Mon, 31 October 2022
The top seeds held court. Chalk all the way to MLS Cup. The guys gather to break down the Conference Finals, look ahead to Saturday's big game in Los Angeles and kick the tires on those Messi-to-Miami reports!
3:50 - First impressions of MLS Cup
8:17 - Best things we saw from the Conference Finals
24:04 - How Philly knocked off NYCFC
44:03 - How different will NYCFC look next year?
48:26 - Breaking down LAFC’s dominant win
55:44 - What went wrong for Austin, and how they can build on this season
1:06:53 - Should Austin have had a PK?
1:10:39 - MLS Cup Preview - biggest questions for each team
1:20:59 - Messi to MLS - is it finally time?!?!
Direct download: 221031_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_85_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 6:01pm EDT
Thu, 27 October 2022
Three games until MLS crowns a champion! Andrew, Charlie and David dig into LAFC vs. Austin FC and Union vs. NYCFC, plus all the latest news around the league (coaching hires and rumors, Josef Martinez's future and more!).
4:12 - Where are we heading for MLS Cup?
8:45 - LAFC v Austin Preview
23:03 - Is Carlos Vela healthy?
24:43 - LAFC v Austin tactical breakdown
37:53 - Philadelphia Union v NYCFC Preview
46:25 - Philly v NYCFC tactical breakdown
1:04:02 - Potential Playoff style changes?
1:11:48 - Josef Martinez reportedly done in Atlanta
1:16:43 - Wilfried Nancy to Columbus?
1:20:46 - Is Ben Olsen the right fit for Houston?
Direct download: 221027_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_84_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 3:47pm EDT
Mon, 24 October 2022
The Conference Finals are set! David Gass takes over hosting duties after Andrew Wiebe is ruled out for today's show (car trouble). Along with Calen Carr and Matt Doyle, we dive in and break down Austin's win over rival Dallas, and NYCFC's impressive victory over Montreal. The guys then turn their attention to the Conference Finals: can Austin knock off LAFC at the Banc again? Will Philly get revenge for last year's Eastern Conference Final? We discuss!
5:35 - We address #BracketGate
8:40 - How Austin got it done against Dallas
13:39 - Sebastian Driussi delivers again
18:18 - Velasco, Ferreira, Dallas all disappoint
26:09 - How Dallas can take the next step in 2023
30:34 - Can Austin take out LAFC in the Conference Final?
40:13 - Breaking down NYCFC’s impressive win
50:27 - Don’t take anything away from Montreal’s incredible season
57:23 - Philly get their shot at revenge on NYCFC
1:01:57 - NYCFC’s injury concerns
Direct download: 221024_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_83_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 7:00pm EDT
Fri, 21 October 2022
The favorites are still the favorites in the MLS Cup Playoffs. LAFC nipped the Galaxy at the death in a classic El Trafico match, and Philly kept their little bros in Cincinnati from pulling the upset. Andrew, Charlie and David talk through it all, then rank the top hot sandwiches in the game.
4:15 - There are still perfect brackets left! (Just not Wiebe's)
6:06 - Most absurd moments of El Trafico
9:27 - Favorite moments of Conf. Semis night 1
23:18 - El Trafico delivers AGAIN
37:58 - Signs of progress for the Galaxy
43:31 - Austin vs Dallas preview
51:07 - Philly grinds out playoff win over Cincy
59:52 - Is Andre Blake the best goalkeeper in MLS History?
1:02:10 - CF Montreal vs NYCFC preview
1:06:06 - Mailbag
Direct download: 221021_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_82_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:27pm EDT
Tue, 18 October 2022
There's nothing like the Audi MLS Cup Playoffs. The guys gather on a Tuesday to dig into every game so far and look ahead to Thursday's Conference Semis (El Trafico!).
2:00 - Favorite moments of Playoffs Round One
15:00 - Breaking down the Giant Taco(™) in Dallas
19:53 - Cincy upsets the Red Bulls
26:43 - Have the Red Bulls hit a ceiling?
33:51 - Will Philadelphia continue to struggle against Cincinnati?
44:58 - Galaxy take out Hany, Nashville
48:12 - Do questions need to be asked of Nashville’s style?
51:00 - We shouldn’t forget Hany Mukhtar’s incredible season
53:20 - EL TRAFICO PLAYOFF GAME
59:14 - What is LAFC’s legacy if they lose?
1:08:45 - NYCFC dominates Miami
1:13:40 - Gonzalo Higuain ends a sparkling career
1:16:28 - Red flags for Montreal in win?
