Episode 37 – Gangreen

The Purple Pals preview Portland’s pending performance on Parramore’s premier plastic pitch. People are pretty pumped. Listen in to our latest episode!

Episode 36 – Julio the Baptist

Ryan and Chez welcome the newest “Beast” to the OC family, share their favorite footballer nicknames and break down City’s first W in NYC.

Episode 35 – Two Draws and a Red

Another game. Another draw. Will Orlando’s fortunes improve as they take to the baseball field at Yankee Stadium? Chez and Ryan are here to discuss another uninspiring performance against Chicago and look forward to a cage match against NYCFC.

Antonio Nocerino: The Positional Paradox

  Over two months have passed since the first rumors surfaced linking Antonio Nocerino to Orlando City SC and the 30 year old Neapolitan looks set to make his MLS debut against the Chicago Fire on Friday March 11. With club captain Kaká set to miss out again due to a thigh injury, all eyes […]

Episode 34 – A Winter Wonderland

It feels like deja vu as yet another home opener for OCSC ends in dramatic fashion as the Lions draw 2-2 against RSL. Join Mike and Chez on this episode for a breakdown of the incredible scenes at the Citrus Bowl.

Episode 33 – 2016 Season Preview

Can you feel it coming in the air tonight? Hold on! Phil Collins laid it out for us as we eagerly anticipate the 2016 MLS home opener. Listen in for it all from The Purple Mane.

Nocerino – The Journeyman

An in-depth look at Antonio Nocerino’s career Last week Antonio Nocerino put pen to paper and officially became an Orlando City SC player. His signing is accompanied by enormous buzz, hype, and optimism. The Nocerino “eye test” is solid as the Neapolitan ticks a number of highly desireable boxes. Former Italian international. Tick. Played for major […]

Episode 32 – The Italian Job

Just two weeks out from the home opener and OCSC makes the 2nd biggest signing in its history! All things Nocerino as well as pizza picks in this episode of The Purple Mane Podcast.

Episode 31 – The Intermission

Hibernation time is ending for the guys as Orlando City’s 2nd MLS campaign approaches. All of the offseason shakeups and roster possibilities are discussed in this Purple Mane offseason special.

Episode 30 – 2015 Season Recap

In this episode the fellas get together to reminisce the inaugural season in the MLS. With topics such as player development, tactics, and the team MVP the boys lay this season to rest.