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(Red of Black) Shorts are shorter podcasts we produce on a fairly regular basis. In the monthly reflective podcasts, we’ll talk about what’s been going on in with the first team. In the Shorts podcasts we talk to the wider Watford family and anything else that might be to do with Watford FC.

New York Hornets in Liverpool

This week we gave the FTRE microphone to Felix and Mike from the NY Hornets. They were over for their only live match of the season, so we thought we’d get them to do a mini diary of their take on the match.

100 OBJECTS: Crisps, Rolo, Wellie and a Fuel Pump

We continue our search for 100 Objects that define Watford Football Club. Here we have items 63 to 66, they include a Rolo, a Wellie Boot, a packet of crisps and a fuel pump. Thanks to Marc Webber, Jamie Parkins and Alice Arnold for adding their objects to our list. If you have a suggestion […]

Michael Ricketts – Football Agent

Seen by some as the bad guys of football, who are just after more money, we felt we need to find out a little more about Football agents. So Jon and Mike met Troy Deeney’s agent, and former England International, Michael Ricketts to hunt down the truth about football agents.

Dougie Brimson – Author

Watford fans can be a creative lot, none more so than Dougie Brimson. – author and screenwriter. In another FTRE Shorts podcast, where we are talking to the wider Watford Family, Jon and Mike talk to Dougie about his books, screenplays – including Wings of a Sparrow, Top Dog and Green Street – and his hopes for Watford FC.

At Our Place

Jon, Mike and Jordi were at the club’s Fans’ Forum on Wednesday 4th November where Quique Sanchez Flores, Troy Deeney, CEO Scott Duxbury and Head of Recruitment Luke Dowling were on hand to answer fans questions. In this podcast, the boys reflect on the evening and get interupted by one of the panel.

Adam Newson – Watford Observer

Since entering the Premier League, the Watford media landscape has changed a lot. So Jon caught up with Adam Newson, Watford Observers reporter for Watford FC, to see how the oldest publication are going and find out a bit more about him.

Marvin Sordell – Kieran Callanan

Marvin Sordell, a product of the Watford Youth system, had a great season scoring 15 goals and sold the following January at the last minute to (then) Premier League Bolton. He’s had a turbulant career since then and Watford blogger Kieran Callanan (@polymaas) has spent time with Marvin and will be releasing a series of blog posts about his career before, during and after Watford.

Tayo – A view from up top

Before Watford’s home game against Arsenal, Jon and Mike caught up with Tayp, an Arsenal fan and member of “The Tuesday Cllub”, an Aresenal podcast. How are Watford looking, and why does he have a soft spot for the Hornets?

He ain’t heavy – Pozzo Family Podcast

Tim Walklate is back with another chat with our Pozzo supporting brothers – Paulo from Udinese and Pablo from Granada. How did their off season go, how do they feel now one of their brothers is in the Premier League, the richest league in the world?

Nick Cox – EPPP and Academys

Former Watford Academy chief, and FTRE regular, Nick Cox was back at Vicarage Road for the U21 match – Watford v Sheff Utd. Nick was always fantatsic to tell us what was going on about Elite Player Performance Programme (EPPP) and when Mike was at the game he grabbed a few minutes with Nick to […]

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