[print_link] | Subscribe: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly An interesting week for Chelsea captain John Terry, the New Zealand FA doesn’t cover itself in glory and not so good for Manchester City. You can listen to these and other stories on our weekly podcast and can find explanations of key vocabulary in bold […]
Languagecaster Football Phrase of the Week: To Play a Blinder
[print_link] | Subscribe: Predictions Damon must be looking forward to this week’s fixtures after doing so well in last week’s predictions’ battle. We have games form the English FA Cup, the Premier League, top-of-the table clashes in Italy and Germany and a big game from La Liga all to look forward to. You can leave […]
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/Podcast28%20Ronaldo.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:15 — 16.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More On this week’s podcast we feature one of the greatest striker’s of this generation, Ronaldo, who retired this week. Remember on this week’s podcast you […]
This week saw the retirement of one of the greatest strikers of this generation, O Fenômeno, Ronaldo.
Our football review of the week looks back at the Champions League matches in Europe.
Squander a lead: This time we look at the phrase ‘to squander a lead’ which is connected to comebacks.
On this week’s podcast we review the recently completed Asia Cup tournament from Qatar
We look at the football phrase ‘to be in acres of space’ which refers to when players always have lots of room to play.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Inter Milan win again, Barca lose in the Cup and a fan on the pitch in England
Weekly Football Phrase: To dump out of…
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/pod23.1011.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:43 — 4.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | MoreOn this week’s podcast we have a profile of the newly appointed Liverpool manager, Kenny Dalglish as well as all the regular favourites on the show. […]
[print_link] | Subscribe: Predictions On this week’s predictions battle we feature games from the FA Cup, the Asia Cup, Serie A and La Liga. Check out some language used in making predictions here. This week’s guest predictor is Laura, a Juventus fan. Current Score: DB 70 | DF 87 | Guest 69 [TABLE=225]
This week’s English for football is the phrase to finish with aplomb which means to score a goal with a good deal of confidence, a great finish.
This week’s phrase is a ‘wake up call’
[print_link] | Subscribe: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Congratulations to Inter Milan for becoming the world’s best team although after yet another fantastic performance I doubt many in Catalonia would agree with that. Man City and Tevez are in the news again while the football world actually felt sorry for Big Sam! You […]
This week’s English for football phrase is nothing to do with winning, losing or tactics but instead is all about a piece of sports clothing known as the snood.
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/pod19.1011.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 15:05 — 6.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | MoreOn this week’s podcast look at the draw for the knockout stages of the Champions League – what’s the most interesting tie, which teams are dark […]
[print_link] | Subscribe: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Europe’s premier competition moves into the knockout stages, so good news the 16 teams that made it through. Meanwhile Chelsea look shaky in the Premier League….. You can listen to these and other stories on our weekly podcast. Explanations of key vocabulary (in bold) can […]
Slump: When a team is not playing well for a long period of time we can say that they are going through a slump…