ULF Podcast

A podcast recorded by two passionate yanks about their favorite clubs - Manchester United and Liverpool. They also don’t get along.

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Bonus episode - part 2 - 2nd half, banter, post-match reaction

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on December 18th, 2014

In this portion, you will hear --- 

1. Reaction to De Gea's one-on-one save against Sterling.

2. Gabe's joke about Falcao.

3. Balotelli striking the post.

4. RVP's goal.

5. De Gea's save.

6. Gabe (@smitty46and2) and Nipun's (@nipunchopra7) post match reaction.

7. Neil Wright post-match interview.

8. Hector Aguilar post-match interview.

9. Gabe's inexplicable R-rated joke.

Photo courtesy of Emily Neitzel (@emilyneitzel). You can find her excellent writing at http://emilyneitzel.com/
Shoutout to Union Jack (@unionjackpub) for hosting us.
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Bonus Episode - Part 1 - Pre match, 2 goals and halftime

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on December 17th, 2014

In this portion, you will hear --- 

  • Interviews with Matt Bogan (@MBogan11), Jay from @unionjackpub, Nile Smith (@Like_The_river).
  • Gabe and I talk about the game.
  • Reactions to the 1st goal
  • Reactions to the controversial 2nd goal.
  • Halftime reactions from Hector Aguilar, Matt Bogan and Bryan Smith (@BryanSTL).
Photo courtesy of Emily Neitzel (@emilyneitzel). You can find her excellent writing at http://emilyneitzel.com/
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Episode 105 - At least Gerrard didn’t slip

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on December 15th, 2014

Nipun (@nipunchopra7) and Gabe (@smitty46and2) are joined by Laurence (@lozcast) to discuss ---

1. News - A fascinating developing story that implicates Ander Herrera in a match-fixing scandal.
2. Laurence's thoughts on Liverpool's season so far. 
3. United v Liverpool - starting XIs, Liverpool's defensive lapses. United lucky?
4. Listener questions/comments from Jimmy, Udayan and MarcosVonEpp.
5. Previews of United v Villa, Liverpool v Bournemouth and Arsenal.
Make sure you check out Football Purists on iTunes. Also check out Nipun's other podcast @WTFBollywoodPod. Finally, check out On Your Mind podcast (@OYMPodcast), if you are scientifically inclined.
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Ep 104 - United v Liverpool preview

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on December 11th, 2014

Nipun (@nipunchopra7) and Gabe (@smitty46and2) discuss ---

1. Liverpool's exit from the Champions League
2. THe big game - United v Liverpool
  • Injury updates
  • Starting lineups
  • Key battles
  • Score predictions
Make sure you find us on iTunes/Stitcher and leave us a review. Also, check out  Nipun's other pod, @WTFBollywoodPod and Jimmy Torrejon's podcast @FootballPurists
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Ep 103 - Where’s Fabio (Borini)?

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on December 9th, 2014

Nipun (@nipunchopra7) and Gabe (@smitty46and2) sit down for a short podcast - 

1. United and Liverpool news.
2. United's unconvincing wins against Southampton and Stoke City. A discussion about Mata's role.
3. Liverpool's 4 points against Leicester and Sunderland. A discussion about Rodger's tactics.
4. We will be previewing the United v Liverpool game on Thursday!
Also, check out Jimmy Torrejon's podcast, Football purists. It is available on iTunes or www.footballpurists.com
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Ep 102 - Van Hull

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on December 1st, 2014

Nipun (@nipunchopra7) and Gabe (@smittty46and2) sat down to discuss ---

1. Nipun's new podcast about Bollywood. Check it out at wtfbollywood.podbean.com and @WTFBollywoodPod on twitter.
2. United and Liverpool news.
3. United v Hull City - United's best performance of the season. Herrera's return. Di Maria's injury. Smalling's "hattrick". RVP back?
4. Liverpool v Ludogorets and Stoke City. Set pieces and Mignolet came back to haunt Liverpool. Was Gerrard rested or dropped? Tactical changes. 
5. Fantasy update. League leaders, get in touch with us to schedule your post-boxing day appearance. 
6. Listener questions/comments - Nile Smith, Udayan, Craig Cymmerman, Jimmy Torrejon and Marcos Von Epp.
7. Previews.
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Ep 101 - Orgism

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on November 24th, 2014

Nipun (@nipunchopra7) and Gabe (@smitty46and2) sit down to discuss the 101st episode of the @ULFPodcast. They discuss-

