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  • 5lfd: Louis' men lose again - 26 Aug 14

    Aug 26, 2014 | 30 min
    On a night where Louis Van Gaal's Manchester United lose 4-0 at the hands of League 1 Milton Keynes Dons Mark Chapman is joined by Steve Claridge and Jason Roberts to react to the result and take your calls on LVG's start at Old Trafford. We'll also hear from triumphant manager Karl Robinson and Louis Van Gaal as well as rounding up the rest of the day's football stories.
  • 5lfd: Manchester City lay down a marker 25 Aug 14

    Aug 25, 2014 | 18 min
    In the biggest game of the fledgling Premier League season, Manchester City show why they're tipped to be title winners by many. They beat Liverpool 3-1 at home to secure a 100% start. We get reaction from Brendan Rodgers on a disappointing Liverpool performance and Robbie Savage gives his thoughts after Manchester United break the transfer record to sign Angel Di Maria.
  • 5lfd: Match of the Day 2 Extra - 24 Aug 14

    Aug 24, 2014 | 44 min
    Mark Chapman is joined by former Republic of Ireland internationals Shay Given and Kevin Kilbane and the Sunday Telegraph's football Correspondent Jason Burt to discuss Balotelli, Di Maria, Cech, Courtois and all of the rest of the weekend's football issues. We'll hear from Swansea City manager Gary Monk as well as looking ahead to Sunday's games and Monday night's meeting of Manchester City and Liverpool.
  • 5lfd: Sports Report - 23 Aug 14

    Aug 23, 2014 | 35 min
    George Riley presents Sports Report from Wembley after a Challenge Cup Triumph for Leeds. We'll hear reaction from across the Premier League, Football League and Scottish Leauge - We hear from Chelsea Manager Jose Mourinho, Swansea's Gary Monk and Burnley's Sean Dyche. We'll also hear a disappointed Felix Magath after his Fulham side lost their fourth game in the championship at the Hands of Derby County as well as Stuart Pearce after Nottingham Forest's emphatic win over Reading.
  • 5lfd: The weekend preview 22 Aug 14

    Aug 22, 2014 | 119 min
    Malkay Mackay admits the offensive texts he sent - are completely unacceptable, inappropriate, and that he sincerely apologises for them - hear from Mackay, Rodgers on Balotelli to Liverpool, van Gaal being portrayed as the devil and Brad Friedel on Cech v Courtois...all in 5 live sport's weekend preview with Mark Chapman.
  • 5lfd: Why Always Him? 21 Aug 14

    Aug 21, 2014 | 15 min
    Caroline Barker is joined by Mark Lawrenson and Phil McNulty to discuss the return of Mario Balotelli. You can hear from his new boss Brendan Rodgers and listen back to some of his memorable moments, including an interview with Balotelli and Noel Gallagher. Plus, news from Coventry City as they return to the Ricoh Arena and we speak to the club's director Steve Waggott.
  • 5lfd: Mackay's misconduct & Fulham falter - 20 Aug 14

    Aug 20, 2014 | 25 min
    Caroline Barker is joined by David Ornstein to react to the news that Malky Mackay is no longer being considered for the Crystal Palace job after former club Cardiff sent a dossier to the Football Association detailing allegations of misconduct by the Scot during his time in charge there. In the 5 live football social our commentary team, Conor McNamara and Steve Claridge are joined by Mark Clemmit to reflect on the situation at Cardiff as well as Fulham's third successive loss in the Championship. We'll hear from victorious Wolves manager Kenny Jackett & Felix Magath.
  • 5lfd: Football Social - Tuesday Roundup 19 Aug 14

    Aug 19, 2014 | 24 min
    Arsenal lose their star player for the second leg of the Champions League qualifier after drawing 0-0 at Besiktas. We get reaction to Ramsey's red-card, as well as the big stories in the Championship. Milwall score a 95th minute equaliser at Hillsborough; Leeds lose again at home to Brighton, who claim their first win under Sami Hyypia.
  • 5lfd: Sports Report 16 Aug 14

    Aug 16, 2014 | 35 min
    Manchester United start the new season how they finished the last. Despite having new manager Louis van Gaal in the dugout, they went down 2-1 at home to Swansea. There wasn't a home win in the Premier League as Hull, Villa and Spurs all won away and West Brom and Sunderland drew 2-2. All the reaction and all the stories with Mark Pougatch.
  • 5lfd: Premier League Preview - 15 Aug 14

    Aug 15, 2014 | 112 min
    Darren Fletcher is joined by former Manchester City defender Danny Mills, former Manchester United & Everton player Phil Neville and the Times' Rory Smith to preview start of the Premier League season. We'll hear from Jose Mourinho, Louis Van Gaal, Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey, West Brom defender Jonas Olson, Everton's Roberto Martinez and Crystal Palace caretaker manager Keith Millen ahead of the premier league getting under way.
  • 5lfd: Tony Pulis leaves Crystal Palace 14 Aug 14

    Aug 14, 2014 | 20 min
    With just two days before the start of the season, Crystal Palace have parted company with their manager Tony Pulis. Will Perry's joined by QPR's Rob Green, Burnley's Michael Duff and former Leicester defender Matt Elliott, to get their reaction to a fellow Premier League team's struggles. Our reporter David Ornstein brings you the latest on the story and former Hull chairman Paul Duffen gives an insight into the relationship between a manager and a chairman.
  • 5lfd: New season storylines 13 Aug 14

    Aug 13, 2014 | 63 min
    Manchester United under Louis van Gaal, Mourinho's mind games, English talent development and transfers latest with journalists Henry Winter, Shaun Custis and Daniel Taylor. Presented by Will Perry.
  • 5lfd: League Cup Round One - 12 Aug 14

    Aug 12, 2014 | 25 min
    Will Perry is joined in the Studio by Kevin Kilbane, Mark Clemmit and former AS Monaco CEO Tor-Kristian Karlsen to react on a busy night in the Capital One Cup. We'll also hear from Burton Albion manager Gary rowett, Leeds manager Dave Hockaday, Northampton manager Chris Wilder, Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Kenny Jackett, Fleetwood Town chairman Andy Pilley and Blackpool manager Jose Riga.
  • 5lfd: Monday Night Club 11 Aug 14

    Aug 11, 2014 | 73 min
    Will Perry is joined by Steve Claridge, Ian McGarry and John Murray in the Monday Night Club, plus Shay Given and Robert Snodgrass drop by. The big question this week - which team has the Premier League's best strikeforce?
  • 5lfd: Arsenal win the Community Shield 10 Aug 14

    Aug 10, 2014 | 32 min
    Caroline Barker is at Wembley to reflect on Arsenal's win over Manchester City in the Community Shield along with John Murray, Tottenham goalkeeper Brad Friedel & Crystal Palace Manager Tony Pulis. We'll hear from Arsene Wenger, Callum Chambers, Jack Wilshere, Aaron Ramsey & Manuel Pellegrini as well as Polish journalist, Robert Blaszczak on the news that Legia Warsaw have requested a meeting with Celtic to discuss the Champions League place that Legia were denied after fielding an ineligible player.
  • 5lfd: The 1st Sports Report of the new season 09 Aug 14

    Aug 9, 2014 | 29 min
    Darren Fletcher presents Sports Report and rounds up the reaction from the first Saturday of the new football season. As Nottingham Forest beat Blackpool 2-0, managers Stuart Pearce and Jose Riga have their say. Ian Holloway and Dave Hockaday reflect on Millwall's 2-0 win against Leeds. Plus, hear from Eddie Howe as his Bournemouth side go top of the table.
  • 5lfd: The Championship returns with a draw 08 Aug 14

    Aug 8, 2014 | 12 min
    The Championship returns to 5 live with a 1-1 draw between Blackburn and Cardiff. Plus, Will Perry rounds up the latest news - including Celtic's reinstatement to the Champions League and Thomas Vermaelen's possible Arsenal departure.
  • 5lfd: Football League Preview 06 Aug 14

    Aug 6, 2014 | 102 min
    Will Perry is joined by former Bolton and Wigan manager Owen Coyle and Nottingham Forest player Andy Reid to look ahead to the start of the League 1, League 2 and the Championship. In this podcast you can hear an exclusive interview with Blackpool Chairman Karl Oysten and President Valeri Belokon who have been arguing publicly about the clubs finances.
  • 5lfd: Tuesday Night Club 05 Aug 14

