We’ve gathered up some of the most entertaining ways to get our football fix.
Drivetime (Talksport podcast) -
Broadcast between 4pm-7pm every day on Talksport, you’re always guaranteed entertainment with Adrian Durham and Darren Gough in control. Durham is one of the most obnoxious and controversial hosts on radio, as demonstrated by his legendary on-air spats with Jamie Carragher and Graham Poll. His outspoken views often enrage viewers, inevitably leading to tense exchanges with callers but most importantly, must-listen-
BBC Sporf (@BBCSporf)
This parody account of a relatively famous broadcaster has attracted almost half a million followers via their tongue-in-cheek tweets. The page breaks the latest news in football through a combination of jokes, pictures, videos and football songs.
The Football Special (YouTube channel: TheFootballSpecial)
A weekly animated football comedy show, currently on YouTube, TFS takes a satirical look at the current football news. Backed by producers with experience on Match of the Day and BBC 5 Live, voice artists and impressionists are used to bring characters to life in a range of sketches and songs. With topical jokes and wry humour, this football animation is designed to appeal to both casual and hardcore football fans. This is YouTube comedy at its best.
Huffington Post -
The online news source has its own section dedicated to football’s lighter moments. Focusing on anything topical happening in the game, you’re guaranteed to find a video or article to make you laugh. Managers, referees, fans and even Lionel Messi (!) have fallen victim to the site where no-one is safe.
Score – Classic Goals
Ever wanted to recreate the most famous goals in football? This offers you the perfect opportunity!
Kai Wayne (@KaiWayne)
This (fictional) account of Wayne Rooney’s eldest son gives a comical insight into the inner-most thoughts of his famous father, whilst offering his own thoughts on what his dad should be doing. The cult of the modern footballer is a frequent target on this increasingly popular Twitter account!