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Hosted by pro soccer player Amobi Okugo and 2Cents Sports co-founder EL Johnson . Each week they talk with individuals from around the soccer world, learning about their stories and getting their unfiltered thoughts and opinions on the beautiful game through the lens of Black Culture. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/2-cents-fc. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
 
A podcast dedicated to examining the intersection of Sports, activism, pop culture and society through the lens of Kaiya’s life and experiences as a Black Woman. Each episode she will be joined by a guest who will help her reflect on the past and hope for the future. These episodes will focus on the moments we are living in and the implications that they have on Black and Brown Americans See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
 
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This week Amobi and EL are joined by former Philadelphia Union midfielder, creative and entrepreneur, Warren Creavalle. The guys chop it up about Warren's playing career, leveraging creative outlets into entrepreneurship, and creating access and opportunity through the Black Star Initiative. Check out the Black Star Initiative and register here: bl…
 
Back like we never left! After a few weeks awake to handle some business EL and Amobi are back to catch up on a few news topics from September. They chop it up about DC United's new additions to their ownership group, Chicago Fire's continuing struggles, the new League's Cup format, and the Festivus that the NWSL is currently going though. Tap In! …
 
In this special episode of Unfiltered, Kaiya does exactly that. In the wake of the Washington Post article (Kaiya was the only former/current player to go on record) that came out about the Washington Spirit organization and the abuse allegations toward the head coach, Kaiya gives her first-hand account of her experience with the team and said coac…
 
This week we're joined by Atlanta United Midfielder Mo Adams. The kid from Nottingham England takes us though his soccer journey, from playing in the academy systems in England to moving across the pond to play collegiate ball at Syracuse and getting drafted to MLS. We also talk about his favorite food spots, leveling up with good reads, and the in…
 
This week we're joined by pro baller and Entrepreneur, "Porter". We chat about his soccer journey from growing up in Tottenham, to jumping across the pond to pursue his professional career, adjusting to the JUCO/University system, and using his creative outlets to make a living when soccer wasn't paying. We also talk about what inspired his brand a…
 
This week we kick it with Stumptown AC Goalkeeper and fellow BAYdestrian Kevin Gonzalez. We talk with Kevin about his time coming up in the grassroots and lower league soccer scene in the Bay Area, Playing for Oakland Roots, his transition to North Carolina and Stumptown AC and more. This episode is full of dope stories, take this ride with us. Gra…
 
This week we're joined by Justin Morrow & Quincy Amarikwa from Black Players For Change, and Nicole Hack from the Independent Supporters Council to talk about their efforts to support and promote social justice initiatives. We also talk about their 2021-22 initiatives and the t-shirt that they collaborated on to celebrate Juneteenth. Check out the …
 
This week a catch up with founder of Jessinho Media and She Knows Arsenal, Jessica Black. We chat about her love of soccer and Arsenal leading her on her media journey, How writing down 300 things she wanted to accomplish in life helped her accelerate her success, divine 9 soccer fandom and more. Subscribe to Jessica's YouTube Channel: https://www.…
 
In this news roundtable episode Greggo from For The Culture joins us to recap the Euros and Copa America finals, make Gold Cup predictions, chop it up about MLS valuations and more... Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2centssports.shop/ Use Promo code: ONEHUNNID to get 20% off your order over $20 Support the show: https://supporter.acast.com/2-cen…
 
Retired Striker and Current Director of Team Strategic Partnerships and Business Development at the Columbus Crew SC, Dante Washington. We chat about Dante's playing career and his transition from the pitch to the executive suite, His goals to reach a new segment of fans in Columbus and his efforts to grow the game in the city's Black communities. …
 
This week we're joined by Sports Marketer and Co-Owner of NC Courage, Sara Toussaint. We chop it up about her journey into the sports world, the anatomy of a brand sponsorship, How she joined the Courage's ownership group and more, Tap In! Support: https://iplaylikeagirl.org/ Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2centssports.shop/ Use Promo code: ONE…
 
**EPISODE 50!! Thank You to everyone who has rocked with us this far, we really appreciate your support! Here's to the next 50.** This week we catch up with Celtic FC Women's Forward Mariah Lee. We talk with Mariah about everything from studying for the LSAT during the season to scoring game winning goals against Rangers. Tap In! Grab your 2Cents F…
 
This week we catch up with former New England Revolution defender and current Director of Operations for Charlotte FC, Darrius Barnes. We chop it up about his pro soccer journey and his transition from the league office to Charlotte FC's front office. Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2centssports.shop/ Use Promo code: ONEHUNNID to get 20% off you…
 
This week we're joined by one of the most connected individuals in Sport and Entertainment, Allen Hopkins Jr. He shares a bunch of great stories with us about got his start in the business, working for almost every major network in various roles, Producing the cult classic GOAL trilogy, Mental Performance coaching at Power 5 Football programs and w…
 
This week we're joined by 2Cents squad member and resident Columbus Crew supporter Tyler Phillips to dive into the shenanigans that happened around MLS this week. We talk about the ATLUTD Athletic article that lit social media ablaze, we also talk about Orlando City's new ownership situation and of course the Columbus Crew's rebrand. Grab your 2Cen…
 
