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Hosted by the voice of the American fan, Jason Davis (SiriusXM), and the clown prince of soccer, Jared Dubois (JD & The Rod), The Best Soccer Show is dedicated to all things American Soccer, covering Major League Soccer, the National Women’s Soccer League, the US national teams, Americans around the globe, and more. The show features a who's who of American soccer in an energetic, call-in format that gives fans a voice while never taking itself or the game too seriously.

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    Aaronson & Adams impress in Leeds USA-Team Debut & USMNT Qatar Bound Flight Classes

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2022 74:17

    The guys went live during the MLS All-Star game to cover the match and discuss the latest USMNT news. All-Star went as expected but the real excitement is happening abroad, specifically in Leeds. Brenden Aaronson and Tyler Adams both impressed in their debut win against Wolves with the former adding his name to the scoresheet in his debut. Tyler Adams place is safe but is there a world where BA moves past Pulisic on the depth chart? Plus, Matthew Hoppe makes his move to Middlesbrough to join a still shaky Zach Steffen - what does Hoppe need to do to book his ticket to Qatar? Finally, the guys play a game and assign seats and airline classes to the USMNT based on performance.  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow

    Striker Wars: The Last Call Up & The MLS 4.0 Strategy

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2022 79:26

    The boys are back with a game at a critical time for the USMNT. With a huge November camp only a couple of months out now, which American strikers will get called in to prove themselves ahead of Qatar. The guys set some hypothetical stakes and pick their striker crew and the results will surprise you. Plus, Riqui Puig is set to finalize his deal with the LA Galaxy any day now. Is targeting young, unproven European talent a new strategy that will lead to a new era in MLS: MLS 4.0? Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-best-soccer-show/id1527123481 Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Top 10 USMNT Summer Transfers, Luis Suarez Rumors and a Spicy Summer MLS Transfer Window

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 27, 2022 76:54

    The guys look at all the summer transfer moves for the USMNTers and Jared gives his top 10 moves of the offseason. Plus, Michael Bradley is apparently turning back the clock in Toronto and the MLS transfer rumor mill is in full effect. Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-best-soccer-show/id1527123481 Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Pulisic's Lofty World Cup Goals, Most Irreplaceable USMNT Player & US Soccer Superlatives

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 20, 2022 74:17

    It may be the offseason in many parts of the world but there is still plenty of US Soccer news to get into. First, the guys react to Christian Pulisic's lofty World Cup goals he recently set in an interview. Do we like our talisman's confidence or should he play it more cool? Next, Jared proposes one of our back four is the most irreplaceable in the squad. Finally, the guys play a game of giving out high school like superlatives to current US Soccer players. Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-best-soccer-show/id1527123481 Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Gareth Bale & Wayne Rooney land in MLS, Leeds United Officially America's new Prem Team & more USMNTers on the Move

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 11, 2022 83:55

    Jason and Jared are back after a short summer break and there's plenty to catch up on. First they look at MLS where Gareth Bale signed for LAFC recently and the Wayne Rooney DC United news broke live as we were recording. Why was it the right time for both of these legends to come stateside? Plus, Josef Martinez calls out Atlanta United's identity crisis and are Austin FC already MLS Cup favorites? Next, Tyler Adams joins Jesse Marsch and Brenden Aaronson in Leeds - who will be the next American to join them? Finally, Jordan Pefok is on the move to Union Berlin, Luca de la Torre joins Celta de Vigo and rumors are swirling around Christian Pulisic - who has the most to prove ahead of the September camps?  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-best-soccer-show/id1527123481 Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Jesus Ferreira Bags Four Against Grenada, Previewing El Salvador & Where Does Haji Wright Fit in to GGG's Plans?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 13, 2022 72:19

    Jason and Jared are back to break down a dominate 5-0 performance over Grenada in the USMNT's opening match in the Concacaf Nations League. Jesus Ferreira showed off his finishing ability bagging 4 goals against a weaker side - is he still the clear favorite up top? While a big win is nice, frequent rival El Salvador will be a much more appropriate test on Tuesday - how much will Gregg Berhalter rotate for this one? Plus, where does Haji Wright fit into this side if Ferreira is our stating #9? Thanks to all the Besties who called in! Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-best-soccer-show/id1527123481 Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    LIVE POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT ISO 1x Starting Striker & Lessons from an Uneventful Match

