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?
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
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
Mon, 29 August 2022
With Andrew Wiebe off in the soccer wilderness, David gets together with his soccer family of Doyle & Calen to talk MLS. The gang put on their weatherman outfits to forecast the end of the season. Who are the Supporters’ Shield favorites off the back of Austin’s massive win & Philly’s historic run? Who are favorites to make the playoffs in the West, and who are we already eliminating from the Eastern Conference playoff race? Plus: Calen & Doyle put on their GM hats to help Minnesota replace Bakaye Dibassy and rewrite history to help Dax McCarty win a few more trophies.
0:00 - Intro
5:03 - Best Thing You Saw This Week
10:18 - Austin rocket themselves back into Supporters' Shield Conversation
17:52 - Philly makes history and also enter Shield Talk
34:11 - MLS Cup Contenders
39:15 - Greg Vanney switches things up for the Galaxy
42:53 - Nashville go back to their scoring roots
46:12 - RSL righting the ship
50:33 - Eastern Conference Playoff Hopefuls
1:05:30 - Mailbag
Thu, 25 August 2022
Andrew, Charlie and David look ahead to Week 27 from strictly a playoff perspective, lament Cristian Roldan's untimely injury and chat with Victor Wanyama about his time in MLS, Montreal's special season and Djordje Mihailovic's bright future in Europe.
5:27 - Weekend games with the biggest playoff implications
5:58 - Portland - Seattle might be a playoff elimination game + Roldan's injury
18:33 - Hell will be real for either Cincy or Columbus
27:50 - Galaxy have a tough trip to the Revs
32:20 - Do or Die for Charlotte and Toronto this weekend
39:05 - Why playoffs aren’t looking likely for Orlando
45:50 - Victor Wanyama on MLS, Montreal & Djordje's Euro future
1:05:12 - Mailbag: What's going on in Houston?
Direct download: 220825_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_68_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:16pm EDT
Mon, 22 August 2022
Take that Thomas Tuchel! Marsch! Aaronson! Adams! Harrison! Leeds United States is off and running. The guys take joy/troll a little, then turn to MLS Week 26. Quakes drop LAFC! Hany balls out! Inter Miami nab a huge six-pointer! Plus, a ton of mail...
0:37 - It’s called soccer now… Leeds United States
15:38 - Best things we saw in Week 26
24:20 - LAFC lose, but first team to clinch a playoff spot
30:35 - Miami continues form in playoff 6-pointer
38:42 - Orlando hands Charlotte a devastating loss
42:59 - Hany Mukhtar carries Nashville past Dallas
47:48 - Breaking down the wild Seattle - LA draw
52:10 - Is Minnesota an elite team?
57:30 - We like the potential AZ move for Djordje Mihailovic
1:02:50 - Quick Hit Results
Direct download: 220822_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_67_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:03pm EDT
Thu, 18 August 2022
The guys discuss kit leaks, all the midweek action -- TFC fall short, Jesus keeps scoring, Charlotte keep playoffs alive and much more -- and Luchi Gonzalez's new job in San Jose. Stick around for thoughts on Riqui Puig's first LA press conference and a conversation with Cole Bassett following his loan to Fortuna Sittard.
2:50 - USMNT kit leak??
6:00 - Do loan moves make sense for Christian Pulisic, Weston McKennie & Sergino Dest?
9:24 - Why Luchi Gonzalez is a good fit for San Jose
27:19 - Revs get a huge result on the road in Toronto
39:19 - Jesus Ferreira’s monster year continues
44:11 - Charlotte shocks NYCFC
46:19 Quick hit results from Wednesday night
54:18 - Riqui Puig’s LA dreams
1:02:02 - Cole Bassett Interview
1:27:40 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220818_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_66_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:12pm EDT
Mon, 15 August 2022
Andrew, Doyle and David dig into all the action from another wild MLS weekend!
2:07 - Who are the Tuchels and Contes of MLS?
6:25 - Toronto are flying… will they make the playoffs?
16:30 - What’s behind Minnesota’s impressive run of form?
25:08 - Breaking down Nashville’s recent struggles
32:53 - LAFC have a legit chance to break 80 points
48:55 - Sebastian Lletget looks right at home with Dallas
52:20 - Can anyone challenge Driussi for MVP?
56:25 - Are the Sounders in trouble?
59:50 - How Real Salt Lake can make noise in the playoffs
1:01:15 - Rapid Fire Topics
Direct download: 220815_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_65_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:09pm EDT
Thu, 11 August 2022
That's a wrap on the 2022 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target! The guys sit down postgame at Allianz Field to discuss the MLS win, their favorite moments of the week in Minnesota, and if the All-Star Game format should be changed. Throw in interviews with Brandon Vazquez, Gregg Berhalter, Julian Araujo, and Aaron Long and we've got another banger show for you!
1:25 - MLS > Liga MX AGAIN!
4:40 - Our favorite moments of All-Star Week
14:02 - Brandon Vazquez interview
25:25 - recapping the 2-1 MLS win
34:25 - Should the ASG try a different format?
46:20 - Julian Araujo Interview
59:00 - Quick MLS Weekend Preview
1:08:30 - Gregg Berhalter Interview
1:16:27 - Tom Bogert on moves that could still happen
1:23:05 - Aaron Long Interview
Direct download: 220810_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_64_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 8:15pm EDT
Mon, 8 August 2022
It's Extratime history! Andrew Wiebe, David Gass, and Charlie Davies guide us through our first every live show! The guys recap an insane weekend of MLS and then look ahead to an exciting All Star Week. Along the way we're joined by Jeff Rueter, Michele Giannone, Susannah Collins, Jillian Sakovits, AND plenty of our loyal listeners!
Big thanks to Wes Burdine and The Black Hart of Saint Paul for hosting us and thank you Minnesota for showing up and being such a great crowd.
Direct download: 220807_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_63_Live_Taping_From_All-Star_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 8:16am EDT
Thu, 4 August 2022
What's it like to report on Decision Day live? We had Tom Bogert on to let you inside the action. From Riqui Puig to Richie Laryea to Sebastian Lletget to Matt Miazga and much more, the guys break down every move on the spectrum from official to rumored and everywhere in between.
1:35 - What we’re monitoring on Transfer Deadline Day
4:40 - Come find us at Black Hart in Minnesota for a live show!
7:35 - Brandon Vazquez is an All-Star! Is the USMNT next?
13:18 - Does LA have a striker controversy?
17:57 - Can Riqui Puig fix the Galaxy?
28:29 - LAFC continue to make moves, round out roster
36:56 - Richie Laryea comes home
41:22 - How much does Matt Miazga help Cincy’s defense?
47:58 - Breaking down Sebastian Lletget to Dallas
1:01:40 - Minnesota loading up as the window closes
1:04:03 - John Brooks to the Quakes?
1:08:10 - Vancouver quietly putting together a squad
1:11:50 - Mailbag
Mon, 1 August 2022
Matt Doyle is still on vacation, but we had Gonzalo Higuain filling in just fine for him! David Gass is joined by Jordan Angeli and Calen Carr to break down that wild Miami - Cincinnati game, as well as the rest of MLS Week 23!
2:19 - MLS Weekend Madness
2:55 - Can you take Higuain out of the lineup?
10:05 - Cincy’s attack can score on anyone… can the defense stop anyone?
16:34 - Minnesota, Portland play out a wild game
26:18 - Wayne Rooney magic back like it never left
32:19 - LAFC pulls off a comeback win over the Sounders
40:20 - Philly is on FIRE, what are their Shield chances?
49:32 - NYCFC’s offense struggles without Taty
57:02 - Quick Hit Results
1:13:30 - Leagues Cup Showcase kicks off this week
Direct download: 220801_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_61_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO_v2.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:52pm EDT
Thu, 28 July 2022
Cupsets continue! Breaking down the U.S. Open Cup semis & Canadian Championship + News and notes around MLS
What a week for cup competitions! David Gass is joined by Charlie Davies, Michael Lahoud, and Tom Bogert to celebrate Vancouver's Canadian Championship win and break down the U.S. Open Cup semifinals. The guys also dig into all the news and notes around MLS including: Jozy Altidore's Liga MX move and the David Ochoa to D.C. United trade.
2:45 - Cupset! Sacramento’s Cinderella run continues
17:29 - Orlando shows resilience in Open Cup again, will host final
26:17 - Still believe in RBNY as an MLS Cup contender?
31:49 - Vancouver are Canadian champions!
40:20 - What now for Toronto?
49:19 - Jozy Altidore to Puebla!
57:44 - David Ochoa headed to D.C.
59:47 - Quick News and Notes
1:05:30 - Obinna Nwobodo has been outstanding for Cincy
Direct download: 220728_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_60_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:07pm EDT
Mon, 25 July 2022
Andrew Wiebe is on vacation so David Gass, Calen Carr, and Michael Lahoud are here to guide you through Week 22! Toronto's new look, Bale's first goal, that crazy Austin - Red Bulls game, we touch on it all!
3:12 - Best things we saw in Week 22
7:24 - New-look Toronto steals the show
13:20 - Can TFC make the playoffs?
20:00 - Young Red Bulls win a wild game over Austin
29:40 - Gareth Bale scores, plays really well
34:51 - Should the Galaxy play Chicharito, Joveljic together?
45:35 - Dallas beats RSL in game with huge playoff implications
49:18 - Taty gone, who needs to step up for NYCFC?
51:49 - Quick hit results
1:04:49 - Canadian Championship Preview
1:13:25 - U.S. Open Cup Preview
Direct download: 220725_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_59_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO_v2.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:44pm EDT
Thu, 21 July 2022
Mailbag pod! You asked and we answered (in the middle of an epic thunderstorm). Plus, Charlie, David and Andrew analyze the latest moves in MLS (Mendez to LAFC, Gioacchini to ORL and Moore to NASH) and play matchmaker with the 2023 free-agent class.
