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On this episode of the TSS we talk US U-23′s. Specifically, their game against El Salvador and their failure to qualify for this year’s Olympics. How bad is this for US Soccer? Who is to blame? What were, if any, the bright spots? And after what feels like an eternity, Freddy Adu’s youth career officially […]

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The gang heads to the studio to inducts its newest member into the 3-6-1 Total Soccer Show Hall of Fame. Josh has a big smile on his face as we induct Tony Meola as our first goal keeper in the the group of Americans who have profoundly influenced soccer. Next we take a quick trip […]

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There is no doubt that the events in Egypt are extremely sad. If you would like to hear an interview that Bob Bradley, former USMNT coach and current Egyptian National team coach, did with Egyptian TV about the events click play below.

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First things first, the draft is being aired live on ESPN2/3 Thursday, January 12th at 12 pm est. If you aren’t excited about this year’s draft then watch the video below. [Via MLSsoccer.com] Still not excited, well then maybe some of the names that have been picked up in the draft will raise your interest. […]

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This weekend was the ‘apertura’ of the Mexican Clausura. As if that were not exciting enough, the first game of the season saw no less than three US internationals grace the pitch at the same time for Club Tijuana. The wee Edgar Castillo started the match for the Xoloitzcuintles de Caliente of Tijuana while Joe […]

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Fascinating video from Arizona, where Jurgen Klinsmann sits his current roster of players down on the floor and outlines his US Men’s National Team plans for the next two and half years. Nothing new here in terms of JK’s ideology, but it’s fascinating to hear Klinsmann express his ideas directly to players rather than via […]

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You want the USMNT to play a high tempo passing game Jurgen Klinsmann? Sacha Kljestan’s got you covered, complete with EuroDanceTrack: He’s basically the American Sergio Busquets, keeping the ball moving for Anderlecht. Plus, Sacha can play through balls like the one at the 1:50 mark of this video:

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The guys at Under Armour are releasing their new advertising campaign to try and pry their way into the soccer market in the US. Their first step is to attack diving in soccer. They not only mock it, but also throw out a few ideas on how to stop the ugly behavior that is hurting […]

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So, Week Two is in the books and Daryl Grove has pulled level with Joshtradamus. Albert remains winless, and will have further competition as Peyton wades into the mix. So, on to Week Three. This week, all the “wagers” pertain to our Game of the Week: Manchester City v Arsenal. So, here are the lines […]

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Week Two of the TSS Over/Under Segment is once again in the books, and what a competition it was. The FC Angelic Beautiful Team of Sweethearts (Barcelona) defeated the Spanish version of The Evil Empire (Real Madrid) in impressive style. Off the pitch, the battle raged in the TSS Sportsbook, as Daryl and Albert looked […]

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