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The Football Story

The Football Story. From Brazil to Barcelona. From Maradona to Mooy. Football is more than a game, it is life. Football brings us together and keeps us together for life. Joga Bonito. The Beautiful Game. The Football Story.Nick and Andrew are two diehard Australian football fans who love watching, talking and dissecting the game. From interviews with Socceroos, to discussing fan culture and the game today, each episode is a different insight into the game. Instagram: @_thefootballstoryTwitter: @TFSPodcast_

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Episode 42 - Euro 2020 Special

On this special edition of the podcast, Twig and Nick discuss all things Euro 2020 (2021). Who will top the Group of Death? Can Belgium finally break their drought and win an international trophy? We go through group by group and give our predictions, as well as our Golden Boot, Player of the Tournament and Young Player of the Tournament. Thanks for tuning in to The Football Story podcast!

53mins

7 Jun 2021

Rank #1

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Episode 41 - Super League Special

The Football Story comes out of hibernation for an emergency episode surrounding the developments and subsequent demise of the European Super League. Andrew is joined by previous guest Matt McCole, as well as first timer Oscar Samios, as they discuss the madness of the last few days.

50mins

21 Apr 2021

Rank #2

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Episode 40 - Interview: Rhys Williams

On this week's episode of The Football Story podcast, Twig interviews former Socceroo and Middlesbrough legend, Rhys Williams. Having played for our Melbourne Victory, Rhys now plays in Sauda Arabia and has been there for 3 years. Tune in to hear stories about the Socceroos, the Championship and some close moves to the Premier League. Thanks for listening to The Football Story podcast.

32mins

11 Mar 2021

Rank #3

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Episode 39 - Who is the GOAT?

On this week's episode, Twig and Nick discuss who they believe is the GOAT, plus give their Top 10 Footballers of all Time. Is it Messi? Is it Ronaldo? Or does someone like Pele take the cake? Tune in to The Football Story podcast to find out!

54mins

4 Mar 2021

Rank #4

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Episode 38 - European Leagues Update

On this week's episode, Nick and Twig discuss the Big 5 Leagues across the continent of Europe and the UK, and give their biggest takeaways and predictions for the remainder of the season. With the Serie A providing the best title race in recent memory, it is an exciting time for European football. Tune in to The Football Story podcast. 

33mins

25 Feb 2021

Rank #5

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Episode 37 - A-League Update

On this week's episode, the boys discuss all the big talking points in Australian football thus far. The surprise start by the Mariners, our Melbourne Victory being at the bottom of the table, and everything in between! Be sure to check out this week's episode of The Football Story podcast. 

32mins

18 Feb 2021

Rank #6

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Episode 36 - Interview: Ty Francois

We are back! On this week's episode, Andrew talks to Aussie youngster Ty Francois, who is currently on the brink of breaking the first team at Fulham. As always, we delve deep into his upbringing, his passion for the game and Ty's future aspirations for his career. We hope you enjoy this episode of The Football Story podcast.

24mins

11 Feb 2021

Rank #7

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Episode 35 - A-League Preview Special

Our last episode of 2020! It's been such a fun year for Andrew and Nick, and it culminates in ending the year with a preview of the upcoming A-League season. After a season interrupted by a global health pandemic, fans cannot wait to get back into the stadiums and get behind their teams once again. On this episode, we have 12 guests who each have their say on 1 team and preview the squad for the upcoming season. From fans of the podcast, to people who are in the know like Jason Pine from SkySportsNZ and Nick Stoll from SBS The World Game, this A-League Preview Special gives you everything you need to know for the upcoming season. Thanks for tuning in to The Football Story Podcast. 

1hr 16mins

17 Dec 2020

Rank #8

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Episode 34 - Under 21 World XI

On this week's episode of the podcast, Nick and Twig discuss a Starting 11 of the best player born in 2000 and after. With the likes of Mbappe, Felix and Alexander Arnold too old to feature in this team, players like Jason Sancho spearhead this team of young guns. Tune in to The Football Story Podcast.

45mins

10 Dec 2020

Rank #9

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Episode 33 - Interview: John Iredale

This week Andrew is joined by John Iredale, a future Australian football star. John talks all things Bundesliga, Tokyo Olympics and his future aspirations. We hope you enjoy this interview on The Football Story podcast

27mins

3 Dec 2020

Rank #10