2:00 - Confirmed: MLS > Premier League
10:00 - Breaking down Sebas Mendez to LAFC
18:00 - Gioacchini’s Orlando move makes perfect sense for both sides
24:50 - How Shaq Moore raises Nashville’s ceiling
31:08 - Is the David Gass Theorem dead?
32:55 - Predicting the blockbuster free agent signings of 2023
56:08 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220721_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_58_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 6:17pm EDT
Mon, 18 July 2022
From parking lot parties to incredible comebacks and everything in between, the Monday crew goes through all 14 games in Week 21 plus hit the biggest transfer headlines!
3:06 - Best things we saw in Week 21
10:12 - Taty wins NY Derby, off to Girona?
25:13 - RBNY still need a goal scorer
27:35 - Cucho can’t be stopped!
38:05 - Bale, Chiellini on a soccer field in MLS!
46:39 - Shaq Moore to Nashville a good move for both sides
48:35 - Things are not ideal in Dallas
49:55 - Philly pulls off a great comeback
52:58 - Miami’s win has huge playoff implications
1:00:45 - Digging in on D.C.’s roster teardown
Direct download: 220718_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_57_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:28pm EDT
Thu, 14 July 2022
Does MLS slow down? Nahhhhhh. The All-Star squad is out and the guys have THOUGHTS. Plus, Cali Clasico drama is the perfect dessert following a main course of Landon Donovan-to-the-Quakes reports and much more from all the midweek action.
1:49 - We’ll be at the ASG in Minnesota!
3:18 - Strategies for watching multiple games at once
8:26 - ASG Roster breakdown
18:48 - Biggest All-Star snubs
29:24 - Our ASG Starting XI
32:57 - San Jose wins the Cali Clasico!
41:32 - Would Landon Donvan be a good manager for the ‘Quakes?
52:02 - Cucho Hernandez on fire!
1:04:12 - Ernst Tanner v John Thorrington… get ya popcorn ready
1:09:00 - Austin FC rolls again, new DP on the way
1:11:38 - Chicago gets a desperately needed win
1:15:56 - Quick hit results
Direct download: 220714_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_56_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 6:13pm EDT
Mon, 11 July 2022
Well, that escalated fast! The guys jump in the studio for the most jam-packed show of all-time. From Rooney’s return to D.C. to Josef Martinez's real talk and Luis Suarez’s potential MLS destinations *deep breath* to El Trafico and Cascadia, MLS is on one. Oh, and how about the Mark-Anthony Kaye blockbuster!
0:27 - It’s all happening! Most anticipated episode of Extratime ever???
6:14 - Josef Martinez with STRONG quotes, will it get better in ATL?
26:55 - Wayne Rooney the new coach of D.C. United (WHAT??)
42:05 - Philly’s monster win, Golden Boot teams update
46:39 - Best possible destinations for Luis Suarez
53:53 - LAFC wins El Trafico in front of Gareth Bale
1:00:32 - Hector Herrera’s debut delivers in Texas Derby
1:09:34 - Austin just keeps winning
1:20:52 - Breaking down the MAK trade
1:26:40 - Quick hit news and notes
Direct download: 220711_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_55_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:53pm EDT
Thu, 7 July 2022
The transfer window is officially open, and Tom Bogert has the latest on every rumor, report and official deal in MLS. From Lingard to Pozuelo, get the lowdown.
1:04 - What it’s like in the locker room during the transfer window
5:00 - Breaking down Toronto’s roster overhaul
19:03 - The Pozuelo trade is fantastic for Miami
23:36 - Jesse Lingard to MLS???
33:18 - Sergio Santos headed to Cincy
38:53 - Is Washington Corozo the missing piece for Austin?
42:36 - Gaga Slonina transfer nearing completion
51:25 - Over/Under on Gareth Bale’s LAFC stats
59:10 - Heineken Rivalry Week Preview
1:08:30 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220707_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_54_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 6:18pm EDT
Tue, 5 July 2022
Everything you need to know after a busy holiday weekend! The guys celebrate the best things they saw in Week 18, talk through the Revs' new DP No. 9, make the case for Brenner to stay in Cincy and name the best signings and trade of the 2022 season!
1:45 - Best things we saw in Week 18
12:50 - Revs’ new pieces (plus DP No. 9) are looking good
22:52 - Brenner stays hot - how high can he rise?
27:20 - Pat Noonan’s coach of the year candidacy
33:00 - Orlando continues to struggle
36:00 - Best signings of the season (so far)
46:22 - Best trades of the season (so far)
49:12 - Why is NYCFC sliding?
58:03 - What… is happening… in Toronto?
1:01:19 - Why Tyler Adams to Leeds is slightly disappointing (or isn't at all)
1:16:44 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220705_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_53_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:30pm EDT
Thu, 30 June 2022
The best Thursday shows come after midweek action. We had a heaping helping of MLS, plus the last US Open Cup quarterfinal, so you know it was a good show! Andrew, David and Charlie break down the best things they saw in Week 17, wonder whether Cincy will hang on to Brenner/sign Matt Miazga after a wild draw against NYCFC, talk though LAFC's path to building one of the best teams in history and anoint Jose Martinez an official Philly legend.
5:49 - Best things we saw in Week 17
15:17 - Cincinnati, NYCFC deliver game-of-the-season contender
20:06 - What does Cincy need to take the next step?
30:28 - Why a USOC would mean a ton to Orlando
35:20 - Montreal’s win over Seattle is a HUGE statement
43:09 - Are more moves coming for LAFC?
56:14 - Jose Martinez is a legend
1:03:53 - Quick hit results
1:13:58 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220630_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_52_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO_v2.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:04pm EDT
Mon, 27 June 2022
We're back and what a weekend of news we have to discuss! David Gass joins Calen Carr and Tom Bogert to break down LAFC's blockbuster Gareth Bale signing. Add in Carlos Vela's new contract and the signing of Giorgio Chiellini - are LAFC now the clear favorites for MLS Cup?
The guys also dive in on the rest of MLS Week 16 including Philly's huge win (and a red card for their trainer!), FC Cincinnati continuing to look legit, and Austin's comeback against Dallas.
2:29 - GARETH BALE TO LAFC! ON A TAM DEAL!
15:57 - Carlos Vela re-signs for LAFC
19:32 - Philly beats NYCFC despite trainer red card
33:27 - Cincy is legit! Club sets MLS win record
42:30 - Austin v Dallas was one of the best games of the weekend
47:19 - Injury bug hits Atlanta again
49:16 - Can Lorenzo Insigne save Toronto’s season?
53:28 - Quick hit Week 16 results
1:12:02 - Orlando v Nashville USOC preview
Direct download: 220627_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_51_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT
Thu, 23 June 2022
Cupset! Again! David Gass is joined by Charlie Davies and Jordan Angeli to sort through another crazy round of the U.S. Open Cup. Is it the Red Bulls' trophy to lose? And what would a Cup mean for SKC in the midst of a tough league campaign?
The trio is then joined by Columbus Crew President and GM Tim Bezbatchenko to get all the details on the Cucho Hernandez signing.
We finish off with a weekend preview, our ESPN+ games of the week and the mailbag!
2:19 - The 2023 All-Star Game is headed to D.C.!
8:06 - Cupset! Sacramento stuns the Galaxy
14:32 - Are the Red Bulls legit trophy contenders?
23:55 - What would a USOC win mean for SKC?
26:13 - Why both Toronto and Vancouver need to win the Canadian Championship
34:08 - Adrian Heath gets a contract extension
41:32 - Tim Bezbatchenko on Cucho signing, what’s next for Crew
1:04:20 - Weekend Preview
1:16:40 - ESPN+ Games of the Week
1:19:50 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220623_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_50_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT
Tue, 21 June 2022
David joins forces with Calen Carr & Michael Lahoud to talk about everyones favorite thing GOALS! Columbus has broken the bank on a new DP striker is that enough for an MLS Cup run? Are Cade Cowell or Talles Magno the next big MLS Product? Then Jeremy Ebobisse stops by to talk about his work with The BPC, what has led to his place on top of the Golden Boot race, fighting for a spot at The World Cup, and much more.
Thu, 16 June 2022
MLS + Apple! How the new media deal is a game changer! Plus: The biggest stories in MLS & full week 15 preview
Huge news for all of us who love MLS! The league has a new media deal with Apple! Andrew Wiebe, David Gass, and Charlie Davies break down what excites them about the future before diving in to the biggest stories in MLS as we return from the international break.
1:14 - MLS has a new TV deal!
20:08 - The World Cup field is set!
26:14 - The biggest stories in MLS as the league resumes
26:37 - Can Seattle go on a run?
29:06 - Revs have bounced back from a rocky start
38:58 - Can NYCFC stay atop the East without Deila (and maybe Taty)?
43:28 - Will Carlos Vela re-sign?
49:04 - What’s ahead in the summer transfer window?
1:01:54 - Which club’s great start will hold?
1:14:57 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220616_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_48_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO_v2.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 6:16pm EDT
Mon, 13 June 2022
MLS is fully back this week and we have news to go with it! The guys talk what's next for NYCFC after Ronny Deila's departure, discuss whether the Revs have turned it around, and Charlotte FC's incredible home atmosphere.
6:20 - Ronny Deila departs; what’s his legacy and what next for NYCFC?
27:05 - SKCs woes continue, have the Revs turned it around?
34:51 - What should New England do with their open DP spot?
38:19 - New coach bump for Charlotte or something more?
44:58 - Breaking down Nashville’s lack of home form
46:14 - Playing matchmaker with impeding MLS free agents
1:07:33 - Giorgio Chiellini officially signs for LAFC
1:15:10 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220613_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_47_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO_v2.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:24pm EDT
Thu, 9 June 2022
Andrew, Doyle and David get together to talk through reaction to our USMNT "locks," Gregg Berhalter's XI against Grenada and the big questions facing Canada. Plus, an interview with FC Cincinnati No. 9 Brandon Vazquez on his form, his career and USMNT hopes & transfer news around the league.
