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Ep. 66: New Arsenal Same Old Problems, Liverpool Puts Down Marker & New Boys Find it Tough

Saru, Baru and Kumar get together after the opening weekend of the premier league season to discuss the ominous signs that Pep and Manchester City mean business in their title defense. Arsenal start a new era under Unai Emery but most of the problems seem very familiar. Liverpool are off to a flyer to justify their billing as the closest challengers to City. In the second half of the show, discussion is all about the new boys in the Premier League and how they performed on the opening...


Ep. 65: FPL Pod - Gameweek 1

Starting this season, every Thursday we bring to you a podcast dedicated exclusively on Fantasy Football. As the season is starting this weekend: Saru, Baru and Kumar go through the fantasy football roaster and try and find value in them. FOR FURTHER DISCUSSION: Find us on Facebook and Instagram: Football Twaddle Send us a tweet: @Footytwaddle You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the IVM Podcast App on Android: or iOS: You...


Ep. 64: 2018-19 Season Preview

The boys are back from their short summer break to review the 2018-19 Premier League season. A few questions answered in this podcast are: Will Manchester City retain the title? Why does Mou moan so much? About time to put pressure on Liverpool on pressure to win trophies? What to make of changes at Arsenal and Chelsea? Listen in to our first podcast of the new season. FOR FURTHER DISCUSSION: @Footytwaddle You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the IVM Podcast App on...


Ep. 63: Season Finale - France are the World Champions

In the final episode of the season: Saru, Baru and Kumar are joined by Aditya Mattoo again to celebrate France winning the World Cup. They discuss the final, the close referee calls, Croatian players, Mbappe, Putin etc. etc. They also run the rule over the individual awards of this World Cup. In the 2nd part of the show, we talk about their favorite moments of the World Cup and also select the best playing XI of the World Cup. We'll now be back for the new season from the week starting...


Ep. 62: Football's Coming Home? (It may just!)

Finally its down to the last four. The entertaining 2018 FIFA World Cup has thrown-in the most unusual semi-final clashes. England were last in a World Cup semi-final before Croatia got independence. While, France vs. Belgium seems like a friendly neighborhood football match masquerading as a semi-final. Saru, Baru and Kumar are joined by Aditya Mattoo (@TheRadiowala) to discuss the quarter-finals as well as preview the semi-finals. They assess the rise of the England national team...


Ep. 61: Russia Diaries - Part 2

Saru and Kumar review the round of 16 matches of the World Cup and continue talking about watching games in Russia during the World Cup. They also preview the upcoming quarterfinals and give out their predictions for the games. FOR FURTHER DISCUSSION: @Footytwaddle You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the IVM Podcast App on Android: or iOS: You can check out our website at


Ep. 60: Russia Diaries - Part 1

Team Football Twaddle is on the move in Russia. They talk about watching the games at the stadium and the general atmosphere in the country during the World Cup. This podcast was recorded in Kazan while the Brazil - Costa Rica match was being played in the background. Also, there is something about our chance meeting with the legend that is Arsene Wenger. FOR FURTHER DISCUSSION: @Footytwaddle You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the IVM Podcast App on Android:...


Ep. 59: The World Cup Preview Show (feat. Joe Morrison)

Saru & Baru are joined by ace TV presenter Joe Morrison. For the 2018 Russia World Cup, Joe would be presenting the extravaganza for over a billion people in the Indian sub-continent. Together with Joe's help and expertise they preview all the groups and give out predictions for the top 2 from each group. Look out for interesting stories about one of the member of the Peru team's coaching staff, opinions on VAR and a whole lot more in a very comprehensive preview of the world cup. This...


Ep. 58: FIFA World Cup Special: Best Team Not Going to WC, A&B Preview

Zidane has left Real Madrid!! This week's World Cup special starts with this chatter about this huge news. We then move on to the actually agenda of today's show, to create a best playing XI of the people not going to the World Cup. And yes, we did not even mention Radja Nainggolan in this list, coz we love him too much to subject him to this. In the second part of the show, we start the WC group stage previews with the preview of Group A and Group B. Saru thinks a big team can get out of...


Ep. 57: Liverpool Falters, World Cup Fever Catching On (ft. Azeem Banatwalla)

Real Madrid are the Champions League winners again. We called in a favor from ace comedian Azeem Banatwalla to relive the match and the conspiracies surrounding Sergio Ramos. Next, we talk about the appointment of Unai Emery as Arsenal's new manager. In the second part of the show, our World Cup coverage kicks-off as we talk about our favorite World Cup teams, the best moments we remember and also the players we are looking forward to in this World Cup. You can listen to this show and...


Ep. 56: Football Twaddle: FA Cup Final and Team of the Season

We had to endure the FA Cup final so that we could talk about it. We discuss the implications of the FA Cup result of Conte's future along with a few other Chelsea players. We also review the upcoming Champions League final and are already saying our secret prayers about who we want as winners. In the second part of the show, team FT discusses its team of the season. Look out for the very obvious biases in play! Also, we compare our team of the season with the Fantasy Premier League's...


Ep. 55: Man City Score A 100 While Chelsea Score Blanks

Chelsea's no-show in the last 2 games of the season is the highlight of the last weekend of PL matches this season. Man City become the 1st team in PL history to score 100 points. Is there any scope for improvement for next season? And also, Yaya checks-out of City! In the second part of the show, We quiz ourselves to check if we know some important statistics of the season (well the results are not surprising!). And finally Wenger-era is done in the Premier League. And we discuss the...


Ep. 54: Wenger's Emirates Send-off, Stoke go down!

Chelsea's win over Liverpool takes the battle for the UCL spots till the last weekend of the Premier League. Meanwhile, West Brom are defying all odds to still have a fighting chance at survival. First part of the show focuses on these key matches which may have a big impact in the relegation battle. Kumar and Saru also look at the somewhat subdued title celebrations at Manchester City. In the second part of the show, Arsene Wenger send-off at the Emirates takes over! Arsenal send him off...


Ep. 53: Battle for survival, Wenger Send-off and Salah talk!

Saru and Baru take control of the production today, and get straight into relegation-battle talk, including whether West Brom still believes that they could survive. Included somewhere in this discussion is talk about a certain Class of 99. After that, Wenger send-off at Old Trafford is on our agenda. Obviously, that means talk about Fergie and Mourinho. In the second half, Saru does everything possible to convince Baru that Chelsea still have a chance to get into top 4. Manchester City...


Merci Arsene

Arsene Wenger announced that he is leaving Arsenal at the end of the season. We discuss the impact and legacy of one of the greatest managers of the English game. Also, we talk about the FA cup semi-finals which were played on the weekend! Enjoy the pod!


Say hello to the new Champions...

Finally, Man City have won the title! We've been waiting for this day since December of last year. So obviously, we talk about City and how good they have been in the first half of the podcast. Then we turn our attention to the Eurpoean semi-finals and preview the games. Enjoy the latest pod!


Let's talk about Man City

We are late in putting out the podcast this week. And for a good reason! If you've not been following the drama that has unfolded in the Champions League and EPL over the last few days, well tough luck then! This week we talk about the horrible week City have had, crazy Roma win over Barca and we do it while watching the Madrid - Juve match live. Now that's some commitment towards the game. Enjoy!


Stats about City's game not shocking anymore..

Man City are having such an extraordinary season that any stats about them are not shocking anymore (Atleast to one of us on the podcast!). Also, we talk about West Brom sacking Alan Pardew. But we start off the podcast with Spur's win over Chelsea and what looks like an obvious decision to be made about Conte by Chelsea's management!


Is Messi the Argentinian Salah..

It's the international week of football. So begin to wonder about the amazing season Mo Salah is having. There is also some chatter about the World Cup. Also included is the unusual ways in which a certain German is recovering from his injury to get ready for the World Cup!


A gun wielding Russian owner awaits us..

Man Utd surprise everyone by their effort in the attacking half. Did that take Liverpool by Surprise? Back to normal business for Arsenal and Chelsea? Did anyone watch City's Monday night game? Was the crowd trouble at West Ham the most shocking event over the weekend? All these questions answered in the latest offering from team Football Twaddle. Also, are we going to Russia to watch the World Cup? Listen in to find out...