On this episode, Tyler and Simon discuss Whitecaps FC's signing of Costa Rican international Christian Bolanos and where he fits in as the 'Caps open training camp.
Plus we'll hear from the Whitecaps head coach Carl Robinson along with David Ousted, Pedro Morales, Jordan Harvey, Kendall Waston, Kekuta Manneh, among others.
All that and the latest from around MLS on the January 24th version of Soccer Talk!
On the Jan 15th episode, Tyler and Simon discuss Whitecaps FC's three selections in the MLS SuperDraft. Plus, their rumoured signing of Costa Rican international Christian Bolanos.
Injuries are playing a factor in Manchester United's campaign this season, while Leicester City have been almost injury free. Metrotown Physio's Marc Rizzardo discusses why that may be and also what the 'Caps would be looking for when doing a medical exam on a possible signing.
All that and more on the January 15th version of Soccer Talk!
This week, Tyler and Simon discuss this week’s MLS SuperDraft and what Vancouver Whitecaps FC may plan to do on Thursday. Will the ‘Caps make a trade to move up from the 16th overall pick? Will they select the most ‘MLS-ready’ player or address a positional need like right back with their 1st Round pick?
Canada Soccer have opened up seats in the upper tier of BC Place for Canada’s crucial World Cup qualifier versus Mexico in March. Will it be full of more fans wearing Canadian red or Mexican green?
Tyler and Simon also discussed the potential impact that the struggling Canadian economy may have on the country’s five professional clubs and the possible launch of a new Canadian domestic league in the near future.
All that and more on the January 13th version of Soccer Talk!
Soccer Talk with Tyler Green and Simon Fudge is back for 2016 with a January 5th edition - presented by Metrotown Orthopedic & Sports Physiotherapy and Destination Mazda, as they broadcast from the Barber and Co studios.
This week, Tyler and Simon discuss new Whitecaps signing Masato Kudo, the impending returning of Cristian ‘The Bug’ Techera, and other potential offseason moves. This year’s MLS SuperDraft takes place next week. Does Carl Robinson have an eye on another ‘Tim Parker’-like selection?
There is talk about recent events around MLS. Have Montreal Impact fans already seen the last of Didier Drogba? Are traditional powerhouse LA Galaxy a more diminished force after seeing Omar Gonzalez leave for Mexico this offseason.
Tyler and Simon also discuss the high-profile managerial merry-go-around in Europe. Where will Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola end up next? Can Zinedine Zidane emulate his illustrious playing career in the coaching world after taking over at Real Madrid this week?
All that and more on the first 2016 version of Soccer Talk!
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Soccer Talk with Tyler Green and Simon Fudge is back for the December 17th edition - presented by Metrotown Orthopedic & Sports Physiotherapy Physio and Destination Mazda, as they broadcast from the Barber and Co. studios.
This week, Tyler and Simon discuss what potential player moves look set to occur with Vancouver Whitecaps FC and what acquisition routes are the best options for Carl Robinson’s side this offseason.
Tyler and Simon also look at Toronto FC’s free agent acquisition in centre back Drew Moor and what the Montreal Impact need to do to strengthen for 2016. With the Re-Entry Draft process now complete, there is a closer look at the latest moves around the league.
There is news regarding both of Canada’s national teams, the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 draw, and reaction to the firing of Jose Mourinho as Chelsea manager. Tyler and Simon also discuss why the FIFA Club World Cup has failed to spark the imagination this year.
All that and more on the December 17th version of Soccer Talk!
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Soccer Talk with Tyler Green and Simon Fudge is back for the December 9th edition - presented by Metrotown Orthopedic & Sports Physiotherapy Physio and Destination Mazda as they broadcast from the Barber and Co studios.
This week, Tyler and Simon break down Portland Timbers’ stunning victory in last Sunday’s MLS Cup final at Columbus Crew. We look at the impact that Portland’s win will have have on MLS and their Cascadia rivals Vancouver Whitecaps FC and Seattle Sounders FC.
Tyler and Simon also look at the early stages of the MLS offseason and what players might interest Whitecaps FC in free agency and the Re-Entry Draft process. Will a certain Will Johnson be making his way to Vancouver in 2016?
December means FIFA Club World Cup time! Is this year’s edition Barcelona’s title to lose in Japan? Tyler and Simon discuss that and what FIFA need to do to raise the profile of the annual competition. This includes Simon’s thoughts on why Canada should think of hosting the Club World Cup in the future.
There’s the scandal at FIFA & CONCACAF, plus UEFA Champions League talk. All that and more on the December 9th version of Soccer Talk!
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Tyler Green and Simon Fudge bring you Soccer Talk - presented by Metrotown Physio and Destination Mazda.
This week, Tyler and Simon break down the latest roster moves from Vancouver Whitecaps FC and we hear from head coach Carl Robinson.
Canadian Men's National team will play Mexico in Vancouver in March and the Soccer Talk crew break down the decision to do so.
