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Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 338
  Feb 05, 2023   01:03:13

FP This Just In! Harry Kane Record Breaking, Sean Dyche Winning and rem is in the house, oh and Cyle Larin Producing,

James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong break down the Premier Leagues amazing weekend with upsets galore.  Everton and Dyche slide past the Gunners, Tottenham and Harry Kane upset City and Canadian Men’s National Team fave Cyle Larin is making a splash in Spain. Presenters: James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest and Dan Wong Puffin...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 336
  Feb 01, 2023   46:48

Oh Canada, Oh Herdman!

After much speculation and multiple offers, our man, the Gaffer, Captain Canada Johnny Herdman is doubling down on the True North Strong! We dive deep into Wongers Male Sack, Craig plots a cat murder and the boys move into a dorm in Australia. Plus, a suprise mid-show opening!   Presenters: James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan, Craig...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 335
  Jan 29, 2023   41:39

This Just In! Wrexham and Brighton shine this FA Cup weekend!

Moises Caicedo wants out of Brighton. Speaking of Brighton, James is emotionally and financially injured after Liverpool is defeated in FA Cup action. Speaking of pools, it’s Bath time with the boys! Speaking of Baths, where would you like to own a football club?  The Premier League has a new home in Canada this season:...

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Episode: 334
  Jan 27, 2023   56:42

FP News & Such: Special Guest Amy Walsh – TFC & Keepers, Personal Weaknesses, Veganism, Dyche at Everton & accomplishments at 20 yo

James Sharman hosts Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan, JC & Dan Wong who welcome former-CANWNT playerr & Canadian Soccer HOF’er Amy Walsh.  Lots on the menu including what was your biggest weakness as an athlete, cross-training through different sports, Sean Dyche going to Everton, Veganism, what you were you proud of at 20 and of course, some...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 332
  Jan 24, 2023   45:25

The Pitch, The Links, The Club, The Airplane Toilet.

Bale has confirmed he’ll be participating in an upcoming PGA pro-am in a few weeks. Will Frank Lampard may be joining him after he gets the sack? We look back at the naked truth of Jimmy’s career, and Wonger’s Mail Sack brings some in flight entertainment. The Premier League has a new home in Canada...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 332
  Jan 22, 2023   24:31

This Just In! – Best of Footy Prime Stories – Jimmy’s Debut

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan & Dan Wong, intro’d by our man Jeff Cole, deliver a timeless, evergreen Footy Prime episode.  Delivering stories from prison near Bristol, boot camp exhibitions and the LAX adult toy story.  Something to smile about. The Premier League has a new home in Canada this season: FuboTV. Don’t miss...

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Episode: 331
  Jan 19, 2023   42:43

FP Foundation show & News & Such mash up: Famous celebrities, Agents, Big Prem Weekend, Footy Picks & Wonger’s Mail Sack

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong, joined by VO/Producer Jeff Cole, coalesce around their virtual studio computers to deliver a fun-filled original Wednesday episode & News and Such mash up.  Jimmy and Craig share some of their celebrity sightings and drinkings, agent stories in England and MLS, Oso interview was sublime comments,...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 329
  Jan 15, 2023   52:28

This Just In: Sunday Funday in the Prem!

The Masters have been decided! Judd Trump has shocked the world of stick ball with a huge victory over a stunned and saddened Mark Williamson to take the Title at the hallowed Alexandra Palace! Also, Soccer.   The Premier League has a new home in Canada this season: FuboTV. Don’t miss a second of the...

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Episode: 328
  Jan 13, 2023   01:01:19

News And Such: Back by popular demand, Amy Walsh!!

Primers asked for her, and they shall recieve! Amy Walsh joins the gang and helps the men see what syncing up as a team all about, while Craig shows he’s a fun guy as he recaps a trip to shroomsville. Dan Brings his A-game after a night out with the Brennan Boys and James picks...

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Episode: 323
  Dec 22, 2022   01:03:36

XMAS, Quiz-ish, World Cup questions, Bad Jokes and B’s exit

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan & JC and Dan Wong put on their yearly ridiculousness of Guinness, Scotch and Wine to deliver a wonderful hour of fun.  Merry Xmas, Happy Hanukkah and thanks for all of the support. The Premier League has a new home in Canada this season: FuboTV. Don’t miss a second...

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Episode: 419
  Dec 12, 2022   25:35

FIFA World Cup Match Day Semi-Final Preview – Argentina v Croatia, Ronald

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong discuss the semi-finals with Argentina and Lionel Messi taking on the talented and resilient Croatia-side.  The crew share their insights and picks, talk Ronaldo, Messi GOAT debate, and Jimmy’s parents return home from Turks and Caicos. well because. Presenters: James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop...

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Episode: 318
  Dec 10, 2022   26:31

FIFA WORLD CUP 2022, Day 18 & 19: France foils England, Morocco rocks Portugal, Argentina dust Dutch, Croatia boots Brazil and Grant Wahl remembered

James Sharman is barely able to speak but holds himself together while hosting with Craig Forrest and Dan Wong.  The Crew dig in to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Quarter Finals.  Weddings, Children and sundry obligations keep the others at bay.  Did the referee ruin the France v England match or Harry Kane’s mojo? ...

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Episode: 317
  Dec 08, 2022   47:49

Diana Matheson & Canada’s Women’s League & FIFA World Cup Q-Finals

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong welcome Canadian Women’s National Team Legend Diana Matheson, who along with her Project 8 partners are bringing the first domestic women’s soccer league to Canada.  Development, Strategy and Diana’s journey are all on the table.  A not-to-be missed insight into the mind of a sports entrepreneur. ...

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Episode: 315
  Dec 05, 2022   19:56

FIFA WORLD CUP 2022, Day 16: Brazil vs. South Korea and Croatia vs. Japan

Another day, another dance party! Brazil lambada their way into the quarters, while Croatia prevail in the snooze fest that was Japan’s final match in Qatar. The Premier League has a new home in Canada this season: FuboTV. Don’t miss a second of the action! Subscribe at: fubotv.com/footyprime Presenters: James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest,...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 314
  Dec 04, 2022   24:51

FIFA WORLD CUP 2022, Day 15: ENGLAND, England and France

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong take to the microphones for the second day of knockout footyball. England played up to their potential vs Senegal and the French dominated Poland.  Both sides looked dangerous, disciplined and will face off in the next round.  CONCACAF and African teams so far are underperforming and confessions...

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Episode: 313
  Dec 03, 2022   23:48

FIFA WORLD CUP 2022, Day 13 & 14: Messi, Argentina through over Aussies, Dutch Concacaf USMNT and B is back

James Sharman, Craig Forrest and Dan Wong welcome back prodigal son Brendan Dunlop to the pod as they marvel at Messi and the Netherlands, both teams winning their knockout matches.  United States Men’s Team is underwhelming in play against the Dutch seemingly energy-less compared to their Q round matches.  B describes the cost of beers...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 311
  Nov 30, 2022   24:54

FIFA WORLD CUP 2022, Day 11: France vs. Tunisia, Denmark vs. Australia, Saudi Arabia vs. Mexico, Poland vs. Argentina and John Herdman, Alphonso Davies and the whole CanMNT get ready for Morocco

A wild day 11 at the FIFA Worls Cup 2022; France fall, Mexico prevail, Argentina don’t disappoint and AUSSiE AUSSE AUSSIE, OI OI OI!!! Tomorrow, we get set for a possible symbolic 3 points for Canada as they face Morocco.  The Premier League has a new home in Canada this season: FuboTV. Don’t miss a...

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Episode: 310
  Nov 29, 2022   31:40

FIFA World Cup 2022, Match Day 10: England vs. Wales, Iran vs. USA, Senegal vs. Equator, Netherlands vs. Qatar, CanMNT and Alphonso Davies vs. The Press

The round of 16 is taking shape; England, USA, Netherlands and current Africa Cup of Nations champions, Senegal all advance out of the group stage. Balls; The boys go ball in on…the Boys. Canada’s Men’s National team prepare for their final game of the tournament by defending against the Canadian press. And, what’s for dinner?!...

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Episode: 309
  Nov 28, 2022   27:24

FIFA World Cup 2022, Match Day 9: Cameroon vs. Serbia, Brazil vs. Switzerland, Portugal vs. Uruguay and Ghana vs. South Korea

Cobra Feet, Jimmy 5 bellies and a missing laptop charger… Anything and everything can happen in the World Cup!  The Premier League has a new home in Canada this season: FuboTV. Don’t miss a second of the action! Subscribe at: fubotv.com/footyprime Presenters: James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop and Dan Wong Voice Over Talent:...

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Episode: 306
  Nov 26, 2022   25:42

FIFA World Cup 2022, Match Day 7: Messi is Wonderful, Canada and Herdman take Centre Stage vs Croatia

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan, and Dan Wong talk Lionel Messi and his sublime goal vs Mexico and then give kudos to the Gaffer, John Herdman, who handled his self-made chaos with humour and style.  Who’s starting?…Amy Walsh gets name dropped and the fellas take their turns playing Kreskin with the lineup. LET’S GO CANADA!  ...

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Episode: 306
  Nov 25, 2022   20:15

FIFA World Cup 2022, Match Day 6: England, USA renew rivalry & Coach John Herdman is naked in Croatia

James Sharman, Craig Forrest and Dan Wong discuss the Croatia/Canada match fueled by some words and a hilarious Croatian take on Coach John Herdman’s lunch pail.   And the England/USA match is surprising in many ways with a stellar perfomance by the Americans and a very defensive Southgate side.  Plenty of excitement as the Qualifying rounds...

