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In-depth tactical, historical & geopolitical breakdowns of the beautiful game. From the team behind the Tifo Football YouTube channel. Hosted by Joe Devine.

Tifo Football Podcast


    • Dec 3, 2022 LATEST EPISODE
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    • 55m AVG DURATION
    • 383 EPISODES

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    Argentina will face Netherlands and USA are Out

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 3, 2022 60:13


    Messi inspired Argentina to victory over Australia, and Netherlands passed USA to setup a fascinating QF tie. The tifo team discuss the above and more, as well as points are bad! The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Korea Republic and Switzerland through! Plus emotional football moments

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 81:35


    The Group Stage finished with Korea Republic, Switzerland, Portugal and Brazil progressing to the knockouts. The tifo team cover the above, plus emotional moments in football and how the FIFA ranking system works. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Japan stun Group E, Germany are out!

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 75:41


    Japan achieved the unexpected, on day 12 of the World Cup, beating Spain to secure top spot in Group E and consigning Germany to back-to-back group stage exits. Morocco top Group F, followed by Croatia, who see off Belgium to a disappointing departure. The Tifo team discuss the above and more in tonight's livestream podcast. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Argentina will meet Australia in the next round

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 79:44


    In a thrilling day of football, Australia qualify from Group C, along with France. Argentina and Poland play out a 2-0 fixture, but both teams progress, despite Mexico coming to within a couple of yellow cards of progression. The tifo team are joined by Caoimhe O'Neill to discuss the above and more. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    England and the USA advance, and reflections on Qatar's aims

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 74:41


    England and the USA advance from Group B, to faces the victors - The Netherlands and Senegal - from Group A. The tifo team are joined by Chris Kamrani to discuss the above, plus some reflections on Qatar's aims. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Ghana impress, Brazil secure qualification without Neymar, and the Juventus board resigns

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 28, 2022 84:31


    Carl Anka joins the Tifo team to discuss day 9 of the World Cup, including brilliant games between Ghana & South Korea, and Cameroon and Serbia. Brazil qualify, despite Neymar's injury. The Juventus board resigns(!), and Portugal get a win. All this and more. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Germany survive, Canada are out, and Messi walks

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 27, 2022 76:41


    Germany and Spain play out an exciting draw, Canada are eliminated despite good performances, and why Morocco's victory over Belgium was not a surprise. The Tifo team cover the above and more, in day 8 of the World Cup. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Lewandowski scores, Messi drives Argentina forwards, and Mbappe impresses.

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 27, 2022 82:27


    There was plenty of fun on day 7 of the World Cup. Including goals from Messi, Mbappe and a first at the World Cup for Lewandowski. Australia enjoyed a deserved win. And Danish protests are part of the conversation. All this and more, as the tifo team are joined by Michael Bailey. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    USA hold England, Iran beat Wales, and Qatar are out

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2022 78:14


    The USA held England to a scoreless draw on day 6 of the World Cup, but did so with an impressive performance. England on the other hand… Wales also fell to a resurgent Iran in the day's early game. Plus Qatar are the first team eliminated from this tournament after losing their second game to Senegal. The Tifo team are joined by The Athletic's Chris Kamrani to discuss all of the above, as well as JJ's first-round observations. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Are Brazil going to win the World Cup? And are Portugal better without Ronaldo?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2022 70:43


    Brazil got off to a strong start on day 5 of the World Cup, beating Serbia. Portugal started with Ronaldo, and managed 3 goals against Ghana, who surprised at times. The tifo team are joined by Ranks FC podcaster Sam Tighe to discuss the above and more, plus points are bad! The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Japan Shock Germany and Canada Impress

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2022 65:06


    Japan beat Germany 2-1 in an opening game upset, while Canada came close to causing another against Belgium. The tifo team cast their eyes over the above, plus analysis of Morocco, Croatia, Spain's 7 goals, and Costa Rica. Plus a nice message from Doha in the form of Adam Leventhal. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    How Saudi Arabia stunned Argentina, France's Record Breaker, and Ronaldo leaves Manchester United

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2022 75:07


    Saudi Arabia managed a 2-1 victory over Argentina to open Day 3 of the Qatar World Cup, in front of a celebrating crowd. The Tifo team discuss the tactics that enabled this. Olivier Giroud equalled Thierry Henry's record 51 goals for France, as the team cruised to victory over Australia. And in a huge news day, Ronaldo left Manchester United and the club also appears to be up for sale! The team discuss all of the above and more, including more points, that are all bad. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Are England good? USA and Wales impress, and Iran's Stand

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 21, 2022 66:39


    On today's Tifo Football Podcast, the gang discuss England's strong start to the tournament, the statement made by Iran's players ahead of kick off, Wales and the USA impressing in different halves, and how The Netherlands got the better of Senegal. The gang were also joined by The Athletic's UK Editor-in-Chief, Alex Kay-Jelski, to discuss the One Love Armband controversy. The Tifo podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Nathan A Clark Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The World Cup Begins

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 20, 2022 56:36


    The Tifo team discuss the off-field, controversial issues surrounding the tournament, as well as Gianni Infantino's press conference on the eve the World Cup's opening day. Then, attention turns to Qatar's opening game with Ecuador. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tifo Talks: David Goldblatt on the Qatar World Cup

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2022 58:42


    Tifo speaks to football author David Goldblatt about the controversy around the World Cup in Qatar. Why is it controversial? How is it different to other tournaments? And what might be the response? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Premier League World Cup Winterpause, how we'd rip football up and start again

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2022 81:50


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull, Seb Stafford-Bloor and Jon Mackenzie are here to talk about some football. The World Cup enforced pause in the Premier League has begun so the boys look back on their highlights, lowlights and delights of the season so far.  Gerard Pique has been speaking about how football needs to evolve to keep the kids interested.  We talk about why it's seemingly so difficult to make changes in football and, to forewarn you, Joe gets ranty.  Plus, we discuss the difficult position footballers are sometimes put in by decisions they didn't make. Yes, it's a chat about the World Cup… The Tifo football podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Steve Hankey. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tifo Talks: The role tactics play in data analysis with Dan Pelchen

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2022 63:07


    The use of data in football is now commonplace. But the use of data in the sport isn't without its pitfalls.  Jon Mackenzie is joined by Dan Pelchen, founder of Traits Insights, to talk about how football clubs can use data in such a way as to benefit their operations. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Liverpool up for sale, Hasenhüttl sacked and Champions League draw

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2022 86:20


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull, and Jon Mackenzie are here to talk about some football. The show was recorded as news broke that FSG were looking to sell Liverpool.  Southampton have sacked Ralph Hasenhüttl. A special guest gives us a brief summary of their thoughts… We look back on the group stages of this year's Champions League as the last 16 draw is made. And react LIVE to the mouthwatering prospect of Manchester United and Barcelona facing off in the Europa League. Plus Arsenal won again to further enhance their credentials as title contenders. The Tifo football podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Steve Hankey. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tifo Talks: Have our tactics become too Eurocentric? with Jamie Hamilton

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2022 59:37


    Tactical orthodoxy within the modern game is undeniably Eurocentric. The ideas being used within the upper echelons of the game have been developed in Europe usually by Europeans. In this episode, Jon Mackenzie is joined by Jamie Hamilton (@stirling_j), a UEFA A licence holder and academy coach, to talk about what we can learn about tactics outside of Europe.  Try The Athletic for FREE for 30 days: https://www.theathletic.com/tifo Produced by Sean Thorne Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Potter's Chelsea crack against Brighton, Leeds Marsch on against Liverpool

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2022 75:54


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull, Seb Stafford-Bloor and Jon Mackenzie are here to talk about some spooky football. Roberto De Zerbi gets his first win as Brighton manager against new Chelsea boss and old Brighton gaffer Graham Potter. Leeds have better underlying numbers than their overlying results currently show. Apart from their most recent overlying result, which was a win over Liverpool. We discuss Unai Emery's appointment at Aston Villa. Is he a top, top manager, or just a top manager or just a… manager?    English TV provision has really gotten on Joe's nerves in a way that's completely reasonable. Juventus are out of the Champions League and in some trouble, relative to their usually lofty station…  Plus Lionel Messi is being linked with Inter Miami. He's playing out of his skin for PSG right now so is a move to MLS too soon?  The Tifo football podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Steve Hankey. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tifo Talks: AFC Wrexham with Humphrey Kerr

