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Steve Massey and Contracts!
When earlier this week Helston Athletic FC announced that they were giving contracts to some of their players, there were a few around the place that couldn't see why! CORNISH SOCCER caught up with the Blues manager Steve Massey at the Arts Cafe, Truro Museum to hear more about the thinking behind the idea. If you should be listening to this via the Anchor Podcast app, lets hear your thoughts by leaving a voice message Dave Deacon (CORNISH SOCCER)
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July 20, 2019
CORNISH SOCCER talks to John Dent - another in the "Cornish football Nostalgia" series
Another episode in the CORNISH SOCCER Podcast series of trips down memory lane with pure nostalgia, this time with John Dent. John played and went on to manage in the local game for well over 40 years. With such a long, esteemed time in the game, we could have no doubt talked for ages, however in this episode we concentrated on his time as a youngster with his home town club Plymouth Argyle; his “Twin Towers Wembley” memories and of course when he both played and later became manager at his favourite local club – Falmouth Town.  Good times, emotional recollections  and great characters discussed and so take a listen and enjoy. My thanks go to John for sparing the time and giving all us local football supporters an hour of pure nostalgia! Dave Deacon * The short clips of Brian Moore commentary used can be found on You Tube “The National Association of Youth Clubs Cup Final 1974/75. *
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July 5, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX 17 May 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX  17 May 2019 Welcome to the 24th episode. The last one! We’re still in the Cup Final period of the season and so understandably there’s a review of last Saturday’s SWPL League Cup Final, as well as a mention for Sunday’s Duchy League final which features St Mawgan and Foxhole clashing again. St Mawgan’s manager Ash Bicknall is back on to give us his thoughts while Lee Denton also tells how he happens to be back at Perranporth and looking to seal his second Combo league title in two seasons for the club! Falmouth Town’s Young Player of the Season, Martyn Duff, explains how he feels his playing role is at the club and we finish the season with our regular SWPL contributor, secretary Phil Hiscox, giving his thoughts on the league’s season. Many thanks to Phil for his weekly contribution. We sum up how much we have in the kitty after our weekly “Bet of the Week” slot, and of course there’s the final result for the Predictions we made every week!  Rappo also shares his last Combo review of the season. As this is the last episode, thanks to everyone who has contributed over the 24 weeks. You have been so helpful in having a chat about the local game. It’s made some great listening and I hope you have enjoyed what we have tried to do. It’s been fun talking about Cornish football! Timings (TOTAL : 1:23m) 01:34 Intro and a quick weekly review with Rappo 11: 30    The Mousehole/Penzance merger 18:51 Ash Bicknall (St Mawgan’s manager) 27:03 Rappo’s Combo review 40:33 Lee Denton (back as manager at Perranporth) 51:30    “The Bet of the Week” 54:10 Martyn Duff – Falmouth Town’s Young Player of the Season 1:05:04 Phil Hiscox with his SWPL quick review of the season
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May 16, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX 10 May 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX  10 May 2019 Welcome to the 23rd and penultimate episode. It’s a longer one this week as the season comes to an exciting climax all throughout the county. Cup football continues to dominate with firstly player/manager James “Harry” Tonkin coming back on after his Mousehole Reserves side won the Cornwall Junior Cup. There was also time after the midweek Cornwall Charity Cup final to catch St Dennis manager Jack Barbery before his St Dennis went off to celebrate their win against Illogan RBL. After the Senior Cup Final three weekends ago, Falmouth and Saltash have to do it all again, this time in the SWPL Cup Final and we speak to Dane Bunney of the Ashes and James Miller from Town. There’s also Shaun Vincent of St Blazey on this week’s podcast and of course Rappo with his usual features - his “Bet of the Week”, the Predictions (on a handful of games throughout the Saturday football programme) and the Combo review. We always feature our Truro City supporters, Cam and Josh, as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s a bit of fun talking about Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure local football stays on the map! Don’t forget, you can always leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football. Go on, give it a go and let us know what you reckon. Timings (TOTAL : 2:06m) 07:00 “Harry” Tonkin (Mousehole Reserves player/manager) 21:00 Jack Barbery (St Dennis manager) 27:00    TCFC_Updates co-hosts Josh & Cam 44:15    “The Bet of the Week” 50:07  Rappo’s Combo review 59:06 ECPL & Evely Cup 1:00:55 Shaun Vincent (St Blazey) 1:10:15 Dane Bunney (Saltash United) 1:27:12 Phil Hiscox’s SWPL catch-up 1:41:50   Predictions – after 22 podcasts, Rappo is leading 6-4! 1:48:20   James Miller (Falmouth Town)    ]5
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May 9, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX 3 May 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX  3 May 2019 Welcome to the 22nd episode. After the Senior Cup Final two weekends ago, it’s the turn of the Bond Timber Cornwall Junior Cup Final this Sunday and we hear from managers of both camps. However, before that, of course Rappo is back from his holiday away and so his usual features are back such as his “Bet of the Week”, the Predictions (on a handful of games throughout the Saturday football programme) and the Combo review. As usual, we keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Cam and Josh, as well as with the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. So onto the Junior Cup Final taking place at Hayle on Sunday. First up is “Harry” Tonkin, Mousehole’s manager and then we have back one half of the Foxhole management team – Shaun German. It’s great listening to both of them ahead of one of the biggest dates on the Cornish football calendar. Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s a bit of fun talking about Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure local football stays on the map! Don’t forget, you can always leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football. Go on, give it a go and let us know what you reckon. Timings (TOTAL : 1:34m) 01:34 Intro as Rappo is back from Egypt! 03:00    TCFC_Updates co-hosts Josh & Cam 21:07    “The Bet of the Week” 26:44 Phil Hiscox’s SWPL catch-up 43:40  Rappo’s Combo review 54:02 James “Harry” Tonkin – manager Mousehole Reserves 1:06:27   Predictions – after 21 podcasts, Rappo is still leading 6-3! 1:12:58   Shaun German (Co-manager Foxhole Stars) 1:32:47   Wrap up with Rappo!
