The Knittel brothers discuss the new offside law, the new USSF president, Liga MX suspending pro/rel and more.

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Stories & topics discussed in this episode:

Segment 1
- New offside rule discussion after Liverpool vs Tottenham match (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/football/2018/02/04/liverpool-vs-tottenham-hotspur-live-score-updates/)
- Willian is Richarlison's mentor (https://www.express.co.uk/sport/football/914654/Watford-Chelsea-Premier-League-Richarlison-Score-Willian)

Segment 2
- Issues with Miami MLS stadium (http://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article197979644.html)
- New US Soccer President Carlos Cordeiro (https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/dcunited/carlos-cordeiro-elected-president-of-us-soccer-on-3rd-ballot/2018/02/10/c0b18590-0e89-11e8-998c-96deb18cca19_story.html?utm_term=.2f83c25f4066)
- Geoff Cameron Players Tribune article (https://www.theplayerstribune.com/geoff-cameron-what-must-change-in-u-s-soccer/)

Segment 3 
- Mexico considering suspending promotion & relegation (http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2018/02/07/liga-mx-to-consider-suspending-pro-rel/)
- Las Vegas Lights offering $100 chips to each player if the team scores 3 goals in a home win (http://www.lasvegaslightsfc.com/news_article/show/884191?referrer_id=2988909)

Others mentioned
- Referee eats candy thrown on the pitch during Bundesliga match (https://gfycat.com/SmartAmpleAmoeba)
- Worst Misses (https://www.fourfourtwo.com/us/features/ranked-11-most-horrific-misses-football)
- Non-League Mystery Tours (https://www.nonleaguetours.co.uk/)

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Posted on Feb 11, 2018 05:38 PM

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The Knittel brothers discuss Arsenal's transfer window, MLS roster drama, an MLS v Liga MX Champion playoff, and more.

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Stories & topics discussed in this episode:

Segment 1
- Ozil resigned with Arsenal (https://twitter.com/bbcsport_david/status/958674358091894784)
- Auba to Arsenal, Bats to Dortmund, Giroud to Chelsea (https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/arsenal-pay-chelseas-michy-batshuayi-loan-fee-to-seal-56m-deal-for-pierreemerick-aubameyang-a3754216.html)
- LAFC partnered with YouTube to broadcast their matches (https://www.sporttechie.com/lafc-youtube-tv-partnership-unprecedented-us-pro-sports/)

Segment 2
- Jack Harrison to Man City - then loaned out to Middlesbrough (https://www.mlssoccer.com/post/2018/01/30/wiebe-theres-nothing-not-about-jack-harrisons-move-england)
- MLS preseason roster drama with Lee Nguyen (https://www.mlssoccer.com/post/2018/01/26/ne-holdout-lee-nguyen-breaks-silence-reiterates-desire-leave-revs) & Cyle Larin (http://www.espn.com/soccer/orlando-city-sc/story/3365277/orlando-city-secures-transfer-fee-from-besiktas-for-cyle-larin)

Segment 3 
- MLS Champion vs Liga MX Champion match (https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/soccer-insider/wp/2018/01/30/mls-and-liga-mx-in-talks-about-annual-match-between-champions/?utm_term=.33b29454fba1)
- Geoff Cameron said Bruce Arena is the reason the US didn't qualify for the World Cup (https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/31/sports/soccer/geoff-cameron-stoke-city.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Fsoccer)

Others mentioned
- Nathaniel Clyne disrespected on TV (https://www.fourfourtwo.com/features/liverpools-nathaniel-clyne-appears-dreadful-american-reality-tv-show)
- US Soccer presidential election next Saturday, February 10 (https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/76482/us-soccer-presidential-election-how-the-candida.html)

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Posted on Feb 05, 2018 03:44 PM

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In this video, I discuss the history of position numbers in soccer from the British/English speaking soccer world. I walk you through position numbering starting with Herbert Chapman in the 1920s and then discuss how the numbers evolved with the changing formations over the decades.

