Birmingham Backline Podcast
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Original fan-created podcast for Birmingham Legion FC. Discussing matches, players, supporters groups, and USL Championship news.
||Clean9: Episode 5 - Nashville Friendly: Our Thoughts||Newly renovated BBVA Compass Field opened for the first time and we were there! On February 16, our Birmingham Legion played a friendly against the soon-to-be MLS side Nashville SC. The Backline hosts discuss pre-match festivities, our starting XI, team's performance, and our overall thoughts looking forward to March 9th's regular season opener.||2/20/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: INTERVIEW - Nashville Assembly SG||Interview Special! The Backline talks with Nashville Assembly Supporters Group President Jason about USL, MLS, both teams, soccer in the south, and building a culture of soccer fandom. Thank you to Jason for joining us!||2/15/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: Episode 4 - Rivalries and NSC Friendly Preparation||This episode, we discuss USL rivalry teams, preparations for our first preseason home match against Nashville SC, and our take on the team's time at the Tampa Training Camp.||2/12/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: EXTRA - Live from Birmingham District Brewery 2.7.2019||This episode, the Backline hands over the mic to the Magic City Brigade during the first social of the 2019 Season and asks them, "What are you most excited about this season?" Predicted by everyone: chaos and a good time ensue. Thank you to every member who participated and special thanks to Birmingham District Brewery.||2/10/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: INTERVIEW - Matt Van Oekel, GK||February 2, 2019 Interview with Matt Van Oekel, Goalkeeper for Birmingham Legion FC. Hosts discuss training camp, superheroes on the team, recreation in Birmingham, and what to expect from MVO on the pitch.||2/8/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Episode 3 - Get to know your Legion||TEAM BREAKDOWN The Backline hosts review the 2019 roster, as of recording, and give our thoughts on the makeup of our inaugural team.||2/5/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: EXTRA - Soccer Talk - Feb.1, 2019||Extra Episode This is what happens when the podcast is over and soccer fans just shoot the breeze. Soccer vs other sports, why we love the beautiful game, and comparing excitement for Birmingham Legion FC to Birmingham Iron Football.||2/1/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: Episode 2 - The Role of Supporters||BHAM Backline Podcast: Episode 2 – The Role of Supporters This episode the guys: Answer listener questions and give shout-outs. Discuss what we love about the soccer fan experience. Highlight a local Birmingham boy who was signed to Bayern Munich. Review Legion's nearby rivals and their history. How soccer players progress through the development league to top-tier. Discuss how the supporters can help Legion scale up.||1/29/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: Episode 1 - Host Introductions||BHAM Backline Podcast: Episode 1 – Host Introductions This episode: We introduce our hosts: Scott Crawford, Clay Grisetti, Simon Iles, and Glenn Stephens. Discuss details about the soccer fan experience and why we love it. Share why we are members of the Magic City Brigade, the first supporter’s group of Legion FC. Give a highlight of the USL Championship League and our regional rivals. Get hyped for our locally-owned, grass-roots founded, dedicated pitch-playing, professional soccer team!||1/22/2019||Free||View in iTunes|