Kick-off your entertainment with a sports podcast

Football, rugby, cricket, tennis, boxing and more. There’s a podcast for every sport you can think of, but here are six of our favourites.

That Peter Crouch Podcast

Each week Peter Crouch, Tom Fordyce and Chris Stark explore what it’s like to be a professional footballer. From iconic player stories from Crouchy’s past, to the current state of football today. You’ll also get to hear from some fantastic guests. Tune in now.

The Guardian Football Weekly

Arguably one of the best football podcasts out there. Hosted by Max Rushden and the pod squad, this series takes a light-hearted look at the week’s latest action and news. Give it a listen.

The Kickabout With Johnny Vaughan

Join Johnny Vaughan and Gavin “The Woodman” Woods for an alternative build-up to the weekend’s sport, with off-the-ball news, quirky stories and, more often than not, bizarre impressions of Rugby League fans. A great pick if you want to hear about a variety of sport (not just the footie). Check it out.

Middle Please, Umpire

Hosted by England’s World Cup winning bowler Mark Wood and comedian (and cricket super-fan) Miles Jupp, this podcast offers great insights into the game with some incredible guests to match. An amazing listen for its witty commentary and expert knowledge. Take a look now.

The Fight with Teddy Atlas

Teddy Atlas is one of the most well-respected boxing commentators and coaches to ever grace the sport. With 18 world champions trained, Teddy provides his unrivalled insight into the world of boxing with fight analysis, predictions, and behind-the-scenes stories. Listen in today.

No Challenges Remaining

Hosts Ben Rothenberg and Courtney Nguyen talk all things tennis alongside some amazing guest stars. Every episode is guaranteed to make you laugh, rant and rave as they dissect great gameplay and bust some taboos along the way. Check it out now.

We think these podcasts have really smashed it. There’s something for every sports fan to enjoy. So, give them a listen and get the advantage over your mates.


  • SMARTY Team
  • March 24th, 2022