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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2801, 2022

Free Kicks – Africa Cup of Nations

The African continent is gathering on the football pitch, and Rick and Adam discuss the teams who have made it to the next round. [Ep143]

2101, 2022

Free Kicks – The Transfer Window

Which players are moving from team to team? Adam and Rick discuss this year’s Premier League January transfer window. [Ep142]

1401, 2022

Free Kicks – Underdogs in the FA Cup

Little known clubs from places like Hartlepool, Boreham Wood, and Kid’minster take on the big boys in the Premier League. [Ep141]

1712, 2021

Free Kicks – The Festive Fixtures

For this last show of the year, Adam and Rick go over the Champions League draw, and the incredible slate of Premier League matches known as the Festive Fixtures. [Ep140]

1012, 2021

Free Kicks – Gauging the Gegenpress

A new Manchester United manager with a new approach. Adam and Rick discuss. [Ep139]