Episodes
It's a special one-off return for the Audio Football Club podcast, which has assembled some team-mates from a distance after a seismic few days in football history. The European Super League idea has been and gone but how did it ever happen, and where does football go from here? Telegraph Football experts Jason Burt, Luke Edwards and Mike McGrath join Thom Gibbs to discuss Sunday night's announcement, the drama that followed and the landscape it leaves. Read Mike's ranking of Manchester...
Published 04/21/21
Published 04/21/21
On the podcast today, the FA Cup final happened and Anthony Taylor made sure it won’t be forgotten in a hurry.  Plus, Eddie Howe departs AFC Bournemouth and we ask what next for both the man and the club, there’s Champions and Europa Leagues to preview and a good look at some of football’s clumsiest moments. Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us at [email protected]
Published 08/03/20
On the podcast today, a somewhat disappointing final day in the Premier League, the big twist? There were no twists! Chelsea and Manchester United secure Champions League football, we review Ole and Frank’s seasons. Aston Villa stay up much to Matt Law’s delight, what awaits them in the 20/21 season? How will Watford and Bournemouth fare in the Championship? All these questions answered, and more! Elsewhere we discuss Juventus’ title win, PSG brawls and the greatest hat tricks...
Published 07/27/20
On the podcast today, two very entertaining FA Cup semi-finals, Mikael Arteta masterminds a win over Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City and Frank Lampard does the same against Manchester United. Elsewhere we wave goodbye to Nigel Pearson, sacked as Watford boss with just two Premier League games remaining, we ask how this willl affect their bid for survival? Plus, more heartbreak for Bournemouth, David Moyes praise and a return to the Premier League for Leeds United. Subscribe to...
Published 07/20/20
On the podcast today, we react to the news that Manchester City will not serve a Champions League ban. What does it mean for Pep and his squad and more importantly the future of FFP. Elsewhere it was a thrilling weekend of Premier League football, the relegation battle is hots up with wins for West Ham, Watford, Aston Villa AND Bournemouth but we say goodbye to Norwich. Plus tributes to the late Jack Charlton, an amazing Atalanta and the greatest great escapes. Subscribe to Audio...
Published 07/13/20
On the podcast today, Liverpool look to have shaken off their midweek hungover thrashing at the hands of Manchester City The bottom half of the Premier League table is arguably the most exciting, have West Ham done enough to ensure safety? Should they stand by David Moyes? Why hasn’t the new manager bounce happened for Nigel Pearson? All these questions answered, and more! Elsewhere, Messi stalls over contract talks, Ronaldo continues to set records and your picks for the the best...
Published 07/06/20
On the podcast today, at long last Liverpool claim the league. We ponder what next for Klopp’s side and whether this means the FA Cup is now the most exciting competition around. Elsewhere, Guendouzi's future is in doubt at Arsenal, Watford are woeful, Chelsea are building something special and Barcelona seem intent on winning absolutely nothing this season. Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us at [email protected]
Published 06/29/20
On the podcast today, we have lots of Premier League football to cover including an impressive two losses in four days for Arsenal, a drab Merseyside derby and the makings of a very exciting relegation battle. Elsewhere, the Championship throws up a number of exciting results, Serie A returns and the panel suggest who in football would benefit most from a bit of humility. Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us at [email protected]
Published 06/22/20
On the podcast today, football is back! We look at the logistics of the Premier League returning, what the games will be like and who will have benefited most from the break. Elsewhere, we talk about the lasting impact of the Black Lives Matter movement and how successful the return of football has been on the continent. Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us at [email protected]
Published 06/15/20
A special announcement from the AFC team.
Published 05/11/20
On the podcast today, the panel return to discuss the issues that really matter. The agenda today includes the best and worst; wingers, youth prospects, fouls and press boxes. Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us with your suggestions for future topics at [email protected]
Published 05/04/20
On the podcast today, four more footballing topics face the all-new innovative best and worst format. Today we assess the best full-backs, some lovely close-range goals and also a mixed bag of boots and football films. Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us with your suggestions for future topics at [email protected]
Published 04/27/20
It’s the start of the week which can mean only one thing, AFC is back to debate the best and worst of four footballing categories. This week we tackle centre-backs, penalties, refereeing decisions and shirt sponsors. Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us with your suggestions for future topics at [email protected]
Published 04/20/20
On the podcast today, four more footballing topics face the all-new innovative best and worst format. For debate this week, goalkeepers, mistakes, pundits and stadiums. Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us with your suggestions for future topics at [email protected]
Published 04/14/20
On the podcast today, the brand new exciting format continues as we debate the very best and very worst examples of four more footballing categories. This week we run the rule over matches you’ve seen live, friendly matches, football documentaries and footballer hair. Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us with your suggestions for future topics at [email protected]
Published 04/06/20
On the podcast today, a brand new exciting format for AFC as we assess the very best and very worst of four footballing topics as chosen by our panel. This week we are assessing international tournaments, long range goals, moments of commentary and three exceptional and one truly disastrous transfer windows.  Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us with your suggestions for future topics at [email protected]
Published 03/30/20
On the podcast today, we are looking at the current state of affairs in football including the plight of EFL clubs, the latest from Europe and how and when football will resume in a few months time. Plus Leyton Orient’s incredibly ambitious FIFA tournament and a WhatsApp voice note about Wembley that got a little out of hand… Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us at [email protected]
Published 03/23/20
On today's podcast Mina Rzouki, Matt Law and Daniel Zeqiri join Thom Gibbs to analyse the implications of Covid-19 on football. How could the season be rescheduled? What is the fairest outcome for the teams with uncertain fates? And how will the spell without football effect players, businesses and fans? Subscribe to Audio Football Club to make sure you never miss an episode and email us at [email protected]   50% off the price of a sport-only subscription to the...
Published 03/16/20
On the podcast today, the Manchester Derby occurred! Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gets the better of Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City once again, largely thanks to the remarkable Bruno Fernandes.
Published 03/09/20
On the podcast today, Manchester City win their third League Cup on the spin and we ask why Pep seems to care so much more about this trophy than his contemporaries.
Published 03/02/20
On the podcast today, the race for the Champions League places is getting exciting with a seemingly ever-increasing list of potential suitors eyeing the prize. Who will make the final four spots? We definitively decide.
Published 02/24/20
On the podcast today, Manchester City’s financial failings and what that means for their involvement in European competitions, which could mean a good weekend for all of North London as Arsenal and Spurs claim important victories in the race for the now potentially very valuable fifth spot.
Published 02/17/20
On the podcast today, the winter break gives us some time to dig deep into how Chris Wilder keeps working miracles at Sheffield United and Carlo Ancelotti’s continued success at Everton.
Published 02/10/20
On the podcast today, Jose Mourinho gets the better of Pep Guardiola once again - but was this a Mourinho masterclass or a missed opportunity for Man City?
Published 02/03/20