Football Weekly

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 Sep 1, 2021
Best football podcast around

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 Jul 4, 2021

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 Jun 21, 2021
My go-to for European football round-ups - a brilliant pod that doesn't take itself too seriously. Love their (often self-deprecating) humour; knowledgeable (& diverse) panel. But don't look for in-depth tactical analysis. It ain't that pod


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 Feb 20, 2021

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Join Max, Barry and special guests as they pick over the latest action from the Premier League and beyond

Episode Date
Goals galore in the Champions League group stages – Football Weekly Extra
00:56:05
Max Rushden is joined by Philippe Auclair, Nicky Bandini and Mark Langdon to review the Champions League action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 16, 2021
Manchester United’s Berne notice, Barça in a pickle, plus Kevin Keegan and meat – Football Weekly
00:50:29
Max Rushden is joined by Sid Lowe, Ed Aarons and Lars Sivertsen to review Tuesday’s Champions League games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 15, 2021
Ronaldo’s dream second debut for Manchester United – Football Weekly
00:50:32
Max Rushden is joined by John Brewin, Jamie Jackson and Troy Townsend to review Cristiano Ronaldo’s dazzling Manchester United return, Romelu Lukaku’s triumphant homecoming at Chelsea and the rest of the action from the weekend’s Premier League games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 13, 2021
World Cup qualifiers, subs and the 3pm blackout – Football Weekly Extra
00:44:29
Max Rushden is joined by Faye Carruthers, Jonathan Liew, Rory Smith and Jim Burke to review the midweek internationals and preview the weekend. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 09, 2021
Your questions answered: a mailbag special – Football Weekly
00:54:26
Max Rushden is joined by Philippe Auclair, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan and Lars Sivertsen to answer your questions, ranging from serious to nonsensical. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 08, 2021
Conmebol chaos, Bale beats Belarus and the WSL kicks off – Football Weekly
00:53:39
Max Rushden is joined by John Brewin, Ben Fisher, Mark Langdon and Suzy Wrack to discuss wins for England, Scotland and Wales, Brazil v Argentina being abandoned and the opening weekend of the WSL. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 06, 2021
Ugly scenes in Budapest and Ronaldo denies Ireland – Football Weekly Extra
00:50:59
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson, Anita Abayomi and Jim Burke to discuss the latest World Cup qualifiers. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 03, 2021
Mbappé, Mourinho & Santiago Muñóz – Football Weekly
00:55:42
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini and Lars Sivertsen to react to transfer deadline day and wrap up the major stories from the continent. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 01, 2021
Tottenham top the table as Arsenal hit rock bottom – Football Weekly
00:52:41
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Ed Aarons after another weekend of Premier League action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 30, 2021
Harry Kane staying, Pep Guardiola going? – Football Weekly Extra
00:55:08
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair, Suzy Wrack and Lars Sivertsen to discuss a busy week of news. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 26, 2021
Mailbag special: your questions answered – Football Weekly
00:50:55
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and John Brewin to answer listeners’ questions. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 24, 2021
What is the point of Arsenal? – Football Weekly
00:55:06
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Mark Langdon and Faye Carruthers to review the weekend action in the Premier League. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 23, 2021
Harry Kane and the endless Tottenham transfer saga – Football Weekly Extra
00:45:57
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew and Simon Burnton to discuss the Spurs striker’s predicament and preview the weekend’s action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 19, 2021
Nagelsmann’s first trophy, a Serie A preview and the Spanish Sean Dyche – Football Weekly
00:55:20
Max Rushden is joined by Archie Rhind-Tutt, Nicky Bandini and Lars Sivertsen to review the start to the season in Germany and Spain, and to preview the return of Serie A. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 18, 2021
The return of the Premier League and farewell Gerd Müller – Football Weekly
01:01:13
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Paul MacInnes to discuss the opening week of Premier League fixtures. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 16, 2021
Premier League season preview (part two) and Super Cup – Football Weekly
01:08:12
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair and Mark Langdon to preview the second 10 teams, alphabetically, in the Premier League. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 12, 2021
Premier League season preview (part one) and Messi at PSG – Football Weekly
01:04:11
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan and John Brewin to react to Lionel Messi’s move to PSG and preview the first 10 teams, alphabetically, in the Premier League. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 11, 2021
Bye bye Barça: Lionel Messi has left the building – Football Weekly
00:55:11
Max Rushden is joined by Natasha Henry, Barry Glendenning, Sid Lowe and Ed Aarons to discuss Lionel Messi’s tearful departure from Barcelona. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 09, 2021
Bumper Football League preview and an Ings surprise – Football Weekly Extra
00:56:08
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Fadugba and Ben Fisher to preview all three EFL divisions and assess the latest transfer news. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 05, 2021
Ligue 1 ready for lift-off and a manager merry-go-round in Germany – Football Weekly
00:55:17
Max Rushden is joined by Lars Sivertsen, Phillippe Auclair and Nicky Bandini to discuss the big European leagues before the new season. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 04, 2021
Celtic in crisis, transfer talk and Carabao Cup fizz – Football Weekly
00:54:42
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Flo Lloyd-Hughes, Jonathan Wilson and Ewan Murray for the glorious return of Football Weekly. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 02, 2021
From the archive: the pursuit of the perfect pitch – Football Weekly Extra
00:34:05
In our final archive episode we wanted to bring you something a little different from our sister podcast The Audio Long Read.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 29, 2021
From the archive: the life and times of Barney Ronay – Football Weekly
00:44:06
In June 2020, Max Rushden and Barry Glendenning were joined by Barney Ronay to discuss Barney’s life and times, including how Charlton v Manchester City got him hooked on football. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 27, 2021
From the archive: football’s relationship with gambling – Football Weekly Extra
01:01:06
In October 2020 , Max Rushden was joined by Barry Glendenning and Philippe Auclair to examine the game’s ‘gamblification’. We hear from James Grimes, who was a gambling addict for 12 years, Rob Davies, the Guardian’s business reporter specialising in the gambling industry, and Brigid Simmonds, chair of the Betting and Gaming Council. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 22, 2021
From the archive: Philippe Auclair on Fifa and Cantona – Football Weekly
00:43:39
In April 2020, Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning and Philippe Auclair discussed Fifa and football governance, Philippe’s favourite sport, mushroom-collecting, juggling careers in music and football, furloughing and George Best. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 19, 2021
From the archive: Black Lives Matter and tackling racism – Football Weekly Extra
01:03:52
In June of last year, Max Rushden, Troy Townsend, Elliot Ross and Jordan Jarrett-Bryan discussed football’s reaction to the Black Lives Matter protests following the death of George Floyd. They also discussed black representation in sports media and the incidents that have marred football since our previous special on the subject. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 15, 2021
