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It's Time For A Beer

Xavier Ellis sits down and has a beer or two with some far more interesting mates.

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Xavier Ellis sits down and has a beer or two with some far more interesting mates.

Episode 25 - David Hale

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Nice guy of the league, big man with brains - The Hale Storm. 

From North to Hawthorn to Fremantle, David Hale has won 3 flags, kicked 8 down at the Cattery on the GOAT and wore a wig. 

Great man big Pencil. 

Apr 08 2021

44mins

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Episode 24 - Will Schofield

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Just about everything possible.

Covid, concussion, footy trips, Jetta, GF, retirement. The LOT!

Mar 23 2021

1hr 2mins

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Episode 23 - Mark LeCras

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LET ME SET THE SCENE.... 

Mar 17 2021

52mins

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Episode 22 - Stuart Dew

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Fan favourite, dual premiership player and current Suns coach jumps on to get the year off to a good start. I still can't believe those 5 minutes actually happened. 

"2hrs to make up for 10 years of unfulfilled business" - Dew on his GF heroics.  

Jan 18 2021

48mins

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Episode 21 - Jaeger O'Meara

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Never has two sexier men ever recorded a podcast. What an opportunity to be apart of it. In all seriousness, what a treat, Hawthorn star O'Meara talks about his troubles re-entering the state, Gold Coast, contracts, injuries, Hawthorn, sexiest players in the league and much more. 

Dec 10 2020

50mins

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Episode 20 - Angus Brayshaw

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Take 2 (edit). 

Melbourne young gun pops on for a chat about absolutely everything. Such a well rounded lad, clever, handsome, athletic and engaging. 

As per usual we cover from a young boy, family to the current times. 

Dec 07 2020

55mins

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Episode 19 - Tom Morris (TRADE/FREE AGENT)

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Fox Footy lead journalist Tom Morris touches on all 18 clubs with an early feel around this busy period. Everyone loves the trades, the money and the picks. Lets have an early look.

Oct 30 2020

1hr 5mins

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Episode 18 - Sam Freedman

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Racing royalty, young gun trainer, Sam Freedman jumps on the podcast prior to saddling up TWO Melbourne Cup chances. All the ins and outs of the racing life, teaming up with his father Anthony, favourite jockey's, punishment for a poor ride. Great guy destined for more big wins. 

Oct 29 2020

46mins

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Episode 17 - Luke Shuey GF chat

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Short and sharp chat with the Norm about tomorrows game. Cant wait for the game just some insights from the West Coast captain. 

Oct 23 2020

20mins

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Episode 16 - Beau Waters

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As tough as they come, amazing person and career. So tough and loved by so many. Beau was the youngest player in 2006 premiership, an All-Australian, Vice Captain and took no shit!!! 

Oct 19 2020

1hr 3mins

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Episode 15 - Grantley Birchall

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What an absolute champion! 4 x Premiership player, All Australian, Tasmanian Hall of Famer and a shit load more. Works hard and plays hard on and off the field. The perfect combination. 

Sep 28 2020

52mins

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Episode 14 - Matt Spangher

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From West Coast, to Sydney, to Hawthorn, Jesus has done and seen plenty. A close mate and a joy to chat with whilst stuck in lockdown, hence the extended length. I can't describe the 'cult' status Spang had at the Hawks, and I was a happy sucker fish on the journey. 

Sep 22 2020

1hr 40mins

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Episode 13 - Shaun Grigg

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Richmond cult hero jumps on to talk about the lot - Country life, potatoes, footy trips, Dusty, bed time stories, common sense, sprays and much more. 

Sep 10 2020

57mins

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Episode 12 - Dyl Buckley

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Bloody cracking lad Dyl.

Discussing the worlds greatest issues, kissing your dad, GF day, burnt faces, Shuey's career, the cork and of course his life now. 

I love how Dyl is breaking the stereotypical ex player in the media and having a shit load of fun on the way. 

Aug 27 2020

1hr 27mins

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Episode 11 - Josh P. Kennedy

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The Sydney Swans captain jumps on Zoom whilst in lockdown. What an unbelievable career so far by Joey, premiership, B&F's, All Australian's, skipper. The most consistent player over the past decade, bar none in the AFL. 

Great to hear from the Swan champion. 

Aug 18 2020

51mins

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Episode 10 - Jarryd Roughead

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With the release of his new book - 'Roughy', the big boy jumps on zoom to chew the fat. Talking basketball, training preparation, GFs, nights out, Saints and his cancer battle. 

Bloody good fella. 

Aug 06 2020

1hr 17mins

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Episode 9 - Damian Martin

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No better leader in Australian Sport!! 

- Rings 

- Relationships 

- Relishing moments 

Incredible person and career. 

Jul 23 2020

1hr 1min

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Episode 8 - Luke Hodge

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This week AFL champion Luke Hodge joins me for a chat. Not sure where to start, lets just say there aren't many better.

The lad chats about his love for the country and his mates, early days, Holden Monaro, flags, Brisbane and my Norm Smith. 

Jul 15 2020

52mins

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Episode 7 - Joel Selwood

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Geelong champion fresh off 300 games pops in for a beer before tomorrow nights game. Chatting from U/13s, wiping ringworm on each other and basically just being a champion. 

Jul 08 2020

46mins

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Episode 6 - Campbell Brown

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Colourful and entertaining as always, Campbell Brown, jumps on Zoom for a Corona of all things. Chatting about his Kabaddi trip to India, ingrown hairs, flags, horses, the Suns, English Channel and of course Mal. 

Jul 02 2020

1hr 29mins

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