Going to watch the world cup this weekend and need to know what’s happening? Did your favorite player on your favorite team score an amazing goal and now you want to deep dive into theories on who will win? These 3 podcasts have got you covered whether you are a sportsball or football fan.
The Football Ramble The Football Ramble emerged from London towards the end of 2007 as a genuinely refreshing football voice, and quickly established itself as one of the most influential and entertaining shows about the world's most popular sport. It is now the largest independent football brand in the UK and a must-listen for any discerning fan that enjoys the more entertaining side of the game. From sold out live shows to broadcasting from major tournaments, The Football Ramble has it covered. Join them every week.
Athletico Mince What's a football podcast that boldy tells everyone it's "not really about football" doing in a World Cup round up? Bob Mortimer's slightly surreal comedy, mixed with Andy Dawson's spot-on impressions and ditties make for essential listening. You'll find sketches from England's training camp, never-ending Peter Beardsley monologues, odes to Sunderland and absolutely no analysis. As refreshing as that half time orange.
The Players’ Tribune: Dreams – A World Cup Companion: This show spotlights both the players and the dreams they are living in an expansive audio series that brings the World Cup to life via 24 exclusive interviews in 10 different languages. You can hear interviews with players from all the Quarterfinalists -- Brazil, France, Sweden, England, Croatia, Belgium, Russia, and Uruguay.