While an athletes' life can seem glamorous, there are also many moments of downtime. So what do you do when you are on a road trip and have some spare time? Well Kyah Simon decided to host a Q&A and it covered the big questions!
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Kyah Simon, Presented by
Ann Odong

21 Jun 2016 - 7:30 AM  UPDATED 21 Jun 2016 - 7:30 AM

From there the questions came thick and fast and we learned a lot about the superstar Matildas striker.  

She is making the most of her downtime to catch up on the important things like Wentworth and OITNB

Even role models have role models

She likes the simple things in life

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Coffee. No sport is safe. Their obsession for the black stuff rivals our own so it's good to know we have at least one thing in common with elite sportswomen!

Like being with her sister who makes her laugh

Which makes being away from home that more difficult

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But after three years she is fitting in well in her second home in Boston

That doesn't mean her travels are done

If she wasn't a football she'd still be playing a ball sport

Maybe even AFL!

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She loves her Matildas family but some hold a special place

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Those 2015 World Cup memories are still strong

The path to an Olympic medal won't be an easy one

But in all the fun there was a serious message to future players

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