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Way of Champions Podcast
#247 Manchester United's Tony Whelan and Tom Statham: Our Most Important Job is Protecting Childhood

Way of Champions Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 19, 2021 62:49


Tom Statham and Tony Whelan have a combined 60 plus years coaching and leading the young players in Manchester United's Academy. Tony started out there as a schoolboy, eventually signing professional terms and playing for Man United, Manchester City, and in the US in the old NASL. He has been at United since 1990 in a coaching capacity, Head of Academy Coaching, and currently in an advisory role. With experience working under managers from Sir Matt Busby to Sir Alex Ferguson, Tony is deeply rooted in the history and culture of United, and has guided hundreds of players from the youth ranks to the pros. Tom Statham is a long time friend of the podcast, and has been with Manchester United for nearly 30 years, currently working with the U9-U11s. Current Manchester United players such as Marcus Rashford, Jesse Lingard, Mason Greenwood and Scott McTominay all started as young players with Tom and other coaches at the Cliff, United's legendary training ground. In our conversation today, we dive deeply into the history of the club, and the vital importance of youth coaches in protracting the childhood of our young athletes. We discuss being a life coach first, and a sport coach second. And we talk about the massive impact we can have on the lives of our young athletes on and off the field. This is a very special conversation for me, and reaffirms my belief that our influence is never neutral. Today's Podcast is brought to you by the 2021 Way of Champions Conference. The conference videos have been made into an online course and are now available here: Click Here to Learn More. This includes sessions with Steve Kerr, Brad Stevens, Cindy Timchal, Jenny Levy, George Mumford, Tara VanDerveer, and Quin Snyder along with Anson Dorrance. It is hours of top level coach education on connecting with your athletes, building your culture, and winning the “Inner Game.”   This week's podcast is also brought to you by our friends at Sports Refund. Many of you probably buy trip insurance, every winter I buy ski pass insurance, to make sure that if I get injured I can get my money back on that expensive investment. Well, many of us spend thousands of dollars on our kids sports club fees, but what if they get hurt? In many cases you cannot get your money back, but now with Sports Refund you can. And it's not just for long term broken bones or torn ligaments. It is only a 14 day waiting period, so you even get a refund if you roll that ankle or pull a hammy! For just pennies on the dollar, you can make sure that if your child gets sick or injured and misses a month or more you can get your money back, or your club can get paid. It's a great product, just go to www.sportsrefund.com/game and get your free quote, and if it sounds good you can either get your club to sign up, or you can purchase on your own.  Become a Podcast Champion! This weeks podcast is also sponsored by our Patreon Podcast Champions. Help Support the Podcast and get FREE access to our most popular online courses, a $300 value. If you love the podcast, we would love for you to become a Podcast Champion, (https://www.patreon.com/wayofchampions) for as little as a cup of coffee per month (OK, its a Venti Mocha), to help us up the ante and provide even better interviews, better sound, and an overall enhanced experience. Plus, as a $10 per month Podcast Super-Champion, you will have access to never before released and bonus material, including: Downloadable transcripts of our best podcasts, so you don't have to crash your car trying to take notes! A code to get free access to our online course called “Coaching Mastery,” usually a $97 course, plus four other courses worth over $100, all yours for free for becoming a patron. Other special bonus opportunities that come up time to time Access to an online community of coaches like you who are dedicated listeners of the podcast, and will be able to answer your questions and share their coaching experiences. Thank you for all your support these past four years, and a special big thank you to all of you who become part of our inner circle, our patrons, who will enable us to take our podcast to the next level. https://www.patreon.com/wayofchampions

Over The Ball with Kevin Flynn
Over the Ball with Kevin Flynn

Over The Ball with Kevin Flynn

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 53:22


This week on OTB Kevin, Grayle and Sam are joined by Ty Keough—an All-American at St. Louis University, former NASL and USMNT player, and longtime broadcaster for ESPN, ABC and more—to discuss the evolution of the NCAA game and why he feels Americans aren't always given a fair shot at the college level, his playing days with the San Diego Sockers and in MISL, and finally how he made his way into broadcasting and why he wishes there were less maybe a few less foreign accents covering the game in the US today.

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237: Pro Sports in Atlanta - It's Complicated (With Clayton Trutor)

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Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2021 78:41


By the time you hear this week's episode, the Atlanta Braves just may be celebrating their second-ever World Series trophy since moving from Milwaukee in 1956.  If so, it would be the team's first title in 26 years, and only the second time in the region's modern sports history - or fourth, if you include the titles won by the now-defunct NASL's Atlanta Chiefs in 1968 and Major League Soccer's Atlanta United three years ago - that "The ATL" has been able to boast of any true major pro sports championship.  That kind of futility can make any sports fan question their sanity, and as this week's guest Clayton Trutor ("Loserville: How Professional Sports Remade Atlanta―and How Atlanta Remade Professional Sports") tells us - in Atlanta's case, that self-doubt dates all the way back to the mid-1970s when one of its major newspapers dubbed the city "Loserville, USA". As Trutor describes it, Atlanta's excitement around the arrival of four professional franchises during a dynamic six-year (1966-72) period quickly gave way to general frustration and, eventually, widespread apathy toward its home teams.  By the dawn of the 80s, all four of the region's major-league franchises were flailing in the standings, struggling to draw fans - and, in the case of the NHL's Flames, ready to move out of town. While that indifference/malaise has dissipated somewhat in the decades since then (save for a second attempt at the NHL with the short-lived Thrashers), the dearth of team titles continues to loom over Atlanta's pro sports scene. The resurgent Braves and their paradigm-changing Truist Park complex may just help change all that.

Over The Ball with Kevin Flynn
Over the Ball with Kevin Flynn

Over The Ball with Kevin Flynn

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 22, 2021 62:37


This week on OTB Kevin, Grayle and Sam discuss the Saudi takeover at Newcastle, some Champions League action and when we might see Pulisic back on the field before being joined by former New York Cosmo and longtime USMNT member and captain Rick Davis to hear about life as a rare American player in the old NASL and sharing the pitch with the likes of Pelé and Beckenbauer before touching on the national team today, including what makes a good captain, how far we've come and how far we still have to go.

