100 episodes

Head Down the Pub with host Anthony Abbott and guests as they talk about the football stories making the news in the CPL and beyond

Recorded in Halifax Nova Scotia

Down the Pub Podcas‪t‬ Anthony Abbott

    • Soccer
    • 4.9 • 17 Ratings

Head Down the Pub with host Anthony Abbott and guests as they talk about the football stories making the news in the CPL and beyond

Recorded in Halifax Nova Scotia

    Episode 93: The Legend Brian Deane!

    Episode 93: The Legend Brian Deane!

    On this episode we are joined by Sheffield United and Leeds United legend Brian Deane!
    We chat about Phoenix Sports & Media, a company Brian is the chairman of that uses his and other ex PL players experience to help the new generation of players. Brian and the team are very passionate about helping players avoid the pitfalls of professional football.
    Brian also tells us about his foray into management, playing for Benfica alongside Nuno Gomes and the crazy situation that was happening there at the time.
    We also hear about Brian scoring the first ever Premier League goal, the goal that heralded the start of the the goal that started off the most successful period of English football.
    Make sure to check out Phoenix Sports & Media's Youtube series with ex Pros. It's incredible!!
    Check out Brian's company: https://www.psm-group.co.uk/
    The Story Behind the Shirt on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aj-U7Gf1WIk&list=PLiBo2U7ISVnVGfQVgBUVtTTxiexqbiesn&ab_channel=PhoenixSport%26MediaGroup
     
     

    • 43 min
    Episode 92: AFTV's Robbie Lyle!!

    Episode 92: AFTV's Robbie Lyle!!

    On this episode we are joined by Robbie Lyle from AFTV!!
    We chat about Robbie's recovery from Covid, his views on if fans are too quick to turn on the manager, the beginnings of AFTV and dealing with trolls.
    Robbie also tells us about hanging out with Thierry Henry and beating him in a crossbar challenge!!!
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    • 1 hr 12 min
    Episode 91: Callum Montgomery

    Episode 91: Callum Montgomery

    On this episode we chat with the 4th overall pick from the 2019 MLS Superdraft, Callum Montgomery.
    We talk about playing for the Charlotte 49ers, what happens in Draft week and the move to Dallas.
    Callum also tells us about his first footballing memories and about his ambition for the season with new team Minnesota United!
    We also learn his 5 a side team, his top 3 defenders and his pre match superstitions.

    • 45 min
    The Christmas Bonus Episode

    The Christmas Bonus Episode

    In this bonus episode I am joined by Episode 1 guest and all around legend Dave "The Rave" Faulkner. 2020 has been quite a year for Down the Pub Podcast so Dave and I reminisce about the first ever episode at Clay West in Bayer's Lake. We also chat about how far the show has come and the amazing guests we have had on the show. We also talk about why we do what we do and there's a couple of pointers for anyone looking to start their podcast journey.

    • 38 min
    Episode 90: A Christmas Cracker with Pa-Modou Kah

    Episode 90: A Christmas Cracker with Pa-Modou Kah

    In this episode we are joined by Pacific FC Head Coach, Pa-Madou Kah.
    We chat about Pa taking a new job just before a pandemic, how Dutch football influenced his football philosophy, how he still owes Marco Bustos $200 and the acquisition of Manny Aparicio from York United. 
    Pa tells us how we can keep stop the message from the Black Lives Matter demonstration at the island games fading away.
    We also get an exclusive about Pa's new cookbook B.B.Kah available in all good book stores soon!!

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Bonus Episode: Dwayne De Rosario!

    Bonus Episode: Dwayne De Rosario!

    In this bonus episode we chat with Canadian and MLS icon, Dwayne De Rosario!
    We chat about being named in the Greatest MLS 25, Dwayne's academy and his thoughts on the Canadian Premier League.
     

    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

NS Mike ,

Interesting, Intimate, In-depth

Very enjoyable sports podcast with varied guests and topics; relaxed and fun presentation where the guests open up and a good time is had by all!

Steele123 ,

Best Soccer show going

This show made me care about Soccer. The only podcast in North America to accomplish such a feat.

BigMacMan245 ,

Great Work!

Much respect to another local podcast!

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