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The guys discuss Hans Backe’s recent response to questions regarding Ryan Meara’s interest in playing for the Irish U21s. Was Backe right to tell Meara “no”? Was it Backe’s response that was bad, or did he have good reasons? On The Straight Red Card. www.thestraightredcard.com
Brett and Derek discuss the 2011 MLS Playoffs. KC v Colorado Rapids, Real Salt Lake vs Seattle Sounders; Houston vs Philadelphia Union; and LA Galaxy vs New York Red Bulls. How big of a dick was Rafa Marquez? How about all those injuries, injuries and injuries?
The guys and Dan Loney discuss Charlie Davies and his $20M suit vs Das Enterprise which hosted the event that proceeded the fatal accident in 2009. They also discuss the infamous Thierry Henry red card vs KC and whether Henry has an eyesight issue… Only on The Straight Red Card.
Brett and Derek discuss the theory that the US player pool is incapable of winning playing a more creative “Klinsmann” brand of football; they also analyze Tim Ream’s big boo boo vs Ecuador; & Thierry Henry playing out left for the NY Red Bulls. Only on The Straight Red Card.
The guys discuss Rafa Marquez’s comments about his teammates; why Nicholas Anelka would be a poor DP signing for a MLS team; and Bob’s job as the Egyptian National Team Manager gets going on The Straight Red Card.
Brett and Derek talk with Jeff Agoos about: 1. Is Tim Ream the “Real Deal” or just another “could’ve been, should’ve been.” Will time tell? It always does. 2. Tim Ream v Michael Parkhurst (or not). 3. Is it possible for an MLS team to Balance 3 DPs under the …