We've put a lot of thought into this, and we're confident that Bruce Arena is the right choice to replace Jurgen Klinsmann as the US Men's National Team coach. And so the first 38 minutes of this show are dedicated to examining the appointment from every angle. Disagree with US Soccer's decision? Listen in and see if we can change your mind.
At 38:51 we explain why we both spent Tuesday morning playing FUTCHI soccer while dressed as Santa.
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At 43:09 we analyze Montreal Impact's 3-2 win over Toronto on the first leg of the MLS Eastern Conference Final, with a close look at Michael Bradley's defensive work.
At 55:45 we look at the Seattle Sounder's 2-1 over Colorado Rapids, with an exciting Jermain Jones passing innovation and a great reaction goal from Jordan Morris.
At 1:06:15 (yep, this was a long show) we catch up with some promising young players in the TSS Scouting Network, including three players from Borussia Dortmund's 8-4 win (!!!) over Legia Warsaw, an Alex Iwobi Arsenal update, and a check-in with Erdal Rakip at Malmo FF.
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