How did a man from Northern Ireland end up in Italy? Todays guest is a football broadcaster based in Milan Italy. His focus is all things Serie A and is a Northern Irish Romanista (That’s a mouthful). He famously once exclaimed “The King of Rome is not dead” when commentating on the great Francesco Totti.
Part 1 of our interview with Richard Whittle is out now and covers his love of Italy, Italian football in the 90s and the one player he missed and a famous commentary line that led to a meeting with one of football’s genuine legend.
Part 2 sees Richard and Scott discuss the current state of Italian football, Serie A’s strength, a chat about the less well-known teams and what the chances of Atalanta, Juventus and Inter are in Europe during August.
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