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Episode Date
Juve UCL Favorites?
Matteo Bonetti and Stewart Robson join the FC crew to discuss Juventus signing Matthijs de Ligt and how it will impact next season's Champions League race.
Jul 18, 2019
Challenge For Pogba
Ian Darke joins the FC crew to talk about Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's comments on Paul Pogba. Plus, the panel discuss Matthijs de Ligt's move to Juventus and Arsenal's future.
Jul 17, 2019
Caught Offside: Addressing the Rumors
The boys put their principles aside and discuss some of the day's most pertinent transfer rumors. Plus, John Barnes joins in-studio for a lengthy chat on Liverpool under Klopp, racism in football, playing for England and much much more.
Jul 17, 2019
New beginnings for Bayern
Sebastian Salazar sits down with Bayern Munich's Manuel Neuer and Julien Laurens joins the show to discuss the expectations for Bayern heading into the new season.
Jul 17, 2019
Man United's Harry Situation
Julien Lauren's joins the show to break down the latest transfer rumors about Paul Pogba, Neymar and Harry Maguire as well celebrate France's World Cup victory a year later.
Jul 15, 2019
Neymar burns another bridge?
The FC crew discuss the newest chapter in Neymar's transfer saga, examine the latest transfer rumors and share their predictions for the African Cup of Nations final.
Jul 15, 2019
Is Neymar Next for Barca?
With Griezmann to Barcelona official, the FC crew react to news Neymar could be next, address Mauro Icardi's future and debate if LAFC are the best ever.
Jul 13, 2019
Griezmann Gets His Wish
Mark Ogden discusses Antoine Griezmann's move to Barcelona and Man United's prospects. Also, former Man City player Shaun Wright-Phillips talks about their upcoming season.
Jul 12, 2019
Algeria Escape, Tunisia Cruise
Stewart Robson joins the FC crew to breakdown the African Cup of Nations quarter-final matches and reports that Barcelona will pay the buyout clause for Antoine Griezmann.
Jul 11, 2019
The Gab & Juls Podcast
In a special first episode of their new podcast, Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens discuss Pogba's future with Man United and if Barcelona can get Neymar & Griezmann.
Jul 11, 2019
Caught Offside: What You May Have Missed
It's been a US Soccer-centric month so the boys take time to catch you up on some current events in MLS and abroad. Plus, a nostalgic look at the WWC and the Gold Cup.
Jul 11, 2019
Neymar Back to Barca?
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss the latest transfer rumors involving Neymar, Griezmann and Bale. Plus, a look back on the one-year anniversary of Ronaldo's move to Juve.
Jul 10, 2019
Ask The Ref
The FC crew are joined by Peter Walton to discuss VAR, its use in future tournaments and some controversial calls from the Copa America, Women's World Cup and MLS.
Jul 09, 2019
Sunday's Cup Trifecta
The FC crew look back at a Sunday of cup finals and what they mean for the nations going forward. Plus, Julien Laurens explains why it's looking like Neymar could leave PSG.
Jul 08, 2019
Brazil Claims Copa Glory
The FC crew react to Brazil winning the Copa America on home soil and Julien Laurens joins the show to break down Paul Pogba's transfer saga.
Jul 08, 2019
USWNT win 4th World Cup
Seb, Kate and Julie discuss the USWNT's win over the Netherlands to clinch their 4th World Cup, who stood out during the tournament and what this means for the team's legacy.
Jul 07, 2019
Caught Offside: The US Men fall to Mexico
The US put in a spirited performance but lose to Mexico in the Gold Cup Final. The boys recap the game and examine their takeaways from Berhalter's first tournament.
Jul 08, 2019
Some call them cocky, some call them arrogant, but the one thing that we must all call them is BACK-TO-BACK WORLD CHAMPIONS! The boys discuss the final, the tournament, the tea and the future.
Jul 07, 2019
Messi Sees Red
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Messi's red card against Chile in the Copa America third place match, and to preview Sunday's final between Brazil and Peru.
Jul 06, 2019
Women's World Cup Final Preview
Seb, Kate and Julie discuss how the USWNT are approaching the final against the Netherlands and what it means if the USWNT win it all.
Jul 06, 2019
Atletico Fire Back at Barca
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Atletico Madrid's angry statement regarding Barca's role in the Antoine Griezmann transfer saga. Plus, a Copa America final preview.
Jul 05, 2019
Lampard Returns Home
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss how Frank Lampard will fare as the new Chelsea manager, and break down Juve's latest summer plans.
Jul 04, 2019
Netherlands Join USWNT In The Final
Julie Foudy joins Seb and Kate to look back at the USWNT's win vs. England and the reactions to Alex Morgan's celebration. Plus, the crew break down Netherlands-Sweden.
Jul 03, 2019
Spurs & City Spend Big
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Tottenham smashing their transfer record on Tanguy Ndombele and Rodri joining champions Manchester City.
Jul 03, 2019
Caught Offside: USWNT advances to the World Cup Final
The USWNT defeated England 2-1 to advance to the World Cup Final. The boys discuss a pulsating and compelling semifinal.
