Cover image of Shoot the Defence
(5)
Business
Comedy
Sports
Leisure

Shoot the Defence

Updated 3 days ago

Business
Comedy
Sports
Leisure
Read more

Shoot The Defence is one of those football podcasts you either love or hate. We don't use words like "banter" or yell and scream over each other (unlike other pods). Our content may not be to everyone's liking and the things we say may cause offence.However. For a podcast without ANY financial backing and through the power of respect, integrity and realness (it's a word - honest), we've had a vast amount of incredible guests on the show.Don't believe us? Here's a list...Sunday Oliseh - Juventus, Ajax, Dortmund & Nigeria Stelios Giannakopoulos - Bolton & Greece Kostas Katsouranis - Benfica & Greece Benito Carbone - Aston Villa, Inter Milan & Sheffield Wednesday Marcus Gayle - Wimbledon, Rangers, Brentford & Jamaica Tony Bellew - ex WBC cruiserweight champion Paul Parker - Manchester United & Englandand many more!!The show is often hosted by Stel, Rhodri Giggs (and anyone else who we can get at short notice), and is also home to the very controversial - but hilarious - Knight Vision, aka #KV, hosted by former Chelsea, Brighton and Swansea striker Leon Knight.Shoot The Defence is also the only place you can hear The Late Fitness Test with Ben Dinnery and Johnny Wilson! Each week, we provide the latest injury news for Premier League clubs - which is perfect for all Fantasy Football enthusiasts.Our platform isn't solely football related. Whilst we have added the UkrFUT24 podcast: an Eastern European review show, recent additions include the 108 Harley Street Podcast and Shoot The Takedown - a MUST for MMA fans.

Read more

Shoot The Defence is one of those football podcasts you either love or hate. We don't use words like "banter" or yell and scream over each other (unlike other pods). Our content may not be to everyone's liking and the things we say may cause offence.However. For a podcast without ANY financial backing and through the power of respect, integrity and realness (it's a word - honest), we've had a vast amount of incredible guests on the show.Don't believe us? Here's a list...Sunday Oliseh - Juventus, Ajax, Dortmund & Nigeria Stelios Giannakopoulos - Bolton & Greece Kostas Katsouranis - Benfica & Greece Benito Carbone - Aston Villa, Inter Milan & Sheffield Wednesday Marcus Gayle - Wimbledon, Rangers, Brentford & Jamaica Tony Bellew - ex WBC cruiserweight champion Paul Parker - Manchester United & Englandand many more!!The show is often hosted by Stel, Rhodri Giggs (and anyone else who we can get at short notice), and is also home to the very controversial - but hilarious - Knight Vision, aka #KV, hosted by former Chelsea, Brighton and Swansea striker Leon Knight.Shoot The Defence is also the only place you can hear The Late Fitness Test with Ben Dinnery and Johnny Wilson! Each week, we provide the latest injury news for Premier League clubs - which is perfect for all Fantasy Football enthusiasts.Our platform isn't solely football related. Whilst we have added the UkrFUT24 podcast: an Eastern European review show, recent additions include the 108 Harley Street Podcast and Shoot The Takedown - a MUST for MMA fans.

iTunes Ratings

5 Ratings
Average Ratings
5
0
0
0
0

Speak the truth!

By R6ers - Mar 01 2016
Read more
Great podcast! Love it!

Check it out!!!!

By BonesTb - May 19 2014
Read more
Great show!!! Highly recommend

iTunes Ratings

5 Ratings
Average Ratings
5
0
0
0
0

Speak the truth!

By R6ers - Mar 01 2016
Read more
Great podcast! Love it!

Check it out!!!!

By BonesTb - May 19 2014
Read more
Great show!!! Highly recommend
Cover image of Shoot the Defence

Shoot the Defence

Latest release on Sep 24, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

Updated by OwlTail 3 days ago

Rank #1: Interview with Kenwyne Jones

Podcast cover
Read more
Stel, Rhodri Giggs and Panny talk to Trinidad & Tobago U17 Head Coach Kenwyne Jones, who talks openly about certain subjects that have been somewhat swept under the carpet.

Kenwyne discusses:

- His time at Sheffield Wednesday and Southampton
- Working with Roy Keane at Sunderland
- Having his dream move to Liverpool scuppered by Steve Bruce
- THAT incident at Stoke
- Playing for Tata Martino and Leo Beenhakker
- Coaching the T&T U17's

--------------------------------------------------------

Sponsors:

Supatips.info. The football tips and statistics site for all your betting needs. Visit www.supatips.info and follow them on Twitter @SupaTips_365

Name That Player app.

