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Chobo Football Podcast

Chobo Football Podcast

By JohnMark Ochieng
Reviews of football matches played in Europe's top 5 leagues alongside the occasional feature episodes on different football related topics, including the controversial European Super League, the future of the Harambee Stars and more, hosted by JohnMark Ochieng
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EURO 2020; ENGLAND VS ITALY FINAL REVIEW & CHOBO PODCAST AWARDS
After the curtains were finally lowered with Italy winning the trophy against England on penalties, we analyze the game and then go on to give our opinions on who we think should have won respective awards, as well as made it onto the team of the tournament(And if some players deserved to make it, after UEFA gave its verdict)Do not forget to check out the links below as well, where small segments of this podcast appear regularly; https://youtu.be/zCaSCmjt3Bk https://thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com/author/touchlinemaniacs/and https://thesportmaniac247.wordpress.com/ Facebook Page at //web.facebook.com/Touchymaniacs and https://web.facebook.com/The-Sport-Maniac-281078516073981
52:50
July 14, 2021
EURO 2020 & COPA AMERICA 2021 FINALS PREVIEW
As the world heavily anticipates the finals of two of the biggest international tournaments in world football, we give our thoughts on which teams we think have what it takes to put a smiles on the faces of their countries citizens.Will football come home or go Rome? Will Brazil win it for the second time in a row or will Messi finally break his international trophy duck? Find out on this episode.Do not forget to check out the links below as well, where small segments of this podcast appear regularly; https://youtu.be/zCaSCmjt3Bk https://thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com/author/touchlinemaniacs/and https://thesportmaniac247.wordpress.com/ Facebook Page at //web.facebook.com/Touchymaniacs and https://web.facebook.com/The-Sport-Maniac-281078516073981  
59:31
July 9, 2021
EURO 2020; QUATER-FINALS REVIEW & SEMI-FINALS PREVIEW
We take a look at all results from the quarter-finals and analyze them accordingly, before previewing the semi-finals. Will Harry Kane continue to keep his floodgates for goals open after scoring against Germany and Ukraine? Will Denmark continue to do it for their talisman? Will Spain become profligate again? Will Italy keep their impressive unbeaten momentum going? Find out on this episode. Do not forget to check out the links below as well, where small segments of this podcast appear regularly; https://youtu.be/zCaSCmjt3Bk https://thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com/author/touchlinemaniacs/and https://thesportmaniac247.wordpress.com/ Facebook Page at //web.facebook.com/Touchymaniacs and https://web.facebook.com/The-Sport-Maniac-281078516073981
49:26
July 6, 2021
EURO 2020 QUATER-FINALS PREVIEW
Following a rollercoaster of  a round of 16 this Euros, we preview the highs and lows from that stage and give our predicted outcome for the quarter-final fixtures.
55:49
July 2, 2021
EURO 2020; THE EXCLUSIVE GROUP STAGE ANALYSIS
Euro 2020 has seen us witness glorious moments so far. From Italy's utter domination, Ramsey and Bale proving to everyone that class is permanent, Lukaku showing everyone why he is one of the world's best strikers to  Hungary proving to people they wouldn't be pushovers in the supposed group of death and many more. In this episode, we analyze every bit of the group stage and give our predictions for the round of sixteen fixtures. 
02:02:51
June 25, 2021
Hall of Fame and Can Arsenal Have a Good Ebening Against Emery
Virginia, Mark and JohnMark give our Hall of Fame nominees and discuss whether Arsenal can turn the tie around. Virginia blog: https://kenyangoonergirl.blogspot.com/ Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:08:39
May 5, 2021
City Carabao Kings, Appalling Arsenal and UCL Semis Preview
Erastus, Phil, Mark and JohnMark give an old-fashioned PL weekend review alongside our UCL semis predictions. Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:09:23
April 28, 2021
The Good and Bad of the European Super League
Erastus, Kevin, Phil, Mark and JohnMark give our opinions of the ESL from the perspective of a Kenyan football fan. Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:22:33
April 21, 2021
Pulsating Pogba, Barca's Classico Collapse and Frankfurt's Frantics
Erastus, Alex, Phil, Mark and JohnMark cover what happened over the course of the weekend including Man United's comeback against Spurs, West Ham battling for top 4, Real's win against Barca, Frankfurt continuing to entertain and so much more. Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:14:45
April 14, 2021
UCL Quarter finals Predictions
Phil Nyaga, Mark Kinyanjui and JohnMark Ochieng give our predictions which you'll definitely come back to to roast us in two weeks. Enjoy the episode. Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:20:23
April 7, 2021
Bargain Transfers: Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea and Everton
Connel Cheptumo, Mark Kinyanjui, Phil Nyaga and JohnMark Ochieng pick apart what's wrong at our club and find bargain signings that will be suitable. Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:15:08
December 16, 2020
#11 European Weekend Recap: Can This Arsenal Squad Challenge for Europe?