Down the Pub Podcast
Episode 114: Forge FC‘s Maxim Tissot!

Down the Pub Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2021 41:39


On this episode I am joined by Forge FC's Canadian International defender Maxim Tissot! We chat about the culture at Forge and where the never say attitude and determination comes from. We also talk about what type of coach Bobby is and how the team is handling the fixture congestion.  We look back at where Maxim's interest in football came from and growing up in the CF Montreal/Impact academy. Maxim tells me about winning the NASL in San Francisco and the team folding days later.  Maxim chats about his interest outside football especially financial advice and how players need to be careful with the money they ear. All this and Maxim's 5 aside team!! (It will blow your socks off!)    

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234: "Big-Time Soccer" - With Rachel Viollet

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Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2021 68:14


We take another crack at the history and mythology of the late, great North American Soccer League - this time through the eyes of sports filmmaker Rachel Viollet, whose new documentary "Big-Time Soccer: The Remarkable Rise & Fall of the NASL" makes its US debut at New York's Kicking + Screening film festival later this week. If that surname sounds familiar, it won't surprise you that Rachel is also the daughter of the late Dennis Viollet - one of the legendary Manchester United "Busby Babes" of the late 1940s & early 1950s - who later went on to become one of the pioneering coaches in the 1970s-era NASL. With managerial roles overseeing Washington, DC's Diplomats and two flavors of Tea Men in both New England and Jacksonville, the elder Viollet unwittingly provided his young daughter with a bird's-eye childhood purview into a vibrant and hugely entertaining pro soccer circuit, whose influence is still felt in today's MLS and beyond. Featuring dozens of first-person interviews, rare video footage, and a mountain of exhaustive research, "Big-Time Soccer" is a love letter to both the best and the worst of the NASL - and the legacy it left behind.

Sound of the Loons
Match Preview Show – Week 30 (w/ Manny Lagos)

Sound of the Loons

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 8, 2021 50:17


Technical Director and former Minnesota United Head Coach Manny Lagos joins Kyndra de St. Aubin and Callum Williams to talk about the 2011 NASL championship campaign and to preview this weekend's matchup against the Colorado Rapids.

Slováci v zahraničí
Návraty: Michal Mravec

Slováci v zahraničí

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2021 50:00


Podcast Slováci v zahraničí oslavuje svoje siedme narodeniny. Za toto obdobie vám Oli Džupinková v 270-tich epizódach predstavila úspešné a inšpiratívne príbehy našich rodákov žijúcich mimo domoviny. Stále však platí – všade dobre, doma najlepšie. Druhým hosťom je Michal Mravec, ktorý odišiel zo Slovenska kvôli štúdiu v Amerike, kde sa popritom venoval aj futbalovej kariére v americkej NASL. Domov na Slovensko sa vrátil lebo sa chcel usadiť “a nevedel som si predstaviť mať rodinu a v rámci toho fungovať v Amerike.“  Dnes žije pri Žiline, so svojou snúbenicou Tatianou Židekovou a 2-ročnou dcérkou Vaneskou. Naplno sa venuje kariére a rodine. Aký je jeho život po živote v zahraničí a aká bola jeho cesta domov si vypočujte v podcaste.

The Daves I Know
Engaging with the Enemy

The Daves I Know

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2021 106:11


We bring on a very special guest to give us the lowdown on the Seattle Sounders, @CrazyCalico. She is a longtime Sounders fan, with roots dating back to the NASL days... We also discuss the disappointing USMNT performances, some Loons abroad, Golden Gopher soccer, and Crows v Mingos! Finally, we discuss the Sounders with an actual Sounders fan who knows more players than just the Roldan brothers. Spoiler Alert, Zeller is the only one who predicts victory!

Subh e Noor
Ehl-e-Bait Ki Taleemat Sy Nasl-e-Insani Ko Kya Sabaq Milta Hai? | 30 August | Subh E Noor

Subh e Noor

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2021 4:05


Ehl-e-Bait Ki Taleemat Sy Nasl-e-Insani Ko Kya Sabaq Milta Hai? | 30 August | Subh E Noor

Alexi Lalas’ State of the Union Podcast
MLS vs. Liga MX: Who wins the MLS All-Star Game?

Alexi Lalas’ State of the Union Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2021 99:15


Alexi and Mosse open the show with a look at Saturday's Seattle vs. Columbus game, Atlanta United's interim coach situation, LAFC's struggles, El Tráfico and many more MLS storylines (09:55). Then the guys breakdown this week's MLS All-Star Game and Skills Challenge and make their predictions for who will win the game (35:30). We then look at, Serie A's opening weekend, Ronaldo's Juventus situation, Lukaku's return to Chelsea, La Liga, Stu Holden's Mallorca, fans storming the Nice vs. Marseille game and so much more in the European Roundup (47:05). Alexi and Mosse rank their Top 10 soccer leagues in the world, look at why the USMNT has so much talent right now, and answer the age old question does, “turn up the A.C” mean making it colder or warmer in #AskAlexi (1:12:15). Finally Alexi caps the show with an anecdote about NASL's Detroit Express in his “One for the Road” segment (1:32:55). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

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226.5: Kyle Rote, Jr. (Archive Re-Release)

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Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2021 147:23


[A re-release of a fan favorite episode from July 2017!] National Soccer Hall of Fame inductee and three-time ABC-TV “Superstars” champion Kyle Rote, Jr. joins Tim Hanlon from his home in Memphis for an in-depth and wide-ranging conversation about his trailblazing journey as America's first true native-born professional soccer star.  Along the way, Rote, Jr. reveals: How a fortuitous heart-to-heart with his famous football star-father helped convince him to choose soccer over football for his pro career; How a standout Rookie of the Year season with the 1973 Dallas Tornado helped thrust him into the North American Soccer League's national marketing spotlight; The remarkable impact of winning a made-for-TV athletic competition against the biggest stars of the “traditional” sports world; The unique relationship he developed with the New York Cosmos' international legend Pelé,  and the public relations narrative the NASL built around them; How lucrative marketing endorsements made up for embarrassingly low-paying player contracts; The serendipitous story of how he helped rescue an MISL team from the “hell” of Hartford; AND The unmistakable higher power that continually guided him through the ups and downs of professional athletics – both on the field and off.

