Episode 421 – The AFTN Soccer Show (Fall Like A Domino – The MLS Cup is set, Alphonso Davies, awards season in full flow, Forge try to make history, David Edgar retires, Paul Varian book)
The latest AFTN Soccer Show is out for another packed show of Major League Soccer and Canadian soccer chat.
We kick things off with a look at the two MLS Conference finals and set up Saturday’s MLS Cup. Plus with it being awards season we talk about the trophies handed out by MLS, the CPL, and Canada Soccer and hear from Alphonso Davies, Stephen Hart, Kyle Bekker, Triston Henry, and Mo Farsi..
We also look at Forge FC’s quest for success in the CONCACAF League, hear from head coach Bobby Smyrniotis, talk about David Edgar’s retirement, and hear from the man himself.
Plus we also chat with Paul Varian about his new book “Don’t Blame The Soccer Parents” and The Vandals feature in this week’s Wavelength.
Here’s the rundown for the main segments from the episode:
01.50: The MLS Cup final is all set
34.55: CPL awards with audio from Stephen Hart, Kyle Bekker, Triston Henry, and Mo Farsi
64.56: Canada Soccer awards handed out featuring a chat with Alphonso Davies
88.36: Paul Varian interview about his new book “Don’t Blame The Soccer Parents”
112.50: Wavelength – The Vandals – Soccer Mom
119.15: Forge FC still searching for CONCACAF glory
136.58: David Edgar retires featuring a chat with the man himself
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A 2020 MLS Cup watchalong, as the AFTN crew chat about a number of issues affecting Vancouver Whitecaps and Major League Soccer as a whole, as well as Columbus victory over Seattle. Light hearted and in-depth. Great interviews and chat. Keep it up! It’s not been a great season for the Whitecaps, but listening to this every week certainly helps feel connected to the club and like things may be looking up for next season!