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A Healthy Obsession

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On the AHO show, we’re taking an in depth look at soccer culture from around the world.

Our Weekly Show drops on Tuesdays with Adam Thelwell and Tom Hurdle taking a dive into the latest happenings in world soccer.

On our Thursday show, guests join us to talk about the beautiful game and all that it entails from music, fashion, art, and supporter culture. Have a listen and get involved.
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Ep. 14 - Felicia Pennant | SEASON Magazine

A Healthy Obsession

Ep. 176 - New but same. #9's are back & Tom's travel adventures..
Some of us are excited the season is back. Others are in a bit of misery. But still, we showed up as we are pros. This is the AHO weekly show and is not for the feint hearted.  We're squeezing in more jam than a donut on this weeks go around so look no more and enjoy the show! AHO MAFIA 
August 11, 2022
Ep. 175 - Bomb Shelters. Europa league and more predictions
We're chatting to our European correspondent Dean Robinson who is in Israel as we lead into the EPL season. We get a bomb shelter update and his predications and insight for the new season. Tune in and cheers for listening. 
August 04, 2022
Ep. 174 - Here we go again. NEW SEASON.
Ya missed us didn't ya? We're back. Loading you full of AHO goodness like a calzone stuffed with cheese.  The new EPL season is coming in hot so we're making our predictions for the coming campaign. Champions, Top 4, Bottom 3 and more. Tune in and welcome back to AHO! 
August 02, 2022
We missed you. You missed us. So let's make a deal. Listen to the latest AHO show that's filled with summer updates and sweet love. We hope you're all having a great summer and life's treating you well. Cheers for tuning in. We'll be back in a few weeks for the new season. 
July 08, 2022
Ep. 172 - Summer Breaks, UCL heartaches and Forests of joy
We're back in the big time! The weekly show is here and it's our last episode for a month or so as we take a summer break.. So savor the flavor.  We're looking back at this weekends UCL final and all the drama around it. Nottingham Forest are back in the EPL and some other tidbits to get you through the week.   Tune in and check out AHO! Cheers for listening this season to you beauties. 
May 30, 2022
Ep. 171 - UCL Final Preview
It's here. The show piece match of the European calendar. The UCL final. We've got your preview sorted as we look at Real and Liverpool and put our money up on who we think is going to do what. Tune in and enjoy the match! 
May 27, 2022
Ep. 170 - End Of Season Drama, Pitch Invasions & Tom Can't Finish
What an end to the season in the EPL. Man City are champs. Liverpool shed tears. Leeds survive and our end of season awards. Let's get into it and thank for listening along all season with the AHO team. Cheers! 
May 24, 2022
Ep. 169 - AHO Preview Show
We're gearing up for the final weekend of EPL action and it's all to play for. Will City close out the title? Can Leeds survive? Will Spurs lock in top 4? Loads of talking points and Tom and Adam have got you sorted. Tune in and enjoy the weekend! 
May 20, 2022
Ep. 168 - Oysters, Arsenal slip & City close in..
Greetings chums. What a time to be alive and a football fan. The title race is going down to the wire as City drop points so it's all on the line. Tom ventures out and pushes his taste buds to the limit in California. Adam has a birthday and Arsenal lost... Let's get into this weeks AHO Show! Cheers. 
May 17, 2022
Ep. 167 - AHO Preview Show
Listen here and listen good. The weekend is here so we're getting you ready for the action by talking complete nonsense about it. Still though... Could be fun. Get involved and prepare for for a weekend of EPL climax as the season comes to it's final matches AND we've got an FA Cup final to take a look at too. Tune in! 
May 13, 2022
Ep. 166 - Asthma, Tokyo McDonalds & Playoffs
Climaxing into the end of the season.. It's AHO! Things are at red hot temps as the title race and relegation battles are nearly over... The speculation is rampant at AHO as we dive into all the weeks action.  Come on in and fill your boots with audio pleasure! 
May 11, 2022
Ep. 165 - Custard, Q & A and Cringe
Let's be having you. A new week and a new show. The show is locked and loaded and ready for to consume. EPL is at boiling point at the top and bottom and we're covering it all. Loads more juice involved here so no waiting around. Fire in! 
May 03, 2022
Ep. 164. AHO Preview Show
Step inside our world. A world of previews and love. A quick look back at the UCL matches that happened this week and the United vs. Chelsea game. We look to the weekend. The bet is placed. The show rolls on. Check it out and enjoy your weekend friends. 
April 29, 2022
Ep. 163 - Virtual Reality, Tables On Fire & Some Footy
Greetings! A bit late in the day but the show is out and ready for your consumption.  EPL round up of course as the race for top 4 and the title heats up. It's getting juicy at the bottom as well! We're also giving you a round up of the other top league's action and hot topics to ponder. Get in!!! 
April 27, 2022
Ep. 162 - AHO Preview Show
It's all going on as we wind down the road toward the end of the EPL season and it's all to play for... Well really just a few teams but we're previewing it all anyway.  Liverpool smash United to keep pace with City at the top of the league. We do a quick review of all the weeks action and take a look at what's to come.  Also we place our live parlay which has been sent in from a listener. Tune in and enjoy the weekend. Cheers! 
April 22, 2022
Ep. 161 - No intro, Dance or die, Spurs are sh*& again
We're at it again! AHO Weekly show with some thunder from down under to get your week blasted off.  We look at the weekends FA Cup semi finals, Spurs are shit again, Man United smash Norwich... AND loads of hot topics as the lads recover from a weekend of Wedding fun. Tune in and cheers for checking us out!  
April 19, 2022
Ep. 160 - AHO Preview Show
Get ready for the weekend by listening to the heavy heavy sounds of the AHO preview. We've got a quick look back at this weeks European action and we look ahead to this weeks EPL show down as things hot up in the race for top 4 and avoiding the drop. Of course we place our weekly parlay. We're due a win!! Cheers
April 15, 2022
Ep. 159 - Title race, United doom & Cheesecake
Good morning all. It's here. AHO weekly. What a weekend of ball with City and Liverpool giving us a display and a half as they battle it out for the title. Listen to the reaction from Tom and Adam. Man Untied's woes continue but Spurs are driving on for 4th spot. Down @ the bottom the scrap is on as Everton win and Burnley slip. We've got some hot topics and Q & A from the audience. Get into it!
April 12, 2022
Ep. 158 - AHO Preview Show
Fill up your soul like a cup of soup with this weeks AHO preview show. We look ahead to a week of what could be a lovely climax with the relegation scrap and battle at the top heating up like a Bunsen burner in science class. We're also having a wee peak back at the UCL and EPL matches of note from this week.  Love it or hate it. It's here. Forever. A Healthy Obsession! 
April 08, 2022
Ep. 157 - Fear or love, Gucci bag & World Cup draw reaction
So nice to be back in the booth as we get into Ep. 157. The studio is on fire this week as we get into the best of the this weeks football news on the weekly show. We look at Chelsea's demolishing at the hands of Brentford, Spurs look impressive, the USA World Cup draw and loads more. Let's get into it. 
April 05, 2022
Ep. 156 - AHO Preview Show
It's a bit of a preview and a bit of a review this week on AHO as we take a wee peak at the last of the international footy before looking ahead to this weekends premier league action. We also dip our hands in the pot and place a bet on 4 of this weekends matches aka a parlay. Go and fill your boots. 
April 01, 2022
Ep. 155 - Slaps, International Football & Nuclear Blasts
Who says international football has to be depressing? Not us. Loads of thunder coming through after a week of international footy with the USMNT, Mexico and Canada all sniffing their way to the WC in Qatar.  We look at Will Smith's slap. How to survive a nuclear blast and the fact that baths are filthy. So all the usual nonsense. Love you. 
March 29, 2022
Ep. 154 - AHO Preview Show
Finishing off your week right with the AHO Preview show and it's an international special.  We're looking at the lay of the land as we go into the final part of World Cup qualifying and who will be heading to Qatar... or not. The parlay win last week means we've got some cash on deck for this weeks parlay which we place live on air. Tune in to see it all unfold. 
March 25, 2022
Ep. 153 - Tom's fashion tips, FA Cup & Grenades
Lots to get into on this weeks show... Namely Tom's interesting choice of jeans... Here's what's on deck FA Cup round up EPL chat with Arsenal & Leeds locking in big wins Hot Topics including a secret life and grenades on the fields Fashion with Tom Loads more. As always. Let's get into it. 
March 22, 2022
Ep. 152 - AHO Preview Show
We've got that Friday feeling and a cheeky little preview show up the upcoming action as we place our bets on some FA Cup action as well as a round up of what has been going down this week in the EPL and UCL. Tune in and get your weekend kicked off properly. Cheers! 
March 18, 2022
Ep. 151 - The Ronaldo show, Title race is on & NYC Bagels
Here's a new show for you, you lucky lucky listeners. AHO is back and packed to the rafters with goodness... Here's what's on this weeks episode. Man United dragged over the line by Ronaldo vs. Spurs Man City slip in the title race Messi & Neymar get booed  Tom is back from NYC & Adam from Vegas Why are dead bodies still chalked off? Hot Topics Q & A  Let's get into it. Cheers. 
March 15, 2022
Ep. 150 - AHO Preview Show
Back for the second week running due to popular demand... It's the weekends preview show.  We look back at a successful week 1 parlay which the lads cashed in and we've gone big for week 2! Check out to see who we locked in on this weeks ticket. We take our picks ahead of a busy weekend of action and some very close to call games headed up by Man United taking on Spurs in an all AHO showdown! Thanks for checking in with us and leave a review and rate the show. 
March 11, 2022
Ep. 149 - Derby day blues, Arteta gamesmanship & Dildo protests
Mixed emotions the studio this week after a grueling derby day for the red half of the pod. Tom's all smiles as Spurs have hit their stride (for this week) and we cover all the other action from the week of football. Also discussing dying and specially would you like to know when you die and or how. More tea chat. Creative protest from Birmingham with dildos.  Cheers for tuning in and let's get it in ya. 
March 08, 2022
Ep. 148 - BONUS Preview Show w/ AHO Picks
You asked we're delivering. Some more AHO content to end the week and look ahead into the weekends round of matches. We're going to be making some bold predictions for outcomes of the games and why in addition to placing a live pick parlay with 3 results we expect to land. Check back as we add bits to the show including celeb appearances, games you can play along with and opportunities to make some dough. Cheers from the AHO MAFIA. 
March 04, 2022
Ep. 147 - Carabao Cup, Bielsa farewells & Hot Topics
Greetings earthlings. We're back. Filling the air waves with footballing and life wisdom.  We cover the Carabao Cup, EPL round up, we've got loads of hot topics and we're answering all your questions during Q and A. Thanks for tuning into to the World Greatest Podcast (trademark). Share, rate and review the show if you dare. Cheers. 
March 01, 2022
Ep. 146 - Bobbing for apples, Kane's back & 90's nostaligia
Come for the action, stay for the chat. It's going down and we've got loads to get into this week on the show.  Leeds vs. Man United throws up some sweet nostalgia. Spurs knock City's lead at the top. We're giving away some prizes away and smashing through a load of hot topics.  Tune in and give AHO joy to the world. 
February 22, 2022
Ep. 145 - Halftime shows, Spurs misery &
There will be no cat kicking on this show! We're talking purely about sports namely footy but American football gets a mention following the super bowl this past weekend and Zoumas antics gets a mention too.. We're also looking at Spurs and Man United's miserable form and we discuss Chelseas World Club Cup win. Tune in and cheers for listening! 
February 15, 2022
Ep. 144 - FA Cup, Robot Refs & USMNT Freezer
Here we go. Episode 144 of the AHO Show. Feels like the 500th to be fair but here we are.  This week we've got AFCON, FA Cup and USMNT updates along side life advice and we look at the first use of RoboRefs in the Club World Cup. Let's kick it off shall we..
February 09, 2022
Ep. 143 - Paintball hostages, Lampard's new gig & Transfer movements
Like it or lumpy it is the memo for this weeks show and you might just want to lump it. With no EPL action we have a chat about the international action, transfer news and some new managerial appointments. Get your fill of the AHO Weekly Show! 
February 01, 2022
Ep. 142 - Dead mans underpants, Chelsea crush Spurs & New sponsor news
Dry January rolls on and it's a brave new world at AHO towers. We're talking about what to do with your clothes when you die. Chelsea have got Spurs number. A nightmare week of VAR and a potential new sponsor for AHO!! Tune in a bump it. Cheers.
January 25, 2022
Ep. 141 - De Bruyne Class, Arsenal bottle it & How To Swim & Avoid Sewage
We're back with a weekly get down and we've got lots to cover. The potential of a new book club forming as it seems dry January is taking its toll. It's also taken its toll on Everton as we talk about Rafa Benitez's exit and loads from the world of footy! Tune in a check it out and get with us on the social. Cheers.
January 18, 2022
Ep. 140 - FA Cup & Roberto Carlos Pub Footballer
Now then. It's here. The weekly show. This week some FA Cup flavors are thrown in the mix with some upsets and some banging matches. Tom talks us through his detox and return to action and Adam played golf... See how it all goes with the lads on this weeks show. Cheers for tuning in! 
January 11, 2022
Ep. 139 - New Year, Lost dogs & Kovačić banger
We're kicking off 2022 with a bang. Covering all the action from the Holiday period including Tom losing his dog. Should you order spaghetti at a restaurant and all the footy of course. Chelsea vs. Liverpool was a thriller. City sneak through with some dodgy penalty shouts and loads more to talk about. Tune in and let's smash it this year! 
January 04, 2022
Ep. 138 - Goals, Gifts & 2021 review!
It's the most wonderful show of the year and also the last of 2021! Loads of Christmas chat with a goal filled Boxing Day of action to look back at. We're covering our best and worst bits of 2021 and looking ahead to 2022.  We appreciate you all listening to the podcast around the world and can't wait to crack on with more AHO in the New Year. Let's go! 
December 28, 2021
Ep. 137 - NFT's, Klopps Crying & COVID Rampage
50% of this weekends EPL games got cancelled but there's still loads of juice for the lads to chat about on this weeks AHO show. We're having a look at the Spurs vs. Liverpool match, Leeds' woes and City marching towards Christmas #1 Tune in and blast it. Merry Christmas to all celebrating! 
December 21, 2021
Ep. 136 - Apocalypse prep, Swiss firearms & Penalty's all over
We're on Zoom again this week as Tom finishes up his COVID quarantine. As you'd expect we're talking doomsday scenarios and which footballers would you want in your clan. We're looking at the weekends Premier League action with too many penalty's given for our liking. We talk about the UCL draw shambles and loads more. GET IT IN YOU 
December 14, 2021
Ep. 135 - Balon Bore, Liverpool dominance & stolen bikes in Amsterdam
Tom's COVID scare means we're hitting Zoom for this weeks pod! It's busy season for footy as the games come thick and fast so we're doing a recap of all the weeks games and all the best bits of footy news from the world this week. Tune in and bump it!! 
December 06, 2021
Ep. 134 - Life on Mars, Blizzards & Inter-team fighting
Here we go. Another dose of AHO and we're ready to bring the most and least important stories from the world of football to you live. We're looking at United vs. Chelsea, Liverpool steam rolling on and the snow hit north of England the fall out from being locked in a pub for 3 days. TUNE IN! Cheers. 
November 30, 2021
Ep. 133 - Ole's (not) at the wheel, Flat tires & Steve Bruce
Greetings footy fam. We're back for the weekly show. Ole's out, Tom's tires popped and there's some interesting news out of the Vatican! Get it in you!! 
November 23, 2021
Ep. 132 - Pitch invasions by 10 year olds, Qatar World Cup prep & Peronis
Greetings comrades! What a weekend of life on and off the football pitch as the lads get together to cover the World Cup qualifiers and all the juice from the world we live in. Tune in. Now. 
