Mon, 19 December 2022
Transfer rumor szn is in full swing and we've got just the man to help sort through them all! Tom Bogert joins David Gass and Calen Carr to talk WORLD CUP Winner Lionel Messi potentially to MLS, Matt Hedges' big free agent deal, and more! Later in the show, Top Drawer Soccer's Travis Clark joins to get you primed and ready for Wednesday's MLS SuperDraft.
3:03 - World Cup celebration + time for Messi to Miami?
13:26 - Club World Cup will happen! Sounders will be there!
22:33 - Transfer rumor talk starts, Charlotte up first
34:14 - Benji Kikanovic headed overseas?
42:06 - What’s the plan in Orlando?
46:54 - Matt Hedges to Toronto
53:01 - Maxi Moralez could leave NYCFC?
1:00:04 - SuperDraft Preview
Thu, 15 December 2022
The guys are on the clock! We've got three good minutes focused on the offseason needs/questions for all 29 teams. Get ready for silly season with us, and remember the time codes are below if you want to skip around!
2:40 - STL
5:49 - D.C.
9:13 - TOR
12:19 - CHI
15:28 - ATL
18:51 - NE
22:08 - CLT
25:16 - CLB
28:41 - ORL
31:55 - MIA
35:09 - CIN
38:29 - NSH
42:01 - RBNY
45:29 - NYCFC
48:47 - MTL
52:34 - PHI
55:57 - SJ
59:29 - HOU
1:02:46 - SKC
1:06:15 - SEA
1:09:44 - COL
1:13:09 - VAN
1:16:38 - POR
1:19:57 - RSL
1:23:04 - MIN
1:26:50 - DAL
1:30:14 - LA
1:34:00 - ATX
1:37:14 - LAFC
Direct download: 221215_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_93-FULL-SHOW-AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:29pm EST
Mon, 12 December 2022
We return to the pod with heavy hearts and start the show by remembering and honoring Grant Wahl, may his legacy live on in all of us who love the beautiful game.
Gio Reyna and Gregg Berhalter certainly gave our little soccer world plenty to talk about and there's a couple weeks of MLS news to get through. We hope you enjoy!
0:52 - Remembering Grant Wahl
20:37 - Gio Reyna/USMNT situation
35:09 - What now for Gregg Berhalter?
42:13 - Wilfried Nancy takes over in Columbus
53:35 - Portland swings big on Evander
56:08 - LA Galaxy sanctioned, Wiebe’s shrine flickers
59:29 - Kevin Cabral traded to Colorado
1:09:42 - Where should Matt Hedges sign?
1:10:46 - Where should Aaron Long sign?
1:12:33 - Enzo Copetti set to sign for Charlotte
1:15:28 - Why Andres Perea is a great fit for Philly
1:17:27 - D.C. United offseason evaluation
1:19:24 - Rapid fire transfer news
Direct download: 221212_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_92_FULL-SHOW-AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:29pm EST
Sun, 4 December 2022
Despite a vailent effort, the USMNT is out of the World Cup after a 3-1 loss to the Netherlands. David Gass & Bobby Warshaw, along with Matt Doyle and Andrew Wiebe break down the game, the tournament and the future for the USMNT.
Thu, 1 December 2022
It's a special edition of Extratime as Andrew Wiebe sits down with new Atlanta United President & CEO Garth Lagerwey for a wide-ranging conversation. We talk to Garth about why now was the right time to take on a new challenge, his relationships with Carlos Bocanegra and Gonzalo Pineda, the situation with Josef Martinez, and the long-term future of MLS. We always love talking to Garth so we hope you'll enjoy!
Direct download: 221130_Extratime_Garth-Lagerwey-Interview_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 2:20pm EST
Tue, 29 November 2022
In a must win game, Christian Pulisic's goal against Iran sent the USMNT into the Round of 16. David Gass, Bobby Warshaw, Matt Doyle, and Andrew Wiebe break down how the U.S. got the result and go through all the emotions of the day.
Mon, 28 November 2022
The guys take a quick breather from World Cup action to talk all things MLS! Rapid fire free agency, Messi to Miami, and why Garth Lagerwey to Atlanta will be the biggest signing of the offseason.
