Podcast (July 11, 2019) – What’s up Internet? This week on Last Word SC Radio, Rachael McKriger drops in for a second week in a row to discuss Super Soccer Sunday. She and Matt talk about the United States Women’s National Team becoming Women’s World Cup Champions again. The two discuss the match, the USWNT journey to being champions, and big picture takeaways for the U.S. and the women’s game as a whole.
Last Word SC Radio: Super Soccer Sunday Review
Then we talk about the Gold Cup Final. The two analyze the United States Men’s National Team loss to Mexico, how it happened, and what it means. Yes, we talk about Gregg Berhalter and his second half decisions. Also, Mexico CONCACAFing hard.
We finish the show off with Weekend Pick ‘Ems.
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.