Alexi Lalas’ State of the Union Podcast

U.S. Soccer legend Alexi Lalas discusses the biggest stories in the world of soccer. Join Alexi and soccer guru David Mosse, as they break down the USMNT, USWNT, MLS, Bundesliga, Premier League, World Cup & everything in between. Follow Alexi Lalas' State of the Union podcast @SOTUWithAlexi on all platforms!

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h9m. Bisher sind 473 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 21 days 2 hours 22 minutes


BEST BITE: The story behind Alexi Lalas' iconic hairstyle

Just in case you missed the last podcast episode, we are giving you the best bites on the feed from the State of the Union. On Tuesday's show, Alexi told the story behind his iconic look in the 1994 FIFA World Cup. Make sure to tune in tomorrow for another full episode of your favorite soccer podcast. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


 April 10, 2024  6m

Christian Pulisic joins USMNT royalty, best USWNT lineup, most iconic facial hair in soccer

Alexi Lalas and David Mosse are back on the podcast diving into matches across Europe. Christian Pulisic scores against Lecce and joins Clint Dempsey as the second American with 10+ league goals in the top 4 Euro Leagues. Champions League and Champions Cup continue as quarterfinals are underway this week. (6:11) MLS standings also got shaken up this week, with LAFC grabbing a big win in El Tráfico and NY Red Bulls surging to the top after their win over Cincinnati...


 April 9, 2024  1h7m

Tom Byer on USMNT golden generation, J League vs MLS

American Tom Byer, who has spent years in Japan and around the globe working in youth development, joins Alexi Lalas in a special edition of State of the Union. Tom has worked with some of the biggest clubs in the world, including Ajax and Manchester United. He also changed the way Japan looks at the youth ranks...


 April 4, 2024  27m

USMNT Abroad Recap: Balogun, Sargent, and Wright bag goals

Alexi Lalas and David Mosse wish a Happy Easter to all those who celebrate. We kick off this show by recapping the wild title race in EPL. Will Liverpool hold on? We then run through a busy weekend for USMNT players in Europe as Folarin Balogun, Josh Sargent, & Haji Wright hit the back of the net while Christian Pulisic and Yunus Musah got the three points after coming off the bench...


 April 1, 2024  1h3m

Catarina Macario & Mallory Swanson make their return, Top 5 Most Memorable USMNT Goals vs Mexico

Alexi Lalas and David Mosse break down the USWNT She Believes Roster, with Catarina Macario and Mallory Swanson set to make their return and a few new players joining the group. On the men’s side, the USMNT U-23s had a nice showing on the road that ended in a draw with Olympic hosts France. Euro Groups are also set, with Georgia, Ukraine, and Poland booking their tickets this week. (6:24) Next, the guys flip it over to the club matchups in EPL, Serie A, and MLS...


 March 28, 2024  57m

USMNT Nations League 3-peat, USA vs Mexico best rivalry in the world?

USMNT won the CONCACAF Nations League dos a cero! Alexi Lalas and David Mosse recap the match and share their thoughts. Gregg Berhalter nailed this roster, giving Tyler Adams and Gio Reyna the start both finding the back of the net. Canada and Costa Rica also booked their tickets to Copa America and Olympic groups are set for Paris 2024. (5:13) In MLS, Cincinnati takes the top spot in the East...


 March 26, 2024  1h7m

USMNT survives vs Jamaica, onto Nations League Final vs Mexico

Alexi Lalas and David Mosse fired up the X Spaces to react to the United States Men's National Teams' 3-1 extra-time win over Jamaica in the Nations League semifinal. Who stood out, who needs to sit on the bench against Mexico, and does this performance ramp up the pressure on Gregg Berhalter? State of the Union will be back on Monday to react to the latest edition of the storied USMNT vs El Tri rivalry. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


 March 22, 2024  55m

Glenn Davis on best & worst of US Soccer & MLS, USMNT Copa America outlook & more

Glenn Davis, former professional soccer player and veteran play-by-play analyst of 6 Men's and Women's FIFA World Cups joins, Alexi Lalas to dive into the current state of the beautiful game in America. The guys analyze the soccer landscape in Houston & MLS... both the good and the bad. Glenn also gives his take on this current crop of USMNT players and their chances at this summer's Copa America. Make sure to catch him weekly on "Soccer Matters with Glenn Davis...


 March 21, 2024  33m

USMNT Nations League Preview vs Jamaica, MLS winners & losers for Match Day 4

On today’s podcast, Alexi Lalas and David Mosse dive into the USMNT and Nations League semifinal against Jamaica. Roster changes for the match included Haji Wright and Brendon Aaronson who will step in. Both showed off this weekend, each with a goal on the score sheet. US Soccer also released official kits for all the national teams to be worn this summer...


 March 19, 2024  1h11m

Carli Lloyd joins the show, USMNT Nations League roster & Alexi's Starting 11

Alexi Lalas and David Mosse bring Carli Lloyd on to talk USWNT W Gold Cup, how Emma Hayes would have handled the FIFA 2023 World Cup run differently, and this summer's Olympic Tournament. (5:47) The guys then break down the CONCACAF Champions Cup Tuesday night triple header, Pachuca and Tigres moved on to the Quarterfinals on two shut-out matches. MLS also continues this weekend with a few top-of-the-table clashes...


 March 14, 2024  1h12m