Canadian Soccer Stars in US Retirement Community

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Radio documentary  profiles the two bronze medal winning Canadian Soccer Players living in a retirement community while they play on the Washington Spirit Womens Professional Soccer Team.

Robyn Gayle and Diana Matheson —veterans of Canada’s bronze-medal-winning Olympic soccer team — are turning heads both on and off the pitch this season.

Gayle and Matheson are playing for the Washington Spirit in the brand new National Women’s Soccer League. Matheson leads the team in goals, Gayle is a key defender.

Since April Gayle and Matheson have been living free of charge in an old folks’ home in Rockville, Maryland. It’s part of an innovative social experiment.

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