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Episode: 304
  Nov 22, 2022   23:10

FIFA World Cup 2022, Match Day 3: Saudi Arabia Shocks Argentina, Draws & a Muscular France, Plus Canada Men’s Team

Sharman, Forrest, Brennan, JC and Wong produce a tight, information-driven pod that is perfect for an audio snack.  Jimmy waxes complimentary about the Saudis, the middle games deliver an average response, and France pours it on after an early Australia goal.  Plus the time has come, finally, for Canada’s Men’s Team to take the pitch against...

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Episode: 302
  Nov 20, 2022   40:26

FIFA WORLD CUP 2022, Day 1: Qatar Vs. Ecuador

FIFA World Cup 2022 is finally here, and it started out bith a cracker! A Salteen to be exact… Hosts Qatar conceded 2-0 to Ecuador in the inaugural match. The boys discuss some moral quandries surrounding the tournament. We look ahead to the 48 team, 2026 World Cup and ponder the calibur of play. Craig...

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Episode: 300
  Nov 15, 2022   55:28

FIFA 2022 World Cup Preview

Opinions are like Footy Prime.  Everyone has one.  Does that make sense?  James Sharman, Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong try to make sense of it all – from Canada to Qatar, from London to Doha, the 2022 World Cup is less than a week away and we think we  have all...

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Episode: 297
  Nov 11, 2022   59:27

News & Such: Canada’s Men’s Team v Bahrain – What’s it all mean?, England’s Squad, Footy Picks and More

James Sharman helms News & Such as the crew breakdown CANMNT friendly versus Bahrain.  Joined by Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan, Brendan Dunlop and Dan Wong the fellas tackle Canada’s World Cup lineup including its midfield and backline.  FIFA WC Quality is compared to Champions League, England’s WC team is analysed, Tier 1 players per WC...

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Episode: 295
  Nov 08, 2022   47:27

INTVU: Neil “Razor” Ruddock

Ladies and gentlemen, what can we say, this is Razor Ruddock. The Premier League has a new home in Canada this season: FuboTV. Don’t miss a second of the action! Subscribe at: fubotv.com/footyprime Presenters: James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop and Dan Wong Voice Over Talent: Jeff Cole *This podcast has content that may use words and...

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Episode: 293
  Nov 02, 2022   01:08:16

An All Jimmy Open, Full Crew Chat, MLS Going Global and Mean Craig

Wednesday’s episodes can sometimes go sideways but it’s a happy, need to listen, laugh a second sideways.  James Sharman is joined by Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong, with an epic opening from our boy JC.  The fellas go down their list of most inspiring athletes, how the MLS Apple deal may...

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Episode: 292
  Nov 01, 2022   38:25

INTVU: Roger Bennett, Men In Blazers

Men In Blazers comes north as Roger Bennett joins Dunny, Craig & Jimmy to talk about The Beautiful Game and his brand new book Gods Of Soccer: The Pantheon of the 100 Greatest Soccer Players (according to us). A couple of iconic Canadians cracked the list! Rog talks about the selection process, what it was like growing...

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Episode: 290
  Oct 28, 2022   47:53

News and Such: Blood, Sack and Picks

On News and Such, Craig, Jimmy, JC and James breakdown exactly how “showboating” is ruining the world we live in… or is it? Surely Antony has a right to show off?  Or does he?  Which of our panel would have gone right through him as pay back?  Data and stats are soon to emblazon our match...

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Episode: 289
  Oct 26, 2022   58:36

Champions League drama & Unai has entered the Villa!

Canadians going up against each other in the Champions League. Powerhouse clubs failing to score at the death. UCL Matchday 5 really had it all! Sharms, Craig & Dunny do something we so rarely do when it’s a full squad and actually talk about the matches – from Stephen Eustáquio’s goal, to Atleti’s bad luck, to...

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Episode: 288
  Oct 25, 2022   33:30

INTVU: It’s a Coach-Off!

It’s a CanCon heavy pod today, as we get you set for Sunday’s Canadian Premier League Final between Atletico Ottawa and Hamilton Forge.  Head coaches Carlos Gonzalez and Bobby Smyrniotis join Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest and James Sharman.  Ottawa incredible bounce back season is discussed, as well as which of their players should win the...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 286
  Oct 21, 2022   59:25

News & Such: Ronaldo’s Last Stand? Villa’s Shopping, Canada’s Men’s Team Friendly for World Cup & Footy Picks

Brendan Dunlop gets his way as the FP Crew chat Ronaldo for 20-some minutes and then Villa…Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan suprisingly line up against James Sharman and Dan Wong on the debate panel.  Aston Villa is gaffer-less as the search begins.  The fellas talk British TV Shows, 80’s military encroachments and Wrexham documentary.  Canada’s...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 285
  Oct 19, 2022   01:00:39

Mid-Week EPL Style and Prep, Ronaldo takes a walk, World Cup Stars, Panenkas and Nutmegs, MLS Salaries and more

James Sharman holds down the fort with a full squad including Brendan Dunlop, Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest and Dan Wong.  JC delivers an under-the-weather, self-pitying opening while the crew analyse this week’s EPL mid-week clashes.  Ronaldo, a pre-madonna or just madonna?  What not to do when practicing PKs and nutmegging consequences.  Super Duper Computer and...

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Episode: 281
  Oct 14, 2022   34:40

News & Such: Adam Jenkins on CPL and Drake on Barca

While en route to get his ears lowered, Jimmy’s booth mate Adam Jenkins joins the show to talk CPL playoffs and Ottawa’s Miraculous season. Barca has a new team member, Octobers Very Own, Drake. With Injuries and limited playing time leading up to World Cup Qatar 2022, how will CANMnt prepare? The Boys break down...

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Episode: 280
  Oct 11, 2022   45:35

INTVU – Kaylyn Kyle, Host/Reporter, ex-Canada National Team player, and now, Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Famer

Kaylyn Kyle joins Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan for Footy Prime INTVU and shares prescient commentary about the NWSL and Portland franchise.  Kaylyn details her transition from player to on-camera host and reporter, her time in Miami, what she calls David Beckham, John Herdman’s influenc, some advice on feet and her plans for...

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Episode: 279
  Oct 10, 2022   01:05:49

This Just In! Arsenal look like title contenders, Ronaldo’s 700th goal & be thankful CF Montreal made MLS Playoffs

Erling Haaland scored again, Cristiano Ronaldo bagged his 700th club goal, and Arsenal dismantled pre-season title challengers Liverpool, leaving Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan, James Sharman and Dan Wong with a lot to chew on, on Thanksgiving Monday. They discuss stand out sporting names, and with CF Montreal flying the flag for Canada, react...

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Episode: 278
  Oct 07, 2022   56:21

News & Such: No question, Cooper is a Keeper at Forest, and we question our Keeper, Forrest while we Countdown to FIFA 2022

There’s some loyalty left in the game; Going against the current trends in the Prem, Nottingham Forest have doubled down on Steve Cooper. Our own Ex-Footballers, Craiger and Jimmy, take the Ex-Footballer survey: From Doping to Injuring to Ronaldo vs. Messi. And James Sharman takes James Maddison for the assist at +400 on footy picks....

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Episode: 276
  Oct 04, 2022   01:01:35

INTVU – Amy Walsh, Ex-Canadian Women’s Team player, Canadian Soccer Hall of Famer, CF Montreal Consultant & Banter Champ

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong welcome one of Footy Prime’s favourite guests, self/team proclaimed Funniest Player on Canada’s Women’s Soccer team, Canadian Hall of Fame career player and now, a CF Montreal collaborator in the development of women’s soccer, Amy Walsh.   The Crew and Amy breakdown her career...

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Episode: 274
  Sep 30, 2022   58:59

News & Such: Premier League is back & author Josh Kloke’s new CanMNT book

The international break is over for Canada‘s men’s national team, but the CanMNT talk doesn’t stop! We chat with writer Josh Kloke of The Athletic about his new book The Voyageurs: The Canadian Men’s Team’s Soccer Team’s Quest to Reach The World Cup. From Josh’s journey in writing the book across Canada’s CONCACAF Octagon topping World Cup...

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Episode: 273
  Sep 28, 2022   01:05:59

52 days and counting, 5’2” and pouting

It’s another all action pod after Canada held their own against Uruguay in Bratislava in Tuesday’s friendly, the boys channel Bob Ross to paint a rosy picture for CanMNT ahead of Qatar 2022. Questions fly around who will complete a Canadian midfield that is certain to include Stephen Eustáquio, but will Atiba Hutchinson, Jonathan Osorio, Samuel Piette...

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Episode: 271
  Sep 25, 2022   01:06:15

This Just In! UEFA Nations League surprises, Croatia isn’t old & Uruguay awaits for Canada

A weekend without club football left Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and James Sharman with no shortage of talking points as they recklessly speculate which of Canada’s upcoming opposition will give CanMNT the most trouble, and how Russia have set up fixtures against internal states. The sudden geopolitical shift in topics led to discussion of the Czech Republic’s official...

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Episode: 267
  Sep 18, 2022   01:04:25

This Just In: Canada’s Men’s Team announced, The Prem Review featuring Sonny, Jimmy and Craig conjoined and Kadeisha Buchanan debuts

James Sharman, Craig Forrest and  Dan Wong bring you all the hits.  Injuries are the standout issue for Canada’s Men’s Team as they head into their World Cup friendlies.  The Prem gives us five matches and a monkey off Spurs Son’s back and some big name clubs at the bottom of the table.  CF Montreal...

