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The Robins on the Wire podcast brings you the very latest news and discussions on Bristol City hosted by Michelle Owen and the Bristol Post’s City reporter Gregor MacGregor, who will be joined by special guests to get into the big (and not so big) talking points. Get involved and comment below the line. Be it transfer news, Lee Johnson, Steve Lansdown or Ashton Gate - this podcast touches anyone or anything that's as red as the Robins.

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The Robins on the Wire podcast brings you the very latest news and discussions on Bristol City hosted by Michelle Owen and the Bristol Post’s City reporter Gregor MacGregor, who will be joined by special guests to get into the big (and not so big) talking points. Get involved and comment below the line. Be it transfer news, Lee Johnson, Steve Lansdown or Ashton Gate - this podcast touches anyone or anything that's as red as the Robins.

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Great podcast

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I live in Miami and it’s great to have an update on the Robins. Makes me think of home. Thank you

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Great podcast

By Brit Bobby - Oct 10 2018
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I live in Miami and it’s great to have an update on the Robins. Makes me think of home. Thank you
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Robins on the Wire

Latest release on Apr 08, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Season preview, Leeds United and Webdini to go?

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Episode 85 of our Bristol City podcast Robins On The Wire sizes up the new Championship season. Recorded live at Ashton Gate this week, following the club's media day ahead of City welcoming Leeds United on Sunday, it's another packed pod.
Regular hosts Michelle Owen of Sky Sports and Bristol Live reporter Gregor MacGregor discuss the visit of Marcelo Bielsa's side at the weekend and the big news that Adam Webster could be leaving Ashton Gate this summer with Brighton ready to pounce with a big money move said to be above £20m bid.
All the latest transfer rumours are discussed with just a week to go in the market and City looking for several players, while we hear from Lee Johnson and several City players.
Finally, Michelle and Gregor also give their predictions for the year ahead. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jul 31 2019

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Rank #2: Charlton Athletic climax and weighing up Wigan

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We're up to Episode 97 of our Bristol City Robins On The Wire podcast - and a special edition this week and over the coming couple of months as Michelle Owen takes a sabbatical with a new member of the family to be celebrated! But the podcast rolls on: James Piercy - sports editor at BristolLive - steps into the breach as we round up what happened at Luton Town, Charlton Athletic's magnificent ending and looking ahead to Wigan.
That FA charge, the chanting at Kenilworth Road and much more - all covered in episode 97 of Robins On The Wire. Plus, we hear from the head coach and speak to Wales international Ashley Williams. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Oct 25 2019

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Rank #3: Hats off for Huddersfield win and friends reunited at Fulham

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Episode 102 of our Bristol City podcast Robins On The Wire is live and is another packed episode.
Host and Bristol Live reporter Gregor MacGregor is joined by former Bristol City announcer Tim Shires to discuss all things Robins.
Top of the agenda is the great win over Huddersfield Town at the weekend, while the pair also discuss the sad news regarding Benik Afobe and his daughter.
The duo also preview the upcoming game at craven Cottage and facing Joe Bryan and Bobby Reid, while there is also discussion over City's great record of late in West London.
We also hear from head coach Lee Johnson on the issues of the day while a large portion of the pod is dedicated to our exclusive interview - conducted by Bristol Live sports editor James Piercy - with Bristol City CEO Mark Ashton. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Dec 05 2019

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Rank #4: Bristol City January transfer special and Wigan away

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We're back with our first Bristol City podcast of the new year! Our Robins reporter Gregor details the story behind the stories, and he is joined by Bristol Live sports editor James Piercy with plenty to chew over.
We run through the Christmas fixtures in review, look ahead to Wigan away and examine where the club sit in their aim to finish in the top six this season.
But the main bulk is to discuss the transfer window, with the Robins looking to trim their squad and add some quality to their squad if they are able to.
Gregor runs through all the outs and ins that they know about and looks ahead to what might happen in the next weeks ahead.
It's all in episode 105 of Robins On The Wire! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jan 10 2020

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Rank #5: Rovers vanquished and exclusive Jon Lansdown chat

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Episode 84 of Robins On The Wire is here and we hear from Lee Johnson and City's man of pre-season Sammie Szmodics in the aftermath of a pulsating friendly game against Forest Green Rovers.
Regular hosts Michelle Owen of Sky Sports and Bristol Live reporter Gregor MacGregor are on hand to give the lowdown on the Robins and discuss all things City.
In particular, they discuss the latest transfer rumours and round up where City are regarding incomings and outgoings.
Finally, our cherry on the icing of the cake is an exclusive interview with Bristol City chairman Jon Lansdown on the future of the Robins, the benefits of the tour to theon his relationship with CEO Mark Ashton and head coach Lee Johnson. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jul 25 2019