November 17, 2021
Ep. 131 - David Moyes Genius, Long Sex - Short Sex & Ole's Broken Wheel
The AHO Weekly Show is ready to be consumed so get it in you. All the footy action from the weird and wonderful world of football from the perspective of 2 men who know nothing about football. Cheers for tuning in ya beauties! 
November 09, 2021
Ep. 130 - AHO Weekly Show
The weekly show is here right on time. Tuesday's have never been better. We're talking Nuno's Spurs sacking and Conte's arrival. There's hope for Man United as they cruise past Spurs in El Sackicko. We talk Halloween festivities and food favs around the world. Cheers!! 
November 02, 2021
Ep. 129 - AHO Weekly Show
It's a dark day for Adam as we talk about Liverpool running riot at Old Trafford. Tom shares in the misery as Spurs lose and we look round the rest of the footy action from this past week. Tune in! 
October 26, 2021
Ep. 128 - AHO Weekly Show
You're now listening to the 12th best podcast about soccer in the USA. Share it with your mates and we'll get to top 10 ok? This week we discuss Man United being awful, turtle necks and internet friends. Get involved! 
October 19, 2021
Ep. 127 - International footy, Sleep paralysis & Newcastle United
Another weird and wonderful AHO jam packed session for you this week. Got some footy, squid game chat and hot topic looking at the Newcastle takeover. Get with us!! 
October 13, 2021
Ep. 127 - AHO Weekly Show
Don't sweat the technique. We've got it all going down on this weeks show checking in on UCL action, EPL business and loads of other non footy gems. Tune in! 
October 06, 2021
Ep. 126 - AHO Weekly Show
Back on our Tuesday stuff it's the AHO show. Check it out as we discuss beer festivals in graveyards, Harry Kane's uselessness, Bruno's penalty and loads more.
September 28, 2021
Ep. 125 - AHO Weekly Show
Should players be subbed on just for penalties? Jesse Lingards redemption and Chelsea continue to cruise. Check out this weeks footy chat with the AHO Weekly Show by 
September 21, 2021
Ep. 124 - AHO Weekly Show
A couple of days late this week but we're here! Loads of footy on deck to catch up on with Tom and Adam breaking down the Ronaldo show, Spurs collapse and the return of the UCL. All going down. Check it. 
September 17, 2021
Ep. 123 - USMNT, International Footy & Flying Planes
The international break is upon us and there's def some moans and groans for the club footy lovers but we're here to embrace some international action. We browse over the World Cup qualifiers and see who the winners and losers were from around the globe on this weeks pod. Cheers for tuning in! 
September 08, 2021
Ep. 122 - Ronaldo, More Arsenal Doom & Jose's Pizza
Here we go. AHO Weekly Show. We're sowing the seeds of footy love this week as we have a look at Ronaldo's return, The EPL's weekly happenings and all the other goodness from the world of football. Cheers for tuning in.
August 31, 2021
Ep. 121 - Horse Glue, Mosquitos and Politicians....
I swear there's some footy chat too... Here's your weekly smothering of the AHO show. There's some amount of juice loaded in here from Arsenal's continued demise, Lukaku is "dominant" and Ole's boys stumble. Cheers for listening! 
August 24, 2021
Ep. 120 - EPL Returns, Harry Kane Saga & Tom Has A Birthday!
It goes without saying we need a producer for the show.. On a positive note the EPL was back in action this weekend and it couldn't have been a better start. We're talking all about our highlights from week 1 and having a look back at Tom's birthday and the Harry Kane saga.  Cheers for tuning in to the 11th best soccer podcast in America. 
August 17, 2021
Ep. 119 - AHO Weekly Show
This is the rhythm of the night. That's right it's the AHO Weekly Show. We're having a look at the massive news in footy this week as Messi finally makes his move to PSG. EPL is back this weekend so the lads are making predictions on the season ahead and we discover what Tom really wants for his birthday... Tune in and bump it. Cheers! 
August 12, 2021
Ep. 118 - AHO Weekly Show
After a 2 week hiatus the boys are back in business with this weeks round of the AHO show by Small Goal Soccer We're having a look at the Gold Cup action, Olympic footy and events.  Of course an always inciteful (or not so much) look at what's happening in the world.  Thx for tuning in and checking out the AHO Weekly. Cheers! 
August 04, 2021
Ep. 117 - AHO Weekly Show
And just like that Euro 2020 and Copa America come to an end. It's been a great summer of footy. The AHO team are breaking down the Italy vs. England game. The highs and lows of a quality tournament and what's next for England. Thanks for tuning in. 
July 13, 2021
Ep. 116 - AHO Weekly Bonus
You read that right. We love you so much we've knocked out a bonus show this fine Friday as we're so excited about this weekends load of ball. Check out this bonus round as we look at the Euro semi finals and ahead to this weekends cup final of England vs. Italy. Cheers!
July 09, 2021
Ep 115. - AHO Weekly Show Euro 2020
The knockout rounds of the tournament have been a rollercoaster so there's loads to cover on todays show as the AHO crew get together to discuss the round of 16 and quarter finals of Euro 2020. We also look ahead to the semi finals, talk penalty shootouts and the best food after you've had a late night on the beers. The premier league season is creeping back and the managerial merry go round has begun so that's a talking point during "Hot Topic" Tune in and check us out. Cheers!! 
July 06, 2021
Ep. 114 - AHO Weekly Show Euro 2020
We're heading into the knockouts and it's all on the line and all to talk about on the AHO show in the studio with Tom, Adam, Euro specialist Deano Mcgeady and Jonny Kane has dropped in for some footy chat. We look ahead to the round of 16 matches and back at the first couple of matches in the knockouts as the Euro's as Holland are the first major casualty at the hands of Dean's Czech Republic. Thanks for tuning in. VIVA AHO!
June 28, 2021
Ep. 113 - AHO Weekly Show Euro Edition
What a tournament we've got cooking so far and we're just getting to the good part! On this weeks AHO show we're covering the second round of group games as Italy, Belgium and Holland look tasty with 3 wins. There's a goal fest between Germany and Portugal to discuss and a bore fest at Wembley. Loads more chat including things like can you take a parachute on a flight and more insight from Euro correspondent Deano McGeady. Tune in for this dose of AHO. Cheers! 
June 22, 2021
Ep. 112 AHO Weekly Show Euro Edition
Italy look electric on and off the field. England start off with a win. Half way line screamers and a scare for Eriksen. Tom, Adam and special guest Deano are talking about the action from the Euro's from the first round of matches. Tune in and get involved with the worlds greatest footy podcast! 
June 15, 2021
Ep. 111 - Euro Summits w/ Jonathan O'Brien
Just in time for the tournament kick off we're giving you another round of Euro Championship content as tournament fever takes hold at AHO towers. This episode we're joined by European Championship expert and author Jonathan O'Brien to talk all things Euro's and his new book Euro Summits which covers everything you need to know about the tournaments history from 1960 to 2016 and every tournament in-between. Its' quality. We're also chatting about the upcoming tournament and Jonathan's predictions. So tune in and get in the mood for the kick off of the Euro's with AHO!
June 11, 2021
Ep. 110 - AHO Weekly Show Euro 2020 Edition
We're back for a weekly dose of AHO and we've got a special guest returning to the podcast for the next 4 weeks. It's Deano "McGeady" Robinson all the way from Dublin. As our European football expert Dean is breaking down his thoughts on the upcoming Euro's with Tom and Adam as well as the crew making some predictions about the tournament. Loads of content for your dome piece. Get involved! 
June 08, 2021
Ep. 109 - Modern Football Is Sh*! w/ Jim Keoghan
This week we welcome back friend of the show and author Jim Keoghan to the podcast. Jim is talking us through his new book "Is It Just Me Or Is Modern Football Sh*$"  The book is a funny look at all the bits of the modern game that push Jim's and many others buttons but also looks at some very serious aspects of the modern game that can be very harmful from corruption and finance.  We also get Jim's thoughts on Everton's season and his thoughts on the ESL. Thanks for checking us out and sharing the show.