All that and more on the December 6th version of Soccer Talk. www.facebook.com/soccertalkvan
A new episode of Soccer Talk is now available! Listen to the thoughts of Tyler Green and Simon Fudge, as they discuss Canada’s solid start to World Cup qualifying and why next spring’s big game versus Mexico should be held at BC Place.
You will also hear from members of the Canadian men’s national team - head coach Benito Floro, attacker Junior Holiett, and goalkeeper Milan Borjan.
We also discuss who should stay or who should go at Vancouver Whitecaps FC, as they look ahead to next season and building on a productive 2015 campaign.
Speaking of next season in MLS, we get the thoughts of former Arsenal and France star Patrick Vieira on his new appointment as head coach of New York City FC!
A new episode of Soccer Talk is now available! Listen to the thoughts of Tyler Green and Simon Fudge, as they discuss the conclusion of Whitecaps FC’s 2015 season, what potential moves may occur this offseason, and what we should expect from Carl Robinson’s side in 2016...
With Canada set to host Honduras in a crucial World Cup qualifier at BC Place, Tyler and Simon take a closer look at Benito Floro’s squad and their campaign to reach Russia 2018. Canadian National team member Cyle Larin discusses his MLS Rookie or the Year award and the match against Honduras, while Julian de Guzman talks about his dilemma as to whether he will play for Canada and Ottawa in upcoming World Cup qualifying and NASL Final… Plus hear the thoughts of former Canadian national team and Vancouver 86ers scoring legend John Catliff, ahead of Friday’s big game!
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Tyler Green and Simon Fudge break down what Vancouver Whitecaps FC need to do in order to get past Portland Timbers in the 2nd leg of their MLS playoff match-up.
Hear from Whitecaps head coach Carl Robinson and players Kendall Waston and David Ousted and also Timbers head coach Caleb Porter on this edition of Soccer Talk.
Soccer Talk with Tyler Green and Simon Fudge dive into the MLS playoffs and focus in on Whitecaps FC getting ready to host their first-ever MLS postseason match.
Soccer Talk host Tyler Green and cohost Simon Fudge look at Vancouver Whitecaps FC's decline in recent weeks, and how the club is limping into the MLS Playoffs.
Plus the duo discuss the CanM23's failed to qualify for the Rio Olympics and the CanMNT's friendly with Ghana with recent addition Junior Hoilett joining the squad.
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Vancouver Whitecaps FC have dropped their last three matches. Is it time to be concerned? What do they need to do in order to turn things around and where will Whitecaps FC finish?
Tyler Green and Simon Fudge discuss it all on Soccer Talk.
Tyler Green and Simon Fudge bring you a re-issue of Soccer Talk's radio documentary, The Men of '86.
On September 14th, 1985, the Canadian Men’s National team played Honduras in St. John’s, Newfoundland. They won the match 2-1 and qualified for the FIFA World Cup ’86 in Mexico.
Hear from head coach Tony Waiters, captain Bruce Wilson, plus Bob Lenarduzzi, Randy Samuel, Paul Dolan, Carl Valentine and Ian Bridge share their stories on how the team qualified and the celebration, making the World Cup roster, playing France and the lasting memories, all shared on Soccer Talk.
This week on Soccer Talk, host Tyler Green and cohost Simon Fudge talk about the Canadian Men's National Team advancing to the next round of World Cup qualifying, plus a preview of the Vancouver Whitecaps FC versus Colorado Rapids.
Tyler also chats with former 'Caps captain and US Men's National Team defender Jay DeMerit about his thoughts on the current Whitecaps squad, the US team and what are Portmanteau Stereo speakers?
That is all on this edition of Soccer Talk!
Tyler Green and Simon Fudge host Soccer Talk. This episode features Tyler and Simon discussing the busy August for Vancouver Whitecaps FC. Where does winning the Voyageurs Cup rank in 'Caps achievements and after re-signing Pedro Morales, who else should the Whitecaps lock down long term.
Plus, a discussion about the Canadian Men's National Team as they prepare to play Belize in World Cup qualifying.
Tyler Green and Simon Fudge talk Whitecaps FC after the 'Caps lost 4-3 against Sporting KC on Saturday night + comments from Kekuta Manneh.
Tyler and Simon also debate the Starting XI.
Tyler Green and Simon Fudge talk #WhitecapsFC and their play in #MLS, #CCL and #VoyageursCup + the Starting XI.
Tyler Green and Simon discuss the latest news from around the soccer world including Vancouver Whitecaps FC, CONCACAF Gold Cup and Pan Am Games.
Tyler Green and Simon Fudge discuss the latest Canadian Soccer and Vancouver Whitecaps FC news.
This edition of Soccer Talk has Tyler Green and Simon Fudge breaking down the FIFA Women's World Cup Final. We also hear from World Cup winners Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan talking USWNT. Plus Vancouver Whitecaps FC head coach Carl Robinson talks about his clubs defeat in Colorado on the weekend in MLS play.