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We discuss soccer in America. From the US Men's National Team to Major League Soccer, to all the EPL action that American soccer fans watch on TV.

We discuss soccer in America. From the US Men's National Team to Major League Soccer, to all the EPL action that American soccer fans watch on TV.
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Richmond, VA

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NASN

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We discuss soccer in America. From the US Men's National Team to Major League Soccer, to all the EPL action that American soccer fans watch on TV.

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English


Episodes

USA's best #6, MLS and Liga MX combo league, plus: what can USMNT learn from USWNT?

10/18/2018
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It's a listener question special! Today's show is sponsored by The Athletic. Go to http://theathletic.com/tssoctober for 40% off an annual subscription Today's show is sponsored by Away Days! Go to http://awaydaysfootball.com and use TSS for 15% off anything, including a Mystery Kit. Link to ask us soccer questions for next week's shows: http://totalsoccershow.com/questions Link to ask us behind-the-scenes TSS questions: http://totalsoccershow.com/ask Link to the story about Enrique...

Duration:01:04:35

USA v Canada and Spain v England Reviews

10/18/2018
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We review the USA's (comprehensive) 2-0 victory over Canada in the final of the 2018 CONCACAF Championship. How good was that goal from Rose Lavelle? What do we do if Julie Ertz gets injured? (short answer: panic). Why did Canada struggle so much when dealing with the USA's pressing? All that and more! We then move on to break down England's surprise 3-2 win over Spain in the UEFA Nations League, and ponder a world in which a confident England are actually capable of scoring goals and...

Duration:00:41:09

USMNT v Peru in-depth review

10/17/2018
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We watched USA v Peru twice before recording this review of the game, in which we offer insights into what did and did not work, which players impressed or didn't, and, most importantly, why. No spoilers in the show notes, but all hail Kellyn Acosta. Today's show is sponsored by The Athletic, where it's Superstition Week. See all the soccer superstition-themed content at https://theathletic.com/tag/superstition/ and get 40% off an annual subscription by going to...

Duration:01:04:18

USA v Peru: Quick-Take, Hot-Take Review

10/16/2018
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No Spoilers: Daryl and Taylor discuss their instant reactions to the USA's friendly match against Peru. Lots to discuss and lots to rewatch. We'll be back with our in-depth review later tonight/early tomorrow AM!

Duration:00:12:16

USMNT v Peru preview, USWNT v Jamaica review

10/15/2018
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We open with a quick look back at the USWNT's World Cup qualification-worthy victory over Jamaica, then we look at the USMNT's next opponent, Peru, before discussing possible USMNT lineups and how hard it is to analyze and assess the team in the Dave Sarachan era. Today's show is sponsored by SeatGeek. Download the SeatGeek app and enter promo code "TSS" for $20 off your first ticket purchase.

Duration:00:56:21

Save the Crew update! Also: Croatia v England and USWNT v Trinidad and Tobago

10/12/2018
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We start with a review of Croatia v England, move on at 11:00 to talk USWNT World Cup qualifying and the win over T&T, then at 17:55 onward we offer an update on the #SaveTheCrew news that broke while we were recording. Today's show was sponsored by Ruffneck Scarves. Go to http://ruffneckscarves.com and use code "TOTALSOCCERSHOW" for a 20% discount. Want to support TSS? Go to http://totalsoccershow.com/join

Duration:00:38:53

USA v Colombia review

10/12/2018
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Our longer review of the USMNT v Colombia game. Less emotional and more analytical than our quick-take, and with a grasp at a few straws of positivity. But still not thrilled with the defensive setup. Today's show is sponsored by The Athletic! Go to http://theathletic.com/tssoctober for 40% off a one-year subscription. Want to support the show? Go to http://totalsocceshow.com/join or leave us an iTunes review. Thanks!

Duration:00:37:33

USA v Colombia quick-take, hot-take review

10/11/2018
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Immediate reaction to the USMNT vs Colombia game. Longer review show to follow.

Duration:00:12:00

USA v Colombia and England v Croatia Previews and Lineup Predictions

10/10/2018
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0:00 - Previewing England's UEFA Nations League matchup with Croatia. How will Southgate handle the issues that caused problems in the World Cup semifinal? 14:05 - Today's show is sponsored by... GREATS! Brooklyn's first sneaker company! We try to figure out which of their offerings would do the best job managing the USMNT. To get a pair of your own, go to http://greats.com and used code TSS for 15% off. 18:27 - USA v Colombia Preview. We take a look at Los Cafeteros and what we expect...

Duration:00:54:48

Isolated USMNT strikers, improving the US Open Cup, evaluating center backs, and more ...

10/9/2018
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It's a listener question special! First, please register to vote via either http://vote.gov or http://vote.org Questions: 1. Why do problems like isolated strikers persist across multiple USMNT coaches? 2. Should the USMNT play more away friendlies in CONCACAF? 3. How would we revitalize the US Open Cup? 4. What eligible players do we hope become US citizens and then play for the USMNT? 5. What three traits do we look for in a center back? Today's show is sponsored by The Athletic!...

Duration:01:04:27

Weekend Review: Deep Dives on Five Games!

