29 episodes

The Football Writers’ Association and William Hill present ‘Press Box Confidential’.
Paul McCarthy is joined each week by the biggest names in football journalism in the country to discuss the most memorable matches, moments and characters in the game.
Where were they when Eric Cantona kung-fu kicked a Palace fan in the chest? How difficult was Fergie to handle? And what was it like being stuck in the same hotel as Coleen Rooney and the rest of the WAGs during a World Cup Final?
Press Box Confidential gives you the stories behind the stories and those that never made it into print.

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The Football Writers’ Association and William Hill present ‘Press Box Confidential’.
Paul McCarthy is joined each week by the biggest names in football journalism in the country to discuss the most memorable matches, moments and characters in the game.
Where were they when Eric Cantona kung-fu kicked a Palace fan in the chest? How difficult was Fergie to handle? And what was it like being stuck in the same hotel as Coleen Rooney and the rest of the WAGs during a World Cup Final?
Press Box Confidential gives you the stories behind the stories and those that never made it into print.

Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    28. EURO 2020 - Frank Lampard

    28. EURO 2020 - Frank Lampard

    What do England need to do to win their first major trophy in 55 years? Frank Lampard joins Paul McCarthy and Des Kelly to talk about the tournament so far and give his predictions for Sunday night.
    Produced by Joey McCarthy
    @theofficialfwa
    Sponsored by William Hill
    18+
    BeGambleAware.co.uk
    WilliamHill.com

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    • 48 min
    27. EURO 2020 - Carrie Brown & George Caulkin

    27. EURO 2020 - Carrie Brown & George Caulkin

    What is the secret to Gareth Southgate’s success as England manager? Carrie Brown (BeIN Sports) and George Caulkin (The Athletic) chat to Paul McCarthy and Des Kelly ahead of the Three Lion’s semi-final against Denmark at Wembley. 
    They discuss how the squad have proved themselves against a backdrop of points-scoring politicians, national division and even José Mourinho’s trolling.
    Produced by Joey McCarthy
    @theofficialfwa
    Sponsored by William Hill
    18+
    BeGambleAware.co.uk
    WilliamHill.com

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    • 51 min
    26. EURO 2020 - JERMAINE JENAS & ALAN DAVIES

    26. EURO 2020 - JERMAINE JENAS & ALAN DAVIES

    Did that really happen? England’s historic victory over Germany at Wembley is the subject of this Euros special, with guests Alan Davies and Jermaine Jenas. Gareth Southgate's master plan and the challenge of avoiding family commitments to ensure a seat in front of the TV on match days are among the topics discussed.
    Produced by Joey McCarthy
    @theofficialfwa
    Sponsored by William Hill
    18+
    BeGambleAware.co.uk
    WilliamHill.com

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    • 46 min
    25. EURO 2020 - David Ornstein & Sami Mokbel

    25. EURO 2020 - David Ornstein & Sami Mokbel

    The Euros have arrived at the knock out phase and there’s much to discuss. David Ornstein (The Athletic) and Sami Mokbel (Daily Mail) join Paul McCarthy and Des Kelly to name their favourite player, goal, moment, kit and fans of the group stages.
    Produced by Joey McCarthy
    @theofficialfwa
    Sponsored by William Hill
    18+
    BeGambleAware.co.uk
    WilliamHill.com

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    • 52 min
    24. EURO 2020 - Pat Nevin & Andy Dunn

    24. EURO 2020 - Pat Nevin & Andy Dunn

    Former Scotland winger Pat Nevin and Chief Sportswriter at the Daily Mirror Andy Dunn join the podcast to talk about England and Scotland's final group games, Mancini's sartorial selections and Gareth Bale believing in aliens.
    Produced by Joey McCarthy
    @theofficialfwa
    Sponsored by William Hill
    18+
    BeGambleAware.co.uk
    WilliamHill.com

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    • 48 min
    23. EURO 2020 - Alex McLeish & Guillem Balagué

    23. EURO 2020 - Alex McLeish & Guillem Balagué

    Former Scotland manager Alex McLeish and Spanish journalist Guillem Balagué join Paul McCarthy and Des Kelly to discuss Patrik Schick's wonder goal, Spain's tournament chances and to ask whether Scotland can beat England at Wembley.
    Produced by Joey McCarthy
    @theofficialfwa
    Sponsored by William Hill
    18+
    BeGambleAware.co.uk
    WilliamHill.com

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    • 48 min

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