Jul 03, 2019
USWNT Outlast England
Seb and Kate break down all the key moments in the USWNT's 2-1 win over England and look ahead to semifinal between Sweden and the Netherlands.
Jul 02, 2019
Massive Maguire Fee
The FC crew discuss the USWNT's victory over England to reach the World Cup final and break down the top transfer rumors including Man United's latest bid for Harry Maguire.
Jul 02, 2019
A Win is a Win
The FC crew breaks down the USMNT's win over Curacao, whether fans should be concerned after the uninspired performance and preview the USWNT's semifinal clash with England.
Jul 01, 2019
Origin of USWNT's Mentality with Anson Dorrance
UNC Women's Soccer Head Coach Anson Dorrance joins Seb to discuss USWNT's mentality, the global growth of women's soccer and suggested lineup changes for the U.S. vs. England.
Jul 01, 2019
Juve's Summer Heating Up
Julien Laurens discusses transfer rumors surrounding Juve, including Leonardo Bonnucci's potential move to PSG and Adrien Rabiot heading the other way on a fee transfer.
Jun 30, 2019
Peru Stuns Uruguay
The FC crew discuss Peru's victory over Uruguay in the Copa America and preview the upcoming semifinals of the tournament.
Jun 29, 2019
And Then There Were Four
Julie Foudy joins Seb and Kate to discuss the USWNT's win over France. Plus, how Sweden and the Netherlands punched their tickets to the semifinals.
Jun 29, 2019
Caught Offside: Onto the Semifinals
The USWNT defeated France to secure a date with England in the Semifinals of the World Cup. The boys break down the game and ask is Ellis holding the team back?
Jun 29, 2019
Rapinoe Leads USWNT to Semifinals
Seb and Kate break down how the USWNT defeated France to advance to the WWC semifinals. Plus, Julien Laurens discusses why France will regret not moving on in the tournament.
Jun 28, 2019
Argentina Inch Closer
The FC crew breaks down Argentina's win over Venezuela to set up a semifinal showdown against Brazil. Plus, reaction to the United States' 2-1 win over France in the WWC.
Jun 28, 2019
England Cruise, USWNT Prepare
Julie Foudy joins Seb and Kate to discuss how the USWNT are feeling ahead of their quarterfinal clash with France. Plus, how England dominated Norway en route to the semis.
Jun 27, 2019
How Much for Joao!?
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss the potential transfers of Joao Felix, Neymar and Isco.
Jun 27, 2019
Bayern Targeting Dembele?
Raf Honigstein joins the FC crew to discuss the chances Bayern Munich sign Ousmane Dembele, while Manchester United close in on signing Crystal Palace's Aaron Wan-Bissaka.
Jun 26, 2019
Quarterfinals Are Set
Seb and Kate discuss Alex Morgan's impact for the USWNT going forward, how Italy and the Netherlands advanced and look ahead to the quarterfinal clashes
Jun 26, 2019
Lampard Back to the Bridge?
Mark Ogden and Gab Marcotti join the FC crew to discuss Chelsea's vacant manager position and what Man United can do to get back on top.
Jun 25, 2019
Caught Offside: Quarterfinals here we come
It wasn't easy but the US Women advance to face France in the quarterfinals... Thoughts on the penalty? Thoughts on the lineup? Thoughts on the performance? Plus, operation revenge is a success for the US Men and we talk Rafa Benitez with Lee Ryder.
Jun 25, 2019
USWNT Pass 1st Major Test
Seb and Kate break down the USWNT's 2-1 win over Spain and what improvements should be made going forward. Plus, how Sweden punched their ticket to the quarterfinals.
Jun 24, 2019
Can Messi Carry Argentina?
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to preview Argentina's Copa America quarterfinal against Venezuela and to discuss Louis van Gaal's comments on Messi as a team player.
Jun 24, 2019
France Survive, England Furious
Seb and Kate discuss France's scare and Phil Neville's comments after England's win. Plus, Spanish international Vero Boquete explains how Spain can upset the United States.
Jun 24, 2019
Messi Moves On
The FC crew discuss Argentina's victory over Qatar and how the team will fare in the knockout stages of the Copa America.
Jun 23, 2019
FIFA's Failures at Women's World Cup
Julie Foudy joins Seb and Kate to talk about some of the issues surrounding the Women's World Cup in France and look ahead to the USWNT's round of 16 matchup vs. Spain.
Jun 23, 2019
Brazil Find Their Form
The FC crew break down Brazil's dominating performance against Peru and discuss the latest Matthijs de Ligt transfer rumors.
Jun 23, 2019
Man United's Summer of Misery?
Raf Hogstien joins the FC crew to breakdown how Manchester United should approach their crucial summer transfer window to compete next season.
Jun 21, 2019
USWNT Tops Group F
Seb and Kate discuss what lies ahead for the USWNT after their win over Sweden. Plus, they discuss Cameroon's dramatic victory and Netherland's chances going forward.
Jun 21, 2019
Caught Offside: USWNT roll through the group
The boys look back on the USWNT's defeat of Sweden and discuss their overall takeaways from the group. Plus, what's up with Argentina? And Andrew revisits his list of "those that have wronged us."
