Tag Archives: Arsenal

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 91 (03/06/17)

Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell discuss the rift between Arsene Wenger and wantaway Alexis Sanchez, after the Chilean was limited to a substitute appearance in Arsenal’s loss at Anfield. Additionally, the boys assess Major League Soccer’s opening weekend, and debate US Soccer’s new bylaw, which requires national players to stand during the playing… Read More »

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 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 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 »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 77 (10/20/16)

Eric Krakauer and Paul Farrell discuss the possibility of UEFA hosting the Champions League final outside Europe, dissect Pep Guardiola‘s disastrous return to Barcelona with Manchester City, and debate whether Arsenal’s seven game winning stretch foreshadows silverware. With the Supporter’s Shield up for grabs, the boys also look forward to Decision Day in MLS, and… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 76 (10/03/16)

In a show about milestones, Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell discuss whether Bob Bradley’s appointment at Swansea will mark a watershed moment for American managers in Europe, and evaluate Arsene Wenger’s twenty year career at Arsenal. The boys also talk about the tight La Liga race, and Gianni Infantino’s call for a… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 74 – Season 3 Kick-Off (08/29/16)

Eric Krakauer and Jason Le Miere kick-off Bigsoccerhead’s 3rd season by discussing what they learned during the opening weeks of Europe’s top leagues. From the Premier League to the Champions League, Eric and Jason analyze the biggest events in the early goings of Europe’s beautiful game. Follow Eric Krakauer on Twitter @bigsoccerheadny Have your say… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 59 (03/14/16)

Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere and Paul Farrell are back together, discussing the improbability of Leicester City’s Premier League title challenge, and Rafa Benitez’ return to the league at the helm of directionless Newcastle United. The boys also discuss the FA Cup quarterfinals and the BPL’s player of the year hopefuls, as well as Zlatan… Read More »