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 6, 2022 67:59

    Jason and Jared open up the phone lines after a rather uneventful 0-0 draw against Uruguay. The perennial South American powerhouse didn't start their A-squad but the USMNT couldn't take their chances, lead by a couple of Jesus Ferreira misses. The search for a striker never ends for this team so they guys call on the Besties for some solutions. Plus, rumors are swirling about potential Asian opponents for September friendlies ahead for the Qatar World Cup. Who would you like to see the USMNT face off against? Thanks to everyone who called in! Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    LIVE POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT Impress Against Morocco, Christian Pulisic Calls out US Soccer Fans & Haji Wright Scores in Debut!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 2, 2022 73:12

    Jason Davis and Jared DuBois open the phone lines for the Besties after the USMNT easily handle Morocco in Cincinnati, Ohio. Christian Pulisic looked like a man on a mission on and off the field tonight, Haji Wright was impressive in his debut and the beloved Weston McKennie rejoined the side after many months out. Besties call in to share their takes on the performance and their takes on Pulisic's comments about fans in Ohio... or was he directing his ire at US Soccer? Thanks to everyone who called in! Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Jesse Marsch & Leeds Secure their Spot in the Prem, USMNT June Roster Reaction and Gaga Slonina chooses the US

    Play Episode Listen Later May 23, 2022 75:33

    Jason Davis and Jared DuBois react to an incredible weekend of soccer. First, Jesse Marsh and Leeds certainly made it interesting but on the last day of the season were able to avoid relegation. Rumors are already swirling around Brenden Aaronson moving to the Premier League side - is this the right move for the young American? Plus, the guys dissect Gregg Berhalter's call-ups for June's USMNT matches. Some surprising inclusions and even more shocking exclusions on the back line. Is John Brooks USMNT career effectively over? Finally, Gaga Slonina flirted with Poland but eventually chose the US this week - is he the keeper of the future after the 2022 World Cup? We opened the phone lines for all the Besties' hottest takes and they did not disappoint. Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Who will Replace Miles Robinson at CB, US Open Cup Chatter and a Big Summer for the USMNT

    Play Episode Listen Later May 16, 2022 75:59

    Since we last had a show, the USMNT were dealt a big blow with Miles Robinson rupturing his achilles tendon, putting him in serious doubt for Qatar 2022. So what will Gregg Berhalter do? Is John Brooks now back in the equation or will he look to one of the younger guys to set up. Plus, is this the best the US Open Cup has ever been? Taking a couple of years off seems to have refreshed the tournament. Finally, the guys discuss the latest USMNT news including Pulisic's performance in the FA Cup Final, possible Dest destinations, finding a hot striker and whether MLS is poised to be a hot destination ahead of the Water World Cup.  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    The Best MLS Player Of All Time, Berhalter Coming up Short on Cap-ties & USMNT Shadow XI's

    Play Episode Listen Later May 2, 2022 78:16

    Jason Davis and Jared DuBois are back to cover all the latest USMNT news and discuss the recent comments made by Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Was he really the best player in MLS history? The guys debate whether it could be Zlatan, Thierry Henry, Wayne Rooney, or a surprise guess. Plus, the guys debate whether Gregg Berhalter isn't being ruthless enough with his cap-tie for the USMNT. Finally, the boys talk about this summer's upcoming friendlies for the USMNT and what a Shadow XI (eligibility: not called into WCQ) would look like.  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Christian Pulisic Scores but is his Prem Future Elsewhere? USMNT Striker Solutions & Gareth Bale to DC United?

