The Magpie Circle - A Notts County Podcast

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Welcome to The Magpie Circle Podcast. Go behind the scenes as we talk to Notts County players & managers past & present. Hosted by former Notts County director & lifelong fan Paul Mace.

#8 Notts County VS Maidenhead Utd PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Grace Scott & Les Bradd
Last Wednesday at 7:00 PM

Another edition of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we look ahead to Notts County's next National League fixture at home to Maidenhead Utd after Tuesday night's 3-2 victory over Wealdstone!

We're delighted to be joined by Notts legend Les Bradd as well as Maidenhead Utd press officer Grace Scott!

We discuss the 3-2 win over Wealdstone, what to expect from Maidenhead on Saturday, Cal Roberts, Kairo Mitchell, Kyle Wootton & much more!


#7 Notts County VS Wealdstone PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Leigh Curtis & Don O'Riordan
Last Monday at 7:00 PM

Another edition of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we look ahead to Notts County's National League fixture vs Wealdstone on Tuesday night!

We're delighted to be joined by The Nottingham Post's Leigh Curtis & former Notts player Don O'Riordan!

We discuss Saturday's 1-1 draw at Weymouth, Cal Roberts' free-kick, Ian Burchnall, what to expect from Wealdstone & much more!


National League update | with Ollie Bayliss
09/10/2021

We're delighted to be joined by The National League guru Ollie Bayliss for an in-depth 1 on 1 chat about all things National League!

Ollie chats with us discussing all the latest goings on in The National League from the potential salary cap to a potential extra promotion place to The Football League!

We fire away your fan questions to Ollie for those who sent them in & we also here Ollie's league predictions for The National League & The North & The South!


#6 Notts County VS Aldershot REVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Chloe Page & Les Bradd
09/06/2021

We look back on Notts County's National League 3-2 win over Aldershot Town at Meadow Lane on Saturday!

We're delighted to be joined by Notts legend Les Bradd & lifelong Notts fan Chloe Page!

We discuss Ian Burchnall, 3-5-2 or flat back 4, Cal Roberts, Kyle Wootton, looking ahead to Weymouth this Saturday & much more!



#5 Wrexham VS Notts County Review Fans Forum | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE
08/31/2021

Join us for a new edition of The Magpie Circle LIVE for our Fans Forum Review as we look back on last night's 1-1 draw in North Wales at Wrexham!

We're delighted to be joined by Magpie Circle regular Chloe Page plus special guests including The RobRyanRed Podcast to hear from a Wrexham fans perspective!

We discuss Wrexham, Notts, Ian Burchnall, Phil Parkinson, Ryan Reynolds, Kyle Wootton & much more!


#4 Notts County VS Torquay Utd PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Leigh Curtis & Kev Nicholson
08/25/2021

Another LIVE episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we look ahead to Notts County's first home game of The National League season against fellow promotion contenders Torquay!

We're delighted to be joined by former Notts & Torquay player Kev Nicholson & The Nottingham Post's Leigh Curtis!

We discuss what to expect from Torquay, Ian Burchnall, Gary Johnson, Kyle Cameron, Cal Roberts, Ruben Rodrigues, Wrexham  & much more!


#3 Barnet vs Notts County REVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Les Bradd & Chloe Chloe Page
08/23/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we review Saturday's opening day thrashing at Barnet!

We are delighted to be joined by Notts County all-time leading goalscorer Les Bradd & lifelong Notts fan Chloe Page!

We discuss the 5-0 win at Barnet, Ian Burchnall, Harry Kewell, Ruben Rodrigues, Cal Roberts, Torquay this coming Saturday & much more!


Cal Roberts: The Geordie Messi
08/19/2021

Episode 49. Possibly our biggest podcast to date, we're delighted in this very special podcast to be joined by none other than The Geordie Messi himself... Cal Roberts!

An amazing listen with Cal talking about his whole life around football from playing as a young kid for his hometown club Newcastle Utd to banging the goals in at Blyth Spartans to now banging the goals in for Notts County!

Some amazing insight from Cal on his career with some amazing & very honest stories talking about how he considered quitting the game after being...


#2 National League Season PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Mark Stallard
08/18/2021

Another LIVE episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as preview the upcoming 2021/22 National League season!

We're delighted to be joined by Magpie Circle pundit of the year & former Notts striker Mark Stallard!

We discuss, Notts County's upcoming season, Ian Burchnall, Micheal Doyle, our season predictions, which teams to look out for & much more!


#1 Barnet VS Notts County PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Martin Allen & Leigh Curtis
08/16/2021

Our first preview show of the season 2021/22 National League season as we look ahead to Barnet vs Notts County!

What better way to kick off the season than with former Notts & Barnet manager Martin 'Mad Dog' Allen & we will also be joined by The Nottingham Post's Leigh Curtis!

We talk what to expect from Harry Kewell's Barnet, Notts, Ian Burchnall, Cal Roberts, what to expect for the season, what it takes to win The National League plus more!


Paul Bolland: Bolland's Way
08/12/2021

Episode 48. We're delighted in this episode of The Magpie Circle Podcast to be joined a man of over 160 appearances for Notts County between 1999 & 2005..... Paul Bolland!

Bolland signed for Notts in 1999 for a fee of £75,000 by then manager Sam Allardyce & went on to play over 6 years at Meadow Lane before moving onto Grimsby Town!

Some fantastic stories told from tales about Big Sam, Notts' pre-season tour of Thailand & Brunei, Chelsea away in the cup, playing at Notts with the likes of Kelvin Wilson, Mark Stallard plus much more!


#4 Notts County Pre-Season Update: MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Chloe Page
08/09/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we continue our coverage on Notts County's pre-season before the start of The National League season in just under 2 weeks time!

We're delighted to be joined by lifelong Notts fan Chloe Page!

We discuss our National League predictions before the start of the new season, Saturday's defeat against York, Ian Burchnall, Cal Roberts, Kairo Mitchell, possible signings & much more!


Kyle Cameron: Have Boots Will Travel
08/06/2021

To celebrate our Magpie Circle 100th Podcast we are delighted to be joined by the new Notts County signing & now new club captain..... Kyle Cameron!

A fantastic 1 hour podcast with the new Notts man talking about his career from growing up & playing for Newcastle with Cal Roberts, to travelling the whole country playing for the likes of Workington, Queen of the South & Torquay, to now signing for Notts County & becoming the new club captain!

Some great insight from Kyle from what it was like growing up with a young Cal Roberts...


#3 Notts County Pre-Season Update | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Les Bradd & Chloe Page
08/02/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle Live as we continue reviewing Notts County's pre-season so far!

We are delighted to be joined by Notts legend Les Bradd & lifelong Notts fan Chloe Page!

We discuss Saturday's defeat at home to Derby County, York at home this coming Saturday, latest transfer news, Kyle Cameron, Ian Burchnall & much more!


Iain McCulloch: The Flying Scotsman PART 2
07/30/2021

Episode 46 Part 2. It's another big episode for The Magpie Circle as we are joined by yet another Notts County Legend.... Iain McCulloch!

Part 1 with McCulloch, a player of over 200 appearances for Notts County,  features the first season playing with Notts County in The First Division after promotion, Howard Wilkinson's departure as Notts manager & his career ending injury vs Manchester Utd.


Iain McCulloch: The Flying Scotsman PART 1
07/28/2021

Episode 46 Part 1. It's another big episode for The Magpie Circle as we are joined by yet another Notts County Legend.... Iain McCulloch!

Part 1 with McCulloch, a player of over 200 appearances for Notts County,  features his early playing career in Scotland against the likes of Sir Alex Ferguson, how he signed for Notts County, Promotion to the First Division & much more!

Watch out for Part 2!



#2 Notts County Pre-Season Update: MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Leigh Curtis
07/26/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we give a pre-season update to the Notts County fans with all the latest from the Notts camp!

We're delighted to be joined by The Nottingham Post's Leigh Curtis!

