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ESPN FC

Go inside the most popular sport in the world with the ESPN FC crew.

Episodes

  • Everton Embarrass United

    Apr 21 2019

    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.

  • Man City vs Tottenham Part III

    Apr 20 2019

    Breaking down Manchester City's showdown against Tottenham and its top 4 implications.Plus, reaction to Juve winning their 8th consecutive league title.

  • Grudge Match in Manchester

    Apr 19 2019

    Stewart Robson joins the FC crew to preview the Premier League clash between City and Spurs and discuss the intense Top 4 race.

  • Under Further Review

    Apr 18 2019

    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.

  • Serie Awesome: The Aftermath of Juve's UCL Exit

    Apr 18 2019

    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.

  • Caught Offside: What did we just witness???

    Apr 18 2019

    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.

  • Spurs Bounce Man City in Classic

    Apr 17 2019

    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.

  • Ajax Stun, Barca Cruise

    Apr 16 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Ajax's impressive elimination of Juventus and Lionel Messi's magical performance against Manchester United.

  • Arsenal Avoid Hornets' Sting

    Apr 15 2019

    The FC crew breaks down Arsenal's narrow victory at Watford and preview the midweek Champions League clashes.

  • Caught Offside: Relentless Premier League Title Race

    Apr 15 2019

    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.

  • Salah Strikes Down Chelsea

    Apr 14 2019

    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.

  • Luck Favors United

    Apr 13 2019

    The FC crew discuss Man United's narrow win over West Ham and how Tottenham will fair without Harry Kane against Man City.

  • Can Chelsea Play Spoiler?

    Apr 12 2019

    The FC crew preview's Sunday's massive clash between Liverpool and Chelsea and Paul Pogba's future with Manchester United.

  • Will Gunners Go Through?

    Apr 11 2019

    The FC Crew breaks down Arsenal's impressive victory against Napoli, Chelsea's road win at Slavia Prague, and Manchester City's European mentality.

  • Serie Awesome: Would Conte be a good fit for Inter?

    Apr 11 2019

    Paolo Bandini, Mina Rzouki and Gab Marcotti discuss Juventus' draw with Ajax, Inter's courtship of Antonio Conte & Vincenzo Montella's appointment at Fiorentina.

  • Two on Tri: Is Vela Coasting? Lozano to Man Utd?

    Apr 11 2019

    Seb Salazar and Herc Gomez debate whether Carlos Vela is Mexico's most important player, Chucky Lozano's potential move to Man United and the Gold Cup draw.

  • Caught Offside: Champions League Quarterfinals

    Apr 11 2019

    It's halftime of the Champions League quarterfinals so we assess where things stand, who looks good and who should be worried. Plus, drama at Wembley, two all-time misses and the cult of Zlatan.

  • Barca take advantage at Old Trafford

    Apr 10 2019

    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.

  • Manchester City Spurned

    Apr 09 2019

    The FC crew react to Tottenham's surprise win over Manchester City and Steve Nicol shares his thoughts on Liverpool's performance against Porto.

  • Hazard Wreaks Havoc

    Apr 08 2019

    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.

  • Arsenal Homesick?

    Apr 07 2019

    The FC crew discuss another disappointing away result from Arsenal and the tight top 4 races in the Premier League and Serie A.

  • Bayern Blitz Dortmund

    Apr 06 2019

    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.

  • Liverpool Lead Again

    Apr 05 2019

    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.

  • Are Barcelona Still Favorites?

    Apr 05 2019

    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.

  • Serie Awesome: Kean, Bonucci and a dire day for Italian football

    Apr 04 2019

    Gab Marcotti, Mina Rzouki and Paolo Bandini condemn the abuse of Juventus' Moise Kean as well as dissect the week's on-field action.

  • Caught Offside: Jump to Conclusions

    Apr 04 2019

    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!"

  • Sarri Searches for Answers

    Apr 03 2019

    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.

  • Episode 5: Mia Hamm

    Apr 03 2019

    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 socce...more

  • Solskjaer's Honeymoon Over?

    Apr 02 2019

    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.

  • Ask the Ref

    Apr 01 2019

    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.

  • Two on Tri: Looking to the Future

    Apr 01 2019

    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.

  • Caught Offside: the prophecy of Spurs

    Apr 01 2019

    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.

  • Liverpool Leave it Late

    Mar 31 2019

    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.

  • City Back on Top

    Mar 30 2019

    The FC crew break down the two victories from the Manchester sides, and Bayern's stumble in the Bundesliga title race.

  • Solskjaer the Right Man?

    Mar 29 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss the permanent appointment of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Man United and to preview Liverpool vs Spurs.

  • USWNT Legends Talk Lawsuit & World Cup

    Mar 29 2019

    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.

  • Ole's at the Wheel

    Mar 28 2019

    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.

  • Caught Offside: The Rap Battle Finally Happens

    Mar 28 2019

    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).

  • Have Things Changed at Man United?