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 25, 2022 78:47

    The boys are back after taking the week off for the holiday and there is plenty to break down. First, Christian Pulisic scores the winner for Chelsea against West Ham on Sunday but his manager claims he isn't getting proper minutes because of his international duty. Is it time for Wonder Boy to move elsewhere in the Premiere League? The guys break down some possible clubs for him and you may be surprised by their suggestions. Plus, the USMNT is still looking for a striker with Pepi on the bench in Augsburg and the rest of the pack struggling to find form - has a new challenger appeared? Finally, the guys address the rumors of Gareth Bale coming to DC United - will he be more of a Beckham, Rooney or flop? Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    World Cup Qualifying Hangover & Best of the Best Awards

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 11, 2022 79:43

    On this week's episode of The Best Soccer Show, we take a look back at CONCACAF Qualifying for the USMNT and offer up our Best of the Best Awards for some of the most memorable moments from the past year. Jason Davis and Jared DuBois offer up their MVP, Unsung Hero, Newcomer and more before revealing the winner as voted by the Besties. Finally, the guys close out the show with a few Oh Baby's for some MLS bangers. If you'd like to vote in our BEST SOCCER SHOW CONCACAF AWARDS survey, here's the link to submit your responses: https://forms.gle/6FpPBqGubJZBuS1P8 Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    USMNT QUALIFIES FOR 2022 WORLD CUP, Reactions to the Draw from Friday and early Roster Debates

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 4, 2022 78:05

    On this week's show, Jason Davis and Jared DuBois celebrate the USMNT's official qualification to the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar! On Friday, the groups were drawn and the USMNT will face off against England, Iran, and the winner of the European Playoff between Wales and Scotland/Ukraine. The guys offer up their thoughts on the draw and their expectations for the USMNT in this group. If you'd like to vote in our BEST SOCCER SHOW CONCACAF AWARDS survey, here's the link to submit your responses: https://forms.gle/6FpPBqGubJZBuS1P8 Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    LIVE POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT on Verge of World Cup 2022 after Thrashing Panama

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 28, 2022 82:43

    HUGE night in Orlando and Jason & Jared open the lines for all the Besties to call in to celebrate. The USMNT took a huge step towards qualifying for the 2022 World Cup tonight after defeating Panama 5-1. Christian Pulisic lead the team with a hat-trick and Paul Arriola and Jesus Ferreira contributed goals as well. Shaq Moore stepped up huge at right fullback - has he earned a spot in the squad moving forward? Our sights quickly move to Wednesday and Costa Rica - but barring some divine intervention, the USMNT have effectively booked their tickets to Qatar! Thank you to everyone who called in! Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    USMNT Roster Reaction Special!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 18, 2022 33:59

    Jason and Jared jumped on Twitter spaces for a special reaction show to the USMNT Roster announcement. A few surprising names were included at center back but John Brooks being excluded really stole the headlines. Plus, Sergino Dest went down late today and is included here - who will Gregg Berhalter call in to replace him? Plus, our striker prayers have finally been heard! Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Predicting the last USMNT Roster of World Cup Qualifying

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 14, 2022 79:47

    We are only a few days away from US Soccer announcing the final USMNT roster of World Cup qualifying. Who will Gregg Berhalter call in for a huge 3 games against Mexico, Panama & Costa Rica? Ricardo Pepi has gone cold in the Bundesliga but is he still our best option at striker or will Jordan Pefok finally get the call? Plus, Zack Steffen finally returned to training in Manchester City - will he be healthy enough for all 3 matches? Will Aaron Long return? Finally, the guys react to Jesse Marsch & Leeds getting a statement win against Norwich today in stoppage time. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Does the USMNT have a GK crisis, Pefok Please and Charlotte Breaks Attendance Record

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 7, 2022 77:37

    Jason Davis and Jared DuBois are back to check the pulse of USMNT fans amidst a potential goalkeeper crisis. With Matt Turner and Zack Steffen both out injured who is poised to step between the sticks at the Estadio Azteca? Plus, outside of GK, whose stock is currently rising for the squad as we inch closer and close to the final 3 matches of the CONCACAF Octagonal? Is this the window Gregg finally calls Jordan Pefok in? Finally, MLS set another attendance record this weekend as newcomer Charlotte FC played their home opener in front of a packed stadium. What was your favorite match of the weekend? Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Should Jesse Marsch Move to the Premier League & MLS is BACK!

