Episode 46

'I Was Getting Death Threats': Singing The Blues Meets... Chris Kirkland

Dom and James spend a fascinating hour with former Wednesday keeper Chris Kirkland talking about his time with the Owls and much more, including:

-The moment he decided to leave the club as he was literally about to put pen to paper on a new contract

-Why he was relieved to lose the number one spot to Keiren Westwood

-The fallout from the Leeds incident including death threats and why he can't ever visit the city again

-His own battles with mental health and what he's doing to help others

-His new job - and hopes for the future

-Why he's climbing Mount Kilimanjaro

-His unashamed love for Liverpool... and Take That

Thank you to our Gold supporter, Tyto Law: https://www.tytolaw.co.uk/

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James Marriott

James is a Podcast Strategist and specialises in helping brands and individuals to get a podcast off the ground. His hobbies include football, fancy beer and collecting gadgets and microphones.
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Dom Howson