Football Weekly - The Guardian

Football Weekly - The Guardian

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The Football Weekly pod squad bring you a twice-weekly dose of puns and punditry, news and analysis from the Premier League and beyond throughout the 2017-18 season


Controversial dismissals at both ends of the Premier League – Football Weekly  

Max Rushden and the gang return with a roundup of the weekend’s action, some choice adjectives and an honest appraisal of Max’s abilities

Urinating into a swimming pool from a great height – Football Weekly Extra  

Max Rushden and the pod bring you the latest from the World Cup qualifiers, and look forward to this weekend’s Premier League action

Passion on the pitch or points on the board? – Football Weekly  

Max Rushden and the gang are here to bring you up to speed on the state of play around the world when it comes to booking flights to Russia next summer

Deadline deals and World Cup qualifiers – Football Weekly Extra  

Max Rushden and co return to review the movers and shakers on deadline day and preview a crucial round of World Cup qualifiers around the globe

Familiar scenes for Arsenal fans as Sánchez walks alone – Football Weekly  

Max Rushden’s back with some more apologies for anyone he’s recently offended, and he’s brought along Barry Glendenning, Paul MacInnes and Jonathan Wilson to bear witness and review the most recent footballing action

Liverpool cruise, Wilshere bruise and tunnel views – Football Weekly Extra  

Cambridge United’s third most famous fan Max Rushden is joined for Football Weekly Extra by Guardian football editor Marcus Christenson, Shay Given apologist Paul Doyle and rally-driving commentator Philippe Auclair

Is 'the Wembley curse' fake news? – Football Weekly  

Cambridge United’s most famous fan Max Rushden is joined today by Paolo Bandini, Jacob Steinberg and, making his pod debut, Ed Aarons

Liverpool beat the Hoff and the Jonny Evans puzzle – Football Weekly Extra  

Putting the ‘extra’ in Football Weekly Extra this week are presenter Max Rushden and his cast of experts, Barry Glendenning, Jacob Steinberg and Paul MacInnes

Goals, petulance and absent defences: the Premier League is back! – Football Weekly  

Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Paolo Bandini to look back at the Premier League’s opening weekend, and forward to Liverpool’s chances in the Champions League play-off• Premier League: 10 talking points from the opening weekend’s action

The big Premier League kick-off – Football Weekly Extra  

Max Rushden and the pod chew over Danny Rose, Premier League surprise packages and mid-table worries, plus the worst thing you can do on the pitch

Neymar, Euro 2017 and a Championship preview – Football Weekly  

Our brand new presenter Max Rushden is joined by the loyal Barry Glendenning, the devoted Gregg Bakowski and the faithful Jonathan Wilson for the first Football Weekly of the 2017-18 football season

Germany too hot for Chile as they also rain on Spain's parade - Football Weekly  

The podders evaluate Germany’s double success as they emerge victorious at both the Confederations Cup and the Euro U21s

Black magic, white lies and Germany in two finals – Football Weekly Extra  

The podders muse on the ever-mighty Germans. Plus, the Garcia report, the Portuguese witch doctor scandal and Sunderland finally appointing a manager

Confederations Cup, the Euro U-21s and more – Football Weekly  

The podders preview England v Germany in the Euro U-21s. Plus, the latest Confederations Cup news and all you need to know about Mauricio Pellegrino

Liverpool, Leyton Orient and Love Island – Football Weekly Extra  

The podders discuss Leyton Orient’s latest owner and football’s dalliances with Love Island. Obviously. Plus all the latest transfer news, including Liverpool splashing the cash on Mohammed Salah

What does the future hold for Cristiano Ronaldo? – Football Weekly  

The podders discuss the rumours surrounding Ronaldo’s future in Spain. Plus, VAR controversy at the Confederations Cup; Sunderland’s search for a manager continues; and a bumper weekend for Craig David

Transfer talk, managerial moves, and England's Under-20s – Football Weekly  

The podders return for a post-season meet-up to discuss England’s youngsters showing up their senior counterparts. Plus, all the latest transfer news, managerial moves and a look ahead to the Confederations Cup in Russia

Ruthless Real Madrid the kings of Europe again – Football Weekly  

AC Jimbo and co reflect on a 12th European Cup for Real Madrid after a breathless Champions League final in Cardiff. Where next for Juventus? And is it now time to recognise Zinédine Zidane as one of the managerial greats?

Wenger in, Huddersfield up and a Champions League final preview - Football Weekly Extra  

The podders discuss the news that Arsène Wenger is continuing his stay at Arsenal for another two years. Plus, Huddersfield Town return to the top flight for the first time since the 1970s; and Cardiff prepares to host Juventus and Real Madrid in the Champions League final

The legacy of George Best - Football Weekly Meets Dan Gordon  

Iain Macintosh speaks to filmmaker Dan Gordon about his documentary George Best: All By Himself, which charts the career of the Manchester United legend through his glory years on the field and the addictions off it that ultimately killed him

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