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97: AFCON with Ed Aarons

The Scouted Football Podcast

AFCON 2021 is here...in January 2022. We've had two rounds of Group Stage matches already, heaps of late drama, new names, familiar faces and plenty of surprise results - and we're only getting started. Give the tournament the respect it deserves, listen to the Scouted Football Podcast with 'Made in Africa' co-host, author and African football expert: the Guardian's Ed Aarons. Topics include - but are not limited to:  - Mali and Guinea's young squads - Saïdou Sow and Anis Ben Slimane player focus - 17-year-old duo Abdul Fatawu Issahaku and Karim Konaté - Gambia and Serie A - Tournament predictions


18 Jan 2022

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The Albion Roar - 15th January 2022 with guests Vicki Rees and Ed Aarons

The Albion Roar

Early in the morning, after the night before, Albion fan Vicki Rees, and Palace fan and Africa football correspondent for The Guardian Ed Aarons re-lived the rivalry match. Plus we heard from Ed about the opening games of the Africa Cup of Nations, while Vicki talked us through the cup win over WBA. Shirt of the Week has too many innuendos to mention.

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15 Jan 2022

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Episode 142 Ed Aarons: Are Diving Players Mentally Ill?

Dane Baptiste Questions Everything

Welcome to Dane Baptiste Questions Everything, a podcast where comedian Dane Baptiste, producer Howard Cohen and a special guest take turns posing questions that just need answering. This is episode 142 and we spoke to writer and sports journalist Ed Aarons about African players winning the Ballon D'or, diving as a mental illness and the greatest African players ever. Please rate and review us on Apple Podcasts and beyond. #questioneverything @DBQEPodcastSupport this show http://supporter.acast.com/danebaptistequestionseverything. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


10 Jan 2022

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The Guardian sports writer and Desk Editor Ed Aarons

Sport On

"The humiliation that Manchester United received at the hands of Liverpool this past weekend, losing 5-0 in the English Premier League (EPL) game, has seen a speculation overdrive about the future of United's head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Former Chelsea and Inter Milan head coach Antonio Conten has been linked to the Red Devils. But The Guardian sports writer and Desk Editor Ed Aarons comes with a different angle on these rumours."


27 Oct 2021

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We spoke to The Guardian sports writer Ed Aarons

Sport On

"The Guardian sports writer and desk editor Ed Aarons after breaking the story of Cristiano Ronaldo’s return to Manchester United last week with football transfers specialist Fabrizio Romano, breaks down how the move came about. He also focuses on what led to the talks between Ronaldo’s camp, Juventus and Manchester City’s talks collapsing. Plus that small matter of the no.7 jersey.”


31 Aug 2021

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Episode 50 - The guys are joined by The Guardian's Ed Aarons as they discuss all the latest from Goodison Park.

A View From The Bullens

Episode 50 - The guys are joined by The Guardian's Ed Aarons as they discuss all the latest from Goodison Park. 


16 Jul 2021

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Brian Mofokeng, Ed Aarons and Njabulo Ngidi

Sport On

We spoke SABC Sport Commentator Brian Mofokeng after former Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki was appointed as Head of Technical and Youth Academy at Kaizer Chiefs.We also spoke to The Guardian Deputy News Editor Ed Aarons about Chelsea winning the UEFA Champions League.New Frame Editor Njabulo Ngidi about tennis star Naomi Osaka refusing to do interviews at the tournament after her revealing that she has been suffering from depression. Osaka has since withdrawn from the tournament.


31 May 2021

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Deputy News Editor at the Guardian Ed Aarons

Sport On

Deputy News Editor at the Guardian Ed Aarons spoke to us after Tottenham Hotspur sacked Jose Mourinho and we also got the latest on the breakaway league the European Super League


19 Apr 2021

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The Guardian Deputy News Editor Ed Aarons spoke to us after Chelsea sacked Frank Lampard as head coach.

Sport On

Guest: The Guardian Deputy News Editor Ed Aarons


26 Jan 2021

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Episode 17 Ft Ed Aarons

The UtdDistrict Podcast

Ed Aarons of the Guardian joins Henry for the latest instalment of the United District Podcast.


6 Sep 2020