8:20 - Revisiting our USMNT locks
26:25 - How should the USMNT approach Grenada and the Nations League
40:35 - Big questions for Canada ahead of the World Cup
50:28 - Brandon Vazquez on mental strength, Cincy, and pancakes
1:15:53 - Griffin Yow transfer rumors - would a move make sense?
1:16:36 - Mauro Manotas to Columbus??
1:19:09 - Revs sell Buksa, what now
1:23:09 - What to make of Christian Fuchs’ comments
Direct download: 220609_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_46_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 3:59pm EDT
Mon, 6 June 2022
From goalkeeper to No. 9, the guys try to figure out who are locks for Gregg Berhalter's Best XI after a scoreless draw for Qatar. Plus, Peter Galindo explains what's going on with Canada, Gaga to Madrid and the best fullback tandems in MLS.
3:35 - First thoughts on USMNT’s draw with Uruguay
11:04 - Is Sean Johnson in the mix for the USMNT No. 1 GK spot?
20:55 - Who are the locked-in starters on the USMNT backline?
33:11 - What is the best possible midfield combo?
47:27 - Time to talk about the No. 9… again
53:42 - Lookahead to World Cup Game 1: Wales
59:58 - Peter Galindo (Sportsnet) on what’s going on with Canada
1:15:22 - Damir Kreilach’s injury is a huge blow
1:17:54 - Other MLS news and notes
1:24:20 - Best outside back duos in MLS
Thu, 2 June 2022
Andrew, David and Charlie dig into the USMNT's 3-0 win against Morocco. The guys try to figure out what Gregg Berhalter wanted to get out of the match, whether Matt Turner pulled ahead of Zack Steffen, how close Christian Pulisic was to his best and how well Brenden Aaronson fit at the No. 8 position. Oh, and of course we dove into the battle at the No. 9 position: Haji Wright vs. Jesus Ferreira!
Plus, new CCL format, Diego Luna to RSL and more on Charlotte FC and Miguel Angel Ramirez's breakup.
2:15 - 2020 Canadian Championship final played… now?
4:36 - Big picture thoughts from the USMNT’s win
12:17 - Is a pressing system a good fit for the USMNT?
20:06 - Is Matt Turner now ahead of Zack Steffen?
31:56 - Christian Pulisic was at his best
37:42 - Evaluating the Brenden Aaronson midfield experiment
40:57 - How much did Haji Wright help himself?
55:03 - Quick lookahead to Uruguay
56:22 - New CCL Qualifying format announced
1:04:44 - More Charlotte FC details emerge
1:17:52 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220602_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_44_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:03pm EDT
Tue, 31 May 2022
Parent-teacher conference time! The Monday crew sits down to hand out grades to every single team, plus talk about Charlotte's big morning (adios, Miguel Angel Ramirez!). Who is the easiest grader? The hardest? Who passed and who failed? Plus, all the reasons to be locked in to US-Morocco!
5:49 - Charlotte FC
16:23 - LA Galaxy
20:09 - Austin FC
22:58 - Houston Dynamo FC
25:02 - FC Dallas
26:32 - Inter Miami
29:49 - FC Cincinnati
32:10 - NYCFC
33:55 - RBNY
35:39 - San Jose Earthquakes
39:04 - Atlanta United
41:07 - Real Salt Lake
43:11 - Toronto FC
49:15 - Minnesota United
51:42 - Orlando City
54:09 - Seattle Sounders FC
55:07 - CF Montreal
56:59 - Vancouver Whitecaps FC
58:30 - D.C. United
59:59 - Sporting KC
1:01:03 - LAFC
1:02:24 - Philadelphia Union
1:04:40 - Portland Timbers
1:05:14 - Nashville SC
1:06:56 - Colorado Rapids
1:09:22 - Chicago Fire FC
1:11:40 - Columbus Crew
1:14:14 - USMNT window preview
Thu, 26 May 2022
Charlie is fired up, and that means we've got a good show! The guys talk US Open Cup (and Canadian Championship), including two regional Cupsets (VAMOS UNION OMAHA, SAC REPUBLIC) and a wild El Trafico. Plus, could more Americans follow Aaronson to Leeds? Should Djordje Mihailovic move to Europe in the summer if he wants to make the World Cup team? Our feet are held to the fire in the mailbag...
4:06 - Show some love to the Canadian Championship!
10:48 - USOC quarterfinals set
18:14 - Crisis in Minnesota?
24:43 - Breaking down Union Omaha’s amazing run
30:11 - Johnny Russell puts SKC on his back
38:00 - We loved the fire in El Trafico (USOC edition)
55:51 - Where we want to go for the USOC Final
58:39 - Brenden Aaronson to Leeds, will more USMNTers join him?
1:00:31 - Move to Europe? Stay in MLS? What’s best for young Americans
1:18:25 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220525_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_42_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:42pm EDT
Mon, 23 May 2022
There's no better time than the present than to try to predict how this notoriously unpredictable league will shake out! The guys talk through Week 13 with an eye to the future. Who will win the Supporters' Shield? Who will win the Spoon? Who will drop below the playoff line and which teams will rise above? Who is the 22 Under 22 favorite?
Plus, Tommy Scoops on Brendan Aaronson's big move and the USMNT roster drop!
2:40 - Best things we saw in Week 13
11:35 - 22 under 22 player of the season (so far)
28:15 - Our picks for the Shield at the 1/3 mark
41:35 - Who will drop OUT of the playoff spots?
49:54 - Who currently outside the playoffs will make it?
56:56 - Which team is destined for the Wooden Spoon?
1:04:06 - Quick hit results
1:09:02 - Tom Bogert on Brenden Aaronson to Leeds
1:18:20 - USMNT roster thoughts
1:23:16 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220523_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_41_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:33pm EDT
Thu, 19 May 2022
Packed Thursday show! With 10 Wednesday games, the guys have plenty to talk about, including Austin FC's statement win (and bonus no-call) in Los Angeles, Gaga Slonina's struggles, Sporting KC's newfound fight (too much though?) andmuch more.
Plus, Howard Webb drops by to update you on VAR in MLS, and Bobby Wood joins the show to talk Real Salt Lake, USMNT and AAPI Heritage Month.
:49 - Gass brings HEAT to start the show
6:05 - Was it a statement win for Austin FC?
18:06 - Who are the elite teams right now in MLS?
19:12 - Is re-signing Carlos Vela the right move for LAFC?
23:22 - Gaga Slonina is in a rut
31:15 - Why things are fine in Philly
34:17 - SKC gets a WILD win
37:17 - The ‘Quakes are on fire!
39:23 - Messi rumors… we had to do it
41:25 - Howard Webb Interview
1:02:02 - Quick Weekend Preview
1:07:56 - Bobby Wood on life, soccer, and RSL
Direct download: 220519_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_40_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:36pm EDT
Mon, 16 May 2022
The guys drill down on all the big stories from Week 11! Managers and players going IN on their teams, Americans in the Golden Boot charts, NYCFC's U22 masterclass, Thiago Almada's bright future and Sporting Kansas City's 2022 conundrum, plus much more!
3:40 - Best things we saw in Week 11
11:09 - NYCFC is scary for the rest of the league
21:01 - What’s going on with the Crew?
23:30 - Montreal absolutely rolling
33:22 - How good is Philly?
36:00 - Atlanta’s attack is starting to come together
41:20 - The Revs… might be in trouble
44:24 - What’s behind Minnesota’s struggles?
53:39 - Is it time to tear it down and rebuild for SKC?
1:12:15 - Time to give some respect to FC Dallas
1:16:59 - Quick hit results
Direct download: 220516_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_39_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:02pm EDT
Thu, 12 May 2022
The guys go to the proverbial phones for an episode for the listeners and by the listeners. First up, the highlights from David's trip to Austin and Q2 Stadium, then US Open Cup insanity, Sounders bid for Club World Cup allocation and Zlatan's claims that he's MLS's best ever player. Plus, Week 11 preview!
0:55 - David Gass’ Austin FC experience
7:05 - Soccer for All Week kicks off
8:46 - History made in the Canadian Championship
13:12 - Recapping a WILD USOC Round of 32
41:46 - Which team will win USOC?
45:53 - Would Giorgio Chiellini make sense for LAFC?
1:00:35 - Are the Revs waking up?
1:09:58 - Should Seattle get extra allocation money for winning CCL?
1:15:18 - ESPN+ Games of the Week
1:18:03 - Mailbag - is Zlatan the best player to ever play in MLS?
Direct download: 2205012_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_37_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:16pm EDT
Mon, 9 May 2022
The boys are back from Seattle! In our first show in a post-MLS winning CCL world, Andrew Wiebe, Matt Doyle, and Calen Carr break down the Miles Robinson and Joao Paulo injuries, the amazing LAFC - Philly game, and why Cincy looks like a playoff team!
:34 - Is Gass responsible for Austin’s loss? We debate
4:59 - One more time, thank you to everyone who came out in Seattle
14:19 - Best things we saw in MLS Week 10
18:28 - FC Cincinnati is legit good!!!
32:24 - Miles Robinson’s injury is devastating for him, Atlanta, and the USMNT
40:38 - Options for the USMNT at CB
46:42 - Can Seattle weather the Joao Paulo injury?
53:49 - LAFC - Philly delivered on the hype
57:09 - LA’s defense is legit, they proved it again against Austin
1:00:02 - We weigh in on Bruce’s tactical changes in a wild 2-2 draw with Columbus
1:02:22 - Quick hit results
1:10:40 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220509_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_37_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT
Thu, 5 May 2022
THE WAIT IS OVER. MLS finally has a CCL champion in the Seattle Sounders! Andrew, David, and Calen navigate the postgame maddness to bring you reaction, analysis, and interviews with players and coaches from the field!
