Name of Podcast: 고품격 축구 전문 방송 오프 사이드 (High Quality Soccer Cast: Offside) (Phonetic: Gopumgeok chukgu jeonmun bangsong opeu saideu)
What topics are covered: Korean League, English Premier League, recent team and players’ news, analysis and discussion on football games in Korean.
Why is it good to listen? Recently this podcast started a new season (season 4). It shows that this Korean podcast has been a well-made program, and has a number of fans and listeners. Each podcast episode is almost two hours. That means the podcasters spend enough time to analyze and discuss the ideas about the recent game plays, players’ performance, and the result.
This podcast can be heard on iTunes here.
How often are the podcasts updated? This podcast is updated weekly.
Length of the podcasts: Each podcast is about one hour and forty minutes long.
Description: A soccer commentator Youngju Song, sports columnist Hyunmin Kim, and sports announcer Youjoo Cha deliver the latest soccer (football) updates in this podcast. The hosts cover most of the recent news, soccer games held during the week, and discuss the details and what is going to be happening next week.
Their professional comments are not only interesting and enjoyable but also educational for the listeners who do not know much of soccer related terms in Korean. The podcasters use formal language, and difficult vocabulary at times. Sometimes the hosts get so excited so that they talk very quickly to explain their opinion.
Summary: Fan-confirmed quality Korean soccer podcast with professional analysis