    Mar 27 2019

    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.

  • Serie Awesome: Will Juve still win without Ronaldo?

    Mar 27 2019

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss Cristiano Ronaldo's injury, Moise Kean's performances for Italy and much more.

  • Where Will Bale Land?

    Mar 27 2019

    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?

  • Ronaldo Goes Down

    Mar 26 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Cristiano Ronaldo's injury while on Portugal duty and England's dominant win at Montenegro.

  • Thriller in Amsterdam

    Mar 25 2019

    Germany win late in the Netherlands, Maradona reacts to Argentina's crisis, and the Gab-O-Meter is back!

  • Ramos Rescues Spain

    Mar 23 2019

    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.

  • Sterling Strikes Gold

    Mar 23 2019

    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.

  • Caught Offside: USMNT Takeaways

    Mar 22 2019

    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.

  • England's Future Looking Bright

    Mar 21 2019

    The FC crew look ahead to England's Euro Qualifiers and discuss Pogba's "dream" of play for Zidane in Madrid.

  • UEFA EURO 2020 Qualifying Preview

    Mar 20 2019

    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.

  • PSG's European Misadventure

    Mar 20 2019

    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.

  • Serie Awesome: Spalletti's Milan derby masterclass

    Mar 20 2019

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini are back to discuss Inter's victory in the Milan derby, Juve's first league defeat and Italy's European qualifier against Finland.

  • Caught Offside: Courage... not just a buzzword anymore

    Mar 20 2019

    We take a look back at a pretty thrilling weekend for FC Cincinnati and a pretty weird weekend for the EPL/FA Cup. Plus, Messi is great: Part 4,639,521.

  • Ask the Ref

    Mar 19 2019

    Peter Walton joins the the FC crew to discuss recent controversial refereeing incidents in the FA Cup and beyond, and the role of VAR in the sport.

  • Another Messi Masterclass

    Mar 18 2019

    The FC crew talk about Lionel Messi's recent form and where he stands among with all-time best. Plus, Gab Marcotti joins to react to the dramatic Milan Derby.

  • Zidane's First Game Back

    Mar 16 2019

    The FC crew break down Zinedine Zidane's winning return as Real Madrid manager, plus Matteo Bonetti joins to preview the Milan Derby.

  • UCL Quarterfinal Matchups Set

    Mar 15 2019

    The FC crew react to the quarterfinals draw for the Cahampions League and Europa league, plus a preview of the Milan Derby.

  • What's Next for Bayern?

    Mar 15 2019

    Raf Honigstein joins the FC crew to discuss Bayern's early exit to Liverpool and the state of German soccer, plus Arsenal's comeback against Rennes.

  • ESPN FC: That FA Cup Podcast

    Mar 14 2019

    With both Manchester clubs still left in the competition, Adrian Healey, Paul Mariner and Steve Nicol preview their respective ties and the other FA Cup quarterfinal matches.

  • New team, same result for Ronaldo vs. Atleti

    Mar 14 2019

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss Juventus' remarkable turnaround against Atletico Madrid and look ahead to the Milan derby.

  • Caught Offside: Ronaldo and Messi... dominant again

    Mar 14 2019

    The boys congregate to discuss the final 4 fixtures of the round of 16: Juve make a statement while Liverpool dispatch Bayern. Plus, USMNT squad observations and the best of LVG.

  • Klopp's Men KO Bayern

    Mar 14 2019

    The FC crew discusses Liverpool's impressive victory to eliminate Bayern, Messi's magic to knockout Lyon, and who is now favored to win the Champions League.

  • Ronaldo Rescues Juventus

    Mar 13 2019

    The FC crew react to Cristiano Ronaldo's Champions League hat trick to knock out Atletico, why Man City are UCL favorites and preview the clash between Liverpool and Bayern.

  • Zidane Heads Back to Madrid

    Mar 11 2019

    The FC crew react to Zinedine Zidane's surprise return to Real Madrid and discuss whether Cristiano Ronaldo can deliver against Atletico in the Champions League.

  • Caught Offside: Zidane, Grealish, EPL and more

    Mar 11 2019

    The boys scramble to discuss the news of Zidane's expected return to Real Madrid. Plus, Gregg Evans of the Birmingham Mail joins to discuss the troubling attack on Jack Grealish.

  • Arsenal Sinks United

    Mar 11 2019

    Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first league loss with United and the disturbing attack on Aston Villa's Jack Grealish.

  • Sterling Steals the Show

    Mar 11 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Manchester City's victory,Tottenham's collapse at Southampton, and Barcelona's comeback win.

  • Can United Keep Rolling?

    Mar 09 2019

    Paolo Bandini joins the FC crew to preview Arsenal v Man United and discuss whether Juve can spring a UCL comeback against Atletico Madrid.

  • Paris Puzzled for Answers

    Mar 08 2019

    Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss the fallout of PSG's Champions League exit, Roma's reaction to their VAR heartbreak and Arsenal's Europa League setback.

