Episode 193 – Sponsored Talk

After a close season that felt longer than most rounders matches during an alcohol-free Lent it’s finally time to dust down the scarves and strips and bid farewell to clear heads on a Sunday morning.

The View From The Away End – Suwon Bluewings

The game in question was the Asian Champions League Quarter-final 2nd leg between Suwon Bluewings and Jeonbuk Hyundai. Bluewings, somehow, came into the game with a 3-0 advantage having taken Jeonbuk apart in the 1st leg and obviously fancied their chances of easing through into the Eastern section’s final. The game would prove to be…

Asian Champions League 2019 – Groups : Updated

  The group stages for next year’s Asian Champions League have been drawn and we are really no further forward as to who will play who given that three of the federations haven’t completed their domestic season yet. Despite this however, from those teams that have been drawn already there are some intriguing fixtures awaiting…

Episode 160 – Dustbuster

There’s a full house this week at 48 Shades Tower as Mark returns to take his place on the sofa with Paul and The Phantom. The guys review all of the latest games in K1 and K2 and talk about some of the factors behind the hugely disappointing weekend crowds. They also look at the…

ACL Group Stages 2018 – Round 2 Preview

  The first round was a relatively successful one for the Korean teams involved as all but Jeju United came away with at least a point. The highlight of the round was Suwon Bluewing’s 2-0 victory in Sydney. Also returning from Australia unscathed were Ulsan as they boarded the plane home with a share of…

Episode 149 – ‘Sno joke, Chief

This week at 48 Shades Tower Mark is still trying his best to thaw off from the Suwon Bluewings Asian Champions League playoffs where they defeated Thanh Hoa in utterly Baltic conditions. The game saw the debuts of Dejan, Waguininho, Lim Sang Hyub and Lee Ki Jae all of whom scored with Waguininho bagging himself…