Johan Cruyff Explainer! Understanding the Player, the Manager, and the Visionary

On episode 359, Dan and explains what made Johan Cruyff so remarkable as a player, a manager, and a legend that became whatever people needed him to be. Plus, Dan discusses the new home jerseys before diving into all things Cruyff. Running Order: Are the new home jerseys a must-buy? Who influenced Cruyff on his way up? […]

What makes Michael Jordan and Lionel Messi the Greatest of All-Time?

Jordan and Messi - GOAT

Other sports like hockey or boxing have their undisputed GOAT. For basketball and football, it’s a little tougher. Michael Jordan and Lionel Messi both have claims to the title, but so do a number of other legends, including LeBron James, Pelé, and Cristiano Ronaldo. The Barcelona Podcast looks at how two men so different in […]

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.

Barcelona Fantasy Draft 1900s, ft. Cruyff, Maradona, Rivaldo

Dream Team 187

On episode 187, Dan and Francesc draft their best XIs of the 1900s. Your hosts go back in time to discuss some of the best forwards of all time, some underrated midfielders and defenders, and much more! Running Order: Who gets selected first? How many Brazilians can one of the hosts fit in an attack? Which important […]

Barcelona Must Find Sergio Busquets’ Replacement from Within

Sergio Busquets replacement

Sergio Busquets is only 31-years-old and still one of the greatest defensive midfielders of his generation. Yet, like Xavi and Andrés Iniesta before him, there will come a time when Barcelona will need to replace the club legend. When it comes to the group of Gerard Piqué, Jordi Alba, Luis Suárez, Lionel Messi, and Busquets, […]

When do Barcelona managers get sacked?

With Ernesto Valverde on the hot seat, The Barcelona Podcast takes a look at how each of his predecessors dating back to Johan Cruyff ended their time at the club.