Bielsa’s Spygate Anxiety and the World’s greatest fake footballer

Bielsa’s Spygate Anxiety and the World’s greatest fake footballer

You’d almost be forgiven for thinking kicking a ball was the least important thing in football this week as the news continued to be dominated by Leeds and Spygate and weirdly, Microsoft powerpoint. We also meet the man behind the man who has scored over 800...
Spygate at Leeds, Burton get blown away & Jurgen’s bad wind

Spygate at Leeds, Burton get blown away & Jurgen’s bad wind

This week: A man in a bush causing chaos in the Midlands, Man City are all but through to the Carabao cup final, and Neil Warnock tries to get his slippy hands on some new players for Cardiff. ——————– On The Left Side is...
FA Cup magic, Klopp out and Tony Adams is Austin Powers

FA Cup magic, Klopp out and Tony Adams is Austin Powers

The new year brings new madness, new fashion and more footballing despair.   ——————- On The Left Side is written and produced by Ant McGinley and Jim Salveson. If you want to join the team drop us a line to hello@ontheleftside.co.uk...
OTLS 2018 Fannual

OTLS 2018 Fannual

In this bumper edition of the show, producer Ant picks out some of the big stories and best bits of how On The Left Side covered football in 2018. Hirings and firings, Winners and Losers, World Cup and Champions League, Technology and Tragedy are all covered here....
Man United fire Jose, and bring back Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Man United fire Jose, and bring back Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

It may be Christmas Eve but football doesn’t ever seem to stop so neither do we. In short, United swopped one of the Premier Leagues most successful managers ever for one of their worst and everyone seemed really happy about it. And there were lots of...