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The Barcelona Podcast

By The Barcelona Podcast - Francesc Tomas and Dan Hilton

Unmissable opinions brought to you by the most influential voices in the FC Barcelona community. Hosted by Francesc Tomàs (ESPN, Barcablog) and Dan Hilton, this a community-driven podcast focused on analysing matches, tactics, player performances and transfer rumours - answering listener questions in the process. Dive deeper into FC Barcelona's breaking stories: Take it beyond the 'What happened?' to 'Why did it happen' and 'What does it mean for the future'! Make sure to check out the Apple Podcasts iOS App or Spotify for a unique, honest, passionate view on all things FC Barcelona.

  1. 1.
    Arthur In, Paulinho Out: What's next for Barcelona's midfield? Diana Kristinne, Umtiti and Hazard [TBPod94]11 July 2018
  2. 2.
    What's next for Gerard Pique after the World Cup? Clement Lenglet's fit at Barca and Yerry Mina's future [TBPod93]4 July 2018
  3. 3.
    How does the World Cup affect Lionel Messi's legacy? VAR in La Liga, Thiago Alcantara and the Socios [TBPod92]27 June 2018
  4. 4.
    Will Lionel Messi and Argentina rebound in the World Cup? Pique controversy and Frenkie de Jong speculation [TBPod91]20 June 2018
  5. 5.
    Which Barcelona player will win the World Cup? Griezmann indecision, Thiago return and Robert Fernandez sacking [TBPod90]13 June 2018
  6. 6.
    Barca B relegated: What next for La Masia? Diana Kristinne, Eriksen and Arthur rumors [TBPod89]30 May 2018
  7. 7.
    Andres Iniesta Special: A celebration of a life in Blaugrana [TBPod88]23 May 2018
  8. 8.
    Where would Grizmann fit in Barcelona's XI? Iniesta farewell and Dembele transfer rumors [TBP87]19 May 2018
  1. 9.
    Barcelona no longer unbeaten: Does it matter? Messi absence, Coutinho influence and Aleñà promotion [TBPod86]14 May 2018
  2. 10.
    How did 10-man Barcelona remain unbeaten in fiery El Clasico? Diana Kristinne, Mike L Goodman, Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo [TBPod85]7 May 2018
  3. 11.
    Will Barcelona win El Clasico vs Real Madrid? Messi vs Ronaldo, Jon Driscoll interview and Iniesta memories [TBPod84]4 May 2018
  4. 12.
    Who is responsible for Barcelona winning the Liga and Copa double? Barsalev, Roma nightmares and La Masia next steps [TBPod83]30 April 2018
  5. 13.
    Iniesta leaves Barcelona - What next? Jason Davis interview and Messi's World Cup dream [TBPod82]27 April 2018
  6. 14.
    Why did Barcelona excel in Copa del Rey yet fail miserably in the Champions League? Rik Sharma interview and Penya Roundtable [TBPod81]23 April 2018
  7. 15.
    Why are La Masia graduates no longer succeeding at Barcelona? Xavi Simons, Christian Eriksen and Copa del Rey final [TBPod80]19 April 2018
  8. 16.
    Should Barcelona sign Lenglet if Umtiti leaves? Patreon Roundtable, Paulinho impact and Iniesta replacement [TBPod79]16 April 2018
  9. 17.
    What next for Valverde, Barcelona following Champions League elimination? Musa Okwonga interview, Luis Suarez and La Masia frustration [TBPod78]12 April 2018
  10. 18.
    Why is Valverde not rotating key players in La Liga? Real Madrid refuse to honor Barcelona, Dembele and Champions League [TBPod77]9 April 2018
  11. 19.
    How can Barça avoid total burnout? Toni Freire (World Penyes Federation), Busquets, Dembele, Aleñà [TBPod76]5 April 2018
  12. 20.
    How can Barcelona overcome Messi-dependence? Diana Kristinne, Denis Suarez resurgence and Pique struggles [TBPod75]2 April 2018
  13. 21.
    Why has Umtiti not renewed his Barcelona contract yet? Interview with FCB Femeni star Natasa Andonova and Messi fitness struggles [TBPod74]29 March 2018
  14. 22.
    Is Coutinho the solution if Iniesta left Barcelona? Penya Roundtable Special [TBPod73]26 March 2018
  15. 23.
    Who should Barcelona sell, sign and promote this summer? Muhammad Butt interview and Iniesta's doubts [TBPod72]23 March 2018
  16. 24.
    How has Messi’s leadership impacted Barcelona this season? Griezmann unwelcome, Jason Pettigrove and Iniesta's future [TBPod71]19 March 2018
  17. 25.
    Will Messi lead Barcelona to the Treble this season? Iniesta to China, Diana Kristinne and Valverde's influence [TBPod70]15 March 2018
  18. 26.
    How will Arthur improve Barcelona? Chelsea Champions League, Gomes misery and midfield overbooking [TBPod69]12 March 2018
  19. 27.
    Is Carles Aleñà ready for Barcelona's first team? Copa Catalunya champions, Dembele rumours and Penya Barcelona of Los Angeles [TBPod68]8 March 2018
  20. 28.
