NESN's Marcus O'Mard and Marc DiBenedetto discuss and break down all the latest matches, news, and notes from around the world of soccer
Revolution Prepare For MLS Cup Playoffs; How Germany Hit Rock Bottom | NESN Soccer Podcast Ep. 100
In this episode of the "NESN Soccer Podcast," Marc DiBenedetto and Marcus O'Mard preview the New England Revolution's MLS Cup Playoffs run and hear from head coach Bruce Arena and goalkeeper Matt Turner ahead of their play-in round matchup against the Montreal Impact. Then, DiBenedetto and O'Mard discuss the state of Germany's national team and head coach Joachim Low's future after they suffered their worst loss in 89 years.
Does Joe Gomez's Injury Doom Liverpool? Is Ronaldo Looking To Leave Juventus? | Ep. 99
In this episode of the "NESN Soccer Podcast," Marc DiBenedetto and Marcus O'Mard discuss Liverpool's Joe Gomez and what his knee injury means for the defending Premier League champions. Plus, O'Mard dissects some cryptic comments surrounding Cristiano Ronaldo and his relationship with Juventus. Finally, DiBenedetto tells you why Scotland is playing themselves back into relevance on the international stage.
Excited For USMNT’s Return? Should Manchester United Keep Ole Gunnar Solskjaer? | Ep. 98
In this episode of the "NESN Soccer Podcast," Marc DiBenedetto and Marcus O'Mard take a deep dive into the youthful, star-studded U.S. men's national team squad for their upcoming games against Wales and Panama. O'Mard also shares why Ole Gunnar Solskjaer might be running out of time at Manchester United. Finally, DiBenedetto and O'Mard bring you the Zlatan Quote Of The Week and preview their "Games of the Weekend."
Barcelona Board Falls; Pep Guardiola’s Murky Future | Ep. 97
In this episode of the "NESN Soccer Podcast," Marc DiBenedetto and Marcus O'Mard discuss Josep Maria Bartomeu's resignation as FC Barcelona president and bombshell European Super League announcment. O'Mard then explains how Manchester City's struggles might be the result of uncertainty over manager Pep Guardiola's future. Will Guardiola and Lionel Messi reunite at Barcelona or Manchester City? Finally, DiBenedetto and O'Mard preview their "Games of the Weekend."
Will Virgil Van Dijk's Injury Doom Liverpool? Inside Mesut Ozil Vs. Arsenal | Ep. 96
In this episode of the "NESN Soccer Podcast," Marc DiBenedetto and Marcus O'Mard discuss Virgil van Dijk's devastating ACL injury and what it means for Liverpool's Premier League title defense. Then, O'Mard offers insight into how Uighur Muslims in China might cost him the remainder of his Arsenal career. Finally, the duo quickly preview El Clasico and decide whether Real Madrid or Barcelona need a victory more.
Impact Of Cristiano Ronaldo's Positive COVID-19 Test; Neymar Chases Pele's Record | Ep. 95
In this episode of the "NESN Soccer Podcast," Marc DiBenedetto and Marcus O'Mard discuss Cristiano Ronaldo's coronavirus diagnosis and the pandemic's effect on the soccer world. They also break down break down Neymar's passing of Ronaldo and chase for Pele's Brazil goals record. Finally, O'Mard offers insight into Freddy Adu's journeyman soccer career and move to Sweden's Osterlen FF.