Academy of Blues: A Chelsea FC Podcast

Academy of Blues: A Chelsea FC Podcast

By Academy of Blues // Chelsea FC
Academy of Blues is a Chelsea FC podcast from Los Angeles hosted by Matty Ghebrekristos & Daniel Gonzalez.
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Toothless Wolves & Arsenal Ahead
Co-hosts Daniel Gonzalez and Matty Ghebrekristos discuss the Wolves game that secured our Champions League qualification for next season and look ahead to the FA Cup final against Arsenal.  Follow @AcademyOfBlues on Instagram now & email AcademyOfBlues@gmail.com with questions, comments, & more!  KTBFFH! 
40:30
July 29, 2020
Episode 15 | A Fireworks Show
Pulisic sets Anfield fireworks off & we're here to talk about it.  Plus a review of Man U and a preview of Wolves. 
37:27
July 26, 2020
Episode 14 | To Be Totally Frank
Academy of Blues returns with co-hosts Daniel and Matty discussing lessons learned from Chelsea's up & down form since the restart. Plus, a quick look ahead to Man United & Liverpool.  Email academyofblues@gmail.com with all your questions, comments, concerns and COME ON YOU CHELS! 
42:23
July 19, 2020
Episode 13 | Captain America vs The Villains
Co-hosts Matty and Daniel are THRILLED to be talking about ACTUAL FOOTBALL that's happening right now.  Listen to this episode for a review of the Aston Villa game and preview of the Manchester City game. Send in emails to AcademyOfBlues@gmail.com & follow us on Insta and Twitter @AcademyOfBlues.  As always Chelsea fans, KEEP THE BLUE FLAG FLYING HIGH! 
48:12
June 24, 2020
Episode 12 | Timo Time
With the summer transfer window looming, Academy of Blues co-hosts Matty G and Daniel Gonzalez discuss the potential signing and imminent arrival of Timo Werner from RB Leipzig..  Catch up with @AcademyOfBlues and follow us on Instagram and Twitter. Email AcademyOfBlues@gmail.com with questions, topics, and discussion ideas. KTBFFH!
38:58
June 17, 2020
Episode 11 | The Blues Are Coming
Co-hosts Matty G and Daniel G discuss the exciting return of Chelsea FC as the Premier League is set to restart in just a few days.  Catch up with @AcademyOfBlues and follow us on Instagram and Twitter.  Email AcademyOfBlues@gmail.com with questions, topics, and discussion ideas.  KTBFFH! 
40:55
June 10, 2020
Episode 10 | Champions of Europe
Academy of Blues hosts Matty and Daniel discuss Chelsea FC's FINEST night in Europe— the 2012 Champions League Final.  Tune in and find out what makes this night one of the best nights ever for any Chelsea FC fan.  Follow @AcademyOfBlues on Twitter and Instagram & send all your emails to academyofblues@gmail.com Keep the blue flag flying HIGH! 
1:02:36
June 4, 2020
Episode 9 | Chelsea FC vs FC Barcelona • A Modern Classic
Academy of Blues co-hosts Daniel and Matty continue to discuss the incredible 2012 journey that saw us crowned CHAMPIONS OF EUROPE.  In this Episode, its the Semi-Final of the Champions League: Chelsea FC vs FC Barcelona. 2 Legs. One Favorite. One Winner. Daniel also sneaks in a surprise part for Matty.. •• Send in your questions to academyofblues@gmail.com, and follow @AcademyofBlues on Twitter and Instagram!  #KTBFFH
55:16
May 28, 2020
Episode 8 | In Napoli... Where We Were Kings... 🎶
Listen to the highly anticipated episode of Academy of Blues now brought to you by co-hosts Matty and Daniel! This is the episode where the Chelsea miracle journey to the Champions League Final and beyond REALLY begins. Tune in to find out how our round of 16 tie against Napoli played out. We also give out The Academy of Blues awards for the current season we're in. Part 1. Academy of Blues Awards. (0:01) Part 2. Road to Champions League Glory: Napoli Tie (23:31) Part 3. Closing Notes. (45:00) Email your questions, comments, topic ideas and more to AcademyOfBlues@gmail.com + follow @AcademyofBlues on Instagram and Twitter!