June 03, 2021
Ep. 108 - AHO Weekly Show
With a couple of big European finals this past week there's loads to talk about on this weeks AHO show. Tom & Adam discuss what's next for Chelsea, City and Man United after their matches.  We've got a game of true or false going down as well as this weeks hot topic and loads more football goodness for your souls. Thanks for tuning to A Healthy Obsession
June 01, 2021
Ep. 107 - AHO Weekly Show
Manager of the season? Player of the season? Fraud of the season? We are looking back at it all on this weeks AHO show as the seasons around Europe come to an end. We look ahead to this weeks European finals also and Tom is excited for the Euro's as they're on the horizon. We also need new intro music... Thanks to everyone for tuning in and being involved in the AHO community. 
May 25, 2021
Ep. 106 - AHO Weekly Show
It's that time again for the AHO weekly show to drop. There's some FA Cup action to discuss. Tom isn't impressed with Allisons goal as the fight for top 4 heats up. We play a bit of true or false for a new quiz and there's going and we have a look at the happenings in the women's soccer world after the Champions League final goes down.  Oh and we need a new intro song.. This one has been ruined... Viva AHO! 
May 18, 2021
Ep. 105 - Erik Samuelson | AFC Wimbledon
On todays show we welcome Erik Samuelson the former CEO and Chairman of AFC Wimbledon. For those that haven't heard of the club AFC Wimbledon found themselves in a very unique situation in 2004 when the club was purchased and then franchised to a new town in England. Supporters united and built a new phoenix club from the ashes to what is today AFC Wimbledon. The clubs story is truly fascinating and Erik is going to tell us all about the journey and his time overseeing the club and some lessons for modern football club owners and aspiring supporter owned efforts as well. Thank you everyone for checking out A Healthy Obsession 
May 13, 2021
Ep. 104 - AHO Weekly Show
We heard the uproar over the weekly show being on Thursday so we're back to Tuesdays as we're a show of the people and you were heard! On this weeks show we're having a look at all the EPL happenings, there's microwave usage chat, Tom is drinking out of a Man United mug to his disgust and loads more footy gold in-between.  Check it out and cheers for listening. AHO CREW
May 11, 2021
Ep. 103 - AHO Weekly Show
There's anarchy in the uk on this weeks show and we're talking all about it. That's right the supporters have spoken and Man United vs. Liverpool was called off this past weekend. Jose has got a new job already at Roma and we look at the weeks UCL and EPL action and what is coming up this weekend. Tune in and check out the show and cheers to everyone for listening! 
May 06, 2021
Ep. 102 - AHO Weekly Show
You didn't think we forgot did you? Naaah.. it's time for the AHO weekly show. Adam and Tom are back talking footy. We recap the European Super League chat, UCL semi final bits and what Tom's watching on TV (it's pathetic). Sandwiched among the usual delights you've come to love from AHO. If you're new welcome. We appreciate everyone tuning in and hope you enjoy the show. Cheers.
April 29, 2021
Ep. 101 - Brett Johnson - Phoenix Rising F.C, Ipswich Town & More...
On this weeks show we caught up with Brett Johnson - owner at Phoenix Rising F.C, F.C Tucson and most recently Ipswich Town F.C Brett give us a look at his journey as a club owner, thoughts on MLS, European Super League and what Ipswich fans can expect from their new ownership group. Loads of quality insight and we hope you enjoy this week episode. Cheers.
April 27, 2021
Ep. 100 - AHO Weekly Show
We made it to show #100! First of all thanks to everyone that's tuned in the last year and 100 shows. It's been an honor to produce the show and much love to everyone that got down. That being said what a crazy week in the world of football! This week we're covering the European Super League madness. Jose gets sacked and we announce the winner of our jersey giveaway!  Check it out and thanks for tuning in. 
April 22, 2021
Ep. 99 - AHO Weekly Show
Reporting live from the PHX to the world it's Tuesday so the AHO Weekly show has dropped. What to expect? Champions league chat. Tom has further heartbreak as Spurs flounder and there's a serious head to head in this weeks MML match up. Thanks for getting down with AHO. VIVA
April 13, 2021
Ep. 98 - Tears At La Bombonera
Have you ever wanted to travel South America and take in all the football culture the continent has to offer? Chris Hylland is todays guest and did just that. His new book Tears At La Bombonera documents his 6 year journey across Argentina, Colombia and Peru. We're talking all about the food, the language, the stadiums and loads more. Check it out and thanks for tuning in.
April 09, 2021
Ep. 97 - AHO Weekly Show
The EPL is back. We've got correspondence from listeners to get to and we're addressing the fact we are not the #1 podcast in New Zealand.. yet... Loads of footy hits coming your way including this weeks MMML game and your favorite Hot Topic segment is juicy as ever. Get it where you live! AHO CREW 
April 06, 2021
Ep. 96 - LAFC, District 9 Ultras w/ Jonathan Reimer
This episode is dedicated to Mo of District 9 Ultras. RIP.  We love patterns of play at AHO so we're keeping it on the West Coast again this week to catch up with LAFC District 9 Ultra Jonathan Reimer. Jonathan is breaking down more of the L.A footy scene for us from what are now legendary match days with LAFC, aways days, how the culture has evolved in L.A and loads loads more.  We hope you enjoy the show and thx for listening to AHO. 
April 02, 2021
Ep. 95 - AHO Weekly Show
Back up in this with the weekly show. We're talking all the happenings during the international break from a Ronaldo strop and U.S disappointments. Hot Topic, Maybe More Maybe Less and loads more for your listening pleasure to get you through the week. Thanks for tuning in. 
March 30, 2021
Ep. 94 - Angel City F.C, Rebellion 99
This week we're off to Los Angeles California to chat with Lindsay Rojas of Rebellion 99 about the new professional women's soccer team in L.A - Angel City F.C You've likely heard a ton of buzz around the team that is backed by some celebs like Natalie Portman and Serena Williams. Today we are looking at the clubs formations. What is it like to promote/support a team that has never kicked a ball? Lindsay was instrumental in getting the team to Los Angeles and we're talking all about that journey today as well as women's soccer and also Los Angeles supporter culture. Thanks for tuning in and Viva AHO! 
March 25, 2021
Ep. 93 - AHO Weekly Show
Another dose of the weekly show is in your pod box and we've got your weekly footy round up covered.  We look at this past weeks UCL, Europa League, FA Cup and Premier League happenings. Managers are off to prison, Tom's got more soccer ASMR and we've got a new game for you to play along with us. Cheers for tuning in and enjoy the show live from PHX AZ
March 23, 2021
Ep. 92 - Mike Bayly | British Footballs Greatest Grounds
We all love a good footy stadium and today we are talking all about what makes a ground amazing. From the new stadiums like Spurs down to local non league clubs like Richmond Town todays guest Mike Bayly has spent the last 7 years touring the UK's top grounds for his latest book. The book covers what were voted as the best 100 grounds in Britain by the people and it really is a beautiful piece of work from the photos to the stories behind clubs grounds. Mike talks all about it on todays show. Tune in and check it out and maybe get a few grounds on your bucket list for your next visit to the UK. Cheers.
March 19, 2021
Ep. 91 - AHO Weekly Show
It's the weekly show and Tom's triggered by Spurs toothless display at the Emirates. Lamela delights then hits self destruct. We're covering all that and loads more from the weeks action in the world of footy. Tune in for the chat and thanks for being part of the AHO crew you beauty. 
March 16, 2021
Ep. 90 - Hashtag United
This week we're joined by Neil Smythe - Content Director for Hashtag United. If you haven't heard of Hashtag before today we're taking into a dive into what the club is about. It's foundations with Youtuber Spencer Owen and their transition to running a real life football team in Englands 9th tier. We discuss how the club is structured and the criticism they have received from football fans. Is this the direction modern football clubs are going where content is king? Check out this fascinating look into their world. Thanks as always for tuning in and if you enjoyed please share with your mates. 
March 11, 2021
Ep. 89 - AHO Weekly Show
Back with your weekly footy chat fix it's the AHO duo.. It's not batman and robin but Adam & Tom waxing lyrical about all the happening in the world of football. We look at this weeks EPL games, discuss the madness that is the hand ball rule in this weeks hot topic and we are battling it out in the game with no name.  Tune in and check it. Cheers for listening. 
