This week, Ian is joined by Jeanette Kwakye and Musa Okwonga. Following Jürgen Klopp’s comments about playing at Real Madrid’s Alfredo Di Stéfano Stadium, they discuss how the setting can affect motivation and performance, with Jeanette and Wrighty drawing on their own experience in football and athletics (02:40). They then discuss the race for the end of season awards in England, including who might end up being crowned Player of the Year and Young Player of the Year, as well as who will end up with the Golden Boot (29:17).
The Importance of the Arena and the Premier League Awards Race
Wrighty, Musa Okwonga, and Jeanette Kwakye discuss how setting can affect motivation and performance before breaking down the award race in England
Flo Lloyd-Hughes is joined by Gilly Flaherty, Jessy Parker Humphreys and Becky Taylor-Gill to recap the dramatic end to England’s UEFA Nations League and Olympic campaign
The East Coast Bias boys discuss the impact that QB injuries have had on the NFL this season, preview Week 14, give out picks for the semifinals of the NBA in-season tournament, and more
Musa and Ryan talk Aston Villa beating Manchester City, Arsenal’s last-gasp win over Luton and more
After Yorgos Lanthimos gained popularity for pointedly alienating films, his latest Emma Stone–led feature finds him trying desperately to be liked