Download the latest episode of World Soccer Talk Radio featuring an interview with ESPN’s Max Bretos.

During the chat, Max covers a variety of topics including what it was like to work at Fox Soccer Channel, his advice for aspiring American soccer voices, a preview of Barcelona-Bayern Munich, whether Juventus can go all the way, and much much more.

Max Bretos joined ESPN in January 2010 as an anchor, predominately appearing on Sportscenter as well as on College Football Live, MMA Live, Outside the Lines and college basketball wraps.

Bretos is also a premier voice for soccer on the ESPN networks, serving as lead anchor for MLS Cup (since 2010) and appearing on ESPNs Euro 2012 coverage.

Before joining ESPN, Bretos worked for Fox Soccer Channel/Fox Sports World (1999-2010) where he was the voice of the first English language, 24-hour international sports channel. While at Fox he also worked for Sky Sports in the United Kingdom (2003-2006) as well as the WWE Company in 2007.

Listen to the show via the player above or via this link.

If you enjoy the show, listen to it live every Monday through Friday between 9-10pm ET (6-7pm PT) via Sports Byline on the radio, the Sports Byline website, or the Tune-In app.

Hosted by Nate Abaurrea, World Soccer Talk Radio is a nightly soccer news and discussion show that will air Mondays through Fridays each week. The show will feature interviews with insightful guests as well as taking listener calls.

World Soccer Radio covers a range of topics — from the Premier League to MLS to US soccer, La Liga and whatever soccer topics are on your mind.

Got any questions for us, or want to talk world soccer? Call us during future shows on the listener line at 1-800-878-PLAY (7529).

Nate Abaurrea bio

Nate is a radio sportscaster, writer, stand-up comedian, and soccer coach located in Redding, California. Originally from Watsonville, a futbol crazy town in Santa Cruz County, Nate is a graduate of Humboldt State University where he majored in Broadcast Journalism. Soccer is one his true loves in life, and he is an avid Liverpool FC, San Jose Earthquakes, and United States National Team supporter. Road trips, sake & sushi outings, and late night terrace inspired singing are some of his hobbies. His greatest heroes include Bill Shankly, Richard Pryor, Diego Maradona, Hunter S. Thompson, and Jon Miller. In addition to World Soccer Talk Radio, Nate’s work can be heard on AM 1460 in Redding and online at, where he is the lead radio voice for live coverage of Northern California college and high school sports.