Episode 60 — Screw College

The Knittel brothers discuss Eric Lichaj’s new dog, Landon Donovan’s return, MLS’s new eSports league, and more.

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Stories & topics discussed in this episode:
Segment 1
- Man City vs Liverpool recap (https://www.footbie.com/video/liverpool-vs-manchester-city-4-3-highlights-premier-league)
- Mourinho and Conte’s war of words (https://www.whatahowler.com/jose-mourinho-reinvigorates-trading-insults-antonio-conte/)
- Eric Lichaj earned a dog for his performance against Arsenal in the FA Cup (https://www.starsandstripesfc.com/2018/1/9/16872276/eric-lichaj-finally-got-a-dog-and-trolled-arsenal-with-its-name)

Segment 2
- UEFA fan team of the year (https://www.uefa.com/insideuefa/about-uefa/news/newsid=2529238.html#/)
- Landon Donovan making a comeback (http://www.espn.com/soccer/club/united-states/660/blog/post/3347468/landon-donovan-decision-to-comeback-join-leon-liga-mx-feels-different-to-previous-returns)
- NISA is launching a fan-owned club initiative (http://www.nisaofficial.com/2018/01/06/nisa-launches-fan-owned-club-initiative/)

Segment 3
- MLS launches eLeague (https://www.mlssoccer.com/post/2018/01/12/mls-announces-emls-new-competitive-gaming-league-ea-sports-fifa-18)
- MLS does not play its domestic youth (https://twitter.com/atosoccer/status/951197543140069376/photo/1)
- Soccer is 4th most popular sport in US (https://www.socceramerica.com/publications/article/76336/gallup-poll-soccer-closes-in-on-big-three-as-most.html)

Others mentioned
- French ref kicks player (https://twitter.com/sport360/status/952800039763558401)
- 3 pros vs 100 children match in Japan (https://youtu.be/GE25b1eZe8Y)
- West Ham vs Shrewsbury FA cup was interesting (https://www.whatahowler.com/joe-hart-wears-fans-dirty-old-hat-josh-cullen-loses-teeth-fa-cup-match/)
- Congrats to Ronaldinho on a great career (https://twitter.com/BigSportGB/status/953381195798151169)