3:10 - Quick thoughts ahead of USMNT v Iran
10:01 - Garth Lagerwey joins Atlanta United
21:07 - What now for Seattle?
25:29 - Messi to Miami… didn’t we already know?
32:16 - Cincinnati keep making smart signings
33:07 - The best way for teams to use all 3 DP spots
36:49 - How Montreal can rebuild on the fly
40:42 - Free agency rapid fire
Direct download: 221128_Extratime_Season-12_Episode-91_FULL-SHOW-AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 1:10pm EST
Sun, 27 November 2022
Canada bows out of the World Cup, but as David Gass, Bobby Warshaw, and Matt Doyle explain, the Canadians have nothing to be ashamed of. Listen in as the guys break down Croatia's 4-1 win, recap the rest of Sunday's action, and preview Monday's games.
Sat, 26 November 2022
The Club & Country Today crew gathers to break down a historic draw against England in the World Cup. Who were the players of the match? Did Berhalter get it right again? What's next against Iran?
Mon, 21 November 2022
It's an Extratime x MLS Today crossover! Throughout the World Cup we'll keep you covered with an episode after every U.S. and Canada game. Join David Gass, Bobby Warshaw, Andrew Wiebe, and Matt Doyle as they break down the USMNT's draw against Wales. Are we right to be disappointed with a draw? Was the U.S. performance actually encouraging in a lot of ways? And how does the USMNT approach Friday's game with England?
Thu, 17 November 2022
Winter World Cup here we come! What do you want to see from the USMNT and Canada? Vibes! Attacking mentality! Aggression! Personality! Results!?! The guys take a close look at the USMNT's opening game against Wales and try to predict what John Herdman will do against Canada. Plus, NYCFC get a stadium, St. Louis CITY SC get a jersey, we play free-agent matchmaker and rate the biggest MLS offseason stories.
7:55 - Breaking down Canada’s friendly win over Japan
14:38 - Why the Stephen Eustáquio injury could be devastating for Canada
16:49 - Fun with World Cup odds by BetMGM
21:40 - What we want to see from the USMNT
31:13 - Tyler Adams should be the USMNT captain for the World Cup
38:49 - Our USMNT starting XI against Wales
50:49 - Who is the most important player for the USMNT?
56:12 - Predictions for USMNT and Canada at the World Cup
1:02:17 - NYCFC FINALLY HAS A STADIUM
1:07:13 - STL’s new jersey, MTL’s new crest
1:11:41 - Dream destinations for MLS free agents
Direct download: 221117_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_90_FULL-SHOW-AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:01pm EST
Mon, 14 November 2022
The World Cup is here, but we're not trying to do what every other podcast under the sun is up to right now. Yeah, we're previewing the tournament, but strictly from the perspective of the 36 MLS players and four coaches who will be involved! The guys tell you who to root for, whose star could shine the brightest and which MLSer will go the farthest...
3:09 - The best things about watching a World Cup
10:39 - Previewing our WC coverage
16:40 - MLS’ World Cup connections
26:50 - Which MLS players we’re rooting for the most
33:07 - MLS players most likely to become stars on the world stage
40:22 - Ricardo Pepi’s response to missing the World Cup has been impressive
56:47 - MLS-heavy group stage games to watch
57:23 - Which MLS player will make it furthest in the World Cup
59:17 - Canada roster breakdown
1:06:19 - St. Louis Expansion Draft recap
Direct download: 221114_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_89_FULL-SHOW-AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:23pm EST
Thu, 10 November 2022
MLS Cup is over, but MLS never sleeps! Tom Bogert joins the show to help the guys run through the flurry of transfer moves happening around the league, including potential deals for Aaron Long and Eryk Williamson. Then, the guys chat with St. Louis CITY SC Sporting Director Lutz Pfannenstiel ahead of the club's expansion draft. We also break down how STL should approach its five picks.
2:20 - David Gass goes to DisneyWorld
5:57 - LA gearing up to sign Aaron Long?
11:14 - Fafa Picault traded to Nashville
13:45 - Sebastian Driussi headed to the Premier League?
20:02 - Why the Bundesliga is a great fit for Paxten Aaronson
25:57 - Eryk Williamson on the move?
