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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Jomi, Steve, and Jessica pitch some of their best ideas for live-action adaptations of a few of the animated shows and movies you love
‘Dune: Part Two’ and ‘Shogun’ Anticipation Meter, the Possible Paramount-Peacock Merger, ‘The Dynasty,’ and ‘The Greatest Night in Pop’
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