Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle discuss and dissect the top Premier League storylines after every single match day. Together, the former Premier League players and current NBC Sports analysts host "The 2 Robbies Football Show" on NBC Sports Radio and "The 2 Robbies Podcast" providing fans with top-cl…
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Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle discuss the following:(0:45) Mike Ashley agreeing to the sale of Newcastle to a consortium of the Saudi Arabia Public Investment Fund, PCP Capital Partners led by Amanda Staveley and RB Sports & Media led by Simon and David Reuben. The gents have a thorough discussion of what this means for the short and long-term future of the Magpies and how it will affect the rest of the Premier League clubs.(22:00) A preview of Newcastle-Tottenham(23:30) A preview of Watford-Liverpool and thoughts on Watford appointing Claudio Ranieri as new manager(26:25) A preview of Leicester-Man United(28:45) A preview of Man City-Burnley(30:40) A preview of Brentford-Chelsea(34:25) A preview of Everton-West Ham(35:00) And a preview of Arsenal-Crystal Palace
Robbie Mustoe is joined by Liverpool midfielder, Jordan Henderson, to discuss Liverpool's 2021-22 campaign so far, returning from injury, his partnership with Fabinho, playing in front of a packed Anfield, how he's adapted during his 10 years at Liverpool and how Jurgen Klopp has evolved during his 6 years as Liverpool manager.
Robbie Mustoe & Robbie Earle recap Match Round 7 in the Premier League discussing the following:(0:45) Liverpool and Manchester City showing their class as they played out to an entertaining 2-2 draw at Anfield(15:45) Manchester United continuing to drop points in disappointing fashion against an Everton side continuing to impress(29:25) Chelsea going top of the table thanks to Timo Werner's winner(35:55) Tottenham putting an end to their 3-match losing streak after a victory against Aston Villa(41:00) Xisco Muñoz sacked by Watford only 7 matches into the season following Watford's loss to Leeds(46:40) Crystal Palace and Leicester City drawing 2-2 at Selhurst Park and why both sides have had a mixed start to the season(53:15) Brentford continuing their surprising start to the season after a 2-1 win at West Ham(55:45) Raul Jimenez & Hee-Chan Hwang combining on both goals for Wolves as Newcastle's misery continues(58:15) Brighton and Arsenal's scoreless draw at the Amex and what to make of Arsenal through 7 matches(1:01:30) And the battle at the bottom between Burnley and Norwich that ended scoreless at Turf Moor
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe recap the 2nd round of results in the UEFA Champions League Group Stage discussing the following:(0:45) Manchester United's dramatic win over Villarreal thanks to a late winner from Cristiano Ronaldo(10:35) Paris Saint-Germain's 2-0 win over Manchester City punctuated by Lionel Messi's world class finish(23:05) Chelsea's 2nd straight defeat after falling 1-0 to Juventus in Turin(31:10) Liverpool hammering Porto 5-1 at Estadio Dragao thanks to impressive performances from Curtis Jones & Mohamed Salah(38:50) Shocking defeats from Real Madrid and Barcelona to Sheriff and Benfica(42:30) A preview of Sunday's big match: Liverpool v. Manchester City(46:35) Remembering Roger Hunt(49:15) And a quick word on Brighton's bright start before Saturday's tough match against Arsenal
Thierry Henry chats with Robbie Earle about his induction into the Premier League Hall of Fame, childhood football inspirations, Arsene Wenger's impact, the weight of wearing the Arsenal cannon, the genius of Pep Guardiola and what's next for him in the world of football.