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Episode: 266
  Sep 16, 2022   49:02

It’s Getting Real! Canada’s Men’s Team named for WC friendly, Roger Federer retires & Footy Picks

The crew get to the business of Canada’s Men’s team with stories of of their experiences representing their country.  Jimmy Brennan &  Craig Forrest talk about their absence from Copa America and some disappointments.  James Sharman states that John Herdman’s side will not be under-prepared!  Roger Federer, the most graceful athlete? And how does a...

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Episode: 264
  Sep 13, 2022   49:24

INTVU: Greg Sutton, ex-TFC, Montreal Impact & CanMNT goalkeeper

This week’s interview series episode was a reunion for Jimmy Brennan and Craig Forrest, as former Toronto FC goalkeeper Greg Sutton joined his old CanMNT teammates, James Sharman and Brendan Dunlop. They laughed about some of the early days at TFC, described what it was like to play for Mo Johnston, and just how bad...

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Episode: 259
  Sep 02, 2022   38:56

News & Such: Premier League clubs spend billions as transfer window closes & Ronaldo stays at Man United

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop react to Thursday’s Transfer Deadline Day deals, and the incredible amounts of money spent by Premier League clubs in this summer transfer window. More than £2 billion ($3.03 million CAD) changed hands, seeing players like Antony join Manchester United and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang return to London to join...

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Episode: 258
  Sep 01, 2022   01:09:38

The Deadline Day Show… before the transfer window closes

Transfer Deadline Day is one of the most exciting days for any soccer fan. It also means when it passes, we can actually have a clear picture of what level teams should be at, and most importantly, the countless transfer rumours and click bait stories stop. Temporarily. James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan...

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Episode: 257
  Aug 30, 2022   40:40

INTVU: Mark Noonan, new CPL commissioner & CSB CEO

Brand new Canadian Premier League commissioner and CEO of Canada Soccer Business, Mark Noonan, chats with James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop on this week’s interview series episode. The veteran sports executive speaks about his impressions of the CPL, his excitement for the new role, and the potential he sees in a...

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Episode: 257
  Aug 29, 2022   40:40

INTVU: Mark Noonan, new CPL commissioner & CSB CEO

Brand new Canadian Premier League commissioner and CEO of Canada Soccer Business, Mark Noonan, chats with James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop on this week’s interview series episode. The veteran sports executive speaks about his impressions of the CPL, his excitement for the new role, and the potential he sees in a...

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Episode: 254
  Aug 24, 2022   01:02:57

Firings, feelings, mascots & Man Utd stun Liverpool

There’s really nothing off limits for our crew, and just like you, we never know where the show is going to take us. James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop, Jimmy Brennan and producer Dan Wong start by reacting to Manchester United’s shocking win over Liverpool Monday at Old Trafford. No one actually thinks Jürgen Klopp will...

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Episode: 253
  Aug 23, 2022   52:40

INTVU: Frank Yallop, ex-CanMNT & 2-time MLS Cup winning head coach

On this week’s interview series episode, James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan, Brendan Dunlop and Craig Forrest catch up with Craig’s old Ipswich Town and Canadian men’s national team teammate Frank Yallop. They laugh about the good old days and what it would take for Ipswich to make it back to the Premier League, their experiences with Sir Bobby...

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Episode: 252
  Aug 21, 2022   01:08:55

This Just In! Chelsea fall, Newcastle stand tall v Man City & TFC melt in Miami

Three weeks in to the Premier League season, and it’s quickly shaping up to be one of the most entertaining and unpredictable seasons in recent memory. Brendan Dunlop, James Sharman and Craig Forrest stumble through the weekend’s action, in ways only they can. From Newcastle’s performance against Manchester City, turning St. James’ Park back into...

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Episode: 251
  Aug 19, 2022   56:30

News & Such: Ronaldo to Dortmund, anti-Glazer protests & Covid strikes again

James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan, Brendan Dunlop and producers Dan Wong and Jeff Cole stumble through the biggest talking points heading in to another big Premier League weekend. With Manchester United hosting Liverpool in the headliner of Matchday 3, United fans have planned more protests outside Old Trafford against the club’s American owners. The boys debate...

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Episode: 249
  Aug 16, 2022   49:54

INTVU: Jonathan Osorio, Toronto FC & CanMNT midfielder

Friend of the show, Jonathan Osorio joined James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop and producer Dan Wong on this week’s interview series episode. The 30 year-old is having quite the season for both club and country and shared insights into what it’s been like at Toronto FC since the arrivals of Lorenzo Insigne, Federico Bernadeschi...

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Episode: 248
  Aug 14, 2022   01:03:01

This Just In! Chelsea v Tottenham is the best rivalry in the Prem & Man Utd are in shambles!

No shortage of storylines from the second weekend of the Premier League season! Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan start with Tottenham’s stoppage time comeback at Stamford Bridge that saw managers Antonio Conte and Thomas Tuchel pulled off each other. They debate whether Chelsea v Tottenham is now the Prem’s best rivalry, highlight where it went wrong for...

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Episode: 247
  Aug 12, 2022   53:30

News & Such: talking TFC with Michael Singh

Toronto FC return to BMO Field for the first time since “that game against Charlotte” Saturday night to host MLS powerhouse, Portland Timbers. TFC insider Michael Singh, from The Parleh, gave James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop the inside scoop on all things TFC. From the Reds chances of making the MLS...

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Episode: 246
  Aug 11, 2022   52:59

Meeting Billie Jean King and watching Serena Williams‘ last match in Canada

Imagine meeting one of the most influential sports people of all time, and then watching one of the greatest athletes ever play one of her final matches, all on the same day! That’s how James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan, Brendan Dunlop and producer Dan Wong spent their Wednesday. The crew attended Tennis Canada‘s inaugural UNMATCHED:...

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Episode: 244
  Aug 07, 2022   01:24:34

This Just In! Things got Gross for Man Utd & Haaland is a Premier League force

Opening weekend of a brand new English Premier League season left Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and James Sharman with so much to talk about, we literally delivered the longest weekend recap episode in show history. Cristiano Ronaldo had all the headlines before Manchester United’s 2-1 loss to Brighton & Hove Albion, but CR7...

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Episode: 244
  Aug 07, 2022   01:24:34

This Just In! Things got Gross for Man Utd & Haaland is a Premier League force

Opening weekend of a brand new English Premier League season left Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and James Sharman with so much to talk about, we literally delivered the longest weekend recap episode in show history. Cristiano Ronaldo had all the headlines before Manchester United’s 2-1 loss to Brighton & Hove Albion, but CR7...

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Episode: 244
  Aug 05, 2022   01:07:03

News & Such: Fan Friday on Day 1 of a new Premier League season

    It’s the first day of a brand new English Premier League season, so James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop wanted to hear from you the fans, to get your perspective, before all the hope and good feelings melt away. Brett Bates, chairman of the Toronto Lions, Aston Villa supporters club,...

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Episode: 243
  Aug 04, 2022   01:00:46

2022/23 English Premier League season preview

James Sharman, Brendan Dunlop and former Premier Leaguers Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan preview a brand new English Premier League season. Even though it feels like last season just ended a couple of weeks ago, Sharms quizzes the crew on some of last season’s highlights to reveal their poor short term memories. They also debate; which player...

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Episode: 240
  Jul 31, 2022   01:03:52

This Just In! England are the champions of Europe & Liverpool add another trophy to the cabinet

Brendan Dunlop, James Sharman and Craig Forrest react to England winning the 2022 Women’s Euros at Wembley, beating Germany in extra time. Liverpool beat Man City to win the Community Shield. Toronto FC may add Andrea Belotti to their Italian rebuild and JC wants to bring marionettes back to the mainstream Presenters: James Sharman, Craig...

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Episode: 239
  Jul 29, 2022   46:59

News & Such: Danny Dichio returns! Fresh off Sacramento Republic's US Open Cup semi-final triumph

Call it a miracle. Call it destiny. Call it ‘The Danny Dichio Effect’. One of Footy Prime’s original and founding voices, Danny Dichio, makes his first appearance on Footy Prime The Podcast since trading the touchlines of Toronto FC’s academy for an assistant coaching role at USL side Sacramento Republic FC. With The Quails upsetting Sporting...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 238
  Jul 27, 2022   01:04:22

Vancouver Whitecaps beat TFC in penalty shootout to win 2022 Canadian Championship

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop react to the Vancouver Whitecaps’ stunning penalty shootout win over Toronto FC, to lift their second Canadian Championship in club history. Lorenzo Insigne and Federico Bernardeschi did not deliver a Voyageurs Cup victory in just their second game as TFC players, and Craig and Jimmy delve deeper...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 235
  Jul 22, 2022   01:03:55

News & Such: Barcelona mortgage future & TFC fans await Italian duo debut

Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan get you ready for the weekend, reacting to the latest transfer news and random stories that can only be found on Footy Prime. Nottingham Forest’s signing of Jesse Lingard has Jimmy over the moon, while Craig couldn’t wait to move on to the next topic after Lingard passed...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 234
  Jul 20, 2022   58:21

Bernardeschi’s suit, Lewandowski’s Barça move, Inter Miami’s kids & locker room stories

Continuing the theme of Tuesday’s show, Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and producer Dan Wong go around the table asking each other questions to get to know each other better, which leads Wonger inventing verbs based on everyone’s name, their fashion reviews of Federico Bernardeschi’s first Toronto FC press conference suit, and stories about...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 233
  Jul 19, 2022   39:32

INTVU: Victor Montagliani, CONCACAF President & FIFA VP

Fresh off watching the United States women’s national team beat Canada 1-0 in the CONCACAF W Final in Monterey, CONCACAF President and FIFA Vice President Victor Montagliani rejoins the program to talk with former Canadian internationals Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan, and hosts James Sharman and Brendan Dunlop. The rise of competitive balance in the women’s...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 232
  Jul 17, 2022   58:21

