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Down in the Valley

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A weekly internet show and podcast covering the RGVFC Toros of the USL Championship. Hosts Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young discuss many important topics regarding the Valley's professional soccer team every Wednesday at 7pm on youtube.com/downinthevalley. Fan opinions are always welcome here. Proud member of the Beautiful Game Network.

A weekly internet show and podcast covering the RGVFC Toros of the USL Championship. Hosts Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young discuss many important topics regarding the Valley's professional soccer team every Wednesday at 7pm on youtube.com/downinthevalley. Fan opinions are always welcome here. Proud member of the Beautiful Game Network.

Location:

Houston, TX

Description:

A weekly internet show and podcast covering the RGVFC Toros of the USL Championship. Hosts Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young discuss many important topics regarding the Valley's professional soccer team every Wednesday at 7pm on youtube.com/downinthevalley. Fan opinions are always welcome here. Proud member of the Beautiful Game Network.

Language:

English

Contact:

9566148810


Episodes

S4 Ep 14 | #TheComeback Is Back(?) #MIAvRGV

6/10/2021
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! In this episode, Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young discuss the comeback victory by RGVFC at Miami FC! Elvis Amoh scored a hat trick against Miami. Does Edson regret criticizing him the last couple of weeks? What can we expect from RGVFC this Saturday against Real Monarchs? Predictions? Episode originally aired on June 9, 2021 on our YouTube channel and Facebook page. Join us every Wednesday evening on the...

Duration:01:15:43

Ep 13: Tyler The Denier #SAvRGV

6/3/2021
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! In this episode, Edson Ochoa, Cesar Cortez, and Rey Silva discuss RGVFC's draw against San Antonio FC at Toyota Field. We also discuss the news of the signing of Louis Ramsay to the Toros squad. We also take viewer questions from the livestream so don’t forget to tune in every Wednesday at 7pm on youtube or Facebook Live. Episode originally aired onJune 2, 2021 on our YouTube channel and Facebook...

Duration:01:36:36

S4 Ep 10 | San Antonio Hate Week

5/13/2021
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! In this episode, Edson Ochoa, Jacob Young,and Rey Silva discuss RGVFC's second win of the season over San Diego Bold. Also, Harry Austin from the San Antonio Soccer Round Table joins us to analyze this Sunday's South Texas Derby. We also take viewer questions from the livestream so don’t forget to tune in every Wednesday at 7pm on youtube or Facebook Live. Episode originally aired on May 12, 2021 on...

Duration:02:05:03

S4 Ep 6 | Offseason Progress with Ron Patel

3/25/2021
Join Edson Ochoa as he discusses the latest RGVFC news for the new year! In this episode, Edson Ochoa interviews RGVFC president Ron Patel about the offseason for "Toros 2.0", what he has learned about the valley after living a year among us, and the Puma kit deal. We also take viewer questions from the livestream so don’t forget to tune in every Wednesday at 7pm on youtube or Facebook Live. Episode originally aired on March 24, 2020 on our YouTube channel and Facebook page. Join us...

Duration:01:22:00

S4 Ep 5 | In-Depth Analysis of our Signings with USL Tactics

3/11/2021
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! In this episode, Edson Ochoa chats with John Morrissey from USL Tactics to talk about the latest RGVFC signings, Wilmer Cabrera's potential tactics, and what went wrong in the 2020 season and why the new signing help aleviate these ailments. We also take viewer questions from the livestream so don’t forget to tune in every Wednesday at 7pm on youtube or Facebook Live. Episode originally aired on...

Duration:01:08:50

S4 Ep 4 | No More Dynamo 2

3/4/2021
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! In this episode, Edson Ochoa with guest Rey Silva of South Texas Border Sports talk about the signing of Wan Kuzain to the RGVFC Toros. Johnny Ruiz, president of the RGV Stampede also joins us to talk about the supporters group and their plans for 2021. We also take viewer questions from the livestream so don’t forget to tune in every Wednesday at 7pm on youtube or Facebook Live. Episode originally...

Duration:01:50:49

S4 Ep 3 | Our First Independent Signing

3/1/2021
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! In this episode, Edson Ochoa and Cesar Cortez host their first Patreon supporters invitational show to talk about the signing of Wilmer Cabrera and today's official signing. Tyler Deric was announced as the club's first official signing for the new RGVFC era. The crew gives their reactions to the news. We also talk about the shortened Lamar Hunt US Open Cup format for the 2021 season and how this...

Duration:01:51:25

S4 Ep 1 | RGVFC Independence Day

12/29/2020
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! In this episode, Rey Silva of South Texas Border Sports and Cesar Cortez join Edson to talk about the bombshell news of the RGVFC independence from Houston Dynamo FC. What are the benefits that RGVFC will benefit from now that independence has been achieved? They also discuss the rumor released by SoloFutbolRGV about Reinaldo Lima Siqueira as a candidate for the head coaching job. Is he the right fit for...

Duration:01:49:58

S3 Ep 27 Part 2 - Building the Squad and The Home Opener

10/26/2020
RGVFC head coach Gerson Echeverry joins Edson Ochoa to talk about the 2020 USL Championship season, some important matches, and the future of the club. In this segment, Coach Echeverry discusses the characteristics that the Dynamo look for when building a Toros squad, the opening match against LA Galaxy II, and other topics. He also answers a couple of questions sent to us from fans. Join us every Wednesday at 7pm. Subscribe to the channel if you haven't done so and check out our podcast...

