Why Barcelona should concede La Liga and focus on Champions League

Gerard Pique

Real Madrid lead La Liga by four points with five matches to go. Barcelona has Villarreal, Espanyol, Real Valladolid, Osasuna, and Alavés while Real Madrid has Athletic Club, Alavés, Granada, Villarreal, and Leganés. The Celta de Vigo draw for Barcelona felt like the end of the league challenge, but that doesn’t mean the whole season […]

FC Barcelona vs. RCD Mallorca 4-0 | La Liga Review

Barcelona vs. Mallorca 4-0

La Liga is back and Barcelona got things started against Takefusa Kubo and Mallorca. Led by Messi and a surprise inclusion of Ronald Araújo, Barça took it to their opponents in a 4-0 win. The Barcelona Podcast breaks down the victory with a tactical breakdown and player grades.

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 […]

Busting Three Myths about Jeison Murillo’s Signing

Jeison Murillo has signed his contract with FC Barcelona and is officially at the club on loan until June. The 26-year-old Colombian defender comes from Valencia where he had fallen out of favor, but prior to this season he has kept a fine reputation in both La Liga and Serie A as a starting centre-back […]

Can Barcelona replace Luis Suárez? Jeison Murillo’s role and Moussa Wagué [TBPod118]

On episode 118 of The Barcelona Podcast, Dan is joined by guest co-host Diana Kristinne to discuss if Barcelona can possibly replace Luis Suárez and who could eventually replace him. Then in La Ronda your hosts talk Jeison Murillo’s potential role with Barcelona, the availability of Ronald Araújo and Moussa Wagué for the first team and much more! Running Order: Is it […]