Mon, 2 May 2022
The show is back on the road! Chats with Garth Lagerwey, Brian Schmetzer, Cristian Roldan and Jordan Morris! TUDN's Michele Gianonne gives us the Pumas perspective! Plus, Week 9, including Nashville SC's stadium opener!
1:30 - The vibes in Seattle ahead of Wednesday
Direct download: 220502_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_34_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 7:48pm EDT
Thu, 28 April 2022
When was the last time MLS benefited from Conca-craziness? The Sounders are headed home with a win-and-you're-champs situation. Andrew, Charlie and David break it all down, then turn to MLS Week 9. Who can win MVP? It's a real question, just nine weeks into the season.
:51 - Extratime is going to Seattle!
9:25 - How Seattle pulled off the leg 1 comeback
24:01 - Seattle is in a great spot heading to Leg 2
41:53 - Andres Cubas is a perfect signing for Vancouver
42:54 - Houston - Austin Preview
53:02 - Which MLS teams should sign Juan Dinenno?
57:04 - Nashville’s stadium opener will be a party
1:14:10 - ESPN+ Games of the Week
Direct download: 220428_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_34_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 6:47pm EDT
Mon, 25 April 2022
Are English managers allowed to huddle on the field? That, Gyasi Zardes trade reactions, Quakes chaos-ball and many more pressing questions/takeaways from MLS Week 8!
0:50 - Calen Carr Sky Sports Update
4:42 - Best things we saw in Week 8
19:10 - Gyasi Zardes trade breakdown
33:58 - San Jose chaos-ball lives!
42:15 - CCL Final Preview
52:34 - Taxi arrives! D.C. looked great
55:50 - The key weakness derailing New England’s season
58:40 - Victor Wanyama has been fantastic for Montreal
1:02:58 - How legit is this Miami winning streak?
1:10:16 - Quick hit results
Direct download: 220425_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_33_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:36pm EDT
Thu, 21 April 2022
We love a good Cupset! Andrew, Charlie and David celebrate MLS's return to the US Open Cup and dig deep into the firing of Hernan Losada in D.C. (as well as those Gareth Bale reports)!
1:35 - The ASG is going to Minnesota!
8:15 - U.S. Open Cup Review + our favorite Cupsets
20:15 - Firing Hernan Losada isn’t a magic bullet for D.C. United’s problems
43:39 - Why we’re excited for San Jose the rest of the season
47:36 - Gareth Bale to D.C.???
56:14 - How should LAFC use their open DP spot?
59:34 - The most anticipated El Capitan in years
1:03:46 - Inter Mimi - Atlanta Preview
1:06:00 - Orlando - RBNY Preview
1:08:36 - ESPN+ Games of the Week
1:14:44 - Mailbag
Direct download: 042122_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_32_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 6:21pm EDT
Mon, 18 April 2022
What do Generation Adidas Cup and Matias Almeyda have in common? No idea, other than we dug deep on both! Andrew, Doyle, David and Calen jump in the studio to chat about the stories of the day. Plus, everything you need to know from Week 7, including LAFC's Shield hopes, the Fire's ceiling and Real Salt Lake's Twitter banter gone wrong!
:55 - American youth soccer is in an amazing place - Generation adidas Cup recap
22:15 - Our U.S. Open Cup Games to Watch
25:39 - Best things we saw in Week 7
32:00 - Matias Almeyda out in San Jose
54:02 - Minnesota finally wins, Colorado’s defense is slightly concerning
56:35 - LAFC are flying - what is their ceiling?
1:00:42 - SKC struggling, but Peter Vermes’ job should be safe
1:05:08 - Toronto hands Philly their first loss of the season
1:06:46 - NYCFC hammers RSL, Taty gets back on track
1:11:45 - Quick hit results
Thu, 14 April 2022
The Sounders are through to face Pumas in the CCL Final! Jordan Angeli, Joe Lowery, and Charlie Davies break down the wild CCL semifinal second leg, look ahead to the final, and preview the MLS Weekend.
2:30 - Recapping a CRAZY CCL semifinal
9:10 - Can NYCFC take positives out of the second leg despite the loss?
16:04 - Stefan Frei’s man of the match performance
20:25 - Previewing Seattle - Pumas for the CCL title
26:55 - Cincy signs a new DP D-mid
37:35 - Are Matias Almeyda’s antics hurting San Jose? (SJ v NSH Preview)
50:04 - Should Gonzalo Higuain stay on the bench? (SEA v MIA Preview)
57:39 - How Steve Cherundolo has put his own stamp on LAFC (LAFC v SKC Preview)
1:05:55 - ESPN+ Games of the Week and neck tattoos
1:13:57 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220414_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_30_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT
Mon, 11 April 2022
From El Trafico to Texas winners to the Union's Shield start and everything in between, Andrew, Calen and Doyle run through all the results, quotes and notes from the weekend's matches!
1:47 - Best things we saw in Week 6
10:11 - There are a ton of teams still trying to figure themselves out
13:09 - El Trafico delivers again
25:07 - Philly are atop the MLS table
33:53 - Jesus Ferreira is on fire, we still believe in Colorado
42:09 - Houston, Quakes play a wild game
46:45 - Austin slips by the Loons
51:00 - What’s going wrong in Minnesota?
57:40 - Jordy Alcivar Olimpico!
1:03:15 - Things are not great in New England
1:06:05 - Quick Hit Results
1:15:09 - CCL Preview
1:21:11 - Mailbag
Thu, 7 April 2022
Are we about to see CCL history? The Sounders pushed aside NYCFC at home to move one step closer, but Ronny Deila is dreaming of a 2-0 win at Red Bull Arena. Andrew, David and Charlie break down Leg 1, go over US Open Cup upsets, ponder the Brenner situation in Cincy and talk El Trafico and Carlos Vela's still unresolved contract situation before hitting the USMNT in the mailbag.
1:21 - The return of… Bobby Warshaw??? GA Cup is here!
6:46 - Recapping an incredible Leg 1 of the CCL Semifinals
24:30 - What went wrong for NYCFC?
34:35 - USOC is back with a ton of great stories
36:51 - What should Cincy do with Brenner?
47:00 - Vela, Chicharito set to face off for the first time in El Trafico
1:01:29 - Chicago - Orlando Preview
1:02:22 - New England - Miami Preview
1:08:32 - Charlotte - Atlanta Preview
1:12:47 - Austin FC - Minnesota Preview
1:14:30 - ESPN+ Games of the Week
1:18:24 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220407_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_28_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 7:11pm EDT
Mon, 4 April 2022
Are you ready for El Trafico? Chicharito and Carlos Vela/LAFC are in prime form after Week 5 wins. The Monday crew digs through the wreckage of a week, including Diego Chara's place in foul history, Vazquez/Djordje for USMNT and a CCL semi preview with the microscope on NYCFC and Seattle!
2:50 - Is Keylor Navas the best player in the history of Concacaf?
6:54 - Best things we saw in Week 5
12:55 - Chicharito is playing at his absolute best
21:12- Is Portland in a little bit of trouble?
24:48 - Diego Chara: most prolific fouler in the league
29:44 - LAFC is on FIRE to start the season
37:11 - Are Orlando doomed to an average season?
39:50 - Brandon Vazquez and Djordje Mihailovic deserve USMNT call ups
52:44 - The Red Bulls are looking like a legit dark horse
55:19 - Quick hit results
1:01:31 - CCL Preview
1:18:58 - Mailbag
Thu, 31 March 2022
The Redeem Team did it! The USMNT are going to Qatar 2022 (despite a bummer on the final day of qualifying). Andrew, Doyle and Calen celebrate and set expectations, then dig into two big questions. Should Zack Steffen be the starting goalkeeper? Who is the No. 9? Any why does mystery box have the inside track?
1:17 - USMNT does just enough to lock in World Cup Qualification
4:11 - Does a loss to end the cycle dampen the mood?
33:08 - We’re talking USMNT goalkeeper… again
44:55 - Who starts at No. 9 in the World Cup?
54:20 - Expectations for the USMNT at the World Cup
Direct download: 220331_Extratime_Season12_Episode_26_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 10:31am EDT
Mon, 28 March 2022
The guys sit down to process the Concacaf World Cup Qualifying window. Dreams do come true in Canada! Only a nightmare loss in Costa Rica would send the USMNT to a playoff! Andrew, Doyle, Calen and Gass break it all down.
1:01 - How we experience the USMNT and Canada qualifying
4:37 - Celebrating Canada’s incredible World Cup Qualifying run
19:31 - U.S. v Mexico quick recap
26:00 - U.S. v Panama breakdown
38:12 - Christian Pulisic stepped up
46:10 - Where does Gio Reyna best fit into this team?
1:02:10 - Is the USMNT No. 1 GK job set?
1:07:35 - Seeding scenarios at the World Cup for the USMNT and Canada
1:10:18 - Recapping an amazing performance for Canada
1:15:47 - Reasonable expectations for Canada at the World Cup
1:17:20 - Charlotte FC is on a roll!
1:22:35 - Mailbag
Sun, 27 March 2022
In a special edition of the podcast, Andrew sits down with MLS NEXT Pro president Charles Altchek and SVP of Competition and Operations Ali Curtis!
Direct download: 220322_Extratime_Season_12_MLS_NEXT_PRO_Special_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 1:58pm EDT
Wed, 23 March 2022
It all comes down to this. Three games. Nine points available. Trips to Concacaf nightmare venues. Can the USMNT get the job done? How quickly will Canada be celebrating? What's the scouting report on Mexico, Panama and Costa Rica? Andrew, David and Doyle (plus special guest Jaime Macias) get your ready for the next week of World Cup Qualifiers!
