Author: World Soccer Talk

Chicharito to boost MLS TV ratings: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is a weekly podcast about watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 155, Christopher Harris and co-host Kartik Krishnaiyer cover a range of topics including: • How Chicharito will impact MLS TV ratings, • All of the details about the Premier League on Peacock, • ICC demands more in order to stay relevant, • Latest news about Portuguese TV rights, • Plus we have a bunch of letters from you, the listeners, in our mailbag section. Listen to the show via the player above or via this link. Send in your questions, comments and feedback via ... Read more

Watching Liga MX in English-language with Chris Wittyngham: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is a weekly podcast about watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 154, Christopher Harris and guest co-host Chris Wittyngham cover a range of topics including: • ESPN+ gobbles up more soccer rights • Why Chicharito could be the best medicine for MLS TV ratings • Sports broadcaster drops a major hint about Copa America rights • CBS keeps expanding their portfolio of sports rights • Find out which game was the most-watched of the European club season so far • Learn more about how to watch Liga MX games in English • Plus we have a bunch ... Read more

Changes galore in soccer broadcasting: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is a weekly podcast about watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 153, Christopher Harris and co-host Kartik Krishnaiyer cover a range of topics including: • Our thoughts on the FA Cup 3rd Round viewing experience • Another presenter leaves beIN SPORTS • How fubo’s changes will impact soccer fans • Sling makes it more difficult for fans to watch LaLiga • Plus we have a bunch of letters from you, the listeners, in our mailbag section. Listen to the show via the player above or via this link. Send in your questions, comments and feedback ... Read more

Can we have our football back?: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is a weekly podcast about watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 152, Christopher Harris and co-host Kartik Krishnaiyer cover a range of topics including: • We have an interview with John Nicholson about his explosive new book, • beIN SPORTS gets added to over-the-air channels, • MLS reveals its TV schedule plans for 2020, • VAR sucks the life out of the Premier League, • Plus we have a bunch of letters from you, the listeners, in our mailbag section. Listen to the show via the player above or via this link. Send in your ... Read more

Happy Holidays episode: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is a weekly podcast about watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 151, Christopher Harris and co-host Kartik Krishnaiyer cover a range of topics including: • Find out why Twitch is being sued for $2.8 billion • Reflections from this past weekend’s NBC Premier League FanFest • How Turner’s Champions League TV ratings are doing compared to FOX • Is number 30 too much for MLS on national TV, • Plus we have a bunch of letters from you, the listeners, in our mailbag section. Listen to the show via the player above or via this ... Read more

Europa League round of 16 preview

There is a strong British representation in this season’s Europa League, with the country boasting five teams in the round of 32. Manchester United are favourites with BetEasy to win the tournament after drawing Club Brugge and they should easily progress to the next round. United claimed top spot in Group L ahead of AZ Alkmaar and remain the team to beat in this season’s competition. Arsenal will fancy their chances of beating Olympiakos as they continue their bid to enjoy another productive Europa League campaign. The Gunners were eventually demolished by Chelsea in last season’s final and will be ... Read more

Champions League round of 16 preview

The draw for the Champions League round of 16 has been made and there are some mouth-watering ties for fans to look forward to. Manchester City and Liverpool remain at the head of the betting following the draw, and both teams will fancy their chances of progressing to the quarter-finals. Read on as we look at the fixtures. Atletico Madrid v Liverpool Liverpool finished top of Group E during the opening stage, although it is fair to say they had a scare or two along the way. They eventually booked their place in the knockout phase with a comfortable 2-0 ... Read more

US soccer monopolies: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is a weekly podcast about watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 150, Christopher Harris and co-host Kartik Krishnaiyer cover a range of topics including: • How to solve the 5 month offseason break in Major League Soccer, • Why the Bundesliga’s elitist attitude hurts German soccer in America, • Could CBS spring a huge surprise for coverage of the UEFA Champions League? • The Nigel Reo Coker and Jay DeMerit show, • Plus we have a bunch of letters from you, the listeners, in our mailbag section. Listen to the show via the player above ... Read more