The premise of “Coffee & Valkyries” is you kick back with your favorite cup of coffee and listen to a casual conversation between two soccer fans and maybe are fortunate enough to have a special guest join the conversation. This week there are two of them, as Seattle Reign FC defender Lauren Barnes and midfielder Jess Fishlock joined us to chat. Come for their assessments of last week’s matches, stay for the anecdotes about who asked who how to do a slide tackle and more.
On this episode, Seattle Reign FC players Lauren Barnes and Jess Fishlock were our special guests. ‘nuff said. Why are you reading the rest of this — go ahead and hit the play button! The duo talk reflect on last week’s two-match road trip to Houston Dash and Sky Blue FC, what they club will need to do to get the win against Orlando Pride on Sunday, true crime podcasts, and what it means to be six-year veterans, each with over 100 appearances for the club.