Football Is Nice with Russell Brand
Ep #21: Russell Sabotages TalkSport Experience & A Drunken Childhood

Ep #21: Russell Sabotages TalkSport Experience & A Drunken Childhood

January 26, 2022

Welcome to Football is Nice with me, Russell Brand, and my co-host Gareth Roy!

This week features: 

  • Russell's time on TalkSport
  • Gareth's drunken childhood
  • Danny Murphy
  • M&M's unusual identity change
  • Your weird reasons games have been delayed 
  • Christiano Ronaldo's Neck
  • The plan to meet the Turkish Simon Cowell
  • Jenny May's Big Black Apple
  • VAR is in trouble again
  • Bielsa's deep existential pain
  • Pep's inability to discuss the title

If you'd like to send a compliment to Gareth please tweet @jennymayfinn on Twitter!

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Produced by Jenny May Finn

Episode #20: The Dr. Doolittle of Punditry

Episode #20: The Dr. Doolittle of Punditry

January 19, 2022

Welcome to Football is Nice with me, Russell Brand, and my co-host Gareth Roy!

This week we whittled on about: 

  • Our producer Jenny May Finn leaning in for you.
  • The time Russell & Gareth deceived Christina Aguilara 
  • Did Russell endorse Charlton's pies?
  • The League Table Upset continues
  • Coutinho is shy!!
  • Russell's mates' football insights
  • Waterloo stations's Bird of Prey
  • Russell's Hollywood Career on Horses
  • Will Rooney become a manager?
  • Is Graham Potter's name too stupid?
  • Managerial Fashion Watch Continues 
  • A Shetland Pony & A Carp

If you'd like to send a compliment to Gareth please tweet @jennymayfinn on Twitter!

Let us know what you think of it on Twitter using #FootballisNice and if you are listening on iTunes please leave us a review! 

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Instagram: @russellbrand, @jennymayfinn

Produced by Jenny May Finn

Episode #19: A Series Of Unfortunate Events

Episode #19: A Series Of Unfortunate Events

January 13, 2022

Welcome to Football is Nice with me, Russell Brand, and my co-host Gareth Roy!

We are back after our Winter Break and we had a lot to say:

  • We read out some of your brutal football upsets 
  • Russell's experience on Micail Antonio's podcast
  • Emoji Etiquette 
  • Russell's dog's incident in Windsor
  • Gareth's TK Maxx Debacle 
  • Man Utd - what's going on?
  • Is a real life Foo Fighter coming on the podcast?
  • What about pitch invasions?
  • Bielsa's translation enhancer 
  • And there's a huge upset in our Predictions League Table

If you'd like to send a compliment to Gareth please tweet @jennymayfinn on Twitter!

Let us know what you think of it on Twitter using #FootballisNice and if you are listening on iTunes please leave us a review! 

Twitter: @russellbrand, @garethtrews, @jennymayfinn

Instagram: @russellbrand, @jennymayfinn

Produced by Jenny May Finn

Episode #18: Football Is Christ

Episode #18: Football Is Christ

December 9, 2021

Welcome to Football is Nice with me, Russell Brand, and my co-host Gareth Roy!

This almost seasonal but not quite episode thrived on:

  • Russell's reaction to West Ham's win against Chelsea 
  • What a start Bowen is!
  • The Middle of Lidl
  • Man City's ability to always produce great players
  • Your funny stories about mistakes and Gareth's reluctance to accept them
  • The Behind Hug
  • Moyes' Gilet
  • Klopp's Snood
  • How beautiful Virgil van Dijk would look naked
  • Eddie Howe licking his lips too much
  • An update on our Foo Fighter Austin McPhee's success

If you'd like to send a compliment to Gareth please tweet @jennymayfinn on Twitter!

Let us know what you think of it on Twitter using #FootballisNice and if you are listening on iTunes please leave us a review! 

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Instagram: @russellbrand, @jennymayfinn

Produced by Jenny May Finn

Episode #17 (feat. 1 Breakfast)

Episode #17 (feat. 1 Breakfast)

December 2, 2021

Welcome to Football is Nice with me, Russell Brand, and my co-host Gareth Roy!

This guest-less week features: 

  • 1 Breakfast
  • Ralph Rangnick
  • Hilarious Arguments 
  • Gareth writing letters to football clubs 
  • Snowflakes in manager's eyes
  • Man Utd doing NO tactical training
  • Ivan Tony's Mum
  • JMF & Russell Debate The Function Thighs  
  • Rich People Leaf Blowers
  • The Predictions League Table Gets Serious

If you'd like to send a compliment to Gareth please tweet @jennymayfinn on Twitter!