Download here
- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.julian.ntpnamethatplayer&hl=en_GB

- https://apps.apple.com/bt/app/name-that-player/id1422381109

Intro theme is Topps - Social
Download here

Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/gb/album/social-single/1427419114
Amazon Music - https://www.amazon.co.uk/Social-Topps/dp/B07GHXMSPH

Feb 12 2020

1hr 7mins

Play

Rank #2: Knight Vision with Leon Knight - April 2019

Podcast cover
Read more

Leon Knight smashes through listener questions and gives his opinions.

On the agenda

  • Keane's comments on Pogba
  • Lacazette's lack of Prem goals
  • Les Ferdinand's comments on racism
  • WWF memories
  • Favourite rappers 
  • Boxing's heavyweight division

All this and more!

Apr 26 2019

31mins

Play

Rank #3: The Late Fitness Test | Season 2019-2020 | Episode 24

Podcast cover
Read more
Ben Dinnery, Johnny Wilson and Stel return with a team by team injury update as we embark on a period of festive football where the games are coming thick and fast - one for all FPL fans!

---------------------------------------------------

Danny Fishwick, Mat Pearson and Phil Hayward are running 10k every day in December to raise money for Cure Leukaemia. Please feel free to donate here: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/10kdaydecember

---------------------------------------------------

Music: www.bensound.com" or "Royalty Free Music from Bensound"

Dec 20 2019

1hr 23mins

Play

Rank #4: The Late Fitness Test | Season 2019-2020 | Episode 33

Podcast cover
Read more
Stel, Ben Dinnery and Johnny Wilson return with a quick catchup and to discuss the Coronavirus.

Visit http://premierinjuries.com/betting-article.php?id=468 for Chapter 3 of So you think you've got a hernia?!

Apr 04 2020

42mins

Play

Rank #5: EPL & European roundup | Episode 24 | Season 18-19 | What does Fulham's Premier League campaign and Michael Jackson have in common?

Podcast cover
Read more

Stel, Yiannakis, Dubul Dee and Sagi Burton get together to review the weekend's Premier League results and some news from around Europe.

On the agenda:

  • Lucky Liverpool as Speroni is on the Peroni
  • Palace need a striker!
  • City breeze past Huddersfield
  • No goals. No manager. No Big Sam. No more Prem for Huddersfield
  • Spurs grind out a win at Fulham
  • £100m to go down
  • Utd win AGAIN
  • Emery outsmarts Sarri
  • Sarri is a fraud
  • Nuno's influence at Wolves
  • What do Leicester fans expect from Puel?

Jan 20 2019

1hr 16mins

Play

Rank #6: Poch And Spurs Part Ways, England's Best Generation? And Ding Dong Merrily On High

Podcast cover
Read more
Stel and Rhodri Giggs are joined by Roberto Rojas and Little Andy to discuss the latest news and results from the Euro 2020 qualifiers.

We begin with the news that broke earlier today that Mauricio Pochettino has been (supposedly) sacked as head coach of Spurs and Jose Mourinho is rumoured to be his successor.

The lads then discuss England's current crop of talent and whether or not it's the best in living memory.

Germany's threat to pull out of tournaments being held at nations whose human rights aren't up to scratch is a topic of discussion, along with the France-Benzema debacle.

All this plus Eurotrash in another action packed show!

--------------------------------------------------------

Show sponsored by the Name That Player app.
Download here
- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.julian.ntpnamethatplayer&hl=en_GB

- https://apps.apple.com/bt/app/name-that-player/id1422381109

Intro theme is Topps - Social
Download here

Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/gb/album/social-single/1427419114
Amazon Music - https://www.amazon.co.uk/Social-Topps/dp/B07GHXMSPH Update Description

Nov 20 2019

1hr 7mins

Play

Rank #7: The Late Fitness Test | Season 2019-2020 | Episode 25 | Special Guest Bryan Robertson

Podcast cover
Read more
Ben Dinnery, Johnny Wilson and Stel talk to Bryan Robertson, Managing Director of the Optimus Health Group in Melbourne.

We discuss ACL injuries, rehabilitation, knee ligament injuries to Wesley and Tom Heaton, and more

---------------------------------------------------

Music: www.bensound.com" or "Royalty Free Music from Bensound"

Jan 10 2020

1hr 17mins

Play

Rank #8: The Late Fitness Test | Season 2019-2020 | Episode 13 | Special Guest George Kakavas

Podcast cover
Read more
Stel, Ben Dinnery and Johnny Wilson return for a special Late Fitness Test as the lads are joined by Injury Prevention Expert George Kakavas.

On the first part of the show, we discuss the latest injury updates that'll affect many FPL addicts - especially those who've pinned their hopes on Manchester City players.

