Podcast (September 28, 2017) – What’s up Internet? This week on Last Word SC Radio, we’re talking midweek MLS action and Vancouver Whitecaps.
Last Word SC Radio: Midweek MLS Madness And Caps Talk With Nick Hendrickson
To start, Matt Pollard is joined by Daniel Sperry and Matt McCarthy. The guys talk about the eight Wednesday night games. We talk about Atlanta United FC and Chicago Fire clinching the playoffs. We talk about D.C. United, Colorado Rapids, and LA Galaxy getting eliminated. The guys fill in the gaps with other big results in the night.
In the second segment, Nick Hendrickson jumps on to talk all things Vancouver Whitecaps FC. We talk about the season so far and how big Yordy Reyna has been for the club. Nic gives his thoughts on Fredy Montero and the backline. We discuss how David Ousted has bounced back and why Tim Parker is under appreciated.
In the Round Table, we discuss several news items of the day. The guys finish off with some Weekend Pick ‘Ems of the key playoff race fixtures.
Midweek MLS Reactions: 0:00 – 13:55
Whitecaps Talk With Nic Hendrickson: 14:36 – 32:26
Round Table: 32:55 – 1:05:05
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Matt Pollard is the Managing Editor of Last Word on Soccer and an engineer. When he’s not watching soccer or at work, the Colorado transplant enjoys skiing and hiking all over the state. The LA Kings will always be his first sports love, though MLS didn’t exist at the time. Once called the Shakespeare of LWOS, he covers the LA Galaxy, Colorado Rapids, and Saint Louis FC. Like the Galaxy, he too was handcrafted in LA.
Daniel Sperry is an Editor at Last Word on Soccer. He covers mainly Sporting KC and U.S. Soccer for LWOS, and discusses San Francisco Giants baseball elsewhere. He was born and raised in Northern California, hence his love for Bay Area teams. He currently resides in the KC Suburbs with his incredible wife and energetic puppy. Outside of sports and writing, he loves a good stout and nature, whether that is hiking, camping, canoeing, birding, or some activity with all four.
Robert Kerr is the Chicago Fire Beat Writer at Last Word on Soccer. He is a citizen of two football loving countries and a lifelong sports enthusiast. The multi-media producing father of two previously spent his time working in professional sports and broadcasting. He has also written about soccer since 2014. Enjoy his wonderful foreign accent every Thursday night on the podcast.
Matt McCarthy is in his second year as the Philadelphia Union Beat Writer for Last Word on Soccer. He is a freshman at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA studying both broadcast journalism and sports management. He is a Temple football communications intern. He also hosts a podcast that airs Tuesdays and Thursdays called The Knuckleheads with his brother Mike. Matt covered the 2016 Copa America Centenario for LWOS.