How will Ronald Koeman replace Gerard Piqué and Sergi Roberto?

This season was always going to be a tough one, what with the financial issues at the club, instability at the top, Messi’s desire to leave and a global pandemic. Yet somehow, things keep getting worse. After losing Ansu Fati for at least four months prior to the international break, Barcelona will now be without […]

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 […]

Top 10 Talents from La Masia

Top 10 La Masia

Since Johan Cruyff returned to Barcelona in 1988, La Masia has produced some of the best players that the world has ever seen. The Barcelona Podcast counts down the Top 10 players to come from the fabled academy.

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 […]

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 […]

What is the Catalonia national team?

From Ricardo Zamora to Gerard Piqué, many FC Barcelona legends have suited up for the Catalonia national team. Yet, if you ask FIFA, these players have only ever played for Spain. After the team’s most recent 2-1 win over Venezuela, questions have again been raised about the place of the team in world football and […]

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 […]

How much fun was El Clásico? Francesc Tomás and Barcelona’s triumph [TBPod111]

On the 111th edition of The Barcelona Podcast, Dan and Francesc discuss Barcelona’s 5-1 win over Real Madrid in El Clásico. They talk Luis Suárez, Gerard Pique and much more! Running Order: How did Barcelona exploit the left side of the field? How did Ernesto Valverde get his tactics right? What led to Luis Suárez’s hat-trick? What does a […]