2015 Episode Guide

Off-Season Episode #1 - January 7, 2016


  • Now that the holidays are over we catch up on team news and transfers.


Episode #26 - November 24, 2015


Down But Not Out

  • The Red Bulls lost the first leg of the Eastern Conference Finals but there’s still leg two at Red Bull Arena.
  • The New York Cosmos have won the NASL Championship!
  • We recap games from November 13th - 24th.


Episode #25 - November 13, 2015


It’s Soccer Christmas In New York

  • The Cosmos are through to the NASL Championship and the Red Bulls are through to the East Finals. New York is Red and Green, or shall we say Soccer Christmas.
  • NYCFC has a new coach.
  • We recap the games from November 7th - 12th.


Episode #24 - November 6, 2015


All In on Red

  • The Red Bulls are approaching their second leg of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against DC United.
  • The Cosmos are taking on the Fort Lauderdale Strikers in the first round of the NASL playoffs.
  • We discuss the rediculous firing of NYCFC’s coach Jason Kreis.


Episode #23 - October 17, 2015


To Klinsmann or Not to Klinsmann

  • It was another tough week all around. NYCFC’s playoff hopes ended with a Montreal win against Colorado, the Red Bulls could’ve clined the Eastern Conference with a win against Toronto FC but lost. However, no loss hurt more than the United States falling to Mexico in the CONCACAF Cup.
  • We recap the games from October 8th - 15th.


Episode #22 - October 7, 2015


So You’re Saying There’s a Chance?

  • New York City FC’s heartbreaking stoppage time loss to DC United puts their playoff hopes under a very slim margin. We explain the scenario in this week’s episode.
  • The Red Bulls win a tough match against Columbus and the Red Bulls II get knocked out of the USL playoffs.
  • The US Men’s National Team is preparing to play the Confederation’s Cup play-in match against Mexico this week during the international break.
  • We recap the games from September 29th - October 7th.


Episode #21 - September 29, 2015


Good News and Bad News

  • New York City FC finish the week with a massive win against the Vancouver Whitecaps!
  • The Red Bulls fish the week with a massive loss against Orlando City
  • The Red Bulls II finish the week with an historic first playoff win against Pittsburgh.
  • What does all this mean? It depends on what color you support.
  • We recap games from September 23rd - 29th


Episode #20 - September 22, 2015


We’re In the Playoffs!

  • The Red Bulls are in the playoffs and City are still in the running!
  • We recap games from September 18th - 22nd


Episode #19 - September 17, 2015


Welcome Back

  • We’ve been off for a couple weeks, so we look back at the games we missed.
  • We recap games from August 24th - September 17th.


Episode #18 - August 24, 2015


Ice the Beer, It’s Time for Whisky

  • The Red Bulls and Cosmos were off this week so it was all about NYCFC. After a mid-week tie on the road in Columbus you would think everything was looking up for the weekend. It was anything but when City took on the Galaxy.
  • We recap games from August 18th - 23rd.


Episode #17 - August 17, 2015


The Weather May Be Bad But The Soccer Is Good!

  • The dreaded August heat wave has hit us here in New York but whether you’re red, blue, or green you had something to celebrate this week when it came to soccer.
  • We recap the games from August 12th - 17th.


Episode #16 - August 11, 2015


New York Is Red

  • The Hudson River Derby comes to a close and the Red Bulls finish undefeated.
  • Frank Lampard finally makes his NYCFC debut against Montreal.
  • We recap games from July 29th - August 11th.


Episode #15 - July 29, 2015


The God In the Bronx

  • The Italian God has made his debut for NYCFC, the Red Bulls signed Shaun Wright-Philips, and the Cosmos and Indy Eleven proved yet again to be a struggle between an unstopable force and an immovable object.
  • We recap the games from July 23rd - 28th.


Episode #14 - July 23, 2015


The Week That Didn’t Make Sense

  • The United States lost to Jamaica. The Red Bulls first team lost in the Open Cup to Philadelphia but the Red Bulls second team beat Chelsea. What exactly is going on here?
  • We recap the games from July 17th - 22nd.