This Just In! Bernardeschi arrives at TFC, CanMNT players unionize & Lewandowski trades Bayern for Barça

Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest, James Sharman and producer Dan Wong react to Toronto FC‘s latest big money Designated Player signing, Italian international and EURO 2020 champion, Federico Bernardeschi. Craig raves about Alex Bono’s big saves as the crew debate whether TFC have left it too late to make an MLS Cup playoff run, after Saturday’s...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 231
  Jul 15, 2022   55:53

News & Such: CanWNT book CONCACAF W Final date v USWNT & leadership in sports

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop hit Friday’s news with Wayne Rooney returning to Major League Soccer as the head coach of DC United, Cristiano Ronaldo rejecting a reported $300 million offer from a Saudi Arabian club, and the Canadian women’s national team punching their ticket to the CONCACAF W Final versus...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 229
  Jul 12, 2022   42:16

NTVU: Max Bretos, LAFC play-by-play voice

Max Bretos was one of the first North American voices doing soccer play-by-play back when few matches were shown live, and even fewer were called in the stadium. Now the play-by-play voice of LAFC, Bretos is “The Soccer OG” and joined James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop and producer Dan Wong as part of this...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 227
  Jul 08, 2022   44:46

News & Such: a chat with CanMNT head coach John Herdman

Canadian men’s national team head coach John Herdman joins James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop for a 40 minute candid conversation about 2022 FIFA World Cup preparations, and life. In a normal World Cup calendar year, the semi-final stage would be taking place right now, but all 32 teams playing in Qatar 2022...

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Episode: 226
  Jul 06, 2022   53:53

TFC reshaping MLS with massive mid-season rebuild

What a summer it’s been for Toronto FC, and the European transfer window isn’t even closed yet! James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop react to the reports that TFC have traded designated player and 2020 MLS MVP Alejandro Pozuelo to Inter Miami, to make room for the expected signing of Juventus attacker...

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Episode: 225
  Jul 05, 2022   45:51

NTVU: Trent McClellan, actor, stand-up comedian & Cavalry FC supporter

This week the crew laugh it up with one of the biggest soccer fans in the comedy game, Trent McClellan. The Calgary based stand-up comedian and main cast member of CBC’s ‘This Hour Has 22 Minutes’ tells stories from the road, draws comedian preparation comparisons to soccer players and coaches, and talks about how his love...

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Episode: 223
  Jun 29, 2022   01:11:06

Summer vacations, silly season transfer rumours and Qatar 2022 accomodations

With all your favourite soccer players posting pictures of their lavish and exotic summer holidays, Brendan Dunlop takes Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan down “story time” road, which brings out a more PG13 Dan Wong than you’re used to hearing on Footy Prime. Domenico Criscito arrives at Toronto FC and it sounds like there will...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 222
  Jun 28, 2022   34:35

Lorenzo Insigne arrives. Who’s next for TFC?

It’s not official until there’s a press conference. Toronto FC unveiled the most expensive signing in Major League Soccer history on Monday, and the prospect of more big impact arrivals at TFC this summer left James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop with a lot to talk about. Sharms sends Craig and Jimmy...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 217
  Jun 21, 2022   41:14

INTVU: Julia Grosso, CanWNT Olympic champion & Juventus star

Presenters: James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan, Brendan Dunlop and Dan Wong Voice Over Talent- Jeff Cole This podcast has content that may use words and share tales that offend, please feel free to use your best discretion.  Parental discretion is advised. Be advised this episode includes explicit language.

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 217
  Jun 19, 2022   01:08:07

This Just In! MLS Round Up, transfer rumours & Canada's U20 loss to Cuba

With the international window behind us, and the domestic seasons over in Europea, Major League Soccer has the spotlight and transfer rumours have the headlines. Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest, James Sharman and producer Dan Wong talk about Ronaldinho’s celebrity game in Miami that featured current stars like Alphonso Davies, Paul Pogba, Paulo Dybala and Vinicius Jr.,...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 216
  Jun 17, 2022   52:52

News & Such: 2026 World Cup host cities announced

It’s coming home! Well, the FIFA World Cup is coming to the country we call home in 2026 with Toronto and Vancouver officially being named host cities for the first World Cup to be co-hosted by three countries. Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan talk with Vancouver based multimedia journalist Alexandre Gangué-Ruzic, of One...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 215
  Jun 15, 2022   56:27

Canada's 2026 World Cup Host Cities and England's Wasted Fortnight

The fellas had plenty of words about the Nation’s League and it’s horrible timing and surmised on how many games Canada would host in the 2026 World Cup and what cities would be chosen.   Jimmy Brennan also threw out a new approach to the World Cup that had Craig Forrest speaking for Europe.  James...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 214
  Jun 14, 2022   40:30

CanMNT loss in Honduras wraps up 2 weeks to forget for Canada Soccer Inbox

The June international window came to an end with the Canadian men’s national team losing 2-1 in Honduras in CONCACAF Nations League action. Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and producer Dan Wong react to the appalling conditions of the water logged pitch in San Pedro Sula, try to find some positives from the past...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 213
  Jun 12, 2022   01:02:55

This Just In! The soccer season never ends

Nations League action in every corner of the world at a time when normally we’d be watching World Cup games has Brendan Dunlop, James Sharman, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan feeling like maybe there is too much soccer being played right now. The crew debate how sustainable this busy schedule is for the game’s best...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 211
  Jun 08, 2022   01:03:41

The “Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask” Show

Our Footy Prime Community is the BEST so they wrote our rundown with a myriad of questions that both tantalized and tortured.  Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan answer them all on this week’s episode.  Quizmasters James Sharman and Dan Wong dole out the fun.  JC is on strike and Brendan Dunlop has an explainable absence,...

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Episode: 210
  Jun 07, 2022   55:27

Inside the Canada Soccer labour dispute

S4 Episode 210   The Canadian men’s national team and the Canadian Soccer Association are locked in a compensation dispute that was years in the making, and will have implications for years to come. James Sharman, Brendan Dunlop and former Canadian internationals Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan chat with former CanMNT assistant coach Alan Errington about...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 209
  Jun 06, 2022   01:10:11

This Just In! CanMNT players strike cancelling Panama friendly match

The Canadian men’s national team did not play their rescheduled friendly match in Vancouver on Sunday against Panama after the CanMNT players went on strike in a dispute with Canada Soccer over compensation and the allocation of World Cup qualification prize money. The strong stance against the federation left Brendan Dunlop and James Sharman with...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 208
  Jun 03, 2022   42:59

News & Such: Forge FC defender Ashtone Morgan & Canadian 2020 Championship

This weekend will be a blast from the past as Toronto FC and 2-time Canadian Premier League champions Forge FC will finally play the rescheduled 2020 Canadian Championship Final, Saturday June 4th, at Tim Horton’s Field in Hamilton. James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop spoke with Forge FC left-back Ashtone Morgan about...

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Episode: 206
  May 31, 2022   36:55

INTVU: Cavalry FC head coach Tommy Wheeldon Jr.

On this week’s interview series episode, Cavalry FC head coach Tommy Wheeldon Jr. joins James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Brendan Dunlop. After a slow start to the season, the Canadian Premier League side has shot up the table with some impressive results and took MLS’s Vancouver Whitecaps to penalties in their Canadian Championship...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 205
  May 29, 2022   01:03:02

Real Madrid are European champions and Nottingham Forest are back in the Prem

Brendan Dunlop, James Sharman and Craig Forrest recap a wild weekend that saw Real Madrid defeat Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League Final to win their 14th European Cup. Thibaut Courtois’s Man Of The Match performance had Craig buzzing, while Sharman’s Liverpool heartbreak was nothing compared to Dunny’s hangover. Co-producer Jeff Cole “The Voice Vendor” explained...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 204
  May 27, 2022   54:49

News and Such – The Champions League Final, Nottingham Forest v Huddersfield, and #CANMNT vs Iran Turmoil

The Champions League Final takes centre stage with Liverpool and Madrid battling in Paris.  James Sharman, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan break down the game and what to look forward to.  Plus Jimmy B’s English team Nottingham Forest are playing for promotion v Huddersfield which also gets some play. The crew, including Dan Wong, weigh...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 203
  May 25, 2022   01:22:39

Podcast Anniversary #203 at Betty's on King

Show 203 had it all except Craig and Brendan. Conf League Final – Check Klopp manager of year – No, We talked about Sharm’s body fit fat ratio Mane to announce future after CL Final!  – No, Jimmy’s effed up feet Revenge mission? No, Wonger’s Facebook casual racism Did you watch big games together as...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 202
  May 24, 2022   35:05

INTVU: Terry Dunfield – Manchester City then vs now

On this week’s interview series episode, Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan speak with ex-Canadian international Terry Dunfield about the club where his professional journey began – Manchester City. From playing at Maine Road to watching MCFC evolve into a global soccer power, they get to it all and speak about the pathways for...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 199
  May 18, 2022   01:04:44

Eintracht Frankfurt beat Rangers in penalty shootout to win Europa League & Blackpool's Jake Daniels comes out

One step closer to their double-century episode, James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop and Jimmy Brennan react to Eintracht Frankfurt’s Europa League title winning penalty shootout in Seville, as Rangers FC suffer European final heartbreak for the fourth time. But with 100k Rangers fans in Seville for the UEL Final, they certainly made their presence felt. This...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 198
  May 17, 2022   39:21

INTVU: Steven Caldwell – playing for Scotland & Rangers' Europa League Final run

Scottish football takes the spotlight on this week’s INTVU episode as former Scotland defender and TSN soccer analyst Steven Caldwell joins James Sharman, Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan to talk about Glasgow Rangers ahead of Wednesday’s Europa League Final against Eintracht Frankfurt in Seville. The Old Firm Derby and where Rangers and Celtic now...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 196
  May 13, 2022   44:20

News & Such: FA Cup Final & the race for 4th place

Liverpool and Chelsea will battle it out at Wembley in Saturday’s FA Cup Final. James Sharman, Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan debated who needs the trophy more, what it would mean for LFC if they were to finish this quadruple chasing season with only a Carabao Cup in the trophy cabinet, and whether...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 195
  May 11, 2022   01:04:11

Footy Prime x NorthStar Bets – we’ve got a new teammate!

