CONCACAF Champions League New Format

Featured image curtesy of CONCACAF There is a change brewing in to the CONCACAF Champions League format.  In the old system the bids were organized as follows: North America Mexico: 4 (Champions of Apertura, Runner-up of Apertura, Champions of Clausura, and the Runner-up from Clausura) United States/Canada: 4 (MLS Cup winners, Supporters Shield (best …

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 …