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Jonny Bentley and Adam Bragan are two British twentysomethings with an interest in all things politics. Pints & Politics aims to deliver an analysis of Britain's politics in a fun and digestible manner, as if you were having the discussion in a British pub! Breaking down current affairs, debating ethical issues and looking at America from afar. Debating. Educating. Entertaining (hopefully!).
 
Jonny Bentley and Jordan Dover bring you 15 Minutes of Football: a podcast where the most complex of football topics are concisely discussed in 15 minutes or less. The main focus is the Premier League and all teams will be covered over the course of our 4 topics. 15 minutes per-topic. One hour of quality content. Statistical, emotional but, most of all, entertaining!
 
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Jonny and Harry react to the news of Sean Dyche's departure from Burnley. They highlight that while dismissing the manager wasn't completely crazy, the timing of the sacking was nonsensical. They also make their picks, and back-up selections, for the Premier League Team of the Season. This podcast features a large amount of irrelevant small talk bu…
 
Jonny and Harry discuss the possibilities for teams at the end of the Premier League season. Who will win the title? Who will get into the Champions League? Who will go down to the Championship? For sports news and reaction, go to https://www.vavel.com/en/ Don't forget to hit subscribe and feel free to leave us a review! Pleasant Porridge by Kevin …
 
Jonny Bentley and Harry Roy dissect all 20 Premier League managers, from best to worst. For sports news and reaction, go to https://www.vavel.com/en/ Don't forget to hit subscribe and feel free to leave us a review! Pleasant Porridge by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/7614-pleasant-porridge License: https://filmmusic.io/st…
 
Jonny is joined by Harry Roy and Adam Doyle to discuss the biggest talking points from the football in England. The big news has been the sacking of Rafael Benitez; Everton are chasing Roberto Martinez for the vacant position. There was also a big win for Manchester City, with Liverpool now their second-closest rivals for the Premier League title. …
 
Jonny Bentley is joined by Harry Roy and Oscar Omara to have a big discussion on the relegation battle. There is also talk on Romelu Lukaku's interview and where that leaves him at Chelsea, as well as talk on the big games at the top of the Premier League. For sports news and reaction, go to https://www.vavel.com/en/ Don't forget to hit subscribe a…
 
Jonny is joined by the returning Harry Roy and Callum Boyle. They talk about the weekend's footballing action, what could happen to the footballing schedule amid the rise of the coronavirus, and everybody's Premier League Team of the Season (so far)! For sports news and reaction, go to https://www.vavel.com/en/ Don't forget to hit subscribe and fee…
 
Jonny is joined by the returning Brad Cox and Callum Boyle, whilst welcoming VAVEL's Midlands correspondent, Josh Holland. They talk about Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's departure, who Manchester United will target next, as well as the managerial debuts of Steven Gerrard, Dean Smith and Eddie Howe at their respective new clubs. There is also a look at the …
 
Jonny is joined by VAVEL's Arsenal editor, Dan George. They discuss the international break generally including Jonny's trip to Accrington for Stanley's 4-1 loss against Plymouth and England's 5-0 demolition of Albania. They also talk about the new managerial appointments in the Premier League, including Eddie Howe. For sports news and reaction, go…
 
Jonny Bentley is joined by VAVEL's Deputy Editor-in-Chief and Manchester correspondent Brad Cox. They discuss the biggest talking points from the Premier League, including how bad it could get for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United. Could he last until the end of the season? They also look at the dismissals of Daniel Farke and Dean Smith, as…
 
Jonny Bentley and Callum Boyle are joined by VAVEL's Norwich City editor, George Wilson (@GWilson1000). They discuss the Ole Gunnar Solskjaer situation and where that thumping against Liverpool leaves the Manchester United manager. They also touch on the Daniel Farke situation at Norwich, as well as all of the other games in the Premier League. The…
 
Jonny Bentley and Callum Boyle are joined by VAVEL's Liverpool Editor, Adam Doyle (@AdamDoyleSport). They discuss Mo Salah's ridiculous form, Manchester United's sticky situation, the squad depth of Chelsea and Manchester City, and the first game for Newcastle United under the Saudis. They also debate who the best managers in the league, and the wo…
 
Jonny Bentley and Callum Boyle are joined by VAVEL's Newcastle Editor, Harry Roy (@HarryRoySport), to discuss his feelings over the £300-million Saudi takeover. We discuss Mike Ashley's disappointing reign, human rights controversy, and what comes next for Newcastle United. There is also talk on the international matches, including a focus on some …
 
Jonny Bentley and Callum Boyle are joined by VAVEL Watford Editor Oscar Omara. They discuss the departure of Xisco Munoz and the appointment of Claudio Ranieri, as well as the weekend's results. Mo Salah, Bernardo Silva and Tino Livramento were stand-out performers from the weekend's action. For sports news and reaction, go to https://www.vavel.com…
 
Jonny Bentley and Callum Boyle are joined by one of the brightest high-school kids in the world, Charlie Rowan (@CharlieLRowan). There is talk on the two big-six clashes in the Premier League, as well as reaction to all of the EPL matches. Across Europe, there were also big wins for Barcelona, Lazio, Borussia Monchengladbach and Juventus! Ft. react…
 
