finally kicks off (Soccer 9/16)

    Sandra Herrera and Lori Lindsey preview the weekend slate of games. Across the NWSL, the playoff race is tighter than ever with only 3 matchdays left before the postseason. Kansas City looks to stay at the top while mid-table teams look to climb the standings. Also, the Women's Super League is back after the opening weekend fixtures being postponed due to the passing of the Queen.


    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


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  • News and Notes: Midweek NWSL Preview, Kansas City looks to go 14-games unbeaten | USWNT announces November Friendlies (Soccer 9/14)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman run through the latest news and notes around the world of soccer. They discuss the final USA friendlies of the 2022 before the World Cup year, USWNT against Germany in November. Plus, there are two mid-week NWSL matches. Full preview, analysis, picks and predictions.

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    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


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  • NWSL Weekend Recap: Washington Spirit win first game since MAY | Kansas City is first | NWSL recap and analysis (Soccer 9/12)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman go LIVE Monday morning to recap the weekend’s slate of games. They run through the NWSL matches and discuss how the results affect the playoff race. Full recap with analysis.



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    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


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  • Weekend Preview: The Women's Super League KICKS OFF! | NWSL is Back | Picks and predictions (Soccer 9/9)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman preview the weekend slate ahead. With 12 NWSL matches on the schedule, they highlight the top three biggest games to keep an eye on this weekend. Plus, the Women's Super League kicks off streaming on Paramount+. The opening weekend features fantastic fixtures as Sandra and Lisa run through and give their picks and predictions for who will win.

    Full preview, picks and predictions.

    Attacking Third has advanced to the final round in the People's Choice Podcast Awards! If you voted for us in the first round, check your email! One-third of our listeners has been selected to vote for Attacking Third to win. Check your email for the subject line "Podcast Awards Final Slate Voting” to see if you've been selected! Then, vote for Attacking Third to win Best-Female hosted podcast.

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    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


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  • The ins and outs of the Women’s Super League: WSL Deep Dive with Sophie Lawson (Soccer 9/8)

    Just a few days away from the start of the 2022-2023 WSL season, it’s time to take a deep-dive into the teams, the players, and more of the Women’s Super League. Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome football writer Sophie Lawson to the show to discuss the Barclay’s Women’s Super League. They discuss last WSL season, Sophie gives a flashback to how the 2021-2022 season ended discussing who was relegated, who was promoted. Plus, the biggest off-season player-tradings from Rachel Daly to Kadeisha Buchanan, Laia Aleixandri and Lucy Bronze. You’ll find out all you need to know before the first match day in the WSL - from top players to watch to which team could be this year’s dark horse. Full WSL preview and deep dive.

    Watch the Women’s Super League on Paramount+ starting September 10.



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    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


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  • Weekend Recap: USWNT vs Nigeria recap and preview | North Carolina vs Gotham Recap | Copa Angelina (Soccer 9/6)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the weekend of matches. The USWNT played their first in a pair of friendlies vs Nigeria in Kansas City on Saturday. With a Sophia Smith brace and assist on Horan’s goal plus an Alex Morgan PK, the United States beat Nigeria 4-0. Sandra and Lisa recap the match and what they saw from the US and discuss what they want to see from the United States in their second match vs Nigeria.

    Plus, Lisa and Sandra recap the loan NWSL match between North Carolina Courage and Gotham FC, the Week-3 rematch taking place during the international window. Courage getting a late goal to take the win and three points from Gotham. Plus they congratulate Mexico on their win over Angel City in Copa Angelina. Full recap with analysis.

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    Watch USWNT, NWSL and WSL games on P+" with a link to https://www.paramountplus.com/home/

    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


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  • Women's Super League 101: EVERYTHING you need to know about the Barclays WSL (Soccer 9/5)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman breakdown the Barclays Women's Super League with everything you need to know. What it is, who competes, the top players to watch, what happened last season and more. THE FULL FAQ for the WSL is here.

    Watch the WSL on Paramount+ starting September 10.