  • Serie Awesome: Why Eusebio Di Francesco failed at Roma

    Mar 07 2019

    The Serie Awesome crew tackle Eusebio Di Francesco's failings at Roma, Juve's Champions League struggles and whether or not Mauro Icardi will return to Inter's lineup.

  • Caught Offside: Champions League thrillers

    Mar 07 2019

    Incredible comebacks, debatable VAR decisions, unquestionable bottle jobs, British men speaking with Dutch accents... we recap all of it in this Round of 16 Champions League pod...

  • Au Re-VAR PSG

    Mar 07 2019

    The FC crew break down Manchester United's incredible comeback in Paris and Porto's extra-time penalty that knocked out Roma.

  • End of an Era?

    Mar 06 2019

    The FC crew are joined by Gab Marcotti to discuss Real Madrid's Champions League exit, Tottenham advancing to quarterfinals following their win over Dortmund and much more.

  • Liverpool Losing Ground

    Mar 04 2019

    The FC crew discusses what the scoreless draw at Goodison Park means for Liverpool's title chances and Juventus' wild win at Napoli.

  • Barca Conquer El Clasico

    Mar 03 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to break down Barcelona's latest Clasico win, plus, they discuss the controversial calls from the North London derby.

  • Solari's Last Stand?

    Mar 02 2019

    Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss if Saturday's El Clasico could be Santiago Solari's last game at Real Madrid and look at all the big games in England this weekend.

  • MLS is Back

    Mar 02 2019

    Brian McBride and the FC crew preview the upcoming MLS season and make their predictions for the season.

  • Can Real Madrid Rebound?

    Feb 28 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss whether or not Real Madrid can bounce back in Saturday's El Clasico and a look back at the busy midweek across Europe.

  • Caught Offside: MLS Preview and Landon Donovan interview

    Feb 28 2019

    It's MLS preview time! For those who checked out during the offseason, we are here to get you ready for the 2019 campaign. Plus, the one and only Landon Donovan joins the show!

  • Caught Offside: "Tremendous Character" returns to the EPL

    Feb 28 2019

    Celtic fans may be questioning Brendan Rodgers' "character," but we're certainly not! Plus, Vinicius divides opinion, Sarri pulls a Scott and VVD loves the Lion King.

  • Chelsea Trip Up Spurs

    Feb 28 2019

    The FC crew break down all the midweek action as Barcelona take down Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey semifinals, Chelsea topple Tottenham and Liverpool thrash Watford.

  • Arriza-bye-laga

    Feb 27 2019

    Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss whether or not Maurizio Sarri will bench Kepa for his actions in the Carabao Cup final and preview the Copa Clasico second leg.

  • MLS Season Preview Special

    Feb 26 2019

    Adrian Healey, Ale Moreno and Seb Salazar discuss Atlanta United's chances of repeating, Rooney and Zlatan's expectations in their second season, and who will win MVP.

  • Serie Awesome: More Drama at Inter?

    Feb 26 2019

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini look back on the VAR decisions in Inter's draw at Fiorentina, discuss Max Allegri's future at Juventus and preview the Rome derby.

  • Chelsea's Cup Final Fallout

    Feb 25 2019

    Ian Darke joins the FC crew to discuss the aftermath of the Sarri-Kepa controversy in the Carabao Cup final and what it means for the goalkeeper, the manager and the club.

  • Caught Offside: Bad GoalKepa!

    Feb 25 2019

    The boys look back at a bizarre back-and-forth between keeper and Manager for Chelsea at Wembley. Plus, Rashford does United proud while Hollywood pats itself on the back.

  • Kepa Clashes with Sarri

    Feb 25 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the guys to discuss the controversy between Kepa and Maurizio Sarri during the Carabao Cup final and the goalless draw between Man United and Liverpool.

  • Magical Messi Rescues Barca

    Feb 23 2019

    The FC crew discusses Barcelona's comeback victory over Sevilla and Tottenham's shocking defeat at Burnley.

  • Sarri Ready for City?

    Feb 23 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to preview the Cup final between Chelsea and Manchester City and to discuss AC Milan's continued impressive form.

  • Chelsea On The Mend?

    Feb 22 2019

    Paolo Bandini joins the FC crew to discuss Chelsea as they advance in the Europa League and why Sarri's system isn't clicking at Stamford Bridge.

  • Serie Awesome: Game over for Juve in the UCL?

    Feb 21 2019

    Mina Rzouki, Paolo Bandini and Gab Marcotti are back to discuss Juve's Champions League defeat at Atletico Madrid, the Mauro Icardi saga at Inter and much more.

  • Caught Offside: There are the best teams

    Feb 21 2019

    VAR, yelling, VAR, yelling! Also, a full recap of the Champions League matches, a look ahead to Liverpool-United and a new show recommendation that you are to ignore.

