Total Soccer Show
Week 2 Predictions Review: The Last Crusade08/26/14
Daryl and Taylor discuss Jermaine Jones' move to MLS via a Blind Draw, and review their specific predictions for Seattle 4-Portland 2 and Manchester City 3-Liverpool 1. The guys also discuss their nominees for Goal of the Week, and touch briefly on...
Portland vs Seattle, Man City vs Liverpool, Tim Howard
Stats ahoy! Daryl and Taylor preview Portland vs Seattle, with a little help from Opta's Pete Brownell, and Man City vs Liverpool, with a little help from Opta'sAngus McNab. Also up for discussion: Tim Howard's planned USMNT hiatus.
On This Day: Jurgen Klinsmann Goes Diving
Daryl and Taylor revive the "On This Day" feature of the Total Soccer Show to discuss Jurgen Klinsmann's famous goal-scoring celebration. On August 20, 1994, the then-Tottenham Hotspur forward mocked his growing reputationfor diving by... well......
Premier League Week One: "You go, we go"
Daryl and Taylor go in-depth on Manchester United vs Swansea and Liverpool vs Southampton, then offer their takes on listener's specific predictions forthe Premier League season.
Manchester United vs Swansea, Liverpool vs Southampton Predictions
It's a shorty! The EPL is raringto go, so Daryl and Taylor make their Very Specific Predictions for Manchester United vs Swansea City and Liverpool vs Southampton.
Very Specific Premier League Predictions, Part One
Daryl and Taylor make some very specificpredictions about the upcoming EPL season.
Community Shield Review: Arsenal 3 - City 0
Daryl and Taylor review their (spoiler alert) unsuccessful predictions for Arsenal's 3-0 drubbing of Manchester City in the Community Shield, and discuss the what they learned from the final friendly of the preseason. The guys also touch upon Landon...
The Finger-Wag Heard 'Round the World
We review the MLS all-Star Game, with a special focus on Pep's manners, and Daryl and Taylor's specific predictions.
MLS All-Star Game Preview
On the newest episode, the guys review what they learned from the "Guinness International Champions Cup", in which Manchester United defeated Liverpool 3-1. Taylor does his best to discuss both sides evenly, while Daryl does his best to prod his...
Soccer Primer #4: Intro to Major League Soccer
What's a Homegrown player? What is Generations Adidas? How does the Allocation Order work? Daryl has all the answers (because he researched them beforehand) asAlbert and Taylor compete in the big TSS MLS quiz. We also answer all your MLS Primer...
Soccer Primer #3: Numbers, Scarves, Miscellany
In our penultimate soccer primer show, we answer more questions from listseners, including: what do the numbers mean, do coaches have to announce their formation before the gane, and what's the deal with scarves?
Soccer Primer #2 - What to Watch and How to Watch It
In the second of our new "Soccer Primer Series", we discuss the different ways to watch the top leagues around the world, as well as strategies for doing so. In addition, we take a look at some of our favorite soccer websites, writers, books, movies,...
Soccer Primer #1: International soccer vs. club soccer
In the first ofour new Soccer Primer series, we discuss the differences between club and international football, including a look at the various non-World Cup international tournaments and the player transfer system that exists between clubs. And much...
World Cup (Almost) Daily - World Cup Final Review
Daryl and Taylor re-convene for the final time in this World Cup cycle to break down almost every aspect of Germany's 1-0 victory over Argentina. Topics disussed include Taylor's epic drubbing of Daryl in the very specific predictions competition,...
A Very Specific World Cup Final Preview Show
Daryl and Taylor (and a surprise third co-host) are reunited to preview the World Cup Final.
World Cup (Almost) Daily - Javiron Vlaariano - The Ultimate Defender
Daryl and Taylor break down the dramatic goalfest that was Argentina-Nether... Err... Sorry... The guys break down the "chess match" encounter between Argentina and the Netherlands, and discuss the age old battle of Messi vs de Jong, what happened to...
World Cup (Almost Daily) - Why Brazil Lost 7-1
Daryl and Taylor do their best to answer all the questions about how and why Brazil lost 7-1 to Germany in theWorld Cup semi-final.
World Cup (Almost) Daily - The Semi-Final Preview Show!
The guys do some very specific predicting for both the Brazil v Germanyand the Netherlands v Argentina semi-final matches, and performsome much-needed updating to their "Enamored Eleven" (the players of this World Cup with whom they remainmost...
World Cup (Almost) Daily - QFs: Lionel DiCaprio
Daryl and Taylor review Saturday's World Cup quarterfinal games: Argentina's Messi-inspired win over Belgium and the Netherlands nervy but triumphant penalty shootout against the magical Whac-a-Moles of Costa Rica.
World Cup (Almost) Daily - QFs: Rise of the Center Backs!
Daryl andTaylor reviewFriday's World Cuo quarterfinals: Germany vs France and Brazil vs Colombia. Topics include Thomas Mueller's Pilates regime, Thiago Silva's similarities with Neo, andthe Janus-like natureof David Luiz. That, plus way more Fresh...
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