On this festive episode of Wrighty’s House, Ian is joined by Jeanette Kwakye and The Athletic’s Carl Anka to discuss their Christmas plans (01:17) and what non-football gift they would give to Premier League managers (07:09). Then they discuss Christmas rituals as a footballer, athlete, and journalist. There’s some Arsenal chat (15:20), plus who would make their Premier League team of the season so far (30:13). Then they look back at the final round of the Barclays Women’s Super League before Christmas (53:28).
Christmas Presents for Managers, the Barclays WSL, and Premier League Team of the Season So Far
Ian, Jeanette Kwakye, and The Athletic’s Carl Anka discuss Christmas rituals as a footballer, athlete, and journalist
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