Episode #13 - July 18, 2015


Three Stars for ‘Murica

  • We won the World Cup!
  • We recap the group stage of the Gold Cup.
  • NYCFC and Toronto had a couple penalties. Just a couple.
  • Game recaps from July 2nd - 16th


Episode #12 - July 3, 2015


Miazga Hits a Homerun

  • The Red Bulls break their slump after beating NYCFC in second installment of the Hudson River Derby and then the Cosmos in the Narrows Derby.
  • The United States beats China and then Germany to get to the final of the World Cup!
  • Game recaps from June 25th - July 1st


Episode #11 - June 26, 2015


Hudson Derby 2: A River Runs Through It

  • The Red Bulls are slipping as City continues to rise. This weekend’s second installment of the Hudson River Derby is set to be electric.
  • The United States makes it through to the quaterfinals in the World Cup
  • Did we mention there were a lot of penalties all around?
  • Game recaps from June 18th - 24th



Episode #10 - June 20, 2015


Take the Black

  • The World Cup group stage has finished and the US has made it out of the group.
  • Round 4 of the US Open Cup concludes marking the first ever East River Derby between NYCFC and the Cosmos.
  • Derby Day FC’s own Tim McDonough was a sideline reporter for the weekend’s game between NYCFC vs Montreal. Get some behind the scenes stories and info on an upcoming special episode dedicated to Tim’s experience.
  • Game recaps from June 9th - 17th.



Episode #9 - June 9, 2015


I Believe

  • We talk about the start of the World Cup and the first game for the United States.
  • Preview of next week’s US Open Cup Round 4 games.
  • New York City FC breaks their 11 game winless streak.
  • The US Men’s National Team beat Holland.
  • Game recaps from June 1st - 8th.



Episode #8 - June 3, 2015


Did You Hear the News?!

  • What a week in soccer! There’s so much that has happened in the last week.
  • Preview of Round 4 of the US Open Cup and our new derby.
  • Game recaps from May 25th - 31st.



Episode #7 - May 26, 2015


At Least It Was a Three Day Weekend

  • Happy Memorial Day!
  • It was a rough weekend for New York in MLS, but everything in the lower divisions went great!
  • Game recaps for May 20th - 24th
  • Recap of Round 2 of the US Open Cup



Episode #6 - May 18, 2015


It Was the Best of Ties, It Was the Worst of Ties

  • Game recaps for May 11th - 19th
  • Recap of Round 1 of the US Open Cup
  • Are ties exciting? Well it depends on which game you’re talking about.
  • Upcoming matches for May 18th - 24th



Episode #5 - May 12, 2015


Hudson Derby Hangover

  • Game recaps for May 4th - 10th
  • Breakdown of the first ever Hudson River Derby.
  • More about the Hudson River Derby.
  • US Open Cup Round 1 games this week!
  • Is Red Bull the energy drink company needed?
  • Upcoming games for May 11th - 17th.



Episode #4 - May 7, 2015


Inaugural Derby Day Preview

  • Game recaps for April 20th - May 3rd
  • Preview and predictions for the first every Hudson River Derby.
  • Upcoming games for May 4th - 10th.



Episode #3 - April 21, 2015


Shirts Off for Medhi!

  • Game recaps for April 13th - 19th
  • What the hell is the International Champions Cup?!
  • Please stop yellow carding people for celebrating goals.
  • Upcoming games for April 20th - 26th



Episode #2 - April 14, 2015


DeAndre Day

  • Game recaps for April 11th - 12th
  • US Open Cup Round 1 matchups
  • The Manchester Derby
  • Congrats to DeAndre Yedlin for playing his first game with Tottenham
  • Upcoming games for April 15th - 18th



Episode #1 - April 9, 2015


Welcome to Derby Day FC!

  • Season review so far
  • Upcoming games for April 11th - 12th



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