Orange & Black SoccerCast

Welcome to the Orange & Black SoccerCast, the first and only podcast dedicated to Orange County SC. Join us each week during the USL season as we provide OC SC analysis, opinions, and much more. Choose an episode below to listen.

Featured Article

By Dylan Allen - @OCSC_Dylan - January 4, 2019

After a "what if" season in Orange County that started promising but ended on the bench injured, Thomas Juel-Nielsen is ready for his next challenge, wherever that might take him.

Podcast Episodes

In this episode, Ray & Dylan welcome in 2019 with a bang, as they welcome new OCSC assistant coach Richard Chaplow to the show. They also continue their never ending 2018 player grades, discuss roster moves, their thoughts on MLS awarding Austin the 27th franchise, and much more.

In the final episode of 2018, Ray & Dylan will welcome Orange County SC's latest signing, Charlie Adams, to discuss his decision to join the team, and what his goals are for the upcoming season.

They will also continue giving out more grades for the 2018 season, discuss the partnership with LA Wolves FC, and share their thoughts on the 2019 schedule.

In this episode, Ray & Dylan continue our 2018 Orange County SC player grades, discuss some roster news, and share their thoughts on the news that Concacaf will not sanction Ottawa Fury FC to play in the USL for the 2019 season.

In this episode, Ray & Dylan give out grades for some of the OCSC players for the 2018 season.

In this episode, Ray & Dylan welcome "Guest of the Year" finalists Alicia (Angels on Parade) and John Macaluso (1868 Weekly) to help reveal the remaining award winners for the Orange & Black SoccerCast Awards, including "Guest of the Year". They also discuss their concerns with the pay-to-watch sports epidemic. Oh, and there is eggnog.

In this episode, Ray & Dylan reveal half of the award winners for the first annual Orange & Black SoccerCast Awards. They also discuss some other topics (Dylan tries to throw not one, not two, but three reading recomendations).

In this episode, Ray & Dylan welcome Got_ExoTiic from OCSC eSports to the show as they discuss the USL Cup Final, OCSC's season, off-season transactions, and USL awards. They also discuss OCSC's eSports team, how they are doing, and what to expect from them.

In this episode, Ray & Dylan discuss the last match of the season for Orange County SC as they lost to Phoenix Rising FC 1-2. They share some of their thoughts on the match, and discuss the chaos after the match as (mostly) Phoenix fans ignored security and stormed the pitch. They also make their predictions for the USL final, who they want to win, and who they think will win. Listen to find out who they picked.

Special pre-game broadcast, live from Championship Soccer Stadium in Irvine. Ray, Dylan & Cameron preview the Western Conference Final. They are joined by Orange County SC owner James Keston, USL's Kelsi Steele, and Angels on Parade's Alicia Rodriguez.

In this episode, Ray & Dylan welcome Kevin Gates of PRFC FanShow and Aaron Blau of Firebird Soccer and Rising As One to help recap the wins by Orange County SC and Phoenix Rising FC, and preview the Western Conference Final this Saturday at Championship Soccer Stadium. They also discuss the breaking news that Orange County will not be allowed to host the USL Cup Final if they win the match against Phoenix.

Live broadcast pre-game at Knowlwood's for round 2 playoff match between Orange County SC and Reno 1868 FC.

In this episode, Ray & Dylan welcome 2 guests, John Macaluso from 1868 Weekly and Richard Rainwater from BGN Written to help recap the big win for OC over Saint Louis FC. They also look back at the big win for Orange County's next opponent, Reno 1868 FC, over Real Monarchs SLC. Listen to find out their predictions on all 4 playoff matches this weekend (spoiler alert, they all agree except for 1 pick). By the way, Dylan seems to get very excited at the thought of eggnog.