Are Barcelona facing a centre-back crisis? Not with Jean-Clair Todibo around

Barcelona face Eibar when La Liga action returns after the international break and a new partnership will feature in central defense. Barring an unexpected injury or the return of Samuel Umtiti, Clement Lenglet will line up next to fellow Frenchman Jean-Clair Todibo. After watching from the sidelines since the start of the season, it’s no […]

Who is Barcelona’s most underrated player? Rotating CBs and Sergi Samper [TBPod130]

On episode 130 of The Barcelona Podcast, Dan is joined by Diego Lorijn (DSpot) to debate who Barcelona’s most underrated player is this season. Then in La Ronda, your hosts talk Sergi Samper to Vissel Kobe, Ivan Rakitic’s future at the club, picking between centre-backs and much more! Running Order: Who is Barcelona’s most underrated player? Is it possible to […]

Why does Barcelona’s 2-2 draw with Girona feel like a loss?

Last year’s near-unbeaten streak and a home point streak that goes back to 2016 sure does make Barcelona feel invincible at the Camp Nou. Adding Lionel Messi, Sergio Busquets and the rest of Ernesto Valverde’s favorites makes a loss feel practically impossible, particularly to teams not named Atlético Madrid and Real Madrid. Yet, the 2-2 […]

How did Barcelona do in the transfer window? Girona in Miami, midfield depth chart and Champions League group [TBPod 102]

On this edition of The Barcelona Podcast, Dan and guest co-host Adil (@Barca19stats) analyze Barcelona’s summer transfer window, talk Barcelona and Girona in Miami, their Champions League group and more! Running Order: Did Barcelona have a successful summer transfer window? What will be the fallout of Barcelona and Girona playing in Miami? What should the midfield depth chart look […]