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  • Weekend Preview: USWNT | North Carolina vs Gotham picks and predictions | Copa Angelina (Soccer 9/2)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman preview the weekend slate of games. The United States Women's National Team is set to play the first in a pair of friendlies against Nigeria. Saturday, the US will take on Nigeria in Kansas City. Then, only one match slated in the NWSL: Gotham FC vs North Carolina. They preview this re-scheduled match day 3 game between the two clubs. Plus, it's the first-ever Copa Angelina - Angel City FC hosts the Women's Mexican International Team. Full weekend preview, picks and predictions.

    Attacking Third has advanced to the final round in the People's Choice Podcast Awards! If you voted for us in the first round, check your email! One-third of our listeners has been selected to vote for Attacking Third to win. Check your email for the subject line "Podcast Awards Final Slate Voting” to see if you've been selected! Then, vote for Attacking Third to win Best-Female hosted podcast.


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    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


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  • News and Notes: NWSL Referees issue statement about no-call | August NWSL Team of the Month (Soccer 8/31)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman run through the latest news in the world of women’s football. A reminder that the Women’s Super League is coming to Paramount+ starting September 10! You can watch all matches on Paramount+. Plus, the PRO NWSL referees issue a statement following the no-call on the goal during the Gotham vs Angel City match. Then, Lisa and Sandra run through their August Team of the Month, listing off 11-players each they think had a stellar month in August.

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    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

    Follow the Attacking Third team on Twitter: @AttackingThird, @SandHerrera_, @LRoman32 Visit the Attacking Third YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/attackingthird You can listen to Attacking Third on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast" or "Hey Google, play the latest episode of the Attacking Third podcast."


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  • NWSL Weekend Recap: Alex Morgan is UNSTOPPABLE | Latest Updated on Kris Ward and the USWNT (Soccer 8/29)


    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the weekend of NWSL matches. First, they discuss the latest news in women’s football. The United States Women’s National Team announced on Monday morning that Trinity Rodman will not attend camp due to a family commitment but instead Racing Louisville midfielder Savannah DeMelo will earn her first call-up to a senior national team camp. Plus, the latest out of the Washington Spirit in regard to the recent firing of Kris Ward. Andi Sullivan and Aubrey Kingsbury issue a statement on behalf of the players in their post-game presser. 

    In the second half of the show, Sandra and Lisa run through the slate of games from the weekend. They discuss Kansas City’s 12-game undefeated streak, Alex Morgan’s 13th goal of the season and Mallory Pugh GOING OFF with Chicago in a 4-0 beat down over Louisville. Full recap, analysis and more.


    Attacking Third has advanced to the final round in the People's Choice Podcast Awards! If you voted for us in the first round, check your email! One-third of our listeners has been selected to vote for Attacking Third to win. Check your email for the subject line "Podcast Awards Final Slate Voting” to see if you've been selected! Then, vote for Attacking Third to win Best-Female hosted podcast.


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    'Attacking Third' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

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  • NWSL Weekend Preview: Top teams battle, San Diego Wave vs Portland Thorns | North Carolina vs Portland Recap (Soccer 8/26)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman run through the weekend slate of games. First, they recap the midweek action between Portland Thorns and North Carolina Courage. Diana Ordonez nets her 11th goal of the year to help live the Courage over the Thorns. Plus, Sandra and Lisa update on the news around the league. More information from the Washington Spirit club is released about why former head coach Kris Ward was fired. Plus, Alexia Putellas has been named UEFA Women's Player of the Year for the second year in a row.

    Then, Sandra and Lisa preview the weekend slate of NWSL matches. All 12 teams fight for three points this weekend as the playoff push is on. The biggest game of the weekend features Portland Thorns vs San Diego Wave FC in a top-of-the-table battle for first. Full preview, analysis, picks and predictions.


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  • Exclusive Interview: Angel City FC GM Angela Hucles Mangano says she didn't see herself ever becoming a GM (Soccer 8/25)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome newly-appointed General Manager of Angel City FC Angela Hucles Magano to the show. Angela discusses how her first week or so of her new role has been since the announcement came on Monday, August 15. Plus, she talks about what exactly a GM does for an NWSL Club, especially an expansion club, - and it's a little bit of everything. As a former professional and US International, Angela discusses how she uses her experience as a player to make Angel City's players the most successful on and off the field. Plus, Angela rates the current era of women's football and says which player's she wants to play alongside and who she'd recruit to play for Angel City.