1:30 - Vibe check ahead of World Cup Qualifying
10:29 - Why the Mexico game is the least important of the window for the USMNT
21:29 - What should the starting XI be for the USMNT against Mexico?
29:22 - How much will Weston McKennie’s absence hurt?
38:20 - How Gregg Berhalter should rotate the squad
44:30 - Breaking down Canada’s outlook for this window and beyond
50:03 - Jamie Macias on Costa Rica, Panama, and CONMEBOL
1:11:58 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220323_Extratime_Season_2_Episode_24_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 11:09am EDT
Mon, 21 March 2022
MLS Wk 4 Winners, Losers & Everything in between! Jesus Ferreira, Charlotte FC and RSL's xHumanSpirit
Ah, the existential dread is here! But before we get to World Cup Qualifiers, the guys dig into the MLS weekend. From Jesus Ferreira's hatty to Real Salt Lake's xHumanSpirit, there's a ton to discuss as Andrew, Doyle and Gass gather on a Monday morning.
2:48 - How we’re feeling ahead of the final round of World Cup Qualifying
10:42 - The best things we saw in Week 4
15:48 - Jesus Ferreira went off ahead of USMNT call
29:08 - Charlotte got a win! And looked good doing it!
38:32 - Real Salt Lake are your Western Conference leaders
50:34 - Brandon Vazquez on fire, Cincy on a winning streak
53:47 - Austin looking good out of a tough 2-game stretch
58:40 - Which team has the most to worry about after 4 weeks?
1:09:18 - Quick hits (and collapses) around MLS
1:17:45 - Mailbag: Best modern day OG MLS penalty takers?
Direct download: 220321_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_23_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:47pm EDT
Thu, 17 March 2022
What happened to cautious pessimism in the Concacaf Champions League? Optimism brought a familiar pain as the Revs crashed out against Pumas, Montreal couldn't win at home and NYCFC almost exited in the most ridiculous fashion. What about Seattle? TBD. Plus, Week 4 preview with Michael Lahoud, Gyasi Zardes transfer talk and the most underrated DPs of all-time in the mailbag.
5:10 - CCL Despair
10:53 - What went wrong for the Revs
32:24 - CF Montreal bows out despite a good effort, great atmosphere
38:19 - NYCFC survives a wild second leg
44:48 - Can the Sounders avoid disaster against Leon?
49:15 - Trade destinations for Gyasi Zardes
56:22 - STL making signings!
59:04 - LA Galaxy - Orlando Preview
1:06:03 - Austin - Seattle Preview
1:15:53 - ESPN+ Games of the Week
1:22:23 - Mailbag: Most underrated DPs of all-time
Direct download: 220317_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_22_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:35pm EDT
Mon, 14 March 2022
The guys dig through every nook and cranny of MLS Week 3! From tiny championship banners to legendary interviews and beef between manager and star in South Florida, Andrew, Doyle and Gass talk through it all, plus dream (way too early) about an MLS triumph in the Concacaf Champions League.
3:07 - Best things we saw in Week 3
10:40 - Carles Gil is not a fan of snow!
15:53 - Are Phil Neville and Gonzalo Higuain at odds in Miami?
26:36 - Sounders-Galaxy had the feel of a playoff game
35:08 - FC Cincinnati got a road win!!!!
40:14 - Alan Velasco showed a ton of promise in his debut
49:04 - Charlotte gets a first goal! Atlanta gets a late winner!
55:40 - Should Minnesota trade one of their goalkeepers?
1:05:01 - Rapid fire results around the league
1:09:47 - Lucas Zelarayan is the way-too-early MVP frontrunner
1:17:15 - An all-MLS CCL Semifinals? There’s a chance!
Direct download: 220314_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_21_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:46pm EDT
Thu, 10 March 2022
Suspend all rationality! MLS is doing the business in the Concacaf Champions League! Yes, it's only Leg 1, but there is reason to get excited. The guys also pay tribute to Bradley Wright-Phillips and Ilsinho, preview all the big storylines from Week 3 and chat with Aaron Long about his injury recovery, the Red Bulls hot start, a possible USMNT and his contract status (on a free!) at the end of the season.
3:04 - Could we have an all-MLS CCL semifinals?????
25:45 - Celebrating BWP’s legendary career
30:06 - Why Ilsinho was so fun
33:54 - Miami - LAFC Preview
37:55 - LA - Seattle Preview
42:00 - Atlanta - Charlotte Preview
48:08 - ESPN+ Games of the Week
53:14 - Aaron Long Interview
1:16:40 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220310_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_20_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:08pm EDT
Mon, 7 March 2022
The guys get together to dig through the wreckage of MLS Week 2! What's the best thing we saw, on or off the field? Are Austin FC and the Red Bulls for real? Plus, the state of Charlotte FC through two games (and scenes from their first home game), a knock for Carlos Vela and a bounce-back week for the Rapids. Plus, five more rounds of the Golden Boot draft...
2:46 - Celebrating the amazing atmosphere at Charlotte’s first home game
7:39 - Best things we saw in Week 2
13:08 - We loved RSL fans booing Albert Rusnak
17:14 - Are Austin FC for real?
26:29 - Are RBNY for real?
37:00 - Some signs of progress for FC Cincinnati!
39:23 - State of Charlotte FC through 2 games
41:48 - Efra Alvarez has taken a big step
49:58 - What should LAFC do with Carlos Vela?
52:52 - Rapid fire results and takes
1:04:10 - How many MLS teams get through in CCL?
1:07:16 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220307_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_19_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:34pm EDT
Thu, 3 March 2022
FOREVER ORANGE! Houston said they were serious, and Hector Herrera is a sure sign of intent. Andrew, David and Charlie dig deep on the Dynamo's biggest ever signing. Off the field, he'll be a hit. How about on the field? TBD. Plus, Week 2 preview (Charlotte opener, Austin's ideal schedule, Carlos Vela vs. the Timbers) and an interview with 17-year-old wunderkind goalkeeper Gaga Slonina, who is poised to take the league and the world by storm.
6:42 - Hector Herrera officially signs with Houston
22:57 - What’s the plan for Matias Almeyda and the Quakes?
29:49 - European move on the horizon for Djordje Mihailovic?
34:23 - John Brooks would be a great fit for multiple MLS teams
37:42 - Charlotte FC - LA Galaxy Preview
46:35 - Austin FC - Miami Preview
49:29 - LAFC - Portland Preview
52:53 - ESPN+ Games of the Week
1:01:42 - Gaga Slonina Interview
1:24:54 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220303_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_18_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:30pm EDT
Mon, 28 February 2022
1:23 - First reactions coming off Week 1
7:56 - Best things we saw in Week 1
10:41 - Concacaf hangover! CCL teams struggle
14:10 - Carlos Vela, LAFC dominate ... What's up with a new deal?
24:31 - Could Gyasi Zardes be available for trade?
34:20 - Chicharito, Galaxy take down the defending champs
40:58 - Positives for both teams in Timbers-Revs draw
49:55 - Signs of a big year to come for Atlanta United
1:01:31 - Are Nashville SC a Supporters’ Shield contender?
1:14:25 - Rough start to life for Charlotte (and life in general for Cincy)...
1:17:02 - Shaqiri, Red Bulls, Jesus Ferreira, Pato and more!
1:26:55 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220228_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_17_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:19pm EDT
Thu, 24 February 2022
It's finally here. MLS is Back! The entire crew, including Charlie, gather to preview Week 1, talk Hector Herrera and participate in the first-ever Extratime Trophy Draft (including the Wooden Spoon)!
2:18 - What we’re excited about for MLS Week 1
12:15 - CCL Recap
19:50 - Hector Herrara would be a homerun signing for Houston
26:24 - LAFC v Colorado Preview
35:36 - Portland v New England Preview
43:33 - Calen and Charlie’s best MLS Opening Day memories
47:46 - Atlanta v SKC Preview
54:53 - LA Galaxy v NYCFC Preview
1:02:34 - ESPN+ Games of the Week
1:12:37 - Extratime Trophy Draft
1:28:43 - Mailbag: Neymar, best jerseys, road shows
Direct download: 220224_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_16_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:54pm EDT
Mon, 21 February 2022
All our preseason award predictions from the traditional categories like MVP and Coach of the Year to Extratime-only honors (D-Mid, Fullback, David Gass Theorem POY)! Plus, five round of the Golden Boot draft!
8:34 - Newcomer of the Year
16:10 - First-Year College Player
21:32 - 22 under 22 Player of the Year
28:47 - Goalkeeper of the Year
33:39 - Defender of the Year
39:19 - Comeback Player of the Year
45:09 - Assist King
49:39 - Coach of the Year
55:56 - MVP
1:01:38 - Dark Horse MVP
1:06:42 - D-Mid of the Year
1:12:06 - Fullback of the Year
1:18:10 - David Gass Theorem Player of the Year
1:25:20 - Golden Boot Draft
Direct download: 2202121_Extratime_Season_12_Epsiode_15_Season_Predicitons_Episode_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 2:19pm EDT
Thu, 17 February 2022
The guys finish off the team previews with Inter Miami, Toronto and Charlotte FC! Plus, reaction to NYCFC's big win, Montreal's oh-so-typical loss and New England's forfeit "win." Chris Henderson drops by to explain why Inter Miami's offseason might be the craziest of all-time and what comes next, and we rank the top No. 9s in MLS.
6:07 - CCL Recap
14:50 - MLS Preseason news and notes
21:47 - Inter Miami Season Preview
32:34 - Interview: Chris Henderson
46:36 - Toronto FC Season Preview
1:00:14 - Charlotte FC Season Preview
1:12:42 - Top 5 No. 9s in MLS
1:19:20 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220217_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_14_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:46pm EDT
Wed, 16 February 2022
Legendary U.S. forward Jozy Altidore joins Extratime for a special interview! Jozy talks his decision to join the New England Revolution, getting married this offseason, why a #USMNT isn't on his radar (at least right now) and why things broke down in Toronto.