Jun 21, 2019
A Messi Situation
Reaction to Argentina's 1-1 draw against Paraguay, the latest transfer rumors and Stewart Robson gives his preview to African Cup of Nations.
Jun 20, 2019
USWNT's Reserves the 2nd Best Team in the World?
Julie Foudy joins Seb and Kate to discuss the USWNT's confidence levels, more controversial VAR decisions and Scotland's collapse against Argentina.
Jun 19, 2019
Spanish Transfer Roundup
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss the latest La Liga rumors including Neymar returning to Barcelona, Antoine Griezmann's future and whether Joao Felix is headed to Atleti.
Jun 19, 2019
Caught Offside: USMNT are BACK!!!
The USMNT's redemption tour officially began with a 4-0 win over Guyana in the Gold Cup. Plus, the US women continue their impressive title defense and we wonder if Neymar is Barca-bound.
Jun 19, 2019
USWNT Depth: Ali Krieger's Road to 3rd WWC
Julien Laurens joins Seb and Kate to discuss France's controversial win over Nigeria. Plus, they breakdown a crazy finish in Group C and how Ali Krieger got to this World Cup.
Jun 19, 2019
A Barcelona Return?
The FC crew break down Neymar's potential move back to Barcelona and discuss all of the Copa America action after the first round of games.
Jun 18, 2019
Is Carli Lloyd Better Than Ever?
Seb and Kate discuss Carli Lloyd's form for the USWNT and Megan Rapinoe's comments to Julie Foudy about the Sweden game. Plus, the World Cup knockout phase is taking shape.
Jun 17, 2019
PSG Done with Neymar?
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss the PSG president's comments about Neymar and what it means for the Brazilian's future in Paris.
Jun 17, 2019
Sarri Off to Juve
The FC crew break down Maurizio Sarri's new role as coach of Juventus, Paul Pogba's request to leave United and what to expect from the rest of the Copa America.
Jun 16, 2019
USWNT Cruise Into Knockout Rounds
Julie Foudy joins Seb and Kate to react to the USWNT's 3-0 win vs. Chile. Plus, reaction to Sweden-Thailand and controversial comments by Chelsea manager Emma Hayes.
Jun 16, 2019
USWNT Back at it vs. Chile
Kate and Seb preview the USWNT's match with Chile and discuss another celebration controversy at the World Cup. Plus, they break down how Carli Lloyd's game has evolved.
Jun 16, 2019
Copa America Underway
The FC crew breakdown Brazil's victory over Bolivia and discuss if Messi will finally win a major trophy with Argentina.
Jun 15, 2019
How the USWNT Has Adapted
Seb and Kate discuss Julie Foudy's interview with Rose Lavelle, what Tobin Heath means by "sorority soccer," Europe's impact on the USWNT and all the latest World Cup action.
Jun 15, 2019
Managers on the Move
Reports suggest Sarri is close to joining Juve. Lampard is close to joining Chelsea as head coach, and the guys preview Copa America.
Jun 14, 2019
Pressure As The Host Nation
Julien Laurens joins Seb and Kate to talk about how France is handling the expectations as the host nation, and recap Australia's wild win over Brazil.
Jun 14, 2019
Copa America Countdown
The ESPN FC crew look ahead to Copa America, react to Australia's dramatic World Cup win and Sid Lowe weighs in on Real Madrid's moves.
Jun 14, 2019
Are USWNT Now World Cup 'Villains'?
Seb and Kate dive in to the conversation surrounding USWNT's goal celebrations and how the team will react going forward in the tournament.
Jun 12, 2019
Spanish Spending Spree
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss the latest on Antoine Griezmann's transfer saga, Real Madrid's new Galacticos and the fallout from the USWNT's big win over Thailand.
Jun 12, 2019
Episode 12: Crystal Dunn
In the second bonus episode for the Women's World Cup, Julie sits down with USWNT defender Crystal Dunn, who is playing in her first World Cup. The conversation centers on how, after being cut from the U.S. World Cup roster in 2015, Crystal battled back that same year to be named MVP of the NWSL. And she met her husband that year, too. In Most Pressing Questions, Crystal shares her favorite dance move, sings some of her go-to karaoke song and explains why she limits her coffee intake.
Jun 12, 2019
USWNT's Historic 13 Goals
Seb and Kate defend the USWNT's 13-0 win over Thailand and discuss the impact the match will have on how they line up in the future.
Jun 12, 2019
Caught Offside: USWNT dominate... and that's ok
The USWNT beat Thailand 13-0; some say the beating was too much, we say, it was kinda fun! And then there's the men *sigh*. The boys discuss where things stand in the Berhalter era.
Jun 12, 2019
Road to the Euros
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss France and Belgium's victories in Euro qualifying, plus the latest transfer rumors across Europe.
Jun 12, 2019
Episode 11: Tobin Heath
For this installment of Laughter Permitted, we took interviews Julie did for an E:60 profile on USWNT star Tobin Heath and turned them into an episode. Tobin talks about her life, soccer career, the USWNT's equitable support fight and how, as a longtime member of the national team, she hasn't sought the spotlight. Near the end of the episode, Tobin shares the story of why she chose to wear Doris Burke's name on the back of her jersey and what Doris' reaction was (we got Doris' blessing to include the's a good one).