Part two is our interview with George, who tells us more about his methods and the importance of data analytics.

Music: www.bensound.com" or "Royalty Free Music from Bensound"

Oct 25 2019

1hr 16mins

Play

Rank #9: EPL & European roundup | Episode 26 | Season 18-19 | KDB back to his B-E-S-T, no Silva lining at Everton and Morata's last chance

Podcast cover
Read more

Stel, Rhodri Giggs, Yiannakis and Mark Briggs team up to review the latest Premier League results and news from around Europe.

On the agenda:

  • City beat Arsenal in 2nd gear
  • Emery's uphill task
  • Sarri won't last
  • Jury is out for Higuain
  • Utd grind out a victory at Leicester
  • Wolves continue to impress
  • Numerous issues at Everton
  • Batshuayi galvanises Palace
  • Serri isn't all that
  • Big point for Burnley
  • Lewandowski is a problem for Bayern
  • Piatek's impressive first impression
  • Last Chance Saloon for Morata

Feb 04 2019

1hr 7mins

Play

Rank #10: Knight Vision with Leon Knight - "What have Kick It Out done bar make a couple T-Shirts?"

Podcast cover
Read more

Leon Knight returns with another #KV to give his opinions on the following:

  • van Dijk/Rio comparisons
  • Should Arsenal sell Ozil
  • Favourite Zola moment
  • Anti racism campaigns
  • Punishments for racial abuse in the game
  • Nipsey Hussle
  • Social Media Influencers
  • Adam Johnson

Apr 13 2019

22mins

Play

Rank #11: Interview with Ramon Vega

Podcast cover
Read more
Former Swiss international defender Ramon Vega joins us to discuss his eyebrow raising career in the game.

Ramon's path to Spurs is an intriguing one, having won multiple domestic honours in Switzerland before moving to Serie A with Cagliari, playing against the likes of Roberto Baggio, Signori, Vialli and a couple of blokes called Batistuta and Ronaldo.

We talk about the potential takeover of Newcastle United and how regenerating the area can change the perception of the city and help attract bigger names.

Ramon shares his fondest memories of Euro 96 and playing alongside some fantastic players, such as Sforza and Chapuisat.

An absolutely superb guest and gentleman!

May 10 2020

46mins

Play

Rank #12: The Late Fitness Test | Season 2019-2020 | Episode 17 | Special Guest Dave McKay

Podcast cover
Read more
Ben Dinnery, Johnny Wilson and Stel are joined by former Orlando City Head of Fitness, Dave McKay.

Dave talks to us about player development in the USA,  RTP, training age and more!

We also talk FPL, followed by a fantastic injury analysis segment from Ben and Johnny answers listener questions.

Music: www.bensound.com" or "Royalty Free Music from Bensound"

Nov 21 2019

1hr 12mins

Play

Rank #13: It Could Have Been A Cricket Score At Anfield

Podcast cover
Read more
Stel, Rhodri Giggs and Mark Meredith are joined by former Liverpool striker Emile Heskey to review the weekend's Premier League results.

Our main focus is at Anfield where Liverpool's 2-0 win over Manchester United edges Jurgen Klopp's men closer to the title.

Man City's draw with Palace and Leicester's defeat at Burnley is next on the docket, followed by Watford's goal less draw against Spurs.

We talk Villa, Wolves, Newcastle, Haaland and, of course, EUROTRASH!

--------------------------------------------------------

Sponsors:

Supatips.info. The football tips and statistics site for all your betting needs. Visit www.supatips.info and follow them on Twitter @SupaTips_365

Name That Player app.

Download here
- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.julian.ntpnamethatplayer&hl=en_GB

- https://apps.apple.com/bt/app/name-that-player/id1422381109

Intro theme is Topps - Social
Download here

Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/gb/album/social-single/1427419114
Amazon Music - https://www.amazon.co.uk/Social-Topps/dp/B07GHXMSPH

Jan 21 2020

52mins

Play

Rank #14: The Late Fitness Test | Season 2019-2020 | Episode 28 | Special Guest Aidan Syers

Podcast cover
Read more
England and Team GB Sprinter Aidan Syers joins Stel, Ben Dinnery and Johnny Wilson as the lads discuss injuries to Sadio Mane, Andre Gomes and Marcus Rashford's Super Bowl trip!

---------------------------------------------------

Music: www.bensound.com" or "Royalty Free Music from Bensound"

Feb 01 2020

57mins

Play

Rank #15: My Top 5 Matches - Ian Burchnall

Podcast cover
Read more
Östersunds FK Head Coach Ian Burchnall joins Stel and Rhodri Giggs to discuss his top 5 matches!

