Katie Johnson | Perfect Soccer Podcast Ep.057

Katie Johnson

In today’s episode: Paul interviewed Chicago Red Stars forward Katie Johnson. Katie discusses her time at the USC, playing in the NWSL, and her experience playing for the Mexican national team. 

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13 Year MLS Cup Champion Quincy Amarikwa’s (@QuincyAmarikwa) presents - The Perfect Soccer Podcast, Where your host Paul Guarino goes 1 on 1 to get to know your favorite professional soccer players, on and off the pitch.

Time Stamp

0:00 - 1:10 Intro

1:11 - 2:37 Katie’s introduction to soccer

2:38 - 3:40 College recruiting process

3:41 - 4:18 The experience at University of South Carolina

4:20 - 5:42 That feeling of winning a national championship

5:43 - 6:52 Katie’s surprising NWSL Draft day

6:54 - 8:15 The biggest difference between College and Pro soccer

8:16 - 10:48 Self doubt hits after being traded in first two seasons

11:12 - 12:35 Choosing Mexico as a national team over USA

12:36 - 13:13 The pride behind scoring for your national team

13:14 - 18:20 Quincy’s 5 questions

18:21 - 19:35 Off the pitch questions

19:36 - 20:55 Outro

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