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21: Football v Homophobia

10/5/2017
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As the world game, football is a reflection of our global society. It has the power to transcend political, religious, cultural and social barriers. But that also means there is still work to do when it comes to representation, equality and inclusion. For gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and non-binary people, being your true self isn’t always easy - and in the football world it can be even harder. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on...

Duration: 00:18:37


20: The Anxiety of Football

9/5/2017
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Whether you’re a player on the pitch or a fan in the stands, the highs and lows over the course of a football match test our nerves and pull at our emotions. It’s a unique experience where intense feelings are concentrated and heightened. There’s also a parallel with emotions we experience in our own lives. This is especially felt by those who struggle with mental health issues. But football can often be an outlet and a comfort when we need it most. Aaron Wolfe shares his story of how the...

Duration: 00:16:25


The Youdan Trophy

8/6/2017
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This is the story of the worlds oldest football trophy and the games first knockout tournament. Before the FA Cup, there was the Youdan Cup. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on InstagramJames Parkinson on Twitter Support By Association on Patreon Patreon is the simplest way for you to support the ongoing production of the show by pledging a small amount of money each month. You'll even receive some nice rewards in return! >>...

Duration: 00:13:40


18: State of the Game

7/6/2017
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Association football may be the most popular sport in the world but in many regions the development of the game remains a work in progress. For countries that are still trying to build their own football culture, the very globalisation of the game can sometimes have the opposite effect on local football. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on InstagramJames Parkinson on Twitter Neil Humphreys on TwitterCameron Wilson on TwitterJason Davis on...

Duration: 00:22:36


17: CONIFA

6/7/2017
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FIFA, football’s world governing body, established in 1904 to oversee the international game. Today, it’s comprised of 211 member associations. That’s more than the United Nations. But of course, there are many nations outside of FIFA. That’s where CONIFA comes in. The Confederation of Independent Football Associations. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on InstagramJames Parkinson on TwitterCONIFA.org Support By Association on Patreon Patreon is...

Duration: 00:12:11


The Blizzard x By Association: The Silenced Crowd

6/1/2017
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In collaboration with The Blizzard - The Football Quarterly, we present 'The Silenced Crowd'. The greatest scandal in British football in the first half of the twentieth century, as a group of players from two of the country’s greatest sides colluded to fix a match. The Silenced Crowd by Richard Fitzpatrick, originally published in Issue 10 of The Blizzard and featured on Episode 40 of The Blizzard Podcast. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on...

Duration: 00:20:02


16: Grassroots

5/8/2017
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It's a scene that plays out every weekend around the world during the football season. People flock to their local community clubs to watch, play, coach and volunteer. On this episode we explore why grassroots football is the lifeblood of the game. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on InstagramJames Parkinson on Twitter Support By Association on Patreon Patreon is the simplest way for you to support the ongoing production of the show by pledging...

Duration: 00:14:05


15: Le Ballon

4/8/2017
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Have you ever dreamed of creating your own football club? This is the story of some football fans who went several steps further. They created an entire league. Le Ballon, the coolest amateur football league in the world. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on InstagramJames Parkinson on Twitterleballonfc.com Support By Association on Patreon Patreon is the simplest way for you to support the ongoing production of the show by pledging a small...

Duration: 00:13:32


14: Football on Film

3/10/2017
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As a global sport football is integral to so many cultures around the world and naturally, we see it represented in many different art forms, including film. In this episode we take a look at some of the best (and worst) football films and explore the ways in which the beautiful game is represented on screen. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on InstagramJames Parkinson on Twitter 9 films which use football as a brilliant plot device Football in...

Duration: 00:14:34


13: Iraq 2007

2/9/2017
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A nation torn apart by war and the football team that defied all odds to achieve the impossible. This is the inspirational story of how Iraq became Champions of Asia. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on InstagramJames Parkinson on Twitter Support By Association on Patreon Patreon is the simplest way for you to support the ongoing production of the show by pledging a small amount of money each month. You'll even receive some nice rewards in...

Duration: 00:19:38


12: The Age of the PlayStation Footballer

1/6/2017
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Football video games have become a major part of soccer fandom. We explore their role in modern football culture and the growing influence they're having on the sport itself. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on InstagramJames Parkinson on Twitter Support By Association on Patreon Patreon is the simplest way for you to support the ongoing production of the show by pledging a small amount of money each month. You'll even receive some nice rewards...