31:51 - Portland set for club-record signing
33:32 - Messi to Miami is very real
39:51 - Lutz Pfannenstiel interview
1:02:50 - St. Louis expansion draft preview
1:16:38 - CCL Draw thoughts
Direct download: 221110_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_88_FULL-SHOW-AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:13pm EST
Wed, 9 November 2022
The names are set. Gregg Berhalter named his roster for Qatar, and Doyle, Charlie and Andrew jumped in the studio for an emergency podcast! Reactions to Steffen and Pepi missing out, plus first look at Wales!
Wed, 9 November 2022
Extratime: 1v1 is back! Andrew Wiebe sits down with Leeds United manager Jesse Marsch for a conversation on everything from sandwiches to coaching in the pressure cooker of the Premier League.
0:17 - Jesse Marsch sandwich takes
1:57 - What’s behind the goal celebrations
4:34 - Was the Liverpool win the biggest of his career?
6:44 - Dealing with the emotions and intensity of the Premier League
14:09 - Coaching philosophy and leadership style
18:24 - What to expect from Leeds the rest of the season
20:50 - What is Brenden Aaronson’s ceiling?
25:03 - Why Tyler Adams is having the best season of his career
30:38 - World Cup 2010 USMNT memories
35:23 - How to get a team to play without fear
39:20 - Facing off against England, then and now
43:08 - Why the USMNT should be optimistic about this World Cup
46:52 - Comparing the past USMNT generations to this one
Sun, 6 November 2022
Best MLS Cup ever???? Andrew Wiebe sits down with David Gass, Matt Doyle, and Charlie Davies just hours after the final whistle of LAFC's WILD win over Philly. We try to make sense of the maddness; Big-game Gareth delivering again, John McCarthy's PK heroics, and why we think Philly will be back sooner rather than later.
0:54 - What. Just. Happened. We try to to make sense of a WILD MLS Cup
9:28 - Best moments of MLS Cup
19:32 - Breaking down that insane Gareth Bale goal
21:08 - How the game played out
25:27 - This game was filled with standout performances
30:38 - Carlos Vela’s journey with LAFC
34:24 - Heartbreak for the Union, but we think they’ll be back
Direct download: 221106_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_87_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 11:37am EST
Thu, 3 November 2022
One. More. Game. Andrew and David are LIVE from Los Angeles and Charlie and Doyle call in to preview MLS Cup from every angle. Stick around for interviews with both head coaches and players from LAFC and the Union!
Jim Curtin - 34:34
Daniel Gazdag - 52:35
Alejando Bedoya - 58:40
Steve Cherundolo - 1:06:30
Ryan Hollingshead - 1:16:30
Direct download: 221102_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_86_MLS_Cup_Media_Day_v2.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 7:29pm EST
Mon, 31 October 2022
The top seeds held court. Chalk all the way to MLS Cup. The guys gather to break down the Conference Finals, look ahead to Saturday's big game in Los Angeles and kick the tires on those Messi-to-Miami reports!
3:50 - First impressions of MLS Cup
8:17 - Best things we saw from the Conference Finals
24:04 - How Philly knocked off NYCFC
44:03 - How different will NYCFC look next year?
48:26 - Breaking down LAFC’s dominant win
55:44 - What went wrong for Austin, and how they can build on this season
1:06:53 - Should Austin have had a PK?
1:10:39 - MLS Cup Preview - biggest questions for each team
1:20:59 - Messi to MLS - is it finally time?!?!
Direct download: 221031_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_85_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 6:01pm EST
Thu, 27 October 2022
Three games until MLS crowns a champion! Andrew, Charlie and David dig into LAFC vs. Austin FC and Union vs. NYCFC, plus all the latest news around the league (coaching hires and rumors, Josef Martinez's future and more!).
4:12 - Where are we heading for MLS Cup?
8:45 - LAFC v Austin Preview
23:03 - Is Carlos Vela healthy?
24:43 - LAFC v Austin tactical breakdown
37:53 - Philadelphia Union v NYCFC Preview
46:25 - Philly v NYCFC tactical breakdown
1:04:02 - Potential Playoff style changes?
1:11:48 - Josef Martinez reportedly done in Atlanta
1:16:43 - Wilfried Nancy to Columbus?
1:20:46 - Is Ben Olsen the right fit for Houston?