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 28, 2022 77:12

    Jason Davis and Jared DuBois discuss the reports that former Red Bulls manager Jesse Marsch will replace Marcelo Bielsa at Leeds United in the Premier League. Can Marsch keep Leeds up in the Premier League? Is this his best chance to manage in the Prem? Jonathon Tannenwald calls in to share his opinion on the move. Plus, MLS kicked off their regular season this weekend. The boys open up the phones lines to the Besties to share their takes from around the country. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    EMERGENCY POD: Weston McKennie Out for Remainder of World Cup Qualifying

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 24, 2022 73:45

    Jason and Jared open up the phone lines for a special emergency pod to discuss Weston McKennie's recent injury at Juventus. The guys try to put on a brave face but they are freaking out about the prospect of a play-in game to get to the World Cup. The phone lines are open for the Besties to debate what Defcon level the USMNT is currently at (It's ONE!!!!). Plus, Gio Reyna also goes down with an injury but it's not looking at serious as we first feared. Also, is Jordan Pefok in line to get the start at the Azteca as Ricardo Pepi struggles to find his form in Germany? Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    US Soccer Takes Heat for WCQ Venue, Go for Glory at the Azteca & Never Ending Striker Issues

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 7, 2022 80:34

    Jason and Jared are back on a Sunday night to go through the most recent USMNT World Cup Qualifying window. It was a frigid window with matches in Columbus, OH, Hamilton, ON & St. Paul, MN - with the latter reportedly leaving some Hondurans with hypothermia. Even USMNT players came out against the choice to host matches in such harsh conditions. Is this the last time we will see US Soccer choose frigid venues for WCQ? With only 3 matches to go in WCQ in March, do we go for glory at the Azteca against Mexico or play for the draw? Ricardo Pepi and Gyasi Zardes left much to be desired this window while Jordan Pefok continues to roll in Switzerland - is it time to call the in-form striker into the next camp? Finally Jared plays a game of “Of Death & Debutants” with the whole crew.  Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    LIVE POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT Outlast Honduras in the Tundra of Saint Paul, MN

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 3, 2022 72:29

    The USMNT took an important step towards qualifying for the World Cup by defeating Honduras in a frozen tundra match. Join Jason Davis and Jared DuBois from The Best Soccer Show crew as they open up the phone lines to the Besties for a heated recap of the match. Luca de la Torre and Kellyn Acosta shined, Pulisic started on the bench then made an immediate impact upon entering but the conditions were the real star of the match and will be debated for a long time to come. What did you make of the match? Thanks to everyone who called in! Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    LIVE POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT Disappoint in Canada, Gregg Berhalter's Questionable Post-match Comments & Looking Ahead to Honduras

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 31, 2022 76:22

    Jason and Jared open up the phone lines after a disappointing result in Canada. The USMNT fall 0-2 while controlling much of the possession but fail to make a real impression on the game. Christian Pulisic was underwhelming again, the team selection opened the door for many questions and the strategy was questionable at best. Gregg Berhalter's post-match comment's set US Soccer twitter ablaze and we discuss it all with the Besties. thank you to everyone for calling in! Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    LIVE POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT Edges past El Salvador in Columbus

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 28, 2022 56:28

    Jared Nicky Soup & Sausage open the phone lines for all your calls after a job done in El Salvador in Columbus, OH. Antonee Jedi Robinson may not be the striker we expected but he is the striker we needed tonight! The boys didn't rack up a ton of goals but they controlled the game for the most part and hold on to second in Concacaf WCQ. Thanks to everyone who called in! Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Breaking Down Berhalter's USMNT Roster, Where is John Brooks & Brenden Aaronson is a Wanted Man

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 24, 2022 80:07

    On this week's show, Jason Davis and Jared DuBois break down the roster released on Friday for the USMNT and their upcoming qualifiers against El Salvador, Canada and Honduras. The roster is full of mostly familiar names but there were some surprising inclusions - Gabriel Slonina & Luca de la Torre anyone? - and some even more shocking exclusions. The guys take some guesses about why John Brooks has seemingly been frozen out of the squad. Finally, Leeds are in hot pursuit of Brenden Aaronson this window - will RB Leipzig sell?  Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Predicting Berhalter's USMNT Roster for El Salvador, Canada & Honduras

