The Kickabout With Johnny Vaughan

The Kickabout With Johnny Vaughan

United Kingdom

Join Johnny Vaughan and Gavin "The Woodman" Woods for an alternative build-up to the weekend's sport, plus a look at off-the-ball news, quirky stories and, more often than not, bizarre impressions of Rugby League fans. The boys celebrate sporting superstars, interview athletes and most importantly shine a spotlight on grass roots warriors plying their trade on hungover sundays. Tune in to Radio X at 11am on Saturdays to hear the show - Radio X is available across the UK on digital radio, 104.9 FM in London, 97.7 FM in Manchester, on your mobile or via www.radiox.co.uk.

Episodes

Episode 33 – The Big Build Up, Wormley Jr and The Voice Of Mamp  

Johnny got to grips with disappointment this week, whilst Gav got to grips with a league match from 1965. There’s also news of tennis at the Royal Albert Hall, an in-depth explanation of Rugby League, and plenty of acronyms. All this plus some more Mamping, Back In Black, and your excellent Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 32 – Lake Ness, Lycra Tainted and Plunger  

On this week’s show: bowls (both lawn and indoor), Andy Murray, Formula 1, Brendan Rodgers, sideburns, ventilation. chisels and much much more. All this plus the usual stuff - The Meat Locker, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, and of course you’re Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 31 – The Liverpool Clock, Abbot Southgate and Money in Sport  

Strip Advisor hits a tacky new low this week, plus Johnny & Gav get to grips with the money seeping into sport, announce the FA’s new monastic system, advise athletes on eating and take a trip to the Mampsite. All this plus the usual stuff - The Meat Locker, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, and of course you’re Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 30 – The Old Mexican Grand Prix, Mental Surgery and Kilts & Crocs  

Want to hear two men talking over each other? Then this is the podcast for you. Johnny & Gav tackle the real Scottish question, discuss the true ugliness of cricket and discover yet another mamp candidate. All this plus the usual stuff - The Meat Locker, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, and of course you’re Mexican Handbags – and this week the boys reveal your suggestions for The Old Mexican Grand Prix, and there’s a return for the Strip Advisor. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 29 – Smelly Messi, Rob Shed and Pulling Pig Toes  

Johnny and Gav cast the net around a pair of Rugby Union siblings, a wrestling showcase in Leeds and the use of bidets this week, plus all the usual stuff – The Meat Locker, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, and of course you’re Mexican Handbags. Those Handbags have been great recently – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 28 – Twerking, Coaxing and Was This Cricket?  

This week on The Kickabout – Johnny talks Mourinho (again) and Gav talks Wenger (again), plus the boys take a look at the cushiest job in sport – cricket’s match referee. And there’s all the usual stuff too – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags – get yours in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 27 – Pigs Stop Play, Twickers and Fat Goalies  

More Kabaddi news this week, plus Inter Milan’s Ultras flex their muscles, and Johnny and Gav analyse Rowan Atkinson. And there’s all the usual stuff too – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags – get yours in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 26 – The Anti-Defamation League, Improving Taekwondo and the FA  

Hear Gav slip out of character and Johnny do an impression of a man doing an impression of another man on this week’s podcast, plus the boys discuss the Rio Legacy, Nicky Kyrgios and how betting companies work. All this plus What’s On This Weekend, Back In Black, The Meat Locker and of course The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 25 – On Being Mamp  

Plenty for Johnny & Gav to get their teeth into this week, including golf hooligans, hair transplants, meat-cancelling headphones and grinding – but most importantly of all is your introduction to Mampness. All this plus the usual Meat Locker, Back In Black, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, What’s On This Weekend, and of course Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 24 – Tony Boselli, Let’s Be Avenue and Disc Jockey Vernon Kay  

On this week’s podcast the boys chatted to Jacksonville Jaguars legend Tony Boselli, reacted to Big Sam’s exit from England, and Gav took a hard line on Emile Mpenza. All this plus the usual Meat Locker, Back In Black, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, What’s On This Weekend, and of course Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 23 – Dreads, Neymar’s Singing and Playing About on Football Manager  

If you were wondering to yourself just what Gav’s living situation was, then this is the podcast for you. Aside from all that though, Johnny and Gav discussed Alan Hansen, the impact of Brexit on the Ryder Cup, and cardigans this week. As ever there’s Back In Black, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, What’s On This Weekend, the Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 22 – Graeme Swann, A Wealthy Fresher’s Week and The Ding  

Johnny and Gav were joined by ex-England spinner and Ashes winning hero Graeme Swann this week, mainly to talk football and The Clash. There was also another entry from Shane Warne into the Strip Advisor, and news of Schteve McClaren. All this plus Back In Black, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, What’s On This Weekend, the Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 21 – The Chicken or the Egg?  

The welcome return of our Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen this week, plus the answer to the age old chicken or egg question, and an examination of the Canadian Soccer League. All this plus What’s On This Weekend, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, and of course Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 20 – Skipton Blokes Take Sausages Extremely Seriously  

A basic ethical meat processing lesson this week, plus another Mourinho breakdown and the best/worst goodbye to a player you’re likely to hear. As well as all this Johnny & Gav take a slightly different look at Transfer Deadline Day, plus Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend and of course your Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 19 – The State of English Goalkeeping, The Mongolian Guy and Kabaddi  

Tales of Blue Velvet, the Olympic Walking Race and a new proposal for Man City this week, plus Kabaddi News. Once again the boys took us through The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, plus Gav looked at the world of refereeing in Back In Black and your Mexican Handbags rounded off the show. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 18 – Freddie Flintoff: French Judo Expert  

Freddie was back again this week sitting in for Johnny, and revealed how not to spend an evening in Zimbabwe or where to go to the toilet on a plane. As ever there was The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, plus Gav took us through a harrowing Back In Black and Freddie chose another Fred Banger. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 17 – Golfing Predators, Welsh Match Fixing and The Old Kenyan Swap  

More Olympic news this week (that’s the Rio Olympics, not more correspondence from Olympia), a tale of (alleged) match fixing in Wales and an example of how not to treat your fans. Plus Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 16 – Olympia, A Favela Guesthouse and Hairloss  

Johnny was back this week, fresh from holiday in Olympia – and by chance the Rio Olympics kicked off this week too. There were tales of Mourinho and the authorities, Jessica Ennis-Hill and Nigerian air travel, plus Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 15 – Freddie’s Back! Cricketing Kerfuffles and The Shane Warne Bong  

It went alright last week, so Freddie Flintoff was back in for Johnny again, and so was that Strip Advisor classic the Shane Warne bong. There’s the usual stuff – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black and Take A Chants – plus another Motivational Speech and tales of breathlyzers and WWE! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

Episode 14 – Freddie Flintoff sits in for Johnny!  

Johnny’s off on holiday this week so Gav was joined by ex-England and pedalo captain and all-round gent Freddie Flintoff! The boys talk football supporters, Benjamin Button, vasectomies and of course cricket – plus Freddie reveals why he never wanted to dive for a catch at Old Trafford (the reason is disgusting) and how a run-in with the law nearly stopped him batting! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk

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