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  • News & Notes: Washington Spirit fire HC Kris Ward | Audi Field to host NWSL Championship | North Carolina vs Portland Preview (Soccer 8/24)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman run through the latest news and notes across the world of women's football. The NWSL has announced the start time and location for the 2022 NWSL Championship. Plus, Washington Spirit has let go of head coach Kris Ward after one season and Gotham FC has traded with Kansas City Current for midfielder Victoria Pickett. Also, there is midweek NWSL action as Portland Thorns travel to North Carolina Courage.

    Full preview and analysis with picks and predictions.

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  • USWNT Roster Drop Reaction: Aly Wagner and Lori Lindsey want to see a formation change (Soccer 8/22)

    Lisa Roman and Sandra Herrera welcome former US internationals Lori Lindsey and Aly Wagner to the show to discuss the latest roster drop from Vlatko Andonovski. There are 23-players named to the U.S. Women’s National Team roster ahead of two September friendlies against Nigeria. The first is September 3, at Children's Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kansas and the other on September 6 at Audi Field in Washington, D.C.. All 23 players were, at some point, part of the Concacaf W Championship in Mexico. They discuss the roster formation, what changes they would like to see on the pitch, the biggest players missing and the which names are the most surprising.

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  • The Women's Cup Recap | NWSL Recap: Diana Ordóñez nets 10th goal of the year (Soccer 8/21)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman host a LIVE show to recap the weekend in women's football. The Women's Cup final concluded between Racing Louisville and OL Reign in a historic first win for OL Reign. Club America finished a thrilling match 5-4 over AC Milan. Plus, a weekend of NWSL matches as North Carolina Courage rookie Diana Ordóñez nets another brace, her 5th straight game with goals. Plus, KC Current extend their undefeated run to 11 - breaking a Kansas City women's soccer streak. Full recap, analysis and more.


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  • Exclusive Interview: Club America forward Scarlett Camberos was not ready for the physicality in The Women's Cup (Soccer 8/19)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome Liga MX Club America forward Scarlett Camberos to the show. Scarlett talks about The Women's Cup tournament in Louisville, KY and what has surprised her the most about the competition. She's been able to hangout with her family and explore the city on off-days. Scarlet talks about transitioning from the collegiate game to professional soccer in Mexico and how her goals of joining the Mexican National Team are closer than she thinks.

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  • NWSL Weekend Preview: KC Current Looks for 11th Straight Result | The Women's Cup Final | Midweek Recap (Soccer 8/19)

    NWSL Weekend Preview: KC Current Looks for 11th Straight Result | The Women's Cup Final | Midweek Recap (Soccer 8/19)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the midweek action in women's football. The WICC kicked off on Wednesday with BOTH matches ending in draws and going to PKs. Also the US U-20 team was knocked out of the Women's World Cup after losing to Japan 3-1. New hires across the NWSL and more. Plus, The Women's Cup proves to be just as exciting in year two as it was in year one. They recap all of this PLUS the midweek NWSL action between Houston and Gotham.

    Then, Sandra and Lisa look ahead to the weekend to preview the WICC, The Women's Cup and the 4 games in the NWSL. They give picks, predictions and more!


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  • News & Notes | NWSL Midweek Preview | Ballon d'Or Nominations | The Women's Cup Preview (Soccer 8/17)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman run through the latest news and notes around the world of women’s football. They discuss the recent trades, signings and more (3:03). Plus, the 2022 Ballon D’Or Nominations are out, and Sandra and Lisa say which name surprises the the most (15:44). The Women’s Cup is underway with NWSL clubs Racing Louisville and OL Reign competing in midweek action (24:31). And the Women’s ICC kicks off in Portland, OR (31:00). Plus, Sandra and Lisa preview the NWSL Mid-Week action between Houston Dash and Gotham FC. Full preview, analysis, picks and predictions.