From the archive: the life and times of Jonathan Liew – Football Weekly
00:37:17
Max Rushden and Barry Glendenning dig into the Jonathan Liew archive with the man himself, including his stint on Countdown and a famous spat with a certain BBC Cricket Correspondent.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 13, 2021
Italy are champions as England relive penalty pain – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:58:27
This episode was changed on 12th July to add a voice note from Nicky Bandini Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, John Brewin, Elis James and a host of regulars – some more gutted than others – as they reflect on England’s devastating defeat. We also hear from Marcela Mora y Araujo on Argentina’s victory in the Copa América final against Brazil. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 12, 2021
Italy v England: the final preview – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:54:40
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan and Mark Langdon to preview the Euro 2020 final between Italy and England. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 09, 2021
England edge extra-time epic to enter final battle – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:46:44
Max Rushden is joined by Lars Sivertsen, Jonathan Wilson, Barry Glendenning and Marcus Bean to discuss England’s semi-final win. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 08, 2021
Italy on the spot to book their place in the final – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:43:14
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Philippe Auclair plus Nicky Bandini at Wembley as Italy edge past Spain. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 07, 2021
England roar past Ukraine to reach semi-finals – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:51:31
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jacob Steinberg, Jonathan Wilson and Flo Lloyd-Hughes to discuss England’s win. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 04, 2021
Belgium bow out and it’s so long Switzerland as Italy and Spain progress – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:43:56
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini and Simon Burnton to discuss the first two Euro 2020 quarter-finals.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 02, 2021
The big quarter-final preview – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:49:07
Max Rushden, Jonathan Liew, Barney Ronay and Jordan Jarrett-Bryan look ahead to England’s date with Ukraine in Rome and the three other ties. Also, there’s reaction to Everton and Tottenham’s appointments. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 01, 2021
England send Germany out and Ukraine leave it late – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:45:26
Max Rushden is joined by Archie Rhind-Tutt, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen, Mark Langdon and Barney Ronay to discuss England’s dramatic win over Germany and Ukraine’s last-gasp victory over Sweden. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 30, 2021
One goalkeeping gaffe, two games and 14 goals – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:54:38
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Rory Smith, Philippe Auclair and Nick Ames review a dramatic day of Euro 2020 action, as Spain win an eight-goal thriller against Croatia and Switzerland shock favourites France on penalties. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 29, 2021
Belgium to meet Italy after pipping Portugal – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:48:20
Max Rushden is joined by John Brewin, Natasha Henry and Jonathan Wilson to discuss Belgium’s victory over Portugal, and 10-man Netherlands’s elimination by the Czech Republic. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 27, 2021
Danish demolition sees Wales wave goodbye – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:40:58
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Ed Aarons to discuss the first round of knockout games at Euro 2020. We also hear from Ben Fisher in Amsterdam and a sad Elis James in his living room.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 26, 2021
Dramatic end to Group F as England get Germany - Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:52:00
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan and Philippe Auclair to discuss the final round of group games at Euro 2020. We also get reaction from Sid Lowe in Seville and Nick Ames in Munich.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 23, 2021
Scotland bow out as England advance in top spot – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:41:06
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson, Elliott Ross, Jacob Steinberg and Ewan Murray to discuss the final Group D games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 23, 2021
Denmark’s fairytale and Netherlands in it to win it – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:50:35
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Jonathan Fadugba to discuss the final Group B games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 22, 2021
Wales road trip goes on despite defeat in Rome – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:46:55
Max Rushden is joined by Nicky Bandini, Jamie Jackson, Barney Ronay, Ben Fisher and Manon Steffan Ros to discuss Wales reaching the last 16. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 20, 2021
Germany strike back, Spain rue penalty failure – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:57:00
Max Rushden is joined by Archie Rhind-Tutt, Sid Lowe, Philippe Auclair and Jonathan Wilson to discuss Germany’s win over Portugal, France’s draw with Hungary, and Spain’s point against Poland. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 19, 2021
England and Scotland share spoils at Wembley – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:45:20
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jim Burke and John Brewin, with reaction from both Ewan Murray and Jonathan Liew at Wembley. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 19, 2021
De Bruyne dazzles and Denmark rises for Eriksen – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:49:52
Max Rushden is joined by Natasha Henry, Nick Ames, Mark Langdon and Barry Glendenning to discuss Belgium’s game of two halves against Denmark, and the Netherlands’ easy win overAustria. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 17, 2021
Wales devour Turkey and Italy storm into last 16 – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:47:28
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini and Lars Sivertsen to discuss the latest action in Group A & B at Euro 2020.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 16, 2021
France hold off Germany and Ronaldo breaks another record – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:37:31
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair and Simon Burnton to discuss the opening Group F games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 16, 2021
Scotland left feeling Schick, and a parrot – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:47:26
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jim Burke, Jacob Steinberg and Ewan Murray to discuss Scotland’s 2-0 defeat to Czech Republic. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 14, 2021
Southgate’s England gain revenge on tired Croatia – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:46:41
Max Rushden is joined by Jonathan Wilson, Paul Macinnes and Barney Ronay to discuss England’s opening game win in the Euros.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 13, 2021
A harrowing day in Copenhagen – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:46:04
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair and Lars Sivertsen to discuss the events at Parken Stadium as Christian Eriksen fought for his life after collapsing during Denmark’s Euro 2020 game with Finland.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 13, 2021
Italy kick off in style and Bale leads Wales in Baku – Euro 2020 Football Daily
00:47:30
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini, Jonathan Liew and Ed Aarons to discuss the opening game of Euro 2020.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 11, 2021
Euro 2020 countdown and the big Spurs search – Football Weekly Extra
00:54:03
Max Rushden is joined by Marcus Bean, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan, Mark Langdon and Sid Lowe to discuss the strongest Euro 2020 squads, Spain’s Covid outbreak and the potential of Paulo Fonseca taking over at Spurs. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 10, 2021