Footy Prime has a brand new partner, NorthStar Bets! In addition to wherever you already listen to Footy Prime, you’ll now be able to hear ex-Canadian men’s national team stars Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan with TV’s James Sharman, Brendan Dunlop and producer Dan Wong on the Toronto Star Podcast Network. On our debut episode,...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 194
  May 10, 2022   28:44

INTVU: Marco Carducci – Cavalry FC Goalkeeper & Cancer Survivor

The Crew from Footy Prime thought that Marco’s battle with Testicular cancer was such an important topic, we wanted to ensure you heard the whole thing in its entirety.  CPL Calgary Cavalry keeper Marco Carducci’s chat with Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest, Dan Wong and James Sharman in our INTVU show…Don’t be shy, and touch yourself...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 193
  May 08, 2022   36:23

This Just In! Mother's Day Jam, Jimmy B's Bristol City days, Pep and Man City, Man United Broken, Liverpool's chances, Money or Ethics, CANWNT Jessie Fleming and Julia Grosso and Wonger's Appliances

Mother’s rock as does Jimmy Brennan on his birthday.  James Sharman, Craig Forrest and Dan Wong join Jimmy B as he celebrates his birth and Bristol City days, and they chat Man City’s strength, United’s faults, Liverpool’s pump fists, Newcastle and bone saws, and CANWNT’s Jessie Fleming and Julia Grosso winning championships!

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode:
  May 06, 2022   39:28

News & Such: Marco Carducci, CPL's Cavalry Keeper, talks Testicular Cancer, Humour, Mental Health and Clean Sheets. Plus West Ham's Europa League loss.

James Sharman,  Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest and Dan Wong welcome Marco Carducci, Calgary Cavalry’s Keeper and Testicular Cancer survivor.  Marco tells his comeback story with candor and humour in this must-listen pod.  West Ham fails to advance making Craig sad but he now has Marco in his I-can-tell-a-joke-about-having-only-one-ball club!  Even with the serious topic, plenty...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 191
  May 04, 2022   4166

UCL Results w/ Real Madrid conquers Man City, Liverpool awaits but Villareal impressed, Listener Reviews & Gaffers as Politicians

The Wednesday/Thursday pod does it all, as James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan, Brendan Dunlop and Dan Wong bring the fun.  Early analysis of the Champions League results leads to Who would you keep for Liverpool to Who would your Manager/Politcian Parliamentary Cabinet be to Sharms' self-loathing.  GET IN!  Lots to get into!

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 191
  May 04, 2022   4166

UCL, Real Madrid conquers Man City, Liverpool awaits but Villarreal impressed, Listener Reviews & Gaffers as Politicians

The Wednesday/Thursday pod does it all, as James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan, Brendan Dunlop and Dan Wong bring the fun.  Analysis of Real Madrid's epic comeback win over Pep Guardiola and Manchester City in the Champions League leads to a game of "Who Would You Keep" for Liverpool. And the suggestion that Jürgen Klopp...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 191
  May 04, 2022   01:09:27

UCL, Real Madrid conquers Man City, Liverpool awaits but Villarreal impressed, Listener Reviews & Gaffers as Politicians

The Wednesday/Thursday pod does it all, as James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan, Brendan Dunlop and Dan Wong bring the fun.  Analysis of Real Madrid’s epic comeback win over Pep Guardiola and Manchester City in the Champions League leads to a game of “Who Would You Keep” for Liverpool. And the suggestion that Jürgen Klopp...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 190
  May 03, 2022   32:08

INTVU: David Amber – the Hockey Night in Canada host talks Playoffs, which Canadian team will lift Lord Stanley & CanMNT

Brendan Dunlop,  Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest and Dan Wong welcome Sportsnet’s David Amber to Footy Prime to chat Canada’s Winter Sport, that is not Football.  Is this the year the Toronto Maple Leafs’ Stanley Cup drought comes to an end? Jimmy sure hopes so! A rollicking 40 minutes with a Rapid Fire thrown in.  See...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 190
  May 03, 2022   2287

INTVU – David Amber – In our first crossover show of the year, the Hockey Night in Canada Host talks playoffs, and what Canadian team does he have winning Lord Stanley!

Brendan Dunlop,  Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest and Dan Wong welcome Sportsnet's David Amber to Footy Prime to chat Canada's Winter Sport that is not Football.   A rollicking 40 minutes with a Rapid Fire thrown in.  See who the boys have in the NHL playoffs.  Sharms has the Leafs but he is making pies today.

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 190
  May 03, 2022   2287

INTVU – David Amber – the Hockey Night in Canada host talks Playoffs, which Canadian team will lift Lord Stanley & CanMNT

Brendan Dunlop,  Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest and Dan Wong welcome Sportsnet's David Amber to Footy Prime to chat Canada's Winter Sport, that is not Football.  Is this the year the Toronto Maple Leafs' Stanley Cup drought comes to an end? Jimmy sure hopes so! A rollicking 40 minutes with a Rapid Fire thrown in.  See...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 186
  Apr 26, 2022   39:32

FP INTVU: Alex Despatie – 2-time Olympic silver medalist, diving expert & Fernando Torres superfan

4-time Olympic diver, and 2-time Olympic silver medalist, Alex Despatie is this week’s INTVU. James Sharman, Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan batter Despatie with questions about what really goes on at the Olympic village, how to become a better backyard pool diver, and why there’s such little splash when they hit the water....

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 186
  Apr 26, 2022   2371

FP INTVU: Alex Despatie – 2-time Olympic silver medalist, diving expert & Fernando Torres superfan

4-time Olympic diver, and 2-time Olympic silver medalist, Alex Despatie is this week's INTVU. James Sharman, Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan batter Despatie with questions about what really goes on at the Olympic village, how to become a better backyard pool diver, and why there's such little splash when they hit the water....

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 185
  Apr 24, 2022   01:18:33

This Just In! Man Utd mediocrity, Everton's Merseyside misery, MLS goalfests and CPL officiating

Jimmy Brennan returns to recap the weekend with Brendan Dunlop, James Sharman and Craig Forrest. Liverpool’s Merseyside Derby win adds to Frank Lampard’s miserable time at Everton, as Burnley pull themselves out of the drop zone, while Manchester United drop another game to Top 4 chasing Arsenal. Gabriel Jesus proves his worth but Jesus Jimenez’s...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 185
  Apr 24, 2022   4712

This Just In! Man Utd mediocrity, Everton's Merseyside misery, MLS goalfests and CPL officiating

Jimmy Brennan returns to recap the weekend with Brendan Dunlop, James Sharman and Craig Forrest. Liverpool's Merseyside Derby win adds to Frank Lampard's miserable time at Everton, as Burnley pull themselves out of the drop zone, while Manchester United drop another game to Top 4 chasing Arsenal. Gabriel Jesus proves his worth but Jesus Jimenez's...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 184
  Apr 21, 2022   42:00

Bad Manchester United, worse internet, good timing, & Paul Peschisolido

A delayed 4/20 edition of the podcast has Paul Peschisolido sub in for his old CanMNT teammate Jimmy Brennan to talk with James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop and Dan Wong about Manchester United’s troubles after the capitulation at Anfield ahead of Erik ten Hag’s appointment as new Man Utd manager, Ralf Rangnick’s missteps, David...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 184
  Apr 21, 2022   2519

Bad Manchester United, worse internet, good timing, & Paul Peschisolido

A delayed 4/20 edition of the podcast has Paul Peschisolido sub in for his old CanMNT teammate Jimmy Brennan to talk with James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop and Dan Wong about Manchester United's troubles ahead of Erik ten Hag's appointment as new Man Utd manager, Ralf Rangnick's missteps, David Moyes' timing at United and...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 183
  Apr 19, 2022   25:44

FP INTVU: Paul Peschisolido – repping Sean Dyche, EPL ownership, Fulham's Michael Jackson statue

Friend of the show Paul Peschisolido returns to tell stories with his old CanMNT teammates Craig Forrest & Jimmy Brennan. The former Canadian international, and Burton Albion manager, is now an agent and represents the recently unemployed Sean Dyche. James Sharman & Brendan Dunlop ask Pesch about repping the ex-Burnley boss, while a trip down...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 182
  Apr 17, 2022   57:18

This Just In! Liverpool top Man City to set up FA Cup Final v Chelsea & Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick resurrects Manchester United

An Easter Sunday episode had Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and James Sharman recap a weekend that saw Liverpool topple Man City at Wembley to book an FA Cup Final date with Chelsea. Cristiano Ronaldo’s 50th club hat-trick keeps Manchester United’s 4th place hopes alive, as Tottenham and Arsenal lose. Michael Jackson’s Burnley take a thrilling...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 182
  Apr 17, 2022   3437

This Just In! Liverpool top Man City to set up FA Cup Final v Chelsea & Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick resurrects Manchester United

An Easter Sunday episode had Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and James Sharman recap a weekend that saw Liverpool topple Man City at Wembley to book an FA Cup Final date with Chelsea. Cristiano Ronaldo's 50th club hat-trick keeps Manchester United's 4th place hopes alive, as Tottenham and Arsenal lose. Michael Jackson's Burnley take a thrilling...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 181
  Apr 15, 2022   45:36

FP News & Such: Burnley sack Sean Dyche, West Ham's Europa League triumph, Rob Friend talks CPL Vancouver 2023

Ex-Canadian international and SixFive Sports managing partner Rob Friend joins James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan & Brendan Dunlop to talk about his new Canadian Premier League project, the CPL’s newest expansion club in Vancouver. The boys try to name the new club, while talking about the success of Pacific FC, the pathway for the...