Jun 09, 2019
USWNT Ready to Start WWC
Julie Foudy joins Sebastian Salazar and Kate Markgraf to discuss which teams could possibly eliminate the USWNT as they prepare for their first match against Thailand.
Jun 10, 2019
Never Read the Comments
The FC crew engage in some heated debates about Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar and Chelsea after reading some of the ESPN FC Youtube page comments.
Jun 10, 2019
Portugal Nations League Champs
The FC crew break down the UEFA Nations League final and discuss Real Madrid's transfer dilemma.
Jun 09, 2019
Brazil, England Start WWC Campaign with a Win
Seb and Kate look back at Sunday's action including Cristiane's hat trick for Brazil. Plus, Julie Foudy speaks to Alyssa Naeher and Julie Ertz ahead of the USWNT's opener.
Jun 09, 2019
No Hegerberg, No Problem
Sebastian Salazar and Kate Markgraf discuss Ada Hegerberg's absence from Norway, Hope Solo's comments about Jill Ellis and the USWNT, and Day 2 of the Women's World Cup.
Jun 09, 2019
Turkey triumph over France
The FC crew discuss France's shocking loss to Turkey and Chelsea's transfer options after the departure of Eden Hazard.
Jun 08, 2019
France Kicks Off Women's World Cup
Sebsatian Salazar and Kate Markgraf discuss France's victory to open the Women's World Cup and what it's like to host the tournament.
Jun 08, 2019
A New Garden of Eden
After months of anticipation, Eden Hazard has officially moved to Real Madrid. Steve Nicol and Shaka Hislop break down how his transfer will shake up Los Blancos starting XI.
Jun 07, 2019
England masters of their own downfall
The FC guys react to the Netherlands' comeback win against England to advance to the UEFA Nations League final. Plus, how much will Brazil miss Neymar in the Copa America?
Jun 06, 2019
Road to France
Julie Foudy and Kate Markgraf preview the upcoming Women's World Cup and dive in to the United States' chances in group F and beyond.
Jun 06, 2019
Caught Offside: USWNT preview and USMNT real time reaction
Andrew tries to remain engaged as the boys pod during the USMNT's ugly showing against Jamaica. Plus, we preview the Women's World Cup and we relive the Maradona drop in our "5 Stars for 5 Years."
Jun 06, 2019
Ronaldo Lifts Portugal
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Ronaldo's heroics to push Portugal to the Nations League final, plus rumours of Eden Hazard's imminent transfer to Real Madrid.
Jun 05, 2019
Sarri's Time to Go?
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Maurizio Sarri's future with Chelsea and how Real Madrid's summer business will set them up for next season.
Jun 05, 2019
What's Next for Liverpool, Spurs?
The FC crew break down what the future holds for Liverpool and Tottenham in the aftermath of the UCL final. Plus, Paolo Bandini discusses the Italian coaching carousel.
Jun 04, 2019
Parade Day in Liverpool
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to react to Liverpool winning the Champions League and how Tottenham will move forward from the defeat.
Jun 02, 2019
Caught Offside: Champions League Final RECAP
Many have wondered how awkward it would be for Andrew and JJ to host a Caught Offside Cup/Champions League Final recap pod... well, here it is...
Jun 02, 2019
The Reds Back on Top
The FC crew react to Liverpool's 2-0 victory over Tottenham in the Champions League final.
Jun 01, 2019
The Night Before the Final
The FC crew make their final predictions before tomorrow's Champions League Final between Liverpool and Tottenham in Madrid.
May 31, 2019
Caught Offside: Champions League Final PREVIEW
The hour is upon us... this is really happening... it's the Caught Offside Champions League Final. The boys break down every angle of this epic matchup.
May 31, 2019
UCL Final Countdown
Dan Thomas and the rest of the FC crew join the show from Madrid ahead of Saturday's UCL final between Tottenham and Liverpool.
May 30, 2019
Two on Tri: Is Carlos Vela done with Mexico?
Herculez Gomez and Sebastian Salazar discuss the notable absentees from the Mexico Gold Cup squad, focusing in on Carlos Vela's commitment and future with El Tri.
May 30, 2019
Caught Offside: Europa League triumph for Chelsea
The boys discuss Chelsea's triumph in Baku as the Blues top Arsenal, 4-1. So what happens next? Is Hazard good as gone? Will the Gunners replenish their defense? And which club would you buy stock in moving forward?
May 30, 2019
Hazard's Final Gift?
Reaction to Chelsea's Europa League title win and whether Eden Hazard played his final game in Chelsea blue. Plus, Stewart Robson's thoughts on Arsenal's performance in Baku.
May 29, 2019
Chelsea Clash In Training
The FC crew discuss Maurizio Sarri storming out of Chelsea's training session and look ahead to the Europa League final.
May 28, 2019
Caught Offside: WWC, Spinning the Wheel Europa preview
This one's got a little bit of everything: USWNT concerns, Chelsea-Arsenal Europa League Final preview, Wheel of Football and Andrew Helms on 30 for 30's "Back Pass."
