Wherein Our Heroes deep-dive two hot topics in the world of The Beautiful Game. Ottawa Fury FC and their supporters receive an early Christmas present from CONCACAF, who avoid being Christmas misers and grant the club sanctioning for the 2019 USL season. José Mourinho won’t have sugar plums dancing in his head as he finds himself out of work after being sacked by Manchester United. Does Ole Gunnar Solskjaer have what it takes to be United’s Christmas Angel?
Wherein Our Heroes weigh in on the first international Canadian Premier League signings. How will they mesh with the homegrown talent? Alex Bunbury is confident that a CPL club can coexist with L’Impact in Montréal. Premier League matches will find their home on DAZN in Canada next year; does this herald in an age of cord-cutting? Arsenal players are caught inhaling “hippy crack”, Sarri’s men see off Manchester City, and Atlanta United triumph in the MLS Cup Final. Also, Jason puts Adam’s knowledge of baseball mascots to the test.
Wherein Our Heroes discuss the recent launch event for Pacific FC in beautiful Victoria, BC. The club’s first signing and CEO chat about what’s to come and building a lively atmosphere at Westhills Stadium. The Lake Side Buoys Supporters Group weigh in on the day that was. The Canadian Premier League announce their first wave of player signings. Also, Marouane Fellaini chops his luscious locks to the chagrin of many.