In the Season 1 Finale, Kaiya is joined by NCAA Public Enemy #1 Andrew Cooper to discuss Athlete Rights, Name Image and Likeness, Advocating for Athlete equality and more. Show Credits: Host: Soccer Pro & Activist, Kaiya McCullough | @hiyakaiya Guest: Andrew Cooper | @runandrewcooper Producer: EL Johnson | @elchereik Music: Chimdum Mez | @chimchill…
 
This week we link up with Ebun Olaloye from Live Breathe Futbol for a news roundtable: We talk Jose Mourinho's new gig with AS Roma, Olivia Moultrie's lawsuit against the NWSL, Champion's League and more! Check out LBF: https://livebreathefutbol.com/ Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2centssports.shop/ Use Promo code: ONEHUNNID to get 20% off your…
 
This week Kaiya is joined by one of her closest friends Isabella. They talk about life growing up in the OC, Battling mental health issues, managing relationships, and Self-worth. Show Credits: Host: Soccer Pro & Activist, Kaiya McCullough | @hiyakaiya Guest: Isabella Angotti-Jones | @isabellamaee Producer: EL Johnson | @elchereik Music: Chimdum Me…
 
This week we catch up with Camilo Tobacia and Emily Chow of Space United FC to talk about how they combined their love for STEM and Soccer to create a unique organization that not only provides an outlet for members of the space community to play a sport they love, but also provides opportunities for underserved children to learn about STEM through…
 
This week Kaiya is joined by her favorite Uncle to talk about everything from the environment, to gardening, to Gun ownership, to Black Liberation. Show Credits: Host: Soccer Pro & Activist, Kaiya McCullough | @hiyakaiya Guest: Derek Winters Jr. | @creativejuices8 Producer: EL Johnson | @elchereik Music: Chimdum Mez | @chimchilla92 Follow on Instag…
 
This week Amobi is back!! and we catch up with Black Arrow FC founder Aaron Delores. We talk about the epic european trip during the World Cup that helped him find his love for the game, starting Black Arrow FC, Spreading Black culture across the sport and more..Tap In! Check out the "Naija to Rome" Documentary: https://youtu.be/pkSa4wV5uAA Grab yo…
 
This week Kaiya is joined by her one of her best childhood friends, Adriel Arabe. They talk about his High school experience at a predominantly white school as a queer POC, going to college and being able to express himself fully, what being an ally to the LGBTQIA+ community means, and how intersectionality functions. Show Credits: Host: Soccer Pro…
 
This week EL goes 1v1 with NISA Commissioner John Prutch. We cover everything from John's investment banker background to the origins of the league. We touch on NISA's 5 year plan, Pro/Rel, The Legend's Cup, Equity Committee and more. We also give Desiree Ellis her flowers for Black Soccer History...Tap In! Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2cents…
 
This week Kaiya is joined by her Cousin (more like her sister), McKenna to continue the early childhood conversation from the peer/sibling perspective. They discuss life as bi-racial children in The OC, leaning on each other to find comfort in situations where they stood out, OC life vs Inland Empire life, building their own tribe and more. Show Cr…
 
This week we're joined by Comedian and one half of the Soccer Cooligans, Alexis Guerreros. In this "News Roundtable" episode we talk Champion's League (the European and American ones), Fifa's new concussion protocols, rate some new team crests, get a pizza history lesson and more. We also give John Barnes his flowers for Black Soccer History. Suppo…
 
The very first episode features Kaiya's mom, Amy Thorne. They discuss her early childhood and how it helped shape her world view. They talk about life in Orange County, raising a bi-racial child in a predominantly "White" community, being an ally, and more! Show Credits: Host: Soccer Pro & Activist, Kaiya McCullough | @hiyakaiya Guest: Amy Thorne |…
 
This week we're joined by Stumptown AC's new head coach Rod Underwood. Rod shares his journey as a player and coach, his time coaching in the Caribbean, and taking on the Stumptown AC project. We also discuss USYNT Olympic qualifying shortcomings and the drama surrounding it. And we give Viv Anderson his flowers for Black Soccer History. Grab your …
 
This week we're joined by a legend in two games like Pee Wee Kirkland; Soccer/Futsal Pro, Jon Orlando. We talk about everything from his D.C. roots to GoGo. We get into Football vs Futsal, and how Futsal can be an entry point for African American kids to get into the game of soccer. We also get into Jon's journey losing the game and finding it agai…
 
This week we catch up with FC Cincinnati winger Joe Gyau. We learn about Joe's upbringing in the soccer hotbed in Maryland, his journey through Germany as a young pro, and how his father's training program gave him a leg up on the competition. We also discuss Sacramento's MLS replacement, Fenway Sports' NWSL ambitions, and we give Sydney Leroux Dwy…
 
We got in our health & wellness bag this week as we're joined by Nutritionist/Wellness coach and Leader of community projects for Sporting KC, Chioma Atanmo. She took us through her journey as a Black Woman working in professional sports, tips for eating right while competing at a high level, the importance of mental health and more. We also addres…
 
