World Cup Predictions! Group Winners, Knockout Predictions, and Individual Awards

On episode 412, Dan and Rafa Aldamuy give their World Cup predictions, including every single group and the knockout rounds. They talk about who will surprise, who will disappointment, and much more! Running Order: How does one decide between USA/Wales or Mexico/Poland for 2nd place in their group? How far will Germany, Spain, Argentina, and Brazil go? […]

First Half Grades! Player by Player Breakdown for Barcelona’s First Team

On episode 410, Dan and Emile give grades to every first team player through the first part of the season. They talk about the forwards, the midfielders, the defenders, and much more (well, at least the keepers)! Running Order: Who stood out between Raphinha, Torres, and Ansu? Who was the hardest to judge? How low should Busquets […]

World Cup Bound! Luis Enrique’s Spain Picks, Osasuna Comeback, and Pique’s Next Steps

On episode 409, Dan is joined by Sam Marsden of Siempre Positivo to discuss the Spain squad for the World Cup, Gerard Pique entering retirement, and the comeback against Osasuna. They talk about Balde’s omission, Pique’s relationship with Messi, winning despite Busquets, and much more! Running Order: Is it a surprise to see no Balde but yes […]

Pique Farewell! Europa League Draw with Manchester United and Barça beat Almeria 2-0

On episode 408, Dan and Levon discuss the Europa League draw and Gerard Pique’s farewell at the Camp Nou. They talk about Barcelona’s 2-0 win over Almeria, the revelation of Alejandro Balde, decision-making of Dembele, and much more! Running Order: Should Barça be excited about the Man United draw? Why did the home crowd cheer Pique? Is […]

Unlocking the Wingers! Xavi’s Plan and Pique’s Retirement

On episode 407, Dan is joined by The Purist to discuss how Xavi’s project is coming along, with an emphasis on the wings. They talk about Pique’s retirement, Europa League opponents, the ups and downs of Dembele and Raphinha, and much more! Running Order: What is the reaction to Pique’s announcement? Who should Barça want to […]

Legacy of Failure! Barça lose to Bayern and Eliminated from the Champions League

On episode 405, Dan and Rafa Aldamuy discuss Barcelona’s 3-0 loss to Bayern Munich and where Xavi must take his team next. They talk about Xavi’s failed tactics, the good things that Barça did, the financial ramifications of UCL elimination, and much more! Running Order: How did Bayern use Barcelona’s press against them? Did anyone play well […]

Positive Audition! Barcelona take down Villarreal and de Jong excels as the pivot

On episode 403, Dan reviews the 3-0 win over Villarreal as Frenkie de Jong showed something as the pivot. He talks Ballon d’Or ceremony, Lewandowski’s scoring rate, and much more! Check out our merch store: https://the-barcelona-podcast.creator-spring.com/Listen on Apple Podcasts iOS App, Spotify and, if you want to support the show, head over to Patreon for more content!Become a Patreon to support the […]