RotoWire Fantasy Soccer Podcast

A two-time finalist for the Fantasy Sports Writers Association podcast of the year, the RotoWire Fantasy Soccer Podcast covers daily fantasy and season-long soccer contests from multiple leagues, including the English Premier League, Major League Soccer and the UEFA Champions League. Hosted by Andrew Laird, who is joined regularly by Jordan Cooper, Schuyler Redpath, JD Bazzo, Luis Pacheco and Daniel Bramlette, the show includes match previews and reviews, as well as standalone strategy discussions to help listeners better understand the ins and outs of fantasy soccer.

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DraftKings EPL Preview for Tues, Jan 26
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down Tuesday's four-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including why so many people will be stacking Manchester City.
30 min
2
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Jan 16
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down Saturday's four-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including the viability of punting on a minimum-priced player in cash games to help fit in all the set-piece takers.
28 min
3
DraftKings EPL Preview for Tues, Jan 12
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Tuesday's two-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether Bruno Fernandes should be a priority in cash games despite being the highest priced player.
18 min
4
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Jan 2
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including which cheap players may be worth targeting on a slate where almost everyone is overpriced.
33 min
5
DraftKings EPL Preview for Tues, Dec 29
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down Tuesday's four-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, one that will require fantasy players to make tough decisions because almost everyone is overpriced.
36 min
6
DraftKings Boxing Day EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including how much fantasy players may want to stack Aston Villa at home against Crystal Palace.
27 min
7
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Dec 19
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not fantasy players are likely to stack Manchester City away to Southampton.
26 min
8
DraftKings EPL Previews for Wed, Dec 15
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview both of Wednesday's Premier League classic slates on DraftKings, which will allow players to participate in one slate where everyone seems under-priced and another where everyone seems over-priced.
49 min
9
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Dec 12
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not fantasy players should be prioritizing Kevin De Bruyne and Bruno Fernandes in the Manchester Derby.
40 min
10
DraftKings UCL Preview for Wed, Dec 9
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco break down Wednesday's six-game UEFA Champions League slate on DraftKings, including which teams that have nothing to play for may still be worthwhile targets.
39 min
11
DraftKings UCL Preview for Tues, Dec 8
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco break down Tuesday's UEFA Champions League slate on DraftKings, including which players are worth prioritizing for those who don't want to pay up for Neymar.
45 min
12
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Dec 5
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including what fantasy players could do if they want to fade Manchester City.
37 min
13
DraftKings UCL Preview for Wed, Dec 2
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco break down Wednesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including what fantasy players could do if they want to fade Cristiano Ronaldo.
43 min
14
DraftKings UCL Preview for Tues, Dec 1
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco break down Tuesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including which teams make for the best stacks for those who want to fade Atalanta.
38 min
15
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Nov 28
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game EPL slate on DraftKings, one that includes Manchester City as huge favorites at home against Burnley.
43 min
16
DraftKings UCL Preview for Wed, Nov 25
Andrew Laird and Matt Birnbach preview Wednesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not fantasy players need to stack Bayern Munich against RB Salzburg.
39 min
17
DraftKings UCL Preview for Tues, Nov 24
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Tuesday's six-game UEFA Champions League slate on DraftKings, including how much fantasy players should be stacking Juventus.
34 min
18
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Nov 21
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game EPL slate on DraftKings, including how viable it is to pair Bruno Fernandes with Kevin De Bruyne.
30 min
19
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Nov 7
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether fantasy players should stack Chelsea in cash games.
30 min
20
DraftKings UCL Preview for Wed, Nov 4
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Wednesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including whether fantasy players will be able to roster both Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
36 min
21
DraftKings UCL Preview for Tues, Nov 3
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco break down Tuesday's Champions League slate on DraftKings, including what types of players have to be in consideration for those who want to pay up for Robert Lewandowski and Kevin De Bruyne.
34 min
22
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Oct 31
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's two-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, which includes Chelsea and Liverpool as big favorites.
30 min
23
DraftKings UCL Preview for Wed, Oct 28
Andrew Laird and Matt Birnbach preview Wednesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not they think fantasy players will be stacking Borussia Dortmund in cash games.
40 min
24
DraftKings UCL Preview for Tues, Oct 27
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Tuesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including which teams fantasy players could target if they want to fade Liverpool, the biggest favorite on the slate.
41 min
25
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Oct 24
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including how fantasy players should prioritize the Liverpool attack at home against Sheffield United.
35 min
26
DraftKings UCL Preview for Wed, Oct 21
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Wednesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including why fantasy players may be better off focusing on Liverpool's defenders than their forwards.
37 min
27
DraftKings UCL Preview for Tues, Oct 20
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Tuesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, which includes some very interesting prices for players from RB Leipzig.
44 min
28
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Oct. 17
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including what to do with the Manchester City attack if Kevin De Bruyne does not play.
36 min
29
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Oct. 3
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down Saturday's two-game Premier League slate, including how much Manchester City you need as they travel to face Leeds United.
32 min
30
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Sept 26
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including how much Chelsea fantasy players may want because they are big favorites away to West Brom.
