The Extra Inch

The Extra Inch

If The Fighting Cock appeals to your inner scumbag, The Extra Inch appeals to your inner scholar. We talk tactics, statistics and football history with a regular panel and variety of guests. Follow us on Twitter @TheExtraInch and subscribe via iTunes or Acast.


11th June 2018

The Extra Inch: World Cup Special – 1

Bardi, Nathan and Windy record more red hot chat via Skype, delving into the early stages of the transfer window before getting stuck into the World Cup in this first in a series of special bonus episodes.

26th May 2018

The Extra Inch: S2E08 – Review

Bardi, Nathan and Windy sit at home and record via Skype, a single pair of trousers between them. They muse over the season's tactical approaches, consider some season stats and reveal their scout picks for summer signings. If you are interested in winning a pair of retro Spurs socks, as seen on, leave us a review - our favourite will win. Why not place a bet using a Betfred promo code giving you a great chance to win some cash. Thanks for listening, that's COYS for Come On Y-... no wait, we don't do that here.

18th April 2018

The Extra Inch: S2E07 – The Pochettino Cycle

Bardi, Nathan and Windy are joined by Football 365’s Deputy Editor, Daniel Storey (@danielstorey85), to reminisce over Andy Reid, and to discuss the etiquette of meeting AC Jimbo, the process of writing “16 Conclusions” and the Pochettino cycle. It is finished as ever with a fine dusting of Further Reading, Extra Tactics and some hipster references. Thanks for downloading, subscribe on iTunes and leave us ratings and reviews.

23rd March 2018

The Extra Inch: S2E06 – An Extra Q&A

Bardi, Nathan and Windy get back to talking Tottenham and Tottenham tactics. We rattle through questions on transfers, squad weaknesses, VAR, Son, Dele and who is the most important player at Spurs. If you enjoy this episode please consider rating or reviewing us on our new iTunes feed, and follow on us Twitter @TheExtraInch.

1st March 2018

The Extra Inch: S2E05 – Totaalvoetbal

Dutch football expert Priya Ramesh joins Bardi and Windy to talk about the Ajax effect at Tottenham, Dembele the striker and Totaalvoetbal (Total Football). Priya gives us a run down on the next generation of Dutch players and we officially forgive her for Vincent Janssen. You can follow Priya on Twitter @Priya8Ramesh. If you enjoy this episode please consider rating or reviewing us on our new iTunes feed, and follow on us Twitter @TheExtraInch.

31st January 2018

The Extra Inch: S2E04 – Journalism

An extra two inches this time round as the usual threesome are joined by journalists Dan Kilpatrick (ESPN) and the returning Jack Pitt-Brooke (The Independent). Dan and Jack offer a behind-the-scenes look at how they balance working with Spurs with delivering articles, and give a unique insight into some of the inner workings of our club. If you enjoy this episode please consider rating or reviewing us on our new iTunes feed, and follow on us Twitter @TheExtraInch.

21st December 2017

The Extra Inch: S2E03 – The Mid Season Report

With 2018 approaching, Bardi, Nathan and Windy sit down to discuss where Spurs find themselves today, what tactical shifts have taken place and where do they see the club going next year. They focus on the fullbacks, Harry Winks, Tottenham's pressing and goalkeeper distribution. Have a merry Christmas and thanks for listening.

5th November 2017

The Extra Inch: S2E02 – Stats

Bardi, Nathan and Windy host Duncan Alexander from Opta, author of Outside The Box and the OptaJoe Football Yearbook. Tonight's topics are xG and its place in football, Pochettino's evolving Spurs, the process of writing a book, Spursy stats and the truth behind the numbers at Opta. The Extra Inch was recorded at SNK Studios (, many thanks to Kayv.