Hi Everyone, As most of you know in the midst of last season, I launched a dream project that I have wanted to do for so long – my own football podcast! Launching in the middle of the season ensured that I had the liberty to try many different things with the podcast while enabling me to learn a lot about the processes of a podcast. I still have a lot to learn and by no means is the podcast perfect. However, with the launch of the new European season… Read more Season 1 Proper of the Football Podcast with Wasim Parkar launches this week! →
Mina Rzouki joins the podcast to talk about Juve’s successful season and look ahead to the big Champions League final in Cardiff. Mina and Wasim also reflect on the Serie A in general and revel in Crotone’s remarkable escape from relegation.
Real vs Juve and United vs Ajax are two European finals that have Wasim foaming at the mouth. Wasim also looks ahead to the weekend, where champions can be crowned all across Europe.
The prologue to the Football Podcast with Wasim Parkar
As we approach the halfway point of the season, the pressure is mounting at the top end of leagues all across Europe. Teams will be looking to finish 2016 on a high note, but to do so they will have to overcome tough opponents. There are plenty of exciting big games and unpredictable fixtures taking place all over the continent and here are my picks for the matches to follow this football weekend. Friday, December 16th Hoffenheim vs Borussia Dortmund (4th vs 6th in the Bundesliga) Saturday, December 17th RB Leipzig… Read more This Football Weekend →
European competition has concluded for 2016 and from now until February, the focus will be on domestic football on the continent. This weekend sees some heavyweight clashes across many different leagues. Here are my picks for the games to watch this weekend: Friday, December 9th Eintracht Frankfurt vs Hoffenheim (5th vs 4th in the Bundesliga) Saturday, December 10th Cologne vs Borussia Dortmund (7th vs 6th in the Bundesliga) Bordeaux vs Monaco (7th vs 2nd in Ligue 1) Leicester vs Manchester City (The Premier League Champions in 16th welcome 4th placed… Read more This Football Weekend →
With no international football until March, the domestic season now enters its most crucial stage. The resumption of club football sees plenty of great fixtures. Here are ten enticing games in Europe this weekend. Friday, November 18 Bayer Leverkusen vs RB Leipzig The underachieving hosts welcome the surprise joint leaders of the Bundesliga. Bayer Leverkusen must look at RB Leipzig and wonder why they can’t be at the summit with all the talent in their squad. Roger Schmidt’s men seem to be getting some momentum however, with two wins and… Read more This Football Weekend →
After some great European action, it’s time to get back in to the thick of things on the last weekend of domestic action before the international break. Here are 10 games to watch this weekend. Friday, November 4th Galatasaray vs Istanbul Basaksehir Not one of the traditional Istanbul derbies, but high stakes as third place Galatasaray welcome surprise league leaders Istanbul Basaksehir. Will the upstarts maintain their lead or will the giants pull level at the top by handing Istanbul Basaksehir their first defeat of the season? Saturday, November 5th… Read more This Football Weekend →