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Ep 138 - The One Where BRFCS Meets Faz

20-11-2020

Ian Herbert interviews Blackburn Rovers legend, all-time record appearance holder Derek Fazackerley, who looks back on his playing & coaching career.

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Ep 137 - That Was The Window That Was

23-10-2020

3 parts to this latest episode - in Pt 1 we hear from Andy Bayes & Colin Hendry about the Len Johnrose Charity match in 2021, Pt 2 has Rich Sharpe & the panel reviewing the window & in Pt 3 we hear from Joe Harvey who highlights Rovers possession stats

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Ep 136 - Preview, Predictions & Punditry

25-09-2020

The pod squad gazes into their crystal ball to predict what is in store for our favourite team in 2020/21...*WARNING* contains serious amounts of optimism

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Ep 135 - Tim, Matt & Tugay

29-08-2020

In this episode, we look back at the careers of Tim Sherwood & Tugay through the lens of the lovely people at thesefootballtimes.co & we meet Matt & play "What's My Line". Narration from Bill Arthur & Michael Taylor, interview conducted by Ian Herbert

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Ep 134 - The 2019-20 Season Review

01-08-2020

We review the season just (eventually) completed with the aid of real journalists in the form of Rich Sharpe & Jaquob Crooke plus the BRFCS pod squad; Hollie, Linz, Michael, Mike & Stuart - questions posed by Ian Herbert as usual.

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Ep 133 - The Man In The Middle

15-07-2020

BRFCS chats with a former referee, Rovers fan and contributor to the BRFCS forum, Tony Leake. Ian Herbert poses the questions.

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Ep 132 - David Dunn in Lockdown with Michael Taylor

15-06-2020

Michael Taylor catches up with David Dunn to find out how he is coping with lockdown & learns about a whole lot more including Daniel Bedingfield and Jason Manford. Thanks to @OBIProperty for allowing us to share.

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Ep 131 - The One Where NYC Rovers Chat with Kevin Gallacher

06-06-2020

Steven & Jay from NYC Rovers chat with Kevin Gallacher about his footballing heritage, moving to England, broken legs, Brian Kidd, Golden Retriever training and so much more...

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Ep 130 - The One Where BRFCS Chats with SuperAtko

21-05-2020

In Part 1 the panel discusses the effect of lockdown from the fans' perspective and in Part 2 Ian Herbert chats with Rovers' Premier League title-winner Mark Atkins

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Ep 129 - The One Where NYC Rovers Chats With Dunny

17-05-2020

Andy Bayes from BBC Radio Lancashire drops by to talk lockdown sport & NYC Rovers chat with Rovers legend David Dunn about his career and THAT goal against Burnley

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Ep 128 - The One Where BRFCS Rips Off Fighting Talk

02-05-2020

In the absence of any actual football, BRFCS has shamelessly copied BBC Fighting Talk and produced a special Rovers version - hope you enjoy !

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Ep 127 - The One Where BRFCS Meets Tommy Spurr

10-02-2020

In a special episode, Tommy Spurr chats with Ian Herbert and discusses his career, managerial styles, injury, retirement and much, much more.

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Ep 126 - I've Not Come To Expect Much In January

09-02-2020

In this episode we chat with Lancashire Telegraph reporter Rich Sharpe about the January window, FFP and what the summer might hold for Rovers. We also have another reminiscence from our man in Canada Bill Arthur who recalls 1994/5, can't think why !

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Ep 125 - Colour My Life With The Chaos Of Trouble

07-02-2020

BRFCS catches up with Scott Sumner of 4000 Holes fame as he tells Ian Herbert all about the upcoming 100th issue of a much-loved fanzine

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Ep 124 - Rovers Trust - what's the latest ?

09-01-2020

Ian Herbert chats with John Murray from the Rovers Trust to learn more about the recent marketing prospectus and the memorandum of understanding that is in the pipeline.

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Ep 123 - Happy New Year & Get Well Soon Brad !

31-12-2019

In a packed episode we hear from Bryan in Iraq, Bill in Canada plus Scott, new contributor Mark and the trusty Marple Leaf himself, Michael with a varied menu of items for your pleasure.

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Ep 122 - Jim Smith - The Bald Eagle

13-12-2019

A special tribute to former Rovers manager Jim Smith who sadly passed away earlier this week. Written by Jim Wilkinson, narrated by Ian Herbert.

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Ep 121 - Glory or Heartache...nothing in between - John Nicholson

08-11-2019

BRFCS catches up once more with John Nicholson who has a new book out "Can We Have Our Football Back ?" which lays low myths about football behind the paywalls and the corrosive effect of money on the game & what we the fans can do about it.

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Ep 120 - Are You Not Entertained ? The Matt Jansen Special

04-10-2019

BRFCS meets a Rovers legend in the form of the one & only Mr Matt Jansen together with the man who helped him to write his new book - journalist & writer, Jon Colman in a special podcast episode in which we also launch a new sponsorship deal.

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Ep 119 - Pie & Gravy in Kenyons

11-09-2019

Our special guest is Ian Moore who tells us about his Blackburn childhood, moving south in increments, that accent, living in France, becoming French and what to do when an audience member pulls out a gun. Contributions also from Bryan Light.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 73.31MB - Duration: 39:34 m (259 kbps 44100 Hz)




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