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Gegenpressing explained: Liverpool v Man Utd Europa League review

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If you keep hearing about gegenpressing, but aren't clear on exactly what it means, then you're not alone. So we offer up our review of Liverpool's 2-0 win over Man Utd in the Europa League, which includes a full explanation of what the gegenpress is and how it helped Liverpool a) stop most of Man Utd's attacks before they started and b) score that second goal. (0:00 – 28:45)

We also do a quick recaps of Borussia Dortmund vs Tottenham Hotspur's B team, which exactly how you would expect it to go—all hail Pierre-Emerick Emiliano François Aubameyang. (28:45 – 32:30)

This episode of TSS is sponsored by Birksun, a California company that makes solar-powered backpacks so you can charge your device when you're out in the sun. Treat yourself to a solar-powered backpack at http://birksun.com/podcast (32:30 – 34:30)

Daryl also interviews Kirsten Schlewitz, founder of the upcoming soccer website http://unusualefforts.com, written by women, for everyone. Listen to find out how the site got its name and why you should read it when it launches April 1. (34:30 – 43:30)

Follow this link to contribute to Unusual Efforts' crowdfunding campaign: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/unusual-efforts-soccer-by-women-for-everyone#/




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