Episode 49 — I Don’t Crave It, I Just Deserve It

The Knittel brothers discuss MLS playoffs, Man United’s historic homegrown streak, the proposed FIFA ‘World League’, and more.

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Stories & topics discussed on this episode:
Segment 1
- MLS regular season first tie breaker is wins, not goal difference. Thoughts?
- San Jose got into playoffs as 6th seed with -21 GD ahead of FC Dallas who had 0 GD when both had 46 points
- Away goals rule, thoughts? (http://www.espnfc.us/vancouver-whitecaps/story/3250997/whitecaps-carl-robinson-defends-cautious-tactics-in-first-leg-vs-sounders)
- Las Vegas Lights released their logo (https://www.reviewjournal.com/sports/las-vegas-lights-fc-releases-logo-hopes-it-carries-local-appeal-poll/)

Segment 2
- Morata claims he never should have left Juventus (http://www.goal.com/en-us/news/chelsea-alvaro-morata-never-should-have-left-juventus-hits/kjdthlq44za91pbde6ud4g8uo)
- Man U has had Academy player in every match day squad for 80 straight years (http://www.manutd.com/en/News-And-Features/Football-News/2017/Oct/Club-reaches-80-years-of-homegrown-players-in-every-senior-squad.aspx)
- Klopp claims all EPL clubs have issues except City (http://www.goal.com/en-in/news/liverpool-jurgen-klopp-we-all-have-problems-apart-from/fcqfhtakec7d1n2jyp18ryodc)

Segment 3
- FIFA considering ‘World League’ (https://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2017/10/30/fifa-may-replace-international-friendlies-with-new-world-league/)
- La Liga chief wants PSG and Man City expelled from Champions League (http://www.goal.com/en-us/news/psg-continue-to-cheat-la-liga-chief-tebas-hits-out-at-man/10zitpgt5vwr114g8izd643a7x)

Others mentioned
- Saudi Arabia is allowing women to enter stadiums and watch soccer starting in January (https://www.reddit.com/r/soccer/comments/79iiwg/saudi_arabia_will_allow_women_to_enter_stadium/)
- Allardyce is interested in USMNT job (https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/10/30/sam-allardyce-admits-he-would-consider-everton-job-if-toffees-come-calling)