The Gentleman Ultra

The Gentleman Ultra

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We bring nostalgia, history and tales from both within and beyond Calcio’s four white lines. This is Italian Football through our eyes. This is the Gentleman Ultra.
Calcio Podcast (E9): Ginkers lifts the curse of Pirlo
Dec 14 • 51 min
TGU host and founder Richard Hall and editor Neil Morris are joined by special guest Giancarlo Rinaldi to discuss Pirlo’s oenological exploits, how the seeds of Football Italia were planted and Fiorentina’s current plight.
Calcio Podcast (E8): Founding fathers & prodigal sons
Nov 17 • 57 min
TGU host and founder Richard Hall, and editor Luca Hodges-Ramon are joined by special guest Chris Lee to discuss calcio’s early pioneers, Schillaci’s steep trajectory and the burden of expectation placed on emerging talent.
Calcio Podcast (E7): Black stripes - ire in Turin and fire in Milan
Oct 20 • 63 min
TGU host and founder Richard Hall, and editor Luca Hodges-Ramon are joined by special guests Adam Digby and Matt Santangelo to discuss indignation on Juventus’ Curva Sud and the upcoming Milan derby.
Calcio Podcast (E6): Back to school special
Aug 18 • 58 min
To mark the new season, TGU host and founder Richard Hall, and editors Luca Hodges-Ramon and Neil Morris are joined by special guest Nima Tavallaey Roodsari to discuss the coming season and the TGU 90’s Serie A Dream Team. Also, Richard enthuses about…
Calcio Podcast (E5): The haves and the have nots
Aug 6 • 54 min
As one star arrives in the north of Italy and another disappears in the south, TGU host and founder Richard Hall, and editors Luca Hodges-Ramon and Neil Morris, discuss the growing divide between the haves and the have nots in Italian football. Also…
Podcast (E4): Tension, controversy & heartbreak in Rome
May 7 • 55 min
In episode 4, host and TGU founder Richard Hall, editors Luca Hodges-Ramon and Neil Morris, and contributor Wayne Girard look at the events that played out on and off the field in Roma’s recent Champions League clash with Liverpool.
Podcast (E3): Reminiscing about Ray & Gazzetta’s greatest golaccios
Apr 12 • 54 min
In episode 3, host and TGU founder Richard Hall, and editors Neil Morris and Emmet Gates look back at the playing and broadcasting career of Ray Wilkins and pick their favourite goals from the Gazzetta/Football Italia era.
Podcast (E2): Exiles in Italy & storm clouds in Bergamo
Mar 21 • 63 min
In episode 2, host and TGU founder Richard Hall and editors Luca Hodges-Ramon and Neil Morris chat about players who ventured abroad in the 1950s and 60s, and how to win friends and influence people in Bergamo, before tackling a couple of questions from…
Podcast (E1): Ciao Capitano
Mar 11 • 51 min
In our first ever episode, host and TGU founder Richard Hall and editors Luca Hodges-Ramon and Neil Morris chat about their most memorable moments from Italia 90, pay tribute to Davide Astori, go on a sticker hunt with Paolo Poggi and discuss the best…