Men in Blazers Media Network
Hosted byRoger Bennett and Michael Davies
Country of originUnited States
Original release2014

Men in Blazers is the largest independent soccer-focused media company in North America, covering the sport year-round through daily podcasts, digital and YouTube videos, a monthly program on NBC’s Peacock network, Twitch streams, weekly newsletters, New York Times bestselling books, and live tours. The programming focuses on the Premier League, the Champions League, the U.S. Men’s and Women’s National Teams, the NWSL, and other top leagues around the globe.

Men in Blazers produces more than 210 podcasts and 350 hours of content every year, and its podcasts get between 1 million and 1.5 million downloads per month.[1] All content on the platform reaches an audience of more than 30 million people[2] annually.


The Men in Blazers television show and podcast have featured a wide range of celebrities, including:

Megan Rapinoe, DeAndre Hopkins, Alexander Ovechkin, Wayne Rooney, Alex Morgan, Andrew Luck, Carmelo Anthony, Lewis Hamilton, Rory McIlroy, Steve Kerr, Daryl Dike

Killer Mike, Diplo, Vampire Weekend, Mumford & Sons, Noel Gallagher, Haim[3]

Laura Linney,[4] Will Ferrell,[5] Dominic West,[6] Diego Luna,[7] Mike Myers,[8] John Lithgow,[9] Anupam Kher,[10] Rob McElhenney[11]

Barry Hearn[12] John Oliver,[13] James Corden,[14] David Simon,[15] Guy Ritchie,[16] Seth Meyers,[17] Hasan Minhaj,[18] Peter Moore[19]

Live tours

The duo have travelled the nation from coast to coast, playing sold-out summer live tours which have given them the ability to bring together thousands of American soccer fans to celebrate the World Cup, Women's World Cup, and Euros, along with guests who include Billy Beane, Waka Flocka, and Taylor Lewan.

The Annual Golden Blazer Award Show

In the Encyclopedia Blazertannica, the Men in Blazers also explain that they give out a golden blazer once a year to someone they credit with helping grow soccer, especially in America. So far, the recipients are:

In 2019, Men in Blazers launched an American Premier League Player of the Year Award, given to America's favorite Premier League player. The award's inaugural recipient was Liverpool's Virgil Van Dijk.


  1. ^ Sancton, Julian (2023-03-29). "Men in Blazers, Hollywood's Favorite Soccer Podcast, Aims for a Global Empire". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2024-04-05.
  2. ^ Novy-Williams, Eben (2022-02-16). "Men in Blazers Is Ready to Grow Its Soccer Empire". Retrieved 2024-04-05.
  3. ^ "Men In Blazers 04/15/14: Passover Special With HAIM" – via
  4. ^ "Laura Linney". Men in Blazers.
  5. ^ "Will Ferrell". Men in Blazers.
  6. ^ "Dominic west is a man who loves his pies tonight…". Men in Blazers.
  7. ^ "The Men in Blazers Show with Diego Luna". Men in Blazers.
  8. ^ "The Men in Blazers Show: Mike Myers". Men in Blazers.
  9. ^ "The Men in Blazers Show with John Lithgow". Men in Blazers.
  10. ^ "The Men in Blazers Show with Anupam Kher". Men in Blazers.
  11. ^ "Men in Blazers "Wrexham in the USA" with Rob McElhenney, Powered by SToK". Wondery.
  12. ^ "Barry Hearn". Men in Blazers.
  13. ^ "The Men in Blazers Show and Podcast with John Oliver". Men in Blazers.
  14. ^ "The Men in Blazers Show Season Premiere With James Corden". Men in Blazers.
  15. ^ "Men in Blazers 09/07/17: David Simon Pod Special". Men in Blazers.
  16. ^ "The Men in Blazers Show with Guy Ritchie". Men in Blazers.
  17. ^ "Seth Meyers". Men in Blazers.
  18. ^ "The Men in Blazers Show with Hasan Minhaj". Men in Blazers.
  19. ^ "The Men in Blazers Show with Liverpool CEO Peter Moore". Men in Blazers.