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A podcast about everything Columbus Crew SC from the Columbus Dispatch.

A podcast about everything Columbus Crew SC from the Columbus Dispatch.

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United States

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Podcasts

Description:

A podcast about everything Columbus Crew SC from the Columbus Dispatch.

Language:

English


Episodes

Can the Crew overcome current 0-3-1 slump?

10/16/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest edition of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. During this episode we recap the recent 2-1 loss against FC Cincinnati, break down what happened with the Crew’s playing performance, and speculate where the team’s defense has gone. Next, we provide a Crew SC player injury update, talk about if the team can recover from this brutal 0-3-1 slump, and discuss how...

Duration:00:27:55

Crew suffer tough loss against Toronto FC, but still lead the East

9/30/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest edition of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. On this episode we recap the Crew’s latest 3-1 loss against Toronto FC, provide injury updates on Darlington Nagbe and other Crew SC players, and discuss the teams overall offensive attacking method. Finally, we talk about where teams currently sit in the MLS standings and mention who still has a chance at making...

Duration:00:19:51

Discussing the makings of a special season for Columbus Crew with Jordan Angeli

9/24/2020
Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers speaks with special guest Jordan Angeli on the latest edition of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. During this episode, we discuss what things have been like since Angeli joined the TV broadcast team as a Crew color analyst, recap last night’s 2-1 victory over Minnesota United, and talk about the recent performance of Crew players Luis Diaz, Lucas Zelarayán, and Gyasi Zardes. Next, we mention how this team has progressed so far this season and speculate...

Duration:00:29:57

Interview with Pete McGinty, Morgan Hughes on new Save the Crew book

9/23/2020
Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers speaks with special guest Pete McGinty and Morgan Hughes on the latest edition of the Speakeasy podcast. During this episode we discuss Pete’s book, Accidental Heroes – The Grassroots Movement That Helped Save the Columbus Crew. Next, we talk about how the book got started, how Pete chose to tell this story, and what former Save the Crew spokesperson Morgan Hughes had to say about being a part of this STC movement. See omnystudio.com/listener for...

Duration:00:34:05

Crew sit atop the Eastern Conference, prepare for second phase of schedule

9/16/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest episode of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. On this edition we recap the Crew’s recent 2-2 draw against the Chicago Fire FC, provide an update on the current standing in the MLS, and discuss how the league recently released the Crew’s second phase of its schedule for the rest of this year. Finally, we talk about Chicago’s new rebranding efforts and new logo...

Duration:00:21:08

Evaluating the Crew’s attacking strength, Crew allowing fans for FC Cincinnati

9/3/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest episode of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. During this episode we recap last night’s 1-0 victory over Philadelphia, provide where teams currently sit in the MLS standings, and compare the east and west conferences. Finally, we discuss the Crew’s current attacking strengths, and how the organization is allowing fans in the stands for Sunday’s upcoming match...

Duration:00:23:42

Where the Crew stands ahead of Hell is Real Pt. II

8/26/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest episode of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. During this episode, we recap the Crew’s last two games against Chicago Fire FC and NYCFC, next we break down the performance we saw out of the Crew during these games, and provide an updates on injured players. Finally, we discuss how a player on Chicago’s team has tested positive for the coronavirus, talk about...

Duration:00:35:09

Discussing the Crew's returns to Mapfre Stadium without fans

8/19/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest episode of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. During this episode we discuss tomorrow’s first home match against Chicago Fire FC, talk about how the league will not allow spectators at these events, and speculate how we think the rest of the regular season will go amid the coronavirus pandemic. Finally, we take a look at the rest of the upcoming schedule for...

