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Now displaying: May, 2018
May 28, 2018

On today's MLS episode, Andy and Charles discuss the wild 3-3 draw between Vancouver Whitecaps and New England Revolution (0:30), Orlando City SC's three-game losing streak (7:00), and Houston Dynamo's 3-1 victory over New York City FC (12:30). Talkin' Touches Hotline: (816) 237-8457.

May 28, 2018

On today's episode, Andy and Charles discuss Sporting KC's 0-0 draw with Columbus Crew SC (0:30), where VAR was an abomination yet again (4:00), Yohan Croizet struggled again (24:30), and Felipe Gutierrez was sorely missed (31:00). Talkin' Touches Hotline: (816) 237-8457.

May 25, 2018

On today's MLS episode, Andy and Charles discuss Patrick Vieira and Jesse Marsch's potential moves to Europe (0:30), Portland Timbers beating LAFC for a fifth straight win (14:30), and Toronto FC finally getting back on track with a win (21:00). Talkin' Touches Hotline: (816) 237-8457.

May 25, 2018

On today's episode, Andy and Charles discuss Sporting KC's 1-1 draw with Minnesota United (2:30), Khiry Shelton's first goal for SKC (16:00), Graham Zusi, Right Back (27:30), and preview the upcoming game against Columbus Crew SC (35:30). Talkin' Touches Hotline: (816) 237-8457.

May 17, 2018

On today's MLS episode, Andy and Charles discuss Gyasi Zardes' improbable Golden Boot campaign and Columbus Crew SC's constant competitiveness under Gregg Berhalter (1:00), Toronto FC's ongoing downward spiral (10:00), and play an incredibly fun game of Guess That Salaryâ„¢ (18:30).

May 17, 2018

On today's episode, Andy and Charles discuss the best and worst of Sporting KC's contracts following Salary Release Day 2018 (2:00), why they're one of the best teams in the league on a tighter budget than most (16:00), and answer a few questions in a mini-mailbag segment (24:00).

May 10, 2018

On today's MLS episode, Andy and Charles list all the reasons D.C. United definitely shouldn't (but also definitely should) sign Wayne Rooney and pay a $17-million transfer fee to do so (1:00), and discuss New York Red Bulls' 4-0 demolition of New York City FC (10:00).

May 10, 2018

On (the second half of) today's episode, Andy and Charles discuss Sporting KC's 2-0 win over Atlanta United (0:30), making the most of red cards (8:00), "the Tim Melia game" (14:00), Daniel Salloi's second straight game with goal (21:30), and the 1-0 win over Colorado Rapids from over the weekend (26:00).

May 10, 2018

On (the first half of) today's episode, Andy and Charles discuss Peter Vermes' new five-year contract, effectively passing on the USMNT job, and why it's an obvious win-win situation for both sides. This was originally supposed to be a five-minute conversation to open the show, but it lasted 27 minutes, so it became a bit of BONUS #content!

May 2, 2018

On today's MLS episode, Andy and Charles discuss New York Red Bulls' 3-2 win over LA Galaxy (1:00), Orlando City's five-game winning streak (7:30), Toronto FC's terrible week (15:00), LAFC's 1-0 win over Seattle Sounders in their home opener (21:00), and Vancouver Whitecaps doing very dumb things (27:00).

May 2, 2018

On today's episode, Andy and Charles discuss Sporting KC's 1-0 loss to New England Revolution (1:30), another controversial bout of VAR (3:00), playing the game on someone else's terms (22:00), and life without Felipe Gutierrez for the next 2-3 months (33:00).

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