    How can Barcelona overcome Iniesta's injury? Andre Gomes frustration and Sergi Roberto potential [TBPod67]5 March 2018
  21. 29.
    Where would Griezmann fit in Barcelona's formation? Messi, Luis Suarez and Atletico Madrid [TBPod66]1 March 2018
  22. 30.
    Why is Valverde refusing to rest Pique? Roy Nemer, Messi, Dembele, Maradona [TBPod65]25 February 2018
  23. 31.
    Should Paulinho remain a Barcelona starter? Coutinho, Gomes, Sergi Roberto, Paulinho [TBPod64]22 February 2018
  24. 32.
    Are Barcelona ready for Chelsea in the Champions League? Eugenia Karolyi, Paulinho and Dembele [TBPod63]17 February 2018
  25. 33.
    Will Dembele recover from his terrible start at Barcelona? Adil @Barca19Stats, Cillessen, Aleñà, Chelsea Preview [TBPod62]13 February 2018
  26. 34.
    Should Barcelona be worried about recent poor results? Adil @Barca19Stats, Yerry Mina and Coutinho [TBPod61]12 February 2018
  27. 35.
    What makes Pique so controversial? Navid Molaaghei interview, La Masia and Umtiti controversy [TBPod60]6 February 2018
  28. 36.
    How can Barcelona break down teams who park the bus? Nuel Weinchard, Cruyff, Dembele, Messi [TBPod59]29 January 2018
  29. 37.
    Why are Barcelona 19 points ahead of Real Madrid in La Liga? Kevin Williams interview, Luis Suarez and Paulinho [TBPod58]23 January 2018
  30. 38.
    Who Should Barcelona Sell, Loan, Keep in January? Dembele Setback and Ex-Masia Sergio Navarro Interview [TBPod 57]16 January 2018
  31. 39.
    SIGNED! Where does Coutinho fit in the Barca XI? Releasing Arda Turan and Isaiah Cambron interview [TBPod56]10 January 2018
  32. 40.
    Should Barcelona pay up for Coutinho in January? Fitting Dembele into Valverde's system and Diana Kristinne interview [TBPod55]4 January 2018
  33. 41.
    Who were Barca's winners, losers in 2017? Mid-year review and inside the NYC Penya [TBPod54]28 December 2017
  34. 42.
    Real Madrid vs Barcelona: Who will win El Clasico? Mascherano departure and Griezmann fiasco [TBPod53]20 December 2017
  35. 43.
    Coutinho, Ozil, Arthur: Who should Barcelona sign this winter? Forbes' Mike Ozanian and El Clasico XI [TBPod52]15 December 2017
  36. 44.
    What 5 moves must Barcelona make in January? Dan inside the Camp Nou and Lee Roden interview [TBPod51]8 December 2017
  37. 45.
    A refereeing conspiracy against Barcelona in La Liga? Deulofeu struggles, Aleñà progression and Barca's best XI [TBPod50]1 December 2017
  38. 46.
    Will Ozil sign for Barcelona in January? Barca without Messi, Valverde limitations and Rakitic concerns [TBPod49]24 November 2017
  39. 47.
    Who should Barcelona sign and sell in the winter transfer window? Coach Xavi, Mascherano and Dembele return [TBPod48]15 November 2017
  40. 48.
    Will Barcelona sign Griezmann in January? Luis Suarez struggles, Muhammad Butt and Mbappe nonsense [TBPod47]8 November 2017
  41. 49.
    Are Barcelona good enough to win La Liga? Ter Stegen heroics, Messi excellence and Gabriel Quiroga interview [TBPod46]1 November 2017
  42. 50.
    Will Arnaiz be promoted to Barca's first team? Messi vs Ronaldo rivalry and Aleñà progress [TBPod45]25 October 2017
  43. 51.
    Has Messi truly renewed his contract already? Iniesta turns back the clock and Abel Ruiz hype [TBPod44]23 October 2017
  44. 52.
    Who should be in Barcelona's greatest XI? Deulofeu reborn and Denis Suarez [TBPod43]20 October 2017
  45. 53.
    Has Umtiti become a Top 5 centre-back? Developing team spirit, Nou Camp Nou and Andre Gomes [TBPod42]17 October 2017
  46. 54.
    Will Messi's World Cup heroics impact Barcelona? Ballon d'Or debate, celebrating Valverde and Amor appointment [TBPod41]13 October 2017
  47. 55.
    Should Barcelona sign Christian Pulisic? Iniesta life-time renewal, Sarah Salahpour and Messi unsigned contract [TBPod40]10 October 2017
  48. 56.
    Why has Messi improved so much since last season? Luis Suarez struggles and Dybala rumours [TBPod39]6 October 2017
  49. 57.
    Did Barcelona act like 'Mes Que Un Club' during the Catalan referendum? Police brutality and Catalunya history [TBPod38]3 October 2017
  50. 58.
    Can Luis Suarez return to his best at Barcelona? Benedito fails to overthrow Bartomeu and Euan McTear interview [TBPod37]29 September 2017
  51. 59.
