CONCACAF Champions League Semifinals Preview

The route to the Club World Cup in the United Arab Emirates is getting exciting in the CONCACAF Region. CONCACAF is the collection of nations in North America (Canada, United States, and Mexico), Central America (Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama), the Caribbean (Cuba, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico*, …

The Red Beat Soccer Podcast Ep. 7 featuring Special Guest Dr. Simon Brandon-Lai

  Welcome to the final episode of the year folks. It’s been fun while it lasted, and this definitely isn’t the last you’ll hear from us. I will try to get something to work over the Spring semester so you aren’t left hanging. With today being the final episode we …

The Red Beat Soccer Podcast Ep. 6

  Hope everybody had a good break. I know we did, and we needed it. Kept us from tearing each other’s head off after that Per Mertesacker discussion. This week we covered the action from the past two weeks. Topics include: Recap of the past two weekends in the Premier …

The Red Beat Soccer Podcast Ep. 5

  Welcome back people. Thanks for staying with us through the dull week that was the international break. This episode was a ton of fun, littered with petty arguments. I busted Jake’s balls about how bad Toby Alderweireld is, among various other aspects of the poor excuse for a Premier …

The Red Beat Soccer Podcast Ep. 4

  Another week, another episode. Kind of a dull week with no domestic action this weekend, only WC Qualifiers and Friendlies.   This week we discussed: Review of last weekend’s PL action Which teams in the PL do and don’t need this international break WC Qualifiers preview   Much shorter episode …

The Red Beat Soccer Podcast Ep. 3 featuring Special Guest Dr. Justin Lovich

It’s that time again! Best day of the week. The weekend is finally here and so is your favorite podcast. This week’s topics include: Review of last weekend’s Premier League and midweek Champions League fixtures (0:31-8:44) Interview with Dr. Justin Lovich (8:45-49:40) Preview Gameweek 11 of the Premier League (49:41-1:07:58) …

The Red Beat Soccer Podcast Ep. 2

“TGIF”   What’s up guys. Week 2 of the pod.   This week’s topics include: Recap of last weekend’s games Pep Guardiola’s press conference Contender vs. Pretender Will Sunderland win a game this season? Dissected the 30-man Ballon d’Or shortlist Fact or fiction transfer rumors Preview of this weekend’s games …

World soccer power rankings

Soccer teams are very difficult to rank. Most leagues have one or two “Large clubs,” and the only time they play each other is in the champions league. Due to this, a result between clubs is not always a fair representation of how good they really are. Soccer is a crazy …

The Red Beat Soccer Podcast Ep. 1

Soccer fans rejoice!   Welcome to a brand new Red Beat production. In our first episode we reviewed action from last weekend’s Premier League fixtures and previewed the upcoming weekend’s games. We introduced a score-keeping system for predicting future games, so keep track at home yourself and let us know …