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 17, 2022 76:15

    On this week's The Best Soccer Show, Jason Davis and Jared DuBois make their roster predictions for the USMNT and their upcoming World Cup Qualifiers against El Salvador, Canada & Honduras. With MLS on break and some recent moves for USMNT regulars, it's anyone's guess who and how many players get called in. Aaron Long has looked sharp in the January camp, could he push for a CB spot already? Will Luca de la Torre get the call up to replace Yunus Musah this window? Is Gio Reyna finally set to make his return? Finally, is Jordan Pefok finally going to get the call in or will Dike make the trip back to the US after just moving to West Brom? Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    USMNT World Cup Betting Odds, Potential January Camp Winners and Pepi Celebrated 19th Birthday with Augsburg Debut

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2022 77:24

    On the first Best Soccer Show of 2022, sports betting is top of mind. Jason Davis and Jared DuBois take a look at the odds of the USMNT qualifying & winning the World Cup and debate just how much they would wager on it. Next up, the guys discuss who has the most to gain in this current January camp: Could Aaron Long earn a place back in the squad? Can anyone emerge at striker? Can Gabriel Slonina push for the third GK spot? Finally, Ricardo Pepi turned 19 this week and celebrated with his first appearance for Augsburg in the Bundesliga.  Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Ricardo Pepi Breaks Records in Move to Augsburg, Daryl Dike Finally Back in the Championship with West Brom & IT'S A WORLD CUP YEAR

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 3, 2022 62:56

    On a special episode of TBSS, Jason Davis welcomes our social media manager Morgan Tencza while Jared is on vacation and Nicky Soup & Sausage is out sick. The show must go one because there is some BIG news in the USMNT world. After months of anticipation, Ricardo Pepi finally made his move to the Bundesliga with Augsburg swooping in before Wolfsburg could seal the deal - is moving to a club battling relegation really the right move for the young USMNT star? Plus, Daryl Dike makes his long awaited return to the Championship with West Bromwich - will he help the club get promoted to the Premier League? Finally, it's 2022 and you know what that means: WORLD CUP YEAR!! We discuss if the TBSS family is mentally prepared for it and what the USMNT needs to do to set themselves to bring the trophy home. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    USMNT End 2021 With a Win, Look Ahead to 2022 World Cup Year

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 20, 2021 73:31

    On the final The Best Soccer Show of 2021, Jason Davis and Jared DuBois take a look back at a very busy year for the USMNT that was capped off with an uneventful win against Bosnia and Herzegovina. First, it was a weird lineup Friday night and an early red card for the opponent made it tough to take too much away from this match for the USMNT. After winning the Concacaf Nations League and the Gold Cup, would you consider 2021 a success for the USMNT? Finally, should Pulisic move to Barcelona and which American is most likely to play for Wrexham AFC (Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney's non-league club).  Thanks to all the Besties for an incredible 2021!  Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast...

    Jesse Marsch OUT at RB Leipzig, USMNT December Roster and Portland v NYCFC in MLS Cup

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2021 76:06

    Jason and Jared debate whether Jesse Marsch was set up for success at RB Leipzig and where he may go next. Will he rejoin Ralf Rangnick in Manchester? Plus, Gregg Berhalter released the USMNT December roster and it features a lot of the younger talent. The guys pick their most fun, interesting lineups and look at some of the snubs. Finally, The Timbers and NYCFC are set to battle for MLS Cup in Portland next week after each won their respective Conference Finals this weekend.  Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    Weston's Weird Week, Pulisic Looks Sharp at Chelsea and USMNT World Cup Kits are Uninspired

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2021 69:30

    Jason and Jared discuss the latest in USMNT news from the week that was. Weston McKennie started off the week making headlines for his pizza conversation with Giogio Chiellini and ended the week leaving Juventus' match with a knock. Christian Pulisic finally looks healthy at Chelsea and has put together a couple of nice games against Juventus and Manchester United - should Gregg consider playing Christian as a false 9? Finally, the USMNT announced where the next matches will take place and an uninspiring World Cup kit leaked. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    1 Year Out From 2022 World Cup, MLS Cup Playoff Picks & NWSL Crowns a Champion

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2021 73:19

    We are less than 1 year out from the 2022 World Cup in Qatar! Jason and Jared look ahead to the tournament and try to figure out when games will kick off, react to FiveThirtyEight's USMNT qualification chances and possible playoff matches to get in. Next, Jason, Jared & Nick go through their MLS Cup Playoff brackets as the action kicked off this weekend. Finally, NWSL has crowned the Washington Spirit champions and the guys quickly preview the USL Championship Final next weekend.  Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    LIVE POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT Comes back Down to Earth in Jamaica

