Messi misses out on Spanish Super Cup Semi-Final

Lionel Messi will be unavailable for the Spanish Super Cup semi-final against Real Sociedad, and Koeman will still need to play his strongest XI possible. For those wondering – with Champions League, La Liga, and Copa del Rey, is the Spanish Super Cup important at all? The answer is yes, but recent changes to the […]

Real Sociedad bring injuries and first place spot to Camp Nou | La Liga Preview

Real Sociedad is currently sitting in first place in the La Liga table after Atlético Madrid faltered against Real Madrid over the weekend. Manager Imanol Alguacil isn’t a flashy name, but he has led La Real to their earned spot at the top with a combination of system, savvy leadership, and academy depth. Lucky for […]

What Barcelona can learn from La Liga leaders Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad currently sit atop the La Liga table, and it’s no fluke. As Barcelona sit in crisis off the field (and a little bit on it), there may be a thing or two the Catalans could learn from the Basque club. From the academy to signings to sporting project, La Real have earned their […]

Barcelona Femení dominate Real Sociedad 10-1 in Spanish Super Cup | Match Review

Barca Femeni Super Cup

The Spanish Super Cup was over before it began. Facing last year’s champion in the competition, the Barcelona Femení dominated Real Sociedad from start to finish. Goals from Marta Torrejón and Alexia within the first ten minutes gave the match the feeling that it was over when it had hardly begun. Torrejón’s connection with Caroline […]

FC Barcelona | History of the Spanish Super Cup

Messi with Spanish Super Cup

Ahead of the 2019-2020 edition of the Spanish Super Cup, the Barcelona Podcast looks at the history of the often overlooked competition. From Lionel Messi to Txiki Begiristain, the Catalan club has been the example of excellence in capturing the trophy.