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Soccer Matters with Glenn Davis

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Glenn Davis is a nationally recognized broadcaster and former professional soccer player. Catch him Monday and Wednesdays 6p live on ESPN 97.5 & 92.5 FM in Houston or anytime on your device at http://espn975.com!

Location:

Houston, TX

Description:

Glenn Davis is a nationally recognized broadcaster and former professional soccer player. Catch him Monday and Wednesdays 6p live on ESPN 97.5 & 92.5 FM in Houston or anytime on your device at http://espn975.com!

Language:

English


Episodes

Deep dive with the Dynamo, Xabi Alonso & coaches discussion, Olivier Finidori former Houston Dynamo joins the show SM 02/26/24

2/26/2024
On this episode of Soccer Matters, Glenn gets into a deep dive with the Houston Dynamo following their home opener against Kansas this past weekend. Also looking ahead of tomorrow's CONCACAF match. Moving on Glenn is joined by producer Guillermo to talk on football mews around the world; Premier League, LA Liga, Bundesliga, Liga MX & much more. To end off the show Glenn is joined by Olivier Finidori, former Houston Dynamo and Houston hotshot to talk on indoor soccer summit event.

Duration:00:48:11

Houston Dynamo CONCACAF talk, Champions League, and former Newcastle defender Warren Barton joins Soccer Matters 02/21/24

2/21/2024
Warren Barton joins Glenn Davis to talk on his career in Newcastle as well as Premier League insight. Houston Dynamo face St. Louis in the CONCACAF Champions Cup. Glenn takes it deeper with the Dynamo.

Duration:00:52:25

Houston Dynamo Coach Ben Olsen joins Glenn Davis with a preview of CONCACAF and MLS

2/19/2024
Ben Olsen joins Glenn Davis to go over the first games of the 24-25 season. Additionally, Glenn Davis shares a unique take on Hector Herrera's injury and how he could benefit from it. Davis goes over Inter Miami's salary cap and reviews all the action from Premier League, La Liga, and Serie A.

Duration:00:50:22

Houston Dynamo, former pro and youth director Ken Fogarty, and Mark Pulisic joins Soccer Matters

2/15/2024
In today's episode, Glenn gets into the Dynamo ahead of the 2024 season. FIFA World Cup 2026 Houston update with Ken Fogarty former pro, youth director and more! Wait till you hear his story about Franz Beckenbauer when he was on the Ft. Lauderdale Strikers. Mark Pulisic father of Christian Pulisic on his son's career and how they guided him. re air

Duration:00:50:40

AFCON, Champions league, Jim Tietjens's powerful story on Soccer Matters & much more

2/14/2024
On today's edition of Soccer Matters, Glenn goes over some of the important results that happened this weekend, AFCON, Champions League, Bundesliga, Premier League, & much more. Glenn goes into a segment regarding youth development and how it has shifted over the years. Glenn is joined by Jim Tietjens, Jim was in goal in 1984 when the Ft. Lauderdale Sun beat us in USL Final at Lockhart Stadium in a three game set ending in shootout. His and his family life story is amazing full of health challenges and more, we discuss the book.

Duration:00:51:21

Christian Pulisic's father, Mark Pulisic, joins Glenn Davis on Soccer Matters 2/8/24

2/8/2024
In today's episode of Soccer Matters fans explain what the 2026 World Cup means to them. Glenn shares his take on the possible addition of the Blue Card. Also, Lindsey Horan's love letter to soccer and Glenn's different take. Additionally, Glenn shares some of the CONCACAF Champions League action and Cade Cowell's brace. Finally, Glenn goes over all the dramatic AFCON action and the upcoming final between Ivory Coast and Nigeria.

Duration:00:51:53

Soccer Matters callers celebrate Houston hosting 7 FIFA World Cup matches! 2/6/2024

2/6/2024
In today's Soccer Matters show, Glenn Davis listens to Houston callers and their take on Houston hosting 7 2026 FIFA World Cup matches. Davis also goes over Arsenal massive win over Liverpool and Manchester City comeback win over Brentford. Finally, former Houston area product Rusty Pierce joins the show.

Duration:00:48:05

Liverpool thrash Chelsea, La Liga updates, Xavi, and Former Houston Dynamo and U20 United States Manager Tab Ramos Joins Glenn Davis in Soccer Matters 2/1/2024

2/1/2024
In today's episode of Soccer Matters Glenn Davis gives a Premier League and LaLiga update as well as his thoughts on FC Dallas historic signing of Petar Musa from Benfica and LAFC signing of Venezuelan wonderkid David Martinez. Glenn Davis is also joined by Tab Ramos to discuss his time at Houston Dynamo, Liga MX, Gio Reyna joining Nottingham Forest on loan, and Inter Miami's preseason loss and how it affects MLS.

Duration:00:47:24

Jurgen Klopp and Xavi leave their clubs, MLS VS LIGA MX in pressure Soccer Matters 1/30/24

1/30/2024
In this episode of the show, Glenn gets into the conversation over Liga MX vs MLS with these recent moves between the leagues. Going over recent footballing news like AFCON, Xavi, Klopp, & much more. Artist Betirri joins for an outside the box segment, to talk on local events.

Duration:00:48:24

Breaking News for the Dynamo Pat Onstad joins for an exclusive Soccer Matters interview

1/27/2024
Pat Onstad joins Glenn for an interview, revealing Hector Herrera is injured and will travel to Europe to get it fixed, because of this he might miss the start of the season. More over the Houston Dynamo as Glenn and Pat do a deep dive.

