Rick Kaempfer and Adam Howarth (the director of coaching for the Illinois Youth Soccer Association) discuss all the latest international, national, and local soccer news.


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609, 2019

Free Kicks – When Worlds Collide

Rick meets his soccer broadcasting idol Arlo White, Adam breaks down the 96th North London Derby (Tottenham vs. Arsenal), and you can play along with their Guess the Premier League Star quiz..  [Ep43]

3008, 2019

Free Kicks- Mind the (Decreasing) Gap

Adam and Rick discuss the decreasing gap between teams 3-20 in the Premier League, and the increasing gap between those same teams in the top 2.  [Ep42]

2308, 2019

Free Kicks – Vars’ Revenge

Adam and Rick talk about the introduction of Video Assistant Referees (VAR) in the competition of the Premier League. [Ep41]

1508, 2019

Free Kicks – Chelsea Lately

Adam and Rick recap the first week of the Premier League season, including the shocking loss of Adam’s favorite team Chelsea. [Ep40]

708, 2019

Free Kicks – ’19/’20 Premier League Preview

Adam and Rick preview the upcoming Premier League season. New players. New teams. New rules.  [Ep39]