1:34:44
May 2, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST 26th April 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  26th April 2019 It’s the 21st episode of the weekly Friday Fix podcast which is now available to download and enjoy and is available via a number of different podcast platforms.  There’s no Rappo this time around as he’s away on holiday and so that means no “Bet of the Week” or “Predictions” as well as Rappo’s detailed “Combo Review”. We have got some interviews however, featuring the Senior Cup skippers from Falmouth Town and Saltash United – namely Joe Cooper and Ryan Richards respectively. The RM Graphic Design League Cup final takes place at St Blazey on Sunday and managers Lee Mann (Callington) and Mark Smith (AFC St Austell) speak to the Friday Fix podcast as well as Mark giving his neutral thoughts on the Easter Monday Senior Cup Final. Two more managers appear on this week’s episode – from the Combo we have Harry Pope (Penryn Athletic) while SWPL Division One West side Liskeard Athletic made sure of the league title this week and so Richard Woods from the Blues joins the podcast .  As usual we keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox.  Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. This podcast is all about talking Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Why not also either leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app or send me an audio clip from your club for inserting into the episode? Whatever, make sure you follow CORNISH SOCCER talking football.  Timings (TOTAL : 1:14m) 1:32 TCFC_Updates co-hosts Josh & Cam 10:18 St Austell Reserves manager Mark Smith with his Senior Cup Final thoughts 13:15  Ryan Richards (Saltash United Captain) 20:09 Joe Cooper (Falmouth Town Captain) 30:27 Harry Pope (Manager of Penryn Athletic) 33.40  Lee Mann (Callington Reserves Manager) 43:43 Mark Smith again 50:23 Phil Hiscox’s SWPL catch-up 1:03:33 Richard Woods (Liskeard Athletic co-manager)
1:14:54
April 26, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS EASTER CUP SPECIAL 18 April 2019
RAPPO & DEACS EASTER CUP SPECIAL  18th April 2019 Thank you for listening to another episode of the podcast. This is the 20th episode to become available to download and enjoy. Of course, we’re out a day early this week because of the busy Easter local football programme. It’s always a special time in the football calendar with not only an all but full programme of SWPL matches on the Good Friday, but then cup football takes over with the Cornwall Combination League Cup Final on the Sunday and of course the Cornwall Senior Cup final on the Easter Monday. Our version of the FA Cup as described by three of our guests this week St Austell’s Caretaker Manager Neil Slateford, who is also no stranger to appearing in the final, and we also talk to the two managers involved on the day – Saltash’s Matt Cusack and Falmouth’s Andy Westgarth. Before that however, we also hear from two key people in the build-up to the Combo final on the Sunday – Illogan’s skipper Steve Abbott-Smith and St Day’s assistant manager Rob Hosking.  It’s a special cup episode and no apologies for it being just over two hours. You’ve got the whole weekend to listen to it! It’s great that we can get to hear from people who will be involved in the big games coming up and that we can share them with you, our listeners. There’s also the usual features such as Rappo’s “Bet of the Week” and our Predictions on a handful of games throughout the Saturday football programme, from SWPL through to Duchy and Trelawny. We keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Cam and Josh, as well as with the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. While Rappo takes his regular look at the Cornwall Combination League scene, we also touch on the MAB ECPL Premier Division title run-in, and more from this league next week with their league cup final taking place.  Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s a bit of fun talking about Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure local football stays on the map! Don’t forget, you can always leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football. Go on, give it a go and let us know what you reckon. “OUR FA CUP” Timings (TOTAL : 2:17:31m) 01:00 Recapping on some of the week’s events! 08:07 Neil Slateford 18:20    TCFC_Updates co-hosts Josh & Cam 31:31    “The Bet of the Week” 37:00  Rappo’s Combo review 48:28 Phil Hiscox’s SWPL catch-up 1:04:00  ECPL mention 1:06:19  Steve Abbott-Smith (Illogan RBL’s skipper) 1:19:06  Rob Hosking (Assistant Manager at St Day) 1:35:18   Predictions – after 19 podcasts, Rappo is leading 6-3! 1:46:00   Matt Cusack (Saltash United manager) 2:01:52 Andy Westgarth (Falmouth Town’s manager) 2:13:00   Wrap up with Rappo!
2:17:31
April 18, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST 12th April 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  12th April 2019 It’s the 19th episode of the weekly Friday Fix podcast which is now available to download and enjoy and is available via a number of different podcast platforms.  There’s three interviews, two featuring successful Charity Cup managers Jack Barbery (St Dennis) and Mikey Pascoe (Illogan RBL) and the other with Godolphin Atlantic gaffer Paul Sidwell.  These are mixed in with Rappo’s “Bet of the Week” and our Predictions covering five games from  throughout the Saturday football programme. As usual we keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam (which also includes hearing from caretaker manager Paul Wilkinson and midfielder River Allen), as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox and Rappo also takes his regular look at the Cornwall Combination League scene.  Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. This podcast is all about talking Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Why not also either leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app or send me an audio clip from your club for inserting into the episode? Whatever, make sure you follow CORNISH SOCCER talking football.  Timings (TOTAL : 1:36m) 01:14 Recapping on some of the week’s events! 06:51    TCFC_Updates co-hosts Josh & Cam 19:40    “The Bet of the Week” 26:15  Jack Barbery (Manager of St Dennis) 33:35 Mikey Pascoe (Manager of Illogan RBL) 42:45  Rappo’s Combo review 53:06  Phil Hiscox’s SWPL catch-up 1:10:00   Predictions – after 18 podcasts, Rappo still leads 6-2! 1:18:17   Paul Sidwell (Godolphin Athletic’s manager) 1:31:50   Wrap up with Rappo!
1:35:57
April 11, 2019
The RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST 5th April 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  5th April 2019 This is episode 18 of the FRIDAY FIX podcast and it’s another packed one! We hear from four guests this week, two of which are Reserve team managers and two of which are SWPL players. Steve Manuel, manager of Saltash United Reserves, gives his thoughts on the exciting MAB ECPL Premier Division title race, while Rob Noventa is open and honest in sharing with us the struggle he’s having at Porthleven, in charge of the Reserves at Gala Parc. We also have an extended interview with Rob because he explains the troubles in more detail along with of course, he was personally involved in the “referee walking off incident” at Falmouth only three days ago!  Tom Whipp, a Bodmin Town defender, tells us why they are getting things together at the Priory Park club, and Liskeard Athletic skipper Jack Podmore gives his thoughts on the Blues closing in on the Division One West title. As always, our resident guests - Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, and SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox, contribute with their weekly slots and Rappo brings us his “Bet of the Week”, along with his Combo review and I join him in our Predictions on five games throughout the weekend’s football programme. This week is a longer episode, mainly because of the extended interview with Rob, but we felt it was important to hear his views on the referee incident! Don’t forget, you can always stop and start the podcast as is convenient to you. Thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s great being able to talk about Cornish football and if you know of anyone who wants to join in with Rappo and me, get in touch. Click, listen and enjoy! Dave Deacon TIMINGS (TOTAL : 2:08m) 01:00 Recapping on some of the week’s events! 12:30  TCFC_Updates co-hosts Josh & Cam 23:52  “The Bet of the Week” 30:00 Steve Manuel (Manager of Saltash United Reserves) 40:44 Rappo’s Combo review 50:26 Phil Hiscox’s SWPL catch-up 1:02:25 Tom Whipp (Bodmin Town)   1:15:28 Jack Podmore (Liskeard Athletic’s skipper) 1:27:27 Predictions – after 17 podcasts, Rappo leads 6-2! 1:08:53 Rob Noventa (Manager of Porthleven Reserves) 2:03:10 Wrap up with Rappo!
