Arts and Culture
More from Google
Get the Android app
Get the iOS app
Queens Park Rangers | QPR
QPR's club podcast hosted by R's legend Andy Sinton featuring all the latest debate and features from the heart of Loftus Road.
Jun 24, 2020
The Loftcast: Lockdown lifted
QPR defender Conor Masterson joined The Loftcast this week to talk about what's been a difficult few months for all as we welcomed back football last weekend. The panel also dissect what went wrong against Barnsley and cast their eyes ahed to Saturday's trip to Charlton.
Mar 11, 2020
Rangers on a roll ahead of Community Day
Ahead of Community Day this Saturday, QPR in the Community Trust CEO Andy Evans joined The Loftcast this week to talk about some of the fantastic work the club is doing in the local area. The panel also discusses QPR's recent unbeaten streak as the R's look to continue their climb up the ladder when they host Barnsley on the weekend.
Feb 20, 2020
Stars of the 90s
Catch up on what went on when Les Ferdinand, Kevin Gallen, Clive Wilson and Andy Sinton reunited to trade stories from the past at the club's Stars of the 90s evening earlier this week. The quartet lifted the lid on some behind the scenes moments from the careers at Rangers in front of a lively crowd at W12 Studios.
1 hr 45 min
Jan 22, 2020
Carry on Conor
This week on The Loftcast we're joined by Irish defender Conor Masterson to chat about his bright start to 2020. We also look back on the recent results against Brentford and Leeds and cast an eye ahead to Friday's FA Cup tie against Sheffield Wednesday.
Jan 17, 2020
Sitting down with the chairman
In this special edition of The Loftcast, we sat down with QPR chairman Amit Bhatia for his first interview of the year. Bhatia spoke about the progress that has been made in what has been his first year as chairman and outlined his hopes and ambitions for the future of the club.
Jan 9, 2020
Dom having a ball
QPR's Dominic Ball joins the Loftcast team to reflect on the R's recent red-hot showings against Cardiff and Swansea, and to find out how the midfielder is enjoying his first season in W12. We also look ahead to Saturday's derby against Brentford.
Dec 4, 2019
Keeping it real
QPR goalkeeper Joe Lumley joins the Loftcast team to reflect on a tough run of results for QPR, as well as our fully-merited draw at Derby County. The stopper speaks with real honesty as he addresses his own form and the challenges of dealing with criticism from the terraces. We also preview this weekend's home game against Charlton Athletic.
Nov 5, 2019
Manning the left
QPR left-back Ryan Manning joins The Loftcast this week to chat about his strong start to the season so far and his recent call-up to the Republic of Ireland side. We also review the weekend’s game at Leeds and look ahead to the visit of Middlesbrough this Saturday.
Oct 8, 2019
Bright flying high
QPR attacker Bright Osay-Samuel joins The Loftcast this week to talk about his starring performance in the 4-2 win over Blackburn on Saturday. The pacy youngster spoke about how he's looking to add more end product to his game and also touched on the impact manager Mark Warburton is having on him both on and off the field. As well as the Blackburn victory, we also look back on the loss against Cardiff and cast our eyes ahead to the trip to Hull after the international break.
Sep 25, 2019
It's Toni time
QPR defender Toni Leistner joins The Loftcast this week to talk about his good run of form following the weekend's gritty victory over Millwall. The big German spoke about having to work his way back into the lineup earlier in the season and what it's been like playing in QPR's new-look back three. We also look ahead to Saturday's blockbuster against West Bromwich Albion.
Sep 17, 2019
QPR midfielder Ilias Chair joins us to discuss his - and QPR's - start to the campaign, as well as the topsy-turvy game against Luton which saw the R's emerge with a 3-2 win. The talented 21-year-old also talks about watching fellow-Moroccan Adel Taarabt play for the R's when he was a 12-year-old! We also look ahead to this weekend's game at Millwall. QPR fans can listen to the show below or by accessing it on our SoundCloud page or via iTunes.
Sep 4, 2019
Hall about belief
QPR defender Grant Hall joined The Loftcast this week to talk about his and the squad's strong start to the Championship season. The panel also looks back on what was a jam-packed opening month as we head into the first international break of the year.
