Jacques Brunel has shocked the world… by naming an unchanged France team. Laurent Dupret of RMC Sport joins us from the press conference in Paris with news of what this tells us about French confidence on the back of their win last time out against Scotland.

©INPHO/Billy Stickland

US Murph tells us about Bryce Harper, the baseball player who has signed a 13-year contract with the Philadelphia Phillies worth $330 million, which makes it the most expensive contract in US team sports history… and the pitfalls of signing deals of this length.

Plus – Eoin McDevitt wages war on shroves, Ronnie O’Sullivan becomes Alf Stewart, France’s secret plan (pick sons of former greats) and Ken on tonight’s Champions League.

Click the image at the top of the page to play the show. Monday’s shows are free to all. To listen to our programming throughout the rest of the week, join the Second Captains World Service. It’s independent, commercial-free and member-led with feature interviews, breaking news, Richie Sadlier’s Player’s Chair, The Politics Podcast, and lots of added extras.

Go to Patreon

CHECK OUT OUR UPCOMING LIVE SHOWS & GET TICKETS WHEREVER YOU ARE.

LIVE SHOW TICKETS

BECOME A SECOND CAPTAINS WORLD SERVICE MEMBER AND GET COMPLETE ACCESS TO ALL OUR SHOWS AND ARCHIVE.

JOIN US