Fri, 30 September 2022
All attention back to MLS! Decision Day is upon us, and Andrew, Charlie and David are here to run you through every single storyline, from Supporters' Shield to playoff races and the MVP.
2:00 - Best MLS Cult hero jersey you could possibly have
4:45 - Update on the playoff race as MLS resumes
7:55 - Who wins Supporters’ Shield?
8:55 - Who is more likely to make MLS Cup: Philly or LAFC?
25:05 - What are the expectations for the Timbers heading into the playoffs?
33:15 - Little bit of Wooden Spoon history
38:32 - East bubble teams breakdown
55:03 - Our candidates for Coach of the Year
59:02 - West bubble teams breakdown
1:09:49 - Hitch in the Houston rebuild
1:12:31 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220929_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_76_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO_v2.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 8:58am EDT
Wed, 28 September 2022
The World Cup is less than two months away. Are the USMNT ready to get out of the group or will they fall flat? Are the tactics right? Who belongs on the 26-man roster? Andrew, Charlie and David dig in.
Plus, The Athletic's Joshua Kloke stops by to take the temperature of the Canadian side after encouraging (but not perfect) results of their own.
0:00 - State of the USMNT coming out of the September window
11:18 - Does the USMNT need a major tactical change?
21:20 - Predicting Berhalter’s 26-man World Cup roster
21:38 - USMNT: Goalkeepers
23:40 - USMNT: Defense
29:22 - USMNT: Midfield
35:27 - USMNT: Wingers
37:48 - USMNT: Forwards
48:34 - Does the U.S. make it out of the Group?
53:50 - Interview: Josh Kloke on Canada
56:00 - State of the CANMNT coming out of the September window
57:40 - Did Canada pass the Uruguay test?
1:04:00 - Atiba Hutchinson update
1:12:10 - Who makes Herdman’s 26-man World Cup roster?
1:15:10 - Picking the starting XI to face Belgium
1:26:30 - Will Canada make it out of the Group?
Direct download: 220928_Club_and_Country_S1E4_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:07pm EDT
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
Wed, 21 September 2022
With MLS breaking, Andrew, Doyle, Charlie and David sit down for a special Club & Country: Qatar 2022 episode to sift through the rosters called in by Gregg Berhalter and John Herdman and look ahead to a pair of friendlies for the United States and Canada!
1:17 - We’re so close to the World Cup!
6:28 - What the USMNT needs to get out of this window
7:55 - What Canada needs to get out of this window
10:05 - USMNT roster breakdown
13:40 - Jordan Pefok and the USMNT No. 9 group
23:25 - We think Matt Turner is locked at the No. 1 GK
31:59 - Canada roster breakdown… too many injuries
32:31 - Is it time to be worried about Atiba Hutchinson?
36:50 - Making sense of John Herdman’s comments
42:20 - How should Canada handle key dual national situations?
47:17 - The USMNT XI we want to face Japan
1:02:00 - The Canada XI we want to face Qatar
Direct download: 220921_Club_and_Country_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:44pm EDT
Mon, 19 September 2022
It's almost playoff time. Crazy, we know. Andrew, Doyle, Calen and David dig into the results that were make-or-break around MLS, update the Golden Boot draft standings and take a closer look at the Supporters' Shield race.
0:55 - Coach Wiebe is 1-0!
3:35 - Best things we saw in Week 32
21:30 - The playoff race is absolutely crazy
26:45 - Was RSL - Cincinnati the biggest result of the weekend?
38:40 - Deja vu: Crew drop points
48:03 - Higuain magic! Miami playoff bound?
54:25 - Golden Boot draft update
58:15 - Supporters’ Shield battle royale
1:20:50 - Quick hit results
Direct download: 220919_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_75_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO_v2.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:38pm EDT
Thu, 15 September 2022
Does anyone want to make the playoffs?!?!?! After another round of midweek madness, David Gass joins Charlie Davies and Tom Bogert to sort through the latest playoff picture. The guys hit Miami’s resurgence, the Crew and Galaxy’s struggles, and Atlanta staying alive. We also celebrate Austin and RBNY clinching playoff spots, answer your mail, and break down the USMNT roster and new jerseys!
3:09 - The people want to know David Gass’ wedding details
4:50 - Best things we saw in Week 31
10:00 - Can NYCFC carry Campeones Cup form into league play?
23:29 - Djitte’s hat-trick clinches Austin a playoff spot
27:00 - Don’t look now, but Miami control their own destiny
37:48 - Thiago Almada is a star, Atlanta is still alive
47:19 - Big changes are needed for the LA Galaxy
56:10 - Minnesota sends a message
1:04:05 - USMNT roster breakdown
Direct download: 220915_Extratime_Season_12_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO_REPLACEMENT.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:16pm EDT
Mon, 12 September 2022
Philly fans, we heard you! With Andrew Wiebe out, David Gass is joined by Matt Doyle and Calen Carr to recap Week 30, including giving some much-deserved love to the Philadelphia Union. The guys go through the teams battling for the final playoff spots in both conferences, including looking ahead to the key midweek games that could decide the postseason races.
