What's up Internet? This week, Last Word SC Radio is back. Rachael and Matt recap the last Friday's news dump. We discuss MLS, USL, and the NWSL putting out plans to have facilities and fields open for players on an individual basis. We extrapolate out the path forward to playing games. Then we take a look at the decision regarding the USWNT lawsuit and the fallout it could have.
What's up Internet? This week on Last Word SC Radio, Matt and Rachael are back with some actual soccer news. We discuss the rescheduled Olympics as the 2020 Summer Olympics will now take place in 2021. This could impact the older veteran USWNT players as well as how much time the younger players have to adjust.
We discuss the impact on the USMNT as well. With the U-23 roster rules, several key players for the Men's Olympic team will be too old to participate per the rules unless they take up one of the overage roster spots. Then there's the issue of the Gold Cup next summer, meaning the federation, Jason Kreis, Gregg Berhalter, and the players' club teams have some decisions to make.
We discuss all of the above and come up with some solutions and hypothetical ideas.
What's up Internet? This week on Last Word SC Radio, Blayne Riffle joins the show to discuss the U.S. Soccer meltdown we've seen in the last week. Matt and Rachael discuss COVID-19 bringing MLS and the Sports World to a halt. Then the trio discusses the U.S. Soccer litigation papers being made public, the fallout from the legal arguments, Carlos Cordeiro stepping down, and what's next for the Federation.
What's up Internet? This week on Last Word Soccer Club Radio, Matt and Dan wing it with not much to talk about. We discuss the USWNT beating Costa Rica and Panama by a combined 14-0 in Olympic Qualifying. The lads acknowledge the existence of a 1-0 win for the USMNT against Costa Rica. Oh and Matt mentioned the CBA but is still pessimistic.
Then Dan sends us down a silly MLS Twitter rabbit hole. We have some fun discussing some 2020 MLS Cup odds from betting agencies. The guys have hot takes for who's a good bet and a bad one and have a few laughs towards the bottom end of the list.
What's up Internet? This week on Last Word SC Radio, Dan, Rachael, and Matt have another preseason show. We talk national teams: Rachael's got the lowdown on the USWNT Olympic Qualifiers and CONCACAF in general. We discuss the relevance or lack there of of the USMNT friendly this week against Costa Rica. Also, Matt's freaking out about the MLS Collective Bargaining Agreement expiring this week.
What's up Internet? This week on Last Word SC, Rachael joins Matt again for a full MLS Playoff preview. We start off with some rants about the state of the United States Men's National Team and the embarrassing loss to Canada this week. The due breaks down every MLS Cup Playoff game this weekend from both sides with predictions. We then take a look at the NWSL playoffs as well.
What's up Internet? This week on Last Word SC Radio, Matt and Dan are talking all things United States Men's National Team. We discuss the roster, expectations for this international window, and the two matches they have.
Then we bring back the MLS Playoff DEFCON Ratings, looking at teams in both conferences and breaking down their playoff hopes. We finish with Weekend and USMNT Pick 'Ems.