Football Cliches - A show about the language of football

San Marino vs Seychelles, seventh-tier ball plinths and a cold, wet night in Buffalo

Listen on

Episode notes

The Athletic's Adam Hurrey is joined by Charlie Eccleshare and David Walker for the Adjudication Panel. On the agenda this week: the NFL embraces the "cold, wet night in Stoke", alarming reports of ball plinths in the seventh tier, a comprehensive preview of San Marino's no-love-lost showdown with Seychelles, and the Premier League table of club badges.

Meanwhile, the panel gracefully accept Adam's climbdown over the "cometh the hour, cometh the man" furore and Charlie takes on the Turkish Super Lig Transfer Window Quiz.

Learn more about your ad choices. Visit