Xavier Mbuyamba is on the verge of leaving La Masia, just as Pablo Moreno, Xavi Simons, and Eric García did before him. It’s not a big deal if one promising youngster leaves. If a player wants to leave, let them leave. But if multiple prospects cite the same issues for their exodus, shouldn’t some questions […]
Football is back to write about, so football needed to be written about. Not only is Borussia Dortmund against FC Schalke, the Revierderby, one of the prominent matches in world football, it was also the Bundesliga’s first fixture on the return from coronavirus. With FC Barcelona connections, Jean-Clair Todibo started for Schalke, with Juan Miranda […]
Leganés’ Martin Braithwaite has been selected as Barcelona’s emergency forward signing, but some big questions remain. How is it possible that the Catalans paid four million less for Braithwaite than Borussia Dortmund did for Erling Haaland?
Barcelona didn’t win the possession battle. Ousmane Dembélé didn’t even last one half without coming off with an injury that will keep out until the new year. The defense was missing Gerard Piqué. And yet, FC Barcelona has won its Champions League group for the 13th straight season. Lionel Messi picked up his 613th goal […]
Barcelona fans know that Ernesto Valverde is on the hot seat. Despite Culés’ frustration with their manager, it’s surprising to find out that Lucien Favre’s seat is even hotter heading into Barcelona’s Champions League fixture with Borussia Dortmund.
On episode 157 of The Barcelona Podcast, Dan is joined by Alex Truica of Barcawelt.de to discuss where Ansu Fati could and should play this season. Then your hosts talk about what to do about Jordi Alba’s injury, what Luis Suárez’s performance against Borussia Dortmund told us, whether or not Barcelona are one of the […]
Ahead of their Champions League group stage match-up in Germany, The Barcelona Podcast presents five players that Ernesto Valverde and FC Barcelona need to worry about.