We discuss Notts' win at Telford, trialists, transfer rumours, Ian Burchnall, Cal Roberts' return, new signings & much more!


Richard Brindley: The Model Pro
07/22/2021

Episode 45. In this very special episode of The Magpie Circle Podcast we are joined for the first time by a current Notts County player & of course its The Magpie Circle sponsored Richard Brindley! 

A fantastic episode with a very open, very honest & also very handsome Richard Brindley as we discuss with Richard his career as a footballer & also a model! 

Some fantastic stories behind the scenes with the lads at Notts County including the Maurice Ross situation, heartbreak at Wembley vs Harrogate & what Notts fans should expect to see from Ian Bu...


#1 Notts County Pre-season Update: MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Leigh Curtis
07/19/2021

A warm welcome back to the Magpie Circle LIVE podcasts as we give a pre-season update to the Notts County fans with all the latest from the Notts camp!

We're delighted to be joined by The Nottingham Post's Leigh Curtis!

We discuss Notts' return to pre-season, the win at Coalville, trialists, transfer rumours, Ian Burchnall & much more!


Balint Bajner: No Bajner No Party
07/08/2021

Episode 44. After a summer break we are back! It's certainly going to be a special party In this special episode of The Magpie Circle Podcast as we are joined by a former Notts player who is a cult hero in his native country of Hungary, Balint Bajner!

It's not every day that a football club has to block a whole nation from its Facebook page after announcing a signing! We talk with Balint about his career from a young boy growing up in Hungary to signing on loan for West Ham, playing at...


#43 Notts County Retained List Review | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Les Bradd & Dane Vincent
06/16/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle Live as we review Notts County's announcement of the retained list!

We are joined by all-time record goalscorer Les Bradd & Dane Vincent form Gerrit Forward!

We discuss all the news & fallout from the retained list including Enzio Boldewijn, Mark Ellis, Calvin Miller, Dion Kelly-Evans, Michael Doyle & much more!


#42 Notts County 2020/21 Season Review: MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Mark Stallard
06/14/2021

Another LIVE episode of The Magpie Circle Live as we review Notts County's 2020/21 season after Saturday's play-off heartbreak at Plainmoor on Saturday.

We are joined by BBC Radio Nottingham's Mark Stallard!

We discuss everything throughout the 2020/21 season including Ian Burchnall, Neal Ardley, Michael Doyle, key signings, recruitment, youth system & much more!


#41 Torquay VS Notts County PREVIEW | with Kev Nicholson, Chloe Page & Kevin Duska
06/09/2021

Another episode of The Road To Ashton Gate as we preview Notts County's National Play-Off Semi-Final away at Torquay this Saturday!

We are joined by former Notts County player & former Torquay manager Kev Nicholson, lifelong Notts fan Chloe Page & Notts fan all the way from Montreal, Canada Kevin J.S. Duska Jr.

We discuss Saturday's win over Chesterfield, what to expect from Torquay, Ian Burchnall, Michael Doyle, Gary Johnson, Mark Ellis & much more!


#40 Notts County VS Chesterfield REVIEW | THE ROAD TO ASHTON GATE with Leigh Curtis
06/07/2021

Another episode of The Road To Ashton Gate as we review the cracking National League play-off win against Chesterfield at Meadow Lane!

We are joined by Magpie Circle Podcast regulars Leigh Curtis, Don O'Riordan & Beth Curzon!

We discuss Notts' play-off hopes, Ian Burchnall, James Rowe, Mark Ellis, Torquay on Saturday & much more!


#39 Notts County VS Chesterfield PREVIEW | THE ROAD TO ASHTON GATE with Mark Stallard & Leigh Curtis
06/02/2021

Another LIVE preview as the road to Ashton Gate continues, we preview the big National League play-off fixture between Notts & Chesterfield!

We are delighted to be joined by The Nottingham Post's Leigh Curtis & BBC Radio Nottingham's newly crowned Magpie Circle pundit of the season Mark Stallard!

