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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207, 2020

Free Kicks – The Liverpudlian Champions

Adam and Rick place this year’s Premier League champions (Liverpool) in the pantheon of all-time greats. [Ep74]

2506, 2020

Free Kicks – Smack Barm Pey Wet

Adam and Rick discuss the latest Premier League scores and news, and explain an inexplicable English culinary tradition called Smack Barm Pey Wet. It’s as good as it sounds. [Ep73]

1806, 2020

Free Kicks – The Premier League Returns

Adam and Rick discuss the return of the Premier League, including the first batch of games, the jam packed schedule, and what we can expect over these next few weeks. [Ep72]

1106, 2020

Free Kicks – The British are Coming

Adam and Rick prepare for the return of the British Premier League. Plus, they talk about the closing weeks of the German Bundesliga and provide some useful German soccer phrases. [Ep71]

2805, 2020

Free Kicks – Soccer’s New Reality

Adam and Rick analyze the best and the worst of soccer’s new reality in Germany. They also update what is happening here in America, and when we can expect the Premier League to return. [Ep70]