Monday, August 31st, 2009
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Welcome to the Radio Workshop podcast! In today’s programme we meet the first captain of the South African women’s soccer team, Banyana Banyana. Desiree Ellis tells us about her experiences as a soccer star, and offers some advice for young people wanting to make it in sport—or anywhere for that matter!
But first up on the show, we take a visit to the Field of Play exhibition at the District 6 Museum Homecoming Centre in Cape Town. Stay tuned!
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Welcome to the Show!
Radio Workshop host Lesedi Mogoatlhe welcomes listeners to the show.
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Field of Play
Let’s find out about the history of soccer in Cape Town, as we visit the Field of Play exhibition at the District Six Homecoming Centre.
Want to know more about the District 6 Museum, and the history of District 6 in Cape Town? Visit the museum’s website!
Our next guest scored a hat-trick—that’s three goals in one game—in her first match for her country. She continued with a remarkable career at the highest level of the game for ten years. Let’s meet Desiree Ellis, the first captain of the South African national women’s soccer team, Banyana Banyana.
To find out more about Desiree Ellis’s life and career, read her profile on Fifa’s website.
That’s it for this week, join us next week for more from the Radio Workshop. We hope you’ve enjoyed the show!