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English Premier League podcast: EPLpod

The English Premier League just got a whole lot sexier thanks to the juicy analysis provided by legendary football pundits, The Legend (Manchester United supporter) and special guest Paul (Arsenal supporter). And who knows, maybe Sir Ben (Liverpool supporter) might stop by to reveal a few pearls of wisdom!


Adieu, adieu chappies!
The EPLpod boyz decide to take an indefinite break from their pod-boy-lives to try other things in life before the clock runs out and they return back to eternal darkness. Will there be other episodes in the future? No one really knows... 
21:27 06/02/2022
Did Liverpool FC have a successful season?
Liverpool FC played as many game as they possibly could have this season, but lost the league by one point and the Champions League final by one goal against Real Madrid. As such, they only have the FA Cup and the league cup (doesn't it even count?) to show for their efforts. With this said, the question must be asked: Did Liverpool FC have a successful season? 
32:47 05/30/2022
Steven Gerrard makes a costly managerial slip as City score three late goals
Aston Villa manager and former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard came desperately close to denying Manchester City the title, only for Pep Guardiola's side to mount a dramatic comeback, scoring three goals in less than six minutes with there being less than 15 minutes to play. Ouch baby! 
28:13 05/23/2022
Idrissa Gueye is anything but "a real man"
Paris St-Germain's Idrissa Gueye refused to play in a match to avoid wearing a rainbow symbol in support of LGBTQ+ rights. Kouyate posted a picture of himself alongside Gueye on Instagram, with a caption calling Gueye "a real man". Sadly, this couldn't be further from the case. 
33:04 05/19/2022
Could Steven Gerrard finally help Liverpool win the Premier League?
Steven Gerrard has made it clear that Aston Villa will ‘give everything’ against Manchester City after he was asked if he could possibly give Liverpool a favour in the Premier League title race. Will Gerrard be able to do it or will he have a mangerial slip? 
31:44 05/16/2022
Importance of Sleep for Brentford FC
The Legend chats with Danish sleep expert Anna West, founder of Sleep2perform, who has been working with Brentford FC since 2016. The two talk about whether or not players should sleep alone, the benefits of sleep as it relates to athletic performance, and so much more! Don't sleep on this episode, chappies! (So sorry for the terrible pun). 
28:20 05/11/2022
Liverpool's Premier League title hopes are done and dusted
Jurgen Klopp has taken a dig at Tottenham's tactics after seeing his side's Premier League title hopes suffer a massive blow this game week in the Premier League. Liverpool were held to a 1-1 draw against Spurs at Anfield while Manchester City shelled Newcastle United 5-0, leaving City three points clear at the top. 
30:07 05/09/2022
Pep Guardiola just can't do it without Leo Messi
Manchester City collapsed at the Bernabeu as Real Madrid pulled off an astonishing late comeback to reach the Champions League final. This is the sixth time that Guardiola has been knocked out of the Champions League semi-finals which begs the question, "can Pep win the Champions League without Leo Messi?"
31:14 05/05/2022
The passing of super agent Mino Raiola
Mino Raiola, the influential and often controversial sports agent to some of soccer’s biggest players, has died. He was 54. Raiola died after a long illness, his family confirmed. The Legend and Special Guest Paul discuss whether he should be remembered fondly or not. 
31:50 05/02/2022
Liverpool are next level great, like stupid amazing
Liverpool moved to within eight games of "immortality" in the shape of an unprecedented quadruple after beating Villarreal 2-0 in the Champions League semi-final first leg. Are they the best squad ever in the history of the Premier League? The Legend and Special Guest Paul discuss. 
30:42 04/28/2022
The appointment of Frank Lampard at Everton has been a disaster
Everton were in 15th place when they sacked Rafa; under Lampard, they are in the drop zone. Lampard's appointment has yielded less points per game than Rafa. Everton resorted to the dark arts and only had 18% possession and still lost by two goals. Is it time for Everton to go down?
31:42 04/25/2022
Gutless Manchester United get destroyed by Liverpool
Manchester United lost 4-0 against Liverpool at Anfield on Tuesday, following their 5-0 thrashing by the same opposition at Old Trafford in October. The Legend and Special Guest Paul discuss the decline of God's team and the elevation of Arsenal into the top four.
34:10 04/21/2022
After abandoning his boyhood club Aston Villa, will Jack Grealish win anything at Manchester City this season?
Manchester City completed the signing of Jack Grealish for a British-record fee of £100 million, surpassing the £89.3 million spent by Manchester United to sign Paul Pogba from Juventus in 2016. After crashing out of the league cup and now the FA Cup, two cups that City would have been favourites to win before the season started, The Legend and SGP discuss whether Jack Grealish will win anything this season after turning his back on his boyhood club.
30:03 04/18/2022
Atlético de Madrid vs Manchester City was a terrible advertisement for football
With players flopping all around, spitting, pulling hair, time wasting, and diving, it's clear as day that Atlético de Madrid vs Manchester City was a terrible advertisement for football as The Legend and SGP discuss. 
31:27 04/14/2022
Manchester City blow opportunity to win the league
Manchester City and Liverpool played out a thrilling 2-2 draw in the Premier League title showdown at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday.
