Tag: Motherwell

MFC Podcast – Episode 210

Motherwell assistant boss Keith Lasley joins Sparra to discuss back-to-back wins for the Steelmen, reflect on the season so far, summer transfer dealings, international call-up’s, young talent at the club and much, much more.

MFC Podcast – Episode 209

Sparra is joined by Bryan Jackson for a special episode of the MFC Podcast. Bryan was a pivotal figure in ensuring the survival of Motherwell FC following their administration in 2002.

In this episode he documents his two years at the football club, from his concerns on arriving at Fir Park, the sale of Stuart Elliott, James McFadden and Stephen Pearson, avoiding relegation, dealing with the backlash of redundancies and rival clubs, the dedication of the ‘Well supporters and staff throughout those tumultuous times, his views on fan ownership and much, much more.

Thank you to Johnston Carmichael Chartered Accountants for providing their office space for the recording of this podcast.

MFC Podcast – Episode 208

Sparra is joined by Graham Barnstaple to look back on fixtures with Hearts and Ross County, discuss more incomings and outgoings at Fir Park, speculation linking Stephen Robinson with Hearts, preview St Johnstone and much more.

MFC Podcast – Episode 207

Pat Nevin joins Sparra to look back on his four years at Motherwell. From combining playing with being Chief Executive, big money signings, death threats, hiring and sacking Billy Davies, considering Steve Clarke for the managerial post at Fir Park, the sale of Lee McCulloch and Stevie McMillan, planning for the future, the pain of administration and much, much more.

MFC Podcast – Episode 206

Sparra is joined by Scott McClure to look back on back-to-back wins over Hamilton and Hibernian. Also up for conversation was the imminent close of the transfer window, a look ahead to the trip to Tynecastle and a focus on Scott’s Zambia Football Foundation.

MFC Podcast – Episode 205

Sparra is joined by Seàn Mahon to look back on meetings with Hearts and Celtic, look ahead to the Lanarkshire Derby at Hamilton, discuss the ever increasing cost of Scottish football, Seàn’s collection of ‘Well shirts and much, much more.

MFC Podcast – Episode 203

Grant Russell joins Sparra to discuss all things Motherwell media ahead of the beginning of the 2019-20 campaign.

We discuss this year’s season ticket campaign, managing the David Turnbull transfer situation, introducing new faces, match-day coverage, hopes for the new season and much, much more.

MFC Podcast – Episode 202

Sparra is joined by Peter Elder and Derek Watson to look back to the conclusion of the 2018-19 season, discuss all the transfer activity at Fir Park over the summer, new deals for Stephen Robinson and Keith Lasley, the opening two fixtures of Motherwell’s Betfred Cup campaign, look ahead to the Scottish Premiership opener against Livingston and much more

MFC Podcast – Episode 200!

The MFC Podcast has reached 200 episodes! In a special edition of the MFC Podcast, Sparra is joined by Motherwell’s head of 18s to 21s Maurice Ross. We discuss in great detail his role at the club, player pathways, the poster boys of the youth setup at Fir Park, his short spell as a player at the club back in 2011 and much, much more.

MFC Podcast 2018-19 – Episode 37

Sparra is joined by Busta and Jay to reflect on the loss at St Johnstone, more awards for David Turnbull, debate the futures of a number of out of contract players at Fir Park, the final game of the season at Livingston and much more.