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226: The New York Cosmos - With Steve Hunt

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Play Episode Listen Later Aug 9, 2021 114:35


Your humble host does his best this week to tamp down his inner fanboy as he sits down for a bucket-list conversation with one of his favorite players from the legendary New York Cosmos of the original NASL - winger extraordinaire Steve Hunt ("I'm With the Cosmos: The Story of Steve Hunt").   Abruptly transferred into the star-studded orbit of North America's burgeoning super-club at the tender age of 20 from his hometown (Birmingham) England First Division Aston Villa side in the spring of 1977, Hunt unwittingly arrived just in time to grab a seat on the rocket ship breakout season that vaulted the Cosmos into the stratosphere of soccer not only across the US, but also worldwide.   Joining an array of international greats like Franz Beckenbauer, Carlos Alberto, Giorgio Chinaglia, and the incomparable Pelé, the speedy Hunt quickly became an instant sensation and vital offensive cog - not to mention a huge fan favorite - for a Cosmos unit that would soon break records both on and off the field, including an iconic MVP star turn in the club's historic Soccer Bowl '77 championship-winning match.   While he only played three seasons in Gotham, Hunt was a crucial component of NASL championships achieved in each of them (1977, 1978 & 1982) - a springboard to a triumphant return to England's top tier and national team caps. 

Pitadinha Histórica
Anos Incríveis: A História da NASL - Ep. 3

Pitadinha Histórica

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 13, 2021 70:28


DEMOROU, MAS CHEGOU!!! O terceiro e último episódio da Saga da NASL - a North American Soccer League chegou e com ele todos os detalhes dos últimos anos da primeira grande tentativa dos americanos de emplacarem o "Soccer" no país. Neste episódio detalhamos toda a crise que atingiu a competição entre o final dos anos 70 e início dos anos 80 e todas as tentativas frustradas de manter a chama do esporte e do negócio acesa, mas que acabaram dando resultados péssimos e até afundando ainda mais a Liga para o seu triste fim. Recordamos também todo o legado que esta aventura esportiva, política e econômica deixou para o esporte, assim como os ensinamentos para que no final da década de 90, os dirigentes da MLS não cometessem os mesmos erros. Um documento histórico que com certeza você vai apreciar e aprender muita coisa.

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221: Can the MASL Recapture Indoor Soccer's Glory Days? - With Michael Lewis

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Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2021 96:23


FrontRowSoccer.com's Michael Lewis returns after a two-year absence to help us dig into the news of the Major Arena Soccer League's hiring of three marquee names from pro indoor soccer's 1980s heyday - as it attempts to translate the sport's past glory into interest for a new generation of fans.   The additions of Shep Messing (Chairman), Keith Tozer (Commissioner) and Episode 66 guest JP Dellacamera (President, Communications/Media) to the MASL executive suite signals a major effort to stabilize the long-wobbly league and elevate the indoor game back to the level of its legendary predecessors - like the original Major Indoor Soccer League and even the old North American Soccer League.   Besides weighing in on what might happen in the months ahead, Lewis  mines nearly forty years of soccer reporting to recount some of the most memorable indoor matches from his sportswriting career, including: The MISL's epic 1981 "Championship Weekend" at the St. Louis Checkerdome, where the hometown Steamers outlasted the Wichita Wings in a logic-defying 8-7 shootout semifinal, but lost a nail-biting 6-5 final to the New York Arrows two days later; 1975 NASL indoor tournament matches at Rochester's War Memorial, where goals measured only four feet high x 16 feet long; The MISL's 1981 All-Star Game - played at the World's Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden; A January 1985 Cosmos MISL home loss to the San Diego Sockers that portended the team's folding just two weeks later; and US National Team goalie Tony Meola's indoor debut with the New Jersey Ironmen of the one-year Xtreme Soccer League in 2008.

The USL Show
The USL Show Episode 10 w/ Kevin Johnston of Soctakes

The USL Show

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2021


In Episode 10 of The USL Show, Kevin Johnston of Soctakes takes us back to the NASL days to give The post The USL Show Episode 10 w/ Kevin Johnston of Soctakes appeared first on Beautiful Game Network.

Sports Content Strategy with MrRichardClarke: Exploring sports content, journalism, digital and social media

[Click out all the content from MrRichardClarke here]Contrary to popular belief, the New York Cosmos are still alive.Gone are the glitter-strewn days of the late 1970s when Pele played on the pitch, Mick Jagger watched from the packed stands and then, afterwards, they partied together at Studio 54. The old North American Soccer League soon crumbled under the weight of its own excess. However, its leading team gained an enduring legend.I spoke to official club historian David Kilpatrick about the incredible origin story of the Cosmos, its brief spell in the limelight, its troublesome rebirth and how, just maybe, there may be a route back to centre stage.TOPICSThe genesis of the Cosmos - Atlantic Records, two Turkish brothers, Gotham Soccer Club and the New York GeneralsThe impact of the 1966 and 1970 World CupsCosmos is short for Cosmopolitan like NY Mets is short for MetropolitanChasing Pele - "George Best did not turn up and Henry Kissinger helped"Adding Carlos Alberto, Giorgio Chinaglia New York in the late 1970s - financial problems, the 'Son of Sam' murders and the need for glamourThe power of Chinaglia at the CosmosThe retirement of PeleThe global tour - Indonesia, Hong Kong, South Korea, Australia, Malaysia London - and the tax dodge that helpedWhy the Cosmos became the first US soccer brandWarner's problems, a failed video game for ET - Extra-terrestrial and the sale of the club"I'm with the Cosmos" - the phrase that got you into Studio 54The reboot for the NY Cosmos after the documentary "Once in a Lifetime" Why they did not join MLS"The most successful franchises in MLS are those who have embraced their NASL history."Did the Cosmos win battles for the ‘soccer family' in the US?The influence of the Cosmos in the early American World Cup squadsSteve Hunt - seven games for Villa, sold to the Cosmos, played with Pele, went back to the English top flight. Does this prove the standard of the NASL?The problem of TV ratings in NASL back then and MLS nowThe pro/rel issue and the CosmosCan global leagues create a route back for the Cosmos?Why the introduction of New York City FC hurt the new version of the CosmosWhat is the future of the club? The legal case to try and align North American soccer with global football Is there still a fanbase out there for the New York Cosmos?