10/8/2018
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We take a look at five games from the weekend, and then a few more quick hits at the end. 0:00 - USWNT v Panama: Long balls at the start 9:02 - Liverpool v City: Good Game or Boring Game? We have the answer! 23:51 - Today's show is sponsored by... Seatgeek! Download the SeatGeek app and enter promo code TSS for $20 off your first SeatGeek purchase. 27:15 - Fulham v Arsenal, featuring the prettiest goal of the weekend 36:48 - Bayern Munich v Borussia Mönchengladbach: WHAT IS GOING ON IN...

Duration:01:18:57

USWNT v Mexico review, plus: listener questions about nutmegs, match minutes and fears

10/4/2018
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We review the USWNT v Mexico Concacaf Championship/World Cup qualifier, then answer three listener questions. Today's show is sponsored by Ruffneck Scarves! Use code "TOTALSOCCERSHOW" at http://ruffneckscarves.com for 20% off. Today's show is sponsored by Simple Contacts. Gp to http://simplecontacts.com/TSS20 and use code TSS20 for $20 off your first contact lens order.

Duration:00:41:41

Champions League review: Spurs v Barcelona, CSKA v Real Madrid, Lokomotiv v Schalke

10/3/2018
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We review three Champions League games, focusing hard on Spurs v Barcelona, especially the superb defensive contributions of Luis Suarez and the unfair perfection of Leo Messi's passing. We also talk Real's surprise loss in Moscow and, don't know if you've heard, but WESTON MCKENNIE SCORED IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE! So we talk about that, of course. Today's show is sponsored by The Athletic! Get 40% off an annual subscription by visiting http://theathletic.com/tssoctober Got a HomeGrown...

Duration:00:41:00

USWNT World Cup qualifying preview with John D. Halloran

10/2/2018
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Daryl talks to John D. Halloran about the USWNT as the team prepares for the CONCACAF Women's Championship, which doubles as qualifying for World Cup 2019. John offers his insights in the USWNT's formation, likely lineups, strengths, weaknesses, and what to watch out for ahead of the first game, which is vs Mexico this Thursday, 7:30pm Eastern kickoff, live on Fox Sports 2. Today's show is sponsored by Grip6 belts. Use code "TSS" for 20% off at http://grip6.com and, if you'd like our logo...

Duration:00:33:13

USMNT Roster Reaction and Review

10/1/2018
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Daryl and Taylor break down the latest USMNT roster for the upcoming friendlies against Colombia and Peru. Who were we excited to see? Who were we surprised to see? Who were we... erm... not surprised or excited to see? All that and much, much more! SPONSORS! Today's show is sponsored by... GREATS! Brooklyn's first sneaker company! Go to http://greats.com and used code TSS for 15% off. THE ATHLETIC! Get 40% off a one-year subscription when you go to http://theathletic.com/tssoctober

Duration:00:47:53

Weekend review: Chelsea v Liverpool, Bayer Leverkusen v Borussia Dortmund, NYRB v Atlanta United

10/1/2018
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We review all the weekend action that we saw. You'll see three game is the title, but we also talk Wolves v Southampton (with a lot of Wolves) and West Ham vs Man Utd (with a lot of Mourinho) and DC United vs Montreal (with a lot of DC). Today's show is sponsored by SeatGeek. Download the SeatGeek app and enter promo code TSS for $20 off your first SeatGeek purchase. Today's show is sponsored by RXBar. Get 25% off your first order when you go to http://rxbar.com/soccer and enter promo code...

Duration:01:00:56

Tim Howard talks goalkeeping, the USMNT, and being on camera

9/27/2018
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Daryl interviews Tim Howard, who recently joined Turner Sports as a football analyst for TNT/BR Live's Champions League coverage. Today's show is sponsored by The Athletic. Go to http://theathletic.com/tssseptember for 40% off a one-year subscription.

Duration:00:30:44

USMNT listener questions Part II... plus, Pogba and Mourinho have words

9/26/2018
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In the first part of today's show, we discuss the latest Pogba-Mourinho drama (STAY OFF THAT INSTAGRAM, YOU KIDS!) and analyze the USL's new structure for next season. After that, we move on to part two of our USMNT listener question extravaganza: 1) What's the best USMNT kit of all time? 2) Now that we have enough fast fullbacks, is Daryl more open to a back 3? 3) Who is the best option to play the #6 role for the US going forward? 4) Could the USMNT hire one coach to cover the senior...

Duration:01:06:21

Who should be the next USMNT captain, what tactics should the new US manager employ, and other listener questions

9/25/2018
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On Part 1 of our USMNT-centric listener question spectacular, Daryl and Taylor do their best to answer nine questions: 1) Is the USA's fullback problem is solved? If so, where is the next position deficiency? 2) Who would you prefer to wear the USMNT captain armband in the future? 3) When during the 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign did things start to go wrong? 4) 20 years from now, who will be regarded as the better US manager, Jurgen Klinsmann or Steve Sampson? 5) What specific...

Duration:01:11:21

Weekend review: Wolves bite Man Utd, NWSL Championship, Pulisic scores, and more

9/24/2018
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We review all the weekend action, starting with the TSS derby and then the rest of the Premier League. Starting at 29:!5, we review the NWSL Championship game between Portland Thorns and North Carolina Courage. At 40:40 we check in on Weston McKennie and Christian Pulisic in the Bundesliga, where one young American got injured and the other got himself a goal. Today's show is sponsored by Robinhood, an investing app that lets you buy and sell stocks, ETFS, options and cryptos — all...

Duration:00:59:20