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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

33: S2 #33 That's What I Call Football

3/12/2020
This week's special guest is Cliftonville forward Conor McMenamin. Conor joins Gareth Fullerton, Gerard Lyttle and Darren Fullerton in the studio to discuss the potential impact of the coronavirus on local football. With the League of Ireland being suspended until March 29, will the NI Football League follow suit? Conor also reflects on his season with Cliftonville, and his career so far. He also reveals how darts star Michael van Gerwen played a part in him being axed by Linfield. We also...

Duration:01:03:42

32: S2 #32 That's What I Call Football

3/5/2020
This week's special guest is Glentoran captain Marcus Kane. The Oval skipper reflects on Saturday's Irish Cup quarter-final win over Crusaders, and the Glens' title aspirations this season. Marcus also recalls the two Irish Cup finals he has played in - even though some of his relations missed his first appearance! We also have another BetMcLean Charity Bet and some fans' questions for Marcus.

Duration:00:44:28

31: S2 #31 That's What I Call Football

2/27/2020
This week's special guest is Linfield defender Chris Casement. With the Blues seven points clear at the top of the Danske Bank Premiership, we ask is the title race is now a foregone conclusion? We assess the chances of Linfield's title rivals as we approach the business end of the season, and also look ahead to a big weekend of Irish Cup action. We also have a slightly different BetMcLean Charity Bet and some fans' questions for Chris.

Duration:00:50:22

30: S2 #30 That's What I Call Football

2/20/2020
This week's special guest is Coleraine midfielder Stephen Lowry. Stephen reflects on the Bannsiders' BetMcLean League Cup win last weekend, and the celebrations that followed - including some dodgy singing from Josh Carson! He also assesses this season's title race as the chasing pack try to close in on leaders Linfield. We also have our weekly Charity Bet and some fans' questions for Stephen.

Duration:00:39:16

29: S2 #29 That's What I Call Football

2/13/2020
This week's special guest is Coleraine striker Stewart Nixon. Stewart joins Gareth Fullerton, Gerard Lyttle and Darren Fullerton in the studio to discuss his January move to the Showgrounds. The former Carrick Rangers man reflects on his deadline day transfer, and how he is settling into life with Oran Kearney's squad. We also discuss another topsy turvy weekend in the Premiership, and look ahead to this weekend's BetMcLean League Cup final between Coleraine and Crusaders. Throw in fans'...

Duration:00:59:16

28: S2 #28 That's What I Call Football

2/6/2020
This week's special guest is Dungannon Swifts forward Michael Carvill. The former Linfield and Crusaders man stepped in as an eleventh-hour replacement for Colin Coates who unfortunately couldn't make it in. Super-sub Michael joined Gareth and Gerard to dissect the January transfer window, and the latest action in the Danske Bank Premiership and Irish Cup. We also have our weekly Charity Bet courtesy of BetMcLean and look ahead to a special game taking place this Sunday at Seaview featuring...

Duration:01:01:19

27: S2 #27 That's What I Call Football

1/29/2020
This week's special guest is Warrenpoint Town midfielder Matty Lynch. Matty reflects on Saturday's incredible comeback win over Carrick Rangers and Warrenpoint's relegation battle this season. We also look back on another intriguing week in the Danske Bank Premiership and cast our eye over this Saturday's Irish Cup ties, while Barry Johnston picks out this week's BetMcLean Charity Bet.

Duration:00:52:00

26: S2 #26 That's What I Call Football

1/23/2020
This week's special guest is Larne winger Marty Donnelly. Marty joins Gareth, Gerard and Darren in the studio for plenty of Irish League chat and craic. We discuss all the big transfer speculation after Glentoran tabled bids for Joe Gormley ad Adam Lecky, and we assess Larne's first season back in the Premiership. We also look back on a dramatic County Antrim Shield final, have another Charity Bet courtesy of BetMcLean, and we have our fans' questions for Marty. What more could you want?!

Duration:01:04:38

25: S2 #25 That's What I Call Football

1/22/2020
We have a bonus episode of our podcast this week. Businessman Kieran Lucid joined Gareth in the studio to discuss his ambitious plans for an All-Island Football League. He talked about the proposals to transform football on the island, and responded to some of the cynics and doubters who have already branded the idea a non-runner. He also revealed more details of a special meeting at Belfast's Waterfront Hall next Tuesday night, January 28, when coaches, players and fans are invited to hear...

Duration:00:55:48

24: S2 #24 That's What I Call Football

1/16/2020
This week's special guest is Glentoran striker Jonny Frazer. Jonny joins Gareth Fullerton, Gerard Lyttle and Darren Fullerton in the studio to talk all things Irish League. The 23-year-old looks back on Glentoran's season so far, and how his manager has started calling him Batman. We also hear about Hrvoje Plum's impact at the Oval and the East Belfast club's title aspirations. We also have some fans' questions for our guest, and Darren picks out another BetMcLean Charity Bet.

