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Welcome to Belfast Live's new football podcast - That's What I Call Football. We are back for the new season with a brilliant new show, backed by our friends at http://BetMcLean.com.

Welcome to Belfast Live's new football podcast - That's What I Call Football. We are back for the new season with a brilliant new show, backed by our friends at http://BetMcLean.com.

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United Kingdom

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Welcome to Belfast Live's new football podcast - That's What I Call Football. We are back for the new season with a brilliant new show, backed by our friends at http://BetMcLean.com.

Language:

English

Contact:

02890568111


Episodes

S5 Ep9: S5 #9 That's What I Call Football

11/23/2022
This week's special guest is ex-Irish League midfielder and current Crumlin United boss Ciaran Caldwell. Ciaran chats about his time in management and the challenges it presents. He also reflects on his time in football with clubs including Cliftonville, Glentoran and Larne. Ciaran also recalls his comical 'face plant' moment against Celtic in the Champions League and gives his thoughts on this season's title race.

Duration:01:00:00

S5 Ep8: S5 #8 That's What I Call Football

11/9/2022
Gareth and Gerard are joined by former Irish League player and manager Gerry Flynn on this week's podcast. Gerry recalls his hilarious 'Lockdown Stories' and putting the fear into some of his good pals, and also chats about missing football after moving to Spain. He also chats about his current role with Larne FC and the changing landscape of the Irish League.

Duration:00:58:11

S5 Ep7: S5 #7 That's What I Call Football

10/19/2022
Gareth is joined by Barry Johnston and Paul Leeman on this week's podcast. Glentoran legend Leeper reflects on Friday night's Big Two win for the Glens, and we also conduct our own Linfield post-mortem. We also look at what makes a good captain and make our weekend predictions. And there's the usual charity bet courtesy of BetMcLean.

Duration:00:47:28

S5 Ep6: S5 #6 That's What I Call Football

10/12/2022
This week's special guest is former Ipswich Town and Northern Ireland midfielder Jim Magilton. Jim joins Gareth, Barry and Gerard in the virtual studio to chat all things football. From the current health of the Irish League to Ali Pour's investment at Glentoran, Linfield's stuttering form and Friday's crunch Big Two derby. Plus much, much more. We also have another Charity Bet courtesy of BetMcLean.

Duration:00:52:21

S5 Ep5: S5 #5 That's What I Call Football

10/6/2022
On this week's show Gareth is joined by Lisburn Distillery boss Barry Johnston and Northern Ireland U17 and U19 manager Gerard Lyttle. We reflect on the U19's brilliant European qualifying success in the Netherlands, and get Gerard's predictions for this season's Irish Premiership. We pick out the main protagonists and make our predictions for this weekend's games. And we go for the hat-trick in our weekly charity bet!

S5 Ep4: S5 #4 That's What I Call Football

9/28/2022
This week we shine a spotlight on Irish League supporter Owen O'Neill. We find out what it means to him to follow the club he loves, and what they can achieve this season. We also chat about his career as a professional boxer, and how Reds boss Paddy McLaughlin once referenced him during a team talk. Good friend Rory Hale also gives us the lowdown on Owen and how the boxer was once compared to John Hartson.

S5 Ep3: S5 #3 That's What I Call Football

9/22/2022
This week's special guest is Crusaders midfielder Philip Lowry. Philip joins Gareth and Barry in the virtual studio to chat about the Crues' start to the season, and his career to date. We also chat to Mick McDermott about Glentoran's table-topping antics early in the season.

Duration:00:54:12

S5 Ep2: S5 #2 That's What I Call Football

9/15/2022
This week's special guest is Newry City boss Darren Mullen. Darren joins Gareth Fullerton and Barry Johnston in the virtual studio to chat about Newry's return to the Premiership. We also talk about whether 13 years of age is too young to make your senior debut, following Glenavon teen Christopher Atherton's history-making debut on Tuesday night. And we ask Darren and Janty to come up with three players or managers - alive or dead - who they would invite to a mythical dinner party.

Duration:00:48:11

S5 Ep1: S5 #1 That's What I Call Football

9/8/2022
We are back for a brand new season of the podcast! To help us kick off the new campaign Gareth is joined by ex-Irish League stars Barry Johnston and Michael Gault. And our special guest is none other than Glentoran and Northern Ireland winger Conor McMenamin. And the BetMcLean charity bet returns! Let's hope our luck is better than last season!

S4 Ep32: S4 #32 That's What I Call Football

5/12/2022
This week's special guest is Crusaders' Irish Cup winner Ben Kennedy. Ben joins Gareth and Barry in the virtual studio for the final podcast of the season. Ben chats about Crusaders' late, late show in the Irish Cup final and how the celebrations went on for a day or two. He also reflects on his time at Seaview and how impressed he has been with Irish League football since returning from England. Ben and Barry also pick out their top players of the season, and make their predictions for...

