Mon, 26 September 2022
Dwayne De Rosario on World Cup expectations for Canada, why his European transfer never happened, and the biggest goal of his career
Extratime: 1v1 is back and we continue to feature in-depth conversations with the biggest names in North American soccer!
This episode, Andrew Wiebe and Charlie Davies sit down with Canadian legend Dwayne De Rosario to chat about his life and stellar career.
The guys talk Canada, the 2022 World Cup, DeRo's incredible MLS career, and the time he got a Sony gift card for winning Canadian Player of the Year!
2:15 - Getting the Order of Ontario, being a dad
4:55 - How Canada soccer has grown over the years
9:00 - Winning Canadian player of the year… and getting a Sony gift card?!?!
15:05 - Expectations for Canada at the World Cup
20:38 - Growth of soccer in North America leading into the 2026 World Cup
21:50 - Remembering DeRo’s amazing All-Star Game performances
24:12 - Why a move to Europe never happened
29:35 - Favorite goal of DeRo’s career
30:26 - The 2001 Quakes team was STACKED
35:13 - Coming back from a devastating knee injury
39:11 - How the crazy 2011 MVP season happened
45:51 - What soccer is all about
Direct download: 220809_1v1_Show_Dwayne_De_Rosario_Interview_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 10:42am EDT