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle discuss the following:(0:45) Chelsea's 1-0 victory over Manchester City and how Thomas Tuchel and company did it to capture the club's 2nd Champions League title(26:40) Discussion over Pep Guardiola's controversial lineup decisions and why City were unable to break Chelsea down(41:30) Brentford defeating Swansea to gain promotion to the Premier League(49:00) And Earle and Mustoe hand out their end of season 2 Robbies Awards
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe discuss the following on their latest episode:(0:40) Manchester United's stunning defeat to Villarreal in the Europa League Final and what it means for several key players and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer moving forward(24:45) An in-depth preview of the UEFA Champions League Final between Manchester City and Chelsea and lineup surprises we could see from either Pep Guardiola or Thomas Tuchel(35:25) A look ahead to the Championship Final between Brentford and Swansea(36:35) The latest big name managers to leave their posts in Antonio Conte and Zinedine Zidane(41:15) And Paul Rabil joins the pod to discussing the upcoming Premier Lacrosse League season, his favorite Premier League team Chelsea and how he would handle a Robbie Mustoe slide tackle
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle recap they key events from the final Match Round of the 2020-21 Premier League season discussing the following:(0:35) Liverpool's 2-0 win over Crystal Palace to secure 3rd place in the Premier League(7:20) Chelsea finishing 4th place despite their defeat at Aston Villa(11:55) Leicester City failing to qualify for the Champions League for the 2nd season in a row(17:00) What's next for Tottenham and Harry Kane(29:10) A perfect ending to the season for Manchester City and Sergio Aguero(35:20) Reflections on Arsenal finishing in 8th(40:45) Reflections on Manchester United finishing 2nd(43:15) Reflections on Everton finishing in 10th(46:00) High praise for David Moyes and West Ham finishing in 6th and qualifying for the Europa League(48:50) And who is most likely to bounce back out of Fulham, West Brom & Sheffield United
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe recap Match Round 37 in the Premier League discussing the following:(0:45) Liverpool's comfortable victory over Burnley to move into 4th place(11:40) Chelsea outdoing Leicester to jump into 3rd place(23:05) A preview of what to expect Sunday in the top-4 race(27:30) Harry Kane notifying Tottenham he wants to leave at the end of the season(36:05) Roy Hodgson departing Crystal Palace at the end of the season(42:15) And Sam Allardyce departing West Brom at the end of the season
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle recap Match Week 36 in the Premier League and the FA Cup Final discussing the following:(0:40) Liverpool's dramatic win at West Brom thanks to the stoppage time header from Alisson(14:25) Leicester City's first FA Cup win in club history over a disappointing Chelsea(23:05) A preview of Tuesday's match between the Blues and the Foxes(27:50) Tottenham's 2-0 victory over Wolves(31:15) West Ham's draw at Brighton(35:20) Have Manchester City found a future superstar in Ferran Torres?(40:10) An impressive Leeds hammering Burnley(42:05) Why Everton have been so disappointing this season(48:35) And promising victories by Crystal Palace and Southampton
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe recap the midweek Premier League results which saw Manchester City crowned Premier League champions (0:45). Earle and Mustoe dissect how they won it, the key players who contributed most and which clubs look primed to contend next season. The chaps also discuss Chelsea's disappointing defeat to Arsenal (25:25) and a massive win for Leicester City over Man United at Old Trafford (35:20).
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe recap Match Round 35 in the Premier League discussing the following:(0:50) Chelsea's come-from-behind 2-1 victory at Manchester City, the controversial incidents from the match and what it means ahead of the Champions League Final(20:10) Man United's 2nd-half comeback at Villa Park to win 3-1(26:40) Leicester City's disappointing defeat at home to Newcastle(30:50) Liverpool staying in top-4 contention after their 2-0 victory over Southampton(33:25) Another troubling loss for Spurs at Leeds(36:45) West Ham's costly defeat to Everton at London Stadium(39:30) Farewell to West Brom after their 3-1 defeat to Arsenal saw the Baggies officially relegated(46:25) And Underappreciated Performances of the week from Wolves and Palace
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle recap the Champions League and Europa League semifinals discussing the following:(:55) Manchester City advancing past Paris Saint-Germain and who stood out from Pep Guardiola's side(18:20) Chelsea eliminating Real Madrid to reach their first Champions League Final since 2012(30:00) A preview of the final and Saturday's massive Premier League match between City and Chelsea that could see City crowned champions(35:00) Arsenal's disappointing scoreless draw at home that saw the Gunners eliminated from the Europa League at the hands of Villarreal and former manager, Unai Emery(45:25) Manchester United advancing past Roma to the Europa League Final(47:50) And thoughts on Jose Mourinho taking the Roma job next season in Serie A
Manchester United and France midfielder, Paul Pogba, caught up with Robbie Earle recently to discuss Manchester United's 2020-21 season, his current state of mind with the club, his relationship with Bruno Fernandes, his views on racism in football and what to expect from France in Euro 2020 this summer.