2:08:04
April 4, 2019
Leigh Robinson talks to CORNISH SOCCER
As the CORNISH SOCCER podcast was one of the first to speak to Leigh Robinson when he took over as manager of Truro City back in early September 2018, we thought following his recent dismissal, we would return to Leigh to hear his thoughts on his short tenure in the role. He says himself that "I think the club did the right thing for both parties". Enjoy your golf Leigh! The views expressed as comments are those of the individual contributor and may not be reflective of the views of the podcast creator. 
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March 29, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST 29 March 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  29 March 2019 This is episode 17 of the FRIDAY FIX podcast. Don’t forget it’s important to hear what you think about this podcast and how we can improve it and so email me davedeacon@cornshsoccer.info with any thoughts and comments. In this episode there’s a bit of managerial slant to it with the big news this week that Truro City sacked their management team after a run of poor results. We have a young man, Kyle Marks, who is experiencing the role having offered to help Ludgvan see out the season; in contrast, we catch up with one of the more successful ones around as we hear from  Falmouth’s boss Andy Westgarth, while newspaper reporter Rhod Mitchell, who has been covering Truro City since the 1980s, joins us to talk in more detail about the up and downs of Truro City’s season and especially the manager moves this week! As usual Rappo is on hand to give us his “Bet of the Week”, his Combo review and joins me in our Predictions on five games throughout the weekend’s football programme. Also, it wouldn’t be the same without our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, and of course SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox, another regular weekly contributor. Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s so much of fun talking about Cornish football with the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Click, listen and enjoy! Dave Deacon TIMINGS (TOTAL : 1:33m) 01:15 Intro and some chat about the week that’s gone! 06:19  TCFC_Updates co-hosts Josh & Cam 15:17  “The Bet of the Week” 20:54 Kyle Marks, temporary manager at SWPL’s Ludgvan 32:41  Phil Hiscox’s SWPL catch-up 45:34  Rappo’s Combo review 54:30 Andy Westgarth (manager, Falmouth Town) 1:05:10 Predictions – after 16 podcasts, it’s 5-2 to Rappo! 1:12:50 Rhod Mitchell (Reporter covering Truro City for over 30 years)  1:29:26 Wrap up
1:33:49
March 29, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST 22nd March 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  22nd March 2019 This is episode 16 of the new FRIDAY FIX podcast and it’s a packed programme! Interviews with five guests including two (Charlie Davis – Falmouth and Mattie Cusack – Saltash) of the clubs who will be in this season’s Easter Monday Cornwall Senior Cup Final. As well as Charlie and Matt, we also hear from Jack Barbery of St Dennis who is still hoping to get something out of this season whether it be the SWPL D1W title or the Charity Cup; Andy Avery appears on the Friday Fix after Sticker’s first league win of the season and Polperro’s manager Matt Pengelly gives us the low down on the Premier Division championship race in the MAB ECPL. We also keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, and of course we speak to the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox, another regular weekly contributor, who’s finger is always right on the pulse of SWPL events. Finally, as usual Rappo is on hand to give us his “Bet of the Week”, along with his Combo review and joins me in our Predictions on five games throughout the weekend’s football programme. Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s so much of fun talking about Cornish football with the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Click, listen and enjoy! Dave Deacon TIMINGS (TOTAL : 1:27m) 00:18 Intro and some of the week’s events! 04:22  TCFC_Updates co-hosts Josh & Cam 11:22  “The Bet of the Week” 17:15 Charlie Davis (Coach at Falmouth Town) 24:05 Matt Cusack (Saltash United Manager) 30:58 Jack Barbery (Manager St Dennis) 39:40  Phil Hiscox’s SWPL catch-up 51:15  Rappo’s Combo review 59:30 Matt Pengelly (Manager at Polperro) 1:08:53 Predictions – after 15 podcasts, it’s now 5-2 to Rappo! 1:14:57 Andy Avery (Sticker Manager)  1:23:11 Wrap up and a very quick look at the midweek cup ties!
1:27:09
March 22, 2019
CORNISH SOCCER talks to ROGER FICE
CORNISH SOCCER talks to Roger Fice I first remember Roger playing for my home town club Liskeard Athletic, but until making this recording I hadn’t realised The Blues manager Brian Hodge had paid £500 for him to move to Lux Park from Barnstaple. That’s the beauty of these Nostalgia memories! I hope you enjoy the listen and perhaps if you are an ex-player yourself, or know someone that would be good for CORNISH SOCCER talk to, let me know. Contact me by either mobile 07759 502408 or email davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info Dave Deacon
59:55
March 17, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST 15th March 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  15th March 2019 We’ve made it to episode 15 of the new FRIDAY FIX podcast! In this episode we have some more thoughts about the Kernow Football Alliance as joint team manager Darren Gilbert suggests he’s keen to help the project succeed. And as we spoke after the midweek Helston v Bodmin, we also asked him about the game. As well as Gilby, there’s Mark Pratten the chairman of Millbrook. He maybe the chairman, but he also does a lot of other roles at the club. We have the manager of the first Saturday team to win their league as Threemilestone Reserves wrapped up Trelawny Division 4 last week. Liam Patterson, their manager, also confirms that the “pint a goal” offer for his prolific striker Chris Shackley did not go ahead. That’s saved Liam a lot of money! As usual Rappo is on hand to give us his “Bet of the Week”, his Combo review and join me in our Predictions on five games throughout the weekend’s football programme. We also keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, and of course we speak to the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox, another regular weekly contributor. Click, listen and enjoy! Dave Deacon TIMINGS (TOTAL : 1:29m) 00:20 Intro and some chat about the week that’s gone! 03:33  TCFC_Updates co-hosts Josh & Cam 12:30  “The Bet of the Week” 20:30  Phil Hiscox’s SWPL catch-up 33:45 Darren Gilbert, Bodmin’s manager after they went down 1-0 at Helston 39:55  Rappo’s Combo review 49:27 Mark Pratten (Millbrook’s Chairman) 1:02:25 Threemilestone Reserves’ Manager Liam Patterson celebrates the first league title success of the season in Cornwall 1:14:43 Predictions – after 14 podcasts, it’s 4-2 to Rappo! 1:22:56 Darren Gilbert sounds as if he is enjoying things with the Kernow Football Alliance
1:29:10
March 15, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST - 8th March 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  8th March 2019 This is episode 14 of the new FRIDAY FIX podcast and many thanks to all our listeners and your good feedback. It’s always good to hear what you think and how we can improve this Cornish local football podcast. Email me davedeacon@cornshsoccer.info with any thoughts and comments. In this episode we catch up with the Kernow Football Alliance Director of Football Andrew Bragg to hear his reaction to their first-ever recent match. As well as Andrew, we also include interviews from around Cornwall. In fact its two players this week – Jason Roberts of Illogan RBL who scored the all-important winning penalty in the shoot-out at the LWC Drinks Combination League Cup semi-final, but listen to his story as to how after being told he might never play football again. It might be two years down the road, but he’s back and looking forward to stepping out in the Easter Sunday Final. The other player we hear from is Saltash United skipper and prolific goalscorer Ryan Richards. He’s also going to appear in a final over Easter – the Senior Cup final and for the third successive season. Apologies for the wind in the background on this interview, but hopefully it won’t detract from your listening. As usual Rappo is on hand to give us his “Bet of the Week”, his Combo review and join me in our Predictions on five games throughout the weekend’s football programme. We also keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, and of course we speak to the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox, another regular weekly contributor. Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s so much of fun talking about Cornish football with the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Click, listen and enjoy! Dave Deacon TIMINGS FOR THIS EPISODE (TOTAL : 1:32m) 00:30 Intro and some chat about the week that’s gone! 06:57  TCFC_Updates co-hosts Josh & Cam 17:26   “The Bet of the Week” 24:42 Andrew Bragg (Director of Football, Kernow FA) 32:24   Rappo’s Combo review 41:50 Jason Roberts (Illogan RBL) 55:00   Phil Hiscox’s SWPL catch-up 1:08:15 Predictions – after 13 podcasts, it’s still only 3-2 to Rappo! 1:18:00 Ryan Richards (Saltash United skipper)  1:28:42 Wrap it up Rappo!
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March 8, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST - 1 March 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  1st March 2019 Episode 13 of the FRIDAY FIX podcast is now available to download and enjoy.  It includes interviews from around Cornwall, mixed in with chat about the local football scene as Rappo takes his regular look at the Cornwall Combination League and our Predictions slot covers off a handful of games from throughout the Saturday football schedule. As usual we keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. Thanks must go to Lee Denton (as he takes over as co-manager of Penzance alongwith Dave Leonard), Rob Hosking (recently appointed as assistant manager at St Day), and now that we know for sure who has applied, we hear from Steve Carpenter (the secretary of the new Step 7 league – the St Piran Football League). Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes.
1:39:42
March 1, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS with the FRIDAY FIX - 22nd February 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  22nd February 2019 This is episode 12 of the new FRIDAY FIX podcast and we have an exclusive this week! Many thanks to the Kernow FA in allowing our podcast to be the first to announce their squad to the public in advance of their first-ever history making match due to take place at Poltair Park, St Austell on Monday evening (kick-off 7.30pm).  The squad is named towards the end of the episode (1:38:45) and also before that features a chat with Phil Lafferty (1:28:34), one of the Kernow FA managers.  As well as Phil, we also include interviews from around Cornwall, starting with a young up and coming manager, Ash Bicknell of St Mawgan, and following later with two of the very best players around in Jordan Annear and Chris Reski. These are amongst our usual Rappo’s “Bet of the Week” and our Predictions on five games throughout the Saturday football programme. We also keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, this week Cam is on his own, and of course we speak to the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox, another regular weekly contributor. And don't forget Rappo also takes his regular look at the Cornwall Combination League scene.  Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s a little longer this week because of the exclusive, but there’s always so much to talk about! Plus it’s so much fun talking about Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Click, listen and enjoy! Rappo & Deacs
1:46:35
February 22, 2019
Devon 1-3 Cornwall - South & West Counties Championship Group match - Saturday 16 Feb 2019
County Youth manager Glynn Hooper post match reaction after our 3-1 win against Devon
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February 16, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS with the FRIDAY FIX - Friday 15 Feb 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  15th February 2019 Episode 11 of the new FRIDAY FIX podcast is now available to download and enjoy.  It includes interviews from around Cornwall, mixed in with chat about the local football scene as Rappo takes his regular look at the Cornwall Combination League and our Predictions slot covers off a handful of games from throughout the Saturday football schedule. As usual we keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. Thanks must go to Bryan Scoffin, one of Illogan’s heroes from their surprise Charity Cup win over Porthleven, and Steve Sharpe, manager of Polperro Reserves who are having a great season so far. This Saturday they visit Frogpool in the Cornwall Junior Cup. Matt Cusack talks about Saltash’s 6-1 League Cup win over Launceston and gives us a little more of an insight into what has to be considered as a manager, while James Ward is on the look out for youngsters to go to America! Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s 90 minutes plus a little added on time of fun talking about Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Why not also leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football. 
1:39:06
February 15, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS with the FRIDAY FIX - Friday 8 Feb 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  8th February 2019 Well we’ve made it into double figures! Here’s episode 10 of the new FRIDAY FIX podcast now available to download and enjoy.  Once again it includes interviews from around Cornwall, mixed in with Rappo’s “Bet of the Week” and our Predictions on a handful of games throughout the Saturday football programme. Now anyone who has listened to the previous 9 episodes will know we’re not that brilliant with our forecasts and Lee Gribble from St Day comes on to tell us so!  As usual we keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. Rappo takes his regular look at the Cornwall Combination League scene and we hear from Perranwell’s Chairman Andy Snapes, in particular, about the League’s decision this week to allow Carharrack some breathing space! Matt Hayden outlines his ambitions for St Blazey while we speak again to Wendron manager Jack Greenwood, both about the Senior Cup success, but also about the sad news that club official Kevin Williamson passed away last weekend. Kevin has been so instrumental in the club’s success off the pitch. Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s 90 minutes plus a little added on time  of fun talking about Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Why not also leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football. 
1:33:01
February 8, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX - 1 FEB 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX PODCAST  1st February 2019 Episode 9 of the new FRIDAY FIX is now available to download and enjoy with a bonus of a cameo appearance from Rappo’s Mother-in-Law this week (twice even!).  Once again it also includes interviews with managers from around Cornwall, mixed in with Rappo’s “Bet of the Week” and our Predictions on a handful of games throughout the Saturday football programme. As usual we keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. Rappo takes his regular look at the Cornwall Combination League scene and we hear from three managers involved in Senior Cup match this Saturday – Mike Walton (Launceston), Dane Bunney (Saltash Utd) and Kevin Richards (Porthleven). We also get to speak to Bodmin Town’s Harry Evans who is leaving for Australia next week and he’s lining up to play down under! We wish him good luck. Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s almost 90 minutes of fun talking about Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Why not also leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football. 
1:25:41
January 31, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE PODCAST 25th January 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE PODCAST  25th January 2019 Episode 8 - available to download and enjoy.  More interviews and this week featuring the Duchy and LWC Drinks Combination as well as the South West Peninsula League with Shaun German (Foxhole) and Harry Pope (Penryn Athletic). In amongst the guest interviews, there are of course the usual features such as Rappo’s “Bet of the Week” and our Predictions on a handful of games throughout the Saturday football programme, we also hear from our resident Truro City supporters, just Cam this week, as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. And while at a match midweek, we managed to speak to Helston Athletic’s manager Steve Massey as well as James Miller of Falmouth Town straight after Town’s League Cup win at St Austell. Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s around 90 minutes of fun talking about Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Don’t forget, you can always leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football. Go on, give it a go and let us know what you reckon.
1:27:26
January 25, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIX - 18th January 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE PODCAST  18th January 2019 TIMINGS (TOTAL : 1:31:36) 01:17  Justyn Male and JJ (Joshua Jones) from Perranporth Football & Cricket Club’s respectively. 7:55 TCFC_Updates co-host Cam Weldon 15:00 “The Bet of the Week” 18:55 Alan Yendall – part of the Cornwall’s County Youth coaching team 32:54 Rappo’s Combo review 40:55 Phil Hiscox’s SWPL weekly catch-up 54:00 Darren Gilbert (Manager - Bodmin Town) 1:03:20 Predictions – after 6 podcasts we’ve got 1 each correct! 1:12:00 Gary Williams (Assistant Manager – Torpoint Athletic) 1:19:00 Alan Carey (Manager – Porthleven) Believe it or not, this is the 7th episode of the FRIDAY FIXTURE to become available to download and enjoy. Time certainly goes quickly when we’re having fun producing them!  We got more interviews than ever this time around and with some icons of Cornish football from the past couple decades as well. It’s great that we can get to hear their thoughts, and even better that we can share them with our listeners. So amidst the interviews there’s the usual features such as Rappo’s “Bet of the Week” and our Predictions on a handful of games throughout the Saturday football programme, from SWPL through to Duchy and Trelawny. We keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, just Cam this week, as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. While Rappo takes his regular look at the Cornwall Combination League scene, we hear from County Youth coach Alan Yendall who shares the enjoyment and satisfaction in the knowledge that the county is producing some fine footballers. We have a chat with the Perranporth football and cricket clubs who are staging a charity game soon in memory of Peter Batchelor who was connected with both clubs, while Gary Williams outlines the Torpoint season to us. Finally, who’s left – oh of course, two big names in Cornish football, none other than Darren Gilbert and Alan Carey. Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s around 90 minutes of fun talking about Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Don’t forget, you can always leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football. Go on, give it a go and let us know what you reckon. Dave Deacon
1:31:36
January 17, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE PODCAST 11th January 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE PODCAST  11th January 2019 There’s another episode of the new FRIDAY FIXTURE now available to download and enjoy.  Once again it includes interviews with managers from around Cornwall, mixed in with Rappo’s “Bet of the Week” and our Predictions on a handful of games throughout the Saturday football programme. As usual we keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. Rappo takes his regular look at the Cornwall Combination League scene and we hear from Perranwell’s joint manager Simon Fisher ahead of the ‘Well’s Senior Cup match with Peninsula giants St Austell. Macca Brown returns to the CORNISH SOCCER Podcast and gives his thoughts on the Millbook season so far, while Jack Greenwood highlights what to expect as manager of Wendron United Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. It’s 90 minutes of fun talking about Cornish football with some of the people who are making sure Saturday continues to be our football day. Why not also leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football. 
1:31:37
January 11, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE - 4th January 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE PODCAST  4th January 2019 Another episode of the new FRIDAY FIXTURE is now available to download and enjoy.  More interviews with managers and players around Cornwall, mixed in with Rappo’s “Bet of the Week” and our abysmal attempt at some Predictions, while we keep in touch with our resident Truro City supporters, Josh and Cam, as well as the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox. Actually, this week it’s more Josh than Cam as you’ll find out why! However, in fine style Josh carries on solo as we recap on the Hungerford win, another Torquay defeat and preview Welling.  SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox was at one of the midweek League Cup matches and the quarter finals are now clearer. After three successes on the trot, the run came to an abrupt halt, but nevertheless it hasn’t deterred Rappo as he gives us another ‘Bet of the Week’. Before Rappo also highlights recent Cornwall Combination League activity, we hear from St Day’s Rob Hosking ahead of their Senior Cup tie with one of his former clubs Porthleven.  Then Polperro manager Matt Pengelly tells us how special a day its going to be for his squad, who for most, it will be their first-ever visit to the iconic Bickland Park.  Don’t ask how many of his five Senior Cup finals Rappo won though! But in his defence, he’s amongst many a great past Cornish players who also hasn’t picked up an Easter Monday winners trophy. With all the Senior Cup talk it seems natural to use those games for our usual Predictions slot, but can it help us improve on our terrible tally of only one correct since we started the Friday Fix a few weeks ago? Finally, ahead of St Austell’s trip to Chertsey Town for their FA Vase tie, we talk to player and assistant manager Neil Slateford who did a similar trip with the Lillywhites four seasons ago. Once again, thanks for listening and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. You can also leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football.
1:04:37
January 4, 2019
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE - 28 December 2018
   RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE PODCAST – 28th December 2018 Another episode of the new FRIDAY FIXTURE is now available to download and enjoy.  It’s another 83 minutes of interviews, predictions, and of course listen in for Rappo’s ‘Bet of the Week’ – he’s on a run of three successful weeks and so can he make it another one of winning? As we always do, we kick-off with a chat with our two young Truro City supporters, Cam and Josh, who give their thoughts on the Torquay match, as well as looking ahead to the return fixture and before that of course Hungerford away. We then speak to SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox for our weekly catch-up and find out if after all his phone was quiet on Christmas day. Rappo has his ‘Bet of the Week’ before we hear from a disappointed sounding Dane Bunney after the Ashes Boxing Day defeat. Rappo gives us his weekly Cornwall Combination update before in contrast to Dane, we feature a very happy sounding Steve Massey, straight after his Helston side beat Falmouth. Then it’s our Predictions with this time huge excitement as we’ve finally got one correct after three weeks of trying! Finally, we talk to Wadebridge Town’s boss Paul Rowe who is enjoying his first season in charge of the SWPL side at Bodieve Park, despite it being a massive learning curve!
