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Sport has the power to transform people’s lives, both on and off the field and women's sport has the extra ability to knock down barriers and challenge the status quo.

The Game Changers podcast will give you the chance to sit down with some of the biggest names in women’s sport as they talk frankly about their historic careers, what drives them and how they’ve dealt with some of the toughest challenges they’ve faced.

You may be surprised at what you hear – you’ll certainly be inspired.

You can find out more at

The Game Changers podcast: Fearless Women in Sport

Feb 23, 2021

The new series, which is sponsored by Barclays, launches on Tuesday March 2, 2021 and will feature:

  • Jessica Creighton – Award winning journalist and broadcaster working for Sky Sports
  • Dawn Scott – Senior Physical Performance Manager for the Lionesses, having previously helped the US Women’s National Team win two World Cups and Olympic Gold
  • Manisha Tailor – the first South Asian woman to coach in the professional men’s game and a champion for diversity in football
  • Julie Welch – the first female football writer on Fleet Street. A woman who blazed a trail for women in sports media
  • Jess Fishlock – professional footballer who has played in 9 different countries. Wales’ most capped player and a global role model for the LGBTQ+ community
  • Maria Bobenrieth – CEO at Women Win, a powerful organisation leveraging sport to enable women and girls across the world to exercise their rights
  • Amanda Vandervort – Chief Women’s Officer at FIFPRO, the global players’ union, and former Vice President of Fan Engagement at Major League Soccer
  • Lucy Bronze - Professional footballer at Man City, Vice-Captain of the Lionesses, UEFA Women’s Player of the Year in 2019 and FIFA Women’s Best Player of the Year 2020

Find out more about the The Game Changers here