  • Juventus Stumble In Madrid

    Feb 21 2019

    The FC crew are joined by Sid Lowe to react to Atletico Madrid's Champions League triumph over Juventus and Manchester City's comeback at Schalke.

  • All Square at Anfield

    Feb 20 2019

    Mark Ogden joins the FC crew to discuss the goalless draws at Anfield between Liverpool and Bayern, and in France between Lyon and Barcelona.

  • Sarri's Not Good Enough

    Feb 19 2019

    The FC crew break down Chelsea's FA Cup loss to Man United and whether Maurizio Sarri is in over his head at Stamford Bridge.

  • Madrid Stunned at Home

    Feb 18 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Madrid's shocking home loss to Girona and to preview the FA Cup clash between Chelsea and Manchester United.

  • Barca on Upset Alert?

    Feb 16 2019

    The FC crew discusses Barcelona and Atletico Madrid's narrow La Liga wins and what they mean for their mid-week Champions League clashes.

  • Bayern Ready For Anfield

    Feb 16 2019

    The FC crew discuss Bayern Munich's form ahead of their Champions League tie with Liverpool, preview Chelsea vs. Manchester United in the FA Cup 5th Round, and much more.

  • Chelsea UEL Favorites?

    Feb 15 2019

    Julien Laurens joins the show to discuss Chelsea's Europa League win, the rumors of Zinedine Zidane joining the Blues and if PSG are Champions League favorites.

  • Serie Awesome: Icardi vs. Inter?

    Feb 14 2019

    Mina Rzouki is joined by Paolo Bandini and Gab Marcotti to discuss Mauro Icardi's future with Inter, Nicolo Zaniolo's performance in the UCL & Aaron Ramsey's move to Juventus.

  • ESPN FC: That FA Cup Podcast

    Feb 14 2019

    Adrian Healey is joined by Shaka Hislop and Paul Mariner to preview this weekend's FA Cup 5th round fixtures, including Chelsea vs. Man United and Man City at Newport County.

  • Caught Offside: Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger... PSG

    Feb 14 2019

    We take a look back at the first set of Knockout Stage matches in the Champions League including PSG ending Solskjaer's honeymoon and Poch pouncing on BVB.

  • Spurs Expose Dortmund

    Feb 14 2019

    Raf Honigstein joins the FC crew to break down Tottenham's impressive win over Dortmund and how Real Madrid slipped by Ajax in the Champions League.

  • PSG End Man United's Run

    Feb 13 2019

    Mark Ogden joins the FC crew to discuss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first loss in charge at Manchester United and preview Tottenham versus Borussia Dortmund.

  • Return of the Champions League

    Feb 11 2019

    Julien Laurens and Mark Ogden join the FC crew to preview the Champions League clash between Manchester United and PSG and discuss the state of affairs at Chelsea.

  • Caught Offside: Feeling Blue

    Feb 11 2019

    Chelsea... good lord. The boys discuss Sarri's sorry performance: Is it over for the Italian? Plus, we go "In the Club" with Man City and preview the Champions League.

  • Man City Smashes Sarri's Squad

    Feb 11 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Man City's thrashing of Chelsea, Maurizio Sarri's future and Barcelona's dropped points in Bilbao.

  • Real Madrid Return To Form

    Feb 09 2019

    The FC crew and Gab Marcotti break down Real Madrid's win over Atletico Madrid, discuss all the Saturday Premier League action and react to Dortmund's stunning draw.

  • Can Spurs Keep Pace?

    Feb 08 2019

    Ian Darke joins the FC crew to discuss if Tottenham are a real threat to the title and Gab Marcotti reveals his Champions League favorites.

  • Isco Out of Opportunities?

    Feb 07 2019

    Sid Lowe and the FC crew discuss the drama surrounding Isco at Real Madrid. Plus, Frank Leboeuf joins the show to talk about PSG's recent struggles without Neymar.

  • Serie Awesome: Time Running Out for Spalletti?

    Feb 07 2019

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and James Horncastle discuss Juventus' continued struggles, Spalletti's job security at Inter and Stefano Pioli's role in Fiorentina's success.

  • Caught Offside: the title race is on

    Feb 07 2019

    Following Man City's 2-0 win over Everton, the boys discuss the current state of the title race. Plus, is Sarri pushing Hazard out the door as Pulisic gets back in the goals?

  • Caught Offside: USMNT January Camp review

    Feb 07 2019

    The boys are joined by John Strong to discuss Gregg Berhalter's maiden January camp. Plus, are we looking at a new dawn for MLS? And, why life begins at 41.

  • Missed Opportunity for Madrid?

    Feb 07 2019

    The FC crew discusses the draw between Barcelona and Real Madrid, and Manchester City moving ahead of Liverpool in the Premier League with a win at Everton.

  • Hazard's Mind Made Up

    Feb 05 2019

    Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss where Eden Hazard will wind up, Neymar's legacy, and his future with PSG as he turns 27.

