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ExtraTime Radio: How Brad Friedel is going to shape the Revolution

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LISTEN: With the Audi 2017 MLS Cup Playoffs still on a break and Andrew Wiebe welcoming Cameron Russell into the world (congrats!), the ExtraTime Radio crew spends some time talking to new Revolution head coach Brad Friedel to understand his philosophy heading into his first professional coaching gig, and previewing the young USMNT squads matchup in Portugal (3:45 pm ET; FS1, Univision, UniMás). Subscribe so you never miss a show! Download this episode!

With the Audi 2017 MLS Cup Playoffs still on a break and Andrew Wiebe welcoming Cameron Russell into the world (congrats!), the ExtraTime Radio crew spends some time talking to new Revolution head coach Brad Friedel to understand his philosophy heading into his first professional coaching gig.

The former US national team goalkeeper talks about how he got his start in coaching, how he's going make his players uncomfortable in an effort to help them succeed and even drops a couple of hints about how the Revs will handle the offseason. Later, the guys discuss what they are looking forward to watching on Tuesday as the US take on Portugal (3:45 pm ET; FS1, Univision, UniMás).

In this episode...

Segment 1 - Gass, Baer interview Brad Friedel

  • Welcoming Cameron Wiebe into the ETR family
  • Friedel on how his international contacts can help recruit players to New England (10:16)
  • What his role will be in the player acquisition department (12:11)
  • His relationship with the academy (13:17)
  • How will the Revs attacking pieces fit together?(16:28)
  • What he can do to help Cody Cropper's development (20:26)
  • The profile of player the Revs will look for (21:25)

Segment 2 - What we looking forward to from USA-Portugal

  • What to look forward to for USMNT fans on Tuesday (32:11)
  • Should the U.S. Soccer foundation be taken down or built on? (37:36)
  • The timeline for hiring next USA coach (42:22)
  • The guys' thoughts on Christian Pulisic’s Players Tribune article (44:24)

Segment 3 - Mailbag and Hot-Take Hotline

  • The progress of MLS Homegrowns this season (50:24)
  • Would Yaya Toure be a good fit for NYCFC (53:55)
  • The continued debate over whether the Sounders are a dynasty (57:00)

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