Category Archives: MLS

Eric Krakauer joins ESPN’s Over the Ball to talk Portugal v Wales and NYCFC v RBNY

Bigsoccerhead Podcast host, Eric Krakauer, joined ESPN’s Over the Ball to discuss Portugal’s Euro 2016 campaign and the forthcoming semifinal clash with Wales, as well as New York City FC’s first Hudson River Derby win against the New York Red Bulls. Interview starts at 28:00 Click:  ESPN’s Over the Ball    Follow Eric Krakauer on… Read More »

Red Bulls start regular season title defense with home loss to disciplined Toronto FC

Halfway through last season, and after one of the many impressive New York Red Bulls home wins, Sacha Kljestan stated that the team had gotten very little respect from the media. His sentiments were reinforced by his coach, Jesse Marsch, albeit less combatively. The media received the message loudly and clearly, but perhaps more importantly,… Read More »

The Grayson: New York City’s newest soccer-viewing destination

The Grayson will introduce itself as New York City’s newest soccer-watching haven this weekend when New York City FC hosts the Red Bulls in the second installment of the Hudson River Derby. Launched by Keith McKeown and Kenny Caulfield (both proprietors of Murray Hill’s Mercury Bar), The Grayson blends the sophistication of a gastropub with… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Season Finale / Episode 34 (06/08/15)

Eric Krakauer and Jason Le Miere welcome Andrew Jarell Jones (The Intercept/The Guardian/World Soccer Talk/MSNBC) to the podcast to analyze the Champions League final. Andrew and the boys also discuss the soccer week that was, predict next season’s biggest stories, and divulge their best elevens of the season.