    Why are Barcelona still unbeaten in La Liga? Signing Coutinho in January and Camp Nou 60th birthday [TBPod36]26 September 2017
  52. 60.
    Can Messi surpass his best ever Barcelona season? Valverde influence and Catalan referendum [TBPod35]22 September 2017
  53. 61.
    How can Barcelona replace Dembele? Paulinho steps up, Johan Cruyff stadium and Eibar [TBPod34]19 September 2017
  54. 62.
    Why is Messi excelling under Valverde? Celebrating Semedo, Getafe preview and Maxime Lopez [TBPod33]14 September 2017
  55. 63.
    What is Valverde adding to Barcelona? Messi hat-trick, Dembele euphoria and listener questions special [TBPod32]12 September 2017
  56. 64.
    Why is Messi refusing to sign his new Barcelona contract? No Confidence Vote gathering momentum and Espanyol preview [TBPod31]8 September 2017
  57. 65.
    How successful was Barcelona’s transfer window? Neymar departure and Valverde's ideal lineup [TBPod30]5 September 2017
  58. 66.
    Barcelona transfer window madness! Dybala rumour, Coutinho latest and Lee heartbreak [TBPod29]31 August 2017
  59. 67.
    Should Barcelona pay €150M for Coutinho? Dembele arrival, Gomes departure and Alaves analysis [TBPod28]28 August 2017
  60. 68.
    What does Dembele add to Barcelona? Coutinho, Seri, Di Maria rumours, Champions League draw and Alaves preview [TBPod27]24 August 2017
  61. 69.
    Will Seri sign for Barcelona? Betis analysis and Lionel Messi contract renewal delay [TBPod26]22 August 2017
  62. 70.
    Will the #BartomeuOut campaign make a difference? SuperClasico shambles and Suarez injury [TBP 25]17 August 2017
  63. 71.
    Does signing Paulinho make any sense? SuperClasico analysis and prioritising La Masia [TBP 24]15 August 2017
  64. 72.
    Will Dembele sign for Barcelona? El Clasico Supercopa preview and Bartomeu resignation [TBP 23]10 August 2017
  65. 73.
    Will Coutinho sign for Barcelona? Iñigo Martinez rumours and Arda Turan future [TBP 22]9 August 2017
  66. 74.
    Who should replace Neymar at Barcelona? Rafinha to Liverpool and Lord Douglas [TBP 21]5 August 2017
  67. 75.
    Why is Neymar leaving Barcelona? Bartomeu talking nonsense and Samper future [TBP 20]2 August 2017
  68. 76.
    Should Barcelona sign Coutinho? Xavi Simons growth and Sergi Roberto recorversion [TBP 19]27 July 2017
  69. 77.
    Analysing Barca's preseason tour to the USA, Neymar transfer nonsense and Alexis Sanchez [TBP 18]25 July 2017
  70. 78.
    Could Paulo Dybala improve Barcelona? Xavi criticises La Masia and departed starters [TBP 17]23 July 2017
  71. 79.
    Should Neymar be sold to PSG for €222M? The Marco Verratti - Ivan Rakitic swap and USA Tour [TBP 16]21 July 2017
  72. 80.
    Could Neymar leave Barcelona? Cesar Azpilicueta rumours and expiring contracts [TBP 15]16 July 2017
  73. 81.
    Would Paulinho improve Barcelona? Ernesto Valverde plans and transfer window uncertainty [TBP 14]12 July 2017
  74. 82.
    Marco Verratti still a Barcelona target? Hector Bellerin negotiations and midfield overload [TBP 13]9 July 2017
  75. 83.
    Dani Ceballos to Barca? Jordi Alba future and Jeremy Mathieu shambles [TBP 12]7 July 2017
  76. 84.
    Is Gerard Deulofeu right for Barcelona? Paulinho, Arda Turan transfer rumours [TBP 11]2 July 2017
  77. 85.
    Nelson Semedo transfer, Barca B promotion and Carles Aleñà [TBP 10]28 June 2017
  78. 86.
    Riyad Mahrez, The Pique vs Ramos rivalry and La Masia decline [TBP#9]21 June 2017
  79. 87.
    Why Verratti should join Barcelona, Vermaelen fiasco and transfer rumours [TBP#8]18 June 2017
  80. 88.
    What Messi's new contract means for Barcelona, Mathieu's future and MSN rotation [TBP#7]14 June 2017
  81. 89.
    Should Barcelona sell Rafinha? Can Girona become Barca's new B team? [TBP#6]10 June 2017
  82. 90.
    Why Hector Bellerin is the perfect fit for Barcelona [TBP#5]7 June 2017
  83. 91.
    Winners and Losers 2016/17 | Barca End of Season Awards [TBP 4]4 June 2017
  84. 92.
    6 Challenges Valverde Must Overcome At Barcelona | + Debate on Messi, Iniesta, Luis Enrique [TBP#3]1 June 2017
  85. 93.
    Why Valverde should replace Luis Enrique | + Debate on La Liga chances and Worst Signings [TBP#1]29 May 2017
  86. 94.
    Why Barcelona must sign Verratti | + Debate on Thiago, Pique, Ronaldinho and Alves [TBP#2]28 May 2017

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