Aug 20, 2019
An Evening with Rodney Marsh
In this special edition of the Loftcast, listen along as Rodney Marsh took centre stage for an evening to look back on his glittering career with the R's. On a night that helped to raise funds for the QPR No.10 Foundation, Marsh was also joined by former teammates Roger Morgan and Mark Lazarus as the trio re-told stories of the glory days.
1 hr 25 min
Aug 7, 2019
Angel on cloud nine
In the first episode of the new season, QPR defender Angel Rangel joined The Loftcast to chat about how much he's enjoying life in W12 after re-signing with the club in the off-season. The panel also reflects on last week's tremendous result away to Stoke while looking ahead to what's sure to be an emotional day on Saturday when the R's welcome Huddersfield Town to the Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium.
May 1, 2019
In it for the long Hall
QPR Under-23's manager Paul Hall joined The Loftcast to talk about the club's current crop of youngsters and what they need to do in order to make the grade. The panel also looks back on the narrow loss to Nottingham Forest last week as the R's prepare for the final game of the season on Sunday away to Sheffield Wednesday.
Apr 17, 2019
Manning's fresh start
QPR midfielder (and now left-back) Ryan Manning joined The Loftcast to talk about his season so far, while he took part in the club's 1000th player appearance in the community this season. The panel also looks back at the important draw against Millwall and the stunning win against Swansea, as well as casting an eye over this weekend's matches against Blackburn Rovers and Derby County.
Apr 3, 2019
Freeman up for the fight
Following the departure of manager Steve McClaren earlier in the week, QPR midfielder Luke Freeman joins The Loftcast to talk about how the dressing room will need to respond as we head into the pointy end of the season. The panel also looks back at the frustrating loss to Bolton last week as well as ahead to this Saturday's trip to Norwich City.
Mar 27, 2019
Time for #TigerFeet10
On this week’s Loftcast we reflect on our recent 2-2 draw at Hull City while also previewing Saturday’s game against Bolton at Loftus Road, and the selection headaches facing the gaffer. As well as that, we discuss the fans who will be making a 13-mile walk from Harlington to W12 before the fixture with the Trotters to raise vital funds for the Down Syndrome Tiger Cubs.
Mar 6, 2019
Hall or nothing
QPR defender Grant Hall joins The Loftcast team to discuss the mental challenges as well as the physical ones he has faced in getting back to first-team action. The panel also looks back at recent results and Saturday's disappointing loss at Brentford as well as ahead to this weekends match against Stoke City.
Feb 14, 2019
Cook-ing up a Cup shock
CUP fever is gripping W12 as QPR prepare to host Watford in a rare FA Cup 5th round tie at Loftus Road on Friday night. So former QPR favourite (and ex-Watford but we won’t mention that) Lee Cook joined The Loftcast team to look ahead to the big match. Along with that, Lee joins Andy Sinton and the team to discuss two dramatic defeats for very different reasons against Birmingham City and Bristol City.
Jan 30, 2019
Trust in Andy
On this week’s Loftcast we are joined by QPR Trust CEO Andy Evans as he prepares to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the club’s charitable arm. Andy Sinton and Co. also discuss last weekend’s 1-1 FA Cup draw with Portsmouth, the potential fifth round tie with Watford and Saturday’s trip to Wigan.
Jan 23, 2019
Play Up Magic Hat
QPR legend Kevin Gallen joins The Loftcast ahead of a family affair at Portsmouth on Saturday in the FA Cup. The Gallen family are all big R's fans and Kevin's brother Joe is also on the coaching staff at Pompey. Kev joins Andy Sinton to look back over the Preston defeat and ahead to the fourth round at Fratton Park.
Jan 16, 2019
Not your average Joe
On this week’s Loftcast we are joined by goalkeeper Joe Lumley who talks candidly about his development as a player – and why training with Matt Ingram has helped take his game to the next level. Andy Sinton and Co. also reflect on last weekend’s narrow loss at high-flying Sheffield United while previewing this weekend’s home game with Preston North End.
