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MLS: The Call-Up

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Not many people are as close to Major League Soccer’s players, coaches and fans as MLSsoccer.com’s Jillian Sakovits and Susannah Collins. Whether it’s on the sidelines or working on a feature story, they spend much of the season on the road and interacting with the newsmakers of the league. With 9 seasons of MLS experience between them and the closest of friends, Jill & Susannah invite you to pull up a chair and be a part of the conversations that up until now had stayed between them over a couple cocktails! We pull back the curtain to what it's like covering MLS – on and off the field.

Not many people are as close to Major League Soccer’s players, coaches and fans as MLSsoccer.com’s Jillian Sakovits and Susannah Collins. Whether it’s on the sidelines or working on a feature story, they spend much of the season on the road and interacting with the newsmakers of the league. With 9 seasons of MLS experience between them and the closest of friends, Jill & Susannah invite you to pull up a chair and be a part of the conversations that up until now had stayed between them over a couple cocktails! We pull back the curtain to what it's like covering MLS – on and off the field.
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United States

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Not many people are as close to Major League Soccer’s players, coaches and fans as MLSsoccer.com’s Jillian Sakovits and Susannah Collins. Whether it’s on the sidelines or working on a feature story, they spend much of the season on the road and interacting with the newsmakers of the league. With 9 seasons of MLS experience between them and the closest of friends, Jill & Susannah invite you to pull up a chair and be a part of the conversations that up until now had stayed between them over a couple cocktails! We pull back the curtain to what it's like covering MLS – on and off the field.

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@mls

Language:

English


Episodes

The One Where WE Celebrate WITH the U.S. Women’s National Team

6/14/2019
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On Episode 4, Susannah dishes on Josef Martinez's moves, Jill and Charles Barkley might be the same person, and a rarity on "Here For This." We want to know if you're here for the Women's World Cup celebration heard round the world. Plus, special guest Heath Pearce joins the show live from Paris and lets us into the mind of Bob Bradley and Austin FC makes history.

Duration:00:34:15

The One Where Lori Lindsey Shares her World Cup Wisdom

6/4/2019
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On Episode 3, Jill and Susannah share some behind the scenes moments from their recent travels and call out Zlatan for not sending them swag. Former USWNT midfielder, Lori Lindsey joins the show to discuss which teams to watch in the Women’s World Cup, THAT comeback against Brazil in 2011, and her role in Megan Rapinoe’s decision to come out publicly.

Duration:00:32:19

The One Where Peter Vermes almost brought Zlatan to SKC

5/21/2019
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Episode 2 - Susannah and Jill discuss shorts protocol, and Zlatan's new beauty product. Sporting Kansas City's Manager & Sporting Director Peter Vermes joins the show to talk about why Benny Feilhaber brings the "cajones" the team needs right now and plays a little game of MLS Coach Superlatives.

Duration:00:31:49

The one where Dax McCarty divulges on daddy duty

5/7/2019
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On episode #1, Jill and Susannah let you know how to properly say Derby and let you know if they are “here for this” on teams trolling each other on Twitter. Chicago Fire’s Dax McCarty joins the show to discuss recently becoming a father and how MLS teams no longer can rely on a big second half of the season to make a playoff run.

Duration:00:33:58

MLS: The Call-Up - Trailer

5/2/2019
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Are you here for this? Looking for unfiltered and off the cuff reactions to man buns and player rants? Wanting to get more from the personalities in Major League Soccer? Jillian Sakovits & Susannah Collins have you covered! Not many people get as close to the game - players, coaches and fans - as these two, who are also the closest of friends. With 9 seasons of MLS experience between them there is no shortage of stories, takes and laughs. Susannah & Jill invite you to pull up a chair and...

Duration:00:03:07