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Rank #6: Robins rock the Rams and now look to tame the Tigers

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Episode 88 of Robins On the Wire is a joyous Bristol City podcast brought to you in the wake of the Robins' back-to-back wins in the Championship.
Regular hosts Michelle Owen and Gregor MacGregor discuss the first win at Pride Park since 2011 as well as the good home win over QPR last weekend.
The pair talk about how the new signings have done and we also hear from Lee Johnson after Tuesday night's win.
Meanwhile, new Robins striker Benik Afobe speaks on his start for the Robins, as our hosts turn their attentions to looking at how City may do in their next game: away at the KCOM facing Hull City.
*Apologies for some poor sound quality at times in this week's pod. Blame it on Gregor having a day off work and not being in Bristol* For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Aug 21 2019

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Rank #7: Super Scottie Murray special, Boro draw and internationals

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Episode 90 of Robins On The Wire is live as Michelle Owen of Sky Sports is joined by special guest Scott Murray.
The latest Bristol City happenings are covered as the draw against Boro and international week are talked through.
Plus, Scottie discusses the Florida pre-season trip, being scared and alone after sorting all the kit after the storm! Inside the camp information as he chats through how the new signings are settling in, plus 'poo club' discussed in detail...
But there's more including the story of how he sorted tickets for fans recently and dancing with Harry the Hornet, plus what Muzza thinks could happen this season. 
It's all in the latest episode of Robins On the Wire! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Sep 04 2019

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Rank #8: A merry Christmas with three points from Wednesday?

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Episode 104 of Robins On The Wire sees host and Bristol Live reporter Gregor MacGregor joined by special guest and long term Bristol football reporter Richard Latham, who discusses 40 years covering the Robins.
Richard shares some great stories of following Bristol City around the country, explains why the West Country men are on their way to the top flight and also how Bristol Rovers can spur them on to it!
Meanwhile, there is also discussion from the Blackburn Rovers defeat and we hear from inside the Robins camp as the club made their annual Christmas visit to the Children's Hospice South West and more. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Dec 19 2019

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Rank #9: Severnside Derby special recorded in enemy territory

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Episode 99 of Robins On The Wire is here and it's a special Severnside Derby edition. Bristol City reporter Gregor MacGregor is joined by The Exiled Robin and Welsh-based City fan Mike Jones as the three break down the draw at Barnsley, discuss Ashley Williams' extended contract and chew over what will happen this coming weekend.
We also hear from Dan Bentley and Lee Johnson, with the trio debating the best Robins line-up for Sunday.
How much impact might Aden Flint, Marlon Pack or Lee Tomlin have? For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Nov 06 2019

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Rank #10: Touchdown Tampa Bay, Wimble-done and Derby disclosure

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Episode 82 of our Robins On The Wire podcast sees regular hosts Michelle Owen of Sky Sports and Gregor MacGregor of Bristol Live reviewing all the latest Bristol City news.
The duo begin by reflecting on City's last two pre-season friendlies at Hallen and Wimbledon and several bright performances from young players at the club.
Thoughts also turn to the trip to Florida, and facing Derby County and Phillip Cocu next - and life in the US.
While the two also run through all the latest transfer news and gossip, as Gregor gives updates on City looking for a striker and keeping hold of Famara Diedhiou.
We hear from head coach Lee Johnson, striker Andi Weimann and attacking midfielder Sammie Szmodics, too, in a packed pre-season pod. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jul 11 2019

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Rank #11: Barnsley bash FA Cup debrief and transfers

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Episode 106 of our Bristol City podcast is here as host and Bristol Live reporter Gregor MacGregor speaks to the Exiled Robin on all things City.
Plus we hear from Lee Johnson and Adam Nagy as the upcoming game against Barnsley is previewed.
Finally there's plenty of transfer talk over City's latest market moves. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jan 17 2020

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Rank #12: Bristol City signings explosion, Kalas captured and what's next?

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Episode 81 of our Robins On The Wire Bristol City podcast sees regular hosts Michelle Owen of Sky Sports and Gregor MacGregor of Bristol Live tackle a momentous last week for Robins supporters.
Some six signings for City are all discussed: the background to the deals, how the players will fit in and what will happen next.
There is transfer news regarding loans and more, including the latest as City look for a quality forward addition.
Finally, the guys also talk about pre-season and the upcoming Bristol City community trust game, including speaking to opposition Hallen AFC's chairman with the build-up to the new season about to begin. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jul 03 2019

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Rank #13: Real Rovers test, and Millwall misery after that fab Fulham win