March 09, 2021
Ep. 88 - Who Ate All The Squid? Football Adventures In S. Korea
This week we're off east to South Korea with author Devon Rowcliffe to discuss his new book "Who Ate All The Squid.  The book looks at Devons time spent in South Korea and life amongst the Korean footy scene. We're discussing all about his adventures on todays show and be sure to scoop a copy of his book, it's really quality.  Thanks as always for tuning in and checking us out. Viva AHO
March 04, 2021
Ep. 87 - AHO Weekly Show
Back pumping through your stereo it's the AHO Weekly Show. Getting you up to speed with everything going on in this weeks EPL and all the other news in the world of football. Thanks for tuning in and checking the show out as always. Get in touch Cheers.
March 02, 2021
Ep. 86 - Jon Arnold
This we're welcoming friend of the show, journalist and AHO contributor Jon Arnold back to the show. Jon covers everything that has been happening in the region from U.S Soccer, all the latest from the Mexican footy scene and how the players from our region are doing in Europe. Thanks for tuning in and be a pal and share with your mates.
February 25, 2021
Ep. 85 - AHO Weekly Show
Is it possible to live forever? David Moyes is superior to Jose? Liverpool lose again! What world are we living in. An AHO world that's what and it's time for your weekly fill with the best podcast duo in the west. Thanks for tuning in. Share it. Rate it and maybe a review if you're a nice person. 
February 23, 2021
Ep. 84 - Jordan Slack | Sports Science @ Tottenham Hotspurs
Greetings footy fam. This week we're off to London to talk to Jordan Slack who works at Tottenham Hotspur in sports science. Jordan shares his journey in football from his playing time in the UK and here in the states at GCU in Arizona. Returning to England Jordan has worked at Leicester and Spurs which we're covering today amongst loads more pieces of Jordans journey Thanks for tuning in and checking out the show. Cheers.
February 18, 2021
Ep. 83 - AHO Weekly Show
The footy podcaster masters are back in your ear drums with the AHO Weekly show recorded live from PHX USA. Adam & Tom cover the weeks action in the EPL as well as the goings on in the world of football. We've got another round of the game with no name and the Hot Topic discussion around penalty decisions getting very soft Tune in and blast it out. Viva AHO! 
February 17, 2021
Ep. 82 - Amadou Dia | Sporting Kansas
We're off to Kansas this week to catch up with Sporting Kansas player Amadou Dia. Amadou breaks down his past season in MLS. We're looking to the season ahead. His time in Phoenix and loads more footy chat. We apologize for the poor quality of the audio this week as the connection wasn't great for this call Thanks for tuning in and being part of the AHO community. Cheers. 
February 11, 2021
Ep. 81 - AHO Weekly Show
Football fans of the world unite and takeover! It's the AHO Weekly Show rolling through your town  We're covering the weeks action in the EPL as Man City hit full stride, the rest of the goings on in the wonderful world of football. We've got the game with no name and of course this weeks hot topic.  Get down with the crew and thanks for tuning in. 
February 09, 2021
Ep. 80 - Peter Ramage | Newcastle United
This week we're getting together with former pro footballer Peter Ramage. Pete is currently coaching the Under 23's back where it all began in Newcastle. We're going to be discussing Pete's time as a pro and the various clubs he played for including his time in Phoenix, Arizona and how that move came about. We take some AHO listener questions for Pete on who is toughest opponent was, favortite moments as a player and loads more. Tune in. Check it out and thanks for listening. 
February 04, 2021
Ep. 79 - AHO Weekly Show
You just can't escape it. Back up in your stereo like we left something it's the AHO Weekly show. That's right we're back with 52 mins of flavour for you on todays show looking back at the weeks action in the world of football Adam & Tom showdown in the Game With No Name and maybe there's an upset on the cards? We're looking at this weeks hot topic and loads more gems squeezed in Thanks as always for tuning in and reach out with any footy chat 
February 02, 2021
Ep. 78 - PDX F.C | Supporter Owned Football
The pacific northwest of the USA is known for its great footy scene and most know the Portland Timbers and Seattle Sounders when they think of the regions teams. There is however a movement stirring in the lower leagues of U.S Soccer and that is of the supporter owned club. This week on the AHO show we got together with Luke Babson - founder @ PDX F.C to talk us through what it's like to build a supporter owned team with investors of all sizes coming in from all over the globe to support this grassroots project. It's truly a modern story of how global the game has become which is driving hyper local groups to build community teams and how it's done.  A great chat and we hope you all enjoy. Thanks for tuning in as always. 
January 28, 2021
Ep. 77 - AHO Weekly Show
In our efforts to deliver the greatest podcast of all time the squad are back for another round of the AHO Weekly Show. It's jam packed with football goodness for you today as we look back at FA Cup and EPL games.  Tom tries to end his hopeless run of form in "The Game With No Name" and we're discussing Frank Lampard's dismissal from Chelsea during "Hot Topic" Check it out. Share with your mates if you have any and enjoy! Cheers
January 26, 2021
Ep. 76 - Jordan Gardner Owner @ Swansea City, Dundalk F.C & F.C Helsingor
What is it like to own a football club? We're going to be talking to Jordan Gardner today about exactly that.  From buying the team and operating it to player acquisition and development we're covering all the pieces in todays show of what an ownership group entails. Jordan shares his thoughts on U.S soccer and what makes for a successful club. Thanks for tuning in as always and share with your mates if you enjoyed. Cheers.
January 21, 2021
Ep. 75 - AHO Weekly Show
Come one come all it's about that time for the AHO squad to get down with a new weekly show. And let me tell you it's a good one. Jam packed with EPL coverage as the games come thick and fast.  We discuss the fact players aren't allowed to celebrate in this weeks Hot Topic and Adam & Tom show down again in the Game With No Name. Thanks to the AHO crew around the world for listening and we hope you enjoy this weeks show. 
January 19, 2021
Ep. 74 - Icarus F.C
Back in the mix this week for another dose of AHO love and this week we welcome Icarus F.C founder/owner Robert Smukler to the show. Icarus knock out some of the flyest gear in the world of soccer customs. From jerseys, uniforms and apparel Icarus continue to put out quality 1 of a kind product. If you didn't manage to cop one we did just collab with Icarus for our recent AHO home jersey which sold out in 72 hours (humble brag) We discuss the design process, working with grassroots clubs and the future of kit culture with Robert. Tune in. Check it out. Share with your mates. 
January 14, 2021
Ep. 73 - AHO Weekly
Greetings AHO fam. We're here now and we're ready to hit you with another AHO Weekly sessions. Adam & Tom are excited this week as it's FA Cup week so loads of chat aorund that on this weeks show covering cup upsets and our own favorite FA Cup memories. We've got this weeks round of "The Game With No Name" as Tom looks to get some points on the board after an atrocious showing the last 2 weeks. This weeks "Hot Topic" is a juicy one and there's loads of other footy goodness for your soul. Thanks for tuning in. Share with your mates yeah? Cheers. 
January 12, 2021
Ep. 72 - Dennis Crowley | Entrepreneur, Street F.C & Founder at Kingston Stockade
This week we welcome Dennis Crowley to the show. We're talking about his passion for soccer and why he wanted to bring a team to his town in Kingston, New York. We discuss the future of community based soccer clubs in the U.S outside of major markets.  We hit on loads of different parts of U.S Soccer as well as his involvement at Street F.C Loads of footy goodies crammed into this hour. We hope you enjoy.
January 07, 2021
Ep. 71 - AHO Weekly
Here we go beautiful listeners! We're kicking off 2021 with our first AHO Weekly show installment.  There's loads of goodies crammed in there for your listening pleasure from EPL round up, Adam & Tom go head to head in another round of "The Game With No Name" and we're getting down to biz with this weeks Hot Topic. Thanks for tuning into the AHO Weekly and let's have a great 2021. Cheers.
