In the latest edition of Sounding Off on Soccer with Pittsburgh Soccer Now’s John Krysinsky, two guests join the pod, PSN contributor and Equalizer Soccer’s Rachael Kriger and Steel City FC midfielder and elder statesmen, Nicky Kolarac.
PART I – Rachael Kriger
PART II – Nicky Kolarac (Steel City FC)
Steel City FC men’s soccer team have completed an unbeaten regular season (10-0-2), and will now await the winner of Cleveland SC-Michigan Rangers in the NPSL’s Great Lakes Conference Final on Saturday at Founder’s’ Field. Steel City’s veteran midfielder Nicky Kolarac joins the pod to share more about his team’s success this season and the excitement leading up to Saturday’s big match.
Rachael jumps on to talk about her exclusive interview with American soccer icon Lauren Gregg in light of her exclusion from being with the Nigerian Women’s National Team at the World Cup.
PSN contributor @RachaelKriger with an interview for @EqualizerSoccer with American women’s soccer icon, Lauren Gregg, who was Randy Waldrum’s ‘right hand’ on being excluded by Nigerian Football Federation & ousted as part of coaching staff ahead of Women’s World Cup https://t.co/1mosTBo5mx
— Pittsburgh Soccer Now (@pghsoccernow) July 8, 2023
John and Rachael also discuss Pitt women’s soccer coach Randy Waldrum’s role in dealing with the ongoing challenges as Nigeria’s head coach as he’s been outspoken about the lack of support from the Nigerian National Football Federation and Rachael gives some of her insights on the USWNT and who some of the other teams who could snatch the Cup from the Americans.