Direct download: 221027_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_84_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 3:47pm EST
Mon, 24 October 2022
The Conference Finals are set! David Gass takes over hosting duties after Andrew Wiebe is ruled out for today's show (car trouble). Along with Calen Carr and Matt Doyle, we dive in and break down Austin's win over rival Dallas, and NYCFC's impressive victory over Montreal. The guys then turn their attention to the Conference Finals: can Austin knock off LAFC at the Banc again? Will Philly get revenge for last year's Eastern Conference Final? We discuss!
5:35 - We address #BracketGate
8:40 - How Austin got it done against Dallas
13:39 - Sebastian Driussi delivers again
18:18 - Velasco, Ferreira, Dallas all disappoint
26:09 - How Dallas can take the next step in 2023
30:34 - Can Austin take out LAFC in the Conference Final?
40:13 - Breaking down NYCFC’s impressive win
50:27 - Don’t take anything away from Montreal’s incredible season
57:23 - Philly get their shot at revenge on NYCFC
1:01:57 - NYCFC’s injury concerns
Direct download: 221024_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_83_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 7:00pm EST
Fri, 21 October 2022
The favorites are still the favorites in the MLS Cup Playoffs. LAFC nipped the Galaxy at the death in a classic El Trafico match, and Philly kept their little bros in Cincinnati from pulling the upset. Andrew, Charlie and David talk through it all, then rank the top hot sandwiches in the game.
4:15 - There are still perfect brackets left! (Just not Wiebe's)
6:06 - Most absurd moments of El Trafico
9:27 - Favorite moments of Conf. Semis night 1
23:18 - El Trafico delivers AGAIN
37:58 - Signs of progress for the Galaxy
43:31 - Austin vs Dallas preview
51:07 - Philly grinds out playoff win over Cincy
59:52 - Is Andre Blake the best goalkeeper in MLS History?
1:02:10 - CF Montreal vs NYCFC preview
1:06:06 - Mailbag
Direct download: 221021_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_82_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:27pm EST
Tue, 18 October 2022
There's nothing like the Audi MLS Cup Playoffs. The guys gather on a Tuesday to dig into every game so far and look ahead to Thursday's Conference Semis (El Trafico!).
2:00 - Favorite moments of Playoffs Round One
15:00 - Breaking down the Giant Taco(™) in Dallas
19:53 - Cincy upsets the Red Bulls
26:43 - Have the Red Bulls hit a ceiling?
33:51 - Will Philadelphia continue to struggle against Cincinnati?
44:58 - Galaxy take out Hany, Nashville
48:12 - Do questions need to be asked of Nashville’s style?
51:00 - We shouldn’t forget Hany Mukhtar’s incredible season
53:20 - EL TRAFICO PLAYOFF GAME
59:14 - What is LAFC’s legacy if they lose?
1:08:45 - NYCFC dominates Miami
1:13:40 - Gonzalo Higuain ends a sparkling career
1:16:28 - Red flags for Montreal in win?
1:19:55 - Austin doesn’t make it easy against RSL
1:28:35 - How Dallas must improve going forward
Direct download: 221018_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_81_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:54pm EST
Thu, 13 October 2022
It's MLS Cup Playoffs time! Full First Round preview, including chats with Stu Holden and Diego Fagundez (Austin FC). The guys give their predictions, talk schedule/format and its effect on top seeds, make rooting recommendations for neutrals, anoint stars and dig into every single match.
4:00 - Shoutout to our guy Charlie Davies
6:50 - We finally address: Does David hate Andrew???
12:45 - Which side of the bracket is better?
18:25 - Trophy Draft Recap
23:12 - Our bracket predictions
30:13 - Is the layoff an advantage or disadvantage for the No. 1 seeds?
33:39 - Who to root for as a neutral
41:29 - Which player will see their stock rise the most in the playoffs?
47:53 - RBNY v Cincinnati Preview
55:40 - LA Galaxy v Nashville SC Preview
1:03:46 - Austin FC vs RSL Preview
1:06:49 - Interview: Diego Fagundez
1:18:38 - Montreal v Orlando Preview
1:25:13 - Previewing NYC v MIA & MIN v DAL with FOX’s Stu Holden
1:43:35 - Charlie on the Columbus Crew
Direct download: 221013_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_80_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:44pm EST
Mon, 10 October 2022
Goodbye 2022 regular season! Hello 2022 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs. The guys dig through Decision Day and look ahead to the First Round. Plus, Caleb Porter's future is decided after the Crew bow out...
