Step back in time and relive a decade the changed football forever, with Alive and Kicking; The 90s Football Podcast. Join Ash Rose - author of Alive and Kicking; The Ultimate Book of 90s Football Nostalgia - and guests, who every week will be looking back and discussing the biggest moments and memories from football in the 1990s. If the 1990s are now retro, this this is your retro celebration! From the fun to the farcical, classic to cringe Alive and Kicking has football in the 1990s all wrapped up just for you!
Modern Football is Rubbish
Taking a break from wishing it was Euro 96, Alive and Kicking is ready to have a right old moan. Ash Rose is joined by Matthew Crist and author Jim Keoghan to discuss his new book 'Is It Just Me Or Is Modern Football S**t? It gives license for the boys to tell you exactly why football in the 90s was better and have a right old dig at the 'state' of the modern game. Plus there's chat on Everton, Matthew's blue-ticking other project and loads more nineties nonsense.
Bringing Football Home
On the 25th anniversary of Euro 96, the boys are back to once again get the feels for that summer all over again. Ash Rose is joined by The Guardian's Sachin Nakrani, Joel Young (eventually) and former BBC Editor Paul Armstrong to talk through how the BBC brought Euro 96 to our homes. We chat pundits, theme tunes and the battle with ITV as well as reminisce about the halcyon days of that summer. Get ready for The Euro with a look back at the best Euros of the decade and as always, keep it 90s!
The First and The Fix of 1992-93
As we head towards this season's Champions League Final we travel back to the first season of The Champions League from 1992-93 and all it's hoo-har! Ash Rose is joined by Matthew Crist and author of new book 'The Fix' James Dixon as the boys chat through Leeds' three-legged tie with Stuttgart, The Battle of Britain and infamous final and all it's murkiness hiding in the background. Plus, there's talk on Karen Brady, the Anglo-Italian Cup and Paul Tait's famous t-shirt, too. Keep it 90s!
The Fix is out 24 May from Pitch Publishing, get your copy here HTTP://www.pitchpublishing.co.uk/shop/fix
In a week where football was thrown into chaos it's fitting that the subject of this new episode is someone who's love for football epitomises how fans feel about the happenings in 2021. Join Ash, Joel and Matthew as they welcome author David Hartrick to talk about Bobby Robson.
Using David's brand new book Silver Linings - Bobby Robson's England as it's ethos, the boys chat through his time as England boss and the ending that fell after Italia 90, plus look back at his impressive club CV during the decade. Plus, there's talk on Brighton, Gazza and yes that damn European Super League, too. More than ever though, keep it 90s.
Silver Linings - Bobby Robson's England is out on April 26th from Pitch Publishing.
One Something Wonders
Another slice of 90s football heads your way as the gang recall the 'One Something Wonders' from the decade that changed football forever. Ash Rose is joined by Joel Young, Matthew Crist and author Tom Whitworth as they run down the flash in the pans, the one season top flight teams and some short-lived 90s gaffers. Plus, there's chat on Tom's brand new book 'When The Seagulls Follow The Trawler' and memories of Sheffield Wednesday in the 1990s. Keep it90s
The capital is calling us on this new episode of the original 90s football podcast as we look back on London football in the 90s. Ash welcomes back Joel to the show, along with author of 'London Fields' Mark Waldron and Presenter and YouTuber James Allcott. The boys look back at the best and the worst from the decade's six main top flight teams and then build the ultimate 90s London XI. There's chat on Arsenal, Spurs, Chelsea, West Ham, Wimbledon and probably more QPR than you'd imagine! London's calling and so is your latest dose of 90s football nostalgia. Keep it 90s!
Love it. Easy listening brings you back to my childhood. Presenters are brilliant
A great listen
A fantastic pod with amazing content for anyone who loves 90s football.
Late finding this, but thoroughly enjoying it. Host and guests are very knowledgeable and it brings back so many memories. Thank you!!!