Worst Foot Forward
Ep 214: Jonathan Drennan - World's Worst Sports Kit

Worst Foot Forward

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2021 63:42


We hope that you've remembered your running vest, shorts, socks and spikes, because if not you'll be listening to the whole show in your underwear! This week Ben and Barry are joined by Northern Irish sports journalist and Aussie Rules casualty Jonathan Drennan to talk about oddest piece of sporting kit and equipment. We find out about deadly Ancient Greek underpants, there whereabouts of Russell Crowe's jockstrap and who was the stickiest NFL player of all time. JOIN OUR NEW DISCORD: https://discord.gg/3QRwHw6nG6  Follow us on Twitter: @worstfoot @bazmcstay @benvandervelde @JWDrennan Visit www.worstfootforwardpodcast.com for all previous episodes and you can donate to us on Patreon if you'd like to support the show during this whole pandemic thing… https://www.patreon.com/WorstFootForward Worst Foot Forward is part of Podnose: www.podnose.com

RAMS REVIEW
Rams Review Meets Derby County Legend Alan Hinton

RAMS REVIEW

Play Episode Listen Later May 28, 2021 116:46


Cory sits down with Derby County legendary winger Alan Hinton to discuss his career in the game. We find out how Alan got his start at Wolves and what it was like to share a dressing room with players he idolized as a kid. We discuss his England call up and how it affected his wedding and what Alf Ramsey did to accommodate a personal milestone for Alan and his wife. We also find out why Alf Ramsey did not like wingers. We find out what led to Alan Hinton's eventual departure from Wolves and why he regrets the way it ended. We discuss how the move to Nottingham Forest came about and how transfers worked in the 1960s. We talk about his successful career at the City Ground which culminated in a FA Cup semi-final defeat to Dave MacKay's Tottenham Hotspur.  What led Alan to Derby? We find out about the transfer and what life was like under Brian Clough and Peter Taylor and why the winning the Second Division was a lot of fun. We discuss the great Alan Durban and what he brought to the Rams. We find out about the two league titles and discover which one Alan enjoyed more. We discuss European football at this time and THAT Juventus tie (both in Turin and the return leg at The Baseball Ground). We find out about Cloughie's resignation and Alan's role in the attempt to bring Clough and Taylor back to The Baseball Ground. We then discuss his move to the United States and how it helped him and his family move forward after tragedy. We discuss the North American Soccer League (NASL), his time at the Dallas Tornados and Vancouver Whitecaps and what it was like to play professional football in American during this time. We then talk about his transition into coaching with the Tulsa Roughnecks, Vancouver Whitecaps and Seattle Sounders. And we find out the development of American soccer from the NASL to MLS and beyond.  We discuss his new book Triumph and Tragedy and then find out about some of Alan's hobbies, discuss how the game has changed through the years and what advice he would give people today. Thank you for listening! Get in touch with your questions or comments. Send us a voice message!  On Twitter: @ramsreview1 ; Facebook: @ramsreviewpod and email ramsreview@hotmail.com

Stadium Scene Podcast
An Interview With... Phil Schoen - BeIN Sports

Stadium Scene Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later May 12, 2021 47:22


Kate is back with us today and we kick off our cold open talking about our interview with Phil Schoen from BeIN Sports (skip to 4:16 unless you want to hear Ray Hudson's greatest call ever in D.J.'s opinion). Phil has been a staple of the soccer announcing community for three decades and covered everything from low-level soccer to professional level, and even the World Cup for ESPN, Fox, GolTV, and now BeIN Sports. We talk to Phil about his beginnings in Miami and his love for the game watching his local Ft Lauderdale Strikers play in the NASL and learning about a player named Ray Hudson, who like most of us know went on to be his long time broadcast partner calling games in Spain (La Liga), France (Ligue 1). Phil talks about the growth of soccer and how the creation of the MLS helped him reach the national television stage and how while broadcasting with the MLS he met up with Ray Hudson and tried to get him to join the booth. We move on and talk about what are the next steps that need to be taken in the USA to take the game to the next level (make MLS more of a global force, USMNT competing deep into World Cups). D.J. also shares a story of an amusing conversation young DC United Assistant in the mid-90s at a US Open Cup game who has later become quite the head coach himself. Phil also talks about the "soccer vs football" debate and has a unique perspective on it and closes up the show talking about how in the last few years has gotten started building up his own voice-over company, VoiceGoals, and the challenges associated with going into business yourself. Check out more about Phil: Phil's Website VoiceGoals Twitter Instagram If you want to see the video of this interview and Kate's facial expression to Ray Hudson's call, be sure to subscribe to us on YouTube!

