About the station

Join host Roger Bennett of Men in Blazers for this story of the U.S. men's soccer team that swaggered onto the international stage and set out to win the 1998 World Cup in France. When they arrived, they faced only one serious opponent: themselves. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Freakonomics Radio, Death, Sex & Money, On the Media and many more.

Homepage

https://www.wnycstudios.org/shows/american-fiasco

Listen now

American Fiasco

Give them some love

Latest bursts

 discussed on American Fiasco

discussed on American Fiasco

discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

Alexi Lalas, Alexi Lalas Mossel and Soccer discussed on American Fiasco

Alexi Lalas, Alexi Lalas Mossel and Soccer discussed on American Fiasco

Alexi Lalas, Alexi Lalas Mossel and Soccer discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

Wicks, Keegan Jemma Ernie and WNYC discussed on American Fiasco

Wicks, Keegan Jemma Ernie and WNYC discussed on American Fiasco

Wicks, Keegan Jemma Ernie and WNYC discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

 discussed on American Fiasco

discussed on American Fiasco

discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

Germany, United States and Steve Sampson discussed on American Fiasco

Germany, United States and Steve Sampson discussed on American Fiasco

Germany, United States and Steve Sampson discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

Wicks and Five Minutes discussed on American Fiasco

Wicks and Five Minutes discussed on American Fiasco

Wicks and Five Minutes discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

 discussed on American Fiasco

discussed on American Fiasco

discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

 discussed on American Fiasco

discussed on American Fiasco

discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

Wicks, Stephen and Anita discussed on American Fiasco

Wicks, Stephen and Anita discussed on American Fiasco

Wicks, Stephen and Anita discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

America, US and Soccer discussed on American Fiasco

America, US and Soccer discussed on American Fiasco

America, US and Soccer discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

Steve Simpson, Soccer and US discussed on American Fiasco

Steve Simpson, Soccer and US discussed on American Fiasco

Steve Simpson, Soccer and US discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

Paul Shuman Derek, Technical Director and Elisa Lambert Jameson York discussed on American Fiasco

Paul Shuman Derek, Technical Director and Elisa Lambert Jameson York discussed on American Fiasco

Paul Shuman Derek, Technical Director and Elisa Lambert Jameson York discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

 discussed on American Fiasco

discussed on American Fiasco

discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

Russia, US and America discussed on American Fiasco

Russia, US and America discussed on American Fiasco

Russia, US and America discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

David, United States and America discussed on American Fiasco

David, United States and America discussed on American Fiasco

David, United States and America discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

United States, ESPN and Gary discussed on American Fiasco

United States, ESPN and Gary discussed on American Fiasco

United States, ESPN and Gary discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

United States, Steve Sampson and Germany discussed on American Fiasco

United States, Steve Sampson and Germany discussed on American Fiasco

United States, Steve Sampson and Germany discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

US, Steve Simpson and Brian McBride discussed on American Fiasco

US, Steve Simpson and Brian McBride discussed on American Fiasco

US, Steve Simpson and Brian McBride discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

ESPN, Steve Sampson and Jeff Goose discussed on American Fiasco

ESPN, Steve Sampson and Jeff Goose discussed on American Fiasco

ESPN, Steve Sampson and Jeff Goose discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

Wicks, US and Football discussed on American Fiasco

Wicks, US and Football discussed on American Fiasco

Wicks, US and Football discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

US, Steve Simpson and FRANZ discussed on American Fiasco

US, Steve Simpson and FRANZ discussed on American Fiasco

US, Steve Simpson and FRANZ discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

Steve Sampson, US and Soccer discussed on American Fiasco

Steve Sampson, US and Soccer discussed on American Fiasco

Steve Sampson, US and Soccer discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

US, Jifei Guth Steve and Steve Sampson discussed on American Fiasco

US, Jifei Guth Steve and Steve Sampson discussed on American Fiasco

US, Jifei Guth Steve and Steve Sampson discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

US, Soccer and Stephen discussed on American Fiasco

US, Soccer and Stephen discussed on American Fiasco

US, Soccer and Stephen discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago

US, Steve Simpson and Alexi Lalas discussed on American Fiasco

US, Steve Simpson and Alexi Lalas discussed on American Fiasco

US, Steve Simpson and Alexi Lalas discussed on American Fiasco

Aired 3 years ago