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Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Levein & 6 Points Off 4th, Pressure Edinburgh Derby, Europa Preview & Managers Arguing

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Levein & 6 Points Off 4th, Pressure Edinburgh Derby, Europa Preview & Managers Arguing

September 17, 2019

It's an action packed Keeping the Ball on the Ground for you this week as it's all kicking off in Scottish Football again. Edinburgh Managers under severe pressure, bizarre post-match comments, Championship Managers arguing and the boys chat about players who they thought were duds ended up making it in the big time! Get us downloaded!

Si Ferry Meets… Peter Grant | Love Street 86, Centenary, ‘The 90s’, Coach w/ Celtic & Scotland

Si Ferry Meets… Peter Grant | Love Street 86, Centenary, ‘The 90s’, Coach w/ Celtic & Scotland

September 16, 2019

Former Celtic midfield General, Peter Grant is with Si this week as he talks us through the many highs and lows of playing with his boyhood team at Celtic Park.

From the success of his early days securing dramatic league titles and historical milestones with the club in the late 80s to Celtic’s barren years in the 90s as the team neared a financial implosion and began to fight their way back under manager and friend Tommy Burns.

The lads also discuss Peter’s time in coaching including his ill-fated return to Celtic with Tony Mowbray and his recent spell with the Scotland National Team under Alex McLeish.

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Scotland Games Review, Transfer Window and Keane & Owen Slaggings

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Scotland Games Review, Transfer Window and Keane & Owen Slaggings

September 10, 2019

After a short break the boys return following a grim week for the Scotland National Team as they discuss the recent displays at Hampden and question where the country goes from here. They also review the final deals in the transfer window as well as give their take on the recent public hammerings handed by Roy Keane and Michael Owen in the media recently.

Si Ferry Meets… Craig Brown | Life as a Manager - Last Man to Get Scotland to a Major Tournament

Si Ferry Meets… Craig Brown | Life as a Manager - Last Man to Get Scotland to a Major Tournament

September 9, 2019

The last man to get Scotland to a major tournament joins Si Ferry this week as Craig Brown discusses his route to becoming involved with Scotland and the pathway which led to him becoming full-time manager and navigating the country to some of its most iconic days

Si Ferry Meets… Craig Beattie | Martin O’Neill, Celtic Days, Hearts Cup Hero, Swansea, Travels

Si Ferry Meets… Craig Beattie | Martin O’Neill, Celtic Days, Hearts Cup Hero, Swansea, Travels

August 28, 2019

This week Simon is joined by former Celtic, Hearts, West Brom, Swansea & Scotland striker, Craig Beattie as he talks through his career which involves stories with the likes of Edgar Davids, Gordon Strachan, Martin O’Neill, Tommy Gravesen and Brendan Rodgers.

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Rangers v Celtic Preview, Danny Lennon, Craig Beattie & Player/Managers

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Rangers v Celtic Preview, Danny Lennon, Craig Beattie & Player/Managers

August 27, 2019

The nation's favourite football show brings you the latest chat from Scottish Football as Si, Slaney and Kev look ahead to the first meeting of Celtic and Rangers at Ibrox this season, discuss whether Danny Lennon's decision to sub himself on for Clyde should be seen as a laughing matter or not and chat about the role of a player/manager.

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Round 2 Fringe Shows, Team Talks on Pitch, League Sponsors & VAR

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | Round 2 Fringe Shows, Team Talks on Pitch, League Sponsors & VAR

August 20, 2019

We've got an action packed show this week as the lads are covering all bases including last weekend's League Cup results, putting a rally cry out for a new SPFL Sponsor, discussing Managers who hold team talks on the pitch as well as give their views on whether VAR is killing the game or not. 

Si Ferry Meets… David Robertson | Alex Ferguson, Aberdeen, Rangers, Leeds & Managing in India

Si Ferry Meets… David Robertson | Alex Ferguson, Aberdeen, Rangers, Leeds & Managing in India

August 14, 2019

Decorated former Aberdeen, Rangers and Leeds United full back David Robertson joins Si to discuss his trophy-laden career as well as his well highlighted period as Real Kashmir FC Manger over in the most militarised area in India!

This man has not had a quiet time in football - from coming through under Sir Alex Ferguson at Aberdeen, winning 9 in-a-row with Rangers, playing under George Graham at Leeds to now trying to organise training sessions and win football matches among a war torn area thousands of miles from home - David has a fair few stories to tell!

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | 1st Fringe Show, Weekends Results, Scots Down South

Keeping the Ball on the Ground | 1st Fringe Show, Weekends Results, Scots Down South

August 13, 2019

On this week's show the boys are off the back of the first Open Goal show at the Edinburgh Fringe on Sunday and give a bit of chat from the night, discuss the weekend's football results while keeping an eye on how the Scottish players in the Premier League down south are getting on.

Si Ferry Meets… Willo Flood | Man City 1st Team, Dundee Utd, Celtic Move & Dons

Si Ferry Meets… Willo Flood | Man City 1st Team, Dundee Utd, Celtic Move & Dons

August 6, 2019

Willo Flood sits down with former teammate Si Ferry for another very honest and candid chat about a career that has not been without its talking points.

From playing with Anelka, getting robbed in Manchester, taking a penalty against the team he was signing for the next day, debuting for Celtic v Rangers and a failed trip to Bali, there’s plenty to discuss in this humorous and insightful interview with the Irishman.

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