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 72:19

    Jason and Jared open the phone lines for all your calls after a frustrating match in Jamaica. Tim Weah had a moment of brilliance but Michail Antonio responded quickly and gave the US problems all match. The guys open the phone lines to discuss the consistent lineups, Gianluca Busio's underwhelming performance, Zack Steffen letting in a worldie, the lack of VAR and deciding what defcon USMNT fans are really at right now. After all, at the time of publishing this episode, the USMNT is still at the top of the octagonal. Thanks to everyone who called in! Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com  

    USMNT Sitting Pretty on Top of the Octagonal, Is Tata Martino Now on the Hot Seat and Previewing the Jamaica Match

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 74:36

    On this week's show, now that the dust has settled from another thrilling encounter between the USMNT and Mexico, Jason Davis and Jared DuBois look back on the match. The guys break down the USMNT being a second half team, some necessary rotation because of yellow card accumulations, where Gio Reyna will fit into this team when he eventually returns and VAR possibly being added to Concacaf WCQ in January. Finally, the guys look ahead to Tuesday's qualifier against Jamaica. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    LIVE POST MATCH SHOW: DOS A CERO

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 13, 2021 78:00

    HERE WE GO! USMNT Top of the group! Undefeated against Mexico in 2021! Nicky Soup and Sausage & Jared DuBois are LIVE taking your calls after an instant classic in Cincinnati. Jason is on the radio for a majority of the show (Did you know he has a radio show?) but joins the boys towards the end of this one. But this show is always about the callers! The guys talk about Pulisic's return and incredible celebration, Tim Weah playing out of his mind, Walker Zimmerman shutting down the Mexican forwards, the eye gouge and a peak Weston McKennie performance. The Cincinnati crowd was HOT tonight and the callers continued bringing the heat! Thank you to everyone who called in. We'll be live again Tuesday after the Jamaica match. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thebestsoccershow Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bestiessoccer Instagram: https://instagram.com/thebestsoccershow Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebestsocce... Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/thebestsoccershow Subscribe and Review the Podcast! Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast... Or email your review to: bestsoccershowreviews@gmail.com

    USMNT v Mexico Preview: Brooks & Berhalter Feud, Will Pulisic Return & The MLS Quota

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 78:54

    Jason Davis and Jared DuBois are back on a Sunday night! The guys discuss Gregg Berhalter's call ups and preview the UMSNT match against Mexico. We're just under a week away from the biggest match in Concacaf & Berhalter has left John Brooks out of this squad- the guys try to understand why that's happening and address the rumors of an ongoing feud between the veteran and head coach. Plus Tuchel's warning to Berhalter about Pulisic's impending return. Finally, the guys debate if there really is an MLS quota in the USMNT. Support The Best Soccer Show on Patreon: https://bit.ly/360mTM6

    Sergino Dest may be USMNT's Best Winger, Where will Pepi Transfer to & MLS Salaries

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2021 75:28

    The guys are back on a Sunday night to react to all things American soccer from the past week. Sergino Dest looked saucy in El Clasico, should he be our starting RW against Mexico next World Cup Qualifying match? Plus, the Ricardo Pepi transfer rumors are heating up with RB Salzburg, Ajax & Wolfsburg all in the mix - which would be the best situation for the young American? Finally, the MLS salaries were released this week and you'll never guess who the highest paid Americans in the league are.

    The Best USMNT XI for Mexico & The Argument for Benching Pulisic

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 73:47

    Jason and Jared recap the most recent WCQ window and look forward to November. With the USMNT boys picking up 6 of 9 points in this last window - what needs to change moving forward? Christian Pulisic and Gio Reyna are scheduled to be ready for the November window- so who does Berhalter drop to bring them back in? 

    LIVE POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT Come Up Short in Panama

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2021 70:03

    Jason and Jared open the phone lines for your calls after the USMNT lay an egg in Panama. It's never easy to win away in Concacaf, but did Gregg Berhalter send his best team out there? The guys take your calls to discuss a questionable lineup, GGG back on the hot seat, Panama embracing full Concacaf and so much more. Thank you to everyone who called in. We will be back LIVE on YouTube and Twitter after the Costa Rica match on Wednesday October 13.

