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Football Weekly

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

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Rangnick in, Ronaldo out and a title race to savour – Football Weekly

November 29, 2021 13:49 - 57 minutes - 83 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Jordan Jarrett-Bryan as the Premier League title race hots up in snowy grounds across the country. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

City slickers, Kitmas and Thiago breaks the internet – Football Weekly Extra

November 25, 2021 13:05 - 57 minutes - 83.3 MB

Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair and Jonathan Fadugba discuss the Champions League, while Paul Watson joins to talk Kitmas. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

A United front, the Blues cruise and orange ball alert – Football Weekly

November 24, 2021 14:27 - 53 minutes - 77.3 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini, Lars Sivertsen and Sid Lowe to cover the latest in the Champions League groups. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Solskjær put out of his misery amid Premier League thrills – Football Weekly

November 22, 2021 14:21 - 59 minutes - 86.4 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Simon Burnton and Troy Townsend after an eventful weekend of action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Wales’ World Cup dream and Stockport’s FA Cup magic – Football Weekly Extra

November 18, 2021 14:54 - 53 minutes - 77.8 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Jonathan Liew, Ben Fisher and John Brewin with Elis James offering his thoughts on Wales’ World Cup hopes. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Ten of the best for England but World Cup jeopardy for Italy – Football Weekly

November 16, 2021 12:27 - 52 minutes - 75.7 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Jonathan Wilson, Lars Sivertsen and Ed Aarons as England beat San Marino 10-0, Scotland and Northern Ireland record impressive results and Italy are left facing a play-off. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Scotland secure a play-off and Norwich appoint Dean Smith – Football Weekly

November 15, 2021 14:47 - 55 minutes - 80.2 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barney Ronay, Marcus Bean, Robyn Cowen and Ewan Murray to recap the most recent World Cup qualifying games, Dean Smith to Norwich and the WSL. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Josh Cavallo: the world’s only openly gay top-tier men’s footballer – Football Weekly

November 12, 2021 05:00 - 28 minutes - 41.9 MB

Today we’re bringing you another episode of our sister podcast Today in Focus, where Michael Safi speaks to Josh Cavallo, the world’s only openly gay male top-tier footballer. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

World Cup qualifying, Gerrard at Villa and more – Football Weekly Extra

November 11, 2021 14:27 - 54 minutes - 78.8 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Elis James and Jim Burke to preview the forthcoming World Cup qualifiers and answer your questions. Plus, Suzy Wrack is on hand to discuss the Women’s Champions League. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

John Barnes on football and racism – Football Weekly podcast

November 10, 2021 12:45 - 38 minutes - 55.2 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Troy Townsend and John Barnes to discuss racism in football and society. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

West Ham burst Liverpool’s bubble, plus Smith and Farke out – Football Weekly

November 08, 2021 14:31 - 56 minutes - 81.1 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Troy Townsend after a busy weekend on and off the pitch.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Liverpool heat up Champions League, plus Fifa’s climate policy – Football Weekly Extra

November 04, 2021 16:22 - 51 minutes - 72.8 MB

Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair and Mark Langdon discuss Wednesday’s Champions League action, the evolution of the modern-day wing-back and Fifa’s new climate policy. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Ronaldo papers over United’s cracks and Conte arrives at Spurs – Football Weekly

November 03, 2021 14:03 - 57 minutes - 81 MB

Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini and Jonathan Liew discuss the Champions League and Antonio Conte taking over at Spurs. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Crystal Palace stun Manchester City and Nuno sacked mid-pod – Football Weekly

November 01, 2021 14:31 - 1 hour - 58.2 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Jordan Jarrett-Bryan to discuss Manchester City and Liverpool dropping points at home – before they react (mid-pod) to Tottenham’s sacking of Nuno Espírito Santo. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Carabao Cup, scorpion kicks and Ronald Koeman out – Football Weekly Extra

October 28, 2021 12:59 - 54 minutes - 50.2 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen, Ewan Murray and John Brewin to discuss the midweek stories. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

El Clásico, Derby d’Italia and a mistimed wedding – Football Weekly Euro Special

October 26, 2021 13:55 - 56 minutes - 81.7 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini, Archie Rhind-Tutt and Sid Lowe to cover the big stories in Europe.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Liverpool demolish Manchester United. Plus banners and toes – Football Weekly

October 25, 2021 13:51 - 57 minutes - 54.7 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Barney Ronay to dissect Liverpool’s demolition of Manchester United at Old Trafford, and review the rest of the weekend’s Premier League action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Newcastle fans have got their club back. But at what cost? – Football Weekly

October 22, 2021 04:00 - 30 minutes - 44.6 MB

Today we’re replaying an episode of our sister podcast Today in Focus, where Nosheen Iqbal speaks to Joshua Kelly, Wallace Wilson and David Conn about the recent takeover of Newcastle United by the Saudi Public Investment Fund. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Manchester United fight back again and Bruce bows out – Football Weekly Extra

October 21, 2021 15:28 - 52 minutes - 48.5 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini and Jonathan Liew to review the latest Champions League games. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Liverpool win thriller, five-star City and Messi’s Panenka – Football Weekly

October 20, 2021 13:15 - 55 minutes - 80.2 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen, Philippe Auclair and Sid Lowe to discuss Tuesday’s Champions League action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

New era but same old Newcastle and Solskjær in the spotlight – Football Weekly

October 18, 2021 12:15 - 53 minutes - 76.4 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson, Nick Ames and Louise Taylor to discuss the weekend’s Premier League action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Newcastle, the half-volley and a mailbag special – Football Weekly Extra

October 14, 2021 13:37 - 49 minutes - 45.8 MB

Max Rushden is joined by John Brewin, Ed Aarons and Lars Sivertsen to discuss Steve Bruce, the Premier League’s return and much more. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

