The Timbers are in Atlanta for MLS Cup, and Cascadia is looking for a third trophy in four years. Ed Pham, Matt Hoffman and John Marshall join host Steven Agen across an hour of focused preview of Saturday's match.
Ed Pham and Tenzin Choephel join Steven Agen in previewing the Western Conference Championships. Can Portland extend Cascadia's MLS Cup appearance streak to 4 years?
John Marshall and Steven Agen break down Marc dos Santos' introductory press conference in Vancouver before previewing the second leg of our Cascadian playoff derby between Portland and Seattle.
Miki Turner of The Athletic stops in to talk solidarity payments and #SaveTheCrew. Michael McColl of AFTN.ca discusses the spectacle at Whitecaps' postseason wrap-up. Matt Hoffman, Ed Pham and Tenzin Choephel offer their perspective on Portland's playoff road test against FC Dallas.
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Matt Hoffman, Michael McColl, Jackson Felts and John Marshall all feature on a mammoth episode of Radio Cascadia. Tune in for reviews, previews, and our takes on how the Western Conference playoff picture will look come the end of October.
Most weekends during the season give us something to celebrate somewhere in Cascadia, but not last weekend. Come hear our takes on Carl Robinson's departure, Timbers' struggles in Minnesota (including an interview with Sebastian Blanco), as well as Sounders' injury situation on Ep. 167.
We are back! Radio Cascadia returns following a short hiatus and we can't wait to get back into weekly updates. This week, we analyze the 2018 Cascadia Cup decider between Vancouver and Seattle before Ed Pham and Tenzin Choephel preview Portland's trip to Minnesota this weekend. It's a perfect time to hop back into the action as the Western Conference playoff race heats up. How the standings will shake out and where does that leave our Cascadian clubs? Tune in to Ep. 166 and find out.
00:00 - VWFC: Derby loss recap, playoff calculus, Dallas preview
18:00 - PTFC: Midweek triumph eases pain of collapse at Houston, Minnesota match is bellwether for rest of the season
39:00 - Sounders finally stumble, can they bounce back in LA?
John Marshall and Steven Agen review three terrific results and one mediocre one for our Cascadia sides before previewing Seattle's showdown with top-of-the-West Dallas as well as a pivotal Cascadia Cup derby.
There's nothing better than a weekend where our clubs go 3 for 3! The crew takes a look at how far a series of Western Conference victories have carried our sides up the table before turning their attention to the weekend to come. How will Whitecaps manage their Canadian Championship participation with league play? Cam Portland hold serve against Philly? Is Seattle back for real? We look at these questions and more in a jam-packed hour.
00:00 - Sounders pick up fourth win in six, first over opponent with winning record in 2018
19:45 - Perfect exit for Adi, what's next for Timbers?
45:00 - Michael McColl of AFTN.ca on Whitecaps' surprise victory over Minnesota United + preview for Vancouver B at NYCFC
Vancouver and Seattle both bagged massive midweek victories and the RC crew is pretty pumped about it. Whitecaps' aggregate victory over Montreal earned them a berth in the Canadian Championship final while Seattle picked up only a second-ever league win in San Jose. Michael McColl of AFTN.ca joins to discuss Alphonso Davies' huge move to Bayern Munich and its implications in Vancouver before Tenzin Choephel stops by to preview Portland's home tie with Houston.
00:00 - Introduction & Whitecaps 2, Impact 0 review
09:30 - Michael McColl of AFTN.ca on Davies, Minnesota United and more
25:30 - Sounders rolling after win in SJ, home match against poorly rested NYCFC awaits next
37:45 - Timbers can vanquish ill memories from last November with win over reeling Dynamo
It's a double episode week for Radio Cascadia! In part one of this week's action, the crew reviews Sounders' big derby win over Vancouver as well as the massive headlines surrounding Alphonso Davies. Two pivotal midweek matches await our clubs as Vancouver try to overturn a deficit against Montreal in the Canadian Championship while Seattle look to go unbeaten in five straight MLS matches when they visit San Jose.
00:00 - Introduction and Derby Review
14:15 - Michael McColl of AFTN.ca on Whitecaps' stinker in Seattle & Canadian Championship hopes
30:50 - Sounders @ San Jose Earthquakes match preview
42:00 - Portland 1, Montreal 1 review: Timbers take point, remain unbeaten in forever
The RC crew takes a look back at a historic weekend for the region with two of our clubs playing just after the World Cup Final and another opening a new stadium. The results on the field were just so-so, but the day itself was unforgettable! Attention is then turned to two midweek cup ties featuring Vancouver in the Canadian Championship and Portland in the quarterfinals of the US Open Cup. Tune in for Ep. 162 later this week for reviews of these cup games a huge preview of the year's next Cascadia derby, Vancouver at Seattle.
