The Rugby Pod
Stuart Hogg on European success and looking ahead to the Premiership Final
It hasn’t taken long for Stuart Hogg to find his feet at high flying Exeter as they prepare to do the double this weekend. Big Jim and Goodey chat to the Scotsman about European success against Racing, life at Exeter and just how excited he is at the possibility of lifting the Premiership trophy this weekend. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE to keep up to date with all the latest Rugby Pod content.
The Rugby Pod - Season 5 Episode 10
Champions Cup winner Stuart Hogg joins us to talk about the spirit, culture and confidence at the Chiefs and what happened on the bus after the best European Cup final ever! He fills us in on that photo with Finn and all things Scotland ahead of the autumn and how he's taking things from Exeter into the international setup. Plus, Goodey tells us what's going on at Wasps with all the uncertainty over the Premiership final, and we look ahead to the Six Nations restarting as well! Listen to the podcast here: https://bit.ly/3m2sk3e Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE to keep up to date with all the latest Rugby Pod content.
The Rugby Pod - Season 5 Episode 9
We're joined by Wasps head coach Lee Blackett to find out just how he's managed to take them from 10th place to the Premiership final in half a season and Jim is issuing a formal apology and jumping on board the Wasps bandwagon! We also discuss friend of the show John Cooney's Ireland omission, Australia v New Zealand, the Champions Cup final and Jim attempts to solve another riddle... Listen to the full podcast here: https://bit.ly/2H0R6Sc Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE to keep up to date with all the latest Rugby Pod content!
Wasps Head Coach Lee Blackett on how they have turned things around to make the Premiership Final
Pod Preview: Wasps Head Coach Lee Blackett joins us this week as his side put on a dominant display to reach the Premiership Final. He discusses taking over from Dai Young and the pressures the come with coaching at the top, he also tells us just how good Jack Willis is and he looks ahead to the Premiership Final after a season of ups and downs at the Ricoh. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE to keep up to date with all the latest Rugby Pod content.
The Rugby Pod - Season 5 Episode 8
Big Jim and Goodey dissect the Sale saga with an open cloth to get to the bottom of what's gone on and we focus on the positives too as Bristol fly half Callum Sheedy joins us to celebrate the Bears making the play-offs for the first time since 2007. He talks us through the club's journey from double Championship play-off heartache to Premiership play-offs and European final, as well as discussing the possibility of playing international rugby this autumn and who that might be for! Plus, Celtic Correspondent John Cooney is on the show to discuss a tough end to last season for him and how things are looking up now and Captain Carol Vorderman is back to test Jim once more with hilarious results... Listen to the podcast here: https://bit.ly/3jBuc1T
‘It’s a s**t show’ - The Rugby Pod on Sale Sharks and their semi-final hopes after Covid outbreak
POD PREVIEW: As the road to the premiership final fast approaches, Big Jim and Goodey take a look at Sale Sharks as they could potentially miss out on a semi-final spot after 19 cases of Covid amongst both staff and players. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE to keep up to date with all the latest Rugby Pod content, and check us out on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
The Rugby Pod - Season 5 Episode 6
We're joined by not one but two man of the match winners from the weekend's Champions Cup quarter-finals as Mike Rhodes and Jacques Vermeulen come aboard. Goodey celebrates Saracens' success, Big Jim's making a comeback and claims he's on the Lions' radar, we look ahead and predict the outcome of the European semi-finals, there's another riddle for Jim to solve and much more...
The Rugby Pod - Season 5 Episode 7
It's the end of an era and the changing of the guard as Big Jim reflects emotionally on Saracens' defeat and everything that comes with it, while we speak to Exeter chairman and CEO Tony Rowe about the remarkable journey that has taken them from the lower leagues to the European Cup final in double quick time and the massive issues facing clubs and what the government need to do to help. Plus, we take a look at the conclusion of the Premiership regular season and hilarity ensues once more when Jim takes on another riddle... Listen to the full podcast below: https://bit.ly/3ie47EP
The Rugby Pod on Saracens and the end of an era after Champions Cup defeat
Big Jim and Goodey talk all things Saracens this week as they were knocked out of The Champions Cup after defeat to Racing. Don't forget to subscribe to keep up to date with all the latest Rugby Pod content, and check us out on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.