World Football

World Football

This podcast gets right under the skin of world football with extraordinary stories, interviews, and features. Broadcast weekly on Fridays.

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  • Asian Cup: The Final Two

    Fri, 30 Jan 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    This week's World Football comes from Sydney ahead of the Asian Cup final between Australia and South Korea. Hear from Socceroo Jason Davidson and South Korean captain Ki Young Seung. Also on the programme the latest of the fight to become the President of FIFA and reaction from the Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea. A Cameroon legend hits out following his sides failure - but the hosts upset the odds to reach the quarter-finals.

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  • Asian Cup: Australia Roll On

    Fri, 23 Jan 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    This week's World Football comes from Brisbane where the hosts Australia secured their semi-final place at the Asian Cup. Hear from Tim Cahill, former Liverpool winger Craig Johnston and the CEO of the Australian Football Federation David Gallop. Plus Harold Mayne Nicholls talks about the possibility of challenging Sepp Blatter for the Presidency of FIFA and at the Africa Cup of Nations, Congo coach Claude Le Roy discusses his love affair with African football.

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  • Asian Cup: Club v Country

    Fri, 16 Jan 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    This week's World Football comes from Sydney as the quarter-final line up starts to take shape at the Asian Cup. We hear from Japan's Maya Yoshida, Oman's Ali Al Habsi and the former Australia goalkeeper Mark Bosnich, who have serious concerns about the timing of the tournament. Also on the programme, one of Kenya's best ever players Musa Otieno looks ahead to the Africa Cup of Nations which kicks-off this week-end. Plus, hear from the Sydney football fans who are cheering on North Korea.

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  • At the Asian Cup

    Fri, 9 Jan 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    9 days remaining

    World Football travels to Melbourne for the kick-off of the Asian Cup. Hear from Kuwait's Aziz Mashaan, Iran's Alireza Jahanbakhsh and the first coach to lead Australia to a World Cup, Rale Rasic. Meanwhile, Palestine prepares for its first ever Asian Cup. Plus FIFA Presidential candidate Jerome Champagne reacts to this week's news that Prince Ali of Jordan has also put himself forward as a challenger. Can either man oust Sepp Blatter?

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  • The Inside Story of Major League Soccer

    Fri, 2 Jan 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    As Major League Soccer enters its 20th year, Sean Wheelock travels to Los Angeles to find out more about the past, present and future of the USA's top division. Includes interviews with former players Tony Meola, John Harkes and Eric Lalas, the MLS commisoner Don Garber and LA Galaxy's star player Robbie Keane and Bruce Arena. Plus, will Las Vegas soon have it's own football team? Find out more about Sin City's efforts to become a MLS expansion team.

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