Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 87 (01/23/17)

Former MLS and US men’s national team player, and current NBC Sports soccer analyst, Kyle Martino, joins Eric Krakauer and Jason Le Miere to discuss the Premier League title race, as Chelsea’s lead begins to appear insurmountable. The boys also talk about Bruce Arena’s US national team January camp, and FIFA Technical Director, Marco van… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 86 (01/16/17)

Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere and Paul Farrell discuss Liverpool’s Old Trafford visit, which put an end to Manchester United’s winning streak, as well Everton’s big home win against a struggling Manchester City. The boys also talk about the clash between Diego Costa and Antonio Conte, the end of Real Madrid’s unbeaten streak in Sevilla,… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 85 (01/09/17)

In the first show of 2017, Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere and Paul Farrell discuss Cristiano Ronaldo’s most recent award (FIFA Best Player), reminisce about Michael Owen’s Ballon d’Or win in 2001, and explore what it means to be an aging player in the modern game. The boys also talk about the futures of Mesut Ozil… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 84 (12/19/16)

On the final podcast of 2016 Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and guest host, Sean Sedacca discuss the biggest soccer events of the year. From Leicester City’s unlikely Premier League title to the growing influence of the Chinese Super League, Bigsoccerhead explores the stories that mattered the most.   Follow Eric Krakauer on Twitter @bigsoccerheadny… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 83 (12/12/16)

Eric Krakauer and Paul Farrell welcome Paris based Jonathan Johnson (ESPN FC / BeinSports) to the show to discuss France’s Ligue 1, where surprise package, Nice, currently tops the table ahead of Monaco and PSG. The boys also review a humdrum MLS Cup, which crowned the league’s newest champions, the Seattle Sounders, and analyze the… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 82 (12/05/16)

With the Seattle Sounders and Toronto FC set to clash in less than a week, Graham Parker (ESPN FC/FourFourTwo/The Guardian) joins Bigsoccerhead to discuss the MLS Cup Final. Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell also discuss El Clasico, Guardiola’s tactics in the loss to Chelsea, Leicester City’s disastrous Premier League campaign, and CONMEBOL’s… Read More »

6 Next Generation Lazio Players to Watch

By Sean Sedacca As the Rome derby draws near, the big picture in Serie A looks more or less the way we expected it to look. Juventus are a few points clear at the top, with the expected names scrapping for the second and third champions league spots. The only exception is the inversion of… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 81 (11/28/16)

Ian Joy (Fox Sports/Yes Network) joins Eric Krakauer and Jason Le Miere to discuss this season’s topsy turvy Bundesliga, including misfiring heavyweights, Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund, as well as surprise package, RB Leipzig. The boys also discuss Patrick Vieira’s first season in New York City, look ahead to El Clasico, as Real Sociedad put… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 80 (11/21/16)

Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere and Paul Farrell discuss Jurgen Klinsmann’s dismissal from the US national team, assess his five year tenure, and speculate on the team’s future. The boys also talk about the big weekend derbies in Europe’s major leagues, delve into the controversy surrounding the Bundesliga’s unlikely leaders, RB Leipzig, and look ahead to… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 79 (11/07/16)

Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere and Paul Farrell discuss the MLS Playoff conference semifinals, including the contrasting fortunes of the teams’ designated players, and the relative insignificance of the regular season. The boys also analyze Antonio Conte’s rejuvenated Chelsea, the North London Derby, Barcelona’s win against high-flying Sevilla, as well as the award for manager… Read More »