  • Liverpool Slip Again

    Feb 05 2019

    Mark Ogden joins the FC crew to break down Liverpool's draw at West Ham and whether their title run is in jeopardy as Manchester City close the gap.

  • City Back to Second

    Feb 03 2019

    The FC crew discusses Manchester City's win over Arsenal, Manchester United's tight victory at Leicester City and PSG's first league defeat of the season.

  • Sarri Not Sorry

    Feb 01 2019

    The ESPN FC crew discuss Maurizio Sarri's recent comments about the tactics he's been using at Chelsea, review the January transfer window and much more.

  • Sarri Criticizes Players Again

    Feb 01 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to talk about the drama surrounding Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea. Plus, Sid Lowe reacts to the notable moves of Transfer Deadline Day.

  • Caught Offside: City Slackers

    Jan 31 2019

    An interesting mid-week slate in the Premier League brings the boys to Caught Offside Towers to discuss City's slip, Ole time, Sarri's sorrow and Zaha's red.

  • Liverpool Controversy, Chelsea Collapse

    Jan 31 2019

    The FC crew are joined by Julien Laurens to break down the dramatic results in the Premier League, plus react to Juventus' loss to Atalanta and Neymar's injury.

  • Serie Awesome: Why aren't Juventus fun to watch?

    Jan 30 2019

    Paolo Bandini, Gab Marcotti and Mina Rzouki discuss whether or not Juventus are exciting to watch, Inter's recent transfer policy and take a moment to admire Atalanta.

  • Newcastle Stun Man City

    Jan 30 2019

    The FC crew discuss Manchester City's defeat at Newcastle, the Premier League title race, Arsenal's win against Cardiff and much more.

  • Caught Offside: America is BACK

    Jan 29 2019

    The boys celebrate the dawn of a new era in American soccer despite not knowing what any of Sunday's game actually means. Plus, a shocking FA Cup 4th round revisited.

  • Life Without Neymar?

    Jan 29 2019

    Brian McBride and Ian Darke join the FC crew to discuss Neymar's potentially season-ending injury and Mauricio Pochettino's comments on winning trophies.

  • Spurs Stumble Again

    Jan 28 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Tottenham crashing out of the FA Cup against Crystal Palace, and Real Madrid and Barcelona's victories in La Liga.

  • FA Cup Fever

    Jan 26 2019

    Matteo Bonetti and Gab Marcotti join the FC crew to review all the FA Cup upsets and, of course, Serie A.

  • United Knock Out Arsenal

    Jan 26 2019

    Stewart Robson joins the FC crew to discuss Manchester United's FA Cup win at Arsenal and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's future. Gab Marcotti previews Saturday's Milan-Napoli clash.

  • Another London Thriller

    Jan 25 2019

    The FC crew break down Chelsea's penalty shootout victory over Tottenham in the Carabao Cup and preview Manchester United's clash against Arsenal in the FA Cup.

  • ESPN FC: That FA Cup Podcast

    Jan 24 2019

    Dan Thomas is joined by FA Cup winners Paul Mariner and Steve Nicol to preview this weekend's 4th Round fixtures and discuss Oldham Athletic's tiny dressing room.

  • Higuain Joins Chelsea

    Jan 23 2019

    The FC crew react to Gonzalo HiguaĆ­n's loan move to Chelsea, Frenkie de Jong's record transfer to Barcelona and Maurizio Sarri's comments on Eden Hazard not being a leader.

  • Serie Awesome: Is Piatek an improvement on Higuain?

    Jan 23 2019

    Mina Rzouki, Paolo Bandini and Gab Marcotti discuss what Krzysztof Piatek could add to Milan and question if he's the right man to replace Gonzalo Higuain.

  • Transfer Merry-Go-Round

    Jan 22 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to give the latest transfer news with Chelsea and AC Milan, plus react to Tottenham's latest injury.

  • Two on Tri: Do Barcelona Genuinely Want Vela?

    Jan 21 2019

    Seb and Herc get together in LA to talk about the transfer rumors involving Carlos Vela and Carlos Salcedo, and how those moves would impact the Mexican national team.

  • Winks Saves Spurs

    Jan 21 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Tottenham's late win and Maurizio Sarri's motivational struggles.

  • Max & Herc: Serenading Diego Valeri

    Jan 20 2019

    The guys chat with and sing to Portland Timbers star Diego Valeri at MLS Media Day, and Kendall Waston stops by to talk about his plans for FC Cincinnati, Costa Rica and more.

  • Max & Herc: Altidore Hinting at Toronto Exit?

    Jan 19 2019

    Jozy Altidore and Ola Kamara join the guys on set at MLS Media Day in LA. Plus, Max and Herc reflect on the legacy of the late coaching legend Sigi Schmid.

  • Arsenal Shake Off The Blues

    Jan 19 2019

    In LA for MLS Media Day, the FC crew break down Arsenal's win over Chelsea, plus Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Bastian Schweinsteiger join the show to preview their upcoming seasons.

  • Arsenal vs Chelsea Preview

    Jan 19 2019

    Stewart Robson and the FC crew look ahead to Arsenal vs Chelsea, plus Wayne Rooney joins the show ahead of the MLS season.

  • Should Mourinho Return to Real Madrid?

    Jan 18 2019

    Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss the state of Real Madrid, Barcelona's latest transfer rumors and Gonzalo Higuain's future.

  • Serie Awesome: Play resumes, but will Higuain?

    Jan 17 2019

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss Juve's win over Milan in the Supercoppa, Gonzalo Higuain's impending move to Chelsea and look ahead to the weekend's games.

  • Juventus Win Italian Super Cup

    Jan 17 2019

    Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Juventus' Super Cup victory over Milan, Gonzalo Higuain's reported move to Chelsea and the aftermath of Marcelo Bielsa's spying.

  • Caught Offside: OGS for MUFC?

    Jan 16 2019

    Is Solskjaer beginning to change the minds of those who don't think he can manage United? And is Mauricio Sarri beginning to change the minds of those who love joy? Plus, Petr Cech trivia and David Preece on De Gea's brilliance.

  • Last Game for Milan?

    Jan 15 2019

    The ESPN FC crew discuss Gonzalo Higuain's future, preview the Italian Super Cup, discuss Harry Kane's injury and how it will impact Tottenham, and much more.

  • United's Stock Rising?

    Jan 14 2019

    Paolo Bandini joins the FC crew to discuss Man United's unbeaten run and the latest from the Gonzalo Higuain-Chelsea saga.

  • Max & Herc: Time to End the MLS SuperDraft?

    Jan 14 2019

    The guys discuss the future of the MLS SuperDraft and the big moves for Christian Pulisic and Diego Lainez. Plus, Sebi Salazar chats with Frank de Boer and Caleb Porter.

  • De Gea Saves Man United

    Jan 14 2019

    The crew discuss David De Gea's performance in Man United's win over Tottenham, Lionel Messi's 400th La Liga goal for Barcelona, Real Madrid's late win and much more.

  • Gunners Misfire at West Ham

    Jan 12 2019

    The FC crew break down Arsenal's loss at West Ham, the latest on Marcelo Bielsa's spying in the Championship and tension at Real Madrid.

  • Tottenham vs Man United Preview

    Jan 12 2019

    The FC crew are joined by Stewart Robson to preview the Tottenham vs Man United clash on Sunday and react to the spying incident between Leeds United and Derby County.

  • Ask The Ref Special

    Jan 11 2019

    Peter Walton joins the FC crew to discuss recent controversial refereeing decisions. Plus, the panel examine Man United's striker situation and Aaron Ramsey's future.

  • Caught Offside: Is the Cup still magic?

    Jan 10 2019

    After a week of Cup football, the boys ponder whether the FA Cup is still relevant and ask if Chelsea should promote from within. Plus, we go "In the Club" with Wolves and catch up with Craig Burley.

  • Man City Steamroll Burton

    Jan 09 2019

    The FC crew discuss Manchester City's thumping League Cup victory, Alvaro Morata's rumored transfer to Sevilla and Real Madrid's first victory of 2019.

  • Carabao Cup Controversy?

    Jan 09 2019

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Tottenham's controversial win over Chelsea, Gonzalo Higuain's future and if Liverpool will regret being knocked out of the FA Cup.

  • Liverpool Out of FA Cup

    Jan 08 2019

    Mark Ogden joins the FC crew to discuss Liverpool dropping out of the FA Cup, whether Ole Gunnar Solskjaer deserves the Man United manager job and more.

  • Real Madrid's Struggles Continue

    Jan 07 2019

    Julien Laurens joins the crew to react to Real Madrid's defeat to Real Sociedad and the latest transfer rumors in Spain. Plus, Raf Honigstein sits down with Christian Pulisic.

  • Farewell for Fabregas?

    Jan 05 2019

    The FC crew break down Saturday's FA Cup matches, VAR's effectiveness in England and whether Cesc Fabregas has played his last match at Stamford Bridge.

  • Solari's Stumbling Madrid

    Jan 04 2019

    Sid Lowe joins the FC crew to discuss Real Madrid's recent struggles and Manchester City's win over Liverpool. Plus, reaction to Tottenham's rout of Tranmere in the FA Cup.

  • Caught Offside: Man City-Liverpool and everything else

    Jan 04 2019

    The title race is reignited as City take down Liverpool; the boys discuss all of the day's events at the Etihad. Plus, our winners and losers from the festive period and Andrew goes two-footed on Neil Warnock.

  • City Tightens Title Race

    Jan 04 2019

    Mark Ogden and the FC crew react to Manchester City's crucial win over Liverpool, and Paul Mariner shares his thoughts on Christian Pulisic's Chelsea transfer.

  • ESPN FC: That FA Cup Podcast

    Jan 03 2019

    Dan Thomas is joined by Craig Burley and Paul Mariner to look ahead to the FA Cup 3rd round fixtures and look back on days gone by.

  • Caught Offside: Grant Wahl on Pulisic and the state of US Soccer

    Jan 03 2019

    Grant Wahl makes the trip over to Caught Offside Towers for a wide ranging conversation on all things US Soccer: is Christian Pulisic making the right move? Is this young American core the real deal? Is this the greatest women's team we've ever had? All that and more with Grant Wahl...

  • United's Run Continues

    Jan 02 2019

    The FC crew discusses Man United's winning run under Solskjaer and Christian Pulisic's transfer to Chelsea. Plus, a preview of the Man City-Liverpool showdown with Mark Ogden.

  • Serie Awesome: The Ronaldo Effect

    Jan 02 2019

    Paolo Bandini, Mina Rzouki and James Horncastle take advantage of the winter break to discuss Cristiano Ronaldo's impact in Serie A, whether Gonzalo Higuain feels pressure from the media and who clubs should sign in January.

  • Gunners Bounce Back

    Jan 02 2019

    Paolo Bandini and the FC crew react to Arsenal and Tottenham's wins, plus they assess Paul Pogba's recent form and Steve Nicol gives his prediction for Man City vs Liverpool

  • Man City-Liverpool Preview

    Dec 31 2018

    The FC crew preview Man City vs. Liverpool, discuss Mesut Ozil's future at Arsenal, break down Paul Pogba's form since Jose Mourinho's departure and more. Plus, Extra Time.

  • City Snap Losing Streak

    Dec 30 2018

    The ESPN FC crew discuss Man City getting back to winning ways at Southampton, Man United's win against Bournemouth, Christian Pulisic's future and more. Plus, Extra Time.

  • Liverpool Thrash Arsenal

    Dec 29 2018

    Dan Thomas and Craig Burley react to Liverpool's 5-1 win over Arsenal and Tottenham's stunning loss to Wolves. Plus, Craig gives his thoughts on Juventus' controversial win.

  • Gunners Head to Anfield

    Dec 28 2018

    Stewart Robson joins the FC crew to preview Saturday's Liverpool-Arsenal clash and the weekend's Serie A action. Plus, a look at Man United's turnaround under Solskjaer.

  • What's Changed at Man United?

    Dec 28 2018

    The FC crew are joined by Ian Darke to discuss how Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has helped Man United, the Premier League title race, Steve Nicol's Prem Team of the Week and Extra Time.

  • Serie Awesome: Holiday Special

    Dec 27 2018

    Mina Rzouki and Paolo Bandini take a look around the rather exciting, but highly controversial round of games in Serie A.

  • Liverpool 6 Points Clear

    Dec 27 2018

    The FC crew break down Man City's second straight loss as Liverpool go six points clear of second-place Tottenham. Plus, Gab Marcotti reacts to Inter's late win over Napoli.

  • Caught Offside: Boxing Day recap & Thoughtless Year in Review

    Dec 26 2018

    The boys discuss an eventful set of Boxing Day results as JJ squirms under the pressure of Liverpool being title favorites. Plus, we present a "Thoughtless Year in Review."

  • Dyche Versus Divers

    Dec 26 2018

    Julien Laurens and Gab Marcotti join the FC crew to discuss Sean Dyche's comments on Arsenal's "diving", the EPL's player of the season so far and preview Inter vs Napoli.

  • Who's the Favorite?

    Dec 24 2018

    Gab Marcotti and Julien join the FC crew to discuss the Premier League title race, Chelsea's loss to Leicester and whether Gonzalo Higuain is on the move.

  • Three Team Title Race

    Dec 23 2018

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to break down Chelsea and Man City's upsets. Plus, reaction to Tottenham's win at Everton and Atlanta United's appointment of Frank de Boer.

  • Man City Slip

    Dec 22 2018

    Reaction to Manchester City's 3-2 loss against Crystal Palace and Man United shine Ole Gunnar Solskaer.

  • Liverpool Remain Unbeaten

    Dec 22 2018

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to break down Liverpool and Dortmund's victories, look ahead to Juventus v Roma and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first match with Man United.

  • Caught Offside: Solskjaer debut for Man Utd

    Dec 21 2018

    Spurs revel in their Carabao Cup win vs Arsenal but worry remains regarding the future of Poch. Plus, Solskjaer prepares for his Man U debut and rap battle topics are selected... yes, that is happening.

  • What's Next for Jose?

    Dec 20 2018

    Sid Lowe and Ian Darke join the FC crew to discuss Jose Mourinho's future, what Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will bring to Man United, preview Liverpool's match with Wolves, and more.

  • Serie Awesome: Roma to end Juve's run?

    Dec 20 2018

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini look ahead to Roma v Juve, ask if Inter will hire Jose Mourinho and discuss whether Napoli will take the Europa League seriously.

