The Kickabout With Johnny Vaughan

The Kickabout With Johnny Vaughan

By Radio X

Join Johnny Vaughan and Gavin "The Woodman" Woods for an alternative build-up to the weekend's sport, plus a look at off-the-ball news, quirky stories and, more often than not, bizarre impressions of Rugby League fans. The boys celebrate sporting superstars, interview athletes and most importantly shine a spotlight on grass roots warriors plying their trade on hungover sundays. Tune in to Radio X at 11am on Saturdays to hear the show - Radio X is available across the UK on digital radio, 104.9 FM in London, 97.7 FM in Manchester, on your mobile or via www.radiox.co.uk

Episodes

Episode 220 – Black & White Tiger

Have you ever been proud of one of your friends? There’s a real-life success story on the show this week as we talk to a kit designer! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
08/08/2040m 45s

Episode 219 – FA Cup Final Preview (sort of)

Dangerously close to sport this week, but don’t worry, we avoided it. Also a discussion of Italian art & architecture. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
01/08/2037m 18s

Episode 218 – Poppadom Wrists

Plenty on this week’s Kickabout; Liverpool, Leeds, De Gea, Jon Moss’ boots, and an exclusive interview with Toby Tarrant. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
25/07/2035m 56s

Episode 217 – All The Result

The Kickabout gets sweary this week, but importantly – it doesn’t get sporty. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
18/07/2034m 41s

Episode 216 – David James

Johnny & Gav were joined by gentleman goalkeeper and renaissance man David James this week! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/07/2036m 3s

Episode 215 – Michael Vaughan & Isa Guha

Cricket is coming back – in a way. And Ashes winners Isa Guha and (cousin) Michael Vaughan are on The Kickabout… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
04/07/2040m 27s

Episode 214 - A Shrine to King Kenny

Liverpool have won the somethingorotherchampionmummmblemmm and Johnny & Gav give you a Russian Football Update. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
27/06/2027m 35s

Episode 213 - Thank you for David Luiz

An EXCLUSIVE interview with a Surrey cricketer this week – we were very lucky to get this one… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
20/06/2035m 22s

Episode 212 – Dave Beasant

This week we were joined by THE goalie of the FA Cup – Dave Beasant! And Johnny had a theory for him… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
13/06/2036m 42s

Episode 211 – Kevin Pietersen

We were joined – in the now now – by one of Britain’s greatest South Africans, Kevin Pietersen! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
06/06/2039m 59s

Episode 210 – 6 Fans

The Kickabout absolutely is not government guidance. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
30/05/2035m 45s

Episode 209 – I’m A Seoul Man!

You’ve never heard chanting like the “fans” at FC Seoul… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
23/05/2034m 50s

Episode 208 – David Seaman

In Gav’s words, a ‘perfect’ human on the show this week – David Seaman joined The Kickabout. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
16/05/2032m 40s

Episode 207 – The Hunting Leopard

The Kickabout – the only sports show that discusses the real name for the world’s quickest cat. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
09/05/2028m 18s

Episode 206 – Liverpool’s Title

Gav offers an innovative solution for Liverpool fans desperate to finish the league this week, and Johnny considers the interim position in North Korea… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
02/05/2033m 6s

Episode 205 – Cows-worth

We check in on Mick & Paul this week, to see how the (ethical) meat processing business is coping…. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
25/04/2027m 59s

Episode 204 – Jog On

Once again Johnny & Gav prove that you don’t need sport to (not) talk sport. This week there’s darts tips and a new way for fans to “watch” matches. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
18/04/2036m 22s

Episode 203 – The Final Copa Del Ray Final Final

It’s finally here. Who will take the trophy? Plus news of some transport-based sport from the continent… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/04/2032m 48s

Episode 202 – The Copa Del Ray Final Final

There may be no sport, but Johnny & Gav are still ready to discuss Iran-Iraq relationships. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
04/04/2039m 31s

Episode 201 – Social Distanced Football

The Kickabout – not seriously suggesting solutions. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
28/03/2029m 11s

Episode 200 – The FA Cup Pig

The only sports show immune to a lack of sport. The Kickabout doesn’t stop. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
21/03/2034m 32s

Episode 199 - Horse People

Toby Tarrant is in for Gav this week as the pair take on the important topics in the world of sport - like Jose Mourinho looking old and horse people. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
14/03/2032m 27s

Episode 198 – Where’s Johnny?

Toby Tarrant sits in for Johnny this week – did Toby & Gav find Johnny before the end of the show? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
07/03/2033m 45s

Episode 197 – Leap Year Back In Black Bonanza Special

There’s only one way to celebrate a leap year – with double Back In Black, obviously. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
29/02/2043m 44s

Episode 196 – Victory Egalité

Liam Gallagher and Bong Joon Ho on the same episode. It’s route one sports. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
22/02/2041m 10s

Episode 195 – Marcus Mumford & The Wizard Of Amsterdam

Johnny & Gav sent out Roving Reporter Gordon Smart this week – and he found AFC Wimbledon Commerical Director Ivor Heller and AFC Wimbledon fan Marcus Mumford. Mumford & Sons on The Kickabout… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
15/02/2040m 23s

Episode 194 – Copa Del Ray

Fancy some BBQ? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
08/02/2041m 35s

Episode 193 – Rutting Season

Want to buy a football suit? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
01/02/2045m 56s

Episode 192 - Chagrin

David Luiz and Conor McGregor up for debate on this week’s Kickabout – you can’t go wrong. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
25/01/2036m 34s

Episode 191 – Stephanie McMahon

Johnny & Gav were joined by a wrestling icon this week – WWE’s Stephanie McMahon You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
18/01/2043m 50s

Bonus Episode: New Comedy Podcasts for 2020

This January, Radio X are launching a whole host of new comedy podcasts. In this bonus episode you’ll hear a snippet from each one. If you like what you hear - make sure you hit subscribe! Funny How? with Matt Morgan: https://www.radiox.co.uk/radio/podcasts/funny-how-with-matt-morgan/ That’s A First: https://www.radiox.co.uk/radio/podcasts/thats-a-first/ Early Work with Rhys James: https://www.radiox.co.uk/radio/podcasts/early-work-with-rhys-james/ Job's A Good’un with Chris Washington: https://www.radiox.co.uk/radio/podcasts/jobs-a-good-un-with-chris-washington/ A Thin Layer of Film: https://www.radiox.co.uk/radio/podcasts/thin-layer-of-film-with-heidi-regan/ Class Dismissed! with Tom Houghton: https://www.radiox.co.uk/radio/podcasts/class-dismissed-with-tom-houghton/
13/01/2010m 14s

Episode 190 – Heavy Metal Kickabout

Johnny & Gav return in 2020 with the scariest thought of all – mums. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/01/2039m 41s

Episode 189 – The Ultimate Christmas Saturday Kickabout

It's the last Kickabout of the decade, so we're squeezing in a Strip Advisor, Tyre Talk AND a trip to the Mampsite... You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
21/12/1953m 14s

Episode 188 – Chris Kamara returns…

Why have one week of Kammy when you can have two? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
14/12/1943m 45s

Episode 187 – Duncan Ferguson making his way up the stairs…

This week on The Kickabout: only one man can intimidate Roy Keane; how does Big Sam fit into his suit?; and why we need X-Rays. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
07/12/1935m 25s

Episode 186 – Steve McClaren’s Sex Advice

A podcast not as disgusting as the title suggests. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
30/11/1946m 4s

Episode 185 – 50 Hours Through The Amazon

This weekend sees the Copa Libertadores final take place in South America – so we were joined once again by our Argentinian football correspondent Dave Windsor, who had incredible tales of the journey to the final in Lima… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
23/11/1939m 47s

Episode 184 – Adam Richman

A non-sporting guest on The Kickabout this week, but he’s a real-world Superhero. Man v. Food legend Adam Richman is on the show, talking football and Copa 90’s Match Day Menus. That’s right here, on YOUR Saturday Kickabout. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
16/11/1945m 19s

Episode 183 – Play Your Rugby World Cup Overseas Players Right

What’s with all the questions? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
09/11/1944m 41s

Episode 182 – Gordon Smart, Toby Tarrant and Josh Taylor

No Johnny or Gav this week, but they were replaced by a Boxing World Champion! Josh Taylor was on the show – plus some presenter types called Gordon & Toby too… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
02/11/1939m 32s

Episode 181 – Kammy!

