Mon, 30 August 2021
Goals, goals, goals! Heineken Rivalry Week delivered from El Trafico to Copa Texas to Hell is Real to Cascadia. The guys go through all the action, rewind to analyze the coaching changes for Real Salt Lake and the Whitecaps then talk World Cup Qualifying.
7:10 - Our favorite moments of Heineken Rivalry Week
20:34 - Playoff reset - which teams are on track for the postseason?
26:05 - El Trafico delivers (again)
41:16 - Hell was almost real for Columbus
45:52 - Throwback performance from Diego Chara helps Portland down Seattle
51:58 - Ricardo Pepi cannot be stopped
1:03:37 - Is Pa Modou Kah the perfect fit for the Vancouver coaching job?
1:09:44 - NYCFC proved they’re legit
1:12:29 - Nashville get their first road win of the season
1:17:45 - How many points does the USMNT need in this first World Cup Qualifying Window?
1:21:28 - Does Canada have the depth to navigate all 3 games?
Direct download: 210830_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_67_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 8:48pm EDT
Thu, 26 August 2021
What do you get when you give Wiebe and Gass a six pack of Heineken and a microphone? The official recap of the 2021 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target, of course. Long live Ricardo Pepi! Long live the king!
1:28 - MLS is now clearly the dominant force in the region
5:23 - Ricardo Pepi reportedly commits to the USMNT
8:42 - MLS All-Stars take down Liga MX (ASG Game Recap)
13:15 - VIBES of the game
23:18 - Celebrating Ricardo Pepi’s big night
33:16 - will we start to see more Americans playing in Liga MX?
37:48 - Matt Turner wins ASG MVP
44:28 - who from the LIGA MX roster do you want to see in MLS?
46:42 - favorite moments of all star week
51:42 - Heineken rivalry week preview
1:01:30 - Tajon Buchanan off to Europe
Direct download: 210826_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_66_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 11:10am EDT
Mon, 23 August 2021
There's no better way to get ready for the 2021 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target than a LIVE Extratime Extravaganza! The boys are back in the flesh with a full All-Star preview, reactions to Heineken Rivalry Week and a handful of interviews full of laughs and news.
What's the future of the MLS-Liga MX partnership? Let MLS Commissioner Don Garber and Liga MX president Mikel Arriola tell you themselves. Plus, Walker Zimmerman, Miles Robinson, Matt Turner and Ricardo Pepi stop by for insightful interviews ahead of the week's festivities.
:33 - We’re live from Banc of California Stadium in LA!
10:02 - How do you want to see the MLS All-Star team line up?
18:24 - What to expect from Liga MX
24:36 - Revs, Sounders both on fire - who is the favorite for the Supporters’ Shield? Which wants it more?
41:51 - Interview: Liga MX President Mikel Arriola
48:26 - Interview: MLS Commissioner Don Garber
58:50 - Interview: Nashville SC Defender Walker Zimmerman
1:07:44 - Interview: Atlanta United Defender Miles Robinson
1:18:25 - Interview: Revs Goalkeeper Matt Turner
1:36:53 - Interview: FC Dallas Forward Ricardo Pepi
1:50:22 - Mailbag: we finally give some love to Miami and the ‘Caps!
Direct download: 210823_Extratime_ASG_LIVE_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 8:43pm EDT
Thu, 19 August 2021
The soccer never stops! Coming off a huge midweek of MLS games, David Gass and Charlie Davies dive into the action. Are the Rapids an MLS Cup contender? Is Columbus' title defense in trouble? Is Raul Ruidiaz the best striker in Sounders history?
Throw in a preview of this weekend's Heineken Rivalry Week matches and a mailbag, and we've got quite the show!
4:35 - Rapids looking like an MLS Cup contender
9:00 - Philadelphia gets a big win over NYCFC
13:50 - Are you buying the Barco/ATL breakout?
20:36 - Columbus loses 5th straight, how worried should we be?
26:00 - CJ Sapong is on fire...should he get a look with the USMNT?
32:38 - Nashville’s year 2 has seriously impressed
35:08 -Vancouver continues to get results, now have Scottish Messi
36:03 - Austin FC’s playoff hopes look dead in the water
40:56 - Is Raul Ruidiaz the best forward in Sounders history?
46:33 - The Revs are absolutely flying, that continued Wednesday
50:45 - Cali Clasico preview
54:57 - Minnesota - Sporting KC preview
57:27: RBNY - NYCFC will be season defining for both teams
1:03:34 - Texas Derby preview
1:06:02 - Rocky Mountain Cup preview
1:09:24 - Mailbag
Direct download: 210819_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_63_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:49pm EDT
Mon, 16 August 2021
PURE. MLS. CHAOS. Coming off a wild weekend of soccer, David Gass, Matt Doyle, and Calen Carr dive into madness! The guys relive the wild few minutes of Montréal - RBNY, dig into how the Sounders crushed Portland on the road, and give props to Nashville for an impressive win.