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2022 62:31


    The Tifo team meet Humphrey Kerr, comedian, actor, and Executive Director of Wrexham AFC. Humphrey introduced Rob Mcelhenney to football whilst working together on a TV show, and the rest is history. Today, the Tifo team talk to Humphrey about his role, Rob and Ryan, and what the future holds for Wrexham - in this episode of Tifo Talks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Newcastle shock Tottenham, Aston Villa fire four past Brentford and Chelsea's draw with Man Utd

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2022 75:43


    Michael Bailey, JJ Bull and Jon Mackenzie are here to talk about some football. Newcastle United beat Spurs at the Tottenham stadium to boost their top four credentials. Chelsea and Man Utd played to a draw with last minute drama as their new managers start to settle in. At Elland Road, has Jesse Marsch's Red Bull revolution ground to a halt at Leeds? Managerless Aston Villa came alive by putting four past Brentford.  Arsenal draw their first game of the season as a strong start is followed up a a resurgent Southampton taking a point at St Mary's. Nottingham Forest beat a Liverpool side who are clearly in a moment of uncomfortable transition. The Tifo football podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Steve Hankey. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tifo Talks: Bayern Munich's Reinvention under Julian Nagelsmann with Justin Kraft

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2022 45:16


    Try The Athletic for FREE for 30 days: https://www.theathletic.com/tifo Julian Nagelsmann is now in his second season at Bayern Munich. But the difference in approach between these two seasons couldn't have been starker. Jon Mackenzie is joined by Justin Kraft (@JustinKraft_) to look at the managerial context at Bayern Munich before turning to assess Nagelsmann's two seasons at the club from a tactical point of view. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Liverpool beat Man City, brilliant Bournemouth, Real Madrid Barcelona and can Arsenal win the league?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2022 68:18


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull, Jon Mackenzie and Seb Stafford-Bloor are here to talk about some football. At Anfield, Liverpool beat Man City to… well we discuss what it all means. It partly means that Arsenal are now four points clear at the top after beating Leeds.  They can't… Can they? At Craven Cottage, AFC Bournemouth drew 2-2 with Fulham. The Cherries haven't lost in the Premier League since their 9-0 humbling to Liverpool and currently sit tenth.  The Athletic's Bournemouth reporter Ahmed Shooble joins us to give the lowdown on what's happening on that part of England's South Coast. The Union Berlin dream carries on as a 2-0 win over Borussia Dortmund means they are also four points clear at the top of the Bundesliga. PSG won Le Classique contre Marseille and Serie A has a surprise set of clubs at the top in Napoli and Atalanta. The Tifo football podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Steve Hankey. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tifo Talks: When Friday Comes with James Montague

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2022 60:40


    Try The Athletic for FREE for 30 days: https://www.theathletic.com/tifo James Montague's classic When Friday Comes has been rereleased with added material ahead of the World Cup in Qatar. Travelling to every country in the Middle East and meeting fans, players, workers and campaigners, James paints an unforgettable picture of football in a controversial, vibrant and surprising new world. In this episode of Tifo Talks, Jon Mackenzie chats to James about the book and how he came to write it before focusing on two Middle Eastern countries in particular, Iran and Qatar. Produced by Sean Thorne Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    A statement win for Arsenal over Liverpool, Man Utd go fifth and Dortmund vs Bayern chaos

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2022 77:14


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull, Jon Mackenzie and Seb Stafford-Bloor are here to talk about some football. In North London, Arsenal secured a statement victory against a faltering Liverpool. At Goodison Park, Manchester United secured a win over Everton despite not playing that well. Juventus continued their underwhelming start to this Serie A season as reigning Scudetto holders AC Milan beat them 2-0. And Bayern didn't win again as Borussia Dortmund secured a dramatic draw.  Tony Jameson, the new presenter of The Football Manager Show, joined Joe to tell us about the show returning just in time for Football Manager 2023. The Tifo football podcast is presented by Joe Devine and produced by Steve Hankey. “Iker Casillas, Carles Puyol and the ‘I'm gay' tweet that covered no one in glory” by Alex Kay-Jelksi - https://theathletic.com/3673401/2022/10/10/casillas-puyol-gay-tweet?source=user-shared-article  “The story of the Kanjuruhan Stadium tragedy.” by Adam Leventhal - https://theathletic.com/3651851/2022/10/08/indonesia-stadium-tragedy-disaster/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tifo Talks: Tactics and the Women's Game with Jessy Parker Humphreys

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2022 61:39


    The last few years have seen a tactical renaissance in the women's game. Jon Mackenzie is joined by Jessy Parker Humphreys to talk about the relationship between the tactics of the men's and women's games, the role of tactics at the Euros last summer, and what to look forward to in the upcoming WSL season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The Manchester & North London derbies, understanding xG and Tifo has a book!

