With the Premier League title race essentially done and dustet, Eric Krakauer welcomes Kristan Heneage of Yahoo Sports to discuss the relegation battle, which promisses to be one of the tightest in years. Having reached its conclusion, Eric also talks to ESPN columnist, Jeff Carlisle, about the US national team’s January camp, as Bruce Arena… Read More »
Eric Krakauer welcomes Gianfranco Panizo of SBIsoccer.com to discuss the MLS opening weekend, as the defending Supporters Shield champs, the New York Red Bulls, start their season with a defeat at the hands of Toronto FC, while New York City FC starts its season with a feast of goals. The podcast also welcomes Alfredo Fumaças… Read More »
Faro, Portugal – The unthinkable became a reality only two weeks after Benfica celebrated its second successive title in Lisbon’s Marques de Pombal Square. In an unprecedented move, Jorge Jesus, the man largely responsible for the club’s return to domestic glory, jumped ship for bitter rivals, Sporting Clube Portugal. Jesus’ potential departure from Benfica was… Read More »
In bigsoccerhead’s inaugural podcast… Eric Krakauer and Sirius XM’s Cristiano Oliveira discuss FIFA’s ban of third party ownership, the Sporting – FC Porto classic, Wayne Rooney’s turbulent captaincy, Liverpool’s slow start to the Premier League, as well as the Red Bulls’ heavy defeat at the hands of the LA Galaxy.
My guest appearance on Talking to the Doll, the premier Benfica podcast in the United States. Alfredo Fumacas and I discuss the Lisbon derby between Sporting Clube Portugal and Benfica. The Lisbon Lions are reeling from one of the worst starts in league history, and an administration that seems mired in controversy. The Eagles are… Read More »