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Episode 103 of our Bristol City podcast Robins On The Wire is here. This week we focus on a fabulous win at Fulham, the dreadful performance against Millwall (where did that come from?) plus we look ahead to the visit of Blackburn Rovers on Saturday.
We'll hear from head coach Lee Johnson and key centre-back Ashley Williams at length, while regular host Gregor MacGregor is joined by Bristol City fan and budding sports journalist George Allen to discuss the last two matches too. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Dec 12 2019

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Rank #14: Putting away Preston, Swans stalemate and Afobe woe

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Episode 93 of our Bristol City podcast Robins On The Wire sees regular hosts Michelle Owen and Gregor MacGregor discussing Saturday's 0-0 draw against Swansea City and the awful news regarding Benik Afobe.
The pair also turn their attention towards two tough games on the road: bogey team Preston North End, followed quickly by a last trip to Griffin Park to face Brentford before the Bees move stadium at the end of this campaign.
There is also discussion of City's strikers and whether the free transfer market should be looked at, while we hear from Lee Johnson on all the above. Meanwhile there are plenty more tales regarding the Robins and their fortunes. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Sep 24 2019

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Rank #15: Points on the road and how to rock the Royals

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Episode 94 of our Bristol City podcast Robins On the Wire is available now and covers both of City's last two matches away from home.
Regular hosts Michelle Owen - of Sky Sports - and Gregor MacGregor - of Bristol Live - talk through two good points taken from Deepdale and Griffin Park.
They also look ahead to the visit of Reading and the big stories across the Championship.
Meanwhile, we also hear from head coach Lee Johnson too. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Oct 03 2019

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Rank #16: Can City do it on a hot post-summer afternoon in Stoke?

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Episode 91 of our Robins On The Wire Bristol City podcast sees host duo Michelle Owen of Sky Sports and Bristol Live reporter Gregor MacGregor joined by The Guardian football writer Ben Fisher.
The three round up the international break - including Joe Morrell's first cap with Wales, Callum O'Dowda away with Ireland, Adam Nagy's 64 minutes with Hungary and Han-Noah Massengo's France U19 experiences - and the Robins returning to action.
Who might play instead of Benik Afobe and whether Ashley Williams will be involved as he returns to the Bet 365 Stadium are big topics of conversation.
While the Championship is assessed as a whole and the plight of Nathan Jones assessed.
And there's more, in our latest Robins podcast. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Sep 12 2019

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Rank #17: Rodri rocks up at the Robins ahead of Hatters exam

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Episode 96 of Robins On The Wire has host duo Michelle Owen and Gregor MacGregor discussing new Spanish signing Rodri who joins the club this week. The pair look at what the new recruit will bring to BS3 and chat over his background and what it means for the January transfer window.
The pair also look at the resumption of league football and the upcoming trip to Luton Town, as well as cast their eyes over the visit of Charlton Athletic next weekend, with a special look at the numbers behind City's season.
Finally the international break is looked over and everything else Bristol City considered. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Oct 16 2019

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Rank #18: Terrible Terriers display, City look to raid the Den

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Episode 111 of our Bristol City podcast sees Sky Sports reporter Michelle Owen and Bristol Live reporter Gregor MacGregor discussing the defeats to West Brom and Huddersfield Town, before turning attentions to the forthcoming visit to Millwall.
We hear from both head coach Lee Johnson and assistant head coach Dean Holden as City's top two discuss the woeful displays at Ashton Gate and on the road, while Gregor explains how Johnson and Steve Lansdown met to discuss City's fortunes the next day.
The host pair also talk over Benik Afobe's return to BS3 and a whole lot more. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Feb 27 2020

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Rank #19: Transfer window wrap, QPR win and Blues come to City

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Episode 108 of Robins On The Wire sees the dream team reunited: as Sky Sports' Michelle Owen returns to the podcast, joining fellow host and Bristol City reporter Gregor MacGregor.
This week the duo review the good wins over Reading and QPR and chew over the transfer window, asking if the Robins are stronger now than they were a week ago.
Finally, the pair also look at the Championship as a whole, preview Birmingham visiting and discuss where Lee Johnson's team may finish this season. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Feb 04 2020

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Rank #20: Good luck Lloyd, transfers round-up and Bold Lee going forward

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Episode 78 of our Bristol City podcast Robins On The Wire is the first of a two part special on City transfers as we round-off the 18/19 season.
Host duo Michelle Owen of Sky Sports and local reporter Gregor MacGregor discuss Lloyd Kelly's move to AFC Bournemouth at the weekend, that came around quickly.
Meanwhile our special guest this week gives us some great insight on Bristol City's first confirmed signing of the summer - Robbie Cundy - and Michelle and Gregor talk through who could be next to arrive.
In particular there is discussion of Sammie Szmodics, Kieffer Moore and Championship strikers.
The pair also reveal their highlights from the season just past. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

May 22 2019

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