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2022 74:19


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull and Seb Stafford-Bloor are here to talk about some of the derbies. In Manchester, the sky is blue for City but have the storm clouds returned for United?   In North London, Arsenal beat Tottenham Hotspur but could things have easily been different?  Liverpool dropped more points, this time against the continuously impressive Brighton. Is it too late for them to get back into title contention? We explain what xG actually is after Newcastle United recorded a really high one against Fulham.  And we do our bit to promote the beautiful Scottish village of Oldmeldrum… PLUS… Tifo has a book coming out! It's called “How To Watch Football” and you can pre-order it here - https://t.co/U3XBmpVAXZ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tifo Talks: Inverting The Pyramid with Jonathan Wilson

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2022 60:28


    Try The Athletic for FREE for 30 days: https://www.theathletic.com/tifoirl In the first episode of a new podcast Tifo Talks, Jon Mackenzie sits down with author Jonathan Wilson to look back on his ground-breaking book Inverting the Pyramid.  Viewed by many as one of the most important books in football literature and actually used on UEFA coaching courses, the two talk through just how the book helped shaped football thinking for the modern era. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Are Bayern struggling in the Bundesliga?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 56:38


    Michael Bailey steps into Joe's big shoes and is joined by Jon Mackenzie and Seb Stafford-Bloor for this weeks football chat. Are Bayern struggling in the Bundesliga? Upcoming derbies and Serie A are amongst the topics discussed. Timecodes: 00:00:00 Introductions 00:03:15 Are Bayern struggling? 00:18:15 Union Berlin 00:19:30 Josh Sargent crowbarred in 00:19:40 back to Union 00:21:40 The Elephant NOT in the room 00:22:40 International chat 00:25:30 Nations League (and another Norwich crowbar) 00:28:40 The England Squad and sitting on the Southgate fence 00:30:10 USA Japan 00:32:25 Break 00:32:40 Premier league 00:36:30 How to stop Haaland 00:40:00 Arsenal Spurs 00:46:10 Break 00:46:20 Serie A 00:52:45 Watford have sacked Rob Edwards 00:54:00 A bit more Norwich 00:55:20 Jon's Podcast plug Getty Image Reference : Marco Luzzani / Stringer / Getty Images Sport / Via Getty Images Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Conte's Spurs: Son is back, Automatisms, Lack of Rotation and Title Chances

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2022 60:27


    Joe Devine and Jon Mackenzie are joined by Nathan A. Clark from The Extra Inch podcast to talk all things Tottenham Hotspur. After an excellent 21/22 season (after Nuno left), heavy squad investment and a proper Conte pre-season, Spurs were expected to fly this season. Seven league matches later, they are joint second with Manchester City and only one point behind league leaders, Arsenal. However, the performances haven't been promising and Kane & Son haven't been firing as usual. What should we expect from Tottenham Hotspur this year? The guys also talk about De Zerbi's exciting move to Brighton, Juventus' disappointing season with Allegri, Brendan Rodgers hitting rock bottom with Leicester and Bayern Munich not living up to expectations. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Graham Potter's Chelsea, where next for Thomas Tuchel, La Juventus, England's Ivan Toney?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2022 62:31


    Joe Devine, Jon Mackenzie and Liam Twomey are here to talk about football. Will Graham Potter work at Chelsea?  Which players will benefit and who should be sad? All of these questions are answered to at least a minimum level of competence… For Thomas Tuchel, where next for, depending on your definition, an “elite” manager? It could be Juventus, who are struggling to recapture old glories under Max Allegri. Who should Brighton appoint as their next canny coaching hire? And should Ivan Toney be heading to Qatar with England? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    VAR, Manchester United beat Arsenal, the Merseyside derby, the Old Firm and listing Leicester City