    Aug 5, 2014 | 102 min
    Will Perry is joined by former Spurs manager David Pleat, journalist Ian McGarry and Steve Claridge for the Tuesday Night Club. In this podcast you can hear an interview with the Southampton chairman Ralph Krueger on the exodus at Southampton, the latest from the States on a new-look Manchester United and a look ahead to the Scottish football season which gets under way on Saturday.
  • 5lfd: Monday Night Club 04 Aug 14

    Aug 4, 2014 | 50 min
    With just 12 days to go until the start of the Premier League season, Will Perry looks at which teams are in good shape to get off to a good start. With the help of Pat Nevin, Andy Dunn and Mark Ogden, they look at the main contenders for the title and how their squads have evolved. Plus there's an in-depth look at the transfer dealings of Southampton, as well as Louis van Gaal's early impact on Manchester United on their tour of America.
  • 5lfd: The war between the FA and FIFA 22 jul 14

    Jul 22, 2014 | 14 min
    England will never bid for a World Cup while Sepp Blatter remains in charge of FIFA. Richard Conway joins Ian Payne to tell us exactly why. Also on the show: Who will captain England now? Our football correspondent John Murray discusses possible candidates. And Tim Vickery tells us why Dunga's reappointment as Brazilian manager is bad news for Brazil.
  • 5lfd: Monday Night Club 21 Jul 14

    Jul 21, 2014 | 73 min
    There's only 3 weeks until the start of the domestic season and Ian Payne, alongside Ian McGarry + Steve Claridge, looks at the biggest transfer rumours from around the world. The panel discuss 'fat players' at pre-season and a look at the rise in popularity of 'soccer' in America.
  • 5lfd: Friday Night Preview 18 Jul 14

    Jul 18, 2014 | 41 min
    Will Perry is joined by former Tottenham manager David Pleat and football writer Andy Dunn to round-up all the day’s football news. Amongst other things, the panel discuss Yaya Toure’s decision to stay Man City and Louis van Gaal’s new job at Old Trafford.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Review 14 Jul 14

    Jul 14, 2014 | 88 min
    Ian Payne is joined by Rene Muelensteen, Graham Hunter and John Motson to look back on World Cup 2014. Amongst other things, the panel discuss what was learnt from the tournament, where Brazil and Spain go after their disappointing showings and whether Lionel Messi deserved the best player award.
  • 5lfd: World Cup reaction 13 Jul 14

    Jul 13, 2014 | 47 min
    Darren Fletcher and Jason Roberts take your calls following Germany's dramatic 1-0 World Cup Final victory over Argentina. We hear from disgruntled fans, disagreeing with FIFA's decision to award Lionel Messi with the Golden Ball. We also hear from England fans, who feel the best way to ensure national success is to replicate Germany's footballing blueprint.
  • 5lfd: Just hours to the World Cup Final - 13 Jul 14

    Jul 13, 2014 | 61 min
    Ian Payne is joined by the former Reading player Jason Roberts & the Mirror's Andy Dunn to look back at the World Cup so far and look ahead to tonight's final. We'll also hear Mark Chapman choosing the team of the tournament with Tim Vickery and former England players Chris Waddle, Alan Shearer, Rio Ferdinand.
  • 5lfd: One day to the World Cup Final 12 Jul 14

    Jul 12, 2014 | 39 min
    Mark Pougatch is joined by the Guardian's Amy Lawrence, Daily Telegraph Football Correspondent Henry Winter, Former Liverpool Defender Mark Lawrenson and Brazilian Journalist Ricardo Setyon to preview Sunday's World Cup final between Germany and Argentina as well as examining Luis Suarez's move to Barcelona and touching on Brazil's spectacular downfall.
  • 5lfd: Barcelona agree deal with Liverpool for Suarez

    Jul 11, 2014 | 13 min
    Eleanor Oldroyd brings us the latest on the news that Liverpool and Barcelona have agreed a deal worth £75 million that will see the Uruguayan join the Catalans. We'll hear from former Barcelona and England striker Gary Lineker, former Liverpool defender Mark Lawrenson and the BBC's Chief football correspondent Mike Ingham.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Final Preview 10 Jul 14

    Jul 10, 2014 | 25 min
    Mark Chapman is in a wet, dismal Brazil as 200 million Brazilians face the prospect of their rivals, Argentina, winning the world cup in Rio. Alongside Danny Mills and Sam Wallace, Mark looks at the chances for Germany and Argentina and looks at the 3rd place play-off game where Holland play Brazil.
  • 5lfd: Rio Report 9 Jul 14

    Jul 9, 2014 | 23 min
    Mark Chapman in Rio surveying the wreckage of Brazil's World Cup dreams after their humiliating 7-1 defeat to Germany.
  • 5lfd: Day 27 - Brazil's bubble is burst - 08 Jul 14

    Jul 8, 2014 | 49 min
    After a game that left players and pundits speechless we reflect on Germany's 7-1 World Cup semi-final victory over Brazil. With Germany 5 goals ahead at half time we join Mark Pougatch in Belo Horizonte alongside Mike Ingham, Ian Dennis & Former England defender Danny Mills. Mark Chapman is in Rio with Raphael Honigstein and Amy Lawrence. We'll hear from Brazil's 2002 World Cup winner Juninho, BBC Brazil Editor Julio Gomes and a distraught David Luiz on a night that football will never forget.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Monday Night Club 07 July 14

    Jul 7, 2014 | 71 min
    Darren Fletcher is joined by Ian McGarry, Steve Claridge and John Motson for a special World Cup Monday Night Club. The panel preview the semi-finals and Sir Alex Ferguson is live to pay tribute to Alfredo Di Stefano.
  • 5lfd: Quarter-final reaction - Brazil and Germany progress

    Jul 4, 2014 | 25 min
    Brazil and Germany are through to the World Cup semi-finals after beating Colombia and France respectively. Post-match reaction with Mark Pougatch, Ian Dennis, Alan Green and Danny Mills.
  • 5lfd: Quarter Final Preview 3 Jul 14

    Jul 3, 2014 | 68 min
    Mark Chapman is joined by Edgar Davids, Kevin Kilbane and Pat Nevin to discuss all eight quarter finalists. The former Dutch midfield 'Pitbull', Davids gives his thoughts on Robben's diving as well as the chances of van Gaal's team progressing to the semis. Plus we hear from Thierry Henry as France take on Germany in an all European tie.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Report 02 July 14

    Jul 2, 2014 | 50 min
    Jonathan Overend is live from Rio with 5live senior football reporter Ian Dennis, Chris Clarey from The International Herald Tribune and former England winger Chris Waddle, to round up the big issues at the World Cup. In this podcast you can hear from Martin Keown on playing three at the back and BBC TV commentator Jonathan Pearce gives his pick for the player he thinks will shine as a result of this tournament.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Social - International Edition 29 Jun 14

    Jun 29, 2014 | 46 min
    Mark Pougatch presents 5 live Sport’s first international edition of the World Cup Social, with live interaction from Colombia, Nigeria, Costa Rica, Algeria and the US to discuss the tournament’s biggest talking points.
  • 5lfd: Brazil and Colombia progress

    Jun 28, 2014 | 24 min
    Brazil and Colombia win their last-16 matches in dramatic style against Chile and Uruguay respectively. Mark Pougatch, Danny Mills, Chris Waddle and Tim Vickery review the day, plus discuss what the goal of the tournament is so far, following a stunner from James Rogriguez for Columbia tonight.
  • 5lfd: Alan Hansen on just about Everything - 27 Jun 14

    Jun 27, 2014 | 28 min
    As former Liverpool defender Alan Hansen prepares to hang up his mic for the final time at the end of this World Cup after 22 years of passing on his wise words and wisdom to the Match of the Day viewers, Dan Walker has been speaking to him and we'll hear from him on just about everything; from how England could've done things differently at the 2014 World Cup to the presenters he's worked with throughout his career.
  • 5lfd: Rest Day - 27 Jun 14

    Jun 27, 2014 | 64 min
    Dan Walker is joined by the Times' Gabriele Marcotti, the BBC's South American football correspondent Tim Vickery & former England defender Danny Mills. With the group stages finished and the knockout stages beaconing they'll look ahead to Brazil v Chile & Columbia v Uruguay, We'll hear from former Brazil and Middleborough midfielder Juninho as well as one of Colombia's most recognizable footballers Carlos Valderrama.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Daily: Day 15 26 Jun 14

    Jun 26, 2014 | 23 min
    Mark Pougatch, Pat Nevin and Chris Waddle review the day's World Cup stories. The panel look ahead to the knockout stage of the competition, which will include Algeria who made it into the last 16 for the first time. We also hear former Liverpool defender Alan Hansen's opinion on Luis Suarez's ban.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Social - Day 15 26 Jun 14

    Jun 26, 2014 | 43 min
    Luis Suarez has been banned from international football for nine months and from all football related activity for four months. Mark Pougatch, is joined Chris Waddle, Brad Friedel and Tim Vickery to discuss the fallout of FIFA's decision. Is the ban long enough? What does this mean for his future at Liverpool? Will the Uruguayan ever learn from his mistakes? Hear reaction from all over the world to the decision that means Luis Suarez's World Cup is over.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Daily: Day 14

    Jun 25, 2014 | 23 min
    Mark Chapman is joined by Tottenham goalkeeper Brad Friedel, our senior Football reporter Ian Dennis and Steve Claridge. With the England team touching down back home and the dust beginning to settle on their disappointing World Cup campaign, the panel look to see if anything can be learnt from the experience. Also, Alan Shearer gives his views on where he thinks the national team could and should go from here.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Daily: Day 13

    Jun 24, 2014 | 81 min
    Mark Chapman and Robbie Savage are joined by former England internationals Chris Waddle and Danny Mills on BBC 606 after England draw 0-0 with Costa Rica. They discuss the poor showing of England at the World Cup in Brazil and the future of football in the country. We hear from England manager Roy Hodgson who calls the result a positive step and Frank Lampard as he moves level with Sir Bobby Charlton on 106 caps. Adrian Bevington praises England's support in Brazil, meanwhile all of your calls sound very familiar...
  • 5lfd: World Cup Daily: Day 12

    Jun 23, 2014 | 23 min
    Mark Chapman, Robbie Savage, Jason Roberts and Tim Vickery discuss the last 16 fixtures of 2014 World Cup, the wholesale changes for England ahead of the Costa Rica match and we hear from captain Frank Lampard.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Daily: Day 11

    Jun 22, 2014 | 40 min
    Does club come before country? Mark Pougatch, Jason Roberts, Pat Nevin, Neil Lennon and Conor McNamara discuss comments by Harry Redknapp that reveal England internationals asked him to help them avoid national team duty when he was Tottenham Hotspur boss. The team also discuss the art of defending.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Social: Day Ten

    Jun 21, 2014 | 42 min
    Mark Pougatch, Chris Waddle and Brad Friedel discuss Lionel Messi's last minute winner for Argentina against a spirited Iranian team, who should start for England against Costa Rica, while Friedel talks the continuing growth of football in the USA.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Social - Day Nine 20 Jun 14

    Jun 20, 2014 | 49 min
    Who should England build around for the future? The Mail's Neil Ashton, South American football correspondent Tim Vickery and former international footballers John Hartson and Danny Mills join the discussion with Mark Chapman.
  • 5lfd: Rio Report 20 Jun 14

    Jun 20, 2014 | 61 min
    In Rio Mark Chapman is joined by Alan Shearer, Neil Lennon, from the Evening Standard and Independent Paddy Barclay and the Brazilian paper O'Globo's London correspondent Fernando Duarte. They are asking - who is the future of this England team?
  • 5lfd: Rio Report 19 Jun 14

    Jun 19, 2014 | 60 min
    Dan Walker in Rio looking ahead to England v Uruguay and asking what next for Spain after the reigning champions crashed out of the tournament.
  • 5lfd: Rio Report 18 June

    Jun 18, 2014 | 68 min
    Mark Chapman is joined by the Crystal Palace manager Tony Pulis and the former Manchester United assistant and Fulham boss Rene Meulensteen, on Day 7 of the World Cup. Eric Camara of BBC Brazil and journalist Graham Hunter, who has been travelling with the Spanish team, also join the team. Plus an interview with Adam Lallana about reorganising his wedding so he could play at the World Cup.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Social - Day Six 17 Jun 14

    Jun 17, 2014 | 44 min
    Mark Pougatch was joined by former Chelsea and Scotland winger Pat Nevin and Sunday Times Football Correspondent Jonathan Northcroft to examine the reaction on social media to the day's World Cup stories. Topics include Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa's show stopping performance against Brazil and Belgium's win over Algeria.
  • 5lfd: Rio Report 17 June

    Jun 17, 2014 | 63 min
    Dan Walker is joined by Chris Waddle and Brazil football expert Ricardo Setyon, on Copacabana beach, on Day 6 of the World Cup, to discuss the hosts Brazil. There is also an interview with Gary Neville, who is sticking up with Wayne Rooney; the latest from the England team hotel; and a look ahead to the Belgian team.
  • World Cup Social: Day Five

    Jun 16, 2014 | 48 min
    Mark Chapman discusses Wayne Rooney and his role in the England team with Sam Wallace of the Independent and Shaun Custis of the Sun. England Coach Gary Neville gives his view on Rooney. There's a look back at Germany's win over Portugal and Brad Friedel discusses the USA's chances at the World Cup.
  • 5lfd: Rio Report 16 Jun 14

    Jun 16, 2014 | 69 min
    Mark Chapman live from the Copacabana beach joined by former Manchester United player Phil Neville, former Celtic boss Neil Lennon, German football journalist Raphael Honigstein, Argentinian journalist Marcela Y Araujo, and African football expert Mo Allie - on day five of the World Cup. Plus Rio Ferdinand on Wayne Rooney, Ronaldo and Robin van Persie.
  • 5lfd: England v Italy reaction 15 June 14

    Jun 15, 2014 | 68 min
    Jonathan Overend presents reflection and detailed reaction to England's 2-1 defeat to Italy in Manaus. Joining Jonathan are commentator John Motson, journalist Andy Dunn and former Wales striker John Hartson. Hear post-match interviews from England manager Roy Hodgson and captain Steven Gerrard.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Social - Day Two 13 Jun 14

    Jun 13, 2014 | 49 min
    Mark Chapman, Tony Pulis, John Murray and Steve Claridge take calls and reflect the opinion of social media on Netherlands' relentless victory over reigning champions Spain and discuss who should play in the number 10 position for England against Italy. Please note the competition in this podcast has now closed, please DO NOT vote, text or call.
  • 5lfd: Rio Report 13 Jun 14

    Jun 13, 2014 | 62 min
    Mark Chapman in Rio looking ahead to Mexico v Cameroon, Spain v Holland and Chile v Australia.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Social - Day One 12 Jun 14

    Jun 12, 2014 | 21 min
    Did the ref ruin the opening game of 2014 World Cup? Neymar stole the show as Brazil beat Croatia 3-1 in Sao Paulo, but the match turned on a controversial penalty. Mark Pougatch and Chris Waddle take calls and reflect the opinion of social media.
  • 5lfd: Rio Report 12 Jun 14

    Jun 12, 2014 | 70 min
    Dan Walker live from the Copacabana beach joined by Alan Shearer and Joey Barton, on day one of the World Cup. Plus Alessandro Del Piero on England’s chances ahead of Saturday.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Report- Best of the Rest

    Jun 11, 2014 | 48 min
    Joining Mark Chapman in Rio de Janeiro are 5live World Cup summarisers Pat Nevin & Robbie Savage and German football journalist Rafa Honigstein, to assess the best of the rest participating in Brazil. Teams under scrutiny of the panel incude- Spain, Germany, Argentina, Chile and Ghana.
  • 5lfd: World Cup Report- Brazil

    Jun 11, 2014 | 52 min
    Former England winger Chris Waddle, BBC commentator Guy Mowbray and Brazilian journalist Ricardo Setyon join Mark Pougatch in Sao Paulo. The panel discuss the weight of expectation on the Brazilian side, including star player Neymar & how the team might line up under manager Luiz Felipe Scolari.

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