A few weeks ago, Wayne Rooney made the headlines again. But to his relief, it was not Colleen, nor a scoop about a night out, not even something he said. It was something he wrote. The most clickbait line in his Times column claimed that Park Ji-Sung, notable for his incredible lung capacity, was ‘just […]
On episode 195, Dan and Francesc discuss what the break means for Barcelona’s forward line. They talk Lionel Messi staying at the club, Luis Suárez and his impact on the rest of the season, the pressure on Antoine Griezmann, Quique Setién’s plan, and much more! Running Order: What does Messi staying through 2021 mean for Barcelona in […]
Philippe Coutinho is the biggest flop that FC Barcelona have signed in recent times. The €120+40 million that the Camp Nou giants forked out for the Brazilian international in January 2018 made him the most expensive player in our club’s history – which, in hindsight, was a costly mistake. Coutinho was excellent at Liverpool, running […]
Lionel Messi has defended the FC Barcelona colours and rewritten our club’s history books for almost two decades – but a recent revelation confirms that Leo’s career could have been very different. According to former Inter Milan sporting director Marco Branca, the Serie A giants spotted Messi’s talent and went all out to recruit him: […]
Want to watch our latest podcast with Sam Marsden on YouTube? We talked a possible return to action, Lautaro Martínez, Arthur, Frenkie de Jong, and much more!
On episode 191, Dan is joined by ESPN and Sport’s Sam Marsden to discuss a possible return to action and break down Barcelona’s potential transfer business. They talk Lautaro Martínez, Neymar, Arthur, Frenkie de Jong, Jean-Clair Todibo, Martin Braithwaite, and much more! Running Order: How will Barcelona navigate a return to training? Is a deal for Lautaro Martínez closer […]
On episode 189, Dan and Francesc discuss which players Barcelona should consider giving up in a swap for Lautaro Martínez. Then Dan is joined by Jordi and Rob from the NYC Penya to discuss how they are helping in the fight against the pandemic, and much more! Running Order: Which players should be put in a swap […]
Are Barcelona desperate for a striker? Setién’s experiments, Coutinho return, and remembering Kobe Bryant
On episode 176, Dan and Francesc begin by discussing the legacy of Kobe Bryant. Then it’s time for La Ronda, talking Ansu Fati’s development, the search for a striker, a potential reunion with Philippe Coutinho, and much more! Running Order: Remembering Kobe Bryant How is Ansu Fati’s development going? Is there an answer at striker, […]
With Luis Suárez out with injury, Barcelona are in the market for a striker. Is Rodrigo the answer? Or Chimy Ávila? Lautaro Martínez is the big name, but he may not be available now. The Barcelona Podcast analyzes the options and whether or not the club should wait until the summer.
FC Barcelona may be forced to buy this January transfer window. Since a new coach may also be on the way, The Barcelona Podcast looks at the players that the club should splash the cash on now and the one Brazilian that may be tying up the money for later.