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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.

Sports
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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
2
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
3
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
4
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
5
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
6
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
7
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
8
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
9
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
10
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
11
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
12
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
13
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
14
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
15
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
16
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
17
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
18
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
19
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
20
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
21
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
22
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
23
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
24
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
25
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
26
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
27
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
28
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
29
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
30
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
31
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
32
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
33
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
34
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
35
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
36
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
37
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
38
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
39
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
40
FPL Preseason Rankings Review
Andrew Laird and Mike Gottlieb review their preseason fantasy Premier League rankings.
78 min
41
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
42
Sat, June 22 DraftKings MLS Preview
Schuyler Redpath and Daniel Bramlette preview Saturday's five-game MLS slate on DraftKings.
51 min
43
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
44
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
45
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
46
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
47
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
48
Sat, May 11 DraftKings MLS Preview
Daniel Bramlette, Schuyler Redpath and JD Bazzo preview Saturday's five-game MLS slate on DraftKings, including whether DFS players should pay up for Carlos Vela despite playing away to Columbus.
55 min
49
Sun, May 12 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper break down Sunday's 10-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including the most likely team to be stacked and which low-owned forwards could help people win GPPs.
69 min
50
Wed, May 8 DraftKings MLS Preview
Daniel Bramlette is back with a solo effort to break down Wednesday's four-game MLS slate on DraftKings, one that could see many DFS players considering Chicago's Nico Gaitan.
18 min
51
May 7-8 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview this week's Champions League slate, including whether or not fading Lionel Messi will be optimal in cash games and GPPs.
42 min
52
Sat, May 4 DraftKings MLS Preview
Andrew Laird and Schuyler Redpath preview Saturday's six-game Major League Soccer slate on DraftKings, including why it might be better to fade Carlos Vela despite LA FC hosting the Chicago Fire.
39 min
53
Sat, May 4 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, one that includes just a single team that will be highly motivated.
50 min
54
April 30 - May 1 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview this week's Champions League slate on DraftKings, a two-gamer that all but forces you to roster Lionel Messi in cash games.
38 min
55
Sat, April 27 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 Gylfi Sigurdsson is required in cash games.
58 min
56
Sat, April 27 DraftKings MLS Preview
Schuyler Redpath and Daniel Bramlette prove their dedication to daily fantasy MLS by previewing Saturday's four-game slate on DraftKings, whose biggest guaranteed prize pool is $500.
54 min
57
April 19 & 20 DraftKings MLS Previews!
Andrew Laird, Schuyler Redpath and Daniel Bramlette preview Friday's three-game Major League Soccer slate on DraftKings and then discuss Saturday's four-game slate as well!
56 min
58
Sat, April 20 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including the viability of Callum Wilson in cash games.
50 min
59
April 16-17 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview this week's Champions League slate on DraftKings, including whether Lionel Messi is optimal despite last week's dud.
64 min
60
Sat, April 13 DraftKings MLS Preview
Daniel Bramlette, Schuyler Redpath and JD Bazzo preview Saturday's six-game Major League Soccer slate on DraftKings, which includes a prime matchup for LAFC at home against FC Cincinnati.
61 min
61
Sat, April 13 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, including how to address a possibly rotated Manchester United team playing in the late game.
69 min
62
April 9-10 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview this week's Champions League slate on DraftKings, including how much sense Cristiano Ronaldo makes in cash games.
46 min
63
Sat, April 6 DraftKings MLS Preview
Daniel Bramlette and JD Bazzo preview Saturday's six-game Major League Soccer slate on DraftKings, including how important Nicolas Lodeiro is with Seattle at home against Real Salt Lake.
51 min
64
Sat, April 6 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game Premier League slate on DraftKings, one that includes five of the six teams that made up the main slate three weeks ago.
49 min
65
Sat, March 30 DraftKings MLS Preview
Andrew Laird and Schuyler Redpath preview Saturday's five-game MLS slate on DraftKings, including whether fantasy players can trust expansion side FC Cincinnati at home against the Philadelphia Union.
45 min
66
Sat, March 30 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate on DraftKings, including whether it's necessary to load up on Manchester United, who are the biggest favorite at home to Watford.
57 min
67
Sat, March 23 DraftKings MLS Preview
Andrew Laird, JD Bazzo and Daniel Bramlette preview Saturday's three-game MLS slate on DraftKings, including just how viable Nani is for Orlando City playing at the Red Bulls.
35 min
68
Sat, March 16 DraftKings MLS Preview
Daniel Bramlette makes up for lost time from last week's podcast by providing a solo effort to preview this Saturday's five-game MLS slate on DraftKings.
18 min
69
Sat, March 16 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game daily fantasy Premier League slate on DraftKings, one that could leave people having to play goal-dependent forwards in cash games.
42 min
70
March 12-13 DraftKings UCL Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview this week's Champions League slate on DraftKings, including how much Manchester City is worth having since fantasy players are probably rostering Barcelona's Lionel Messi.
