The best World Cup of our lifetime has just ended. We’re sad it’s gone but excited to rehash a month filled with amazing soccer that won’t soon be forgotten. We start with Sunday’s final in Moscow between France and Croatia and work our way backwards through the rest of the tournament touching on the best
We did what any reasonable soccer fan would do after a Cup final by recapping the highlights and lowlights of a memorable yet slightly dissatisfying Champions League Final in Kiev.
On Episode 43 of the pod, we’re joined by our friend Diego, a Liverpool superfan and sad Peru supporter (We’ll explain why in the World Cup segment). This week we cover a lot of ground. We give out our Premier League superlatives including Player, Coach and Goal of the Year and best and worst signings.
It’s official – WENGER OUT will finally come to pass. On Episode 42 we go deep on soon-to-be-replaced Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger who has spent past 22 years guiding the Gunners to seven FA Cup titles, three Premier League titles and countless Champions League appearances. Speaking of UCL, we discuss Real Madrid’s defeat of Bayern
Is it wickedness? Is it weakness? You decide. The 2018 Pulitzer Prize winners were announced Monday, highlighting some of the most important journalism from the last year. From The Washington Post uncovered the allegations of sexual harassment of teenage girls against Senate candidate Roy Moore. Rachel Kaadi Ghansah profiled Dylann Roof, the murderer from Charleston, South
We had to hop back on the mic for an emergency episode to talk about the unexpected drama and insanity of the Champions League quarterfinal leg 2 fixtures on Tuesday and Wednesday. Juventus’ failed comeback, the foul, Buffon’s blowup, Ronaldo’s physique, Roma’s unthinkable turnaround, Barca’s destruction and much, much more.
Much like the unforgettable debut of Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the MLS, we’re back with another historic episode of The Bakery podcast – Episode 40! This week we talk give our Hot Loaf/Stale Bread awards – the teams we think are playing exceptionally well or exceedingly poorly in the past few weeks. Then we discuss the
The Bakery is back and better than ever. We ask four burning questions in our Premier League quickie, plus a new segment on the best and worst of the league that we’ve seen this month. Then Dustin covers the state of La Liga and Barca’s dominance thus far. We take a critical look at Video
In 2013, I took a bus to Long Island City to visit my brother Collen, his girlfriend and my niece. They live just off the Queensborough Bridge in Long Island City, Queens. My brother’s apartment is around the corner from the Museum of Modern Art: PS1. Across the street from PS1 was a proverbial Mecca
We are back with another episode of the pod to discuss all the big soccer transfer moves from January including our winners and losers of the window. We take a quick look at next week’s Champion’s League Round of 16 matchups. Plus the State of The Table in the Premier League including our picks for