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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1210, 2019

Free Kicks – The Sack Race

Adam and Rick discuss the sack race–which coach/manager will be sacked next? They also delve into what words can get you kicked out of a Premier League game. You might be surprised.  [Ep47]

410, 2019

Free Kicks – The Ugliest Kits

Adam and Rick discuss the perils of playing it out of the back, the up-and-coming Leicester team, the ugliest kits in the Premier League, and they play “Guess that Premier League Star”  [Ep46]

2709, 2019

Free Kicks – Chelsea Blues

Adam & Rick discuss Chelsea’s climb up Liverpool mountain, throat-crushing Man City, the bubbles at West Ham, take a quiz about a Premier League star, and pick the scores of the top 5 games for next weekend.  [Ep45]

2009, 2019

Free Kicks – Upset of the Year

Adam and Rick discuss a massive upset in the Premier League, fill out the NBC soccer pool, take a star-player quiz, and Adam points you in the right direction for future TV soccer viewing.  [Ep44]

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]