Your ultimate Euro 2020 preview – Football Weekly
01:02:31
Max Rushden is joined by Nicky Bandini, Lars Sivertsen, John Brewin and Marcus Christenson to preview every team at Euro 2020. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 08, 2021
Southgate selections, booing and Euro 2020 ones to watch – Football Weekly
00:54:51
Max Rushden is joined by Jonathan Wilson, Jacob Steinberg and Jonathan Fadugba to discuss England, Wales and Scotland’s final friendlies before the Euros, booing of the taking the knee and the National League play-offs. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 07, 2021
England, Alexander-Arnold and a familiar problem – Football Weekly
00:53:18
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Ewan Murray, Ben Fisher and Philippe Auclair to discuss the midweek international friendlies. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 03, 2021
England’s squad selected and arrivederci Ancelotti – Football Weekly
00:55:16
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Flo Lloyd-Hughes, Jonathan Wilson and Andy Hunter to discuss the England squad, Ancelotti’s departure from Everton, the Copa America in turmoil and more. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jun 02, 2021
Chelsea rule Europe again and who will make England cut? – Football Weekly
00:56:52
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew and Barney Ronay to discuss Chelsea’s big win in Porto, Gareth Southgate’s squad trimming and the European managerial merry-go-round. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 31, 2021
Victorious Villarreal and Southgate’s selection struggles – Football Weekly Extra
00:51:15
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Anne-Marie Batson, Ben Fisher and Archie Rhind-Tutt to reflect on the Europa League final, England’s provisional Euro 2020 squad and to preview a big weekend. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 27, 2021
Glory for Atlético and Lille and sweet relief for Juventus – Football Weekly
01:00:13
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Sid Lowe, Nicky Bandini, Lars Sivertsen and Philippe Auclair to discuss the final days of the season in Spain, Italy, France and Germany. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 25, 2021
Leicester miss out again as City bid farewell to Agüero – Football Weekly
01:01:00
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, John Brewin and Philippe Auclair to discuss the last day in the Premier League season. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 24, 2021
Liverpool hit their stride as Kane takes the long walk – Football Weekly Extra
00:59:34
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Mark Langdon to discuss the midweek Premier League games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 20, 2021
Chelsea close on top-four spot and Roy Hodgson retires – Football Weekly
00:57:24
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan and Richard Jolly to discuss the midweek Premier League fixtures, Harry Kane’s potential transfer and Roy Hodgson’s retirement. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 19, 2021
Double despair for Chelsea and Alisson wonderland – Football Weekly
00:53:23
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson, Flo Lloyd-Hughes and Suzy Wrack discuss Leicester City winning the FA Cup for the first time, Barcelona demolishing Chelsea in the Women’s Champions League final, Alisson scoring for Liverpool and a surprising tangent about Lincoln. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 17, 2021
Manchester City’s title and the race for the top four – Football Weekly Extra
00:59:37
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew and Clive Tyldesley to discuss Man City’s third league title in four years. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 13, 2021
La Liga drama, relentless Lille and Pirlo’s perilous position – Football Weekly
00:53:36
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini, Philippe Auclair and Sid Lowe for a roundup of the major stories in La Liga, Serie A and Ligue 1. Plus the introduction of brand new feature Barry’s Bundesliga Bulletin. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 11, 2021
Chelsea joy in WSL and Premier League and EFL ups and downs – Football Weekly
00:55:38
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Barney Ronay and John Brewin to discuss the latest Premier League, EFL and WSL action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 10, 2021
Chelsea make it a full English, plus ups and downs – Football Weekly Extra
00:47:43
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Fadugba, Lars Sivertsen and Sid Lowe reflect on Chelsea’s all-too-easy win over Real Madrid, the upcoming Premier League games and the National League state of play. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 06, 2021
PSG’s schooling by City and the Guardian turns 200 – Football Weekly
00:50:26
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Paul Doyle to discuss Manchester City’s triumph over PSG. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 05, 2021
Manchester United fan protests, Bale brilliance and more – Football Weekly
00:58:13
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Faye Carruthers and Jamie Jackson to discuss events at Old Trafford and more. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
May 03, 2021
Manchester City’s Paris knees-up and fan power – Football Weekly Extra
00:54:55
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan and Philippe Auclair discuss Manchester City’s win in Paris, and Kevin Miles from the FSA joins to discuss the ESL, fan power and the social media boycott. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 29, 2021
Champions League latest and Posh champagne on ice – Football Weekly
00:59:04
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Barney Ronay, Simon Burnton and Ben Fisher to discuss Chelsea’s score draw against Real Madrid and Arsenal takeover rumours. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 28, 2021
Manchester City’s awesome League Cup foursome – Football Weekly
01:05:38
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Nicky Bandini discuss City’s fourth consecutive League Cup victory, Chelsea’s win at West Ham and a memorable afternoon for St Johnstone keeper Zander Clark. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 26, 2021
Super League: what happens now? Plus a trip to Orient – Football Weekly Extra
00:56:09
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Flo Lloyd-Hughes, Sid Lowe, Nicky Bandini and Nick Ames to discuss the dramatic collapse of the breakaway proposals. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 22, 2021
The European Super League hangover – Football Weekly
00:47:17
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew, Archie Rhind-Tutt and Mike Calvin to discuss the fallout from the ESL proposals, and the view from Germany. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 20, 2021
The European Super League, plus Mourinho axed – Football Weekly
01:03:44
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson, Marcus Bean and Sean Ingle discuss the proposed ESL, the end of José Mourinho’s tenure as Spurs manager and the weekend’s Premier League and FA Cup games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 19, 2021
Fantastic Foden, limp Liverpool and the Kudela verdict – Football Weekly Extra
00:55:48
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Mark Langdon and Nicky Bandini to discuss the final round of Champions League quarter final fixtures. Plus we hear from Suzanne Wrack on 10 years of the WSL and Troy Townsend on Slavia Prague player Ondrej Kudela’s 10-match ban for racism. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 15, 2021
Tuchel’s Chelsea and Pochettino’s PSG make Champions League progress – Football Weekly
00:49:59
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair and Lars Sivertsen to discuss the Champions League quarter-final second-legs as Chelsea take on Porto and PSG face Bayern Munich. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 14, 2021
Bielsa pips Pep as United beat City, plus using xG in Scrabble – Football Weekly
00:59:07
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Barney Ronay to discuss Leeds’ win at Manchester City and the race for the top four. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 12, 2021
Magical Mbappé and marvellous Mount – Football Weekly Extra
00:48:42
