Four More Years
Matt Besler and Graham Zusi are staying in MLS after signing Designated Player deals with Sporting KC, but what does that say about the league and opportunities abroad? Simon, and Andrew chime in before the LA Galaxy's Robbie Rogers joins to set the record straight about his TV project, explain why the time was right to write a book and what his future holds at left back. Plus, find out why David says D.C. United are making history.
It's all about the future for the US national team, and USSF president and FIFA Executive Committee member Sunil Gulati joins the show to preview the next four years under Jurgen Klinsmann. Be ready for some sweeping changes from the first team down to the grassroots.
Finally, the suggestions came flooding in after we asked for movies to be remade with MLS players as the stars. Did yours make the final cut? And why did our listener get cut in West Africa? You'll have to listen to find out.
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Meet the ETR team
Andrew Wiebe is the host and producer of ExtraTime Radio and a new media editor for MLSsoccer.com. He previously covered Sporting KC, once scored an unintentional goal from midfield and tries to bring an analytical mind to the beautiful game. Weekend center back, history junkie and Jayhawk.
Simon Borg is a senior editor and on-air analyst for MLSsoccer.com, and the original creator of the "Kick Off" on MLSsoccer.com. He loves organic strawberry jam and once pushed a big kid into a puddle while playing soccer in Malta. And he would do it again right now.
David Gass is an assistant producer and sound engineer for ExtraTime Radio. Originally from New York City, he attended Northeastern University in Boston and is currently questioning his choice of part-time employment.