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The best show covering everything from the US's premier second division, the USL. Your ears will thank you.

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The best show covering everything from the US's premier second division, the USL. Your ears will thank you.

    The USL Show Episode 17

    The USL Show Episode 17

    Alan and Ryan are joined by Matt Pollard of Last Word on Sports to cover aaaaallllllll the massive news that dropped this week, though Ryan isn’t impressed. Topics covered include:



    * The Jeff Rueter article in The Athletic covering a European schedule, pro/rel within the league, and MLS2 sides staying and ultimately leaving

    * matchups from the previous and upcoming week



    The USL Show Episode 17

    You can follow the show hosts to get all of their hot takes (let them know what you think):



    * Alan – @aunderwood48 on twitter

    * Evan – @SpeakEvanSpeak on twitter

    * Phill – @phillgrooms on twitter

    * Pony – @USL_Pony on twitter

    * Ryan – @ILM_Ryan on twitter



    Las Vegas Lights FC give away two leads, lose to Real Monarchs SLC



    A Light Preview: Las Vegas Lights FC travel to face the struggling Real Monarchs SLC



    The USL Show Episode 16 w/ Josh Hakala



     

    The USL Show Episode 16 w/ Josh Hakala

    The USL Show Episode 16 w/ Josh Hakala

    In episode 16 of The USL Show, Josh Hakala of thecup.us joins us to talk about the newly announced 2022 US Open Cup. We chat about those details as well as the interesting survey from US Soccer that was exposed by Chris Kessell. Chris also mentioned the impending CCL berth due to the cancelling of the Open Cup in both 2020 and 2021.

    Video version: https://youtu.be/DJz8zGBaU6w

    The USL Show Episode 16

    You can follow the show hosts to get all of their hot takes (let them know what you think):



    * Alan – @aunderwood48 on twitter

    * Evan – @SpeakEvanSpeak on twitter

    * Phill – @phillgrooms on twitter

    * Pony – @USL_Pony on twitter

    * Ryan – @ILM_Ryan on twitter



    How the USL Championship’s Return-to-Play protocols relate to COVID-19 vaccinations



    All Toros, No Bull: RGVFC return to Texas with three points after a win over Orange County



    S3 E035 – We Want Nava – Talking New Mexico United



     

    The USL Show Episode 15

    The USL Show Episode 15

    It’s Episode 15 of the USL Show Ryan and Evan talk some transaction news, the perils of holding banners above parking garages in Charlotte and who the USL is sending to the gold cup in this week’s breezy, two man show.

    The USL Show Episode 15

    You can follow the show hosts to get all of their hot takes (let them know what you think):



    * Alan – @aunderwood48 on twitter

    * Evan – @SpeakEvanSpeak on twitter

    * Phill – @phillgrooms on twitter

    * Pony – @USL_Pony on twitter

    * Ryan – @ILM_Ryan on twitter



    The USL Show Episode 14 w/ Mark Cartwright, USL Sporting Director



    All Toros, No Bull: After a win over El Paso, RGVFC hit the road to face Bold FC



    Musovski’s early goal is enough for Las Vegas Lights FC to defeat Tacoma



     

    The USL Show Episode 14 w/ Mark Cartwright, USL Sporting Director

    The USL Show Episode 14 w/ Mark Cartwright, USL Sporting Director

    This week on episode 14 of the USL Show we feature Mark Cartwright, who was recently announced as the USL’s first ever Sporting Director. Mark and Phill go over what his role entails, what he hopes to build on, and even what he hopes to improve as the league navigates the stormy lower leagues of US Soccer.

    The USL Show Episode 14

    You can follow the show hosts to get all of their hot takes (let them know what you think):



    * Alan – @aunderwood48 on twitter

    * Evan – @SpeakEvanSpeak on twitter

    * Phill – @phillgrooms on twitter

    * Pony – @USL_Pony on twitter

    * Ryan – @ILM_Ryan on twitter



    All Toros, No Bull: After a win over El Paso, RGVFC hit the road to face Bold FC



    Musovski’s early goal is enough for Las Vegas Lights FC to defeat Tacoma



    A Light Preview: Lights FC face Tacoma as they look to end a two-match home skid



     

    The USL Show Episode 13 w/ The Plastics

    The USL Show Episode 13 w/ The Plastics

    The Plastics come through and let it fly in the only way they know how, honestly and without cutting corners. It’s a super constructive, heavily derailed and then maybe derailed again episode, so have the airpods in or the house to yourself.

    We’ll talk:

    -why teams are able to do so much better than the league at pride

    -lived experience vs resumes

    -soccer dads

    -unhealthy spending habits

    -Petco dog tags

    -the advantages of having a 5000 seat stadium And then some?

    Give it a listen, tell us what you think or go over to @ThePlastics_SG and tell them who your soccer dad is

    The USL Show Episode 13

    You can follow the show hosts to get all of their hot takes (let them know what you think):



    * Alan – @aunderwood48 on twitter

    * Evan – @SpeakEvanSpeak on twitter

    * Phill – @phillgrooms on twitter

    * Pony – @USL_Pony on twitter

    * Ryan – @ILM_Ryan on twitter



    All Toros, No Bull: RGVFC set to face Locomotive FC for Mountain Division supremacy



    The USL Show Episode 12 w/ Dan Egner



    Lights FC undone again in the second half vs. Loyal SC



     

    The USL Show Episode 12 w/ Dan Egner

    The USL Show Episode 12 w/ Dan Egner

    Dan Egner, former general manager of the USL 2019 champions Real Monarchs, joins the show to share background information and opinions about the freshly announced MLS 3rd division league that will begin in 2022.

    The USL Show Episode 12

    You can follow the show hosts to get all of their hot takes (let them know what you think):



    * Alan – @aunderwood48 on twitter

    * Evan – @SpeakEvanSpeak on twitter

    * Phill – @phillgrooms on twitter

    * Pony – @USL_Pony on twitter

    * Ryan – @ILM_Ryan on twitter



    Lights FC undone again in the second half vs. Loyal SC



    The USL Show Episode 11



    The USL Show Episode 10 w/ Kevin Johnston of Soctakes



     

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
30 Ratings

30 Ratings

80s Hard Rockin' ,

Can’t Every Game - so get USL Highlights here

Good overview of what you need to know going on in USL Champo. Sometimes audio quality/internet issues but a needed show if you have a team you support in USL or just care about US soccer.

letsgoi ,

Great USL Pod

Has everything you can want from a USL podcast! Love hearing about a soccer league growing in America. Just wish the host didn’t hate so much on Vegas

Sparky 12 ,

The ridiculousness is real!

This show is the perfect mix of information and humor, love listening every week.

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