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Episode Date
Are Chelsea's Top-4 Hopes at Risk?
The FC crew react to a wild and controversial ending between Juventus and Atalanta. Plus, Chelsea's top four hopes take a big slide and the boys assess whether their UCL bid still alive. Also, Liverpool drop points at home while Barcelona keep their nose in the La Liga title race for the time being.
Jul 12, 2020
Champions League Draw is Set
The FC crew react to the Champions League Quarterfinals draw and analyze which sides got off easy, while others were presented a difficult road to the final. Plus, Real Madrid put themselves within touching distance of the La Liga trophy, and VAR in the Premier League continues to get it wrong.
Jul 11, 2020
Man United In Fine Form
The FC crew react to Bruno Fernandes and Manchester United's win vs Aston Villa, reflect on what is wrong with Tottenham as they fail to register a shot on goal, and reveal potential Champions League draws that would bring the excitement.
Jul 10, 2020
Gab and Juls: Messi Holds All the Cards
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens discuss AC Milan’s surprise win against Juventus and ask where Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s future lies. Plus, Sid Lowe recaps Barcelona’s narrow victory over Espanyol, and explains why now isn’t the time for Messi to sign a new deal with the club.
Jul 09, 2020
Mind the Premier League Gap
The FC crew discuss Barcelona's uneven performance, the gap in quality in the Premier League and Eric Dier's four-match ban. Plus, can Atalanta make it a title race in Serie A?
Jul 09, 2020
Serie Awesome: Do AC Milan Need Zlatan?
Gab Marcotti, Mina Rzouki and Nicky Bandini discuss AC Milan's remarkable comeback against league leaders Juventus and wonder if AC Milan actually need Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Plus, what's wrong with Lazio?
Jul 08, 2020
Caught Offside: MLS Is Back and EPL continues
The boys get you ready for MLS' return as Stefano Fusaro joins from "the bubble" in Orlando. Plus: has Pulisic found a new level? Has Man U found their next great attacker? Has Tottenham Hotspur found their fighting spirit? All that and more!
Jul 08, 2020
Milan's Wild Win
The FC crew break down AC Milan's extraordinary comeback victory over Juventus. In the Premier League, Arsenal struggle with ten men against Leicester while Chelsea hang on by a thread to defeat Crystal Palace. Plus, the boys pick the Championship sides they wish to see promoted to the EPL.
Jul 08, 2020
Time for Kane to Leave Tottenham?
The FC crew discuss Harry Kane's future at Tottenham after another stale Spurs performance against Everton. Plus, have Barcelona fixed their Antoine Griezmann problem?
Jul 07, 2020
Gab and Juls: Premier League Crystal Ball
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens predict who will qualify for the Champions League from England and Inter Milan's shock defeat to Bologna. Plus, are Manchester City a team in transition?
Jul 06, 2020
Griezmann Answers His Critics
The FC crew react to Barcelona's most dominant performance in recent memory and debate whether Antoine Griezmann's impactful showing is a sign of things to come for the Frenchman. Plus, Sergio Ramos continues to be the subject of both positive and negative headlines as Madrid continue their winning ways, and the boys recap another shock loss for Manchester City while Liverpool bounce back.
Jul 06, 2020
Do Man United Need Sancho?
The FC crew discuss another Bayern Munich double after defeating Bayer Leverkusen in the German Cup and wonder whether Man United would be better suited spending money on a defender instead of Jadon Sancho. Plus, should Liverpool sign Thiago?
Jul 05, 2020
Messi Mulls Barcelona Exit
The FC crew break down shocking reports of Lionel Messi refusing to extend his contract at Barcelona past next season, and question if Barca are on the brink of collapse. Plus, Manchester United are slinked with a finished deal to sign Jadon Sancho, and Manchester City go all in on this year's UCL hopes.
Jul 04, 2020
Caught Offside: Boy Wonder-ful
Even in a losing effort, it was another excellent performance for Christian Pulisic; needless to say, we’re excited. Plus, VAR shines a dark light on the handball rule for Spurs, Barcelona are suddenly in chaos, United look primed for top 4 and much much more!
Jul 03, 2020
Liverpool Stumble Into Title Parade
The FC crew react to Liverpool's first match since winning the Premier league title, resulting in a sluggish performance against Manchester City. Plus, Real Madrid keep finding ways to extend their title lead over Barcelona, and more MLS players test positive for Coronavirus with the league's restart on the horizon.
Jul 03, 2020
Gab and Juls: Are Man United Officially Back?
Gab and Juls ask if Manchester United are on the cusp of becoming the best team in England again. Plus, Jan Aage Fjortoft joins to determine who got the better end of the Leroy Sane deal.
Jul 02, 2020
Top-4 Chaos
The FC crew discuss Man United and Wolves lucky day in the race for the top 4 as Chelsea and Leicester City lose. Plus, Antoine Griezmann's family criticizes Quique Setien after subbing him on in stoppage time of Barcelona's 2-2 draw vs Atletico Madrid.
Jul 02, 2020
Serie Awesome: How Will Arthur Fit at Juventus?
Nicky Bandini, Mina Rzouki and Gab Marcotti discuss the Arthur-Miralem Pjanic swap deal between Juventus and Barcelona . Plus, what will Achraf Hakimi bring to Inter Milan and will Zlatan Ibrahimovic start against Lazio?
Jul 01, 2020
Barcelona's Spiral Continues
The FC crew discuss Barcelona's draw with Atletico Madrid, pushing them farther out of the La Liga title race. Plus, Bruno Fernandes leads Man United once again.
Jul 01, 2020
Barcelona's Coaching Woes
The FC crew discuss how much things are getting out of hand for Quique Setien at Barcelona. Plus, Arthur and Pjanic swap clubs and which FA Cup semifinalist is favored to win?
Jun 29, 2020
Who is the Problem at Barcelona?
The guys discuss Chelsea's FA Cup victory over Leicester and if the Foxes can still finish Top 4. Plus, Sid Lowe joins the show to explain what is going wrong at Barcelona.
Jun 29, 2020
Madrid March Back to the Top
The FC crew react to Real Madrid jumping back to the top of the La Liga table and analyze Luis Suarez's comments on Barcelona's coaching. Plus, the FA Cup semifinals are set.
Jun 29, 2020
Barca on the Brink of Collapse?
The FC crew react to Barcelona dropping points and why Griezmann might be at fault. Plus, Man United squeak by and the Bundesliga concludes it's campaign.
Jun 28, 2020
Liverpool's Dominance Deserved Title
Stevie Nicol joins to share his reaction to Liverpool clinching the Premier League title. Plus, Juventus look shaky and City could be reinvigorated for a UCL run.
Jun 27, 2020
It took 30 years but Liverpool are back on top! JJ basks in the glory of a memorable night as the boys discuss Klopp's impact, the Coutinho-turning point, who gets a statue and much much more.
Jun 26, 2020
Liverpool Win Premier League
The FC crew discuss Liverpool's first top-flight championship in 30 years after Man City's loss to Chelsea. Plus, why is Barcelona swapping Arthur for Pjanic?
Jun 26, 2020
Gab and Juls: Is the Serie A Title Race Over?
The guys discuss Lazio and Inter's slip-ups in Serie A's return and if the Scudetto race is over. Plus, Mark Ogden joins the show to examine Liverpool's impending PL title.
Jun 25, 2020
Madrid Stir Up More Controversy
The FC crew react to even more controversial VAR drama surrounding Real Madrid. Plus, Atalanta storm back against Lazio, and are Man United favorites to qualify for the UCL?
Jun 25, 2020
Barcelona's Griezmann Conundrum
The FC crew break down another stagnant Barcelona performance and debate Antoinne Griezmann's lack of form. Plus, Harry Kane gets back to his scoring ways for Spurs.
Jun 24, 2020
Serie Awesome: Juventus' Missing Link
Mina, Nicky and Gab debate who is the most important player on Juventus. Plus, they discuss how Italian football is handling the Black Lives Matter movement.
Jun 23, 2020
Caught Offside: "EPL Back for Additional Coverage"
The English Premier League is back and while some may have found the soccer to be, let's just say, less than stellar, we don't care! Plus, our list of great players defined by not-so-great moments.
Jun 23, 2020
Will Spurs Keep Kane?
The FC crew discuss Harry Kane's future, Arsenal's struggles, and Real Madrid's controversial win. Plus, will Cristiano Ronaldo's poor form continue?
Jun 23, 2020
Gab and Juls: Liverpool's Slow Start
The guys discuss Real Madrid's controversial, yet crucial, victory over Real Sociedad. Plus, Frank Leboeuf joins the podcast to recap Liverpool and Chelsea's return to action.
Jun 22, 2020
Madrid Make It Controversial
The FC crew react to Real Madrid's controversial win over Real Sociedad. Plus, Liverpool can't shake off their rust and Chelsea come from behind.
Jun 22, 2020
What's Wrong With Arsenal?
The FC crew break down Arsenal's disappointing loss to Brighton, highlight Erling Haaland's day against Leipzig and debate Timo Werner's decision to skip UCL this summer.
Jun 21, 2020
Man United Deny Mourinho
The FC crew discuss David De Gea's struggles while Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba earn Man United a point against Tottenham. Plus, they question Jose Mourinho's tactics.
Jun 20, 2020
Benzema's Brace Leads Real Madrid
The FC crew discuss Karim Benzema's performance for Real Madrid and Timo Werner's move to Chelsea. Plus, do Tottenham have a chance against Manchester United?
Jun 19, 2020
Gab and Juls: Werner Officially Joins Chelsea
Mark Ogden joins the podcast to discuss Man City's victory over Arsenal, how teams should prepare for the Champions League and Timo Werner's move to Chelsea.
Jun 18, 2020
Arsenal's Terrible Day
The FC crew discuss the return of the Premier League with Man City embarrassing Arsenal and a goal-line blunder at Villa Park. Plus, Napoli stun Juventus to win Coppa Italia.
Jun 18, 2020
Roger Bennett (Men In Blazers) on the Return of the Premier League
The world's most popular sports league, the English Premier League, returns to action Wednesday, and who better to join ESPN Daily on this occasion than an original member of suboptimal radio, Men In Blazers' Roger Bennett? Roger and Mina discuss Liverpool's remarkable season thus far in their quest to win their first league championship in 30 years. The two also explore the slew of health and safety protocols that have been put in place for the Premier League to return to action, as well as the Black Lives Matter demonstrations that are expected across the matches in England. And in this mad dash to finish the season, who will qualify for Champions League and Europa League? Is Son Hueng-min the greatest Korean soccer player ever or just the greatest soccer player ever? Rog has all the answers.
Jun 17, 2020
Bay-Earn 8th Straight Title
The FC crew discuss another Bundesliga title for Bayern Munich and reports that Timo Werner might join Chelsea instead of playing in the Champions League with RB Leipzig.
Jun 17, 2020
Serie Awesome: Are Napoli Coppa Italia Favorites?
The crew previews the Coppa Italia final and ask what are Napoli's chances against Juventus. Plus, they discuss Eriksen's new role at Inter and Roma's ownership struggles.
Jun 16, 2020
Caught Offside: "EPL Back For More"... again
The boys cover all angles of the EPL restart - is this the dawn of a Liverpool dynasty? Should Wolves be disappointed if they don't qualify for Champions League? Are Arsenal at a crucial crossroads? All that and much more!
Jun 16, 2020
Will Solskjaer Sink or Swim?
The FC crew discuss Bayern Munich's path to UCL success, a crucial stretch of games for Manc United and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, and Antoine Greizmann's impact at Barcelona.
Jun 15, 2020
Gab and Juls: Is Hazard ready to dominate La Liga?
Sid Lowe joins to recap Real Madrid's superb performance over the weekend and whether Hazard can spark a title push. Plus, the Premier League returns this week.