1:29 - Jozy Altidore on marriage, Sloane Stephens, New Year’s Resolutions
7:00 - Why Jozy chose the New England Revolution
10:07 – Injury concerns (none for Jozy) and relationship with Bruce
14:35 – Role in New England with Bou and Buksa + MLS Cup/CCL goals
20:43 – Legacy and memories in Toronto and why it was time to leave
28:40 – Pride in seeing so many young MLSers follow him to Europe
32:52 – World Cup dreams? Jozy on USMNT
35:43 – Equality and opportunity in soccer for black players
41:37 – Favorite goals of his career + Best USMNT player of all-time
44:45 - What happened in the tunnel in 2017 against the Red Bulls…
Direct download: 220215_Extratime_Jozy_Altidore_Interview_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 12:56pm EDT
Mon, 14 February 2022
We are hours away from the first competitive action of the year! Andrew, David and Doyle bring in Jon Arnold to help preview this year's Concacaf Champions League, plus Robin Fraser and Wilfried Nancy drop by as we preview 2022 for the Rapids, CF Montreal and NYCFC. Finally, despite Anders' protests, we rank the top five No. 10s in MLS!
5:23 - Is Charlotte FC really in trouble?
13:11 - The logic for both teams behind the Ryan Hollingshead-Marco Farfan trade
16:20 - Why Jamiro Monteiro is a great fit for San Jose
19:43 - CCL Preview with Jon Arnold
32:37 - NYCFC Season Preview
47:19 - CF Montreal Season Preview
58:30 - Interview: Wilfried Nancy
1:09:56 - Colorado Rapids Season Preview
1:21:16 - Interview: Robin Fraser
1:34:44 - Top 5 No. 10s in MLS
1:40:15 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220214_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_13_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:50pm EDT
Thu, 10 February 2022
The hits keep coming in MLS! Andrew, David and Doyle sit down to discuss the latest headlines, signings and much more. We've got season previews for the Fire, Real Salt Lake, Revs and Sounders, plus we rank the top wingers in MLS.
4:18 - Preseason headline that (maybe) means something: Ake Loba!!!
7:53 - Thiago Almada officially signs with Atlanta
15:35 - Ezra Hendrickson on Shaqiri, Malort and the Fire
34:45 - Chicago Fire Season Preview (Shaqiri talk here!)
52:33 - Real Salt Lake Season Preview
1:06:09 - New England Revolution Season Preview
1:17:23 - Seattle Sounders FC Season Preview
1:29:06 - Top 5 Wingers in MLS
1:33:15 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220210_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_12_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:35pm EDT
Mon, 7 February 2022
The rumor mill just keeps on turning in MLS, and the guys have the latest on the big headlines around the league. First, Jozy to the Revs and Shaqiri to Chicago, plus a new DP for NYCFC. Season previews roll on as well, with FC Cincinnati, Sporting KC, Portland Timbers and D.C. United under the microscope and our top five box-to-box midfielders in MLS.
4:40 - LA Galaxy, Cabral looking good in preseason
6:50 - Jozy Altidore to the Revs????!!!!!
17:45 - Shaqiri to the Fire looks real
21:52 - NYCFC signs a DP centerback
24:34 - FC Cincinnati Season Preview
37:03 - Sporting KC Season Preview
51:16 - Portland Timbers Season Preview
1:03:26 - D.C. United Season Preview
1:19:13 - Top 5 box-to-box midfielders in MLS
1:24:16 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220207_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_11_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:48pm EDT
Thu, 3 February 2022
We're back talking MLS! Andrew, Doyle and David jump in the studio to talk about all the signings, rumors and news from the past two weeks -- Velasco to Dallas, Yedlin to Miami, Giovinco's return? -- and hit three more team previews. First up, Atlanta United, featuring an interview with Gonzalo Pineda, plus Minnesota United and Austin FC. We finish with the top five defensive midfielders in MLS!
4:32 - FC Dallas signs Alan Velasco
8:47 - Orlando has a new striker
13:55 - DeAndre Yedlin to Inter Miami
21:06 - Does a Toronto FC - Giovinco reunion make sense?
26:15 - Gonzalo Pineda Interview
42:05 - Atlanta United Season Preview
55:18 - Minnesota United Season Preview
1:05:44 - Austin FC Season Preview
1:16:31 - Top 5 D-Mids in MLS
1:26:57 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220203_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_10_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:55pm EDT
Thu, 3 February 2022
Andrew, David and Matt gather after the United States, Canada and Mexico get big-time wins to wrap up the final match of Concacaf World Cup Qualifying!
Mon, 31 January 2022
The guys gather for final whistle reactions following a massive W in Hamilton for Canada, the best story in World Cup Qualifying and the best team in Concacaf. What happened on Cyle Larin's goal? Why isn't the US creating goal-scoring opportunities? All our thoughts, takes, questions and lookaheads to Wednesday's games.
Fri, 28 January 2022
Everything Octagonal from Matchday 9 in Concacaf, plus a lookahead to Sunday's USA vs. Canada match at the top of the table!
Mon, 24 January 2022
Short answer: Yes. Andrew, Doyle and David jump in the studio to run through all the news fit to discuss: new No. 9 for the Union, Barco AND Taty potentially headed to River Plate, Douglas Costa to the Galaxy and much more! Plus, early look at the Octagonal, previews for Orlando City (now with Facundo Torres on a DP deal!), FC Dallas and the Dynamo and Top 5 left and right backs in MLS!
2:13 - This feels like one of the craziest offseasons ever
6:24 - Union reinforce at striker
12:20 - Shaqiri to Chicago??
14:35 - Barco, Taty headed to River Plate?
21:18 - Does Douglas Costa make sense for the Galaxy?
29:21 - Octagonal USMNT/CANMNT Preview
50:06 - Orlando City Season Preview
1:02:40 - Nico Estevez Interview
1:16:25 - FC Dallas Season Preview
1:29:00 - Paulo Nagamura Interview
1:33:29 - Houston Dynamo FC Season Preview
1:42:48 - LB and RB Position Rankings
1:51:04 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220124_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_6_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:31pm EDT
Thu, 20 January 2022
News was breaking LIVE as the guys dug through all the headlines around MLS, including heavy interest from Arsenal in Matt Turner and rumors/reports then what seems like a done deal as Paul Arriola moves to FC Dallas. Andrew, David and Calen also preview LAFC (including an interview with Steve Cherundolo), LA Galaxy, San Jose and the Red Bulls then name the top five centerbacks in MLS.
1:27 - Matt Turner to Arsenal???
11:12 - Would Leeds be a good move for Brenden Aaronson?
13:17 - LAFC set to pull off blockbuster trade for Maxime Crepeau
15:24 - Why a Paul Arriola trade makes sense for D.C. and Charlotte
22:01 - Ayo Akinola gets a new deal…where will Jozy Altidore end up?
29:25 - New York Red Bulls Season Preview
42:57 - San Jose Earthquakes Season Preview
56:19 - LA Galaxy Season Preview
1:08:38 - Steve Cherundolo Interview
1:26:06 - LAFC Season Preview
1:42:00 - Top 5 Centerbacks in MLS
Direct download: 220120_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_5_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:32pm EDT
Tue, 18 January 2022
The MLS offseason is in full swing as preseason begins. The guys tackle all the signings, all the rumors and everything in between. Plus, 2022 season previews begin with Vancouver, Philadelphia, Nashville and Columbus under the microscope and the top five goalkeepers in the league ranked!
7:38 - Kellyn Acosta trade breakdown
12:31 - The Sounders sign Albert Rusnak
18:11 - Paul Arriola on the way out of D.C.?
21:21 - There’s smoke around Kacper Przybylko to the Fire
25:23 - Houston’s club-record signing looks very promising
28:17 - Dallas closing in on Alan Velasco
33:36 - Vancouver Whitecaps Season Preview
47:47 - Philadelphia Union Season Preview
59:30 - Nashville SC Season Preview
1:13:24 - Columbus Crew Season Preview
1:28:26 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220118_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_4_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 3:08pm EDT
Thu, 13 January 2022
Everything you need to know about what's going on around MLS! Toronto FC making big moves, Sporting KC's Alan Pulido problem, Albert Rusnak to Seattle gets over the line and much more, including SuperDraft takes.
4:34 - Charlotte FC making moves
7:53 - SuperDraft recap
21:16 - How MLS NEXT Pro will help SuperDraft players
26:56 - Austin FC signs Jhojan Valencia
29:17 - Who could Inter Miami CF grab with the No. 1 allocation spot?
32:52 - Latest on Diego Valeri’s future
37:39 - Michael Singh on TFC: Salcedo in, Soteldo out
48:11 - Aly Trost on Alan Pulido’s injury and SKC’s moves
58:40 - Felipe Cardenas on Atlanta’s DP situation
1:12:08 - Rapid Fire: news, rumors, and signings around MLS
1:16:22 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220113_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_3_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:14pm EDT
Mon, 10 January 2022
Michael Lahoud joins the guys for a complete preview ahead of Tuesday's SuperDraft (WATCH: 2:30 pm ET on MLS channels) where dreams will come true for the next generation of professionals!
!2:55 - Michael Lahoud’s memories of draft day
9:07 - What was the combine like this year? Who stood out?
10:57 - Why the SuperDraft is still relevant
17:58 - Who’s the best prospect in the GA Class?
25:43 - Isaiah Parker prospect profile
27:37 - The West African influence on this year’s draft
32:11 - Player most likely to “make it” from this draft
35:43 - Sleepers
38:54 - Impact of MLS Next PRO on the future of the draft
44:06 - 5-a-side SuperDraft teams
Direct download: 210110_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_2_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 9:16am EDT
Fri, 7 January 2022
Andrew, Matt, David and special guest Tom Bogert cover everything you might have missed during the holiday season! From Lorenzo Insigne's mega deal with Toronto FC to the Ricardo Pepi and Daryl Dike sales to new managers in LA, Houston and StL to free agency and the rumor mill, there's plenty to talk about...