Jan 9, 2019
Bright start to 2019
We're back and what a brilliant couple of weeks it has been! There was the historic win at Nottingham Forest, a victory against Ipswich Town and a draw with Reading. 2019 started with an excellent point at Aston Villa and progress in the FA Cup. Does it get any better? As well as looking back over all that, we're joined by Bright Osayi-Samuel who was part of QPR's FA Cup third round win against Leeds United.
Dec 19, 2018
In the final podcast of the year, Andy Sinton and Co. look back on 2018, picking out the key moments and highlights from the calendar year. There’s also a review on our impressive win over Middlesbrough while we look ahead to Saturday’s trip to Nottingham Forest – could this year be the year?
Dec 14, 2018
QPR defender Darnell Furlong is our main guest on The Loftcast this week ahead of Saturday's game against Middlesbrough. The full-back is available again following injury and looks set to get his chance this weekend with Angel Rangel sidelined for eight weeks. Andy Sinton and the team also looks over the Leeds defeat and ahead to this weekend.
Dec 5, 2018
The Loftcast team sit down with QPR Assistant Coach Matt Gardiner this week. Andy Sinton and the team chat with Gardiner about his role in Steve McClaren's backroom team, recent results and Saturday's trip to promotion-chasing Leeds United. We're also joined by USA based QPR fan group - Vamos QPR - co-founders Jacob Tingle and Paul McGinlay.
Nov 21, 2018
Linchpin - "a person or thing vital to an enterprise or organisation" - perfectly sums up QPR defender Joel Lynch and his role in the R's resurgence over recent weeks. The Rangers centre-back joins us on The Loftcast as Andy Sinton and the team look ahead to Saturday's match at Stoke City.
Nov 16, 2018
Wandering to Wycombe
With no game this weekend for the R’s, we take The Loftcast on the road to catch up with QPR favourite Gareth Ainsworth. In a must-listen interview, the Wycombe boss discusses his time with us and reveals how one conversation at Loftus Road sparked his managerial career. We will also be reflecting on last weekend’s five-goal thriller against Brentford!
Nov 7, 2018
The Wheel of Disfortune
QPR defender Jake Bidwell joins The Loftcast team ahead of Saturday's derby match against his former side Brentford. The R's left-back discusses the Blackburn defeat and looks ahead to the weekend in W12. Andy Sinton and the team also discuss recent events.
Oct 31, 2018
Carry On Cameron
Carry On Cameron by Queens Park Rangers | QPR
Oct 25, 2018
Luke who's scoring
After wins against Ipswich and Sheffield Wednesday can QPR complete their hattrick on Friday night against Aston Villa? Andy Sinton and The Loftcast team take a look back at the last two matches whilst Luke Freeman, midweek goalscorer, joins the show also.
Oct 17, 2018
Stan by your Man
Former QPR defender Don Shanks joins The Loftcast team to discuss his upcoming New York marathon run as he aims to raise funds, for amongst other things, his great friend and R's legend Stan Bowles. The panel also discusses Saturday's match with Ipswich Town as QPR return to action following the international break.
Oct 10, 2018
The boy done Wells
QPR's on loan striker Nahki Wells joins the Loftcast team to discuss his impact on the R's as we take a look back over recent events in W12.
Sep 5, 2018
Following three mid-week fixtures in a row, The Loftcast returns to dissect what we have seen so far in 2018/19. Three wins, a draw and four defeats, plus plenty of activity in the loan window – there’s certainly lots to talk about! Joining us on the show this week is none other than QPR centre-back Toni Leistner.
Aug 8, 2018
Home and Away
QPR striker Matt Smith joins The Loftcast team as Andy Sinton and co. look at this Saturday's home match against Sheffield United and last Saturday's away game at Preston North End. There's also talk about Ebere Eze's new R's contract and much, much more.
Aug 1, 2018
An Eze starter for '10'
QPR's Eberechi Eze joins the first show of the 2018/19 season after being handed the iconic number 10 shirt at Loftus Road. The Loftcast team also discuss the managerial change in W12, FFP, pre-season and the R's first league game of the season at Preston.
