The Soccer Hour, hosted by Ted Ramey


The San Jose Earthquakes have partnered with KNBR radio to launch a show dedicated to the Earthquakes and world soccer that airs Wednesday nights on KNBR 1050. The Soccer Hour is hosted by Ted Ramey, radio voice of the Quakes on KNBR 1050 and airs for 60 minutes every Wednesday at 7 p.m. A wide range of soccer experts will join Ramey on each show, along with Earthquakes coaches and players.

Episode 1

On the premiere episode of The Soccer Hour, Ted Ramey talks to long time American soccer play-by-play announcer JP Dellacamera and San Jose Earthquakes TV analyst Chris Dangerfield about the upcoming MLS season and plenty more from the world of soccer.


Episode 2

On this edition of the Soccer Hour, Ted Ramey talks with retired USA women's soccer legend, Brandi Chastain, as well as former United States national team goalkeeper, Brad Friedel.


Episode 3

On this edition of the Soccer Hour, Ted Ramey talks with Sports Illustrated writer, Grant Wahl, and San Jose Earthquakes General Manager, John Doyle.


Episode 4

On this edition of the Soccer Hour, Ted Ramey talks with American retired professional soccer player and current soccer analyst for Fox Sports and the Big Ten Network, Danielle Slaton. Ted also chats with Quakes forward, Adam Jahn.


Episode 5

On this edition of the Soccer Hour, Ted Ramey talks with TV Play by Play voice of the Earthquakes Anthony Passarelli, and Earthquakes Fullback, Jordan Stewart!


Episode 6

This week on the Soccer Hour, Ted Ramey talks to ESPN FC analyst & former Quakes forward Alejandro Moreno. Then, he chats with Quakes goalkeeping legend, two-time MLS Goalkeeper of the Year, MLS Cup Champion & Quakes radio color commentator Joe Cannon!


Episode 7

In Episode 7 of The Soccer Hour, Ted Ramey chats with Quakes forward Chad Barrett about returning from injury, playing his former team in Seattle this weekend & the close-knit group that is the Quakes locker room. Then, Christopher Sullivan, former San Jose Clash & United States Men's National Team member joins the show to talk Leicester City's stunning run at the Barclays Premier League title, the Copa America Centenario provisional rosters & more.


Episode 8

This week on The Soccer Hour, Ted Ramey talks with Matheus Silva who started Wednesday night for the Quakes vs. Portland, & Elliott Almond, sports writer for the San Jose Mercury News.


Episode 9

Ted Ramey talks with San Jose Earthquakes defender Kip Colvey, and recaps the United States Men's National Team's loss to Argentina in the Copa America semifinals.


Episode 10

Ted talks with Quakes Technical Director Chris Leitch and his broadcast partner, former Earthquake, Joe Cannon.


Episode 11

Ted chats with Quakes Homegrown player Tommy Thompson & TV play-by-play voice Anthony Passarelli.


Episode 12

Ted recalls the Quakes' historic 2-1 win over Toronto FC, as well as visits with Quakes president Dave Kaval & Center Line Soccer writer Robert Jonas.


Episode 13

Broadcasting from Avaya Stadium, Ted Ramey talks to Quakes Vice President of Marketing & Communications, Jed Mettee during MLS All-Star Week, which was hosted at Avaya Stadium. Later, he welcomes former Quake & US Soccer legend Jeff Agoos.


Episode 14

Ted talks USWNT Soccer, recalls the MLS All-Star Game & the Quakes' new acquisition Darwin Ceren. Then, just-announced USL affiliate Reno 1868 FC's president Eric Edelstein.


Episode 15

"The Best Of..." Ted plays some of the best interviews from the previous 14 episodes of The Soccer Hour, as well as audio from Henok Goitom's first interview as a member of the Quakes.


Episode 16

Ted recalls the Quakes' crucial road win in Vancouver Whitecaps FC & plays some of the best interviews from previous episodes.


Episode 17

Ted talks with Earthquakes president Dave Kaval about the recent parting of ways with general manager John Doyle & the plan of action going forward with interim general manager Chris Leitch. He then chats with Center Line Soccer writer Robert Jonas.


Episode 18

In this episode of The Soccer Hour, Ted chats with Colorado Rapids commentator Richard Fleming about the upcoming battle between the Quakes & Rapids from DSG Park.


Episode 19

The Soccer Hour returns to preview the weekend's match vs. Sporting Kansas City. Writer for the KC Star, Sam McDowell joins the show to set up what is a vital match in the playoff push.


Episode 20

This week on The Soccer Hour, Ted talks with Joe Cannon after the Quakes' defeat in Montreal & plays some of the best clips from past episodes of the show.


Episode 21

Recent '24 Under 24' finalist Fatai Alashe joins Ted Ramey to talk about his goal against Real Salt Lake this past weekend in the Quakes' 2-1 win. They also discuss his college career & whether the team compares their EA SPORTS FIFA rankings with one another jokingly. Later in the show, Chris Dangerfield comes on to talk a bit more in depth about his thoughts on Quakes vs. RSL. 


Episode 22

RSL commentator & former player Brian Dunseth joins the show to talk the state of MLS


Episode 23

Ted talks with Chris Sullivan about the upcoming MLS Cup Playoff matches beginning midweek with the knockout rounds.


Episode 24

This week's episode features FOX Sports commentator Keith Costigan & USWNT star Christen Press.


Episode 25

Host of Extra Time Radio & editor Andrew Wiebe joins Ted Ramey on the show to talk about the state of US Soccer and Giovinco's MLS MVP snub.


Episode 26

As Avaya Stadium gets set to host the 2016 NCAA® Women's College Cup® through the weekend, Ted talks with a variety of experienced figures related to the event. Julie Foudy, two-time United States Women's National Team World Cup champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist, talks to Ted about the tournament as a whole and women's soccer in the Bay Area. Then, representatives from each participating team in the Final Four give their perspective; USC head coach Keidane McAlpine, North Carolina midfielder Darcy McFarlane, Georgetown head coach Dave Nolan & West Virginia associate head coach Lisa Stoia all chat with Ted to round off the show. 


Episode 27

MLS Cup is approaching this Saturday at 5pm in Toronto, the man who will be calling the big match on FOX, John Strong joins the show to preview Toronto FC vs. Seattle Sounders FC, in addition to touching on the state of the league as a whole following the 2016 season. Legendary Quakes goalkeeper & Ted's radio broadcast partner Joe Cannon also analyzes US Soccer's decision to part ways with Jurgen Klinsmann & much more!


Episode 28

Earthquakes TV commentator Chris Dangerfield joins Ted Ramey on a mid-December episode of The Soccer Hour.


Episode 29

Ted plays the best interviews to date from past episodes of The Soccer Hour.


Episode 30

2017 is here! Ted Ramey opens up the new year with Quakes & New Zealand defender Kip Colvey and former Houston Dynamo broadcaster Matt Pedersen. They touch on the Quakes upcoming preseason, Kip's transition from college to MLS-level play & offseason activities. He gives his advice to incoming MLS draft picks, as he was once one himself just a year ago.


Episode 31

Chris Sullivan and new Quakes GM Jesse Fioranelli join the show to talk about the vision and future of the Quakes for 2017 & beyond.


Episode 33

It's an all-Quakes lineup on this week's episode. Midfielders Fatai Alashe & Tommy Thompson hop on the show to recap the first couple of days at Earthquakes preseason camp as the group returns to San Jose to get ready for 2017.


Special Episode

This episode features the audio from the introductory press conference featuring the newest Quakes signings, German defender/midfielder Florian Jungwirth & Dutch forward Danny Hoesen.