35 min
31
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Sept. 19
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not fantasy players should spend up for Bruno Fernandes.
35 min
32
DraftKings EPL Preview for Sat, Sept 12
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, one that includes Liverpool as a heavy favorite against newly promoted Leeds.
37 min
33
Assessing 2020/21 Premier League Futures
Andrew Laird and Matt Birnbach discuss their favorite futures bets for the 2020/21 Premier League season, including why betting on relegation is more fun than the potential title winner.
60 min
34
Sun, July 26 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Sunday's 10-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including how much fantasy players should build motivation into their considerations.
68 min
35
Sat, July 11 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including what lineup construction considerations fantasy players must make because of the staggered start times.
42 min
36
Sat, July 4 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's two-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not fantasy players should be stacking Manchester United in cash games.
43 min
37
Wed, July 1 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Wednesday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including the different lineup paths many people are likely to take based on whether James Maddison starts for Leicester City.
39 min
38
Sat, June 27 DraftKings Bundesliga Preview
56 min
39
Wed, June 24 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Wednesday's four-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not it's worth paying up for Bruno Fernandes because Manchester United are the biggest favorite.
38 min
40
Sat, June 20 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including what fantasy players should do to increase their flexibility for the staggered start times.
36 min
41
Sat, June 13 DraftKings Bundesliga Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down Saturday's five-game Bundesliga slate on DraftKings, including why a cash-game-type lineup could win a GPP.
39 min
42
Sat, June 6 DraftKings Bundesliga Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's four-game Bundesliga slate on DraftKings, including why Serge Gnabry and Thomas Muller are great GPP plays.
57 min
43
Sat, May 30 DraftKings Bundesliga Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's four-game Bundesliga slate on DraftKings, including how much Filip Kostic affects lineup construction.
46 min
44
Der Klassiker Preview and the Filip Kostic Dile...
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Tuesday's Borussia Dortmund v. Bayern Munich showdown and then discuss whether Filip Kostic is optimal on DraftKings' three-game classic slate.
69 min
45
Sat, May 23 DraftKings Bundesliga Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's four-game Bundesliga slate on DraftKings, including why one team could be the highest owned in GPPs but also the lowest owned in cash games.
52 min
46
Sat, May 16 DraftKings Bundesliga Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Bundesliga slate on DraftKings, including whether fantasy players need to have exposure to Borussia Dortmund against FC Schalke in the Revierderby.
55 min
47
March 10-11 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview this week's Champions League slate on DraftKings, including where they stand on rostering Neymar in cash games despite an incredibly high price.
31 min
48
Sat, March 7 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not fantasy owners should be stacking Arsenal, who are favored at home against West Ham.
37 min
49
Feb 25-26 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview this week's Champions League action on DraftKings, including what to do with Lionel Messi, who is the most expensive player on the slate.
41 min
50
Sat, Feb 22 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including why players from Manchester City and Leicester City may not be necessary in cash games.
39 min
51
Feb 18-19 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview this week's four-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not Neymar is worth his salary if he starts against Borussia Dortmund.
34 min
52
Interview with Matt Birnbach
Andrew Laird interviews Matt Birnbach
64 min
53
Sat, Feb 1 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, one that isn't expected to have many goals except for one big favorite.
35 min
54
Tues. Jan 21 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Tuesday's six-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including why exposure to Manchester City may not be as necessary despite being the biggest favorite yet again.
32 min
55
Sat, Jan 18 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including how much Manchester City you need as they are huge favorites at home against Crystal Palace.
45 min
56
Sat, Jan 11 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including how their lineup construction changes in cash games if James Maddison doesn't start.
28 min
57
New Year's Day DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Wednesday's six-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including the viability of fading Manchester City in cash games despite being the biggest favorite with the highest implied goal total.
54 min
58
Sat, Dec 28 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not paying up for James Maddison is optimal for cash games.
47 min
59
DraftKings Boxing Day EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Thursday's six-game Boxing Day Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not fantasy players need to prioritize Chelsea's Willian.
43 min
60
Sat, Dec 21 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, one that doesn't have any dominant favorites.
42 min
61
Sat, Dec 14 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not Mason Mount fits into optimal cash-game lineups with Chelsea heavily favored at home against Bournemouth.
49 min
62
Wed, Dec 11 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Wednesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including how much fantasy players can trust Atletico Madrid at home against Lokomotiv Moscow.
35 min
63
Tues, Dec 10 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Tuesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not fantasy players will be able to rely on Borussia Dortmund at home against Slavia Prague.
38 min
64
Sat, Dec 7 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's four-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including how paying up for Kevin De Bruyne at home against Manchester United massively affects lineup construction.
30 min
65
Wed, Dec 4 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Wednesday's six-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including the viability of paying up for Willian in a home match against Aston Villa.
37 min
66
Sat, Nov 30 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether rostering expensive goal-dependent forwards is the optimal move in cash games.
39 min
67
Tues, Nov 26 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Tuesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including whether Harry Kane or Son Heung-Min should be the primary target for Tottenham as they host Olympiacos.
45 min
68
Sat, Nov 23 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including why filling the midfield spots is much harder than usual.
43 min
69
Sat, Nov 9 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not Harry Kane is worth targeting in cash games.
49 min
70
Wed, Nov 6 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Wednesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including how fantasy players can differentiate if they don't want to play Paris Saint-Germain, the biggest favorite.
31 min
71
Tues, Nov 5 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Tuesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not they think Hakim Ziyech is needed in cash games.
31 min
72
Sat, Nov 2 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether it's worth stacking Manchester City in cash games and GPPs. (hint: yes)
43 min
73
Sat, Oct 26 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's four-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not it's optimal to stack Chelsea away to Burnley.
42 min
74
Wed, Oct 23 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Wednesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including the viability of fading Lionel Messi despite Barcelona being heavily favored against Slavia Prague.
38 min
75
Tues, Oct 22 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Tuesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, one that has the guys considering a fairly small player pool despite six big favorites.
37 min
76
Sat, Oct 19 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including the viability of fading the two biggest favorites in cash games.
45 min
77
Sat, Oct 5 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not it's worth fading Mohamed Salah and Liverpool.
50 min
78
Wed, Oct 2 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Wednesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including what you do if you decide to fade both Lionel Messi and Mohamed Salah.
40 min
79
Tues, Oct 1 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Tuesday's six-game Champions League main slate on DraftKings, including how much Manchester City exposure is necessary as they host Dinamo Zagreb at the Etihad.
49 min
80
Sat, Sept 28 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Saturday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate on DraftKings, including why neither of them wants to play Harry Kane in cash games.
48 min
81
Sat, Sept 21 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's four-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including which cheaper players are viable for those looking to stack Manchester City attackers against Watford.
40 min
82
Wed, Sept 18 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Wednesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not it is necessary to pay up for Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski.
56 min
83
Tues, Sept 17 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Tuesday's six-game Champions League slate on DraftKings, including why it might be possible to leave $5,000 in salary in cash games.
64 min
84
Sat., Sept. 14 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including how viable Harry Kane is in cash games.
56 min
85
Sat, Aug. 31 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game EPL slate on DraftKings, including the viability of stacking Manchester City in cash games.
54 min
86
Sat, Aug 24 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not it's optimal fade both Mohamed Salah and Marcus Rashford in cash games.
49 min
87
Sat, Aug. 17 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including the viability of stacking Manchester City at home against Spurs.
56 min
88
Sat, Aug. 10 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's opening five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether or not fantasy players should be paying up for Harry Kane in cash games.
63 min
89
New Strategies for DraftKings Soccer
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down the new soccer scoring rules on DraftKings and explain how GPP and cash game strategies will change.
72 min
90
Premier League Team Expectations
Andrew Laird and Mike Gottlieb discuss the latest updates to their player rankings and then dive into which Premier League teams they think will underperform and outperform expectations this season.
51 min
91
FPL Player Rankings Update Review
Andrew Laird and Mike Gottlieb review the changes they made to their preseason fantasy Premier League rankings, including what to do with all of West Ham's attackers and how new players from other leagues should be examined.
62 min
92
Fri, July 12 DraftKings MLS Preview
JD Bazzo, Schuyler Redpath and Daniel Bramlette preview Friday's three-game Major League Soccer slate on DraftKings.
36 min
93
FPL Preseason Rankings Review
Andrew Laird and Mike Gottlieb review their preseason fantasy Premier League rankings.
78 min
94
Fri, June 28 AND Sat, June 29 DraftKings MLS Pr...
Daniel Bramlette and Schuyler Redpath preview this weekend's classic Major League Soccer slates on DraftKings, including Friday's two-gamer and Saturday's massive eight-gamer.
58 min
95
Sat, June 22 DraftKings MLS Preview
Schuyler Redpath and Daniel Bramlette preview Saturday's five-game MLS slate on DraftKings.
51 min
96
Sat, June 1 DraftKings MLS Preview
Andrew Laird and Schuyler Redpath preview Saturday's seven-game MLS slate on DraftKings, including whether or not Josef Martinez is worth paying up for in cash games because Atlanta United is hosting the Chicago Fire.
50 min
97
DraftKings UCL Final Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's UEFA Champions League final between Liverpool and Tottenham, including why building the optimal lineup is likely a terrible strategy for winning the $50K GPP.
44 min
98
Wed, May 29 DraftKings MLS Preview
Daniel Bramlette previews Wednesday's five-game MLS slate on DraftKings, one that has the Philadelphia Union as the biggest favorite.
37 min
99
Sat, May 18 DraftKings MLS Preview
Andrew Laird and Daniel Bramlette preview Saturday's four-game MLS slate on DraftKings, including why fantasy players could be fading Nicolas Lodeiro.
54 min
100
Wed, May 15 DraftKings MLS Preview
Daniel Bramlette and JD Bazzo preview Wednesday's four-game MLS slate on DraftKings, who is offering their biggest MLS GPP of the season that will pay $1,000 to first place.
58 min