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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!

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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!

    90s Icons - Juninho

    90s Icons - Juninho

    It's taken 120-odd episodes, but we're finally going full throttle on one of our favourite players of the 1990s. Yes, this is your Juninho show. Ash and Joel (obviously) are joined by Tom Flight - author of a recently released book on Boro's 96-97 season - and the trio wax lyrical about the greatest player to don the Middlesbrough shirt. They chat through his emergence at The Umbro Cup, his arrival on Teeside and how he fell in love with the club in that roller-coaster season. Keep it 90s!

    • 59 min
    England at USA 94

    England at USA 94

    It's tournament time again for Alive and Kicking and we've rewound the clock to change the course of history for this episode, and ask the question...who would have been England's 1994 squad if they had qualified for USA 94. Ash Rose and Matthew Crist are joined by writer Stuart Steelyard to discuss his very article on the subject and debate what names would have gone to the finals twenty-six years ago. Plus thanks to NOW TV we chat to former Liverpool and England legend John Barnes on The Reds transition during the decade, Italia 90 and of course World In Motion! Keep it 90s!

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Locking down an XI

    Locking down an XI

    The three merry men of 90s football chat are together again to keep you entertained during this strange old time. In this new episode they take their own spin on the 'Carra Challenge' by putting together XI's governed by two very big rules - and in the process get it completely wrong! There's also chat on Euro 96 Relived, some upcoming shows and the ultimate kit manufacturer of the 1990s too! Keep it 90s!

    • 56 min
    VHS and Chill

    VHS and Chill

    With the world stuck indoors thanks to the coronavirus pandemic the Alive and Kicking team aim to entertain you with a look back at the biggest football films of the 1990s. Join Ash Rose and Joel Young as they look back on four 'classics' from the big and small screens; When Saturday Comes, I.D., Fever Pitch and My Summer With Des. The boys discuss the highs and lows of each offering and see how well each have dated since their original release over twenty years ago. Plus, in an exclusive interview, star of I.D. Reece Dinsdale talks us through the cult classic and his love for all things Andy Booth. Keep it 90s!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Italia 90

    Italia 90

    Take a break from the horrors of 2020 with the return of the original 90s football podcast, Alive and Kicking. On this episode we travel back to the summer of 1990 and relive Italia 90 once again. Host Ash Rose is once again joined by writer Matthew Crist and on the eve of his new Italia 90 podcast hitting the airwaves Mark Godfrey. Our trusty trio look back on the tournament that changed football and pick out the best games, goals, players and loads more memories from an unforgettable finals. So sit back and remember a simpler time of Nessun Dorma, Gazza, World In Motion and the greatest mascot of a time. Keep it 90s!

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Panini

    Panini

    We're back for another year and to kick-off 2020 - which means 1990 is now thirty years ago - we get all misty eyed over Panini. With the sticker giants back in driving seat with their new Premier League album, Ash, Matthew and Greg Lansdowne look back at Panini's 90s offerings and what went wrong for them throughout the decade. So get 'stuck in' to the first 90s slice of goodness from the original 1990s football show....and Keep it 90s!

    Find us online at http://www.ak90s.co.uk on twitter https://www.twitter.com/AK90s and facebook https://www.facebook.com/ak90s

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

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Kansas_brit ,

Truly Alive and Kicking

I was born in the 80’s but the 90’s was where I truly fell in love with football. I’ve only recently discovered this podcast during the Covid-19 pandemic so after listening to the Juninho episode I went back and started listening from the first episode way back in August 2015 and it was quite funny to hear them talking so much about Juninho again!!!

I’m a big fan and I love all the guests that are on the show and the former footballers which have been part of the show have added some great perspective.

I’m also a Newcastle United fan that now lives in Kansas and if I had to sum up the 90’s for Newcastle United it would be “Kevin Keegan and Alan Shearer” also the best home and away shirts we’ve ever had were the 1995/96 season. I still have my away shirt from that season and its in pretty good condition, I get a few questions from the Kansas locals when I’m out and about wearing it!!!

AustinLong1974 ,

Remember when

As a fan who really started following the game in the 90's, this pod is a welcome addition to my play list. Fantastic panels jog memories, give context and wax lyrical about the beautiful game in the 90's. Great concept and well executed.

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