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A show about women's soccer

Full Time with Meg Linehan is a weekly soccer podcast expanding The Athletic’s coverage of the USWNT and NWSL. Meg tackles the culture, context, and conversations about the sport here in America and beyond. Listen and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts; new episodes (usually!) on Thursday.

Our current episode | Soccer! What A Concept! | May 12, 2022

Steph Yang returns to discuss all things NWSL, from the soccer itself to the second half of that Challenge Cup final. From the airing of grievances with Gotham to some processing and “I feel” statements, we’ve got it all this week.

Our previous episode | Let's Break Down The NWSL CBA! | May 6, 2022

Meghann Burke, executive director of the NWSL Players Association, joins Full Time to walk everyone through the collective bargaining agreement — just signed on Friday night at Angel City’s first regular season match.

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The Athletic Best of 2020

In December 2020, Full Time with Meg Linehan was named as a selection to The Athletic's Best of 2020 collection.

About the podcast

Full Time with Meg Linehan is a weekly podcast with news updates, interviews with players, administrators, fellow journalists and other insiders and occasionally, listener mailbags that address all sorts of topics.Guests have included:

  • Crystal Dunn

  • Alex Morgan

  • Ali Krieger

  • Lindsey Horan

  • Christen Press

  • Tobin Heath

  • Ada Hegerberg

  • Kristie Mewis

  • Rachel Daly

  • Shea Groom

  • Becca Roux

  • Brooke Elby

  • Meghann Burke

  • Lori Lindsey

  • Angela Hucles

  • Sandra Herrera

  • Bria Felicien

  • & more.

About Meg

I'm a senior writer at The Athletic covering the NWSL, U.S. women's national team and more from the world of women's soccer.I also wrote "Secrets of Success," a book about Megan Rapinoe and her leadership, available now.

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