100 episodes

A regular take on all things football.
Topical dive into seasonal topics including top players, brilliant characters, greatest games and even funniest moments.
Lots of questions and quizzes for you to listen into too

It’s Not Soccer itsnotcalledsoccer

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A regular take on all things football.
Topical dive into seasonal topics including top players, brilliant characters, greatest games and even funniest moments.
Lots of questions and quizzes for you to listen into too

    Footballs Greatest Characters (Bryan Robson)

    Footballs Greatest Characters (Bryan Robson)

    This week, it is one of Vaughan's original idols. We talk all things Bryan Robson. The man who helped change Man Utd with Fergie in the late 80's as well as how England should have done better in World Cup 86 and 90 if he would have been fit.

    Part 1
    - Thoughts of the week from Andrew and Vaughan on all things football related
    - Quiz on Bryan Robson

    Part 2
    - How did he help Fergie bring the youngsters through?
    - His time and slight frustration for England
    - Managing the 'Galacticos' of Middlesbrough
    - How he turned down the England job
    Finish off with a quiz on one of his most famous games (Starting 11)

    Contact:
    Twitter: @itsnotsoccer101
    Facebook: It’s Not Called Soccer
    Email: itsnotcalledsoccer1@gmail.com

    Listen
    Website: https://itsnotcalledsoccer.podbean.com/
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/4w0zKlfByvXyo6WfE7VG8e
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/its-not-soccer/id1476502062
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    • 43 min
    Footballs Greatest Characters (Davor Suker)

    Footballs Greatest Characters (Davor Suker)

    This week, we look at the only Croatian to be recognised by Fifa in their best 100 players ever. The Golden Boot winner from France 98 and legend of Sevilla and Real Madrid, Davor Suker.

    Part 1
    - Thoughts of the week from Andrew and Vaughan on all things football related
    - Quiz on Davor Suker

    Part 2
    - Who was Suker and what was his background in Croatia?
    - What is he up to now and how is he influencing the next generation of Croatian players?
    - What is he remembered for in England as well as Spain?
    Finish off with a quiz on one of his most famous games (Starting 11)

    Contact:
    Twitter: @itsnotsoccer101
    Facebook: It’s Not Called Soccer
    Email: itsnotcalledsoccer1@gmail.com

    Listen
    Website: https://itsnotcalledsoccer.podbean.com/
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/4w0zKlfByvXyo6WfE7VG8e
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/its-not-soccer/id1476502062
    Google Podcasts:
    https://podcasts.google.com/search/it's%20not%20called%20soccer

    • 43 min
    Footballs Greatest Characters (Teddy Sheringham)

    Footballs Greatest Characters (Teddy Sheringham)

    From humble beginnings at Milwall, Edward (Teddy) grew to play for his country (Euro 96 being an amazing memory) as well as being the Man Utd player who started the comeback in the 1999 Champions League Final.

    Part 1
    - Thoughts of the week from Andrew and Vaughan on all things football related
    - Quiz on Teddy Sheringham

    Part 2
    - How did Teddy get into football?
    - What were his main career aspirations?
    - How did he play till he was 47?
    Finish off with a quiz on one of his most famous games (Starting 11)

    Contact:
    Twitter: @itsnotsoccer101
    Facebook: It’s Not Called Soccer
    Email: itsnotcalledsoccer1@gmail.com

    Listen
    Website: https://itsnotcalledsoccer.podbean.com/
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/4w0zKlfByvXyo6WfE7VG8e
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/its-not-soccer/id1476502062
    Google Podcasts:
    https://podcasts.google.com/search/it's%20not%20called%20soccer

    • 45 min
    Footballs Greatest Characters (Luis Figo)

    Footballs Greatest Characters (Luis Figo)

    Luis Figo, what a player he was. A man who virtually carried the Portugese team until Christiano Ronaldo appeared. 
    Luis had success in so many different countries and clubs including Inter Milan and Sporting CP (Lisbon). 
    He is also one of the few players to have switched across the El Classico line. Hear about how Barcelona fans threw a pigs head amongst other things at him and how/why he joined the 'Galacticos'. 

    Part 1
    - Thoughts of the week from Andrew and Vaughan on all things football related
    - Quiz on Luis Figo

    Part 2
    - Who was Luis Figo? 
    - What type of player was he?
    - Who is he most like today?
    Finish off with a quiz on one of his most famous games (Starting 11)

    Contact:
    Twitter: @itsnotsoccer101
    Facebook: It’s Not Called Soccer
    Email: itsnotcalledsoccer1@gmail.com

    Listen
    Website: https://itsnotcalledsoccer.podbean.com/
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/4w0zKlfByvXyo6WfE7VG8e
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/its-not-soccer/id1476502062
    Google Podcasts:
    https://podcasts.google.com/search/it's%20not%20called%20soccer

    • 51 min
    Footballs Greatest Characters (Paul Scholes)

    Footballs Greatest Characters (Paul Scholes)

    The Man Utd legend and midfielder who some have stated was the best and also most under rated midfielder of his generation. 


    So often shunted to the left wing by England but always loved in the centre for his club, Paul Scholes was a master at fizzing passes across the pitch and had a mean volley from the edge of the box too!


    Part 1


    Thoughts of the week and fan mail
    Quiz on Paul Scholes


    Part 2


    Who was Paul Scholes?
    What made him tick and what did others say about him as a player?
    What now, post playing?


    Part 3


    Quiz on Starting Eleven for Paul Scholes in one his most memorable and important games










    Contact:


    Twitter: @itsnotsoccer101


    Facebook: It’s Not Called Soccer


    Email: itsnotcalledsoccer1@gmail.com


     


    Listen


    Website: https://itsnotcalledsoccer.podbean.com/
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/4w0zKlfByvXyo6WfE7VG8e
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/its-not-soccer/id1476502062
    Google Podcasts:
    https://podcasts.google.com/search/it's%20not%20called%20soccer

    • 41 min
    Footballs Greatest Characters (Harry Kewell)

    Footballs Greatest Characters (Harry Kewell)

    This week we talk about arguably Australia's greatest ever player, Harry Kewell. The man who was riddled with injuries and potentially never got a full run of games for the Socceroos as well as whilst at Liverpool.


    The boys talk about their memories as well as his career post playing and how or why he has struggled to make a real impact in management since retiring


    Part 1
    Thoughts of the week and fan mail
    Part 2
    Quiz on Harry Kewell
    Thoughts and Memories
    Part 3
    Quiz on Starting Eleven for Harry Kewell at Leeds most memorable game


     


    Contact
    Twitter: @itsnotsoccer101
    Facebook: It’s Not Called Soccer
    Email: itsnotcalledsoccer1@gmail.com

    Listen
    Website: https://itsnotcalledsoccer.podbean.com/ 
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/4w0zKlfByvXyo6WfE7VG8e
    iTunes: COMING SOON
    Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/search/it's%20not%20called%20soccer

    • 48 min

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