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This is The Fighting Cock. Flav, Spooky, Ricky, Thelonious, Bardi and Alex on the rotation. Windy dropping weekly yoof knowledge bombs. Engineer Al remotely editing and mixing our degenerate dissection of all things THFC. Occasional star guests included. Love the shirt.

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9th August 2013

S3E01 – Buncle

Season 3. Episode 1. Fighting Cock. It’s back. New, improved, condensed into (just over) an hour of sweary nonsense. Flav, Spooky, Thelonious, Ricky and engineer Al with a frantic assortment of Spurs and random. Summer transfer glory. New players. Bale saga. Bale conspiracies. Windy. Expectations. Stubhub. Buncle Ricky. Max Headroom. No kebabs. Strap in. It gets messy. Listen now! Download MP3 Subscribe on iTunes Podcast RSS Feed http://itunes.thefightingcock.co.uk/podcasts/website_download/111.mp3 Drop your thoughts in the comments below or discuss the episode on the forum.

26th July 2013

The Fighting Cock Fanzine Special

The Fighting Cock returns for one more outing before starting for the season. Thelonious returns along with ZoC, Mark Butcher and Flav to discuss some of the finer issues discussed in the fanzine we published last season. We cover the role of social media in football today, what’s wrong with the matchday demographic, and the joys of European away. If you haven’t got your copy yet you can order it from our shop. [box type=”info[/linequote]The first pod of our third season drops on the 9th August, the day before the friendly at White Hart Lane against Espanyol. 1882 are in... Read more »

21st June 2013

We need to talk about football Part 2

[Download part 1 here] On the 19 June 2013, The Spirit of Shankly movement arranged for some 400 football fans from clubs across the British Isles to put aside rivalry and battle a common enemy. The Premier League. Recorded in the direct aftermath, The Fighting Cock podcast returns for this two part special on modern football. With usual host Flav are Seb White of the brilliant STAND Against Modern Football, Amanda Jacks of the irreplaceable Football Supporters Federation, and Martin Cloake (martincloake.com), Journalist and Author of The Glory Glory Nights – essential reading for all Tottenham fans. In part 1,... Read more »

21st June 2013

We need to talk about football Part 1

[Download part 2 here] On the 19 June 2013, The Spirit of Shankly movement arranged for some 400 football fans from clubs across the British Isles to put aside rivalry and battle a common enemy. The Premier League. Recorded in the direct aftermath, The Fighting Cock podcast returns for this two part special on modern football. With usual host Flav are Seb White of the brilliant STAND Against Modern Football, Amanda Jacks of the irreplaceable Football Supporters Federation, and Martin Cloake (martincloake.com), Journalist and Author of The Glory Glory Nights – essential reading for all Tottenham fans. In part 1,... Read more »

23rd May 2013

S2E41 – The Finale

The last episode of the season. Flav, Spooky, Ricky, Thelonious, Charlie and engineer Al. One more time. Sunderland. Bale. Phantom goal. 5th not 4th. AVB. John White Memorial Match. Alan Sugar. Substitute Windy. Goodbye to season 2013. Levy’s message to the fans. Fav memories. 1882. The FC Player of the Year awards. Deep Al. Aspirations for next season. Questions. Wrong in sixty seconds. The End. A massive thank you for all of your support this season and for downloading us. We might have one or two special podcasts out before we all reappear again for season three. Cockfest, 1st June,... Read more »

17th May 2013

S2E40 – Park Life

Mark Butcher aka Lustdoctor joins Flav, T, Ricky and engineer Al for the penultimate episode of the season. Bricking it. Stoke away, keeping the dream alive. Wigan. Points and form. Huddlestone. 1882 and the U21’s. Palace portaloos and Holmesdale fanatics. Moldova, little figures emerging from the woods and Pringles. Transformers. Prick of the week – guess who? Wigan/Newcastle Hotspur. Windy’s yoof update. Player(s) of the Year – get your vote in. Sunderland at the Lane, where the dream will either fly or die. Danny Rose and the leftback conundrum. Sig. Remembering Rafa. Pens. Wrong in sixty seconds demands Bale is... Read more »

10th May 2013

S2E39 – Rivers of Blood

ZoC of fanzine and feature fame joins Flav, T, Ricky and engineer Al for a post-Chelsea pod. We talk 2-2 and all the little slices of narrative that meshed a frantic derby together. There’s an 1882 announcement. Prick of the Week. Bale. Windy. Safe Standing. Question for Al. Football in the future. Stoke away. And the usual debacle of sordid and ridiculous questions. Thanks to Lee Perrault from North Carolina Spurs for their donation. Love the shirt. Listen now! Download mp3 Subscribe on iTunes Podcast RSS Feed [box type=”info[/linequote]The Fighting Cock fanzine shop is live! You can pre-order issue #1... Read more »

3rd May 2013

S2E38 – Bale greater than Suárez

Flav. Spooky. Drunk Ricky. Charlie. Rob White. Engineer Al. This is The Fighting Cock. Wigan away. Watching the football on Twitter. John Aldridge live in the studio. Bale Bale Bale. Windy’s yoof update. There’s no Southampton preview because Spooky had Wigan mistakenly in the running order twice and Flav slacked with his anchoring. Question for the engineer. StubHub controversy. Nature or nurture? Relegating Woolwich. Lennon/Kaboul hybrids. Next seasons midfield. Episode 38 is dedicated to the memory of Josh Manning. Love the shirt. Listen now! Download mp3 Subscribe on iTunes Podcast RSS Feed [box type=”info[/linequote]The Fighting Cock fanzine shop is live!... Read more »