The Mutant Gene Podcast with Alexi Lalas
About This Show
The Mutant Gene Podcast is a weekly installment from FOX Soccer analyst, former US Soccer legend Alexi Lalas. Each week Alexi will dive into the hottest topics in soccer around the US and the world, from the MLS to the World Cup and everything in between. Tune in for great opinion and insight in a way that's as unique as Alexi, plus the top guests in the sport.
Most Recent Episode
Ep. 17 - 9/20/16 - Landon Donovan’s Comeback, The Red Line, A Bad Week For Jose Mourinho
This week on TGMP: Fox Sports’ Alexi Lalas examines on the motivation behind Landon Donovan’s comeback (3:30), the ‘red line’ and the merits of a closed system in the MLS (8:00), and a bad week for the red half of Manchester and their new manager, Jose Mourinho (10:30). Then Fox Sports Executive Producer, Jonty Whitehead, joins Alexi to talk about his love of Sheffield Wednesday (15:30), his career at Sky Sports (18:30), launching an English-speaking sports channel in the Middle-East for Al Jazeera (29:45), adapting to broadcasting soccer in the US (42:00), attempting to appeal to a larger audience at FOX Soccer (55:00), and why he refuses to eat bacon (59:45).