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 73 – Satan’s Tumble Drier  

Back to business for The Kickabout this week as Johnny & Gav tried to shake off the effects of gantry-fication. There was a stunning Meat Locker, plus a look ahead to Test Cricket with Rodger and Clive. All that as well as the transfer window and Wayne Rooney getting the Kickabout treatment. 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 72 – Live from the #Game4Grenfell  

A change to The Kickabout this week as Johnny & Gav were broadcasting live from QPR’s Loftus Road ahead of a charity match held to raise funds for the victims of the Grenfell Tower disaster. Which, as you’d expect, meant heartfelt words and goosebump moments – but what you might not expect would be stories of streakers, sprinklers, and some Kickabout prophecy. The boys were joined by guests too – Radio X’s very own Peter Crouch, former goalkeeper David James, actor Damien Lewis, and ex-referee Mark Halsey. 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 To find out more about the event, search for #Game4Grenfell

Episode 71 – Steel Ronaldo  

Johnny & Gav returned this week, and got straight back to business. On the show this week, Ronaldo’s interest in metalwork, Conor McGregor’s funding issues and Tottenham’s stay at Wembley are all examined. All the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. 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 70 – Elis James & Gordon Smart sit in…for 50 billion pounds  

No Johnny & Gav this week but off the bench were stand-up comedian Elis James and Evening Show presenter Gordon Smart. The boys took on the Good, the Bad and the Ugly of the sporting week, engaged in a Wales vs Scotland clash, and chatted to Big John Hartson – what a hero. If you enjoyed the show, you can get Gordon’s podcast – The Radio X Evening Show with Gordon Smart – which sees him chatting to big guests like Kings Of Leon, The Killers, Biffy Clyro and Sir Patrick Stewart. Or tune in every weeknight from 7pm to 10pm on Radio X. Elis co-hosts the hilarious Elis James & John Robins Show, on air every Saturday afternoon from 1pm to 4pm – or grab the Elis James & John Robins on Radio X podcast. Johnny & Gav are back next 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 69 – Headis, That John Terry and Red Sauce  

The Premier League is back, which is lucky for The Kickabout – there would be too much waffle otherwise right? Ahem. 3rd Kits get the Johnny & Gav treatment this week, plus there’s a visit to the Strip Advisor, this week with a space theme. All the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. 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 68 – More Peter Crouch, Madmen and Longines  

Peter Crouch popped in to join Johnny & Gav again this week, plus the boys gave their take on the Neymar deal and footballer’s washbags. All the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. 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 67 – Women & Children First, plus Peter Crouch!  

Johnny & Gav were back this week, and took on sharks, horses and a guest – the one and only Peter Crouch! All the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. 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 66 – A Dog Called Bruno Cheyrou  

Toby Tarrant sat in for Johnny and Gav again this week, and gave us a great story about a cat called Jari Litmanen. There’s also more of Jose Mourinho turning into Alan Partridge, and the mental image of Gary Cahill in leather chaps. There are the usual bits too - Back In Black and more of your great Mexican Handbags - 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 65 – Learning Mandarin  

Johnny gets a Mandarin lesson this week, as well as slamming the Wimbledon Grand Slam. Gav’s got an auto-based question, and remembers something about Wayne Rooney. Plus some of Liam Gallagher’s finest sporting moments. There’s the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. 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 64 – Party Time  

Let’s get sexy with Jurgen Klopp this week, or maybe just enjoy a drink or 12 with Mike Ashley. Gav gets technical with South African accents and Johnny campaigns for darts in the office. Powerful stuff. There’s the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. 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 63 – Proper Honest Villains  

Gav takes on corruption at FIFA this week (again), and Johnny is flabbergasted at his predictive powers. The boys also take a look at more crap merchandise in the welcome return of Strip Advisor. Plus the usual stuff – Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. 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 62 – The Bad Boy Of Bowls  

Press gangs, dress codes, forgotten teams and tax avoidance – all covered on this week’s Kickabout. Plus the usual stuff – Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. 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 61 – Military Baptisms, Rodgering and more Glenn  

Johnny and Gav were back this week, and had all the usual nonsense, including a look at England’s exploits and some sharp tactics in Argentina. Plus the usual stuff – Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. 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 60 – Toby Tarrant sits in, plus terrible commentary  

Toby covered for Johnny & Gav today, and took a look some moment of when commentary goes bad… There was also a Harry Redknapp update and some advice for the FA. Plus the usual stuff – Back In Black and more of your great Mexican Handbags - 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 59 – Fighting or Fighting?  

Some in-depth analysis of the Champions League final and the Lions tour this week – which really means chatting about a night out in Cardiff, fat rugby players, and Harold Wilson. All the usual stuff too including What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - 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 58 – Yellows for the Reds  

Johnny and Gav were joined by BAFTA-winning director Daniel Gordon this week to discuss his film Best: All By Himself – out on DVD from 30th May – plus they chatted Eddie Jones, China and, of course, Big Sam. All the usual stuff too including What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - 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 57 – Football Phone-In Disgrace  

Johnny & Gav take on the futility of football phone-ins this week, plus the beauty of dead rubber matches and the difference between football, union and leeeaaaaaague. And the boys finally give some credit to Spurs. All this alongside the usual stuff including What’s On This Weekend, a trip to the Mampsite, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - 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 56 – Finding Big Sam  

Johnny & Gav revolutionise television twice in this week’s episode! Plus another meat swap, and a new Hall of Famer in 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 55 - Dog Racing and Other Punishments  

Johnny & Gav were back to the usual business this week – discussing dog racing, Neville Southall and CCTV. The usual stuff. Plus there’s all the regulars - What’s On This Weekend, another Meat Swap in The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - 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 54 – Kyle Brady, Gold Buttons and the Meat Swap  

Former NFL star Kyle Brady was on the show this week to fill us in about the Draft, plus Johnny & Gav took on the FA Cup and urine-tegrity. Plus the usual stuff including What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - 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

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