Capital Combustion

A Podcast about Lansing Ignite and Lansing United soccer

#33 | This Ones for Scott

September 10th, 2019

Westen, Cody, and Cam discuss Lansing's 5-0 thrashing of Tucson in a pod recorded immediately after the game. They also talk about Grand Rapids pulling out of their friendly with Lansing, and tackle listener questions in a "drunk mailbag".

#32 | Super Mailbag: xM Edition

September 3rd, 2019

Westen, Geoff, Cam, Brad, and Cody tackle tons of listener questions with no Ignite game this past week. Among the topics discussed are, the most important players to the team, player comps for Pato, ideal hangouts with Nate Miller, and other USL markets we would like to see. The crew also looks ahead to the Tucson game this Friday.

#31 | Texas Pato Massacre

August 27th, 2019

Westen, Cam, Geoff, and Cody discuss Lansings 4-1 domination of North Texas. They talk about the team's growth from their last game against Texas and ask if Lansing is the best team in the league. From there, it's another loaded mailbag segment, where many topics, including attendance, are discussed.

#30 | Feeling Thirsty

August 20th, 2019

Westen, Cam, Brad, and Geoff mend their broken relationship after last episodes bloodbath. They also discuss Lansings 2-1 victory over Orlando. From there, they tackle multiple mailbag questions, including speculation about Nate Miller's future.

#29 | Pro Rel And The Future Of USL League One

August 14th, 2019

With no Ignite games this week, Westen, Cody, Cam, and Geoff tackle the news from USL's recent summer meetings. They debate USL pro-rel, USL expansion, and discuss the impact the 2026 world cup may or may not have. They also look ahead to Ignites match against Orlando this week and take some listener questions.

#28 | A Strong Xg Week

August 6th, 2019

Westen, Cody, Brad, and LSJs Phil Friend discuss an impressive Ignite week, as they defeated Chattanooga 2-0 and Orlando 3-0. They talk about the impact of the lineup stability, and the improved defense as well. In another mailbag segment, the crew discusses the schedule ahead, and what might be needed to make the playoffs.

#27 | It Happened Again

July 30th, 2019

Westen, Geoff, Brad, and Coach Ross Anderson discuss another late lead blown by Lansing in their 1-1 draw to Tormenta. They once again try and diagnose the late-game issues of the team, and they also discuss if the team needs designated PK takers. From there, the mailbag segment returns. Which Ignite player is most likely to make it to MLS is discussed, amongst other topics.

#26 | Interview with Ignite Assistant Coach Joel Delass

July 26th, 2019

In this bonus episode, Westen sits down with assistant coach Joel Delass. They discuss the 3-3 draw to Toronto, where Delass was in charge, the differences between old USL and the USL today, as well as his path to Ignite and the season so far.

#25 | #FreeNate and Lansing United Season Awards

July 23rd, 2019

Westen, Cam, Brad, and Cody discuss Lansings 3-3 draw to Toronto and try to diagnose why the team has lost so many late leads. From there, in 2 very heated segments, the crew discusses Nate Millers 3 game suspension, and rumors of USL sending all the MLS2 teams to League One. Spoilers: Pro-Rel discussion occurs. Geoff then jumps on to go through his and Westens Lansing United season awards. At the end, they also reveal this year's ransom player of the year.

#24 | We Gotta Talk About the Refs

July 16th, 2019

Westen, Geoff, Cam, and Cody discuss Lansings 2-2 draw against Tucson. They talk about the refereeing and Nates comments about it post-game. They also tackle Vuvuzelas and the team's formation change. From there, Westen and Geoff break down Lansings 3-1 loss to GRFC and reflect on the season as a whole.