    LIVE POST MATCH SHOW: The Ricardo Pepi Train Runs through Jamaica

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 8, 2021 71:43

    Jason & Jared open the phone lines for some happy callers after the USMNT defeat Jamaica 2-0 on a Ricardo Pepi brace. The Besties' vibes are great in this one. The guys and callers discuss everything from a somewhat shaky first half, Paul Arriola's surprise inclusion, Brenden Aaronson lighting up the wing again, Yunus Musah looking like a grown ass man out there, McKennie returning to the lineup, and of course, Ricardo Pepi continuing his meteoric rise. Thank you to all who called in to make this such a great show. We will be live again immediately after the Panama & Costa Rica matches on Youtube & Twitter. Support The Best Soccer Show on Patreon: https://bit.ly/360mTM6

    World Cup Qualifying Preview with American Outlaws Austin & Heath Pearce

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 62:52

    HERE WE GO! We are less than 24 hours away from the USMNT resuming their World Cup Qualifying campaign against Jamaica in Austin, TX. To help us get ready for the match, Jason went to the American Outlaws legendary Night Before party to catch up with Matt Croews from AO Austin. The guys discuss what they expect the atmosphere to be like against Jamaica and just how long Austin has been waiting for this moment. Next, Jason welcomes Heath Pearce on to preview the match, some new buzz words floating around the USMNT camp, who they expect to step up and so much more. World Cup Qualifying is BACK! Support The Best Soccer Show on Patreon: https://bit.ly/360mTM6

    7 Points or Bust for USMNT & NWSL Reaches a Breaking Point

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2021 73:50

    With World Cup Qualifying set to resume THIS WEEK, the guys are pretty much solely focused on one thing: results. They debate what success will be this window, 9 points would be amazing but anything less than 7 is unacceptable. Even with Christian Pulisic and Gio Reyna not fully fit, this squad is home for two winnable matches and deep enough to get this done. The guys debate who will play out on the right win who is the best RB in the camp and their pick to light things up in Pulisic's absence. Plus, Jason is going to be down in Austin and he talks about what we can expect for the next week of programming. Finally, the guys dive into what's been an insane week for NWSL and where the league and players go from here. Support The Best Soccer Show on Patreon: https://bit.ly/360mTM6

    USMNT October WCQ Roster Reaction Special

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2021 39:53

    October is right around the corner which means one thing: World Cup Qualifying is back!!! Jason and Jared react to the roster announcement on a special midweek show. Is Matt Turner the undisputed #1 keeper? Why not bring in Joe Scally at this point? Gianluca Busio is in! Gregg welcomes Weston McKennie back into the fold! Is this roster chosen to avoid playing England based players in Panama? Get hyped Besties, USMNT soccer is right around the corner!! Support The Best Soccer Show on Patreon: https://bit.ly/360mTM6

    Will Weston McKennie Rejoin the USMNT in October, Predicting the 26 man Roster & The New Leagues Cup

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2021 75:34

    The USMNT return to World Cup Qualifying in just over a week and the guys run through their picks for the 26 man roster. The most pressing question remains, will Weston McKennie rejoin the team this window? The guys listen to excerpts from Gregg Berhalter's podcast to get some insight. Does the USMNT need to add some more veteran presence to the team to make sure similar mistakes don't happen again? Is it time for Julian Green to return!? Finally, MLS & Liga MX announced the New Leagues Cup format launching in 2023 and let's just say... the guys are divided. Support The Best Soccer Show on Patreon: https://bit.ly/360mTM6

    Is Brenden Aaronson the Most Important USMNT Player Heading into October & Is it Time to Bring Dike Back?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2021 79:43

    On a night Ted Lasso claims some of the most prestigious awards at the Emmys, the guys are back to talk US Soccer. Christian Pulisic and Gio Reyna are still on the mend at their clubs and the guys debate who can step up in their place. Brenden Aaronson has been in great form at RB Salzburg recently and is ready to step into a starting winger role on this team. But is he really the most important player heading into this next international break? Plus, Jonathon Tannenwald calls in to make a case for Daryl Dike to be included in the October Roster. Finally, Jared introduces a new game, we briefly recap the Carli Lloyd show against Panama and 2026 World Cup venues. Support The Best Soccer Show on Patreon: https://bit.ly/360mTM6