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle discussing the following:(0:45) The postponement of the match between Manchester United and Liverpool after protesters breached Old Trafford and invaded the pitch before kickoff(20:35) Manchester City's victory at Crystal Palace, the importance of Sergio Aguero and a look ahead to their Champions League match against Paris Saint-Germain(26:35) Chelsea's comfortable win over Fulham and if Kai Havertz earned a spot in the starting eleven for their next match against Real Madrid at Stamford Bridge(31:35) A roundup of the remaining results in the Premier League this weekend
Robbie Mustoe & Robbie Earle recap the first leg of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League semi-finals discussing the following:(:45) Manchester City's comeback in Paris to take a 2-1 lead over Paris Saint-Germain and if Pep Guardiola's side will finish the job in Manchester(18:10) Chelsea playing out a 1-1 draw with Real Madrid and whether or not the Blues should have built up a bigger advantage before the 2nd leg in London(29:45) Unai Emery getting the better of Mikel Arteta and his former club as Villarreal go 2-1 up over Arsenal(37:10) Manchester United overcoming a 2-1 deficit against Roma to build a commanding 6-2 lead thanks to the return of Edinson Cavani and Paul Pogba to the starting eleven(43:05) And a preview of Sunday's big match between Manchester United and Liverpool which could end up being a Premier League title decider provided Manchester City first take care of business at Crystal Palace
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle are joined by Manchester City defender, Ruben Dias, to discuss how he came to join Man City this past summer, what prepared him for the Premier League, Pep Guardiola's impact on him and what it's been like to play with this talented Manchester City squad as the club looks close in on their third Premier League title in the past four seasons.
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle recap the League Cup Final and Match Round 33 in the Premier League discussing the following:(0:45) Manchester City's comfortable win over Tottenham and what it could mean for the future of some of Spurs' most important players(17:30) Liverpool's costly 2 points dropped against Newcastle and how Jurgen Klopp is handling the current difficult period for the Reds(34:45) Chelsea picking up an important 3 points at West Ham to move back into 4th place(41:35) Arsenal losing at home to Everton as tensions rise with supporters protesting outside the Emirates(48:00) Why Manchester United's scoreless draw with Leeds shows more positive signs(54:15) A special shout out to Burnley's Chris Wood after his hat trick at Wolves(56:35) Thoughts on Norwich City and Watford returning to the Premier League(58:50) And what to make of English football uniting to boycott social media
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe give their take on the frenetic few days surrounding the rise and fall of the Super League and what happens next in European football (0:45). Plus, the chaps dissect the midweek Premier League results including Totenham's 2-1 win over Southampton in Ryan Mason's first match in charge (22:25), Man City's 2-1 victory at Aston Villa (28:45), Chelsea's scoreless draw with Brighton (37:25) and Leicester City's comfortable win over a disappointing West Brom (45:00).
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe react to a crazy 48 hours in the world of football discussing the following:(:45) The announcement from 12 European clubs to form the Super League and how this announcement has caused shockwaves around the footballing world(23:25) Tottenham sacking Jose Mourinho, what's next for The Special One and what's next for Spurs(36:50) Chelsea knocking out Manchester City in the FA Cup ending their quest for the quadruple(42:40) Leicester advancing to the FA Cup Final after their 1-0 win over Southampton(44:45) Sheffield United relegated from the Premier League(47:50) Newcastle's thrilling 3-2 win over West Ham(49:00) Man United's 3-1 victory over Burnley(51:35) And Liverpool's top-4 hopes taking a blow after drawing with Leeds
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe recap all the key results from the Champions League and Europa League quarterfinals discussing the following:(0:45) Manchester City's 2-1 win at Borussia Dortmund and how Pep Guardiola's side are looking as they continue their pursuit of the quadruple(10:35) Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich's thrilling tie and a preview of the tasty semifinal matchup between PSG and Man City(21:00) Liverpool unable to overcome the 3-1 deficit from the 1st leg against Real Madrid and how Jurgen Klopp's men look to move forward from here(30:05) Chelsea finding their way past Porto thanks to solid performances from Rudiger, Kante & Pulisic and how their semifinal matchup against Real Madrid is shaping up(37:30) Arsenal with an impressive performance in Prague to setup a Europa League semifinal showdown with Unai Emery's Villarreal(42:25) And Manchester United also advancing to the Europa League semis after their comfortable win over Granada
Robbie Mustoe & Robbie Earle recap Match Round 31 of the Premier League discussing the following:(0:50) Manchester United's come-from-behind win at Tottenham, Edinson Cavani's importance and the war of words between Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Jose Mourinho on Heung-min Son(22:25) 10-man Leeds United's impressive win at Manchester City(29:10) Liverpool's Premier League misery at Anfield coming to an end against Aston Villa(35:20) Chelsea's comfortable win over Crystal Palace thanks to Christian Pulisic's brace(39:40) West Ham's 3-2 victory over Leicester City and the decision by Brendan Rodgers to leave out multiple key players for breaching COVID protocols plus the continued resurgence of Jesse Lingard(51:50) A devastating defeat for Fulham to Wolves and what it means after Newcastle's comeback win at Burnley to go six points clear of the Cottagers(55:25) And Arsenal cruising to a 3-0 win at Sheffield United ahead of their crucial Europa League match
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle are joined by Leeds United Vice Chairman and President of 49ers Enterprises, Paraag Marathe, to discuss how he became involved in Leeds, the long-term aspirations of the club, Marcelo Bielsa, Elland Road's atmosphere once fans do return, what the 49ers are looking forward to in the 2021 NFL season and what he's learned as a leader during the past year.