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan, Jacob Steinberg and Archie Rhind-Tutt to discuss the Champions League quarter-finals, preview the Premier League action and talk takeovers. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 08, 2021
Liverpool floored in Madrid, Dortmund denied at City – Football Weekly
00:52:25
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Sid Lowe, John Brewin and Flo Lloyd-Hughes to discuss Tuesday’s Champions League games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 07, 2021
Lille lead PSG in title race and Valencia walk off for Diakhaby – Football Weekly
01:06:28
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair, Lars Sivertsen and Sid Lowe to discuss the Easter weekend action in the Premier League and Europe. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 05, 2021
North Macedonia leave Germany reeling – Football Weekly Extra
00:49:39
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Ed Aarons and Natasha Henry to discuss the midweek internationals. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Apr 01, 2021
Sergio Agüero's City legacy and your questions answered – Football Weekly
00:54:08
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Lars Sivertsen to discuss Sergio Agüero’s decision to call time on his Manchester City career and to answer listeners’ questions. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 30, 2021
Luxembourg stun Ireland, Ronaldo sulks and England win – Football Weekly
00:56:14
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Fadugba and Mark Langdon to discuss the latest round of World Cup qualifiers featuring England’s comfortable win over Albania, Republic of Ireland’s defeat by Luxembourg and a point for Scotland against Israel. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 29, 2021
World Cup qualifiers and the WSL broadcast deal – Football Weekly Extra
00:53:10
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Suzy Wrack and Faye Carruthers to round up the first games in European World Cup qualifying, the Women’s Champions League and the WSL broadcast deal. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 26, 2021
The climate crisis and football – Football Weekly special
00:53:55
Max Rushden and Barry Glendenning are joined for a football and climate crisis special edition by David Goldblatt – author of The Age of Football – the global game in the 21st century, Ollie Hayes of the Sustainababble podcast, and Dale Vince, founder of Ecotricity and chairman of Forest Green Rovers, recognised by Fifa and the UN as the world’s greenest club. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 23, 2021
FA Cup quarter-final cruises and a new low for Newcastle – Football Weekly
00:52:47
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Marcus Bean and Jonathan Wilson discuss the FA Cup quarter-finals, Newcastle’s collapse at Brighton, alleged racist remarks against Rangers midfielder Glen Kamara and the Champions League draw. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 22, 2021
The Sheldon report, Champions League and more – Football Weekly Extra
00:51:06
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan, Ben Fisher, Anne-Marie Batson and David Conn to discuss the report into sexual abuse in football, midweek action in Europe and the latest EFL news. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 18, 2021
Manchester City march on, Black Cats lift Wembley curse – Football Weekly
00:54:46
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Barney Ronay and Jonathan Wilson to discuss the Champions League and the Papa John’s Trophy. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 17, 2021
North London derby drama and a new era at Sheffield United – Football Weekly
00:54:01
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, John Brewin and Lars Sivertsen to discuss the north London derby and Sheffield United without Chris Wilder. Plus: Greg Wood on the crisis at Football Index. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 15, 2021
The end of Champions League's Messi and Ronaldo era? – Football Weekly
00:56:02
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew and Mark Langdon for a roundup of the Champions League games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 11, 2021
Madrid derby, Der Klassiker and what next for Barcelona? – Football Weekly
00:58:12
Max Rushden is joined by Lars Sivertsen, Sid Lowe and Nicky Bandini for a Euro football roundup. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 09, 2021
Rangers revelry, the Manchester derby, CAF and haircuts – Football Weekly
00:58:47
Max Rushden is joined by Jonathan Wilson, Ed Aarons, Marcus Bean and Ewan Murray to discuss the Manchester derby, Liverpool’s sixth consecutive home defeat and Rangers winning the Scottish Premiership. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 08, 2021
Chelsea pile pain on Liverpool, plus Barça drama – Football Weekly Extra
00:47:49
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Jacob Steinberg to reflect on the latest midweek Premier League games, while Sid Lowe joins to update us on an eventful week for Barcelona. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 05, 2021
Zebras in the mist and Canaries close on promotion – Football Weekly
00:54:37
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Ben Fisher and Flo Lloyd-Hughes to review the midweek Premier League and EFL action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 04, 2021
Gareth Bale is back, Arsenal impress and Glenn Roeder tributes – Football Weekly
00:55:48
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan and Jonathan Wilson to review the weekend’s Premier League action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Mar 01, 2021
Lennon quits Celtic and Guardiola gets his coat – Football Weekly Extra
00:47:16
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew, Ewan Murray and Jacqui Oatley to review this week’s Champions League games, tackle a host of questions that have never been asked before and talk coats. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 25, 2021
Has Fifa really changed? – Football Weekly Special, part two
00:50:40
We’ve teamed up with our friends at Josimar to take a closer look at Fifa. In this episode Max Rushden is joined by Philippe Auclair and Shaka Hislop to discuss Fifa’s involvement in the election and suspension of William Wallace, the former head of the FA in Trinidad and Tobago. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 24, 2021
Are Everton currently the best team on Merseyside? – Football Weekly
00:58:03
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Mark Langdon and Barney Ronay to discuss Everton’s win at Anfield and West Ham’s top-four tilt. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 22, 2021
Is this Pep Guardiola’s best Manchester City side? – Football Weekly Extra
00:51:26
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and John Brewin to round up the midweek action and heap praise on Erling Haaland. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 18, 2021
Mbappé humiliates Barça and Liverpool all smiles again – Football Weekly
00:50:41
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair, Sid Lowe and Andy Hunter to review Tuesday’s Champions League games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 17, 2021
Are Leicester City Premier League title contenders? – Football Weekly
00:57:10
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Anne-Marie Batson and Jonathan Wilson to discuss the latest round of Premier League fixtures including a 3-1 win for Leicester City over Liverpool that Jürgen Klopp admitted ended his side’s title hopes. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 15, 2021
Everton's FA Cup thriller and EFL news – Football Weekly Extra
00:55:14
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett Bryan and Ben Fisher to discuss the FA Cup, the Championship, EFL salary caps and the continuing problem with racial abuse of players on social media. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 11, 2021
Messi's contract, over 30s and Der Hinteregger Song - Football Weekly
00:54:21
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Sid Lowe, Nicky Bandini and Archie Rhind-Tutt to discuss Lionel Messi’s contract, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Cristiano Ronaldo scoring hundreds of goals over the age of 30, Bayern Munich making it the Fifa Club World Cup final following a delay and Der Hinteregger-Song at Eintracht Frankfurt. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 09, 2021
Foden flays Liverpool and Chelsea stunned in WSL – Football Weekly
00:45:40
