Bobby

In a week where football was thrown into chaos it’s fitting that the subject of this new episode is someone who’s love for football epitomises how fans feel about the happenings in 2021. Join Ash, Joel and Matthew as they welcome author David Hartrick to talk about Bobby Robson.

Using David’s brand new book Silver Linings – Bobby Robson’s England as it’s ethos, the boys chat through his time as England boss and the ending that fell after Italia 90, plus look back at his impressive club CV during the decade. Plus, there’s talk on Brighton, Gazza and yes that damn European Super League, too. More than ever though, keep it 90s.

Silver Linings – Bobby Robson’s England is out on April 26th from Pitch Publishing.

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One Something Wonders

Another slice of 90s football heads your way as the gang recall the ‘One Something Wonders’ from the decade that changed football forever. Ash Rose is joined by Joel Young, Matthew Crist and author Tom Whitworth as they run down the flash in the pans, the one season top flight teams and some short-lived 90s gaffers. Plus, there’s chat on Tom’s brand new book ‘When The Seagulls Follow The Trawler’ and memories of Sheffield Wednesday in the 1990s. Keep it90s

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London Calling

The capital is calling us on this new episode of the original 90s football podcast as we look back on London football in the 90s. Ash welcomes back Joel to the show, along with author of ‘London Fields’ Mark Waldron and Presenter and YouTuber James Allcott. The boys look back at the best and the worst from the decade’s six main top flight teams and then build the ultimate 90s London XI. There’s chat on Arsenal, Spurs, Chelsea, West Ham, Wimbledon and probably more QPR than you’d imagine! London’s calling and so is your latest dose of 90s football nostalgia. Keep it 90s!

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Ultimate 90s XI

The gang reconvene to create the quintessential team of the 1990s. No this isn’t the best team of the decade, it’s an eleven of players that scream 1990s! So join Ash Rose, Matthew Crist and Paul Benson as they breakdown unfashionable goalies, foreign fancies, hard men and England’s infamous left hand side.
Plus, we speak to Liverpool and England legend John Barnes about transitions, cream suits and THAT rap. #Keepit90s

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Back in the 90s

The original 90s football podcast is back for it’s sixth season and we’re reminiscing once again about the decade that changed football forever. For our first episode of the year, Ash Rose is joined by Matthew Crist and Hooked On’s Paul Benson to discuss those things from the 90s that modern football has left behind. So prepare for chat on goalkeeper who weren’t cool, goal nets (again) and whatever happened to Mike Walker? Plus we chew the Maine Road fat with former Manchester City boss Brian Horton as he chats about his new book and his time in charge of City. #Keepit90s.

Thanks to Pitch Publishing. Brian Horton’s new book ‘Two Thousand Games’ is available now.

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90s Icons – Shearer

We get back to our theme of 90s icons for this new episodes and today’s subject of focus is Alan Shearer. Ash is joined by regular cohort Matthew Crist and freelance football journalist Matt ‘Ketch’ Ketchell to look back at the 90s career of one of the best players of the decade. The boys talk through his big move to Blackburn, the title win, SAS and of course his homecoming to Newcastle – plus loads of England in between. Keep it 90s!

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The Autobiographies Episode

Ash and Joel are joined by authors John Smith and Dan Trelfer to discuss their brand new book ‘Second Yellow’ which picks out the best bits from footballers autobiographies. The boys pull out the most 90s-related stories to much hilarity whilst also discussing their fandom from the east and west sides of London. Plus, Ash chews the 90s fat with former Nottingham Forest and Norway midfielder Lars Bohinen and there’s tangents galore as we discover which famous TV presenter of the era took a shine to a very 90s defender. Keep it 90s!

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Our 90s with Sam Homewood – Podcast

Alive and Kicking is back and ready to lighten your lockdown with more 90s nostalgia from the decade that changed football forever. In this first episode of the new series we introduce ‘Our 90s’ as host Ash Rose and regulars Joel Young and Matthew Crist welcome TV presenter Sam Homewood to talk about his 90s likes and dislikes from Manchester United. There’s chat on great games, great goals, lots of kit talk and far too mentions of Brian McClair – plus all the usual 90s nonsense in between. Keep it 90s!

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90s Icons – Juninho – Podcast

It’s taken 120-odd episodes, but we’re finally going full throttle on one of our favourite players of the 1990s. Yes, this is your Juninho show. Ash and Joel (obviously) are joined by Tom Flight – author of a recently released book on Boro’s 96-97 season – and the trio wax lyrical about the greatest player to don the Middlesbrough shirt. They chat through his emergence at The Umbro Cup, his arrival on Teeside and how he fell in love with the club in that roller-coaster season. Keep it 90s!

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England at USA 94 – Podcast

It’s tournament time again for Alive and Kicking and we’ve rewound the clock to change the course of history for this episode, and ask the question…who would have been England’s 1994 squad if they had qualified for USA 94. Ash Rose and Matthew Crist are joined by writer Stuart Steelyard to discuss his very article on the subject and debate what names would have gone to the finals twenty-six years ago. Plus thanks to NOW TV we chat to former Liverpool and England legend John Barnes on The Reds transition during the decade, Italia 90 and of course World In Motion! Keep it 90s!

