MLS Eastern Conference playoffs preview, plus Daryl Dike talks Orlando City and his international choice

Only 24 hours left until Audi 2020 MLS Cup Playoffs soccer. Andrew, David and Charlie start the show with big news: one of them is the owner of the professional soccer team … guess who! Then it’s on to the Eastern Conference bracket, where Nashville SC is the subject of “lazy narratives” and Inter Miami have nothing to lose and everything to gain from a postseason run. Plus, Orlando City’s Daryl Dike joins the show to talk about his path to MLS, his favorite strikers of all-time and a looming international decision between the US and Nigeria. Plus, reactions to the Houston Dynamo’s new crest, Austin FC’s first jersey and Ken Griffey Jr., the Seattle Sounders owner.


Time Segment
1:00 Charlie Davies, USL owner!
5:02 Continental Awards recap
11:29 Houston Dynamo rebrand and first-ever Austin FC jersey
15:56 Ken Griffey Jr. joins Sounders ownership group
20:27 D.C. United coaching search … Who are the candidates?
22:20 New England vs. Montreal: Who has the edge?
29:23 Nashville vs. Miami: Lazy narratives and redemption opportunities
39:43 INTERVIEW: Orlando City’s Daryl Dike on rookie season, international choice
1:01:04 Orlando vs. NYCFC: Best game of Round One? Best game of Round One!
1:05:57 Crew vs. Red Bulls: Are Columbus MLS Cup favorites now? Can New York pull off an upset?
1:16:55 Pandemic disrupts LAFC’s upset bid against Seattle Sounders



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