Thu, 27 September 2018
From the pitch at BBVA Compass Stadium, Andrew, Calen and David reflect on a historic US Open Cup win for the Houston Dynamo (and another gut-punch loss for the Union). Also in this episode ... the Carl Robinson era ends in Vancouver, Canada's future gets a bit brighter with the addition of Ballou Tabla, rumored DP changes go under the microscope and MLS 4.0 gets debated in the mailbag.
Direct download: ETR_USOC_FInal_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:21pm EDT
Mon, 24 September 2018
Andrew, Matt and Bobby gather in the Green Room to dissect Week 30. Should Bradley Wright-Phillips have seen yellow for dissent? Are the Sounders gonna be OK? How did D.C. emerge as the weekend winners without playing a minute? What's up with the Quakes coaching search?
Plus, complete US Open Cup preview (ExtraTime Live has the postgame show!) and a pantheon mailbag that includes mail from one Simon in Queens.
Text the show at 401-206-0-657! Or email extratime [at] mlssoccer.com.
Direct download: ETR_Sept_24_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:25pm EDT
Thu, 20 September 2018
Andrew and Bobby wrap up Campeones Cup from a hotel room in Toronto. Back in New York City, David and Doyle try to make sense of wild night of midweek MLS action, plus get you prepped for another weekend full of playoff implications. In the mailbag, Jesmond (of Simon and Jesmond fame) makes a triumphant debut.
0:45- 15:16 - Campeones Cup ... what happened, what could it become and Toronto FC's future
15:54 - MLS midweek never disappoints
18:45 - SJ revival, ATL comeback & Wondo’s no goal
22:48 - Union break Sounders streak ... in Seattle
28:05 - How can the Sounders keep climbing?
31:00 - Do-or-die time as Red Bulls host TFC
33:03 - Tata Martino rumors + how it affects ATLUTD in 2018
36:23 - Montreal is loving life as NYCFC hit a wall
44:05 - ExtraTime Radio Mailbag (text 401-206-0MLS)
45:52 - How to raise a true MLS fan
47:11 - If you were soccer czar for the USMNT and MLS...
53:58 - MLS award throwbacks: Jesmond, Score-borg, & Firchau
Direct download: ETR_Sept20_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:18pm EDT
Mon, 17 September 2018
Toronto is the story right now starting with their wild 5-3 match vs the LA Galaxy to Zlatan's wondergoal 500th and then a Campeones cup preview from Toronto with Andrew and Bobby. Plus David and Doyle breakdown Montreal's huge win, the playoff scramble in the east and the middle of the west. Sam Stejskal joins to talk about the future set up of LAG, and what is going on with TFC.
3:00 Worries for Union?
7:35 Montreal turning a corner
10:50 Atlantic Cup shootout
13:58 Zlatan wonder strike and face off vs Michael Bradley
18:43 RSL leaves points on the board
20:38 SKC & FCD fight for the top of the West
24:22 Timbers woes
27:00 SEA continue their historic run
30:03 Sam Stejkal on LAG coaching & GM search
35:05 Sam on Bill Manning's view of what went wrong in 2018, and the fix for 2019
40:20 Mikael Stahre's departure from San Jose
46:27 Campeones Cup preview from Toronto
52:38 Interview with Greg Vanney
Direct download: ETR_Sept17_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:43pm EDT
Thu, 13 September 2018
All it took for USMNT fans to get hyped again was a little trash talk (and a win against Mexico). ESPN’s Herculez Gomez joins the guys to discuss Miazga vs. Lainez, the coaching search with no end in sight, the (higher than expected) ceiling of the USMNT and why Campeones Cup matters. Then Andrew, Dave and Bobby have the great Tyler Adams debate (RB or CM), try to figure out whether Tata Martino will stay or go in Atlanta, take sides between D.C. United and Montreal Impact in the playoff race and play ‘Name That DP!’ in the mailbag.
2:36 - How’d that win vs. El Tri make the guys feel?
11:51 - Herculez Gomez on Miazga trash talk, USMNT future
25:17 - Tyler Adams … RB or CM … the great debate
36:59 - Could Tata Martino say adios to ATLUTD?
45:32 - Who does Supporters’ Shield mean more to?
52:57 - D.C. United vs. Montreal Impact … Wiebe vs. Gass
58:52 - Trivia and more in the mailbag!
Direct download: ETR_Sept13_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:37pm EDT
Mon, 10 September 2018
Breaking news in Los Angeles ... Sigi Schmid is out as Galaxy head coach. Wiebe, Doyle and Warshaw jump in the Green Room to break down all the falling dominoes as one of MLS's traditional powers spirals into yet more chaos.
Also in this episode ... Comparing the USMNT to relationships, Tyler Adams as a the No. 6 of the future, Carlos Vela theories and Bird Dog sightings in the Mailbag.
3:37 Sigi Schmid out in LA
32:30 Weekend takeaways
40:03 Is USMNT harder to love?
Direct download: Sept_10_ETR_FINAL.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:21pm EDT
Thu, 6 September 2018
The guys chat MLS news from Miami's name/crest reveal to the release of the 2018 MLS playoff schedule. Then they look forward by power ranking the MLS Cup contenders, and previewing the USA-Brazil match.
Andrew chats with Adam Najem about making his debut for Afghanistan last month in a high profile friendly as the Afghan FA tries to rebuild the program.
1:07 Miami crest/name announcement
7:19 Top 10 MLS Cup contenders
24:06 USMNT expected XI and hopes for Brazil match
35:41 Adam Najem on making his debut for Afghanistan in their first home game in years.
59:05 USA/Brazil trivia and name that DP!
1:07:09 ETR Award categories for post season awards
Direct download: ETR_Adam_Najem.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:27pm EDT
Tue, 4 September 2018
Wiebe is back after a week of MLS detox, and Bobby, Matt and David get him caught up after Week 27. Plus, with the USMNT World Cup cycle kicking off against Brazil and Mexico, the guys take a close look at Dave Sarachan's USMNT roster and the state of the program.
5:54 – D.C. United aren't going down without a fight
7:00 – So Real Salt are good now?
12:12 – Or are the LA Galaxy just that bad?
15:46 – Justin Meram is back, just when Crew SC need him
19:05 – Sounders make history with 8th straight win
24:45 – Sporting KC re-sign their core ... what does it mean?
30:08 – Montreal aren't the lame duck we thought they were
35:01 – Toronto FC meltdown continues
40:12 – USA vs Brazil: Doyle's wish list for Sarachan
50:58 – Where does USMNT forward pool stand?
1:00:25 – Sooooooo .... about that head coaching hire
1:06:43 – Nations League begins for Canada MNT
1:11:14 – Mailbag with Ben Baer!
Direct download: ETR_Sept_4_FINAL.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:35pm EDT