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 6, 2022 63:17


    Joe Devine, Seb Stafford-Bloor, Jon Mackenzie and JJ Bull are here to talk about all of the football. The V.A.R. ruined everyone's weekend, but what to do about it? Manchester United beat league leaders Arsenal, but is there such a thing as a good defeat? The Merseyside derby served up a rejuvenated Everton and a Liverpool who are still a bit less good than last season.  Celtic put four past Rangers in the lead up to both teams playing in the Champions League group stages. But will feasting at Europe's top table just make both Glasgow giants even more unreachable for other Scottish clubs? And Leicester have one point from a possible eighteen in the Premier League. Has the love gone between The Foxes and Brendan? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brighton's brilliant start, Liverpool's midfield, plus footballer transfer values in chocolate

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2022 71:35


    Joe Devine, Seb Stafford-Bloor and Jon Mackenzie are joined by Amitai Winehouse from The Athletic to have a little chat about the football. Brighton have made yet another great start to a Premier League season, but what exactly makes them so good? Liverpool have not started as well as most thought they would, and do they need to overhaul their midfield earlier than they expected? Are Manchester City leaky at the back and, if they are, does it really matter when they score a bazillion goals?  We discuss how Southampton's risky pressing very nearly worked against Manchester United.  Plus how many Freddos would potential United signing Antony be worth? Turns out, it's a lot… Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    How Newcastle troubled Man City, Chelsea's tactical problems, plus Serie A

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 23, 2022 72:34


    JJ Bull, Seb Stafford-Bloor and Jon Mackenzie are joined by special guest Tim Spiers from The Athletic to have a little chat about the football. Did Newcastle set out a blueprint for teams to stifle Man City in their 3-3 draw at St James Park? Or do they just have Alain Saint-Maximin… Leeds pressed Chelsea so much that they cracked in a 3-0 defeat at Elland Road. We have a substantial splash into Serie A to talk about who may seize this season's Scudetto. PSG pumped Lille 7-1 and are looking really, really good under Christophe Galtier. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Conte and Tuchel face off, Man Utd's woes continue and Barcelona disappoint

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 78:38


    JJ Bull, Seb Stafford-Bloor and Jon Mackenzie are joined by special guest Amitai Winehouse from The Athletic to have a little chat about the football. Proper Premier League drama returns with a strong handshake between Thomas Tuchel and Antonio Conte after a 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge. Manchester United were battered by Brentford and it doesn't look like there are any signs of improvement.  Is Hasenhüttl a Schrödinger's manager, caught in a superposition between being an amazing manager and being sacked next week? How will Dortmund ever challenge for the Bundesliga again?  How are Barcelona still thinking about signing players? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    A New Season Has Begun

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 9, 2022 70:15


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull and Jon Mackenzie discuss the beginning of the Premier League 22/23! Arsenal took All, not Nothing, from Crystal Palace in the first game of the season.  There's the slightest sniff of discontent at Leicester. Haaland scored for Manchester City because, well fate is inexorable and Manchester United are still a hot, expensive mess.   Many more leagues have also begun and we discuss… some of them. Mainly Nice and their lovely new signings in Ligue 1 and how Bayern are somehow even more terrifying for the Bundesliga. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    England Triumph , Manchester City 1 - 3 Liverpool and Cristiano Ronaldo

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2022 78:17


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull, Jon Mackenzie and Seb Stafford-Bloor talk about England's Euro triumph, Liverpool's win over Man City, speculations around Ronaldo, Kounde to Barca, Cucurella to Man City (or not), Dwight Mcneil to Everton, the Torino backroom issues, a bit of Bundesliga - and visit from the FPL General himself! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Barcelona's Transfers, Zinchenko to Arsenal and an Optimistic Euros

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2022 60:43


    Iain Macintosh and Mark Carey join Tifo Football Podcast veteran Seb Stafford-Bloor in discussing Barcelona's remarkable transfer window, where should Zinchenko play for Arsenal and the atmosphere of hope and optimism for England in the Euros. Also stay for a passionate monologue about Southend United and the state of non-league football from our resident tragedian. If that's what you're into. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Lewandowski to Barcelona, de Ligt to Bayern and the de Jong situation