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Locking down an XI – Podcast

The three merry men of 90s football chat are together again to keep you entertained during this strange old time. In this new episode they take their own spin on the ‘Carra Challenge’ by putting together XI’s governed by two very big rules – and in the process get it completely wrong! There’s also chat on Euro 96 Relived, some upcoming shows and the ultimate kit manufacturer of the 1990s too! Keep it 90s!

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VHS and Chill – Podcast

With the world stuck indoors thanks to the coronavirus pandemic the Alive and Kicking team aim to entertain you with a look back at the biggest football films of the 1990s. Join Ash Rose and Joel Young as they look back on four ‘classics’ from the big and small screens; When Saturday Comes, I.D., Fever Pitch and My Summer With Des. The boys discuss the highs and lows of each offering and see how well each have dated since their original release over twenty years ago. Plus, in an exclusive interview, star of I.D. Reece Dinsdale talks us through the cult classic and his love for all things Andy Booth. Keep it 90s!

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Italia 90 – Podcast

Take a break from the horrors of 2020 with the return of the original 90s football podcast, Alive and Kicking. On this episode we travel back to the summer of 1990 and relive Italia 90 once again. Host Ash Rose is once again joined by writer Matthew Crist and on the eve of his new Italia 90 podcast hitting the airwaves Mark Godfrey. Our trusty trio look back on the tournament that changed football and pick out the best games, goals, players and loads more memories from an unforgettable finals. So sit back and remember a simpler time of Nessun Dorma, Gazza, World In Motion and the greatest mascot of a time. Keep it 90s!

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Italia 90 – Podcast

Take a break from the horrors of 2020 with the return of the original 90s football podcast, Alive and Kicking. On this episode we travel back to the summer of 1990 and relive Italia 90 once again. Host Ash Rose is once again joined by writer Matthew Crist and on the eve of his new Italia 90 podcast hitting the airwaves Mark Godfrey. Our trusty trio look back on the tournament that changed football and pick out the best games, goals, players and loads more memories from an unforgettable finals. So sit back and remember a simpler time of Nessun Dorma, Gazza, World In Motion and the greatest mascot of a time. Keep it 90s!

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Panini – Podcast

We’re back for another year and to kick-off 2020 – which means 1990 is now thirty years ago – we get all misty eyed over Panini. With the sticker giants back in driving seat with their new Premier League album, Ash, Matthew and Greg Lansdowne look back at Panini’s 90s offerings and what went wrong for them throughout the decade. So get ‘stuck in’ to the first 90s slice of goodness from the original 1990s football show….and Keep it 90s!

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90s Icons – Ian Wright – Podcast

It’s finally here, we’ve finally got round to doing player focus episodes, and we have I’m A Celebrity to thank for it! For out first 90s Icons show we take a look back of the 90s career of Ian Wright, Wright, Wright! Ash and Joel are joined by writer and self proclaimed Wrighty fanatic Chas Newkey-Burden to chat through the good, bad and ugly (that being his top 43 hit) on Ian Wright. From scoring in the FA Cup Final for Crystal Palace to his rise to as an all-time Arsenal legend and everything in-between.
Plus, keeping with the London theme we speak to former striker Clive Allen about his late career in the 90s and kicking for the London Monarchs! Keep it90s!

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90s Nuttiest Chairman – Podcast

Alive and Kicking tread new ground by looking back at the nine nuttiest chairman of the 1990s! Ash and Joel are in the hot seats and look back and some the most fascinating stories from some of the craziest owners of the decade. Theirs chairman taking over teams, chairman talking to aliens and most astonishing, chairman pulling off the worst crimes you’ve heard – it would make Harchester look like a realistic place. So sit back as we discuss Sugar, Nodes, Knighton, Bates and all the rest in our very own rouges gallery of 1990s head honchos! Keep it 90s!

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Thursday Night Football – Podcast

Revelling in European week the Alive and Kicking team go all gooey-eyed over the now defunct The Cup Winners Cup. Joining Ash, Joel and Matthew is author Steven Scragg who has literally written a book on the classic competition and the boys chat through it’s highs and lows in the tournaments final hurrah. With Man Utd’s 1991 turning point, Arsenal’s mid-90s triumph and tragedy and the quirky nature of football on a Thursday night (and sometimes Wednesday). Keep it 90s!

(Apologies we had some sound level issues for this episode, all will be rectified for next week).

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90s Nuggets – Podcast

The original 90s Football podcast returns as the boys welcome Richard Foster on to the show to talk about his new book Premier League nuggets. They delve into some facts and stats from the first decade of the Premier League and recall some one-game wonders, first Premier League games and loads more factoids straight from the book. There’s also chat on Attilio Lombardo, Eric Cantona and a look back at last month’s live show. Keep it 90s!

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Room 1990s….LIVE! – Podcast

For only the second time in his illustrious podcasting history, Alive and Kicking went LIVE for a special episode! Recorded as part of the excellent Jumpers For Goalposts festival, Ash, Joel and Matthew are joined by special guest Nigel Winterburn in front of a live audience for Room 1990s! Flipping the switch on the classic Room 101 theme, the boys argue their case on what they think should be included in a dream 1990s football room! Plus tons of chat with Nigel on his career with Arsenal and battles with Manchester United! Keep it 90s!

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