This week we’re joined by Chief of Partnerships for “The most popular club in the country”, TJ Winfrey. He shares how he began his journey into the sports world, with runs at Nike, Microsoft, MLS, and currently Detroit City FC. We also get into the USL’s new revenue sharing model, Abolishing “colonizer ball” and we celebrate Coach Michael Nsien in …
 
This week we're joined by Portland Timbers forward Jeremy Ebobisse. He takes us through his journey of moving from Paris, France to the soccer hotbed of Maryland, Battling through adversity in the MLS Cup Final, Co-Founding Black Players For Change, and more. We also talk Thierry Henry, and give Coach Lincoln Phillips his flowers. Grab your 2Cents …
 
This week we linked up with one of the best content creators in soccer, Elischa Edouard. He tells us about his upbringing in Haiti, how he got his start creating content, and why he's rooting for everybody Black in the soccer space. We also recap the first week of the Champions League Knockout stage and make predictions for the next rounds. Tap in …
 
This week we're joined by social media and marketing maven Megan Reyes. She stops by to drop some game on us about ways to leverage social media to grow your sports team or brand. Also, Amobi shares his thoughts on the MLS' amended CBA deal with the MLSPA, and more. Tap in! Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2centssports.shop/ Use Promo code: ONEHU…
 
This week we're joined by Journalist and Nashville SC beat writer Drake Hills, We chop it up about Drake's soccer journey, and finding his happy medium telling stories through writing. We also recap the MLS January transfer window, celebrate Chicago NISA's coaching hire, and give Hope Powell her flowers. Tappeth Inward! Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: h…
 
This week we're joined by the homie, Pro baller, music producer, and all around hustler, Chimdum Mez. We chat about how he got his start growing up in Sacramento, CA. His unconventional road to becoming a pro, his 50-11 hustles, and his passion for producing beats. We also talk potential MLS work stoppage, and we review Nike's new Classic Airmax ki…
 
This week Oakland Roots Founder, Technical Director for Oakland SC, and fellow Baydestrian Benno Nagel pulled up on us to chop it up about how he got his start in the game, Founding one of the hottest lower league teams in the country, and being an advocate for the growth of the game on the grassroots level. Tap in! Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https…
 
This week we dig into the news bag to discuss some of the week's top headlines. We talk NWSL Draft and news, North Carolina FC dropping down a league, Montreal Impact rebrand, MLS vs MLSPA, and more. Tap In! Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2centssports.shop/ Use Promo code: ONEHUNNID to get 20% off your order over $20 Shop the products you see i…
 
For our first episode of 2021, we sit down with Justin Reid, the President and CEO of Black Soccer Members Association to discuss his mission to increase the number of Black coaches and administrators across every level of soccer. We also discuss how the disorganization of Caribbean federations has limited the opportunities for Black coaches and we…
 
For our last episode of the year we are joined by the homie Scams, co-host of The Shirtless Plantain Show. We chop it up about diversity (and the lack-thereof) in soccer media, and we make our nominations for the 2020 2Cents FC Awards. Tap In! For all things Shirtless Plantain Show visit: https://www.shirtlessplantainshow.com/ Grab your 2Cents FC M…
 
This week we are joined by Yogi of RiverCity 93 podcast and Steve Bayley of Non-League America to discuss the economics to Promotion and Relegation in American Soccer. A lot of people are calling for an open soccer system in the US, but does that translate into more access for all? Tap in! Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2centssports.shop/ Use P…
 
This week Pro Footballer & Activist Kaiya McCollough pulls up on us to discuss leaving the NWSL for peace of mind in Germany, using her platform to stand up for marginalized groups, and her favorite reads and shows to binge during the quarantine. Tap in! Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2centssports.shop/ Use Promo code: ONEHUNNID to get 20% off …
 
This week we went to school and got a little football history from The Professor, Franca Roibal, Phd. She shared 3 stories at the intersection of politics and football and discussed how sports, especially the beautiful game, is inherently political. Grab your popcorn and pull up! Sign up for Franca's Workshop: https://bit.ly/2IFqZ4i Buy "Soccer in …
 
This week we're joined by Philadelphia Union defender Ray Gaddis, we chop it up about the 2020 season, winning the supporters shield, marketing soccer in America, and much more. Tap In!! Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2centssports.shop/ Shop the products you see in the show on our GMDY profile Support the show: https://supporter.acast.com/2-cen…
 
This week Dan Vaughn from Protagonist Soccer joins us to talk USMNT, American Soccer's next superstar, and American investment overseas. We also rate some new crests that were released this past week. Tap Inward! Check out Protagonist Soccer at: https://www.protagonistsoccer.com/home Grab your 2Cents FC Merch: https://2centssports.shop/ Shop the pr…
 
This week we're joined by Steve Bayley from Non League America, Yacouba Niandou, Owner and Head coach of Goldsboro Strike Eagles, and filmmaker Jamisa Johnson. We talk about their collaborative documentary series, building a team in small town America, growing grassroots soccer and much more. Check out Non League America: https://nonleagueamerica.c…
 
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