Off the Ball

Off the Ball

Scottish football gets a kicking from BBC Radio Scotland’s Off the Ball, presented by Stuart Cosgrove and Tam Cowan. The long-running irreverent programme is broadcast on Saturdays at lunch-time and there is a Sunday Supplement too, ensuring a weekend full of laughter. Get the best of both in this weekly podcast.

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Recent episodes (5)

  • 19 Apr - Refs, rows and rowing

    Sun, 20 Apr 14

    45 mins

    30 days remaining

    Off the Ball presenters Stuart Cosgrove and Tam Cowan were joined in their incredibly lavish BBC Radio Scotland studios on the banks of the sparkling River Clyde on Saturday 19 April by former referee Charlie Richmond and Niall Iain MacDonald, who is rowing from New York to Stornoway for charity. The team of the week is the Berry Pickers XI.

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  • 12 Apr - All things Fife and the in-flight XI

    Sun, 13 Apr 14

    47 mins

    23 days remaining

    Stuart and Tam are joined by Barry Nicholson and Grant Stott. Topics include what Fife means to you, how to celebrate losing a final and the team of the week is the 'In-flight XI'.

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  • 05 April - Marvin Andrews and Craig Brown

    Sun, 6 Apr 14

    43 mins

    16 days remaining

    Stuart is joined by Graeme Spiers as Tam is on holiday and their guests are Marvin Andrews and Craig Brown.

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  • 29 Mar - A-Z's and the Frank McAvennie XI

    Sun, 30 Mar 14

    41 mins

    9 days remaining

    Stuart and Tam are joined by Frank McAvennie and Des McLean. Topics include the A-Z of Scottish football, pitch shenanigans, demonstrations, bring back competition and the team of the week is the Frank McAvennie XI.

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  • 22 Mar Pop Songs and Scottish Football

    Sun, 23 Mar 14

    44 mins

    2 days remaining

    Stuart and Tam are joined by Dundee Utd's John 'The Squiggler' Rankin. The boys chat about Pop Songs, swearing and testimonials.

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