47:28
May 21, 2020
Epidsode 7 | BUSY. BEE. BLUES
Academy of Blues co-hosts Matty Ghebrekristos & Daniel Gonzalez discuss: 1. A surprise 24-question birthday quiz for the birthday boy.  (0:01) 2. How the club and its players are keeping busy during the COVID 19 lockdown (24:30) 3. "Road to Champions League Glory," the Podcast within the Podcast retelling the story of Chelsea's champions league triumph! (43:25) Follow @AcademyOfBlues on Instagram & Twitter, and email your questions, comments, discussion topics, and more to academyofblues@gmail.com. 
1:00:33
May 6, 2020
Episode 6 | Worst to Best
Academy of Blues co-hosts Matty G and Daniel G discuss Chelsea's best and worst performances this season so far, and continue to tell the story of 2012's Champions League triumph in the "Road to Champions League Glory" series.  For questions, discussion topics, and more email AcademyofBlues@gmail.com and head over to Twitter and Instagram and follow @AcademyOfBlues!  Episode notes:  Part 1: Chelsea's Best and Worst Performances this season so far (1:42) Part 2: "Road to Champions League Glory" continued: AVB hired, group stage draw, and matchdays 1, 2, and 3  (20:31) Part 3: 'Get-in-touch-with-us' Notes (38:35)
40:03
April 29, 2020
Episode 5 | The Italian Job
Academy of Blues co-hosts Matty G and Daniel Gonzalez take on "The Italian Job". In part 1 of this episode, the blue boys talk about the evolution of the Chelsa board under owner Roman Abramovic, and pose the question "How are we primed for future transfers?" In the latter part of the show, Matty tells the story of Chelsea's pursuit of the Champions League trophy between 2010 and 2012, as the "Road to Champions League Glory" series continues. Email questions, comments, and discussion ideas to academyofblues@gmail.com, and follow @academyofblues on Twitter and Instagram!  1. Evolution of the Chelsea Board (2:07) 2. Road to Champions League Glory prologue: part 2 (27:44) 3. Episode Notes (47:09) 
48:56
April 22, 2020
Episode 4 | In The Beginning ...
Academy of Blues co-hosts Matty G & Daniel G discuss a listener's question regarding Chelsea's best and worst transfers over the last 10 years in part one. In part two, the boys in blue kick off a brand new series withing this show called "Road to Champions League Glory".  Email in your questions to academyofblues@gmail.com & follow @AcademyOfBlues on Twitter & Instagram!  Honoring Peter "The Cat" Bonetti (2:08)  Best and Worst Transfers (9:29) Road to Champions League: A Prelude (33:18) Ending notes (53:17)  Keep The Blue Flag Flying High, all you Blues!
54:59
April 16, 2020
Episode 3 | A Daniel 11 v A Matty 11
Academy of Blues co-hosts Daniel Gonzalez and Matty Ghebrekristos discuss a listener's emailed in questions in part 1 (2:15) and a Daniel Chelsea XI vs a Matty Chelsea XI in part 2 (55:17).  Email in your questions to academyofblues@gmail.com & follow @academyofblues on Twitter & Instagram! 
1:22:22
April 9, 2020
Episode 2 | Billion Dollar Goal
Academy of Blues hosts Matty Ghebrekristos & Daniel Gonzalez discuss all things Chelsea in Episode 2. Part 1: Billion Dollar Goal (3:28) Part 2: Current Chelsea News (21:17) Part 3: 3 Extremely Dumb & 3 Extremely Honorable things done by Chelsea players. (35:04)
54:06
April 3, 2020
Episode 1 | Two Blues and a Pod
Academy of Blues hosts Matty Ghebrekristos & Daniel Gonzalez talk about how they came to be fans of Chelsea FC and give a glimpse of what you can expect in the future from Academy of Blues.  Follow @AcademyOfBluesPodcast on Instagram HERE.  Send in questions & comments to AcademyOfBlues@gmail.com to be discussed in next week's episode. 
36:57
March 25, 2020