Thu, 31 August 2023
Cincy clinch a playoff spot, Lucho making his case for MVP + Full Matchday 29 Breakdown & Matchday 30 Preview
Cincinnati can’t be stopped! Matt Doyle and Stefano Fusaro join David Gass to break down Cincy’s historic turnaround and make Lucho Acosta’s case for MVP. The guys sort through the rest of Matchday 29 before turning their attention to international call ups, and this weekend’s matches, headlined by LAFC hosting Messi’s Miami!
5:27 - Why Lucho Acosta is the MLS MVP right now
7:12 - Cincinnati’s turnaround is absolutely incredible
23:33 - Galaxy save their season with Cali Clasico comeback
29:20 - Houston on fire, Hector Herrera makes Mexico return
34:45 - Argentina calls up 3 MLS Players
39:12 - USMNT roster breakdown
42:25 - MLS Squad Pick - Our 5 LOCKS to score this weekend
46:57 - LAFC showdown with Messi and Miami
51:08 - Mamadou Fall to Barcelona?
54:20 - SKC looking for revenge against St. Louis
57:45 - Should Seattle bench Ruidiaz for Jordan Morris?
Mon, 28 August 2023
MLS is officially back with a full slate of action, and the guys gather to break it all down, from a new head coach in Toronto to Houston's red-hot form and Messi's first MLS goal!
2:22 - Best Non-Messi things we saw on Matchday 28
2:54 - Columbus Crew & Jacen Russell-Rowe
6:50 - Sam Adekugbe and Richie Laryea help Vancouver get a big Cascadia W
11:05 - Corey Baird’s crab celebration + Dynamo's great form
20:07 - How much money would it take for Atlanta to sell Thiago Almada?
30:20- Messi as a sub, same result!
35:55 - Is Miami the best team in MLS right now?
44:44 - Should we be worried about Nashville?
50:15 - 10 point gap for Cincinnati… Is the Shield race over?
57:54 - Charlotte shocks LAFC
1:11:10 - Can John Herdman fix Toronto?
Direct download: 230828_extratrime_season13_Episode66_FULLSHOWAUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:25pm EST
Thu, 24 August 2023
It’s the end of an era in Portland as the Timbers and Gio Savarese part ways. David Gass, Matt Doyle, Calen Carr, and Tom Bogert discuss what Gio has meant to Portland, where could we see him next in MLS, and where do the Timbers go from here. The crew also weighs in on the reports connecting Canadian Men’s National Head Coach John Herdman to the TFC vacancy. Finally we have arrived on the eve of Leo Messi’s MLS debut the guys get you ready for that an all of Match day 28.
5:58 - Gio Savarese and Portland part ways
30:28 - Portland Coach search
58:30 - Petrovic to Chelsea!
1:09:00 Messi’s 1st MLS game!
1:15:00 - Matchday 28 Games to Watch!
Direct download: 230823_extratrime_season13_Episode65_FULLSHOWAUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 7:30pm EST
Mon, 21 August 2023
Messi and Miami are Leagues Cup Champions! But can they stay hot in Wednesday's Open Cup semis and then make a legitimate playoff push? David Gass is joined by Matt Doyle and Tom Bogert to answer those questions, break down Matchday 27, and predict which teams will claim the Wild Card spots in each conference.
3:56 - Messi, Miami win Leagues Cup!
32:39 - Best Things We Saw on Matchday 27
36:15 - Columbus’ statement win over rival Cincinnati
44:44- The Dynamo dynamite the Timbers!
50:45 - Predicting the East Wild Card teams
1:00:32 - Predicting the West Wild Card teams?
1:17:00 - US Open Cup Semifinals: Cincinnati v Miami, Houston v Salt Lake!
Direct download: 230821_extratrime_season13_Episode64_FULLSHOWAUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:17pm EST
Wed, 16 August 2023
The A-team is back ... and Messi is still doing Messi stuff! The Leagues Cup final is set: Nashville SC vs. Inter Miami. The guys suss out how Miami spoiled yet another Philly tournament run and celebrate Nashville's historic win against Monterrey, then turn their attention to the final matchup. Plus, MLS is back (and so is the Golden Boot Draft)! We've got you MatchDay 27 preview!
1:40 Gass met a fan!
5:36 Is this the best MLS has ever been?
12:50 Best Things we Saw in the Leagues Cup Semifinals
15:20 Why Sam Surridge is a perfect fit for Nashville
27:06 What happened to Philly?
