Simon Hill Interview: EPL Talk Podcast
Simon Hill Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

Simon Hill is a broadcaster for Fox Sports in Australia, where he covers the Premier League was well as the A-League and major competitions throughout Asia. This weekend, he joined Kartik Krishnaiyer to talk about the Premiership and broadcasting the league in Australia. Don’t forget that the EPL Talk Podcast […]

Everton, Donovan Moving Toward Permanent Deal
Everton, Donovan Moving Toward Permanent Deal

As Landon Donovan continues to make an impact on the blue half of Merseyside, we are starting to read the first reports of Everton’s desire to make the short-term loan a permanent move. This weekend, Donovan made another start for the Toffees, playing the first 75 minutes of Everton’s visit […]

MLS Talk Podcast: Brian Zygo, on Labor Negotiations
MLS Talk Podcast: Brian Zygo, on Labor Negotiations

In the third part (of three) in our series on Major League Soccer’s labor negotiations, I talked to Major League Soccer Talk contributor Brian Zygo. After talking to legal and sports business experts in the series’ first two parts, I’ve asked Brian on the show to help bring the issues […]

MLS Labor Negotiations’ Deadline Extension Tells of Progress, Public Relations
MLS Labor Negotiations’ Deadline Extension Tells of Progress, Public Relations

On Thursday, Major League Soccer and the Major League Soccer Players Union announced that they will continue negotiating for a new collective bargaining agreement until February 12, implicitly agreeing to twelve days of working under an expired bargaining agreement, should no accord be reached in the interim. While it is […]

Eyes on WPS, AEG as Los Angeles Sol Folds
Eyes on WPS, AEG as Los Angeles Sol Folds

On Thursday, Women’s Professional Soccer announced their cornerstone franchise – the Los Angeles Sol – will fold. Formerly owned by Anschultz Entertainment Group (owners of the Los Angeles Galaxy, part-owners of the Houston Dynamo), the Sol leave WPS after an inaugural season where they finished with the league’s best record […]

MLS Talk Podcast:  Joel Maxcy, on MLS Labor Issues
MLS Talk Podcast: Joel Maxcy, on MLS Labor Issues

In the second of three podcasts Major League Soccer Talk will be devoting to collective bargaining and labor negotiations, I was joined by Joel Maxcy. Joel is an Associate Professor at the University of Georgia where he also serves as the Sports Management Program’s coordinator. He has a Ph.D. in […]

MLS Talk Podcast:  Jeffrey Standen, on Collective Bargaining
MLS Talk Podcast: Jeffrey Standen, on Collective Bargaining

In the first of three podcasts Major League Soccer Talk will be devoting to collective bargaining and labor negotiations, I was joined by Jeffrey Standen. Jeffrey is an instructor at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon where he teaches (amongst other things) Sports Law. He joined me on Tuesday to walk […]