1:22:56
December 28, 2018
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE - Dec 21st 2018
RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE PODCAST - 21st December 2018 Our third episode of the new FRIDAY FIXTURE is now available to download and enjoy.  It’s a bumper pre-Christmas episode with interviews, predictions, and of course listen in for Rappo’s ‘Bet of the Week’ – can he make it a third successive week of making us some money? We begin with our usual visit to our young Truro City supporters Cam and Josh who have a busy time ahead with two trips to Torquay, but firstly hear what they thought of the recent return to Treyew. Next up after that is our weekly catch up with SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox and of course we had to mention the weather and listen out for his mobile ring-tone! Godolphin’s manager Paul Sidwell can’t wait for Boxing Day, but before that he gives his thoughts on the season so far at the Newquay-based club. Rappo shares his games for the ‘Bet of the Week’ before we hear from a man who has played in the Newquay v Godolphin local derby - Andy Westgarth. The Falmouth Town manager has a busy week ahead with big games against Argyle, Helston and Saltash. After Rappo’s weekly LWC Drinks Cornwall Combination run down, we talk about the Mortgage Advice Bureau ECPL with AFC St Austell manager Mark Smith. We have our usual Predictions slot as we still await our first correct scoreline of the series, before Andy Avery openly discusses the issues he’s been experiencing at Sticker this season.  Thanks for listening again, twice as many people tuned in to last week’s than the week before and please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. You can also leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football! Finally Merry Christmas to everyone and enjoy your football over the festive period. Rappo and Deacs
1:34:02
December 21, 2018
RAPPO & DEACS Friday Fixture - Dec 14 2018
The second episode of the new RAPPO & DEACS FRIDAY FIXTURE is now available to download and enjoy. Guests include Sam Borthwick who not only talks about his club Callington, but also the great charity work going on in Saltash; there’s the regular slots from Cam and Josh on Truro City and the SWPL Secretary Phil Hiscox. Ace striker and hat-trick hero Liam Eddy recalls the epic 8-4 win last Saturday for St Austell in the Vase as well. We’re in the money so far (after 1 episode 😊) from the ‘Bet of the Week’ while Rappo also brings us up to date with the action from the Cornwall Combination League. Cornwall play Devon Saturday and so naturally we hear from County Youth manager Glynn Hooper and hopefully we’ll get off the ground this week with our Predictions! Thanks for listening, but please feel free to contact me – davedeacon@cornishsoccer.info with feedback, comments and suggestions for future episodes. You can also leave a voice message for inclusion by going onto the Anchor app and following CORNISH SOCCER talking football!
1:19:56
December 14, 2018
We continue our "Nostalgia" episodes with two former Falmouth Town strikers meeting up!
Two of the top ten all-time Falmouth Town strikers relive some memories as Phil Shapcott meets for a pre-Christmas coffee with CORNISH SOCCER's podcast presenter Mark Rapsey
21:31
December 9, 2018
RAPPO & DEACS with the FRIDAY FIXTURE - 7 Dec 2018
You've probably heard of Laurel & Hardy and hopefully Saint & Greavsie, well the CORNISH SOCCER Podcast brings you the latest double act for its FRIDAY FIXTURE! Featuring regular catch-ups with our resident Truro City supporters Josh and Cam, the SWPL secretary Phil Hiscox, interviews with managers and players, a weekly betting tip from Rappo (beware though as he's not made his first million yet) and our own dodgy predictions, we hope you enjoy listening.
1:14:13
December 7, 2018
CORNISH SOCCER catches up with Cody Cooke
We hear how the move to Scottish Premiership side St Mirren came about and how Cody is settling down to his new professional football life in Scotland.
39:38
December 4, 2018
Saltash Utd's manager Mattie Cusack talks to CORNISH SOCCER
It was great to talk to Saltash manager Matt Cusack. We covered the Vase, the SWPL title race, his take on Plymouth Argyle Reserves, how he came to be manager at Kimberley, the restructuring taking place at the end of the season and much, much more including the strength of Cornish football and coming from a footballing family, he's well positioned to have an opinion!
44:33
December 2, 2018
Rappo remembers a story!
There's room for nostalgia in the game of football and Mark Rapsey kicks off a new series when CORNISH SOCCER meets up with some of the county's stars.
1:01:59
December 1, 2018
It's the FA Vase and Saltash United's Danny Lewis is looking to take a step into the unknown!
Latest episode of CORNISH SOCCER talking football!
02:28
November 30, 2018
A CS Podcast snippet!
CORNISH SOCCER spoke to SWPL D1W Liskeard's skipper Jack Podmore on the eve of their League Cup tie with Premier Division opposition Ivybridge Town
01:05
November 27, 2018
Truro's manager Leigh Robinson updates CORNISH SOCCER with a progress report
The White Tigers boss Leigh Robinson talks to CORNISH SOCCER. As usual Leigh is superb on bringing us up to date on the upturn on form, the new players, the flat-mates Grimes and Rivers, how the loan signings come about, "Mad Goose" River Allen, injuries, wages and contracts, December fixtures, FA Trophy opponents Weston-Super-Mare, Treyew Road, the changing rooms for the Torquay festive fixtures!
26:04
November 26, 2018
Let's introduce you to the Kernow Football Alliance
Intro : the people behind the idea 27 secs : The Kernow Football Alliance - what's it all about and their plans 11.12 : CONIFA - more about the Confederation of Independent Football Associations 19.38 : Interested to find out more? This is how you can contact the Kernow Football Alliance
20:42
November 18, 2018
CORNISH SOCCER has the first word with the new Kernow FA. Lots more to follow!
The Kernow FA is here! Find out more with CORNISH SOCCER
00:27
November 17, 2018
It's Falmouth Town's Andy Westgarth in our final FA Vase feature
32 secs - Mixed emotions on a missed opportunity 1.31 - Moving goalposts (literally!) 2.00 - Artificial pitches 4.12 - Not a classic 5.00 - Street wise! 6.00 - Change of footwear query from the ref 7.00 - Another goal for Jordan Annear 8.00 - Wingers & crosses into the box 8.46 - Westy's Vase experience 9.22 - FA Cup hopes for next season 9.50 - The season so far 11.30 - Tavistock twice in a month! 12.25 - Enjoying being a manager 13.22 - James Miller and Porthleven Vase 14.02 - Support appreciated
14:42
November 4, 2018
Even more Vase talk - this time with a Wembley winner : Chris Reski
0.40 secs - Tricky match or not? 1.07 - Top of the league opposition 1.45 - No room for complacency 2.40 - Team talk 3.26 - Damo : cool or not? 4.30 - Different central defenders this season 5.05 - St Austell's glorious Vase journey of thee seasons ago 6.14 - Home or Away? 7.33 - Support : St Austell's 12th man! 8.45 - Never forget 9.45 - Wembley weekend experience 11.00 - Proud skipper memories 11.30 - Cheesy jokes but great hospitality 12.45 - Everyone gets a buzz with the Vase 13.40 - Wembley to St Just and what happened to Johnny Ludlam's boot?
15:02
November 4, 2018
More Vase talk - this time with Saltash's Dane Bunney
30 secs - FA Vase feel? 1.00 - A flying start! 2.28 - Now equal Saltash's Vase record - but poor! 4.00 - Motivated 4.47 - Home or away? 6.30 - Red card incident 8.00 - Calm on the touch line! 8.38 - League form 10.40 - Friday night football? 12.00 - Culdrose 13.00 - Elmore
13:46
November 4, 2018
The CS Podcast is back with Bodmin's Stu Bowker
The first of a few featuring FA Vase action! 50 secs - Let's clear up who scored for Bodmin? 1:30 - Player shortage 2.:11 - Ground conditions 2:55 - Match thoughts 4:00 - Midweek or Saturday replays 4:30 - Comparison of Alresford with SWPL sides 5:10 - Home or away? 5:50 - Stu's Vase experience 6:30 - Pitch holding up fine 7:15 - The season so far 8:30 - Danny O'Hagan 9:15 - Lone striker or partnership preference? 9:45 - Controversial character? 11:05 - Bodmin are a massive club 12:10 - Best league opponents so far? 13:00 - Is it now Into the Vase unknown territory?
