318 episodes

In-depth tactical, historical & geopolitical breakdowns of the beautiful game. From the team behind the Tifo Football YouTube channel. Hosted by Joe Devine.

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    • 4.8 • 485 Ratings

In-depth tactical, historical & geopolitical breakdowns of the beautiful game. From the team behind the Tifo Football YouTube channel. Hosted by Joe Devine.

    A New Low for United & Solskjaer + Barca's Remodel and How Everton Imploded

    A New Low for United & Solskjaer + Barca's Remodel and How Everton Imploded

    Joe, Seb and Alex reconvene following Manchester United's humiliation at Old Trafford on Sunday... The trio attempt to agree on whether or not Liverpool actually needed to be *that* good to win, whether Ole Gunnar Solskjaer should have resigned, who his managerial replacement could be and what the big plan for Jadon Sancho was before he was signed? 
    Plus, how Barcelona are attempting to boost their transfer kitty, how Claudio Ranieri's Watford shocked Everton and how Man City loanee, Tommy Doyle, is getting on in Hamburg. Plus, merch.
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    • 1 hr 10 min
    How Long Until Newcastle Are Actually Good, Lukaku's Dry-Spell & Solskjaer's 'Tiger Problem'

    How Long Until Newcastle Are Actually Good, Lukaku's Dry-Spell & Solskjaer's 'Tiger Problem'

    Joe, JJ and Seb reconvene to reflect on another Manchester United defeat and the consequences of re-signing Cristiano Ronaldo... Plus, how many current Newcastle players will survive the inevitable rebuild, why Lukaku is struggling to score, Pedri's release clause and more...
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    • 56 min
    The Newcastle Takeover and are Manchester United in Trouble?

    The Newcastle Takeover and are Manchester United in Trouble?

    Joe and Alex have a lengthy discussion about the Newcastle Takeover and what it means for the team and Steve Bruce, now that Newcastle are the richest team in the League by far.
    Also, they take a look at why Manchester United might be in a little bit of trouble. Are they missing more than a defensive/central midfielder?
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    • 1 hr 2 min
    Phil Foden's Ceiling, PSG's Cheat-Squad & Arteta's Arsenal 'Still Downloading'

    Phil Foden's Ceiling, PSG's Cheat-Squad & Arteta's Arsenal 'Still Downloading'

    JJ Bull and Alex Stewart get super into the respective tactical masterclasses on display at Anfield on Sunday, and discuss Salah's 'Messi-goal', Bernardo Silva's transformation and Phil Foden's ceiling... Whether McTominay is an attacking midfielder in a defensive midfielder's body and how Graham Potter would get more out of the current Arsenal squad than Arteta is. Plus, why PSG's team is much better on paper than on a football pitch!
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    • 1 hr 2 min
    Tuchel's Tinkering, Bruno's Apology & How Soon is Too Soon to Sack A Spurs Manager?

    Tuchel's Tinkering, Bruno's Apology & How Soon is Too Soon to Sack A Spurs Manager?

    Seb actually flies back in to the UK to vent his anger at Spurs and Nuno Espirito Santo, to Joe and JJ... Plus, why Bruno felt the need to apologise for a missed penalty, whether Tuchel tinkered too much for the City game, why the jury is still out on Arteta's Arsenal & why football video games are getting worse.
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    • 1 hr 6 min
    The Ndombele Boom & Bust, Toney's Touch + Benitez' Competence

    The Ndombele Boom & Bust, Toney's Touch + Benitez' Competence

    Joe, Seb and the returning Alex Stewart discuss the highlights from another fascinating Premier League weekend... While Seb preaches for optimism at Everton, Alex marvels at Ivan Toney's start to life in the top-flight. Plus, more on Ronaldo's impact on Mason Greenwood and a lot of rain on the continent.
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    • 58 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
485 Ratings

485 Ratings

Matts08 ,

Good football podcast

Tifo or as I call it “How long can a group of Spurs fans pretend West Ham aren’t absolutely massive” is a terrific podcast. Worth adding to your rotation!

NorCalStickyIcky ,

Beef Stew

I’m so balls deep into Alex Stewart right now

1226383):$ ,

So-so

Good football topics presented buy simi-snobby/liberal hosts you’d probably not want to drink a beer with.

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