Two Pros in a Pod
2017/18 Season Episode 1 - Transfers, Neymar and Regrettable Interviews
Kate, Marcus and Hogan are back for a third season! They discuss the opening weekend of the Premier League, the transfer window, what business still needs to be done, the moves that have already happened and answer listener questions. Send your questions or thoughts on Twitter to @TwoProsInAPod
201/17 Episode 24 - Europa League, FA Cup & Season Wrap Up
It's the final episode of the season! Marcus, Kate and Hogan discuss last week's Europa League Final and the FA Cup. They review what the top 6 need to do in the summer and look at what Huddersfield, Newcastle and Brighton need to do to succeed in the Premier League. They also discuss their manager and player of the season. And announce the winner of the fantasy league! The show will be back in early August after a little summer break. Follow on Twitter @TwoProsInAPod
2016/17 Episode 23 - Premier League Manager Grades
This week Kate, Marcus and Hogan are joined by Rotherham United Goalkeeper Lee Camp. They discuss the Championship play offs and the loss on penalties of Kate's beloved Sheffield Wednesday. They also discuss their championship player and team of the season. Moving on to the Premier League they debate the top 6's missions this season and whether Mourinho was right to move focus from the league to the Europa League. Beany introduces an old school way of grading the managers of the top 6 and...
2016/17 Episode 22 - The run in for the Premier League
After a long break while they were all busy with other things, Marcus Bean, Hogan Ephraim and Kate Hamer are BACK! Marcus and Hogan are both now in their summer break, they discuss the end of their seasons and look ahead to the end of the Prem. Who will finish in the top 4 and who is going to go down? Where should Rooney play next season? Is it disgraceful for a team who is relegated to suddenly start winning and how can a team that has been promoted then have disastrous results in their...
2016/17 Episode 21 - EFL Cup, Rooney & Disgraceful Players
This week Marcus, Hogan and Kate discuss the EFL Cup, Rooney's future and what happens when players have direct contact with football club owners. Hear their perspectives on Leicester's sudden change in form! Follow on Twitter @TwoProsInAPod
2016/17 Episode 20 - Ranieri Sacking, PieGate & Arsenal
Marcus, Hogan and Kate discuss this week's sacking of Leicester City's Ranieri - was it the right thing to do? They also chat about Sutton Utd's game against Arsenal and the Pie story which overshadowed the performance. This leads to quite an Arsenal focus looking at the Wenger situation and also what will become of Ozil and Sanchez. They end with a review of the Champions League. Follow on Twitter @TwoProsInAPod
2016/17 Episode 19 - Transfer Window & Adebayo Akinfenwa
Two Pros in a Pod is back! This week Marcus, Hogan and Kate catch up on what's happened while they've been off air including reviewing the activity in the transfer window and the latest standings at the top of the Premier League. They are joined by special guest Adebayo Akinfenwa who talks about his career, how he is finding it at Wycombe so far, when he realised he was famous and how he relaxes on his days off. Tweet any questions or guest requests to @TwoProsInAPod
2016/17 Episode 18 - Snow, Transfer Talk & World Cup
This week Kate, Hogan and Marcus discuss what snow means for footballers and how you should wear your gloves! Marcus talks about Wycombe's successful week in the Check A Trade Trophy and their draw against Spurs. They review the FA Cup games of last weekend and the upcoming Premier League games this weekend. They also discuss some of the transfer window rumours and why Sakho is still not getting back into the Liverpool team. Hogan is outraged by the extension of the World Cup and they also...
2016/17 Episode 15 - Pep's style of play & Premier League Predictions
This week Hogan, Marcus and Kate discuss Gary Rowett's departure from Birmingham, what it is that attracts players to a club, Pep's style of play and what they are expecting from the transfer window. They also have a heated debate around who could win the Premier League and discuss players hitting back at pundits. They end with a discussion on the Champions League Draw. The team will be back on 29th December. Happy Christmas!
2016/17 Episode 14 - Last week's matches & Beany's story
This week Kate, Marcus and Hogan discuss the Premier League and Championship matches from the weekend and what it means for the teams and their managers. They discuss Pardew at Palace, Bilic at West Ham, Ranieri at Leicester and more. They also discuss players cheating by diving for a penalty after Dele Ali's performance at the weekend and what it is like to come back from a defeat as Bournemouth did versus Liverpool. They end with a look ahead to this weekend and Beany share's his Ian...