3:40 - Best things we saw in Week 30
13:10 - So.. who’s your pick for the Supporters’ Shield?
19:00 - Is Kai Wagner defender of the year?
22:20 - Will LAFC break out of this slump?
37:25 - Don’t look now, but Portland is fighting for a playoff home game
42:20 - Miami - Columbus is do-or-die for both teams
55:45 - Finishing continues to be LA’s Achilles’ Heel
1:04:40 - Sounders not dead yet!
1:10:05 - Campeones Cup Preview
Direct download: 220912_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_73_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:13pm EDT
Thu, 8 September 2022
Our man is married! Orlando City are champions! Josef Martinez is ... throwing food and getting suspended? Plus, Charlie and Andrew dig into Week 30 and the playoff races!
0:37 - David Gass is a married man!
6:12 - Orlando are U.S. Open Cup Champions
22:28 - Sacramento’s run is good for soccer in the U.S.
30:42 - Cincy gets a crucial point off NYCFC
36:57 - How does Atlanta untangle this Josef Martinez situation?
51:17 - Weekend Preview
53:12 - What’s the Galaxy best XI?
1:01:12 - Any concerns for Austin after 3 losses in 4?
1:06:52 - Will Columbus make the playoffs?
Direct download: 220908_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_72_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:27pm EDT
Wed, 7 September 2022
Gregg Berhalter talks USMNT's potential at the World Cup, No. 9 battle in September Camp | Extratime: 1v1
Welcome to Extratime: 1v1, a new show featuring in-depth conversations with the biggest names in North American soccer! We're focusing on the World Cup this year in the buildup to Qatar 2022, and what could be a better way to kick that off than a conversation with USMNT head coach Gregg Berhalter?
Andrew Wiebe sits down with Gregg to chat everything from food, to music, to the growth and potential of the current USMNT side, to his own career as a national team player. We hope you enjoy!
0:00 - Intro
0:15 - Gregg Berhalter’s top food destinations
5:10 - Music and the last concert he attended
5:58 - What Berhalter was like as a player
7:00 - Determination to play in Europe as a player
12:42 - Difference between the 2002 and 2006 World Cup teams
13:45 - Expectations and legacy at the World Cup
18:30 - Thoughts on Brenden Aaronson’s ascension
20:44 - Culture building with the USMNT and beating Mexico
25:15 - How he’s changed as a coach from 2019 to now
27:04 - The importance of September Camp
29:09 - Discussing the USMNT No. 9 position
34:12 - Berhalter’s experience of getting cut from the World Cup team and how that translates to coaching
39:33 - How the USMNT will approach the 26 man roster
43:03 - What it’s like day-to-day at the World Cup
48:29 - Why playoffs hold the key to MLS growth
Direct download: 1v1_S01_Ep._01_Gregg_Berhalter_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 12:05pm EDT
Tue, 6 September 2022
It was a big weekend for ETR! David Gass is married! Doyle gives Wiebe the rundown on all the festivities, then they turn to soccer. First, Paulo Nagamura is the latest MLS head coach to lose his job. Why did it happen so soon and what's next for Houston? Who could be a candidate for the job? Plus, Week 29 takeaways and a complete US Open Cup final preview featuring interviews with Orlando City head coach Oscar Pareja and Sacramento Republic president and GM Todd Dunivant!
1:32 - Congrats to David Gass!
7:32 - Paulo Nagamura out in Houston
16:32 - Did Hany Mukhtar take over the MVP race?
21:02 - U.S. Open Cup Preview
25:40 - Oscar Pareja Interview
44:57 - Todd Dunivant Interview
Direct download: 220906_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_71_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 3:20pm EDT
Thu, 1 September 2022
Need to catch up on Wednesday's action? We got you, including transfer news from none other than Tom Bogert. Plus, snippets of Andrew's interview with Gregg Berhalter, including how the USMNT boss sees the No. 9 race playing out in September camp!
5:16 - Is Hany Mukhtar your MVP?
14:18 - Transfer rumors with Tom Bogert
19:36 - RSL’s awesome night
30:25 - Is this the end of the Sounders’ playoff run?
35:35 - Orlando has turned things around
40:05 - Deciding who’s done and dusted in the playoff race
44:00 - Houston stuns LAFC
51:17 - Philly is now tied for the Supporters’ Shield lead
55:25 - What’s going on with NYCFC?
1:05:22 - Sneak peak: 1-on-1 with Gregg Berhalter
Direct download: 220901_Extratime_Season_12_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:33pm EDT