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  • Exclusive Interview: Racing Louisville Rookie Midfielder Jaelin Howell says "Soccer isn't her identity, it's her job (Soccer 8/16)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome Racing Louisville rookie midfielder Jaelin Howell for an exclusive interview. Jaelin discusses how her first year in professional soccer is going - the adjustment from the college game, the style and speed of play, and how she’s been adjusting to the NWSL. She discusses what’s been the biggest struggle for Racing Louisville this year and why they’ve been dropping points in the regular season. Plus, she talks about the most memorable moment this season playing at Daytona and how Chance the Rapper was a bit of a distraction. Jaelin also opens up about the United States Women’s National Team and her goals to get back into the roster before the 2023 Women’s World Cup.

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  • NWSL Weekend Recap: Kansas City goes 10 games undefeated in big win over North Carolina Courage (Soccer 8/15)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the weekend slate of NWSL games. Kansas City picks up a big win extending their unbeaten streak to 10 games and jumping to 4th in the standings. Racing Louisville power through their match with just 10 players and split points with Houston Dash while OL Reign dominates over Gotham FC. Full weekend recap and analysis.

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  • Exclusive Interview: Tottenham Hotspur stars Shelina Zadorsky and Rosella Ayane talk about The Women's Cup (Soccer 8/10)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman sit down with Women's Super League Tottenham Hotspur stars Shelina Zadorsky and Rosella Ayane ahead of The Women's Cup. This is the first time Tottenham is competing in The Women's Cup and both Shelina and Rosella discuss the excitement about coming to the states to play against other international clubs before the start of their season. Shelina discusses her time playing in the NWSL and which team she's excited to face in the tournament, Plus, they discuss their goals for the year, what fans can expect from them and Tottenham this season and so much more.

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  • NJ/NY Gotham FC and head coach Scott Parkinson part ways | NWSL Weekend Preview | Picks and Predictions (Soccer 8/12)

    BREAKING NEWS: NJ/NY Gotham FC and HC Scott Parkinson have decided to part ways immediately. Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman breakdown the latest news and what this means for the Gotham club moving forward.

    Sandra and Lisa recap the midweek action between Washington Spirit and Portland Thorns. They discuss what this 6th loss means for Washington moving forward.

    Then, Sandra and Lisa look ahead to the weekend slate. Only 5 games this weekend as Washington and Portland have a bye-weekend. They discuss the biggest game, matchups to watch and give picks and predictions. Full weekend preview.

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  • 🚨Exclusive Interview: Inter Milan prepare for 1st test ahead of Serie A season (Soccer 10/10)

    Lisa Roman welcomes Inter Milan stars Anja Sonstevold and Henrietta Csiszar as Inter Milan Women make their first international tour to the United States. The team travels to Texas and New York during their preseason to take on international competition in preparation for the Serie A season.

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  • NWSL News: Rachel Daly traded from Houston Dash to Aston Villa | NWSL Preview: Washington Spirit host Portland Thorns (Soccer 8/10)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman run through the latest news across the world of women's soccer. After six season in the NWSL, European Champion and English international Rachel Daly has been traded from Houston Dash to Aston Villa Women. What this means for the Texas NWSL club and more.

    Plus, there is midweek NWSL action! Washington Spirit vs Portland Thorns kicks off 7:30pm eastern, watch on Paramount+. Sandra and Lisa give a full match preview, analysis, picks and prediction.

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  • NWSL Weekend Recap: Portland Thorns jump to FIRST | Ties across the board for 6 teams (Soccer 8/8)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the weekend slate of NWSL games. Across all 12 teams and 6 matches, there were 3 ties on the weekend. Sandra and Lisa run through the results of the draws between Louisville and Washington, Portland and North Carolina and Orlando vs Angel City. They discuss player's that have impressed, matchups they enjoyed and how this helps or hurts the teams in the standings. Plus, Portland Thorn's jumped over San Diego Wave FC for the first-place spot in the standings. While Kansas City went 9-games undefeated in their win over San Diego Wave, Chicago defeated Gotham and OL Reign suffered their first lost at Lumen Field to Houston Dash. Full recap and analysis.


