It’s only Monday, and it’s already been a busy week in football. Musa and Ryan begin with some talking points from the actual football this weekend (00:39), including Leicester and Chelsea making it to the FA Cup final, Barcelona’s Copa del Rey win, Hansi Flick’s announcement that he wishes to leave Bayern, PSG ending Lyon’s dominance in the Women’s Champions League, and more. Then it’s on to the gigantic news that 12 clubs announced their intention to form a breakaway European Super League (17:53). Plus, Jose Mourinho got fired on air (45:37), which they briefly discuss at the end (51:08).
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Musa and Ryan break down the gigantic news of the 12-team breakaway league and recap footballing action from the weekend
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Steve and Paul also make predictions for who will win the tournament
Sheil and J.P. also examine the Lions’ chances at making the playoffs, dissect the Giants’ path to make the postseason, and look forward to the Week 14 slate
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Plus, the guys discuss what it’s like to play overseas
Joanna and Mal are joined by television writer and podcast host Starlee Kine to go through each character grouping and discuss their predictions and the internet’s predictions