Long-lost commentary, transfer-coup thresholds & the birth of the Cold Night in Stoke

Football Cliches - A show about the language of football

Jun 28 2022 • 1 hr 3 mins

The Athletic's Adam Hurrey, Nick Miller and James Maw are on this week's Adjudication Panel. On the agenda: another blow for those who still call it "the Premiership", whether Gabriel Jesus to Arsenal counts as a "transfer coup", Marseille and Real Betis going head-to-head in...Chesterfield and the podcast's most disturbing montage yet. Meanwhile, the panel recall some iconic but long-lost commentary lines and take a deep dive into the complex history of "a [rainy/cold/windy] [Tuesday/Wednesday] night in Stoke." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices