Women’s World Football Show, Episode 166 features a spotlight on Sky Blue FC, including exclusive interviews with Head Coach Freya Coombe, Forward Carli Lloyd, and Sports Journalist Allison Lee.
The story of Sky Blue FC is one of those inspirational stories wrought with metaphoric life lessons, and timeless takeaways. In this episode we take a look at the rise, the fall, and the rise again of Sky Blue FC.
Originally from England, Freya Coombe began her playing career at Reading FC. She then coached at the club for seven years, serving as the Director of Coaching for the Reading FC Centre of Excellence and as the Women’s Development Team Manager for Reading FC Women.
As the 2020 season begins, so does the Freya Coombe era, in her first full season as head coach. Freya talks to us about her life, career, the spirit of Sky Blue players, and more. Learn why Freya is a big part of the positive changes happening at Sky Blue and what it will take to renew it’s reputation as a successful, professional club. (6’)
Follow Freya on Twitter @only1Freya
A brief chat with The GOAT Carli Lloyd, who is re-energized and excited to play for both Club and Country! Don’t you love a happy Carli Lloyd?? (36’)
If you follow Sky Blue on any level, you know the work of Allison Lee. For the past several years, she has covered the team exclusively for SB Nation’s Once a Metro section.
Allison stops by to give us the real deal on the team – the big changes, the players who will be missed, the new stars coming in, the influence of the fans, and more! Allison knows what’s up in New Jersey and she’s here to give us the scoop! (46′)
Follow Allison on Twitter @allibecc
Read Allison’s articles on Sky Blue FC SB Nation’s Once a Metro
Join Cloud 9, Sky Blue FC Supporters Group ~ https://cloud9sc.com/join.html
Tickets for the Sky Blue FC 2020 season are on sale now and can be purchased online at https://skybluefc.com/tickets/ or by calling 1-888-SBFC-TIX.
Jen Hoy on Episode 151 (Aired: July 28, 2019)
Photos Courtesy of: Sky Blue FC
Original Broadcast Date: March 9, 2020
Women’s World Football Show is hosted, written, edited & produced by Patty La Bella.
Additional assistance for this episode by Freya Coombe, Nichole Paolino, Allison Lee, Aaron Heifitz, Cloud 9 Supporters Group
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