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Episode 149 – Live from London Road

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Brentford owner Matthew Benham made his millions as a professional gambler, working as managing director of his company Smartodds, but has he just made his biggest gamble yet? With the Bees just one point outside the Championship play-off spots and in with a chance of promotion to the Premier League, the club have confirmed that their manager Mark Warburton will leave Griffin Park at the end of the season.

The boys speak to Nick Bruzon, Brentford fan and author of ‘The Last Word‘ for his reaction to the news, plus discuss the ongoing mess at Leyton Orient with writer Andy Brown and Orient podcaster Paul Levy. Orient lie three points from safety in League One, having had four managers since the arrival of Francesco Becchetti in the summer…

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Episode 148 – Benham’s biggest gamble yet?

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Brentford owner Matthew Benham made his millions as a professional gambler, working as managing director of his company Smartodds, but has he just made his biggest gamble yet? With the Bees just one point outside the Championship play-off spots and in with a chance of promotion to the Premier League, the club have confirmed that their manager Mark Warburton will leave Griffin Park at the end of the season.

The boys speak to Nick Bruzon, Brentford fan and author of ‘The Last Word‘ for his reaction to the news, plus discuss the ongoing mess at Leyton Orient with writer Andy Brown and Orient podcaster Paul Levy. Orient lie three points from safety in League One, having had four managers since the arrival of Francesco Becchetti in the summer…

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Episode 147 – Edinburgh off… Warburton next?

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Last Saturday, after a week of speculation, Gillingham finally announced the identity of their new manager – Justin Edinburgh. The ex Spurs defender moves to the Priestfield after a memorable three years as manager of Newport County, during which time he helped guide the Exiles back into the Football League after a 25 year absence. Mark is joined by Matt Cole, sports reporter at BBC Radio Kent, for his take on the Gills’ appointment.

He’s also joined by Michael Pearlman, sports reporter on the South Wales Argus, who discusses Edinburgh’s legacy at Rodney Parade – plus DC is on the phone and we hear from Brentford boss Mark Warburton on recent speculation surrounding his future…

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Matt Holland on ‘Holland To Holland’ with Prostate Cancer UK

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As part of Prostate Cancer UK’s #MenUnited Live Special, recorded at The Men United Arms, the former Ipswich, Charlton and Republic of Ireland captain Matt Holland joins the boys to offer his views on three of his old clubs. Matt praises his old boss Mick McCarthy and the job he’s done at Portman Road, his disappointment at Charlton’s current managerial situation, plus asks, are AFC Bournemouth putting themselves under big pressure to clinch promotion?

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George Burley on Ipswich’s promotion push

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As part of Prostate Cancer UK’s #MenUnited Live Special, recorded at The Men United Arms, the former Ipswich, Derby and Scotland manager George Burley joins the boys to offer his take on the Championship promotion race. He sings the praises of Mick McCarthy at Portman Road, plus his former striker Darren Bent, who scored twice in Derby’s 2-0 win against Blackburn on Tuesday night…

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Mini Episode: #MenUnited Live Special

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The boys are back with a special podcast recorded live at The Anchor Bankside pub in London, as part of #MenUnited with Prostate Cancer UK, the official charity partner of both The Football League and talkSPORT. The show was recorded during an outside broadcast of ‘Kick Off’ with Mark Saggers.

You’ll hear former Scotland, Ipswich and Derby manager George Burley on the race for promotion in the Championship, former Republic of Ireland, Ipswich and Charlton midfielder Matt Holland on his bike ride to Amsterdam, Millwall chief executive Andy Ambler on Ian Holloway, The Racing Posts’ digital football editor (and all round football encyclopedia) Mark Langdon – plus Prostate Cancer UK’s director of fundraising Mark Bishop

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Episode 146 – Molineux in mourning

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Wolves beat Blackpool 2-0 at Molineux last weekend to make it an impressive five wins from their last six Championship games. However, that run has been completely overshadowed by the sad news last week that their legendary former chairman Sir Jack Hayward had passed away in Florida, aged 91. The boys discuss his life and legacy with David Evans, host of the award-winning ‘Wolves Fancast‘.

Elsewhere, it’s all change once again at struggling Charlton Athletic. The Addicks were thrashed 5-0 at Watford on Saturday and last week sacked head coach Bob Peeters. Former Standard Liege boss Guy Luzon has taken his place, becoming the clubs’ fourth boss in less than a year. Alex Stedman from ‘Charlton Live‘ is on the line to tell us more…

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