Category Archives: Soccer

Episode 037



On the 37th episode of The UPSL Podcast hosts Art Eftekhari and Dennis Pope talk to Kai Cockrum from @AlaskanFooty about the Alaska Airlines UPSL Showcase, breakdown the UPSL South Florida playoff bracket, build up the newly promoted UPSL Championship sides, and hit on the latest news and notes from around the league.


Episode 036



On the 36th episode of The UPSL Podcast hosts Art Eftekhari and Dennis Pope hear from Cal FC Head Coach Keith Costigan and Team Captain Richard Menjivar, breakdown the three UPSL-involved Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup games, run down every USOC First Round matchup, and hit on the latest news and notes from around the league.


Episode 033



On the 33rd episode of The UPSL Podcast hosts Art Eftekhari and Dennis Pope talk to UPSL 2018 Fall Season Most Valuable Player Abraham Villon, dissect the all-UPSL Fall Season Team selections, play UPSL Championship SoCal Division Pro/Rel ‘Will They or Won’t They?’, and rundown the latest news and notes from around the league.


Episode 032



On the 32nd episode of The UPSL Podcast hosts Art Eftekhari and Dennis Pope discuss the big Alessandro Del Piero-L.A. 10 FC news with Co-Owner Jeffrey Whalen, go coast-to-coast after a day on the phone with every conference manager, and rundown the latest news and notes from around the league.


Episode 031



On the 31st episode of The UPSL Podcast hosts Art Eftekhari and Dennis Pope review the UPSL Fall Season National Championship Game, have a conversation with California United FC II goalkeeper Kifikalani Cabrera and  run down some of the biggest news and notes from around the league.


Episode 030



On the 30th episode of The UPSL Podcast hosts Art Eftekhari and Dennis Pope run down the UPSL Fall Season playoffs, have a conversation with Germantown City FC President Edwin Baldomar and talk about the league’s recent trip to Chicago for the United Soccer Coaches Convention.


Episode 029



On the 29th episode of The UPSL Podcast hosts Art Eftekhari and Dennis Pope talk about recent criticisms surrounding the previous episode, ask a bunch of questions of DeKalb County United President John Hall, run down the opening round of the UPSL Conference Playoffs and say our goodbyes to 2018.


Episode 028



On the 28th episode of The UPSL Podcast hosts Art Eftekhari and Dennis Pope run down the the league’s results in Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Qualifying Round 3, chat about the upslsoccerhub.com’s recent Top 10 rankings, share our thoughts on a recent UPSL-related article at americanpyramid.weebly.com, and hit on a major recent rumor that could shake the foundation of lower division soccer in America.


Episode 027



On the 27th episode of The UPSL Podcast hosts Art Eftekhari and Dennis Pope discuss the league’s media partnership with Non League America, have a conversation for St. Louis FC Maritsa Owner and General Manager Alex Todorov, review the latest expansion additions and preview the upcoming Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Qualifying Round 3 games involving UPSL teams.


Episode 025



On the 25th episode of The UPSL Podcast hosts Art Eftekhari and Dennis Pope cover Breaking News as AC Miracle Hill joins the UPSL Championship SoCal Division, have a conversation about Paul Caligiuri joining the league as its Director of Player Development, rundown the I-5 derby between OCFC2 and Santa Ana Winds FC, and take your questions from Twitter.