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Champions League Recap, US U23 Analysis, and NWSL Final Preview

On the newest episode of The Total Soccer Show... 0:00-3:44 - Referees find new forms of self-defense 3:44-27:24 - Discussing Tuesday's Champions League action 27:24-44:37 - Analyzing the most interesting aspects of the USA's U23 roster 44:37-52:20 - Previewing the NWSL final between Seattle and Kansas City 52:20-1:03:15 - Expanding the TSS Scouting Network


Champions League Draw, Gedion Zelalem's Debut, Best Soccer Player of All Time

We're back! And we've go plenty to talk about. 0:00 - 3:50 Mario Balotelli's strict new contract 3:50 - 11:40 UEFA Champions League draw 11:40 - 52:10We answer listener questions, including: where can US viewers watch Gedion Zelalem, why short corners, would an extra referee work, has US Soccer ever organized a decent pyramid? 52:10 - 54:25 Fax-related corrections, Thomas Tuchel pronunciation contest result 54:25 - 1:11:21Four additions to the Total Soccer Show Scouting Network, including...


Barcelona vs. Juventus UEFA Champions League Final Review, USWNT vs Austral

0:00 - 35:00Review of the Champions League Final, including how Barcelona beat Juventus, why Leo Messi was playing so many switch-field passes, the importance of Luis Suarez and the over-caffeination of Arturo Vidal. 35:00 -43:26 Quick Women's World Cup roundup, plus specific predictions for USWNT vs Australia. We'll be back early Tueday morning with a review of that game.


Listener Questions: Lefties, Fake Transfer Rumors, Seattle Sounders Shots a

We've got that Friday feeling! 0:00 - 2:40 — Inside the offices ofthe Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester United, Arsenal, Manchester City, and Bayern Munich managers: 2:40 - 28:14 — Listener questions: Are left-footed players also left-handed? How do you spot garbage transfer rumors? Should Seattle fans worry about their team's low number of shot attempts? 28:14 - 33:40 — Corrections! In which Total Soccer Show...


Champions League Review

On the newest episode of The Total Soccer Show, 0:00-2:40 - Great Ballboys Throughout History 2:40-14:42 - Bayern v Barcelona Review 14:42-30:24 - Real Madrid v Juventus Review 30:24-35:01 - Gedion Zelalem is American for sure! 35:01-36:04 - Physics 36:04-Close - Department of Corrections and Listener Questions


Barcelona vs Bayern Munich Champions League Semi-Final Review

We analyzeBarcelona's big Champions League win over Bayern Munich, including Pep's tactics, the mechanics of the iconic "Leo Messi fells Jerome Boateng" moment and plenty more. Subscribe to the Total Soccer Show: Buy a TSS t-shirt:


Champions League Semi-Final Specific Predictions

On the newest episode of The Total Soccer Show, Start - 23:19 : Champions League specific predictions 23:20 - Close : Expanding the TSS Scouting Network


CCL Final — How and When Will MLS Win the Champions League?

0:00 - 6:30 - Montreal vs Club America review 6:30 - 17:30 - What can MLS do to try and the CCL? 17:30 - 19:45 - TSS News! New Monday/Wednesday/Friday schedule 19:45 - 23:45- Scouting updates on Martin Odegaard, Enzo Fernandez (aka Zidane), Mayowa Alli 23:45 - 41:25 - New scouting assignments, inlculding Chelsea,Barcelona, Fulham, LA Galaxy,Levski Sofia players 41:25 - end - Listener emails TSS subscription info/options: TSS t-shirts:...


USMNT U-23 vs Mexico, CONCACAF Champions League Final first leg, new USWNT

0:00 - 3:30 UEFA Champions League 3:30 - 7:40 CONCACAF Champions League Final first leg, Club America vs Montreal Impact 7:40 - 14:45 USMNT U-23s vs Mexico 14:45 -18:40 New USWNT uniform 18:40 - 36:00 Listener questions: Reserve teams, Nike Academy, Klinsmann's core, quantifying a good soccer game 36:00 - endTSS scouting network


USMNT January Camp Roster, Jozy Altidore, Frank Lampard, Leo Messi, Bayern

(0:00 - 17:30) Daryl and Taylor each pick the three players they're most excited to see called up for US Men's National Team January camp. (17:30 -23:20) Jozy Altidore's possible return to Major League Soccer. (23:20 - end) Listener questions, including:What does it mean to play on the break? Is Frank Lampard Schrodinger'sfootballer? Would Leo Messi fit in Chelsea's system? What is Merseyside? Why Kyle Walker? Is Jordan Morris hindering the USMNT? T-shirts are available in theTSS Shop....


Midweek News and Liverpool-Arsenal Predictions

Daryl and Taylor get on the line to discuss the big news from this week, including Alexi Lalas' move from ESPN to FOX, the Champions League knockout round draw (and Taylor's hipster excitement for one match in particular), and DaMarcus Beasley's retirement from the US National Team. After that, the guys give their specific predictions for this weekend's match between Liverpool and Arsenal. The success of the recent live show and potential future performances also merit mentioning.


Champions League Final Preview: Some Very Specific Predictions

Daryl and Taylor preview the2014 Champions League Final by making some very specific predictions about what will go down between Real Madridaand Atletico Madrid.


OTD: Zidane's Volley

On May 15, 2002, Zinedine Zidane scoredthe greatest* goal in Champions League Final history. Bask inthe glory ofZizou's volley with Daryl and Taylor.*arguably


Copa America 2016, Champions League Semis

In the first of a new series of bonus TSS shows, Daryl and Taylor talkReal Madrid's mauling of Bayern, Atlectico Madrid overwhelming Chelsea, Roberto Martinez' complaints about the loan system, the big Copa America Centenario announcement and, because it's a Friday, Wolverhampton Wanderers.


Mullock: Embarrassing defeat to Bayern Munich could decide Moyes’ future

Sunday Mirror writer believes will get time at Old Trafford unless they are humiliated in the Champions League


Exclusive - Perry: Tottenham can sneak into the Champions League

Former Spurs defender praises Tim Sherwood for getting squad to within three points of the top four


Balague – Moyes wants six or seven new players to kick off new era at Man U

Spanish football expert believes the Red Devils boss is an admirer of Bayern Munich’s style of play and wants to emulate the Germany champions


Alan Mcnee on Man Uniteds Champions League chances and Suarezs dive

The Scottish legend analyses the big talking points from the weekends football


Exclusive – Anderton: Right manager can take Tottenham into the top four

Ex-Spurs winger insists they can still qualify for the Champions League despite heavy defeats to Manchester City and Liverpool


Top four finish will be success for Man United this season, claims Custis

Sun writer claims qualification for the Champions League, rather than a title win, will be considered a good season at Old Trafford