    3 Things We Learned From this World Cup Qualifying Window, Is Pepi the Real Deal and Expectations for Ocotober WCQ

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2021 79:32

    Jason and Jared open the phone lines on a Sunday night after a couple of non-stop weeks. The guys each break down 3 things they learned about this USMNT squad after these first 3 matches. The guys open the phone lines as well for the Besties to weigh in. Who can the US bring in the connect the midfield to the forward line so Pulisic doesn't have to come back to retrieve the ball? The guys throw out some suggestions that will surprise you. Finally, the next window is less than a month away already, who should be called in that wasn't already and debate what a successful window would be against Jamaica, Panama & Costa Rica. Support The Best Soccer Show on Patreon: https://bit.ly/360mTM6

    LIVE POST POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT Finally Win 4-1 in Honduras

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2021 73:55

    Jason and Jared open the phone lines early into Friday morning after the USMNT finally get a win this WCQ in Honduras. After a disastrous first half, the guys were preparing for the worst but 3 subs and some critical tactical changes turned things around for the red, white & blue. Our callers were fired up for this one. Is Pepi the real deal? Should Gregg Berhalter still be on the hot seat regardless of the result? What was he thinking with that starting XI? Is Matt Turner locked in as #1? All this and much, much more. Thank you to everyone for calling in! We will be back on Sunday with the regular show and back with post match shows in October. Support The Best Soccer Show on Patreon: https://bit.ly/360mTM6

    LIVE POST POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT Draw Canada at Home - Time to Sound The Alarm?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 6, 2021 81:47

    Jason and Jared open the phone lines up to the Besties after the USMNT fail to win again - this time at home in Tennessee against Canada. The calls for Gregg Berhalter to be on the hot seat are getting louder, Weston McKennie let the team down, who are our starting full backs, are the Us in danger of not qualifying for Qatar and much, much more. Thank you to everyone for their calls!

    LIVE POST POST MATCH SHOW: USMNT Open WCQ With Divisive Draw at El Salvador

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 3, 2021 79:07

    Jason and Jared are LIVE immediately following the USMNT's draw away at El Salvador to open up World Cup Qualifying. The phone lines were hot for this one! Hear what the Besties thought about dropping points, Josh Sargent v Jordan Pefok, Brenden Aaronson deployed in central midfield, Konrad's return and much, much more. Given all our talent, should US Soccer fans be happy with the point? How will Gregg Berhalter change things up for the Canada match at home and is that now a must win? Tune in to find out!

    Three Possible Tim Weah Replacements & High Expectations for World Cup Qualifying

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2021 84:57

    Jason and Jared catch up one more time before World Cup Qualifying officially kicks off! With the news of Tim Weah picking up an injury, the guys talk through who they most want to see replace him in the squad and who is most likely. Matthew Hoppe, Christian Roldan, Luca de la Torre and Julian Green are all possibilities. Next, the guys go through their ideal starting XI for the El Salvador match. Should we expect a 5 man back line? Pulisic, Adams and McKennie all starting together for the first time? Finally Jared shares a new game with the guys to close the show.  We will be live on Thursday evening on Youtube after the USMNT v El Salvador match!  Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/c/TheBestSoccerShow

    USMNT WCQ Roster Reaction: Pepi Fever, Starting GK & the Hype Video | From the Stands

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 27, 2021 46:29

    We are less than a week away from kicking off World Cup Qualifying and the guys have a lot on their minds. On this week's From The Stands, Jason and Jared break down the entire roster and pick their strongest XI. Is this Matt Turner's time to start? Will Gregg Berhalter go with a 3 CB backline and if so who is he starting? Ricardo Pepi finally gets the call in and the US needs to cap tie him in this window. Plus, is Christian Pulisic going to be able to play? Finally, the guys react to the awesome US Soccer hype video that dropped this week. From The Stands is a weekly show where Jason Davis talks to podcasters, bloggers, journalists and supporters of clubs that are home to some of the United States' current and legendary players.

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