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The Football Weekly podcast squad brings you a twice-weekly dose of puns and punditry, news and analysis – from the Premier League and beyond

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    • 4.6, 5K Ratings

The Football Weekly podcast squad brings you a twice-weekly dose of puns and punditry, news and analysis – from the Premier League and beyond

    West Ham stun Chelsea and racial bias in commentary – Football Weekly

    West Ham stun Chelsea and racial bias in commentary – Football Weekly

    Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Liew, David Hytner, and Ben Fisher discuss this week’s Premier League and EFL fixtures. Plus, they take a closer look at racial bias in English commentary. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

    • 50 min
    Power, corruption and lies - Football Weekly

    Power, corruption and lies - Football Weekly

    Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair and Tariq Panja to discuss the ownership, agents, backroom deals and Fifa. Suzy Wrack joins us to look at how Australia and New Zealand triumphed over Colombia in the bid to host the Women’s World Cup in 2023. And we ponder the prospects of Manchester City’s appeal against their Uefa ban succeeding at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

    • 58 min
    Taking a deep dive into Liverpool's title-winning campaign – Football Weekly

    Taking a deep dive into Liverpool's title-winning campaign – Football Weekly

    Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Ceylon Andi Hickman, Andy Hunter and Gregg Bakowski discuss all the elements behind Liverpool’s first title win in 30 years. Plus the rest of the weekend’s Premier League and FA Cup action. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Liverpool on edge of glory and a rare Manchester United hat-trick – Football Weekly Extra

    Liverpool on edge of glory and a rare Manchester United hat-trick – Football Weekly Extra

    Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Marcus Bean look back at the midweek Premier League games as Liverpool now stand on the verge of the Premier League title. The team also discuss Anthony Martial’s hat-trick, Arsenal dishing out contracts like it’s Christmas, the latest action in Europe and they preview the FA Cup quarter finals. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

    • 1 hr
    Brilliant Benzema, awesome Atalanta and first-rate Flick – Football Weekly

    Brilliant Benzema, awesome Atalanta and first-rate Flick – Football Weekly

    Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Sid Lowe, Archie Rhind-Tutt and Nicky Bandini to discuss the European leagues, predatory water birds, foul-mouthed managers, and the contents of Barry’s mantelpiece. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

    • 1 hr 5 min
    The Premier League and Championship: a slow restart – Football Weekly

    The Premier League and Championship: a slow restart – Football Weekly

    Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair and Barney Ronay discuss the first full weekend of the restarted season, which wasn’t as exciting as many would have hoped. Plus: Ben Fisher on the Championship. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/footballweeklypod

    • 58 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
5K Ratings

5K Ratings

Beth27! ,

Great podcast

I liked it with the previous host but i LOVE it with Max in the chair. He really makes it.
Barry also excellent quality.
Overall really good podcast

SS738383933 ,

Great listening!

Great listening with all the updates! Always a humour too

Steb2001 ,

Excellent podcast

Best thing the guardian produces

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