[Rebroadcast] Rant Cast 190: he was sacked in the morning

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So there you have it, folks. David Moyes is no more. He is a dead manager, pining for his former job. Sacked by Ed Woodward – rather appropriately – on Monday morning to end 10 months of misery at Old Trafford. In this rebroadcast from April 2014, Ed & Paul covered this momentous occasion in […]

Rant Cast 222 – Hoooooooooooof?

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On this week’s Rant Cast Ed and Paul celebrate the victory over Newcastle, commiserate over United’s defeat to Arsenal in the FA Cup, argue over whether Louis is really playing hoofball, take Twitter questions, discuss sexism in football (there’s a lot of it and it is very bad) and get all excited / terrified for […]

Rant Cast 215 – Non denominational winter festival of your choosing special

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Ed and Paul get together to discuss all the festive football fun, or at least the slightly underwhelming draw against Villa. But hey, it’s nearly Christmas and Falcao scored, so it’s not all doom and gloom for United. They look forward to games against Newcastle at home and Tottenham away, predict two United wins (obviously) and […]

Rant Cast 213 – better to be lucky than good

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This week on Rant Cast, Paul and Ed try and keep a straight face whilst discussing United’s convincing win over Southampton, and look back on a slightly better United performance against Stoke. They discuss Marouane Fellaini in terms that will be more familiar to long-time listeners than the recent praise he’s received, resurrect the reverse-curse-of-the-Rantcast […]

Rant Cast 212 – Mauling the Tigers

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This week, Ed and Paul look back on United’s stroll in the park at Old Trafford against Hull City. United completed dominated the game, which saw fine performances from, well, pretty much everyone. They debate Van Gaal’s “Philosophy”, pragmatism, and the fundamental nature of faith, before taking listener questions and previewing the upcoming games against […]

Rant Cast 192 – the kids are alright

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On this week’s Rant Cast, Ed & Paul look back at the damp squib that was defeat to Sunderland and the testimonial-like victory over Hull City, which featured a couple of exciting début appearances. They also look forward to the season closer at Southampton, talk Ryan Giggs and Louis van Gaal, and do an extra large […]

Rantcast 188 – Moyes parks the bus

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In what was ostensibly a good week for David Moyes, Ed & Paul contrive to record their most ‘Moyes-Out’ show yet. It was hard work ladies and gents, but somebody has to do it! The show covers the win against Aston Villa at Old Trafford, and Manchester United’s brave, plucky, up and at ‘em bus […]

Rantcast 187 – Aspiring to Football Weekly

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Following the ray of hope that was the game against West Ham United, and the full blown downpour of dooooooom that was defeat to Manchester City, Ed and Paul cover all the stuff that matters in the world of Manchester United, provide some analysis, and ending up spending ages talking about ol’ David Moyesey. With […]

Rant Cast 185 – We’re gonna win the league

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On this week’s show Ed & Paul look back on United’s triumphant victory over the might of West Bromwich Albion, compliment the genius of Marouane Fellaini and look forward to United lifting the title in May… Or perhaps not. There’s a look ahead to the games against Liverpool and Olympiakos, and chat about the investment […]

Dear Sir Alex, Thanks

Sir Alex Ferguson

Football serves an odd function – and if you are reading this there’s a good chance that you really care about it. I am endlessly fascinated by what football represents to those of us who become so invested in the outcome of a few men kicking a ball around that it is transformed into drama, […]