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 […]

John Nicholson Interview: EPL Talk Podcast
John Nicholson Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

In addition to being a contributor to EPL Talk, author John Nicholson writes a regular feature for Football365.com. On today’s episode of the EPL Talk Podcast, John joins me to talk about two of his recent pieces, detailing the problems at Chelsea and Liverpool, asking how each club could have […]

Bruce McGuire, Drew Epperley Interview: MLS Talk Podcast
Bruce McGuire, Drew Epperley Interview: MLS Talk Podcast

On previous episodes of the Major League Soccer Talk podcast, we have approached the potential players strike from the media’s perspective (Grant Wahl, Steve Davis), the (former) player’s perspective (Claudio Reyna), as well as the legal perspective (our February series). Today, we get more of a fan’s perspective, though a […]

Oliver Kay Interview:  EPL Talk Podcast
Oliver Kay Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

Six weeks ago, Oliver Kay joined us ahead of the onset of UEFA Champions League’s Round of 16, venturing a prediction that the English Premier League teams would find this year’s tournament rougher than those of the preceding seasons. Today, Oliver joined me to reflect on the knock-out round performances […]

MLS Profits in Light of Ownerships’ Claims, Portland’s Filing
MLS Profits in Light of Ownerships’ Claims, Portland’s Filing

Thanks to Dave Clark at SounderAtHeart, we have a better idea if MLS owners are actually losing money, a key part of a recent public relations effort (see Leiweke and Wolf) to take the labor debate to the fans. The idea that MLS is losing money is one of the […]

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

Chelsea has been eliminated from UEFA Champions League, having lost 1-0 to José Mourinho and Internazionale at Stamford Bridge, leaving the tournament on Tuesday after a 3-1 aggregate defeat. On this edition of the EPL Talk podcast, Kartik Krishnaiyer and myself review the Special One’s return to the Bridge and […]

Bobby McMahon Interview: EPL Talk Podcast
Bobby McMahon Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

On this episode of the EPL Talk podcast, Fox Soccer Channel’s Bobby McMahon joined me to discuss Tuesday’s visit by José Mourinho and Internazionale to Stamford Bridge, taking on Chelsea in the second leg of the clubs’ UEFA Champions League Round of 16 tie. We break down the match as […]

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

The three contenders for the Premier League title got through the weekend unscathed while Spurs find themselves two points clear in the race for fourth after Manchester City got (only) a miraculous draw at Sunderland. On this edition of the EPL Talk podcast, Kartik Krishnaiyer, Laurence McKenna and myself review […]

Strike in MLS Means Landon Donovan Stays At Everton?  Not Necessarily
Strike in MLS Means Landon Donovan Stays At Everton? Not Necessarily

From Liverpool, we are reading quotes from Everton FC manager David Moyes saying that a strike means Landon Donovan would stay at Everton. “The loan officially finishes tomorrow and we will send him back but I think there is still a chance that the players there might strike and if […]

Misha Sher Interview: EPL Talk Podcast
Misha Sher Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

On this episode of the EPL Talk podcast, Soccerex’s Misha Sher rejoined the podcast to talk about … his views on the stage of the World Cup 2018 bids, any improvements in England’s bid, the strength of Russia’s bid, Soccerex’s recent European Expo in Manchester, American sports business models and […]

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

Thursday gives the team of Kartik Krishnaiyer, Laurence McKenna and Richard Farley their first chance to reflect on a banner week for the Premiership in the UEFA Champions League. The team gets together to discuss Manchester United’s 4-0 (7-2) win over AC Milan, Arsenal’s 5-0 (6-2) win over Porto, Thursday’s […]

Barney Ronay Interview:  EPL Talk Podcast
Barney Ronay Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

Barney Ronay is a senior sports writer for the Guardian and a regular contributor to When Saturday Comes. In this edition of the EPL Talk podcast, I pick up when we left off the last time Barney was on the program, talking about the state of the manager in the […]

Jamie Trecker Interview:  MLS Talk Podcast
Jamie Trecker Interview: MLS Talk Podcast

In what is becoming a post-United States Men’s National Team match tradition, I welcome Fox Sports’ senior soccer writer Jamie Trecker. We talk about the team’s performance last Wednesday in Amsterdam, where the team lost to the Netherlands 2-1.

Martin Tyler Interview:  EPL Talk Podcast
Martin Tyler Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

BSkyB’s Martin Tyler was voted Premier League Commentator of the Decade. This summer, he will be the lead commentator for ESPN’s coverage of the World Cup in the United States. On this edition of the EPL Talk podcast, the broadcasting icon joined me to talk about his preparations for the […]

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

The FA Cup quarterfinals and Manchester United and Arsenal’s continued assault on the Premiership’s lead highlight this weekend review edition of the EPL Talk podcast. Laurence McKenna and Richard Farley take you through the four FA Cup matches, the England national team’s mid-week performance, the four weekend matches in the […]

Everton Talking to Galaxy, MLS About Donovan Loan Extension
Everton Talking to Galaxy, MLS About Donovan Loan Extension

Reports in England confirm that Everton is talking to Major League Soccer and the Los Angeles Galaxy about extending Landon Donovan’s loan. The original loan deal sending Donovan to Liverpool was for ten weeks, putting the league’s Most Valuable Player back in Los Angeles before the club kicks off their […]

Tom Dunmore Interview:  EPL Talk Podcast
Tom Dunmore Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

On the episode of the EPL Talk podcast we move from the action on the pitch to the events surrounding the game, and there is no better person to talk about that than Pitch Invasion’s Tom Dunmore. Tom joined me for this edition of the show to talk about the […]