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Throwback
The biggest moments in sports history have stories behind them which have never been told. In 1999, Brandi Chastain kicked the winning goal for the U.S. at the Women’s World Cup. Her victory celebration in a sports bra made for one of the most iconic photos in recent memory. But how did we get to a moment where a women’s sport became a national obsession? To answer that question, we have to go back. In Season 1, soccer journalist Grant Wahl traces that ’99 Women’s World Cup victory back to the origins of the U.S. women’s national team and the first Women’s World Cup in 1991. Featuring...
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Ratings & Reviews
4.7 stars from 652 ratings
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Had listened to American Prodigy and now I found this 💎. Very enjoyable. Great work Grant!
Pete Jiménez via Apple Podcasts · Mexico · 04/06/21
Outstanding!!
Learned so much, and so blown away by the history of, and inequality in women’s soccer. They were, and still are, an amazing group of women. Fight on!!
broth54 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 04/06/21
Best thing ever
LOVE IT!!!! I just can’t get enough of this will there be a season 2?
hdhshsvakagd via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/20/20
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