00:00 - Sounders earn big point in Atlanta; Is this momentum?
17:15 - Set pieces chances aplenty as Whitecaps drop 3-1 decision in Audi Field opener
34:15 - Savarese keeps cards close to his chest for Sunday's 0-0 draw with LAFC, what tricks are up his sleeves for Wednesday's Open Cup tie?
The gang recaps a successful week for our clubs before unpacking a massive weekend agenda featuring some of the highest profile away matches in Cascadia history. Hear Diego Valeri and Sammy Armenteros' takes on Timbers' win over San Jose as well as Jackson Felts of 950 KJR on Seattle's chances in Atlanta. It's a pivotal moment of the 2018 campaign, and this run in will surely be remembered years down the line regardless of results. Get ready for all the action with RC Ep. 160.
00:00 - Introduction + Whitecaps rebound big time at BC Place, Audi Field test awaits
26:45 - Timbers unbeaten in forever, big week in LA will determine how many trophies are on the table in 2018
55:05 - Sounders will take 4 points from 3 matches even if it was unconventional; trip to Atlanta is as daunting as any in club's MLS history
A comprehensive review of Portland's first-ever MLS regular season win in Seattle is followed by previews of each of this weekend's Cascadia match ups.
00:00 - Timbers pick up historic win thanks to Mabiala headers
23:25 - Key road stretch presents daunting task for Sounders fresh off of derby loss
39:05 - Whitecaps stumble against Rapids, look to reinforcements to buoy effort against Chicago this weekend
The RC crew returns from a World Cup break of their own to preview the season's first Cascadia Cup match up. Tune in for 45 minutes of news, analysis and tactics on the region's biggest match.
00:00 - Introduction: World Cup Group Stage chat
9:15 - Sounders must recover quickly from disappointing draw with Chicago if they are to maintain perfect home form against Timbers
24:50 - Whitecaps struggle badly in Chester, look to dispatch Colorado this week minus Aja and Reyna
36:00 - Timbers, unbeaten in 11 across all competitions, poised for first-ever regular season win in Seattle after strong result at Atlanta
00:00 - Whitecaps roll Orlando City 5-2 as offense finally fires on all cylinders
20:30 - Sounders take two steps forward against DC United, one step back in trip to New York
37:50 - Timbers satisfy themselves with draw against Western Conference top dogs ahead of Open Cup clash on Friday
00:00 - Open Cup review + Timbers v Sporting KC preview
25:30 - Whitecaps handed big opportunity with weary Orlando visiting BC Place
33:15 - Sounders bounced by Sacramento + Ruidiaz rumor takes + DC preview
00:00 - Intro + Jackson Felts & Ari Liljenwall on Sounders' struggles, Open Cup match up with Sacramento
23:00 - Whitecaps down Rapids, lengthy unbeaten streak now contains a win
30:00 - Exclusives with Diego Valeri and Zarek Valentin as Timbers come close to a seventh straight win; Open Cup preview @ San Jose
04:30 - Sounders drop 1-0 decision to RSL, must rebound in time for return trip on Saturday
20:30 - Four straight draws for the Whitecaps, and each just keeps getting more interesting than the last
32:50 - Timbers' 6-game win streak is tied for the longest across MLS in 2018, can they make it 7 at Colorado?
00:00 - Timbers secure fifth consecutive victory in first outing against LAFC
21:45 - Whitecaps take three 2-2 draws in eight days
36:20 - Interview with Sounders U-23's head coach Darren Sawatzky; Ari Liljenwall and Jackson Felts predict Sounders' weekend lineup
00:00 - Intro & Timbers derby review + LAFC preview
36:20 - Sounders derby perspective and injury discussion
57:30 - Whitecaps take 2 points from two 2-2 draw, travel to Frisco next
It'd derby week in Cascadia! The historic Seattle-Portland rivalry turns 100 games old on Sunday, so it's no surprise the RC crew focuses their attention on this massive match up in Ep. 151. Jackson Felts of 950 KJR and Ari Liljenwall of MLSsoccer.com join up with Ed Pham and Tenzin Choephel to preview this one from both camps in our comprehensive derby preview segment.