We talk Notts' play-off hopes, what to expect from Chesterfield, impact of fans at Meadow Lane, Ian Burchnall, Michael Doyle, Ruben Rodrigues & much more!


The Golden Magpies 2020/21 End of Season Awards | Hosted by Paul Mace, Beth Curzon & Chloe Page
05/31/2021

Join us LIVE for our first annual Magpie Circle Podcast Golden Magpies Awards night as we honour & recognise the efforts of the Notts County players, those working behind the scenes & you the Notts fans!

The Golden Magpies tonight will be hosted by Paul Mace, Beth Curzon & Chloe Page for a jam packed evening! Plus we are delighted to been join by some of the awards winners!

Awards include Magpie Circle Player of The Season, Magpie Circle Goal of The Season, Magpie Circle Podcast of The Season, Magpie Circle Pundit of The Season...


Blair Adams: Life Down The Left
05/27/2021

EPISODE 43. In this special episode of The Magpie Circle Podcast we're delighted to be joined by former Notts County & current South Shields left-back, Blair Adams.

Blair made over 50 appearances for Notts County between 2014-16 & in this episode reveals all from his time at Notts County. 

Some great & very revealing stories from what it was like for him playing under the likes of Shaun Derry, Ricardo Moniz & Jamie Fullerton to Roy Carroll calling him 'Adam' to the coffee club with all the Notts players in the Costa Coffee i...


#38 Bromley VS Notts County PREVIEW | THE ROAD TO ASHTON GATE with Les Bradd
05/27/2021

Another episode of The Road To Ashton Gate as we preview Notts County's final game of the regular season away at Bromley before the National League Play-Offs!

We're joined by Notts all-time record goalscorer Les Bradd & lifelong Notts fan Chloe Page!

We discuss the return of fans, what to expect from Bromley, will Notts finish 5th, outcome of the Play-Offs, Notts' Academy, Ian Burchnall, Michael Doyle & much more!


#37 Notts County VS Weymouth REVIEW | THE ROAD TO ASHTON GATE with Charlie Slater
05/24/2021

Join us on the road to Wembl.... I mean Ashton Gate for the run in of The National League play-offs after what was a very emotional game Saturday for a lot of Notts County fans, returning to Meadow Lane for the first time in 434 days!

We're joined by BBC Radio Nottingham's Charlie Slater & former Notts County Women's player Beth Curzon!

We talk Saturday's 3-0 win against Weymouth, the impact of fans back at Meadow Lane, the play-offs, Ian Burchnall, Michael Doyle & much more!


Paul Cox: Escaping The National League
05/20/2021

EPISODE 42. In this episode of The Magpie Circle Podcast we are joined by a Notts man who grew up in Bestwood, former Notts defender & current Kettering Town manager, Paul Cox!

We talk with Paul about his playing career at Notts County coming through the youth system to cementing his place in the first team as well as his current managerial career talking us through what it takes to get a team out of The National League as he did with Mansfield Town back in 2013! We sure hope Ian Burchnall's black & white army can...


#36 Notts County VS Weymouth PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Leigh Curtis
05/19/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we preview Notts
County's National League fixture at home to Weymouth as we welcome fans back at Meadow Lane for the first time in over a year!

We're joined by The Nottingham Post's Leigh Curtis & lifelong Notts fan Chloe Page!

We discuss last night's fantastic win at Wrexham, Michael Doyle, Ian Burchnall, Mark Ellis, Jake Reeves, the play-off run in & much more!


#35 Wrexham VS Notts County PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Mark Stallard
05/17/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we preview Notts County's crucial National League fixture away at Wrexham on Tuesday evening.

We're joined by BBC Radio Nottingham's Mark Stallard & former Notts County Women's player Beth Curzon.

We discuss Saturday's draw with Bromley, Ian Burchnall, Michael Doyle, Ruben Rodrigues, what to expect at Wrexham, the play-off run in & much more!


