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The Dugout – Will Manchester United revive their season against Premier League leaders Chelsea and can West Ham shock Manchester City?

Niall McCaughan is joined by ex-Premier League players Trevor Steven and Dean Hammond to preview the weekend's games, including a huge clash at Stamford Bridge where table-topping Chelsea host Manchester United. United sacked Solskjaer and Ralf Rangnick will take interim charge. Can they revive their season with an unlikely win? Plus, can West Ham continue to crash the top 4 with a win at Man City? All of the other games previewed too on The Dugout.
26/11/2151m 58s

Man United set to hire Ralf Rangnick, Conte perplexed as Spurs shocked by minnows Mura and Mbappe to Newcastle?!

Manchester United look set to appoint German coach Ralf Rangnick as their interim boss. Who is the 63-year-old and what will he bring? (Part 2, 20:28) We dissect the performances of Premier League sides in Europe last night, including Conte's dismay at his Spurs side losing to unknown Slovenian team Mura. (Part 3, 45:13) The latest transfer gossip, including wild rumours of Mbappe joining Newcastle.
26/11/211h 3m

Pep beats Poch as all 4 Premier League teams through in the Champions League and should half time be 25 minutes long?

All 4 Premier League sides are through in the Champions League after wins for Liverpool and Manchester City last night. Could we see another English winner this season? Plus, we discuss tonight's Europa League games and whether the notion that half time could be extended by 10 minutes is a good idea or not...
25/11/2151m 15s

Carrick at the wheel as United grab Champions League last 16 spot, Chelsea thrash Juve and Man City v PSG/Liverpool v Porto previews

Feargal Brennan, Ian Brannan and Matt Pidd on midweek duty for a busy round of Champions League action for all four Premier League sides.Michael Carrick picked up a debut win as Manchester United caretaker boss as Cristiano Ronaldo and Jadon Sancho sealed their place in Champions League last 16 with a 2-0 win at Villarreal.Chelsea cruised past Juventus at Stamford Bridge, with their knockout place already in the bag, PLUS previews for tonight's action as Manchester City face an Etihad showdown against PSG and already qualified Liverpool host Porto.
24/11/2135m 16s

Pochettino in pole position for Manchester United job, Carrick in temporary charge tonight, Southgate signs new England deal

Manchester United are looking for Solskjaer's successor - is ex-Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino that man? He has emerged as a strong contender for the Old Trafford hot seat. (Part 2, 21:28) United travel to Villarreal tonight in the Champions League with Michael Carrick in temporary charge. Meanwhile Chelsea face Juventus. (Part 3, 36:19) Gareth Southgate has extended his England deal. Is he too harshly criticised despite his good job with the Three Lions so far?
23/11/2149m 37s

Solskjaer sacked at Manchester United, Mason Mount linked with shock Chelsea exit and Premier League heroes and villains

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was sacked as Man Utd manager over the weekend. Was it the right call and who is the best option to replace him? (Part 2, 24:09) The latest transfer rumours from the Premier League, including a shock link to a Chelsea departure for Mason Mount. (Part 3, 41:47) We select our ‘heroes and villains’ from the weekend’s games, with mentions for Ranieri, Smith, Sterling and… Steele?!
22/11/2158m 3s

Ole is OUT at Manchester United, Liverpool hammer Arsenal and Steven Gerrard kicks off with Aston Villa win

Feargal Brennan, Jay Motty and Sam Lee look back at HUGE weekend of Premier League action and major talking points on the managerial merry go round.Manchester United have parted company with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer following their 4-1 defeat at Watford with Michael Carrick taking over as interim boss in a dramatic 24 hours at Old Trafford.Liverpool deepened Arsenal's Anfield misery with a 4-0 hammering on Merseyside, Chelsea cruised past Leicester City and there were winning starts for Steven Gerrard and Dean Smith at Aston Villa and Norwich City.Newcastle kicked off the Eddie Howe era with a 3-3 St. James' draw against Brentford and Antonio Conte picked up his first Premier League victory as Tottenham boss.
21/11/211h 3m

The Dugout - Gerrard, Howe and Smith take charge of first Premier League matches with new clubs and form sides Liverpool and Arsenal meet

Sport Social's Niall McCaughan and Marley Anderson are joined by former Southampton man Francis Benali to look ahead to the weekend's Premier League games. With Eddie Howe, Dean Smith and Steven Gerrard all taking on new roles, we ask how exactly will they fare - plus, who will emerge on top between two form teams in Liverpool and Arsenal? All of the weekend's games previewed on the Dugout, the show featuring former top flight professionals.
19/11/2158m 11s

Brendan Rodgers distances himself from Man Utd links, Lingard contract talks 'break down' and who will finish in the Premier League top 7?

Jim Salveson, Marley Anderson and Joel Tudor discuss recent links between Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers and Manchester United, something the ex-Liverpool coach has labelled "disrespectful". Also, contract talks between United and Jesse Lingard have broken down and we answer your questions on who we think will finish in the top 7 Premier League places this season.
19/11/2145m 25s

Conor Gallagher uncertain over Chelsea future despite brilliant Palace form and Dean Smith confident of Norwich survival

Niall McCaughan is joined by Marley Anderson and Callum Tyler to discuss the latest Premier League news. Crystal Palace's on-loan Chelsea midfielder Conor Gallagher is reportedly uncertain about his future at Stamford Bridge - should he stay at Selhurst Park or try to make it at Chelsea? Plus, Dean Smith is confident his new Norwich side can survive against the odds this season.
18/11/2143m 51s

How do the Premier League deal with mega rich owners, early Qatar 2022 World Cup picks and the latest transfer gossip

Jim Salveson, Marley Anderson and Ian Brannan are on today's episode of Football Social Daily discussing how the Premier League has dealt with the Newcastle takeover, which sides are early favourites for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar and the latest transfer rumours.
17/11/2148m 24s

England demolish San Marino, West Ham face Europa League fine, & US TV rights could raise $2billion for the Premier League

Ant McGinley, Joel Tudor and Marley Anderson reflect on a dominant night as England's Premier League stars secured their place at Qatar 2022 with a 10-0 thrashing of San Marino. We discuss the stand out performances and Joel pitches to play for the European minnows.Then we look at a story which seems to have caught West Ham by surprise, as their fans face a stadium ban on their trip to Austria in the Europa League. We discuss if these fines ever work, and what kind of thing can be done to eliminate unsavoury behaviour.And finally we try not to do too many Austin Powers impressions as we discuss the vast amount of money that the EPL could generate through its US TV rights sale, and what this means for football in North America and the 2026 World Cup.
16/11/2142m 37s

Norwich appoint Smith, Premier League dominate the Balon d'or Shortlist, and England take on the worst team in the world

Ant McGinley, Marley Anderson and Jim Salveson, look at the task facing Dean Smith as he is officially announced as the new Head Coach at Carrow Road, and out of the 4 teams near the bottom to change their manager already this season, ask who is best set to survive the drop.The shortlist for the Balon d'Or has been released with almost half of the names on it coming from the Premier League, we discuss who it might end up with, and how do you decide who is the best? Is it trophies? International acclaim? Or for how you behave?Finally, we get excited about San Marino and their Wikipedia page, as they currently rank bottom in the world according to FIFA. They host England tonight as Southgate aims to top the group with a very different look side.
15/11/2139m 7s

England edge towards World Cup spot as Kane runs riot, Norwich close in on Dean Smith, Alisson makes Quad call and Poch wants Prem return

Feargal Brennan is joined by Ant McGinley and Eisha Acton to review the latest picture within the final round of 2022 World Cup qualifiers this weekend.Gareth Southgate's England need just a point against San Marino in their final game to clinch a place in Qatar next year after Harry Maguire and Harry Kane hit the headlines in their 5-0 Wembley win over Albania.In Premier League news, Dean Smith looks set for a speedy Premier League return as Norwich City, as Alisson pushes for a Liverpool Quadruple in 2022 and Mauricio Pochettino hints at a comeback to English football.
14/11/2145m 17s

The Dugout - What happens to player confidence when your manager is sacked? Plus we review the season so far

Ant McGinley is joined by Southampton stalwart Franny Benali and Man City legend Paul Dickov, as they review the season so far, picking out the players and managers who have impressed, and giving a gentle nudge to those from whom they expected more. Plus, in light of recent events we get an amazing insight into what it's like for the players when the management changes. Sometimes you end up with divisions in the dressing room. And, as Paul reveals in an amazing story, sometimes you'd be surprised how many dressing rooms you actually need. All in this week's edition of The Dugout.
12/11/2145m 44s

Lampard favourite for Norwich job, Harry Kane talks about his transfer woes, and Premier League clubs vote against more frequent World Cup

Ant McGinley, Ian Brannan and Joel Tudor on duty as news breaks during the recording.After Stevie G was announced as Villa boss, Frank Lampard emerges as the favourite to take over at Carrow Road, but is the job of keeping the Canaries up a mission impossible for whoever goes in.As England prepare for their final World Cup qualifiers, Southgate has a midfield headache, and Harry Kane has been talking about his agent and brother.Finally the Premier League may have voted against charity Christmas shirts to raise money for the homeless, but they also voted against a more frequent World Cup
12/11/2150m 43s

Villa appoint Steven Gerrard, England get more sicknotes, and could Liverpool's sporting director be heading to Newcastle

Ant McGinley, Marley Anderson and Joel Tudor on duty as news breaks during the recording.Just as we started the show, news broke that Steven Gerrard has swopped Ibrox for Villa Park in what could be a very wise career move.As Declan Rice pulls out due to illness, we ask if some England players are taking advantage of their strong position in the group to have a break. We discuss Newcastle as a possible destination for Sporting Director Michael Edwards, who will be leaving the non-playing staff at Liverpool at the end of the season.Finally, inspired by Dominic Calvert-Lewin, we discuss which fashions we'd like to see return to football, and get a rather disturbing answer from Marley.
11/11/2147m 14s

Premier League own goal over Boxing Day charity shirt swap, Neil Warnock mocks Sir Alex Ferguson and Paul Pogba ruled out until 2022

Feargal Brennan, Marley Anderson and Matt Pidd on duty as the Premier League takes its final international break of 2022.The Premier League have come in for criticism after rejecting proposals from leading clubs to wear their away kits on Boxing Day as part of a charitable donation to Shelter. Is the Premier League greed showing itself ugly self yet again?The guys also discuss Neil Warnock's comments which place Sir Alex Ferguson as the fourth best ever Premier League boss based on the impacts of Arsene Wenger, Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp on English football.Plus the latest on Paul Pogba's future at Old Trafford as the French international has been ruled out until 2022 through injury.
10/11/2145m 31s

Newcastle confirm Eddie Howe's arrival, Gerrard and Lampard linked with Premier League comebacks and Pep wants De Jong-Sterling swap

Feargal Brennan, Marley Anderson and Joel Tudor on duty as Newcastle confirm the arrival of Eddie Howe at St. James' Park until 2024, Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard linked with Aston Villa and Norwich City in a 2002 throwback.Plus the latest Premier League transfer gossip with Manchester City linked with a swap deal for Frenkie de Jong and Raheem Sterling and Newcastle eyeing Juventus star Aaron Ramsey.
09/11/2147m 24s

Double departures in the Premier League as Aston Villa sack Dean Smith and Norwich say Farke off

Dean Smith was dismissed by Aston Villa over the weekend much to the sadness of many a Villa fan. But was it the right call? Neil from Aston Villa podcast 'For The Love Of Paul McGrath' joins us to give a fans' perspective. (Part 2, 25:51) Norwich also sacked their boss, with Daniel Farke leaving Carrow Road. Was it strange timing after the Canaries victory at the weekend? (Part 3, 40:16) We discuss our heroes and villains from the weekend, with mentions for Roy Keane, Jurgen Klopp Jonjo Shelvey and David Moyes.
08/11/2157m 8s

Man City claim derby bragging rights with Old Trafford win, West Ham end Liverpool's unbeaten run as Antonio Conte returns to the Premier Le

Feargal Brennan, Jay Motty and Steven McInerney are on duty to review a dramatic weekend of Premier League action centred on the Manchester derby at Old Trafford.Pep Guardiola ended Ole Gunnar Solskjaer strong record against Manchester City with a dominant 2-0 win at Old Trafford as title rivals Liverpool saw their unbeaten start to 2021/22 ended by a 3-2 defeat at West Ham.Antonio Conte made his Premier League comeback as Tottenham boss as Spurs drew 0-0 at Everton with league leaders Chelsea held by Burnley.Mikel Arteta celebrated his 100th game in charge of Arsenal with a win over Watford, but despite Norwich City clinching their first Premier League win of the season, Daniel Farke has been sacked by the Canaries, with Dean Smith dismissed by struggling Aston Villa.
07/11/211h 3m

The Dugout – United v City in an unpredictable Manchester derby, can Spurs win first league game under Conte and West Ham meet Liverpool

Niall McCaughan is joined by ex-West Ham and Wolves player Matt Jarvis and former Everton and Burnley man Trevor Steven to preview the weekend's Premier League action. The Manchester derby is top billing, but is this one of the most unpredictable United v City clashes in recent memory? Plus, will Antonio Conte kick off Premier League life at Spurs with a win at Everton? All of the weekend's action previewed on this week's edition of The Dugout.
05/11/211h 0m

Conte kicks off Spurs reign with a win, can Aston Villa stop struggles against Southampton tonight and Eddie Howe in line to be next Newcast

Spurs won in a crazy game last night as Conte took charge of his first Tottenham game, whilst Leicester and West Ham could only manage draws. (Part 2, 26:59) Southampton and Aston Villa clash in the Premier League tonight with both teams in need of points. (Part 3, 35:59) Eddie Howe is set to be unveiled as the new Newcastle United manager.
05/11/2148m 1s

Liverpool cruise through in Champions League, Guardiola grumpy despite Man City win and why are Newcastle taking so long to find a manager?

Liverpool and Manchester City both won in the Champions League last night, but Jurgen Klopp was by far the happier of the two managers as Pep Guardiola let loose in his post-match press conference! (Part 2, 26:21) Newcastle sacked Steve Bruce without having a replacement lined up. After Unai Emery ruled himself out yesterday, have the new owners made a hash of the managerial search? (Part 3, 42:04) West Ham and Tottenham are in European action tonight. David Moyes manages his 1000th game, whilst Antonio Conte could manage his 1st with Spurs.
04/11/2151m 58s

Ronaldo to the rescue as Man United draw at Atalanta, Chelsea cruise past Malmo plus Klopp v Simeone and Man City v Club Brugge previews

Feargal Brennan, Niall McCaughan and Ian Brannan on duty to review and preview another busy week for Premier League sides in the Champions League.Cristiano Ronaldo performed his usual rescue act as Manchester United geared up for this weekend's Manchester Derby with a late 2-2 draw at Atalanta with Chelsea winning 1-0 at Swedish side Malmo.It's Klopp v Simeone Round II tonight as Atletico Madrid head to Anfield with Pep Guardiola's Manchester City hosting Club Brugge.
03/11/2154m 9s

Tottenham appoint Antonio Conte, Everton lose third straight Premier League game and will Man Utd stick with a back 3?

Everton lost 2-1 to Wolves in the Premier League last night, their 3rd straight loss. How concerning are current affairs for Rafa Benitez? (Part 2, 14:15) After Nuno Espirito Santo's Spurs sacking, Tottenham have brought in former Chelsea coach Antonio Conte. Will the Italian make an immediate impact in North London? (Part 3, 34:49) Will Manchester United stick with a back 3 system in the Champions League tonight?
02/11/2149m 30s

Tottenham Hotspur sack Nuno Espirito Santo, can Everton bounce back at Wolves tonight and will Man City buy in January?

Tottenham have fired manager Nuno Espirito Santo after just 10 Premier League games. Is it the right call, and who next for Spurs? (Part 2, 15:26) Wolves and Everton play tonight. Can Benitez bounce back from a heavy defeat to Watford last week? (Part 3, 27:27) The latest top flight gossip, including Manchester City's striker conundrum.
01/11/2146m 33s

Ole fights back as Man United win at Spurs, Nuno under pressure, Man City lose to Palace and Arsenal power on at Leicester

Feargal Brennan, Sam Lee and Dave Scott get stuck into another bumper weekend of Premier League action with crucial results at both ends of the table.Manchester United Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was handed a timely boost as his old school strike force sealed a 3-0 win at Tottenham to dump the sack pressure on his opposite number Nuno Santo.Manchester City slipped up at home to Crystal Palace as Liverpool drew with Brighton at Anfield but on form Arsenal stretched their unbeaten run with a 2-0 win at Leicester City.Sean Dyche's Burnley picked up their first Premier League win of 2021/22 as league leaders Chelsea cruised past money bags Newcastle United and Norwich City lost AGAIN!!
31/10/2149m 36s

The Dugout – Will Manchester United bounce back against Spurs, can Brighton resist Liverpool and form sides Leicester and Arsenal do battle

Niall McCaughan is joined by former top flight players Dean Hammond and Trevor Steven to preview the weekend's Premier League action. Will Manchester United respond against Spurs after last week's humiliation by Liverpool? Will Solskjaer select the same side? Plus, Dean's former club Leicester clash with Arsenal and Trevor's old side Burnley have a good chance to pick up a first win of the season against Brentford.
29/10/2149m 16s

Could 5 subs rule return to the Premier League, West Ham eye new ownership and what next for Tottenham's Dele Alli?

The IFAB - Football's lawmakers - have recommended that 5 substitutions should be made a permanent fixture in the game. Currently, the Premier League only allows 3 subs per game. Would a change to 5 be welcome? (Part 2, 15:29) West Ham are on the verge of fresh investment. What does this mean for the Hammers going forward? (Part 3, 31:52) We discuss the latest transfer gossip, including speculation over the future of Spurs' Dele Alli.
29/10/2153m 17s

Will West Ham target Carabao Cup glory after knocking out holders Manchester City and Paul Pogba hits back at British press

West Ham ended Manchester City's 5-year unbeaten streak in the Carabao Cup last night, ending City's run of 4 successive trophies. Should the Hammers now target this competition this season? (Part 2, 21:43) Manchester United's Paul Pogba has hit back on social media after a recent media story.
28/10/2138m 21s

Arsenal and Chelsea cruise into the Carabao Cup quarters with eight more Premier League teams bidding to join them tonight

Feargal Brennan, Marley Anderson and Matt Pidd preview last night's Carabao Cup last 16 action and preview tonight's five knockout games, including three all Premier League ties.Arsenal kept up their positive recent run going with a 2-0 home win over Leeds United but a much changed Chelsea needed penalties to edge out Southampton at Stamford Bridge.In tonight's action, Mr 'Anti Cups' Sean Dyche plays host to Tottenham, Leicester head to Brighton and in form West Ham welcome holders Manchester City to the London Stadium in the all top-flight bouts.Brentford face a wet and windy Wednesday night at Stoke City and a Jurgen Klopp-less Liverpool go to Championship side Preston.
27/10/2154m 46s

Do Chelsea have the best midfield in the Premier League, why Mo Salah deserves 500k a week and could Conte join Man Utd?

Carabao Cup quarter-final ties take place this week, with Chelsea facing Southampton and Arsenal playing Leeds. N'Golo Kante could return for the Blues tonight - do Chelsea have the best midfield in the Premier League? (Part 2, 19:48) We discuss whether Liverpool should offer Mo Salah whatever wages he wants, plus passionate Manchester United fan Paul McGrath joins us to chat Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's future.
26/10/2142m 55s

Heroes and Villains from a wild Premier League weekend and when will Newcastle replace Steve Bruce?

We select our heroes and villains from a mad weekend in the Premier League. There were goals galore and plenty of dodgy defending on display with Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool, Newcastle and Aston Villa all in the conversation. Plus, we look at when Newcastle will decide to replace Steve Bruce with January's transfer window in mind.
25/10/2153m 10s

Liverpool hammer Manchester United 5-0 at Old Trafford, Manchester City cruise past Brighton and Chelsea smash SEVEN past Norwich

Feargal Brennan, Jay Motty and Jonathan Smith look back over an incredible weekend of Premier League action across the last 48 hours.Crisis hit Manchester United suffered their heaviest ever Old Trafford defeat to Liverpool as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side were battered 5-0 by Jurgen Klopp's rampant Reds. Manchester City kept up their winning run with a 4-1 victory at Brighton as Arsenal impressed in a 3-1 win at home to Aston Villa.Claudio Ranieri picked up his first win as Watford boss with a 5-2 thriller at Everton, Chelsea put SEVEN past rock bottom Norwich City and Leicester City edge out Brentford.
24/10/2153m 16s

The Dugout – Huge clash between Man Utd and Liverpool, Hammers host Spurs, and can Newcastle win after Bruce’s departure?

Former Derby defender Michael Johnson and Southampton legend Francis Benali join Niall McCaughan on this week’s The Dugout to look ahead to the weekend’s Premier League games. Manchester United face Liverpool in a huge game at Old Trafford, West Ham and Spurs clash in a London derby, and can Newcastle get a result against a bright Crystal Palace now Steve Bruce has left? Those games plus all of the others across the weekend previewed on The Dugout.
22/10/2149m 39s

Arsenal take on Aston Villa tonight, will people be 'fearing' West Ham and Erling Haaland is on the Premier League radar again

Arsenal and Aston Villa kick off the Premier League weekend tonight. (Part 2, 20:26) West Ham are a team to be feared says Jarrod Bowen. Is he right? Plus we discuss the issues at Spurs after their 1-0 Europa Conference League loss to Vitesse, as well as talking about Erling Haaland's latest Premier League links.
22/10/2140m 55s

Steve Bruce leaves Newcastle United, Ronaldo completes Man Utd comeback win, and devastating Daka does it for Leicester

Steve Bruce has left Newcastle United by mutual consent. Just days after completing his 1000th game as a manager, the club's new owners have acted to remove him from his post. Was Bruce's criticism fair and who replaces him at St James' Park? (Part 2, 23:25) We run the rule over Wednesday's European games for Premier League sides, including a big result for Solskjaer's Man Utd and Patson Daka firing four for Leicester.
21/10/2145m 20s

Liverpool edge out Atletico Madrid, Man City cruise past Club Bruges, Man United/Chelsea previews and Steve Bruce leaves Newcastle

Feargal Brennan is joined by Ian Brannan and Matt Pidd to discuss a massive 24 hours of Champions League action four the four Premier League sides involved.Liverpool reigned in Spain as Jurgen Klopp's side edged out a controversial 3-2 win at Atletico Madrid and Manchester City batter Club Bruges 5-1 in Belgium.The gang also preview tonight's Champions League ties as under pressure Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hosts Serie A giants Atalanta and Chelsea take on Swedish side Malmo FF.There is also reaction to Steve Bruce's departure from Newcastle United just 13 days after their Saudi Arabian backed buyout.
20/10/2147m 20s

Late Lacazette leveller earns Arsenal point against Palace and is Mo Salah the best in the world right now?

Patrick Vieira's Crystal Palace were pegged back late on by Arsenal's Alex Lacazette at the Emirates as with the sides drawing 2-2 in the Premier League. We discuss Palace's impressive midfield display with Gallagher again catching the eye. (Part 2, 16:40) Man City and Liverpool are both in Champions League action tonight - is the Reds' Mo Salah the best player on the planet right now?
19/10/2142m 16s

How much pressure is Solskjaer under at Man Utd, Arsenal and Palace clash tonight, England face Wembley UEFA ban

Manchester United's patchy form continued at the weekend as they were beaten 4-2 by Leicester City. United fan Haider Rubbani from 'The Masterclass' Manchester United tactical podcast joins us to share his thoughts on manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. (Part 2, 20:17) Vieira returns to Arsenal tonight as his Crystal Palace side face the Gunners, plus we look at reports England could be banned by UEFA from playing at Wembley.
18/10/2143m 19s

Man United slip up at Leicester, Five Star Liverpool win at Watford, Chelsea edge out Brentford and a new era begins at Newcastle

Feargal Brennan is joined by Pete Hall and Jack Gaughan to review the return to Premier League action this weekend following the international break.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer faces more pressure as Manchester United lost 4-2 away at Leicester City with rivals Liverpool smashing five past Claudio Ranieri's Watford and Manchester City and Chelsea also winning.Southampton picked up their first Premier League win of 2021/22 at home to Leeds, as Wolves launched an incredible comeback to clinch the Black Country derby at Aston Villa and Newcastle's new era kicked off with defeat to Tottenham.
17/10/2143m 37s

The Dugout - Bruce to manage 1000th game as Newcastle play Spurs, Watford ring in the Ranieri era and fortress Goodison Park

This is The Dugout, a new show for the season from Football Social Daily featuring former Premier League players. Niall McCaughan is joined by ex-Man City striker Paul Dickov and former Everton man Trevor Steven to preview the weekend's top flight action. Steve Bruce manages his 100th game as Newcastle usher in new owners, Ranieri starts life at Watford against Liverpool, and with Everton unbeaten at home, we ask what makes Goodison Park such a good ground?
15/10/2158m 30s

Is Hasenhuttl on brink of Southampton exit, could Sterling leave Man City and transfer links for Leeds' Raphinha

Ralph Hasenhuttl could be close to losing his job at Southampton according to a recent report. Saints are struggling, but is it a surprise? (Part 2, 13:27) Raheem Sterling has hinted he may be open to a new challenge abroad, away from the Premier League. (Part 3, 26:25) Liverpool allegedly were interested in Leeds' Raphinha this summer.
15/10/2140m 12s

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers not keen on Newcastle role but may be eyeing up Man City job post-Pep, plus more international break madness

Brendan Rodgers has been linked with the Newcastle United job - but the Leicester manager says he is happy with the Foxes. Although, it's been suggested the Northern Irishman may be keen on the Man City job when Pep calls time on his stay at the Etihad... (Part 2, 18:34) New Watford manager Claudio Ranieri has suggested he feels he can surpass Roy Hodgson as the oldest Premier League manager. We look at some of the league's elder statesmen, as well as the news that 3 top-flight rivals are clubbing together to solve an irritating issue this international break.
14/10/2136m 50s

England frustrated in Hungary draw, Manchester United injury headache and what next for Steve Bruce at Newcastle?

Feargal Brennan, Jim Salveson and Ian Brannan on duty to look back at the latest round of 2022 World Cup qualifiers and Premier League news.Gareth Southgate's much changed England side were held to a 1-1 draw on a controversial night at Wembley with Scotland clinching a key win away in the Faroe Islands.Back in the Premier League, Manchester United have been dealt a double injury blow by Raphael Varane and Harry Maguire, and the gang look at what is next for Steve Bruce at St. James' Park and Premier League opposition to the PIF takeover at Newcastle.
13/10/2150m 44s

Which striker is England’s best Harry Kane alternative and could Eden Hazard be in line for shock Chelsea return?

England play Hungary at Wembley tonight with Gareth Southgate expected to make changes. We ask who is the best alternative to Harry Kane for the Three Lions - Abraham? Calvert-Lewin? Ings? Plus, we look at the latest Premier League transfer gossip involving a potential Chelsea return for Eden Hazard as well as news on Bernardo Silva and Alex Lacazette.
12/10/2153m 40s

Who will be the inevitable Steve Bruce replacement at Newcastle and why Premier League 'B Teams' is a bad idea

We discuss the imminent dismissal of Newcastle boss Steve Bruce and some possible replacements, as well as answering your questions on the likes of Premier League 'B Teams', Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's future and more.
11/10/2155m 15s

Grealish stars as England cruise past Andorra, Newcastle to splash the cash in January and Pogba's contract latest at Manchester United

Feargal Brennan, Rob Blanchette and Jay Motty on duty to review the weekend World Cup qualifier action this weekend as England hit five past Andorra, plus big wins for Scotland and the Republic of Ireland, and UEFA Nations League final preview.Plus what next for Newcastle and what moves they could make in the January window? And key contract talks at Manchester United with Harry Maguire and Paul Pogba.
10/10/2142m 35s

The Dugout – Can players sense a managerial change, jubilation in Newcastle and England face Andorra

Niall McCaughan is joined by ex-West Ham winger Matt Jarvis and Broadcaster come Newcastle United fan Eisha Acton for this week's episode of The Dugout from Football Social Daily. Matt discusses what the mood will be like at Watford and Newcastle from a players perspective after changes of management and ownership respectively this week, whilst Eisha gives an insight into how Toon fans are feeling right now. Plus we discuss England's upcoming trip to Andorra.
08/10/2150m 48s

Mid-term Premier League review - which managers, players and teams are doing well and who needs improvement?

The lads discuss their picks for some of the most and least impressive performers in the Premier League season so far as we reach the quarter-way stage. Names on the agenda include Steve Bruce, Mikel Arteta, Harry Kane, Thomas Frank, Graham Potter and more.
08/10/2139m 29s

Newcastle United close to Mike Ashley exit amidst Saudi-backed takeover and why aren’t more players getting vaccinated?

Mike Ashley's 14-year tenure as Newcastle owner looks set to be over after a Saudi Arabian-backed consortium has been given the green light to take over the club. The Premier League have given the deal the thumbs up - we discuss all of the key components. Plus, with Covid-19 not going anywhere anytime soon, we ask why aren't more Premier League players getting vaccinated?
07/10/2146m 47s

Fergie wades on the Cristiano resting debate, Santo's Spurs sacking clause and Covid-19 quarantine plans hit Liverpool

Feargal Brennan, Ian Brannan and Marley Anderson on duty to discuss Wednesday's Premier League talking points during the international break.Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has received some firm advice from Sir Alex Ferguson over playing Cristiano Ronaldo in every game this season. Nuno Santo could be sacked by Spurs, with no compensation, is he fails to secure a Top Six spot in 2022 as Newcastle fans call for Steve Bruce to go.Plus the latest Premier League plan for 'bespoke arrangements' covering players returning to the UK from international duty in red list countries.
06/10/2140m 35s

Watford appoint Ranieri, Abraham back in the England squad and could Sterling sign for Barcelona?

Ex-Chelsea, Fulham and Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri has joined Watford as their new Head Coach on a 2-year deal. Will it work out for the Italian? (Part 2, 14:33) Speaking of Italy, Roma striker Tammy Abraham has been recalled to the England squad after a good Serie A start. (Part 3, 30:02) Papers in Spain have linked Manchester City's Raheem Sterling with a move to Barcelona.
05/10/2146m 50s

Watford sack Xisco, Super Salah and our heroes and villains from the Premier League weekend

Watford sacked manager Xisco Munoz over the weekend despite a reasonable start to the Premier League season. Is Watford's model working? Plus, we discuss our heroes and villains from the weekend's action, including dodgy decisions and an inspired showing from Mo Salah.
04/10/2146m 32s

Pep v Klopp ends in Anfield draw, Ronaldo-less Man United draw with Everton, Chelsea edge out Southampton and Watford sack Xisco

Feargal Brennan, Jay Motty and Ant McGinley look back at a MASSIVE weekend of Premier League action.Pep Guardiola v Jurgen Klopp ended in an Anfield draw as Manchester City fought back twice to secure a 2-2 draw on Merseyside as a Cristiano Ronaldo-less Manchester United were held by Everton at Old Trafford.Chelsea and Tottenham both enjoyed a timely return to winning ways against Southampton and Aston Villa.Leeds United picked up their first Premier League win of the season, as Watford sack Xisco Munoz, and Norwich City grab a first point of 2021/22 at Burnley.
03/10/2158m 51s

The Dugout - Liverpool and Man City continue recent rivalry, can Man Utd bounce back and what's it like facing a former club?

Niall McCaughan is joined on this week's The Dugout by ex-England and Everton man Trevor Steven and former Brighton, Southampton and Leicester player Dean Hammond. All 10 of the weekend's top flight fixtures are previewed, including a huge clash at Anfield between Liverpool and Manchester City. Plus, Dean and Trevor reveal exactly what the mentality is like when a player faces a former club.
01/10/2149m 52s

Leicester lose to Legia as Spurs smash Mura, Southgate names latest England squad and should heading the ball be banned?

Leicester City lost their Europa League game at Legia Warsaw, whilst West Ham and Spurs enjoyed wins. (Part 2, 20:16) England boss Gareth Southgate has named his latest Three Lions squad. (Part 3, 31:59) Ex-England man Terry Butcher has suggested that heading the ball may need to be phased out of the game due to brain injuries. Is this the right thing to do?
01/10/2141m 42s

Record-breaking Ronaldo snatches late Man Utd win, Chelsea toppled as Tuchel puzzled, and Spurs welcome Slovenian visitors tonight

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a 90th minute winner as a below-par Manchester United beat Villarreal in the Champions League last night, whilst defending trophy holders Chelsea lost 1-0 at Juventus. (Part 2, 19:02) We discuss Leicester, West Ham and Spurs' European games tonight.
30/09/2138m 43s

Man City v PSG gets Messi as Pep loses in Paris, Liverpool batter Porto, Man United face Villarreal and Chelsea go to Juve

Feargal Brennan, Marley Anderson and Ian Brannan on duty to review and preview a busy Champions League set of matches.Lionel Messi returned to haunt Pep Guardiola AGAIN, as Manchester City lost 2-1 at PSG and Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool cruised to a 5-1 win away at Porto.The team also preview tonight's Champions League as Manchester United host their 2021 Europa League conquerors Villarreal at Old Trafford and Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea aim to bounce back at Juventus.
29/09/2135m 39s

Neal Maupay crashes the M23 derby at Palace, Pep v Messi as Man City go to Paris and Liverpool face Porto

Feargal Brennan, Jim Salveson and Marley Anderson on duty to review last night's Premier League action and preview a blockbuster Tuesday night in the Champions League.Neal Maupay's added time goal secured a late 1-1 draw for Brighton at rivals Crystal Palace in the M23 derby at Selhurst Park. Pep Guardiola will be reunited with an old friend as his Manchester City side take on Lionel Messi and Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League.Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool look to bounce back from their Premier League draw with Brentford as the Reds head to Porto.
28/09/2139m 10s

Which Premier League manager is under the most pressure, heroes and villains and Crystal Palace v Brighton clash tonight

With several top flight gaffers under pressure, we ask who is at risk most in the Premier League? (Part 2, 17:35) Crystal Palace and Brighton refresh their rivalry tonight. (Part 3, 31:14) We decide our heroes and villains from the weekend's Premier League games.
27/09/2149m 38s

Pep finally beats Tuchel, Fernandes penalty miss as Man United lose to Villa and Arsenal smash Spurs in the North London Derby

Feargal Brennan, Pete Hall and Adam Keyworth look back over a high stakes weekend of Premier League action with nine games across the last 48 hours.Pep Guardiola got the better of Thomas Tuchel as Manchester City won 1-0 at Stamford Bridge, but their was disappointment for the red half of Manchester as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's United lost to Aston Villa with Bruno Fernandes spectacularly missed an added time penalty.Arsenal handed Mikel Arteta a key boost as they powered past Tottenham in the North London derby as Liverpool were held to a 3-3 thriller at Brentford.Everton got back to winning ways at home to luckless Norwich City and Raul Jimenez netted his first Premier League goal in over 12 months as Wolves collected a first win of 2021/22.
26/09/211h 2m

The Dugout – Huge clash between Chelsea and Man City and derby day for Arsenal and Spurs in the Premier League this weekend

We preview the weekend's Premier League action with former top flight pros on The Dugout, with host Niall McCaughan joined this week by former Birmingham and Derby man Michael Johnson and Southampton legend Francis Benali. With Manchester City and Chelsea set to clash at Stamford Bridge, will this set the early tone in terms of title favourites? Plus, will there be fireworks in the North London derby between Arsenal and Spurs?
24/09/2156m 30s

Is Harry Kane broken? Is Tuchel a better manager than Pep? Plus Stone Cold Sean Dyche

In Part 1 we discuss Harry Kane, who is yet to score in the Premier League this season - but why? We look at the potential reasons behind his dip in form. We also analyse how Thomas Tuchel has managed such a good record against Pep’s Man City in all competitions over the last 9 months.In Part 2 (25min10) we ask which of the 5 teams without a win are most likely to get one first, and following comments from a journalist yet again about Sean Dyche looking like Stone Cold Steve Austin, we ask which current players could make a success in professional wrestling, and learn something about a Wolves winger we were not expecting.
24/09/2134m 50s

West Ham dump Man Utd out of Carabao Cup, Pep Guardiola’s frustrating EFL comments and Premier League to take break for 2022 World Cup

West Ham defeated Manchester United in the Carabao Cup last night, as Phil Jones returned to a matchday squad for the first time in 19 months. (Part 2, 22:32) Pep Guardiola made some frustrating comments regarding the EFL and what he thought was 'best for English football'. (Part 3, 42:08) The 2022 World Cup in Qatar means the Premier League will take a mid season break next term.
23/09/2154m 14s

Liverpool and Man City show their Carabao power, three all Premier League ties tonight and FIFA confirm Hungary racism sanction

Feargal Brennan, Ian Brannan and Matt Pidd are on Wednesday duty to preview and review this week's Carabao Cup action.The team look back at last night's games as Manchester City and Liverpool cruised past Wycombe Wanderers and Norwich City, Leeds edged out Fulham on penalties but Rafa Benitez's Everton were knocked out by QPR.In Part Two we preview tonight's games as Manchester United host West Ham and Chelsea welcome Aston Villa to Stamford Bridge and Nuno Santo heads back to Wolves.Plus reaction to FIFA's two game stadium ban and fine for Hungary following racist fan chanting during England's World Cup qualifier in Budapest on September 2.
22/09/2132m 53s

James heads for Everton exit, Liverpool's Thiago picks up knock and Wolves launch their own record label!?

Everton's James Rodríguez appears to be leaving Goodison Park after just a season in the Premier League. Was he a success or a flop? (Part 2, 15:37) Liverpool midfielder Thiago is injured. Will Liverpool regret a lack of summer strengthening if injuries mount? (Part 3, 32:00) Wolves have launched their own record label. Is it a good idea or just football marketing gone mad?
21/09/2143m 43s

Is David Moyes the villain of the weekend, Allan Saint-Maximin’s Newcastle importance and is Ronaldo edging ahead in GOAT debate?

We choose our heroes and villains from the weekend, including David Moyes, David de Gea, Daniel Farke and Allan Saint-Maximin, as well as looking at whether Ronaldo may just be edging Messi in the age-old GOAT debate!
20/09/2152m 59s

Ronaldo scores AGAIN as Man United edge out West Ham, Man City stalemate with Southampton and rock solid Chelsea batter Spurs

Feargal Brennan is joined by Sam Lee and Jay Motty to review a full weekend of Premier League action.Cristiano Ronaldo maintained his goal-per-game record back at Man United as David Moyes' NFL style Mark Noble sub failed and United won 2-1 at West Ham.A fuller Etihad Stadium witnessed Man City's drab 0-0 draw with Southampton and Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea cruised past Tottenham.Sadio Mane racked up his 100th Liverpool goal as Jurgen Klopp's side beat Crystal Palace and Arsenal made it back to back wins with victory at Burnley.There were also big wins for Brighton and Brentford but the winless misery goes on for Leeds United, Newcastle and Norwich.
19/09/2156m 59s

The Dugout - Can Tuchel's Chelsea topple Tottenham and the Hammers hurt Man Utd in the Premier League this weekend?

Former Manchester City striker Paul Dickov and ex-Leicester City man Sean St Ledger join Niall McCaughan for this weeks edition of The Dugout, the show looking ahead to the weekend's Premier League games with players who have been there and done it. Chelsea v Spurs takes top billing, whilst Man Utd are looking for a reaction after European disappointment and Man City welcome Southampton with Pep Guardiola asking for 'the people' to turn up and watch.
17/09/2147m 10s

Newcastle and Leeds clash in the Premier League tonight, West Ham win in Europe whilst Leicester and Spurs draw

Newcastle and Leeds square off in the Premier League tonight. Will St James Park provide a hostile environment for under-fire Steve Bruce? (Part 2, 21:30) West Ham won in Europe last night for the first time this century whilst Spurs were held in 2-2 in the Europa Conference League. (Part 3, 43:12) Leicester drew 2-2 against Napoli in the Europa League, with both teams favourites for the trophy.
17/09/2152m 54s

uroAnother Liverpool v Milan classic, Man City ease to win but Pep grumbles about attendance, Europa League starts tonight

Liverpool beat AC Milan 3-2 in a great game at Anfield. The Reds got the job done, but do they need to be even more clinical moving forward this season? (Part 2, 14:06) Man City hit 6 past Leipzig but Pep Guardiola was unhappy about the attendance. (Part 3, 31:43) The Europa League and Europa Conference begins tonight for West Ham, Leicester and Tottenham.
16/09/2145m 16s

Lingard howler hands Young Boys famous win over Man United, Liverpool and Milan clash again and Pascal Struijk has Leeds red card upheld

Manchester United lost in dramatic fashion in the Champions League last night. A Jesse Lingard error and an Aaron Wan-Bissaka dismissal were key factors as Young Boys secured a memorable win. (Part 2, 16:49) A repeat of the amazing 2005 UCL final takes place tonight as Milan visit Liverpool. (Part 3, 38:04) Pascal Struijk's red card for Leeds has been upheld. Was it the right call?
15/09/2154m 58s

Demarai Gray dazzles as Everton win against Burnley, can Chelsea defend their Champions League crown and Man Utd play Young Boys

Everton entered the Premier League's top 4 last night with an impressive win over Burnley. Demarai Gray and Andros Townsend starred for Benitez's Blues. How far can Everton go this season - meanwhile will Burnley beat the drop? (Part 2, 18:33) The UEFA Champions League returns tonight. Man Utd visit Young Boys and Zenit look to spoil Chelsea's UCL defence.
14/09/2135m 59s

Everton v Burnley tonight, Ronaldo and Edouard sparkle on debut as Saul suffers, Mo Salah joins 100 club

Everton and Burnley clash in the Premier League tonight. Will Maxwel Cornet make his Clarets debut and will James Rodriguez feature for the Toffees? (Part 2, 20:27) Ronaldo and Edouard performed well on their Premier League debuts, but Saul didn't for Chelsea... (Part 3, 38:11) Mo Salah joined the Premier League 100 club this weekend.
13/09/2150m 55s

Ronaldo returns with a bang, Liverpool hit by another injury and are Man City on cloud 9?

Ant McGinley is joined by Jay Motty from the Stretford Paddock and Jack Gaughan from the Mail as they review the weekend's action.Harvey Elliott's injury overshadows Mo Salah becoming the latest member of the 100 club, while Ronaldo does what he does and scores twice on his return to Old trafford. Man City win with their ninth different goalscorer and Lukaku scores at Stamford Bridge for the first time. Brighton grab another win, Norwich stay bottom and Arteta breathes a sigh of relief for the first time this season.Plus there are some tricky pronunciations around for the team as a couple of debutants make their mark.Follow us on Twitter @TheSportSocial @JayMotty @Jack_Gaughan @AntMcGinley
12/09/2157m 46s

The Dugout - Ronaldo returns to Man United, Leeds v Liverpool affected by Brazilian absentees and will Arsenal stay bottom?

Niall McCaughan is joined by former England and West Ham winger Matt Jarvis and ex-Ireland, Sunderland and Wolves player Stephen Elliott for The Dugout, a Premier League preview show. Ronaldo is back in Manchester, but will he start? Will Spurs and West Ham remain in the top two? Is Arsenal v Norwich a 6 pointer? We discuss all of that and more as we look ahead to the weekend's top flight action.
10/09/2150m 53s

Which Premier League players will debut this weekend, Brentford pick up a fresh face and is Jack Wilshere worth a punt?

With Cristiano Ronaldo set to return to the Premier League this weekend for Manchester United, we discuss some of the other players who will be making their debuts this matchday. (Part 2, 18:37) Brentford have signed a player called 'Zanka', plus we look at whether free agent Jack Wilshere could still do a job in the top flight.
10/09/2138m 9s

England pegged back by Poland, South American federations issue Premier League player ban and is Cristiano Ronaldo truly the GOAT?

England conceded a late equaliser to Poland last night in World Cup Qualifying in a game where Gareth Southgate made no substitutions. (Part 2, 15:56) A host of South American football federations have banned their players from competing in the Premier League this weekend. (Part 3, 31:29) Is Cristiano Ronaldo truly the best ever footballer? Dr Tom Crawford, a mathematician from the University of Oxford has been crunching the numbers to find out...
09/09/2144m 20s

England face Lewandowski's Poland, Jesse Lingard rejects new Manchester United deal and UEFA lift away fan travel ban

England face Poland tonight in World Cup qualifying, where Robert Lewandowski is back for the Poles in a game which means more to them than some might think... (Part 2, 16:32) Jesse Lingard was brilliant on loan at West Ham last season but decided to stay with parent club Man Utd this summer. Now he's rejected a new Old Trafford deal?! (Part 3, 27:26) UEFA have announced they are to lift the travel ban for away supporters in European competition.
08/09/2137m 33s

Arsene Wenger wants a World Cup every 2 years, net-zero carbon Premier League football and Tottenham fine Argentine players

Ex-Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is now a FIFA executive. He's proposed the World Cup should change from every 4 years to every 2. UEFA don't agree, and neither do we... (Part 2, 16:31) Tottenham v Chelsea is planning to be the Premier League's first ever net-zero carbon football match. (Part 3, 28:25) After the chaos of Brazil v Argentina earlier this week, Spurs have decided to fine their Argentine players involved for breaking club rules.
07/09/2137m 56s

England team selection, Brazil v Argentina chaos and is modern football s**t?

After England beat Andorra 4-0 in World Cup Qualifying, Jim questions whether making 11 changes was the right call from Gareth Southgate... (Part 2, 15:15) Brazil v Argentina descended into chaos last night after disputes over quarantine rules for Premier League players. (Part 3, 31:00) We speak to Jim Keoghan, author of 'Is it just me, or is modern football s**t?' about his gripes on the contemporary game!
06/09/2144m 2s

England sweep past Andorra, Bamford Three Lions debut and Wenger tips Haaland for the Premier League

Feargal Brennan, Pete Hall and Ant McGinley on duty to review the 2022 World Cup qualifying action this weekend.England picked up back to back 4-0 wins as Gareth Southgate's much changed side cruised to a 4-0 Wembley victory over minnows Andorra.Southgate opted to rotate his options with Liverpool star Trent Alexander-Arnold in midfield alongside Three Lions debutant Patrick Bamford in attack.The gang also look back at some Gareth Bale magic for Wales and another disappointing night for the Republic of Ireland against Azerbaijan.Arsene Wenger has also had his say on the Premier League's spending amid links to Borussia Dortmund hotshot Erling Haaland as well as big money contract updates for Mo Salah and Phil Foden.
05/09/2149m 22s

The Dugout - England face Andorra, who's impressed in the Premier League so far and are players really bothered about shirt numbers?

Niall McCaughan is joined by former Premier League midfielder Dean Hammond and ex-England and Everton player Trevor Steven for the first edition of Football Social Daily - The Dugout. We get the thoughts of former top flight players on the big Premier League talking points, and Trevor and Dean share their views on shirt numbers after Ronaldo reclaimed the number 7 at Manchester United, as well as who has impressed them this campaign so far.
03/09/2144m 52s

England dispatch Hungary in unsavoury atmosphere and Ronaldo gets his 7 shirt back at Manchester United

England got the job done in World Cup qualifying last night by beating Hungary 4-0 last night in an atmosphere which caused concern. (Part 2, 22:30) Several national FA's have complained to the Premier League about their rules on players being released (or not released) for international duty. Who is in the right here? (Part 3, 35:20) The Premier League has given Man Utd special dispensation to allow Cristiano Ronaldo to wear his famous number 7 jersey at Old Trafford.
03/09/2148m 21s

England back in action tonight, Spurs sign Emerson from Barcelona and is Arsenal's documentary a hindrance?

England return to competitive action for the first time since the EURO 2020 final loss to Italy tonight as they play Hungary in a World Cup qualifier. Will Southgate keep things similar or will we see any significant changes? (Part 2, 12:49) Spurs have signed Barcelona full-back Emerson Royal. (Part 3, 21:25) Newcastle boss Steve Bruce is unhappy and so is Arsenal's Martin Odegaard about the club's upcoming documentary.
02/09/2140m 35s

Deadline Day deals in the Premier League for Leeds, Everton, West Ham, Crystal Palace and Chelsea

Niall McCaughan is with Jim Salveson and Ian Brannan to run the rule over some of the done deals in the Premier League on transfer deadline day with moves involving Manchester United, Everton, Leeds, West Ham, Crystal Palace and Chelsea.
01/09/2156m 10s

United confirm Ronaldo details, Dan James set for Leeds as Spurs move for Traore plus the winners and losers from the window

Feargal Brennan, Marley Anderson and Ste McNorton preview the final hours of the Premier League transfer window.Manchester United have confirmed the details of Cristiano Ronaldo's Old Trafford return, West Ham snap up Nikola Vlasic and Moise Kean returns to Juventus.With Ronaldo arriving back at United, Dan James is expected to join Leeds, with Willian tearing up his Arsenal contract and Tottenham looking to bring Adama Traore to North London.The team also give their winners and losers from the window as well as looking back at some of the Premier League's most ridiculous deadline day stories.
31/08/2151m 19s

Man City thrash Arsenal, Chelsea hold Liverpool and Man United prepare for Ronaldo with Wolves win

Feargal Brennan, Dave Scott and Jonathan Smith on duty to review the final weekend of Premier League action ahead of the international break.Manchester City cruised on to another 5-0 win as Pep Guardiola condemned Arsenal and Mikel Arteta to the foot of the Premier League table.10-man Chelsea squeezed out a battling draw at Liverpool, Spurs picked up another 1-0 win to top the table and Manchester United warmed up for Cristiano Ronaldo's arrival with a last gasp 1-0 win at Wolves. There were also big wins for Everton at Brighton and Leicester City at Norwich and Dave gives his tips on where to spot Ronaldo when he finally lands in Manchester.
29/08/2153m 10s

Liverpool and Chelsea go head to head, Guardiola faces Arteta and can West Ham continue their Premier League form?

Niall McCaughan, Ant McGinley and Jay Motty run through the weekend's Premier League fixtures and pick out the big talking points. Liverpool v Chelsea takes top billing as two teams tipped to be title contenders, Man City welcome Arsenal and can West Ham stay top of the league?
27/08/211h 2m

Premier League sides learn Champions League draw, Southgate names Bamford in England squad and is Brighton's Bissouma on the move?

Premier League sides Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United and Manchester City found out their Champions League group stage opponents yesterday, with Liverpool facing Atletico and Chelsea facing Juventus. (Part 2, 14:59) Gareth Southgate has named his first England squad since EURO 2020 and Leeds striker Patrick Bamford is included. (Part 3, 26:27) The latest top flight transfer gossip including links to Brighton's Yves Bissouma.
27/08/2137m 40s

Harry Kane STAYS at Tottenham, Pep Guardiola hints at 2023 Manchester City exit and will a Premier League side win the Champions League

Harry Kane has put an end to the transfer saga of the summer by committing his future to Tottenham Hotspur this summer. The England captain has been continually linked with a move to Manchester City. (Part 2, 19:39) Pep Guardiola has suggested that he may leave Man City when his deal expires in 2023. What can he win in that time? (Part 3, 31:25) The Champions League group stage draw is made tonight. Can the Premier League sides go far this season?
26/08/2139m 48s

Premier League clubs decide not to release players for international duty, Crystal Palace can't buy a goal and Burnley chasing Lyon man

Premier League clubs have unanimously voted against releasing players for international duty if their nation is a 'red list' coronavirus country. How much of an issue is this moving forward? (Part 2, 13:27) Carabao Cup Round 2 took place last night and whilst there were no upsets, Crystal Palace again failed to score. (Part 3, 25:41) The latest top flight transfer news including Burnley's pursuit of Maxwel Cornet.
25/08/2145m 25s

Antonio the star as West Ham crush Leicester to top Premier League, Arteta's Arsenal trouble's and is Rice a £100m player?

West Ham United beat Leicester 4-1 in the Premier League last night to reach the summit of the table, where a record-breaking Michail Antonio was the star. (Part 2, 19:57) Arsenal have had their issues at the start of the season. What next for Arteta's Gunners? (Part 3, 41:22) The latest transfer talk including the latest newspaper stories on Declan Rice.
24/08/2156m 50s

West Ham and Leicester clash in the Premier League tonight, Shaqiri departs Liverpool plus Tottenham, Chelsea and Man Utd transfer news

Matchday 2 of the Premier League season concludes tonight as West Ham welcome Leicester City. (Part 2, 14:37) Xherdan Shaqiri is leaving Liverpool. Will he be missed? (Part 3, 27:38) The latest transfer news including Man Utd, Chelsea and Tottenham.
23/08/2149m 21s

Man City hammer Norwich, Romelu Lukaku buries Arsenal and Spurs win again without Harry Kane

Feargal Brennan, Sam Lee and Rob Blanchette on duty to review another massive weekend of Premier League action with nine games in the last 48 hours.Manchester City shook off their opening day defeat to crush Norwich City 5-0 with Jack Grealish on target on his Etihad debut.Manchester United slipped to a 1-1 draw at Southampton but Liverpool and Spurs continued their winning start to the campaign as Romelu Lukaku scored on his second Chelsea debut as Thomas Tuchel's side battered Arsenal at the Emirates.Plus big wins for Brighton and Aston Villa on home soil but early season questions for Patrick Vieira as Crystal Palace scrapped out a 0-0 draw with Brentford.
22/08/2153m 42s

Chelsea and Arsenal clash, Norwich face Man City in brutal start and Santo's Spurs travel to old club Wolves in Premier League matchday 2

Niall McCaughan is joined by The Independent's Mark Critchley and the Daily Mail's Jack Gaughan to look ahead to the weekend's Premier League fixtures.
20/08/2156m 16s

Spurs suffer embarrassing European defeat, Manchester City have had a shocker with their 3rd kit and Southampton tie down Ward-Prowse

Tottenham were beaten by Portuguese side Pacos de Ferreira last night in a UEFA Europa Conference League qualifier. (Part 2, 15:21) Aaron from the Talking Kit podcast on the Sport Social Podcast Network joins us to discuss Manchester City's horrendous third kit this season. (Part 2, 29:09) The latest transfer news including James Ward-Prowse, Jesse Lingard and Mo Salah.
20/08/2144m 49s

Harry Kane absent for Tottenham's European qualifier, Barnes commits to Leicester and relegated Ramsdale heading to Arsenal

Harry Kane won't be involved for Tottenham in their Europa Conference League qualifier tonight. Will he play for Spurs again? (Part 2, 16:06) Harvey Barnes has signed a new Leicester deal. (Part 3, 25:01) Aaron Ramsdale could sign for Arsenal after 2 consecutive relegations from the top flight.
19/08/2142m 46s

Everton stars drop transfer hint, Cristiano Ronaldo curveball thrown in to Harry Kane saga and why did Abraham choose Roma?

Everton stars Moise Kean and James Rodriguez have both been up to some interesting activity on social media which has led some to believe an exit from Goodison Park may be imminent for the pair. (Part 2, 19:13) Harry Kane's desired move to Manchester City has taken another twist as Tottenham aren't prepared to negotiate even with a £125m offer on the table - and Cristiano Ronaldo's name has even been thrown in to the mix. (Part 3, 31:19) Why did Tammy Abraham choose Roma when Premier League sides were interested?
18/08/2147m 11s

Henderson in line for new Liverpool deal, Chelsea need to trim their squad and is Aubameyang-Coutinho swap deal on the cards

Liverpool are set to hand Jordan Henderson a new deal. Is he still crucial to Liverpool? (Part 2, 15:48) Could Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang be on his way to Barcelona with Philippe Coutinho heading to the Emirates? (Part 3, 31:29) Chelsea have a large squad. Are Barkley, Bakayoko and Drinkwater on their way out of Stamford Bridge?
17/08/2140m 33s

Who stood out on Premier League opening weekend, are Man City still favourites after matchday 1 and Arsenal and Spurs transfer talk

The Premier League returned this weekend. Who were the standout teams and players on opening day? (Part 2, 18:21) Are Chelsea and Manchester United bigger title contenders than we think? (Part 3, 36:05) The latest transfer talk with news on Arsenal and Tottenham.
16/08/2151m 53s

Man United smash five past Leeds, Man City lose at Spurs and Brentford and Watford crash the Premier League party

Feargal Brennan, Ant McGinley and Ty Marshall are on duty to review a massive weekend of action as the Premier League makes it return for 2021/22.Manchester United hammer Leeds United 5-1 on Old Trafford return, Manchester City slip to defeat at Tottenham with Liverpool and Chelsea cruising to 3-0 wins.Brentford crash the Premier League party with Arsenal win, Rafa Benitez's wins on his Goodison Park debut with Watford, Brighton and Leicester City all picking key wins on the opening weekend.
15/08/211h 16m

Spurs play Man City amidst Harry Kane saga and Man Utd clash with Leeds on Premier League opening weekend

Niall McCaughan is joined by broadcaster Michelle Owen and journalist Pete Hall to look ahead to the opening weekend of the 2021/22 Premier League season, where Man City travel to Tottenham with Harry Kane's future still up in the air and Man Utd and Leeds renewing an old rivalry.
13/08/211h 2m

Lift off on the new Premier League season as Brentford play Arsenal, Lukaku is back at Chelsea and the weird West Ham takeover bid

The 2021/22 Premier League season kicks off tonight as Brentford welcome Arsenal. How will the Bees fare in the top flight and will Arsenal be better this season? (Part 2, 19:06) Romelu Lukaku has returned to Chelsea for £97m! Does that boost the Blues' title chances? (Part 3, 32:33) West Ham United have been subjected to a takeover bid of late.
13/08/2150m 39s

Messi chooses Paris over Premier League, John Stones handed new Man City deal and will Kurt Zouma swap Chelsea for West Ham?

John Stones has been handed a new 5-year Manchester City deal. Can City win the Champions League in that time frame? (Part 2, 15:15) Lionel Messi has decided PSG is his next destination after leaving Barcelona. Does the move end any chance of us seeing him in the Premier League? (Part 3, 30:00) The latest top flight transfer gossip including Kurt Zouma's proposed move from Chelsea to West Ham.
11/08/2147m 33s

Leicester beat Man City in Community Shield, the Premier League's best forward line and Newcastle close to Willock capture

Leicester picked up the first silverware on offer for 2021/22 by beating Manchester City in the Community Shield at Wembley. Did the game give us much insight into the campaign ahead? (Part 2, 14:52) Which of the Premier League sides has the most fearsome attacking lineup? (Part 3, 30:15) The latest Premier League transfer news including Joe Willock nearing a switch from Arsenal to Newcastle.
09/08/2150m 4s

Barcelona confirm Lionel Messi exit, Man City clinch £100m Jack Grealish deal and Community Shield Preview

Feargal Brennan, Jim Salveson and Marley Anderson on duty to review an incredible 24 hours in breaking football news.Barcelona have the departure of talisman Lionel Messi after 21 years at the Camp Nou with La Liga refusing to allow his new contract.In Premier League news, Manchester City have smashed the Premier League transfer record with a £100m move for Jack Grealish.And the team preview what could be Grealish's City debut this weekend as the defending Premier League champions take on Leicester City in the Community Shield.
06/08/2153m 5s

Grealish on verge of £100m record transfer to Manchester City as Chelsea sees £85m bid rejected in Lukaku chase

Transfer talk is top of the agenda on Football Social Daily, as Harry Kane sparked debate by missing Spurs training. (Part 2, 15:11) Aston Villa have signed Leon Bailey from Bayer Leverkusen on the same day Jack Grealish is reported to be having a Man City medical ahead of a £100m transfer. (Part 3, 32:06) Romelu Lukaku was a Chelsea player for 4 years - now the Blues will need close to £100m to sign him back 7 years later.
04/08/2144m 32s

Harry Kane or Jack Grealish? Who would you rather have? Plus we predict the end of season League table

Ant McGinley, Marley Anderson and Jim Salveson on duty to discuss the latest Premier League news and transfer gossip.While Villa consider a £100 milllion bid for Jack Grealish from Manchester City, we ask if you can't have both him and Kane, which would you rather have, and who do City need?Jim and Marley share their predictions for the final table next season and you can join in with yours on Twitter @TheSportSocialAnd with Spurs set to find out their opponents in the Europa Conference League, and the Community Shield just days away, we ask, with seemingly more competitions than ever before, which Premier League clubs are least likely to win any of them, and end up arguing about another competition that doesn't exist yet.
02/08/2150m 46s

PSG prepare Paul Pogba bid, Arsenal linked with £75m offer for James Maddison and the 2021/22 Premier League relegation candidates

Feargal Brennan, Marley Anderson and Leon Blanche on duty to discuss the latest Premier League news and transfer gossip.PSG are rumoured to be willing to offer Paul Pogba a £45m route out of Old Trafford as Manchester United contract extension talks stall.Arsenal's spending spree could skyrocket with Mikel Arteta linked to a £75m bid for Leicester City star James Maddison.And the early candidates for Premier League relegation in 2022 with promoted trio Norwich City, Watford and Brentford tipped to struggle alongside Patrick Vieira's Crystal Palace.eH4c1EGiK3tBLta7iLg1
30/07/2155m 7s

Manchester United reach Varane agreement, Grealish inching closer to City swap and Alderweireld leaves Tottenham

Manchester United have reached an agreement in principle to sign Raphael Varane from Real Madrid for £34m. How impressive is this business? (Part 2, 15:00) Jack Grealish is growing closer to a Manchester City switch claim reports, and Spurs have sold defender Toby Alderweireld. (Part 3, 35:31) We speak to Team GB footballer Caroline Weir about her career and the women's game.
28/07/2144m 45s

Wijnaldum 'didn't feel loved' at Liverpool, Celtic's Edouard linked with Premier League move and are football kits too expensive?

Gini Wijnaldum won a Premier League and a Champions League with Liverpool. But the Dutchman has claimed he 'didn't feel loved' at Anfield. (Part 2, 18:31) The latest Premier League transfer news including Brighton being linked with Celtic striker Odsonne Edouard. (Part 3, 34:25) Aaron from the Sport Social podcast Talking Kit is with us through the episode, and we discuss whether kits these days are getting too pricey...
26/07/2147m 59s

Kane and Pogba speculation ramps up, Smith Rowe signs new Arsenal deal and the Premier League golden boot contenders for 2021/22

The rumour mill is running at full tilt and once again Tottenham's Harry Kane and Manchester United's Paul Pogba are the topic of conversation. (Part 2, 24:55) Arsenal have tied down Emile Smith Rowe to a new contract amidst interest from Aston Villa and Spurs' Heung-Min Son has penned a new deal. (Part 3, 47:35) Harry Kane? Mo Salah? Bruno Fernandes? Jamie Vardy? We take a look at the 2021/22 Premier League golden boot contenders with BoyleSports. (18+, T&Cs apply,
23/07/211h 0m

Man United closing in on Raphael Varane, Everton swoop with Andros Townsend and Asmir Begovic deals and Jurgen Klopp plans Liverpool sales

Feargal Brennan, Ian Brannan and Marley Anderson run the rule over the latest Premier League transfer gossip in the last 24 hours.Manchester United a rumoured to be on the verge of securing a deal for Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane with Jadon Sancho's Old Trafford confirmation imminent.New Everton boss Rafa Benitez has been very busy this week with Andros Townsend and Asmir Begovic arriving in on free transfers with Demarai Gray also a target.Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp could sell up to ten players this summer with captain Jordan Henderson a potential shock departure from Anfield ahead of 2021/22.
21/07/2141m 16s

Are Manchester United putting off Marcus Rashford surgery, Ben White heading to Arsenal and is Haaland going to Chelsea?

Manchester Untied forward Marcus Rashford was expected to have surgery on a shoulder injury before the start of the Premier League season. Now manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has thrown that in to doubt. (Part 2, 21:36) We look at Ben White's imminent move from Brighton to Arsenal. (Part 3, 33:51) The latest Premier League transfer gossip including stories on Chelsea and Man City.
19/07/2155m 29s

Saka speaks out, who are the likely Premier League title challengers and could Tammy Abraham leave Chelsea for Arsenal?

Bukayo Saka has spoken out after being racially abused following his missed penalty for England in the EURO 2020 final. (Part 2, 22:00) We look at who the Premier League title contenders for next season are likely to be. (Part 3, 43:19) The latest top flight transfer gossip, including a possible swap from West to North London as Tammy Abraham is linked with Arsenal.
16/07/2156m 22s

5 Premier League players in EURO 2020 Team of the Tournament, plenty of love for Marcus Rashford and the latest transfer gossip

The EURO 2020 Team of the Tournament has been revealed with 5 Premier League players in the side. 3 of those play for England, but there were also some notable omissions... (Part 2, 15:53) Marcus Rashford has received plenty of love over the past couple of days after missing a penalty and being subjected to vile racist abuse. (Part 3, 41:20) The latest Premier League transfer news including further rumours regarding Jack Grealish swapping Aston Villa for Manchester City.
14/07/2157m 53s

Heartbreak for England as Italy win EURO 2020 final at Wembley on penalties

England were beaten by Italy at Wembley in the EURO 2020 final in heartbreaking fashion as the Azzuri won on penalties. Luke Shaw put England ahead early but the experienced Italians equalised and the trophy was decided via a shootout, where Rashford, Sancho and Saka all missed their spot kicks. Football didn't come home, but it did take England fans on a journey that will last a lifetime.
12/07/2158m 15s

EURO 2020 Final - England v Italy preview

England v Italy. Wembley. The EURO 2020 Final. Will it be Sterling and Southgate or Chiellini and Mancini? We preview the biggest game for the Three Lions in a generation as they play in their first major tournament final since they won the World Cup in 1966. Will football be 'coming home'?
10/07/2148m 22s

UEFA charge England with fan misconduct, Mourinho defends Premier League record and Liverpool, Chelsea and Man City transfer gossip

UEFA have charged England for fan misconduct during the EURO 2020 semi-final against Denmark at Wembley, with a fan pointing a laser pen in Kasper Schmeichel's face during the game. (Part 2, 17:35) Jose Mourinho was sacked by Spurs, Chelsea and Manchester United. But in his new job at Roma, he's been defending his Premier League achievements. Is he still the special one? (Part 3, 29:01) The latest Premier League transfer gossip.
09/07/2142m 26s

England reach EURO 2020 final for first time ever after nail biter with Denmark, Italy await at Wembley on Sunday

England have reached a first major tournament final since the 1966 World Cup after beating Denmark 2-1 AET at Wembley. Harry Kane scored the winner as Raheem Sterling again showed his class in a memorable night in EURO 2020 - but were Denmark unlucky? We pick the bones out f an incredible night which sees the Three Lions prepare to face Italy in Sunday's final.
08/07/2154m 39s

England eyeing history at EURO 2020 ahead of semi-final with Denmark, Italy await in the Wembley final after beating Spain on penalties

England are in the EURO 2020 semi-final. Denmark are the opponents at Wembley. Both sides have had emotional tournaments. Can the Three Lions make history and reach the final? (Part 2, 26:57) Italy await in the European Championship final after beating Spain on penalties. (Part 3, 41:14) The latest Premier League transfer gossip including news on Raheem Sterling.
07/07/2159m 27s

Italy face Spain in first EURO 2020 semi-final, Ings rejects new Southampton deal and has Southgate 'redeemed himself' after EURO 96?

Italy and Spain lock horns in tonight's EURO 2020 semi-final at Wembley. Italy have looked good so far this tournament but Spain are no pushovers. (Part 2, 16:04) The latest Premier League transfer news including Danny Ings rejecting a new Southampton contract. (Part 3, 29:31) Ahead of England v Denmark in the EUROs semi, has Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate been forgiven after missing a penalty in EURO 96?
06/07/2142m 38s

Crystal Palace appoint Patrick Vieira, is Harry Kane set for Spurs stay and could we see an influx of Barcelona stars to the Premier League?

Crystal Palace have appointed Roy Hodgson's successor as former Arsenal midfielder Patrick Vieira is given the job. With a huge task on his hands at Selhurst Park, how will he fare? (Part 2, 18:43) Harry Kane's EURO 2020 has burst into life lately. But will the Tottenham striker get his desired move away or will Spurs keep him now Nuno Espirito Santo has been appointed boss? (Part 3, 30:15) The latest Premier League transfer rumours including the potential for several Barcelona players to come to England - with one linked to Leeds United.
05/07/2148m 6s

England thrash Ukraine, next up they face Denmark in a EURO 2020 Semi Final at Wembley

A thumping victory in Rome sees the Three Lions march on to their second semi-final in as many tournaments. Ant McGinley is joined by Rob Blanchette and Jay Motty, as they look back on a magical night full of goals, and outstanding performances across the pitch. They also discuss the majesty of Gareth Southgate and how he is winning over a nation and influencing the culture in and around the squad, not just during matches. Ahead of their return to Wembley, the team share some of their superstitions that may be the reason why England have got this far. And incredibly, they manage to do all this without uttering those three little words... "it's coming home" In section two (23:19) they look at Denmark's victory over the Czech Republic and ask if their fairytale is going to come to an end on Wednesday night, or can Kasper Schmeichel repeat his fathers success of Euro '92. And finally (33:38) with 66% of today's show being Man Utd fans, we look at what new signing Jadon Sancho could mean in their challenge for the Premier League season ahead. And as a new signing arrives, could Donny Van De Beek be on his way out?
04/07/2147m 30s

England prepare for EURO 2020 quarter-final with Ukraine, Italy and Belgium do battle and is Declan Rice leaving West Ham?

England have a huge opportunity in EURO 2020 on Saturday as they travel to Rome to play Ukraine in the tournament's quarter-finals. Will Southgate stick to the same system which saw the Three Lions beat Germany? (Part 2, 25:02) The other quarter-finals in the EUROs kick off tonight. Italy v Belgium is the pick of the ties. (Part 3, 47:31) Declan Rice has allegedly rejected new terms from West Ham. Could he leave the Hammers this summer?
02/07/211h 3m

Spurs appoint Santo, Rafa controversially confirmed at Everton and Jadon Sancho joins Manchester United

Nuno Espirito Santo has been announced as the new Tottenham Hotspur manager. After a long search for Jose Mourinho's successor, Spurs have plumped for the ex-Wolves boss. Will it work? (Part 2, 21:37) Everton have also ended their hunt to replace Carlo Ancelotti. Controversially, they've gone for former Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez. Is this doomed to fail? (Part 3, 36:09) Completing the theme of 'waiting' - Man Utd have finally captured Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund!
01/07/2154m 27s

HISTORIC day at Wembley as England knock Germany out of EURO 2020 and Crystal Palace and Everton set to appoint new managers

England made history by beating Germany in a knockout game for the first time since they won the World Cup in 1966. Sterling and Kane were the goalscorers as we assess an incredible evening for the Three Lions. (Part 2, 24:05) England will face Ukraine in the quarter-final after they beat Sweden thanks to a late winner. (Part 3, 40:22) Patrick Vieira is set to become Crystal Palace boss and Rafa Benitez is controversially taking over at Everton.
30/06/2157m 55s

EURO 2020 CHAOS as France knocked out by Swiss, Spain v Croatia is 8 goal thriller and England prepare for massive Wembley clash v Germany

What a night in EURO 2020! World Cup holders France were eliminated by Switzerland in a remarkable game that went to penalties, with Kylian Mbappe missing the decisive spot kick. (Part 2, 21:36) Spain and Croatia played out an incredible 8 goal contest which saw a crazy own goal and a last minute equaliser. Are Spain anything to be fearful of? (Part 3, 33:25) England v Germany. Wembley. Knockout game. The stakes are high and the prospect of the Three Lions progressing looks tantalising. Can England do it?
29/06/2154m 37s

Netherlands and Portugal crash out of EURO 2020, Spain and Italy look to progress tonight and the latest Premier League transfer news

Netherlands and the current EURO champions Portugal were both eliminated from the tournament at the last 16 stage over the weekend. We take a look at the EURO 2020 action including Wales' exit. (Part 2, 37:09) Italy and Spain are both in action tonight. Will both nations progress in the European Championship? (Part 3, 50:59) The latest Premier League transfer gossip including news on Arsenal, Tottenham, Southampton and Manchester City.
28/06/211h 8m

Euro 2020 last 16 preview - Wales face Denmark test, Lukaku v Ronaldo as Belgium do battle with Portugal and Man City want Grealish

Feargal Brennan, Marley Anderson and Leon Blanche on duty to preview the first round of Euro 2020 last 16 matches this weekend.Part One - Gareth Bale and Wales face off with Denmark in Amsterdam, Group A winners Italy take on Austria at Wembley, both on Saturday night.Part Two - Sunday's preview as the in form Netherlands go up against the Czech Republic and there is a real heavyweight bout in Seville as Belgium take on Portugal.Part Three - Premier League transfer round up with Manchester City linked with a £100m offer for Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish, Sergio Ramos being tracked by PSG and Liverpool eyeing John McGinn as Gini WIjnaldum's replacement at Anfield.
25/06/2156m 55s

Spain score five, Ronaldo breaks more records, and Hungary give Germany a scare

After a frantic end to the group stages Ant McGinley, Callum Tyler and JP Hughes discuss penalties, if players need more protection from goalkeepers, and why Germany in the last 16 could be the best England could have hoped for. There's also more records for Ronaldo as he puts himself in prime position for the golden boot, and we discuss the art of performing under pressure.In Part 2, attention turns to the final games in Group E and what started out amazingly for the Slovakian keeper turns into a game he'll want to forget after a major howler. We wonder why Luis Enrique prefers cava to champagne, and if he'll ever drop Morata. Then we review Sweden holding off a late charge from Poland to leave them group winners.And in the final section, we look at two big moves that could be on the cards for two of Scotlands Premier League stars - Aston Villa's Jon McGinn and Chelsea's Billy Gilmour, who could be heading to Liverpool and Wolves respectively.
24/06/2147m 27s

England cruise into Euro 2020 last 16 with Czech Republic win, Scotland bow out and Spain, France, Germany and Portugal face a crucial night

Feargal Brennan, Jim Salveson and Ian Brannan all on duty to look back on a key night at Wembley Stadium as Raheem Sterling's goal clinched a 1-0 England win over the Czech Republic and top spot in Euro 2020 Group D.The guys look ahead to wait lies in wait for Gareth Southgate in the last 16 and the key decisions he faces in the coming days. We also review a disappointing night for Scotland as they bowed out of the competition with a 3-1 defeat at home to Croatia.In Part 2, attention turns to the final games in Group E and F tonight, with Spain bidding for a last 16 place after a low key start and World and European champions France and Portugal go head to head in the Euro 2020 'Group of Death'.
23/06/2157m 31s

The Netherlands and Belgium power into Euro 2020 last 16 as England and Scotland await their own fates in Group D

Feargal Brennan, Marley Anderson and Leon Blanche on duty to review another huge night of Euro 2020 action and look ahead to England and Scotland's crunch games tonight.Wins for Belgium and the Netherlands put them safely through to the last 16 as Group B and C winners with Austria and an impressive Denmark snatching second places in behind them.The guys also preview the final round of games in Group D as England look to qualify as group winners, as they take on current group leaders Czech Republic at Wembley, and Steve Clarke's Scotland face a tough task against Croatia at Hampden Park.
22/06/211h 4m

Wales edge into Euro 2020 last 16 despite Italy loss, Belgium and Netherlands set to rotate and Manchester United make last Jadon Sancho bid

Jim Salveson, Marley Anderson and Feargal Brennan look back on a busy weekend of Euro 2020 action.Robert Page's Wales clinched back to back Euros last 16 places despite losing to Italy with Switzerland cruising past Turkey.Belgium and the Netherlands look set to rotate their sides for the final group games with qualification assured and Denmark, Finland, Ukraine and Russia pushing to join them.Manchester United are rumoured to have tabled a final take it or leave it offer for Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho and they could be incomings ant outgoings at the Emirates Stadium with Andre Silva linked with the Gunners and Newcastle plotting to bring Joe Willock back to St. James' Park.
21/06/211h 6m

England draw a blank thanks to Scottish Xavi, and Wales get set for Italy clash

Natalie Pike and Pete Hall join Ant McGinley to review the much-hyped clash in the Wembley Rain between England and Scotland. Questions for both sides as we ask if Scotland can go on to beat Croatia and reach the knockout stages of a major competition for the first time, and also if England really need to panic and do a post mortem.Given the praise heaped on Billy Gilmour, the team take on their own geographical/classic football nicknames. They also pick out the highlights of the other games and look ahead to big matches over the weekend involving Portugal, Germany, Spain and Italy vs Wales on Sunday (18:41).Plus as rumours continue to fly around Manchester City signings, we wonder if Aston Villa are spending lots of money in the likelihood they will be sending Jack Grealish off to the Etihad (29:35)
19/06/2139m 24s

England play Scotland in HUGE EURO 2020 clash, Tottenham STILL haven’t got a new manager and Ashley Young returns to Aston Villa

England and Scotland do battle in the Euros tonight at Wembley, 25 years on from EURO 96. Can EURO 2020 live up to the same billing, and can the Tartan Army shock the Three Lions? (Part 2, 21:35) Tottenham continue their hunt for a new manager. (Part 3, 37:56) The latest Premier League transfer news including Ashley Young's return to Aston Villa.
18/06/2152m 2s

Wonderful win for Wales at EURO 2020, Arsenal activity in the transfer window and is Rafa Benitez on brink of being new Everton boss?

The Premier League may have taken a back seat whilst the Euros are on but Everton are still searching for a new gaffer. Could ex-Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez take the reigns at Goodison Park, and will Evertonians be happy if so? (Part 2, 15:35) We take a look at the latest EURO 2020 action, including a magnificent win for Wales which puts them on the brink of the knockout stages. (Part 3, 41:07) We tackle the latest top flight transfer gossip including plenty of activity at Arsenal.
17/06/2156m 4s

France show why they are EURO 2020 favourites, Wales take on Turkey and the Premier League fixtures are announced

France beat Germany 1-0 in Munich in last night's European Championship Group F game. Are the French still firmly EURO 2020 favourites? (Part 2, 20:42) We look at Portugal's win over Hungary as well as previewing Wales v Turkey in Group A of the Euros. (Part 3, 36:40) The fixtures for the 2021/22 Premier League season have been announced, with Leeds and Manchester United clashing on the opening day.
16/06/2154m 13s

Schick screamer silences Scotland plus France, Germany and Portugal kick off the EURO 2020 group of death tonight

Peter Schemichel has made some interesting comments regarding the shocking collapse of Christian Eriksen and the restarting of the Denmark v Finland game. (Part 2, 13:16) Scotland lost 2-0 the Czech Republic and Patrik Schick scored two very good goals. Where did Scotland go wrong? (Part 3, 30:07) Group F starts tonight - Germany, France and Portugal all in the same pool!
15/06/2146m 21s

England kick off EURO 2020 with a win, Scotland prepare for first tournament game in 26 years and could Coutinho join Leicester?

England secured a win in their opening EURO match for the first time in their history, beating Croatia 1-0 at Wembley. Sterling scored, Phillips ran the show - was Southgate's selection justified? (Part 2, 18:28) Scotland kick off their tournament campaign against Czechia today - can they win? (Part 3, 29:28) The latest transfer gossip including a surprise link between Coutinho and Leicester.
14/06/2148m 32s

Euro 2020 kicks off tonight as Turkey play Italy, will England see off Croatia and is Jadon Sancho finally Manchester United bound?

Euro 2020 begins tonight after a long wait and Football Social Daily is here to discuss the biggest talking points. Turkey v Italy is the curtain raiser this evening. (Part 2, 16:31) England play Croatia in their opening game this weekend. How will the Three Lions setup? (Part 3, 31:30) Jadon Sancho to Manchester United appears to grow closer.
11/06/2145m 43s

Foden's new trim, Spurs anti-Conte, could Haaland join Chelsea and Euro 2020 dark horses

Marley Anderson, Ian Brannan and Niall McCaughan discuss Phil Foden's striking new haircut, Spurs deciding against Conte as their new boss, the latest transfer gossip including the possibility of Erling Haaland joining Chelsea and our Euro 2020 dark horses.
09/06/2159m 0s

Ben White makes final England squad for Euros as Three Lions beat Romania plus Aston Villa sign Buendia from Norwich

England played their final pre-Euro 2020 friendly against Romania before the tournament starts. Did we learn much from the Three Lions' performance? (Part 2, 23:44) Ben White has been selected as the 26th man in England's squad, replacing the injured Trent Alexander-Arnold. Was this the right call? (Part 3, 41:30) We look at the latest Premier League transfer news, including Aston Villa signing Norwich City's Emi Buendia.
07/06/211h 1m

Tottenham approach Antonio Conte, Alexander-Arnold OUT of Euro 2020 and Christian Benteke signs new Crystal Palace deal

Tottenham have approached ex-Chelsea and Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte about their vacant managers job. Will the Italian replace Jose Mourinho in North London and will he be the right choice with Pochettino still interested? (Part 2, 19:41) Trent Alexander-Arnold has been ruled out of Euro 2020 with injury. Who does Southgate choose as his replacement? (Part 3, 36:02) Christian Benteke has committed his future to Crystal Palace. Where do the club go next?
04/06/2153m 39s

Southgate announces final England Euro 2020 squad and Caro Ancelotti abandons Everton for Real Madrid

England's final Euro 2020 squad has been named by Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate. He's taken 4 right backs and axed 7 players - how will that work out ahead of tonight's warm-up friendly with Austria? (Part 2, 20:39) Everton have lost manager Carlo Ancelotti to Real Madrid. Is it much of a surprise and who do the Toffees replace him with? (Part 3, 38:54) We take a closer look at England's friendly with Austria in Middlesbrough.
02/06/2152m 26s

Champions League Final Review - Chelsea reign supreme in Porto, Tuchel edges Pep again and Aguero says goodbye......again

Feargal Brennan is joined by Jay Tomlins and Adam Keyworth to review the Champions League final as Chelsea battled to a 1-0 win over Manchester City.The guys look back at Thomas Tuchel's tactical masterclass, Pep final heartbreak and the legend that is N'Golo Kante.We also preview both manager's plans for the 2021/22 Premier League season with Pep targeting Harry Kane as his No.1 objective and Chelsea's links with Romelu Lukaku.
30/05/2138m 22s

Champions League final looms between Chelsea and Man City, Spurs want Pochettino back and Scotland legend Pat Nevin talks being silly!

Chelsea and Manchester City will duel for the Champions League title in Saturday's final in Porto. Will the Blues win their second crown or will City scoop their first? (Part 2, 21:28) Mauricio Pochettino has allegedly been approached by managerless Tottenham about a return to the club. Will it work if he goes back to Spurs? (Part 3, 34:35) Ex-Scotland, Chelsea and Everton winger Pat Nevin joins Jim to discuss his career, international tournaments and why it's important to be silly sometimes!
28/05/2149m 3s

Europa League nightmare for Manchester United as Reds lose to Villarreal following epic penalty shootout

Manchester United lost on penalties to Villarreal after a thrilling shootout. The 90 minutes finished 1-1, but United should probably have done better. We dissect the action and speak to former United midfielder Alan Tonge on the show.
27/05/2130m 45s

Southgate selects provisional England Euro 2020 squad and Manchester United face Villarreal in Europa League final

Gareth Southgate has selected an initial 33-man England squad ahead of this summer's Euro 2020 tournament. Who deserves to stay and who can feel hard done by? We discuss. (Part 2, 20:03) Manchester United play their 8th European final tonight as they play maiden finalists Villarreal in Gdansk. Will Solskjaer win his first trophy with United or will ex-Arsenal boss Unai Emery lead the Spanish side to glory? (Part 3, 30:23) We answer your footballing questions that have been sent in to us.
26/05/2151m 29s

Who are our Premier League player, manager and moment of the season nominations and Man City WSL star Caroline Weir joins us

We discuss our nominees for the Premier League player, manager, moment and signing of the season after the conclusion of the 2020/21 top flight season. Plus, Manchester City and Scotland star Caroline Weir chats to us about the WSL campaign and more.
24/05/211h 6m

Leicester City suffer Top Four heartbreak as Liverpool and Chelsea clinch Champions League spots and Aguero signs off in style at Man City

Feargal Brennan is joined by Matt Cunningham and Jay Motty to look back at a MASSIVE final weekend in the 2020/21 Premier League season.Brendan Rodgers' Leicester City missed out on the Top Four as they lost against Tottenham with Liverpool and Chelsea clinching their two remaining Champions League spots.The Foxes drop now drop down into the Europa League alongside West Ham with Spurs through to the Europa Conference League ahead of Arsenal and Everton.And there is a fairy tale ending at the Etihad Stadium as Sergio Aguero came off the bench to score twice as Pep Guardiola's side battered Everton 5-0 as the Argentinian signed off from Premier League football.
23/05/2158m 3s

All to play for on the final day of the Premier League season as Chelsea, Leicester and Liverpool jostle for a Champions League place

Niall McCaughan is joined by Journalist Pete Hall and Broadcaster Michelle Owen to preview the final round of Premier League fixtures. Who will come out on top in the race for top 4 as Liverpool, Chelsea and Leicester all scrap for a spot? Can West Ham secure Europa League football next season and will Arsenal usurp Spurs? Will Jack Grealish play his last ever game for Aston Villa? We dive into the details on Football Social Daily, brought to you by Boylesports.
21/05/2158m 49s

Harry Kane hints at possible Tottenham price tag, is Sean Dyche the perfect Palace boss and Premier League praise for Ruben Dias

Harry Kane has hinted that £100m might be enough to secure his signature this summer. With the rumour mill in overdrive, where is his most likely destination this summer? Or will he stay at Spurs? (Part 2, 19:58) Roy Hodgson will say his Crystal Palace farewell this weekend. Is Burnley boss Sean Dyche his perfect replacement? (Part 3, 33:12) Manchester City's Ruben Dias has been recognised for his outstanding season. Is he the leader City have missed?
21/05/2148m 22s

Premier League turmoil at Tottenham, Hammers home in on European football and is Villa’s Watkins a late shout for the Euros?

We take a look at last night's 6 Premier League games, including Spurs' European hopes being dented by Aston Villa. Why are Tottenham in such a mess and will Villa's Ollie Watkins be called up for the Euros? Plus we discuss West Ham's success over West Brom and Big Sam's decision to depart the Baggies.
20/05/211h 11m

Brighton stun the Champions, Cavani scores blinder as fans return, Chelsea in control of top 4 and Leeds secure top 10 Premier League finish

Brighton picked up a brilliant yet controversial 3-2 win at home against newly-crowned Premier League champions Manchester City. There were red cards, refereeing errors and late comebacks at the Amex! Also, Chelsea secured a huge win over Leicester in the race for a top 4 finish. (Part 2, 30:23) Edinson Cavani scored an outrageous chip but Man Utd couldn't get past Fulham, plus Leeds guaranteed themselves a top 10 finish with victory at Southampton. (Part 3, 50:59) Liverpool can make a late tilt for the top 4 if they can beat Burnley tonight.
19/05/2158m 52s

Is Harry Kane leaving Tottenham, Manchester United welcome fans back to Old Trafford and Chelsea and Leicester meet again in top 4 race

Harry Kane has reportedly requested to leave Tottenham. We speak to Spurs fan Seb from The Cheese Room podcast about the reports and whether Kane is truly off in the summer. Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea are all said to be interested. But will he stay or will he go? (Part 2, 20:56) Manchester United will welcome 10,000 fans back to Old Trafford against Fulham tonight. (Part 3, 35:40) Chelsea will look to avenge their FA Cup final defeat as they take on Leicester in a game with huge top 4 implications.
18/05/2148m 13s

Everton's dismal Premier League home form continues, will Leicester drop out of the top 4 and the latest transfer news

Sheffield United condemned Everton to a record-high 9th league defeat of the season at Goodison Park. Is Carlo Ancelotti doing enough, and are the Toffees' European ambitions over? (Part 2, 26:11) We make some bold end-of-season predictions, including Leicester maybe losing their Champions League spot... (Part 3, 36:17) We look at the latest transfer gossip on the back pages of the papers.
17/05/2158m 50s

Leicester City win a FIRST EVER FA Cup title, Alisson SCORES as Liverpool boost their Top Four hopes and West Ham draw at Brighton

Feargal Brennan is joined by Rob Blanchette and Ant McGinley to look back at a HUGE weekend of FA Cup and Premier League action.Brendan Rodgers' Leicester secured their first ever FA Cup title with a Wembley win over Chelsea.Liverpool keeper Alisson stepped up to score a 94th minute winner at West Brom in the race for the Top Four as Spurs secured a key win over Wolves but West Ham dropped points away at Brighton.
16/05/211h 0m

Liverpool gathering top 4 momentum, Spurs desperate for a win and why is Hasenhuttl under no pressure at Southampton?

Niall McCaughan is with Manchester City fan Adam Keyworth and Stretford Paddock's Jay Motty to discuss the upcoming weekend of Premier League action, including the tight race for the Champions League places and a strange absence of pressure on Southampton gaffer Ralph Hasenhuttl.
14/05/2156m 26s

Liverpool breeze past shambolic Manchester United, Newcastle face Champions City tonight and ex-Middlesbrough man Andy Campbell joins us

Liverpool got a huge result in their fight for the Premier League's top 4 by picking up a big win over bitter rivals Man Utd at Old Trafford. United were all over the place leading to several questions about the months ahead. (Part 2, 17:24) Newcastle host Manchester City tonight. How will City line up ahead of the impending Champions League final? (Part 3, 42:16) Former Middlesbrough and England U21 player Andy Campbell joins us to chat about his career and why mental health was a 'swearword' in his playing days.
14/05/2153m 49s

Chelsea calamity hands Arsenal win, Premier League retain UK broadcast package and Manchester United finally play Liverpool tonight

Chelsea are still yet to secure a top 4 place, despite being in 2 cup finals. A calamitous Jorginho own goal saw them beaten 1-0 by Arsenal last night. But was their overall display cause for concern ahead of a huge fortnight? (Part 2, 18:45) The Premier League have announced they are retaining the same UK broadcast package for the next 3 years. (Part 3, 28:56) Tonight's top flight action includes Aston Villa v Everton and Manchester United hosting Liverpool in their rearranged fixture.
13/05/2149m 34s

Manchester City are Premier League Champions! United lose to Leicester, Saints beat Palace and we answer your questions

Manchester City are 2020/21 Premier League champions after rivals Manchester Untied were beaten 2-1 by Leicester at Old Trafford! (Part 2, 19:57) Southampton secured a needed win over Crystal Palace where Danny Ings starred - is he staying at St Mary's? (Part 3, 36:53) We answer your questions and Big Sam gets compared to a Triceratops?!
12/05/2154m 17s

Fulham are down but will Scott Parker remain, Manchester United face Leicester in the Premier League tonight as Cavani signs new deal

Fulham lost 1-2 to Burnley last night as their relegation was confirmed. Will Scott Parker remain cottagers boss? (Part 2, 22:42) Will we see the Champions League final moved to England? (Part 3, 33:42) Manchester United welcome Leicester to Old Trafford this evening. Can the Foxes hold on to top 4?
11/05/2152m 50s

Big Sam's Baggies relegated from Premier League, Fulham may join them tonight and the latest transfer gossip

West Brom were relegated from the Premier League last night after just a season back in the top flight. It means that Sam Allardyce has suffered his first ever relegation. Can the Baggies have any regrets? (Part 2, 19:16) With just 1 relegation place left to be decided, can Fulham cling on? They play Burnley in the Premier League tonight. If they lose, they're down. (Part 3, 35:32) We look at the latest transfer gossip on the back pages.
10/05/2155m 20s

Chelsea block Man City's title coronation, Man United seal Top Four, Liverpool and Everton secure key wins as Leicester City stumble

Feargal Brennan is joined by Jay Motty and Ant McGinley to look back at a busy weekend of Premier League action in the end of season run in.Manchester City's title coronation was delayed as Chelsea edged out a 2-1 Etihad win in a dress rehearsal for the Champions League final.Manchester United sealed their Top Four spot with a 3-1 at Aston Villa as rivals Leicester City lost against Newcastle and Liverpool secured a key Anfield win over Southampton.
09/05/211h 11m

Champions League precursor as Chelsea play Man City, Man Utd begin crazy Premier League schedule and can West Ham keep pressure on

Niall McCaughan is joined by the Independent's Northern Football Correspondent Mark Critchley and Manchester City Correspondent for The Athletic Sam Lee to discuss the weekend's Premier League fixtures, including a fascinate prelude to the Champions League final between Man City and Chelsea, West Ham looking to keep the pressure on in the top 4 race when they play Everton and Man Utd taking on Aston Villa in the first of their 3 Premier League games in 5 days.
07/05/211h 4m

Solskjaer breaks semi-final curse as Man Utd reach Europa League final, Arsenal won’t join them and Friday’s Premier League action previewed

Manchester United reached the final of the Europa League last night, with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer finally breaking his semi-final losing streak. Can they win their first major trophy under Ole when they play Villarreal, who beat a limp Arsenal to join United in Gdansk. (Part 2, 27:21) Premier League action tonight comes in the form of Leicester v Newcastle. Can Iheanacho continue his great goalscoring form? (Part 3, 48:42) We have the rare occurrence of a triple gameweek in FPL this week. Matt Dyson from the Gameweek podcast joins us to give his thoughts on what could be an exciting end to the FPL campaign...
07/05/211h 1m

Chelsea join Man City in Champions League final, should it move from Turkey to England, will it be an all-Premier League Europa League final

Chelsea beat Real Madrid convincingly to secure their place in the 2021 Champions League final where they'll meet fellow Premier League side Manchester City. How good a job has Tuchel done, and how impressive were Mount and Kante? (Part 2, 20:47) We answer your questions, including whether the Champions League final should move from Turkey to England. (Part 3, 34:02) Can Manchester United and Arsenal make it an all-English Europa League final?
06/05/2145m 59s

Manchester City are Champions League finalists, Chelsea aim to join them, and what’s it like being released by a Premier League club at 19?

Manchester City made history last night by reaching the Champions League final for the first ever time. A complete performance against PSG got the job done. Just how big a moment is this for City? (Part 2, 23:12) Chelsea will hope to join Man City in the Istanbul showpiece when they take on Real Madrid at Stamford Bridge tonight. Can Thomas Tuchel's Blues make it an all-Premier League final? (Part 3, 34:02) For every successful academy player like Mason Greenwood or Phil Foden, there are plenty who have their dreams crushed when they are told they won't make it. We speak to ex-Manchester United academy prospect Rhodri Jones, who has used his past experiences to become a mental fitness coach.
05/05/2148m 16s

Manchester City are Champions League finalists, Chelsea aim to join them, and what’s it like being released by a Premier League club at 19?

Manchester City made history last night by reaching the Champions League final for the first ever time. A complete performance against PSG got the job done. Just how big a moment is this for City? (Part 2, 23:12) Chelsea will hope to join Man City in the Istanbul showpiece when they take on Real Madrid at Stamford Bridge tonight. Can Thomas Tuchel's Blues make it an all-Premier League final? (Part 3, 34:02) For every successful academy player like Mason Greenwood or Phil Foden, there are plenty who have their dreams crushed when they are told they won't make it. We speak to ex-Manchester United academy prospect Rhodri Jones, who has used his past experiences to become a mental fitness coach.
05/05/2147m 40s

Hammers beat Burnley, Premier League announce new 'owners charter' and Man City eye up Champions League final

West Ham beat Burnley 1-2 at Turf Moor yesterday to heap pressure back on Chelsea in the race for Champions League football. With the Blues having a tough run in, can the Hammers sneak back into the top 4? Plus, we look at the 1-1 Black Country Derby draw between West Brom and Wolves. (Part 2, 15:30) The Premier League have released a statement announcing a new 'owners charter' which would stop any future breakaways similar to the European Super League. Is this a good idea? We also look at those sides who could be promoted from the Championship this season. (Part 3, 31:36) Manchester City play PSG in the Champions League semi-final 2nd leg tonight. Can they reach the final?
04/05/2139m 14s

Hammers beat Burnley, Premier League announce new 'owners charter' and Man City eye up Champions League final

West Ham beat Burnley 1-2 at Turf Moor yesterday to heap pressure back on Chelsea in the race for Champions League football. With the Blues having a tough run in, can the Hammers sneak back into the top 4? Plus, we look at the 1-1 Black Country Derby draw between West Brom and Wolves. (Part 2, 15:30) The Premier League have released a statement announcing a new 'owners charter' which would stop any future breakaways similar to the European Super League. Is this a good idea? We also look at those sides who could be promoted from the Championship this season. (Part 3, 31:36) Manchester City play PSG in the Champions League semi-final 2nd leg tonight. Can they reach the final?
04/05/2140m 22s

Man United v Liverpool POSTPONED after Old Trafford protests, Man City edge closer to the title and Chelsea/Spurs boost their European hopes

Feargal Brennan is joined by Tyrone Marshall and Jonathan Smith to look back at an iconic weekend in the Premier League.A major Manchester United fan protest against the Glazer family outside Old Trafford forced the postponement of their clash with Liverpool.Manchester City moved to within two points of clinching the Premier League title as Chelsea boosted their Top Four chances.Tottenham kept themselves in the Europa League race with a Gareth Bale inspired win over Sheffield United and Brighton eased themselves away from the drop zone with a key win at home to Leeds United.
02/05/2153m 10s

Big clash between Man Utd and Liverpool, Chelsea looking to cement top 4 spot and could Man City win the Premier League this weekend?

Niall McCaughan is joined by Stretford Paddock's Jay Motty and Man City presenter Nat Pike to look ahead to all the weekend's Premier League action, including the huge fixture that is Man Utd v Liverpool, Chelsea and Fulham contesting a West London derby and Man City's trip to Crystal Palace which may see them lift the top flight title.
30/04/2151m 51s

Big clash between Man Utd and Liverpool, Chelsea looking to cement top 4 spot and could Man City win the Premier League this weekend?

Niall McCaughan is joined by Stretford Paddock's Jay Motty and Man City presenter Nat Pike to look ahead to all the weekend's Premier League action, including the huge fixture that is Man Utd v Liverpool, Chelsea and Fulham contesting a West London derby and Man City's trip to Crystal Palace which may see them lift the top flight title.
30/04/2153m 12s

Big clash between Man Utd and Liverpool, Chelsea looking to cement top 4 spot and could Man City win the Premier League this weekend?

Niall McCaughan is joined by Stretford Paddock's Jay Motty and Man City presenter Nat Pike to look ahead to all the weekend's Premier League action, including the huge fixture that is Man Utd v Liverpool, Chelsea and Fulham contesting a West London derby and Man City's trip to Crystal Palace which may see them lift the top flight title.
30/04/2152m 10s

Man Utd take giant step towards Europa League final whilst Arsenal have work to do, plus Leicester v Southampton Premier League preview

Manchester United smashed Roma 6-2 in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final at Old Trafford. Cavani, Fernandes and Pogba shone - surely Solskjaer is now in his first final as United boss at the 5th attempt? Plus, Arsenal lost 2-1 away from home to Villarreal in their first leg. Can the Gunners overturn the deficit? (Part 2, 25:42) Southampton and Leicester meet in the Premier League tonight. Can in-form Leicester beat Saints once again? (Part 3, 46:05) Matt Dyson from the Gameweek podcast discusses the latest FPL tips and tricks with us.
30/04/211h 0m

Man City take control against PSG in Champions League semi, Man Utd play Roma and Arsenal face Unai Emery in Europa League last 4

Manchester City grabbed a crucial 1-2 first leg away win in Paris last night to take control of their Champions League semi-final against PSG. Can they go on to the final in Istanbul? (Part 2, 25:32) Arsenal take on ex-boss Unai Emery when they travel to Villarreal in the Europa League last 4 tonight whilst Manchester United welcome Roma to Old Trafford in their semi-final first leg.
29/04/2153m 16s

Chelsea earn first leg Champions League draw with Real Madrid, Man City prepare to face PSG and Spotify owner eyes Arsenal takeover

Chelsea drew 1-1 at Real Madrid last night in their Champions League semi-final first leg. Can the Blues capitalise? (Part 2, 19:10) Manchester City face PSG in their semi-final tonight. (Part 3, 33:15) Spotify owner Daniel Ek has hinted he is keen to try and buy Arsenal. But is there any substance there?
28/04/2149m 49s

Iheanacho rocket gives Leicester big win, Shearer and Henry in Premier League Hall of Fame and Chelsea v Real Madrid in the Champions League

Leicester City took another big step towards a top 4 Premier League finish with their 2-1 win over Crystal Palace last night. We discuss Iheanacho's form and how Leicester have remained impressive on a consistent basis. (Part 2, 18:53) The Premier League have announced Alan Shearer and Thierry Henry will be inaugural inductees into the new Hall of Fame. Who else deserves a spot? (Part 3, 30:52) Chelsea travel to Real Madrid for the first leg of the Champions League semi-final. Can the Blues beat the 13-time winners?
27/04/2149m 27s

More West Brom misery as they look doomed, Leicester looking solidify top 4 place and Raphael Varane to the Premier League?

We take a look at last night's Premier League draw between Villa and West Brom which pulls the Baggies closer to the drop and we talk about what's next for Spurs after cup final heartbreak. (Part 2, 21:33) Crystal Palace and Leicester play tonight - can the Foxes further solidify a Champions League place? (Part 3, 34:26) The latest transfer gossip including rumours of Real Madrid's Raphael Varane coming to the Premier League.
26/04/2152m 17s

Pep wins his 4th Carabao Cup, Chelsea edge out West Ham in Top Four bout as Liverpool/Man United draw and Burnley move away from the drop

Feargal Brennan is joined by Rob Blanchette and Ant McGinley to look back at crucial weekend of Premier League and EFL Cup action.Manchester City secured their fourth successive Carabao Cup title under Pep Guardiola with a 1-0 win over Spurs.Chelsea boosted their Top Four hopes with a win at West Ham and Manchester United moved to within a point of the confirming their Champions League spot with a draw at Leeds.Burnley boosted their survival hopes with a 4-0 hammering of Wolves but Brighton remain in trouble after losing at Sheffield United.
25/04/211h 0m

Huge London derby as West Ham and Chelsea jostle for 4th, rivalry renewed between Leeds and Manchester United and Man City v Spurs cup final

Amidst the backdrop of the failed European Super League, Niall McCaughan is joined by the Daily Mail's Jack Gaughan and Comedian Alex Boardman to look ahead to the weekend's top flight action. Somewhat poetically West Ham and Chelsea square off in a huge clash for a Champions League place, as well as Leeds and Man Utd renewing their top flight rivalry and two 'big 6' sides contesting the League Cup final.
23/04/2156m 45s

Leicester maintain top 4 push as Baggies on the brink, European Super League latest and Arsenal v Everton preview

We discuss the latest developments with the disastrous European Super League plans. (Part 2, 27:11) Leicester City comfortably dispatched West Brom to maintain their Champions League push. Will the Foxes make top 4 and are the Baggies all but relegated? (Part 3, 40:15) We look at tonight's Premier League offering as Arsenal welcome Everton.
23/04/2157m 48s

Should 'Big 6' be punished for European Super League plans, Ed Woodward's Manchester United departure and just how tough is Duncan Ferguson?

The European Super League spectacularly imploded just 48 hours after it's announcement. For the 6 Premier League clubs involved, how should they be punished if at all? We look through the statements released by those teams as well as Ed Woodward announcing he is to leave his executive role at Manchester United. (Part 2, 30:29) Everton have announced Director of Football Marcel Brands has signed a new contract. How will this change the club moving forward? Plus we hear a first hand account of just how tough Duncan Ferguson truly is...
22/04/2159m 37s

European Super League implodes after ‘Big 6’ back out, the new Champions League proposals and tonight’s Premier League double header

The European Super League is on the brink of collapse. We discuss the 'big 6' Premier League sides' withdrawal from the proposals and what it means going forward. (Part 2, 22:26) We answer your European Super League-themed questions. (Part 3, 38:50) Spurs play their first game post-Mourinho tonight against Southampton whilst Man City play Aston Villa.
21/04/2154m 58s

European Super League debate rages on and where next for Tottenham after Mourinho sacking

The Premier League news agenda continues to be dominated by the potential European Super League proposals. We discuss the latest fallout in what has been an earth-shattering 48 hours for football. (Part 2, 31:55) Tottenham have sacked Jose Mourinho. Where do they go next?
20/04/2151m 8s

English game hit by BOMBSHELL as ‘Big 6’ Premier League clubs propose European Super League breakaway and Jose Mourinho SACKED as Spurs boss

English football was rocked by the seismic news yesterday that the 'Big 6' Premier League clubs; Chelsea, Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham are proposing a new breakaway European Super League. We discuss what this means for the future of the English game as well as hearing from Vysyble's Roger Bell, who highlights why football's finances were always heading to this conclusion. (Part 2, 19:24) In more big Premier League news, Tottenham have sacked manager Jose Mourinho. Why have Spurs come to this decision? (Part 3, 42:50) Liverpool play Leeds in the Premier League tonight.
19/04/2152m 31s

Manchester City Quadruple dream ends with FA Cup defeat to Chelsea, Newcastle boost Premier League survival hopes and Fulham draw at Arsenal

Feargal Brennan is joined by Alex Boardman and Ant McGinley to look back at a busy weekend of Premier League and FA Cup action.Manchester City's Quadruple dream is ended with defeat to Chelsea who will face Leicester City in next month's FA Cup final. Newcastle's chances of Premier League survival were boosted with a 3-2 win over West Ham as Fulham slipped to a 97th-minute equaliser at Arsenal.Manchester United have closed in on a Top Four finish thanks to a 3-1 win over Burnley as Sheffield United's relegation was confirmed at Wolves.
18/04/211h 7m

FA Cup semi-final weekend as Manchester City hunt for quadruple and big game between West Ham and Newcastle in the Premier League

Newcastle v West Ham is the pick of this weekend's truncated Premier League schedule as Newcastle look to stave off the drop and West Ham search for an unlikely top 4 spot. We preview all of this weekend's top flight fixtures as well as both FA Cup semi-finals, where Chelsea play a Manchester City side looking to make history this season. Niall McCaughan is joined by The Athletic's Sam Lee and Sky Sports broadcaster Michelle Owen on the podcast.
16/04/2148m 57s

Arsenal and Manchester United breeze through to Europa League semi finals, is Bielsa set to sign a new Leeds deal and the latest FPL tips

Manchester United and Arsenal both made it through to the Europa League semis. That now means there are 4 English sides in the semi finals of this season's UEFA competitions. We discuss both ties (Part 2, 28:50) Matt Dyson from the Gameweek podcast tackles your Fantasy Premier League questions. (Part 3, 42:06) Reports claim that Marcelo Bielsa is close to signing an extension as Leeds manager.
16/04/2159m 12s

Foden and Bellingham shine as Man City progress in Champions League and Paul Pogba's new Amazon documentary

Manchester City are 'writing their own history' says Pep Guardiola after his side beat Dortmund to progress to the semi finals of the Champions League. Dortmund's Jude Bellingham and City's Phil Foden both shone - how good could they be? We also talk about Liverpool's limp exit to Real Madrid. (Part 2, 32:09) Paul Pogba has a new Amazon documentary on the way. Will we see more players bridge the gap between football and entertainment? Plus we discuss Arsenal's Europa League tie with Slavia Prague.
15/04/2151m 2s

Can Liverpool and Man City reach Champions League semis, Mo Salah’s wage concerns and Ian Holloway’s hamster

Chelsea got the job done in their Champions League quarter-final - can Liverpool and Manchester City follow suit to make it 3 Premier League teams in the last 4 of the competition? Plus, we discuss reports suggesting Liverpool are unconvinced Mo Salah should receive top wages. (Part 2, 34:21) We answer your questions, including crazy press conference quotes and Mikel Arteta's Arsenal future beyond this season.
14/04/2152m 24s

Baggies build belief in Premier League survival bid and Leicester 'extremely disappointed' after players breach Covid protocol

Two Premier League games last night - Brighton drew 0-0 with Everton and West Brom gave their unlikely survival hopes a huge boost with a convincing win over Southampton. They surely couldn't pull off another great escape? (Part 2, 19:09) Leicester City players James Maddison, Ayoze Perez and Hamza Choudhury all broke the Foxes' coronavirus protocols last week, leading to some harsh words and actions from boss Brendan Rodgers. We also look at Chelsea's Champions League quarter-final second leg with Porto.
13/04/2141m 8s

What is Arsenal's 'process', VAR debate rages on again and tonight's Premier League games previewed

Arsenal beat Sheffield United 0-3 in the Premier League last night, playing some lovely football. IS that the 'process' Mikel Arteta has been discussing? (Part 2, 16:21) VAR has been at the forefront of this weekend's top flight headlines. Have we reached a point where serious discussions about its future need to be had? (Part 3, 38:31) We preview Brighton v Everton and West Brom v Southampton, the two Premier League fixtures on offer tonight.
12/04/2150m 39s

Manchester United and West Ham secure 'Top Four derby' wins, Liverpool end Anfield losing streak and Allan Saint-Maximin inspires Newcastle

Feargal Brennan, Jay Motty and Pete Hall look back at the weekend's Premier League action on Game Week 31.Manchester United shook off some VAR controversy to seal a vital 3-1 win at Tottenham, West Ham edged out Top Four rivals and Chelsea and Liverpool boosted their own Champions League qualification hopes with wins over Crystal Palace and Aston Villa.Down the bottom, Newcastle opened up a six point gap over relegation rivals Fulham with crucial 2-1 win at Burnley and runaway league leaders Manchester City slip to a shock defeat at home to Leeds.
11/04/211h 3m

Top 4 tussle intensifies as West Ham host Leicester and Man Utd travel to Spurs, plus Newcastle face vital test at Burnley

Niall McCaughan is joined by Manchester City presenter Natalie Pike and Northern Football Reporter for the Daily Mail Jack Gaughan to run the rule over the weekend's Premier League fixtures, where the focus is firmly on the top 4. West Ham and Leicester square off, as do Spurs and Manchester United, with Chelsea taking a trip to Palace. Plus, Burnley welcome Newcastle in a huge clash at the bottom of the table.
09/04/2154m 58s

Man Utd in Europa League control, a must win game for Fulham against Wolves and could Lukaku return to the Premier League?

Manchester United and Arsenal were in Europa League action last night. Man Utd are in control in their tie, but there is still work to be done for Arsenal. (Part 2, 20:56) Fulham have a massive Premier League game tonight against Wolves, which we sense is a must win for top flight survival. (Part 3, 32:42) We discuss the latest transfer gossip including a potential return to England for Romelu Lukaku.
09/04/2144m 42s

Chelsea in control against Porto and former England, West Ham and Wolves winger Matt Jarvis joins us

Chelsea picked up a 0-2 'away' win in the Champions League quarter-final first leg last night. They're in control, but is the tie already over? (Part 2, 12:25) Former Premier League winger Matt Jarvis joins us to discuss his time at West Ham, Norwich, Wolves and now 5th tier Woking - as well as his experience playing for England. (Part 3, 27:12) Arsenal and Man Utd have Europa League knockout ties tonight. How will they get on?
08/04/2146m 56s

Man City strike late against Dortmund, Liverpool lose to Real Madrid, Chelsea play Porto and your questions answered

Borussia Dortmund lost out to a late Phil Foden goal in the Champions League last night as Manchester City take a 2-1 advantage in to the second leg of the Quarter Final. Liverpool meanwhile have an uphill battle as they lost 3-1 at Real Madrid. (Part 2, 21:29) Chelsea suffered a shock Premier League loss to West Brom at the weekend. Can they beat Porto in the Champions League? (Part 3, 31:01) We answer your questions sent in to us via social media.
07/04/2151m 52s

Lingard shines again as Hammers reach 4th spot, Rodriguez returns but Everton falter and Champions League tests for Liverpool and Man City

Everton had James Rodriguez back against Crystal Palace but his goal was only enough for a 1-1 draw. Would Everton be closer to 4th if they had him fit more often? Plus, Jesse Lingard was the main man again with West Ham's 3-2 win over Wolves putting them in the top 4. Can they cling on in the absence of Declan Rice? (Part 2, 27:46) Champions League Quarter Finals are on the agenda tonight for Liverpool who face Real Madrid, and Manchester City who face Erling Haaland's Borussia Dortmund. Could Haaland be at the Etihad more regularly next season?
06/04/2146m 35s

Liverpool boost Top Four hopes with Arsenal win and Newcastle snatch a huge draw against Spurs as rivals Brighton and Fulham lose

Feargal Brennan, Sam Lee and Ant McGinley look back at a massive weekend of Premier League action over the Easter weekend.Liverpool and Manchester United boost their cases for a Top Four finish with wins over Arsenal and Brighton, as European rivals Tottenham drew with Newcastle and Leicester City lost to champions elect Manchester City.Thomas Tuchel's unbeaten start as Chelsea boss is over following a 5-2 defeat against West Brom with struggling Fulham losing ground in the race for survival with defeat at Aston Villa.The gang also preview Monday's games as Everton host Crystal Palace and Champions League chasing West Ham go to Wolves.
04/04/211h 3m

Leicester look to complete Man City double, Arsenal and Liverpool lock horns and struggling Newcastle face Spurs

Niall McCaughan is joined by The Masterclass Podcast's Rob Blanchette and MEN's Senior Football Writer Ty Marshall to run the rule over the weekend's upcoming Premier League fixtures. With Leicester hunting for the top 4 and Manchester City with some important cup games coming up, can the Foxes do the double over Pep Guardiola's side? Plus we discuss the relegation picture involving Fulham, Brighton and Newcastle and can Arsenal make Liverpool's terrible season even worse?
02/04/2157m 21s

England beat Poland but does Southgate know his best team, astronomical Premier League agents fees and Sean Dyche on Crystal Palace radar

England did the job over Poland in their FIFA World Cup Qualifier at Wembley last night. But did the win leave more questions than answers about Southgate's managerial style and the Three Lions set up in general? (Part 2, 28:25) We discuss the huge £272m spent by Premier League clubs on agent fees last season as well as rumours linking Sean Dyche with Crystal Palace.
01/04/2155m 2s

England prepare for Poland test, who will Aguero’s Manchester City replacement be and why is Kalvin Phillips so important to Leeds

With England taking on Poland at Wembley in a World Cup qualifier tonight, we speak to Polish Sports Journalist Tomasz Włodarczyk about what the Three Lions will be up against. With Lewandowski injured, who will step up for Poland? (Part 2, 15:39) Does Leeds United's Kalvin Phillips deserve his place in the England squad? We discuss why he works so well in his role at Elland Road. (Part 3, 26:09) We answer your questions, including whether more needs to be done to tackle social media abuse and who Man City should replace Aguero with.
31/03/2147m 56s

Nick Pope given England ultimatum regarding Burnley future and Adios Aguero as Manchester City legend announces he’s leaving

Sergio Aguero has revealed this will be his final season at Manchester City. He'll be given a statue, but after 10 amazing seasons at the Etihad and some unforgettable goals, just how much of a great is he on the Blue side of Manchester? We speak to Man City fans Nat Pike and Ant McGinley to discuss the striker's legacy. (Part 2, 21:49) Has Gareth Southgate committed football snobbery? Sky Sports claim the England boss has told Burnley keeper Nick Pope he needs to leave the Clarets this summer if he wants to remain as England's number one. Harsh on 'unfashionable' Burnley?
30/03/2134m 21s

Haaland’s Chelsea link, successful second spells and former Wales and Forest keeper Mark Crossley joins us

Dortmund's Erling Haaland is hot property at the moment. He's been linked with both Manchester City and Manchester United - but also Chelsea. Is Stamford Bridge a potential destination? (Part 2, 22:00) Nottingham Forest legend and former Wales number 1 Mark Crossley joins us to discuss his career, modern-day goalkeeping and playing under the iconic Brian Clough. (Part 3, 40:18) After Gareth Bale's disappointing return to Spurs, which players have had a more successful second spell at their club?
29/03/2151m 50s

England edge out Albania, Man City prepare for life after Sergio Aguero and Harry Kane demands showdown Tottenham talks

Feargal Brennan is joined by Jonathan Smith and Ant McGinley to review England's 2-0 World Cup qualifier win over Albania with Gareth Southgate's bloated squad options continuing to grow.The team also look at some breaking Premier League news with Erling Haaland and Romelu Lukaku linked to Manchester City as Serio Aguero looks set to leave the club this summer. Plus Harry Kane is rumoured to be wanting summer talks with Jose Mourinho and Daniel Levy over his future at the club.
28/03/2157m 34s

FFP analysis with Kieran Maguire, England v Albania preview and Pep's best ever Manchester City XI

Feargal Brennan, Sam Lee and Adam Keyworth are on duty to preview England's trip to Albania and delve into some of the biggest football stories doing the rounds.Our own Jim Salveson chats to football finance expert Kieran Maguire about the latest news surrounding FFP and UEFA plans for it with Sam and Adam picking the ultimate Manchester City XI under Pep Guardiola.
27/03/211h 8m

England BATTER San Marino 5-0, squad decisions for Gareth Southgate and Prince Abdullah speaks out on Chris Wilder's Blades exit

Feargal Brennan, Marley Anderson and Steve McNorton look back at England 2022 World Cup qualification curtain raiser as the Three Lions roared to a 5-0 win over San Marino. The team also look at some of the selection dilemmas facing Gareth Southgate ahead of this summer's European Championships plus Prince Abdullah's revealing interview on the reasons behind Chris Wilder's exit from Sheffield United.
26/03/2150m 36s

England hoping for double figures v San Marino, FFP set to be SCRAPPED by UEFA and 8,000 fans to return for the EFL Cup final

Feargal Brennan is joined by John-Paul Hughes and Callum Tyler to preview this week's 2022 World Cup qualifiers as the road to Qatar gets underway.England face minnows San Marino and Scotland face a battle at home to Austria with both sides set for their last competitive test before this summer's European Championships.The guys also look at the latest news of UEFA's plans to scrap FFP and the proposal to allow 8,000 fans into Wembley for next month's EFL Cup final.
25/03/2152m 51s

Gareth Bale ruffles Tottenham feathers, Rashford is Premier League’s most valued asset and football’s funniest moments

Gareth Bale has claimed he'll be returning to Real Madrid after his loan spell at Spurs and his aim at Tottenham was to get match fit for Wales' Euro 2020 campaign. Are Spurs fans right to be annoyed? (Part 2, 17:55) CIES Football Observatory have released their latest data, with Marcus Rashford rated as commanding the highest transfer fee. Declan Rice is also in the Premier League's top 10. (Part 3, 35:22) We answer your questions, including what are some of the funniest moments we can remember in football.
24/03/2153m 16s

Man City eye Ings as Aguero replacement, can Harry Kane catch Alan Shearer's goal record and van de Beek's Man Utd future

Sky Sports claim that Southampton's Danny Ings is in the frame to replace Sergio Aguero at Manchester City. Should City be looking at the likes of Haaland instead, despite increased cost? Is this the latest sign that Aguero is leaving in the summer? What does it mean for Gabriel Jesus? (Part 2, 19:53) Harry Kane scored his 160th Premier League goal at the weekend. Can he catch Alan Shearer's record of 260 strikes? Plus we discuss Donny van de Beek's Manchester United future.
23/03/2137m 20s

Tottenham bounce back against Villa after wretched week and Steve Bruce scrutiny intensifies at Newcastle

Tottenham beat Aston Villa in the Premier League last night with a 2-0 victory at Villa Park. Mourinho found a way to lift Spurs of the floor - but it was Harry Kane on the floor during the game. Was Mike Dean right to give a penalty to the England captain? (Part 2, 28:41) We choose our heroes and villains from the weekend, with Steve Bruce once again a nominee...
22/03/2147m 10s

FA Cup/Premier League Mash Up - Leicester City, Chelsea and Man City into the semis, Arsenal v West Ham thriller, Brighton beat Newcastle

Feargal Brennan is joined by Rob Blanchette and Jay Motty to review the weekend's FA Cup and Premier League action.Leicester City are through to their first FA Cup semi since 1982 after beating Manchester United with Manchester City, Chelsea and Southampton joining them in the last four.Arsenal somehow picked up a 3-3 draw at West Ham and Brighton thrashed Newcastle 3-0 in their Premier League relegation six-pointer.
21/03/2152m 23s

HUGE 6 pointer as Newcastle play Brighton, thoughts on the Champions League draw and Gareth Southgate’s controversial England selection

Niall McCaughan is joined by Football Journalist Pete Hall and Broadcaster Michelle Owen to run the rule over the handful of Premier League fixtures this weekend, where Newcastle and Brighton square off in a huge relegation clash. Michelle also shares her experiences of what it's like being a woman in a male dominated industry in light of recent events, and the Champions League draw for Premier League sides and Gareth Southgate's latest England squad are also on the agenda.
20/03/211h 8m

Tottenham's Europa loss puts question mark over Jose Mourinho's future at Spurs PLUS Fulham MUST BEAT Leeds in Premier League clash.

Today's does of Premier League News and Views has a very continental feel as Football Social Daily looks at the Europa League exploits of Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham. Both The Red Devils and the Gunners saw their way through to the next round of the competition thanks to wins over AC Milan and Olympiakos but for Spurs it wasn't so easy. Jose Mourinho saw his side throw away a two goal advantage as they crashed out against Dinamo Zagreb. Does it mean The Special Ones time in London is coming to a very un-Special end?We also take a look at Friday nights Premier League game as Fulham take on Leeds at Craven Cottage desperate for 3 points to help their Premier League survival and with LUFC's record in the Capital, they'll certainly fancy their chances.Hit subscribe/follow now so you never miss a show - new episodes everyday!
19/03/2149m 11s

Chelsea control Atletico and reach Champions League quarters and can Man Utd see off Milan in the Europa League

Chelsea reached the Champions League final for the first time in 7 years as they comfortable saw off Atletico Madrid at Stamford Bridge. Thomas Tuchel still hasn't lost as Blues boss and they look rock solid at the back. Can they go deep in Europe this season? (Part 2, 25:35) Arsenal and Spurs look poised to head into the next stage of the Europa League, but things aren't so certain for Manchester United. Can they see of AC Milan at the San Siro with Pogba and Cavani back in contention?
18/03/2148m 4s

Man City cruise through in Europe, Chelsea and Atletico Madrid lock horns and who is next season's Premier League title pick?

Manchester City made light work of their Champions League tie with Borussia Monchengladbach last night. With more standout play from Phil Foden, should England boss Gareth Southgate be starting him for the Three Lions? (Part 2, 14:34) Chelsea and Atletico Madrid do battle in their Champions League second leg tie tonight. With injuries to the side, can Chelsea reach the quarter finals? (Part 3, 26:43) We answer your questions including who is next season's pick for the Premier League crown.
17/03/2146m 42s

Could Wolves’ Patricio have avoided injury in Liverpool loss and Sterling debunks Guardiola bust-up ahead of Man City's Champions League tie

Liverpool secured a 0-1 Premier League victory away at Wolves last night, with former Wanderers player Diogo Jota scoring the winner. It's a great result for Liverpool, however the game was overshadowed by a nasty head injury to Wolves keeper Rui Patricio. We discuss whether the incident could've been avoided and the latest Premier League concussion protocols. (Part 2. 29:20) Manchester City face Monchengladbach in their Champions League Last 16 second leg game with a 2-0 aggregate lead. Can City pull off an unlikely quadruple this season? Plus we look at Sterling rubbishing rumours of a rift with Guardiola.
16/03/2146m 9s

Did Moyes get West Ham approach wrong against Man Utd, just how dire are things at Liverpool and left-footed Lamela

West Ham were beaten by Manchester United at Old Trafford as David Moyes' wretched league record away at the Red Devils continued. Did he get his Hammers approach wrong as they hunt for the top 4? (Part 2, 23:47) Liverpool travel to Wolves in the Premier League tonight. How bad a crisis are the Reds in? (Part 3, 39:39) We pick our heroes and villains from the weekend and Erik Lamela's left foot is part of the debate...
15/03/2156m 12s

North London painted RED as Arsenal beat Spurs, Leicester boost Top Four hopes with Sheffield United win and Brighton ease relegation fears

Feargal Brennan, Dave Scott and Ant McGinley look back at another busy weekend of Premier League action.Arsenal injected some life into their dwindling season with a 2-1 derby win over rivals Tottenham, Leicester City boosted their chances of a Top Four spot as they hammered Sheffield United and Brighton put some distance between themselves and the drop zone with a 2-1 win at Southampton.
14/03/211h 0m

North London Derby, Blades begin life after Wilder, Brighton perilously close to bottom 3 and top 4 clash at Old Trafford

Niall McCaughan is with the MEN's Ty Marshall and Stretford Paddock's Jay Motty to run the rule over the weekend's Premier League games. There's a big game in North London as Arsenal play Spurs, West Ham travel to Manchester United in a top 4 clash, Brighton look to avoid dropping in to the relegation zone when they visit Southampton and Sheffield United begin life after Chris Wilder with a tricky trip to Leicester. All of Saturday's and Sunday's top flight action previewed on Football Social Daily - new episodes every day of the season!
13/03/211h 1m

Chris Wilder SACKED as Sheffield United manager, Newcastle welcome Villa tonight and the latest Fantasy Premier League tips

Europa League action last night for Man Utd, Arsenal and Spurs. Wins for the North London sides but a draw for United against AC Milan where they weren't at the races. (Part 2, 26:20) Reaction to the breaking news that Chris Wilder has been SACKED as Sheffield United boss, plus build up to Newcastle v Aston Villa. (Part 3, 41:33) Matt Dyson from the Gameweek podcast joins us to discuss the latest Fantasy Premier League tips.
12/03/2152m 54s

Mahrez the man for City, Liverpool through in the Champions League and Europa League action for Man Utd, Spurs and Arsenal tonight

Manchester City beat Southampton 5-2 in the Premier League last night. Riyad Mahrez starred, but unfortunately so did VAR... (Part 2, 22:53) Liverpool progressed to the Champions League quarter finals with a 2-0 win over Leipzig. Can the Reds go all the way for a 7th time? (Part 3, 34:29) Europa League Last 16 games tonight for Arsenal and Spurs, but also for Man Utd who have the toughest test against AC Milan.
11/03/2152m 21s

Can Liverpool progress in Europe, the weird potential changes to the Champions League and is Dean Henderson Man United's new number 1?

Liverpool are in dreadful form but they have a chance to reach the Champions League quarter finals tonight when they play RB Leipzig. Klopp has stated he is staying at Liverpool - can he turn them around? (Part 2, 20:41) Juventus president Andrea Agnelli has said there are UEFA proposals to modify the Champions League's current format. The changes could be ratified soon and might have an impact on the English Premier League... (Part 3, 41:54) All questions answered! We tackle your social media queries including whether we think Dean Henderson has done enough to displace David De Gea as Manchester United's first choice goalkeeper.
10/03/211h 0m

Solid Chelsea see off Everton as Havertz shines, Hammers continue top 4 hunt and are Southampton set for Man City backlash?

Chelsea beat Everton 2-0 in the Premier League last night to secure 4th spot for the time being. Kai Havertz was impressive - why has it taken so long for him to perform? (Part 2, 12:07) West Ham beat Leeds to stay in the Champions League hunt. Lingard and Dawson both scored but can the Hammers hold on to those loan stars - and Declan Rice? (Part 3, 24:03) Man City welcome Southampton to the Etihad on Wednesday. Will wounded City bounce back with venom after the weekend's Manchester derby defeat?
09/03/2135m 17s

Chelsea v Everton and Leeds v West Ham in Champions League chase as Tottenham try to rejoin Premier League top 4 hunt

Tottenham dispatched Crystal Palace last night 4-1; have Spurs rejoined the top 4 race? How important will Gareth Bale's contribution be before the end of the season? (Part 2, 20:13) Chelsea take on Everton with both sides eyeing a Champions League finish, with West Ham also in the hunt as they play Leeds (Part 3, 48:28) We discuss our heroes and villains from the weekend's action including terrible tackles and Roy Keane's misplaced annoyance.
08/03/211h 2m

Manchester United stop Manchester City's winning run at 21, Liverpool lose a SIXTH straight game at Anfield and Fulham's survival push

Feargal Brennan is joined by Rob Blanchette and Sam Lee to look back at big weekend at both ends of the Premier League table.Manchester United ended Manchester City's winning run at 21 games with a crucial 2-0 win at the Etihad Stadium, Liverpool lost a SIXTH Anfield game in 2021 and Fulham boosted their Premier League survival chances.
07/03/2153m 56s

Premier League derby day in Manchester, Liverpool lacking home comforts as Fulham visit and Baggies battle Newcastle

Niall McCaughan is joined by Manchester City fan Adam Keyworth and the Independent's Northern Football Correspondent Mark Critchley to look ahead to the weekend's top flight action. Can Manchester United stop firing blanks and end Manchester City's incredible winning run, will West Brom or Newcastle come out on top at the Hawthorns and can Fulham take advantage of Liverpool's abject Anfield record?
06/03/211h 5m

Liverpool make unwanted history with Chelsea defeat, Fulham unfortunate against Spurs and Everton continue top 4 chase

Liverpool lost their 5th consecutive Premier League home game for the first time in their history last night when they were beaten 0-1 by Chelsea. How does Jurgen Klopp solve things at Anfield? (Part 2, 22:34) Fulham may feel hard done by against Spurs with a controversial handball call in their 1-0 loss. (Part 3, 36:14) West Brom continue to struggle to survive as Everton got closer to the top 4 with victory.
05/03/2152m 12s

Manchester United draw another blank, Steve Bruce loses it in Newcastle bust-up and Chelsea face Liverpool

Manchester United once again could only manage a goalless draw last night, this time against Crystal Palace. Why is a side with such attacking talent struggling in front of goal? We also look at Burnley 1-1 Leicester and Sheffield United avoiding matching Derby's unwanted Premier League record with victory over a dire Aston Villa. (Part 2, 27:42) A report in the Daily Mail claims that Newcastle boss Steve Bruce and player Matt Ritchie had an altercation at training. What happens next for the Toon? (Part 3, 39:34) We take a look at tonight's top flight fixtures including Liverpool v Chelsea, West Brom v Everton and Fulham v Spurs.
04/03/2153m 49s

Man City march on, Premier League previews and how do we improve top flight referees?

Manchester City beat Wolves 4-1 to extend their winning run to 21 games in a row. Surely the title is already theirs? (Part 2, 28:07) We preview tonight's Premier League fixtures with Man Utd's away record and Palace's contract problems on the agenda, as well as Burnley v Leicester and Sheffield United v Aston Villa under the microscope. (Part 3, 42:28) We answer the questions you have sent in to us, including how refereeing can improve in the Premier League.
03/03/211h 0m

Everton end poor home form as Southampton struggle, are England weak at CB and can Wolves do anything to stop Manchester City?

Everton put a stop to their worst home league run since the 1950's when they beat Southampton 1-0 at Goodison Park in the Premier League last night. Does Richarlison need to score more this season, is Sigurdsson redeeming himself at Everton, and is Michael Keane one of Gareth Southgate's choices for the Euros with England? (Part 2, 23:26) Manchester City welcome Wolves in the top flight tonight. Can Wanderers do anything to stop an imperious City?
02/03/2136m 42s

Liverpool stop the rot, Premier League players fume at referees in post match interviews and Everton take on Southampton

Liverpool ended their worst top flight run for 18 years on Sunday evening when they beat bottom club Sheffield United 0-2 at Bramall Lane. Now the Reds have stopped the rot, do they have enough to crack the top 4? (Part 2, 24:02) We choose our heroes and villains from the weekend's Premier League action, with a particular focus on the anger at referees from some players this weekend... (Part 3, 46:11) Everton take on Southampton in tonight's Premier League game. Can Everton make Europe and will Southampton continue to struggle?
01/03/2158m 40s

Chelsea and Manchester United bore draw, 'tired' Leicester City slip up against Arsenal and the battle to dodge the drop

Feargal Brennan is joined by Jay Motty and Ant McGinley to look back at the weekend that was in the Premier League.Chelsea and Manchester United played out their second boring 0-0 of the season at Stamford Bridge, Arsenal dented Leicester City's Champions League push at the King Power and plenty of movement in the Premier League relegation zone.
28/02/211h 6m

Hammers hoping to halt Man City momentum, Tuchel’s tough test against Man United, pressure building for Fulham and Newcastle

Niall McCaughan is joined by Football Journalist Pete Hall and Comedian Alex Boardman to look ahead to the weekend's Premier League action. Can the high-flying Hammers end Man City's remarkable run? Will Thomas Tuchel come through his toughest Premier League test against Man United with all 3 points for Chelsea? And just how close is it between Fulham and Newcastle? All the weekend's games previewed on this edition of Football Social Daily.
27/02/211h 2m

Leicester crash out of Europa League, Arsenal scrape through and how much is Declan Rice worth to West Ham?

Arsenal left it late to see off Benfica but ultimately did enough to get through in the Europa League. Are we seeing them rediscover their attacking flair? (Part 2, 15:28) Leicester City were knocked out by Slavia Prague, to the surprise of many. Was Brendan Rodgers right to only target the Premier League, or have the Foxes missed a great opportunity? Can they hang on to the top 4? (Part 3, 27:00) The latest paper talk including rumours regarding Man Utd's Dean Henderson and the fee it will take to lure Declan Rice away from West Ham.
26/02/2145m 31s

Man City, Man Utd and Spurs comfortable in Europe, Arsenal and Leicester with work to do and the latest FPL tips!

Man City won 0-2 last night in the Champions League. Despite it being the halfway point against Monchengladbach, surely Pep's side are through to the quarter finals? Plus we discuss Bale and Alli as Spurs confirm safe passage through in the Europa League. (Part 2, 23:50) Can Arsenal and Leicester go through in their ties, and will Solskjaer bleed in some Man Utd youngsters? (Part 3, 39:53) Matt Dyson from the Gameweek podcast joins us to chat the latest FPL tips.
25/02/2153m 27s

Leeds back to winning ways as Southampton suffer again, Olivier Giroud genius and is the Premier League overrated?

Leeds comfortably saw off Southampton to go 10th, meanwhile Saints are now winless in 9 Premier League games. What has happened to them? Do they need a change? (Part 2, 19:31) Chelsea secured a vital away win in the Champions League against Atletico Madrid with Giroud's wonder strike sealing it. Can they hold on in the second leg? Plus, Man City play Monchengladbach in their last 16 game tonight. (Part 3, 37:10) We answer your questions, including if we think the Premier League is overrated!
24/02/2154m 5s

Government pinpoint return of fans, Crystal Palace pinch the points courtesy of Christian Benteke and will Bielsa stick it out at Leeds?

The UK Government has revealed it's 'roadmap' out of coronavirus lockdown and a return of fans to stadia has been earmarked in time for the final day of the Premier League season. But would this be fair? (Part 2, 11:28) Christian Benteke's 90th minute volley secured a dramatic win for Crystal Palace over rivals Brighton. The Seagulls dominated but couldn't get the job done... (Part 3, 29:19) Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa is biding his time over contract talks once again. Should the Whites be concerned or is it just Bielsa being Bielsa?
23/02/2137m 48s

Is Martial the man for Man United, are Newcastle going down, can Palace cope without Zaha and does Thiago fit at Liverpool?

Newcastle lost 3-1 to Manchester United last night. We discuss whether Anthony Martial is deserving of his recent critics and whether the Toon are in danger of the drop. (Part 2, 25:50) Crystal Palace look lost without Zaha. Should they be looking over their shoulders? How will they fare in tonight's game with rivals Brighton? (Part 3, 36:49) We choose our heroes and villains from the weekend, with a particular focus on the Merseyside Derby...
22/02/2153m 1s

Party like it's 1999 as Everton win at Anfield, Fulham push Sheffield United's relegation button and it's 18 straight Manchester City wins

Feargal Brennan, Rob Blanchette and Adam Keyworth look back at historical weekend for the blue half of Merseyside.Carlo Ancelotti's side won at Anfield for the first time since 1999, as the Reds record their worst run of form for a century.Fulham look to have put the final nail in Sheffield United's Premier League coffin and Manchester City made it 18 wins in a row with a stroll at Arsenal.PLUS plenty of 1999 trivia!!
21/02/211h 2m

Merseyside derby, London derby, relegation 6 pointer and top 4 clash all in store this Premier League weekend

Niall McCaughan is joined by the Daily Mail's Jack Gaughan and Manchester City presenter Natalie Pike to take a look at the weekend's Premier League action. Can Everton win their first Merseyside derby at Anfield this century? Can West Ham get one over on Tottenham in a London derby? Will Fulham win a 6 pointer with Sheffield United? All the weekend's fixtures previewed on Football Social Daily!
20/02/2157m 5s

Manchester United and Spurs comfortable in Europa League, Arsenal still have work to do and Wolves play Leeds in the Premier League tonight

Manchester United picked up a big win in the Europa League Round of 32 last night. With 4 away goals against Real Sociedad, they are in pole position to progress. (Part 2, 15:57) Arsenal and Tottenham also had European matches last night with differing results. Arsenal still have work to do against Benfica whilst Spurs already have a foot in the next round. (Part 3, 41:15) The Premier League weekend kicks off tonight as Wolves play Leeds at Molineux. We preview the action, discussing form, Pedro Neto, Patrick Bamford and more.
19/02/2155m 38s

Manchester City open up 10 point gap, Fulham draw yet again and Europa League action returns for Spurs, Leicester and Manchester United

Manchester City continued their remarkable winning run with a 1-3 victory at Everton last night. Can anyone catch City now they've opened up a 10 point gap at the top, and can the Toffees finish in the top 4 after wobbly home form recently? (Part 2, 18:17) Burnley and Fulham drew 1-1 at Turf Moor in their game - have Fulham left themselves too much to do to stay up with the amount of draws they've had? (Part 3, 27:56) Europa League action is back tonight. Where does the competition lie in Man Utd's list of priorities, can Leicester go all the way and will Spurs get back on track after poor form?
18/02/2159m 20s

Liverpool end losing streak and what is going on at Barcelona!?

Both Premier League and Champions League chat on the Football Social Daily today. We talk Liverpool after Jurgen Klopp and co pulled the monkey off their back by ending their recent run of 3 defeats with a win over RB Leipzig. We also stray outside of our usual lane by talking Barcelona after their 4-1 loss to PSG... how can a team with Lionel Messi in it be so bad?Plus there is plenty of Premier League action to get our teeth into as Burnely take on Fulham and Everton welcome Champions elect (??) Manchester City to Goodison Park.Hit subscribe now so you get our daily episodes as soon as they are ready and find more GEAT sport at
17/02/2152m 26s

West Ham comfortably beat Blades, another Chelsea win for 'tinkerman' Tuchel and Liverpool return to Champions League action

West Ham won 3-0 against Sheffield United last night to lift themselves closer to the top 4. We discuss Declan Rice's performance and David Moyes' ability to get results without a striker in the side. (Part 2, 20:18) Chelsea beat Newcastle 2-0 on Monday but Thomas Tuchel again tinkered with the team. Does he know his best side? Or is there more at play? (Part 3, 36:21) Champions League action returns as Liverpool play RB Leipzig in a neutral venue in Budapest. Should away goals still count when neither side will be playing at home in this tie?
16/02/2147m 46s

Can Maja inspire Fulham to safety, will West Ham blow European chances without a striker, will Chelsea be less boring and does Salah dive?

Josh Maja scored twice on debut as Fulham beat Everton at Goodison Park for the first time ever in the Premier League. Have Fulham - and Maja - shown enough to suggest they can pull off a great escape? (Part 2, 19:18) Can Chelsea and West Ham keep their respective European hopes on track tonight? They take on Newcastle and Sheffield United respectively. (Part 3, 44:35) We discuss some heroes and villains from the weekend, including a debate over whether Mo Salah is a diver...
15/02/2158m 8s

Jurgen Klopp concedes Liverpool's title defence after Leicester loss, Man City batter Tottenham and Man United draw at WBA

Feargal Brennan is joined by Jonathan Smith and Jay Motty for a Valentine's Day show to look back at a crucial weekend at the top of the Premier League.Jurgen Klopp admitted his Liverpool side will not defend their title after losing at Leicester City, while current leaders Manchester City cruised past Tottenham and rivals Manchester United slipped to a shock 1-1 draw at struggling West Brom.
14/02/2157m 7s

Will Mourinho magic end Man City momentum, Leicester take on Liverpool in top 4 clash and can Man United get back to winning ways

Niall McCaughan is joined by Manchester City content creator Steven McInerney and The Independent's Northern Football Correspondent Mark Critchley to preview the weekend's Premier League action, including Tottenham trying to end Man City's remarkable run, Leicester v Liverpool in a top 4 tussle and Manchester United looking to avoid an upset at West Brom.
13/02/2159m 55s

Southampton into FA Cup quarters, will Chelsea click, is Jose in jeopardy and the latest FPL tips

Southampton got through to the FA cup quarter finals by beating Wolves. Where are Wolves going wrong and can Southampton's Danny Ings rediscover form? Plus we look at Barnsley's efforts against Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea yesterday. (Part 2, 28:52) Is Jose Mourinho's Spurs position at stake this season? Also we look at yet another Paul Pogba transfer rumour. (Part 3, 46:34) Matt Dyson from the Gameweek Podcast joins Jim to discuss the latest FPL advice.
12/02/2156m 52s

9 goal thriller as Everton dump out Spurs, Manchester City set a new record and can Chelsea deal with a baltic Barnsley?

Everton beat Tottenham 5-4 in a pulsating FA Cup tie last night. Can Carlo Ancelotti's Blues go all the way, and how damaging is cup defeat for Jose Mourinho? Plus, imperious Manchester City became record breakers with their win at Swansea. (Part 2, 23:12) Sheffield United and Leicester both won last night. How will they treat their respective cup runs? (Part 3, 34:16) 5th round action isn't done yet! Wolves welcome Southampton and Chelsea travel to a chilly Barnsley in tonight's fixtures.
11/02/2146m 15s

Manchester United into the FA Cup 1/4 Finals and FA Cup Previews including SWAMCI and EVETOT.

It's the magic of the FA Cup as Jim and the team look at the cup games that feature Premier League teams!Manchester United saw off West Ham in last nights (frustrating) 1-0 win. Can Ole take the reds all the way to Wembley. We also asses the chances of Everton, Spurs, Sheffield United, Leicester and Brighton whilst asking "Can Manchester City do the Quadruple?".Plus we tackle your questions in "Any Question Answered" which includes a debate on wether Phil Foden should be going to the Euros with England.
10/02/2154m 17s

Bamford bags 100th goal as Leeds beat Palace, Mike Dean asks not to referee this weekend and FA Cup action at Old Trafford

Leeds beat Palace 2-0 at Elland Road in the Premier League last night, with Patrick Bamford's 100th career goal securing the points. Will Chelsea be regretting letting the striker leave Stamford Bridge without giving him a chance? Plus, how do Palace solve their issues that arise when Wilf Zaha is missing? (Part 2, 21:11) Referee Mike Dean has been sent some despicable death threats. Are issues like this he reason why referees are shielded from the media? (Part 3, 37:28) FA Cup action tonight as West Ham travel to Manchester United.
09/02/2150m 46s

Blades beaten by Tuchel's Chelsea, Leeds take on Crystal Palace and Klopp's 'excuses' continue

Chelsea beat Sheffield United in the Premier League last night. Thomas Tuchel has got off to a good start as Blues boss, but is there more to come from his side? Were the Blades hard done by? Will Wilder stay? (Part 2, 23:37) Leeds play Crystal Palace tonight in the top flight. Bielsa and Hodgson are both experienced but what do we make of their differing styles? (Part 3, 36:39) After Liverpool's loss to Man City, Jurgen Klopp was making excuses again. How annoying are those excuses and what are some of the best in the history of the game?
08/02/2146m 40s

Manchester City smash Liverpool 4-1 Anfield, last gasp Everton draw 3-3 at Manchester United and in form Villa beat Arsenal

Feargal Brennan is joined by Rob Blanchette and Pete Hall to look back at a crucial weekend of Premier League action.Pep Guardiola's Manchester City move five points clear at the top with a dominant 4-1 win at defending champions Liverpool, Dominic Calvert-Lewin secured a last gasp draw for Everton at Manchester United and Dean Smith's Aston Villa beat Arsenal 1-0 at Villa Park.PLUS all the other action as Sheffield United, West Brom and Fulham find themselves cut adrift in the drop zone.
07/02/2156m 23s

Are Liverpool out of the title race if they lose to Man City, is Jose Mourinho old news and will Southampton bounce back from 9-0 smashing?

Niall McCaughan is joined by host of The Masterclass podcast and Manchester United expert Rob Blanchette and The Athletic's Manchester City correspondent Sam Lee to preview the weekend's Premier League fixtures. Are Liverpool out of the title race if they lose to Man City, is Mourinho's misery at Spurs a surprise and can Southampton recover from midweek embarrassment? All that and more on this edition of Football Social Daily.
06/02/2158m 52s

Miserable Mourinho makes a return as Spurs lose to Chelsea and possible Champions League changes

Tottenham lost their third game in a row last night as Chelsea picked up all three points. Jose Mourinho was not a happy man as questions begin over his job at Spurs. What does the future hold for him? (Part 2, 21:47) Changes to the Champions League to include more Premier League sides have been proposed. Is this good for the game? (Part 3, 39:15) We look at some of the free transfer available now the transfer window has closed.
05/02/2146m 46s

Liverpool losing grip on Premier League title, Hammers hunting for top 4, Man City in pole position and Tuchel takes on Mourinho

Liverpool hadn't lost at Anfield in the Premier League for more than 3 years until defeat to Burnley last week - now they've lost two on the spin as Brighton pinched the points. Where are the Reds struggling? Plus, we look at Lingard's lightning debut for high-flying West Ham. (Part 2, 19:55) We look back across the other fixtures from last night including wins for Leicester, Everton and Man City. (Part 3, 36:27) Tottenham take on Chelsea as Thomas Tuchel takes on the wily Mourinho.
04/02/2148m 17s

Southampton SMASHED 9-0 by Manchester United, dodgy red cards, big win for the Blades and tonight’s Premier League action previewed

Manchester United equalled their record Premier League win with a 9(Nine)-0 smashing of Southampton. It's Saints' second 9-0 thrashing under Ralph Hasenhuttl. Should he stay as manager? Plus we discuss strange red card decisions in the game at Old Trafford and Arsenal's defeat at Wolves. (Part 2, 28:15) Newcastle's defeat to Palace and Sheffield United's big win over West Brom discussed as well as looking ahead to tonight's Premier League action. (Part 3, 45:34) Will Liverpool's new signings start in their game with Brighton this evening?
03/02/2158m 16s

Relegation 6 pointer, Man Utd look to keep pace and tepid Transfer Deadline Day sees Liverpool, Everton and West Brom strengthen

Premier League action tonight with two games at 6pm. West Brom visit Sheffield United in a huge clash at the bottom, and out of sorts Wolves host Arsenal. (Part 2, 22:00) Transfer Deadline Day was pretty dull but there was movement on Merseyside as well as at West Brom and Arsenal. (Part 3, 39:10) Manchester United host Southampton as they look to reignite their title challenge and Newcastle play Crystal Palace.
02/02/2151m 52s

Tepid Tottenham succumb to rare Brighton home win, arrogant Allardyce and the latest Premier League deadline day deals

Brighton got their first home Premier League win in 15 attempts last night against Spurs. What's happening to Tottenham? (Part 2, 15:10) We discuss heroes and villains from the weekend, including Big Sam's perceived arrogance... (Part 3, 28:15) The latest Premier League gossip on transfer deadline day.
01/02/2147m 56s

Manchester United's title cojones questioned after Arsenal draw, Manchester City stay top and Liverpool power past West Hamt West

Feargal Brennan is joined by Dave Scott and Alex Boardman to look back at huge weekend at the top of the Premier League table.Manchester Untied wobbled again as they drew 0-0 at Arsenal, Manchester City extended their lead at the top with victory over Sheffield United and Liverpool fired a title reminder with a crucial three points at West Ham.
31/01/2153m 28s

Manchester City in pole position, Man United look for response against old adversaries Arsenal and can West Ham avoid vertigo against Liverp

Niall McCaughan is joined by the Daily Mail's Northern Football Reporter Jack Gaughan and Manchester City presenter Nat Pike for a full preview of the weekend's Premier League fixtures. Man Utd slipped up midweek, but can they bounce back against an old rival in Arsenal, Man City can maintain pole position with a win over Sheffield United but Leicester are on their tail - they play Wolves. West Brom face Fulham in a legitimate '6-pointer' and West Ham look to stay in the dizzying heights of the top 6 with a tough test against Liverpool. All that on more on the only daily Premier League podcast, Football Social Daily.
30/01/2150m 2s

Liverpool get their swagger back, Spurs lose Kane to injury, Big Sam wants a big man and will Chelsea allow a young star to leave?

Liverpool beat Tottenham 1-3 last night in the Premier League to end a wretched run of form. Have Jurgen Klopp's side got their mojo back? Can they edge back in to the title race? Plus, we discuss the injury to Harry Kane and how it might be to the detriment of Mourinho's Spurs moving forward. (Part 2, 27:09) The latest top flight transfers, including Jesse Lingard to West Ham, Odegaard to Arsenal and potential deals for West Brom and Chelsea.
29/01/2150m 40s

Blades shock Man United, Stamford Bridge stalemate the start for Tuchel and fragile Liverpool head to Spurs

Plenty of action last night in the Premier League, where the biggest shock came at Old Trafford. League leaders Manchester United were beaten by rock bottom Sheffield United - where did Solskjaer's side go wrong? (Part 2, 17:54) Chelsea began life under Thomas Tuchel with a 0-0 draw. Were there encouraging signs for the Blues? (Part 3, 33:01) Burnley turned the tables on Aston Villa in an entertaining game and a disillusioned Liverpool face another tough test at Tottenham.
28/01/2150m 17s

Big Sam in bother as Man City thrash West Brom, West Ham in the top 4 and the Thomas Tuchel era begins at Chelsea

Manchester City went top of the Premier League last night by thrashing West Brom. How good do City look and how tough a task does Sam Allardyce have? Plus we discuss all the other games from Tuesday night including West Ham breaking in to the Champions League spots. (Part 2, 34:04) Chelsea begin life under Thomas Tuchel tonight as they welcome Wolves. What can their new coach bring them? Plus we preview all of Wednesday's top flight games.
27/01/211h 1m

Abramovich ruthless and Chelsea managerless, Premier League previews and will there be a Rafa Benitez reunion at Newcastle?

Frank Lampard was sacked yesterday as Chelsea boss, but did the club legend overlook the club's sacking culture? Thomas Tuchel, ex-PSG boss, is said to be his replacement. (Part 2, 20:05) Plenty of Premier League action on the agenda tonight including West Brom v Man City and Crystal Palace v West Ham. Can the Hammers get in to the top 4 and can the Baggies spring an upset? (Part 3, 43:48) The latest transfer gossip including a possible Premier League return for Edin Dzeko, and manager Rafa Benitez is out of work too...
26/01/2157m 39s

Frank Lampard SACKED as Chelsea manager, Spurs face wily Wycombe in the FA Cup, West Brom want every striker

The news was emerging as the podcast was being recorded that Frank Lampard was set to lose his job as Chelsea boss. Although it was yet to be confirmed at the time, we react to the news that Chelsea have yet again gone for a change of manager. (Part 2, 13:18) Tottenham face Wycombe in the FA Cup tonight and Everton were professional against Sheffield Wednesday. Can either side win the cup this season? (Part 3, 37:16) We discuss the latest Premier League transfer news, including West Brom seemingly after a host of different strikers!
25/01/2158m 17s

FA Cup Special - Manchester United DUMP Liverpool out, holders Arsenal eliminated at Southampton PLUS all the other Fourth Round ties

Feargal Brennan is joined by Michelle Owen and Steven McInerney to recap a busy weekend of FA Cup Fourth Round action.Premier League leaders Manchester United edged out rivals Liverpool in a 3-2 thriller at Old Trafford, holders Arsenal were knocked out at Arsenal and Manchester City and Leicester City march on.The guys also reflect on the lone Premier League game from the weekend as Steve Bruce's struggling Newcastle lost at Aston Villa.
24/01/2153m 37s

Derby day at Old Trafford as Manchester United play Liverpool, League Two opponents for Man City and can Leicester win the FA Cup?

Niall McCaughan is joined by Rob Blanchette and Ty Marshall to run the rule over the weekend's FA Cup 4th round games involving Premier League sides, as well as the lone top flight match between Aston Villa and Newcastle United. 7 days on from a 0-0 stalemate, Manchester United face Liverpool in what proposes to be a fascinating encounter, Man City play League Two Cheltenham, under pressure Lampard takes his Chelsea side to Luton, and we ask if Leicester can scoop silverware this season.
23/01/2156m 29s

Burnley break Liverpool’s Anfield record as Reds’ slump continues, Wolves face non-league FA Cup test and is Christian Eriksen past it?

Burnley beat Liverpool in the Premier League at Anfield - the first time the Reds have lost a league game at home in more than 3 years. What is happening to Jurgen Klopp's side? Why are they in their worst goalscoring form for over 20 years? Plus, Wolves travel to non-league Chorley in the FA Cup. Is an upset on the cards? (Part 2, 21:34) The latest Premier League transfer gossip, including Leicester being linked with Christian Eriksen. Is the former Spurs man past his best?
22/01/2139m 15s

City and United trade blows at top of the table with wins, Liverpool prepare for Burnley test and Spurs eye Saints' Danny Ings

Manchester City secured a 2-0 over Aston Villa to go top of the Premier League for a short while. It was a great game in which Vlla looked good - but there was a moment of controversy for the opening goal... (Part 2, 14:07) Manchester United reclaimed top spot with Paul Pogba's wonder striker enough to beat Fulham. Are they looking like they are the Man Utd of old? Plus, Liverpool prepare to keep pace as they welcome Burnley to Anfield tonight. (Part 3, 33:13) The latest transfer news including deals for Villa and Palace as well as Spurs' interest in Danny Ings.
21/01/2151m 21s

Leicester go top by beating limp Chelsea, have Man City finally clicked and tackling the ‘dinosaur manager’ question

Leicester beat a poor Chelsea side 2-0 last night to go top of the Premier League. Why are Chelsea so bad, and how much credit does Brendan Rodgers deserve for making Leicester so effective? Plus we look at West Ham's win over West Brom and Big Sam's managerial future. (Part 2, 20:17) Manchester City and Manchester United are both in action tonight, and can both claim top spot.(Part 3, 43:46) We answer your questions including why people keep employing 'dinosaur managers'!
20/01/2155m 40s

Aubameyang-inspired Arsenal beat miserable Newcastle, West Ham v West Brom preview and Leicester can go top with victory over Chelsea

Newcastle fans were left even more dejected last night as their side lost again - this time 3-0 to Arsenal. Is there a way out of the Steve Bruce-shaped hole? How will Arsenal fare from now after Aubameyang finally fired? (Part 2, 17:59) West Ham host West Brom as Big Sam visits his former club and Leicester can to top with victory over wobbling Chelsea. (Part 3, 37:55) The latest transfer news including activity at the King Power Stadium and Stamford Bridge.
19/01/2151m 57s

Manchester City crush Crystal Palace as title race hots up, Arsenal play Newcastle as Ozil is off and Premier League transfer gossip

Manchester City were blistering as they surged in to second place in the Premier League with a 4-0 trouncing of Crystal Palace. Kevin De Bruyne bagged his 100th assist and Sterling and Gundogan scored screamers as City showed they are bang up for the title race. (Part 2, 20:31) Arsenal play Newcastle United tonight, and Mesut Ozil has finally left the club. From a Toon perspective, will they finally play some positive football! (Part 3, 34:20) The latest top flight transfer news.
18/01/2146m 25s

All square at Anfield as United stay top, Spurs and Leicester climb the table, and there's a big result for Big Sam

Ant McGinley is joined by journalists and podcasters Rob Blanchette and Pete Hall to review the weekend's Premier League fixtures. They ask who are the real winners as Manchester United and Liverpool draw a blank at Anfield; Spurs and Leicester win to challenge the top five; West Brom beat Big Sam's boyhood club Wolves as he kickstarts their great escape; Frank Lampard is not blown away as Chelsea struggle to a scrappy victory over ten man Fulham; David Moyes continues his mission to turn the new West Ham into the old Everton; and Graham Potter adds Marcelo Bielsa to his scalp CV as Brighton beat Leeds. All that and more in this comprehensive Premier League review show.
17/01/2140m 47s

Liverpool v Man United blockbuster, Wolves v West Brom derby, Lampard on thin ice and Rooney's reverence massive

Niall McCaughan is joined by The Athletic writers Sam Lee and Carl Anka to preview the weekend's Premier League fixtures. Manchester United and Liverpool do battle in the biggest derby for some time as top spot is at stake, Wolves v West Brom returns to the Premier League arena and can Chelsea boss Frank Lampard afford to slip up against Fulham? All that and more in this comprehensive Premier League preview show.
16/01/211h 5m

Bore draw between Arsenal and Palace, Rashford's comments on Man Utd penalties and should Spurs keep Bale??

Arsenal and Crystal Palace drew 0-0 in the Premier League last night in an uninspiring game. What does the result do for both clubs moving forward? (Part 2, 19:15) We discuss Marcus Rashford's comments on how Mourinho taught him to be smarter in the box when it comes to penalties, with Liverpool and Man Utd facing off at the weekend and plenty of debate around spot kicks. (Part 3, 35:43) Should Spurs hold on to Bale? Is Upemecano Liverpool bound? We discuss the latest transfer rumours
15/01/211h 1m

Man City win 7 in a row as Brighton in trouble, Fulham gain ground as Spurs drop points, Arsenal play Palace and latest transfer news

Tottenham missed a good opportunity for three points last night against a determined Fulham side. Are results becoming concerning for Mourinho's Spurs and are Fulham now the pick of the bottom bunch? Plus, Man City win their 7th game on the bounce against increasingly struggling Brighton to home in on the Premier League top two. (Part 2, 13:50) Are players celebrating goals a health and safety issue in the current climate or is it much ado about nothing? Also, Arsenal face Palace tonight in the top flight. (Part 3, 23:42) Outgoings at Man Utd, Leicester and a possible Spurs signing are all on the agenda in our transfer chat.
14/01/2130m 22s

Blades get first win against dismal Newcastle, Man United go top, Spurs host Fulham and FA Cup or midtable obscurity?

Newcastle were awful as Sheffield United finally got their first 3 points of the season. Toon fan Marley isn't happy and wants to throw a cabbage through Steve Bruce's window! Last night's Premier League action is on the agenda as Man Utd go top of the table and Everton sneak into the top 4. (Part 2, 33:56) More top flight action tonight as Man City play Brighton and Spurs welcome Fulham. (Part 3, 50:43) We answer the listeners' questions, including chat on Bielsa, the FA Cup and mid-table obscurity.
13/01/211h 6m

Manchester United could top Premier League for first time in SEVEN years, Blades hunt for first win and West Ham scrape past Stockport

West Ham United scraped past Stockport in the FA Cup. How relieved will David Moyes be? The former Manchester United boss never reached top spot with the Red Devils but his ex-side could do so for the first time in 7 years tonight against Burnley... (Part 2, 19:19) Sheffield United are favourites to win their first league game of the season against Newcastle, and two sides chasing the top 8 do battle as Wolves play Everton. (Part 3, 33:05) With Spurs v Villa postponed and replaced by Spurs v Fulham, should the season be paused?
12/01/2145m 25s

Spurs' Vinicius the FA Cup villain, Premier League transfer latest and can non-league Stockport County shame West Ham?

After a wild few days of FA Cup 3rd Round action, we choose our heroes and villains across the weekend including a certain Tottenham striker... (Part 2, 20:25) West Ham United are the latest Premier League side looking to avoid an upset - can they see off non-league Stockport? (Part 3, 38:53) We discuss the latest Premier League transfer news including rumours on Manchester United, Newcastle and Everton
11/01/2159m 22s

FA Cup Special - Premier League big hitters march on, Leeds United and West Brom crash out and Cup cliches

Feargal Brennan is joined by Ant McGinley and Jay Motty to review a packed weekend of FA Cup Third Round action.Liverpool and Manchester United cruised through with wins over Aston Villa and Watford, Leeds lost to a TOWIE-inspired Crawley Town and Sam Allardyce's West Brom crashed out on penalties at Blackpool.The team also rattled out the cliches on the most popular pointless comments weekend of the season.
10/01/211h 1m

Marine face Mourinho in FA Cup 3rd Round, Chelsea chase form against Morecambe and Steve Bruce's "immoral" comments

Niall McCaughan is joined by Michelle Owen and Pete Hall to look across a selection of FA Cup 3rd Round ties involving Premier League sides, including 8th tier Marine facing Jose Mourinho's Tottenham and a chance for Chelsea to play themselves into form against League Two Morecambe. Also, Steve Bruce has said it's "immoral" to continue playing football amidst the current coronavirus climate. Does he have a point?
09/01/2149m 35s

Wolves, Palace, Liverpool and Villa in FA Cup action, the latest Premier League transfer gossip and Sean Dyche's coronavirus solution

Wolves play Crystal Palace and Aston Villa face Liverpool in tonight's all-Premier League FA Cup ties. With concerns over Covid and a congested schedule, how do we see these games shaping up? (Part 2, 21:37) The latest transfer gossip including Seb Haller's move away from West Ham and Newcastle's reported interest in a Manchester United trio. (Part 3, 42:29) Sean Dyche has expressed his thoughts on how to combat coronavirus in the top flight...
08/01/2153m 28s

Man City head to Wembley, record Premier League Covid cases and how old is Liverpool target David Alaba?!

Manchester City secured yet another trip to Wembley with victory over Manchester United in the League Cup - the fourth time United boss Solskjaer has slipped up at a semip-final stage. We discuss how concerning that record is as well as John Stones' resurgence at City. (Part 2, 19:54) The Premier League now has 40 positive cases of coronavirus, the most ever. How do the league deal with Covid moving forward? (Part 3, 34:26) Dele Alli could be on the way to PSG according to the latest transfer gossip.
07/01/2149m 12s

Spurs heading to Wembley, United v City in Manchester derby semi-final and could Lingard, Ozil and Shaqiri all leave the Premier League?

Tottenham reached the Carabao Cup final by beating Brentford last night, but can they go on to win it? Will being in a final affect their Premier League form? Are they boring to watch like some people claim? (Part 2, 14:04) Manchester United take on Manchester City in the other semi-final. Can United boss Solskjaer keep up his good derby record whilst ending his poor semi-final one? Will City produce a performance like they did against Chelsea? (Part 3, 26:23) January is here and so is the transfer window. After being linked with moves out of the Premier League, what does the future hold for Mesut Ozil, Jesse Lingard and Xherdan Shaqiri?
06/01/2140m 28s

Salty Klopp and Hasenhuttl tears, will Spurs reach League Cup final and could Sergio Ramos join Man City?

Liverpool lost to Southampton on Monday night in the Premier League resulting in tears from Saints boss Ralph Hasenhuttl and a grumpy Jurgen Klopp. (Part 2, 17:43) Can Tottenham reach the Carabao Cup final, or will Championship Brentford end their hopes of a shot at silverware? (Part 3, 31:46) The transfer window is upon us - rumours claim Sergio Ramos could join Manchester City, but can we see it happening?
05/01/2145m 52s

Is Frank Lampard under pressure and do the Premier League need to crack down on COVID rule-breakers?

It's back to work for most of the world today but the Football Social Daily team never stopped! Another dose of Premier League news is here and there is loads to talk about...-Is Lampard under pressure at Chelsea?-Which managers COULD face the chop this January?-Does the Premier League need to do more when it comes to cracking down on Corona-Virus breaches?-Is Pablo Dybala coming to the Premier League?-Who could Pochettino poach from Spurs to join his new look PSG outfit?Jim Salveson, Marley Anderson and Matt Pidd discus all the latest from the top flight! Plus, you can find more news and views at
04/01/2148m 52s

Manchester City batter Chelsea, Manchester United go 'joint top' with Aston Villa victory and Arsenal win in the snow at West Bromwin on

Feargal Brennan is joined by Ant McGinley and Dave Scott to review the first weekend of Premier League action in 2021.Manchester City fired a Premier League title warning with a dominant 3-1 win at Chelsea, Manchester United are up to second/joint top after beating Aston Villa and Arsenal's revival goes on as Mikel Arteta's side won 4-0 at struggling West Brom.
03/01/2158m 10s

How far can Bielsa take Leeds? Will the Premier League get a circuit break? Plus previews of all the weekends games

Ant McGinley, Jay Motty and Natalie Pike are on duty to preview the first weekend of Premier League action in 2021, including big games between Chelsea and Manchester City, and Tottenham welcoming Leeds United. Also with more matches under threat from positive Covid-19 tests across football, will the Premier League be forced to making another season break?And as we put 2020 behind us we ask some unexpected questions like where will Steve Bruce go after Newcastle? When is Jose not really Jose? Which Jedi is Ole Gunnar Solskjaer most like? Plus with the transfer window open we discuss what seems the perfect combination of those who need to sell and those who need to buy in "The Arsenal West Brom Swop Shop."
02/01/2159m 14s

FSD Special with Price of Football

For today's Football Social Daily we hear from former the man behind Price of Football; Kieran Maguire who spoke to Jim Salveson as part of our "Football Stories' series.Kieran is is a teacher, author and podcast host, alongside comedian Kevin Day, for the Price of Football podcast (which is great).He talks about (amongst other things) some of the merky deals he's encounters, how Manchester City avoiding punishment for FFP and wether West Ham's owners are as bad as they seem as well as delving deep into the world of agents fee's and director loans!You can find more from this series by searching "Football Stories" wherever you find your podcasts and Football Social Daily returns to normal, with daily Premier League podcasts from Jan 2nd 2021.
01/01/2139m 44s

FSD Special with Mark Halsey

For today's Football Social Daily we hear from former Premier League referee Mark Halsey who spoke to Jim Salveson as part of our "Football Stories' series.Mark talks openly about his life behind the whistle, what he'd change about modern day officiating and the personal abuse he suffered at the hands of trolls.You can find more from this series by searching "Football Stories" wherever you find your podcasts and Football Social Daily returns to normal, with daily Premier League podcasts from Jan 2nd 2021.Happy New Year!
31/12/2038m 24s

Leeds thump West Brom, Manchester United edge past Wolves and Arsenal beat Brighton PLUS we preview tonight's Premier League games

Charles Commins, Ian Brannan and Steve McNorton are on duty to look back on last night's Premier League games as Leeds United provide the entertainment both on and off the pitch as they thump West Brom 5-0 and Manchester United slide into 2nd place in the Premier League table with a last minute, 1-0 win over Wolves.The gang also cast their eyes over the rest of the games and look ahead to both of tonight's ties as Spurs host Fulham and Liverpool travel to Newcastle.
30/12/2056m 26s

Chelsea draw at home to Aston Villa, Leicester City slip up at Crystal Palace PLUS preview of tonight's Premier League action

Feargal Brennan, Jim Salveson and Steve McNorton on duty to look back at last night's action as Frank Lampard's Chelsea continued their indifferent for with a 1-1 draw at home to Aston Villa and a much changed Leicester drew at Crystal Palace.The gang also preview all of tonight's action with ten teams going head to head in the final round of Premier League games in 2020.
29/12/2042m 42s

Are the wheels falling off for Mourinho's Spurs, is Ozil on his way to Turin and a full Premier League Preview

Jim Salveson is joined by Matt Cunningham and Stephen McNorton on today's show.The team look back at Wolves' clash vs an out-of-form Tottenham side, preview the days Premier League fixtures including Manchester City's trip to Everton and give the full lowdown on all the transfer gossip ahead of the January window.
28/12/201h 1m

Boxing Day Review Show - Arsenal shock Chelsea, Manchester United draw at Leicester City and Sheffield United lose AGAIN v Everton

Feargal Brennan, Sam Lee and Rob Blanchette are on duty to look back at a busy Boxing Day/December 27th schedule with all 20 Premier League teams in action.Arsenal racked up a much needed win at home to Chelsea, Leicester City snatched a late draw against Manchester United and Sheffield United's winless run stretches on to 15 games with Everton loss.
27/12/2051m 44s

FSD Festive Football Special

Join Jim Salveson in the Sport Social Grotto as he looks back at a year of Premier League action! Jim is joined in his festive home by a variety of familiar faces from Football Social Daily to look back at the highs and lows of 2020 as well as spreading some positive vibes towards 2021.Liverpool's first league title in 30 years, Manchester City's League Cup dominance, Paul Pogba's Manchester United future and which manager is most like a Brussel Sprout are all on the agenda in this very special Xmas show!Follow FSD on Twitter @TheSportSocial and find more from the Sport Social team at
25/12/201h 5m

Boxing Day Preview Special - Jamie Vardy has Manchester United in his sights, Arsenal host Chelsea and Manchester City face Newcastle

Feargal Brennan, Mark Critchley and Adam Keyworth are on duty to preview a bumper round of Premier League action on Boxing Day/December 27th.Jamie Vardy and Leicester City will be looking to boost their title push against Manchester United, Arsenal will be hoping for a Christmas miracle and improving Manchester City host Newcastle.
24/12/2054m 58s

Chelsea get back on track with West Ham win, Burnley batter Wolves and EFL Cup previews as Arteta faces Pep and Newcastle go to Brentford

Feargal Brennan, Jim Salveson and Marley Anderson are on duty to look back at last night's Premier League action.Chelsea got back to winning ways with an impressive 3-0 victory at home to West Ham and Burnley beat Wolves 2-1 on a rain soaked night at Turf Moor. The guys also preview tonight's EFL Cup quarter final games as Arsenal host Manchester City and Newcastle head to Championship side Brentford plus Jim tells us what to do with our sprouts.
22/12/2053m 47s

Big Sam is BACK as West Brom lose to Aston Villa, the Hammers head to Chelsea and Burnley host Wolves

Feargal Brennan, Marley Anderson and Matt Pidd give their views on West Brom's Premier League survival chances as Big Sam Allardyce kicked off with a 3-0 defeat to Aston Villa.The team also preview the two Monday night clashes as West Ham cross the capital to face Chelsea and Burnley welcome Wolves to Turf Moor.
21/12/2039m 52s

Liverpool HAMMER Crystal Palace 7-0, Brendan and Jamie beat Jose and Harry and Manchester United BATTER Leeds 6-2 at Old Trafford

Feargal Brennan is joined by Jay Motty and Natalie Paweleck to look back at a goal filled weekend of pre-Christmas Premier League action.The team look back at Liverpool's record breaking 7-0 win at Crystal Palace, Brendan Rodgers grabbing his first win over Jose Mourinho as Leicester edged out Tottenham and Manchester United welcome back Leeds to Old Trafford for the first time in 16 years with a 6-2 thrashing.
20/12/2046m 6s

Old rivalries renewed as Man Utd host Leeds, Big Sam takes charge of West Brom and Spurs welcome Leicester in top 4 clash

Niall McCaughan is joined by Pete Hall and Ant McGinley to discuss the weekend’s Premier League fixtures, including a first top flight meeting between Manchester United and Leeds United in 16 years, Sam Allardyce’s first game in charge of West Brom against Aston Villa and a top 4 clash between Spurs and Leicester.
19/12/201h 4m

Sheffield United make worst start to a season in HISTORY, Klopp and de Bruyne win awards and are Manchester United title contenders?

Sheffield United have made the worst start to an English top flight season since the league was formed in 1888! Can they stay up after their 3-2 defeat to Manchester United, and are Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side now title contenders?! (Part 2, 22:17) Aston Villa drew a blank against Burnley, and Jurgen Klopp is named FIFA Men’s coach of the year pipping Marcelo Bielsa. Does he deserve the accolade? (Part 3, 41:55) Leicester City are the subject of our final Floodlight Focus of 2020 where Leicester City fan Jamie Derry joins us to discuss the high-flying Foxes.
18/12/2054m 28s

Late Liverpool winner sends them top as Mourinho moans, Haller scores wonder goal and inconsistent Man Utd play struggling Sheffield Utd

Liverpool got the better of Mourinho’s Spurs in the Premier League last night to go top of the table. But is this just the start of a rivalry between Jose and Jurgen Klopp? (Part 2, 19:03) Everton got back to winning ways over Leicester, and Sebastien Haller scored an outrageous bicycle kick to earn West Ham a draw with Crystal Palace. (Part 3, 35:44) Sheffield United v Manchester United is the pick of the fixtures tonight – can Solskjaer’s inconsistent side pile more misery on the bottom-placed Blades?
17/12/2045m 47s

Bilic on the brink despite Baggies point, Mourinho mind games ahead of Liverpool v Spurs and your questions answered

Chelsea lost late at Wolves last night meanwhile West Brom secured an important point at Manchester City - yet Slaven Bilic's Baggies future is in doubt. (Part 2, 26:04) Premier League previews including Jose Mourinho's mind games as Liverpool play Spurs in a top of the table encounter. (Part 3, 40:52) Your questions answered, including whether there'll ever be an 'all star' Premier League side.
16/12/2053m 1s

Wolves v Chelsea and Man City v West Brom preview, Champions League draw, 25 years of Bosman transfers and Tyrone Mings hits out

Two games in the Premier League tonight, the first is at Molineux where Chelsea travel to Wolves. Can either side bounce back from defeat at the weekend? (Part 2, 20:45) West Brom visit Manchester City. Do the Baggies stand any chance against a lukewarm City? Plus, we look at the Last 16 ties in the Champions League for Premier League clubs. (Part 3, 34:57) The free transfer, or the 'Bosman' rule, has been about for 25 years. Who are some of the best Premier League free signings? Also we look at Tyrone Mings' Twitter rant...
15/12/2049m 9s

Arteta walking Arsenal tightrope after Gunners defeat, Leicester back in the title frame and Crystal Palace in focus

Mikel Arteta has overseen Arsenal's worst start to a season for 46 years. Is his job on the line? How stupid was Granit Xhaka's red? Where do the Gunners go next? (Part 2, 20:00) Leicester convincingly beat Brighton to go third. Are they title contenders, or is it just hype? Will Brighton stay up after yet another loss? (Part 3, 30:29) Crystal Palace are under Floodlight Focus and Jack Pierce from Five Year Plan gives us an insight into life at Selhurst Park right now.
14/12/2047m 56s

Manchester Derby recap, Carlo Ancelotti teaches Frank Lampard a lesson and Liverpool and Spurs slip to surprise draws

Feargal Brennan is joined by Rob Blanchette and Adam Keyworth to look back on a bizarre weekend of Premier League action.The Manchester derby ended goalless at Old Trafford for the first time since 2015, and neither Liverpool, Tottenham or Chelsea could take advantage as none of them managed to win.
13/12/2048m 56s

Premier League Preview Show - Manchester derby showdown, Chelsea head to Everton and in form Leicester face Brighton

Feargal Brennan is joined by Jack Gaughan and Ant McGinley to preview a busy weekend of Premier League action. Under pressure Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer faces rival Pep Guardiola, Chelsea boss Frank Lampard takes his Blues side to face Everton and Champions League chasing Leicester City host Brighton........... plus all the other Premier League matches!!!
12/12/201h 2m

Europa League review as Tottenham and Arsenal progress, West Ham head to Leeds and Floodlight Focus on Chelsea

Jim Salveson is joined by Feargal Brennan and Steve McNorton to review last night's Europa League action and look ahead to West Ham's trip to Leeds.The guys look at Spurs fighting on three fronts in 2021, Jekyll and Hyde Arsenal in Europe and what the Hammers can expect at Elland Road.Jim also chats to Chelsea writer Mark Worrall as part of our Floodlight Focus series with the latest from Stamford Bridge.
11/12/2046m 17s

Champions League last 16 confirmed as City and Liverpool go through, Europa League preview, Fantasy Football and Floodlight Focus on Burnley

Feargal Brennan is joined by Marley Anderson and John-Paul Hughes to review last night Champions League group stage final day.The team also look ahead to tonight's Europe League action, with Arsenal, Tottenham and Leicester City already into the last 32.Plus Jim Salveson gets the latest Fantasy Football tips from Matt Dyson and Joe Redmond joins us as part of 'Floodlight Focus' to talks all things Burnley.
10/12/201h 2m

United out of Champions League as pressure again on Ole, what is xG and Brighton in focus

Manchester United crashed out of the Champions League to RB Leipzig last night. How much pressure is building on manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and how does he combat it? (Part 2, 18:42) Your questions answered, including trying to figure out what xG is! (Part 3, 35:00) Brighton and Hove Albion are the subject of Floodlight Focus with Nick Szczepanik our guest.
09/12/2045m 47s

More VAR confusion as Saints go 5th, Paul Pogba's Man United career is 'over', Harry Kane's dangerous play and Aston Villa in focus

Southampton beat Brighton 2-1 in the Premier League on Monday night, but VAR was once again a topic of debate after a dubious penalty call. We discuss the way things unfolded, including how players may use VAR to bend the rules. (Part 2, 17:02) Paul Pogba's agent Mino Raiola has said the Frenchman's Man Utd career is over. What do United do next? Plus, we discuss Harry Kane's dangerous play... (Part 3, 40:01) Max Stokes from Villa on Tour is our guest as we discuss Aston Villa on Floodlight Focus.
08/12/2052m 37s

Is there something wrong at Wolves, will Wijnaldum leave Liverpool, Saints v Seagulls preview and Arsenal in focus

Wolves lost 4-0 to Liverpool in the Premier League last night. We ask if there is something not right at Molineux. Also, we discuss Gini Wijnaldum's Reds future. (Part 2, 23:42) Southampton take on Brighton in the Premier League tonight as we preview the action. (Part 3, 39:42) Floodlight Focus is on Arsenal today where Josh from A Bergkamp Wonderland joins us.
07/12/2052m 31s

Manchester United comeback kings again at West Ham, Chelsea cruise past Leeds and Mourinho beats Arsenal again

Feargal Brennan is joined by Carl Anka and Jay Motty to review a busy weekend of Premier League action.The team look back at Manchester United's fight back 3-1 win at West Ham, impressive Chelsea winning at home to Leeds and Jose Mourinho clinching North London bragging rights against Arsenal.
06/12/2052m 49s

Spurs play Arsenal in North London derby, will Liverpool's Jota haunt his former club Wolves and Chelsea against Leeds could be interesting

Niall McCaughan is joined by Steven McInerney and Mark Critchley to preview the weekend's Premier League action, including Spurs v Arsenal, Liverpool v Wolves and Chelsea v Leeds.
05/12/2055m 37s

Fans back as Arsenal win, Spurs 'lacking motivation', Leicester in a slump, Premier League agree EFL bailout and Wolves in focus

Today's packed Football Social Daily podcast discusses the return of fans to the Emirates as Arsenal dispatched Rapid Wien in their Europa League tie ahead of the North London derby with Spurs this weekend, who themselves were accused of 'lacking motivation' by manager Mourinho against LASK. (Part 2, 18:16) Leicester lost to Ukrainian opposition and Soyuncu's injury flared up again in a bad night for the Foxes. How does Rodgers get them firing again? Plus we look at the EFL and Premier League agreeing a bailout. (Part 3, 38:40) Floodlight Focus features Dan from the Wolves 77 Club podcast to discuss Jimenez, derby days and the season so far.
04/12/2050m 31s

Glorious Giroud, naive Solskjaer, FPL tips and West Brom in focus

Chelsea cruised past Sevilla in the Champions League, with Giroud's 4 strikes giving Lampard some food for thought. Manchester United's Last 16 ambitions remain in the balance meanwhile after defeat to PSG, with some interesting tactical choices from manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. (Part 2, 20:15) With Villa v Newcastle postponed, who do you replace the Villa players in your FPL squad with? Thankfully Gameweek podcast's Matt Dyson is here to help. (Part 3, 33:35) Connor from West Brom Fan TV is on Floodlight Focus to discuss the baggies.
03/12/2042m 30s

Premier League sides going well in the Champions League, who will be this season's 'surprise sacking' and West Ham in focus

We discuss Liverpool and Manchester City's Champions League exploits (Part 2, 23:52) as well as Chelsea and Manchester United's forthcoming European games. (Part 3, 44:28) West Ham are the topic of Floodlight Focus where Hammers journalist Henry Smith joins us.
02/12/2054m 4s

Troublesome technology in West Ham v Villa, Fulham end penalty problems to beat Leicester, Cavani under FA scrutiny and Spurs in focus

VAR was again the hot topic after West Ham's win over Aston Villa. Is it ruining the game? (Part 2, 23:12) We discuss Fulham's important win over the Foxes and Edinson Cavani's social media post which is under FA investigation. (Part 3, 37:55) Spurs are the topic of Floodlight Focus with Franco from Tottenham podcast The Cheese Room joining us.
01/12/2048m 3s

Concussion discussion after Jimenez and Luiz clash, Premier League previews including West Ham and Fulham, plus Southampton in focus

After David Luiz and Raul Jimenez's sickening clash of heads on Sunday, which resulted in the Mexican fracturing his skull, we discuss whether more should be done regarding concussion protocol in the Premier League. (Part 2, 22:05) Monday Night Football sees Fulham, West Ham, Aston Villa and Leicester all in action, and we preview the lot. (Part 3, 46:38) Floodlight Focus is with Ben from the Total Saints podcast, discussing Southampton's fortunes so far this season.
30/11/2056m 38s

Edinson Cavani saves Manchester United at Southampton, Manchester City hammer Burnley 5-0 and Jurgen Klopp fumes at VAR again

Feargal Brennan is joined by Rob Blanchette and Ant McGinley to look back at a busy weekend of Premier League action as Edinson Cavani rescues Manchester United from defeat at Southampton, Manchester City batter Burnley 5-0 and Jurgen Klopp is unhappy VAR and early starts as Liverpool draw at Brighton.Plus which Premier League manager makes the best breakfast?
29/11/2048m 34s

Mourinho v Lampard in tantalising London derby, Everton v Leeds promises goals and a battle at the bottom as West Brom play Sheffield United

Niall McCaughan previews the weekend's Premier League action with Adam Keyworth and Steve Shanyaski as Chelsea play Spurs, Everton host Leeds and West Brom and Sheffield United clash in a relegation scrap.
28/11/2050m 34s

Dele Alli's Spurs future, Arsenal back to winning ways, Leicester salvage Europa League draw and Crystal Palace v Newcastle preview

Today's Football Social Daily focuses on the exploits of our Premier League sides in the Europa League. Dele Alli played well for Spurs, and Arsenal bounced back. (Part 2, 23:08) Leicester came from behind, should Brendan Rodgers receive greater credit? (Part 3, 35:18) Newcastle travel to Palace tonight. How will this one go?
27/11/2052m 22s

Adios Diego, Liverpool lose but Man City qualify, Newcastle in focus and FPL tips

He may never have played in England, but Diego Maradona is one of the game's greats. We discuss his influence on the game after his death, as well as Liverpool and Man City's Champions League fortunes. (Part 2, 25:41) Get your dream team sorted with all the latest FPL tips from Matt Dyson from the Gameweek podcast. (Part 3, 37:11) Floodlight Focus shines on Newcastle United, where Toon fan Steve Hastie joins us.
26/11/2054m 8s

Bale and Zlatan confused over FIFA game, Champions League roundup, who has the best Premier League forward line and Man City in focus

Today's packed Football Social Daily includes discussions over the FIFA video game and why some players aren't happy about it! Plus, we take a look at Chelsea and Manchester United's Champions League wins. (Part 2, 26:07) Your questions answered, including whether Spurs or Leicester are better placed to win the Premier League and which side has the best forward line in the division. (Part 3, 37:41) Manchester City are under Floodlight Focus and Nigel Rothband from The Man City Show podcast joins us.
25/11/2049m 41s

Fans finally allowed back in stadiums, is Theo Walcott an underachiever and Manchester United in focus

Huge news broke yesterday that soon, fans will be allowed back in to football stadiums. It won't be like it used to, but it's a start. Although there'll be no food and drink, no chanting, no cheering... (Part 2, 18:02) We look back at Burnley's first win of the season and Wolves 1-1 draw with Southampton, where Theo Walcott scored his first Saints goal for almost 15 years. Has he underachieved in his career? (Part 3, 37:55) Manchester United are under floodlight focus with supporter and author Wayne Barton.
24/11/2054m 46s

'We are Liverpool' is Klopp's message as Reds reclaim top spot, plus penalty problems for Fulham!

Liverpool's 3-0 win over Leicester continued their remarkable Anfield streak and took them back to the top of the Premier League. How much credit should Klopp get and does this dispel a few myths about a lack of strength in depth? (Part 2, 18:10) Penalty problems! Fulham in a mess from the spot and should keepers be allowed to jump off the line? (Part 3, 31:31) Floodlight Focus is on leaders Liverpool, where Electronic Music Producer and Reds fan Paul Nolan joins us.
23/11/2046m 37s

Jose outfoxes Pep, Bruno Fernandes saves Manchester United against West Brom and Everton get back on track with 3-2 win at Fulham

Feargal Brennan is joined by Jonathan Smith and Ant McGinley to recap a busy weekend of Premier League action.Jose Mourinho kept up his strong record against Pep Guardiola as Tottenham beat Manchester City 2-0, another Bruno Fernandes penalty sealed Manchester United's 1-0 win over West Brom and Everton won 3-2 away struggling Fulham, plus all the other top-flight action.
22/11/2051m 7s

Rivalry reignited between Pep and Jose, top of the table clash between Leicester and Liverpool, will Manchester United finally win at home

Niall McCaughan is joined by Manchester City fan and presenter Natalie Paweleck and Sky Sports Broadcaster Michelle Owen to preview the weekend's Premier League action. Mourinho and Guardiola do battle as Spurs host Man City, Man United will want to win their first home league game of the season against West Brom and it's 1st v 3rd as Leicester welcome Liverpool - plus all the other games previewed across the Premier League weekend!
21/11/2047m 1s

Pep staying at Manchester City until 2023 with new deal, FPL questions answered and Leicester City in focus

Pep Guardiola has signed a new Manchester City contract keeping him at the club until 2023. What does this mean for the future at the Etihad? (Part 2, 18:55) FPL is back this weekend - Gameweek podcast host Matt Dyson joins us to answer your fantasy footy questions! (Part 3, 30:06) Leicester City are our feature Floodlight Focus team and Lee Chapman, big Foxes fan and Jamie Vardy lookalike joins us.
20/11/2039m 32s

Foden sinks Iceland with great England display, Sami Khedira wants Premier League move and Leeds United in focus

Phil Foden was the bad guy for England in September for breaking coronavirus protocol in Reykjavik. Now upon his return to the Three Lions side, the Manchester City man turned in a great display against Iceland. Has he redeemed himself? (Part 2, 10:26) Former Real Madrid and current Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira fancies trying his hand in the Premier League. But where will he fit in? (Part 3, 25:28) Floodlight Focus turns its attentions to Leeds United where Rich Williams from Virgin Radio and LUTV joins us.
19/11/2040m 56s

Is Gareth Southgate a yes man, should 'changing nationality' be allowed and Fulham in focus

Gareth Southgate - is he a 'company man'? Should this international break even have gone ahead? (Part 2, 18:32) Your questions answered, including whether there should be harsher punishments for diving and if 'changing' your nationality should be allowed. (Part 3, 38:36) Fulham fan Ben aka 'The Magic Mod' joins us to discuss the Cottagers.
18/11/2049m 0s

Should Giroud leave Chelsea, Liverpool injury crisis, Everton in focus and Hollywood takeovers

France manager Didier Deschamps has hinted that Olivier Giroud should leave Chelsea in order to secure his spot at next summers Euros. Should the big striker stay at the Bridge or leave? Plus, we discuss Liverpool's injury crisis. (Part 2, 23:19) Robert from USA Everton fan group Carolina Toffees joins us to talk all about the Merseysiders' start to the season - and also about some special sweets! (Part 3, 37:31) After Ryan Reynolds' takeover of non-league Wrexham, we speak to journalist and fan Andy Gilpin about the news as well as revealing our favoured celebrity chairmen.
17/11/2050m 54s

England out of Nations League, MORE Paul Pogba stories on international break and Crystal Palace in focus

Did Gareth Southgate pick the right system against Belgium? England lost 2-0 in the Nations League and now won't reach the finals. Should he be building a team around Aston Villa's Jack Grealish? (Part 2, 25:43) International breaks mean one thing - a brand new Paul Pogba story. The Manchester United man's latest interview is interesting, but is he getting a fair wrap? Plus, we discuss the latest Manchester City transfer gossip. (Part 3, 52:23) Floodlight Focus switches to Selhurst Park and Gavin Hamilton, former World Soccer editor joins us to chat Crystal Palace.
16/11/201h 4m

Premier League Weekend Review - Liverpool injury crisis, Top Premier League strikers and Wayne Rooney's first steps into management

Feargal Brennan is joined by Sam Lee and Mark Critichley to look at the some the biggest stories in Premier League action this weekend.The team look at Liverpool’s growing injury crisis, and what Joe Gomez’s injury means for Jurgen Klopp’s January transfer plans.Plus the guys name their Top Five Premier League strikers and discuss Wayne Rooney’s move into management at Derby County.
15/11/2054m 40s

Coronavirus conundrums, the FA’s important decision and Cristiano Ronaldo back to Manchester United?!

Niall McCaughan is with Stretford Paddock's Jay Motty and The Athletic's Carl Anka to discuss some of the recent issues in the game, including an increase in positive coronavirus tests, the hunt for a new FA Chairman and whether Cristiano Ronaldo could make a blockbuster return to Manchester United.
14/11/2043m 56s

Is Mason Mount a 'teachers pet' for England, Scotland actually qualify for something and Chelsea in focus

Mason Mount has been described as Gareth Southgate's 'teachers pet' with some strange comments from the England boss in a press conference not helping matters... (Part 2, 17:18) Scotland have qualified for the Euros! About time, right?! (Part 3, 29:37) Ceri from The Chels podcast gives us an insight in to how the fans have viewed Chelsea's start to the season.
13/11/2042m 42s

Gomez injury deepens Liverpool defensive issues, Mason Greenwood is a media target, will Scotland qualify for the Euros and Burnley in focus

Joe Gomez has picked up an injury on England duty. What does this mean for Liverpool's back line? Plus, Manchester United's Mason Greenwood has been in the spotlight recently. Do the media need to leave him alone? (Part 2, 25:36) Will Scotland finally qualify for a major tournament? (Part 3, 36:51) Burnley superfan Leyton Bracegirdle joins us to discuss the Clarets in Floodlight Focus.
12/11/2053m 56s

Greg Clarke quits as FA chairman, how long will Klopp and Pep stay in the Premier League and Brighton in focus

Greg Clarke's comments have seen him stand down as FA Chairman. We discuss the fallout of the incident in which he used erroneous remarks to refer to race in a meeting with MPs. (Part 2, 20:10) We answer the questions you've sent in to us, including whether we think Guardiola and Klopp can manage in the Premier League for as long as Ferguson and Wenger did... (Part 3, 42:56) Liam from Albion Analytics joins us to discuss Brighton in Floodlight Focus
11/11/2054m 56s

Can Leicester 'do a Leicester', why Steve Bruce is inept and Aston Villa in focus

With the Premier League season now 8 games in, can those unexpected performers maintain their form? Can Leicester 'do a Leicester' and win the title again?! (Part 2, 18:30) Newcastle fan Marley is fuming with Steve Bruce, calling him inept... (Part 3, 38:27) Dan Wiseman from The Villa Filler Podcast, part of the Heart of the Holte channel, joins us to discuss Aston Villa's great start.
10/11/2050m 45s

Full credit to Villa but what's going on at Arsenal? The Gunners in focus and Pep and Klopp are moaning again

Aston Villa deservedly beat Arsenal. Should Barkley get an England call up again and where are Arsenal struggling? (Part 2, 20:48) Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola both love a moan, and they are at it again this week - this time about substitutions. Do they have a point?(Part 3, 33:06) Continuing the Gunners theme, Michael from You Are My Arsenal stops by to chat about Mikel Arteta's men in Floodlight Focus.
09/11/2047m 1s

Liverpool draw 1-1 at Manchester City, Solskjaer boosted by United win at Everton and Spurs march on at West Brom

Feargal Brennan is joined by Sam Lee and Jack Gaughan to look back at a goal filled weekend of Premier League action.Liverpool pick up a valuable 1-1 draw at rivals Manchester City, Manchester United win at Everton and Spurs edge out West Brom plus all the other top-flight action.
08/11/2054m 8s

Double dosage of Red v Blue as Merseyside meets Manchester, Wolves and Leicester face off and can Spurs go top?

It's been red against blue in the US presidential race and it's a similar story in the Premier League this weekend too as Manchester City play Liverpool and Everton host Manchester United in a case of Manchester versus Merseyside. Niall McCaughan is with Steven McInerney and Ty Marshall to preview all the weekend's action.
07/11/2054m 59s

Manchester United 'approach Poch', PPV scrapped, can Leicester win the Europa League and Wolves in focus

Manchester United are reported to have touched base with Mauricio Pochettino's representatives. Is this standard for this day and age or is Solskjaer in serious trouble at Old Trafford? Plus, we discuss the scrapping of PPV and Gareth Southgate's latest comments... (Part 2, 22:13) Three Premier League sides were in Europa League action last night, with Arsenal, Spurs and Leicester all winning. With the Foxes looking most impressive, we ask if they can win the whole thing. (Part 3, 40:55) Wolves are our featured club in Floodlight Focus and Alex Dicken from the Birmingham Mail joins us to share his thoughts on the season so far.
06/11/2054m 17s

How long does Solskjaer have left as Manchester United boss, is Diogo Jota worth an FPL punt and West Ham in focus

Manchester United lost 2-1 in Istanbul against Champions League newcomers Basaksehir last night. It was a wretched display from United - why are they so inconsistent, and will Solskjaer last much longer in the job? (Part 2, 32:15) Diogo Jota is on fire for Liverpool, but should you put him in your Fantasy Premier League side? Matt Dyson from the Gameweek podcast gives us his thoughts. (Part 3, 46:15) West Ham United are our featured club in Floodlight Focus and Henry Tomlinson from Green Street Hammers joins us to chat about the Irons.
05/11/201h 0m

Is Diogo Jota better than Firmino, Chelsea and Manchester United in Champions League action and West Brom in focus

Liverpool hammered Atalanta 0-5 in the Champions League last night with new boy Diogo Jota bagging a hattrick. Is Firmino's starting place under threat? Plus, Manchester City secured another European win in Greece (Part 2, 18:20) Manchester United travel to Turkey and Chelsea welcome Rennes in Europe tonight. Will it be straightforward for the Premier League sides? (Part 3, 32:14) Sarah from Proud Baggies joins us to discuss West Brom.
04/11/2040m 25s

Leicester dish out Leeds a Premier League reminder, can Manchester City manage with no striker and Tottenham Hotspur in focus

Leicester thumped Leeds last night in the Premier League in what was perhaps a bump down to earth for Marcelo Bielsa's side. (Part 2, 18:23) Liverpool and Manchester City are in action tonight. Will City continue to play Torres up front? (Part 3, 31:21) Tottenham are under Floodlight Focus as we chat with Spurs fan, comedian and author Carl Jones.
03/11/2044m 34s

Are Tottenham title contenders, battle at the bottom as Fulham play West Brom, Leeds and Leicester clash plus Southampton in focus

Tottenham secured another Premier League victory on Sunday to take them second in the table, but can they maintain a title challenge? (Part 2, 21:35) Two Monday night fixtures to preview today, as a relegation clash between Fulham and West Brom and the more exciting prospect of Leeds against Leicester are on the agenda (Part 3, 38:42) Jon from the Saints FC Podcast joins us for the lowdown on Southampton's start to the season.
02/11/2049m 5s

Arsenal break Old Trafford hoodoo, Chelsea cruise to 3-0 win at Burnley and Southampton edge out 4-3 thriller at Aston Villa

Feargal Brennan is joined by Ant McGinley and Tyrone Marshall to review the weekend's Premier League action.Arsenal in at Old Trafford in the Premier League for the first time since 2006, Chelsea crank up the pressure on Sean Dyche with a 3-0 win at Burnley and Southampton and Aston Villa battle out 4-3 thriller at Villa Park.
01/11/2049m 17s

Old rivalries renewed as Arsenal travel to Manchester United, depleted Liverpool face in form West Ham and can Everton maintain top spot

Niall McCaughan, Steve Shanyaski and Pete Hall look ahead to all of the weekend's Premier League games, including the pick of the bunch as Manchester United welcome Arsenal, Liverpool's test against in form West Ham and Sheffield United looking for their first win against Manchester City.
31/10/2051m 6s

Mourinho fumes over Spurs performance in Europa League loss, is Patrick Bamford worth an FPL punt and Sheffield United in focus

Jose Mourinho was not a happy bunny after Tottenham's 0-1 loss in Belgium in the Europa League. Dele Alli was hooked off at half time and some are saying he might not play for Spurs again. Others are wondering if Bale will perform soon. Is this an overreaction or should Spurs be concerned? (Part 2, 25:42) Matt Dyson from the Gameweek Podcast joins us to chat FPL and whether Patrick Bamford is worth putting in your team this week... (Part 3, 41:01) Floodlight Focus looks at Sheffield United's start to the season and Ian from the Four Blades in a Pub Podcast gives us his thoughts.
30/10/2056m 13s

Rashford 'sticks to football' as Manchester United hammer Leipzig, does Frank Lampard get an easy ride in the press and Man City in focus

Marcus Rashford bagged a quickfire hattrick, the first of his Manchester United career, as Solskjaer's men beat RB Leipzig 5-0 in the Champions League. We discuss Rashford's impact, van de Beek's performance and Julian Nagelsmann's dodgy jacket. (Part 2, 14:53) Chelsea beat Krasnodar comfortably in their European game. But what do we make of Frank Lampard's comments that he gets tougher treatment from the media because he is English? (Part 3, 26:15) Manchester City are featured in today's Floodlight Focus and Ray from Man City Fan TV joins us to chat about the unusual start to the season.
29/10/2042m 10s

'Money' Mike Ashley calls for PPV price drop, are Tottenham a big enough club to play in a European Super League and Newcastle in focus

Newcastle owner Mike Ashley has surprised a few with a statement encouraging the Premier League PPV fee to drop to £5. Is Mike actually being nice for once, or is there an ulterior motive? (Part 2, 14:11) Your questions answered, including whether we think Spurs are a big enough club to play in a European Super League if there ever was one. (Part 3, 31:03) Time to talk Newcastle, as Norman from the True Faith NUFC podcast joins us in Floodlight Focus.
28/10/2046m 7s

Baggies pinch late point at Brighton, Son and Kane power combo strikes again, Champions League previews and Manchester United in focus

West Brom picked up a point at Brighton on Monday night - are the Baggies up for the fight this season and should Brighton be doing more? Plus, we discuss the incredible link up of Kane and Son at Spurs which has fast become one of the best combinations in Premier League history! (Trust us, the stats say so...) (Part 2,18:55) Liverpool and Manchester City are in Champions League action. How will injuries impact their season and is Pep Guardiola running out of steam? (Part 3, 32:20) BBC Radio Manchester's Gaz Drinkwater joins us to share his thoughts on his beloved Manchester United in today's Floodlight Focus.
27/10/2045m 49s

Vardy slays Arsenal again, should Spurs start Bale against Burnley and Liverpool in Focus with LFC Daytrippers

Jamie Vardy's cracking goalscoring record against the Gunners continued as his winner ensured Leicester beat Arsenal 0-1. Is the Foxes striker World Class like Brendan Rodgers says? (Part 2, 25:00) Double header on Monday Night Football tonight as Brighton play West Brom and Burnley play Spurs. Should Mourinho start Bale against the Clarets? (Part 3, 39:00) Floodlight Focus switches to Anfield where Keith from LFC Daytrippers gives his thoughts on the Reds and the absence of van Dijk.
26/10/2057m 16s

Manchester United v Chelsea bore out a 0-0 draw, Van Dijk-less Liverpool beat Sheffield United and high flying Everton lose at Southampton

Feargal Brennan is joined by Rob Blanchette and Jay Motty to review a goal shy weekend of Premier League action.Manchester United ground out a 0-0 draw at home to Chelsea, Liverpool got back to winning ways at home to Sheffield United and Everton's unbeaten run was sharply ended at Southampton.Plus all the other Premier League action from Match week 6!
25/10/2050m 0s

Upbeat Manchester United take on inconsistent Chelsea, Arsenal face Leicester and West Ham look to end Manchester City hoodoo!

Niall McCaughan is joined by the Daily Mail's Jack Gaughan and Presenter Natalie Paweleck to preview the weekend's Premier League action, including Manchester United entertaining Chelsea, Arsenal facing Leicester and West Ham welcoming Manchester City.
23/10/2055m 46s

Spurs back to winning ways, Arteta's Arsenal plan, Greenwood reportedly 'warned' over behaviour and the Foxes in focus!

Manchester United striker has been 'warned' over his behaviour claim the papers, but is it really that important? Plus we look back across last night's Europa League games. (Part 2, 18:18) Aston Villa could go top if they beat Leeds, but will they? (Part 3, 35:48) Pete from the For Fox Sake podcast joins us to talk Leicester City in Floodlight Focus.
23/10/2051m 25s

Has Ozil played his last game for Arsenal, who should you replace Virgil van Dijk with in FPL and Leeds United in focus

Premier League sides have revealed their 25-man squads for the season – and Arsenal have left Mesut Ozil off theirs. Will he be gone in January? Will he ever play for the Gunners again? Liverpool and Manchester City picked up Champions League wins, but they’ve also got their injuries… (Part 2, 28:53) No Virgil van Dijk for Liverpool means plenty of FPL managers will need to make changes. But who do you get in? Matt Dyson from the Gameweek podcast gives his thoughts. (Part 3, 39:02) Leeds United are our featured club in Floodlight Focus as Paul Morrison from the Leeds That podcast joins us.
22/10/2050m 58s

Momentum gathers for 'European Super League', solid Manchester United beat PSG, and Fulham in focus

Just weeks after 'Project Big Picture' was in the headlines, momentum has now gathered regarding a new 'European Premier League'. Would this super league be a good thing for the English game? (Part 2, 19:39) Manchester United beat PSG in the Champions League after an outstanding performance, and Chelsea were solid at the back against Sevilla. We review the action. (Part 3, 39:33) Floodlight Focus switches to Fulham as Russ from Cottage Talk joins us.
21/10/2051m 3s

Wolves beat Leeds, goalless between Baggies and Burnley, Manchester United visit PSG and Everton in focus

Wolves picked up 3 points against Leeds in the Premier League on Monday night but West Brom and Burnley could only manage a stalemate. (Part 2, 17:07) Champions League is back tonight as Manchester United travel to PSG and Chelsea host Sevilla. How will United fare without Cavani and Maguire and will Chelsea stop leaking goals? (Part 3, 34:30) Floodlight Focus switches back to league leaders Everton and their great start to the season.
20/10/2048m 8s

Aston Villa continue hot start, the latest on Virgil van Dijk's injury, Monday night football previews and Crystal Palace in focus

Aston Villa left it late to beat Leicester, but it was another 3 points for Dean Smith's men. How far could they go this season?! Plus, we hear from injury expert Ben Dinnery of Premier Injuries on what to expect from Virgil van Dijk's Liverpool absence. (Part 2, 25:32) West Brom v Burnley and Leeds v Wolves - we preview both Monday night fixtures. (Part 3, 44:40) Joe Doyle from Football.London joins us to run the rule on Crystal Palace. Subscribe now and never miss a show!
19/10/2054m 49s

Manchester United win 4-1 at Newcastle, Merseyside derby VAR controversy and Manchester City beat Arsenal

Feargal Brennan is joined by Ant McGinley and Jay Motty to look back a massive weekend of Premier League action.Manchester United returned to winning ways with a 4-1 victory at Newcastle, VAR dominated Everton 2-2 Merseyside derby draw against Liverpool and Pep Guardiola edged out Mikel Arteta in Manchester City's clash with Arsenal.
18/10/201h 0m

Merseyside, London and M23 derbies, 2nd plays 3rd and battle of the bottom two! The Premier League weekend previewed

Niall McCaughan is joined by The Athletic's Sam Lee and Broadcaster Michelle Owen to look ahead to all the weekend's Premier League fixtures, including a tantalising Merseyside derby, a London derby between Spurs and West Ham and the M23 derby as Palace play Brighton!
16/10/2055m 13s

Gary Neville leads calls for Football reform, EFL rejects Premier League bailout offer, the latest FPL tips and Chelsea in focus!

The EFL have rejected the £50m 'bailout' offer. We discuss why that might be the case, what the future holds from a Premier League perspective, 'big 6' breakaway leagues and Gary Neville's calls for new footballing governance. (Part 2, 35:05) Matt Dyson from the Gameweek podcast joins us to answer your burning FPL questions as well as revealing a trick of the trade! (Part 3, 45:22) Floodlight Focus returns to Stamford Bridge as Chelsea are under the spotlight with Mikey from the At The Bridge Podcast.
16/10/2057m 21s

Does Maguire need a break after another dismal display, is Danny Rose's Premier League career over and Burnley in focus

Harry Maguire was sent off after just 30 minutes in England's 1-0 loss to Denmark. Does he need a break from the game? Has he looked the same since the incident in Greece? (Part 2, 16:20) Premier League transfer news including a possible Championship move for Tottenham's Danny Rose (Part 3, 35:38) Floodlight Focus switches to Turf Moor where Chris Boden from the Burnley Express joins us to chat about the Clarets.
15/10/2047m 10s

Why do England have no left backs, should a 0-0 draw equal 0 points, and Brighton in focus

England take on Denmark in the Nations League, but why do the Three Lions have an abundance of right-backs but nobody on the left?! (Part 2, 14:55) We answer your questions including whether a 0-0 draw should be worth 0 points?! (Part 3, 30:41) Brighton feature in Floodlight Focus with Adam Stenning from The Argus.
14/10/2041m 55s

West Ham oppose Project 'Big Picture', transfer gossip for West Brom, Leeds and Spurs and Aston Villa in focus

Project Big Picture has caused a real stir, but despite the plans for a Premier League shake-up that would arguably benefit them, West Ham United are against the proposals... (Part 2, 16:10) The latest top flight transfer gossip including potential movement at West Brom, Leeds and Tottenham. (Part 3, 27:16) Floodlight Focus returns to Aston Villa as Max Stokes from Villa on Tour joins us.
13/10/2037m 53s

Is Project 'Big Picture' the future or a farce? Is Pochettino close to a new job and will West Ham land Said Benrahma?

EFL Chair Rick Parry has revealed plans for 'Project Big Picture', a controversial new restructure of the English game which sees power handed to the country's biggest clubs. Is this the future, or a total farce? Plus, Poch is still out of work but could he end up in Manchester soon, and will West Ham ever fix their wonky transfer strategy? Jim Salveson, Niall McCaughan and Marley Anderson discuss on this episode of Football Social Daily.
12/10/2045m 0s

International Break Special - England Euro 2021 favourites? Will the November internationals go ahead and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer replacements

Feargal Brennan is joined by Rob Blanchette and Jonathan Smith to look back at a busy weekend of international action.The team review England's impressive UEFA Nations League win over Belgium and where Gareth Southgate's side are ahead of Euro 2021. Plus what next for the international football calendar due to Covid-19 and who could replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United next summer.
11/10/2044m 36s

£15 to watch a live stream?! Premier League reveal new streaming service, Ozil and Pogba's futures and is Gareth Southgate getting annoying?

Niall McCaughan is joined by The Independent's Mark Critchley and Writer and Comedian Alex Boardman on Football Social Daily. The Premier League have announced a new streaming service, but it isn't cheap... are they completely out of touch with football fans right now? Will it cause more problems than it solves? Speaking of problems, how will Mesut Ozil and Paul Pogba's Premier League futures pan out, and is Gareth Southgate becoming annoying? We discuss it all! Subscribe now and never miss a show.
10/10/2047m 43s

England beat Wales, Pogba puts his foot in it again, the best free transfers available and Wolves in focus

England comfortably swept aside Wales last night at Wembley. But did the second-string Three Lions side do enough to convince Southgate of a more regular starting place? (Part 2, 14:10) There are some top players available on a free. Mandzukic and Wilshere to name just two! (Part 3, 34:18) Floodlight Focus moves to Molineux where Jordan Russell from Wolves Fancast joins us.
09/10/2044m 45s

Is it the right time for fans to be allowed back in to Premier League stadiums, is England v Wales a rivalry and West Brom in focus

Premier League and EFL clubs are putting the pressure on the relevant authorities to allow fans back in to stadiums. But with coronavirus cases rising, is it the right time to open up grounds again? (Part 2, 17:41) Wales defender Ben Davies seems to think that there is a rivalry with England. But do England fans really care? (Part 3, 25:23) West Bromwich Albion are back in the big time but how will they get on? Baggies fan and podcaster Alex Newton joins us to chat.
08/10/2036m 6s

Tammy Abraham birthday bash causes Covid controversy ahead of England camp, can Everton keep up their hot start and West Ham in focus!

Tammy Abraham's surprise birthday party breached Covid-19 protocol, meaning the Chelsea striker and his England teammates Ben Chilwell and Jadon Sancho will miss the Three Lions game with Wales. Has the situation been dealt with fairly by Gareth Southgate after Greenwood and Foden's similar rules breach? (Part 2, 14:12) Your questions answered, including whether we think Everton will keep up their top start and if Manchester City can be excused for spending a billion quid on misfiring defenders. (Part 3, 40:28) West Ham are featured in Floodlight Focus where mysterious ITK and Hammers blogger Ex-WHU Employee joins us.
07/10/2056m 12s

Deadline Day deals! Manchester United sign Cavani and Arsenal bring the Partey, plus Spurs in focus

Deadline Day is done for another transfer window and it was one of the more exciting ones in recent Premier League history. Manchester United's signing of 'El Matador' Edinson Cavani and Arsenal's capture of Thomas Partey were the two big moves. (Part 2, 21:26) Leeds, Everton, Southampton and Fulham all got deals done too as they bolster their respective squads. (Part 3, 38:22) Floodlight Focus switches to Tottenham Hotspur where Spurs fan Sean Singleton from the Unofficial Partner podcast joins us.
06/10/2051m 34s

LUNACY as Aston Villa annihilate Liverpool, Transfer Deadline Day gossip and Southampton in focus

What a crazy weekend in the Premier League! To top it off, Sunday evening's 9-goal affair between Aston Villa and Liverpool has got everyone talking, including us - how did Villa win 7-2?! (Part 2, 18:55) Transfer Deadline Day is here - but who will come in to the Premier League and who will leave? We discuss the latest gossip. (Part 3, 36:18) Floodlight Focus switches to St Mary's where Matt from the Southampton Dellivery podcast chats all about Saints.
05/10/2049m 29s

Premier League Review: Tottenham HAMMER Manchester United, Pep loves Bielsa and Frank Lampard beats old boy Roy

Feargal Brennan is joined by Jack Gaughan and Adam Keyworth to look back at goal filled weekend of Premier League action.The gang assess a possible crisis at Manchester United, after they lost 6-1 at home to Tottenham, alongside Manchester City's 1-1 draw at Leeds and Chelsea's return to form with a 4-0 win over Roy Hodgson's Crystal Palace.
04/10/2054m 45s

Pep v Bielsa, Jose Mourinho back at Old Trafford and will Lampard square up to old Roy?!

Join Niall McCaughan, Pete Hall and Steve Shanyaski as they preview the weekend's Premier League action, which features some interesting clashes including Leeds hosting Manchester City, Spurs travelling to Manchester United and Chelsea entertaining Crystal Palace.
03/10/2054m 3s

England drop Greenwood and Foden, Champions League groups, Premier League transfer news and Sheffield United in focus

Is it harsh from Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate to leave out Mason Greenwood and Phil Foden after their antics in Iceland? Plus, who has the hardest Champions League group? (Part 2, 18:33) The latest Premier League transfer gossip, including Demarai Gray, Toni Rudiger and Callum Hudson-Odoi (Part 3, 38:15) Sheffield United are in Floodlight Focus as we chat to James Shield from The Star about the Blades.
02/10/2049m 45s

Clinical Calvert-Lewin, how to change handball, FPL tips with Dan from Gameweek and Newcastle United in focus!

Everton have been on fire and Dominic Calvert-Lewin has been key. Does he deserve an England call up? Also, handball has been causing debate - but how should it change? (Part 2, 25:52) Newcastle United are our feature team on today's Floodlight Focus and Chris Waugh from The Athletic joins us to chat the season so far. (Part 3, 38:46) Wondering which bargain striker to put in to your FPL team up front? Dan from the Gameweek Podcast has all the answers! Subscribe now and never miss a show.
01/10/2051m 50s

Aston Villa sign Ross Barkley on loan, could Graham Potter manage England one day and Manchester City in focus!

Dele Alli hasn't been making Spurs squads. Is he on the way out of the club? Aston Villa have strengthened by signing Ross Barkley on loan from Chelsea. How will he fare at Villa Park? (Part 2, 16:50) Your questions answered! Including whether Graham Potter would make a good England manager and who the best winger in London is... (Part 3, 35:50) David Mooney from the Blue Moon podcast chats to us as we put Manchester City under the Floodlight Focus.
30/09/2048m 4s

Liverpool maintain perfect Premier League start, Fulham look in trouble already, the latest transfer gossip and Manchester United in focus

Liverpool saw off Arsenal 3-1 at Anfield on Monday - but should goalscorer Sadio Mane have been sent off for an elbow? Plus, Fulham's start to the season went from bad to worse as they lost 0-3 to Aston Villa. (Part 2, 15:11) We discuss the latest Premier League transfer gossip, uncluding talk of Chelsea's Rudiger joining Spurs. (Part 3, 25:07) Jay Motty from Stretford Paddock joins us to put Manchester United under the spotlight in Floodlight Focus.
29/09/2037m 42s

West Ham SMASH Wolves, Monday's Premier League double header previewed plus Liverpool in focus!

West Ham demolished Wolves 4-0 in the Premier League on Sunday. Who saw that result coming? Can West Ham build on the win, and should Nuno Espirito Santo be seriously concerned? (Part 2, 20:51) Two games in the Premier League on Monday, as Arsenal travel to Liverpool and Fulham host Aston Villa. Can Arsenal keep up their good form against the Champions, and can Fulham stop conceding?! (Part 3, 37:30) Liverpool are the subject of today's Floodlight Focus, and we chat with John Gibbons from The Anfield Wrap to discuss the Reds' chances this season. Subscribe now and never miss an episode!
28/09/2051m 18s

Leicester City shock Manchester City, Manchester United net 100th minute winner at Brighton and Chelsea draw at West Brom

Feargal Brennan is joined by Ste McInerney and Dave Scott to look back at a dramatic weekend of Premier League action.A Jamie Vardy inspired Leicester City shocked Manchester City with a 5-2 win at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester United sealed a dramatic 3-2 win at Brighton and Chelsea survived a first half scare to draw 3-3 at Premier League new boys West Brom.
27/09/2048m 20s

In-form clash as Everton play Palace, Manchester United looking for first Premier League win and will West Ham ever score?

Niall McCaughan, Natalie Paweleck and Alex Boardman preview the weekend's Premier League action, including Manchester United hunting for their first 3 points of the season against Brighton, Everton and Crystal Palace doing battle as the in-form sides, and West Ham United facing yet another tough test against Wolves. Subscribe now and never miss a show!
25/09/2054m 36s

Chelsea replace Kepa but will Everton replace Pickford? Keeper conundrums, the latest Premier League transfer gossip and the Foxes in focus

Chelsea have signed Edouard Mendy to replace Kepa as their new goalkeeper. But what next for the world's most expensive stopper? Plus, will Ancelotti move to replace Jordan Pickford after another set of mistakes? (Part 2, 15:50) The latest transfer gossip from the Premier League, including Upamecano to Manchester United and Jorginho to Arsenal rumours. (Part 3, 33:58) Leicester City are the subject of today's Floodlight Focus, with BT Sport reporter and Foxes fan Andy May joining us! Subscribe now and never miss an episode.
25/09/2047m 27s

Hungry Havertz fires first Chelsea goals, Newcastle score 7, Leeds United in focus and the latest FPL tips with the Gameweek podcast

Carabao Cup action midweek saw our Premier League sides bang amongst the goals. Kai Havertz scored his first goals for Chelsea, Newcastle destroyed League 2 Morecambe and Jordan Pickford was dodgy for Everton yet again. (Part 2, 21:14) Leeds United are our Floodlight Focus side today, as Gary from the Talking Schutt LUFC podcast runs the rule over the Whites' ambitions this season. (Part 3, 33:16) It's almost time for another FPL Gameweek! Matt Dyson from the Gameweek podcast answers your questions, including which goalkeepers might be worth looking out for this weekend. Subscribe now and never miss an episode!
24/09/2047m 0s

Manchester United exploring Sancho alternatives, Saints after Everton's Davies, YOUR questions answered and Fulham in focus!

We cover the latest Premier League transfer news including reports Manchester United have turned to Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele as a Jadon Sancho alternative, and Southampton chasing Everton's Tom Davies. (Part 2, 28:46) Your questions answered! Jim, Niall and Marley respond to the questions you have sent us, including which English club could do well in Europe this season. (Part 3: 48:56) Adam Farquharson from the Fulhamish podcast is our Floodlight Focus guest as we take a look at the Cottagers.
23/09/2058m 21s

Manchester City kick off their 2020-21 Premier League season with a win at Wolves and Aston Villa beat 10 man Sheffield United

Feargal Brennan, Jim Salveson and Marley Anderson look back over a busy Monday night of Premier League action, as Aston Villa beat 10-man Sheffield United and Manchester City kicked off their campaign with a 3-1 victory at Wolves.The guys also discuss the UK Government’s latest plans to bring fans back into stadiums, and Jim chats to Michael from the Unholy Trinity Everton FC podcast as part of our Floodlight Focus series.
22/09/201h 4m

Leicester go top with Burnley win, Man City start season at Wolves, the Blades play Villa and Crystal Palace in focus

Leicester beat Burnley to go to the top of the Premier League. But are Leicester already title contenders?! We discuss some of the comments Brendan Rodgers has made... (Part 2, 16:52) Two games in the Premier League on Monday, including Manchester City's season opener at Wolves and Sheffield United's clash with Aston Villa - we preview them both (Part 3, 43:17) Jay from The Eagles Beak Podcast joins us as we put Crystal Palace under Floodlight Focus!
21/09/2056m 10s

Premier League goal fest as Tottenham batter Southampton, Liverpool edge out 10-man Chelsea and Manchester United slip up against Palace

Feargal Brennan is joined by Pete Hall and Tyrone Marshall to look back at a goal filled weekend of Premier League action.Harry Kane and Son Heung-min inspire Spurs to a 5-2 win at Southampton, Liverpool beat 10-man Chelsea 2-0 thanks to a Kepa howler and Wilf Zaha blows Manchester United away as Crystal Palace win 3-1 at Old Trafford.
20/09/201h 0m

Premier League preview: Challengers v Champions as Chelsea play Liverpool and Manchester United kick off their campaign

Niall McCaughan is with Jay Motty and Michelle Owen to look ahead to the weekend's Premier League action, including a huge clash between a revamped Chelsea and title holders Liverpool, plus Manchester United's opening game of the season. (Part 2, 13:14) Arsenal look to pile more misery on a gloomy West Ham and can Everton keep up their hot start (Part 3, 27:49) plus can Leeds United get their first win on the board against Fulham? Subscribe now and never miss an episode!
19/09/2040m 21s

Bale and Thiago arrive in the Premier League, the latest top flight transfer gossip and Chelsea in focus

Tottenham and Liverpool are close to big captures - Gareth Bale and Thiago Alcantara respectively. How will these players impact their sides? (Part 2, 17:45) We tackle the latest Premier League transfer news including rumours regarding Arsenal and West Ham (Part 3, 34:12) Amy Christophers is our Floodlight Focus guest as we put her beloved Chelsea under the microscope.
18/09/2045m 16s
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