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20 Best British Football Podcasts of 2021

Are you wanting to learn more about british football? Well you’ve come to the right place. This is a curated list of the best british football podcasts of 2021.

We have selected these podcasts for a variety of reasons, but they are all well worth a listen. We tried to select a variety of podcasts across the spectrum from hosts with a wide breadth of experience.

Best British Football Podcasts 2021

With thanks to ListenNotes, Crunchbase, SemRush and Ahrefs for providing the data to create and rank these podcasts.

Learn English with the British Council and Premier League

  • Publisher: Jack Radford & Rich Moon
  • Total Episodes: 635

The Premier Skills English podcast is a part of a project from the British Council and Premier League for people who are learning English and love football. If you want to know more visit the website, or get in touch at [email protected]

49er Faithful UK

  • Publisher: 49ers Faithful UK
  • Total Episodes: 96

The original UK Podcast of the 49er Faithful – 49ers football with a British accent

Turn Up For Watt? – Houston Texans Podcast

  • Publisher: PodcastTexans
  • Total Episodes: 80

Turn Up For Watt? Talking all things Houston Texans Football & Around The NFL from the Great British Isles


  • Publisher: MLS UK Show
  • Total Episodes: 87

Join British radio hosts Elliot Holman and Henry Hewitt as they take a look at Major League Soccer from across the pond. With analysis, predictions and debates, the pair are switching allegiances from ‘football’ to ‘soccer’ in a quest to escape the 0-0 draw. Welcome to the MLS UK Show.

The Nat Coombs Show

  • Publisher: ESPN, Nat Coombs
  • Total Episodes: 192

American Football, British accent! Host Nat Coombs is joined by a crack team of journalists, analysts, players and guests from across the ESPN galaxy to bring you the definitive transatlantic NFL podcast experience. Dropping into your podcatcher of choice throughout the 2020 season, we’ll bring you everything you need to know from around the league, whether you’re a veteran fan or new to the sport. Good to have you with us! 

British GQ football podcast: Strike!

  • Publisher: GQ Magazine
  • Total Episodes: 25

British GQ, the men’s magazine with an IQ, brings you Strike! The weekly Wednesday podcast features a slew of star guests, from footballers to film stars, invited on to discuss and debate all the latest football action. The podcast is hosted by GQ Style Fashion Director, Elgar Johnson.

Arsenal Gentleman’s Podcast

  • Publisher: Arsenal Gentleman’s Podcast
  • Total Episodes: 4

Join the Arsenal Gentleman for the modern-day world of Arsenal filtered through the 1930s. Each week you’ll hear the Only Official Final Score in British Broadcasting, Commentary Highlights in a 1930s style, an Away Safari travelogue, Player Profiles and The Lost Language of Football. Tinkety Tonk, old fruit! Please send missives to [email protected]


  • Publisher: Britballin
  • Total Episodes: 9

Join us live every Monday at 7pm to talk all things British American Football on our Vodcast some of our shows may contain strong language

Big Blue UK & Ireland

  • Publisher: Big Blue UK & Ireland
  • Total Episodes: 12

67% British, 33% Irish – but 100% Giants! A small pod, with Giant takes hosted every week by Dan, Kev and Shane. Discussing anything relating to the New York Football Giants #TogetherBlue

Dad & Lad Babble On

  • Publisher: Craig Douglas
  • Total Episodes: 6

British Filmmaker Craig Douglas talks with his Son Oliver about some of their favourite things, from football, films, their beloved Middlesbrough Football Club and everything else in between.

Gambling and Football – A Complicated Relationship

  • Publisher: Lewis Finney
  • Total Episodes: 1

An investigation into how gambling and football became intertwined and how that relationship has contributed to contemporary issues in British society in anticipation of a governmental review of the 2005 Gambling Act.

Hornet Heaven

  • Publisher: Hornet Heaven
  • Total Episodes: 72

Winner of the Silver award for Best Sport Podcast at the British Podcast Awards 2017 HORNET HEAVEN is an audio sitcom about being a football fan for life – and beyond. The setting is an afterlife paradise that’s reserved for Watford fans after they pass away. It turns out that Watford fans aren’t just Watford ’til they die. They’re Watford for all eternity. Fans in Hornet Heaven get to see every Watford game for the rest of time. They can also go back and watch any Watford match from the past, over and over again. You could say it’s to die for. Start with Series 1 Episode 1 (S1 E1) for an entertaining blend of football fact and character-based comedy drama that brings to life the reality of supporting a football club forever.

Franchise Sports Talk Football

  • Publisher: Franchise Sports
  • Total Episodes: 20

Talk Football features regular discussion and analysis from the NFL, covering the latest trades, games and headline stories. Franchise Sports is a British website covering US sport. Find daily articles on NBA, MLB and NFL at

Searching for Shineys

  • Publisher: Matthew Ketchell
  • Total Episodes: 11

A podcast series in which two old uni friends, Matt Ketchell and Richie Wyatt, attempt to track down and interview as many footballers who featured in the 1997 Merlin Premier League sticker book as they can find. The pair ask players questions football fans have always wanted the answers to, take a nostalgic dribble through the playing career of their guest and stop to focus on the 1996/97 Premier League campaign, a period widely regarded as British football’s sweet spot.  See for privacy and opt-out information.


  • Publisher: BAFCA
  • Total Episodes: 29

The British American Football Coaches Association (BAFCA) Coaching Podcast is a resource for coaches in the United Kingdom and worldwide. The Podcast features both British coaches and coaches across globe sharing their advice on all aspects of coaching American football. Follow @BAFCAOfficial and @CoachLillis on social media.

Football Weekly – The #1 Football Podcast

  • Publisher: Brighty
  • Total Episodes: 1

A podcast created to have in-depth discussions and talks about British football!

The Full 10 Yards Podcast

  • Publisher: Tim Monk
  • Total Episodes: 46

A very British view on American Football

The Brain Always Wins

  • Publisher: Dr. John Sullivan & Chris Parker
  • Total Episodes: 2

The Brain Always Wins (BAW) is a collaboration of sport scientists and dieticians, led by Dr. John Sullivan, providing education and training to enhance performance. In this podcast series, Dr. John unpacks why a brain-first approach not only enhances performance at all levels but makes all the difference in your life. Dr. John is a Clinical Sport Psychologist and Sport Scientist. He has over twenty years of clinical and scholarly experience, including his work with the New England Patriots in the National Football League (NFL) for sixteen years as their Coordinator of sport science, and Director of Clinical Sport Psychology. Dr. Sullivan’s experience also includes such work within the National Basketball Association (NBA), Major League Soccer (MLS), British Premier Football League (EPL), Premier Rugby League, Australian Football League (AFL), and Olympic national teams. He is an expert consultant for the U.S. elite military within the United States Special Operations Command structure (USSOCOM/SOCOM) and the Naval Special Warfare Development Group (DEVGRU), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and domestic and international law enforcement agencies advising on both performance and welfare needs.

International Clearance

  • Publisher: Joe Walker & Scully
  • Total Episodes: 11

British footballers past & present share their experiences playing abroad, in a podcast hosted by Joe Walker & Scully. Follow @intlclearance on Twitter and Instagram for updates and news!

The Two Punts Podcast

  • Publisher: Harrison Colby
  • Total Episodes: 14

Just two British lads Macauley Sykes and Harrison Colby talking about American football.

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