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 »
By Eric Krakauer East Rutherford, N.J – Chile won their second consecutive Copa America (a Centenario, no less) but it was Lionel Messi who inevitably became the story. It was always going to be about Messi. Had Argentina won the Copa, Messi would have been celebrated for ending a trophy drought that has lasted for over… Read More »
Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere and Paul Farrell dissect El Clasico, after Real Madrid’s unlikely triumph in Barcelona. The boys also assess Antonio Conte’s confirmation as Chelsea manager, the Premier League title race, and discuss a very controversial weekend on the domestic front, with the US women’s national team filing a lawsuit against US Soccer,… Read More »
Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell preview El Clasico, as Barcelona entertain Real Madrid shortly after the death of one of its greatest Blaugranas, Johan Cruyff. In the Leftovers Segment, Eric, Jason and Paul also discuss the US men’s national team loss to Guatemala, Wayne Rooney’s place with England, and Periscoping during Euro… Read More »
Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell discuss Lionel Messi’s fifth Ballon d’Or, and why soccer fans are becoming ever more obsessed with the award. The boys also debate whether the FA Cup has lost most of its appeal in recent years, and analyze the first round of Serie A, as Napoli are crowned… Read More »
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.
We all know that Lionel Messi won’t let anything stand in the way of his goals; however, few of us realized that the Argentine’s determination extends beyond the field of play. Below, Messi shows everyone just how to get ‘around’ those pesky autograph seekers: ____ David Luiz has a way of working himself into the… Read More »