USMNT’s grit vs. Mexico, Pulisic & Ethan Horvath, Brazil-Argentina favorites in Copa America, and Ancelotti at Real Madrid

06.08.2021 - By Alexi Lalas’ State of the Union Podcast

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Alexi and Mosse open the show with a recap of USMNT’s win against Mexico to win the CONCACAF Nations League; they talk about USA’s grit, what went wrong with Mexico, VAR controversy, penalties, standout performances from Gio Reyna, Christian Pulisic, Weston Mckennie, and Ethan Horvath (08:40). The guys then preview UEFA Euro Championship and predict the groups, preview Copa America, and the favorites in Brazil and Argentina (34:53). They react to Real Madrid appointing Carlo Ancelotti, what teams Zinadine Zidane, and Antonio Conte could join (1:04:40). In #AskAlexi (1:11:50), where fans ask if Alexi dips his Oreos in milk and MLS’ newly proposed 3rd-tier league. Finally, Alexi caps the show with his “One for the Road,” where he addresses the fans behavior at Denver during USA vs. Mexico match (1:20:41).
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