Fri, 27 February 2015
With Daryl abroad, Taylor called up ESPNFC's Jeff Carlisle to discuss the current situation with the MLS CBA talks, as well as how far apart the two sides are, where we go from here, and how likely it is that the season kicks off next Friday.
Mon, 23 February 2015
0:00 - 3:45: Julain Green DID play for HSV U-23!
3:45 - 25:45: Major League Soccer CBA discussed from the players perspective and the owners perspective, and then we propose potential solutions.
25:45 - 32:51: Dynamo Berlin
32:51 - 34:08: QPR and Financial Fair Play
34:15 - 53:05: Listener questions, including: free agency in Europe, "the back pages," Sasha Kljestan and the USMNT, Bass Pro Fishing ads on EPL games, Luis Figo and the "old" offside rule, club vs. country game day rosters.
53:05 - end: Thank you to TSS supporters.
Mon, 16 February 2015
On the newest episode of the Total Soccer Show...
00:00 - 11:11 : Discussing the USWNT's 1-0 victory over England
11:12 - Close : Answering your listener questions, including Financial Fair Play, why some men wear short shorts, the hipsterness of soccer jersey selection, and why sports terminology can be problematic.
Mon, 9 February 2015
00:00 - 39:50 : USA v Panama Review and Analysis
39:51 - 46:35 : USA v France Discussion
46:36 - 49:52 : African Cup of Nations Final Recap (Penalties on Penalties on Penalties)
49:53 - 56:36 : Spurs v Arsenal/Harry Kane Lovefest
56:37 - 1:04:44 : Atletico Madrid's Destruction of Real Madrid
1:04:45 - Finish : Brian Williams-Inspired Corrections
Thu, 5 February 2015
(0:00 - 8:50) Klinsmann comments about the preseason of his MLS players.
(8:50 - 26:30) USA vs Panama preview, including "things we want to see."
(26:30 - 29:00 ) Quick notes on other weekend games, including USWNT vs France
(29:00 - 38:30) Guerilla marketing, t-shirts, Paste Soccer, Arturo Vidal's luxury goods, Totti making mascot's day, 25 quotes from Johan Cruyff, Dean Saunders, Steve Nash, Landon Donovan.
Mon, 2 February 2015
On the newest episode, Daryl and Taylor review the (surprisingly fascinating) 1-1 draw between Chelsea and Manchester City, and discuss their (wildly incorrect) specific predictions. After that, they answer listener questions ranging from the personalities of the different MLS clubs to why Nick Rimando should probably be taller.
0 - 18:23 : Chelsea v Manchester City Recap
18:23 - 49:23 : Listener Questions
Thu, 29 January 2015
(0:00 – 37:15) USA vs Chile review, featuring questions from Total Soccer Show listeners and a list of "things we learned" from the game.
(37:15 – end) Chelsea vs Man City preview, featuring some very specific predictions.
Mon, 26 January 2015
(Start - 1:45) FA Cup upsets!
(1:45 - 23:30) USMNT vs Chile preview (including very specific predictions).
(23:20 - 31:20) Sebastian Giovinco to Toronto FC and Martin Odegaard to Real Madrid.
(31:20 - 49:30) Listener questions, including set plays, culture shock in Major League Soccer, supporting smaller teams, and did Clint Dempsey fail in the Premier League?
(49:30 - 53:11) Weird soccer traditions and superstitions.
(53:15 - end) Listener donations.
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Mon, 19 January 2015
(0:00–10:30) Is Jozy worth $6m per season? And is he done developing?
(10:30–20:30) Arsenal vs Man City review
(20:30–23:30) The brilliant story of Celtic fan Jay Beatty
(23:30–end) Listener questions, including: How does EPL prize money work? Why is it an FA Cup "tie?" Can only FA Cup-winning teams display triangular corner flags? Is Alexis Sanchez better at Barcelona or Arsenal? What's gone wrong with Everton?
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Thu, 15 January 2015
(0:00 - 16:54) Daryl and Taylor discuss Jozy Altidore's likely move to Toronto FC and Mix Diskerud official move tp New York City FC.
(16:55 - 30:38) Iain Macintosh makes his first appearance on the show to discuss his new site The Set Pieces, as well as his thoughts on why the Ballon d'Or is more akin to a popularity contest than an official award.
(30:38 - 36:39) Specific predictions for the upcoming clash between Manchester City and Arsenal.
(36:40 - Finish) Listener emails, guerilla marketing, and tattooed babies.
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