http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/Podcast%201%20Season%200910.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 14:42 — 6.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More The Premier League season kicks off this weekend which means that languagecaster’s football podcast is back. On this week’s first show of the season we […]
[print_link] Argentinian football, Premier League new faces and some sad news from Spain all feature in this seasons first good, the bad and the ugly section of languagecaster’s football podcast. Click on the links below to find out more on all of these stories. Explanations of key vocabulary (in bold) can be found at the […]
Former England manager Sir Bobby Robson died last weekend. In this post we take a look back at one of the most respected English managers
In this week’s quiz we feature former England and Ipswich town football manager Sir Bobby Robson who sadly passed away last week.
[print_link] | Teaching Ideas The second tier of English football, The Championship, kicks off this week and in this post we take a look at which teams we think will be involved in the promotion race or the relegation battle. To help you understand this reading there is a vocabulary list containing the words in […]
The Championship, England’s second division of football, kicks off this week and we would like you to predict the teams you think will be promoted to play in next year’s Premier League. Make three selections from the poll below or add another team if it has not already been included. Don’t forget to leave a […]
The football world was saddened to hear of Sir Bobby Robson’s death last week. The former England manager was 77 and universally regarded as the gentleman of English football. One of his former clubs, Newcastle United start off their Championship campaign without a manager and have been described as a joke by their club captain. […]
The summer transfer window is now in full swing with Real Madrid and Manchester City having spent most of the cash so far. Here is an additional list of phrases and terms connected with transfers to go along with our earlier post on the topic.
Steven Gerrard walks free, David Beckham may walk but John Terry won’t. The three England players dominated the football news this week with Gerrard being found not guilty of affray, David Beckham rumoured to be on his way out of LA and rumours of John Terrry’s transfer to Manchester City still not going away. Come […]
[print_link] It seems that America is fallng out of love with David Beckham. Read the article on the former England captain’s current troubles at his club LA Galaxy. Vocabulary in bold is explained at the end of the post to help you with comprehension. David Beckham’s return to LA after his Italian break has not […]
I don’t like football: An interview with a non-football fan
Being a fan: Manchester City
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/andy-11.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (955.4KB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More[print_link] | Teaching Ideas In this teaching ideas post we have an interview with Arsenal fan Andy who tells us about some of his memories while supporting the Gunners. […]
[print_link] The Argentinian Clausura championship finished at the weekend with a remarkable battle between the top two sides. Read how Vélez Sarsfield beat Huracán to win the title in the post below and use the vocabulary list at the bottom of the page to help you with your comprehension. Excitement galore on the final day […]
The language of football transfers in 4 easy steps: In this post we take a look at the language of football transfers. There is also a short vocabulary list at the foot of this post.
A busy week in football saw Brazil reach the Confederation Cup final where they will meet outsiders, the USA after they ended Spain’s amazing unbeaten run in the semi-final 2-0. I think you’ll find one of our correspondents here at languagecaster tipped the US side to make the final! Meanwhile, Estudiantes and Gremio hold the […]