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Faye Carruthers to review the weekend’s games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 08, 2021
Premier League away-days, that 9-0 and rule changes – Football Weekly Extra
00:54:03
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew and John Brewin to review the midweek action, VAR and broadcasting. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 04, 2021
Has Fifa really changed? – Football Weekly Special
00:48:33
We’ve teamed up with our friends at Josimar to take a closer look at Fifa. In this episode, Max Rushden is joined by Philippe Auclair and Tariq Panja for an interview with Miguel Maduro, a former chair of the organisation’s governance committee, about his time under Gianni Infantino. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 03, 2021
Being Spursy, new Newcastle plus racism on social media – Football Weekly
01:00:07
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Marcus Bean and Jonathan Wilson to discuss a full slate of Premier League fixtures, plus Troy Townsend talks about a number of racist attacks on players in the last week. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Feb 01, 2021
Blades stunner 2021. Plus Tuchel at Chelsea – Football Weekly Extra
00:48:46
Max Rushden is joined by Natasha Henry, Paul MacInnes and Lars Sivertsen to review the midweek Premier League action, including Thomas Tuchel’s first Chelsea game and Burnley’s xG-defying win. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 28, 2021
City slickers, happy Hammers and Barcelona bother – Football Weekly
00:58:30
Max Rushden is joined by Barney Ronay, Nick Ames, Mark Langdon and Sid Lowe to discuss the latest Premier League and FA Cup action, Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea arrival and whether Barça are really bankrupt. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 27, 2021
Lampard sacked, FA Cup drama and National League chaos – Football Weekly
01:02:41
Max Rushden is joined by Jacob Steinberg, Flo Lloyd-Hughes and Rory Smith to discuss Chelsea’s decision to sack Frank Lampard and round up the latest FA Cup fourth-round action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 25, 2021
How to keep your galactico happy – Football Weekly Extra
00:56:45
Max Rushden is joined by Jonathan Liew, Archie Rhind-Tutt, and Jordan Jarrett-Bryan to discuss the midweek Premier League games, Mesut Özil’s Arsenal exit, the Bundesliga and which position would best suit Joe Biden. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 21, 2021
Leicester go top, Lampard feels the heat and Milan march on – Football Weekly
00:55:11
Max Rushden is joined by Nicky Bandini, Lars Sivertsen, Philippe Auclair and Sid Lowe to discuss the midweek round of Premier League fixtures, plus updates from Italy, Spain and France. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 20, 2021
Liverpool misfire again, Özil and the genius of Ndombele – Football Weekly
00:57:40
Max Rushden is joined by Barney Ronay, Jonathan Wilson, Simon Burnton and Flo Lloyd-Hughes to discuss the Premier League, Özil’s exit and the WSL. Are Manchester City the favourites for the Premier League after a fifth consecutive win and just why have Liverpool stopped scoring goals?. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 18, 2021
Pogba, Wolves, Celtic and imaginary children – Football Weekly Extra
00:59:01
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Ed Aarons, Ewan Murray and Jacqui Oatley to discuss the Premier League, Celtic’s implosion and more. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 14, 2021
What Brexit means for football – Football Weekly special
00:55:39
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Miles Jacobson, Jonathan Fadugba and Sid Lowe discuss Brexit’s impact on the Premier League and beyond. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 12, 2021
Car park capers, back gardens and a shock in the FA Cup – Football Weekly
00:56:11
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Paul Doyle and Ben Fisher to review the weekend’s FA Cup action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 11, 2021
Colin Bell, Cup semis and the Trippier Tapes – Football Weekly Extra
00:54:46
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson, Jonathan Liew and Flo Lloyd-Hughes to discuss wins for Manchester City and Spurs, Liverpool’s semi-slump, Phil Neville and the sad passing of a true great. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 07, 2021
Crosstown title races hot up in Milan and Madrid – Football Weekly
00:56:06
Max Rushden is joined by Nicky Bandini, Sid Lowe, Archie Rhind-Tutt and Lars Sivertsen to discuss the latest European action as Milan stay ahead of Internazionale in Italy while Atlético lead Real Madrid in Spain. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 05, 2021
Tommy Docherty remembered and Kevin De Bruyne's brilliance – Football Weekly
00:58:15
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Ewan Murray, Barney Ronay and John Brewin to discuss the weekend’s Premier League action, the Old Firm and the former Manchester United manager Tommy Docherty, who has died aged 92. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jan 04, 2021
Newcastle, Liverpool, Villa, meat and the EFL – Football Weekly Extra
00:53:42
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan and Mark Langdon to discuss the final game of this Premier League year, as well as the one that was cancelled. Plus Ben Fisher’s Football League round-up. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 31, 2020
Covid postponements, Leeds and Kieran Trippier's ban – Football Weekly
00:56:11
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Natasha Henry and Marcus Bean discuss the increase of Covid-related postponements, plus Leeds’ highs and lows. Sid Lowe also talks Kieran Trippier, Diego Costa and Lionel Messi. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 30, 2020
Sam Allardyce rides again and Arteta’s Arsenal fire at last – Football Weekly
01:00:00
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Anne-Marie Batson and Simon Burnton to discuss a busy weekend of football. Plus Philippe Auclair provides an update on the comings and goings at PSG. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 28, 2020
Tackling your questions in a Christmas special – Football Weekly Extra
00:59:38
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Lars Sivertsen for a special Christmas Q&A edition. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 24, 2020
Title races hot up in Milan and Madrid, plus sorry Schalke – Football Weekly
00:53:32
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini, Sid Lowe and Lars Sivertsen for a round-up from across the continent.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 22, 2020
Manchester United hit six, Liverpool get seven and 100 top players – Football Weekly
00:56:22
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Flo Lloyd-Hughes and Jonathan Liew to discuss free-scoring Liverpool and Manchester United, the deepening crisis at Arsenal and the Guardian’s top 100 male footballers. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 21, 2020
Bilic out, Allardyce in and Liverpool go top – Football Weekly Extra
00:55:25
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Fadugba and Philippe Auclair discuss the midweek round of Premier League games, the return of Sam Allardyce, a defeat for Rangers and the state of Ligue 1. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 17, 2020
How to tackle dementia in football – Football Weekly special
01:01:37
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Chris Sutton, John Stiles and Dr Willie Stewart discuss the prevalence of dementia in former footballers, sharing first-hand experience of the disease, the science behind the correlation between football and dementia and what needs to be done in the future. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 16, 2020
What has gone wrong at Arsenal and Sheffield United? – Football Weekly
01:00:14
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Paul MacInnes to discuss the weekend’s Premier League action including the demise of Arsenal and the potential of Mikel Arteta getting the sack, while we ask Jay Socik exactly what’s gone wrong at Sheffield United. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 14, 2020
Top 10 female footballers in the world 2020 - Football Weekly Bonus
00:17:42
Max Rushden is joined by Suzy Wrack and Barry Glendenning to count down the 10 best female footballers in the world – as per the Guardian’s 2020 list. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 11, 2020
