May 17th, 2016
Happy St. Totteringham's Day? In what should have been an historic run for Tottenham Hotspur, they still managed to finish below Arsenal on the last day of the season.
Manchester United's season isn't over yet due to a bomb scare that hasn't quite been cleared up. They won't be able to get top four, but they still have the FA Cup to play for.
Newcastle have been relegated, but will they also be out a manager? Everton have said goodbye to Roberto Martinez and who is left out there to replace him? Ronald Koeman?? What sort of managers will we see next season?
The Champions League, Europa League, and FA Cup finals are approaching. How will each team stack up with silverware on the line?
The season's at the end, but we will never run out of premier league stories to discuss.
February 17th, 2016
The top of the table met in big games, summer transfer rumors are picking up, and the Premier League title race, as well as the relegation battle, is in full swing.
We start this week's show with out weekend predictions. Leicester v Arsenal didn't exactly go as planned, but why? What went wrong for Leicester? What did Arsenal do right?
Tottenham have been flying below the radar, but can't hide of from the title contention chatter after defeating Manchester City. Mauricio Pochettino is doing everything right with Spurs right now.
Watford bested Crystal Palace in a scrappy match with Troy Deeney shining again. Chelsea destroyed Newcastle. Ripped them apart. DeAndre Yedlin played the full 90 against Manchester United, but how much did he really contribute to the Sunderland win?
We wrap up the show with the latest summer rumors, injury news, and the relegation battle. Who will pull off a great escape? Who should be preparing for next season in the Championship?
November 18th, 2015
The show this week starts with the great news of Allcott's newly acquired dream job at Ball Street. In true Great Touch fashion this prompted the first talking point of the poddy: what would your ideal job be? The vocation choices unsurprisingly started with football, moved on to food, then inevitably ended back on football.
Allcott popped into confession to pay homage to a hero of the Emerald Isle and the potteries (clue: It's not Glenn Whelan), but will he apologise for previously slating him?
Then, discussion turned to zeros to heros. Which players did the lads once hate, but now love? Following that, in an imaginative twist, they discussed heros who are now zeros with a couple of the boys even putting rivalry out the window.
All this, plus a preview of the weekend, footballing pet hates, and monkeys racing cats on Great Touch for a Big Lad!
November 12th, 2015
This premier league weekend had storylines for days. Can Joe Mourinho feel the Earth beneath his feet? He was missing from the Stoke City match but we all know he'd rather not talk about his defeat and humiliation with the press anyway. We talked about this last week, but there continue to be issues for Chelsea.
Leicester won again. Vardy scored again. This time, they didn't even go 2-0 down first. Is this progress for the Foxes? How good is Jamie Vardy?
Brad Guzan's face saved the day for Remi Garde and Villa as they earned a point against league leaders Manchester City. Are all hopes of City winning the league crushed due to injuries?
Newcastle stole points off a very deserving Bournemouth team, despite their own injury struggles.
How alone is Jurgen Klopp? Palace showed up and took all three points as Liverpool fans deserted their seats.
The North London Derby ended in a draw. Is Ozil Arsenal's problem? Spurs seemed dominate but were unable to walk away with all three points somehow.
We also tackle a little Manchester City/MLS news with Patrick Viera moving to New York City FC. Mistake or brilliance?
This week is international break, and instead of being silly and trying to predict games two weeks in advance, we'll have another show next week for previews.
November 10th, 2015
The show starts this week with a nod to the nice guys. As Ronaldo emerged as the most "liked" footballer on Facebook following the release of his film, the boys pick out and discuss the game's real good eggs.
Next, Allcott revels in Chelsea's woes in roundup of the weekend, whilst Irwin hits back, defends Chelsea, and promises a backlash from the boys in blue.
Ever thought of something that would make the game better for you? "Footballing inventions" was next up on the show with a brainstorm of (now patented) gadgets that will revolutionise the game. A machine that holds your drink when you celebrate and decision making robots are coming soon to a stadium near you.
Craig's question talks about favourite types of goal, whilst offside touches on banned substances and something we never want to see in the game, mashed potato.
All this, Irwin ranting on pet hates, and much more on this week's GT4ABL. Follow us on Twitter for more content.
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October 20th, 2015
Jurgen Klopp and Sam Allardyce made their season debut's this past weekend, and we're debuting our first guest of the year. Dave Hendrick, from Anfield Index's podcast "Happy Hour," joins Treble Radio this week to talk about Liverpool's new manager. He tells us what he thought of Klopp's debut, Liverpool's future with Klopp, and more. Plus, does he think Klopp's high energy tactics will be a problem for a team that's fairly injury prone. We spend far too much time talking about Big Sam's debut as Sunderland manager, that is to say, we mention it.
The big debate this week is Mesut Ozil vs Juan Mata. Who is the better player and who would you rather have in your side? The answers may surprise you.
Join Arslan, Laura, and Eric every week as we discuss the latest in Premier League happenings.
Born in Omaha, Nebraska, Laura was trained from birth to be a Nebraska Cornhusker Football fan. Unlike most Huskers, her dad played soccer and introduced her to that sport as well, which understandably stole her heart. Laura’s love for the Spice Girls and Harry Potter carried her love for soccer across the Atlantic to a team not unlike her Huskers, Manchester United. They were once great and believe they can be again, but it hasn’t really happened yet. Laura is also a fan of the MLS team Sporting Kansas City.
Eric Walcott is a Legislative Assistant in the Michigan House of Representatives by day, and a soccer fan 24/7. He’s played soccer his whole life and now covers MLS, Portland Timbers, and Arsenal for LWOS. Eric helped start the supporters group Sons of Ransom for NPSL club Lansing United because there’s nothing quite like standing in the crowd and supporting your local team every weekend. 4th place might not be a trophy, but THE FA CUP SURELY IS!
Treble Radio host, Arslan Siddiqui, is a Canadian who does not speak many languages, but he has definitely specialized in the language of the beautiful game. When his grasp of the language isn’t strong enough, he (tries) to substitute it with comedy. He is a Liverpool fan who started the ‘Anfield Alive’ column on Last Word On Sports, where he provides commentary and opinion on everything Liverpool and Premier League related. A university student and a young adult, he promises to provide entertainment and (a little bit of) knowledge!