Jun 15, 2020
Hazard Shines in Real Return
The FC crew discuss Real Madrid's impressive win over Eibar to close the gap on Barcelona atop La Liga. Plus, is Solskjaer out of his depth at Man United?
Jun 14, 2020
Messi Shows His Magic
The FC crew discuss how Barcelona and Messi fared in their La Liga return. Plus, Bayern Munich put a firmer grip on the title and Haaland comes up clutch for Dortmund.
Jun 14, 2020
Juventus Limp To The Final
The FC crew discuss Juventus' uninspired performance against Milan, Leipzig's impressive win against Hoffenheim and PSG's recent UCL struggles.
Jun 12, 2020
Chelsea's Transfer Coup?
The FC crew discuss Chelsea's transfer strategy and the return of La Liga. Plus, Cindy Parlow Cone talks about the USSF's decision to repeal the stand-for-anthem policy.
Jun 11, 2020
Gab and Juls: La Liga is Back, but When Will Fans Join?
Sid Lowe joins to preview La Liga's exciting return and asks how close the league is to having fans return. Plus, the guys also look ahead to the Premier League's restart.
Jun 11, 2020
Caught Offside: Goin' to Disney World
The boys dive in to MLS' restart plans and discuss what's to come in La Liga's return. Plus, what Timo Werner might mean for Christian Pulisic at Chelsea.
Jun 11, 2020
Bayern March To Cup Final
The FC crew discuss Bayern Munich's win and if their sluggish form was a sign of things to come. Plus, Milan Van Dongen joins to explain the many transfer options at Ajax.
Jun 10, 2020
Who Will Win La Liga?
Sid Lowe joins the show to preview La Liga resuming their season on Thursday. Plus, the crew discuss Solskjaer's comments on not bringing "rotten apples" to Man United.
Jun 09, 2020
Serie Awesome: Who's Primed for Serie A Title?
Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Nicky Bandini are back to discuss who is in the best position to grab the Serie A title and UCL spots. Plus, should Inter sell Lautaro Martinez?
Jun 09, 2020
Werner Worth the Risk?
The FC crew debate whether Timo Werner and Jadon Sancho are worth the risk for Premier League clubs. Plus, should Dean Henderson start over David De Gea next season?
Jun 08, 2020
Gab and Juls: Why Liverpool Won't Sign Werner
Jan Aage Fjortoft joins the podcast to discuss Timo Werner's future with RB Leipzig, why Liverpool are no longer interested, and how he would fit into Chelsea' squad.
Jun 08, 2020
All Eyes on the Bundesliga
The FC crew discuss the protests of George Floyd's death this weekend and how other leagues might react. Plus, what format will the Champions League take place this season?
Jun 07, 2020
Bayern Show Who's Boss
The FC crew recap Bayern's dominant performance against Leverkusen. Plus, Dortmund try to keep one foot in the title race, and Balotelli gets sacked by Brescia.
Jun 06, 2020
Chelsea Make Transfer Moves
The FC crew discuss Chelsea's Timo Werner swoop and how they are situated for next season. Plus, the guys pick who they'd rather have between Lewandowski and Ronaldo.
Jun 05, 2020
Timo Werner to Chelsea?
The FC crew discuss reports that Chelsea have agreed to activate Timo Werner's release clause. And 38 years ago, Diego Maradona signed with Barcelona.
Jun 04, 2020
Caught Offside: Cobi Jones on protests, race, soccer and more
US Soccer legend Cobi Jones joins the guys for an in-depth discussion on George Floyd's death, race in America, representing his country and much much more...
Jun 04, 2020
Gab and Juls: The Art of Defending
Frank Leboeuf joins Gab and Juls to explain what makes a central defender great. Plus, the guys discuss whether Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could be on the move.
Jun 04, 2020
Caught Offside: The soccer world reacts
We discuss the soccer world's response to the ongoing events in America. Plus, MLS' restart is a go, Andrew wonders if his hair is "wedding appropriate" and more...
Jun 04, 2020
No Punishment for Protests
The FC crew discuss the German FA's decision to not punish players who support U.S. protests. Plus, MLS avoids a lockout and the Premier League might use 5 subs per match.
Jun 04, 2020
FIFA Calls for Common Sense
The FC crew discuss FIFA's response to players paying tribute to George Floyd. Plus, Jose Mourinho joined Chelsea 16 years ago today.
Jun 02, 2020
Werner Leads Leipzig
The FC crew discuss Leipzig's win and what the future holds for Timo Werner. Plus, Sid Lowe explains Lionel Messi's contract situation and the La Liga latest.
Jun 01, 2020
Gab and Juls: Who has the Edge in La Liga?
Sid Lowe joins the show to discuss the return of La Liga, who benefits from the 5-subs rule and the league's hectic match schedule. Plus the guys reveal their "U" Alphabet XI.
Jun 01, 2020
Sancho Stars for Dortmund
The FC crew discuss Bundesliga players' tributes to George Floyd and the U.S. protests. Plus, what is Jadon Sancho's ceiling?
May 31, 2020
Should Bayern be UCL favorites?
The FC crew discusses Bayern's 5-0 romp and debate whether their strong form places them in the driver's seat to win the UCL. Plus, is Jadon Sancho under too much pressure?
May 30, 2020
Icardi Staying at PSG
The FC crew discuss reports that PSG have agreed a fee for Mauro Icardi, Bayern Munich's Bundesliga supremacy and Kai Havertz' form.
May 30, 2020
Champions League Anniversaries
The FC crew remember Barcelona's 2011 and Borussia Dortmund's 1997 Champions League titles. Plus, is the Bundesliga title race over?
May 28, 2020
Gab and Juls: Dortmund's Delaney on Bundesliga's Return
Borussia Dortmund midfielder Thomas Delaney discusses the return of the Bundesliga and the pressure surrounding Jadon Sancho.
May 28, 2020
Is the Bundesliga title race over?
The FC guys discuss RB Leipzig dropping more points and question whether the Bundesliga title is already wrapped up. Plus, should MLS make a move for Mario Balotelli?
May 28, 2020
Caught Offside: Der Klassiker recap
It was a big day in the Bundesliga as Bayern take a leap forward in their quest for an 8th straight title. The boys recap the match, discuss fake crowd noise, wonder how Don Garber can plug the leaks and more!
May 27, 2020
Bayern Dispose of Dortmund
The FC crew discuss Bayern Munich's efficient win over Borussia Dortmund as they inch closer to another Bundesliga title.
May 27, 2020
Der Klassiker Preview
The FC crew preview Tuesday's Borussia Dortmund-Bayern Munich matchup. Plus, Jaap Stam talks about his managerial career and playing in the 1999 & 2005 Champions League final.
May 25, 2020
Gab and Juls: Can Dortmund Dethrone Bayern?
The guys discuss the next steps for La Liga, Serie A and the Premier League's return. Plus, Jan Aage Fjortoft helps preview Tuesday's clash between Dortmund and Bayern.
May 25, 2020
Timo Time!
The FC crew discuss Timo Werner's impressive performance and what the future holds for him. Plus, what's next for Paul Pogba, Edinson Cavani and Mauro Icardi?
May 24, 2020
Bayern & Dortmund Cruise
The FC crew discuss Bayern Munich's dominant performance, Dortmund winning while not at their best, and dive into all the controversy in Bayer Leverkusen's victory.
May 23, 2020
How Will Suarez Be Remembered?
The FC Crew preview the weekend ahead in the Bundesliga, discuss Man United's recent departures, remember Suarez biting Chiellini, and ponder MLS and Liga MX's next step.
May 22, 2020
Two on Tri: Who Reps Mexico First - Klopp or Vela?
Seb Salazar and Herc Gomez outline Liga MX suspending promotion/relegation, what if Jurgen Klopp joined Mexico, Carlos Vela's future with El Tri and much more.
May 22, 2020
Manchester United's Bad Apples
The FC crew discuss Solskjaer's comments that Man United have gotten rid of all of their problematic players. Plus, is the English media too harsh?
May 21, 2020
Gab and Juls: Who is the Michael Jordan of Football?
The guys discuss "The Last Dance" and if there will ever be a Michael Jordan of football. Plus, Mark Ogden explains the difficulties of Project Restart.
May 21, 2020
Caught Offside: Bundesliga Back For More
The boys take a look back at the Bundesliga's return, rewrite the career history of various soccer stars, discuss MLS TV ideas and much more.
May 21, 2020
Aurier Kidding Me?
The FC crew discuss Serge Aurier breaking social distancing rules and it's ripple effect for the Premier League. Plus Ian Darke gives insight on commentating from home.
May 20, 2020
An Awkward Return?
The FC crew discuss Weston McKennie's comments about playing without fans, Robert Lewandowski's top five strikers, and the future of MLS.
May 19, 2020
Pochettino to Newcastle?
The FC crew discuss Mauricio Pochettino's future, Kai Havertz' exceptional year, and the first step towards the return of the Premier League.
May 18, 2020
Gab and Juls: Will Fans Be Allowed at Bundesliga Matches Soon?
Jan Aage Fjortoft joins the podcast to discuss the Bundesliga's return. Plus, Dr. Matt Slater discusses the role of sports psychologists during the coronavirus pandemic.
May 18, 2020
Lewandowski the Best Striker in the World?
The FC crew discuss Bayern Munich's comfortable win and where Robert Lewandowski ranks among strikers. Plus, is Erling Haaland's next stop Spain?
May 17, 2020
Haaland Highlights Bundesliga's Return
The FC crew discuss the Bundesliga's return from coronavirus lockdown, including a sensational performance from Erling Haaland and Borussia Dortmund.
May 16, 2020
Bundesliga Preview
The FC crew look ahead to Saturday's Bundesliga matches, including Dortmund-Schalke. Plus, they remember Zidane's wondergoal in the 2002 UCL final.
May 15, 2020
Nearing Bundesliga's Return
Jan Age Fjortoft joins the show to preview the Bundesliga's return this weekend. Plus, Ian Darke and Craig Burley remember Blackburn's 1995 Premier League title.
May 14, 2020
Gab and Juls: Is English football embarrassing itself?
Mark Ogden joins Gab and Juls to discuss the latest setbacks in English football's restart attempt. Plus, the guys preview the Bundesliga's return and reveal their "P" team.
May 14, 2020
Caught Offside: Previously on "The Bundesliga"...
With the Bundesliga returning this weekend, the boys get you caught up with what you need to know. Plus, the latest developments with MLS and an in-depth look at "Ultra" culture.
May 14, 2020
The FC crew discuss Serie A's potential return and a resolution to the Balotelli-Chiellini row. Plus, they remember Sergio Aguero's 2012 Premier League title-winning goal.
May 13, 2020
Gab and Juls: Coronavirus' Impact on the Women's Game
Julie Foudy joins the podcast to discuss the repercussions coronavirus has on the financial structure, international schedule and global following of women's football.
May 13, 2020
More Players Speak Out
The FC crew discuss Danny Rose and Raheem Sterling's comments about the Premier League's plan to resume this season. Plus, could Pep Guardiola return to Barcelona?
May 12, 2020
Premier League and La Liga Restart Plans
The FC crew discuss the latest plans to restart in the Premier League, La Liga, and MLS. Plus, the boys look back on some of Andres Iniesta's biggest moments.
May 11, 2020
Gab and Juls: Can La Liga really play a game every day for a month?
Sid Lowe joins Gab and Juls to discuss Javier Tebas' latest plans to bring La Liga back. The guys also discuss the prospects of a mini transfer window at the end of June.
May 11, 2020
Chiellini Controversy
The FC crew discuss Giorgio Chiellini's comments about Mario Balotelli and Felipe Melo. Plus, what are potential roadblocks for "Project Restart"?
