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BT Sport brings you a weekly instalment of the best insight and analysis from award-winning football journalist Mike Calvin and a supporting cast of some of Fleet Street's finest writers.

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BT Sport brings you a weekly instalment of the best insight and analysis from award-winning football journalist Mike Calvin and a supporting cast of some of Fleet Street's finest writers.

    Will Pep Guardiola reach his Holy Grail?

    Will Pep Guardiola reach his Holy Grail?

    Mike Calvin, Dom Fifield and John Cross assess Manchester City, and the three wins they need to be European champions. They discuss Barcelona's faults, Neymar's impact, Lewandowski's status, and the threat Antonio Conte represents to Manchester United's chances of winning the Europa League.
     
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    • 54 min
    Can anyone beat Bayern?

    Can anyone beat Bayern?

    Mike Calvin Adrian Clarke and Seb Stafford Bloor make Manchester City third favourites for the Champions League, behind Bayern and Atletico Madrid. They see Wolves as Manchester United's biggest threat in the Europa League, question Andrea Pirlo's appointment at Juventus, and doubt the viability of the EFL's salary cap. 
     
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    • 48 min
    Must Manchester City win the Champions League before Pep Guardiola leaves?

    Must Manchester City win the Champions League before Pep Guardiola leaves?

    Mike Calvin, Darren Lewis and Anne Marie Batson weigh up City's chances against Real Madrid when the Champions League resumes. They discuss the morality of huge transfer investments when clubs like Arsenal are announcing redundancies, consider Gareth Bale's future, and call for big clubs to renounce FA Cup prize money for the common good.
     
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    • 52 min
    Should Manchester United take the Europa League seriously?

    Should Manchester United take the Europa League seriously?

    Mike Calvin, Ade Oladipo and Miguel Delaney believe United have a real chance of a European trophy. They analyse the fallout from the FA Cup final, preview the Championship play off final, and have far-reaching views on the state of the modern game.
     
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    • 52 min
    Will underdogs Arsenal lift the FA Cup?

    Will underdogs Arsenal lift the FA Cup?

    Mike Calvin, Adrian Clarke and Richard Amofa believe a Wembley win is essential to aid Mikel Arteta's team building. They also consider Brentford's Premier League potential, the season's best and worst transfers, and name their breakthrough players.
     
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    • 50 min
    What do Manchester United need to do to become legitimate title challengers?

    What do Manchester United need to do to become legitimate title challengers?

    Mike Calvin, Seb Stafford Bloor and Art de Roche discuss United's strengths and weaknesses in what, for them, is an especially extended season, They also assess European qualifiers, consider Eddie Howe's future, and wonder which, if any, of the relegated teams will bounce back immediately. 
     
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    • 44 min

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MadsSkauge ,

Best football podcast around

Very interesting discussions. Keep up the good work. Greetings from Norway.

facts matter ,

Sounds like David Brent whining

Kind of comedy listening to this bollocks with a day hindsight ..

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