2016/17 Episode 12 - Elbows, Injuries & England
This week Marcus, Hogan and Kate discuss Joey Barton's departure from Rangers, some interesting refereeing at the Birmingham Derby and Calvin Anderson's ban for his elbow. They also cover the Champions League matches, the Premier League games from last weekend and look ahead to this week's England v Scotland match. Tweet @TwoProsInAPod with any questions for future shows.
2016/17 Episode 11 - Football League Sackings & Champions League Preview
This week Marcus, Hogan and Kate discuss the managerial sackings so far in the Football League, are managers given enough time and who in the club should determine a teams' style of play? They also talk about the Premier League and the upcoming Champions League matches this week. The pod will return to normal Thursday releases from next week.
2016/17 Episode 9 - Mourinho, Pogba & Managerial Moves
This week Hogan, Marcus and Kate discuss the Champions League, Liverpool v Man Utd (it gets heated again!), Pogba and whether he is as good as he thinks he is, the managerial merry-go-round, Ryan Giggs' potential and Gareth Southgate at England. The advertised interview with Adebayo Akinfenwa will now be on next week's show. Tweet us @TwoProsInAPod
2016/17 Episode 3 - New Signings, Fantasy League & Social Media
This week Marcus Bean, Hogan Ephraim and Kate Hamer discuss last weekend's Premier League games including Pogba's debut. They debate what Arsene Wenger should be doing at Arsenal and who the players are that they need. They also discuss West Ham's new stadium, Aston Villa owner Tony Xia's tweets, Jokanovic's outburst at Fulham over not being able to sign Pereira on loan and the situation with Andre Gray at Burnley. Plus they answer listener questions and review week one of the Two Pros...
Episode 17 - Boybands, Midfielders & Elliot Omozusi
This week Hogan, Marcus and Kate are joined by Cambridge Utd's Elliot Omozusi. The team answer more questions from Twitter and talk about what it is like to come to the end of the season out of contract and looking for a new deal. They also give their play off predictions for the Championship, League 1 & League 2. This week's heated debate is around the upcoming England squad announcement and the midfield options that Hodgson has. More on the England team in next week's episode.
Episode 11 - England and Euro 2016 Stickers
This week Marcus, Hogan and Kate discuss the England and other International games from the weekend. Kate brings the lads a present in the form of a Euro 2016 sticker book....only one of them is impressed! Following the news of Remi Garde's sacking they look at who might replace him and what that will mean for Villa. They also discuss Rock, Paper, Scissors and the other games that footballers play - even during a game would you believe?! And what it is like to wear armbands or GPS vests....
Episode 10 - Premier League Predictions
This week Marcus, Hogan and Kate are all back in the studio. They discuss their predictions for how the Premier League will finish, who they think will be promoted from the Championship and what the England team will be against Germany at the weekend. They also talk about manager contracts, how long they should be and whether managers should only be allowed to be sacked at certain times in the season. Looking ahead to next season they discuss what changes will need to be made to the Man...
Episode 8 - Billy Clifford & the Chelsea Academy
This week Kate Hamer & Marcus Bean are joined in the studio by Billy Clifford. The 23 year old, currently at Boreham Wood FC, spent over 10 years at the Chelsea Academy. They discuss what it is like to get signed at such a young age and the path his career has taken since then. Hogan Ephraim joins the team by phone due to a bout of Man Flu. They also discuss the Champions League game between Arsenal & Barca, Aston Villa's behind closed doors game with the U21s and we reveal a different...
Episode 7 - Carlton Palmer, China & More
In this extra time show, Kate, Marcus and Hogan are joined by retired England professional Carlton Palmer on the phone from Shanghai. They talk about the development of football in China, his career and his upcoming biography. Marcus and Carlton also debate the level of racism in football and what can be done to increase the number of black and ethnic minority managers in the game. Other topics covered include red cards and penalties from a player's perspective and their views on the...
Episode 6 - Danny Simpson, Ticket Prices & China
This week Marcus Bean, Hogan Ephraim and Kate Hamer are joined by Leicester City's Danny Simpson. They talk to him about Leicester's amazing season so far, what he thinks of the manager and team mates and answer questions from Twitter. They also discuss ticket prices, China's increasing interest in the European transfer market, Gary Neville's performance at Valencia, Liverpool's FA Cup departure & the return of Sturridge and more.