No Grass in the Clouds

6/22/2021
11 : 14

How Euro 2020 Rescued the Role of the Modern Midfielder

Gini Wijnaldum, please take a bow ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
6/17/2021
23 : 24

Euro 2020: Everyone Loves ... Italy?

Listen now (56 min) | On the latest episode of Infinite Football, Ryan, Tom, and Franco discuss all of the action at Euro 2020. How did Italy become everyone's favorite team? Will England keep the
6/16/2021
1 : 4

The Actually-Not-Too-Early Euro 2020 Power Rankings

Are France still no. 1? What do you do with a team like Germany? And more! ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
6/9/2021
16 : 34

It's the Euro 2020 Goalscorer Draft!

Listen now (65 min) | On the latest episode of Infinite Football, Ryan and Tom are joined by the original Soccer Don, the world's preeminent vegan-but-only-for-cleats, Donnie Kwak of Complex. They
6/8/2021
11 : 4

Why Attempting to Predict the Winner of Euro 2020 Is a Loser's Game

International soccer has stumped sophisticated model-builders, economists, and NASA astrophysicists. This summer shouldn't be any different. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
6/7/2021
22 : 24

It's the 'No Grass in the Clouds' Euro 2020 Sale!

Come get your discounted newsletter and Discord access ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
6/4/2021
21 : 24

Your Euro 2020/"Copa America"/Summer-Transfer-Window Preview Show

Listen now (59 min) | On the latest episode of Infinite Football, Ryan, Franco, and Tom discuss the upcoming summer of soccer: Who's gonna win Euro 2020 in 2021? Will anyone win the Copa America?
5/29/2021
23 : 24

Chelsea Just Did the Impossible: They Won the Champions League With Their Defense

Despite being hired by a club that spent hundreds of millions of dollars on attacking talent, Thomas Tuchel looked at the roster and saw the best defense in the world. He was right. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
5/28/2021
2 : 24

Champions League Final Preview: Forget Manchester City and Chelsea. Pray for Fufi.

Listen now (69 min) | On the latest episode of Infinite Football, Ryan, Tom, and Franco preview the Champions League final between Manchester City and Chelsea for as long as they can until Franco, well
5/25/2021
11 : 4

Everything I Got Wrong (and Right) About the 2020-21 Premier League Season

It's time for the second year of a beloved now-annual tradition ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
5/21/2021
1 : 4

Is Harry Kane Really Gonna Leave Tottenham?

Listen now (70 min) | On the latest episode of Infinite Football, Ryan, Franco, and Tom discuss the big news out of the Premier League: Harry Kane telling Tottenham he wants to be sold. Will it
5/16/2021
19 : 4

Alisson Saves the Season for Liverpool -- and for You and Me

Remember what it was like to feel this way? ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
5/14/2021
3 : 10

Who Should Be the Premier League's Player of the Year?

Listen now (70 min) | On the latest episode of Infinite Football, Ryan, Tom, and Franco present their unofficial top-three ballots for the Premier League's Player of the Year award. How do you
5/11/2021
11 : 4

A Reader Challenged Me to Write Something Interesting About the 2019 New England Revolution. You'll Never Believe …

How a mediocre MLS team explains the state of modern soccer ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
5/8/2021
16 : 44

Is Chelsea the Second-Best Team in the World?

Listen now (55 min) | On the latest episode of Infinite Football, Ryan, Franco, and Tom discuss the results from the Champions League semifinals: Where do PSG and Real Madrid go from here? How close is
5/4/2021
11 : 4

How Antonio Conte and Romelu Lukaku Toppled Juventus

On Sunday, Inter Milan clinched their first Serie A title since 2010 and ended Juve's nine-year run atop the Italian table ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
4/30/2021
22 : 4

Pep Guardiola Finally Beat His Ultimate Adversary: Luck

Listen now (67 min) | On the latest episode of Infinite Football, Ryan, Tom, and Franco discuss the Champions and Europa League semifinals: How fine were the margins between PSG and City? Is Christian
4/27/2021
11 : 4

A Beginner's Guide to Neymar

How to appreciate one of the 21st Century's most under-appreciated superstars ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
4/22/2021
20 : 34

In Memoriam: The Super League (2021-2021)

Listen now (86 min) | On the latest episode of Infinite Football, Ryan, Franco, and Tom answer your questions about the pathetic rollout and the hilarious downfall of the short-lived Super League. Who
4/22/2021
11 : 4

How the Spectacular, Comical Failure of the Super League Explains the World

A spicy-but-hopeful discussion about a rare triumph of public good over private ownership and what it all might mean for future of the world's most popular game ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