14:52
November 4, 2018
The return of Leigh Robinson - Truro's new manager
19 days after the CORNISH SOCCER PODCAST spoke to Leigh Robinson, at that time soon after taking on the manager's job at Truro City, we speak to Leigh again to hear how he's settling in.
13:43
September 25, 2018
Welcome to Truro's new manager Leigh Robinson
CORNISH SOCCER talked to the White Tigers new boss Leigh Robinson before he set out for the first training session with his new side. 1.30 : Leigh's footballing past 3.23 : How did the Truro job come about? 5.00 : Why it appealed 6:00 : Talks with the Chairman went smoothly 7.06 : First thoughts when watching the opening match of the season - Truro against Billercary 8.49 : Any immediate changes? 11.00 : What should we expect from a Leigh Robinson team? 12.35 : Robinson is an out and out manager; while his assistant Michael Meaker is an out and out coach 14.00 : Experiences of being a manager 15.35 : Attraction is to manage higher 18.07 : First training session 19.29 : Any Taunton players likely?
20:29
September 6, 2018
Stu Giles is with CS after tonight’s FA Youth victory
Helston came away from Weston-super-Mare with a convincing 5-2 victory in the FA Youth Cup - Stu Giles one half of the successful management team speaks to CORNISH SOCCER
07:16
September 4, 2018
Steve Massey is happy after FA Youth Cup win
A well pleased Mass after Helston's 5-2 win ag Weston-super-Mare in the FA Youth Cup
06:38
September 4, 2018
"It's a massive game for the club!"
Especially as its the first time in just over 60 years! Helston Athletic's Under-18s become the first team from Cornwall to play in the national FA Youth Cup competition since season 1957-58. The Blues travel to Weston-super-Mare on Tuesday and the management team of Stu Giles and Martyn Daughtery spared CORNISH SOCCER some time ahead of the match to give their thoughts on what will be a special day whatever the outcome. Amidst the interview the club Chairman Paul Hendy phoned Stu to finalise the coach arrangements! As Stu said every club has special people behind it and Paul is one. Every club also need sponsors and well done to Scorse Foods Ltd for the tracksuits and Meneage Dental for the kit and training tops. We wish Helston the best of luck in this journey.
17:04
September 3, 2018
Fancy playing in America?
CORNISH SOCCER talks with Falmouth Town's central defender James Ward who can help with obtaining a soccer scholarship to university in America. 56 secs : CollegeSportsAmerica (www.collegesportsamerica.com) 1.58 : Eligibility? 3.08 : Finding the players 3.40 : Further education programme 4.30 : The standard of football 5.21 : Affordabilty? 8.00 : Applying info 10.40 : If players interested 12.05 : Contacting James (anyone can apply - males and females) 13.50 : Falmouth Town's season so far 20.30 : Saturday's results 24.11 : FA Cup results 26.30 : Travelling an excuse? 28.50 : Feeedback please for running a Sunday review?
29:34
August 26, 2018
"We came with a game plan!"
Porthleven's manager Alan Carey talks to CORNISH SOCCER after the Fishermen's 3-2 Friday night win at Penzance. 2.20 : Drummo - what can you say! 3.44 : Replacement keeper Ben Bradley has safe pair of hands 4.30 : Player shortage at Port or not? 5.30 : Kevin Richards and the Back Room staff doing their bit 6.45 : The worst thing about managing these days? 8.13 : Is there really money in the local game? 10.10 : Ludgvan - should have won it last season. Much praise for Steve Allen! 11.16 : Played 2, won 2 12.26 : Still enjoying it?
13:16
August 24, 2018
Every club needs them!
Although working full-time, somehow Paul Bowden finds the time to do his bit for St Blazey! All through the summer, Paul and other "volunteers" have been working hard to ensure that come the start of the new season, their club is ready. Likewise of course every club has its own band of workers. In this latest CORNISH SOCCER Podcast, we find out more about what goes on behind the scenes from Paul Bowden - a man who just loves his football! Providing of course they play in green!
12:16
August 17, 2018
Ready & excited!
Helston's Steve Massey is the latest SWPL manager on the CORNISH SOCCER Podcast........... 1.43 : Optimistic about this season 2.33 : kirk Davies influence 3.13 : It's a younger look 8.32 : Opening fixtures 9.58 : Aiming for top 6 11.48 : League title challengers 13.28 : Shortage of strikers in the county! 15.38 : Superstitions? 17.18 : Suit or track-suit? 18.08 : Couldn't let Mass go without mentioning TCFC!
23:09
August 10, 2018
Are you ready for the new SWPL season?
Managers from six of the clubs involved in the opening Tuesday and Wednesday matches give their thoughts on the summer activity and how they hope their seasons might go! Tuesday's games are Camelford v Sticker, Godolphin Atlantic v Tavistock and Millbrook v Saltash United. While on Wednesday Bodmin Town host Newquay and St Austell take on Plymouth Argyle. Unfortunately CORNISH SOCCER wasn't able to speak to anyone from this last mentioned match.
56:06
August 6, 2018
GREAT FOR THE LOCAL NON-LEAGUE FANS
In the latest CORNISH SOCCER Podcast episode, ex-pro and now Saltash United player/coach Lee Phillips gives the new media ideas the thnumb up!
00:49
July 27, 2018
Listen into Lee Phillips
We find out from Lee whether it is St Ives or Penzance? How he came about becoming a pro at Argyle though a Cornwall County Youth match! His two most favourite clubs where he played. How his moment of glory scoring his debut Football League goal was overshadowed! The bad break at Argyle. There's an interesting answer to asking him "Would you do it all again?" Money in the pro game! The pre-season so far at Saltash. Looking forward to coaching. The opening matches for the Ashes - one of which Lee will miss as he's on holiday - how did that come about? Who else to think about in the SWPL Premier this season - not just Tavistock! And how training has altered - for the better as far as Lee is concerned!
26:30
July 26, 2018
The season kicks-off with Yettsy!
The CORNISH SOCCER Podcast eventually caught up with former Truro City favorite Stewart Yetton. We hear his thoughts on a load of subjects - England's World Cup, Love Island, Shane Krac's abs, Cody Cooke's St Mirren move, his season with Truro City, which ex-Truro players to play cards with, his decision to join Parkway, pre-season training, Glynn Hobbs, a word for the Truro supporters and the sports we probably won't ever see Yettsy play!