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Episode:
  Apr 15, 2022   2735

FP News & Such: Rob Friend talks CPL Vancouver 2023, West Ham's Europa League triumph, and Burnley sack Sean Dyche

Ex-Canadian international and SixFive Sports managing partner Rob Friend joins James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan & Brendan Dunlop to talk about his new Canadian Premier League project, the CPL's newest expansion club in Vancouver. The boys try to name the new club, while talking about the success of Pacific FC, the pathway for the...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 181
  Apr 15, 2022   2735

FP News & Such: Burnley sack Sean Dyche, West Ham's Europa League triumph, Rob Friend talks CPL Vancouver 2023

Ex-Canadian international and SixFive Sports managing partner Rob Friend joins James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan & Brendan Dunlop to talk about his new Canadian Premier League project, the CPL's newest expansion club in Vancouver. The boys try to name the new club, while talking about the success of Pacific FC, the pathway for the...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 179
  Apr 10, 2022   01:08:01

This Just In! Man City & Liverpool keep title race alive, Ronaldo's in trouble, CanWNT Celebration Tour

Nothing changed at the top of the Premier League table as one point still separates Man City & Liverpool after Super Sunday’s draw. But as James Sharman admits, not everyone was entertained. Cristiano Ronaldo is in more trouble than Everton were coming in to this weekend after his phone breaking incident. CanWNT get their Celebration...

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Episode: 177
  Apr 06, 2022   01:10:05

Champions League, EPL's Biggest Matches, CPL, CANWNT, What Brand are the Team?

Weather and Traffic by JC, then James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong talk about almost everything from this week’s Champions League fixtures, to Karim Benzema’s greatness and Alphonso Davies’ return, to the start of a new CPL season, to Jimmy’s adjustment to MLS life, all with some great belly laughs...

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Episode: 172
  Mar 30, 2022   51:49

FP INTVU: Marc Dos Santos – The LAFC Assistant talks Coaching, Will Ferrell and Elf & CanMNT

LAFC assistant coach Marc Dos Santos is this week’s INTVU guest. Brendan Dunlop, Jimmy Brennan and Craig Forrest chat with the much-lauded Portuguese-Montrealer about his travels while coaching, how to adapt to a new generation of players, the “Footy Mafia”, hanging with the Elf himself – LAFC co-owner Will Ferrell – and being torn by...

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Episode: 170
  Mar 25, 2022   42:28

FP News & Such – CanMNT lose 1-0 in Costa Rica, Jamaica preview, Italy ousted & Craig is a Ghost!

Brendan Dunlop subs for James Sharman and welcomes Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Producer Dan Wong to break down CanMNT’s result in CONCACAF WCQ from Costa Rica.  On the horizon, a quick turnaround match against the Jamaicans and perhaps, World Cup qualification! Italy upset by North Macedonia and Portugal advancing gives Brendan a tingle. Then...

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Episode: 170
  Mar 25, 2022   2547

FP News & Such – CANMT Analysis in Costa Rica, Preview v Jamaica, Italy Ousted from WC and Craig is a Ghost!

Brendan Dunlop subs for James Sharman and welcomes Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Producer Dan Wong to break down the #CANMT result in CONCACAF WCQ from Costa Rica.  On the horizon, a quick turnaround match against the Jamaicans and perhaps, World Cup glory!  Italy bounced and Portugal advancing gives Brendan a tingle. Then Jimmy and...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 170
  Mar 25, 2022   2547

FP News & Such – CanMNT lose 1-0 in Costa Rica, Jamaica preview, Italy ousted & Craig is a Ghost!

Brendan Dunlop subs for James Sharman and welcomes Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and Producer Dan Wong to break down CanMNT's result in CONCACAF WCQ from Costa Rica.  On the horizon, a quick turnaround match against the Jamaicans and perhaps, World Cup qualification! Italy upset by North Macedonia and Portugal advancing gives Brendan a tingle. Then...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 169
  Mar 24, 2022   3650

CanMNT v Costa Rica & COVID hits the crew

James Sharman joins us from Costa Rica ahead of Canada's potential World Cup berth clincher. Central America the site of so much Canadian heartbreak for CanMNT, and the site of a failed marriage proposal for Sharms. The bromance between Brendan Dunlop and Jimmy Brennan continues to flourish as Jimmy tells more stories about going out...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 169
  Mar 24, 2022   01:00:51

CanMNT v Costa Rica & COVID hits the crew

James Sharman joins us from Costa Rica ahead of Canada’s potential World Cup berth clincher. Central America the site of so much Canadian heartbreak for CanMNT, and the site of a failed marriage proposal for Sharms. The bromance between Brendan Dunlop and Jimmy Brennan continues to flourish as Jimmy tells more stories about going out...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 168
  Mar 22, 2022   3661

INTVU: Nick Dasovic & Dr. Alex McKechnie talk CanMNT

A double INTVU show for you! Dr. Alex McKechnie, Vice President, Player Health and Performance for the Toronto Raptors talks about his time working with Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and the Canadian national team, before moving into a title winning career in the NBA. Hear how working on Shaq changed his career forever. And ahead...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 168
  Mar 22, 2022   3661

INTVU: Nick Dasovic & Alex McKechnie talk CanMNT

A double INTVU show for you! Alex McKechnie, Vice President, Player Health and Performance for the Toronto Raptors talks about his time working with Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and the Canadian national team, before moving into a title winning career in the NBA. Hear how working on Shaq changed his career forever. And ahead of...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 168
  Mar 22, 2022   01:01:02

INTVU: Nick Dasovic & Alex McKechnie talk CanMNT

A double INTVU show for you! Alex McKechnie, Vice President, Player Health and Performance for the NBA’s Toronto Raptors talks about his time working with Craig Forrest, Jimmy Brennan and the Canadian national team, before moving into a title winning career in the NBA. Hear how working on Shaq changed his career forever. And ahead...

Footy Prime The Podcast
Episode: 167
  Mar 21, 2022   01:08:20

This Just In! CanMNT squad, LFC ends Forest's FA Cup dream & El Clasico was a Real nightmare

Even with the Canada squad announcement for these last three WCQ’s, Barcelona’s destruction of Real Madrid in El Clasico, an FA Cup weekend that saw Sharms’ Liverpool crush Jimmy’s Forest with Richie Laryea on the bench, and Everton run over by Crystal Palace, Brendan Dunlop, James Sharman, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan still found a...

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Episode: 165
  Mar 16, 2022   01:02:08

Dichio snubs us, EPL Title Race Is Back On! UCL Review, CR7 & Tom Brady, the Chicken Song, Footy Picks & looming CanMNT World Cup History!

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop, JC and Dan Wong get stood up again while Liverpool are closing the gap much to Sharms’ delight, What did Cristiano say to Tom?, UEFA Champions League bids farewell to Messi and Ronaldo, Sharms dances to another beat, Footy Picks and History awaits CanMNT. Please Stay on the Line.

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Episode: 165
  Mar 16, 2022   3727

Dichio snubs us, EPL Race Is Back On! CR8 & T Brady, UCL Review, The Chicken Song, Footy Picks and a week away from #CANMT World Cup History!

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop, JC and Dan Wong get stood up again while Liverpool are closing the gap much to Sharms' delight, What did Cristiano say to Tom?, UEFA Champions League bids farewell to Messi and Ronaldo, Sharms dances to another beat, and Footy Picks and History awaits #CANMT. Please Stay on the...

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Episode: 165
  Mar 16, 2022   3727

Dichio snubs us, EPL Title Race Is Back On! UCL Review, CR7 & Tom Brady, the Chicken Song, Footy Picks & looming CanMNT World Cup History!

James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop, JC and Dan Wong get stood up again while Liverpool are closing the gap much to Sharms' delight, What did Cristiano say to Tom?, UEFA Champions League bids farewell to Messi and Ronaldo, Sharms dances to another beat, Footy Picks and History awaits CanMNT. Please Stay on the Line.

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Episode: 164
  Mar 15, 2022   3288

INTVU: Patrice Bernier – talks his CAN Soccer HOF Induction, CONCACAF WCQ, The Big O!, CF Montreal & living way up North!

Patrice Bernier makes a 55 minute interview seem like a 6 minute interview!  Craig Forrest, James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong welcome him to the pod where he tells us why CF Montreal needs a new stadium, his days with CanMNT, playing on European clubs and with the Montreal Impact and his entrepreneurial endeavour...

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Episode: 164
  Mar 15, 2022   54:49

INTVU: Patrice Bernier – talks his CAN Soccer HOF Induction, CONCACAF WCQ, The Big O! CF Montreal & living way up North

Patrice Bernier makes a 55 minute interview seem like a 6 minute interview!  Craig Forrest, James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong welcome him to the pod where he tells us why CF Montreal needs a new stadium, his days with CanMNT, playing on European clubs and with the Montreal Impact and his entrepreneurial endeavour...

