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The latest news, insight, analysis and big name guests from the Premier League and the Football League, plus Scottish, International and European football. Join us!


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The latest news, insight, analysis and big name guests from the Premier League and the Football League, plus Scottish, International and European football. Join us!




A clean sheet & fantastic Fred – a winning start for Rangnick at Man United

In this edition of the Football Daily pod Jeanette Kwakye and Ben Haines are joined by The Telegraph’s Luke Edwards and special guest, former West Ham and Aston Villa midfielder, Nigel Reo-Coker. The guys hear from Ralf Rangnick, after the interim manager got his first win in his opening game in the dugout at the club. They also get a United fan perspective after that 1-0 win over Crystal Palace. They also debate what next for Everton after the news that the club’s director of football,...


Chelsea hammered off top spot

Ben Haines is joined by former Manchester United and Chelsea goalkeeper Siobhan Chamberlain and EA Sports presenter Nubaid Haroon to look at West Ham's win over league leaders Chelsea. The panel discuss whether this is a blip for Chelsea or should we be giving West Ham some more credit? Jurgen Klopp hailed Divock Origi a legend after he scored a 95th minute winner for Liverpool and Newcastle got their first win of the season under their belt. Plus, will this be the biggest Women's FA Cup...


5 Live Sport: FA Cup Football 2021-22: Yeovil Town v Stevenage

Live football commentary of Yeovil Town v Stevenage in the FA Cup 2nd round.


Rangnick, Rafa and goalscoring records

Darren Fletcher and guests discuss Ralf Rangnick’s impressive opening media conference as Manchester United manager before taking charge for the first time this weekend against Crystal Palace. They debate whether the German can have the type of impact Thomas Tuchel had at Chelsea last season or whether there might be some resistance from his squad to being asked to play in such a different style. They ask where accountability should lie for Everton's predicament, after reports a board...


5 Live Sport: FA Cup Football 2021-22: Gateshead v Charlton Athletic

Live football commentary of Gateshead v Charlton Athletic in the FA Cup 2nd round.


72+: Crucial clash at the Cottage and Hull's revival

Aaron Paul is joined by former Hull City manager Phil Brown and ex-Crystal Palace and Reading midfielder Jobi McAnuff. They look at the Championship title race ahead of Fulham and Bournemouth’s crucial clash on Friday night, with Fulhamish podcast’s Sammy James and Kirk Tovey from Cherries Red Army Youtube channel. Phil gives us his take on the revival in fortunes of Hull. The team also discuss the importance of CPR training in football after Wigan forward Charlie Wyke revealed manager Leam...


Ronaldo rescues Man United as Carrick says goodbye

Manchester United move three points behind the top four in the Premier League after beating Arsenal 3-2 at Old Trafford. Steve Crossman is joined by senior football reporter Ian Dennis, former Premier League defender Rob Green and ex-Man United defender Danny Higginbotham to discuss the job Michael Carrick has done caretaker manager, after he stepped down from his role and announced he is leaving the club after 15 years. With Ralf Rangnick watching from the stands, the team discuss whether...


5 Live Sport: Premier League Football 2021-22: Tottenham Hotspur v Brentford

Live football commentary of Tottenham Hotspur v Brentford in the Premier League.


Euro Leagues: Why the Ballon d’Or matters so much

Steve Crossman is joined by Guillem Balague, Julien Laurens and Kristof Terreur as they discuss this year’s Ballon d’Or. The team ask why the reception to Lionel Messi’s seventh win appeared to be a little lukewarm, debate whether the award is still relevant and discuss who would have won if Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo had not dominated so much over the last decade. They also explain what has changed for in-form Real Madrid forward Vinícius Jr as he continues to enjoy a successful season....


Sensational Salah stuns Everton in Merseyside derby

Steve Crossman is joined by the former Aston Villa defender Alan Hutton, the former West Ham and Chelsea left-back Scott Minto and correspondent John Murray to reflect on Liverpool’s 4-1 win over Everton in the Premier League. The panel discuss whether Mo Salah is the best player in the world right now, after he scored two goals for Liverpool, and whether he could win the Ballon d’Or next year. You’ll hear from Everton manager Rafa Benitez on why he thinks his side are struggling and if he’s...


5 Live Sport: Premier League Football 2021-22: Watford v Chelsea

Live football commentary of Watford v Chelsea in the Premier League.


