AN INTERVIEW WITH BBC COMMENTATOR IAN DENNIS: EXCITEMENT FOR NEW SEASON | PRAISE FOR EDDIE HOWE | THE IMPORTANCE OF KIERAN TRIPPIER

BBC 5 Live commentator Ian Dennis joins Andrew Musgrove for a special episode of The Everything is Black and White Podcast.

Ian will be leading BBC 5 Live's commentary of Newcastle United's opening Premier League game against Nottingham Forest this weekend. You can listen to the game via BBC 5 Live on your radio, DAB or through the app BBC Sounds.

In this interview, Andrew and Ian discuss

- The excitement for the new season

- United's approach to the transfer market

- The job Eddie Howe has done so far

- Praise for Allan Saint-Maximin and Bruno Guimaraes

- The importance of Kieran Tripper

- The expectations for the season