May 4, 2018
QPR goalkeeper Joe Lumley is our guest on our final Loftcast of the 2017/18 season. The R's keeper had spent the second half of the campaign out on loan before returning to Loftus Road ahead of last Saturday's 3-1 win against Birmingham. We hear from Joe about his time away and his goal for next season. There's also the usual review of our last outing and a look ahead to the season finale at Elland Road against Leeds United.
Apr 18, 2018
The Bircham Report
QPR first team coach – and lifelong fan – Marc Bircham joins us this week to reflect on a topsy-turvy spell of recent results. From our impressive wins over Norwich City and Sheffield Wednesday to that disappointing defeat at Sheffield Wednesday, as well as Saturday’s narrow loss to Preston. Birch gives his assessment on the season as a whole, shares his views on why there has been inconsistent recent results and looks ahead to the small matter of Brentford this coming Saturday!
Apr 4, 2018
Following our impressive 4-1 win over Norwich City, Ryan Manning joins us to discuss his recent return to the side. The 21-year-old explains the mental challenge he faced while being out of the team, and how the younger players are now becoming more established in the first-team fold. We reflect on that win over the Canaries, our frustrating defeat at Reading and what we can expect when we go to Hull this weekend. 718568
Mar 27, 2018
Start as we finished
QPR defender Jake Bidwell joins The Loftcast team to look ahead to a Easter weekend double header against Reading and Norwich City. The R's left-back looks back on an excellent March to date, his recent upturn in form and the switch to a more back four. All that and more with regular panelist Andy Sinton and The Loftcast team.
Mar 24, 2018
Ollie's March Musings
After an excellent March we are joined by QPR manager Ian Holloway on The Loftcast this week. The R's boss joins Andy Sinton and the rest of The Loftcast team to review recent events in W12. Holloway, who also celebrated his 55th birthday this month, looks back on two brilliant away days against Aston Villa and Fulham. He also talks about the emergence of a new breed of QPR player with a number of youngsters breaking through into his side, whilst he also addresses his hopes for the future. Meanwhile, Sinton and the team offer their views on those four points on the road plus much more.
Feb 27, 2018
The good, the bad and the ugly
QPR goalkeeper Alex Smithies joins The Loftcast team to review the past week in W12 including Saturday's awful 5-2 defeat against Nottingham Forest.
Feb 13, 2018
Conor's honest appraisal
QPR striker Conor Washington joins The Loftcast team to discuss Saturday's narrow defeat at league leaders Wolves and look ahead to Saturday's match with Bolton Wanderers.
Feb 7, 2018
Worth the weight
On The Loftcast this week we review last weekend’s win over Barnsley and the importance of taking all three points against the Tykes. We also catch up with Joel Lynch who produced one of his best performances in the blue and white hoops. He discusses why leaving Huddersfield was so important for his development and how he hopes a new training regime will help him play to his peak for the R’s. On top of all that, we look ahead to this weekend’s trip to table-topping Wolves. We couldn’t, could we?
Jan 25, 2018
Right-back in the side
QPR defender Darnell Furlong spoke about his return to the R's side in recent weeks ahead of Saturday's trip to Bristol City as the latest episode of The Loftcast. Andy Sinton and the team also look back on QPR loss against Middlesbrough.
Jan 16, 2018
Running down Fulham Palace Road
QPR captain Nedum Onuoha joins us to discuss Saturday's win at Burton Albion and the role he's played with integrating a number of youngsters into the R's changing room. We also look ahead to our match with Middlesbrough as Club Ambassador Andy Sinton picks the bones out of the past seven days.
Jan 10, 2018
Stars of #LoftusRoad100
In this special edition of The Loftcast we are joined by QPR favourites Phil Parkes, Bob Hazell, Andy Sinton and Kevin Gallen as we continue to celebrate the 100th anniversary since our first game at our famous stadium. Recorded in front of more than 100 R’s fans, there are laughs, jokes and stories aplenty. With thanks to Zoom Enterprises, who sponsored this event. *Supporters are advised this recording contains strong language.
1 hr 34 min
Jan 4, 2018
Head over heels
Man of the moment Paul Smyth joins The Loftcast team to talk about his amazing debut against Cardiff City and his breakthrough to the R's first team ahead of Saturday's FA Cup match with MK Dons.