1:19:55 - Austin doesn’t make it easy against RSL
1:28:35 - How Dallas must improve going forward
Direct download: 221018_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_81_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:54pm EDT
Thu, 13 October 2022
It's MLS Cup Playoffs time! Full First Round preview, including chats with Stu Holden and Diego Fagundez (Austin FC). The guys give their predictions, talk schedule/format and its effect on top seeds, make rooting recommendations for neutrals, anoint stars and dig into every single match.
4:00 - Shoutout to our guy Charlie Davies
6:50 - We finally address: Does David hate Andrew???
12:45 - Which side of the bracket is better?
18:25 - Trophy Draft Recap
23:12 - Our bracket predictions
30:13 - Is the layoff an advantage or disadvantage for the No. 1 seeds?
33:39 - Who to root for as a neutral
41:29 - Which player will see their stock rise the most in the playoffs?
47:53 - RBNY v Cincinnati Preview
55:40 - LA Galaxy v Nashville SC Preview
1:03:46 - Austin FC vs RSL Preview
1:06:49 - Interview: Diego Fagundez
1:18:38 - Montreal v Orlando Preview
1:25:13 - Previewing NYC v MIA & MIN v DAL with FOX’s Stu Holden
1:43:35 - Charlie on the Columbus Crew
Direct download: 221013_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_80_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:44pm EDT
Mon, 10 October 2022
Goodbye 2022 regular season! Hello 2022 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs. The guys dig through Decision Day and look ahead to the First Round. Plus, Caleb Porter's future is decided after the Crew bow out...
3:06 - The playoff bracket is set!
4:36 - Best things we saw on Decision Day
12:45 - Final Golden Boot Draft Standings
16:55 - 1st round playoff matchups we’re most excited for
28:59 - Crew lose on Decision Day, Caleb Porter gone
42:10 - Orlando gets in! Can they make a playoff run?
49:37 - Cincy makes playoffs, completes turnaround
57:37 - Quick recap on the rest of the East
1:03:26 - Was that Josef Martinez’s last game in Atlanta?
1:07:48 - Don’t count RSL out
1:15:18 - Timbers out, what changes are needed?
1:23:20 - Should Vancouver have had a PK?
1:24:48 - 2022 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs First Look
Direct download: 221010_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_79_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:23pm EDT
Thu, 6 October 2022
One more day. The 2022 regular season comes down to this, and the guys have all the scenarios, storylines and predictions (right or wrong, who's to say?!?) ahead of Decision Day. Plus, a chat with Vanni Sartini and a first look at the new Leagues Cup format.
5:35 - Decision Day HYPE
13:55 - Why wins are the first tiebreaker
16:40 - Wednesday night recap
30:20 - EAST battle for the final playoff spots
35:45 - EAST battle for the top spot
38:45 - EAST battle for home games
43:10 - WEST battle for the final playoff spots
52:08 - WEST battle for home games
57:40 - Interview: Vanni Sartini
1:17:40 - Leagues Cup is back! Details for the new version
Direct download: 221006_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_78_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:24pm EDT
Mon, 3 October 2022
It's arguably our favorite show of the year! Five Best XIs. MVP. Coach of the Year. Gass Theorem Award. The best d-mid and fullback. Executive of the Year. Personality of the Year.
The guys go DEEP on the 2022 MLS season, in addition to diving into Week 33. Set aside a commute (or two) for this one!
2:16 - Quick weekend recap
4:40 - Best things we saw in Week 33
20:40 - Not 1, not 2, not 3, not 4, but 5 Best XIs
43:00 - MVP
48:20 - Allstate GK of the Year
51:42 - Defender of the Year
55:40 - Sigi Schmid Coach of the Year
1:01:45 - Newcomer of the year
1:03:25 - Young Player of the Year
1:04:00 - Comeback Player of the Year
1:07:00 - Gass Theorem Award
1:08:17 - American of the Year
1:11:57 - Canadian of the Year
1:13:27 - Concacaf Player of the Year
1:13:53 - Left Back or Right Back of the Year
1:15:42 - D-Mid of the Year
1:18:24 - First-Year Pro/College Player of the Year
1:21:53 - Teenager of the Year
1:26:04 - Golden Years Award
1:28:09 - Ilsinho Super Sub of the Year
1:28:30 - Level-Up Player of the Year
1:34:30 - Blockbuster MLS Transaction of the Year
1:36:30 - Bargain Bin MLS Transaction of the Year
1:38:53 - Personality of the Year
Direct download: 221002_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_77_Extratime_Awards_Show_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:34pm EDT