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The Optus Sport Football Podcast

A disastrous day for Spurs | 'Ten Hag is doing standup comedy!' | Penthouse to outhouse for Phil | Is there a Real Madrid dynasty beckoning?

Season 5, Ep. 46

Mark Schwarzer is joined by Phil Kitromilides (fresh from the air conditioned, catered comfort of a Bernabeu box) along with Julien Laurens (much more humble) as the pointy end of the season hurtles towards us!


The lads discuss:

  • How Phil spent Saturday in the lap of luxury before effectively becoming a poor person on Sunday
  • That day at Anfield for Spurs, as the Londoners stare down an embarrassing end to the season
  • 'How goalkeepers need protecting!' - Mark Schwarzer, President (Goalkeepers Union)
  • Could Erik ten Hag really be on his way to Munich?
  • Real Madrid's incredible era of dominance that looks almost impossible to prevent


See every match of the Premier League, LALIGA, UEFA EURO 2024, Copa America 2024 and WSL live and on-demand on Optus Sport.


Listen to Optus Sport's award-winning limited series: Football Belongs, charting the cultural threads of Australian society through the lens of nine football matches:


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