33:44
July 18, 2018
COMING SOON
The CORNISH SOCCER Podcast is returning soon! 😀👍
00:22
July 17, 2018
Millbrook's Macca Brown talks to CS
Macca Brown talks to the CS Podcast
23:44
May 24, 2018
It's time to speak to the SWPL champions - Plymouth Parkway
This week's CS Friday Football Fix comes frm over the Tamar as Plymouth Parkway are crowned SWPL Premier Division League champions for 2017-18. We hear first from Chairman Mark Russell before the match and then after the silverware had been presented there's a quick word at 16.55 with assistant manager Karl Curtis
18:25
May 4, 2018
Friday Fix - Part 2 with Steve Massey
Steve Massey is this week's guest to the CORNISH SOCCER Friday Fix!
1:01:05
April 27, 2018
Rob Hosking takes another look at the SWPL Div 1 West title race
Apologies for the sound quality in this episode! However, weekly newspaper match reporter Rob Hosking looks again at the top of the SWPL D1 West as it gets closer to finding out the eventual champions!
08:29
April 27, 2018
CS Friday Fix with a man who knows his Cornish football!
Time well spent talking Cornish football with Kelvin Hunkin, a man who has played, been a manager, a No. 2, a coach and is now chilling out as a spectator, but a very knowledgeable one at that! From Peninsula Premier to the S4C and England in the World Cup is discussed 0.30 St Austell v Parkway 1:40 Parkway prospects 3.50 Best match watched this season 4.50 St Austell 7.35 Being a manager 8.30 Postponements 10.00 Preferred role 12.15 Back in time at St Dennis 16.15 Falmouth v Newquay 18.15 Sticker at Argyle 19.55 Jack Bowyer 22.30 Saltash v Bodmin 24.15 Div 1 West 25.25 Mousehole 26.47 Ludgvan 27.25 Millbrook 28.30 Illogan RBL 30.00 Stadium for Cornwall 30.50 Lee Hodges 33.00 Best manager? 35.07 England any chance?
35:24
April 20, 2018
CS Friday Fix with a coach, a manager and a player!
CORNISH SOCCER talks to .................. County Youth coach Glynn Hooper ahead of Saturday's crucial match with Devon. The manager is Ludgvan's Anthony Hosking and although the Hurlers are currently second, their gaffer would have liked more! And finally the player is talented 23 year-old Harry Evans who suggests a player could have gone away on a world cruise this season and still only missed a handful of games!
37:07
April 13, 2018
CS Friday Fix with Saltash’s Dane Bunney
The Ashes’ assistant manager talks about their latest victory at Tavistock, the club’s commitment to next season, his Saturday choice, honesty with players and of course, fixture congestion! 0:20 Thoughts on the Tavvy win 1:28 Parkway’s title 2:00 Massive win in runners-up chase 2:50 Senior Cup disappointment? 3:40 Fighting on two fronts - motivation! 4:25 Lot of work for FA Cup entry 5:15 Will freshen up for St Austell on Saturday 6:41 Straight-talking and honesty! 7:25 The most difficult thing being a manager 9:05 Dane’s pick of the Saturday SWPL Premier matches? 10:10 Fixture congestion - can we avoid it in future? 11:30 How easy to switch games to the next day? 12:30 To train midweek or rest?
13:44
April 6, 2018
Your CS Friday Fix - a day early!
Rob Hosking, who covers the SWPL for the local weekly papers talks to CORNISH SOCCER about the games coming up in the Division One West on Good Friday and the Saturday This episode’s Running Order:- 1:16 Realistic prospect for title 1:50 Ludgvan 3:30 Good Friday’s morning fixtures 3:40 Liskeard Athletic v Dobwalls 4:54 Penzance v Mousehole 6:25 Plymstock v Elburton Villa 7:35 The Good Friday afternoon kick-offs 8:25 St Dennis v St Blazey 9:05 Wendron v Porthleven 9.59 Holsworthy v Bude 10.45 Saturday’s games 10.55 Marjons v Millbrook 12.20 Illogan RBL v Wadebridge 13.40 Rob’s Pick of the Games 14.15 Rob’s Tip for the Title 15.15 Combination League Cup Final
16:21
March 29, 2018
It finished Wendron 1, St Stephen 3 in the first Cornwall Junior Cup semi-final
St Stephen go through to their third successive Junior Cup final after a hard fought contest with Wendron United
06:29
March 27, 2018
The Friday Fix with St Austell Voice's Gareth Rowett
CORNISH SOCCER talks to the St Austell Voice Sports Editor Gareth Rowett. He's been reporting on football around the St Austell area for about 12 years and so there isn't much he doesn't know about the mid-Cornwall clubs and touches on St Blazey, Sticker and St Austell in this podcast. His choice of tomorrow's SWPL games to look out for tomorrow might surprise a few of you as well. Gareth is also appealing for anyone to contact him for help in finishing off the book he is writing about St Austell FC. His email address is garethrowett@gmail.com
30:09
March 23, 2018
Falmouth Town 4-2 Godolphin Atlantic (aet)
Post match reaction either side of the music from the winning changing room!
07:39
March 21, 2018
Ashley Bradshaw - Godolphin Atlantic's Manager
The G's gaffer is also looking forward to Wednesday's Lge Cup semi - before last Saturday's match
01:02
March 19, 2018
Charlie Davis (Falmouth Town)
Charlie Davis - Town's assistant manager talking ahead of Wednesday's Lge Cup semi with the G!
01:01
March 19, 2018
FRIDAY NIGHT FIX!
Godolphin Atlantic manager Ashley Bradshaw and Falmouth Town's assistant manager Charlie Davis speak to the CORNISH SOCCER Podcast
25:20
March 16, 2018
Your CORNISH SOCCER podcast
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00:12
March 14, 2018
CS FIRST MATCH REPORT
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01:38
March 11, 2018
Ashes Assistant Manager Dane Bunney talks to CORNISH SOCCER ahead of tonight's first Senior Cup semi
It's Senior Cup action tonight between Saltash Utd and Tamarside neighbours Torpoint Athletic
14:50
March 7, 2018
Saltash Utd 3-1 Torpoint Ath - Cornwall Senior Cup semi final
Saltash Utd move a step closer to erasing last season's Easter Monday memories
02:38
March 6, 2018
CORNISH SOCCER talks to St Minver’s manager Dave Witts
After a formidable season in 2016-17, let’s hear how things are going for the Duchy Premier champions after being promoted up into the Mortgage Advice Bureau East Cornwall Premier Division One
09:17
March 3, 2018
A live test of a CORNISH SOCCER Podcast
This one features 3 willing volunteers from the South West Peninsula League Division One West, the LWC Drinks Combination and the Trelawny League. It's a dummy run but have a listen and let me know what you think. And apologies for the slight delay between the introduction and when the volunteers join (a teething problem!) Many thanks to Steve Abbott-Smith, Rob Hosking and Dave Bartlam who without them I wouldn't have been able to test this all out. If you like what you've heard and wish to get involved, do what the guys did - download the Anchor App (it's free) and then add CORNISH SOCCER as a favorite. Then you not only get to be able to listen to episodes sooner than waiting for the podcast to be available online, but you can join in as well.
20:45
March 2, 2018
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02:14
March 2, 2018
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