48 min
71
Sat, March 9 DraftKings MLS Preview
Andrew Laird, Schuyler Redpath, JD Bazzo and Daniel Bramlette preview Saturday's four-game MLS slate on DraftKings, including whether Albert Rusnak is the best midfield option as Real Salt Lake host Vancouver.
52 min
72
Sat, March 9 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including the possibility of completely fading Manchester City despite them being by far the biggest favorite.
54 min
73
March 5-6 DFS Champions League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview this week's daily fantasy Champions League slate on DraftKings, including whether it's even worth targeting anyone from a banged up Manchester United playing away to Paris Saint-Germain.
48 min
74
Sat, March 2 DraftKings MLS Preview
Andrew Laird, JD Bazzo, Schuyler Redpath and Daniel Bramlette preview Saturday's six-game daily fantasy MLS slate on DraftKings, including a number of potential value plays who will make it easier to pay up for players like Nicolas Lodeiro and Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
79 min
75
Sat, March 2 DraftKings EPL Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including whether or not stacking Manchester City is the right strategy for cash games.
56 min
76
Wed, Feb 27 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Wednesday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, one that has a number of big favorites but it could all come down to Arsenal's Mesut Ozil. Really!
51 min
77
Sat, Feb 23 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's three-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, one that could have fantasy players wondering if they should play multiple Crystal Palace forwards in cash games.
50 min
78
Feb 19-20 DFS Champions League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview this week's daily fantasy Champions League slate, including how viable the capture method is for Manchester City's match away to Schalke.
50 min
79
Feb 12-13 DFS Champions League Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview this week's Champions League action, including whether or not Kylian Mbappe is worth playing without Neymar and Edinson Cavani available for Paris Saint-Germain.
59 min
80
Sat, Feb 9 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including whether or not the capture method is in play for cash games with Liverpool big favorites at home against Bournemouth.
58 min
81
Sat, Feb 2 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including how much Chelsea is necessary since there's no Man City, Man United, Liverpool, Tottenham or Arsenal to chose from.
49 min
82
Tues, Jan 29 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Tuesday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including which of Man City, Man United and Arsenal are worth stacking in a capture method.
49 min
83
Sat, Jan 19 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's seven-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including whether or not they think the optimal lineup includes Liverpool's Mohamed Salah.
66 min
84
Sat, Jan 12 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including whether Mohamed Salah is necessary for cash games with Liverpool playing away to Brighton.
60 min
85
Wed, Jan 2 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Wednesday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including just how much Chelsea exposure is needed as they take on Southampton at home.
67 min
86
Sat, Dec 29 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including whether or not it's even necessary to have Harry Kane and/or Mohamed Salah in plus matchups.
55 min
87
Boxing Day DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Wednesday's Boxing Day Premier League slate, one that includes great plays from Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham and Liverpool.
56 min
88
Sat, Dec 22 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Saturday's seven-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, which includes the always annoying debate on how many Manchester City players are worth rostering.
51 min
89
Sat, Dec 15 DFS Premier League Preview
Sat, Dec 15 DFS Premier League Preview
69 min
90
Wed, Dec 12 DFS Champions League Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Wednesday's six-game daily fantasy Champions League slate, including whether or not to roster Cristiano Ronaldo even though Juventus only need a draw to win their group.
54 min
91
Tues, Dec 11 DFS Champions League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper review their lineups from this past Saturday's Premier League slate and then preview Tuesday's Champions League action.
59 min
92
Sat, Dec 8 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper review Wednesday's daily fantasy Premier League slate before previewing Saturday's action, which will have fantasy players having to decide how much faith they want to put into Arsenal and Manchester United.
64 min
93
Wed, Dec 5 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Wednesday's six-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including the viability of paying up for both Mohamed Salah and Harry Kane.
44 min
94
Tues, Dec 4 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper review their lineups from this past Saturday's daily fantasy Premier League slate and then preview Tuesday's four-game action.
57 min
95
Sat, Dec 1 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper briefly review this week's two Champions Leagues slate before diving into Saturday's Premier League action, including how much Manchester City exposure may be necessary in cash games (have you heard that before?).
61 min
96
Wed, Nov 28 DFS Champions League Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Wednesday's six-game daily fantasy Champions League slate, including whether fantasy players should target or fade the Paris Saint-Germain v. Liverpool match.
43 min
97
Tues, Nov 27 DFS Champions League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper review their lineups from this past Saturday's DFS Premier League slate and then preview Tuesday's six-game Champions League action, including whether or not to pay up for players like Cristiano Ronaldo.
61 min
98
Sat, Nov 24 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's seven-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, including why a few key injuries can totally alter lineup constructions for cash games and GPPs.
63 min
99
Sat, Nov 10 DFS Premier League Preview
Andrew Laird and Jordan Cooper preview Saturday's five-game daily fantasy Premier League slate, which could have people turning to Tottenham because Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal aren't on the slate.
47 min
100
Wed, Nov 7 DFS Champions League Preview
Andrew Laird and Luis Pacheco preview Wednesday's six-game daily fantasy Champions League slate, including what to do with heavy favorites like Bayern Munich, Real Madrid and Manchester City.
49 min