Duration:00:51:22

S4 Ep31: S4 #31 That's What I Call Football

5/4/2022
This week's special guest is striker Chris McKee who scored one of the goals to help Linfield win the Gibson Cup last weekend. Chris reflects on his time at Windsor Park and winning the title with David Healy's Blues. He also discusses what his future may hold and how the Irish League is an attractive proposition for any player. We also have plenty of Irish Cup final chat ahead of Saturday's showpiece between Ballymena United and Crusaders. We also celebrate a winning charity bet (at...

Duration:01:01:22

S4 Ep30: S4 #30 That's What I Call Football

4/28/2022
On this week's podcast Gareth, Gerard and Barry look ahead to the final weekend of the Premiership season as Linfield and Cliftonville battle it out for the Gibson Cup. We assess both sides' performances this season and how we think Saturday's final round of games will unfold. We also reflect on Ballymena United's Irish Cup semi-final success, and if Glentoran's lengthy appeals process had a detrimental impact on the Oval club's run-in. We also have our weekly charity bet thanks to Bet...

Duration:00:50:10

S4 Ep29: S4 #29 That's What I Call Football

4/14/2022
This week's special guests are Glenavon defender Sean Ward and former Linfield captain Michael Gault. They join Gareth in the virtual studio for some Irish League chat and craic. Sean talks about his new one-year deal with Glenavon and potentially playing into his 40s, and also reflects on his career so far. The lads also dissect Friday night's massive Big Two derby and how this season's title race might unfold.

Duration:00:47:57

S4 Ep28: S4 #28 That's What I Call Football

3/30/2022
This week's special guest is legendary Glentoran goalkeeper Elliott Morris. Elliott reflects on his recent retirement and spending 20 years at the Oval. We ask the 40-year-old to pick the Best Glens XI he ever played with - a list that includes a midfielder nicknamed 'The Devil' and one of Mick McDermott's current squad. Elliott recalls the good and bad times at Glentoran, and assesses this season's title race. We also have our weekly charity bet courtesy of BetMcLean.

Duration:00:55:49

S4 Ep27: S4 #27 That's What I Call Football

3/24/2022
This week's special guest is Linfield defender Conor Pepper. Conor reflects on his time at Windsor Park since joining the Blues from Glentoran in the summer of 2020. He looks back on his shoulder surgery ordeal earlier this season and how he hopes to play his part in Linfield's title run-in. Conor chats about the pressure and expectation that comes with playing for David Healy's champions, and how it compares to their Big Two rivals. We also hear about his coaching role with Linfield's...

Duration:01:00:22

S4 Ep26: S4 #26 That's What I Call Football

3/17/2022
We celebrate St Patrick's Day alongside Cliftonville legend Joe 'The Goal' Gormley. Joe joins Gareth and Barry in the virtual studio to chat about the Reds' thrilling BetMcLean League Cup win over Coleraine. The 32-year-old striker gives us an insight into Sunday night's celebrations at Solitude and the hunger within Cliftonville's squad to win more major silverware. Also on the podcast Joe reveals how he wore a very special player's boots in Sunday's final, and outlines his retirement...

Duration:00:49:08

S4 Ep25: S4 #25 That's What I Call Football

3/9/2022
On this week's episode we look ahead to Sunday's BetMcLean League Cup final between Cliftonville and Coleraine. We have interviews with both managers while Gerard, Barry and Gareth give their predictions. We also take a look at Tuesday night's action in the Irish Premiership including Cliftonville's win over Glentoran. We assess the Reds' title prospects as we enter the business end of the season, while we also discuss Larne's disappointing campaign and owner Kenny Bruce's promise to...

Duration:00:59:47

S4 Ep24: S4 #24 That's What I Call Football

3/3/2022
This week's special guest is former Northern Ireland midfielder and ex-Irish FA Elite Performance Director Jim Magilton. Jim joins Gareth and Gerard in the virtual studio to chat all things football. He reflects on his short spell with Dundalk, and how he has "no regrets" quitting the IFA in December 2020 to take up the post at Oriel Park. We also chat about some of NI's young stars across the water and get stuck into all the latest Irish League action. And we will also have our weekly...

Duration:01:00:38

S4 Ep23: S4 #23 That's What I Call Football

2/24/2022
This week's special guest is Cliftonville winger Jamie McDonagh. Jamie joins Gareth Fullerton and Barry Johnston to chat about the Reds' title push this season. The 25-year-old reflects on his debut season at Solitude and how Paddy McLaughlin is getting the best out of him, and chats about the 'Colin Coates factor' inside the dressing room. McDonagh also looks back on a frustrating time at Glentoran and assesses this season's race for the Gibson Cup - with Cliftonville just one point...

Duration:00:39:01

S4 Ep22: S4 #22 That's What I Call Football

2/16/2022
Glentoran manager Mick McDermott joins Gareth and Gerard in the virtual studio to chat about this season's thrilling title race. Mick reflects on last Friday's Big Two win over Linfield and how his players quickly moved on from the derby success. We also hear Mick's views on social media, Jay Donnelly, Aaron McCarey, Glentoran's title rivals and the ongoing controversy surrounding stadium funding. We also have our weekly charity bet courtesy of Bet McLean.

Duration:01:01:56