2010 English Premier League Preview, Part II: EPL Talk Podcast
2010 English Premier League Preview, Part II: EPL Talk Podcast

Yesterday, Laurence McKenna, Kartik Krishnaiyer and myself focus on some of the issues that have carried over from the summer into the beginning of this Premier League campaign. On today’s edition of the EPL Talk podcast, we move to the clubs, talking about which teams we feel are going to […]

2010-11 English Premier League Preview, Part I:  EPL Talk Podcast
2010-11 English Premier League Preview, Part I: EPL Talk Podcast

In the first of four parts, the EPL Talk team returns from their post-World Cup hiatus just in time for the 2010-11 English Premier League Season. Richard Farley, Laurence McKenna and Kartik Krishnaiyer, in the first quarter-hour of a recording from Sunday night, talk about some of the summer’s overriding […]

Pelada The Movie: EPL Talk Podcast
Pelada The Movie: EPL Talk Podcast

Gwendolyn Oxenham, the star of a recent soccer documentary entitled Pelada, is the guest on the EPL Talk Podcast. But before the interview begins, the episode features a special treat with Ray Hudson of GolTV introducing the film. Oxenham then discusses the documentary, what it taught her about life and […]

World Cup 2010, Spain-Netherlands Review: World Cup Buzz Podcast
World Cup 2010, Spain-Netherlands Review: World Cup Buzz Podcast

Spain has won their first world title, a 116th minute goal from Andres Iniesta giving the European Champions the 2010 World Cup with a 1-0 victory over the Netherlands. It was a match defined by missed opportunities and aggressive play, with the Dutch taking their new-found pragmatism to unexpected levels. […]

Franklin Foer Interview: EPL Talk Podcast
Franklin Foer Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

Franklin Foer, editor of The New Republic magazine, joins the EPL Talk Podcast to discuss the relation between globalization and politics with soccer. Plus, he talks about The New Republic’s World Cup blog, how President Barack Obama had a lasting impact on the United States men’s national team in South […]

World Cup 2010, Spain-Germany Review: World Cup Buzz Podcast
World Cup 2010, Spain-Germany Review: World Cup Buzz Podcast

Spain is through to their first World Cup final, keeping a clean sheet against the powerful Germans, advancing to Sunday’s final with a 1-0 victory. To talk about the match, I am joined by Laurence McKenna and Kartik Krishnaiyer for this edition of the World Cup Buzz Podcast.

World Cup 2010, Netherlands-Uruguay Preview: World Cup Buzz Podcast
World Cup 2010, Netherlands-Uruguay Preview: World Cup Buzz Podcast

World Cup 2010 is down to four teams, two of which play on Tuesday in the tournament’s first semifinal. Uruguay, the surprise of the tournament, takes on a Netherlands team coming off their victory over the competition’s favorites. To talk about that match as well as answer some of the […]

World Cup 2010 Germany-Argentina, Spain-Paraguay:  World Cup Buzz Podcast
World Cup 2010 Germany-Argentina, Spain-Paraguay: World Cup Buzz Podcast

Germany has put up another four goal game – this time, eliminating a team that had become one of the favorites, sending Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi out of World Cup 2010. The Germans advance to Wednesday’s semifinal to face Spain, who barely advanced past Paraguay thanks to David Villa’s […]

World Cup 2010 Netherlands-Brazil, Uruguay-Ghana: World Cup Buzz Podcast
World Cup 2010 Netherlands-Brazil, Uruguay-Ghana: World Cup Buzz Podcast

The Netherlands have knocked pre-tournament co-favorites Brazil out of the 2010 World Cup, while Uruguay and Ghana upstaged the opening match with a unforgettable, never-should-have-been shootout. To talk about Friday’s two quarterfinal matches as well as preview Saturday’s I was joined by Kartik Krishnaiyer and Laurance McKenna for this edition […]

World Cup 2010 Day 18: World Cup Buzz Podcast
World Cup 2010 Day 18: World Cup Buzz Podcast

Brazil and the Netherlands are through to the quarterfinals of World Cup 2010 after Monday wins, sending Chile and Slovakia home while setting-up a match we’ve looked forward to since the tournament’s onset. To talk about that as well as the last two Round of 16 matches (taking place Tuesday) […]

World Cup 2010 Day 17: World Cup Buzz Podcast
World Cup 2010 Day 17: World Cup Buzz Podcast

Sunday’s highly anticipated match day featuring two great international football rivalries ended in a relative fizzle, with Germany defeating England (4-1) and Argentina defeating Mexico (3-1) by multi-goal margins. To talk about those matches and Monday’s two Round of 16 fixtures, I was joined by Kartik Krishnaiyer and Laurence McKenna […]

World Cup 2010 Day 16: World Cup Buzz Podcast
World Cup 2010 Day 16: World Cup Buzz Podcast

The United States is out at the Round of 16, losing in extra time to Ghana, but did their play match the final score? The panel disagrees, discussing that, Uruguay’s win over South Korea, and tomorrow’s matched: England-Germany and Argentina-Mexico. It’s all on this edition of the World Cup Buzz […]

World Cup 2010 Day 15:  World Cup Buzz Podcast
World Cup 2010 Day 15: World Cup Buzz Podcast

Group stage is over, with the final four survivors identified. Brazil and Spain are through, both as group winners, joined from their respective groups by Portugal and Chile. On this edition of the World Cup Buzz Podcast, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Laurence McKenna join me to talk about that as well […]

World Cup 2010 Day 14: World Cup Buzz Podcast
World Cup 2010 Day 14: World Cup Buzz Podcast

The world champions are out, Italy having been eliminated by Slovakia on Thursday. The Slovaks do through with Paraguay out of Group F, with the Netherlands and Japan, having beaten Denmark, advancing in second place. To talk about those results as well as Friday’s matches, I was joined by Laurence […]