--------------------------------------------------------

Sponsors:

Supatips.info. The football tips and statistics site for all your betting needs. Visit www.supatips.info and follow them on Twitter @SupaTips_365

Name That Player app.

Download here
- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.julian.ntpnamethatplayer&hl=en_GB

- https://apps.apple.com/bt/app/name-that-player/id1422381109

Intro theme is Topps - Social
Download here

Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/gb/album/social-single/1427419114
Amazon Music - https://www.amazon.co.uk/Social-Topps/dp/B07GHXMSPH

Apr 09 2020

48mins

Play

Rank #16: Interview with Danny Collins

Podcast cover
Read more
Danny Collins (Sunderland, Stoke City, Ipswich Town, West Ham, Nottingham Forest & Wales) joins us for a chat about his career in the game.

Danny takes us back to his transfer from Chester City to Sunderland, having snubbed Neil Warnock and playing under former Liverpool and Derby defender Mark Wright.

We hear about the two promotions and relegation with Sunderland, playing for Mick McCarthy and Roy Keane, dressing room spats between Anton Ferdinand and El Hadji Douf and Jordan Henderson’s meteoric rise from academy graduate to Champions League winning captain.

Danny talks about his time at Stoke City and the playing style implemented by Tony Pulis, followed by his FA Cup final memories.

Later, we discuss Danny's time at West Ham and Nottingham Forest, Ravel Morisson, Sam Allardyce, West Ham's owners and the managerial changes at Forest.

Danny also tells us his best XI of players he has played with and against.

--------------------------------------------------------

Sponsors:

Supatips.info. The football tips and statistics site for all your betting needs. Visit www.supatips.info and follow them on Twitter @SupaTips_365

Name That Player app.

Download here
- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.julian.ntpnamethatplayer&hl=en_GB

- https://apps.apple.com/bt/app/name-that-player/id1422381109

Intro theme is Topps - Social
Download here

Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/gb/album/social-single/1427419114
Amazon Music - https://www.amazon.co.uk/Social-Topps/dp/B07GHXMSPH Update Description

Feb 26 2020

48mins

Play

Rank #17: Knight Vision with Leon Knight - "Arsenal needs to get rid of 60% of the squad"

Podcast cover
Read more
Leon Knight returns with a long awaited #KV, talking about many football related topics, namely;

- Everton's precarious situation
- The "Black Friday" headline from Corriere Dello Sport
- Megan Rapinoe & women's football
- Ruiz vs AJ

and more!

Dec 06 2019

26mins

Play

Rank #18: Huff And Puff Wins For The Top Two, Paula Abdul United And MLS

Podcast cover
Read more
Stel and Rhodri Giggs are joined by Benton (BallChat Podcast) and Eric and Dave (Two Rash Challenges) to discuss the weekend's Premier League results, European football news and MLS.

--------------------------------------------------------

Show sponsored by the Name That Player app.
Download here
- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.julian.ntpnamethatplayer&hl=en_GB

- https://apps.apple.com/bt/app/name-that-player/id1422381109

Intro theme is Topps - Social
Download here

Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/gb/album/social-single/1427419114
Amazon Music - https://www.amazon.co.uk/Social-Topps/dp/B07GHXMSPH Update Description

Nov 05 2019

1hr 6mins

Play

Rank #19: The Late Fitness Test | Season 2019-2020 | Episode 4

Podcast cover
Read more
Episode 4 of The Late Fitness Test with Ben Dinnery, Johnny Wilson and Stel is here!

This week, the lads discuss Leroy Sane's controversial decision to undergo knee surgery in Austria, choosing Professor Fink, who has strong links to the German National Team and Bayern Munich.

Naby Keita's frustrating injury record is on the agenda, along with Eric Bailly's knee injury as Johnny reveals some concerning news about its severity.

There's also a chat about Danny Welbeck's treadmill endurance test at Watford, Gary Lewin's opinions on changes in sports science and the value of sandboxes to players coming back from injury

Music: www.bensound.com" or "Royalty Free Music from Bensound"

Aug 22 2019

1hr 5mins

Play

Rank #20: Interview with Mark Saunokonoko - Host of the Maddie podcast series

Podcast cover
Read more

The Madeleine McCann True Crime Podcast series has found more holes in a case that remains open 12 years on. 

Maddie's disappearance is one of the most talked about news stories so we invited Senior Journalist for 9News and host of the Maddie podcast Mark Saunokonoko on the show to discuss his research methods, how the pod is pieced together and some of Mark's findings.

Visit https://www.9news.com.au/maddie to listen to the podcast and find maps, e-fits and a timeline relating to the case.

iTunes download link: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/maddie/id1453778697?mt=2

Apr 19 2019

54mins

Play