00:00 - Whitecaps fall in Minnesota, look to bounce back on Friday
19:05 - Timbers 1, Earthquakes 0 review
25:30 - Sounders 2, Toronto FC 1 review
36:45 - #SEAvPOR100 full preview ft. Jackson Felts & Ari Liljenwall
Vancouver's 2-0 win over RSL last Friday night relieved pressure on Carl Robinson and gave the crew an interesting lineup to dissect in the headline segment of Ep. 150. How will they hold up at counter-oriented Minnesota this Saturday?
Ed Pham and Tenzin Choephel pick lineups and results for a well-rested Portland team facing a road match up with the Earthquakes this week. Can Gio buck Timbers' historical struggles in San Jose and make it nine points from their last nine?
The gang saves the painful stuff for last in Ep. 150, recounting the opening of Banc of California Stadium and Seattle's 1-0 loss to hosts LAFC. Ari Liljenwall gives his take on the newest stadium in the league and Sounders' performance in the last-minute loss. Can Seattle bounce back this weekend? It's not an easy test with the Columbus Crew visiting town.
The results have been mixed but we can genuinely make the case that all three of our clubs are going in the right direction! Silver linings, only on Radio Cascadia.
00:00 - Whitecaps earn much-needed victory over RSL, look to make Cascadia 3 for 3 against Minnesota United in 2018
16:30 - Timbers ride two game winning streak down to San Jose, will they grab a third on the trot?
31:20 - Heartbreak in LA for Sounders, tricky home tie with Columbus awaits next
Seattle Times writer Geoff Baker calls in to discuss his new book. 100 Things Sounders Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die is an extensive review of Sounders history and culture from the 1970's to the present. An impressive diversity of topics are featured, ranging from stories told by NASL-era legends to candid and fair analysis of the club's highs and lows in MLS. Even the most attentive members of the fan base will find fascinating moments from the club's past unknown to them prior. The work presents the most honest and refreshing assessment of Seattle's first decade in MLS available in print. Check it out at this link: http://www.triumphbooks.com/100-things-sounders-fans-should-know---do-before-they-die-products-9781629375670.php.
Portland's 3-0 win over league leaders NYCFC headlines our Cascadia coverage this week as the crew analyzes how the Timbers pulled off the big victory. Interviews with former Timber Rodney Wallace and centerback Liam Ridgewell from the locker room follow.
Sounders finally picked up a first victory of the MLS season, winning 3-1 against Minnesota United. Ari Liljenwall of MLSsoccer.com and John Marshall of MLSGB give their takes on Svensson's rocket, a couple of questionable subs, and Alex Roldan's solid performance. The group takes picks for Sunday's road match at LAFC after a quick postgame exclusive with the Seattle University product.
Like the episode title says, last week featured some good results and some... well, terrible results. The crew tries to make sense of 9-man Vancouver's 6-0 thrashing at Sporting KC and questions if they'll be able to recover mentally in time for Friday's home test against Real Salt Lake.
00:00 - Introduction & Geoff Baker on 100 Things Sounders Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die
22:55 - Timbers topple league leaders 3-0
37:15 - Sounders pick up first league win, LAFC away awaits
57:15 - Whitecaps struggle in SKC, need result on Friday
Ed Pham and Tenzin Choephel were on site as Giovanni Savarese earned a first-ever MLS victory as Timbers manager. They review the 3-2 victory over Minnesota United and preview the Sunday's big clash with NYCFC.
Michael McColl of AFTN.ca chats with host Andrew Harvey about Whitecaps' disappointing performance in Friday's 2-0 loss to LAFC. A quick assessment on where the failure has occurred so far in 2018 follows before the group previews Vancouver's trip to SKC on Friday.
Seattle finally earned a point in MLS play in their own trip to SKC a last weekend. Can they make it six points from two weekends against Minnesota for our Cascadian clubs?
Suzanne Fortune of Soccer2Unite calls in to discuss her charity's work involving the beautiful game in Uganda. Cascadians can get involved at soccer2unite.org.
00:00 - Introduction & interview with Suzanne Fortune, founder of Soccer2Unite
13:20 - Timbers nab first victory, Ed Pham and Tenzin Choephel review
33:00 - First goal and first point for Sounders, can they make it three against Minnesota?
49:45 - Michael McColl of AFTN.ca diagnoses Vancouver's problems with Andrew Harvey; group picks for SKC away