The Champions League last 16 is set and a tribute to Paolo Rossi – Football Weekly Extra
00:52:19
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glenndenning, Nicky Bandini, Sid Lowe and Lars Sivertsen to discuss the final round of Champions League group games, along with paying tribute to the late Paolo Rossi. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 10, 2020
Manchester United tumble out of the Champions League – Football Weekly
00:57:55
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett Bryan, Jacob Steinberg and Barney Ronay to discuss Manchester United bowing out of the Champions League, the incident involving Istanbul’s Basaksehir’s Pierre Webo and a fourth official in Paris, plus we ask Millwall fan Barney Ronay about recent events at the Den. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 09, 2020
A Mourinho masterclass and depressing scenes at Millwall – Football Weekly
01:04:30
Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Jamie Jackson join Max Rushden to discuss the weekend’s talking points - including wins for Spurs, Manchester United and Chelsea. The latter of which re-ignites the ongoing debate about whether Marcelo Bielsa is as good as Jonathan Wilson paints him out to be. The panel also address the demoralising scenes from Saturday, when some fans at Millwall booed their players for taking a knee. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 07, 2020
Manchester United's inconsistency and Giroud's fab four – Football Weekly Extra
00:52:18
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew and Marcus Bean to discuss United, Oliver Giroud and question if Pablo Picasso is French. Plus; Archie Rhind-Tutt joins us for all things German football. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 03, 2020
Klopp's kids and a new Champions League format - Football Weekly
01:01:35
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Natasha Henry, John Brewin and Sid Lowe to discuss the Liverpool and Man City qualifying for Champions League Round of 16, Zidane’s woes, a potential new Champions League format and Anton Ferdinand’s new documentary, ‘Football, Racism and Me’.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Dec 02, 2020
The need for concussion substitutes – Football Weekly
00:52:01
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen, Ewan Murray and Faye Carruthers to discuss the need for concussion substitutes and Manchester United’s victory over Southampton. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 30, 2020
A tribute to Diego Maradona – Football Weekly
00:50:01
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson, Philippe Auclair, Marcela Mora y Araujo and Asif Kapadia to celebrate the life of Diego Maradona, the footballing genius who died on Wednesday aged 60. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 26, 2020
Champions League, yet more VAR and the return of fans – Football Weekly
00:55:08
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini and Jonathan Wilson to discuss Tuesday’s Champions League football. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 25, 2020
Pep, Pépé and penalties – Football Weekly
00:50:52
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Barney Ronay, Ben Fisher and John Ashdown to discuss José v Pep (Part 24), Fulham’s comedy penalties, and Chelsea being quite good. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 23, 2020
Wales are promoted! And is Foden the new Grealish?– Football Weekly Extra
00:53:32
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair and Flo Lloyd-Hughes to discuss England’s conclusive triumph over Iceland, a game that actually mattered for Wales and a tribute to Olivier Giroud. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 19, 2020
Football and how the game handles mental health – Football Weekly special
00:57:40
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning and Archie Rhind-Tutt, as well as former professional footballer and now writer/filmmaker Marvin Sordell, and Alex Mills, the head of education for Sporting Chance. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 17, 2020
England's Nations League flop, Wales win and WSL drama – Football Weekly
00:52:17
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning , Jonathan Liew and Ed Aarons to discuss the latest Nations League action. Plus: Suzy Wrack reviews an exciting weekend of comebacks in the Women’s Super League. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 16, 2020
Scotland's Euro 2020 play-off triumph never in doubt – Football Weekly Extra
00:55:33
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Anne-Marie Batson, John Brewin and Jim Burke to discuss Scotland’s triumph, Northern Ireland’s heartbreak, meaningless friendlies, Greg Clarke and an exciting weekend of WSL action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 13, 2020
Has Zlatan Ibrahimovic found the Holy Grail? – Football Weekly
00:52:51
Max Rushden, Lars Sivertsen, Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini and Archie Rhind-Tutt discuss Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Bayern winning Der Klassiker again, bother for Real Madrid and a Gladbach scorpion kick. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 10, 2020
Premier League highs and panenka lows – Football Weekly
00:54:49
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Gregg Bakowski and Jordan Jarrett-Bryan to discuss the horror show for Arteta at the Emirates and the rest of the Premier League results. Plus that Ademola Lookman penalty. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 09, 2020
Manchester United malaise, pressing and handball – Football Weekly Extra
00:49:38
Max Rushden is joined by Jonathan Wilson, Natasha Henry and Jonathan Liew to discuss Manchester United’s defending, wins for Chelsea, Dortmund and Barça, the dress code for managers and a weekend preview. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 05, 2020
Champions League latest, flying Foxes and more – Football Weekly
00:50:09
Max Rushden, Barney Ronay, Paul MacInnes and Simon Burnton discuss Liverpool’s dominant display over Atalanta, Manchester City taking care of Olympiakos, Leicester, a life-affirming assist and a wasted goalkeeper goal. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 04, 2020
A Nobby Stiles tribute and is Ward-Prowse the new Le Tissier? – Football Weekly
00:58:11
Max Rushden and co pay tribute to Nobby Stiles, ask if it’s all over for Aston Villa and discuss James Ward-Prowse, Thomas Partey and Manchester City’s Women’s FA Cup final victory This podcast was amended on Monday 1st November. An earlier version wrongfully stated that Gerd Müller had died from dementia.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Nov 02, 2020
Saint Marcus and the 'real' Ole Gunnar Solskjær? – Football Weekly Extra
00:53:25
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jamie Jackson, Lars Sivertsen and Archie Rhind-Tutt discuss Marcus Rashford’s heroic week, the rest of the Champions League and whether there’s more to Ole Gunnar Solskjær than meets the eye.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 29, 2020
Bartomeu’s mic drop and another injury for Liverpool – Football Weekly
00:50:02
Faye Carruthers, Barry Glendenning, Flo Lloyd-Hughes, Nick Ames and Sid Lowe discuss the resignation of Barcelona’s president and Tuesday night’s Champions League action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 28, 2020
Aston Villa's reality check and Kevin McCarra tributes – Football Weekly
00:56:50
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan and John Brewin to discuss the top-flight weekend. Sid Lowe also joins to talk about the clásico, and Jonathan Wilson leads the tributes to Kevin McCarra. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 26, 2020
Real Madrid shocked by Shakhtar before El Clásico – Football Weekly Extra
00:47:48
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Mark Langdon and Ed Aarons discuss wins for Liverpool and Manchester City, before Sid Lowe joins to dissect Madrid’s defeat, Bayern routing Atlético and a preview of El Clásico. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 22, 2020
The Champions League returns and more breakaway talk – Football Weekly
00:53:24
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew, Nicky Bandini and Anne-Marie Batson discuss Manchester United’s 2-1 win at PSG, Chelsea’s draw with Sevilla and more breakaway league rumours. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 21, 2020
Moyes dances, Liverpool lose Van Dijk and Villa march on – Football Weekly
00:43:39