Winless Newcastle, a lift for Leeds, and White's record breaking night

Kelly Cates and guests react to a big night at the bottom of the Premier League which saw Newcastle’s long winless run continue after a 1-1 draw at home to Norwich whilst Leeds picked up a significant three points courtesy of an injury time penalty against Crystal Palace. We hear from Eddie Howe, Dean Smith and Leeds forward Tyler Roberts. Plus, we celebrate a special night for Ellen White who scored a hat-trick in World Cup Qualifying to become the Lionesses all-time leading goal-scorer in...


MNC: Everton's struggles, Rangnick announced at MUFC and Brighton booed

Mark Chapman presents the latest episode of the Monday Night Club from BBC Radio 5 Live. Regulars Micah Richards and Rory Smith are back along with former England international Karen Carney, who replaces the "suspended" Chris Sutton after he upset everybody - including a celebrity fan - at Stenhousemuir. Everton's lacklustre results and the reasons behind them are discussed by the panel. Is it poor form, bad strategy or simply injuries to key players that's holding them back? Following Ralf...


United hold league leaders Chelsea to a draw

Manchester United earned a point at Stamford Bridge but what's next for Ralf Rangnick and Ronaldo? Jeanette Kwakye is joined by former Brighton striker Glenn Murray, the Daily Telegraph's Luke Edwards and 90 min's Ben Haines to discuss whether Cristiano Ronaldo should have been left on the bench at Stamford Bridge. Everton's defeat to Brentford means they've only took 2 points from 21, so where does this leave Rafa Benitez? And the panel look ahead to Newcastle's next two crucial fixtures as...


Jota's joy and Rashford looks to the future

Ben Haines, former Tottenham defender Alan Hutton and Premier League presenter Vaishali Bhardwaj look back on Saturday's action as Diogo Jota's fine form continues. He scored twice in Liverpool's 4-0 win over Southampton. The panel also reflect on a second straight victory for Steven Gerrard's Aston Villa as they win 2-1 at Crystal Palace. And there's a preview of Chelsea v Manchester United, including an interview with Marcus Rashford, who reacts to the departure of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer...


Wales and Scotland on potential collision course in World Cup play-off final

Darren Fletcher is joined by Stephen Warnock and Mark Hughes on the Friday Football Social. The team discuss Scotland and Wales's World Cup play-off semi final draw with Charlie Adam and how it could lead to a winner takes all game between the two nation for a place at the Qatar World Cup. Plus give their thoughts on Ralf Rangnicks anticipated arrival at Manchester United. And ten years on since the death of Gary Speed, Stephen and Mark share their memories of the former Wales manager....


All About Kyle Walker

Darren Fletcher and Stephen Warnock are joined by the Manchester City and England defender Kyle Walker on the Football Daily. The three-time Premier League champion discusses his team's recent Champions League victory against PSG, how Pep coached him to be a complete defender and Kyle reflects on England's incredible Euro 2020 campaign this summer. TOPICS: 01:00 - Kyle on Manchester City's victory over PSG 07:15 - On facing Mbappé 1on1 09:40 - How Pep improved Kyle as a defender 17:05 -...


72+: Heckingbottom’s up and Warne’s winning formula

Aaron Paul is joined by Millwall forward Jed Wallace and Wycombe left-back Joe Jacobson to dissect this week's big talking points from the EFL. BBC Sheffield’s Andy Giddings gives us the lowdown on a dramatic turn of events at Sheffield United as they sacked Slavisa Jokanovic after just six months in charge and replaced him with Paul Heckingbottom on a five-year contract. The guys share what they think of such a drastic change in strategy at Bramall Lane. Cardiff City manager Steve Morison...


Euro Leagues: Un-wreck it Ralf

Steve Crossman is with Spanish football journalist Guillem Balague, The Athletic’s Raphael Honigstein and French football expert Julien Laurens to talk about reports that Ralf Rangnick will become the interim manager of Manchester United. Former Leicester and Schalke defender Christian Fuchs reveals how Rangnick operates behind the scenes and the panel asks where this leaves Mauricio Pochettino? Another manager linked with Manchester United is Ajax's Erik ten Hag who has impressed so far...


City punish PSG as Liverpool push past Porto

Mark Chapman is joined by John Murray, Dion Dublin and Michael Brown at the Etihad where Manchester City beat PSG 2-1 to top their Champions League Group. French football journalist Sara Menai drops by to give her view on Mauricio Pochettino and the lack of identity in his side. We hear from both managers before John Acres reports from Anfield where Liverpool saw off Porto 2-0. Finally Aaron Paul breaks down a busy night in the Championship where Derby held Fulham but Bournemouth missed the...