May 28, 2019
Serie A's End of Season Report Card
Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini take a look back the Serie A campaign to grade all the teams based on performances and league position.
May 28, 2019
Villa Are Going Up
The FC crew discuss Aston Villa's return to the Premier League and Raf Honigstein joins the show to breakdown an already busy transfer window in Germany.
May 27, 2019
Top Four Drama in Italy
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to break down Atalanta and Inter qualifying for the Champions League on the final day of the Serie A season.
May 26, 2019
Barcelona Falls Again
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Barcelona's future after losing the Copa del Rey final, and Bayern securing a domestic double.
May 25, 2019
UCL Spots Up for Grabs
Paolo Bandini joins the FC crew to discuss the Serie A top 4 race heading into the final match day, plus the futures of Ernesto Valverde at Barcelona and Niko Kovac at Bayern.
May 24, 2019
PSG's Predicament
Frank Leboeuf gives his thoughts on Mbappe's future at PSG and what the best move for him could be. Plus, the guys celebrate Paul Mariner's 66th birthday.
May 23, 2019
What's Next for Bale?
Ian Darke and Sid Lowe join the FC crew to discuss Gareth Bale's tenuous future at Real Madrid and question if making Paul Pogba Man United's captain is the right move.
May 22, 2019
Caught Offside: USA primer and a look around Europe
With European club play winding down and international season heating up, the boys begin previewing the Gold Cup and the Women's World Cup. Plus, we kick off our "5 stars for 5 years" memories with a clip that is "back for more."
May 22, 2019
Does Mbappe Deserve Power?
Julien Laurens and Gab Marcotti join the FC crew to discuss Kylian Mbappe's comments seeking more responsibility at PSG. Plus, who will become Juventus' next manager?
May 22, 2019
Serie Awesome: Will Juventus Regret Losing Allegri?
Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini dissect the long list of managers linked with Juventus and explain Serie A's final day ramifications.
May 21, 2019
City Celebrate Treble
Manchester City celebrate its most historic treble.
May 20, 2019
Bale Out of Madrid
The FC crew discuss what looks to be Gareth Bale's last days at Real Madrid and the top 4 race in Serie A.
May 19, 2019
Man City's Historic Treble
The FC crew break down Manchester City's domestic treble, Bayern Munich's title defense and Craig Burley's dance moves.
May 18, 2019
FA Cup Special
Looking ahead to Saturday's FA Cup Final clash between Manchester City and Watford.
May 17, 2019
Allegri Out at Juventus
Reaction to the news that Massimiliano Allegri will not return to Juventus next season and what the future holds for Juventus and Allegri.
May 17, 2019
Caught Offside: 2018-19 EPL Devundling Awards
The boys dust off their tuxedo t-shirts for the 6th annual EPL Devundling award spectacular looking back on all the highs and lows in one of the league's most memorable seasons.
May 17, 2019
Chelsea Lose Another Young Star
The FC crew discusses Ruben Loftus-Cheek's injury while playing in a friendly for Chelsea, the Top 30 U-21 players in the world, and Antonio Conte's managerial future.
May 16, 2019
Serie Awesome: Will Roma regret De Rossi departure?
Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss Lazio's Coppa Italia victory, Daniele De Rossi's next move and Juventus' new kit.
May 16, 2019
Derby off to Wembley
The FC crew discuss Frank Lampard and Derby's dramatic win over Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds to reach the Championship Playoff final, plus more on Antoine Griezmann's future.
May 15, 2019
Griezmann's New Decision
The FC crew react to Antoine Griezmann's announcement that he will leave Atletico Madrid, discuss the latest news out of Serie A and much more.
May 14, 2019
That FA Cup Podcast: Pele kisses Leboeuf
Dan Thomas is joined by Craig Burley and Frank Leboeuf to discuss all things FA Cup ahead of the 2019 final between Manchester City and Watford.
May 14, 2019
Forever Ready: The '99ers
Sarah talks with Julie Foudy, Brandi Chastain, Kristine Lilly, and Briana Scurry about the 20th anniversary of their World Cup run, whether or not their legacy is what they thought it would be, and the strengths and weaknesses of the 2019 team.
May 14, 2019
Caught Offside: EPL Final Day Review
JJ attempts to fight back his bitterness and applaud City on their 4th title in 8 years. Plus, the boys debate just how exciting this season was and put a stamp on it with EPL trivia.
May 14, 2019
Defining Man City's Dynasty
The FC crew discuss where this Manchester City team ranks among the Premier League greats and break down how far Manchester United have fallen.
May 13, 2019
Man City Retain Title
The FC crew discuss the final day of the Premier League as Manchester City finish at the top for the second straight season.
May 12, 2019
Dortmund's Title Hopes Still Alive
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to break down Atalanta's top four chances and the Bundesliga title race as it heads into the final stretch.
May 11, 2019
Super Sunday Preview
The ESPN FC crew look ahead to Sunday's final match day in the Premier League and whether Man City or Liverpool will lift the trophy.
May 10, 2019
An English Sweep
The FC crew discuss Chelsea and Arsenal's victories to reach the Europa League final. Plus, more reaction to Tottenham's epic comeback against Ajax.