Duration: 00:15:17


11: DT38

12/7/2016
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This is the story of Dylan Tombides. The young Australian footballer who’s brave battle with testicular cancer inspired the Foundation in his name and left a legacy that aims to educate and raise awareness, throughout the football community and beyond. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association on TwitterBy Association on InstagramJames Parkinson on Twitterbyassociationshow.tumblr.comDT38 - The Dylan Tombides Foundation Support By Association on Patreon Patreon is the simplest...

Duration: 00:22:15


10: Melbourne Victory: The Foundations

11/8/2016
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2004 saw the demise of Australia’s National Soccer League, which existed in various forms from 1977 as the top level of the game in the country. It made way for a new national competition, which commenced in 2005 - the A-League - consisting of eight foundation clubs. One of those clubs was to be located in Melbourne, a city with the most competitive sports market in Australia. Naturally, the governing body were concerned about the viability of a new Melbourne team. But the establishment...

Duration: 00:17:07


09: La Fábrica

10/6/2016
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Football's success stories are well documented. Like the youth players that rise through the ranks of the academy system to make it as professionals. But what about the ones who don't make it? Ignacio Martin was just like any young football fan. He dreamed of playing professionally for his boyhood club. But when the opportunity to join Real Madrid's prestigious Youth Academy finally came along, it didn't quite live up to expectations. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.comBy Association...

Duration: 00:17:12


08: Foosball

8/7/2016
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In 1921, with the popularity of football growing rapidly throughout Europe, Englishman, Harold Searles Thornton wanted to create a game that replicated football that people could play in their homes. Inspiration struck with a box of matches. The matches were lying parallel across the top of the box, extending past the edges. This idea was developed into a tabletop game that plays very similar to its real life counterpart. He called it...

Duration: 00:16:46


07: Aston Villa 1981

7/6/2016
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For many of us, our love for the game begins from a young age and it's these early experiences that often define our relationship to football and the connection we have to our favourite club. This was certainly the case for Andy Jackson. Growing up a diehard Aston Villa fan in Birmingham, the 1980-81 season was one he would never forget. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.combyassociationshow.tumblr.comBy Association on TwitterJames Parkinson on TwitterAndy Jackson on Twitter...

Duration: 00:17:13


06: The Poetry of Football

6/6/2016
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Football writer, Musa Okwonga talks about his connection with football, his love for Manchester United and capturing the beauty and simplicity of the world game through poetry. Links: byassociation.audio3nilfc.combyassociationshow.tumblr.comJames Parkinson on TwitterMusa Okwonga on Twitter A Cultured Left Foot by Musa Okwonga Will You Manage? by Musa Okwonga Music: Creative Commons Attribution License - Chris Zabriskie, Kai Engel and Josh Woodward.

Duration: 00:13:24


05: The Man Who Saved Barcelona

5/7/2016
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In July 1936, The Civil War broke out in Spain and the La Liga season was put on hold as tensions grew around the country. Aligning with the Republicans, FC Barcelona were a club under threat. On the verge on bankruptcy, it was the actions of the club's then manager that saved Barcelona from financial ruin. Irishman, Patrick O’Connell. Links: byassociation.audio 3nilfc.com byassociationshow.tumblr.com James Parkinson on Twitter Music: Creative Commons Attribution License - Chris Zabriskie,...

Duration: 00:09:49


04: Wild Westerners FC

4/7/2016
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An amateur pub team embark on a football tour of the Far East. But what they find when they arrive, nobody would have expected. Links: byassociation.audio 3nilfc.com byassociationshow.tumblr.com James Parkinson on Twitter 'Mismatch of the Day' - the article that inspired this episode. Music: Creative Commons Attribution License - Scott Holmes, Little Glass Men and Sounds Like An Earful. Enjoy the show? Please review By Association on iTunes.

Duration: 00:05:01


03: The Champions

3/9/2016
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In 1992 the European Cup became the Champions League. Not only was it the introduction of a new group stage format, it also gave us a piece of music that would become iconic in its own right. Links: byassociation.audio 3nilfc.com byassociationshow.tumblr.com James Parkinson on Twitter Music: Creative Commons Attribution License - Aerocity, Strange Day, Little Glass Men and Chris Collins. Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License- Dexter Britain. Special thanks to UEFAfor use of...

Duration: 00:05:35

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