Author Archives: Richard Farley

For The Love Of Torres (Weekend Review Show): EPL Talk Podcast

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The fourth round of the FA Cup saw the league’s top four barely survive, though the fifth of the Big Five (Tottenham) met their end at Craven Cottage. On this edition of the EPL Talk Podcast, myself, Kartik Krishnaiyer, and … Continue reading

EPL Talk Podcast Live Show: FC Cup Fourth Round Review, Transfer News Updates, Discussion

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Chelsea barely survived Everton in the first match of the FA Cup fourth round, a harbinger of what was to come for the Premier League’s big five. Yes, Manchester United and Arsenal are through, but between a late comeback, a … Continue reading

No MLS, No NASL, We Talk USMNT (and the Division II Void): Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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Camp Cupcake is over. What ever are we doing to do? Talk about the match against Chile, for one. That’s the main dish in this meal, being served-up by myself and co-host Christopher Riordan on this edition of the Major … Continue reading

The Massey, Keys, Gray Area of Sexism and English Football: EPL Talk Podcast

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On Wednesday, Richard Keys resigned from his position with Sky Sports, the latest chapters in the saga that started Sunday, when audio of sexist comments from Keys and broadcast partner Andy Gray was made public. With Gray having been terminated … Continue reading

Thinking About The Bentcrimony (Mid-Week Review, Weekend Preview): EPL Talk Podcast

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FA Cup third round replays and the built-up to the next round of English Premier League action was overshadowed this week by the shock transfer of Darren Bent, who – two days after handing in his transfer request at Sunderland … Continue reading

SuperDraft Review, USMNT Midfielders Invade England: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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Last week’s SuperDraft went exactly as planned, right? Not exactly, according to everybody who was surprised Omar Salgaso went first, and judging by the reaction from the coverage, that means everybody outside of Vancouver. On this edition of the Major … Continue reading

English Premier League Weekend Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast

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The two Manchester clubs finished the English Premier League weekend tied atop the league, with Arsenal’s win at West Ham United creating a gap between the top three and the other two recognized title contenders. On this edition of the … Continue reading

EPL Talk Podcast Weekend Review Show, Live Stream And Open Thread

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The race at the top of the Premier League tightened-up this weekend. Manchester United got a good result at White Hart Lane (0-0), but with Saturday wins by Manchester City (4-3, over Wolves) and Arsenal (0-3, at West Ham United), … Continue reading

Finding Context on Another Departure: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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Edson Buddle has left Major League Soccer. What at first seemed like a thin, spurious connection was affirmed on Monday, with 2. Bundesliga’s 17th place Inglostadt signing the now former Los Angeles Galaxy striker. On this edition of the Major … Continue reading

Finding Context on Another Departure: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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Edson Buddle has left Major League Soccer. What at first seemed like a thin, spurious connection was affirmed on Monday, with 2. Bundesliga’s 17th place Inglostadt signing the now former Los Angeles Galaxy striker. On this edition of the Major … Continue reading

FA Cup Third Round Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast

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The FA Cup’s full weekend came an went in the show of the new around Anfield Park, where Roy Hodgson and Liverpool mutually agreed to part ways before the Reds took the pitch Sunday at Old Trafford. There, Howard Webb … Continue reading

EPL Talk Podcast Weekend Review Show, Live Stream And Open Thread

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Howard Webb, Steven Gerrard, and Manchester United ruined King Kenny Dalglish’s return to the Liverpool bench, the Reds bowing out of the FA Cup after their 1-0 loss at Old Trafford. Regardless, the departure of Roy Hodgson from Anfield was … Continue reading

Americans Abroad, Part 3: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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Now’s the time to talk about some of the bigger name U.S. players plying their trade overseas, names we didn’t get to on the first two shows of the week. Today, we look at Spain, Germany, Italy, France and Mexico, … Continue reading

FA Cup Weekend, Early Transfer Rumors: EPL Talk Podcast

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The English Premier League takes a weekend off as English football shifts its focus to the FA Cup, the third round of which happens this weekend. We start today’s show, the second half of a discussion we had on Wednesday, … Continue reading

Americans Abroad, Part 2: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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Whereas yesterday Christopher Riordan and myself focused on the United States players lying their trade in England, to day we start to diversify our focus, looking toward continental Europe but focusing on some of the more overlooked leagues. Whereas tomorrow … Continue reading

English Premier League Review, Mid-Week: EPL Talk Podcast

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Only one of the English Premier League’s top six clubs entering mid-week action came away with three points from Tuesday and Wednesday fixtures, and unfortunately for those looking for the title race to stay as close as possible, that club … Continue reading

Americans Abroad, Part 1: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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There was a time when coverage of United States’ players outside Major League Soccer could have fit into one podcast. The growing influence of the U.S.’s best on the global games means my co-host, Christopher Riordan, and myself will have … Continue reading

English Premier League Weekend Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast

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Manchester United’s kept their spot at the top of the league, no matter how many times Gary Neville tried to give it away. Macnehster City’s even on points after their win over Blackpool, while Arsenal was convincing at a St. … Continue reading