May 10, 2019
Caught Offside: Champions League Semi-Final MADNESS!!!
Liverpool did WHAT against Barcelona??? Tottenham came back from HOW MANY down in the 2nd half??? For the time being, the boys are united in their joy and they relive two of the most unforgettable games in their clubs' respective histories.
May 09, 2019
Lightning strikes twice for Spurs
The FC crew dissect Tottenham's improbable comeback against Ajax to reach the Champions League final and start previewing the all-English affair between Spurs and Liverpool.
May 09, 2019
Miracle at Anfield
The FC crew discuss Liverpool's stunning comeback against Barcelona to reach the Champions League final and what it means for both clubs moving forward.
May 07, 2019
Serie Awesome: Atalanta Are Italy's Most Exciting Team
Paolo Bandini, Mina Rzouki and Gab Marcotti discuss Atalanta's hold on fourth and Milan's struggles chasing them, Antonio Conte's lie detector test and the relegation battle.
May 07, 2019
Caught Offside: Twists and Turns
Days after Origi's heroics, Vincent Kompany sees him and raises him. The boys discuss a thrilling title race despite its predictability. Plus, the top 4 seems set, but Old Gil isn't so sure.
May 07, 2019
City's Own Captain Marvel
The FC crew breaks down Vincent Kompany's heroics to bring Man City to the edge of glory, previews Liverpool v Barcelona, and discusses the spat between Gattusso and Bakoyoko.
May 06, 2019
Gunners Misfire, United Stumbles
The FC crew discusses the devastating draws for Man United and Arsenal as their top 4 aspirations vanish, and Chelsea's win to secure a spot in next season's Champions League.
May 05, 2019
Divock Intervention
The FC crew break down Liverpool's dramatic win over Newcastle, Spurs'Lackluster performance against Bournemouth and things get heated regarding the Pep Guardiola Juve rumors.
May 04, 2019
Hope for Liverpool?
Sid Lowe and Stewart Robson join the FC crew to discuss Messi's latest exploits and to preview upcoming matches in the Champions League and Premier League title race.
May 03, 2019
Is Messi the GOAT?
Reaction to the Europa League semi-finals and the crew debates if Lionel Messi is the greatest of all time.
May 02, 2019
Caught Offside: Champions League semi-finals
The boys eat their feelings and assure one another that "it's not their fault" in the wake of Tottenham and Liverpool's 1st leg defeats. Plus, Zlatan vs Onuoha and solving the Pogba problem.
May 02, 2019
Messi Makes Reds Blush
The FC crew breaks down Messi's magical performance against Liverpool and discuss whether Liverpool have any hope at Anfield next week.
May 01, 2019
Serie A's Top 4 Endgame
Paolo Bandini, Gab Marcotti and Mina Rzouki look ahead to the final four matches of the Serie A season and discuss which teams they predict will take the last two UCL places.
May 01, 2019
Tottenham Fall to Ajax
The ESPN FC crew react to Ajax's 1-0 victory over Tottenham, debate whether or not Spurs can rebound and look ahead to Barcelona vs. Liverpool.
May 01, 2019
Caught Offside: Down to the Wire
Everything holds to form in the race for the title as well as the race for the top 4... but for much different reasons. Plus, Crystal Dunn on the World Cup, her time with Chelsea and why she compares herself to Jon Snow.
Apr 30, 2019
Is David de Problem?
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss David de Gea's poor form and what it means for Manchester United, plus a preview of the Spurs/Ajax semi-final clash.
Apr 29, 2019
Top Four Pillow Fight
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to break down the draw between Chelsea and Man United, the fallout from PSG's cup final defeat, and Man City's massive win at Burnley.
Apr 29, 2019
Barcelona Champions Again
Paolo Bandini joins the FC crew to discuss Barcelona's La Liga triumph and the impact of Tottenham's loss on the top four race.
Apr 28, 2019
Liverpool Surge Forward
Ian Darke joins the FC crew to discuss Liverpool's emphatic victory against Huddersfield and what it means for their Champions League clash at Camp Nou.
Apr 26, 2019
Where Do Man United Go From Here?
The FC crew discuss what the rest of the season looks like for Manchester United and some of the big decisions the club will have to make in the near future.
Apr 25, 2019
Caught Offside: Manchester Derby
City and Liverpool continue to do everything in their power to win the league while those battling for the top 4 seem to be doing the opposite. Plus, Shane Long scores goals faster than JJ can answer simple questions.
Apr 25, 2019
Old Trafford Is Blue
The FC crew break down Manchester City's derby win to reclaim the top spot in the Premier League. Plus, the guys react to Arsenal's latest loss against Wolves.
Apr 24, 2019
Do Man United Stand a Chance?
The FC crew look ahead to the Manchester derby, pondering Man United's chances against Man City.
Apr 23, 2019
Serie Awesome: Another Juve Title
After Juventus sealed their eighth consecutive Serie A title, Gab Marcotti, Mina Rzouki and Paolo Bandini discuss what the future might hold for the Italian champions.
Apr 23, 2019
Chelsea Blues Continue
The FC crew react to Chelsea's 2-2 draw against Burnley, what that could mean for the top four race and Kylian Mbappe's future at PSG.