May 10, 2020
Premier League Awards
Danny Higginbotham joins the FC crew to reveal his Premier League awards. Plus, Eintracht Frankfurt's Fredi Bobic discusses the upcoming Bundesliga restart.
May 08, 2020
Remembering Liverpool's Comeback over Barcelona
Steve Nicol and the FC crew remember Liverpool's 4-0 win against Barcelona to send them to the UCL final last season. Plus, what's next for Serie A and La Liga?
May 07, 2020
Gab and Juls: The Bundesliga's Return is Near
Jan Aage Fjortoft joins the podcast to discuss the Bundesliga's imminent return and how the league is able to resume first. Plus, Juls struggles with his "N" Alphabet XI.
May 07, 2020
Ander Herrera Exclusive
Alexis Nunes speaks with PSG midfielder Ander Herrera about winning Ligue 1, playing with Neymar and Kylian Mbappe, and his time at Manchester United.
May 07, 2020
Caught Offside: Bundesliga returns, USWNT legal woes & more!
The boys rejoice at the return of the Bundesliga & ask what this may mean for other leagues. Jeff Carlisle updates us on MLS & we discuss the USWNT legal case. PLUS: the worst transfers in Premier League history.
May 07, 2020
Bundesliga Will Be Back
The FC crew react to the news that the Bundesliga will return later this month. Plus, they remember Barcelona eliminating Chelsea in the controversial 2009 UCL semifinals.
May 06, 2020
Shorter Premier League Matches?
The FC crew discuss the Premier League considering major changes to help finish the season. Plus, Steve Nicol responds to criticism from Liverpool's throw-in coach.
May 05, 2020
Europe's Waiting Game Continues
The FC crew discuss Solomon Kalou's suspension for breaking social distancing, plans for football's return in Europe and how Timo Werner might fit at Liverpool.
May 04, 2020
Gab and Juls: Where's the Premier League's Plan?
Mark Ogden joins to discuss the Premier League's lack of a plan to finish the season and question whether matches should be played behind closed doors at neutral stadiums.
May 04, 2020
Should De Bruyne Leave Man City?
The FC crew discuss if Kevin De Bruyne should leave Manchester City with their pending UCL ban. Plus, Julie Foudy discusses the latest on the USWNT equal pay lawsuit.
May 03, 2020
To Play or Not To Play
The FC crew discuss the growing worry among players who think football might return too soon. Plus, where does Chelsea's 2004-05 Premier League title side rank?
May 01, 2020
FC Special: Building Austin FC
Adrian Healey talks with Austin FC's Sporting Director Claudio Reyna and Head Coach Josh Wolff about building a new club, potential challenges and their vision for the future.
May 01, 2020
Erling Haaland's Rise
Erling Haaland questions his place on ESPN FC's top young players list. Plus, the FC crew discuss Ligue 1's decision to name a champion and Pochettino's future.
Apr 30, 2020
Gab and Juls: Ligue 1's Canceled; What's Next for the Premier League?
Gab and Juls discuss the future of the Premier League season after Ligue 1 was canceled and Tor-Kristian Karlsen explains his ranking of the greatest players 21 and younger.
Apr 30, 2020
Caught Offside: League restarts in question and Guy Mowbray joins
The boys are back talking league restarts and fan culture in the US vs England. Plus, the great Guy Mowbray joins for a really fun chat on England's WC '18 run, last year's memorable UCL moments, the loudest roar he's heard in a stadium and much much more!
Apr 30, 2020
Will the Premier League finish their season?
Gab and Juls weigh in on plans to restart the various leagues around Europe. Craig examines Jadon Sancho's future. Plus, Charlie Stillitano discusses Gareth Bale at Madrid.
Apr 29, 2020
Oguchi Onyewu's Tell All to Herculez Gomez
Former U.S. star Oguchi Onyewu opens up to Herculez Gomez about his infamous fight with Zlatan, playing with Ronaldinho and Isco, the state of U.S. Soccer and much more.
Apr 28, 2020
Ligue 1 Finished
Frank discusses Ligue 1 ending their season. Ale & Sid remember Jose Mourinho's Inter Milan eliminating Barcelona. Plus, Stevie reminisces about Liverpool's last league title.
Apr 28, 2020
Woodward's Way With Words
The FC crew examine potential resumption schedules for the Premier League, Julien Laurens breaks down Ed Woodward's transfer remarks, and a look at Gerrard's Liverpool legacy.
Apr 27, 2020
Gab and Juls: Will Europe Follow the Eredivisie's Lead?
Fox Sports' Jan Joost Van Gangelen joins to discuss the cancellation of the Eredivisie and whether other leagues might follow suit. The Alphabet XI 'K' teams are revealed.
Apr 27, 2020
Eredivisie Cancels Season
The FC crew discuss what the Dutch canceling their season without a champion can have on Liverpool and the Premier League. Plus, should Aubameyang leave Arsenal for Chelsea?
Apr 24, 2020
No Fans for La Liga?
Sid Lowe discusses the reports that La Liga matches won't have fans until 2021 and Ale Moreno remembers Ronaldo's hat trick at Old Trafford.
Apr 23, 2020
Gab and Juls: Should UEFA wait on a UCL return?
Gab and Juls discuss if it's too early for UEFA to be concerned with completing the UCL. Plus, Mark Ogden assesses how successful Newcastle could be under their new owners.
Apr 23, 2020
Caught Offside: The new Newcastle
The boys are joined by Kristan Heneage to examine the anticipated sale of Newcastle United. Plus, what's the one game that you could NEVER stomach re-watching?
Apr 23, 2020
Can Neymar Lead Brazil?
The FC crew react to Rafael's comments about fellow Brazilian Neymar, discuss how Newcastle's new ownership could benefit the club and look back at Man United's 2013 PL title.
Apr 22, 2020
Rafael Exclusive
Alexis Nunes speaks with Lyon defender Rafael about Lyon's UCL matchup against Juventus, his former club Manchester United and playing under Sir Alex Ferguson.
Apr 22, 2020
Five Subs a Match?
The FC crew discuss increasing the number of substitutions during a match, remember Luis Suarez's bite on Branislav Ivanovic, and Martin Braithwaite talks his time at Barca.
Apr 21, 2020
Champions League in August?
The FC crew discuss a report that the Champions League could be completed in August, Newcastle's possible takeover, and being teammates with Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Apr 20, 2020
Gab and Juls: Should PL clubs help the lower leagues?
London School of Economics Professor Chris Anderson discusses how lower division teams are managing finances during football's break. Plus, the boys reveal their "I" teams.
Apr 20, 2020
Does Henry Belong in PL Best XI?
Mark Ogden defends omitting Thierry Henry from his All-Time Premier League Best XI. Julien discusses Neymar's future at with PSG. Ale & Herc talk drastic wage cuts in MLS.
Apr 17, 2020
Maradona or Messi?
The FC crew discuss how Spain propose to finish the La Liga season, Messi vs Maradona, and ESPN FC's PL Hall of Fame. Plus, DaMarcus Beasley talks about his time in Europe.
Apr 16, 2020
Gab and Juls: Are Newcastle about to join the super rich?
Tom Markham, Head of Strategic Football Development at Football Manager, joins to discuss the latest in Newcastle's proposed takeover. Plus, the boys reveal their "H" teams.
Apr 16, 2020
Caught Offside: When will the games return?
The boys are back to discuss everything from when soccer could return to the USMNT's youth movement to Man United's transfer decisions and much much more!
Apr 16, 2020
Javier Aguirre's Tell All to Herculez Gomez
Leganes coach Javier Aguirre talks Martin Braithwaite's transfer to Barcelona, what makes Sergio Aguero so special and shares how he first came to find out about Lionel Messi.
Apr 15, 2020
Premier League Hall Of Fame Snubs?
Frank Leboeuf and Julien Laurens weigh in on ESPN FC's Premier League hall of fame inductees. Plus, Craig Burley gives his thoughts on Manchester United's transfer plans.
Apr 15, 2020
DeAndre Yedlin Exclusive
Alexis Nunes speaks with Newcastle defender DeAndre Yedlin about keeping busy during isolation, challenges for Americans playing abroad, and life in the Premier League.
Apr 15, 2020
Kane or Sancho?
The FC crew discuss when the Premier League might resume and if Manchester United should sign Kane or Sancho. Plus, Ian Darke reveals his all-time Premier League Best XI.
Apr 14, 2020
Planning for Football's Return
Gab breaks down the timeline for football's return in Europe, Craig discusses Manchester United's transfer strategy, and Sid explains the latest drama at Barcelona.
Apr 13, 2020
Gab and Juls: Hope For Football's Return
Jan Age Fjortoft joins the podcast to discuss the Bundesliga's return to training and if it is possible to resume the league. Plus, Juls reveals a new "Who Am I?" question.
Apr 13, 2020
Are Man United only a few players away?
Danny Higginbotham joins the FC crew to discuss how quickly Man United could return to being title contenders. Plus, more madness at Barcelona and transfer talk.
Apr 10, 2020
Great Scot(land)!
The FC crew discuss the Scottish Premiership's plan to abandon the season. Ale & Stevie name the best teams they've seen. Plus, Craig talks about wearing Coventry's away kit.
Apr 09, 2020
Gab and Juls: Do English players have an image problem?
Oxford United captain and PFA board member John Mousinho joins to discuss the impact of wage cuts in England's lower leagues. Plus, Liverpool U-turn on furloughing their staff
Apr 09, 2020
Alphonso Davies Exclusive
Alexis Nunes speaks with Bayern Munich defender Alphonso Davies about TikTok, playing behind closed doors, and his sophomore campaign in the Bundesliga.
Apr 09, 2020
Mourinho Makes an Apology
The FC crew discuss Jose Mourinho's apology for training under the current conditions, if Thierry Henry is the greatest PL transfer and the continued saga with the Barca board
Apr 08, 2020
Caught Offside: In a basement and an apartment
The boys reconvene to discuss Liverpool's awkward furlough/non-furlough. Plus, Kyle Walker gets caught, Jose Mourinho's brazen training session, the greatest EPL transfers of all time and more!
Apr 08, 2020
Should Clubs Cut Player Wages?
The FC crew discuss proposed wage cuts in Serie A, La Liga and the Premier League. Plus, Alexis Nunes speaks with Bayern Munich defender Alphonso Davies.
Apr 07, 2020
Aaron Long's Tell All to Herculez Gomez
USMNT's Aaron Long chats with Herculez Gomez about New York Red Bulls, his failed move to the Premier League and explains how he NEARLY missed his first Red Bulls appearance.
Apr 07, 2020
Mbappe & Neymar's Future
The FC crew discuss the proposed wage cuts for Premier League players, Kylian Mbappe's future, Neymar criticism, and Philippe Coutinho being linked with Chelsea.
Apr 06, 2020
Gab and Juls: PL Clubs Start to Furlough
Mark Ogden joins Gab and Juls to discuss the criticism of PL clubs furloughing staff and the fairness of players taking pay cuts. Plus, Gab and Juls create their "E" teams.
Apr 06, 2020
Charlie Davies' Tell All to Herculez Gomez
Former USMNT star Charlie Davies tells his emotional tale of his USMNT journey, missing the 2010 World Cup and how he was able to make a miraculous return to MLS.
Apr 06, 2020
Premier League's Big Meeting
The FC crew discuss the Premier League's decisions from Friday's meeting and Hansi Flick's extension at Bayern Munich. Plus, they remember the best goals they have witnessed.
Apr 04, 2020
Gab and Juls Special with FIFPRO General Secretary Jonas Baer-Hoffmann
Jonas Baer-Hoffmann discusses FIFPRO's role providing support to players during the coronavirus pandemic, how FIFA can create the biggest impact, and players out of contract.