Duration:00:36:07

S3 Ep 27 Part 1 - Looking Back At Preseason with Gerson Echeverry

10/23/2020
RGVFC head coach Gerson Echeverry joins Edson Ochoa to talk about the 2020 USL Championship season, some important matches, and the future of the club. In this segment, Coach Echeverry discusses this year's preseason, the importance of training alongside the first team, and the challenges of managing a development team. Join us every Wednesday at 7pm. Subscribe to the channel if you haven't done so and check out our podcast on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, SoundCloud, Stitcher, and...

Duration:00:25:44

Ep 18 Pt 2 - Does RGVFC Need Better Signings? #SAvRGV

8/1/2020
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! Rey Silva jumps into the stats of our players in their recent games to identify which players have failed to perform as expected. The Goal Conversion stat will shock you. Also, Edson, Jacob, and Rey discuss what positions may need better signings and if maybe we should grab some Dynamo players to bolster our attack. Join us every Wednesday at 7pm. Subscribe to the channel if you haven't done so and check...

Duration:00:42:29

Ep 18 Pt 1 - It's Just a Flesh Wound #SAvRGV

8/1/2020
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! Edson, Jacob, and Rey analyze the second South Texas Derby where RGVFC fall to San Antonio FC 1-0 on the road. They discuss the factors that lead to their defeat. Join us every Wednesday at 7pm. Subscribe to the channel if you haven't done so and check out our podcast on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, SoundCloud, Stitcher, and Spotify. Check out the official Down in the Valley Social Media: Twitter:...

Duration:00:41:26

Ep 18 Pt 3 Looking ahead to FC Tulsa #RGVvTUL

8/1/2020
In this excerpt from the latest Down in the Valley live show, Edson, Jacob and Rey discuss this Saturday's match against FC Tulsa at home. FC Tulsa are coming in with 3 weeks of inactivity and only 2 points to their name with 2 games played. Is this the best opportunity to earn the Toros' first 3 points of the season? Join us every Wednesday at 7 PM on the official Down in the Valley YouTube channel. Subscribe to the channel if you haven’t done so and check out our podcast on Google...

Duration:00:24:07

Ep 17 From Spoiler To Spoilt In 3 Days RGVvSAFC

7/29/2020
In this excerpt from the latest Down in the Valley live show, Edson and Rey analyze the first South Texas Derby of the season where RGVFC rescued an equalizer late in the game last Sunday thanks to a golazo by Taiberson Nunes. Join us every Wednesday at 7 PM on the official Down in the Valley YouTube channel. Subscribe to the channel if you haven’t done so and check out our podcast on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Tune In Radio, and Spotify. Be sure to also visit our...

Duration:00:33:22

S3 Ep 15 Pt 3 - If You Were Gerson Echeverry: Lineup Predictions #ELPvRGV

7/11/2020
In this excerpt from the latest Down in the Valley live show, Edson, Jacob, and Rey discuss what would be the most probable lineup vs El Paso given the circumstances at the time (before the 3 new roster additions announced on Thursday). Join us every Wednesday at 7 PM on the official Down in the Valley YouTube channel. Subscribe to the channel if you haven’t done so and check out our podcast on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Tune In Radio, and Spotify. Be sure to also...

Duration:00:15:45

S3 Ep 15 Pt 2 - Gerson Echeverry Interview

7/9/2020
In this excerpt from the latest Down in the Valley live show, Jacob, Edson, and Rey Silva of South Texas Border Sports chat with RGVFC Head Coach Gerson Echeverry ahead of their first match against El Paso Locomotive. Coach Echeverry gives us an update on the team after full contact practices, his analysis of El Paso Locomotive, and playing the 2020 season with a reduced sized roster and no Dynamo loans. Join us every Wednesday at 7 PM on the official Down in the Valley YouTube channel....

Duration:00:34:10

S3 Ep 15 Intro - Alternative Game Broadcasts For RGVFC?

7/9/2020
Jacob, Edson, and Rey Silva of South Texas Border Sports discuss the importance of an alternate broadcasting option during the pandemic for the USL Return to Play season. With many people losing their jobs due to COVID-19, many fans do not have as much disposable income as they used to. Should RGVFC consider expanding on their current partnership with KRGV Somos el Valle to broadcast all games? Why are OTA broadcasts preferred over radio or streaming? Join us every Wednesday at 7 PM on the...

Duration:00:25:41

Ep 14 - My Biggest Worry

7/2/2020
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! As we get closer to D-Day, a thought persists on Edson's mind regarding the Toros. Can the Toros make the USL Playoffs this year with this limitation? Join us every Wednesday at 7pm. Subscribe to the channel if you haven't done so and check out our podcast on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, SoundCloud, Stitcher, and Spotify. Check out the official Down in the Valley Social Media: Twitter:...

Duration:00:15:24

Ep 13 Too Early To Celebrate

6/28/2020
Join Edson Ochoa and Jacob Young as they discuss the latest RGVFC news for the new year! The USLPA and USL have reached an agreement on the security and health protocols that will be taken once the USL season restarts on July 11. We discuss Jeff Rueter's article on The Athletic where he lists some of the most important rules that will be implemented. At the same time, COVID-19 cases continue to rise in the RGV and the United States. Edson brings up the latest numbers from the Rio Grande...

Duration:01:35:41

S3 Ep 12 - July Can't Get Here Soon Enough

6/23/2020
The squad is back to discuss the updates made on the USL pay cut dilemma and the announcement of their intention to return to play on July 11 to finish off the 2020 season. Timestamp 4:26 Also, Golden Grape Entertainment publicly released the survey results mentioned on Episode 10 regarding a potential return for the 2020 USL season. What did the fans mention were there priorities and what has Golden Grape changed so far? Timestamp 39:24 We also discussed the USL fan poll hosted by Jeff...

Duration:01:38:20