Dec 19, 2017
King of the Assists
The 'King of the Assists' Luke Freeman joins us on this weeks podcast as we look back on QPR's win at Birmingham City and ahead of Bristol City this weekend.
Dec 6, 2017
I'm alright said Ned
QPR captain Nedum Onuoha talks about nearing his return to fitness as we pick the bones out of matches against Preston and Leeds United.
Nov 30, 2017
More than a super sub
QPR striker Matt Smith joins The Loftcast show to discuss the R's Brentford comeback and look ahead to Saturday's trip to Preston North End.
Nov 14, 2017
Long lost Cousins
QPR's Jordan Cousins joins The Loftcast team to talk about his return to action and ahead to Saturday's match against Aston Villa.
Nov 1, 2017
Mass'll do nicely!
On this week’s show, we reflect on two big victories for the R’s in the space of three days – our 2-1 win over high-flying Wolves and the 1-0 triumph against table-topping Sheffield United. We also catch up with stand-in skipper Mass Luongo. He speaks to us about the physical challenge faced in the win over the Blades, and explains exactly what he means when he says the squad have a self-regulating dressing room! On top of all that, we look ahead to this weekend’s trip to Nottingham Forest. Could this year by the year we grab all three at the City Ground?
Oct 24, 2017
Marc my words
QPR first team coach Marc Bircham joins The Loftcast team to preview Saturday's match against Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Oct 19, 2017
Uncle Baptiste knows best
QPR defender Alex Baptiste joins The Loftcast team on this weeks podcast as we look back on Sunderland and ahead to Bolton this week.
Oct 2, 2017
A load of Bullion
Peaky Blinders actor and QPR fan Paul Bullion joins The Loftcast team to review recent events in W12 as we head into the international break.
Sep 19, 2017
Robinson hits the Jackpot
On this week’s show, we speak with QPR defender Jack Robinson to reflect on Saturday’s narrow defeat at Middlesbrough, as well as his own start to the season.
Sep 13, 2017
Matt'll do nicely
QPR striker Matt Smith joins The Loftcast team to look back at Tuesday's dramatic draw with Millwall and offer his thoughts on recent events in W12.
Sep 6, 2017
Chat with the Rat
QPR midfielder Josh Scowen joins The Loftcast team to preview Saturday's match with Ipswich Town as we also reflect on #Game4Grenfell.
Aug 23, 2017
Hull and back
The Loftcast team look back at games against Norwich, Hull & Brentford whilst Nedum Onuoha joins us to preview Saturday's league trip to Cardiff City.
Aug 14, 2017
QPR's Jamie Mackie joins The Loftcast team to review Saturday's match with Sheffield Wednesday and look ahead to games against Norwich City and Hull.
Aug 9, 2017
Up and running
Yeni Ngbakoto and Alex Baptiste join The Loftcast team as they reflect on the start of the new season that has seen QPR win their opening two matches.
Aug 3, 2017
Luke's Royally excited
QPR midfielder Luke Freeman joins Andy Sinton and the team to preview the start of the new season ahead of Saturday's match with Reading.
Jul 18, 2017
The Bowlescast - Part Two
In the second part of our special Stan Bowles podcast, The Loftcast team in a collaboration with popular QPR fans podcast ‘Open All R’s’, look ahead to the Stan Bowles benefit match against Bournemouth. Joining the show this time out is Stan’s former teammate Gerry Francis, whilst we also hear from QPR manager Ian Holloway. There’s also the views of Andy Sinton as we edge ever closer to the big day.
Jul 11, 2017
The Bowlescast - Part One
In the first of a two part special The Loftcast team, in a collaboration with popular QPR fans podcast ‘Open All R’s’, look ahead to the Stan Bowles benefit match against Bournemouth as the R’s commemorate arguably its greatest ever player. Joining the show is Stan’s good friend and teammate Don Shanks, whilst we also hear from Sky Sports commentator Martin Tyler. There’s also the views of Andy Sinton and we get the latest on the match from the organising committee.
May 8, 2017
Looking to the future
As we sign-off for the season The Loftcast team take a look back at Sunday's defeat at Norwich, talk to debutant Josh Bowler and asses the season just gone and what the future holds.
