On this episode of Listening to Canberra Voices, we are joined by Sasha Grove to talk all things football including the recent FIFA Women’s World Cup, the Matildas and the Canberra footballing scene. With Sasha being a current Young Matildas player, she was able to offer insight into her aspirations to represent the country herself, the positive effects the World Cup is having on Australians and some improvements she would like to see to enhance the women’s game.
Bio of interviewee:
Sasha Grove is a current Young Matildas and Canberra United player who has represented the country at many international tournaments as she hopes to one day play for the Matildas. At only 18, Sasha made her debut in the NPL at 13 years of age and continues to be a vital member of the Canberra United squad offering her versatility and passion whenever she graces the pitch. Off the field, Sasha is studying a Bachelor of International Relations at ANU and is an advocate for better and more comfortable jerseys for women to wear.
Attribution for audio clips used:
Chaël – Sparks