Erastus, Alex, Phil, Mark and JohnMark cover what happened over the course of the weekend including the drab North London Derby, Chelsea outclassing Leeds, RB Leipzig getting a point at the Allianz Arena and Lille continuing their potential title charge after beating Monaco 2-1.   Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg   FPL League Code: 8xvfwm   The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw   thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com   Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj  E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:15:40
December 9, 2020
#10 European Weekend Recap: Mourinho Masterclass and Inconsistent Inter
Erastus, Alex, Phil, Mark and JohnMark cover what happened over the course of the weekend including Chelsea drawing 0-0 with Spurs and Inter battering Sassuolo who have set the league alight.  Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg  FPL League Code: 8xvfwm  The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw  thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com  Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:18:29
December 2, 2020
Is Mulee the Man to Lead the Kenyan National Side?
Erastus, Alex, Winston Mark and JohnMark cover problems with the Kenyan Football National side. Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:07:07
November 28, 2020
#1 European Weekend Recap: Will Atletico Madrid Win the Title
Erastus, Alex, Mark and JohnMark cover what happened all across Europe. Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
50:33
November 25, 2020
#9 Weekend Recap: Have CIty Made a Mistake Giving Pep a Contract?
Erastus, Alex, Mark and JohnMark cover what happened in the PL. Steven Katzz (intro) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw thetouchlinemaniacs.wordpress.com Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
48:58
November 25, 2020
Wonderkids Outside Europe's Top 5 Leagues
Erastus, Alex, Mark and JohnMark cover wonderkids from the MLS to the J-League to the Eredivisie. Steven Katzz Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:04:16
November 18, 2020
#8 Weekend Recap: Ole Should Give Bruno his Entire Salary
Mark Kinyanjui, Phil Nyaga and JohnMark Ochieng cover everything that happened in the weekend from Bruno saving Ole's job to the impossible to understand handball rule to the incredibly awful penalty by Lookman. Steven Katzz Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg  FPL League Code: 8xvfwm  The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw  Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj  E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:20:29
November 11, 2020
#7 Weekend Recap: Why the Number 10 Role is Dead
Mark Kinyanjui, Alexander Ngomeli and JohnMark Ochieng cover everything that happened in the weekend from Aubameyang's winner against United to City's unconvincing win over Sheffield Steven Katzz Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:21:25
November 4, 2020
The European Super League is a Disgrace
Mark Kinyanjui, Alexander Ngomeli and JohnMark Ochieng review the proposed Project Big PIcture and its link to the famed European Super League. Steven Katzz Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
29:24
October 23, 2020
#5 Weekend Recap: Why The Offside Rule Needs To Change
Mark Kinyanjui and JohnMark Ochieng cover everything that happened in the weekend from VAR to last minute equalizers from Vestergaard and Lanzini. Steven Katzz Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg  FPL League Code: 8xvfwm  The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw  Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj  E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
57:26
October 21, 2020
Summer 2020 Transfer Review
Mark Kinyanjui and JohnMark Ochieng cover everything that happened in the transfer window from the Cavani panic buy to the shocking acquisition of James Rodriguez for free from Everton. Steven Katzz Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05-FKMrmUMYRrnZfjMjVpg FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:38:58
October 14, 2020
#4 Weekend Recap: Why United Need Relegation to Improve
Perhaps the most shocking weekend in Premier League football we've ever seen. From United shipping six against Spurs to Liverpool being run ragged by Villa. Karen Gacheri, Mark KInyanjui and JohnMark Ochieng break down what happened during the weekend. FPL League Code: 8xvfwm  The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw Karen's blog: https://footytimes.com/what-if-it-was-all-staged/  Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj  E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:45:57
October 7, 2020
#3 Weekend Recap. Why VAR may have caused more harm than good!
Liverpool beat Arsenal, Spurs inexplicably draw to Newcastle in the final moments of the game, United win undeservedly and more. FPL League Code: 8xvfwm The Touchline Maniacs: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8YepJNMuO2YBWUQXpjXnw Instagram: https://instagram.com/chobofootball?igshid=1u70f9og06lhj E-mail: chobofootball@gmail.com
01:30:50
September 30, 2020
#2 Weekend Recap
We are joined by Mark Kinyanjui,  an upcoming journalist with a youtube channel called The Touchline Maniacs, to discuss what happened in the Premier League over the previous weekend.
01:23:46
September 23, 2020
#1 Weekend Recap
I, your host JohnMark Ochieng', am joined by Karen Gacheri. A blogger on Footy Times and a passionate football fan as we provide our insight and perspective to Premier League matches that happened over the weekend.
01:19:30
September 16, 2020