Duration:00:16:02

Legendary Houston Astros play-by-play Bill Brown joins the show, Buzz Carrick also joins to discuss FC Dallas, MLS, international soccer, and much more SM 1/25/24

1/25/2024
Glenn Davis starts the show by going over international soccer and sharing AFCON results and the upcoming Round of 16, followed by an interview with Buzz Carrick from 3rdDeggreNet to go over FC Dallas and international soccer. Closing the show is Bill Brown, Houston Astros legend play-by-play, sharing details about his new book.

Duration:00:50:27

Best and worst teams to handle transfer markets, Sammuel Mbonu from African sports network joins the show Soccer Matters 1/24/24

1/24/2024
Glenn gets into the most recent European cup results, Barcelona, Liverpool, Inter Milan, & more. Rolling a long, Glenn is joined by Sammuel Mbonu from African Sports Network to talk on all things AFCON. In the last segment Glenn gets into teams that have made the most money on transfer windows vs teams that have lost the most in recent years. All this and more on Soccer Matters.

Duration:00:49:08

Pat Onstad for Dynamo deep dive, & Barcelona Jordi Sunyer joins the show Soccer Matters 1.18.24

1/18/2024
On this episode of Soccer Matters, Glenn gets into several trending footballing topics; AFCON, Copa del Rey. Barcelona, Madrid, & much more. Glenn is joined by TV3 Barcelona Jordi Sunyer to talk on Barcelona and their problem, as well as all Spanish Cups. For the final segment Glenn is joined by Houston Dynamo General Manager Pat Onstad to do a deep dive of the Houston Dynamo pre season.

Duration:00:48:38

AFCON, Houston Dynamo Media day, Spanish Super Cup & much more 1/17/24

1/18/2024
On this episode Glenn goes over some of the latest footballing news ; AFCON, Spanish Super Cup, Houston Dynamo Media day, & much more. Glenn is then later joined by Brian Sciaretta American Soccer Now sports writer to talk on all things USMNT.

Duration:00:49:14

Fans talk on first ever soccer game, Glenn is joined by Christian Ramirez from Columbus Crew Soccer Matters 01/11/24

1/11/2024
Glenn starts off with opening the phone lines and ask the question of their first ever professional game. Glenn then gets into a conversation about the Dynamo pre season, later is joined by MLS Champion Christian Ramirez and gets into an interview about the sport, career, personal life, & much more.

Duration:00:46:31

Glenn Davis is joined by Soccer Analyst Alexi Lalas on Soccer Matters 01/10/24

1/10/2024
On the first episode of the shows new format, Glenn starts off with a welcome back and intro segment talking; Beckenbauer, Zagallo, MLS, Houston Dynamo, USMNT & much more. He is joined by Alexander Lalas, an American retired soccer player who played mostly as a defender. Lalas is best known for his participation with the United States men's national soccer team in the 1994 FIFA World Cup. Now a broadcaster, he joins the show.

Duration:00:48:31

01/02 Soccer Matters Hour 2

1/2/2024

Duration:00:51:16

01/02 Soccer Matters Hour 1

1/2/2024
On this edition of "best of" Soccer Matters we look back on some of the best interviews from this year: Glenn Davis is joined by former MLS player Josh Gardner who is now getting involved with the Houston soccer community with MLS next, the new MLS youth development project. A Houston grown former athlete is joining the development part of the game with the new MLS next team in Houston Rangers. Information over all of this and much more on Soccer Matters Jeff Luhnow, Blue Crow Sports Group, also known as former general manager of the Houston Astros, joins the podcast for an interview. But it might not be what you think, Jeff is and Blue Crow Sports Group which owns several soccer clubs around the world; Mexico, Spain, & more. Tune in for the interview!

Duration:00:52:09

12/28 Soccer Matters Hour 2

12/28/2023
On the second hour of today's "Best of" Soccer Matters, Glenn is joined by two interviews: Erik Sviatchenko joins the Houston Dynamo this transfer window as a defender to attain a leadership role within the club. Glenn asks him about his career through European football, how will he adapt, his goals for the season, & much more An out of the box interview here in soccer matters. Glenn Davis is joined by American musician, actor and record producer from Austin, Texas best known for his guitar contributions, Jesse Payton. Payton joins the show for an interview over his career, early and recent, life stories, & much more.

Duration:00:52:26

12/28 Soccer Matters Hour 1

12/28/2023
Glenn is joined by three interviews in the first hour of this edition of "Best of" Soccer Matters: Sports writer Michelle Kaufman from the Miami Herald joins the show for a conversation over Messi arriving at Inter Miami. Talks over how it can influence the city, the club, the league, & much more. Messi mania as some of his footballing friends join him in south Florida, names like Sergio Busquets, Jordi Alba, & potentially more. All and this on Soccer Matters. New Mexico United (USL Championship) Head Coach and Houston-area soccer product Eric Quill joined Glenn to discuss the job he has on his hands, the type of impact a new coach can have on his team, what he's looking to accomplish with New Mexico United and more! SV Werder Bremen U-17 Striker Yuval Ronan, their leading scorer with a very interesting history and relationship with the game joins Glenn to talk about his path to Europe from the United States and much more!

Duration:00:50:24