Tag Archives: Jose Mourinho

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 78 (10/24/16)

Eric Krakauer, Paul Farrell and Jason Le Miere discuss Jose Mourinho‘s heaviest Premier League defeat, as Chelsea humiliated Manchester United at Stamford Bridge, and debate whether the Portuguese has lost his managerial mojo. The boys also analyze Liverpool’s title credentials, examine an unusually tight title race in La Liga, and talk notable absentees in France… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 75 (09/19/16)

Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell analyze Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola’s contrasting fortunes in Manchester, as the Portuguese appears to be repeating the same mistakes that saw him shown the door at Chelsea. The boys also discuss UEFA’s new president, Aleksander Ceferin, and his opposition to the new Champions League format, Zidane’s… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 50 (12/21/15)

Eric Krakauer and Jason Le Miere welcome Kevin Flynn of ESPN’s Over the Ball to discuss Europe’s managerial musical chairs game, as well as Abby Wambach’s controversial comments about Jurgen Klinsmann and the US national team. Eric, Jason and Kevin also count down the year’s biggest stories, and talk about Real Madrid’s demolition of Rayo… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 40 (10/05/15)

Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere and Paul Farrell discuss the firing of Brendan Rodgers, Jose Mourinho’s growing crisis at Chelsea, and Cristiano Ronaldo’s place among the world’s best after tying (or breaking) Raul’s all time scoring record at Real Madrid. The boys also look forward to the best games of the international break.  

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 29 (05/05/15)

Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell discuss Jose Mourinho’s comments about Premier League strength, as well as John Carver’s explosive comments after Newcastle’s eighth defeat in a row. Eric, Jason, and Paul also analyze Pep Guardiola’s return to Barcelona for the Champions League semifinals, and talk pichichi race between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel… Read More »

Assessing Champions League Contenders: Real Madrid and Chelsea

With the Champions League round of 16 kicking off on Tuesday, pundits around the globe have begun prognosticating how it will all unfold. Not one to miss out on premature selections, I’ve chosen my four contenders. Two of which are Real Madrid and Chelsea. Below are some reasons as to why one of those two… Read More »

Barcelona v Real Madrid: a classic encounter

While it’s never just another fixture on the calendar, a few weeks ago, this Saturday’s El Clasico seemed nothing more than another temperamental derby between two colossi, and a precursor to a potential encounter in the Champions League final. However, now that Real Madrid’s one-time ten-point league lead has shrunk to a measly four points,… Read More »