Hope you like it and you can find more videos like this on The Soccer Tavern YouTube Channel.

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Posted on Feb 02, 2018 10:13 AM

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The Knittel brothers discuss Beckham finally getting his MLS team in Miami, Leeds United’s awful crest, Zidane on the hot seat, and more.

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Stories & topics discussed in this episode:
Segment 1
- North American World Cup bid issues (http://www.philly.com/philly/sports/soccer/20180123_ap_021a55b3ac01420bb97820302b76447b.html)
- MLS officially back in Miami (https://www.si.com/soccer/2018/01/24/miami-mls-expansion-franchise-david-beckham-stadium)
- Tabla transferred from Montreal Impact to FC Barcelona (https://www.mlssoccer.com/post/2018/01/25/montreal-impact-transfer-ballou-tabla-fc-barcelona)

Segment 2
- Dropping concession prices resulted in more sales for Atlanta teams (https://twitter.com/darrenrovell/status/956527661563764736)
- Leeds United unveiled a new crest and then took it back after negative reaction (https://twitter.com/LUFC/status/956134990638596097)
- Alexis Sanchez unveiling video (https://youtu.be/oNPbJOsVMMo)
- Sanchez missed a drug test because of the move too (https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/26/aleixs-sanchez-missed-drug-test-arsenal-arsene-wenger-manchester-united)

Segment 3 
- Neymar or Hazard to Real Madrid this summer (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/football/2018/01/25/psg-insist-neymar-will-not-move-bernabeu-raising-spectre-fresh/)
- Zidane on the hot seat (https://www.si.com/soccer/2018/01/25/under-pressure-real-madrid-boss-zinedine-zidane-admits-job-isnt-secure-after-copa-del-rey-exit)
- Soccer commentary in different languages for the domestic league has different interpretations (https://www.theguardian.com/football/these-football-times/2018/jan/25/italian-football-premier-league-serie-a-language)

Others mentioned
- USMNT vs Bosnia Match
- Phil Neville appointed Manager of English Women’s team without any experience (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/football/2018/01/25/phil-neville-given-england-women-job-applicants-pulled-race/)

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Posted on Jan 29, 2018 09:40 AM

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The Knittel brothers are joined by Christian Sandler to discuss Sean Dyche eating worms, Ronaldo being even vainer than we thought, the Union finally making moves in MLS, & more.

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Stories & topics discussed in this episode:
Segment 1
- Chelsea fan on pitch confronts ref. Norwich player hands fan his dropped cigarettes (https://youtu.be/zg60j9gDxVg)
- Sean Dyche doesn’t eat worms (http://www.bbc.com/sport/football/42738800)
- Alexis Sanchez’s United deal (https://twitter.com/5liveSport/status/954069617382535168) & transfer details (https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jan/22/alexis-sanchez-joins-manchester-united-henrikh-mkhitaryan-arsenal)

Segment 2
- Ronaldo checking out his cut with an iPhone (https://streamable.com/yex7z)
- Chelsea rumored to be interested in Andy Carroll, Peter Crouch, Ashley Barnes, & possibly other mediocre English strikers too. Why?
- Goretzka has signed with Bayern, but he needs to finish the season with Schalke (https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/transfer-news/p-off-schalke-fans-tell-11890258)

Segment 3 
- Atlanta continues to make moves in MLS (http://www.espn.com/soccer/soccer-transfers/story/3353284/atlanta-united-completes-mls-record-deal-for-ezequiel-barco)
- The Union are finally making moves (http://www.espn.com/soccer/major-league-soccer/story/3353258/chicago-fire-trade-winger-david-accam-to-philadelphia-union)
- Trading in MLS from the players’ perspective (https://twitter.com/soccermusings/status/954891774673133568)

Others mentioned
- Christian Sandler’s article on Andre Blake (http://www.phillysoccerpage.net/2018/01/18/andre-blake-is-not-the-answer/)

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Posted on Jan 23, 2018 08:56 AM

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