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Features on players, topics, teams, and coaches from Our Game Magazine.

Pitea IF celebrating after winning the 2018 Damallsvenskan (Pitea IF).

Inside Look: How Piteå IF Shocked Sweden, Part 2

An exclusive behind-the-scenes look at what went into the season for 2018 Damallsvenskan champions Piteå IF. Interviews with key players Faith Ikidi, Julia Karlenäs, Cajsa Andersson, and more detail the struggles and triumphs of a team comprised of part-time footballers against the big guns of Sweden's Damallsvenskan.
Pitea IF celebrating after winning the 2018 Damallsvenskan (Pitea IF).

Inside Look: How Piteå IF Shocked Sweden, Part 1

An exclusive behind-the-scenes look at what went into the season for 2018 Damallsvenskan champions Piteå IF. Interviews with key players Faith Ikidi, Julia Karlenäs, Cajsa Andersson, and more detail the struggles and triumphs of a team comprised of part-time footballers against the big guns of Sweden's Damallsvenskan.
Members of the U.S. WNT playing around after practice. Edited version. (Brad Smith/ISI)

Interview: Brad Smith, Photographer for the U.S. Women’s National Team

Brad Smith is the team photographer for the U.S. Women's National Team. Smith is embedded with the team, traveling and documenting the team through every training session, friendly, and tournament. In addition, he shoots games in the National Women Soccer League (NWSL) and college. Our Game Magazine spoke with Smith and we had a wide-ranging discussion that covered how he got started with photography, the equipment he uses, technique, and his favorite moments.
Michelle Betos as a young basketball player, with the Portland Thorns (Ray Terrill), and Reign FC headshot (Reign FC).

Letters to a Young Player: Michelle Betos

Dear Michelle, Put the basketball down. Yes, yes, I know it’s your first love, but your future will require a ball at your feet. Turn those thousands of jump s...
Players from the first AKFC Adult Camp.

Behind the Scenes: Kickin’ It with Kriegs at the AKFC Adult Camp

Krieger's AKFC adult camp concept aims to fill that void in the soccer world with a simple goal: provide an intimate experience for adult athletes to learn, train, and have fun while promoting the beautiful game around the world. The adult camp program is an extension of an overall camp concept developed by Krieger and lines up next to youth camps and targeted-skills clinics in AKFC's burgeoning camp portfolio.
Australian sunrise courtesy of Katie Stengel.

Heaps Keen for Aus Mate!

Aussie Aussie Aussie, Oi Oi Oi. Extra emphasis on the “Oi!” That's been the best way to describe my latest Australian offseason adventure. One would assume the ...
Ali Riley as a young player, representing New Zealand, and playing for Stanford.

Letters to a Young Player: Ali Riley

Editor's note — This letter originally appeared in the print edition of Our Game Magazine. Dear 12-Year-Old Ali, 1. You’re not good at soccer. I know this is...
Umana Middle School soccer players and Rosie White. (Rosie White)

The People of America SCORES Boston

This story appears courtesy of Rosie White and first ran on Raw Stories by Rosie.   “Rosie, what is the most important life lesson that you’ve learned ...