ULF Podcast

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

    Loading Plays



  • Subscribe

    • add to podbean
    • add to iTunes
    • add to google

Ep 124 - Chelsea fans are brainwashed

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on April 20th, 2015

Gabe (@Smitty46and2) and Nipun (@NipunChopra7) sat down to discuss the latest episode of the @ULFpodcast. They discussed ---

1. Liverpool news - Coutinho, transfer news, contracts news
2. United news - DDG, RVP, Depay
3. United v Chelsea - Nipun's thoughts on the overall play of Chelsea of United. Should ADM started ahead of Falcao? Should Falcao been awarded a foul in the build up to the goal?
4. Nipun says that Mourinho is brainwashing Chelsea fans. Is Chelsea's style of football holding Hazard back?
5. Liverpool's exit from the FA cup. The Rodgers conundrum. Late change to put Stevie G in for Lucas. Should Liverpool part ways with Rodgers?
6. Listener questions --- Aaron Holtsclaw, Jon Ball, Jimmy Torrejon, @MarcosVonEpp, Joe (@JMDilling), Matt (@TheDudeAbides81)
7. Preview of Liverpool v West Brom
8. Preview of United's visit to Everton.
Listen Now:

Episode 123 - Manchester United survived the clitmus test

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on April 14th, 2015

Gabe (@smitty46and2) and Nipun (@NipunChopra7) sat down to record the latest episode of the @ULFPodcast

1. Shoutout to our sponsor Union Jack and regular listener Pelumi Abimbola; Gabe tries to pronounce his name.
2. Check out Nipun's other podcast - @WTFBollywoodPod.
3. Liverpool news - Sakho injury, Sterling's off-field antics, transfer links.
4. United news - Luke Shaw controversy, Hummels transfer saga continues.
5. United v City - Nipun is ecstatic. The boys discuss how Ashley Young has turned his United career around. Chris Smalling's redemption. Fellaini's contribution. City were awful.
6. Liverpool's win over Newcastle - A switch to 4-3-3 from Rodgers. Coutinho's role as false 9. Newcastle denied a penalty. Joe Allen continues to waddle in mediocrity.
7. Fantasy update. Listener questions --- Aaron Holtsclaw, Udayan Chattopadhyay, Joe Dilling and Matt from Twitter.
8. Brief previews - FA cup - Liverpool v Villa. Villa are currently decimated by injuries.
9. United v Chelsea - Chelsea keep collecting points in spite of playing poorly. No Costa, Remy is a maybe.. Will Drogba start? Hazard, Fabregas and Matic are key men. 
Listen Now:

Ep 122 - Rodgers done effed up

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on April 6th, 2015

Gabe (@Smitty46and2) and Nipun (@Nipunchopra7) sat down to get their thoughts on the latest edition of the @ULFpodcast. They discussed ---

1. United news - Hummels.
2. Liverpool news - Sterling - who is to blame?
3. United's win against Villa - The brilliance of Ander Herrera, the improvement of Mata, and the personnel questions facing the buoyant LVG.
4. Liverpool's abject performance against Arsenal - Nipun thinks this was Liverpool's worst performance of the BR era. Tactical errors - playing Henderson at RB, picking Toure. Gabe's sad.
5. Listener questions from Aaron Holtsclaw, Udayan Chattopadhyay, Jimmy Torrejon, Shawn (@Rayted_are) and Matt (@TheDudeAbides81).
6. Preview of the Manchester derby - United go in as favorites for the first time, in a long time. How will LVG nullify Yaya Toure?
Listen Now:

Ep 121 - Twitter trolls

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on March 30th, 2015

Gabe (@Smitty46and2) and Nipun (@NipunChopra7) were joined by podcast regular Laurence McKenna (@Lozcast). They discussed ---

1. Liverpool news. United news.
2. United v Liverpool ---- Tactical mistakes by BR. The overreaction from everyone regarding what this means for United and Liverpool's respective seasons. Gerrard's sending off. Skrtel's stamp on De Gea. Was it an intentional stamp? 
3. A discussion about Nipun's encounter with a particularly aggressive troll (who also happened to be a United fan).
4. The guys discuss whether United and Liverpool are favorites for top two (or top four).
5. Listener questions by Aaron Holtsclaw, Hector Aguilar and Chris Vasseur (@CoachVass). Fantasy football update.
6. Quick preview about United v Villa.
7. Liverpool v Arsenal. Injuries, key tactical battles. Can Liverpool afford to drop points?
Listen Now:

Ep 120 - United v Pool - live at Union Jack

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on March 22nd, 2015

Nipun (@NipunChopra7) and Gabe (@Smitty46and2) were live @UnionJackPub to record/watch the big game - Manchester United vs Liverpool.

