Phil Schoen Interview: EPL Talk Podcast
Phil Schoen Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

On Tuesday’s edition of the EPL Talk Podcast we have an interview I conducted with GolTV’s Phil Schoen. Phil covers the La Liga, the Bundesliga, Brazil, Colombia, as well as other circuits for GolTV, where he was been able of cover Premier League sides through the channel’s broadcasts of Europa […]

Weekend Review Show: MLS Talk Podcast
Weekend Review Show: MLS Talk Podcast

It was an abbreviated schedule in Major League Soccer, but with big wins by Houston and New York, there were still storylines to cover on edition of the Major League Soccer Talk weekend review podcast. On this edition, I am joined by Brian Zygo to talk about the Houston Dynamo […]

Weekend Review Show:  EPL Talk Podcast
Weekend Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast

Chelsea’s win at Manchester United sees a new leader in the English Premier League. On this edition of the EPL Talk Podcast, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Laurence McKenna join me to discuss the match at Old Trafford as well as the match’s officiating before shifting our focus to the race for […]

Manchester United-Chelsea: The Virtues of a 4-2-4-0
Manchester United-Chelsea: The Virtues of a 4-2-4-0

Wayne Rooney’s injured ankle seems to force Dimitar Berbatov into the lineup for Manchester United’s Saturday meeting with Chelsea, but despite the relative paucity of striking options at Sir Alex Ferguson’s disposal, Berbatov need not be the only answer. That is not to say Ferguson need look to little used […]

Efan Ekoku Interview: EPL Talk Podcast
Efan Ekoku Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

Efan Ekoku will be covering the 2010 World Cup this summer for ESPN, but before that he will be co-commentating on Saturday match at Old Trafford:  Manchester United hosting Chelsea, with first place (and possibly the title) on the line.  The renown broadcaster and former Norwich and Nigeria star joined […]

Jeff Bookman Interview at MLS Talk
Jeff Bookman Interview at MLS Talk

Today on the Major League Soccer Talk podcast we have released an interview with Jeff Bookman, head of international youth football development for Chelsea FC. Jeff joined us to discuss Chelsea’s new partnership with two youth clubs in the United States as well as the club’s ambitions concerning player development […]

Jeff Bookman Interview:  MLS Talk Podcast
Jeff Bookman Interview: MLS Talk Podcast

Chelsea FC has recently formed development partnerships with youth clubs in Phoenix and Dallas. To talk about that as well as Chelsea’s other development interesting in the U.S. market, we are happy to welcome Jeff Bookman to the Major League Soccer Talk podcast. Jeff is the head of international youth […]

Mid-Week Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast
Mid-Week Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast

The quarterfinals of UEFA Champions League have not been a rousing success for England’s two representatives, though Arsenal’s late comeback against Barcelona has given a reason for hope at the end of the mid-week fixtures. On this edition of the EPL Talk podcast, Laurence McKenna, Kartik Krishnaiyer and myself discussion […]

John Turnbull Interview:  EPL Talk Podcast
John Turnbull Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

John Turnbull is the proprietor of The Global Game and an editor of the book by the same name (uk, us). On Wednesday’s edition of the EPL Talk podcast he joins me to talk about the importance of football in day-to-day life, the implications of the extended reach (and influence) […]

Weekend Review Show: MLS Talk Podcast
Weekend Review Show: MLS Talk Podcast

In what should be the first of a season’s worth of Monday review shows, Daniel Feuerstein and Robert Jonas join me to review the first weekend of the 2010 MLS Season. Included with their analysis is audio post-match from Red Bull Arena, where RBNY introduced their arena to MLS action […]

Weekend Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast
Weekend Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast

Manchester United and Chelsea gave dominant weekend performances while Arsenal fell off-the-pace by tripping at St. Andrew’s. On this edition of the EPL Talk Podcast’s weekend review show, Laurence McKenna and Richard Farley discuss those matches as well as the race for fourth, the relegation battle, and the impending Champions […]

Daryl Grove Interview:  EPL Talk Podcast
Daryl Grove Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

At The Offside and World Cup Blog, Daryl Grove is the Managing Editor, but though he has left his West Midlands roots and settled in the United States, Wolverhampton and the Wanderers are never far from him. On this edition of the EPL Talk podcast, Daryl joins us to talk […]

Nick Green Interview, Season Preview: MLS Talk Podcast
Nick Green Interview, Season Preview: MLS Talk Podcast

The 2010 Major League Soccer season is finally upon us, and to usher in a campaign that starts tonight at Qwest Field in Seattle I welcome Daily Breeze and 100 Percent Soccer writer Nick Green. Nick was kind enough to help breakdown the upcoming season, going through both conferences to […]

Mid-Week Review Show:  EPL Talk Podcast
Mid-Week Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast

On the Thursday edition of the EPL Talk podcast, Laurence McKenna and myself look back at Tuesday and Wednesday’s fixtures, including the claiming of the final FA Cup semifinal spot. Also, we look forward to the weekend’s matches in the Premiership, where Chelsea will be pressed to maintain their midweek […]

Richard Whittall Interview:  EPL Talk Podcast
Richard Whittall Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

On Wednesday’s edition of the podcast we welcome Richard Whittall, the award-winning blogger whose work can be found at A More Splendid Life and Pitch Invasion, where he is the associate editor. In this interview he speaks a writer, musician, and Aston Villa supporter, as we talk about his approach […]

Declan Hill Interview: EPL Talk Podcast
Declan Hill Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

Declan Hill’s The Fix (uk, us) has quickly become a seminal book in contemporary football, sounding the alarm on the growing problems of corruption and organized crime in world football. Months after Declan’s previous appearance on the show, we redress the issue of match-fixing in Champions League and Europa League […]

Questions for Declan Hill, Author of The Fix
Questions for Declan Hill, Author of The Fix

Declan Hill, critically acclaimed author of The Fix: Soccer and Organized Crime (uk, us), will be joining me (later today) for Tuesday’s EPL Talk Podcast: talking about the ongoing potential for corruption in football; reflecting the issues discussed in his previous appearance; looking toward this summer’s World Cup. If you […]

Weekend Review Show:  EPL Talk Podcast
Weekend Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast

Manchester United has snapped their losing streak to Liverpool while Chelsea stumbled at Ewood Park. In this episode of the EPL Talk Podcast, I am joined by Laurence McKenna and Kartik Krishniayer to talk about those results, Arsenal’s sole possession of second place, the race for fourth and the two […]