Roy Carroll: The Magpie Connection
05/13/2021

EPISODE 41. In this special episode of The Magpie Circle Podcast we are joined by a player who was very popular among Notts County fans, He's played across Europe for the likes of Man Utd, Olympiacos, Crete, West ham, Notts County among others, Former goalkeeper Roy Carroll!

We chat with Roy about his amazing career most importantly about his 2 seasons with Notts County. Some great stories from being greated at Man Utd by David Beckham, driving all the way back from Greece to England with a Snake & a Hamster, how Shaun Derry got him to...


#34 Notts County VS Bromley PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Les Bradd
05/12/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we preview Notts County's National League fixture at home to Bromley on Saturday!

We are joined by Notts' all-time record goalscorer Les Bradd & lifelong Notts fan Chloe Page!

We discuss Tuesday's fantastic win at Maidenhead United, the goal machine Jim O'Brien, Ian Birchnall, Ruben Rodriguez, what to expect against Bromley & much more!


#33 Maidenhead Utd VS Notts County PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Don O'Riordan
05/10/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we preview Notts County's National League fixture away at Maidenhead United on Tuesday evening.

We are delighted to be joined by former Notts player Don O'Riordan & Notts County fan Chloe Page.

We discuss Saturday's win at Barnet, Ruben Rodrigues, Calvin Miller, Ian Birchnall, what to expect at Maidenhead & much more!


#32 Barnet VS Notts County PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Mark Stallard
05/05/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we preview Notts County National League fixture away at Barnet on Saturday!

We're joined BBC Radio Nottingham's Mark Stallard!

We discuss last nights 3-2 victory against Sutton United, Notts' play-off hopes, Ruben Rodrigues, Kyle Wootton, Ian Burchnall, what to expect at Barnet and much more!


#31 Notts County VS Sutton United PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Les Bradd
05/03/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we preview Notts County's National League fixture on Tuesday on BT Sport against Sutton United & the breaking news of the sacking of Notts County Assistant Manager Maurice Ross!

We are joined by Notts' all time leading goalscorer Les Bradd as well as Notts fan Chloe Page

We discuss Saturday's draw away at Altrincham, what to expect against Sutton United tomorrow, Ian Burchnall, Kyle Wootton, Mark Ellis, Ruben Rodrigues & the breaking news of the sacking of Maurice Ross!


Raddy Avramovic & Trevor Chrisite: 1981 Div 2 Promotion 40TH Anniversary PART 2
04/30/2021

Episode 40. In this very special episode of The Magpie Circle Podcast we celebrate the 40th Anniversary of when Notts County won promotion to the top flight under Howard Wilkinson away at Chelsea. 

Joined by 2 Notts legends, arguably the greatest goalkeeper in Notts' history Raddy Avramovic & one of Notts' all time top goalscorer's Trevor Christie!

In part 2 we chat more with Raddy & Trevor about there careers with Notts County & also Raddy's life post Notts discussing his coaching career where he reveals if he ever thought about returning t...


Raddy Avramovic & Trevor Chrisite: 1981 Div 2 Promotion 40TH Anniversary PART 1
04/29/2021

Episode 40. In this very special episode of The Magpie Circle Podcast we celebrate the 40th Anniversary of when Notts County won promotion to the top flight under Howard Wilkinson away at Chelsea. 

Joined by 2 Notts legends, arguably the greatest goalkeeper in Notts' history Raddy Avramovic & one of Notts' all time top goalscorer's Trevor Christie!

In part 1 we reflect with Raddy & Trevor about that 1980-81 season & more pacifically that day at Chelsea where Notts County won promotion to the top flight & some amazing never told before stories!


#30 Altrincham VS Notts County PREVIEW | MAGPIE CIRCLE LIVE with Leigh Curtis
04/28/2021

Another episode of The Magpie Circle LIVE as we preview Notts County's National League trip to Altrincham this coming Saturday!

We are joined by The Nottingham Post's Leigh Curtis as we discuss Tuesday's defeat  away at Eastleigh, Ian Burchnall, Mark Ellis, Kyle Wootton, What we expect to see from Notts at Altrincham & much more!