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214: The Boston Minutemen & New England Tea Men - With Steve Gans

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Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2021 105:29


American soccer insiders know Steve Gans as one of the sport's leading domestic corporate attorneys, with a long track record of legal representation from all sides of the ball - including as a former candidate for the US Soccer Federation's highly contentious presidential election in 2018. Few, however, are aware that the Boston-born-and-raised Gans - who also spearheaded the Foxborough, MA venue bid for the US-hosted 1994 World Cup - began his long professional association with the 'beautiful game" as a teenaged marketing/PR intern with two of the most regionally peripatetic franchises in North American Soccer League history: the Boston Minutemen (1974-76) and the New England Tea Men (1978-80). The Minutemen played two successful and one dismal outdoor seasons in the NASL spread across six different home fields - including a hodgepodge of 1976 venues completely outside of Boston proper (Quincy, Foxborough, New Bedford).  Star players like brash American goalkeeper Shep Messing and Portuguese international legend Eusebio dotted early lineups, but team owner John Sterge's sketchy and ultimately criminal business dealings soon undermined the club's fledgling success. After a year's absence, the NASL returned to the area in 1978 with the expansion New England Tea Men - owned by the Lipton Tea Company and domiciled in Foxborough's Schaefer Stadium.  The composition of the team belied its nickname, as a largely British-flavored roster - led by Charlton Athletic loanee and eventual league MVP Mike Flanagan - topped its division and even knocked off the mighty Cosmos twice.  But the wheels started coming off in 1979, when Charlton refused to loan Flanagan again, and a dispute with nearby Foxboro Raceway forced the club to hastily move to Boston University's Nickerson Field, where attendances dropped precipitously. By 1981, the club had fled to Jacksonville, and the region was bereft of pro soccer until the MLS Revolution in 1996.

Aristocrats Soccer Podcast
Into the Archives: NASL. Fort Lauderdale Strikers at FC Edmonton. 6.12.16

Aristocrats Soccer Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Apr 5, 2021 14:26


“Into the Archives” takes a look back into some classic matches in Jake Keegan’s career. This episode brings us to Edmonton, Canada for an NASL match during the 2016 season.

Farsi Podcast
21. Hamsar & Hamsafar, Nasl-haye 50 va 60

Farsi Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Mar 3, 2021 53:06


Daar ghesmat 21 Hamsar & Hamsafar dar morede ma-hayi ke motevalede saalhaye 50 va 60 hastim sohbat mikonim, khodet ra chand saale mibini? Dar kenare sohbathaye khane kharidan dar Iran va video jadid Sasy Mankan.

Tiempo de Adicion
Episodio #7 Temp 2 Rafa Castillo

Tiempo de Adicion

Play Episode Listen Later Mar 2, 2021 93:50


En el episodio #7 de esta segunda temporada tenemos a uno de los más grandes futbolistas Pereiranos. Rafa Castillo nos cuenta sobre su carrera, los equipos en los que jugó y varios anécdotas a través de su carrera, también sobre su actualidad con la academia RC Elite

Caster Calls With ZombieGrub
Episode 26: Frodan

Caster Calls With ZombieGrub

Play Episode Listen Later Feb 17, 2021 102:19


Frodan got his start in StarCraft 2 after being given a chance to cast NASL on short notice. While it meant not finishing university, Frodan decided to take a risk and become a commentator. It wasn't exactly clear sailing from there, but eventually he landed on his feet as a premiere commentator, host, and Twitch community manager.Find the video version here -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9Zai-tCan0Consider supporting the podcast on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/zombiegrubSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/zombiegrub)

The Crack Podcast
S2 Ep. 2 - Soccer Royalty w/ Sir Lincoln Phillips

The Crack Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Feb 17, 2021 83:18


In Season 2 Ep.2 our hosts are joined by soccer royalty Sir Lincoln Phillips! Tune in to hear stories of the man who coached the first HBCU to win a NCAA D1 Championship. His tales of oppression in the 70s and description of what has and has NOT change from then to now will blow you away! Enjoy the show and make sure to hit that subscribe button!   Connect with The Crack Podcast on social media: Instagram: @TheCrackPodcast Twitter: @Thecrackpodcas1

Aristocrats Soccer Podcast
Canadian Impact: Shamit Shome

Aristocrats Soccer Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 4, 2021 47:39


Canadian international Shamit Shome joins us to discuss his time at FC Edmonton in the NASL and Montreal Impact in MLS. Shamit is only 23 and has already won a Canadian Championship and played for Thierry Henry. He’s currently looking for his next club and we can not wait to see where he lands next.

FiftyFive.One Podcast
206: Forward Madison's Carl Craig

FiftyFive.One Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 21, 2020 73:33


Carl Craig is a legend of Minnesota soccer, having won the NASL title as assistant coach, responsible for the Wonderwall tradition, and then becoming head coach for a year. Now he is the head coach and technical director of Forward Madison. Wes and Carl catch up and talk about soccer and life.

10,000 Pitches
New Forward Madison Manager, and former MNUFC Gaffer, Carl Craig

10,000 Pitches

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 11, 2020 76:01


On this week's episode, Jeremy welcomes in new manager of Forward Madison FC Carl Craig! The two discuss Carl's time managing Minnesota United in their final couple years in the NASL before making the jump to MLS, what he's been up to since 2016, the critically acclaimed YouTube series "Tea Time", and so much more. Also, don't forget to subscribe to the podcast on your preferred platform and leave us a rating and review!

Telling Our Football⚽️ Stories
Julius James - Maimi FC Academy Coach

Telling Our Football⚽️ Stories

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 10, 2020 87:18


Telling Our Football⚽️ Stories with Julius James

Aristocrats Soccer Podcast
The Jake Keegan Chronicles Volume 2: Back in the USA

Aristocrats Soccer Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2020 116:47


In Volume 2 we discuss the second half of Jake’s professional career. Beginning with FC Edmonton in the star studded, high paying NASL then moving back to Ireland in the capital city with St. Patrick’s Athletic. After Pats, US National team legend John Harkes reached out on FaceTime and the move to Greenville Triumph was sealed. Two seasons in Greenville has been a success from scoring the first goal in club history, to the first final in 2019 and culminating in the 2020 League One Title. Now the only question that remains is what’s next?