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Andy Hunter, Natasha Henry and Ewan Murray to run through a weekend of late goals, VAR’s latest impact on the beautiful game, Sergio Agüero’s handsiness, and the first Old Firm derby of the season. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 19, 2020
England see red, Scotland soar and Big Picture fades – Football Weekly Extra
00:52:14
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jacqui Oatley and Jonathan Wilson to discuss England’s defeat to Denmark, plus all the latest Nations League games. We look at the implications of Project Big Picture being rejected by the Premier League, and Suzanne Wrack tells us what’s next for the Women’s Super League.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 15, 2020
Football and its relationship with gambling – Football Weekly special
01:00:24
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning and Philippe Auclair to examine the game’s ‘gamblification’ with the betting industry. We hear from James Grimes, who was a gambling addict for 12 years, Rob Davies, The Guardian’s business reporter who specialises in the gambling industry, and Brigid Simmonds, chair of the Betting and Gaming Council. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 13, 2020
Project Big Picture, pay-per-view TV and Arsène Wenger – Football Weekly
00:53:53
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Marcus Bean and Elis James to discuss England beating Belgium, Ireland v Wales – seriously – and Project Big Picture. Donald McRae is also on hand to talk all things Wenger. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 12, 2020
Nations League, Next Generation and Macclesfield – Football Weekly Extra
00:49:45
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Faye Carruthers and Ben Fisher discuss the Nations League, Gareth Southgate as headteacher and the plight of EFL clubs, before Marcus Christenson joins to talk all things Next Generation. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 08, 2020
Partey on deadline day and a Messi happiness index – Football Weekly
00:51:20
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini, Sid Lowe and Archie Rhind-Tutt for the latest from transfer deadline day, including Arsenal’s signing of Atlético midfielder Thomas Partey, Edinson Cavani to Manchester United and Jack Wilshere to nowhere, plus an update from the top leagues around the continent. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 06, 2020
What has happened to the Premier League? – Football Weekly
00:55:35
Max Rushden and co discuss Aston Villa’s rout of Liverpool, Manchester United’s surrender to Spurs and perhaps the greatest 1-1 draw of all time at Elland Road. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 05, 2020
Calvert-Lewin on fire and fake crowds leaving games early – Football Weekly
00:54:24
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Paul Doyle and Jonathan Liew. They discuss the recent Carabao Cup action, including another hat-trick for Dominic Calvert-Lewin, José Mourinho chasing Eric Dier down the tunnel, Paul Doyle’s unusual recipe for improving the League Cup, Jonathan Liew on the Borussia Dortmund model and fake crowds leaving games early. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Oct 01, 2020
Liverpool too good for Arsenal and how to save the EFL – Football Weekly
00:45:14
Max Rushden and Barry Glendenning are joined by Jordan Jarrett Bryan, Rory Smith, as well as Archie Rhind-Tutt and Sid Lowe, to discuss Liverpool, Arsenal, sad times for Fulham and the German Sam Allardyce. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 29, 2020
Handball horrors, flying Foxes and Bayern bashed – Football Weekly
00:53:27
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Barney Ronay and Mark Langdon to review a busy weekend for the handball law, West Ham going rogue, Leicester’s stunning mauling of Manchester City and tasty mascots. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 28, 2020
Will grounds stay empty for another six months? – Football Weekly Extra
00:45:19
Max Rushden is joined by Philippe Auclair, Anne-Marie Batson, Simon Burnton and Sean Ingle to discuss the implications of not allowing fans into grounds for the next six months. There’s the quickest substitution ever, a look at Manchester United’s defence and a weekend preview. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 24, 2020
The Barça crisis, Pirlo's Juventus and Bayern's machine – Football Weekly
00:00:00
In this European special, Max Rushden discusses the latest from Europe’s major leagues, with Sid Lowe, Archie Rhind-Tutt and Nicky Bandini. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 22, 2020
Goals galore in the Premier League – Football Weekly
01:02:37
Max Rushden and co discuss a goal-rich weekend, how to interview Samuel Eto’o, the variable quality of footballs, and how Max would fare up front for Manchester City. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 21, 2020
Gareth Bale's Spurs return and the end for Macclesfield – Football Weekly Extra
00:45:03
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Paul MacInnes and Jonathan Liew to discuss Macclesfield Town going out of business and Gareth Bale’s return to Tottenham. John Brewin is on hand for the former, and Sid Lowe for the latter. And we find out whether Barry has the Carabao box. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 17, 2020
Raúl Jiménez: the best No 9 in the Premier League? – Football Weekly
00:56:28
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Flo Lloyd-Hughes and Ben Fisher to break down Monday night’s games, and ask whether England could field a team made up entirely of right-backs. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 15, 2020
Liverpool hold off Leeds and Arsenal show a ruthless side – Football Weekly
01:02:04
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Philippe Auclair on the Premier League openers, Barry’s past life, Damien Delaney’s Dream Dinner Party and the return of a Jonathan eating challenge. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 14, 2020
The Premier League is back – Football Weekly
00:00:00
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and John Brewin to preview the new Premier League season, complete with a killer Conor Coady stat and a shock top-four prediction. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 10, 2020
England produce more drama off the field than on it – Football Weekly
00:55:43
After another stodgy performance against Denmark, what does Gareth Southgate need to change to get the best out of his talented England team? Max Rushden is joined by Jonathan Wilson, Jordan Jarrett Bryan and Ed Aarons to discuss the latest round of the Nations League, Phil Foden and Mason Greenwood’s Icelandic misadventure, and the latest transfer news ahead of the start of the Premier League season.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 09, 2020
West Ham worries, under-par England and WSL kicks off – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Flo Lloyd Hughes and Jacob Steinberg to discuss England’s scrappy win in Iceland, West Ham’s woes and the WSL’s opening weekend, with Sid Lowe on hand with the latest Lionel Messi update.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 07, 2020
The Nations League and WSL return, plus Bale's hair – Football Weekly Extra
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Faye Carruthers is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Jonathan Wilson to discuss all things Nations League, Gareth Bale and James Rodríguez, while Flo Lloyd-Hughes previews the new WSL season. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 03, 2020
A star is born in José Mourinho – Football Weekly podcast
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Faye Carruthers is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini, Barney Ronay and Sid Lowe to discuss the new Tottenham Hotspur documentary, the Community Shield and the Women’s Champions League final. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Sep 01, 2020
How the white football was dismissed as an unwanted fad
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The white ball was widely disliked during trials in 1927 and one manufacturer declared it ‘practically impossible to make’. It would take another 24 years for the Football League to give it the go-ahead. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 31, 2020
The fight to save clubs amid financial turmoil – Football Weekly Extra