6:43 - What we’re excited for in 2022
9:47 - Lorenzo Insigne has a huge price tag to live up to
21:58 - Is Ricardo Pepi set up for success at Augsburg?
31:55 - How the Ricardo Pepi transfer went down behind the scenes
36:42 - What now for FC Dallas?
41:41 - Daryl Dike heads back to the Championship
45:37 - Why a Rangers loan makes sense for James Sands
51:09 - MLS is just getting warmed up in the 2022 transfer market
1:00:34 - Steve Cherundolo is the new LAFC manager
1:12:30 - Paulo Nagamura takes over Houston
1:15:37 - St. Louis has their first manager in Bradley Carnell
1:18:27 - RSL starts life under new ownership
1:21:59 - MLS Free Agency has been wildly entertaining
1:30:27 - State of Charlotte FC ahead of the 2022 MLS SuperDraft
1:35:09 - Can Julian Carranza be a difference-maker for Philly?
1:37:46 - It’s a full-on fire sale for Inter Miami
Direct download: 220107_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_1_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:41pm EDT
Thu, 16 December 2021
Tom Bogert joins Andrew and David to wrap up the year in MLS! It's a packed show with segments on the 2022 schedule, Charlotte's Expansion Draft, top free agent targets, the biggest stories to watch over the holidays and an early look at 2022 MLS Cup odds.
3:33 - Breaking down the 2022 MLS Schedule
14:06 - Which MLS team has the best path in CCL?
17:55 - Will Taty Castellanos leave over the winter?
25:24 - We’re excited for the Sounders in CCL
26:10 - Can the Revs make a CCL run?
27:10 - Colorado’s continuity gives them a shot in CCL
28:28 - Evaluating Charlotte’s roster build after the Expansion Draft
43:58 - Big names to watch as free agency opens
58:27 - Pat Noonan is the new FC Cincinnati head coach
1:01:44 - Blockbuster! Sebastian Lletget traded to the Revs
1:06:30 - News and rumors from around the league
1:11:12 - The frontrunners for the LAFC and Houston head coaching jobs
1:19:34 - Mailbag
Direct download: 211216_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_97_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:12pm EDT
Mon, 13 December 2021
The guys gather on the Monday after MLS Cup to tell the story of what went down and why in Portland. David and Calen were on the field, and they share the moments that made the match and the week special. Plus, match analysis from Doyle, and a full trade window recap!
1:47 - The best moments of MLS Cup from the people on the field
16:49 - About that legendary Ronny Deila strip tease…
18:26 - How NYCFC got it done in MLS Cup
21:58 - Celebrating Sean Johnson’s MVP performance
31:02 - Was it a mistake to start Sebastian Blanco?
36:56 - Breaking down the NYCFC goal
41:09 - Maxi Moralez’s legacy is cemented after this game
47:26 - Was there a foul on Portland’s game-tying goal?
55:18 - Is this the end for Diego Valeri in Portland?
59:03 - Should Portland have had more success with Diego Valeri and Diego Chara?
1:09:28 - What does this title mean for NYCFC?
1:17:03 - The half-day trade window kicked off the offseason
1:17:48 - Jaylin Lindsey to Charlotte FC
1:21:15 - Eduard Atuesta on the way out of LAFC
1:23:41 - What to make of Nashville’s busy trade window
Direct download: 211213_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_96_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:09pm EDT
Fri, 10 December 2021
Everything you need to know about Timbers vs. NYCFC! Watch Saturday at 3 pm ET on ABC, UniMas, TUDN, TSN and TVA!
1:14 - What are the vibes like in the Rose City?
7:10 - Which team has more pressure on them?
13:43 - Matchup: Goalkeeper
19:34 - Matchup: (Potential) Penalties
24:03 - Matchup: Defense
32:56 - Matchup: Midfield
44:32 - Matchup: Attackers
51:34 - Matchup: Subs
57:16 - Matchup: Coaching
1:05:46 - What would an MLS Cup mean to each club?
1:16:15 - Sebastian Lletget on the move?
1:19:16 - Lewis Morgan to RBNY?
Direct download: 211209_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_95_Part_1_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 12:06am EDT
Mon, 6 December 2021
Only one game remains in the 2021 MLS season! The guys take a closer look at the MLS Cup matchup and dissect how both teams got here: Philly's bad break, NYCFC's big breakthrough, RSL's fairytale run over and the Timbers date with history. Jamie Vardy also stops by to talk MLS NEXT Pro, and Chris Armas lands on his feet with Manchester United...
1:34 - MLS Cup HYPE
13:21 - The new MLS ball is here!
17:03 - Philly faced an impossible task, and still put up a fight
31:47 - How NYCFC got it done in the Conference Final
42:51 - Portland ends RSL’s run, will host MLS Cup
53:14 - Looking ahead to MLS Cup
1:04:27 - MLS Next Pro announced
1:05:58 - Jamie Vardy interview
1:20:27 - Mailbag - Chris Armas joins Manchester United
Direct download: 211206_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_94_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:19pm EDT
Thu, 2 December 2021
The guys dig into this weekend's Audi 2021 MLS Cup Playoff matchups and chat with Sam Stejskal about the head coach news around the league!
8:30 - How will Portland shift without Sebastian Blanco?
12:59 - The case for RSL, despite the bad regular season results against Portland
33:33 - Will missing Taty Castellanos doom NYCFC against Philly?
42:08 - How should Philly approach the biggest game in club history?
51:21 - Putting a bow on the Revs’ historic season
54:30 - The Athletic's Sam Stejskal joins the show!
56:39 - Does Jim Curtin to Cincinnati make sense?
1:08:13 - What we know about Nico Estevez, FC Dallas’ reported new head coach
1:11:13 - The latest on the Houston Dynamo FC coaching search
1:12:44 - Who will be the new LAFC head coach?
1:19:59 - Offseason roster moves have started - who are the most interesting players available
Direct download: 211202_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_93_Main_Show_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 6:21pm EDT
Mon, 29 November 2021
Are we witnessing the biggest underdog story in MLS history? It sure seems like it. Andrew, Doyle, Calen and Gass gather to dig through the weekend action and preview Revs-NYCFC on Tuesday!
2:37 - Is RSL the best underdog story in MLS history?
7:57 - How RSL got it done against SKC
18:38 - RSL’s bench has been a huge advantage in the playoffs
20:20 - What’s behind SKC’s playoff woes?
33:29 - Should Pablo Mastroeni get the full-time RSL job?
38:02 - Philly survives PKs, advances to first-ever Conference Final
48:43 - Putting a bow on Nashville’s season
53:02 - What’s at stake for the Revs as they start their playoff run?
59:50 - Will the long layoff affect the Revs?
1:04:17 - Can NYCFC pull off the upset?
1:13:55 - Big changes for the LA Galaxy
1:15:40 - Mailbag
Direct download: 211129_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_92_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:16pm EDT
Thu, 25 November 2021
Andrew, Charlie and David gather on Thanksgiving to talk Rapids-Timbers and much more, including Bob Bradley to Toronto FC!
4:24 - What we’re thankful for this year
12:51 - Portland beats Colorado at the death
20:24 - Dairon Asprilla, Sebastian Blanco out for the Conference Final
31:28 - David Ochoa, RSL pulled off one of the biggest upsets in MLS history
45:28 - Sporting KC - RSL Preview
52:24 - Hany Mukhtar stars as Nashville moves on to host Philly
58:53 - This is a disappointing end for Orlando
1:02:27 - Bob Bradley officially takes over at Toronto FC
1:13:47 - Celebrating Matt Besler’s career
Direct download: 211125_Extratime_Seaosn_11_Episode_91_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 11:08pm EDT
Mon, 22 November 2021
The guys gather to put the Audi MLS Cup Playoffs under the microscope, then chat with the Rapids Cole Bassett about Thanksgiving during the playoffs, what changed in Colorado and what comes next for him (Europe? USMNT?)!
1:25 - Our favorite moments of the playoffs so far
10:59 - Philadelphia - RBNY Recap
19:28 - What will the Red Bulls be in 2022?
22:40 - Nashville - Orlando Preview
39:33 - SKC - Vancouver Recap
46:23 - There should be a lot of optimism for Vancouver heading into 2022
48:36 - Seattle - RSL Preview
1:00:15 - NYCFC - Atlanta Recap
1:04:15 - Can Atlanta continue to improve under Pineda in 2022?
1:06:15 - Portland - Minnesota Recap
1:07:44 - Minnesota majorly underachieved this season
1:11:52 - Interview: Cole Bassett talks playing on Thanksgiving
1:31:37 - Colorado - Portland Preview
1:35:08 - Montreal beats Toronto in the Canadian Championship
1:36:44 - Can Bob Bradley fix Toronto FC?
Direct download: 211122_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_90_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:28pm EDT
Thu, 18 November 2021
MLS Cup favorites! Darkhorses from each conference! All the biggest storylines, plus nitty-gritty previews for this weekend's games featuring Zarek Valentin's insights on the Western Conference!
1:29 - Playoff HYPE
9:38 - Who is the favorite to win MLS Cup?
14:21 - Does the first round bye help or hurt the No. 1 seeds?
18:12 - What does a “successful” playoffs mean for the non-favorites
21:31 - Who is the MLS Cup dark horse?
26:09 - Philadelphia - RBNY Preview
39:27 - Zarek Valentin joins the show to preview the West Playoffs
40:29 - Vancouver - SKC Preview
56:05 - Portland - Minnesota Preview
1:12:25 - Celebrating the job Robin Fraser has done with the Rapids this season
1:15:23 - NYCFC - Atlanta Preview
1:27:43 - Is Ezra Hendrickson set to be the new coach of the Chicago Fire?