Jonny Bentley is joined by Harry Roy (@HarryRoySport), former VAVEL and current Liverpool Echo writer Matt Addison (@MattAddison97) and VAVEL Manchester United's James Ridge (@JRidge_Journo). They discuss the biggest talking points from the Premier League, including the big London derby between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea, as well as the controve…
 
Jonny Bentley and Callum Boyle are joined by VAVEL's Manchester City Editor, Tom Young (@TomYoungSJ). They discuss the two-goal return of Cristiano Ronaldo against Newcastle United. They also look at ALL the Premier League over the weekend, as well as a preview of the pick of the Champions League and Europa League matches. For sports news and react…
 
Jonny Bentley and Callum Boyle are joined by VAVEL Women's Mia Eriksson, discussing the opening the Women's Super League (WSL). Discussion includes the £24m television deal from the BBC and Sky, as well as the great strides that women's football has made over the years. There is also a focus on the international football with wins for the Netherlan…
 
Jonny Bentley and Callum Boyle are joined by VAVEL Arsenal's Josh Fletcher and the Premier League editor Harry Roy. They discuss Cristiano Ronaldo's transfer to Manchester United, as well as the Premier League action from all ten matches. Is Mikel Arteta in danger of being sacked? Was the Reece James hand ball a red card? There is also reaction to …
 
Jonny Bentley is joined by VAVEL UK's Liverpool editor Adam Doyle and Southampton editor Anthony Scott. They discuss all things Premier League, including Jurgen Klopp's bizarre comments and Romelu Lukaku's second Chelsea debut in the big London derby between Chelsea and Arsenal. For sports news and reaction, go to https://www.vavel.com/en/ Pleasant…
 
Jonny Bentley and Callum Boyle discuss the first week of Premier League action, covering all 20 teams. They also touch on Erling Haaland's blistering start to the season, Lionel Messi's unveiling, and Inter Milan's recent business. Pleasant Porridge by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/7614-pleasant-porridge License: https:/…
 
Jonny Bentley is joined by his regular co-host, Callum Boyle, VAVEL's Premier League editor, Harry Roy, and VAVEL's Deputy-in-Chief, Brad Cox. They preview all 20 Premier League teams ahead of the new campaign whilst looking back at finances across Europe and the Lionel Messi saga. EFL deputy Luke Flanagan was due to discuss the EFL opening weekend…
 
An inspired and supremely physical South Africa levelled the 2021 series last week, so who better to join Will than a Springbok centurion with experience of beating the Lions? Jean de Villiers started the first two Tests back in 2009, and – ahead of a monumental 80 minutes in Cape Town this Saturday – reflects on this gripping rivalry, and which si…
 
This week, Will is joined by a player with a remarkable story: one who's gone from delivering pizzas in Dublin to show-stealing performances in the jerseys of the Scarlets, Munster, Ireland, and - now - the British & Irish Lions. Having come off the bench in Saturday's First Test victory, Beirne discusses the tour to date, and how it feels to be ju…
 
Jonny talks about racism in the UK after the recent abuse of Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka. There is also discussion on the £20-a-week cut to the Universal Credit system. Island Meet And Greet by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/6641-island-meet-and-greet License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license…
 
Part 2 of Jonny and Gus' extravagant political discussion. A big chat on cancel culture is followed by a look at Donald Trump's bizarre antics of the past week. Island Meet And Greet by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/6641-island-meet-and-greet License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license…
 
Jonny and Jordan discuss the Euro 2020 tournament. They go slightly over the 15 minute topic threshold on every occasion, but it is allowed because there was an outrageous amount to discuss! 1) Analysis of the Euros: Italy 1-1 England; Roberto Mancini's men win 3-2 on penalties! 2) The falling giants: France, Portugal, Germany and the Netherlands; …
 
Jonny and Gus break their big discussion into two parts. Part two is coming later in the week. Big Topic: Freedom day confirmed for July 19, meaning coronavirus restrictions are being (mostly) axed. Other topics: Rishi Sunak wants to raise pension by 8% but faces opposition, Universal Credit £20-per-week uplift and furlough scheme to be scrapped, C…
 
Jonny is joined by the returning Jordan and the Liverpool Echo's Matt Addison. 4 x 15 minute topics, with some small talk, takes this to just over the hour mark. 1) What are the major differences between club football and international football? 2) The final four: Italy, Spain, England and Denmark! 3) Would you prefer your club to win a major troph…
 
Jonny and Gus come in with a bumper episode that has to negate the usual US section. Big Topic: Matt Hancock debacle unpacked. Where does this leave the legitimacy of the UK Government? Other Topics: Booster jabs prepped for the Autumn and the Winter, Gavin Williamson wants a ban on mobiles in schools, Boris Johnson and Sajid Javid want quick end t…
 
