George Quraishi is the managing editor at The Athletic Soccer, an editor of Howler, blogger, and host of Dummy: Interviews with Smart People About Soccer Podcast.

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The Editors converse
Dummy: Interviews with smart people about soccer
New editor Dennie Wendt and founding editor George Quraishi discuss the contents, creative process and—incredibly, and at long last—the completion of Howler 15.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Complex Life and Career of Socrates
Dummy: Interviews with smart people about soccer
Andrew Downie is back to discuss his new book, Doctor Socrates, in more depth. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
How Iceland Does It
Dummy: Interviews with smart people about soccer
Iceland has been one of the best stories in world soccer over the last few years—a tiny nation that is riding a golden generation to its first ever European Championship and then World Cup in the span of just two years. (We published a big feature on Icelandic soccer by Davis Harper that came out in the first half of 2016—so we were either ahead of the hipsters or super duper hipsters, depending on your point of view.)For this episode, George traveled to Iceland to speak with the technical director and president of the Icelandic FA—plus the president and first lady of the country itself.Next week, Andrew Downie will return to discuss his book Doctor Socrates. Pick up a copy here (Howler gets a small cut when you purchase with this link). And then drop any questions or comments you’d like Andrew to address into this form. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
What to make of the Players' Tribune
Dummy: Interviews with smart people about soccer
Amos Barshad last came on Dummy to discuss his story about a spate of soccer murders in Argentina. Now he's back to talk about his story in last week's New York Times Magazine about the Players' Tribune and where it lives in the modern sports journalism ecosystem.What Happens When Athletes Do the Sports Writing? by Amos BarshadDoctor Socrates is the latest Howler Book Club selection—pick up a copy here (Howler gets a small cut when you purchase with this link). Andrew will be back in about a month for a more expansive conversation about the life of Socrates. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Why do friends let friends become referees?
Dummy: Interviews with smart people about soccer
We published a big ol’ package on referees in the latest issue of Howler, and in this episode of Dummy, George speaks with one of the writers about his survey of the academic literature and what it tells us about the psychology of people who are brave enough to become referees. Dive in with us (but not too obviously) to learn more about an under-covered and vital facet of the game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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Location
Tampa, Florida, USA
Episode Count
114
Podcast Count
2
Total Airtime
3 days, 5 hours