January 05, 2021
Ep. 70 - BONUS | AHO Best Of 2020
You read that right. Some bonus AHO juice for you beautiful listeners this week as Adam & Tom look back over a wild 2020 and share their favorite bits. From goal of the year, player of the year, funniest moment and more the show is jam packed full of goodies for your ear drum pleasure. Thanks to everyone for listening to the show this year. It really means the world and it'll only get better (if possible) in 2021. Cheers.
December 31, 2020
Ep. 69 - AHO Weekly Show
It's the last AHO Weekly of 2020 so it had to be a banger of an episode. We're covering the million matches happening in the EPL while looking ahead to a busy week of footy. We introduce a new game show "The Game With No Name" where Adam and Tom go head to head and you can play along from home. And of course we get into this weeks hot topic! Loads of goodness jammed in to this weeks hour. Enjoy. Share. Rate. Review. Hugs. 
December 29, 2020
Ep. 68 - Forward Madison | Conor Caloia
This week we're heading up to Madison, Wisconsin to chat to Forward Madison COO Conor Caloia. Conor offers some quality insights into what goes into running a pro soccer team in the US. The organization also own and operate several baseball teams. We look at the overlap in operations between the two sports and what it takes to build a community around the club. If you haven't also check out Forwards quality kits. They're something special. Cheers for listening and viva AHO! Merry  Christmas. 
December 24, 2020
Ep. 67 - AHO Weekly Show
It's time for the weekly footy hurricane - yes that's right it's the AHO Weekly Show. This week Adam & Tom cover all the happenings in the EPL after a packed week of action. We talk about this weeks "Hot Topic" where we look at the perception managers have. Loads more goodies crammed into an hour of joy. Check it out. Share it. Rate it. Review it. Listen in the bath. Whatever gets you through the night.
December 22, 2020
Ep. 66 - Wings Of Change | Red Bull & Football
This week we welcome Karan Tejwani to the show, author of Wings Of Change a book looking into the Red Bull empire and their involvement in football. The good the bad and the ugly of the franchising of football clubs. A great read and quality listen. Tune and in thank you all for getting down with AHO.
December 17, 2020
Ep. 65 - AHO Weekly Show
It's about that time for the AHO Weekly show. Open your ears and heart as we go down a footballing tunnel of joy. Talking about this weeks happenings in the world of football, we look ahead of the Champions League and Europa league and this weeks hot topic - when is it ok to boo your own team? Get involved. 
December 15, 2020
Ep. 64 - Daniel Gray | Nutmeg Magazine
This week we're taking a look at the wonderful world of Scottish football as we chat to Daniel Gray - Editor @ Nutmeg Magazine. We're having a look at all the parts that make up Scottish football from supporter culture, the leagues, the grounds and grassroots. Nutmeg Magazine covers all of this in a beautiful periodical and Daniel's telling us all about it today. Thanks for tuning in. Get with us online at   Cheers. 
December 10, 2020
Ep. 63 - AHO Weekly Show
Lock your windows and close your doors because the AHO Weekly wagon is coming through your town.  We're back for a look at the happenings in the world of football this past week from the EPL, this weeks hot topic we discuss the dark arts of football and some kiwi fruit chat if that's what you're into. Something for every footy fan. Tune in and check out one of the top 18% football podcasts in the world. BANG. 
December 08, 2020
Ep. 62 - Sam Kelly | Diego Maradona & Argentinian Football
This week we are going down to Buenos Aires to chat to Argentinian football expert Sam Kelly.  Of course the hot topic in world football right now is the passing of legend Diego Maradona so we'll be talking about his life on and off the pitch as well as Argentinian football culture and the response to his death. Quality insight from Sam and we hope you enjoy the show. Cheers.
December 03, 2020
Ep. 61 - AHO Weekly Show
We're back for another round of magical mystery football podcasting! Today on the show we're looking back on the weeks action in the EPL, FA Cup and MLS.  We're getting into our weekly spot called "Hot Topic" and this week it's fans going back into stadiums. Loads of football goodness for the soul. Tune in and thanks for listening to the show. 
December 01, 2020
Ep. 60 - David Bellion | Red Star Paris | Part 2
We're back for Part 2 of the David Bellion series where we are taking a look at David's role as creative director at the club and what goes into making up one of the most unique football clubs in the world. It's a really fascinating look behind the curtain. The show is dedicated to the one and only Diego Maradona. Cheers.
November 26, 2020
Ep. 59 - AHO Weekly Show
Back once again like the renegade masters. It’s the AHO Weekly Show. Loads of goodies for you today with a look back at the weeks football, a preview to what is ahead and penalty drama that is driving Tom mad. Tune in and thanks for repping the pod
November 24, 2020
Ep. 58 - David Bellion | Red Star Paris | Part 1
This week we got together with David Bellion. Former Manchester United player and now creative director for Red Star Paris. David was so generous with his time we're splitting the show into two episodes.  This is a fascinating look into the life of a former pro. In part one we're talking about David's playing days under Sir Alex Ferguson. We talk love, life, passion and so much more. It really is a quality dive into David as a person. We hope you enjoy. Be sure to rate and review the show. It means a lot you listen. Cheers.
November 19, 2020
Ep. 57 - AHO Weekly Show
All up in your ear drums it's the AHO Weekly Show. This week we are bringing you up to speed on what went down during the international break. We're previewing the EPL returning this weekend and the future of football content as Ryan Reynolds buys Wrexham A.F.C.  Loads of juice in the show. Tune in. Check us out. Thanks for getting down with the pod. 
November 17, 2020
Ep. 56 - Steve Bayley | Non-League America
Ever wondered what soccer in the U.S actually consists of outside of MLS? There's so many stories and quality organizations involved we felt it was time to talk about it. Todays guest Steve Bayley from Non League America is going to be sharing loads of great insight into the current U.S soccer setup and where and how we can improve it. Definitely a worthy listen if you're a footy fan. Tune in. Check it out and thanks for being part of the AHO gang.
November 12, 2020
Ep. 55 - AHO Weekly Show
Back up in the mix like we never left it's the AHO Weekly Show. We're back with loads of EPL chat, this weeks Hot Topic we discuss the Cristiano Ronaldo saga unfolding at Juventus and Tom drops his final thoughts on clubs fan tv channels. Tune in. Check it out and get involved.
November 10, 2020
Ep. 54 - Jordan Florit | How Football Is Becoming Venezuela's Religion
On this weeks show we're talking to author Jordan Florit about his new book "Red Wine & Arepas".  We talk politics in Venezuela, football culture and so much more about Jordans adventure to South America to capture one of the most fascinating stories being told in World Football and the political stage. Thanks for tuning and getting down with the AHO show as always. Cheers.
November 05, 2020
Ep. 53 - AHO Weekly Show
It's time for the weekly show and we're welcoming a special guest from Dublin, Phoenix Celtic great Dean Robinson. We're talking EPL, heading in football, longevity in the game and Halloween mishaps. It's all going down. Tune and in get it in your lobes. Cheers comrades! 
November 03, 2020
Ep. 52 - NPLH Magazine
Greetings footy fans. We're live this week with the chaps from No Place Like Home Magazine Joe Fordham and Neil Jamieson. We're talking the ins and outs of what makes up the magazine from design and content. In addition we're talking some difference between culture in the UK and U.S and loads of other bits of the game. Tune in and check us out and thank you all for listening as always.
October 29, 2020
Ep. 51 - AHO Weekly Show
Get your Tuesday footy fix with the AHO Weekly Show. We're covering the weekends EPL action, mental health in football and what does a coach do after a 13-0 defeat? Tune in and check it out.  Visit for all things football culture in the world this week.  Thanks for tuning in! 
October 27, 2020
Ep. 50 - Edreece Arghandiwal | Oakland Roots
Today is the 50th episode of A Healthy Obsession and what a guest we've got to crown it. Edreece Arghandiwal is the Co-Founder and CMO at Oakland Roots in California. The club are building a remarklable project on and off the field and we're big fans. Tune and and check out the convo with Edreece as we talk merch, social impact, entrepreneurship and loads more. Quality insights into what running a club is like.  Share, rate, review and thanks to everyone for tuning in these last 50 shows. Cheers. 