Good Seats Still Available
192: The Oakland/California Clippers - With Derek Liecty

Good Seats Still Available

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2020 95:52


For the first time since Episode 47 with Dennis Seese, we dial back to US pro soccer's optimistic but tenuous late 1960's reboot, with Derek Liecty - the founding general manager of one the period's most successful (yet historically overlooked) teams, the Oakland (née California) Clippers.   One of ten inaugural franchises in the renegade National Professional Soccer League - one of two competing attempts to launch true "Division One"  soccer in North America (the other being an officially FIFA-sanctioned 12-team United Soccer Association) in the spring of 1967 - the Clippers were unquestionably the NPSL's best club. Stocked with a pipeline of top Yugoslavian imports (including NPSL All-Stars Ilija Mitic and Mirko Stojanovic), the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum-based club captured the regular season title with 19-8-5 record (23 points better than the second-best Baltimore Bays), and were undefeated at home.  The Clippers bested the Bays in the two-game NPSL championship final (4-2 on aggregate) and also claimed an unprecedented "treble" by defeating the division runner-up St. Louis Stars for the league's post-championship "Commissioner's Cup." Survivors of an off-season NPSL-USA merger, the Clippers continued their winning ways in the new 17-team North American Soccer League - tying for most wins (18), scoring the most goals (71), posting the second-best point total (185), and sending five players to the 1968 NASL All-Star team.  But due to a quirk in the league's distortional divisional points system, the club oddly missed the four-team playoff cut - and were denied a chance to defend its NPSL title.    When the NASL contracted to just five clubs at season's end, Oakland owners Joseph O'Neill and H.T. Hilliard opted instead for a more lucrative series of independent international exhibitions; renamed again as the California Clippers, the team played top teams such as Atlas, Chivas, USSR champion Dynamo Kiev, and Italian champion Fiorentina at stadiums across the state (including LA's Memorial Coliseum).   O'Neill and Hillard pulled the plug for good in June 1969, when the US Soccer Federation refused to sanction further matches.

Aristocrats Soccer Podcast
Tampa’s Rowdie Perry: Perry Van der Beck

Aristocrats Soccer Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 20, 2020 83:50


Perry Van der Beck has been everywhere in the soccer world, but all roads lead back to Tampa Bay. He starred as player in the original NASL with the Tampa Bay Rowdies and with the US National team. After an extensive indoor playing career, Perry moved to the sidelines as a coach in MLS for the Tampa Bay Mutiny. The only thing left to do was move upstairs to the front office, so Perry became the general manager of the Tampa Bay Rowdies. Tune is this week to hear just what is in the water in Tampa that keeps Perry coming back!

Inside Soccer
Promo - Bill Joins First Team Podcast on Tuesday

Inside Soccer

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2020 1:48


Join me Tuesday on First Team Podcast speaking mainly about my time at NASL. You will find the episode on www.firstteampod.com

AFTN Soccer Show (Vancouver Whitecaps/MLS)
Episode 418 - The AFTN Soccer Show (Teletext Has A Place In My Heart)

AFTN Soccer Show (Vancouver Whitecaps/MLS)

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2020 109:13


The latest AFTN Soccer Show is out for another packed show of Vancouver Whitecaps and Major League Soccer chat.The Whitecaps end of season post mortem continued this week as the club held their end of season availability this week with some player, head coach Marc Dos Santos, and Sporting Director/CEO Axel Schuster. We bring you some of the most pertinent sound bites from Schuster and unpack what he said.What came across was something of a lack of ambition from the club and perhaps some naivety thrown in as well in a number of areas. Or was it just the stark reality of where the 'Caps sit in MLS right now? There's a big difference between just making the playoffs and being competitive once you get there.Could this current squad really make the playoffs next year without any additions? Which areas are pegged for upgrading this offseason? Will it be enough? We look at all of these topics and a lot more.We also hand out some more end of season awards, look ahead to the MLS playoffs that get underway this week, pay tribute to Tony Waiters, and a former NASL legend, Giorgio Chinaglia features in this week's Wavelength.Here's the rundown for the main segments from the episode:05.42: Tony Waiters Tribute11.44: Axel Schuster end of season sound bites27.47: Unpacking Axel - where's the ambition?55.56: Unpacking Axel - making the Whitecaps great again76.59: More AFTN End of Season Awards96.30: Wavelength - Giorgio Chinaglia - (I'm) Football Crazy101.47: MLS playoffs preview

The Cooligans: A Comedic Soccer Podcast
Nude Pics & Beer For Dinner w/ Shep Messing (Gully Squad)

The Cooligans: A Comedic Soccer Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 23, 2020 49:45


The legendary Shep Messing joins us today to regale us with some incredible American soccer stories. The Red Bull New York announcer has had an incredible career and talks to us about being teammates with Pele, the madness of the NASL, and how posing nude in a women's magazine got him kicked off the New York Cosmos.  Today's Sponsor: Vuori Clothing Get yourself some of the most comfortable and versatile clothing on the planet at vuoriclothing.com/gully

Sockers Overtime
Sockers OT Legends Series #3: Randy Hahn

Sockers Overtime

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 15, 2020 48:44


Randy Hahn was the voice of the Sockers throughout their glorious heyday in the NASL and MISL, announcing San Diego matches between 1982-1992 on radio, cable and network TV. He joins current Sockers broadcaster and CMO Craig Elsten for a wide-ranging conversation about the history of the Sockers, the personalities of the great old teams, and some memorable stories from his broadcast days in San Diego.

The Best Soccer Show
DC United Should Hire Jill Ellis as Next Head Coach, MLS Cup Winner will have an Asterisk and a Jared DuBois Game

The Best Soccer Show

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2020 69:27


**The previous version of this week's' episode contained the wrong audio. Apologies for the inconvenience!** Jason Davis and Jared DuBois are back to discuss Ben Olsen’s exit at DC United and who should they bring in as their next head coach. With all the young American’s off this week for the international break, the guys look at how MLS is dealing with Covid and debate if there will be an asterisk on this year’s MLS Cup Champion. Finally, Jared DuBois introduces a new take on “Baller or Blazer?” in his game of “1969: Woodstock musician or NASL player?” with Jason and Nicky Soup & Sausage. 

Aristocrats Soccer Podcast
O Canada: Allan Zebie and Bruno Zebie

Aristocrats Soccer Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2020 100:24


This week we go north of the border to talk to Allan and Bruno Zebie. Both currently play in the Canadian Premier League. We talk failed European trials, FC Edmonton’s NASL days and how important the CPL is to the development of both Canadian players and coaches. The future looks bright up north. Let’s hope it doesn’t come at America’s expense!

