Episode 1826: Signing Jadon Sancho, Arteta’s Path, Five Subs, Social Exposure
Inspired by the apparently imminent arrival of G+A machine Jadon Sancho at Manchester United, we trawl through some of the outstanding statistical performers of the European season.
Meanwhile certain clubs are arguing for the extension of the five-substitute rule into next season: but who benefits most from the rule?
Love this myth-busting piece by Ignacio Palacios-Huerta, the original penalty king & master of game theory. Clear explanation why the 5 subs rule does not benefit big clubs. Enjoy! https://t.co/Gr2Tr0tkuG
— Ben Lyttleton (@benlyt) July 30, 2020
Jonathan Wilson joins us to talk about how Jadon Sancho could fit in at Old Trafford, and which one of Chelsea or Arsenal seem to have the brighter future.
Plus there’s competitive Richie Sadlier, Antonio Conte blasts off again, Ken the yoga teacher, and face nappies.
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“I got stopped by the police last week, which is a regular occurrence whenever I go back to Doncaster where I’m from. And, each time it’s “is this car stolen?”
????Danny Rose is our incredible guest w/ @RichieSadlier on today’s SC pod.
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As various groups scramble for the high moral ground in the wake of the aborted Saudi deal Ken tells the Toon Army that, yes, they will be happier in the arms of Mike Ashley.https://t.co/0t695O5Azw pic.twitter.com/XSeq2XKIqZ
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The League of Ireland season resumes tomorrow in a new truncated format. We chat to @DavidSneyd about the need for patience with the league’s new streaming platform, and the potential upsides of the gap in play for the league pic.twitter.com/LmhgY03RtY
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