Manchester is red & ‘Big’ Duncan’s Everton delight
Mark Chapman reflects on a huge day of Premier League football as Manchester United played their part in the title race, beating Manchester City 2-1 at the Etihad.
Our football correspondent John Murray and former Manchester City midfielder Michael Brown analyse the game and debate whether Manchester City can overturn a 14-point deficit to league leaders Liverpool – who beat Bournemouth 3-0.
Former Everton defender Martin Keown and commentator Vicki Sparks reflect on an emotional first win in charge for Everton’s caretaker manager Duncan Ferguson – who saw his side beat Chelsea 3-1 at Goodison Park.
Mark talks to Everton defender Mason Holgate about how he feels the transition has been from playing under Marco Silva to Duncan Ferguson.
You’ll hear from some of the biggest names in football on the pod – including Pep Guardiola, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Jose Mourinho and Jurgen Klopp.
The Big Weekend Preview Pod
Kyle Walker is joined by Gaz Drinkwater, former Manchester United and West Brom midfielder Jonathan Greening & former Manchester City & Spurs midfielder Michael Brown to preview another bumper weekend of Premier League action. Will Man United do Liverpool a favour in the derby? And how will 'Big' Dunc rally the troops at Everton?
** DISCLAIMER ** The podcast was recorded before the appointment of Nigel Pearson at Watford.
No 'Silva-lining' for Everton
Steve Crossman is joined by Chief football writer for BBC Sport Phil McNulty, former Manchester City and Spurs midfielder Michael Brown and Everton legend Leon Osman as they dissect Marco Silva's sacking by Everton and who’s in frame to replace the Portuguese at Goodison Park. The team are also joined by Derby County defender Curtis Davies, who played under Silva during his time at Hull City.
Euro Leagues: Barnett and Karanka discuss Bale, Zidane and Mourinho
Former Middlesbrough boss and Real Madrid defender Aitor Karanka and agent Jonathan Barnett join Steve Crossman, Guillem Balague and Mina Rzouki to discuss the future of Gareth Bale, his relationship with Zinedine Zidane and what Jose Mourinho will bring to Tottenham.
Divock’s derby delight & Rashford ruins Mourinho’s night
**SPOILER ALERT** Chappers has the breaking news on who has been evicted from I’m a Celebrity! So if you don’t want to know who the latest camp-mate is to go then skip the first 30 seconds of the pod and also at 27 minutes in (but you can probably guess...)
But not only that Mark Chapman, Michael Brown and John Murray look at the biggest Premier League games from Wednesday night, including the Merseyside derby which saw Liverpool put five goals past Everton – and the trio discuss if this could be the end for Marco Silva. Also the pod goes to Old Trafford where Ian Dennis and Chris Waddle watched Manchester United defeat Jose Mourinho’s Spurs – and we hear from both managers, as Solskjaer puts Mourinho’s three game winning streak at his new club to an end.