Duration:00:25:27

An exclusive tour of New Crew Stadium

8/13/2020
Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers speaks with Dispatch staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest episode of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. In this episode we get an exclusive audio tour of the New Crew Stadium that’s currently being built on the west end of the Arena District. During this we hear from Crew president and general manager Tim Bezbatchenko and Brian Mooney, vice president and project manager for Turner Construction. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Duration:00:40:05

Assessing the Crew's MLS is Back Tournament

7/30/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest episode of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. During this episode we recap how Minnesota United knocked the Crew out of the MLS is Back Tournament, break down how the Crew SC played during this game, and discuss what the team took away from this. Finally, we talk about what’s next for the Crew SC. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:29:02

Recap of the The Crew's win over Atlanta United

7/24/2020
Jacob Myers and Kyle Robertson discuss the Crew's third-straight win, defeating Atlanta United 1-0 at the MLS is Back Tournament. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:33:02

Crew pummels FC Cincinnati at MLS is Back Tournament; what to watch vs. Red Bulls

7/15/2020
Columbus Dispatch sports reporter Jacob Myers speaks with special guest Chris DeVille on the latest episode of the Columbus Crew SC Soccer Speakeasy podcast. During this episode we recap the recent 4-0 Crew SC victory over FC Cincinnati in the MLS is Back Tournament, discuss how the Crew players wore Black Lives Matter t-shirts before the game started, and provide updates on player Vito Wormgoor. Finally, we talk about the free kick that Lucas Zelarayan scored on, what coach Caleb Porter had...

Duration:00:40:23

MLS is Back Tournament, coronavirus testing in the bubble

7/8/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest episode of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. During this show we discuss the MLS is Back Tournament, how FC Dallas has withdrawn from the tournament, and how an unnamed Columbus Crew SC player has tested positive for coronavirus. Finally, we also mention other players across the league who will not take place in this tournament and give our score predictions...

Duration:00:22:46

Welcome back, MLS

6/11/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest episode of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. On this episode we discuss when teams can return to training, predict what we can expect to see when the MLS resumes its season with a Florida tournament in July, and talk about which teams we like most for when the tournament starts. Finally, we discuss the new CBA, and what some Crew SC players have said...

Duration:00:25:34

MLS suspends season, Crew updates from draw at Seattle

3/12/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest news and updates regarding the coronavirus, how this has impacted major league sports teams so far, and provide an injury update on player Milton Valenzuela. Finally we recap the latest 1-1 draw against the Seattle Sounders. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:22:44

The beginning of Lucas Zelarayan

3/4/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest episode of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. During this episode we recap the current standings in the MLS, review the recent 1-0 victory over NYC FC, and break down key takeaways from this match. Finally, we run through the starting lineup that was used during the season opener and preview Saturday’s upcoming match against the Seattle Sounders FC. See...

Duration:00:25:03

High expectations and Crewmas

2/27/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson on the latest episode of the Soccer Speakeasy podcast. During this show we discuss how the team is preparing for Sunday’s opening match against New York City FC, recap the starting lineup that will used, and talk about how it’s Black and Gold week in Columbus. Next we discuss what recently happened with player Federico Higuaín, talk about the new Crew SC training...

Duration:00:32:38

A preseason report from Tucson

2/20/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson to recap everything that’s been going during the preseason in Tucson, Arizona. Next we discuss what Crew SC head coach Caleb Porter has been saying during preseason, what the team’s leadership has been like since both former captains have left the team, and how the roster might turn out heading into the start of the season. Finally, we talk about what has been recently...

Duration:00:26:17

What to make of the Wil Trapp trade, Hesmer on CBA

2/6/2020
Dispatch sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers regarding the new collective-bargaining agreement that was agreed upon, discuss how player Wil Trapp was traded to Inter Miami, and talks about what head coach Caleb Porter said during a recent media teleconference. Next we speak with special guest William Hesmer regarding the new CBA, what he thinks about the new deal, and what he is currently up to. Finally, we discuss how the Crew have signed...

Duration:00:34:01

How serious were the Crew’s rebranding efforts?

1/29/2020
Sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Columbus Crew SC beat reporter Jacob Myers, and staff photographer Kyle Robertson to discuss how the Crew SC might undergo some rebranding, talk about the recent acquisition of the striker Fanendo Adi from FC Cincinnati, and discuss the depth chart that the Crew currently has in place. Finally, we talk about some homegrown signings that have occurred and hear from special guest Dwight Burgess and how he’s stepping away from broadcasting. See...

Duration:00:31:35