The good doesn’t get much better – this week we were joined by Chris Kammy Kamara! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
26/10/1940m 42s

Episode 180 - “A Rangers, Celtic Champions League Final In A City Where There’s No Rules”

A busy week this week. Tarrant the elder last week and Tarrant the younger this week: Toby was on hand as the cricket correspondent to shed some light on The Hundred. We also cross live to Buenos Aires for a look at the "Superclásico" You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
20/10/1935m 20s

Episode 179 – Tarrant The Elder

Two additions to the show this week. Toby’s dad popped in – you’ve probably heard of him. Chris Tarrant? Ring a bell? – plus there was a stirring in the worlds of Rugby League and (ethical) meat processing… Plus the usual nonsense and your excellent Mexican Handbags, You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
12/10/1943m 1s

Episode 178 – Captain Morgan!

This week, in a first for The Kickabout, Johnny & Gav outsourced. They crossed to The Kickabout’s Official Cricket Correspondent Toby Tarrant who caught up with England’s World Cup winning captain Eoin Morgan. Plus the usual nonsense and your excellent Mexican Handbags, You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
05/10/1942m 7s

Episode 177 – Andre Agassi’s Ponytail

Where would you put Bergkamp’s feet? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
28/09/1936m 20s

Episode 176 – Probert vs Riley

Johnny & Gav came up with a new angle for Gardener’s Question Time this week. Cool, man… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
21/09/1932m 25s

Episode 175 - The Daniel 'Levy'

This week The Kickabout imposes a tax on those who deserve it, and looks the other way whilst referees push 10-year-old children to the ground. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
14/09/1934m 57s

Episode 174 – The Woodman Special

This week The Kickabout hands the power back to the horses. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
07/09/1938m 56s

Episode 173 – The Old Partick Thistle

The only podcast where you’ll get King Lear, souvlaki and grasping. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
31/08/1938m 22s

Episode 172 – The Sheepdog of Football

Johnny & Gav are back! Find out about one of Sergio Ramos’ skills this week, plus hear the origins of the sure-fire hit TV show Refs Stuck In Traffic. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
24/08/1940m 3s

Episode 171 – Gordon, Toby and Peter Crouch

Not content with 2 former Kickabout presenters, this week we enlisted another. PETER CROUCH is on the show, lending Gordon Smart and Toby Tarrant a hand. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
17/08/1936m 28s

Episode 170 - The Controversial Unveiling

It’s time for the Tier 2 Radio X presenters to shine as Gordon and Toby talk Rooney mistakes, Clattenburg slams and Britain's worst football team. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
10/08/1927m 32s

Episode 169 – Si Senor!

If you forget your whistle, what do you use instead? What is the EFL? Just how interesting is Test Cricket? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
03/08/1940m 23s

Episode 168 – Baby On Board!

Johnny & Gav fix the Tour de France and F1 this week – twice. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
27/07/1933m 29s

Episode 167 – Sexy Football Fans

Johnny & Gav were joined by a super secret special guest this week to discuss THAT Ben Stokes deflection. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
20/07/1937m 53s

Episode 166 – Toby Tarrant & Gordon Smart

John McGinn and Tammy Abraham. Kerry Dixon and Gordon Durie. Gordon and Toby sat in for Johnny & Gav this week, and it was enlightening... You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
13/07/1936m 9s

Episode 165 – David Gower returns...again…

The classiest batsman in England made another visit to The Kickabout…and two more special guests returned too (think rucking). You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
06/07/1946m 52s

Episode 164 – Putting off Falcao

How do you put off Radamel Falcao? Find out in this week’s Kickabout – but don’t forget, he’s a good looking boy. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
29/06/1932m 52s

Episode 163 – Graeme Swann and Henry Blofeld

Johnny & Gav were joined by more cricketing greats this week – Swanny and Blowers danced down the wicket to talk wine, calamari, and much more. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
22/06/1940m 46s

Episode 162 – Freddie Flintoff Returns!

Johnny & Gav were joined by an extra special guest this week – probably our biggest guest ever. He’s captained England, won the Ashes, sunk a pedalo, had a brief career in boxing – and most importantly, he is a former presenter of The Kickabout - Freddie Flintoff was on the show! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
15/06/1943m 17s

Episode 161 - The Sexy Weekend

This weekend, on Radio X it's "Sexy Weekend". However, the management have asked that it be made clear that this is in no way official and exists only in the mind of Johnny Vaughan. In this episode, you can expect a Maradona Movie, England's return to the norm and Gav's acceptance into the national conciousness. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
09/06/1940m 2s

Episode 160 – Come on Liverpool

Johnny & Gav were joined by an extra special guest live from Madrid / pre-recorded a chat with colleague in the same room Toby Tarrant this week, ahead of the Champions League final between Liverpool and some other team. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
01/06/1940m 18s

Episode 159 – Jake Bugg!

Johnny bumped into Notts County fan Jake Bugg this week, plus the boys discussed Arsenal’s return away kit greatness. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
25/05/1939m 7s

Episode 158 – The Now Camp

There was a welcome return of some old friends this week… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
18/05/1937m 24s

Episode 157 – “You never know what’s gonna happen in football”

The magic of Glenn in this week’s Kickabout, plus the inferiority of Baku and the snooker backchat. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/05/1939m 51s

Episode 156 : T.I.T.A.L

This week, Johnny & Gav really take it to another level. Seriously... It's, like.... ANOTHER LEVEL. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
04/05/1941m 45s

Episode 155 - Ultra Violence In Ultra Silence

This week, Johnny has a gripe with the gegenpress and Gav explains that experience is BAD. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
27/04/1935m 4s

Episode 154 – The Kickabout On Clay

Welcome to your Saturday Easter Weekend Bank Holiday Saturday Special Kickabout Special! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
20/04/1941m 19s

Episode 153 – If You Can’t Join ‘em, Beat ‘em

What does German Homer Simpson sound like? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
13/04/1944m 39s

Episode 152 – Mike Dean.

Michael Leslie – congratulations sir. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
06/04/1940m 2s

Episode 151 – De Gea vs De Gea

What does RDM stand for? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
30/03/1937m 29s

Episode 150 – International Breaker

Johnny performs one of history’s biggest U-turns this week. You won’t believe it. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
23/03/1942m 31s

Episode 149 – Stotting

Just exactly what is an Eintracht Frankfurt? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
16/03/1940m 14s

Episode 148 – What’s Worse Than A Grass?

Don’t be like Real Madrid fans. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
09/03/1937m 46s

Episode 147 – The Harlem Globetrotters are in town…

Vaughan. Woodman. Animal. Turbo. Burdlington. MBuchananananan. The Harlem Globetrotters are on the show! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
02/03/1942m 39s

Episode 146 – Don’t Joke About Scottish Cricket

Tight socks were on the agenda on this week’s Kickabout. We also touched on sport… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
23/02/1933m 30s

Episode 145 - Trainers On The Left, Lager On The Right

On this week’s Kickabout: Gordon Smart sits in! Also - contract talks, tacky sunglasses and much more. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
16/02/1936m 58s

Episode 144 – Neymar’s Sister

On this week’s Kickabout: dead legs, backstops, diss tracks, groins, Amazonian tribes and much more. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
09/02/1941m 43s

Episode 143 – Suarez (Dennis)

How do you follow Transfer Deadline Day? Like this – with even more nonsense… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
02/02/1938m 17s

Episode 142 – The Alternative Build-Up

Johnny & Gav take on the West Indies Test team, Jermaine Jenas, low tackling and Japanese pornography in this week’s show. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
26/01/1936m 2s

Episode 141 – James Haskell

James Haskell joined Johnny & Gav for The Kicakbout – that’s right, it was Rugby O’Clock. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
19/01/1938m 12s

Episode 140 – Pop Up Punditry

Johnny & Gav revealed the secrets behind punditry this week – there is no secret. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
12/01/1941m 8s

Episode 139 – Gordon Smart sits in…

Gordon Smart joined Gav this week, and amongst the usual sporting nonsense he also unveiled Marcus Mumford’s message for AFC Wimbledon. You don’t get that on any other podcast. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
05/01/1934m 17s

Episode 138 – A Christmas Kickabout – at Christmas

Join Johnny & Gav for a festive look at the sporting week – it’s pretty much as normal, but we’ve chucked the word “christmas” in a few times. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
22/12/1836m 44s

Episode 137 – Dynamo Kiev

Johnny & Gav get INTERCONTINENTAL on this week’s show. It’s pronounced Intercontinental, and yes we will. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
15/12/1840m 18s

Episode 136 – Your Excellency

Johnny & Gav get to grips with The Alpine Klopp this week, plus outline a new plan for staging games and answer some questions posed by Radio X team-mate John Robins. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
08/12/1839m 51s

Episode 135 – Derby Weekend!

Johnny outlines his marathon plans this week, plus there’s a welcome return of some Kickabout favourites… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
01/12/1835m 31s

Episode 134 – A-Rod: Alex Rodriguez joins The Kickabout…

Johnny & Gav were joined by baseball legend Alex Rodriguez this week to talk MLB London – but before they got to A-Rod, they of course delved into the Good, the Bad & the Ugly of the sporting week… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
24/11/1844m 28s

Episode 133 - An Hour On The Tower of Gower

Johnny and Gav discuss whether it would be better if International Friendlies were abolished and replaced with Friendly Friendlies, what Gav's preferred dog-based travel method is and David Gower comes in to chat! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
18/11/1841m 24s

Episode 132 - Don't Take Our Word For It

Johnny & Gavin can tell you how good this podcast is all day long, but why not take it from some real people? Expect a hot rubber party and prepare to remember why you didn't like Nani. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
10/11/1839m 43s

Episode 131 – Swearing At Nuns

Congratulations to the real heroes behind this season’s F1 Championship. And there’s a welcome return for some Kickabout regulars… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
05/11/1841m 42s

Episode 130 – “The Spurs Song”

A BIT of sport this week, and not enough of Johnny & Gav’s church work. You can’t find a Church Heavy when you need one. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
27/10/1838m 52s

Episode 129 – The Biffy Clyro

The Good took on a life of its own this week. Let’s all pray it comes to pass. Remember, anything’s possible these days. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
20/10/1841m 36s

Episode 128 – Gordon Smart sits in…

Gordon was in for Johnny this week, and he joined Gav to discuss Afters, Mourinho’s finger, voiceovers, the UK Elite League, filming, Kanye, and plenty more. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
13/10/1834m 7s

Episode 127 – We Have Ignition!

Some incredible commentary this week, plus the return of Strip Advisor, and a bumper pack of Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
06/10/1839m 7s

Episode 126 – Dystopian Golf Violence

On this week’s Kickabout: diagrams, Paris, false teeth and special water. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
29/09/1841m 3s

Episode 125 – The Ronaldo Shock!

Regional accent fun this week, some Manalysis, plus Gav has AN IDEA. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
22/09/1836m 44s

Episode 124 – Football Mums

On this week’s Kickabout: soccer moms, bumper transfer deals, wee Sir Alec, poltergeists, tennis coaching, dogs, and boozing at the cricket…plus plenty more… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
15/09/1845m 22s

Episode 123 – Peter Crouch joins The Kickabout!

Everyone’s favourite dancer, author, Radio X DJ, and occasional footballer joins Johnny & Gav this week – and gives them a hand with Mexican Handbags! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
08/09/1840m 57s

Episode 122 – Mercedes

The boys came up with yet another idea to improve football this week – and it involves alcohol. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
01/09/1834m 57s

Episode 121 – Morrisson

Meet the Pringle Twins this week – a brotherly duo with a love for golf, and pay-offs… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
25/08/1837m 11s

Episode 120 – Toby Tarrant sits in…

Toby & Gav had it all covered this week; geese, Ibiza, nudity and pipes. Oh, and a little bit of sport too. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
18/08/1837m 11s

Episode 119 – Elis James & Gordon Smart & Steve Parish

A Scotsman, a Welshman and an Englishman on the show today, as Gordon Smart and Elis James sit in for Johnny and Gav, and they’re joined by Crystal Palace man Steve Parish. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/08/1833m 48s

Episode 118 - The Furry Jerkin

This episode contains retro kits, the latest tyre talk and the possibility of Olympic boules. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
04/08/1835m 26s

Episode 117 – Streakers!

A double helping of the best thing in sport on this week’s Kickabout – streakers. Plus the return of Rodger, Clive, Jeremy Markem and Graeme Tash. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
28/07/1834m 57s

Episode 116 – Ken’s Cretinous Comments

What do youth-team footballers have to talk about? Find out in this week’s Kickabout. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
21/07/1835m 17s

Episode 115 – The Wembley Big Top

What now? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
14/07/1838m 49s

Episode 114 – The Big Soccer Tournament

Possibly the sportiest The Kickabout has ever been – but remember, you can stay fickle. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
07/07/1838m 22s

Episode 113 – Radio Bronze: Toby Tarrant sits in…

Want to know who the 9th best shot-putter in the world is? Just what is The Human Belt? How do you Steal Valour? What is radio bronze? All these questions and more, not really answered in this week’s Kickabout as Toby Tarrant sits in with Gav. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
30/06/1835m 4s

Episode 112 – The Hoddler

What has this World Cup been missing? The Hoddler. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
23/06/1835m 45s

Episode 111 – The Old Oakham Déjà vu The Old Oakham Déjà vu – World Cup Special

This is the best part of the World Cup. Before England do anything. Get all the World Cup knowledge you don’t need right here on The Kickabout. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
16/06/1835m 41s

Episode 110 - Let's take cricket out of cricket

Like a grass stain on cricket whites no matter how hard you scrub you won't get rid of The Kickabout. This episode, Johnny's new idea for marketing cricket, Turkish refs and the usual 'features' as required by the radio rule book.
09/06/1836m 35s

Episode 109 – Special Mystery Guest Champions League Final Correspondent

On this week’s Kickabout: Sterling’s tattoo, Sergio Ramos, the Harlem Globetrotters, evisceration, Derby County, bread, Karius, Gareth Southgate, and chicken kievs. The usual stuff. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
02/06/1840m 14s

Episode 108 - Terry Butcher, Bridal Subs and French Spa Days

This week, Johnny and Gav talk to former England captain Terry Butcher about the lack of an England World Cup song; they look forward to this weekend's Champions League final and ask what's inside Big Ron's lock-up? You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
26/05/1834m 50s

Episode 107 – Vikings, The BIBSE and Broken Legs

Big weekend this weekend – but don’t expect too much Royal Wedding or FA Cup Final chat. Instead Johnny & Gav get stuck into Big Sam, Guardiola, Platini, and the Harlem Globetrotters… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
19/05/1838m 19s

Episode 106 - Big Sam's Big Head

Does sport ever stop? It 100% doesn't here on The Kickabout. You can put The Kickabout on live and loud each and every Saturday on Radio X from 11am and don't forget you can get in touch with Johnny plus Gav on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
12/05/1836m 17s

Episode 105 – Hold Me Back!

It’s a glorious Bank Holiday weekend – so draw the curtains, get some sport on the telly, and turn up the Kickabout! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk.
05/05/1839m 23s

Episode 104 – Gordon Smart sits in with The Woodman

Gordon Smart sat in for Johnny this week, and he and Gav were joined by footballers’ chef Jonny Marsh. They chatted Wenger – of course – and Scottish football – of course. If you enjoyed the show, you can get Gordon’s podcast – The Radio X Evening Show with Gordon Smart – which sees him chatting to big guests like Noel Gallagher, The Killers, Jack White and Russell Howard. Or tune in every weeknight from 7pm to 10pm on Radio X. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk.
28/04/1832m 6s

Episode 103 – Wenger Out

Who does Gav want as the new Arsenal manager? How will cricket stay exciting? Where are the Harlem Globetrotters off to this week? All this revealed – sort of – in the week’s Kickabout. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk.
21/04/1834m 34s

Episode 102 – A-Ha!

Johnny & Gav discuss the one constant that makes football worthwhile this week, plus there’s a return to the Meat Locker - with hot festival news – a run-down of the Grand National, and more of your great Mexican Handbags – send them in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk.
14/04/1839m 51s

Episode 101 – Jack O’Malley

Learn about The House Turd this week. You’ll see. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk.
07/04/1839m 3s

Episode 100 - It's Just Not Cricket

This week, we provide cricket with a solution to foul play, celebrate some of the best Hoddle-isms of the week and chastise the BBC for their blatant sexism with Claire Balding at the helm. There's another trip to the Meat Locker, and of course plenty of Mexican Handbags - keep them coming to kickabout@radiox.co.uk. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk.
31/03/1835m 52s

Episode 99 – Dutch Whistles & Virtual Marathons

The Kickabout takes a youth twist this week, and Johnny & Gav explore the decadent world of Formula 1, Spanish Rugby in Back in Black, and the technicalities of referees’ whistles. There’s another trip to the Meat Locker, and of course plenty of Mexican Handbags - keep them coming to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
25/03/1837m 35s

Episode 98 – Yoga Beer

On this week’s Kickabout: Yoga Beer, Messi, the ugly side of Jamie Carragher, half time oranges, and sawn-off shotguns. All that plus your brilliant Mexican Handbags – keep them coming to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
18/03/1838m 39s

Episode 97 – Sizzler plates, Out of Position, and What Watt?

What a week of European football for Gav – the ever so reliable Spurs complimenting a MASSIVE night of action. Johnny shows off some HGV knowledge too, and Rodger & Clive returned to tell us all about the Harlem Globetrotters. All that plus your brilliant Mexican Handbags – keep them coming to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/03/1834m 23s

Episode 96 – Acapulco Tennis & Wengerphiles

Get some West German advice on The Kickabout this week – you’ll see. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
04/03/1840m 6s

Episode 95 - Eddie The Eagle

Johnny & Gav were joined by the greatest Winter Olympian of all time, Eddie The Eagle! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
26/02/1835m 10s

Episode 94 – Swimbing

One piece of advice to take away from this week’s Kickabout – if you ever get the chance to bring mankind to its knees, take it. Plus Johnny & Gav take on Michael Owen, anoraks and the PSG owners. All that plus What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags – send them in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
18/02/1842m 53s

Episode 93 – Cricket On Ice

Johnny & Gav improve the Winter Olympics this week, take in the state of bowls, and discover a new sports word. All that plus What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags – send them in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/02/1838m 46s

Episode 92 – Man-Fighting & The Old Barnsley Lozenge

Covered on this week’s Kickabout: dinnerladies, private planes, Scott Brown, flamingos, handcuffs and hipsters. All sorted. Plus the return of What’s On This Weekend and The Meat Locker! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
04/02/1839m 17s

Episode 91 – The Old Vietnamese Dustbin, and Frank Lampard!

Johnny & Gav were joined by a real proper sports star this week – no joke – ex-England and Chelsea legend Frank Lampard took his place on The Kickabout. The boys also discussed The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of the sporting week, and of course worked through your brilliant Mexican Handbags – send them in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
28/01/1838m 54s

Episode 90 – The Old Lithuanian Banjo

On this week’s Kickabout: how much love does Ronaldo need? How good are North Koreans at golf? What’s LeBron James’ son called? Plus The Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend and your Mexican Handbags! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
21/01/1835m 41s

Episode 89 – What is the most boring sport?

Find out the answer to that question, plus what car Antonio Conte drives and who Liverpool will replace Coutinho with. Plus the return of the Meat Locker and your excellent Mexican Handbags - get your answers in for The Old Lithuanian Banjo for next week through kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
14/01/1838m 21s

Episode 88 – Elis James & Gordon Smart, plus Don Hutchinson!

Elis & Gordon sat in for Johnny & Gav this week, and they were joined by ex-Liverpool and ex-Everton man Don Hutchinson. The boys discussed Leon Britton, stalking Hibs players, how Gareth Bale’s agent smells, and Producer Vin’s cricket bat. If you enjoyed the show, you can get Gordon’s podcast – The Radio X Evening Show with Gordon Smart – which sees him chatting to big guests like Kings Of Leon, The Killers, Biffy Clyro and Sir Patrick Stewart. Or tune in every weeknight from 7pm to 10pm on Radio X. Elis co-hosts the hilarious Elis James & John Robins Show, on air every Saturday afternoon from 1pm to 4pm – or grab the Elis James & John Robins on Radio X podcast. Johnny & Gav are back next week - you can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
07/01/1832m 19s

Episode 87 – The Old Argentinian Button

Johnny & Gav talk through your Old Argentinian Button homework, plus cast their eye over The Coventry Observer and Samba Darts. All that plus Back In Black, Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend and your Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
24/12/1737m 46s

Episode 86 – The Old Venezuelan Step-Ladder

Plenty to get your teeth into on The Kickabout this week – Milk-gate, oscillating North London affiliations, management lies and virtual hooliganism. Plus the return of The Meat Locker, and your brilliant Mexican Handbags – including your submissions for The Old Venezuelan Step-Ladder. Get your answers in for The Old Argentinian Button for next week through kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
17/12/1738m 19s

Episode 85 – John Cena!

Johnny & Gav were joined by wrestling icon and proper movie star John Cena this week – and The Invisible Man helped out Rodger and Clive with some voiceover work too. All that plus Back In Black and your Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
10/12/1738m 15s

Episode 84 – Water and stuff like that

On this week’s Kickabout: Russia, drugs, authorities, FIFA, bias, allegations – and that’s just the Good. Expect Kolo Toure’s tweets and Pochettino’s book too. All that plus The Meat Locker and, of course, your Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
03/12/1742m 15s

Episode 83 – The Buddhist Round-Up

Ever wonder about craft boutique slaughterhouses? This is the podcast for you. Also featuring fly pasts, diving, and philosophy You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
26/11/1737m 26s

Episode 82 – Toby & Gav praise Bhutan

What’s the Italian for Beef? How do you celebrate beating Barcelona? Are England good? What is FUFA? All these questions asked in The Kickabout this week as Toby Tarrant sits in for Johnny. Expect the usual nonsense plus a few more of Gav’s accents. And, of course, your excellent Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
19/11/1733m 19s

Episode 81 – Silences, Witch Doctors and Motor-Cycles

On this week’s Kickabout: former cyclists, vegans, evil ghouls, motors, disciplinary bans and, of course, Gareth Southgate. All that plus The Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend and your Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
12/11/1741m 39s

Episode 81 – We Are The Tartar

Patrice Evra intrigued Gav this week, whilst Francesco Guidolin re-emerged into Kickabout land. Johnny took another look at Gareth Southgate, and Back In Black featured a magnificent ref-based headline. All that plus The Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend and your Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
05/11/1741m 47s

Episode 80 – Lone Laments, Meet The Band and North Korean Missiles

On this week’s Kickabout: a mobile slaughter unit, gobs****s, Lovrens, Soccerbox and Shabba. All that plus The Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend and your Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
28/10/1735m 36s

Episode 79 – Managers In The Trenches, and Martin Johnson!

A bumper edition of The Kickabout this week. Not only an actual sporting guest in the form of ex-England Rugby captain Martin Johnson, but also managers in tracksuits, late trains, Geordie marketing and a message for Mesut Ozil. All that plus The Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend and your Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
22/10/1728m 55s

Episode 78 – Two Dozen Chops

Solid sport avoidance this week – although Johnny & Gav touched on Liverpool v Man Utd, the World Cup and horse racing, there’s also dastardly tactics, black market meat, and a visit to the Mampsite! Plus the Meat Locker, and your Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
14/10/1744m 8s

Episode 77 – You can say what you like about Southgate.

We’ve checked with the guys up there; You guys have got it, and so has The Kickabout! Producer Vin was away so Producer Big Si was left with an enormous list of what not to do. There’s a look back at whether the FA sorted the tube strike, a detailed flick through Gareth Southgate’s CV (he hasn’t got one) and a record attempt for the highest game of football! Plus the Meat Locker, a look at horses in Birmingham from Roger & Clive and of course: Your Mexican Handbags! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
07/10/1736m 7s

Episode 76 – Gav’s back! With some research/cheating

All other podcasts may be failing losers, but The Kickabout is winning. Gav was back with some stats for Back In Black, plus the boys took on South Africa, the Europa League, Carlo Ancelotti and Arjen Robben, NFL and pints & pies. Plus the Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend plus your fantastic Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
30/09/1742m 2s

Episode 75 – Toby Tarrant joins Johnny; from Oche to Jockey

This week – Britain’s got Tarrant. Toby sits in for Gav, but that doesn’t stop the general sporting nonsense. In the Kickabout firing line this week; Rio Ferdinand, boxing, masters football, Anne Robinson and energy drinks. Plus Toby exercises his interviewing talents on Rugby League’s Mick Wormley – you do not want to miss that. And there’s your #MexicanHandbags of course! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
23/09/1738m 38s

Episode 74 - Sneaky Organised Fans

Arsenal vs Cologne provided the Good, the Bad & the Ugly this week, after the Emirates came under siege. Plus the Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend plus your fantastic Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
15/09/1735m 53s

Episode 73 – Satan’s Tumble Drier

Back to business for The Kickabout this week as Johnny & Gav tried to shake off the effects of gantry-fication. There was a stunning Meat Locker, plus a look ahead to Test Cricket with Rodger and Clive. All that as well as the transfer window and Wayne Rooney getting the Kickabout treatment. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
09/09/1735m 30s

Episode 72 – Live from the #Game4Grenfell

A change to The Kickabout this week as Johnny & Gav were broadcasting live from QPR’s Loftus Road ahead of a charity match held to raise funds for the victims of the Grenfell Tower disaster. Which, as you’d expect, meant heartfelt words and goosebump moments – but what you might not expect would be stories of streakers, sprinklers, and some Kickabout prophecy. The boys were joined by guests too – Radio X’s very own Peter Crouch, former goalkeeper David James, actor Damien Lewis, and ex-referee Mark Halsey. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk To find out more about the event, search for #Game4Grenfell
03/09/1738m 51s

Episode 71 – Steel Ronaldo

Johnny & Gav returned this week, and got straight back to business. On the show this week, Ronaldo’s interest in metalwork, Conor McGregor’s funding issues and Tottenham’s stay at Wembley are all examined. All the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
27/08/1733m 24s

Episode 70 – Elis James & Gordon Smart sit in…for 50 billion pounds

No Johnny & Gav this week but off the bench were stand-up comedian Elis James and Evening Show presenter Gordon Smart. The boys took on the Good, the Bad and the Ugly of the sporting week, engaged in a Wales vs Scotland clash, and chatted to Big John Hartson – what a hero. If you enjoyed the show, you can get Gordon’s podcast – The Radio X Evening Show with Gordon Smart – which sees him chatting to big guests like Kings Of Leon, The Killers, Biffy Clyro and Sir Patrick Stewart. Or tune in every weeknight from 7pm to 10pm on Radio X. Elis co-hosts the hilarious Elis James & John Robins Show, on air every Saturday afternoon from 1pm to 4pm – or grab the Elis James & John Robins on Radio X podcast. Johnny & Gav are back next week. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
19/08/1728m 21s

Episode 69 – Headis, That John Terry and Red Sauce

The Premier League is back, which is lucky for The Kickabout – there would be too much waffle otherwise right? Ahem. 3rd Kits get the Johnny & Gav treatment this week, plus there’s a visit to the Strip Advisor, this week with a space theme. All the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/08/1737m 42s

Episode 68 – More Peter Crouch, Madmen and Longines

Peter Crouch popped in to join Johnny & Gav again this week, plus the boys gave their take on the Neymar deal and footballer’s washbags. All the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
04/08/1737m 0s

Episode 67 – Women & Children First, plus Peter Crouch!

Johnny & Gav were back this week, and took on sharks, horses and a guest – the one and only Peter Crouch! All the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
28/07/1736m 56s

Episode 66 – A Dog Called Bruno Cheyrou

Toby Tarrant sat in for Johnny and Gav again this week, and gave us a great story about a cat called Jari Litmanen. There’s also more of Jose Mourinho turning into Alan Partridge, and the mental image of Gary Cahill in leather chaps. There are the usual bits too - Back In Black and more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
21/07/1722m 49s

Episode 65 – Learning Mandarin

Johnny gets a Mandarin lesson this week, as well as slamming the Wimbledon Grand Slam. Gav’s got an auto-based question, and remembers something about Wayne Rooney. Plus some of Liam Gallagher’s finest sporting moments. There’s the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
14/07/1737m 49s

Episode 64 – Party Time

Let’s get sexy with Jurgen Klopp this week, or maybe just enjoy a drink or 12 with Mike Ashley. Gav gets technical with South African accents and Johnny campaigns for darts in the office. Powerful stuff. There’s the usual bits too - Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
07/07/1743m 8s

Episode 63 – Proper Honest Villains

Gav takes on corruption at FIFA this week (again), and Johnny is flabbergasted at his predictive powers. The boys also take a look at more crap merchandise in the welcome return of Strip Advisor. Plus the usual stuff – Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
01/07/1740m 40s

Episode 62 – The Bad Boy Of Bowls

Press gangs, dress codes, forgotten teams and tax avoidance – all covered on this week’s Kickabout. Plus the usual stuff – Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
27/06/1735m 19s

Episode 61 – Military Baptisms, Rodgering and more Glenn

Johnny and Gav were back this week, and had all the usual nonsense, including a look at England’s exploits and some sharp tactics in Argentina. Plus the usual stuff – Back In Black, more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk - What’s On, and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
16/06/1741m 7s

Episode 60 – Toby Tarrant sits in, plus terrible commentary

Toby covered for Johnny & Gav today, and took a look some moment of when commentary goes bad… There was also a Harry Redknapp update and some advice for the FA. Plus the usual stuff – Back In Black and more of your great Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
09/06/1722m 43s

Episode 59 – Fighting or Fighting?

Some in-depth analysis of the Champions League final and the Lions tour this week – which really means chatting about a night out in Cardiff, fat rugby players, and Harold Wilson. All the usual stuff too including What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
02/06/1740m 58s

Episode 58 – Yellows for the Reds

Johnny and Gav were joined by BAFTA-winning director Daniel Gordon this week to discuss his film Best: All By Himself – out on DVD from 30th May – plus they chatted Eddie Jones, China and, of course, Big Sam. All the usual stuff too including What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
26/05/1738m 49s

Episode 57 – Football Phone-In Disgrace

Johnny & Gav take on the futility of football phone-ins this week, plus the beauty of dead rubber matches and the difference between football, union and leeeaaaaaague. And the boys finally give some credit to Spurs. All this alongside the usual stuff including What’s On This Weekend, a trip to the Mampsite, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
19/05/1741m 35s

Episode 56 – Finding Big Sam

Johnny & Gav revolutionise television twice in this week’s episode! Plus another meat swap, and a new Hall of Famer in Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
13/05/1734m 37s

Episode 55 - Dog Racing and Other Punishments

Johnny & Gav were back to the usual business this week – discussing dog racing, Neville Southall and CCTV. The usual stuff. Plus there’s all the regulars - What’s On This Weekend, another Meat Swap in The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
05/05/1743m 5s

Episode 54 – Kyle Brady, Gold Buttons and the Meat Swap

Former NFL star Kyle Brady was on the show this week to fill us in about the Draft, plus Johnny & Gav took on the FA Cup and urine-tegrity. Plus the usual stuff including What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
29/04/1738m 26s

Episode 53 – Distracted By Owls

It’s a first in the Good, Bad & Ugly this week, plus Johnny and Gav take on Ghetto Vettel, North Korean intelligence and Chris Sutton’s no nonsense approach to…everything. All the usual stuff too including What’s On This Weekend with a touch of Francais, Back In Black, The Meat Locker and your Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
21/04/1741m 47s

Episode 52 – Third Choice Goalkeepers and Conor McGregor’s Negotiations

No Johnny this week but Toby Tarrant was in off the subs bench, aided by one-club man and Kickabout veteran Gav. There was all the usual stuff though – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of the sporting week, including jellyfish stings and 8-year-old homeowners, plus Back In Black and your Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
14/04/1737m 59s

Episode 51 – Boozy, Monster Trucks and Trump Tower

Plenty to get your ears around this week including; soccer advertising, second hand abattoir equipment, Grand National odds and much more. Along with that all the usual stuff – the Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
07/04/1740m 5s

Episode 50 – The Meat Locker returns, San Diego Whalers and the Atlas Steps

Mick and Grouty are back this week with a classic Meat Locker, plus Johnny & Gav take on Jamie Vardy, Madeira Airport and a case of Polish gender-identity/alcohol abuse. Along with that all the usual stuff – the Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
31/03/1741m 40s

Episode 49 – Harlem Globetrotting, Predictable Glenn and My Girlfriend

Hear two of the worst cases of landing yourself in it this week – when in hole – plus Johnny and Gav’s take on libel, Jamaican bass systems and half-time team talks. And there’s another trip to the Mampsite with more extracts from Jackie Charlton’s bible of Mamp. Along with that all the usual stuff – the Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
25/03/1739m 14s

Episode 48 – Mike Dean’s Nickname, Kasabian and David Boone

Another trip to the Mampsite this week, an analysis of Mike Dean, and some very famous Leicester City fans – plus interviewing techniques and a build-up to Super Saturday…sort of. Along with that all the usual stuff – the Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
19/03/1738m 36s

Episode 47 – Man Up, The Halfway Line and Revobluetion

Johnny argues for the Revobluetion this week, and the boys discuss ESPN documentaries and bent Barcelona. There’s also the return of The Meat Locker, and general whinging. All this plus the usual Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, another trip to the Mampsite with Jackie Charlton, and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/03/1739m 37s

Episode 46 – Born A Cheat, Sacking Steve and Referee Peter Ustinov

Steve McClaren and Arsene Wenger get the reensackment treatment this week, and Johnny and Gav talk Agent Provocateur, David Haye and triathlons. Plus the ultimate mamp is examined in the Mampsite, and we learn how hot Johnny’s dad likes his front room. All this plus the usual Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
05/03/1730m 49s

Episode 45 – Gareth Bale, Chris Cowdrey and Sexy Wenger

Two fantastic guests on The Kickabout this week – Welsh talisman Gareth Bale and England legend (Producer Vin’s words) Chris Cowdrey both made time for a chat with Johnny and Gav. There was the usual nonsense too, don’t worry – including a brilliant game of Which Manager Would You Like To Sack? All this plus the usual Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
25/02/1740m 10s

Episode 44 – Webbo and Horse, ArenaCross and Farewell Clattenburg

Johnny and Gav enjoy a European thrashing this week (not an innuendo), before Gav doesn’t enjoy a European thrashing. They also bid farewell to Mark Clattenburg, and make another trip to the Mampsite. Plus they’re joined by Rodgerp Burdlington and MClive Buchanananan as well as two new members of the team… All this plus the usual Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
19/02/1740m 55s

Episode 43 – James Brown, Ted Fox and Looking at Groins

Johnny and Gav are reunited with James Brown this week, and Mick and Grouty are reunited with Ted Fox – what a coincidence! The boys discuss a new grime craze, the government, and Welsh hills. All this plus the usual Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, The Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
12/02/1743m 6s

Episode 42 – Got Tae Go When Ye Got Tae Go and the return of Michael Bennett

On this Superbowl LI weekend Johnny and Gav were reunited with Jacksonville Jaguar Michael Bennett – the former Ohio State player gave ‘Bama fan Johnny some stick but, luckily, they got past that. The boys also discussed the best motto in football, revisisted Steve Bruce’s kebab-assisted stake-out, and paid tribute to Frank Lampard Jnr. All this plus the usual Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, The Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
05/02/1742m 57s

Episode 41 – Persuading Millwall Fans, Salmon Fishing Season, and a Steve Bruce Stake-Out

Johnny’s got a rant to deliver on the Usain Bolt news this week, whilst Gav revealed Steve Bruce’s dietary requirements. The boys also take on Glenn Hoddle’s wardrobe, and how to debate with Millwall fans. All this plus the usual Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, The Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
28/01/1743m 23s

Episode 40 – Gentlemen Strikers, A Cheese Room and The First Golfer

Johnny and Gav talk demoting Mike Dean, Spurs’ new stadium and Jurgen Klopp’s hot beverages this week, plus the usual Good, Bad and Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, The Meat Locker, What’s On This Weekend and your exceptional Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
21/01/1744m 36s

Episode 39 – Johnny’s Back!

How does Gav dress to broadcast? How many Ds are in Clive’s surname? How do you pronounce “prawns” if you’re from Surrey? How many refs do they have in American Football? How do you get someone out of a carcass? All this revealed in this week’s podcast – enjoy! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
14/01/1742m 40s

Episode 38 – THIS JUST IN, Kowtowing and the Drip Doctors…

Hayley McQueen was back in again this week, and she gave us the inside scoop on that magnificent seasonal tradition – Transfer Deadline Day. There’s also an incredible story from Samir Nasri’s twitter account, plus some gift-giving – American style. All this alongside the usual stuff – Back In Black, and The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of the sporting week. Johnny’s back next week - you can hear him live on The Kickabout on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
07/01/1730m 1s

Episode 37 – Hayley McQueen, The Boss and Nauseous Claustrophobia

No Johnny this week but Gav was joined by football expert and Sky Sports News presenter – which means she knows Jim White – Hayley McQueen! Hayley’s knowledge of sport meant the show threatened to contain actual punditry, but luckily the two were distracted by stolen toilet paper, Fergie and a caricaturist. There was the usual stuff too – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, Around Your Ground and Strip Advisor. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
01/01/1730m 32s

Episode 36 – No Look Yellow, Wasps, Tigers and Andean Takanakuy

How are you going to keep yourself entertained over Christmas? Well, after listening to The Kickabout, take Clive and Rodger’s advice on what to tune in to this weekend. Or why not visit a pub, just like on a Monday morning? Or take part in some Takanakuy – none of us are sure how to pronounce it. All this in this week’s podcast, plus your excellent Mexican Handbags, Back In Black and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
24/12/1639m 41s

Episode 35 – Phil Neville’s Eyebrows, Finding The Goal, and Pigs in Blankets

The boys pundit the pundits this week, take on Nottingham Greyhound Races, and discuss the best way to leave a football pitch. All this plus your excellent Mexican Handbags, What’s On This Weekend and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
17/12/1640m 38s

Episode 34 – Kevin “Jacko” Pietersen, the Queen’s Swelling and Two Men Counting

This week: Johnny does some maths, there’s a mamp retraction, Gav reveals who the butcher of Scotland is, and – listen out! Is that Noel Gallagher? All this plus your excellent Mexican Handbags, What’s On This Weekend and The Meat Locker with some turkey exclusives. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
10/12/1639m 36s

Episode 33 – The Big Build Up, Wormley Jr and The Voice Of Mamp

Johnny got to grips with disappointment this week, whilst Gav got to grips with a league match from 1965. There’s also news of tennis at the Royal Albert Hall, an in-depth explanation of Rugby League, and plenty of acronyms. All this plus some more Mamping, Back In Black, and your excellent Mexican Handbags – keep them coming in. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
03/12/1641m 59s

Episode 32 – Lake Ness, Lycra Tainted and Plunger

On this week’s show: bowls (both lawn and indoor), Andy Murray, Formula 1, Brendan Rodgers, sideburns, ventilation. chisels and much much more. All this plus the usual stuff - The Meat Locker, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, and of course you’re Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
26/11/1637m 28s

Episode 31 – The Liverpool Clock, Abbot Southgate and Money in Sport

Strip Advisor hits a tacky new low this week, plus Johnny & Gav get to grips with the money seeping into sport, announce the FA’s new monastic system, advise athletes on eating and take a trip to the Mampsite. All this plus the usual stuff - The Meat Locker, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, and of course you’re Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
19/11/1645m 40s

Episode 30 – The Old Mexican Grand Prix, Mental Surgery and Kilts & Crocs

Want to hear two men talking over each other? Then this is the podcast for you. Johnny & Gav tackle the real Scottish question, discuss the true ugliness of cricket and discover yet another mamp candidate. All this plus the usual stuff - The Meat Locker, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, and of course you’re Mexican Handbags – and this week the boys reveal your suggestions for The Old Mexican Grand Prix, and there’s a return for the Strip Advisor. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
12/11/1644m 3s

Episode 29 – Smelly Messi, Rob Shed and Pulling Pig Toes

Johnny and Gav cast the net around a pair of Rugby Union siblings, a wrestling showcase in Leeds and the use of bidets this week, plus all the usual stuff – The Meat Locker, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, and of course you’re Mexican Handbags. Those Handbags have been great recently – keep them coming in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
05/11/1641m 40s

Episode 28 – Twerking, Coaxing and Was This Cricket?

This week on The Kickabout – Johnny talks Mourinho (again) and Gav talks Wenger (again), plus the boys take a look at the cushiest job in sport – cricket’s match referee. And there’s all the usual stuff too – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags – get yours in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
28/10/1641m 47s

Episode 27 – Pigs Stop Play, Twickers and Fat Goalies

More Kabaddi news this week, plus Inter Milan’s Ultras flex their muscles, and Johnny and Gav analyse Rowan Atkinson. And there’s all the usual stuff too – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags – get yours in to kickabout@radiox.co.uk You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
21/10/1639m 37s

Episode 26 – The Anti-Defamation League, Improving Taekwondo and the FA

Hear Gav slip out of character and Johnny do an impression of a man doing an impression of another man on this week’s podcast, plus the boys discuss the Rio Legacy, Nicky Kyrgios and how betting companies work. All this plus What’s On This Weekend, Back In Black, The Meat Locker and of course The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
14/10/1644m 14s

Episode 25 – On Being Mamp

Plenty for Johnny & Gav to get their teeth into this week, including golf hooligans, hair transplants, meat-cancelling headphones and grinding – but most importantly of all is your introduction to Mampness. All this plus the usual Meat Locker, Back In Black, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, What’s On This Weekend, and of course Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
07/10/1639m 29s

Episode 24 – Tony Boselli, Let’s Be Avenue and Disc Jockey Vernon Kay

On this week’s podcast the boys chatted to Jacksonville Jaguars legend Tony Boselli, reacted to Big Sam’s exit from England, and Gav took a hard line on Emile Mpenza. All this plus the usual Meat Locker, Back In Black, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, What’s On This Weekend, and of course Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
30/09/1640m 28s

Episode 23 – Dreads, Neymar’s Singing and Playing About on Football Manager

If you were wondering to yourself just what Gav’s living situation was, then this is the podcast for you. Aside from all that though, Johnny and Gav discussed Alan Hansen, the impact of Brexit on the Ryder Cup, and cardigans this week. As ever there’s Back In Black, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, What’s On This Weekend, the Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
23/09/1642m 56s

Episode 22 – Graeme Swann, A Wealthy Fresher’s Week and The Ding

Johnny and Gav were joined by ex-England spinner and Ashes winning hero Graeme Swann this week, mainly to talk football and The Clash. There was also another entry from Shane Warne into the Strip Advisor, and news of Schteve McClaren. All this plus Back In Black, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, What’s On This Weekend, the Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
16/09/1647m 31s

Episode 21 – The Chicken or the Egg?

The welcome return of our Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen this week, plus the answer to the age old chicken or egg question, and an examination of the Canadian Soccer League. All this plus What’s On This Weekend, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, and of course Mexican Handbags – keep yours coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
09/09/1639m 2s

Episode 20 – Skipton Blokes Take Sausages Extremely Seriously

A basic ethical meat processing lesson this week, plus another Mourinho breakdown and the best/worst goodbye to a player you’re likely to hear. As well as all this Johnny & Gav take a slightly different look at Transfer Deadline Day, plus Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend and of course your Mexican Handbags - keep them coming in! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
02/09/1643m 32s

Episode 19 – The State of English Goalkeeping, The Mongolian Guy and Kabaddi

Tales of Blue Velvet, the Olympic Walking Race and a new proposal for Man City this week, plus Kabaddi News. Once again the boys took us through The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, plus Gav looked at the world of refereeing in Back In Black and your Mexican Handbags rounded off the show. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
27/08/1647m 11s

Episode 18 – Freddie Flintoff: French Judo Expert

Freddie was back again this week sitting in for Johnny, and revealed how not to spend an evening in Zimbabwe or where to go to the toilet on a plane. As ever there was The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week, plus Gav took us through a harrowing Back In Black and Freddie chose another Fred Banger. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
18/08/1637m 41s

Episode 17 – Golfing Predators, Welsh Match Fixing and The Old Kenyan Swap

More Olympic news this week (that’s the Rio Olympics, not more correspondence from Olympia), a tale of (alleged) match fixing in Wales and an example of how not to treat your fans. Plus Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/08/1640m 38s

Episode 16 – Olympia, A Favela Guesthouse and Hairloss

Johnny was back this week, fresh from holiday in Olympia – and by chance the Rio Olympics kicked off this week too. There were tales of Mourinho and the authorities, Jessica Ennis-Hill and Nigerian air travel, plus Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
06/08/1646m 25s

Episode 15 – Freddie’s Back! Cricketing Kerfuffles and The Shane Warne Bong

It went alright last week, so Freddie Flintoff was back in for Johnny again, and so was that Strip Advisor classic the Shane Warne bong. There’s the usual stuff – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black and Take A Chants – plus another Motivational Speech and tales of breathlyzers and WWE! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
29/07/1634m 1s

Episode 14 – Freddie Flintoff sits in for Johnny!

Johnny’s off on holiday this week so Gav was joined by ex-England and pedalo captain and all-round gent Freddie Flintoff! The boys talk football supporters, Benjamin Button, vasectomies and of course cricket – plus Freddie reveals why he never wanted to dive for a catch at Old Trafford (the reason is disgusting) and how a run-in with the law nearly stopped him batting! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
22/07/1637m 49s

Episode 13 – Putting A Shift In, The Best Day Of Your Life, and Pronouncing Pakistan…

If you want to know how to pronounce Pakistan just like Imran Khan does then this is the podcast for you – plus Johnny & Gav are talking golf in the Olympics, commentary clichés and of course Sam Allardyce. All this plus Mexican Handbags, Back In Black, What’s On This Weekend, Strip Advisor and The Meat Locker. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
15/07/1644m 58s

Episode 12 – Advice for Inverdale, English Lions and a Corruption Montage…

Johnny’s been watching month-old Manx TT racing this week, whilst Gav’s got a new theory for the FA to implement. Plus the usual Good, Bad & Ugly of the sporting week, What’s On This Weekend, The Meat Locker, Mexican Handbags, and the boys check out Goldie Lookin Chain’s excellent Welsh tribute song and how Partick Thistle have been advertising for their mascot. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
08/07/1655m 31s

Episode 11 – Power Vacuums, Nappies and Penalties vs Pens…

After a week in which we all decided we were Iceland and Wales fans anyway, Johnny and Gav were talking Marcus Willis, power vacuums and how the Tour de France could be improved. Plus the usual Good, Bad & Ugly of the sporting week, Back In Black, Meat Locker and Mexican Handbags – as well as more of your pre-game rituals and superstitions. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
01/07/1649m 35s

Episode 10 – Bad Cop Bad Cop, Glasto Sex Mud Fest and Breaking Wind…

It’s Croydon, not Leicester; revenge is a dish best served by Keano; July is a month away; all pieces of trivia you can learn from this week’s Kickabout. Johnny and Gav were back in London, and had the usual Good, Bad & Ugly of the sporting week, plus Take A Chants, Back In Black, The Meat Locker and of course Mexican Handbags. Enjoy! You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
27/06/1630m 28s

Episode 9 – Ruthless Roy, The Stone Roses and Tennis Advice…

Johnny and Gav have got news of another UEFA gaffe this week – this one’s a little risqué. Plus, Mexican Handbags, The Meat Locker, impressions of both Roy Hodgson and Roy Keane, and of course The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the (sporting) week. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
17/06/1641m 38s

Episode 8 – Superstitions, The Euros and How To Get Into The Russian National Squad…

Johnny and Gav chatted Euros, pre-match rituals and their impact, and changes to the Russian roster this week. Plus Take A Chants and, as ever, Mexican Handbags, The Meat Locker and of course The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
11/06/1641m 13s

Episode 7 – Henry Winter, Shark Attack and Alistair’s Shirts…

Johnny and Gav were joined by the chief football writer for The Times Henry Winter this week, lending some much needed gravitas to The Kickabout. The boys chat shark attacks, gorgeous football shirts and MMA refereeing, plus Mexican Handbags, The Meat Locker and of course The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
03/06/1647m 4s

Episode 6 – Translating Gordon Strachan, Teddy Bears and Joey Barton’s Age…

Johnny and Gav talk Scottish Cup Final, which managers would make good teddy bears and some terrible chants from New York City FC. All this plus Back In Black, Mexican Handbags, Strip Advisor and of course The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
27/05/1646m 6s

Episode 5 – Anti-Fascist Football, $3000 Haircuts and A Foon…

Johnny and Gav talk sporks, Floyd Mayweather’s haircuts and Clapton FC – an anti-fascist football club in East London. All this plus Back In Black, Mexican Handbags, Take A Chants, Strip Advisor and of course The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of the sporting week. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
20/05/1642m 18s

Episode 4 – The City Ground, The Toure Chant and The Old Leipzig Hamstring

Johnny and Gav talk hunting, new rules and match-fixing this week, and there’s also Back In Black, Take A Chants, Mexican Handbags, Around Your Ground, Strip Advisor and plenty of rugby league… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
13/05/1639m 31s

Episode 1 – Welcome To The Kickabout!

Johnny and Gav discuss the London Marathon, examine a piece of Shane Warne-based merchandise and take a trip around Selhurst Park in Around Your Ground. There’s also the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Strip Advisor, Back In Black and of course some Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
06/05/1635m 49s

Episode 2 – Michael Bennett, A Staring Mascot and Naughty Ball Boys

Johnny and Gav take on the Neapolitan mafia this week, talk to Jacksonville Jaguar Michael Bennett, and take a trip around EverBank Field in Around Your Ground. There’s also the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Strip Advisor, Back In Black and of course some Mexican Handbags. You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
06/05/1636m 9s

Episode 3 – Tony Bellew, a Harry Potter Chant and Rio Ferdinand’s Threat

Johnny and Gav talk funny football chants, give you some advice on which sport to attend this weekend, and chat to boxer and movie star Tony Bellew! There’s also Back In Black, Mexican Handbags, Around Your Ground and plenty of rugby league… You can hear The Kickabout live on Radio X from 11am every Saturday, and if you want to take the boys Around Your Ground or introduce them to your mates in the Sunday League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen then get in touch on kickabout@radiox.co.uk
06/05/1636m 55s
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