March to the Match Podcast: End of an era? It's time for new USMNT leaders to step forward



Wednesday, July 9

The Cold Never Bothered Us Anyway

Last week the gang took a look at what went wrong with the USMNT's 2014 World Cup adventure. This week, it's time to think positive. The Matts are together again, and  they "let it go," turning an eye toward 2015's Gold Cup and the very daunting task of replacing some key leaders on the roster.

It's also time for Brazil to have a blood-letting after the most shocking performance in World Cup history, and the suggestion is that they follow the German blueprint. Plus MLS is back in full swing - as is the silly season. Summer shopping lists are at the ready!

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Meet the MttM team

Matt Doyle is an editor at and pens the popular Armchair Analyst column. He enjoys a good glass of scotch, the Pixies blasted at 11, intelligent Twitter conversations with lunatic supporters groups and long walks on the beach. He takes accusations of "curmudgeon" as high praise.

Matt Tomaszewicz, a.k.a. "The Shin Guardian," works in tech and has an unhealthy obssession with the Beautiful Game. He's currently teaching his 3-year-old daughter how to beat the offside trap. When he's not seeking out venture capital, he's on the hunt for San Francisco's perfect cup of coffee.

Jonah Freedman is the host of March to the Match and is the managing editor of He also writes The Throw-In column every Thursday and stresses every day over the merits of AP Style vs. Chicago Style. He is a devout Earthquakes fan. Or is it LA Galaxy fan? The world may never know.

MttM producer Dan Haiek works as a video editor for When he's not filming and editing interviews and behind-the-scenes looks at MLS, he is the unofficial president of the Worldwide Venezuelan-Icelandic José Mourinho Impersonators Society (trademark pending).


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