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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2711, 2021

Free Kicks – Ole Ole Out Out Out

Manchester United drops their manager and Rick and Adam discuss the implications. [Ep137]

1211, 2021

Free Kicks – Play-By-Play

Adam and Rick did play-by-play of a state championship game, and provided their podcast listening audience a little taste. Also, Premier League managers are hitting the unemployment line. [Ep136]

411, 2021

Free Kicks – Hollywood on the Pitch

Hollywood stars drop by Adam’s old pitch, and a new coach arrives at Tottenham. [Ep135]

2910, 2021

Free Kicks – Man United’s Breakdown

The once-mighty Manchester United is in disarray, and Rick and Adam break down what is causing this star-studded roster to struggle so badly.  [Ep134]

2310, 2021

Free Kicks – The Coaching Carousel

If it’s job security you want, managing in the Premier League may not be the job for you. Two premier league managers already gone, another on the hot seat. Rick and Adam discuss.  [Ep133]