Soccer Saturday

Indy Eleven have Race Weekend off after sweeping Pittsburgh and before they battle Rival Louisville on Wednesday

(00:00-01:16) – Greg Rakestraw is back with another edition of Indy Eleven Soccer Saturday and opens the program by recapping Pittsburgh win last Saturday and previewing the upcoming guests on the program today.

(04:16-13:44) – Head Coach Martin Rennie is back in his weekly spot to recap the big win over the Pittsburgh Riverhounds which capped off a season sweep last Saturday 1-0. He talks about why his team is very successful after going a man down due to penalty. Coach Rennie also begins to preview the next couple matches as they will battle rivals Louisville City in a Home and Home over the next couple of weeks.

(16:44-29:24) – On this segment of the show Greg Rakestraw gets the opportunity to chat with Indy Eleven Goalie Evan Newton. They discuss the huge penalty save that Evan had to secure the 1-0 win over Pittsburgh last Saturday. They also discuss the extended time between matches as they only have one match in 20 days which is Wednesday against Louisville FC on the road.  He also discusses his 50 clean sheets when he is goalie as well as giving advice to the new fathers on the team.

(32:24-42:12) – Former United States Women’s National Team Member Christie Rampone, who was on five World Cup teams, talks about her new book to help parents “Be All In.” She discusses what that term means to her.  She discusses seeing current Women’s National Team members leaving the United States and play for club teams overseas and also the current state of the NWSL

(45:12-56:43) – In the final segment of today’s show, on the day before the 104th Running of the Indianapolis 500, Meyer Shank Racing’s Jack Harvey joins the show to preview tomorrow’s race, how his Month of August has been, running full time in the Indy Car Series for the first time, and talk about his love for the sport of soccer and his Indy Eleven Fandom.


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