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The 200% Podcast Live! FA Cup Final Special!

Good afternoon, everybody, and welcome to FA Cup final on Twohundredpercent. Such has been our over-excitement at being able to master the technology of podcasting, this afternoon we are live casting the whole of the afternoon and into the evening, featuring a director’s commentary for the FA Cup edition of Pointless, predicting the result of...

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May 30, 2015
Ian

FIFA 16 & The Women’s World Cup – A Great Leap Forward

If ever there was an organisation that needed a little bit of good news, that organisation would have to be the Federation of International Football Associations. As a public relations exercise, the last forty-eight hours or so couldn’t have gone much worse for FIFA, and Sepp Blatter and his now somewhat dwindled gang of merry...

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May 28, 2015
Ian

Handle With Care – FIFA & Different Flavours Of Reform

It would be something of a stretch to suggest that the events the last thirty-six hours have been a surprise to most football supporters, but this doesn’t mean that they haven’t been something of a shock. For all that we felt about the dark heart at the centre of FIFA, it has long felt as...

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May 28, 2015
Ian

Dear The FBI, Can We Can Have Our Ball Back, Please?

Looking for an in-depth investigation into the dark heart of FIFA? You’re in the wrong place, for now, at least. This is an excellent primer into the whys and wherefores of the culture that has led to today’s extraordinary events. Looking for a summary of the background to the specific charges brought today? Have a...

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May 27, 2015
Ian

Toot Toot! All Aboard The Managerial Merry-go-Round! (2015 Edition)

On a weekend otherwise only notable for the players of Newcastle United demonstrating a degree of what they may be capable of when required and a truly wince-inducing last game of the season for Liverpool, it was West Ham United who gave this summer’s managerial merry-go-round its firmest push yet in deciding to give Sam...

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May 26, 2015
Ian

The 200% Podcast 13: FOUL!

This week’s Twohundredpercent podcast is a day later than usual, and focuses on the dark art of the foul. You can download the Twohundredpercent podcast by right-clicking and saving here, you can stream it through the link below or you can subscribe to this series on Itunes by clicking here.

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May 23, 2015
Ian

The Power Of Discretion And Why Guidelines Are… King

The Scottish Football Association (SFA) decision to deem Dave King “fit and proper” to become a Rangers director has proved widely popular. It is popular with Rangers fans because they believe the South African-based businessman will help fund the club back to what they call its “rightful place.” And it is popular with other fans...

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May 22, 2015
Mark
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