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#15: The Long Goodbye

The long-awaited but barely anticipated 15th episode of Four At The Back is available now, in which Dan Loney and I talk about the USA/Mexico game, Don Garber‘s decade as Commissioner of Major League Soccer, the just-completed “Summer of Soccer” and the future of our little show. Who knew Landon Donovan had Swine Flu? Not… (read more)

Episode #14: Beckham, Gold Cup, Open Cup, SuperLiga

So is David Beckham really a bad captain and teammate? And what will happen now that he’s due back in the States soon and will return to his contractually-obligated, short-term-stint MLS career next week against the Red Bulls in New York? Dan Loney and I will discuss that and other topics in the latest episode… (read more)

Episode #13 – Confederations Cup, XSL, Book Report and US Open Cup

Back after a week’s vacation, Dan Loney and I pick up with Episode 13 of Four At the Back by looking at the US Nats’ shocking run to the Confederations Cup final, the potential demise of the Xtreme Soccer League and third-round results in the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup, plus we talk to soccer… (read more)

Episode #12: Slammed in South Africa, Rossi, USL-1 and Mount Rushmore Revisited

The plight of the National Team, branding Giuseppe Rossi a traitor, the top team in USL-1 and Mount Rushmore redux are the topics on this week’s episode of Four At The Back. Dan Loney and I look at the first two games of the Confederations Cup for the US and ask “What’s next?” Also, Andrew… (read more)

Episode #11: WPS, Open Cup, the Nats and Mount Rushmore

Josh Hakala from and Rob Penner from WPS are our guests on Episode #11 of Four At The Back. We also talk about the US Men’s National Team’s qualifier against Honduras and their prospects in the upcoming Confederations Cup, and, just for fun, ask “Who’s on your Mount Rushmore of American soccer?” Download the… (read more)

Episode #10: US Nats, Subbuteo, Beckham and More

Falling between World Cup qualifiers, episode #10 of Four At The Back features discussion of the US Nats’ loss in Costa Rica and a look ahead to the game with Honduras. Also, the best subbuteo player in the country, Zach Walker, is our guest (visit the American Subbuteo Association to find out more about this… (read more)