Barney Ronay, author and football writer for The Guardian, sat down with Laurence McKenna of EPL Talk recently for a one-on-one interview from the Guardian studos in London. Ronay discusses several topics including his favorite football manager, his favorite football writer, how he got into football journalism, what he did before he became a writer at The Guardian and much more.

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Watch for part two of the interview with Barney Ronay coming within the next couple of weeks where Ronay dives into the topic of the World Cup.