ExtraTime Radio: Full recap of Week 1, plus Bobby Warshaw on his defense of MLS

First Impressions

The first week of the MLS regular season is in the books, and the guys are ready to break it all down. Which team was the most impressive out of the gate? Who disappointed? What was the biggest storyline of the weekend?

The guys are also joined from Sweden by former MLSer Bobby Warshaw, who last week penned an article for Deadspin.com articulating his thoughts on MLS today and all the oddities that make the league unique. He offers his thoughts on what motivated him to write the article and he shines a light into the locker rooms of MLS and what players are talking about: paychecks, international signings and those crazy headlines in the media.

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Meet the ETR team

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.

Nick Firchau is the host and producer of ExtraTime Radio and a senior editor at MLSsoccer.com. He previously covered the Chicago Fire for the Chicago Sun-Times. He often wonders why more professional athletes don't demand an "orange slices at halftime" clause in their contracts.

David "The Gasman" 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.

Andrew Wiebe is 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.