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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1203, 2020

Free Kicks – CoronaVirus on the pitch

Adam and Rick discuss the effects of the CoronaVirus on European football, and of course, they break down this week in the Premier League. [Ep64]

503, 2020

Free Kicks – No Longer Unbeaten

Adam and Rick discuss the end of Liverpool’s incredible unbeaten streak. [Ep63]

2702, 2020

Free Kicks – He bit him where?

Adam and Rick discuss a truly disturbing French soccer story, the fight for the Top 5 in the Premier League, and more. [Ep62]

2002, 2020

Free Kicks – The Champions League Death Penalty

Adam and Rick discuss the penalty inflicted on Manchester City by the Champions League. It’s a doozy. They also welcome a guest to the show, Chris Jamrozy from the Illinois Youth Soccer Association. [Ep61]

1302, 2020

Free Kicks – Postpone a match? I think not

Adam and Rick discuss the rarity of postponed matches, the history of relegated teams, and more, including the regular feature…Guess the Premier League Star. [Ep60]