Apr 23, 2019
Everton Embarrass United
Frank Leboeuf joins the FC crew to discuss Man United's humiliating loss at Everton and whether the Red Devils need to clean house this summer.
Apr 21, 2019
Man City vs Tottenham Part III
Breaking down Manchester City's showdown against Tottenham and its top 4 implications.Plus, reaction to Juve winning their 8th consecutive league title.
Apr 20, 2019
Grudge Match in Manchester
Stewart Robson joins the FC crew to preview the Premier League clash between City and Spurs and discuss the intense Top 4 race.
Apr 19, 2019
Under Further Review
Peter Walton's thoughts on Wednesday's critical handball decision that lead to Tottenham's dramatic victory over Man City and Mina Rzouki's take on Juve's shocking defeat.
Apr 18, 2019
Caught Offside: What did we just witness???
Tottenham did not fulfill the prophecy and, in fact, won in the most un-Tottenham way imaginable. The boys reflect on Wednesday's thriller in Manchester. Plus, Ajax outclass Juve, Barca roll over United and Liverpool's quest for the double continues.
Apr 18, 2019
Serie Awesome: The Aftermath of Juve's UCL Exit
Paolo Bandini, Mina Rzouki and Gab Marcotti discuss Juventus' stunning Champions League exit and the effect it will have on the future of the club.
Apr 18, 2019
Spurs Bounce Man City in Classic
The FC crew react to Tottenham's aggregate win over Man City and all the VAR controversy that surrounded it. Plus, the guys discuss Liverpool's chances against Barcelona.
Apr 17, 2019
Ajax Stun, Barca Cruise
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Ajax's impressive elimination of Juventus and Lionel Messi's magical performance against Manchester United.
Apr 16, 2019
Arsenal Avoid Hornets' Sting
The FC crew breaks down Arsenal's narrow victory at Watford and preview the midweek Champions League clashes.
Apr 15, 2019
Caught Offside: Relentless Premier League Title Race
The boys are back to recap another tense weekend of Premier League action. We try to decide what will ultimately separate City and Liverpool. Plus, some bizarre MLS incidents.
Apr 15, 2019
Salah Strikes Down Chelsea
The FC crew discuss Liverpool's impressive win over Chelsea to regain first place in the Premier League and discuss whether they can hold off Manchester City for the title.
Apr 14, 2019
Luck Favors United
The FC crew discuss Man United's narrow win over West Ham and how Tottenham will fair without Harry Kane against Man City.
Apr 13, 2019
Can Chelsea Play Spoiler?
The FC crew preview's Sunday's massive clash between Liverpool and Chelsea and Paul Pogba's future with Manchester United.
Apr 12, 2019
Will Gunners Go Through?
The FC Crew breaks down Arsenal's impressive victory against Napoli, Chelsea's road win at Slavia Prague, and Manchester City's European mentality.
Apr 11, 2019
Serie Awesome: Would Conte be a good fit for Inter?
Paolo Bandini, Mina Rzouki and Gab Marcotti discuss Juventus' draw with Ajax, Inter's courtship of Antonio Conte & Vincenzo Montella's appointment at Fiorentina.
Apr 11, 2019
Barca take advantage at Old Trafford
The FC crew dive in to Barcelona's 1-0 win over Manchester United, question if Ajax missed a chance against Juventus and look ahead to what Arsenal can expect against Napoli.
Apr 10, 2019
Manchester City Spurned
The FC crew react to Tottenham's surprise win over Manchester City and Steve Nicol shares his thoughts on Liverpool's performance against Porto.
Apr 09, 2019
Hazard Wreaks Havoc
Reaction to Eden Hazard's brilliant performance against West Ham and what his future will hold. Plus, the crew looks ahead to the UCL matchups during the midweek.
Apr 08, 2019
Arsenal Homesick?
The FC crew discuss another disappointing away result from Arsenal and the tight top 4 races in the Premier League and Serie A.
Apr 07, 2019
Bayern Blitz Dortmund
The FC crew breaks down Bayern Munich's demolition of Dortmund to re-gain the Bundesliga lead and Barcelona's late goals to take down Atletico Madrid.
Apr 06, 2019
Liverpool Lead Again
Raf Honigstein joins the FC crew to discuss Liverpool's comeback victory at Southampton to take the Premier League lead and preview the Bayern vs. Dortmund showdown.
Apr 05, 2019
Episode 5: Mia Hamm
In a very special episode of Laughter Permitted, Julie Foudy sits down with former USWNT teammate and lifelong friend Mia Hamm. Most know Mia is considered one of the greatest soccer players of all time, with two World Cup titles, two Olympic gold medals and two FIFA World Player of the Year awards. But few know about the "wardrobe malfunction" Mia had moments before a meeting with FIFA. Along with hilarious stories from their playing days, Julie and Mia talk about Mia's prowess as a youth soccer coach of the Killer Cobras and how both miss the days of living in a house together in Manhattan Beach. Listen in for a lot of laughs and never-before-told stories about the 99'ers.
Apr 03, 2019
Are Barcelona Still Favorites?
Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss Barcelona's vulnerabilities. Plus, Matteo Bonetti shares his insights on Mauro Icardi's return to the Inter starting XI.
Apr 05, 2019
Serie Awesome: Kean, Bonucci and a dire day for Italian football
Gab Marcotti, Mina Rzouki and Paolo Bandini condemn the abuse of Juventus' Moise Kean as well as dissect the week's on-field action.
Apr 04, 2019
Caught Offside: Jump to Conclusions
The boys wonder if Man Utd are reverting to pre-Ole problems. Plus, if you were designing a soccer stadium, what would be priority 1? And it's MLS "Jump to Conclusions Week!"
Apr 04, 2019
Sarri Searches for Answers
The FC crew discuss the changes Maurizio Sarri made in Chelsea's win over Brighton, Real Madrid's dreadful performance against Valencia and Mauro Icardi's return to Inter.
Apr 03, 2019
Solskjaer's Honeymoon Over?
The FC crew discuss Manchester United's loss against Wolves, Barcelona's last-gasp draw at Villarreal and the racist abuse suffered by Juve's Moise Kean at Cagliari.
Apr 02, 2019
Ask the Ref
Former referee Peter Walton breaks down the confusing calls of the weekend and the FC crew discuss Arsenal's chances in the top four of the Premier League.
Apr 01, 2019
Two on Tri: Looking to the Future
Seb and Herc are back to break down Mexico's March friendlies, discuss some of the young talent that stood out in the camp, Chucky Lozano's future and more.
Apr 01, 2019
Caught Offside: the prophecy of Spurs
Well, Spursy Andy may have won the rap battle, but he certainly didn't win what the battle was about; the boys look back on the Caught Offside Cup. Plus, why we were all Neil Warnock at the end of Cardiff City-Chelsea.
Apr 01, 2019
Liverpool Leave it Late
The FC crew discusses Liverpool's dramatic win at Anfield to leapfrog Manchester City and the controversial refereeing decisions in Chelsea's win over Cardiff City.
Mar 31, 2019
City Back on Top
The FC crew break down the two victories from the Manchester sides, and Bayern's stumble in the Bundesliga title race.
Mar 30, 2019
Solskjaer the Right Man?
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss the permanent appointment of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Man United and to preview Liverpool vs Spurs.
Mar 29, 2019
USWNT Legends Talk Lawsuit & World Cup
Sebastian Salazar talks with World Cup winners Kate Markgraf, Brandi Chastain and Kristine Lilly about their memories of 1999, the USWNT's lawsuit and the 2019 World Cup.
Mar 29, 2019
Ole's at the Wheel
Mark Ogden and Stewart Robson join the FC crew to discuss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's permanent appointment at Man United and Harry Kane's future at Tottenham.
Mar 28, 2019
Caught Offside: The Rap Battle Finally Happens
The boys look back at an up and down USMNT friendly vs Chile. Plus, Craig Burley sets us up for the stretch run in the EPL. And oh yeah, you may want to check out what happens at the one-hour mark (the rap battle is ON).
Mar 28, 2019
Have Things Changed at Man United?
The FC crew look ahead to Tottenham's trip to Liverpool and react to Louis van Gaal's comments on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's work so far at Manchester United.
Mar 27, 2019
Serie Awesome: Will Juve still win without Ronaldo?
Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss Cristiano Ronaldo's injury, Moise Kean's performances for Italy and much more.
Mar 27, 2019
Where Will Bale Land?
Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss the latest transfer rumors surrounding Gareth Bale and Kylian Mbappe. Plus, how will Cristiano Ronaldo's injury impact Juventus?
Mar 27, 2019
Ronaldo Goes Down
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Cristiano Ronaldo's injury while on Portugal duty and England's dominant win at Montenegro.
Mar 26, 2019
Thriller in Amsterdam
Germany win late in the Netherlands, Maradona reacts to Argentina's crisis, and the Gab-O-Meter is back!
Mar 25, 2019
Ramos Rescues Spain
Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Spain and Italy's opening victories in Euro 2020 qualifying and Philippe Coutinho's future with Barcelona.
Mar 23, 2019
Sterling Strikes Gold
Bradley Wright Phillips joins the FC crew to discuss England's opening match in Euro qualifiers, Raheem Sterling's incredible season, and Messi's return to the national team.
Mar 23, 2019
Caught Offside: USMNT Takeaways
The Berhalter era continues to develop as we look back on the performances of Adams, Pulisic, McKennie and others in the US' 1-0 win over Ecuador. Plus, Holland explained.
Mar 22, 2019
England's Future Looking Bright
The FC crew look ahead to England's Euro Qualifiers and discuss Pogba's "dream" of play for Zidane in Madrid.
Mar 21, 2019
UEFA EURO 2020 Qualifying Preview
The FC crew take a look at World Cup champions France, defending European champions Portugal and other top nations as they prepare for their EURO 2020 qualifying campaigns.
Mar 20, 2019
PSG's European Misadventure
Frank Leboeuf joins the FC crew to analyze PSG's European struggles, Paul Pogba's future with Manchester United and the Premier League top-4 race.
Mar 20, 2019