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle recap the first leg of the Champions League Quarter-Finals discussing the following:(1:00) Liverpool's 3-1 defeat to Real Madrid and what to make of Trent Alexander-Arnold's inconsistent form(13:25) Manchester City's 2-1 win over Borussia Dortmund and Erling Haaland impressions(21:45) Paris Saint-Germain jumping out to a 3-2 lead over Bayern Munch and Kylian Mbappe impressions(26:30) And Chelsea bouncing back from their defeat to West Brom to go 2-0 up on PortoPlus, Earle and Mustoe are joined by NYC-based photographer, Mel D. Cole, to discuss Charcoal Pitch FC's latest collaboration with Chelsea FC called "Five Boroughs" highlighting five different Black Chelsea supporters from the five boroughs of New York City. Mel also shares fascinating stories from his photography career and the interesting subjects he's photographed in the world of football and music (35:00).
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle recap Match Round 30 in the Premier League discussing the following:(0:50) 10-man Chelsea's 5-2 defeat to West Brom at Stamford Bridge and what to make of another injury concern for Christian Pulisic(14:50) Arsenal showing their inconsistencies in their 3-0 defeat to Liverpool thanks to impressive performances from Trent Alexander-Arnold and Diogo Jota(28:00) Tottenham squandering a 2-1 lead and the chance to go to 4th place after drawing at Newcastle(38:25) Manchester United's comeback win against Brighton and who should stay in goal: Dean Henderson or David De Gea?(49:25) Fulham's devastating 3-1 defeat to Aston Villa after going 1-0 up(54:45) Manchester City cruising to a 2-0 victory over Leicester City(59:50) And assessing Sergio Aguero's legacy and next destination as he get sets to depart Manchester City at the end of the season
Robbie Earle & Robbie Mustoe had the chance to sit down with two of the most important figures from two clubs that are arguably the two best success stories this season. Earle & Mustoe first had an exclusive interview with West Ham midfielder Declan Rice on the Hammers' success this season, David Moyes' impact and what it means to represent the England national team. After that, Musty got to catch up with his former teammate and now manager of Aston Villa, Dean Smith, on how he's turned around the Claret and Blue from staving off relegation to competing for European place this season.
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe share a couple of interviews with two of Manchester City's biggest stars. First, we hear Rebecca Lowe's conversation with USWNT midfielder, Rose Lavelle, on influential women in her life as well how she's like Manchester so far. After that, we hear from Kevin De Bruyne on influential women in his life and what he feels has been the key to Manchester City's success this season.
In the spirit of celebrating Women's History Month, Robbie Mustoe & Robbie Earle share stories of the inspirational women in their lives. Plus, we hear from Premier League referee, Sian Massey-Ellis, on the challenges women face in football today as well as an exclusive interview with Leeds United defender, Olivia Smart, who shares with Rebecca Lowe her remarkable story of working as a nurse at Elland Road vaccinating patients to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 all while continuing her career as a professional footballer at Leeds.