The U.S. Soccer Podcast
Former USMNT Defender Marcelo Balboa

The U.S. Soccer Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 18, 2020 78:17


Episode No. 17 of The U.S. Soccer Podcast features one of the best to wear the No. 17 jersey in U.S. Men’s National team history, as Marcelo Balboa joins hosts Jordan Angeli and Charlie Davies on the show as part of the Federation’s celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. The son of Argentine parents, soccer was ingrained in ‘Celo from a young age. A former professional player in Argentina, his father Luis Balboa came to the United States to play for the Chicago Mustangs of the old NASL in the late 1960s. While here playing in the NASL, ‘Celo was born, paving the way for him to represent the United States 20 years later. The stalwart defender opened the podcast by describing how deep the game ran in his blood, and the role his father played in pushing him to greater heights in the sport. The first U.S. player – man or woman – to reach 100 caps, Balboa rose from the U-20 MNT and into the senior team in 1988, becoming one of the youngest players on the 1990 FIFA World Cup roster. A mainstay in the side leading up to the 1994 FIFA World Cup in the United States, he suffered an ACL tear just over a year before the tournament, putting his participation in doubt. Balboa went into detail about the depression he experienced in that time and the helping hand that the late Fernando Clavijo provided him as he recovered before going on to start for the USA in all four matches of the 1994 FIFA World Cup. Full of interesting stories, Balboa spoke in depth on the growth of the National Team programs since the late 1980s, the team’s performance at the 1994 FIFA World Cup, when he knew it was the right time to retire and how he sees the development of Hispanic talent in the United States.

Florida Action Podcast
Tiffany Baker: respect the people, respect the law, respect the bench

Florida Action Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2020 56:06


Tiffany Baker is an attorney who has devoted her entire legal career to the community in which she was born and raised — the Big Bend area. Tiffany received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Miami in 2007, and her Juris Doctorate degree from Howard University School of Law in 2012. Over the years, she has gained vast legal experience in both criminal and civil law. While starting out as an Assistant Public Defender, Tiffany developed her passion for trial advocacy. Since then, she has tried multiple life felonies to verdict, including attempted first-degree murder, capital sexual battery, and homicide. She has been deemed sufficiently qualified to serve as Second Chair in a death penalty case and in that case, she represented a defendant accused of quadruple homicide. She has represented juveniles, the mentally incapacitated, and has provided pro bono service to help Veterans in the Big Bend Community. In addition to the depth of her experience on the criminal side, Tiffany worked as an Associate Attorney for, then, Barrett, Fasig & Brooks. During her time there, Tiffany gained tremendous personal injury experience by representing her injured clients and fighting to ensure that they were made whole. She litigated personal injury claims, negotiated, and settled disputes with insurance companies, and prepared and filed civil lawsuits on behalf of clients. Upon leaving the firm, she launched her own private practice where she practiced Criminal Defense and Family Law. In the area of family law, she has handled contested divorces, parenting plans, and injunctions. Tiffany also served as the Owner and Chief Executive Officer of Forever Legendary Sports Marketing and Management, LLC., a company which successfully recruited, marketed, and managed athletes from Africa, and arranged tryouts with MLS, NASL and PDL teams. Tiffany resides in Tallahassee with her husband, Leonard Carper, and their two children Phoenix Ray and Lenox Luna. She is a proud member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Chi Upsilon Omega Chapter, a subscribing life member of the NAACP, a member of the Tallahassee Barristers Association, the Florida Association for Women Lawyers, the Petunia Garden Circle, the Big Bend Minority Chamber of Commerce, the Florida Justice Association, and other civic organizations. Vote!!! Southern values brought me back to Tallahassee why Brown University Public defenders make great judges? How do we bring balance back to justice Cash Bail reform talk what can communities do to deter crimes equalized policing teen court do mothers make better judges How do we make more empathetic judges Light bulb moment gardening with momma applying the constitution to all people is your gut non homophobic criminalizing poor people with suspending their license caring for mental illness public health line items Cahoots again - must be a great idea forever legendary Tiffany Baker endorses Lindys Hot wings Final words Most adorable ending ever! Go vote

Fútbol with Grant Wahl
Pablo Maurer of The Athletic; Chris Wittyngham on Soccer News

Fútbol with Grant Wahl

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 6, 2020 78:31


Grant is joined by The Athletic's Pablo Maurer (at 42:17) to talk about his phenomenal new story on George Best's time in the United States during the old NASL days. Maurer, who has also written about Johan Cruyff's U.S. experience and the infamous USMNT New York Times photo shoot before World Cup 2002, explains why he's fascinated by the history of American soccer and spends so much time pursuing these stories. Before that, Grant breaks down the soccer news with Chris Wittyngham. They preview each of the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 return legs and the second MLS semifinal. Then they discuss Grant's interview with the execs behind CBS Sports's UEFA Champions League coverage.  Music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PqIhXWUw0H4

Clarity For Parents Of Athletes
#CFPOA #45 From Watching Legends to Becoming One Herself with Lesle Gallimore

Clarity For Parents Of Athletes

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2020 84:49


Lesle Gallimore is the Commissioner of the new Girls Academy, a national youth soccer league organized after the ending of the US Development Academy. She also coached the women's program at the University of Washington for 25 years and grew up playing in southern California and had the pleasure of watching legends of the game play in the NASL. Lesle talks about those days, how she accidentally got into coaching, what advice she has for parents today, and answers some questions from parents themselves in this amazing interview.As always, you can get in touch with Gabe at his website- aclearmind.com

Chats from the Blog Cabin
26: Chatting with Austin da Luz

Chats from the Blog Cabin

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2020 48:53


Join me as I chat with former MLS, NASL, and USL soccer player Austin da Luz as we discuss the program he created called "Playing for Pride" and how it raises awareness for the LGBTQ community and how he is using his social media platform for good. You can donate to Playing for Pride here https://www.givengain.com/cc/playing-for-pride?fbclid=IwAR2O06ezAR4HMDc_DVeYYNEHuUOcwFSQGsFN7IgiheKvMpMwZmqkQon1f5A Follow Austin on Twitter https://twitter.com/austindaluz Follow Playing for Pride on Twitter- https://twitter.com/playingforpride Follow Chats from the Blog Cabin on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/chatsfromtheblogcabin/ Catch the lives on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/AdventuresofFrugalMom/ Watch the Youtube Channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOhpY-uzzVBH1Ii08ypuxWA --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/chatsfromtheblogcabin/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/chatsfromtheblogcabin/support

Protagonist Podcasts
Knights Who Say NISA - Erik Stover

Protagonist Podcasts

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 20, 2020 32:49


John and Dan are joined by Cosmos' COO, Erik Stover, to discuss the rapid return of New York Cosmos to world of professional soccer. The discussion ranges from his NYRB time to the NASL days and now his outlook on NISA.