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Episode: 163
  Mar 15, 2022   3288

FP INTVU – Patrice Bernier – The Canadian Legend talks his CAN Soccer HOF Induction, CONCACAF WCQ, The Big OW!, @CFMontreal, and living way up North!

Patrice Bernier makes a 55 minute interview seem like a 6 minute interview!  Craig Forrest, James Sharman, Jimmy Brennan and Dan Wong welcome him to the pod where he tells us why MTL needs a new stadium, his days with #CANMT, European clubs and the Impact and his entrepreneurial endeavour with EnovSport.com.

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Episode: 163
  Mar 13, 2022   01:09:44

This Just In! Ronaldo's record hat trick, sport washing owners & MLS growing pains

Cristiano Ronaldo’s record setting hat trick lifts Manchester United to an arguably “must-win” triumph over Tottenham, leaving Brendan Dunlop beaming over CR807. James Sharman doesn’t believe Mo Salah will leave Liverpool this summer. Craig Forrest gloats about West Ham’s 2-1 win over Aston Villa in the Forrest-Dunny Derby. And Jimmy Brennan is a bigger Toronto...

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Episode: 163
  Mar 13, 2022   4183

This Just In! Ronaldo's record hat trick, sport washing owners & MLS growing pains

Cristiano Ronaldo's record setting hat trick lifts Manchester United to an arguably "must-win" triumph over Tottenham, leaving Brendan Dunlop beaming over CR807. James Sharman doesn't believe Mo Salah will leave Liverpool this summer. Craig Forrest gloats about West Ham's 2-1 win over Aston Villa in the Forrest-Dunny Derby. And Jimmy Brennan is a bigger Toronto...

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Episode: 162
  Mar 11, 2022   3218

FP News & Such: TSS Rovers Braintrust, Chelsea in Purgatory, Lockerroom Fights, TFC Turnover & Canada v Jamaica sell out

Colin, Chelsey and Chris from the TSS Rovers are welcomed by Brendan Dunlop, Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest and James Sharman to chat about their unique (at least in Canada) approach to club ownership, the fellas opine about Chelsea and what's in store for that club, PSG triggers acromonious stories in the lockerroom, TFC had how...

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Episode: 162
  Mar 11, 2022   53:39

FP News & Such: TSS Rovers Braintrust, Chelsea in Purgatory, Lockerroom Fights, TFC Turnover & Canada v Jamaica sell out

Colin, Chelsey and Chris from the TSS Rovers are welcomed by Brendan Dunlop, Jimmy Brennan, Craig Forrest and James Sharman to chat about their unique (at least in Canada) approach to club ownership, the fellas opine about Chelsea and what’s in store for that club, PSG triggers acromonious stories in the lockerroom, TFC had how...

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  Mar 04, 2022   3136

FP News & Such: Alan Errington, Legendary Ex-Whitecaps/CANMT Asst. Coach joins the Crew Talks BC Development, Why Craig Forrest didn't make the 86 World Cup Team, CONCACAF and best coaching techniques

Craig Forrest and James Sharman welcome Alan Errington, BC HOF Coach, who finally shares why Craig Forrest didn't play in the only World Cup Canada qualified for.  Other topics BC footy development, Atiba Hutchison and El Salvadorian British pubs.

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  Feb 18, 2022   2668

FP News & Such – Man U Locker Room Drama, New Women's Head of Canada Soccer Job, CONCACAF CL w/ Forge Boss Bobby Smyrniotis

United is in dissaray, Canada looking for Women's Head of Soccer, Hamilton Forge's gaffer Bobby Smyrniotis joins Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan to chat Azteca, Cruz Azul, CONCACAF Champions League match and then asks for wisdom from the former Canadian Men's team stalwarts before the big match.  James Sharman holds it all down.

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Episode: 150
  Feb 18, 2022   2668

FP News & Such – Man Utd Locker Room Drama, New Women's Head of Canada Soccer Job, CONCACAF CL w/ Forge Boss Bobby Smyrniotis

United is in disarray, Canada looking for Women's Head of Soccer, Hamilton Forge's gaffer Bobby Smyrniotis joins Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan to chat Azteca, Cruz Azul, CONCACAF Champions League match and then asks for wisdom from the former Canadian Men's team stalwarts before the big match.  James Sharman holds it all down.

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Episode: 150
  Feb 18, 2022   44:29

FP News & Such – Man Utd Locker Room Drama, New Women's Head of Canada Soccer Job, CONCACAF CL w/ Forge Boss Bobby Smyrniotis

United is in disarray, Canada looking for Women’s Head of Soccer, Hamilton Forge’s gaffer Bobby Smyrniotis joins Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan to chat Azteca, Cruz Azul, CONCACAF Champions League match and then asks for wisdom from the former Canadian Men’s team stalwarts before the big match.  James Sharman holds it all down.

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Episode: 149
  Feb 16, 2022   01:00:06

Jozy Bids Adieu, the TFC Locker Room, Story Time with Jimmy B feat. Gareth Bale, UCL Matches, Footy Picks and is PUMA a sponsor?

Jimmy Brennan gets his opening and shares some stories, Wonger tries to start fights in the TFC locker room, Craig does an unboxing and tries to impress with his goalscoring and of course, Jimmy Sharman, hold it all down.  JC gives us a Late Night opening and Brendan continues his Winter Olympic run.  All brought...

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  Feb 16, 2022   3605

Jozy Bids Adieu, the TFC Locker Room, Story Time with Jimmy B feat. Gareth Bale, UCL Matches, Footy Picks and is PUMA a sponsor?

Jimmy Brennan gets his opening and shares some stories, Wonger tries to start fights in the TFC locker room, Craig does an unboxing and tries to impress with his goalscoring and of course, Jimmy Sharman, hold it all down.  JC gives us a Late Night opening and Brendan continues his Winter Olympic run.  All brought...

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Episode: 145
  Feb 08, 2022   1994

FP INTVU – Bev Priestman – From Consett to Oympic Gold to Building a Consistent Contender, the Crew have a revealing chat with the Architect of Canadian Footy Glory!

Bev Priestman, Canada's Women's National Team Head Coach, is welcomed by James Sharman and Craig Forrest and shares the challenges and goals of the women's game and what restaurant she would first visit on her return back to England.  Thanks Bev for spending the time with us.

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Episode: 145
  Feb 08, 2022   33:15

FP INTVU – Bev Priestman – From Consett to Oympic Gold to Building a Consistent Contender, the Crew have a revealing chat with the Architect of Canadian Footy Glory!

Bev Priestman, Canada’s Women’s National Team Head Coach, is welcomed by James Sharman and Craig Forrest and shares the challenges and goals of the women’s game and what restaurant she would first visit on her return back to England.  Thanks Bev for spending the time with us.

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Episode: 144
  Feb 06, 2022   2844

The Weekend Wrap – FA Cup, Prison Games, Millwall Bricks and LAX Adult Toys – Jimmy Brennan joins the Weekend Wrap

With Brendan Dunlop on loan to the CBC, the Weekend Wrap is helmed by James Sharman, who lets the crew run wild.  Jimmy Brennan shares some memorable stories, while Craig Forrest joins late to make this pod almost NSFW but whatever.  Wonger enjoys the Sunday-Funday antics with great openings and closings thanks to Jimmy's kids....

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Episode: 144
  Feb 06, 2022   47:25

The Weekend Wrap – FA Cup, Prison Games, Millwall Bricks and LAX Adult Toys – Jimmy Brennan joins the Weekend Wrap

With Brendan Dunlop on loan to the CBC, the Weekend Wrap is helmed by James Sharman, who lets the crew run wild.  Jimmy Brennan shares some memorable stories, while Craig Forrest joins late to make this pod almost NSFW but whatever.  Wonger enjoys the Sunday-Funday antics with great openings and closings thanks to Jimmy’s kids....

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Episode: 143
  Feb 04, 2022   4297

FP News & Such – Canada Soccer President Dr. Nick Bontis & Kristian Jack joins the crew to talk Footy, Footy and more Footy!

It's a jam-packed News & Such with the Pres of the Canadian Soccer Association discussing next steps for Canada's teams and expectations on and off the field.  And the Footie Show gang is reunited as KJ, now VP of Communications and Media at @CPLsoccer, talk #WorldCup w/#CANMT, @TorontoFC and Jozy, #CONCACAF and fails on TV.

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Episode: 143
  Feb 04, 2022   01:11:38

FP News & Such – Canada Soccer President Dr. Nick Bontis & Kristian Jack joins the crew to talk Footy, Footy and more Footy!

It’s a jam-packed News & Such with the Pres of the Canadian Soccer Association discussing next steps for Canada’s teams and expectations on and off the field.  And the Footie Show gang is reunited as KJ, now VP of Communications and Media at @CPLsoccer, talk #WorldCup w/#CANMT, @TorontoFC and Jozy, #CONCACAF and fails on TV.

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Episode: 143
  Feb 04, 2022   4297

FP News & Such – @CanadaSoccerEN President Dr. Nick Bontis and @KristianJack joins the crew to talk Footy, Footy and more Footy!

It's a jam-packed News & Such with the Pres of the Canadian Soccer Association discussing next steps for Canada's teams and expectations on and off the field.  And the Footie Show gang is reunited as KJ, now VP of Communications and Media at @CPLsoccer, talk #WorldCup w/#CANMT, @TorontoFC and Jozy, #CONCACAF and fails on TV.

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Episode: 140
  Jan 30, 2022   1974

CANADA 2-0 USA Post Game from Tim Horton's Field!