Lions legend Sam Warburton joins Will on this week's podcast. The pair react to the 2021 squad's opening outing, including Alun Wyn Jones' injury heartbreak and Conor Murray's appointment as captain. Sam also reminisces on his time wearing the famous red jersey, including his central role in the final moments of the dramatic 2017 trip to New Zealan…
 
Jonny is joined by the wonderful Callum Boyle to bring the traditional 4 x 15 minute topics. 1) Should Gareth Southgate be automatically given a contract renewal with England? 2) Euro takeaways: Italy tactical system, France's individual brilliance and the difficulties in creating a coherent system! 3) Managerial vacancies: Tottenham Hotspur strugg…
 
Jonny's doing another solo-run after Adam's short-notice absence. The pod was recorded just before the Matt Hancock announcement! Big topic: Green list announcement and possibility for double-vaccinated people to skip quarantine! Other topics: Russia ship fiasco, bizarre One Britain One Nation song, John Bercow defects to Labour, and its now five y…
 
This week Will has the Springboks coaching duo for you in the shape of Assistant Coach Felix Jones and Head Coach Jacques Nienaber. Felix describes his early retirement and route to the South Africa camp via Munster. Jacques chats about his equally interesting journey to the top of the coaching tree and the dynamic of working under Rassie Erasmus.…
 
Jonny and Jordan bring you 4 x 15 minute topics, covering the Euros in three of them. 1) Do we expect too much of England? 2) Top 5 Hot Euros moments: Back-three systems, Portugal 2-4 Germany, Hungary euphoria! 3) Top 5 Not-Hot Euros moments: Joachim Low's "scratch and sniff", three-team qualifications, and terrible Turkey! 4) Non-Euros news: Harry…
 
Jonny welcomesAdam back after a two-week hiatus! Big Topic: Freedom day of June 21 pushed back to July 19, following Delta variant surge! Other Topics: Australia trade deal, compulsory vaccines for those who work in care-homes, and Dominic Cummings reveals Boris Johnson's thoughts on Matt Hancock! Debate: GB News: Good, bad or dangerous? US Politic…
 
Jonny and Jordan discuss the opening to Euro 2020, with each topic of discussion in approximately 15 minute segments. 1) The Christian Eriksen horror. 2) Breaking down England's win against Croatia. 3) Hot 5: Five BEST things about Euro 2020 (teams, players, goals, or just general moments) 4) Not 5: Five WORST things about Euro 2020 (teams, players…
 
APOLOGIES FOR INITIALLY UPLOADING EPISODE 18 AGAIN! Jonny and Gus bring you a whole host of content! Big Topic: June 21 opening under threat as Covid-19 variants rise. Other Topics: Corporation tax slashed to 15% for big tech firms in UK, Tories slammed for cutting price of education plans, and Northern Ireland remain unhappy with their position in…
 
Jonny and Jordan preview England chances at Euro 2020, with each topic approximately 15 minutes in length. 1) What we think of the England squad! 2) How we think England will perform and whether Gareth Southgate is under pressure! 3) Who we think should make the England starting XI! 4) General Euros predictions: Winner, Surprise package, Flop, Play…
 
The second episode of Will Greenwood’s Lions Podcast sees him reunited with Dr. James Robson. ‘Robbo’ as he’s affectionately known, was the Lions Team Doctor & Physio on six consecutive Lions tours from 1993-2013 and saved Will’s life on the 1997 tour in South Africa. The two go down memory lane and share their recollections of that incident, they …
 
Jonny goes all James O'Brien with a podcast dedicated to his own thoughts on the week's politics! Bit Topic: Boris Johnson cannot answer whether or not restrictions will be lifted on June 21! Other topics: Peter Cruddas gives Tories £500,000 after becoming a Lord, Portugal on the Amber List, Sir Keir Starmer came across well on Piers Morgan's Life …
 
Jonny and Jordan do their final podcast of the season before turning their attention to the European Championships. 1) Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Manchester United: A disappointing end to their Europa League journey! 2) Pep Guardiola and Manchester City: A bizarre selection choice let City down! 3) Transfers Completed: Ibrahima Konate to Liverpool, S…
 
Will Greenwood's Podcast is back - this time with a Lions flavour. In this first episode, Will catches up with former Downing Street Director of Communications, Alastair Campbell who was also in charge of all communications on the 2005 Lions Tour to New Zealand. They discuss life at 10 Downing Street, Campbell's love for Burnley FC and they reminis…
 
Jonny and Adam react to the behemoth of a bean spiller that was Dominic Cummings' outburst. Other topics: A tepid warning to avoid travelling to areas such as Bolton and Leicester, because of the Indian variant, Priti Patel makes a digital immigration system and BLM activist Sasha Johnson was shot in the head. America: One year on from George Floyd…
 
Jonny and Jordan bring you 4 x 15 minute (ish) topics! 1) La Liga and Ligue 1: Lille and Atletico win their titles! 2) Bundesliga and Serie A: Robert Lewandowski breaks Gerd Muller record & Juventus make Champions League 3) The 5 Premier League teams who have had brilliant seasons! 4) The 5 Premier League teams who have had terrible seasons! Troubl…
 
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