Duration:00:49:33

23: S2 #23 That's What I Call Football

1/9/2020
This week's special guest is one of Queen's University's Irish Cup heroes. Jonah Mitchell - who scored the winning goal against Linfield - joins Gareth, Gerard and Darren in the studio to reflect on last Saturday's famous win. Queen's beat the mighty Blues to progress to a sixth round tie against Glentoran. We reflect on a memorable afternoon at The Dub, and some of the other talking points from the past week. We also have our weekly Charity Bet courtesy of BetMcLean - can Gerard make it two...

Duration:00:38:26

22: S2 #22 That's What I Call Football

1/2/2020
Happy New Year, folks! We are back with our first podcast of 2020. It's a time to reflect on all of the Christmas and New Year results - and look ahead to what promises to be a thrilling title race. We also look at the latest betting odds for the Premiership and Irish Cup, and have some fans' questions for the panel. We also have our weekly Charity Bet courtesy of BetMcLean.

Duration:01:05:39

21: S2 #21 That's What I Call Football

12/25/2019
Ho, Ho, Ho and Marry Christmas to all our listeners. The festive season is upon us, but there is no rest for the wicked as we bring you a special episode of our podcast. Gareth is stuck in the studio with Producer Paul to bring you a recap of our season so far, bringing you some of the highlights from the top guests we have welcomed onto the show. Guests including Bastien Hery, John Herron, Paul McAreavey, Aaron Traynor, Tim McCann and Sean Ward. Did you know Sean's best mate is Raul...

Duration:00:19:19

20: S2 #20 That's What I Call Football

12/19/2019
This week's special guest is Crusaders striker Jordan Owens. Jordan joins Gareth Fullerton, Gerard Lyttle and Barry Johnston to talk all things Irish League. The Crues' record goalscorer reflects on his side's Premiership campaign so far and looks ahead to a crunch festive season which sees the Shore Road men play Linfield and Cliftonville in the space of six days. We also have our fans' questions and another BetMcLean Charity Bet.

Duration:00:51:13

19: S2 #19 That's What I Call Football

12/13/2019
This week's special guest is Cliftonville defender Conor McDermott. Conor joins Gareth Fullerton, Gerard Lyttle and Darren Fullerton in the studio. We reflect on Conor's new permanent deal with the Reds and how much he is enjoying life in the Irish League. We also look back on all the action over the past week, and pay tribute to Jerry Thompson following the Carrick Rangers footballer's tragic death this week.

Duration:00:31:39

18: S2 #18 That's What I Call Football

12/6/2019
We are back with another top episode of our weekly podcast - That's What I Call Football - and what an eventful one it proved to be. Recorded over TWO days due to gremlins in the system, this week's special guest is popular former Linfield winger and current Banbridge Town manager Stuart King. Stuart, who joins Darren Fullerton, Gerard Lyttle and Barry Johnston in the Belfast Live studio, reflects on playing under David Moyes at Preston North End. The 38-year-old also regales us with plenty...

Duration:01:18:02

17: S2 #17 That's What I Call Football

11/28/2019
This week's special guest is Linfield striker Andy Waterworth. Andy reflects on the season so far for the Blues, and reveals the David Healy half-time team talk that inspired their title success in 2017. The former Hamilton and Glentoran forward also discusses his strike partnership with Shayne Lavery this season, and Linfield's desire to retain the Gibson Cup. We also have our weekly BetMcLean Charity Bet and some fans' questions for Andy.

Duration:00:51:38

16: S2 #16 That's What I Call Football

11/20/2019
This week's special guest is Glentoran defender Paddy McClean. Paddy joins Gareth Fullerton, Gerard Lyttle and Barry Johnston in the studio to chat about the season so far. The 22-year-old reflects on his move to the Irish League with the Glens, and the main differences between the Danske Bank Premiership and the League of Ireland. We also have our weekly BetMcLean Charity Bet as Gerard goes for two-in-a-row, and we have some fans' questions for Paddy.

Duration:00:52:08

15: S2 #15 That's What I Call Football

11/14/2019
This week's special guest is Ballymena United chief scout Paul McAreavey. The former Linfield midfielder joins Gareth, Gerard and Darren in the studio for plenty of football chat. We discuss Michael O'Neill's move to Stoke City, Linfield's Champions Cup collapse and Ballymena's tricky start to the season. We also have some fans' questions for Paul and our weekly BetMcLean Charity Bet. Can Gerard land the odds this week? Listen out for his tips.

Duration:01:00:34

14: S2 #14 That's What I Call Football

11/7/2019
This week's special guest is former Irish League midfielder Kieran O'Connor. Kieran joins Gareth Fullerton, Gerard Lyttle and Darren Fullerton in the studio to talk all things football. The 38-year-old - who played for clubs including Cliftonville, Armagh City and Lisburn Distillery - looks back on his career, including the comical way legendary manager Tommy Breslin axed him from the Reds! Kieran also talks about his work with Belfast charity MACS Supporting Children and Young People, and...

Duration:01:11:57