They were joined by friends of the podcasts -- 
1. Peter Wilt (@PeterWilt1)
2. Nile Smith (@Like_The_River)
3. Jon Scott
4. Jordan Green
5. Hector Aguilar
6. Hatem Mekky
There was also a question from Todd Shenk (@Todd_Shenk). Check out his blog at www.premiersoccerchat.com !
Thanks for making our live recording so much fun, guys!!
Please share/comment and PLEASE leave us a review on iTunes/Stitcher
Listen Now:

Episode 119 - Rooney the pug-ilist

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on March 16th, 2015

Nipun (@NipunChopra7) and Gabe (@Smitty46and2) were joined by returning guest and current CNN correspondent Kris Heneage (@KHeneage). They discussed ----

1. The news that Dick Advocaat is about to take over at Sunderland.
2. United and Liverpool news - The boys discuss the serious issues behind Rooney's unfortunate video.
3. United v Spurs - Were United good or lucky? Does LVG deserve credit for this win? Can United sustain the momentum in the upcoming games? Nipun runs the rule over Andreas Pereira.
4. Liverpool v Swansea - After a poor first half, Pool manage to pull it off. Mignolet's performance.
5. Listener questions by Matt (@TheDudeAbides81), Joe Dilling (@JMDilling) and arguably the best podcast question ever by Aaron Holtsclaw.
6. United v Liverpool preview - How does LIverpool nullify Fellaini? Score predictions.
Please leave us a review on iTunes/Stitcher!
Listen Now:

Episode 118 - Robbie Mustoe

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on March 9th, 2015

Nipun Chopra (@NipunChopra7) and Gabe Smith (@Smitty46and2) were thrilled to be joined by Ex-professional football and current NBC pundit, Robbie Mustoe (@RobbieMustoe) for this episode of the @ULFPodcast. We discussed ---

1. United's exit from the FA Cup to Arsenal - Discussed ADM's sending off. Nipun thought Janujaz didn't dive. Robbie's thoughts on the stagnant midfield of Carrick-Blind-Fellaini.
2. Robbie gives us his top 4 for the season.
3. Listener questions --
Mike Spiegel - What adjective would you most like to be associated with your name - from your time as a player?
Karan Malhotra - Does swapping Cuadrado for Schurrle make sense?
Abhishek Ghising - Are the defenders of today as good as those of the past? 
Chiro - Was losing DeBruyne a poor move on Chelsea's part?
Udayan - what has been LVG's biggest blunder so far?
Bryan Smith - What has surprised you most about the surge in soccer in the USA?
Shawn - Does Rodgers deserve to have a huge voice in transfer decisions?
Jon Ball - Who has been your hardest opponent - physically and technically?
Listen Now:

Ep 117 - Couti-yes

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on March 2nd, 2015

Nipun (@NipunChopra7) and Gabe (@Smitty46and2) were joined by Bleacher Report and Kick TV's Ryan Bailey (@RyanJayBailey).
1. Ryan Bailey tells us a little bit about his work within the beautiful game.

2. Big news - Robbie Mustoe next week! Get your questions in!

3. News

4. Liverpool v Besiktas and City - Gabe brings up an article Ryan wrote on Bleacher Report. We run the rule over City's failings lately. The form of Kompany, Toure. Is Pellegrini's position under threat? Rodger's tactical influence on the game. Three exceptional goals in the game.

5. United's win against Sunderland - Falcao starts, United struggle at first, the penalty changes the game. Ryan asks Nipun if United are better this season than they were last season. Is LVG being unfairly criticized?

6. Listener questions/comments from Marcos Von Epp, Joe Dilling and Aaron Holtsclaw.

7. Preview United v Arsenal - The injuy crisis at Arsenal. Who should start behind Giroud? Areas that Arsenal would look to exploit.


Listen Now:

Episode 116 - Live at Union Jack

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on February 24th, 2015

Nipun (@Nipunchopra7) and Gabe (@smitty46and2) were excited to record at @UnionJackPub for a 2nd time. They discussed ---

1. United's loss to Swansea City.
2. Liverpool's tactical set up against Southampton. Interviews with Nile Smith, Jordan Green, Joe Dilling and Scott Brady. We all discussed the refereeing decisions.
3. A look at Southampton's play in the game.
4. Wrap up with thoughts to looking at matches ahead.'
Listen/Share/comment/subscribe! Big shoutout to Union Jack for having us.
Listen Now:

Episode 115 - Sucko can do no wrong

Posted by unitedandliverpoolfans on February 16th, 2015

Gabe (@Smitty46and2) and Nipun (@NipunChopra7) were joined by Spurs fan, Matt Lichtenstadter (@MattsMusings1). They discussed ---

1. United and Liverpool news.
2. Liverpool v Spurs/Crystal Palace review - We get an update on Spurs's season so far from Matt.
3. United v Burnley/Preston North End - We discuss the back to back wins for United. Were they any better than in previous games? The Falcao conundrum.
4. Listener questions from Aaron Holtsclaw and Nile Smith. Fantasy update.
5. Preview the Liverpool games with Besiktas and Southampton. United v Swansea.
Listen Now: