Episodes

Los Clásicos of Future Past

Dec. 18, 2017

Gabriel and Brien talk about their Christmas plans before getting into Barcelona’s Champions League draw with Chelsea and the other matchups, as well as a freshly injured Deulofeu (5:56). We respond to a listener suggestion …

Paco Changed The Game Dramastically

Dec. 11, 2017

Gabriel is painting his flat while Brien is dealing with the first real snow of the year in Buffalo. In Barça news, we react to videos of Dembélé and Rafinha in training, and the Ballon D’or award (5:23). Our special Countdo…

Au Revoir Umtiti...8 Weeks

Dec. 3, 2017

The big story we get into this week is the injury of Samuel Umtiti, who will be out of commission for 8 weeks (4:55). Our awesome listeners sent a few scouting reports our way and we answer a question about Rafinha phoned in…

Messi Signs The Dotted Line

Nov. 26, 2017

Thanksgiving was a carb-fest for both Gabriel and Brien. In the wake of the feeding frenzy, we’re happy to celebrate Messi’s long-awaited signature of his contract extension and his fourth Golden Boot (6:27). We respond to o…

Welcome Back To Scoring, Suarez

Nov. 19, 2017

In the Intro, Brien explains how he suddenly got married this week, Gabriel talks about home decor, and we have a reminder to check out last week’s special feature on the ’92 Dream Team. In our News segment, we discuss Masch…

Reliving The Dream...Team

Nov. 12, 2017

You get to hear a little about Brien’s other life as a musician and some big news for Barça Talk on Spotify in the intro. We get on to business with listener comments about Pique, Thiago Alcantara, and Hirving Lozano; and we…

Hella (a lot of) Injuries!

Nov. 5, 2017

We start off with our listener comments (5:40) and get to talking about all our injured players (17:16). Barça B and FCB Femení are both continuing to shine (23:16). We recap La Liga, and say “Gracias Girona” (31:00). Match …

An Episode of Firsts

Oct. 30, 2017

We welcome a special guest and Gabriel makes Barça Talk history.

The Wins Just Keep Coming

Oct. 22, 2017

Big news from the club, Barça B and Femení continue to shine, reviews of the first team matches against Olympiakos and Malaga, and more listener questions.

What A Wanda-ful Escape

Oct. 15, 2017

Coming back from international break, it seems we have a lot to talk about. After some World Cup recap, we have a few news items, then move on to Barcelona: the women’s side, Barça B, and the first-team draw against Atletico.

Iniesta Forever

Oct. 8, 2017

(0:12) We share our craziest moments of Barcelona fandom before getting into the talk. (7:32) In response to a listener’s question, we discuss Piqué’s recent statements about being willing to leave the Spanish national team.…

The Camp Nou Is Empty

Oct. 2, 2017

Sunday was a difficult day, for Catalonians and for FCB. We discuss the referendum and its effect on the club (0:20), then get into the Las Palmas match (11:45). The censure effort against the board of directors has official…

Good Hustle!

Sept. 24, 2017

Rate/review for a chance to win a subscription to FCB’s Premium Video feature. In this episode, Brien and Gabriel get into Dembele’s injury (13:00), the ongoing Censure effort (17:15), political upheaval in Catalonia (20:45)…

Control And Balance

Sept. 18, 2017

Your hosts Brien and Gabriel respond to listener questions (3:00), Brien can't believe Messi's fake piano skills (11:15), the Board can't handle the press (14:50), the censure effort continues (17:49), the club is building C…

Top Of The Table

Sept. 11, 2017

Your hosts Brien and Gabriel debate international vs. club (3:30), discuss false controversies (8:10), the Censure effort (12:40), Aleña's contract extension (18:00), and they respond to listener questions (23:00). Then it's…

Keeping It Casual

Sept. 4, 2017

Your hosts Brien and Gabriel continue to follow the progress on the No Confidence vote (2:55) and now that the transfer window has closed, they assess the club's deal-making skills (6:45). In the second half, they check in o…

No Confidence

Aug. 28, 2017

In this bonus to Episode 41: End of Business, Brien and Gabriel get into Neymar's comments about the FCB board of directors, the club's lawsuit against Neymar, and the status of Agusti Benedito's vote of No Confidence campai…

Together We Are Stronger

Aug. 21, 2017

Barça Talk's Brien Henderson and Gabriel Quiroga tackle Barcelona's transfer woes, Paulinho's inability to juggle, and Luis Suaréz's injury (04:00). We move on to discuss the growing discontent with Bartomeu and the board an…

Buy High, Sell Low

Aug. 14, 2017

Barca Talk's Brien Henderson and Gabriel Quiroga respond to a couple listener questions about Coutinho v. Dybala, and the current practices of the board of directors (02:25); the new signing of Paulinho (11:00); the first co…

A Hard Rockin' Time in Miami

July 31, 2017

Rumors of Coutinho joining Barça, the almost certain departure of Neymar to PSG, and the performance of the team in the International Champions Cup. ¡Visca Barça!

The Neymar Saga

July 25, 2017

What in the world is going on with Neymar? Who can we trust? How is this story going to end? Gabriel and Brien talk over these issues, and a couple others, especially FC Barcelona's first pre-season match against Juventus. ¡…

Summer Special

July 15, 2017

Barça Talk Podcast has now merged with Culé Football Podcast to spread FC Barcelona fan-talk across the podosphere. Brien has joined forces with Gabriel Quiroga, of the Culé Football Podcast, and we're giving you a little ta…