Even a rather embarrassing CONCACAF Champions League exit, some red cards, and a couple of league defeats since Episode 143 can’t put the RC crew in a bad mood. John Marshall, Michael McColl, Niko Moreno, and Ari Liljenwall all stop by to talk about the most controversial decisions of the past week as well as to preview the coming weekend’s Cascadia contests.
Portland travel to Dallas in search of a first positive result of the season – Ed Pham gives his take on a possible Timbers lineup as the group speculates on what game plan could take a result. Meanwhile in Vancouver, the Whitecaps host the only home game in the region this weekend as LA Galaxy stop by BC Place on Saturday night. Ola Kamara and a host of other starters are unavailable for Sigi Schmid, and we explore how Vancouver can take advantage of the situation with both Michael McColl and John Marshall. A review of the World Cup host situation also features in Episode 144.
02:00 – VWFC: Waston’s red, World Cup bid saga, LA Galaxy preview
21:00 – PTFC: FC Dallas preview + does Adi need to help press on defense?
38:00 – SSFC: Niko Moreno on CCL exit & season aspirations, Ari Liljenwall on current level of worry in Seattle