England fail to ignite at Wembley and Scotland leave it late – Football Weekly

October 13, 2021 12:18 - 50 minutes - 72.4 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Jordan Jarrett-Bryan after England’s 1-1 draw with Hungary at Wembley. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Nations League final, Scotland euphoria and Newcastle – Football Weekly

October 11, 2021 14:58 - 54 minutes - 52.6 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Natasha Henry, Philippe Auclair, Sid Lowe and Ewan Murray to discuss the latest internationals, a new offside debate, Newcastle and more. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Nations League drama and Newcastle takeover – Football Weekly Extra

October 07, 2021 13:56 - 54 minutes - 50.4 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Sid Lowe, Suzy Wrack, Nicky Bandini and Marcus Christenson. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Paul Merson on alcoholism, his gambling addiction and punditry – Football Weekly

October 06, 2021 12:43 - 45 minutes - 66.6 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning and Paul Merson to discuss the former footballer’s new book Hooked. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Magnificent Mo Salah and Manchester United stumble again – Football Weekly

October 04, 2021 14:14 - 52 minutes - 75.9 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Troy Townsend to review the weekend’s Premier League action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Ronaldo’s late show and the ‘crisis’ at Barcelona – Football Weekly Extra

September 30, 2021 15:05 - 52 minutes - 73.9 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini, Lars Sivertsen and Sid Lowe to review Wednesday’s Champions League games, the state of Barça and rewards for footballers getting vaccinated. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Messi magic, Sheriff’s shock win and a tribute to Roger Hunt – Football Weekly

September 29, 2021 13:19 - 50 minutes - 46.2 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Mark Langdon and Philippe Auclair to review Tuesday’s Champions League ties and pay tribute to Roger Hunt. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Arsenal’s derby delight and Guardiola outsmarts Tuchel – Football Weekly

September 27, 2021 14:09 - 53 minutes - 51.3 MB

Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jacob Steinberg and Jordan Jarrett-Bryan react to Arsenal’s convincing win in the north London derby and the rest of the Premier League action • Note added 13 October 2021: This podcast made a passing but incorrect reference to the revised HGV test. The reversing element of the tests will be assessed separately by a third party, rather than by a DVSA examiner, but it has not been removed as a requirement as we suggested.. Help support our independent journalism...

What is going on at Derby? Plus Carabao Cup drama – Football Weekly Extra

September 23, 2021 16:21 - 49 minutes - 45.8 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Natasha Henry, Gregg Bakowski and Kieran Maguire from the Price of Football podcast. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

A penalty bonanza, England’s 10-0 win and a trip to Sheriff – Football Weekly

September 22, 2021 14:39 - 48 minutes - 44.8 MB

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson, Suzy Wrack and Nick Ames to review each of Tuesday’s Carabao Cup ties in real time. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Tributes to Jimmy Greaves. Plus Chelsea, Spurs and penalties – Football Weekly

September 20, 2021 13:23 - 56 minutes - 54.1 MB

Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Fadugba and Barney Ronay pay tribute to the late Jimmy Greaves and round up the weekend action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

Goals galore in the Champions League group stages – Football Weekly Extra

September 16, 2021 16:03 - 56 minutes - 79.3 MB

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

Manchester United’s Berne notice, Barça in a pickle, plus Kevin Keegan and meat – Football Weekly

September 15, 2021 12:20 - 50 minutes - 46.4 MB

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

Ronaldo’s dream second debut for Manchester United – Football Weekly

September 13, 2021 14:11 - 50 minutes - 48.5 MB

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

World Cup qualifiers, subs and the 3pm blackout – Football Weekly Extra

September 09, 2021 13:22 - 44 minutes - 40.9 MB

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

Your questions answered: a mailbag special – Football Weekly

September 08, 2021 08:49 - 54 minutes - 50 MB

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

Conmebol chaos, Bale beats Belarus and the WSL kicks off – Football Weekly

September 06, 2021 15:08 - 53 minutes - 51.4 MB

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

Ugly scenes in Budapest and Ronaldo denies Ireland – Football Weekly Extra

September 03, 2021 13:54 - 50 minutes - 48.9 MB

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

Mbappé, Mourinho & Santiago Muñóz – Football Weekly

September 01, 2021 13:28 - 55 minutes - 79.9 MB

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

Tottenham top the table as Arsenal hit rock bottom – Football Weekly

August 30, 2021 14:48 - 52 minutes - 75.7 MB

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

Harry Kane staying, Pep Guardiola going? – Football Weekly Extra

August 26, 2021 14:24 - 55 minutes - 50.6 MB

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

Mailbag special: your questions answered – Football Weekly

August 24, 2021 12:42 - 50 minutes - 73.2 MB

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

What is the point of Arsenal? – Football Weekly

August 23, 2021 12:48 - 55 minutes - 50.6 MB

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

What is the point of Arsenal? – Football Weekly

August 23, 2021 12:48 - 55 minutes - 50.6 MB

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

Harry Kane and the endless Tottenham transfer saga – Football Weekly Extra

August 19, 2021 14:00 - 45 minutes - 66.4 MB

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

Harry Kane and the endless Tottenham transfer saga – Football Weekly Extra

August 19, 2021 14:00 - 45 minutes - 66.4 MB

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

Nagelsmann’s first trophy, a Serie A preview and the Spanish Sean Dyche – Football Weekly

August 18, 2021 12:21 - 55 minutes - 50.8 MB

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

Nagelsmann’s first trophy, a Serie A preview and the Spanish Sean Dyche – Football Weekly

August 18, 2021 12:21 - 55 minutes - 50.8 MB

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

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