October 22, 2020
Ep. 49 - AHO Weekly Show
It's time to do get down with the sounds of the AHO Weekly Show. Tune in as we talk about the weekends Premier League actions. More VAR controversy. What makes a good football club and Tom has some mishaps at sea! It's all happening. Thanks for listening.
October 20, 2020
Ep. 48 - Naomi Accardi | Season Magazine
This week we're off to Milan for the show as we chat to Naomi Accardi. Naomi is the editor at friend of the show - Season Magazine as well as specializing connecting brands with footballers. We're talking about branding and fashion in football today as well as womens football and loads more footy culture. Tune in. Check us out. Share, rate and review. Thanks for being part of the community xox
October 15, 2020
Ep. 47 - AHO Weekly Show
It's here. Ready and waiting for you. It's the AHO Weekly Show! Adam & Tom are joined again by Fraser Lavaey again this week as Fraser wants another shot at podcasting. We're talking EPL takeover, PPV footy is rubbish a bit of international football and starting our own supporter owned team. Tune in! 
October 13, 2020
Ep. 46 - Jim Keoghan | How To Run A Football Club
Today we're joined by author and Everton fan Jim Keoghan. We're discussing his new book "How to run a football club". The show's got a bit of everything in it from coaching chat, grassroots football culture, Football 2.0 and so much more. Tune in and check it out and thank you all for listening as always. 
October 08, 2020
Ep. 45 - AHO Weekly Show
Step right up folks it's football chat for sale! Well not for sale but come on in and listen to the AHO Weekly as Adam Thelwell and Thomas Hurdle talk about topics ranging from starting their own supporter owned football club, a weekend of EPL madness and oh no! Gunnersaurus has been sacked. We're getting into all of that and more.  Tune in, check it out and cheers for the spins. 
October 06, 2020
Ep. 44 - Acid F.C
This week we got together with Ed of Acid F.C. We're talking about the new kits Acid F.C has just designed for Red Star Paris with Adidas, Grassroots football, how clubs can do a better job with their merch and loads more bits and pieces from the design and football world. Tune in and check it out. If you can share, rate and review the show it'd mean the world to us. Thanks for listening to AHO.
October 01, 2020
Ep. 43 - AHO Weekly Show
It's here! The AHO weekly show all up in your ear drums. This week all the way from Canada we welcome special guest Fraser Lavaey to the show. We're talking EPL round up. Handball and penalty madness. Should hockey fights be introduced to footy? And what on earth is bumbleberry pie? Get involved! Share, rate and review the show and Tom will buy you a pint. Cheers!
September 30, 2020
Ep. 42 - Caitlyn Schrepfer | Freestyle Champion
Today is the freestyle show where we get together to learn a bit more about the freestyle soccer scene with champion freestyler Caitlyn Schrepfer. As well as talking about the freestle world we're talking the soccer scene in L.A and Caitlyns journey to be the worlds best. 
September 24, 2020
Ep. 41 - AHO Weekly Show w/ Jon Arnold
That's right we're welcoming north american footy expert Jon Arnold back into the pod with Adam & Tom for this weeks AHO Weekly Show. We're covering the north american players that are tearing it up in Europe, the status of the US national team, who would Jon have as his tag team partner in wrestling and loads more quality bits from the world of football.  Tune in. Check it out. Share with your mates and thanks for listening.
September 22, 2020
Ep. 40 - Kelvyn Quagraine | Football Beyond Borders
This week we got together with Kelvyn Quagraine of Football Beyond Borders. FBB works with disadvantaged youths who are passionate about football but disengaged at school. Through their programs they help students finish school and develop skills to transition into adulthood. It's an amazing project and we're talking all about it today. Thanks for tuning in as always. Much love.
September 17, 2020
Ep. 39 - AHO Weekly Show
It's that time again for the AHO Weekly show. This week we welcome a special guest Jonny "Kane" to the show. We're talking the kick off of the new EPL season, grassroots football and the US womens soccer player exodus to the UK. It's going down.
September 15, 2020
Ep. 38 - Matt McGinn | Against The Elements
This week we get with Matt McGinn, author of Against The Elements covering the explosion of Icelandic football. We're going to be talking about everything to do with Icelandic football culture as well as culture at large in the country.  Enjoy the show and if you can share, rate and review it'd be appretiated. 
September 10, 2020
Ep. 37 - AHO Weekly Show
We're back for another round of AHO Weekly goodness! Adam & Tom five into the good the bad and the ugly of the new EPL kits for the season. We're talking footballers investments from football teams to condom companies and Tom tells us what a dube is... Get on it!
September 08, 2020
Ep. 36 - Lauren Glancy | Atlanta United
This week we're getting into all thing Atlanta soccer with Lauren Glancy. Lauren breaks down what has made the Atl soccer scene blow up. From their MLS team to youth soccer initiatives, ATL is leading the way for what many other soccer markets could learn from. We're talkign womens soccer and loads more. Check it out and cheers for listening. 
September 03, 2020
Ep. 35 - AHO Weekly Show
We're back for the weekly show. We're talking about the Messi saga, Tom's nutrition plan which is quite frankly terrible and the new Spurs documentary gets some air time. Loads of other footy chat as always. Tune in and check it out. Cheers!
September 01, 2020
Ep. 34 - Rob Blanchette | Bleacher Report
This week we welcome Rob Blanchette to the AHO Show. It's a deep dive into loads of pieces of football culture from journalism, racism in football, we look back at the 19/20 season and look forward to the new season and much more. Thanks to everyone for listening. Share. Rate. Review. Much love. 
August 27, 2020
Ep. 33 - AHO Weekly Show
We've got grassroots football chat. Where do people do their grocery shopping, the science of penalties and a bit of UCL chat thrown in. It's life. It's football. We're talking about all of it! Tune in. Share. Rate. Review. Cheers! 
August 25, 2020
Ep. 32 - Common Goal | Jürgen Griesbeck
On this weeks show we welcome Jürgen Griesbeck, CEO of Common Goal. We're going to be talking about the Common Goal project which is a pledge based charitible organization. Professional players like Juan Mata and Paulo Dybala and managers from around the game donate a percentage of their wages into the charity which is then used for social impact projects.  It's a really interesting chat and look at what a small contribution can make to make a big difference. Thanks for listening!
August 20, 2020
Ep. 31 - AHO Weekly Show
The weekly show is here. Adam & Tom are talking about the Barca/Messi meltdown. Valencia are paying players with IOU's and listeners send Tom some tunes to listen to. It's live and direct for your listening pleasure. Life. Football. We've got it all. Tune in! Cheers.
August 18, 2020
Ep. 30 - Jon Arnold
This week we welcome journalist Jon Arnold to the show. We're talking Mexican soccer and culture. MLS, USL and thoughts on Pro-Rel. Check it out and thanks for tuning in.
August 13, 2020
Ep. 29 - AHO Round Up
Tom fires back at his critics. FFP is a joke and we are not talking about Icelandic football. At all. Check it all out on this weeks round up show! Thanks for listening and supporting the pod. Cheers! 
August 11, 2020
Ep. 28 - Bruno Contreras | Soccer Without Borders
This week I'm joined by Bruno Contreras from Soccer Without Borders. We're talking about the amazing work SWB does around the world providing playing opportunities for kids from underserved communities and refugees. They also do off the field work helping children advance their education. We talk just how powerful football can be in making an impact in global football. Enjoy! Share. Rate. Review.
August 06, 2020
Ep. 27 - AHO Weekly Show
The listeners want to know why Tom's taste in music is so bad. We talk about the time I met Wayne Rooney and is the Brentford Moneyball approach the right way to run a football club. It's all going down. Check it out. Share. Rate. Review. Cheers! 
August 04, 2020
Ep. 26 - Amy Drucquer | This Fan Girl
This week we're welcoming Amy Drucquer of This Fan Girl to the show. We're talking about female suporter culture in modern football and of course football at large. Share, rate and review the show and thanks for checking it out. Cheers! 
