FA Cup Third Round Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast
FA Cup Third Round Review Show: EPL Talk Podcast

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 tilted the match, giving a dubious second minute penalty. When […]

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

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 the weekend’s big news, the former manager leaving the club […]

Americans Abroad, Part 3: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast
Americans Abroad, Part 3: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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, asking about the progress the likes of Jozy Altidore, Michael […]

FA Cup Weekend, Early Transfer Rumors: EPL Talk Podcast
FA Cup Weekend, Early Transfer Rumors: EPL Talk Podcast

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, by looking toward this weekend, specifically Liverpool’s trip to Manchester […]

Americans Abroad, Part 2: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast
Americans Abroad, Part 2: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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 we’ll discuss those players who’ve taken their talents to the […]

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

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 was league-leading Manchester United, winning 2-1 on Tuesday versus Stoke. […]

Americans Abroad, Part 1: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast
Americans Abroad, Part 1: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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 a series of shows this week discussing those players in […]

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

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. Andrews’ Stadium that’s often inhospitable to visitors. On this edition […]

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

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 Bolton, into sixth place. On today’s recording of the EPL […]

Year-End Awards Show: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast
Year-End Awards Show: Major League Soccer Talk Podcast

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 (players) as well as moments from the last calendar year. […]

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

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 the club and international game, foreign and domestic, men’s and […]

Boxing Day Weekend Review: EPL Talk Podcast
Boxing Day Weekend Review: EPL Talk Podcast

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, Laurence McKenna and Christopher Harris talk about Sunday’s seven matches […]

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

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 keep from us. Seven matches kicked-off and completed this Boxing […]

Weekend Preview Show: EPL Talk Podcast
Weekend Preview Show: EPL Talk Podcast

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 Monday’s upset at Eastlands and El-Hadji Diof’s niceties for Jamie […]

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

“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 League Soccer Talk podcast, myself and co-host Christopher Riordan look […]

English Premier League Weekend Preview: EPL Talk Podcast
English Premier League Weekend Preview: EPL Talk Podcast

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. To talk about that, I’m joined by The Gaffer, making […]

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

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 (Middlesbrough), football’s place on Boxing Day, and the new shape […]