Direct download: 211118_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_89_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:39pm EDT
Wed, 17 November 2021
Cyle Larin and Canada steal the show (and the top spot) in Concacaf! Tata under pressure as El Tri stumble again! USMNT come down from Dos a Cero in Kingston! The guys gather to break it all down.
Direct download: 211117_Extratime_Club_and_Country_CAN_v_MEX_JAM_v_USA.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 1:40am EDT
Mon, 15 November 2021
All the awards MLS doesn't give out but should! Andrew, Doyle, Gass and Calen gather to pass out extra hardware for 2021 (plus name five Best XIs)!
4:42 - Extratime First Best XI
12:44 - Extratime Second Best XI
18:16 - Extratime Third Best XI
20:32 - Extratime Fourth Best XI
25:08 - American of the Year
29:31 - Canadian of the Year
34:11 - Concacaf Player of the Year
38:16 - Left Back or Right Back of the Year
42:28 - Chris Armas D-Mid of the Year
46:00 - First-Year Pro/College Player of the Year
49:12 - Teenager of the Year
53:27 - Super Sub of the Year
56:58 - Level-Up Player of the Year
1:01:33 - Executive of the Year
1:05:56 - Transaction of the Year
1:10:03 - Personality of the Year
1:17:11 - Entertainer of the Year
1:20:29 - Mailbag
Direct download: 211115_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_89_Continental_Tire_Awards_Show_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT
Sat, 13 November 2021
The title says it all! The guys celebrate (while Cesar Hernandez laments) the USMNT's big win against Mexico, plus all the results from the rest of the region...
2:30 - First reactions to USMNT knocking off Mexico
7:27 - What was behind Mexico's struggles?
12:15 - Who was Man of the Match for the USMNT?
18:21 - Where does Mexico go from here?
20:01 - Is the Canada game a must win for both sides?
26:27 - What we learned about the USMNT
30:23 - The importance of the U.S. - Mexico rivalry
32:12 - Weston McKennie is a difference-maker
39:33 - Brenden Aaronson’s performance
41:10 - Yunus Musah looks like a locked-in starter
45:19 - Zack Steffen gets the start over Matt Turner
49:40 - Canada gets the job done against Costa Rica
53:38 - Canada - Mexico preview
1:05:48 - USA - Jamaica preview
Direct download: 211112_Extratime_Club_and_Country_USAvMEX_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 10:01pm EDT
Wed, 10 November 2021
Does Concacaf have a big three or does Mexico still reign supreme? Andrew, Doyle, Charlie and David preview the Octagon, featuring USA-Mexico and Canada-Mexico clashes that could decide who goes to the World Cup. Cesar Hernandez of the Mexican Soccer Show also joins to give the El Tri perspective.
3:32 - The mood ahead of US - Mexico
10:18 - What are the stakes for the US?
15:32 - Thoughts on the USMNT roster
20:36 - Interview: Cesar Hernandez previews Mexico
45:17 - How many minutes can Chrisitan Pulisic give the USMNT?
58:27 - What should the midfield trio be for the US?
1:05:08 - Who starts at goalkeeper for the US?
1:08:36 - Ricardo Pepi looks like a locked in starter
1:10:00 - Predictions for US - Mexico
1:12:39 - Why Canada’s game against Costa Rica is huge
Direct download: 211110_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_88_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 8:31pm EDT
Mon, 8 November 2021
We made it! The regular season is over and the playoffs are almost here! But before we move into full postseason mode, Andrew Wiebe, David Gass, and Calen Carr pay respect to the undisputed MLS Goal King, Chris Wondolowski. Wondo retires as an all-time legend of the league and we'll never forget his goals or his celebrations.
The guys also hit the big stories from a drama-filled Decision Day. RSL in on the last kick, Colorado snags the top spot in the West, and both LA clubs miss the playoffs. It's a jam-packed show to finish off the 2021 regular season!
1:30 - What we loved about Decision Day
7:37 - Celebrating the MLS Goal King Chris Wondolowski
18:49 - RSL saves their season on the final kick of the game
28:23 - Should SKC have had a PK?
34:56 - Colorado Rapids seal the 1 seed in the West
45:25 - LAFC, Galaxy fall short on Decision Day
50:59 - Vancouver, Vanni Sartini are on cloud 9
54:39 - Who will benefit most from the international break?
58:39 - Montreal miss the playoffs, optimism for 2022?
1:02:50 - How dangerous can Orlando be in the playoffs?
1:06:32 - D.C. comes up just short of the playoffs
1:08:38 - RBNY caps off a great run by making the playoffs
1:12:10 - Does Nashville have a shot at MLS Cup?
1:17:11 - Taty Castellanos wins the Golden Boot on the final day
1:21:14 - Is Atlanta destined to flop in the playoffs?
1:26:05 - Mailbag
Direct download: 211108_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_87_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:45pm EDT
Thu, 4 November 2021
It all comes down to this! Andrew and David preview Decision Day game by game with special guests...
2:29 - Decision Day overview
6:25 - Setting the stage for Decision Day in the East
8:12 - Nashville v RBNY preview
13:33 - Interview: Patrice Bernier
21:41 - Montreal v Orlando preview
27:02 - Cincinnati v Atlanta preview
31:33 - DC’s playoff hopes look grim
32:44 - Will Jozy be back with TFC?
35:07 - PHI v NYC Preview
40:38 - East final standings predictions
43:51 - Revs rebrand thoughts
46:25 - Interview: Matt Turner
1:04:37 - Setting the stage for Decision Day in the West
1:06:09 - LA v Minnesota preview
1:08:06 - Sporting KC - RSL preview
1:11:54 - Does Vancouver make the playoffs?
1:15:30 - Celebrating Kyle Beckerman’s career
1:22:34 - West final standings predictions
1:24:36 - USMNT roster reaction
Direct download: 211104_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_86_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:41pm EDT
Mon, 1 November 2021
One more week! The regular season is coming down to the wire. There are 12 teams fighting for seven more playoff spots and a CCL spot at stake. So who handled business in Week 34 and who needs more to have a shot at MLS Cup? Doyle, Gass, Carr and Wiebe dig in!
8:20 - Jordan Morris is back, how does he change the Sounders?
15:51 - LAFC facing a season-defining game
18:48 - Emanuel Reynoso saves Minnesota’s season against SKC
27:26 - Is SKC’s defense an Achilles heel?
30:40 - RBNY deals Montreal a crushing loss
34:44 - Which team would be the biggest disappointment if they miss the playoffs?
39:03 - Orlando loses out on a key win
47:43 - What’s behind D.C.’s crazy number of injuries?
52:23 - San Jose puts a dent in RSL’s playoff hopes
58:23 - NYCFC, Taty Castellanos are on fire
1:02:01 - Philly’s kids roll Cincinnati
1:05:16 - Atlanta is having issues closing out games
1:12:43 - Mailbag
Direct download: 211101_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_85_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:11pm EDT
Thu, 28 October 2021
Andrew and Charlie are joined by two special guests (Whitecaps' interim manager Vanni Sartini + The Athletic's Sam Stejskal) to break down a playoffs shoots-and-ladders Week 33.
4:42 - Revs set the points record - are they the best MLS team of all time?
17:41 - Quick updates on open coaching and GM positions around MLS
23:06 - Interview: Vanni Sartini on the Vancouver Whitecaps’ resurgence
45:36 - Will Seattle or SKC take the No. 1 seed in the West?
57:01 - It’s time to be concerned about Minnesota United
1:01:17 - D.C. United scraps to a win, Losada says reinforcements needed
1:04:35 - Atlanta’s stars lead them to a comeback win
1:06:43 - Nashville finally gets a win in a wild game
1:10:30 - Mailbag
Direct download: 211028_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_84_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:15pm EDT
Mon, 25 October 2021
New England won the Shield without playing a game! Now, will they make history and can Adam Buksa win the Golden Boot? Plus, short-handed Sporting KC takes down the short-handed Sounders (and the suplex that had MLS talking), the Red Bulls' magical run, NYCFC's beat down of D.C. United and Jozy's heel turn against Montreal.
5:02 - Celebrating the Revs’ dominating Supporters’ Shield season
18:28 - The connection the Revs DPs have is special
28:01 - Is Philly or Nashville a bigger threat to the Revs in the East?
33:07 - Sporting KC gets a big win in Seattle
44:47 - Both SKC and the Sounders are missing star players heading into the playoffs
47:23 - Colorado Rapids clinch a playoff spot, look like legit contenders
50:17 - The Red Bulls are the hottest team in the league
54:19 - NYCFC has a huge get-right game, D.C. looks exhausted
59:06 - Jozy plays spoiler to Montreal’s playoff hopes
1:04:10 - How will the bottom half of the West playoff race shake out?
1:08:18 - Mailbag
Direct download: 211025_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_83_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:28pm EDT
Thu, 21 October 2021
Andrew, Charlie and David gather to dig through the wreckage of a crazy night of comebacks in MLS and look ahead to the weekend!
4:41 - Brian White, ‘Caps pull off amazing comeback win
16:49 - Should Vanni Sartini get the Vancouer job full time?
24:56 - Minnesota’s DPs show up, can they carry them to the playoffs?
31:15 - Cristian Arango is making a case for Newcomer of the Year
37:22 - Will Carlos Vela be with LAFC long-term?
43:26 - Atlanta’s inability to see out games is a concern
51:16 - What would a Supporters’ Shield mean to the Revs?
1:02:43 - Dropped points for both Seattle and Colorado at the top of the West
1:07:17 - Wooden Spoon shenanigans
1:10:09 - Mailbag
Direct download: 211021_Extratime_Season_11_Episode_82_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 7:30pm EDT