1. What the boys have been upto. Shoutout to Evra Spiegel!
2. United and Liverpool news.
3. United v Arsenal - Tactical shift, Arsenal didn't deserve to lose. Wilshere's chest snuggles and injury, United's counter attack. RVP and DiMaria's continue to struggle. Phil Schoen, BeIN sport commentator's, thoughts on the Arsenal game.
4. Liverpool v Palace - Lambert off the mark, Liverpool failed to create much, Coutinho MOTM, Palace's workrate and Lovren's error. The 4-4-2 diamond formation.
5. Fantasy update/listener questions  from Aaron Holtsclaw, Benny Fonzarelli (@BennyFonzarelli), Rahul Javkhedkar (@rahulsj92), Jimmy Torrejon. 
6. Chat about Star Wars characters in Liverpool's team.
7. Preview
United v Hull
Liverpool v Ludogorets
Liverpool v Stoke City
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Ep 100 - One hundred rupees

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on November 10th, 2014

Nipun (@nipunchopra7) and Gabe (@smitty46and2) sit down to record episode 100 of the @ULFpodcast.

1. The boys say their thank yous.
2. United and Liverpool news.
3. Real Madrid v Liverpool - The team selection by Brendan Rodgers. Good or bad? Kolo Toure's performance. Where does this leave Liverpool in the group?
4. The boys tell us their favorite episode and moments from the pod.
5. Liverpool v Chelsea - Nipun slips in a few Slippy G references but has to explain them. Liverpool (especially Can) started well but fell away during the latter stages of the first half. Good play by Oscar. Chelsea's organization. Faults at the back - Lovren again.
6. United v Crystal Palace - Defensive reorganization at the back. McNair and Shaw very impressive. Dimaria struggled again. RVP, Rooney and possible tactical shifts with Mata are discussed.
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Ep 99 - Does Chris Smalling deserve to get kicked in the nuts?

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on November 2nd, 2014

Nipun (@nipunchopra7), Gabe (Smitty46and2) and Kris (@KHeneage) sit down to discuss ---

1. News -United and Liverpool
2. Liverpool v Newcastle - Kris' thoughts on Newcastle's season so far. Some emerging talent from the club is discussed.Liverpool's continued failings in the premier league this season. New formation, no chance creation. Gabe and Kris discuss the futures of Rodgers and Pardew.
3. Manchester derby - Injury crisis at United. Refereeing decisions. City's inability to kill off the game. Does LVG deserve criticism for this awful start to the premier league season? 
4. Listener questions and fantasy update.
5. Preview Liverpool v Madrid and Chelsea
6. Preview United v Crystal Palace (Kris makes a funny)
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Ep 98 - feat. Phil Schoen - Learning how to spell ‘magestarial’ (and other concerns)

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on October 27th, 2014

Nipun (@nipunchopra7) and Gabe (@smitty46and2) were delighted to have BeIN sport commentator Phil Schoen (@philschoen) back on the podcast. We discussed ---

1. How Phil prepares for big games like el clasico. What makes the el clasico so special?
2. Phil's thoughts on the criticism of Fox' commentary (and Gus Johnson, in particular).
3. El clasico - Enrique's decision to drop Rakitic, play Xavi and Suarez. The struggling defense of Pique and Barcelona. Is this the start of a new cycle? The under-appreciation of Carlo Ancelotti. The performances of Kroos, Isco and the brilliance of Real Madrid this season.
4. Liverpool's loss against Real Madrid - Real Madrid far better than liverpool. Phil's thoughts on possible weaknesses Liverpool may try to exploit at the Bernabeau.
5. Questions for Phil - Hernan and Aaron.
6. United v Chelsea - United had a good game. Injuries at the back continue. Fellaini had an exceptional game. Udayan thinks Mata did not have a good game, Nipun discusses that. The controversies surround Phil Dowd. 
7. Preview United v City - Have to find a way to nullify the Toure/Silva/Aguero axis. Nipun thinks Milner will be played to nullify Di Maria. Fellaini will need to have another huge game. Mangala struggling for City.
8. Liverpool questions from our listeners - Nile Smith, Jimmy and Hector.
9. Liverpool v Hull City, previewing Swansea and Newcastle.
Please let Phil know how much we appreciated having him on the podcast. Thanks for listening, everyone!
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