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In this award-winning podcast Sue Anstiss talks to trailblazers in women sport. These are the individuals who are knocking down barriers and challenging the status quo for women and girls everywhere.

Along with openly sharing their historic careers, what drives them and how they’ve dealt with tough challenges, each episode explores key issues for equality in sport and beyond.

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The Game Changers podcast: Fearless Women in Sport

May 26, 2020

My guest this week is Hope Powell CBE, the trailblazing former England Women’s Football manager and the first woman to be awarded a UEFA Pro License.

Hope’s had so many incredible achievements and awards. An OBE, a CBE, honorary degrees from several universities, she was the second woman to be inducted into the...

May 19, 2020

Casey Stoney MBE is Manager at Man Utd Women. Capped over 100 times for England Women, Casey also captained the Lionesses and Team GB during the London 2012 Olympics. Casey talks us about how she was bullied for playing football as a girl, her surreal first cap in front of a crowd of 45,000, what makes a great captain...

May 12, 2020

Today’s guest, Kelly Simmons MBE, is leading the transformation of professional women’s football in England as the Director of the Women’s Professional Game at the FA. Kelly oversees The FA Women’s Super League, FA Women’s Championship, FA Women’s National League and the Women’s Pyramid of Football....

May 5, 2020

My guest this week is Maggie Murphy, General Manager of Lewes FC Women. It’s an extraordinary football club with massive ambitions - the first club in the world to pay its male and female players equally.

Maggie has had a fascinating career path, having worked for Amnesty International on human rights issues,...