INTERVIEW: Jon Bakero; Setién following in Valverde’s footsteps, and Piqué comments

Jon Bakero Interview

On episode 199, Dan and Francesc discuss Barcelona’s issues against Sevilla and why it feels like Ernesto Valverde is still in charge. Then they welcome on Jon Bakero of Phoenix Rising FC to discuss his famous father, when he decided to become a professional himself, and much more! Running Order: Are Barcelona’s problems something Quique Setién can fix? Why […]

Sergiño Dest in, Semedo out? Luis Suárez return and Arthur last chance

Dest, Semedo - Barca

On episode 193, Dan and Francesc discuss the latest transfer rumors, including Nelson Semedo, Sergiño Dest, Miralem Pjanić, and Arthur. They talk Jean-Clair Todibo for Schalke against Borussia Dortmund, the challenges facing Luis Suárez, possible promotion for Barcelona B, and much more!  Running Order: Why would Barcelona be willing to part with Nelson Semedo? How did Todibo […]

Arthur Transfer, Impossible Neymar, and Untouchable Ter Stegen

Arthur transfer

On episode 190, Dan and Francesc discuss transfer rumors, including those involving Arthur, Neymar, and Marc-André ter Stegen. Then your hosts talk about blocking young talents, Tito Vilanova’s legacy, football returning, and much more! Running Order: What are the chances that Arthur is shipped off? Would a big talent block the young attackers on the wing? How […]

Top 50 Barça Players of All-Time; Messi slams Bartomeu’s board (again)

Top 50 Players

On episode 186, Dan and Francesc discuss Lionel Messi’s reaction to the pay-cut agreement with the club. Then your hosts talk about the Top 50 Ranking of the best players in FC Barcelona history. They make their picks for omissions,  players ranked too high or too low, and much more! Top 50 Ranking: HERE Running Order: Was Messi right to […]

Is Griezmann the new Coutinho? Ernesto Valverde, Samuel Umtiti, and Gerard Piqué [TBPod165]

Antoine Griezmann - TBP 165

On episode 165 of The Barcelona Podcast, Dan and Francesc discuss if Antoine Griezmann is becoming the Philippe Coutinho situation all over again. They talk the responsibility of the board, comparing Samuel Umtiti to former Barcelona CBs, Gerard Piqué’s lack of sleep, and much more! Running Order: Is Antoine Griezmann repeating what happened with Philippe […]