3:06 - The playoff bracket is set!
4:36 - Best things we saw on Decision Day
12:45 - Final Golden Boot Draft Standings
16:55 - 1st round playoff matchups we’re most excited for
28:59 - Crew lose on Decision Day, Caleb Porter gone
42:10 - Orlando gets in! Can they make a playoff run?
49:37 - Cincy makes playoffs, completes turnaround
57:37 - Quick recap on the rest of the East
1:03:26 - Was that Josef Martinez’s last game in Atlanta?
1:07:48 - Don’t count RSL out
1:15:18 - Timbers out, what changes are needed?
1:23:20 - Should Vancouver have had a PK?
1:24:48 - 2022 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs First Look
Direct download: 221010_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_79_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 4:23pm EST
Thu, 6 October 2022
One more day. The 2022 regular season comes down to this, and the guys have all the scenarios, storylines and predictions (right or wrong, who's to say?!?) ahead of Decision Day. Plus, a chat with Vanni Sartini and a first look at the new Leagues Cup format.
5:35 - Decision Day HYPE
13:55 - Why wins are the first tiebreaker
16:40 - Wednesday night recap
30:20 - EAST battle for the final playoff spots
35:45 - EAST battle for the top spot
38:45 - EAST battle for home games
43:10 - WEST battle for the final playoff spots
52:08 - WEST battle for home games
57:40 - Interview: Vanni Sartini
1:17:40 - Leagues Cup is back! Details for the new version
Direct download: 221006_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_78_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:24pm EST
Mon, 3 October 2022
It's arguably our favorite show of the year! Five Best XIs. MVP. Coach of the Year. Gass Theorem Award. The best d-mid and fullback. Executive of the Year. Personality of the Year.
The guys go DEEP on the 2022 MLS season, in addition to diving into Week 33. Set aside a commute (or two) for this one!
2:16 - Quick weekend recap
4:40 - Best things we saw in Week 33
20:40 - Not 1, not 2, not 3, not 4, but 5 Best XIs
43:00 - MVP
48:20 - Allstate GK of the Year
51:42 - Defender of the Year
55:40 - Sigi Schmid Coach of the Year
1:01:45 - Newcomer of the year
1:03:25 - Young Player of the Year
1:04:00 - Comeback Player of the Year
1:07:00 - Gass Theorem Award
1:08:17 - American of the Year
1:11:57 - Canadian of the Year
1:13:27 - Concacaf Player of the Year
1:13:53 - Left Back or Right Back of the Year
1:15:42 - D-Mid of the Year
1:18:24 - First-Year Pro/College Player of the Year
1:21:53 - Teenager of the Year
1:26:04 - Golden Years Award
1:28:09 - Ilsinho Super Sub of the Year
1:28:30 - Level-Up Player of the Year
1:34:30 - Blockbuster MLS Transaction of the Year
1:36:30 - Bargain Bin MLS Transaction of the Year
1:38:53 - Personality of the Year
Direct download: 221002_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_77_Extratime_Awards_Show_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 5:34pm EST
Fri, 30 September 2022
All attention back to MLS! Decision Day is upon us, and Andrew, Charlie and David are here to run you through every single storyline, from Supporters' Shield to playoff races and the MVP.
2:00 - Best MLS Cult hero jersey you could possibly have
4:45 - Update on the playoff race as MLS resumes
7:55 - Who wins Supporters’ Shield?
8:55 - Who is more likely to make MLS Cup: Philly or LAFC?
25:05 - What are the expectations for the Timbers heading into the playoffs?
33:15 - Little bit of Wooden Spoon history
38:32 - East bubble teams breakdown
55:03 - Our candidates for Coach of the Year
59:02 - West bubble teams breakdown
1:09:49 - Hitch in the Houston rebuild
1:12:31 - Mailbag
Direct download: 220929_Extratime_Season_12_Episode_76_FULL_SHOW_AUDIO_v2.mp3
Category:Soccer -- posted at: 8:58am EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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!