37:35 Nashville/Gary Smith masterclass
44:11 Leagues Cup Final Preview
59:50 Golden Boot Teams: Midseason Addition Draft
1:06:04 Teams we’re most interested in for the stretch run of the MLS regular season
1:06:06 Columbus Crew
1:10:13 Real Salt Lake
1:12:55 Minnesota United
1:14:50 Matchday 27 matches to watch
Direct download: 230816_extratrime_season13_Episode63_FULLSHOWAUDIO_1.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:12pm EST
Mon, 14 August 2023
Forty seven teams started the Leagues Cup journey, but only four remain. Can Messi and Inter Miami finish off their fairytale or will the Union finally get over their Cup disappointments? Why did LAFC blow it against Rayados? And are Nashville better suited to take down the Liga MX Gigantes? Plus, Tom Bogert has your transfer updates.
2:41 Is Neymar coming to MLS?!?
4:00 Why Union vs. Inter Miami is a dream semifinal
5:38 Who will get the Concacaf Champions Cup spots?
11:21 Wiebe's reluctant "I was right about Charlotte" victory parade
14:15 Drexel Dragons 1, Liga MX 0
16:30 No surprise Hany Mukhtar goes off with a DP No. 9
19:40 Big-picture Liga MX vs. MLS takes
34:20 Ranking Inter Miami's opponents so far in Leagues Cup
37:05 Why the Union will be Messi's most difficult test yet (and should be favorites)
55:16 How on earth did LAFC blow that lead to Monterrey?
59:53 Why Nashville has a chance to shock Mexico and make it an all-MLS final
1:07:30 Transfer Rumors! Almada! Cowell! Ferreira!
Direct download: 230814_extratrime_season13_Episode62_FULLSHOWAUDIO_1.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 3:42pm EST
Wed, 9 August 2023
Club America beats Nashville (until VAR steps in)! Messi magic (again)! All the takes/laughs from R16!
Leagues Cup may be many things, but it is never boring. The guys dig into Lionel Messi’s latest masterclass and the quarterfinal matchup with Charlotte, declair LAFC officially back, marvel at the drama in the Clasico Regio and Nashville-Club America matches and draft the craziest moments from the tournament so far!
4:36 - Best things Gass, Wiebe, Doyle and Tommy Scoops saw Round of 16
Direct download: 230809_extratrime_season13_Episode61_FULLSHOWAUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 12:05pm EST
Sat, 5 August 2023
3:45 - Best things we saw from the last 3 Leagues Cup matchdays
5:39 - Nahuel Guzmán penalty shootout absurdity
10:40 - Clásico Regio Leagues Cup edition
13:56 - Bongi Hlongwane: Your Leagues Cup Gold Boot leader
14:50 - Los Diablos de Toluca THE fun team to watch
19:00 - Club América v Hany Mukhtar's Nashville!
28:40 - Orlando trash talk Messi, lose anyway
41:55 - Are Philly still East Region favorites?
48:18 - Can Dallas stop the Messi show?
52:02 - LAFC are back and rested
56:44 - Transfer Window Deep Dive
Direct download: 230805_extratrime_season13_Episode60_FULLSHOWAUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:12pm EST
Tue, 1 August 2023
Doyle is back! The guys gather to wrap up the Leagues Cup group stage, including a very strange day for the Crew. We run through the best things we saw, dig into the Lucas Zelarayan farewell and Diego Fagundez trade and rank the Knockout Round regions. Can Messi and Miami really win?
4:05 - Leagues Cup Group Stage Recap
4:30 - Columbus smashing Club América in Zelarayan’s farwell
21:14 - Seattle ALMOST take it to Fair Play points
27:25 - Brian White steps up for Vancouver
29:00 - Duncan McGuire leads Orlando past Santos
33:35 - What happened to Chivas!?
38:25 - Djordje Petrovic has eyes on Premier League
45:55 - Cruz Azul celebration
49:15 - LA Galaxy acquires Diego Fagundez from Austin
55:00 - Our Leagues Cup Group Stage Best XI
59:40 - Predicting who will win Leagues Cup
1:02:22 - The Knockouts - West Region
1:04:53 - The Knockouts - Central Region
1:09:10 - The Knockouts - East Region
1:12:51 - The Knockouts - South Region
1:16:22 - Inter Miami v Orlando… a rivalry on the rise
Direct download: v230801_extratrime_season13_Episode59_FULLSHOWAUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 8:10pm EST