This weekend recap is all about the biggest game to ever be played in Hamilton, Ontario! Canada downed their arch rivals the United States 2-0 at Tim Horton's Field on Sunday. Craig Forrest, James Sharman and Brendan Dunlop recap it all! Ready to book those flights to Qatar?

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Episode: 140
  Jan 30, 2022   32:55

CANADA 2-0 USA Post Game from Tim Horton's Field!

This weekend recap is all about the biggest game to ever be played in Hamilton, Ontario! Canada downed their arch rivals the United States 2-0 at Tim Horton’s Field on Sunday. Craig Forrest, James Sharman and Brendan Dunlop recap it all! Ready to book those flights to Qatar?

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Episode: 134
  Jan 20, 2022   2902

CR7 complains. Sharman gets caught watching the wrong game, Steph Labbé & Scott Arfield hang up their boots, and Korean dating shows

Our midweek show, as spicy as Wednesday's Premier League action! James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop & producer Dan Wong talk about the problems at Manchester United and Chelsea, after Cristiano Ronaldo whinges about being substituted, and the Blues can't win a game.  Two big Canadian national team retirements, with gold medal winning goalkeeper Steph...

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Episode: 134
  Jan 20, 2022   2902

CR7 complains, Sharman watches the wrong game, Steph Labbé & Scott Arfield hang up their boots, and Korean dating shows

Our midweek show, as spicy as Wednesday's Premier League action! James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop & producer Dan Wong talk about the problems at Manchester United and Chelsea, after Cristiano Ronaldo whinges about being substituted, and the Blues can't win a game.  Two big Canadian national team retirements, with gold medal winning goalkeeper Steph...

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Episode: 134
  Jan 20, 2022   48:23

CR7 complains, Sharman watches the wrong game, Steph Labbé & Scott Arfield hang up their boots, and Korean dating shows

Our midweek show, as spicy as Wednesday’s Premier League action! James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop & producer Dan Wong talk about the problems at Manchester United and Chelsea, after Cristiano Ronaldo whinges about being substituted, and the Blues can’t win a game.  Two big Canadian national team retirements, with gold medal winning goalkeeper Steph...

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Episode: 133
  Jan 18, 2022   35:41

INTVU: Iain Hume – Life as a Pro in The Championship/Indian Super League/CanMNT, Concussions & Spicy Beef with Naan

It’s INTVU Tuesday! Iain Hume joins Craig Forrest and James Sharman to discusses the transition from pro player to manager, life as a player in both England and India, Canada’s mens national team and Wonger slips in an Indian food question for sheer irrelevance. The former Tranmere, Leicester City, Barnsley, Preston North End, Kerala Blasters...

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Episode: 133
  Jan 18, 2022   2140

INTVU: Iain Hume – Life as a Pro in The Championship/Indian Super League/CanMNT, Concussions & Spicy Beef with Naan

It's INTVU Tuesday! Iain Hume joins Craig Forrest and James Sharman to discusses the transition from pro player to manager, life as a player in both England and India, Canada's mens national team and Wonger slips in an Indian food question for sheer irrelevance. The former Tranmere, Leicester City, Barnsley, Preston North End, Kerala Blasters...

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Episode: 128
  Jan 10, 2022   4432

FA Cup 3rd Round magic! Insigne signs with TFC, Laryea leaves for Nottingham Forest & former Red & TFC's first ever captain Jimmy Brennan drops in

A Premier League-less weekend packed more than a few punches for Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and James Sharman to recount on the Weekend Recap. The third round of the FA Cup surprised, and with Richie Laryea’s departure to Nottingham Forest the boys check in with a Canadian that knows Nottinghamshire very well – former Red...

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Episode: 128
  Jan 10, 2022   4432

Weekend Recap! FA Cup 3rd Round magic, Insigne to TFC, Laryea leaves for Nottingham Forest & former Red Jimmy Brennan drops in

A Premier League-less weekend packed more than a few punches for Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and James Sharman to recount on the Weekend Recap. The third round of the FA Cup surprised, and with Richie Laryea’s departure to Nottingham Forest the boys check in with a Canadian that knows Nottinghamshire very well – former Red...

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Episode: 128
  Jan 10, 2022   01:13:53

Weekend Recap! FA Cup 3rd Round magic, Insigne to TFC, Laryea leaves for Nottingham Forest & former Red Jimmy Brennan drops in

A Premier League-less weekend packed more than a few punches for Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and James Sharman to recount on the Weekend Recap. The third round of the FA Cup surprised, and with Richie Laryea’s departure to Nottingham Forest the boys check in with a Canadian that knows Nottinghamshire very well – former Red...

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Episode: 123
  Dec 31, 2021   3798

2021 Year in Review!

As 2021 comes to an end, James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop & Dan Wong look at the wild year it was in the soccer world, and attempt to predict what we might expect in 2022. And Sharms whinges about the Premier League title race being over because Man City have run away with the...

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Episode: 123
  Dec 31, 2021   01:03:19

2021 Year in Review!

As 2021 comes to an end, James Sharman, Craig Forrest, Brendan Dunlop & Dan Wong look at the wild year it was in the soccer world, and attempt to predict what we might expect in 2022. And Sharms whinges about the Premier League title race being over because Man City have run away with the...

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Episode: 122
  Dec 20, 2021   3810

COVID wreaks havoc on the Premier League fixture list, ManCity pull away at Christmas and Phonzie & Fleming are named Canadian Players of the Year

Covid outbreaks cancelled games across the Premier League on the last weekend before Christmas. But Craig Forrest and Brendan Dunlop still had some gems to recap after Man City pull away atop the Premier League table with Chelsea and Liverpool dropping points, on a weekend that saw six fixtures postponed. And shoutout to Alphonso Davies...

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Episode: 122
  Dec 20, 2021   01:03:31

COVID wreaks havoc on the Premier League fixture list, ManCity pull away at Christmas and Phonzie & Fleming are named Canadian Players of the Year

Covid outbreaks cancelled games across the Premier League on the last weekend before Christmas. But Craig Forrest and Brendan Dunlop still had some gems to recap after Man City pull away atop the Premier League table with Chelsea and Liverpool dropping points, on a weekend that saw six fixtures postponed. And shoutout to Alphonso Davies...

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  Dec 13, 2021   3875

Stevie G loses Anfield return. NYCFC wins MLS Cup, and F1 vs Snooker

James Sharman, Brendan Dunlop and Craig Forrest recap a wild weekend that saw some great games in the Premier League, including Steven Gerrard's first game at Anfield as an opposing manager, a controversial end to a thrilling 2021 Formula 1 season. Plus Sharms does live play-by-play of snooker at the Scottish Open, which is actually...

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Episode: 120
  Dec 13, 2021   01:04:36

Stevie G loses Anfield return. NYCFC wins MLS Cup, and F1 vs Snooker

James Sharman, Brendan Dunlop and Craig Forrest recap a wild weekend that saw some great games in the Premier League, including Steven Gerrard’s first game at Anfield as an opposing manager, a controversial end to a thrilling 2021 Formula 1 season. Plus Sharms does live play-by-play of snooker at the Scottish Open, which is actually...

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Episode: 119
  Dec 09, 2021   01:31:05

Barcelona crash out in the UCL group stage! England’s snooker obsession. How do you know when to call it quits? And on the clock s****

It’s not even Christmas and FC Barcelona’s season is basically over! James Sharman, Craig Forrest and Brendan Dunlop reunite in Dan Wong’s backyard tent, which despite how it sounds at times is not actually under water. Barca’s season is a wash as Xavi & Co. crash out of the Champions League in the group stage...

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Episode: 119
  Dec 09, 2021   5464

Barcelona crash out in the UCL group stage! England’s snooker obsession. How do you know when to call it quits? And on the clock s****

It's not even Christmas and FC Barcelona's season is basically over! James Sharman, Craig Forrest and Brendan Dunlop reunite in Dan Wong's backyard tent, which despite how it sounds at times is not actually under water. Barca's season is a wash as Xavi & Co. crash out of the Champions League in the group stage...

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Episode: 116
  Nov 29, 2021   3677

Ronaldo rides the bench, snow smothers England & Dunny has a cold

James Sharman returns to the Weekend Recap to join Craig Forrest and Brendan Dunlop as they review a Premier League weekend that saw Ronaldo unthinkably start on the bench, City topple Craiger's Hammers, Stevie G win back-to-back games in charge of Aston Villa, and no one had an orange ball when they really needed one! 

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Episode: 116
  Nov 29, 2021   01:01:18

Ronaldo rides the bench, snow smothers England & Dunny has a cold

James Sharman returns to the Weekend Recap to join Craig Forrest and Brendan Dunlop as they review a Premier League weekend that saw Ronaldo unthinkably start on the bench, City topple Craiger’s Hammers, Stevie G win back-to-back games in charge of Aston Villa, and no one had an orange ball when they really needed one! 

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Episode: 114
  Nov 22, 2021   3551

Ole is out at Man United! Who wants that job now?

Craig Forrest and Brendan Dunlop recap the Premier League weekend, and this time James Sharman joins to dissect all the drama at Old Trafford, speculate what Manchester United may do next, and where it all went wrong. Man City, Liverpool and Chelsea's routs, Stevie G and Xavi's new jobs, and Ligue 1 violence are also...

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Episode: 114
  Nov 22, 2021   59:12

Ole is out at Man United! Who wants that job now?

Craig Forrest and Brendan Dunlop recap the Premier League weekend, and this time James Sharman joins to dissect all the drama at Old Trafford, speculate what Manchester United may do next, and where it all went wrong. Man City, Liverpool and Chelsea’s routs, Stevie G and Xavi’s new jobs, and Ligue 1 violence are also...