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Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Hearts v Celtic Final, Dons Lose the Heeds, Ball Boys & Goodwin

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Hearts v Celtic Final, Dons Lose the Heeds, Ball Boys & Goodwin

April 16, 2019

Your favourite podcast team is back again this week as they take their own unique view on the latest events in Scottish Football including Hearts and Celtic making it to the William Hill Scottish Cup Final, Aberdeen players losing the plot and whether Jim Goodwin should be Manager of the Year.

Si Ferry Meets… Rab Douglas | Goalie of many jobs, Celtic Days, UEFA Cup Final, Dundee Survival

Si Ferry Meets… Rab Douglas | Goalie of many jobs, Celtic Days, UEFA Cup Final, Dundee Survival

April 15, 2019

Former Celtic and Dundee goalkeeper, Rab Douglas is in the chair with Si this week as he chats through his career between the sticks.

In what can be an unforgiving role in a football team, Rab discusses the various highs and lows in an extraordinary career which started out playing part-time while working as a bricklayer and fireman before turning pro at 25 and then going on to win multiple honours and a place in Celtic’s team in the 2003 UEFA Cup Final.

Si Ferry Meets… Gary Locke | Living the Dream @ Hearts, 98 Cup Final, 2012 Cup Win, Gaffer & Admin

Si Ferry Meets… Gary Locke | Living the Dream @ Hearts, 98 Cup Final, 2012 Cup Win, Gaffer & Admin

April 9, 2019

We’ve got a dyed in the wool Hearts fan and Jambo legend sitting down with Si this week as he talks us through living the dream with his boyhood club at Tynecastle as player, coach and Manager.

As well as touching on his time with Killie and Bradford, Lockey is on brilliant form as he recites some of the most hilarious and insightful anecdotes we’ve had on the show from a career which has seen many highs and lows throughout.

Si Ferry Meets… Bob Malcolm | Rangers Youth, Advocaat, Treble, Ibrox Social Culture, ‘Well & Oz

Si Ferry Meets… Bob Malcolm | Rangers Youth, Advocaat, Treble, Ibrox Social Culture, ‘Well & Oz

April 3, 2019

Former Rangers man, Bob Malcolm joins Si this week to chat through his footballing career from doing the jobs as a young boy coming through at Ibrox to the facing challenges for his place under Advocaat and then becoming an treble winner for his boyhood club.

He also discusses life as a Rangers player during his era such as the social and drinking culture which was seen as the norm back in those days as well as the intensity of living in the Glasgow goldfish bowl as a Rangers player. We also chat about Bob's life outside of Ibrox including his moves to Derby, Motherwell and Australia.

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Celtic v Rangers Review

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Celtic v Rangers Review

April 2, 2019

Peter MacDonald or ‘Peaso’ as known by many join regulars Si Ferry and Slaney to mull over the action-packed game that took place at Celtic Park over the weekend. Expect analysis and total nonsense as always!

RIGHT IN THE COUPON | Celtic v Rangers Preview, Scotland and the Battle for 3rd & Bottom

RIGHT IN THE COUPON | Celtic v Rangers Preview, Scotland and the Battle for 3rd & Bottom

March 28, 2019

It’s a big week for Scottish Football talking points as the boys look ahead to a massive game at Celtic Park as well as discussing a turbulent few days for the Scotland National Team. Good chat, loads of laughs and with any luck a coupon to finally come up!

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Scotland Results, Long Journeys, Hassle on the Street & Celtic v Rangers Preview

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Scotland Results, Long Journeys, Hassle on the Street & Celtic v Rangers Preview

March 26, 2019

Si, Slaney and Kevin Kyle make up the team today as they chat about the recent Scotland performances that have had the nation on a downer as well regaling old stories about long journeys and getting hassle on the street. Plenty of laughs as usual as the lads also take a moment to look ahead to this weekend's big game as Celtic take on Rangers.

Si Ferry Meets… John Higgins | Life & Laughs as Snooker World Champion and Following Celtic

Si Ferry Meets… John Higgins | Life & Laughs as Snooker World Champion and Following Celtic

March 25, 2019

Not the usual type of of sportsman joining us this week as we’re delighted to welcome the Wizard of Wishaw and 4-time Snooker World Champion, John Higgins to the show!

John is in great form as he recounts some of the best stories from his career at the top level of snooker involving some of the biggest names in the game, combining that with some of his fondest memories following his boyhood team, Celtic over the years.

Si Ferry Meets… Robbie Savage | Life and Career In Football

Si Ferry Meets… Robbie Savage | Life and Career In Football

March 18, 2019

This week we welcome one of English football's biggest personalities in recent times, Robbie Savage.

Robbie talks with Si about his early days with the famous Class of '92 at Manchester United right through to claiming silverware with Martin O'Neill's Leicester and making himself a Premier League mainstay with the likes of Birmingham and Blackburn.

Never shy of a few ding dongs on the park, Robbie also speaks to us about all the different characters he's played with and against as well as the Managers he's played under.

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Idiot Pitch Invaders, McGregor Retirement, Football Reunions

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Idiot Pitch Invaders, McGregor Retirement, Football Reunions

March 12, 2019

A dramatic podcast this week as for the first time ever we see an injury occur during recording! Among the stretcher being called on, we've got Kevin Kyle in to talk the latest goings on in the Scottish Game and beyond!