Apr 03, 2020
Owning a Serie A Club
Gab Marcotti speaks with Fiorentina owner Rocco Commisso about the impact of coronavirus in Serie A, the struggles of building a new stadium, and Fiorentina's future.
Apr 03, 2020
Belgium Cancels Season
The FC crew discuss the impact Belgium canceling their season and naming a champion will have on the Premier League. Plus, Frank Leboeuf names his top 5 PL defenders.
Apr 02, 2020
Gab and Juls: Legal Ramifications of Finishing the Season
Football lawyer Daniel Geey joins to discuss how contracts, transfers and Man City's UCL ban will be impacted by the coronavirus. Plus, Gab and Juls reveal their "D" teams.
Apr 02, 2020
Carli Lloyd's Tell All to Herculez Gomez
USWNT star Carli Lloyd joins Herculez Gomez to discuss 1999 memories, winning the World Cup, her role with the U.S. squad and even builds her "perfect" USWNT player.
Apr 02, 2020
Caught Offside: Con. Cup Time Machine
The boys take you back in time for an emergency podcast following an American classic. Plus, our thoughts on the EPL's possible return plan, DaMarcus Beasley's all time 11 and much more!
Apr 02, 2020
Is Solskjaer Resurrecting Man United?
Special Guest Danny Higginbotham joins the FC crew to discuss if Solskjaer is the right man for Man United. Plus, Ian Darke recounts a memorable moment for the USMNT.
Apr 02, 2020
Champions League's Next Step?
Julien looks ahead to UEFA's meeting to determine the Champions League's future. Plus, Stevie and Craig name the defenders they would induct into the Hall of Fame.
Mar 31, 2020
Weston McKennie's Tell All to Herculez Gomez
USMNT and Schalke midfielder Weston McKennie joins Herculez Gomez to talk all things U.S. Soccer, Christian Pulisic and why the Bundesliga is a perfect spot for Americans.
Mar 31, 2020
Two on Tri: Is Carlos Vela Worth the Hype?
Sebastian Salazar and Herculez Gomez debate whether or not Carlos Vela deserves a spot on the Mexican National Team as the LAFC star continues to shine in MLS.
Mar 31, 2020
Messi Makes A Statement
The FC crew discuss Barcelona players' commitment to help those who work for the club, Harry Kane's future with Tottenham and drama between Benzema and Giroud.
Mar 30, 2020
Messi Makes A Statement
The FC crew discuss the Barcelona players' commitment to help those who work for the club, Harry Kane's future with Tottenham and drama between Benzema and Giroud.
Mar 30, 2020
Tyler Adams' Tell All to Herculez Gomez
RB Leipzig and U.S. midfielder Tyler Adams joins Herculez Gomez to talk all things U.S. Soccer, Timo Werner, UCL, and even builds his "perfect" USMNT player.
Mar 30, 2020
Gab and Juls: A Premier League Reality Show?
Mark Ogden joins the podcast to discuss the viability of completing the Premier League season in isolation. Plus, Gab and Juls reveal their "C" team in the Alphabet XI.
Mar 30, 2020
Barcelona Reduce Wages
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to explain the complexity of lowering wages in La Liga. Plus, Frank Leboeuf gives his nominations for the Premier League Hall of Fame.
Mar 27, 2020
Sancho slinked with Man United
The FC crew discuss a potential shift in the transfer window, how Jadon Sancho might fit with Man United and break down Ian Darke's terrific twitter commentary.
Mar 26, 2020
Gab and Juls: Barcelona's Complex Financial SItuation
The guys discuss how England's Non-League could force the Premier League to cancel their season and Barcelona's proposed wage cut. Plus, they unveil their "B" team.
Mar 26, 2020
Caught Offside: Wheel of Football Special
The show goes on! The boys break out "the wheel" and discuss their EPL players of the decade, failed transfers from the past, which games they could watch on repeat and much more!
Mar 26, 2020
Real Madrid target Haaland
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Real Madrid's interest in Erling Haaland. Plus, Steve Nicol responds to the idea that the Premier League should void the season.
Mar 25, 2020
Should the Premier League void the season?
The FC crew discuss the potential fixture congestion when the Premier League eventually returns and if the league should void the season altogether.
Mar 24, 2020
DaMarcus Beasley's tell all to Herculez Gomez
Former USMNT star DaMarcus Beasley opens up on the 2002 World Cup, Liga MX, MLS and a few priceless stories along the way.
Mar 24, 2020
Neymar's Escape to Barcelona?
The FC crew discuss the latest impacts on Europe from the coronavirus, Neymar's potential move back to Barcelona and if MLS is more appealing than Liga MX.
Mar 23, 2020
Gab & Juls: Ghost Games in Premier League?
Mark Ogden joins the podcast to discuss what footballers are up to with no upcoming matches. Plus, should the Premier League play behind closed doors?
Mar 23, 2020
La Liga's Next Move
The FC crew discuss La Liga's potential plan for when games resume. Plus, will Real Madrid or Barcelona see a coaching change this summer?
Mar 20, 2020
Premier League's Big Decision
The FC crew discuss the Premier League's commitment to play all the games this season. Plus, is Paul Pogba's future in Madrid?
Mar 19, 2020
Barcelona's Failure to Replace Neymar
Gab Marcotti and Frank Leboeuf join the FC crew to break down where Barcelona have gone wrong in replacing Neymar. Plus the latest updates on the coronavirus impact in Europe.
Mar 18, 2020
Caught Offside: Looking out for one another
The boys are here to try and bring at least a granule of normalcy to a situation that has been anything but. We discuss the immediate future of each league, Dempsey's gem vs Juve, Carlos Cordeiro's resignation and more.
Mar 18, 2020
Gab and Juls: What's Next?
Gab and Juls get together for a special podcast to discuss UEFA's decision to postpone the Euros until 2021 and what that means for leagues around Europe.
Mar 18, 2020
EURO 2020 Postponed
The FC crew react to the postponement of EURO 2020 and Copa America until next summer. Plus the boys share their fondest memories and experiences from both competitions.
Mar 17, 2020
Merseyside Memories
the FC crew discuss the possible solutions for finishing the Champions League and Don Hutchison joins to look back at Merseyside derby memories with Steve Nicol.
Mar 16, 2020
Gab and Juls: What Comes Next?
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens discuss options for how the leagues can finish their seasons and the fate of EURO 2020. Plus, Mark Ogden enjoys a game from the 7th division.
Mar 16, 2020
Will EURO 2020 be Postponed?
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss the possibility of EURO 2020 being postponed and how leagues could finish their seasons. Plus, is Sadio Mane bound for Real Madrid?
Mar 15, 2020
For Club or Country?
The FC crew discuss if they would play for club or country as the future of leagues and European competitions are in doubt. Plus, Julien Laurens reacts to PSG's UCL win.
Mar 14, 2020
How Could This Season End?
After the Premier League suspended its season, Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss how this season can end. Plus, Julie Foudy reacts to Carlos Cordeiro stepping down.
Mar 13, 2020
Football in Flux
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss the impact of the coronavirus on world football. Plus, Jurgen Klopp criticizes Atletico Madrid and Man United win again.
Mar 12, 2020
Caught Offside: Coronavirus update, UCL recap and more
With news breaking by the minute, the guys react to what has become a truly surreal moment in sports. Plus, a Champions League recap, the USWNT's court battle and more.
Mar 12, 2020
Serie Awesome: What's Next for Serie A?
Gab, Mina and Nicky discuss the Italian Football Federation's proposed solutions for the end of the Serie A season, Atalanta's UCL magic, and Juventus' win over Inter.
Mar 12, 2020
Liverpool Stunned at Anfield
Frank Leboeuf joins to react to Liverpool's shocking exit from the Champions League at the hands of Atletico and PSG's dominant win over Borussia Dortmund in an empty stadium
Mar 12, 2020
Tottenham Tumble out of UCL
Mark Ogden and Frank Leboeuf join to analyze where things went wrong for Jose Mourinho's Spurs against Leipzig. Plus, a preview of Wednesday's massive UCL matchups.
Mar 11, 2020
Tottenham Tumble Out of UCL
Mark Ogden and Frank Leboeuf join to analyze where things went wrong for Jose Mourinho's Spurs against Leipzig. Plus, Wednesday's massive UCL matchups are previewed.
Mar 10, 2020
Serie A Suspended
The FC crew discuss the breaking news that Serie A is being suspended until April. Plus, how will an empty stadium hurt PSG's comeback chances in Wednesday's UCL match?
Mar 09, 2020
Caught Offside: the good, the bad, the Jose
The guys discuss which teams are feeling good after the weekend and which teams are not. Plus, we get you ready for a big week of Champions League action and wonder if Scotland is on the verge of big things.
Mar 09, 2020
Gab and Juls: Who will win La Liga?
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens discuss Manchester United's derby victory, Juventus' behind-closed-doors win over Inter Milan, and the La Liga title race.
Mar 09, 2020
Has Ole Turned the Tide?
Frank Leboeuf joins the FC crew to discuss Man United's derby win and Man City's poor performance. Plus, Juventus return to the top of the Serie A table.
Mar 08, 2020
Barcelona's Lackluster Victory
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss an uninspiring victory by Barcelona and Liverpool's return to winning ways. Plus, is Jose Mourinho too critical of Tanguy Ndombele?
Mar 08, 2020
Manchester Derby Mania
Ian Darke joins the FC crew to preview the Manchester derby and Liverpool's upcoming matches without Alisson. Plus, a look ahead to Juve v Inter in the battle for Serie A.
Mar 06, 2020
Man United's Return to Form
The FC crew discuss Man United's recent run of form and how they fare heading into this weekend's Manchester Derby. Plus, Neymar and Mbappe are linked to La Liga giants.
Mar 06, 2020
Tottenham's Krul Fate
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Tottenham's FA Cup defeat, the Eric Dier incident in the aftermath and the impact of empty stadiums on upcoming Serie A matches.
Mar 05, 2020
Liverpool Suddenly Blue
Steve Nicol and the FC crew react to Liverpool's sudden dip in form after back-to-back losses. Plus, how good are Bayern's chances to win the Champions League?
Mar 04, 2020
Serie Awesome: Why Postponing Games isn't the Answer
Mina, Gab and Nicky discuss Serie A postponing Juventus-Inter Milan instead of playing it behind closed doors. Plus, what is Gianluigi Donnarumma's future at AC Milan?
Mar 03, 2020
Which Liverpool Will Show Up?
The FC crew debate how strong of a lineup Liverpool will use against Chelsea in tomorrow's FA Cup tie. Plus, were Everton robbed and has El Clasico lost its luster?
Mar 02, 2020
Caught Offside: Liverpool, MLS, El Clasico and more!
So many things! Liverpool lose, MLS kicks off, Barca drop el Clasico, protests in the Bundesliga, City win a trophy, we give soccer documentary recommendations, human Twitter debuts and much much more!
Mar 02, 2020
Gab and Juls: El Clasico's Tale Of Two Halves
Gabriele Marcotti and Julien Laurens discuss Real Madrid's 2-0 victory over Barcelona with Sid Lowe. Plus, Man United's top four hopes, Bayern Munich's Ultras and much more.
Mar 02, 2020
Madrid Best Barca in El Clasico
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to analyze Real Madrid's Clasico win that sees them go top of La Liga. Plus, a controversial call saves Man United and Wolves stun Spurs late.
Mar 02, 2020
Liverpool Invincible No More
The FC crew discusses Liverpool's shocking defeat to Watford. Plus, Serie A postpones five matches and Bayern Munich's game was halted amid fan protests.
Feb 29, 2020
El Clasico on the Horizon
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to preview an El Clasico with major title implications. Plus, how will an empty stadium impact Juve and Inter's big matchup at the top of Serie A?
