World Soccer Talk: Premier League, MLS, Champions League, EFL and more
First impressions of Peacock streaming big games

First impressions of Peacock streaming big games

September 17, 2020

Premier League breaks a record on US TV, we reveal which long-time commentator is leaving ESPN, Copa Libertadores returns to US television and springs a surprise, ESPN announces plans for brand-new Bundesliga season, and more in episode 190.

Amazon and Roku causing Premier League problems

Amazon and Roku causing Premier League problems

September 10, 2020

We tell you everything you need to know about Peacock TV, we reveal a massive announcement from World Soccer Talk, our thoughts on ABC’s coverage of the UEFA Nations League, and why Leeds United are the team to watch this season. All in episode 189.

EPL changes at NBC, Spurs’ Amazon film, and more women’s soccer on TV

EPL changes at NBC, Spurs’ Amazon film, and more women’s soccer on TV

September 3, 2020

How European soccer is taking over soccer in the USA, soccer fans in US celebrate the return of the Scottish league, more NWSL games are coming to CBS, is Tottenham’s new documentary ALL or NOTHING? Plus much more on episode 188.

College football’s loss could be soccer’s gain

College football’s loss could be soccer’s gain

August 27, 2020

Why college football’s loss could be soccer’s gain, how the Premier League is caught in the middle of a tech vs. media giant war, Bleacher Report is back again for soccer rights, we debate if MLS should try to appeal to soccer fans or American sports fans, and who needs Messi more to boost their TV ratings. Episode 187.

Big moves for Bundesliga, MLS and Premier League

Big moves for Bundesliga, MLS and Premier League

August 20, 2020

ESPN releases more details about their Bundesliga coverage, how Bleacher Report is a sure-bet to get MLS TV rights, we reveal which Premier League analyst is leaving NBC Sports, CBS All Access is getting a new name, and we have a new clue, and more. Episode 186.

Interview with CBS Sports’ Pete Radovich about UEFA club soccer coverage

Interview with CBS Sports’ Pete Radovich about UEFA club soccer coverage

August 20, 2020

Special-edition features an interview with Pete Radovich, CBS Sports' Coordinating Producer of UEFA. 

During the interview, Radovich discusses:

• Whether the London studio will be part of CBS's future studio coverage,
• How they were able to hire so many big names,
• What it means for Drury and Tyldesley to be calling games,
• How his experience as a soccer fan meant a bigger push for Europa League coverage,
• What some of the future plans are for Champions League coverage next season.

CBS will force NBC and ESPN to raise their game

CBS will force NBC and ESPN to raise their game

August 13, 2020

Why we believe CBS will force NBC & ESPN to have to raise their game, how the MLS Final did in the TV ratings, what we make of CBS going into the 2nd week of coverage, the latest news about Scottish, Portuguese and Belgian rights, news about Ted Lasso coming to TV. All this and more in episode 184.

First impressions of CBS’ UEFA coverage

First impressions of CBS’ UEFA coverage

August 6, 2020

Our first impressions of CBS’ UEFA coverage, the innovations we love from the MLS Is Back tournament, Nicolas Anelka comes to Netflix, Brazilian league returns to the United States and more on episode 183.

US media’s bias against soccer, MLS Is Back TV coverage and CBS’ Champions League plans

US media’s bias against soccer, MLS Is Back TV coverage and CBS’ Champions League plans

July 30, 2020

CBS scores a home run with NWSL, how MLS TV ratings did in the Knockout Stage, our take on CBS’s Champions League schedule, latest update from the Scottish Premiership, what we thought of the Premier League's Championship Sunday and more. Episode 182.

Our love for soccer grows stronger even when US media ignores it

Our love for soccer grows stronger even when US media ignores it

July 23, 2020

In episode 181, we dive into the wacky world of the English Championship final day, what MLS TV ratings tell us about soccer in the U.S., news about the future of the Scottish Premiership on US TV, Liga MX makes its return this weekend, and more.

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