Rant Cast 233 – the season starts here

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In the first Rant Cast of the new season Ed & Paul look back on the summer’s transfer market activity, with Louis van Gaal securing five new players. Have all the holes in Van Gaal’s squad been fixed and who else might come before the transfer window shuts? There’s a review of the tour of […]

[Rebroadcast] Rant Cast Special: Robin van Persie

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On this podcast special from August 2012 Ed & Paul discuss the acquisition of Robin van Persie for £24 million from Arsenal – the player, the impact, the money. [First broadcast August 2012] — Hit us up with any feedback below or follow the pod on Twitter: Paul – @UtdRantCast, Ed – @UnitedRant. Rant Cast is donationware! […]

[Rebroadcast] Rant Cast 154 – Ferguson’s retirement

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On this extended Rant Cast regular presenters Ed & Paul looked back on 27 years of Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford – the man, the manager, and his legacy. They discuss kind of club will Ferguson left behind, how should fans assess Ferguson’s quarter century in charge, and his replacement, David Moyes! [First broadcast […]

[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 […]

[Rebroadcast] Rant Cast 114 – end of season 2012

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In the final Rant Cast of the (traumatic) 2011/12 season Ed and Paul look back on United’s victory over Sunderland, which ultimately proved fruitless as Manchester City stole the Premier League crown in dramatic circumstances. This pod includes a full review of the season, the Rant Cast Awards and a look ahead to the Euro […]

[Rebroadcast] Rant Cast 87 – Ferguson’s 25 years

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On this episode from November 2011 Ed and Paul discussed Manchester United’s victories over Everton in the Premier League and Otelul Galati in Europe, problems in central midfield, Rio Ferdinand’s demotion to the bench, and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first trophy as a manager. And on the even of Sir Alex Ferguson’s 25th anniversary in charge […]

[Rebroadcast] Rant Cast 75 – Champions League final 2011

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In a double-length end to the 2011 season Ed & Paul review United’s Champions League loss to Barcelona at Wembley, including live audio from the night, when thousands of Reds gathered in north London and pubs around the country. Also on the show, the 2011 season review, player ratings for the campaign and the much […]

[Rebroadcast] Rant Cast 43 – Wayne Rooney’s contract

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In this episode of Rant Cast Ed & Paul discussed the ongoing saga of Wayne Rooney’s contract. Was it a case of player greed gone mad or the Glazers’ poor investment in the first team squad? What are the morals of demanding £250,000 a week to play with a pig’s bladder? There is also a […]

[Rebroadcast] Rant Cast 50 – Sepp Blatter

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In the 50th Rant Cast Ed & Paul discussed United’s Premier League victory over Blackburn Rovers, a sobering defeat to West Ham United and previewed the week’s Champions League dead rubber against Valencia. There was also a somewhat prescient discussion about corruption at FIFA and a review of a one-sided el classico in Spain. This episode was first broadcast […]

[Rebroadcast] Rant Cast 1 – season preview 2009

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In the first ever episode of Rant Cast regulars Ed & Paul talked about the build up to the 2009 season, in which Rafa Benitez accused Sir Alex Ferguson of being “scared”, Cristiano Ronaldo departed Old Trafford, and Michael Owen arrived. First broadcast 15 August 2009. Warning: the first episode contains dodgy audio quality, dodgier […]