Big Changes Ahead? Barcelona lose in El Clásico and Busquets’ Role in Question

On episode 402, Dan and Levon discuss Barcelona’s 3-1 loss to Real Madrid in El Clásico. They talk about what went against Barcelona, if Xavi should move on from Busquets, the recipe for bouncing back, and much more! Running Order: How should Xavi approach bouncing back? Can Busquets still be starting? How would Frenkie de Jong be […]

On the Brink! Assigning Blame After Inter and El Clásico Next

On episode 401, Dan and Domagoj Kostanjšak discuss Barcelona’s 3-3 draw with Inter Milan and where Xavi got it wrong. They talk about the mistakes by the veterans, what it will take against Real Madrid, Domagoj’s book on Messi, and much more! Running Order: Where did Xavi go wrong? What needs to change for the club? How […]

Uninspired Again! Barça deal with Celta but leave questions for Inter

On episode 400, Dan and Emile discuss Barcelona’s 1-0 win over Celta de Vigo and the unimpressive way the match was played. They talk about the veterans, ter Stegen’s form, options against Inter, and much more! Running Order: Are the veterans still the problem? Can ter Stegen keep this up? How did the backline handle Celta? How […]

Is Frenkie the Answer? Barça in the middle and Messi return

On episode 399, Dan and Rafa Aldamuy discuss how Xavi will handle Celta with Inter Milan in mind. They talk about the new faces we may see, the most important thing for Xavi to look at ahead of Inter, and much more! Running Order: What academy players could feature against Celta? How can Barcelona break down Inter? […]

Ruled out! VAR takes center stage in 1-0 loss to Inter Milan

On episode 398, Dan and Levon discuss Barcelona’s 1-0 loss to Inter Milan in the Champions League. They talk about the injustice of VAR, questions on the wings, changes Xavi could have made, and much more! Running Order: How doomed is Barcelona now? How bad was VAR? Did Xavi set the team up to succeed? What should […]

Winning ugly against Mallorca and Previewing Inter Milan

On episode 397, Dan reviews the 1-0 win over Mallorca and previews the Champions League match-up with Inter Milan. It’s Lewandowski, Inter’s tactics, players to watch, and much more! We FINALLY have some merch! Check out the full 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! […]

World Transfer Record Signing Keira Walsh and Life without Alexia Putellas

On episode 394, Dan and Inês Braga Sampaio discuss the signing of Keira Walsh for the world record transfer fee and how the Femení are dealing with life without Alexia. They talk new additions, summer departures, a 16-year-old prodigy, and much more! Running Order: Why did Barcelona make history for Keira Walsh? What will Geyse add to […]

Time to Retire? Pique’s Future, Balde’s Progress, and de Jong vs. Elche

On episode 393, Dan and Barça Spaces discuss Gerard Pique’s future at the club, plus Alejandro Balde’s progress. They talk Barcelona’s 3-0 win over Elche, Frenkie de Jong as the pivot, and much more! Running Order: How likely is it for Pique to retire? Where would Pique go after playing? How did Balde break through? What is […]