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2022 78:48


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull and Jon Mackenzie discuss the latest transfer news including Robert Lewandowski's move to Barcelona, Matthijs de Ligt's transfer from Juventus to German giants Bayern Munich, and will Frenkie de Jong ever complete his move to Manchester United. Plus what should we make of Wayne Rooney's move to the states, and HMRC's investigation into tax-avoiding footballers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Quality Football in the Women's EURO, the Pogback and What's in a Captaincy?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 12, 2022 54:19


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull, Jon Mackenzie and Seb Stafford-Bloor (a Tifo full house!) review the exciting Women's EURO 2022 so far. JJ Bull is put on the spot for his expert opinion on Pogba's return to Juventus. Then they try to unravel the mysteries of Barcelona's endless incoming transfers and what a team captain actually does (and why Harry Maguire staying on as captain of Manchester United is a good thing).

    Ronaldo wants out, Salah gets a pay raise , and the Women's Euros | The Tifo Football Podcast

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 5, 2022 58:50


    Joe Devine, Jon Mackenzie and Seb Stafford-Bloor discuss the latest football all the most recent football news, including Cristiano Ronaldo wanting to leave Manchester United, Mo Salah becoming the highest paid Liverpool player in history, the Women's Euro's kicking off this week, and the players that contracts run out in summer 2023.

    Gabriel Jesus to Arsenal, Early Retirement and Presidential Races

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 65:28


    Joe Devine, Jon Mackenzie and Seb Stafford-Bloor come together to discuss Gabriel Jesus' transfer to Arsenal, whether Kalvin Phillips is worth his reported fee at Man City, the curious case of Martin Hinteregger's early retirement, and some interesting football club presidential races.

    Mane to Bayern, Bundesliga Tax, and The Pogmentary

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 20, 2022 69:52


    Joe Devine, Jon Mackenzie and Seb Stafford-Bloor discuss the latest football transfers and rumours including Sadio Mane to Bayern Munich and Raheem Sterling to Chelsea. They also tackle the already infamous Pogmentary and whether its deserving of its reviews.

    Ryan Gravenberch, Darwin Nunez and Transfers Galore!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2022 61:10


    JJ Bull, Jon Mackenzie and a refreshed Seb Stafford-Bloor discuss the exciting flurry of transfers and rumours that happened over the past week including Ryan Gravenberch to Bayern Munich, Darwin Nunez to Liverpool and Erling Haaland to Man City.

    William Saliba, Paul Pogba's Legacy & A New Tifo Member

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2022 75:28


    William Saliba is reportedly returning to Arsenal, Paul Pogba is leaving Manchester United, and Jon Mackenzie joins the Tifo team for his debut podcast appearance.

    Champions League Final, Nottingham Forest and Mane to Leave Liverpool

    Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2022 70:46


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull and Seb Stafford-Bloor discuss the champions League final - on and off the pitch. They also talk about Ivan Perisic joining Spurs, Diego Carlos to Aston Villa, Sadio Mane leaving Liverpool, Ralf Rangnick's departure from Manchester United, and they're joined by The Athletic's Nick Miller to discuss Nottingham Forest's Promotion. Plus Joe challenges JJ to a running race.

    The Premier League's Final Day!

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2022 92:12


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull and Alex Stewart chat about the Premier League's final day, pitch invasions, and why it's a bit like Game of Thrones under the sea. Also, Alex has a big announcement.

    Luis Diaz, Christian Eriksen and Space Cowboys

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 47:34


    Joe Devine, JJ Bull and Seb Stafford-Bloor discuss Liverpool's win over Chelsea, West Ham v Manchester City, Tottenham v Burnley, Everton v Brentford, Christian Eriksen, The Bundesliga and the films Joe watched during his holidays.

    Spurs v Liverpool and Manchester United battered by Brighton

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2022 63:36


    Spurs V Liverpool, Manchester United get battered by Brighton, Leicester V Everton, A bit of Bundesliga, Alien metaphors and nobody mentions The Terminator. JJ Bull, Alex Stewart and Seb Stafford Bloor have a lovely chat about all that and more.

    Everton just wanted it more than Chelsea

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2022 54:38


    Welcome to an all remote bank holiday edition of the Tifo Football Podcast. Join JJ Bull, Seb Stafford-Bloor and Alex Stewart as they review a lovely weekend of football. Liverpool are still at the top of their game even with rotations, Burnley might be clawing their way out of relegation and somehow Everton just beat Chelsea.

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