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Instagram: @russellbrand, @jennymayfinn

Produced by Jenny May Finn

Episode #16 (feat. Playing with a False 9)

Episode #16 (feat. Playing with a False 9)

November 25, 2021

Welcome to Football is Nice with me, Russell Brand, and my co-host Gareth Roy!

If you'd like to send a compliment to Gareth please tweet @jennymayfinn on Twitter!

Let us know what you think of it on Twitter using #FootballisNice and if you are listening on iTunes please leave us a review! 

Twitter: @russellbrand, @garethtrews, @jennymayfinn

Instagram: @russellbrand, @jennymayfinn

Produced by Jenny May Finn

Episode #15 (feat. Tony Cottee)

Episode #15 (feat. Tony Cottee)

November 18, 2021

Welcome to Football is Nice with me, Russell Brand, and my co-host Gareth Roy!

This high energy episode was fuelled by: 

  • Russell's disdain for International Week
  • Tony Cottee's anecdotes 
  • Russell's inability to pronounce San Merino
  • Jenny May's encounter with Gareth Southgate
  • Ketchup
  • Aston Villa retaining their rockstar 
  • Dean Smith's move to Norwich 
  • Stories about when you listeners have been humiliated 

If you'd like to send a compliment to Gareth please tweet @jennymayfinn on Twitter!

Let us know what you think of it on Twitter using #FootballisNice and if you are listening on iTunes please leave us a review! 

Twitter: @russellbrand, @garethtrews, @jennymayfinn

Instagram: @russellbrand, @jennymayfinn

Produced by Jenny May Finn

 

Episode #14 (feat. Tony Adams)

Episode #14 (feat. Tony Adams)

November 10, 2021

Welcome to Football is Nice with me, Russell Brand, and my co-host Gareth Roy!

This high energy episode was fuelled by: 

  • Russell's future predicting skills 
  • West Ham's Win!
  • Antonio giving away too much important intel
  • Would you wear a football jersey on a date? 
  • Russell's genius disguises 
  • Tony Adam's takes over the show!
  • Gareth tries out his new segment "Good Week / Bad Week"

If you'd like to send a compliment to Gareth please tweet @jennymayfinn on Twitter!

Let us know what you think of it on Twitter using #FootballisNice and if you are listening on iTunes please leave us a review! 

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Instagram: @russellbrand, @jennymayfinn

Produced by Jenny May Finn

 

Episode #13 (feat. Carlton Cole)

Episode #13 (feat. Carlton Cole)

November 4, 2021

Welcome to Football is Nice with me, Russell Brand, and my co-host Gareth Roy!

This high energy episode was fuelled by: 

  • Carlton Cole's Life Lessons
  • Your experiences meeting famous people at football games
  • Russell's dream about David Moyes
  • JMF's eyes
  • Harry Kane not really into football anymore
  • THERE'S A BIRD IN THE HOUSE! THERE'S A BIRD IN THE HOUSE!
  • Pundits Are People Too!
  • Footballers wearing bras saga...continued and concluded?
  • Should the offside rule be changed?

If you'd like to send a compliment to Gareth please tweet @jennymayfinn on Twitter!

Let us know what you think of it on Twitter using #FootballisNice and if you are listening on iTunes please leave us a review! 

Twitter: @russellbrand, @garethtrews, @jennymayfinn

Instagram: @russellbrand, @jennymayfinn

Produced by Jenny May Finn

 

Episode 12 (feat. Frank McAvennie)

Episode 12 (feat. Frank McAvennie)

October 28, 2021

Welcome to Football is Nice with me, Russell Brand, and my co-host Gareth Roy!

This football-based aural joy involves:

  • Ole Gunnar Solskjær's fate
  • Liverpool VS Man Utd Rivalry
  • Is football run by impulsive people?
  • Is Antonio Conte from Labrinth?
  • Mo Salah's transcendent footballing skills
  • Your humiliating football moments 
  • Frank McAvennie appears
  • The Matrix Celebration 
  • When does David Moyes decide to change into his suit?!
  • Gareth's observations.

If you'd like to send a compliment to Gareth please tweet @jennymayfinn on Twitter!

Let us know what you think of it on Twitter using #FootballisNice and if you are listening on iTunes please leave us a review! 

Twitter: @russellbrand, @garethtrews, @jennymayfinn

Instagram: @russellbrand, @jennymayfinn

Produced by Jenny May Finn

 

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