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle break down a shorter weekend of Premier League action and the FA Cup Quarter-Finals. They discuss Tottenham's win over Villa, to begin to put their rough week behind them (:30), Arsenal come back to draw at West Ham (12:45), Brighton get an important win over struggling Newcastle (25:00), and Chelsea, Man City, and Leicester City advance to the FA Cup Semi-Finals (35:45). In future episodes, we will hear from: Sian Massey-Ellis, Olivia Smart, Rose Lavelle, Kevin De Bruyne, Declan Rice, and Dean Smith
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle react to the latest results in the European knockout rounds focusing on the following:(:45) Tottenham's collapse against Dinamo Zagreb and what it means for Jose Mourinho's future after Spurs are eliminated from the Europa League(17:15) Arsenal advancing despite losing at home to Olympiacos(19:40) Manchester United taking care of business against A.C. Milan(21:15) Chelsea looking impressive against Atletico Madrid to advance 3-0 on aggregate(30:05) Manchester City continuing to win comfortably against Borussia Monchengladbach(36:00) And we assess the latest Champions League odds as we head to the Quarter-Finals
Robbie Mustoe & Robbie Earle review Match Round 28 in the Premier League discussing the following:(0:45) Arsenal's 2-1 win over Tottenham in the North London Derby dissecting Jose Mourinho's approach, Mikel Arteta's handling of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang & that wonder goal from Erik Lamela(18:35) Manchester City's 3-0 victory at Fulham and Sergio Aguero back on the score sheet(22:45) Man United taking all three points against West Ham & the club's decision to make some front office moves in naming John Murtough as Football Director & Darren Fletcher as Technical Director(29:00) Christian Pulisic back in the starting lineup in Chelsea's 0-0 draw with Leeds(34:00) Liverpool back to winning ways at Wolves(42:40) Leicester City torching Sheffield United 5-0 after Chris Wilder left the Blades by mutual consent(50:30) Everton's disappointing defeat at Goodison Park to "Burnley-ona"(55:00) And assessing the latest odds to finish in the top-four of the Premier League
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe review weekday matches in the Champions League, Europa League and Premier League focusing on the following:(0:45) Liverpool taking care of business against RB Leipzig to advance to the Champions League Quarter-finals(8:55) A possible changing of the guard as Lionel Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo exit the Champions League while Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland advance. Plus, where will Messi & Ronaldo play next season?(16:15) Manchester United's 1-1 draw with A.C. Milan(21:25) Arsenal finding a way past Olympiacos despite some concerns(30:05) Tottenham's professional victory against Dinamo Zagreb(34:20) A preview of Sunday's North London Derby(36:35) Sergio Aguero's questionable future at Manchester City(40:55) The bizarre relationship between Christian Pulisic & Thomas Tuchel at Chelsea so far
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe break down match week 27 in the 2020-21 Premier League season. They chat Manchester United's massive Derby win over Manchester City (00:35), Fulham moving closer towards safety with a 1-0 win at Anfield (17:15), Gareth Bale in fine form in Tottenham's 4-1 win v. Crystal Palace (30:00), Arsenal draw at Turf Moor (35:00), and Chris Wilder's comments on his players (48:15).
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe break down the midweek Premier League matches. They discuss Liverpool losing their 5th straight home match, this time at the hands of Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea (00:44), Manchester City looking unbeatable against Wolves (23:45), Manchester United dropping points in their draw with Crystal Palace (29:00), Leicester's injuries taking their toll in the Foxes' draw at Burnley (39:00), and Tottenham getting a 1-0 win at Fulham, with Dele and Bale back in the starting XI (43:00).
Robbie Mustoe is joined by Tim Howard to recap the key storylines from Match Round 26 in the Premier League discussing the following:(:55) Chelsea & Manchester United scoreless at Stamford Bridge & how both clubs move forward(12:25) Manchester City picking up three more points against a difficult West Ham side(21:40) Liverpool back to winning ways at Sheffield United before their massive match against Chelsea(28:55) Gareth Bale leading Tottenham to a 4-0 victory over Burnley(33:15) An impressive 3-1 win for Arsenal over a disappointing Leicester City(40:35) And the controversial decision by Lee Mason to disallow Lewis Dunk's goal against West Brom
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe recap the latest Champions League, Europa League and Premier League results discussing the following:(:40) Chelsea's 1-0 win over Atletico Madrid in their first leg of the Round of 16(13:45) A preview of Chelsea-Man United(17:00) Manchester City's ongoing impressive run with a cozy 2-0 win over Borussia Monchengladbach(26:30) Tottenham advancing to the Europa League Round of 16 thanks to Dele Alli & Gareth Bale(30:10) Concerning results for Brighton & Southampton & how it affects their Premier League status(33:30) And reflections on the significance of Black History Month