Hilarious in Defeat (Cap 160: Brooke Spence)

Beyond 90

10-08-2023 • 1 hr 9 mins

Australia's longest-running women's football podcast (est. April 2019).

History: Brooke Spence, Matildas Cap 160

Matildas Debut: 2008 (played for the national team until 2012)

Grassroots Club: Kawungan | Mt Gravatt Hawks

Appearances: 12

Position: Defender

  • Won 2008 AFF Championship
  • W-League | A-League Women
    • 2008-2017 Brisbane Roar (89 appearances, 2 goals)
  • 2012 and 2013: Played (and captained) Colorado Rapids. Named in (both seasons):
    • Western Conference All-League
    • All-Conference team (Western Conference)
  • Excelled at softball

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Cheryl - Louise Blair co-wrote the Kicking Goals journal with Sam Kerr

Dale - Ashleigh Plumptre spoke out about how African teams tend to be reduced to their physical characteristics in the media

Eric - 1) Irish international Harriet Scott is stepping back from football to work as a doctor in the NHS 2) Michelle Alozie balances playing for Nigeria and Houston Dash with being a cancer research technician, she is also very funny

Maj - Channel 7 will be showing Matildas v France on their main channel and pushing the news to a later time slot