  • Solskjaer Named Man United Caretaker

    Dec 20 2018

    Raf Honigstein joins the FC crew to discuss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer being named Man United caretaker manager. Plus, the guys break down Tottenham's Carabao Cup win over Arsenal.

  • Caught Offside: Mourinho out

    Dec 19 2018

    The Mourinho era comes to an end at Old Trafford. We break down what went wrong in the company of Daniel Storey. Plus, Champions League knockout stage previews, bad stat trivia and more.

  • The End of Mourinho?

    Dec 18 2018

    Mark Ogden, Julien Laurens and Gab Marcotti join the FC crew to discuss Man United's decision to sack Jose Mourinho and question if he'll ever manage again.

  • UCL Round of 16 Set

    Dec 17 2018

    Reaction to the Champions League round of 16 draw, Zlatan Ibrahimovic hinting at staying with LA Galaxy and Major League Soccer's new playoff format.

  • Klopp vs. Mourinho

    Dec 14 2018

    Stewart Robson joins the FC crew to discuss Jose Mourinho's latest comments, and to preview Liverpool-Man United. Gab Marcotti reacts to the European struggles of Milan clubs.

  • USWNT Better Than Ever Entering 2019?

    Dec 14 2018

    Alexis Nunes and Kate Markgraf assess the USWNT's outlook for the 2019 Women's World Cup. Plus, a look at the key groups and why Norway's Ada Hegerberg will not play.

  • Mourinho's Mixed Signals

    Dec 14 2018

    Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Jose Mourhino's criticism of his players, Raheem Sterling's comments on the media and how Barcelona should handle Ousmane Dembele.

  • Serie Awesome: Spalletti to Blame for Inter's UCL Exit?

    Dec 13 2018

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss what went wrong for Inter against PSV, where Napoli fell short at Anfield and Juve's complacency in defeat vs. Young Boys.

  • Man United Stumble Into Knockouts

    Dec 13 2018

    The FC crew are joined by Steve McManaman to break down the Champions League losses by Man United, Real Madrid and Juventus and look ahead to potential round of 16 pairings.

  • Caught Offside: Champions League Recap

    Dec 13 2018

    Andrew joins the pod from Las Vegas as the boys discuss a dramatic ending to the group stage of the Champions League for both Spurs and Liverpool.

  • Liverpool and Tottenham Advance

    Dec 12 2018

    Gab Marcotti and the FC crew break down Liverpool's win over Napoli and Tottenham's draw with Barcelona, results that sent both sides through in the Champions League.

  • Liverpool-Napoli Preview

    Dec 10 2018

    The FC crew look ahead to big UCL matches for Liverpool and Spurs, and Peter Walton gives his take on the alleged racial abuse toward Raheem Sterling at Stamford Bridge.

  • Lionel Messi Dominates Espanyol

    Dec 10 2018

    The FC crew discuss Lionel Messi's game against Espanyol,Liverpool's upcoming Champions League match-up with Napoli,Jose Mourhino's comments about Paul Pogba and Extra Time.

  • Stamford Bridge Showdown

    Dec 09 2018

    Reaction to Manchester City picking up their first Premier League loss of the season, Gab Marcotti recaps Saturday's action in Serie A and much more.

  • Juventus Derby Victors

    Dec 08 2018

    Gab Marcotti joins the crew to discuss Juventus' victory over Inter,a preview of Chelsea/Manchester City and the MLS Cup Final.

  • Caught Offside: MLS Cup Final preview & Midweek EPL

    Dec 07 2018

    It's the busy season in the Premier League and that means plenty of midweek action to discuss. Plus, we get you fully prepared for MLS Cup Final and Gregg Berhalter reveals his plan... JJ is excited.

  • Mourinho Compliments Pogba

    Dec 07 2018

    The FC crew discuss Jose Mourinho's comments on Paul Pogba's performance against Arsenal, Jurgen Klopp's take on Burnley's tough tackling, preview Juventus vs. Inter and more.

  • Arsenal Extend Unbeaten Run

    Dec 05 2018

    The ESPN FC crew discuss Arsenal's 2-2 draw at Manchester United, Chelsea's loss against Wolves and much more. Plus, Extra Time.

  • Serie Awesome: Do Inter have a big-team mentality?

    Dec 05 2018

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss Inter's mentality, Gennaro Gattuso's managerial future at Milan and much more.

  • ESPN FC 100: Debating the full rankings

    Dec 05 2018

    Ian Darke is joined by ESPN FC's expert panel of journalists to break down the ESPN FC 100 and give their take on the top picks and surprise omissions.

  • Man City Continue Winning Run

    Dec 05 2018

    Stewart Robson joins the FC crew to discuss Manchester City's win against Watford and preview Arsenal's match at Manchester United. Plus, Extra Time.

  • Modric Wins Ballon d'Or

    Dec 04 2018

    The FC crew discuss Luka Modric's Ballon d'Or win, preview Man United-Arsenal and sit down with Virgil van Dijk to get his take on the dramatic Merseyside derby.