Protagonist Podcasts
Knights Who Say NISA - Chris Klute

Protagonist Podcasts

Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2020 24:57


Chris Klute has seen it all, playing in multiple professional leagues, including NASL, MLS, USL, and now NISA. This Cal United Striker shares his story and how he continues to be a dominant defensive force in a new league. 

How to Become a Professional Footballer
Day in the Life of a Professional Footballer in Switzerland- Ep. 57

How to Become a Professional Footballer

Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2020 89:28


Giuseppe Gentile is a 27-year-old winger who is currently a free agent in Switzerland. Giuseppe was born in Miami, Florida before moving back to Switzerland at a young age. Giuseppe played college soccer for the UNC Charlotte 49'ers where he excelled right away. He was drafted after his Junior Year in 2014 to the Chicago Fire. After having trouble breaking into the 1st team, he was loaned out to the Charlotte Eagles who were playing in the NASL at the time. Giuseppe was then picked up by Orlando City where he saw some success. Take a listen to the episode to hear the rest of his journey. Reach out to him on Instagram @giussi92 for any questions you may have from him.

Good Seats Still Available
160: “Soccertown USA” – With Tom McCabe & Kirk Rudell

Good Seats Still Available

Play Episode Listen Later Apr 20, 2020 82:20


Film producers Tom McCabe and Kirk Rudell (“Soccertown USA”) join the podcast this week to discuss their newly released documentary about the modest working-class New Jersey town with an outsized influence on the history of the sport of soccer in the United States. In the mid-1980s, as the domestic pro game began to fade with the demise of the once-hot North American Soccer League, and FIFA’s passing over of the US as potential replacement host for the 1986 World Cup – it was three kids from largely-unheralded Kearny, NJ who helped save it. Native sons Tab Ramos, John Harkes, and Tony Meola – who formed the backbone of a Men’s National Team that willed its way to breakthrough success in both the 1990 and 1994 World Cups, and laid the groundwork for the pro game’s rebirth in 1996 with the launch of Major League Soccer – were products of a uniquely rich soccer-passionate culture dating back to the town’s Scottish immigrant influx in the 1870s. Kearny’s storied heritage as a fertile American soccer hotbed – spirited factory-sponsored leagues, ASL cup-winning “pro” teams, strong youth programs, a vibrant street-soccer scene, and even local heroes in the 1970s NASL (including a member of the mighty New York Cosmos virtually next door) – not only nurtured these three pioneers of the game, but also continue to help inspire future generations to play and support the “beautiful game.”

How to Become a Professional Footballer
Day in the Life of a Pro in Bangladesh Ep. 45-Sidney Rivera

How to Become a Professional Footballer

Play Episode Listen Later Feb 26, 2020 120:01


Sidney Rivera is a 26-year-old Professional Footballer currently playing as a Forward for the Bangladesh Police in the Bangladesh Premier League. Sidney played college soccer at Old Dominion University. In 2015, after a successful senior season, Sidney got drafted by Orlando City of the MLS. After not being given the, he was loaned briefly to Louisville City of the USL Championship. After Louisville, in 2017, Sidney made a move to Puerto Rico FC of NASL, where he scored 5 goals, and had a successful season. The following season, NASL was disbanded and many players were on the search for a job in the USL or the MLS. Unfortunately for US Soccer, there were a lot of players without a job come the following year. in 2018, Sidney dropped his ego and took a chance with Atlantic City FC of the NPSL, where he got housing and meals, but he had to work an additional 6-7 hour shift as a bartender to be able to live. In 2019, Sidney got a call from a message on Instagram from someone who offered him a trial in Vietnam. Sidney was a little skeptical about the opportunity, but after doing his research, he deemed it a worthwhile risk to take a trip out to Vietnam. After doing very well, he was told that he would sign. But, as we both know, in the harsh world of soccer, sometime things fall through, and that's what happened. Though, after making some noise, and impressing an agent, Sidney was invited to Bangladesh for an opportunity in the Bangladesh Premier League. Without thinking twice, Sidney took his opportunity, and is off to a very successful campaign, where he is averaging 1 goal per match. In the interview, you can hear how serious Sidney is about mastering his craft and all of the sacrifices that he has made to get to where is now and where he wants to get too. The 3 pieces of advice that Sidney wants to offer you to have the best chance to become a professional or maintain the level of being professional are: 1. Always Believe in Yourself. 2. Work Hard & Have Perseverance. 3. Be Smart in Your Work & Your Decisions and Enjoy the Process.

Planet Fútbol with Grant Wahl
Portland Timbers Coach Giovanni Savarese

Planet Fútbol with Grant Wahl

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2019 30:16


Grant has a wide-ranging conversation with Portland Timbers coach Giovanni Savarese in which they talk about Diego Valeri's potential return to the team for 2020, what happened with departed DP Brian Fernández, how Savarese works with GM Gavin Wilkinson and owner Merritt Paulson, what has (and hasn't changed) in MLS since he played in the league's first season for the MetroStars, how winning three NASL titles with the New York Cosmos has shaped him as a coach, his thoughts on the current state of his Venezuelan national team and how his family in Venezuela has dealt with the turmoil in that country. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices