The Preview Show: Brother Brendy’s Envelopes
10/07/2022
The Preview Show: Brother Brendy’s Envelopes
Marcus, Luke, Vish and Jim settle in for another blockbuster Barclays weekend off the back of more midweek madness.We’ve realised that Pep Guardiola’s biggest fan is in fact Erik ten Hag - now that is Manchester, united. We also wonder if Brendan Rodgers’ envelopes can help them to a win over Bourne
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On The Continent: Is the Super League back in business?
10/06/2022
On The Continent: Is the Super League back in business?
Florentino Pérez put the European Super League front and centre of his address to Real Madrid’s General Assembly last weekend. Ahead of December’s crucial court ruling, is he quietly gathering more support?Miguel Delaney joins Dotun and Andy to discuss that, ask how far Luciano Spalletti’s young Nea
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Ramble Reacts: Liverpool prove… something
10/05/2022
Ramble Reacts: Liverpool prove… something
Trent Alexander-Arnold answered all the critics who have lambasted his defending in recent weeks by bagging a free-kick and watching Rangers huff n’ puff their way out of the Champions League. Justice!Elsewhere, Marcus, Luke and Lars Sivertsen check in with the various Champions League results, as S
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The Football Ramble's Guide To... Footballers Acting
10/04/2022
The Football Ramble's Guide To... Footballers Acting
Becoming a famous professional in one demanding field is hard enough - but what if you’re just as talented doing a cockney impression as you were with a football? Well, you become an actor!Marcus, Luke, Jim and Pete are here with a rundown of some of the more infamous scene-stealing performances fro
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The Ramble: Tom Cairney's magic wand
10/03/2022
The Ramble: Tom Cairney's magic wand
When Roy Keane tried to end Alf Inge Haaland's career all those years ago, who'd have thought that Liam Gallagher would eventually have the last laugh.Marcus, Luke and Vish are on hand to pick apart Man City's victory over those squares Man United and Arsenal's cracking North London derby triumph. E
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Lions Watch: Hey Jude, Harry Maguire's struggles, and The Take Thermometer
10/01/2022
Lions Watch: Hey Jude, Harry Maguire's struggles, and The Take Thermometer
Marcus and Luke are back with Lions Watch as we look ahead to the World Cup in just seven weeks' time! Join us every Saturday as we recap the biggest England news, debate some Southgate Selections™ and tackle your questions. Today, we celebrate the impressive Nations League performances of Jude Bell
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The Preview Show: Keggy the truck driver
09/30/2022
The Preview Show: Keggy the truck driver
Don’t worry, gang - the Premier League is back! Marcus, Vish, Jim and Andy tuck in to all the latest after waving goodbye to our beloved Nations League.There’s some North London derby jitters for Jim, while Vish seems much calmer about Man Utd’s prospects against Erling Haaland n’ company. We also c
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On The Continent: Less Ronaldo, More Portugal?
09/29/2022
On The Continent: Less Ronaldo, More Portugal?
Dotun, Andy and David Cartlidge are here with a state of play after the final international break before the World Cup. We wonder if Germany might prove entertaining rather than efficient come Qatar and whether the problems plaguing France have knocked them off their prime perch. There’s also time f
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The Football Ramble's Guide To... Football Fights
09/28/2022
The Football Ramble's Guide To... Football Fights
Brace yourselves, 'cos it's time for the big one. Marcus, Luke, Pete and Andy are on hand to talk you through the highs and lows of soccer's sauciest scraps. We definitely do like to see that.From opposing players swinging limbs at each other to managers squaring up, witnessing it is one of football
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Ramble Reacts: England steady the ship
09/27/2022
Ramble Reacts: England steady the ship
After their final game ahead of the World Cup, Marcus, Luke and Andy check on England’s progress after an entertaining - if chaotic - draw against Germany last night.The likes of Jude Bellingham and Reece James proved their immense worth, but Harry Maguire tripped over the dice Gareth Southgate roll
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The Ramble: Scotland's best backside
09/26/2022
The Ramble: Scotland's best backside
Oof, that was a poor weekend for England players and fans alike. However, there is at least some consolation in knowing that our weekend wasn't as bad as Tony Adams'.Elsewhere, Wales show some British solidarity with their own relegation - unlike Scotland and Ireland - and we celebrate the Faroe Isl
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September 2022 Recap
09/26/2022
September 2022 Recap
Here's a little taste of what we've been up to this month...If you haven't already, hit that subscribe button and get new episodes of the Football Ramble delivered every weekday! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
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Introducing: Sports Horn!
09/24/2022
Introducing: Sports Horn!
Pete here from The Football Ramble. I've been working on a show I think you're going to very much enjoy, so I thought I'd stick an episode in here as a little treat for your Saturday afternoon! If you love the Ramble, I reckon you're going to very much enjoy this. Ian Fiveankles seeks to make his ma
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The Preview Show: Free Charlie Adam
09/23/2022
The Preview Show: Free Charlie Adam
Marcus, Luke, Pete and Andy revel in more Nations League nonsense, as Kevin de Bruyne remains bored out of his mind and John McGinn’s memory foam mattress grabs a great win for Scotland.We also toast the departures of Charlie Adam and the FIFA game (Ted Lasso’s idiotic appearance not withstanding) a
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On The Continent: Good Neapolitan Vibes
09/22/2022
On The Continent: Good Neapolitan Vibes
More continental capers for Dotun, Andy and Lars Sivertsen as the international break gives us a chance for various domestic debriefs. The Serie A title race continues to intrigue, as Napoli try shake off the Sivertsen Curse - while the La Liga title race is marred by horrible racist abuse of Vinici
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The Football Ramble's Guide To... Goal Celebrations
09/21/2022
The Football Ramble's Guide To... Goal Celebrations
It's back! Jim, Vish and Lars knee slide into today’s edition of our handy footballing handbook. Today, we focus on the icing on top of football’s sweetest, most joyous cakes: goal celebrations!We run through how best to approach such a noble art and outline some of the do’s and dont’s. We also reco
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The Drop In: Les Ferdinand
09/20/2022
The Drop In: Les Ferdinand
Kate's off to west London for today's episode of The Drop In, where she's shown around QPR's training facilities by a Premier League icon. It's only bloody Les Ferdinand!(Sir) Les sits down with Kate to discuss a storied career that took him from QPR to Newcastle and many places in between. They tal
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The Ramble: Let 'em know you're there
09/19/2022
The Ramble: Let 'em know you're there
Jules, Vish, Pete and Andy recap more bonkers Barclays from the weekend, as Leicester valiantly conceded six and Arsenal's U8's beat Brentford. We also take stock of Everton's long walk to freedom after their first win of the season, check in with our pal Moysey and hear of potentially football's sh
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The Preview Show: Ivan Toney's having a party
09/16/2022
The Preview Show: Ivan Toney's having a party
For too long we've all been asking the same question - when will England replace the irreplaceable menace to opposition fans that is Jamie Vardy? Is Ivan Toney the answer?On today's Preview Show Jim, Vish and Lars are on hand to mull over Gareth Southgate's latest England squad and marvel at Todd Bo
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On The Continent: Is time up for Allegri at Juventus?
09/15/2022
On The Continent: Is time up for Allegri at Juventus?
It’s an Italian feast this week! Dotun and Andy – live from Warsaw – are joined by Nicky Bandini to discuss Juventus’ woes after a shock defeat to Benfica.Plus, we discuss if the Milan clubs bring the glory days back in Europe, Robert Lewandowski’s Bayern homecoming, and why all is not as it seems w
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At The Match: European football returns to Berlin
09/15/2022
At The Match: European football returns to Berlin
Union Berlin sit top of the Bundesliga and last week, Andy travelled there to witness European football history in their first Europa League game against Belgium's history-makers, Union Saint-Gilloise. After UEFA announced a trial for safe standing, Union Berlin were at last able to bring European f
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Ramble Reacts: Conte’s Curse Continues
09/14/2022
Ramble Reacts: Conte’s Curse Continues
Marcus, Jim and Vish convene after Liverpool battle past Ajax (and our favourite-named player) to snatch three points and Spurs collapse in the Eric Dier Derby!Plus, can another Marcus make it into the England squad? Will Atlético mug off Barcelona further still? And while Jurgen Klopp is dishing ou
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The Football Ramble’s Guide To… Special Moves
09/13/2022
The Football Ramble’s Guide To… Special Moves
There can be no greater honour in sport than having a distinct move, technique or skill named after you. Like when you do a ‘Pardew’ on the sideline of a cup final…Marcus, Luke, Andy and Jim are here to pick through the creme de la creme of footballing special moves - from mesmeric midfield geniuses
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The Ramble: Diego Costa walks among us
09/12/2022
The Ramble: Diego Costa walks among us
Today’s Ramble has an international flavour!Lars returns to join Marcus and Jim after a weekend for football in the UK like no other. They discuss the football agent who headbutted Rayo Vallecano’s president during transfer negotiations, the most hilarious application of VAR ever in Italy, and Diego
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