In episode nine of Beautiful Game, Yael Averbuch-West, CEO of Techne Futbol and Executive Director of the NWSL Player’s Association joins our host Tony Nicalo to discuss setting and achieving goals, resiliency and the joy of competition. Yael was the National Player of the Year and a 2x NCAA Champion at the University of North Carolina. As a professional, she played in the UEFA Champions League, won the WPS title twice and represented the US Women’s National Team. Now as founder and CEO of Techne Futbol and founder and Executive Director of the NWSL Player’s Association, she utilizes the skills developed during her journey to becoming an elite athlete to succeed in business.
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