Feb 29, 2020
Arsenal Crash Out of Europa League
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Arsenal's shocking loss, Man City's performance against Real Madrid and whether Lyon can hold off Juventus in the second leg.
Feb 28, 2020
Caught Offside: Champions League Recap & MLS Preview
It's a big day as the boys do everything in their power to get you ready for the upcoming MLS season. Plus, Man City grab a huge win in Madrid and Bayern dominate Chelsea.
Feb 27, 2020
Serie Awesome: Sarri's Struggles at Juventus
Mina, Nicky and Gab discuss Juventus and Napoli's performances in the Champions League this week. Plus, who needs to win the Derby d'Italia more: Juve or Inter?
Feb 27, 2020
City in Control
The FC crew discuss Manchester City's 2-1 away win versus Real Madrid, Pep Guardiola's questionable tactics and the lackluster Juventus attack in a 1-0 loss to Lyon.
Feb 27, 2020
Bayern Blast Chelsea
Frank Leboeuf joins the FC crew to discuss a dominant performance by Bayern over Chelsea and a frustrating night for Barcelona. Plus, a preview of Man City's clash with Real.
Feb 26, 2020
VAR Put on the Spot
Peter Walton joins the FC crew to break down the weekend's most controversial VAR decisions. Plus, Liverpool get pushed to the end and Tuesday's UCL matches are previewed.
Feb 25, 2020
Gab and Juls: Will El Clasico Decide La Liga?
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens are joined by Sid Lowe to discuss Real Madrid's surprise defeat, VAR's latest blunder in England and preview the upcoming UCL matches.
Feb 24, 2020
Arsenal Back On Track
The FC crew discuss important victories from Arsenal and Manchester United, Lazio's impressive run of form and Eden Hazard's continued injury woes for Real Madrid.
Feb 24, 2020
VAR Overshadows London Derby
Frank Leboeuf joins the FC crew to discuss a controversial London Derby where VAR starred once again. Plus, Barcelona retake top spot in La Liga as Real Madrid stumble.
Feb 23, 2020
Showdown at Stamford Bridge
The FC crew discuss Bayern's form heading into their UCL tie against Chelsea, preview tomorrow's London derby and debate Solskjaer's excuses for Man United's UEL draw.
Feb 22, 2020
Barcelona Sign Braithwaite
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss Martin Braithwaite's controversial move to Barcelona. Plus, Sid breaks down Getafe and Atletico Madrid's questionable tactics in Europe.
Feb 21, 2020
Caught Offside: Champions League 1st legs
The Champions League returns! Tottenham come out slow, Klopp gets annoyed and Haaland strikes again! Plus, our favorite sports movies and a truly horrifying red card.
Feb 20, 2020
Serie Awesome: Atalanta's UCL Fairy Tale
Matteo Bonetti joins Mina Rzouki and Nicky Bandini to look back at Atalanta's historic victory in the Champions League, and Lazio's impressive win over Inter Milan.
Feb 20, 2020
Spurs Sputter in UCL
The FC crew discuss Tottenham's lackluster performance to RB Leipzig. Plus, Neymar blames PSG for his lack of form & Liverpool criticize Atletico Madrid's tactics.
Feb 20, 2020
Red-Hot Haaland Delivers Again
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Liverpool's frustrating loss to Atletico Madrid and Haaland's stellar performance. Plus, how will Tottenham fare without Son?
Feb 19, 2020
VAR Gives Chelsea the Blues
The FC crew break down Manchester United's controversial and VAR-infused win over Chelsea. Plus, Tuesday's Champions League match-ups are previewed.
Feb 17, 2020
Gab and Juls: Could City's Ban Cost Them Guardiola?
Gab Marcotti is joined by Stewart Robson to discuss Manchester City's FFP failings. Plus, Lazio's stunning comeback and Lionel Messi's goal drought.
Feb 17, 2020
Lazio Leap Above Inter
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss what Lazio's win over Inter means for the Serie A title race. Plus, a late winner from Son sees Spurs inch closer to the top four.
Feb 17, 2020
How Vulnerable are Barcelona?
The FC crew break down Barcelona's win over Getafe but question their weaknesses heading into the Champions League. Plus, should Liverpool change their style against Atleti?
Feb 15, 2020
Man City Banned from UCL
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens join the FC crew to discuss the fallout from Man City's two year UCL ban. Plus, will Neymar be fit for PSG's UCL clash against Dortmund?
Feb 15, 2020
Caught Offside: Manchester City EMERGENCY POD
Huh, who knew that Financial Fair Play was an actual thing. The boys give their instant reaction to the severe ruling against Manchester City in this emergency podcast.
Feb 14, 2020
VAR Saves Juventus
Gab Marcotti and Ian Darke join the FC crew to debate the controversial handball surrounding Juventus' draw in Milan. Plus, what does Hakim Ziyech bring to Chelsea?
Feb 14, 2020
Ziyech, Sancho to Chelsea?
The FC crew discuss whether Jadon Sancho and Hakim Ziyech will end up at Chelsea. Plus, the panel remember their funniest confrontations with referees.
Feb 12, 2020
Caught Offside: EPL reset and USMNT/MLS updates
It may be winter break for the EPL, but not for us! The guys get you ready for part 2 of the season including an "In the Club" with Sheffield United. Plus, Gio Reyna's goal, Timmy Chandler's resurgence, Dele Alli's mistake and more.
Feb 12, 2020
Pochettino or Solskjaer?
Julien Laurens joins the show to discuss Solskjaer's future at Man United and Klinsmann's depature from Hertha Berlin. Plus, Craig Burley shares his top 5 UCL favorites.
Feb 12, 2020
Serie Awesome: Magic in Milan
Gab, Mina and Nicky discuss Inter's comeback win over Milan, Maurizio Sarri's future with Juventus, and whether or not Lazio can win Serie A.
Feb 11, 2020
Will Juventus Be Dethroned?
Stewart Robson joins the FC crew to determine which European title race is most intriguing and whether Juventus have the components to fend off Inter and Lazio in Serie A.
Feb 10, 2020
Gab and Juls: Milan Derby Showcases Italian Football
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens digest a dramatic Milan Derby, speak with Sid Lowe about Lionel Messi's future and ask whether Leipzig can actually win the Bundesliga.
Feb 10, 2020
Milan Implode Against Inter
The FC crew discuss a trio of matches with title implications: Inter's comeback over Milan, a controversial win for Barcelona and a scoreless draw between Bayern and Leipzig.
Feb 09, 2020
Juventus Stumble in Verona
The FC crew discuss Juventus' loss to Hellas Verona that leaves the door open for Inter to draw level on points. Plus, Gab Marcotti joins to preview the Milan Derby.
Feb 08, 2020
Troubles for Tuchel
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss the latest drama at PSG between Tuchel and Mbappe, as well as look ahead to the clash between RB Leipzig and Bayern Munich.
Feb 07, 2020
Real and Barcelona Crash Out
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss Barcelona and Real Madrid's elimination from the Copa del Rey. Plus, will Lionel Messi leave Barcelona this summer?
Feb 07, 2020
Son Saves Spurs
Don Hutchison joins the FC crew to analyze Spurs' late win and discuss how style of play remains important. Plus, more reaction to the feud between Messi and Eric Abidal.
Feb 06, 2020
Messi Fires Back at Barca
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Messi's shocking comments directed at Barcelona's board. Plus, Ian Darke helps review Liverpool's performance in their FA Cup replay.
Feb 05, 2020
Caught Offside: EPL, USMNT and more
The boys meet up to discuss what's up with Man City and what this win meant for Spurs. Plus, attendance issues for the US, party issues for PSG and Brexit issues for the EPL.
Feb 04, 2020
Serie Awesome: Do Referees Favor Juve?
Mina Rzouki, Nicky Bandini and Gab Marcotti discuss Rocco Commisso's referee criticism, Lazio's impressive form, Roma's continued slide and look ahead to the Milan Derby.
Feb 04, 2020
A Man City Meltdown?
Frank Leboeuf joins the show to discuss the state of Manchester City, Tottenham's challenge for a top four position and PSG's problems with Mbappe and Neymar.
Feb 03, 2020
Gab and Juls: How are Man City still UCL Favorites?
Mark Ogden joins Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens to discuss Tottenham's victory over Manchester City, the Madrid derby and the attitudes of the two biggest stars at PSG.
Feb 03, 2020
City Spurned Again
The FC crew discuss Tottenham's surprising victory over Man City, Cristiano Ronaldo's impressive run of form and what's going wrong with Arsenal.
Feb 02, 2020
Real Reign in Madrid
The FC crew break down Saturday's biggest fixtures including Real's win in the Madrid Derby, Haaland's continued success and the stalemate for the Champions League in England.
Feb 01, 2020
No Drama on Deadline Day
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to talk about Man United's odd transfer strategy after bringing in Odion Ighalo on deadline day. Plus, a look ahead to the Madrid Derby.
Feb 01, 2020
No New Striker for Barcelona
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss a dominate Barcelona win and reports that a new striker is not headed for the Camp Nou. Plus, is Dries Mertens bound for Chelsea?
Jan 30, 2020
Should Raul Jimenez Leave Wolves?
Sebastian Salazar and Herculez Gomez discuss Raul Jimenez's future, Pedro's fit with Inter Miami and Chivas' Copa MX loss. Julie Foudy joins in to talk USWNT and Kobe Bryant.
Jan 30, 2020
Man City March On
The FC crew recap Man City scraping by Man United in the Carabao Cup semifinals. Plus, Sid Lowe discusses Barcelona's transfer strategy.
Jan 29, 2020
Caught Offside: The end of the magic
It's a jam packed pod where the boys discuss the perception of England's domestic cups, Gregg Berhalter's "Leadership Council," and Kobe Bryant's soccer influence.
Jan 29, 2020
Villa Heads Back to Wembley
Frank Leboeuf joins the show to discuss Aston Villa's late victory over Leicester in the EFL Cup, tomorrow's Manchester Derby and if Alexis Sanchez will return to Man United.
Jan 29, 2020
Serie Awesome: Juventus Let Inter Off the Hook
Stewart Robson joins Mina and Nicky to discuss the latest drama in the Serie A title race as Juventus lose to Napoli, Inter Milan drop points, and Lazio's win streak ends.
Jan 28, 2020
Klopp Takes a Stand
The FC crew discuss Arsenal's FA Cup win over Bournemouth, Klopp's decision to rest his senior squad for the Shrewsbury replay and Rodrigo potentially moving to Barcelona.
Jan 28, 2020
Gab and Juls: Is Messi Lost Without Suarez?
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens are back to discuss Juventus' dropped points, Barcelona's defeat against Valencia and the impact of Kobe Bryant in European football.
Jan 27, 2020
Napoli Stun Juventus
Gab Marcottie joins the show to analyze Napoli's win over Juve and reflect on very different results for Real Madrid and Barcelona. Plus, a tribute to the late Kobe Bryant.
Jan 27, 2020
Barcelona's Beatdown
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to breakdown Barcelona's anemic performance, a masterclass by Atalanta and Bayern getting within a point of first in the Bundesliga.
Jan 25, 2020
Haaland's Hot Start
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Haaland's great start for Dortmund. Plus, Sid Lowe previews Barcelona's clash with Valencia and questions Eriksen's move to Inter.
Jan 24, 2020
Liverpool Take a Bite Out of Wolves
Julien Laurens joins the show to discuss Liverpool's stunning win over Wolves, the importance of practicing throw ins and Man United's poor run under Solskjaer.
Jan 24, 2020
Solskjaer Out?
The FC crew discuss another poor Man United performance and how much time Solskjaer has left. Julien Laurens joins the show to give the latest transfer news regarding Cavani.