July 30, 2020
Ep. 25 - AHO Weekly Show
Why is Tom so against celebrating anything? 6th place finish? Not good enough. Staying in the league? Nah.. We dive into all of the goings on in world football on this weeks Tom & Adam show! Thanks for listening. Do Tom a favor and share, rate and review the show because he's fragile. Viva AHO! 
July 28, 2020
Ep. 24 - Bootbags
This weeks show we're talking to the lads at Bootbags - Jordan Schweiker and Shane Malcolm. We're talking entrepreneurship in soccer. Their own playing backgrounds and the charity project at the heart of their project. Share. Rate. Review and thanks for listening! 
July 23, 2020
Ep. 23 - AHO Weekly Show
It's a Manchester meltdown in the FA Cup. Leeds are back in the big time and the times they are a changing in the world of football. We're talking about all of it today on the AHO weekly show. Check it out. Share. Rate. Review. 
July 21, 2020
Ep. 22 - Dr. Robin Thorpe | Performance Science & Conditioning Coach
This week we're taking a dive into the performance science side of football. We're talking to Dr. Robin Thorpe who spent 10 years at Manchester United F.C working under Sir Alex Ferguson all the way up to current manager Ole Gunnar Solsjaer and everyone inbetween,
July 16, 2020
Ep. 21 - AHO Weekly Show
Man City worm their way back in to the UCL. Is defending a dying art and our new game is unveiled (made up) on the show. Check it on this weeks AHO round up. Thanks for tuning in.
July 14, 2020
Ep. 20 - Jake Edwards | United Soccer League
This week we're joined by President of the USL Jake Edwards. The USL is the second tier of the U.S Soccer pyramid. We're talking about the league's return to play, promotion-relegation, youth soccer and Jake's path to USL president. Thanks for listening as always. Share with your mates and leave a review. Cheers.
July 09, 2020
Ep. 19 - AHO Weekly Show
Man United unstoppable! Tottenham unwatchable and Cyber footballers are taking over the world. It's the weekly get down with AHO. Check it.
July 07, 2020
Ep. 18 - James Carew | Póg Mo Goal
On this weeks show I get together with James from Póg Mo Goal Magazine. We're talking about their magazine and world football as always.
July 02, 2020
Ep. 17 - AHO Weekly Show
Tommy is back from a weekend of soccer in Las Vegas. Liverpool are champions and Osama Bin Laden is in the stands at Leeds! It's all going down on the greatest ever football podcast.
June 30, 2020
Ep. 16 - Thomas Rongen
This week we are joined by none other than Thomas Rongen. Thomas is a pundit on Bein Sports for the La Liga show but has worked at every level of US Soccer from player to coach and even scouting for the national team. We cover it all in todays show with some fascinating insights into how US Soccer has developed over the last 40 years. Enjoy and share with your mates. Cheers.
June 25, 2020
Ep. 15 - AHO Weekly Show
.On this weeks show Adam & Tom talk the return of the EPL as their teams United and Spurs go head to head. They cover all the news from around Europe and all the usual bollocks. Oh and we are announcing the winner of the Adidas Copa boot winners. Get it in you!
June 23, 2020
Ep. 14 - Felicia Pennant | SEASON Magazine
On this weeks show we had the pleasure of welcoming Felicia Pennant on to the show. Felicia is the founder and editor at SEASON Magazine out of London. We're diving into her journey in football as well as how season was founded. As always there's a ton of content on football culture so something for everyone. We hope you enjoy the show.
June 18, 2020
Ep. 13 - AHO Weekly Show
EPL returns. Mickey Mouse Cup. Question of the week and building a pub in my back garden! The show has it all. Mainly rubbish but it's our rubbish together. ENJOY.
June 16, 2020
Ep 12. - Lamar Neagle
This week I had the pleasure of getting together with former Seattle Sounders and MLS player Lamar Neagle. We're diving into all things from the youth soccer structure to player agents and much more. So tune in and check it out. Thanks for being part of the community.
June 11, 2020
Ep. 11 - AHO Weekly Show
Step right up folks - football is for sale! Well not for sale but Adam & Tom are back in the pod for this weeks AHO Weekly show where we'll be rounding up the latest and greatest from the world of football. From our own cup final and heads split open to EPL and players superstitions we're diving into all the usual bollocks! Thanks for listening and enjoy the show. 
June 09, 2020
Ep. 10 - Shawn Levy | Timbers Army
This week we're heading up to Portland to talk to writer and one of the founding members of the Timbers Army Shawn Levy. We discuss soccer culture in Portland. What it's like being part of the group from the beginning and also the social mission at the core of the group called Operation Pitch Invasion. Check it out. Thanks to you all for being part of the community and much love to you all.
June 04, 2020
Ep 9. - AHO Weekly Show
With everything going on in our country right now we realize footy chat isn't a priority but if the show can give you a smile that's good enough for us. We stand with our brothers and sisters in our communities for equality always. I hope you enjoy the show. 
June 02, 2020
Ep 8. - Josh Warwick | Cult Kits
On this weeks show we had the pleasure of getting together with Josh Warwick of Cult Kits. We're going to be talking all things football kits as well as football culture at large. The cult kits website is a gem for nearly any football kit you can imagine. Check it out here Thank you all as always for listening to the show. We appretiate a review or sharing with your mates. We'll see you all on the pitches soon. 
May 28, 2020
Ep 7. - The AHO Weekly Show
Tuesdays show is out now and me and Tommy Hurdle are sore from pickup, a bit hungover but excited to talk some football. We're digging into the EPL and Serie A return, Bundesliga action and Egyptian bank robberies. There's a bit for everyone to enjoy so give it a go and thanks for listening.
May 26, 2020
Ep. 6 - Sam Davy | Park Social Soccer Club
This week we welcomed Sam Davy to the Podcast. Sam is the founder and owner of Park Social Soccer Club.  Park Social produces some amazing soccer gear inlucding balls and clothing but it's the social mission at the heart of the company that stands out along side some amazing aesthetics. I'm going to be talking to Sam about football culture at large as always but we dive into the social mission at Park Social and how football can change the world one ball at a time.  For more on Park Social visit Thanks for tuning in! Leave a review and share with your mates if you enjoy. Cheers.
May 21, 2020
Ep. 5 - BONUS Talk & Chelsea Cabarcas
We were so excited football is back in the form of the Bundesliga that me and my mate Tom got together, sore from playing football ourselves and talked all things going on in football like the return of the Bundesliga and South Korean sex dolls invading a stadium! As if that wasn't enough we're going down to Colombia to talk to Chelsea Cabarcas the host of La Liga show, pro player and broadcaster. It's everything you'd hope it'd be. Tune it and check it out. 
May 19, 2020
Ep 4. - Jon Bakero | Phoenix Rising F.C
On this weeks AHO show we are talking to Jon Bakero. Jon is a professional player for Phoenix Rising F.C in the USL. We talk about Jon's background in football including growing up with a father who played for Barcelona, his thoughts on playing for Phoenix Rising F.C and a bunch of other football topics. Check it out. leave a review and share with your mates if you enjoy. Cheers!  Photo by Grace Stufkosky @AZSoccerCulture
May 14, 2020
Ep 3. - Pete Martin | SoccerBible
On this weeks AHO Show we meet with Pete Martin who is the editor and ringleader at SoccerBible. We'll be talking about music, football and fashion and everything inbetween. If you enjoy please share with your mates and as always we thank you for listening and being part of the footy community. Follow on Instagram @ahealthy_obsession @soccerbible and @iampetemartin
May 07, 2020
Ep 2. - Bobby Madley
On this weeks episode of A Healthy Obsession we talk to Bobby Madley. Bobby is a professional football referee with years of experience at the highest level including the English Premier League. We talk about Bobby's own experiences, VAR and Bobby's exile from the Premier League. Check the show out and share it if you enjoy. Thanks for all your support. 
April 29, 2020
Ep. 1 - Kyle Martino
Get involved in this weeks podcast where we chat to Kyle Martino about all things U.S Soccer. Kyle shares his experience running for U.S Soccer President. His new project Street F.C and much more. Tune in, enjoy and leave a review if you love it. Cheers footy fans.
April 25, 2020