Brazil looks to continue their dominance in the tournament with an electric team led by Neymar Jr. However, the bigger question is who else qualifies from Group E? Costa Rica, Switzerland, and Serbia battle it out for that honor. Sean, Erik, and Rachael have the preview.
Soccer 2 the MAX
Soccer 2 the MAX is the official American soccer podcast of W2Mnet.com
A podcast about the world's game with a focus on the United States Men's and Women's teams, club and international scenes, with some CONCACAF discussion thrown-in as well. Whether it's breaking down Major League Soccer, NWSL, U.S. Men and Women's National teams, and even some USL in there too. Giving you a double dose each Sunday and Wednesday night.
Starring Rachael McKriger, current soccer writer for multiple outlets, and former writers Erik Watkins and Sean Garmer come together to make the perfect attacking triangle each week. All three also played soccer growing up and into high school as well. So, these are three Footy lovers that have discussions about the happenings on this side of the pond.
Make sure to tune-in each Sunday night and on Wednesday nights for a double dose of Soccer 2 the MAX.
One of the hardest groups to figure out is 2018 World Cup Group D. Sean, Erik, and Rachael tries their best in discussing Argentina, Iceland, Nigeria, and Croatia’s chances in this preview.
The shows continue with France, Australia, Peru, and Denmark all covered by Sean, Erik, and Rachael in the World Cup Group C Preview.
The previews continue for Sean, Erik, and Rachael as they discuss European champions Portugal. Former World Cup champions Spain, Iran, and Morocco in this 2018 World Cup Group B Preview.
The crew begins discussing one of the greatest happenings in all of sports with this 2018 World Cup Group A preview edition of Soccer 2 the MAX. Sean, Erik, and Rachael talk about all things Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, and Uruguay.
The latest USMNT Squad Named and Sean, Rachael, and Erik are here to discuss it as the team gets ready for Pre-World Cup friendlies. Even if the U.S. isn’t actually going to the World Cup. FIFA is also tournament crazy and the trio talks about why that’s not a good thing.
The Chicago Red Stars and North Carolina Courage continue their surprising starts in NWSL. While other teams are disappointing so far. Sean, Erik, and Rachael also have a World Cup VAR discussion, talk possible new MLS stadium sites, and their favorite subject Don Garber’s probable new contract too.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has finally joined the Los Angeles Galaxy after so much speculation about the big move. Sean, Erik, and Rachael discuss that, and finish out their NWSL Season Preview too.
The National Women’s Soccer League season is almost here. Sean, Rachael and Erik get everyone ready for it with a 2018 NWSL Season Preview. Along with USMNT talk, MLS Week 3 results, and much more.
Christen Press doesn’t report to Houston Dash preseason causing a stir within the NWSL concerning an off-season trade. Sean, Rachael, and Erik discuss this situation. Plus, stadium issues for potential MLS teams, and more.