Expansive discussion with one of our favorite writers and podcasters - Jon Townsend. We chat about Clint Irwin. The U.S. Open Cup. Promoting an open system in the United States. Harpos FC. Tim Howard. Marvell Wynne v. Cristiano Ronaldo. Supporting local soccer. MLS - NASL - USL. Homegrown Academies and the pay to play model. The college soccer system and the NCAA. We also mention that Marvell Wynne likes cats.
Christian Pulisic. Jordan Morris. Werder Bremen. Harpos FC. Bruce Arena the dissenter? NASL expansion talk, and commissioner Bill Peterson debates championship leagues vs. reserve leagues.
Black holes exist in Colorado! We're just telling you what we heard. Clint Irwin was shipped off to Toronto FC. The last Colorado Rapids supporter is left fuming! We talk Jordan Morris and Werder Bremen. Eric Wynalda hopes an NASL team wins the U.S. Open Cup. Marco Pappa falls on a knife. Merritt Paulson isn't a fan of Jurgen and/or Andy Herzog.
We check in with Paul, the host of ATL Gorilla Talk and member of the NASL Atlanta Trust in this episode. The conversation traverses a few peaks and valleys as we cover Atlanta, USSF, supporter movements, Pro/Rel, the recent developments from the Sting Trust in Chicago, and illegal poaching.
Atlanta Silverbacks will be playing unplugged in 2016. MLS Combine talk and the questions we would have asked. Super Draft of years past. Peter No-Wak. Chicago Sting. Rochester Rhinos. Harpos FC will wait for their opponent in the first round of the US Open Cup. Haji Wright signs with NY Cosmos.
Happy New Year! The guys start with their footie resolutions. Also on the docket; Jordan Morris. Canadian talk including how Canadians need to relish their Canadianness with their own league! NPSL expansion talk along with San Diego to MLS rumors. Bleacher Report's 100 players to watch in 2016. Ashley Cole. LAFC is pink, or at least it should be. and Paul the Octopus was killed by a German crime syndicate.