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Melissa Rudd is joined by Barry Glendenning, John Nicholson and Kevin Miles from the Football Supporters Association to look at the FSA’s Sustain the Game initiative, aiming to protect football clubs. How do we ensure football clubs are better able to survive the financial stress that saw Bury go under one year ago? And have top flight clubs really missed having fans in the stadium during lockdown? Meanwhile, Sid Lowe gives us the inside story on Lionel Messi’s transfer request, and reviews last night’s win for Lyon over PSG in the Women’s Champions League.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 27, 2020
Does Lionel Messi really want away from Barcelona? – Football Weekly
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Melissa Rudd is joined by Barry Glendenning , Philippe Auclair and Anne-Marie Batson to look into Lionel Messi’s transfer request, and Harry Maguire’s conviction in Greece. The pod also talk fixture chaos, Women’s Champions League, and explore Barry’s expensive nights out in Las Vegas. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 26, 2020
Bayern Munich crowned European champions – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew and Jonathan Wilson look back at all the Champions League final talking points, as Bayern overcame PSG. We also take a brief look at Sevilla’s Europa League glory. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 24, 2020
The Bayern juggernaut, fixtures and Wiegman – Football Weekly Extra
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Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, John Brewin and Flo Lloyd-Hughes preview the two European finals, discuss Sarina Wiegman’s future role as England women’s manager and Ronald Koeman’s arrival at Barcelona. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 20, 2020
PSG party, tight trousers and Koeman’s move to Barcelona – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden and Barry Glendenning are joined by Archie Rhind-Tutt and Philippe Auclair to discuss Paris Saint-Germain’s progression to the Champions League final, how Internazionale showed Barry up with their 5-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk, Julian Nagelsmann’s credentials as a style icon and whether Ronald Koeman’s Barça dream come true is all it seems. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 19, 2020
Barcelona blues, the Sevilla League and Pep's overthinking – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden and Barry Glendenning are joined by Sid Lowe and Mark Langdon to discuss Barça’s 8-2 defeat at the hands of Bayern, Guardiola’s tendency to overthink and Sevilla bidding for a sixth Europa League title. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 17, 2020
PSG's late show plus Macclesfield and Charlton fears – Football Weekly Extra
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Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jordan Jarrett Bryan and Lars Sivertsen discuss PSG’s late win over Atalanta, the Europa League quarter-finals and the perilous state of Charlton and Macclesfield with Ben Fisher. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 13, 2020
Club ownership, soft power and human rights – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden, Philippe Auclair, David Conn and James Dorsey explore the foreign ownership of clubs, and the human rights abuses within some countries whose consortia have been buying – or attempting to buy – them. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 11, 2020
The Champions League and a return for the witch's curse – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Barney Ronay to discuss the recent Champions League and Europa League clashes, an unlikely overhaul at Juventus and transfer fees for toasters. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 10, 2020
The Europa League is go - Football Weekly
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Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Mark Langdon, and Lars Sivertsen to discuss the Europa League action, preview the forthcoming Champions League clashes, and explore the potential for butter podcasts. Meanwhile Nick Ames joins us to discuss the redundancies announced at Arsenal.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 06, 2020
Fulham's Premier League return and footballing bookworms - Football Weekly
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Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Faye Carruthers and Jonathan Liew to discuss Fulham’s return to the Premier League and we talk about VAR coughing and footballers who read books. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 05, 2020
Arsenal's FA Cup win and the Scottish Premiership's return – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Philippe Auclair to discuss Arsenal’s FA Cup Final win over Chelsea, Eddie Howe’s departure from Bournemouth and a review of the opening weekend in Scotland with Ewan Murray. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Aug 03, 2020
FA Cup final preview and a farewell to Griffin Park – Football Weekly Extra
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Elis James is joined by Barry Glendenning, Simon Burnton and Jonathan Liew to discuss Brentford dashing Swansea dreams, Arsenal and Chelsea’s date at Wembley, and fantasy league players to sign for next season. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 30, 2020
Championship play-offs, transfer talk and Juve's latest title – Football Weekly
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Faye Carruthers, Barry Glendenning, Jacob Steinberg and Jonathan Fadugba discuss the play-off semi-final first legs, this summer’s potential moves and look at Juventus’ record ninth straight Serie A title. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 28, 2020
Winners and losers as Premier League's 352-day season ends – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Lars Sivertsen discuss the final day of the Premier League season, as Manchester United and Chelsea clinch Champions League places, and Aston Villa avoid relegation by a single point.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 27, 2020
Liverpool's trophy and Championship madness – Football Weekly Extra
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Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Ben Fisher and Marcus Bean discuss Liverpool’s flamboyant title display, Paul Pogba refusing to take a ball in the face and Elis James joins for a review of the Championship’s crazy night. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 23, 2020
Analysing Real Madrid's title triumph and Ronaldo's goals – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Sid Lowe, Nicky Bandini and Lars Sivertsen look back over Real Madrid’s title success, discuss Cristiano Ronaldo’s continued goalscoring exploits in Italy and the 2020 Ballon d’Or being cancelled. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 21, 2020
Leeds United are back in the Premier League – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Paul Doyle to discuss Leeds’s Championship triumph in the company of Daniel Chapman from the Square Ball podcast, plus the weekend’s FA Cup semis. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 20, 2020
David Silva, Championship thrills and Twitter accounts – Football Weekly Extra
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Max Rushden is joined by Flo Lloyd-Hughes, Paul MacInnes and Jonathan Liew to also discuss Virgil van Dijk’s David Luiz tribute act, collective love for Wolves’ Raúl Jiménez and which clubs they have no feelings for. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 16, 2020
A deep dive into Manchester City's Euro reprieve – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Tariq Panja and Barney Ronay to discuss Manchester City’s escape from a two-year European football ban. They also discuss their collective love for Adebayo Akinfenwa, and Barney’s preferred pudding recipe. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 14, 2020
Memories of Jack Charlton and Man City's Cas verdict – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Mark Langdon pay tribute to former Leeds United and England defender Jack Charlton. Also they react to Manchester City’s Cas verdict, round-up the key talking points from the Premier League and take a look at the Champions League and Europa League quarter-final draw.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 13, 2020
Eddie Nketiah, Eric Dier and disciplinary debates – Football Weekly
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Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Jonathan Fadugba to discuss Eddie Nketiah’s red card for Arsenal, Eric Dier’s four-game ban for Tottenham, and Scottish farming communities of the 19th century. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod
Jul 09, 2020