Jan 23, 2020
Chelsea Can't Capitalize
The FC crew discuss Chelsea's lackluster performance versus Arsenal, Man City's win over Sheffield United and if Frank Lampard gets a pass compared to Ole Gunnar Soskjaer.
Jan 22, 2020
Will Chicharito be better than Vela in MLS?
Sebastian Salazar and Herculez Gomez react to Chicharito's move to MLS, Gio Reyna's Dortmund debut and Cruz Azul's struggles. Julie Foudy joins Seb to talk USWNT and the NWSL.
Jan 22, 2020
Serie Awesome: Conte's Questionable Signings
Gab, Mina and Nicky question Antonio Conte's recruitment policy at Inter Milan and wonder if Juventus have an identity crisis under Maurizio Sarri.
Jan 21, 2020
Who's at Fault for Man United?
The FC crew discuss Manchester United's poor season, Mohamed Salah's erratic performances, and Chelsea's recent run of form.
Jan 20, 2020
Caught Offside: Liverpool vs history and Andrew on "retiro"
The boys discuss Liverpool and the multi-faceted greatness of Virgil Van Dijk. Plus, where it all went wrong for United and Gab Marcotti joins for a tour around Europe.
Jan 20, 2020
Gab and Juls: Are Man United 10 Years Behind Liverpool?
Gab and Juls talk with Mark Ogden about who Man United can target to turn their form around. Plus, Jan Age Fjortoft joins to discuss Erling Haaland's amazing Dortmund debut.
Jan 20, 2020
Liverpool's Dominance Continues
The FC crew discuss Quique Setien's first win as Barca manager, Cristiano Ronaldo's fine form in the 2nd half of the season and Liverpool's win over Manchester United
Jan 20, 2020
Dream Dortmund Debut
The FC crew discuss Erling Haaland's impressive debut in Dortmund's comeback victory. Plus, Premier League giants Arsenal, Chelsea, Man City and Tottenham all drop points.
Jan 18, 2020
Are Liverpool the Best Team in the World?
Everton legend Adrian Heath and former Liverpool CEO Ian Ayre join the FC crew to discuss Liverpool's season. Plus, Harry Maguire is named Man United's new captain.
Jan 17, 2020
Two On Tri: Chicharito to LA Galaxy?
Seb and Herc discuss Chicharito's pending move to LA Galaxy, Carlos Vela's future with the Mexican National Team and other Mexican players making the jump to MLS.
Jan 16, 2020
Neymar Staying in Paris?
The FC Crew discuss Neymar possibly extending his PSG contract, Ronaldo making the UEFA Team of the Year and Inter's winter moves.
Jan 16, 2020
Can Juventus Achieve UCL Glory?
Alessandro Del Piero joins the FC crew to discuss Juventus' Champions League aspirations. Plus, Carlos Vela reflects on his historic 2019 and previews the upcoming season.
Jan 16, 2020
Return of the Barcelona Way?
Frank Leboeuf and Julien Laurens join the FC crew to discuss the possible changes coming to Tottenham's squad. Plus, can Quique Setien keep Barcelona on top of La Liga?
Jan 14, 2020
Serie Awesome: Juventus Top, but Questions Remain
Nicky, Mina and Gab discuss how Juventus have fared under Maurizio Sarri, Inter Milan's slip in the title race, and Lazio's amazing form.
Jan 14, 2020
Valverde Officially Out
The FC crew discuss Barca appointing Quique Setien as manager following Valverde's sacking. Plus, can Mourinho salvage Tottenham's season without Harry Kane?
Jan 13, 2020
Caught Offside: Caught Offside Cup
The Caught Offside Cup once again goes Liverpool's way; the boys discuss that as well as Jose Mourinho's approach (Warning: their will be debate). Plus, Brian McBride gets a job, Zidane gets a trophy and Leroy Jenkins gets a mention.
Jan 13, 2020
Gab and Juls: Barcelona's Managerial Mess
Gab and Juls discuss Barcelona's approach leading up to the sacking of Ernesto Valverde, Liverpool's dominance, and Maurizio Sarri's tenure at Juventus.
Jan 13, 2020
Another Real Trophy
Gab Marcotti and Frank Lebouef join to recap Real Madrid hoisting the Supercopa, Juventus climbing back to the top of Serie A and a record breaking day for Sergio Aguero.
Jan 13, 2020
Liverpool Still Invincible
The FC crew discuss Liverpool's win at Tottenham, Inter Milan dropping points to Atalanta, and Zlatan's first start for AC Milan. Plus, is VAR ruining the beautiful game?
Jan 12, 2020
Mourinho's Impossible Mission?
Stewart Robson joins the FC crew to preview Tottenham's big clash against Liverpool. Plus, is Xavi the right choice to replace Ernesto Valverde at Barcelona?
Jan 11, 2020
Valverde's Days Numbered?
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to debate how long Ernesto Valverde has left at Barcelona. Plus, Mark Ogden questions Man United's mismanagement and lack of a future plan.
Jan 09, 2020
Real Madrid Rising
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss Real Madrid's dominant start to the new year. Plus, is Donny van de Beek the missing piece for Manchester United?
Jan 08, 2020
Caught Offside: New year, new Wheel of Football
The boys are back in-studio together again talking about Man United's shortcomings, Everton's dreadful FA Cup, Jurgen Klinsmann's "new legacy" and much much more!
Jan 08, 2020
Man United's Reality Check
The FC crew discuss Man United's Carabao Cup loss to Man City, Sadio Mane winning African Player of the Year and if Lukaku's good form has altered the opinion of his critics.
Jan 08, 2020
Serie Awesome: New Year, New-Look Ronaldo
Gab, Nicky and Mina discuss Cristiano Ronaldo's return to form and ask if Inter Milan are the real deal after their big win in Napoli.
Jan 07, 2020
Arsenal Leeds the Way
The FC crew discuss Ronaldo's first hat trick in Serie A, how much credit Lukaku deserves for his brace against Napoli and should Arsenal fans be happy with today's results.
Jan 07, 2020
Gab and Juls: Klopp's quest to go unbeaten
Stewart Robson joins Gab Marcotti to talk Liverpool and Everton's opposite trajectory following Liverpool's win. Plus, Sid Lowe weighs in on Barcelona's continued struggles.
Jan 06, 2020
Liverpool Younglings Soar
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to recap Liverpool's controlling performance in the Merseyside derby. Plus, Spurs run stale, Chelsea cruise and Napoli vs Inter is previewed.
Jan 05, 2020
Boring Boring Man United
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to recap a busy day of FA Cup fixtures which included a hapless Man United draw. Plus, Barcelona let their lead slip away late to Espanyol.
Jan 05, 2020
Pogba to Leave United?
Mark Ogden and Frank Leboeuf join to discuss the mess brewing between Paul Pogba and Man United. Plus, will Mourinho get Spurs back on track without an injured Harry Kane?
Jan 03, 2020
Caught Offside: EPL Festive Period winners and losers
With the "Festive Period" now behind us, the boys lay out their 3 winners and losers from the last couple weeks in the EPL. Plus, of our two hosts, who would be more likely to dislike Adam Sandler? Download and find out.
Jan 03, 2020
Liverpool Shine vs Sheffield
Ian Darke joins the FC crew to discuss Liverpool's dominant performance, debate if the offside law needs to be updated and preview the upcoming FA Cup fixtures.
Jan 03, 2020
New Year, New Arsenal?
The FC crew discuss Manchester United's subpar performance against Arsenal, Pogba's ongoing injury issues and if Tottenham have improved under Mourinho.
Jan 02, 2020
New Year's Day Preview
The FC crew preview a busy New Year's Day in the Premier League, weigh in on a potential change to the offside law and look back at the best moments of the decade.
Dec 31, 2019
VAR Dominates Headlines Again
Peter Walton joins the FC crew to discuss the controversial VAR decisions in the PL this weekend. Plus, what notes can England take from Australia's use of the new technology.
Dec 30, 2019
Chelsea's Double Derby Delight
The FC crew break down all the controversial VAR decisions from today's PL action involving Liverpool and Manchester City and discuss Chelsea's late victory against Arsenal
Dec 29, 2019
Caught Offside: the Festive Period
It's a trans-continental pod as the boys link up to discuss Liverpool's greatness, Wolves' triumph over City, gifts that JJ receives for Christmas and more.
Dec 29, 2019
Premier League Rolls On
The FC crew recap a Spurs draw and Man United win, preview Sunday's big fixtures, and Gab Marcotti joins to provide his Serie A mid-season review.
Dec 29, 2019
City Collapse Against Wolves
The FC crew and Julien Laurens discuss Man City's loss to Wolves and City's inconsistent play this season. Plus, how will Arteta fare in his first London derby?
Dec 28, 2019
Liverpool's Lead Grows
The ESPN FC crew breakdown a jam-packed Boxing Day slate that included Liverpool's win over Leicester and Arsenal's first draw under Mikel Arteta
Dec 27, 2019
Boxing Day Preview
The FC crew are joined by Gab Marcotti and Don Hutchison to preview the Boxing Day fixtures, discuss the title race, review the 1st half of the season and much more.
Dec 25, 2019
Serie A Midseason Review
Matteo Bonetti and Gab Marcotti join the FC crew to discuss their Serie A teams of the midseason. Plus, Peter Walton helps review a few VAR decisions from the weekend.
Dec 24, 2019
Is Sarri at fault for Juve's Supercoppa failure?
The Serie Awesome crew discuss Juventus' Supercoppa defeat vs. Lazio, Milan's 5-0 defeat at Atalanta and examine the best and worst case scenarios for Serie A's biggest sides.
Dec 24, 2019
Mourinho Moans About Red
The FC crew discuss the fallout surrounding Tottenham's loss to Chelsea as well as Man United's continued poor form. Plus, Frank Leboeuf shares his PL team of the decade.
Dec 23, 2019
Gab and Juls: Did EPL follow racism protocol?
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens discuss how racism was handled at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Liverpool winning the Club World Cup and new managers at both Arsenal & Everton.
Dec 23, 2019
Chelsea's London Derby Delight
The FC crew breakdown Chelsea's win over Tottenham and a horrific evening for Man United. Plus, Matteo Bonetti stops by to discuss Juventus's loss in the Italian Supercoppa.
Dec 22, 2019
City Cancel Vardy's Party
The FC crew discuss Liverpool's first ever Club World Cup victory, Man City's statement win vs Leicester and the latest in the Bundesliga's thrilling title race
Dec 22, 2019
Arteta Arrives at Arsenal
The FC crew discuss Dortmund's collapse against Hoffenheim, whether Arsenal finally got the right manager, and Liverpool's chances to win their first ever Club World Cup.
Dec 21, 2019
Ronaldo's Legendary Leap
Julien Laurens and Sid Lowe join the FC crew to discuss where both sides stand after a scoreless Clasico and why Juventus might be getting a healthy Ronaldo once more.
Dec 20, 2019
Caught Offside: A Caught Offside Christmas
It's a festive pod as the boys debut their new holiday album. Plus, we recap a "meh" El Clasico, discuss Klopp's squad decision and analyze the Champions League draw.
Dec 19, 2019
Has El Clasico lost its luster?
Frank Leboeuf and Gab Marcotti join the FC crew to react to a scoreless El Clasico and debate its status as a marquee fixture. Plus, is Mikel Arteta the right fit at Arsenal?
Dec 19, 2019
Who has the Edge in El Clasico?
Gab Marcotti, Don Hutchison and the FC crew break down the Bundesliga title race and look ahead to Wednesday's much anticipated El Clasico.
Dec 17, 2019
Serie Awesome: Serie A's Image Problem
Nicky Bandini, Gab Marcotti and Mina Rzouki discuss the Champions League draw, Serie A's problematic anti-racism campaign and Juventus' attacking trident.
Dec 17, 2019
UCL Draw Recap
The FC crew discuss the biggest matchups in the UCL draw including Real Madrid battling Man City, Liverpool facing Atletico Madrid and Chelsea versus Bayern.
Dec 16, 2019
Gab and Juls: Embarrassment at the Emirates
Gab Marcotti is joined by Stewart Robson to discuss if Arsenal are a lost cause, how El Clasico could decide La Liga, and to analyze the Champions League draw.
Dec 16, 2019
How Do You Solve a Problem Like Arsenal?
The FC crew break down Man City's domination over Arsenal and discuss where the Gunners go from here. Plus, Benzema rescues Real Madrid late ahead of El Clasico.
Dec 15, 2019
Barcelona Stumble Ahead of El Clasico
The FC crew analyze Barcelona's poor display ahead of this week's El Clasico. Plus, Liverpool stretch their lead atop the Premier League table as Chelsea and Leicester fall.
Dec 15, 2019
Ancelotti Arsenal Bound?
Frank Leoeuf and Gab Marcotti join the FC crew to discuss the favorites to take over the Arsenal managerial job. Plus can Liverpool finish the season unbeaten in England?
Dec 13, 2019
Barcelona and Real's UCL Title Chances
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss UCL title favorites and transfer rumors including Lautaro Martinez and Carlos Vela to Barcelona.
Dec 12, 2019
Caught Offside: Group Stage Recap
The boys give their final analysis of the Champions League group stage and make their predictions for what will happen in the knockout stage. Plus, "JJ's funny stories" and Mbappe vs Tuchel.
Dec 12, 2019
Serie Awesome: Why was Ancelotti sacked?
Gab, Mina and Nicky discuss Napoli's decision to sack Carlo Ancelotti, Atalanta's unlikely qualification to the knockout rounds and Inter Milan's failure to join them.
Dec 12, 2019
Champions League Favorites?
Frank Leboeuf and Julien Laurens join the FC crew to discuss which club should be favored to win the Champions League and the latest on Mbappe's feud with Tuchel.
Dec 11, 2019
Inter Milan's UCL Disaster
Gab Marcotti and the FC crew react to Inter Milan being knocked out of the Champions League. Plus, Napoli qualify for the Round of 16 but sack Carlo Ancelotti.
Dec 11, 2019
Arsenal Hammer West Ham
The FC crew discuss Arsenal's comeback victory at West Ham, Leicester City's chances of catching Liverpool in the Premier League, and Tuesday's UCL fixtures.
Dec 09, 2019
Caught Offside: Slam Dunc, Manc Derby and more
The boys get your week started with a look back at United's Derby Day triumph and Duncan's big day for Everton. Plus, could this Leicester be better than that other Leicester???
Dec 09, 2019
Gab and Juls: Is This the End for Man City?
Gab and Juls discuss who's to blame for Manchester City's derby loss, Paul Pogba's role when he returns to Manchester United, and the Bundesliga title race.
Dec 09, 2019
Leicester on Liverpool's Tail
The FC crew break down a comprehensive Leicester performance and debate if they're legitimate title contenders. Plus, Gab Marcotti details Chelsea's recent poor run of form.
Dec 09, 2019
Man City's Title Hopes Tumble
The FC crew react to Saturday's biggest fixtures, including Manchester United's victory over Manchester City, a late loss for Bayern Munich and a vintage Messi performance
Dec 08, 2019
Chelsea Transfer Ban Lifted
Gab Marcotti and Craig Burley discuss what Chelsea should do now that they can buy players in January, the Serie A title race, and Saturday's Manchester Derby.
Dec 07, 2019
No New Manager Bump for Arsenal
Julien Laurens and Ian Darke join the show to breakdown Arsenal's shocking loss. Plus, Matteo Bonetti stops by to discuss Corriere dello Sport's controversial headline.
Dec 06, 2019
Caught Offside: The Photo Shoot
It's a bonus mid-week pod as the boys discuss Everton's continuing struggles, Liverpool's consistent relentlessness, Lampard's praise for Pulisic and more.
Dec 05, 2019
Mourinho's Manchester Misstep
The FC crew discuss Mourinho's loss in his return to Old Trafford, and Liverpool's dominating performance in the Merseyside Derby. Plus, Zlatan's rumored return to Serie A.
Dec 04, 2019
Rebuilding Manchester United
Mark Ogden and Frank Leboeuf join the FC crew to discuss the possibility of Mauricio Pochettino joining Man United, and who should have won the Ballon d'Or: Messi or Van Dijk?
Dec 03, 2019
Serie Awesome: Time to Drop Ronaldo?
Mina, Nicky and Gab discuss Cristiano Ronaldo's role with Juventus, Lazio's impressive start to the season, and Antonio Conte's performance in charge of Inter Milan.
Dec 03, 2019
Messi Takes Top Trophy
Julien Laurens and Don Hutchison join the show to discuss Lionel Messi winning a record 6th Ballon d'Or and what more Virgil Van Dijk could have done to win
Dec 02, 2019
Caught Offside: Arsenal make a change
Unai Emery is out at Arsenal: was it the right move and should supporters expect anything to change? Plus, Man City's defensive woes continue while Messi magic also continues.
Dec 02, 2019
Gab and Juls: Is Barca too dependent on Messi?
Gab and Juls discuss Lionel Messi's dominance while Antoine Griezmann struggles, where Arsenal go now after Unai Emery's exit, can Liverpool actually still improve and more.
Dec 02, 2019
Messi Rescues Barcelona...Again
The FC crew react to Lionel Messi's game-winner against Atletico Madrid and question how long he can keep Barcelona elite. Plus, Man United and Arsenal drop more points.
Dec 02, 2019
Manchester City Slip Again
The FC crew discuss all the results from today's action, with Manchester City, Bayern Munich and Chelsea all dropping points. Plus, reactions from today's EURO 2020 draw
Dec 01, 2019
Emery Out
The FC crew discuss the sacking of Unai Emery at Arsenal and who should replace him. Plus, Sid Lowe previews Atletico Madrid-Barcelona.
Nov 29, 2019
Emery's Exit Looming?
The FC crew discuss possible replacements for Unai Emery after Arsenal's winless streak extends to 7 matches. Plus, Steve and Shaka break down their UCL favorites.
Nov 28, 2019
Serie Awesome: Napoli Impresses at Anfield
Gab, Mina and Nicky explain why they are impressed by Napoli's draw at Liverpool. Plus, Juventus advance to the knockout stage, while Inter and Atalanta still have work to do.
Nov 28, 2019
Liverpool Still UCL Favorites?
The FC crew debates whether Liverpool are still UCL favorites after their draw against Napoli. Plus, Barcelona clinch their group and Chelsea drop down to third.
Nov 27, 2019
Mourinho's Greek Gift
The FC crew recap Neymar making his UCL return in a dramatic draw against Real Madrid. Plus, Jose Mourinho sparks a Tottenham comeback and Juventus hold on late.
Nov 26, 2019
Zidane's love for Mbappe
The FC crew to discuss Kylian Mbappe's possible future with Real Madrid ahead of their UCL clash and if Emery or Solskjaer can right the ship in the Premier League.
Nov 25, 2019
Caught Offside: The re-re-re-re-debut of Jose in the EPL
With the dust now having settled somewhat from Tottenham's wild week, the boys take a more rational approach to Mourinho's return. Plus, is Pep really a "participation trophy" guy?? And ESPN FC's Mark Ogden joins as well.
Nov 25, 2019
Gab and Juls: Mourinho Makes Spurs Debut
Gab and Juls make sense of Jose Mourinho's presence at Tottenham, how Hazard and Bale fit at Real Madrid, what Chelsea need to adjust after their loss to City and much more.
Nov 25, 2019
Are Solskjaer's Days at United Numbered?
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Solskjaer's job security as Manchester United manager. Plus, where do Neymar and Bale stand with their respective clubs?
Nov 24, 2019
Mourinho Wins Tottenham Debut
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to analyze Manchester City's bounce-back performance against Chelsea and recap a busy day of competition around Europe's league.
Nov 24, 2019
Neymar's Rocky PSG Return
Frank Leboeuf and the FC crew discuss Neymar's latest antics in his return to PSG. Plus, they preview the upcoming clash between Man City and Chelsea.
Nov 22, 2019
Mourinho's Tottenham Blueprint
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to breakdown what Mourinho can do to reverse Tottenham's fortunes and whether Gareth Bale's time at Real Madrid has come to an end.
Nov 21, 2019
Making Sense of Mourinho
Mark Ogden joins the FC crew to discuss if Jose Mourinho is the right fit for Tottenham, what's next for Mauricio Pochettino and weigh in on the FC 100 list.
Nov 21, 2019
Caught Offside: Poch out EMERGENCY POD
The boys come together for an emergency pod as Mauricio Pochettino is sacked by Tottenham Hotspur. Was it warranted? Is it the end of an era? Is Mourinho really the answer?? All that and more...
Nov 20, 2019
Spurs Sack Pochettino
The FC crew react to the shocking news of Tottenham's decision to sack Mauricio Pochettino and question if Jose Mourinho is a good fit to replace him.
Nov 20, 2019
Serie Awesome: Italy find winning formula
Mina and Nicky are joined by Stewart Robson to discuss Roberto Mancini's system for success, who should start up front for the Azzuri and what Ronaldo's injury means for Juve.
Nov 19, 2019
Who Are EURO 2020 Favorites?
Frank Leboeuf joins the show to discuss who has the best chance to win EURO 2020. Plus the crew debate if Ronaldo should have played for Portugal with his injury.
Nov 18, 2019
Gab and Juls: England remain untested
Julien Laurens is joined by Stewart Robson to discuss England's form going into Euro 2020, Finland's miracle qualification and look at the rest of the Euro 2020 ramifications.
Nov 18, 2019
Ronaldo's Fitness Woes
The FC crew discuss the repercussions of Cristiano Ronaldo's recent fitness issues and analyze the latest transfer rumors involving Neymar and Paul Pogba.
Nov 18, 2019
U.S. Finally Showing Progress?
The FC crew break down the USMNT's bounce back victory over Canada and what it means going forward. Plus Germany and Netherlands punch tickets to EURO 2020.
Nov 17, 2019
Bale Prefers Wales
The FC crew discuss why Gareth Bale prefers to play with Wales over Real Madrid and break down Brazil's struggles since winning Copa America.
Nov 15, 2019
More Tickets Punched
Frank Leboeuf and Stewart Robson join the show to discuss Ronaldo's hat trick against Lithuania as well as England and France officially qualifying for EURO 2020.
Nov 15, 2019
Mbappe's Madrid Move
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens join the show to discuss Mbappe's potential record move to Real Madrid. Plus, Cristiano Ronaldo trains with Portugal despite health concerns.
Nov 13, 2019
Turmoil in the English Squad
Sid Lowe and Frank Lebouef join the FC Crew to discuss the bust up between Gomez and Sterling. Sid also sticks around to discuss to discuss Barcelona's reliance on Messi.
Nov 12, 2019
Serie Awesome: Time to start worrying about Cristiano Ronaldo?
Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Nicky Bandini assess Cristiano Ronaldo's early exit vs. Milan, the fallout from Napoli's player mutiny, Inter's comeback against Verona and more.
Nov 12, 2019
Should City be salty?
The FC crew are joined by Gab Marcotti and Don Hutchison to discuss the role of VAR in Liverpool's win over Man City. Plus, is Sarri and Ronaldo's relationship on the rocks?
Nov 12, 2019
Gab and Juls: Liverpool's Title To Lose
Gab and Juls dissect every angle of Liverpool's win over Man City, talk Bayern's win over Dortmund, and go through quick hits including Arsenal's woes and Messi's brilliance.
Nov 11, 2019
Caught Offside: Seattle win the Cup and Liverpool "win the league"
It's a huge Monday pod as the boys recap Seattle's MLS Cup Final win over Toronto and Liverpool's statement win over Man City. Plus, a rational VAR discussion (yes, it can be done).
Nov 11, 2019
Liverpool Win A Thriller
The FC crew discuss Liverpool's dramatic win over Man City, including a few controversial calls. Plus, Dybala lifts Juventus and Seattle claim MLS glory.
Nov 11, 2019
Lewandowski Lights Up Der Klassiker
The FC crew breaks down Bayern's dominating display over Dortmund. Plus, Messi dazzles once more and both the MLS Cup Final and Liverpool v City are previewed.
Nov 10, 2019
The Game to Decide the League?
The FC crew preview the biggest match of the Premier League season, Liverpool vs Man City. Plus, Gab Marcotti joins to discuss Xhaka sitting out vs Leicester.
Nov 09, 2019
Wenger Out Of Bayern Running
The FC crew discuss Bayern Munich's decision to not pursue Arsene Wenger, analyze Arsenal's rough run of late and preview Liverpool and Manchester City's Premier League clash.
Nov 08, 2019
Serie Awesome: Is Conte Out Of Hand?
Mina Rzouki and Nicky Bandini are joined by Stewart Robson to discuss Antonio Conte's rants, Napoli struggling with a player revolt, Atalanta's UCL chances and more.
Nov 07, 2019
Caught Offside: Champions League and MLS Cup Final
It's a monster pod as Jon Champion joins to preview MLS Cup and we gauge the temperature in both Toronto and Seattle ahead of the final. Plus, a full Champions League recap as Chelsea and Ajax play out a stunner.
Nov 07, 2019
Man City's Injury Issues
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to assess the impact of Ederson's injury in Man City's draw against Atalanta. Plus, can Maurizio Sarri coach Juventus out of their funk?
Nov 07, 2019
Pandemonium at Stamford Bridge
The FC crew discuss a wild 4-4 draw between Ajax and Chelsea, how Barcelona's attack continues to struggle and Borussia Dortmund's come-from-behind victory over Inter Milan.
Nov 06, 2019
Time To Rethink VAR?
Ian Darke joins the FC crew to examine the future of VAR in the Premier League, look ahead to Liverpool's match with Man City, discuss if Leicester can finish top 4 and more.
Nov 04, 2019
Gab and Juls: Who's Ready for Liverpool vs Man City?
Gab and Juls look at Liverpool and Man City's dramatic wins, and what it means for their upcoming clash. Plus, Niko Kovac gets sacked, Real Sociedad top La Liga and more.
Nov 04, 2019
What's Next for Bayern Munich?
The FC crew discuss what's next for Bayern Munich after they parted ways with Niko Kovac and more VAR controversy in Everton-Tottenham.
Nov 03, 2019
European Giants Fall
The FC crew break down Barcelona's shocking loss, Man United's poor result and Pulisic's strong performance. Plus, Gab Marcotti's discusses Bayern Munich's defensive disaster.
Nov 03, 2019
Arsenal's Xhaka-strophic Decision
The FC crew discuss Unai Emery's decision to leave Granit Xhaka out of the Arsenal lineup this weekend and whether Mesut Ozil should be included.
Nov 01, 2019
Arsenal's Breaking Point?
The FC crew discuss Arsenal's recent troubles and what it'll take for them to recover. Plus, the Neymar to Barcelona saga returns.
Oct 31, 2019
Caught Offside: Upsets in MLS and EFL Cup madness
We have our MLS Cup Final matchup! So how exactly did Seattle and Toronto get past their heavily favored opposition? Plus, Liverpool and Arsenal give us a classic in the Cup.
Oct 31, 2019
End of the Road for Emery?
Julien Laurens and Frank Leboeuf join the crew to discuss Arsenal's loss to Liverpool in the Carabao Cup, and whether Unai Emery's time as Arsenal manager has come to an end.
Oct 30, 2019
Gab and Juls: Racism in Football
Gab Marcotti speaks with Piara Powar of Fare, an anti-discrimination organization, to discuss UEFA's punishment against Bulgaria for racism in their match against England.
Oct 30, 2019
Has VAR Gone Too Far?
Peter Walton explains the latest VAR controversies in the Premier League. Plus,the crew discuss Lionel Messi's masterclass for Barcelona.
Oct 30, 2019
Serie Awesome: Can Atalanta pull a Leicester?
Nicky Bandini, Mina Rzouki and Gab Marcotti discuss Matthijs de Ligt's form, Antonio Conte's excuses and Atalanta's title push.
Oct 29, 2019
Can Chelsea Continue?
The ESPN FC crew discuss Chelsea's surprising run of good form, Granit Xhaka's controversial exit and the biggest questions looming from the Premier League weekend.
Oct 28, 2019
Gab and Juls: Should Spurs Switch It Up?
Gab and Juls are joined by Mark Ogden and Eduardo Fernandez-Abascal to discuss Spurs' struggles, Granada's surprising start and why VAR isn't working in the Premier League.
Oct 28, 2019
Caught Offside: Dest, Pulisic, EPL news, MLS playoffs and more
Twas our Dest-iny... Dest-ination USA... No longer Dest-itute... Pun lovers and USMNT lovers unite! Sergino chooses US! Plus, Christian Pulisic with one of the great "you like me" moments of all time, Liverpool raise the CO Cup, Bob Bradley lashes out and more!
Oct 28, 2019
Reds Triumph Over Tottenham
The FC crew breaks down Liverpool's spirited comeback win against Spurs while Arsenal slip against Crystal Palace. Plus, Mbappe and PSG run rampant.
Oct 27, 2019
Pulisic Makes His Mark
The FC crew analyze Christian Pulisic's standout performance in Chelsea's victory over Burnley. Plus, Juventus drop points in Serie A while Inter can't take advantage.
Oct 26, 2019
Vela, LAFC cruise past Zlatan, LA Galaxy
The FC crew discuss LAFC's dismantling of LA Galaxy in the playoffs, Zlatan Ibrahimovic's disparaging comments toward MLS, and Leicester City's drubbing of Southampton.
Oct 25, 2019
Arsenal's Ozil Problem
The FC crew discuss Mesut Ozil's absence from Arsenal's Europa League squad, Stewart Robson's top 5 players in the world, and Shaka Hislop's Power Rankings.
Oct 24, 2019
Caught Offside: Champions League and MLS
It's Caught Offside Cup week meaning JJ has to dampen whatever joy Andrew may have taken from Tottenham's 5-0 Champions League win. Plus, MLS' postseason ratchets up and your "generic local news anchor" has a congratulatory message for a US Soccer star.
Oct 24, 2019
Serie Awesome: How far can Inter Milan go?
Nicky Bandini, Mina Rzouki and Gab Marcotti discuss Inter Milan's 2-0 victory over Dortmund, and ask if they have what it takes to progress in the Champions League.
Oct 24, 2019
Chelsea's Coming of Age
Frank Leboeuf joins the FC crew to discuss Chelsea's impressive win against Ajax, Inter Milan's lackluster performance, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic's future.
Oct 23, 2019
Mbappe, Sterling Shine in UCL
Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens discuss Juventus' comeback win, Kylian Mbappe's historic hat trick, and Man City and Tottenham's 5-star performances in the Champions League.
Oct 22, 2019
Arsenal Cut By Blades
Mark Ogden joins to discuss Arsenal's directionless performance against Sheffield and whether Unai Emery's reign is coming to an end. Also, Ask the Ref returns.
Oct 21, 2019
Caught Offside: MLS postseason and EPL review
So much to get to: United break Liverpool's streak, the Union get their signature moment, single elimination gets full applause and much much more.
Oct 21, 2019
Gab and Juls: Is Zidane's Next Game Make or Break?
Mark Ogden joins Gab and Juls to break down Liverpool's draw with Man United. Plus, Graham Hunter weighs in on Real Madrid's woes and if Zinedine Zidane's job is in jeopardy.
Oct 21, 2019
VAR Snaps Liverpool's Streak
The FC crew discuss Manchester United and Liverpool's dramatic draw and focus in on VAR's issues in the Premier League this season.
Oct 20, 2019
Barca Back on Top
The FC crew break down Barcelona and Real Madrid's filp in the La Liga standings. Plus, Man City return to form and Tottenham drop more points.
Oct 20, 2019
Tussle at Old Trafford
The FC crew discuss the once-classic battle between Manchester United and Liverpool, and Manchester City's title chances. Plus, Herculez Gomez previews the MLS playoffs.
Oct 18, 2019
A Lopsided Rivalry
Mark Ogden joins to preview what is one of the most one-sided Liverpool v Man United match-ups in recent memory. Plus rumors of Jose Mourinho to Tottenham gains steam.
Oct 17, 2019
USMNT's Disaster in Canada
Herculez Gomez joins to assess the United States' first loss in Canada in over 30 years. Plus, Sid Lowe shares an update on the chances La Liga will reschedule El Clasico.
Oct 16, 2019
Caught Offside: USMNT... ugh
Stop me when it feels like you've heard this before... the boys discuss another bad night for the US Men. Bobby Warshaw joins to share his thoughts on the game and get us ready for MLS' postseason as well. Plus, an international Wheel of Football and more.
Oct 16, 2019
Serie Awesome: Predicting Italy's Best XI
Gab, Mina and Nicky discuss Italy's qualification for Euro 2020, Stefano Pioli's Milan bow and ask how Stefano Sensi has quietly become one of Serie A's most exciting players.
Oct 16, 2019
Spain Secure EURO Spot
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Spain qualifying for the Euros, if Italy have closed the gap with Europe's best, and the fallout in Bulgaria.
Oct 15, 2019
Racism Overshadows England Win
The FC Crew discuss the racist incidents that tarnished England's win over Bulgaria, Neymar's latest injury setback and how it impacts PSG.
Oct 14, 2019
Gab and Juls: Travel Troubles With England Fans
Mark Ogden joins Gab and Juls to discuss the culture surrounding England fan's antics when traveling. Plus, James Horncastle weighs in on Marco Giampaolo's exit at Milan.
Oct 14, 2019
Alex Morgan and Kelley O'Hara
World Cup Champs Week kicks off with two-time World Cup champions and Olympic gold medalists Alex Morgan and Kelley O'Hara. The two friends share stories from their latest World Cup win, talk about the USWNT's continued fight for equal pay and showcase an unabashed love of donuts.
Oct 14, 2019
New EURO Favorites?
The FC crew discuss the Netherlands and Germany's chances in EURO 2020, a Ronald Koeman-Michael O'Neill row, and Alexis Sanchez's injury.
Oct 13, 2019
Italy Make Amends
The FC Crew break down the USMNT's dominant performance against Cuba and discuss Italy clinching a berth to UEFA EURO 2020
Oct 12, 2019
England's Reality Czech
Frank Leboeuf and Ian Darke join to recap England's sloppy performance against Czech Republic. Plus, is Mourinho the right manager to take over Tottenham if Pochettino leaves?
Oct 11, 2019
Madrid Making Moves
Sid Lowe discusses Real Madrid lining up transfers for Christian Eriksen and Paul Pogba. Plus, is the current USMNT squad any better than the one from two years ago?
Oct 10, 2019
Liverpool's to Lose?
Frank Leboeuf discusses the Premier League title race and Ousmane Dembele's controversial red card. Plus, Shaka sits down with Edwin van der Sar to discuss Ajax's UCL success.
Oct 09, 2019
Caught Offside: EPL despair, MLS playoffs and more
For the second time this season, Liverpool have been crowned champions! Meanwhile, Spurs continue searching for rock bottom and Mark Goldbridge joins to lament United. Plus, John Strong checks in talking MLS and USMNT.
Oct 09, 2019
Bale Wants Out?