Author: World Soccer Talk

Can MLS TV ratings improve without promotion/relegation?

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 54, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • A discussion about whether MLS TV ratings can improve without promotion/relegation, • News on how FOX Sports is planning to promote the 2018 FIFA World Cup, • Our opinions about the MLS Cup final TV coverage, • Big news from NBC Sports regarding more Premier League coverage, • Plus feedback and questions from you in the Listener Mailbag section. Listen to the show via the player ... Read more

ESPN producer discusses MLS Cup final, USSF debate and World Cup sans ESPN

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 53, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • An exclusive interview with ESPN soccer producer Amy Rosenfeld to discuss the network’s coverage of the 2017 MLS Cup final, as well as their coverage of the UEFA Nations League and the possibility of a USSF Presidential debate, • Exciting news for this weekend’s coverage of the Premier League, • How one major network may be losing their regional channels that broadcast a lot of ... Read more

Rocco Commisso discusses NASL-USSF antitrust case and TV rights

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 52, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • An exclusive candid interview with Rocco Commisso, the New York Cosmos chairman and owner, about the NASL antitrust case against the US Soccer Federation, as well as the tangled web of MLS/SUM/USSF TV rights, • Our thoughts on FOX Sports’ coverage of the FIFA World Cup Draw, • News about a new timeslot that’s being proposed for Premier League games and how that’ll impact viewers ... Read more

Alexi Lalas discusses the state of US Soccer: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 51, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • An exclusive and frank interview with Alexi Lalas where he discusses the state of US Soccer as well as FOX Sports’ soccer coverage and how he views his role as an analyst, • Our analysis of the Bruce Arena appearance on FOX Sports, • Details about the FIFA Club World Cup coming to US airwaves, • What we know so far about ESPN’s exclusive streaming ... Read more

Rating how European soccer clubs market themselves in the US: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 50, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • Which foreign clubs are the ones that market themselves the best in the US • News about the latest version of the famed Football Manager computer game • Kyle Martino steps down from NBC to run in the USSF Presidency election, • Which Premier League club Amazon will be filming a behind-the-scenes documentary about, • Plus feedback and questions from you in the Listener Mailbag ... Read more

Columbus Crew controversy is best thing that could happen to MLS: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 49, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • Why the Columbus Crew controversy could be the best thing that happened to MLS, • News about the River Plate-Boca Juniors game being streamed in the US, • Details about YouTube TV being added to new streaming devices, • How the Bundesliga is leading the way with new audio technology, • Plus feedback and questions from you in the Listener Mailbag section. Listen to the ... Read more

Where FOX and US Soccer goes from here after USA World Cup exit: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 48, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • What the outcome will be for soccer TV ratings in the US based on the USA’s exit from the World Cup, • News about Liga MX TV rights in the United States, • Bad news for the Big 6 in the Premier League in regards to revenue from international TV rights • Plus feedback and questions from you in the Listener Mailbag section. Listen to the show ... Read more

US World Cup disaster exposes USSF, FOX Sports and MLS: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 47, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • How FOX Sports reported on one of the biggest weeks in US Soccer history, • Our experiences with YouTube TV and whether it’s a winner for soccer fans, • Latest TV rights news for Serie A and LaLiga, as well as • Our thoughts on Facebook Live’s latest coverage of the UEFA Champions League. • Plus feedback and questions from you in the Listener Mailbag section. Listen to ... Read more