We also discuss Daniel Salloi's MVP credentials, wonder if the Galaxy are an elite MLS team, and talk to RSL striker Bobby Wood!
2:39 - We’re hyped for the All-Star Skills Challenge
9:03 - Montreal - RBNY was pure MLS chaos
18:43 - Seattle blows out Portland in a wild end to the weekend
33:27 - Evaluating Daniel Salloi’s MVP credentials
35:58 - Nashville gets an impressive win over D.C.
43:06 - Josef Martinez finally scores at MBS, things are looking up for Atlanta
46:21 - Interview: RSL forward Bobby Wood
1:05:47 - Are the LA Galaxy now the “MLS Elite” tier?
1:10:17 - Colorado continues to quietly climb the standings
Direct download: 210816_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_63_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT
Thu, 12 August 2021
Gonzalo Pineda to Atlanta United! Leagues Cup lows and highs! Hernan Losada explains how he’s transformed D.C. United! It’s a been a busy week, and Andrew, Charlie and David do their best to run down all the news and action and also prepare you for the weekend.
2:15 - Quick CCL Prediction for America - Philadelphia
4:26 - Is Gonzalo Pineda the right hire for Atlanta United?
22:43 - Why has LAFC struggled so much this season?
30:53 - How Minnesota can keep their great run of form going against the LA Galaxy
42:24 - SKC gets rolled in Leagues Cup, did Peter Vermes make the right choice with the lineup?
49:36 - Seattle dominates Tigres, are they about to go on ANOTHER second-half run?
58:38 - Interview: Hernan Losada on how he’s transformed D.C. United
1:20:11 - ESPN+ Games of the Week
1:23:31 - Mailbag
Direct download: 210812_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_62_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:19pm EDT
Mon, 9 August 2021
MLS is changing quickly, and the “great game” is the path forward. Doyle returns to offer his take on MLS 4.0, and the guys wonder how Messi could end up in MLS. We don’t have to imagine Leagues Cup. It’s here, and it promises to be a ton of fun (and competitive, too). Plus, everything you need to know from Week 18! The best unbeaten streaks you didn’t know existed! The case for keeping Rob Valentino in charge in Atlanta! Paxten Aaronson balls out (and we demand answers about Carles Gil’s injury). Last, but never least, a quick CCL semi preview!
2:30 - Transfer window wrap: Is MLS 4.0 here?
12:33 - Messi to MLS? LOL
13:43 - Leagues Cup kicks off this week - why it matters
23:22 - The best unbeaten streaks you didn’t know existed
47:03 - Why is FC Dallas finally clicking? Pepi.
49:00 - Chicago showing signs of progress
52:09 - Should Atlanta keep Rob Valentino for the rest of the year?
1:02:17 - Gerard Nijkamp is out in Cincy
1:09:04 - Are we seeing a changing of the guard in Toronto?
1:13:55 - Paxten Aaronson has arrived #Doop
1:18:22 - What’s going on with Carles Gil?
1:21:57 - CCL Preview
1:25:01 - Mailbag
Direct download: 210809_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_61_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 7:13pm EDT
Thu, 5 August 2021
Holy transfer deadline day! Money was flying on Thursday, and the guys dug into all the moves – some as they were being reported live – and tried to make sense of the blockbuster trade that sent Jeremy Ebobisse to the Quakes. In other news, the MLS squad for the 2021 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target is out. Charlie gives his starting XI, Wiebe explains why six Sounders actually makes sense and Dave takes you through all the snubs. Finally, our takes from all the midweek action … Salloi for MVP? Josef’s red legit? LAFC having defensive issues? D.C. United deserve more respect? – and the mail.
Direct download: 210805_Extratime_Thursday_Audio_Only.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 6:24pm EDT
Mon, 2 August 2021
Yes, we're back after burning the midnight Gold Cup oil. MLS never sleeps, and Week 16 delivered some big headlines, big scorelines and big transfer news.
Direct download: 210802_Extratime_Monday_Audio_Only.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:38pm EDT
Mon, 2 August 2021
The guys gather after the final whistle to break down the Gold Cup final, go through all the player pool winners and losers and plot out the path to Qatar 2022.
1:33 - Instant Reaction / One Word Takes
11:54 - Kellyn Acosta is taking names
26:49 - Is Matt Turner the new USMNT Starting Goalkeeper?
37:35 - Is Miles Robinson in poll position at CB?
50:25 - Final takeaways from the Gold Cup Final
Direct download: GC_Final_Audio_V1.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 1:31am EDT