Author Archives: Richard Farley

EPL Talk Weekend Review Podcast, Live Show, Open Thread

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The Top Five have separated themselves from the league after Sunday’s draw at Stamford Bridge. Ciaran Clark’s stoppage time equalizer means five points separate fifth place Chelsea from Sunderland, the Black Cats’ win over Blackburn vaulting Steve Bruce’s charge over … Continue reading

Year-End Awards Show: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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Closing out a great 2010 of in U.S. Soccer, myself and Christopher Riordan close out a year’s worth of podcasts with this Oscar-inspired awards show. One hour, 62 nominees and 20 awards honor out favorites films (teams), directors (coaches), actors … Continue reading

Your Chance To Vote: 2010 Major League Soccer Talk Podcast Awards

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Ladies and gentlemen, It is our pleasure to announce the nominees or this year’s Soccer Academy Major League Soccer Talk Podcast Awards, our chance to honor the year’s best soccer achievements. The awards, covering 20 different areas of recognition, cover … Continue reading

Boxing Day Weekend Review: EPL Talk Podcast

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The top of the table reads “Manchester, Manchester” after Boxing Day weekend, with Manchester United maintaining their place atop the table, another awakening from Carlos Tévez guiding City to three points. On this edition of the EPL Talk podcast, myself, … Continue reading

Live Weekend Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast, Boxing Day Edition

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The holiday season is supposed to be a time to come together with friends and family, but by the time Boxing Day comes around, all we want is out football, something not even inclement weather in Blackburn and Liverpool could … Continue reading

Weekend Preview Show: EPL Talk Podcast

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It may be Serie A news, but Rafa Benítez’s sacking at Inter Milan is Premier League fodder. On this edition of the EPL Talk Podcast, myself and Laurence McKenna talk about the newly unemployed, former Liverpool boss. Also, we review … Continue reading

Cupcakes, Re-Entry, Friendlies and Loans: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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“Camp Cupcake” is what we affectionately call it, but for the 24 players who will be in Carson next month, the camp represents their next chance to further their U.S. Men’s National Team aspirations. On this edition of the Major … Continue reading

English Premier League Weekend Review, Luke Moore Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

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There wasn’t much to talk about around the Premier League this weekend. Not only did seven of nine fixtures meet with postponement, but none of the league’s top five teams were in action. As a result, our normal weekend review … Continue reading

English Premier League Weekend Preview: EPL Talk Podcast

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It has become the premier match-up of the Premier League: Manchester United and Chelsea. On Sunday, the clubs meet for the first time this season when the Red Devils visit the defending champions, clearly this weekend’s match of the week. … Continue reading

John Nicholson Interview: EPL Talk Podcast

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Last week I was fortunate to be joined by John Nicholson, whose work you know from EPLTalk.com as well as Football365.co.uk. In addition to talking about his book, We Ate All The Pies, we discussed the plight of his club … Continue reading

English Premier League Weekend Review: EPL Talk Podcast

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Chelsea visit to Tottenham Hotspur highlighted a nine match weekend in the Premier League, with an erratic performance from Heurelho Gomes gifting the Blues an equalizer, denying a match winner in the 1-1 draw at White Hart Lane. That the … Continue reading

EPL Talk Podcast: Pre-Show Open Thread, Live Show

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Manchester City is tied on points atop the league, and while the last two years have been filled with discussion of the emerging Citizen juggernaut, this still doesn’t seem quite right. Perhaps that’s because of the matches played column? One … Continue reading

Mid-Week Review, Weekend Preview: EPL Talk Podcast

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All four English Premier League clubs in UEFA Champions League are through to the knock-out round, though not all advancements are made the same. Tottenham, Manchester United and Chelsea topped their groups, but thanks to Arsenal finishing second in Group … Continue reading

World Cup, Expansion Draft Thoughts: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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With a few days perspective, Christopher Riordan and myself are set to give our thoughts on the decision to award Qatar the 2022 World Cup. On this edition of the Major League Soccer Talk podcast, we talk about the decision, … Continue reading

English Premier League Weekend Review: EPL Talk Podcast

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With Manchester United’s match in Blackpool postponed and Chelsea being drawn by Everton at the Bridge, Arsenal’s win over Fulham sent the Gunners top, with Samir Nasri vaulting himself into the league’s elite. On a team level, Manchester City may … Continue reading

English Premier League Weekend Review, Live Show: EPL Talk Podcast

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Top of the hour, we’ll be starting. That’s 10 p.m. BST, 5 p.m. on the East Coast, 2 p.m. out here (on the West Coast of the U.S.). It’s myself, Kartik Krishnaiyar and Laurence McKenna, going over the weekend’s events … Continue reading

Pre-Show Open Thread: EPL Talk Podcast

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Though the caveat see Manchester United with a game in hand, Arsenal is now on top of the Premier League, and there’s only one person to thank for it. It was another breakthrough performance for Samir Nasri, who led the … Continue reading

English Premier League Weekend Preview: EPL Talk Podcast

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We go into the 16th match day with a new outlook in the title race. Only a couple of weeks ago we were narrowing our eyes toward the two team race. Now our whites are exposed to five at the … Continue reading