33:37 04/11/2022
Real Madrid's Benzema rips apart Chelsea as Romelu Lukaku disappoints again
Real Madrid ran out 3-1 winners in what was their best performance of the season, beating the reigning European champions Chelsea. Karim Benzema scored a hat-trick and had Madrid cruising with two goals inside the opening 24 minutes. The Legend and Special Guest discuss where Chelsea go from here.
27:28 04/07/2022
Brentford slaughter the Champions of Europe
Before Brentford came to Stamford Bridge, only Manchester City had left victorious during the 2021/22 Premier League season, and they had conceded ten times at home in 13 matches. That record was laid to rest as Brentford scored four second half goals to record a memorable win against the Champions of Europe. The Legend and Special Guest Paul discuss if Chelsea are cracking under the pressure of everything that is happening behind the scenes at the club.   
31:28 04/04/2022
Everybody Hates Harry
England boss Gareth Southgate has called the booing of defender Harry Maguire in their 3-0 friendly win over Ivory Coast "an absolute joke". Meanwhile, Mike breaks bread with the Russian government and Special Guest Paul starts tossing his weight around the pod. 
33:11 03/30/2022
Canadian Men's Soccer Team No Longer Just A Bridesmaid
Special Guest Paul takes the reins with the seldom seen Sir Ben to discuss England's 2-1 victory over Switzerland as well as Canada officially qualifying for the World Cup. The latest incarnation of the Super League is discussed with UEFA President Ceferin proposing two additional teams to qualify via a coefficient. You'll also find some dubious film insight regarding the best picture Oscar candidates.  
41:46 03/28/2022
Arrivederci, Italy!
European champion Italy will miss the World Cup. Yet again. The unthinkable happened in Palermo as the Azzurri were beaten 1-0 by North Macedonia following a last-gasp goal by Aleksandar Trajkovski in their playoff semifinal. Support the pod boyz on Patreon! 
32:14 03/25/2022
Arsenal's Bukayo Saka would be better suited for ballet?
Steven Gerrard has coldly responded to Arsenal's Bukayo Saka after he pleaded with referees to give him more protection following the win at Aston Villa. Gerrard said, and we quote, "I’m sitting here now with screws in my hips. I’ve had about 16 operations. I’m struggling to go to the gym at the moment. That’s all on the back of earning a living in English football. Saka will learn and he’ll learn quick.” The Legend and Special Guest Paul discuss. 
32:30 03/21/2022
Which club will Erling Haaland play for next?
On the latest episode of EPLpod, The Legend talks about God's team getting dumped out of the Champions League as Special Guest Paul talks about Liverpool beating Arsenal to a pulp.  Patreon will be closing soon; send us canned goods instead please! 
32:15 03/18/2022
Chelsea win blood-money derby
Kai Havertz struck late to seal blood-money-Chelsea a late 1-0 win against a resilient blood-money-Newcastle side in the sportswashing derby at Stamford Bridge.
33:33 03/14/2022
Messi dumped out of Champions League, Ronaldo still in it
Having built a lead through Mbappé’s brilliance, Neymar, Messi and the rest of Paris Saint-Germain crumble under Real Madrid’s pressure. Meanwhile, back in Manchester, Ronaldo gets set to take on Atlético de Madrid.    FULL EPISODE HERE              
02:02 03/10/2022
Manchester United give up against Manchester City
Kevin De Bruyne scored twice in the first half and Riyad Mahrez did the same in the second half in a chastening afternoon for Ralf Rangnick’s side who all but gave up in the second half. 
33:07 03/07/2022
Ukraine invasion: Shouldn't the UK government seize Chelsea FC before Roman Abramovich can sell it?
Faced with the threat of financial sanctions targeting Russians, Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich confirmed he is trying to sell the club. Will Chelsea ever get back to the top again under new ownership? The Legend and SGP discuss. GET THE FULL EPISODE HERE
01:43 03/03/2022
Ukraine invasion: How do Chelsea fans reconcile their relationship with Roman Abramovich?
Roman Abramovich's ties to Vladimir Putin are as obvious as they are undeniably. As Putin continues to wage war against Ukraine, how can Chelsea fans still support a club that if wholly owned by one of Putin's cronies? The Legend and SGP discuss.  
33:27 02/28/2022
Champions League final must not be held in Putin's warmongering Russia
UEFA faced calls from the many including the British government to strip Russia of hosting the Champions League final over concerns it would legitimize what it called an "illegal invasion" of Ukraine, prompting European football's governing body to say it would reconsider St. Petersburg staging the showpiece match. At the time of publication, nothing has been done yet. What in the world is UEFA president Aleksander Čeferin thinking? GET THE FULL EPISODE HERE
01:38 02/24/2022
Despite losing to Spurs, Manchester City will still win the Premier League
Jürgen Klopp’s squad are closing in on Manchester City with Liverpool now just six points behind them in the table. However, despite the loss to Spurs, Manchester City The Legend believes that the loss is just a tiny stumbling block and isn't terribly significant for Manchester City will still win the Premier League.  
30:41 02/21/2022
An average Premier League match is better than a good Champions League one
Manchester City brutalize Sporting Lisbon with a 5-0 defeat away in Portugal. With the two-legged affair basically over, The Legend and Special Guest Paul reflect on England's dominance in Europe.  FOR THE FULL EPISODE, CLICK HERE EPLpod internship: 
01:59 02/17/2022