May 2, 2017
Cookie calls time
THE latest episode of The Loftcast - 'Cookie Calls Time' - is out now, featuring former R's winger Lee Cook! Cook steps in for QPR Club Ambassador Andy Sinton for this special podcast, in which he confirms his retirement from the professional game.
Apr 10, 2017
Dave Thomas’s Emotional Return
QPR legend Dave Thomas spoke to The Loftcast on his emotional return to Loftus Road last Friday night and we also hear from Luke Freeman ahead of his return to Bristol City's Ashton Gate.
Mar 20, 2017
Luke who's talking
Midfield maestro Luke Freeman joins The Loftcast team to discuss his start to life at Loftus Road and Saturday's outstanding 5-1 win against Rotherham United.
Mar 13, 2017
He's magic you know
QPR midfielder Massimo Luongo joins The Loftcast team to talk about an excellent week for the R's whilst QPR Community Trust CEO Andy Evans talks about Community Day against Rotherham United this weekend.
Mar 1, 2017
Stars of '67
QPR legends Mark Lazarus, Ian Morgan and Roger Morgan joined a live audience at Loftus Road for a special Stars of '67 event as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the R's League Cup Final win against West Bromwich Albion.
1 hr 38 min
Feb 16, 2017
Striking a balance
QPR striker Matt Smith joins The Loftcast team for the first time since making the move to west London from Fulham as Andy Sinton and the team preview Saturday's match with Birmingham City.
Jan 24, 2017
Smithies on the spot
QPR penalty king Alex Smithies joins us on The Loftcast to look back on the west London derby with Fulham and Saturday's test against Burton Albion.
Jan 17, 2017
Irish Eyes Are Smiling
QPR's Ryan Manning joins The Loftcast team to talk about his whirlwind 2017 following his breakthrough at Loftus Road.
Jan 4, 2017
Return Of The Mack
QPR attacker Jamie Mackie joins us on The Loftcast for our first podcast of 2017 as we look back on back-to-back wins and his return to playing after 8 months out.
Dec 6, 2016
Boy from Brazil
QPR midfielder Sandro joins us on The Loftcast fresh from his first league start of the season as he talks candidly about his return to the team and more.
Nov 21, 2016
Written in the stars
QPR defender Joel Lynch joins Andy Sinton on The Loftcast as he looks back at Saturday's win against Norwich City and Ian Holloway's first week in charge at the club.
Nov 15, 2016
We're not cheerleaders
New first team coach Marc Bircham speaks exclusively to The Loftcast on his return to QPR whilst Les Ferdinand and Sebastian Polter also feature.
Oct 26, 2016
Ratting around with Rowly
The Loftcast team are joined by Martin Rowlands, who looks ahead to Friday night’s derby match between two of his former sides.
Oct 19, 2016
In Safe Hands
Goalkeeper Alex Smithies joins The Loftcast team to talk about his heroics against Bristol City whilst Andy Sinton and the team look at the last few QPR matches.
Oct 7, 2016
Surprise, Surprise - It's Sylla
The Loftcast team speak exclusively to Steven Caulker and Terry Venables, as well as reviewing our last three Championship fixtures, including our Derby day victory against Fulham prior to the international break.
Sep 22, 2016
QPR fan and Bastille music-man Kyle Simmons joins us on The Loftcast whilst Andy Sinton reviews recent events on the field.
Sep 8, 2016
We've got The Proclaimers on
QPR attacker Jamie Mackie discusses a whole host of topics, including his current injury; his assessment on the R's start to the season; working with Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink; and the enigmatic Adel Taarabt!
Sep 1, 2016
Crossing the divide
QPR defender Jake Bidwell and Director of Football Les Ferdinand join The Loftcast team to discuss R's start to the season and the end of the transfer window.
Aug 18, 2016
It's a 46 game marathon
QPR legend Clive Wilson and Sky Sports News HQ reporter and R's fanatic Aidan Magee join The Loftcast host Andy Sinton to discuss Queens Park Rangers' start to the new season.
Aug 4, 2016
JFH & The BFG
QPR manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink and striker Sebastian Polter join host Andy Sinton on the pilot edition of The Loftcast ahead of the new Sky Bet Championship football season.