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The United States may have gone down in a fit of Julian Green-infused glory but the performance of this year’s squad was not but encouraging. Clint Dempsey showed children that show an affinity for rap music in rural Texas that you CAN be a national icon. Tim Howard is the first goalkeeper to make 400 saves in a single match, according to sources. DeAndre Yedlin challenged land speed records and Fabian Johnson danced on overlaps like Arya Stark’s sword teacher man.
It’s been an incredibly memorable edition of the World Cup, with crushing injuries, last-minute goals and unexpected finishes. A host country is in mourning, its rival is anticipating magic and a European squad looks to become the first to win on South American soil.
We talked about all things World Cup before getting in to some of the latest Premier League buzz. Take a listen and send us your thoughts.