Tag Archives: MLS

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 93 (03/20/17)

Eric Krakauer and Paul Farrell discuss Liverpool’s visit to the Etihad, which left Pep Guardiola strangely proud of his City team, and transformed Referee, Michael Oliver, into everyone’s weekend villain. Eric and Paul also analyze the Champions League quarterfinal matchups, and speak to Franco Panizo (MLSsoccer.com & FourFourTwo) about the first three weeks of the… Read More »

Bigsoccerhead Podcast: Episode 92 (03/13/17)

Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell welcome Jonathan Johnson (ESPNFC/BeinSports France) to discuss the fallout of Paris Saint Germain’s disastrous loss to Barcelona, as well as the upcoming Champions League clash between Monaco and Manchester City. Eric, Jason and Paul also review the FA Cup quarterfinals and matchday two in MLS, analyze a… Read More »

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 90 (02/26/17)

MLS expert and Armchair Analyst, Matt Doyle, joins Bigsoccerhead to preview a new MLS season. From the perennial favorites, to the surprise packages, and impact signings, Matt and Eric Krakauer cover everything you need to know about ahead of the league’s first kick. Eric and Jason Le Miere also discuss the EFL Cup Final, Claudio… 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 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 »

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 »