Thu, 7 November 2019
MLS Cup is here! Taylor Twellman says pressure is on the Sounders + Predictions w/ Pentz, Dichio, Oshan, Papernick
In this episode, Andrew Wiebe and Matt Doyle preview MLS Cup with the man who’ll call the game for ABC. ESPN analyst Taylor Twellman calls in to talk about the third-time-in-four-years Cup matchup, the chip on Brian Schmetzer’s shoulder, the pressure on Seattle, Jozy Altidore’s short- and long-term future and the reported trade that will send Darlington Nagbe to Columbus just as Julian Gressel is asking for a raise.
Also in this episode … Matt Pentz (The Athletic) talks Nico Lodeiro, Schmetzer’s long Seattle history and the possibility of a parade in Seattle. Toronto FC legend Danny Dichio explains what Michael Bradley means to the club. Sounders At Heart’s Jeremiah Oshan’s X-Factor (Nouhou?) and prediction. Canada FC’s Aron Papernick gets emotional in picking an upset for the visitors. Plus, Matt and Andrew make their predictions.
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2:56 – TAYLOR TWELLMAN: MLS Cup matchup, Brian Schmetzer, pressure on Sounders
8:54 – TAYLOR TWELLMAN: Jozy’s future, Michael Bradley’s contract option and Greg Vanney
17:34 – TAYLOR TWELLMAN: Darlington Nagbe traded to Columbus, What now for the Fire?
23:53 – MATT PENTZ: Sounders’ place in Seattle, Nico Lodeiro & Schmetzer’s story
35:06 – DANNY DICHIO: Toronto FC legend on club’s ups and downs + Michael Bradley
47:43 – ARON PAPERNICK: Canada FC host gives Ontario prediction
53:17 – Wiebe and Doyle make their MLS Cup 24 predictions