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  • NWSL Weekend Preview: Kansas City fights for road win over San Diego Wave | Picks and Predictions (Soccer 8/5)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman preview the weekend slate of games. But first, they run through the midweek game between OL Reign and Racing Louisville and recap all the action. All 12 teams compete across the league with matches split between Friday and Sunday. Both OL Reign and Racing Louisville are coming off quick turn arounds with their midweek match against each other falling on Tuesday. Full preview, picks and predictions.


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  • News & Notes: USWNT to face England | Christen Press inducted into Stanford HOF | NWSL Trades (Soccer 8/3)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman run through the latest news in women’s soccer around the globe. After the conclusion of the Women’s 2022 Euros, the Women’s World Cup of 2023 is the next major tournament on the horizon. Sandra and Lisa discuss the teams that have already qualified for the World Cup - including the US and Canada - and which teams still have to fight for a spot - England and Germany. This week US Soccer announced that the United States Women’s National Team would be traveling to Europe for a pair of friendlies in October in preparation for the World Cup. The USWNT will play in London at Wembley Stadium against European Champions England on October 7. International soccer doesn’t stop there, the FIFA U-20 World Cup kicks off next week with the US fighting for a World Cup. The US Roster features some familiar names in the NWSL like Portland Thorns’ Olivia Moultire and youngest NWSL star at San Diego Wave FC Jaedyn Shaw. 

    Across the NWSL, the latest news involves league sponsors Voyager recently filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. With the digital cryptocurrency’s original deal with the NWSL giving players a sum to digitally trade, where do the players stand now? USWNT and Angel City star Christen Press will be inducted into Stanford’s Hall of Fame along with the university’s first all-female athletic HOF class. Plus, it wouldn’t be a News and Notes without a big trade - Racing Louisville has traded $30,000 in allocation money to OL Reign in exchange for the playing rights for Chinese international Wang Shuang. All this and more!

    • World Cup Qualifying Teams (5:35)
    • USWNT to play England (10:07)
    • NWSL Sponsor Dram (22:41)
    • NWSL Trade Updates (32:57)


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  • Weekend Recap: England Brings Home It's First-Ever Trophy | San Diego Wave FC Stays on Top of Standings (Soccer 8/1)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the weekend of women's soccer. They run through the full 6-game slate of the NWSL matches (. The recap the weekend closer between Kansas City and Orlando Pride as well as the other Sunday match in Gotham hosting Houston. The weekend started out with a high-scoring affair as Washington and North Carolina split points. Plus, San Diego handed Chicago Red Stars their first home loss and the Wave stay atop the standings heading into August. 

    Sandra and Lisa recap one of the biggest games in English football - men's or women's - the 2022 Women's Euros as England brings home it's first trophy in 56 years. The Lionesses win it's first major trophy ever with a 2-1 overtime win over Germany. They discuss the full game, player performances and more. Full recap and analysis.

    (3:50) NWSL Recap

    (33:52) NWSL Standings

    (44:25) OL Reign vs Racing Louisville Preview

    (46:00) Copa America

    (48:36) Euros Recap

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  • Weekend Preview: NWSL is BACK! | Euros Final Germany v England | Copa America Final | Picks & Predictions (Soccer 7/29)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman preview the weekend slate of women’s football. The NWSL is BACK after a week-long break. All 12 teams are slated to play featuring the return of the internationals that were away for their countries. Sandra and Lisa run through the biggest matchups, which players they expect to see and give their previews, picks and predictions for each match. Plus, the Copa America final between Brazil and Colombia is set for this weekend. And the Women’s Euros final is set for Sunday at 12noon ET between Germany and host country England. Sandra and Lisa preview the final and discuss the Euros tournament overall.

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  • 🚨 Exclusive Interview: Racing Louisville midfielder Savannah DeMelo took full advantage of the chance she was given (Soccer 7/26)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome rookie midfielder from Racing Louisville Savannah DeMelo to the show. Savannah discusses how she spent the week off at home in California. Savannah talks about the adjustment from the college game to the NWSL and how she put such a big emphasis on the defensive side of the ball, and it played off getting her first start at the defensive midfield role. Savannah also opens up about the communication between the Racing Louisville team among rookies and veterans like Jessica McDonald.

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  • 🚨 Exclusive Interview: USL Super League President Amanda Vandervort says the Super League will give choices for female players (Soccer 7/25)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome USL Super League President Amanda Vandervort to the show on the heels of the USL W League Championship. Amanda discusses her role as president, how she wants to grow the women's game through the USL Super League and W League, where her passion for soccer stems from and more. Plus, she shares her extreme excitement for the launch of the USL Super League in August of 2023 and what fans can expect!


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  • News & Notes: Rapinoe wins Best Play at the ESPY's | The 2022 Euros Round Up | Latest NWSL Transfers (Soccer 7/22)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman run through the latest news and notes across the world of women's soccer. The best athletes in the world were honored this week at the ESPY's. A number of women footballers were nominated and honored with Megan Rapinoe winning Best Play for her Olympico Goal during the Tokyo Olympics, and Washington Spirit's Ashley Hatch won Best NWSL Player (3:30). The Women's 2022 Euros are into the knockout stage with top competition in Europe truly impressing. Across the Euros, Copa America and African Cup of Nations, the summer of soccer is going strong (11:20). In the NWSL, it's a bye-week for the teams, giving players a well-deserved rest after the Concacaf W Championship, Lisa gives her take on the most recent NWSL Board of Governors ruling to add VAR to the league, increase production and broadcasts, plus, advancing PRO Referees across the league (22:40). Sandra and Lisa discuss the latest signings and transfers including San Diego Wave FC signing 17-year-old Jaedyn Shaw through the Discovery Process (30:35).

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  • Concacaf W Championship Final Recap: USA vs Canada | Player matchups | Analysis and Recap (Soccer 7/19)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the Concacaf W Championship match between Canada and the United States. They breakdown the starting lineups for both teams, which players stood out to them and what this means for the USWNT moving forward.

    The United States secure their place in the 2024 Paris Olympics with a 1-0 win over Canada thanks to a 75' minute Alex Morgan PK.

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  • NWSL Weekend Preview: Thorns Look to Jump to First Place | Euros Update! | Preview and Analysis (Soccer 7/15)

    Sandra Herrera and Lori Lindsey preview the weekend slate of NWSL matches. They discuss the biggest matchups to come, which players to keep an eye on and give their picks and predictions for winners and losers. Plus, Lori shares her thoughts on what she's seen so far during the group stage of the Euros.

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  • USA vs Costa Rica Recap: USWNT Advances to the Concacaf W Championship Finals (Soccer 7/14)

    Sandra Herrera is joined by former professional and Concacaf broadcaster Jordan Angeli to recap the Concacaf W Championship semifinal match as the USWNT defeated Costa Rica 3-0. They run through starting lineups and what they saw from the US and what to expect in Monday's final. Don't miss this full match recap and great analysis!

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  • Concacaf W Championship Semi Final Preview: USA vs Costa Rica | USWNT Lineup predictions (Soccer 7/13)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman preview the Concacaf W Championship Semi Final match between the United States and Costa Rica. The USWNT leaves Group A as the champions, going 3-0 and scoring 9 total goals. They face the runner up in Group B, Costa Rica, a nation that defeated Panama and Trinidad and Tobago 3-0 and 4-0 respectively. Then lost to reigning Olympians Canada 2-0 in the final group stage. Shoutout to Jen "The Keeper" Cooper for these fun facts and stats! Full match preview, analysis and predictions.

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  • USA vs Mexico Recap: USWNT Advances to the Concacaf W Championship Semifinals (Soccer 7/11)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the USA vs Mexico match in the last round of group stage for the Concacaf W Championship. News breaks right as the starting lineups drop that USWNT defender Emily Fox is out for the game due to Covid Protocol and forward Ashley Hatch will be out for the rest of the tournament with a back muscle strain. Portland Thorns midfielder Sam Coffey will take Hatch's place.

    Sandra and Lisa run through the game starting with the starting lineups and what surprised them the most. They discuss the player rotation from Vlatko's side and what they wish they saw. Plus, they discuss what happened to Mexico throughout this tournament. Full recap and analysis.

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  • NWSL Weekend Recap: Angel City FC wins first rivalry match against San Diego Wave FC | 2022 Womens Euros (Soccer 7/11)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the weekend slate of NWSL matches. Angel City defeats San Diego in front of a sold-out crowd for the first SoCal Clash! Then they run through the Euros and and round up how the first match day went. Full recap and analysis.


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  • USA vs Mexico Preview: Win or Go Home for Mexico | USWNT Pushing for 1st | Concacaf W Championship Preview I | USWNT Preview (Soccer 7/9)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman preview the final group stage match for both the US and Mexico as the two powerhouses face each other. Everything is on the line for Mexico as they need to beat the US in order to have a shot at the 2023 Women's World Cup. Meanwhile, the USWNT clinched their 9th World Cup berth after matchday two in the Concacaf W Championship. Is Vlatko Andonovski looking ahead to the knockout round and the opportunity to qualify for the 2024 Olympics? They discuss what this means for Mexico, what to expect from Monica Vergara's side and more. Plus, they predict the USA starting lineup, which players will see more rotation and more. Full preview, picks and predictions.


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  • NWSL Weekend Preview: The Cascadia Rivalry | The California Clash | Preview and Analysis (Soccer 7/8)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman preview the weekend slate of NWSL games. With all 12 teams in action, they run through the matches of the weekend and give their predictions for winners, losers and even a draw. Full preview with analysis.

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  • 🚨The U.S. Women's National Team Qualifies for the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup (Soccer 7/7)

    The United States Women's National Team is heading to the 2023 Women's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. After a dominating 5-0 win to Jamaica, the early fate of the USWNT laid in Haitian hands. A win or a draw for Haiti over Mexico would push the United States to the top of the Group A standings. Mexico suffered a devastating loss as Haiti continued their incredible goal-scoring from qualifying to net 3 goals over the host country. The US becomes the 12th nation to qualify for the 2023 World Cup, this will also be the USWNT's 9th World Cup and have won a record 4 tournaments (1991, 1999, 2015 and 2019). There are still at least 3 Concacaf spots available for the World Cup.


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  • USWNT vs Jamaica: Trinity Rodman Gets First Qualifying Cap and Some! (Soccer 7/7)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the full United States vs Jamaica match in the Concacaf W Championship. The USWNT was fighting for a World Cup qualifying bid after their opening tournament win over Haiti. Vlatko Andonovski rotates 5 new starters for the US giving Ashley Sanchez a full 90 minutes in the midfield. They recap the full match, discuss Jamaica's mistakes and how the US can use this match to propel them into the final group stage game against Mexico. Full recap and analysis.

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  • Concacaf W Championship: Group A and Group B Breakdown | VAR's Impact | USA vs Jamaica Preview (Soccer 7/6)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome Concacaf W Championship broadcaster Jordan Angeli to the show to discuss the Concacaf W Championship results after match day 1. The United States, Jamaica, Costa Rica and Canada each walk away with three points after their first matches. The competition is tighter than ever as they discuss which teams have pleasantly surprised them after 90 minutes. Plus, they discuss how VAR has been affecting the tournament. Then, they preview the United States second match of the tournament against Jamaica. The Reggae Girlz are coming off a fantastic 1-0 victory over Mexico and their confidence is soaring. How will this pose trouble for the USWNT?

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  • USA defeats Haiti 3-0 in opening match of Concacaf W Championship | USWNT Concacaf W Championship Recap (Soccer 7/4)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the first Concacaf W Championship match for the United States Women's National Team as they face Haiti. They run through the lineup, player matchups, and more in their full game recap and analysis. The USA starting lineup features one surprise in GK Casey Murphy earning her 6th cap and first international qualifying cap over GK Alyssa Naeher. Haiti puts a lot of pressure on the US defense and proves why they won their qualifying group so convincingly. VAR makes its appearance in the tournament and calls back a goal from the US and a red card. Lisa and Sandra give their thoughts and analysis on the entire match.

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  • NWSL Weekend Recap: San Diego Wave stay atop the standings and North Carolina remains at the bottom (Soccer 7/4)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman recap the weekend of NWSL matches. They discuss the winners and losers, which team fared the best so far without their international players and who continues to top the standings and more. Full NWSL recap and analysis.


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  • USWNT v Haiti Concacaf W Championship Preview | Weekend Preview: NWSL is back after the international break (Soccer 7/1)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman preview the weekend slate of domestic and international matches. The NWSL returns to action after the international break and the league trade window has opened. They discuss the biggest trades and moves across the league and what this means for the clubs (4:00). Then, Sandra and Lisa run through the weekend slate of NWSL matches. With league play resuming during World Cup Qualifiers, most clubs are without their stars who are away for international duty - over 40 players will be absent over the next few weeks. This is a chance for players in the NWSL to get more minutes but also the biggest test of depth for the NWSL clubs (14:25).

    Sandra and Lisa preview the US Women's National Team's first match in the Concacaf W Championship against Haiti (31:39). They Tournament starts on Monday, July 4 and comes just five days after the USWNT second friendly vs Colombia. They preview the Haiti team, players to watch and how they could give the USA trouble. Then dive deep into the USWNT squad and assess how Vlatko Andonovski's team will do against Haiti.

    Full preview and analysis.

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  • CONCACAF W Championship Preview: Teams to watch in the Women's World Cup Qualifiers (Soccer 6/29)

    Sandra Herrera, Lisa Roman and Lori Lindsey preview the Concacaf W Championship. They discuss the details of the tournament running from July 4-18, with four teams qualifying for the Women's World Cup in 2023 and two teams qualifying for the Summer Olympics in 2024. The tournament features 8 nations split into two groups. Group A features Olympic Medalists Canada, Costa Rica, Panama and Trinidad and Tobago. Group B features 2x Concacaf W Champions the USA, Mexico, Jamaica and Haiti. They discuss each of the teams, what this means for the federations, teams and players to watch as well as their dark horse of the tournament. Full preview and analysis.

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  • The USWNT Hour: USA vs Colombia Player Evaluations and Analysis with Danielle Slaton (Soccer 6/27)

    Lisa Roman welcomes Sandra Herrera and two former US Internationals Lori Lindsey and Danielle Slaton to the show. They group recaps the USWNT friendly from Saturday vs Colombia. They give their initial impressions of the squad as we get the first look at the World Cup Qualifying team in action. They assess the personelle, player rotation and the biggest thing MISSING from the first of two friendlies. Then, they look ahead to Tuesday's second match for the US and talk about what needs to change before then.


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  • Exclusive Interview: NWSL to the Bay Founding Members Aly Wagner and Brandi Chastain (Soccer 6/27)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome special guests Aly Wagner and Brandi Chastain to the show. Aly and Brandi are former USWNT players, Santa Clara Broncos and the newest founding members along with other USWNT legends Danielle Slaton and Leslie Osborne of the newest potential NWSL Expansion group in the San Francisco Bay Area. Brandi and Aly talk about why they chose the northern California area, what this specific group of women can bring to a new team and more. Plus, they pick which team THEY would like to play for in the NWSL today.

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  • USWNT vs Colombia Full Preview: Player Predictions, Game Analysis, Who will run the USA Midfield? (Soccer 6/24)

    Sandra Herrera and Lisa Roman welcome Lori Lindsey to the show to preview the USWNT Friendlies vs Colombia. They discuss the importance of the US playing two friendlies before heading to Mexico for the Women's World Cup Qualifiers in the Concacaf W Championship. Lori reflects on the importance of these lead-up matches as a player and what this could mean for player rotation during these two friendlies. Plus, they dive into the midfield tactics and what to expect from the USA against a midfield like Colombia. The conversation naturally turns to the defensive midfield six role and what we need to see from Andi Sullivan. Then, they each give their player predictions as to which players they want to see show up be and have a great handful of matches. Full preview, analysis and more.


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