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  • Nations League, Qatar 2022 and the Superclásico – Football Weekly Extra

    Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and Marcus Christenson to discuss managerial changes in Ireland, promotion in Scotland, Nations League permutations, David Conn in Qatar and Patrice Evra’s chicken Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email. We look back at the last few days of football news, starting with the FAI’s decision to remove Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane from their positions with the Republic of Ireland’s national team. We cover the rest of the Home...

    the Guardian
  • England in the Nations League: the fun is back in international football

    A fresh, fun new competition for a fresh, fun new England:

    The Telegraph
  • Shaqiri, scrambles and Champions League draw thoughts – Football Weekly

    Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Mark Langdon and Marcus Bean discuss the Champions League draw, dour management, Xherdan Shaqiri’s career revival, goalmouth scrambles and a message for listeners in Togo Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email. We look back at the weekend’s football action, starting with Liverpool’s 3-1 win over Manchester United, which has done something for the Anfield side’s title-challenging credentials, and nothing for José Mourinho’s job prospects. Continue...

    the Guardian
  • Nations League and internationals: 10 talking points from this week's games

    Virgil van Dijk is leader of the flying Dutchmen, Kosovo are on the verge of something special and a fed up Britt abroad When Gareth Southgate needed to turn the tide against Croatia at the World Cup, his options were limited by a lack of forward players on England’s bench. It was difficult for Southgate to alter the flow of the game and it was unsurprising to see his side run out of steam. Yet England have continued to progress since then and offered an indication of their greater strength in...

    the Guardian
  • Spurs, saves, Street Fighter and Atlanta United – Football Weekly Extra

    Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and Lars Sivertsen to discuss Spurs and Liverpool squeaking through in the Champions League, easy but great saves, Italian strife, Atlanta United and Street Fighter Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email. We look back at the last few days of football, starting with Tottenham’s 1-1 draw at Camp Nou, which in combination with Inter’s draw with PSV was enough to see Mauricio Pochettino’s side qualify for the round of 16....

    the Guardian
  • Stalemate at Old Trafford and Wolves at Chelsea's door – Football Weekly Extra

    Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Amy Lawrence and Mike Calvin discuss ‘four crap goals’ in the game between Manchester United and Arsenal, Morgan Gibbs-White, a very strange game in Brighton, the French for ‘putting your foot in it’ and sprinting managers Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email. We look back at the last few days of football, starting with Manchester United’s 2-2 draw at home with Arsenal, with the away side the ones to pile late pressure on at the one-time home of...

    the Guardian
  • Liverpool, Neymar, Mr Blobby and faking death – Football Weekly Extra

    Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Andy Brassell and Reshmin Chowdhury discuss the Premier League teams in Europe, diving galore, David de Gea, Mr Blobby as physio and faking a death to dodge a fixture Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email. We look back at the last few days of football, starting with Liverpool’s Champions League defeat at PSG, which leaves them in danger of crashing out of the competition they made it to the final of just six months ago. We ask what more Marco...

    the Guardian