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ESPN FC

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

Episodes

  • 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.

  • Higuain Lifts Blues

    Feb 03 2019

    The FC crew break down Chelsea's hammering of Huddersfield Town and whether they've turned a corner in the Premier League.

  • 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.

  • Caught Offside: Lads, it's Spurs

    Jan 25 2019

    Andrew emerges from his veil of tears to talk about another crushing semi-final defeat for Spurs. Did Sarri's tough talk do the trick? Plus, Atlanta load up for 2019.

  • 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 Higuain'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.

  • Caught Offside: Is it too late now to say Sarri?

    Jan 23 2019

    In light of Sarri's scathing press conference, the boys go "In the Club" with Chelsea. Plus, Tottenham's injury woes continue and JJ still has concerns for Liverpool.

  • PSG's Transfer Woes

    Jan 23 2019

    Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to talk PSG's lack of signings and how it impacts their UCL chances. Plus, the guys discuss the latest on the Gonzalo Higuain transfer saga.

  • Head Injuries In Soccer

    Jan 22 2019

    Taylor Twellman joins Stephania Bell to provide an update on the current state of recognition and in-game management of head injuries in soccer. He offers his thoughts on what rule changes are needed to improve player safety at all levels and announces his new athlete advisory role with a neurotechnology company.

  • 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.

  • Caught Offside: Derby Day review & Berhalter hiring

    Dec 03 2018

    Two games, so many questions: was Pickford to blame? Should Klopp have been on the pitch? Are Arsenal back? Was that more deflating than usual for Spurs? Plus, Berhalter, Adams, Villa and more!

  • Max & Herc: 'I Feel Bad for Gregg Berhalter'

    Dec 03 2018

    The guys discuss Gregg Berhalter's appointment as USMNT coach, the Liga MX playoffs and early retirements in MLS. Plus, a chat with Atlanta keeper Brad Guzan ahead of MLS Cup.

  • North London Classic

    Dec 02 2018

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss Arsenal's win over Tottenham, Liverpool's last-gasp victory against Everton and Sunday's Serie A action.

  • United Salvage Draw

    Dec 01 2018

    The FC crew break down Man United's comeback, Mourinho's comments on his players and Real Madrid's recent struggles.

  • Derby Day Preview

    Dec 01 2018

    Stewart Robson joins the FC crew to preview the North London and Merseyside derbies. Plus, the group reacts to the latest Ballon d'Or rumors.

  • Caught Offside: Champions League & MLS Conference Finals

    Nov 30 2018

    The boys take a look back at the midweek Champions League action including PSG's big win, Tottenham's re-emergence & Dortmund's use of Pulisic. Plus, Jeff Carlisle joins to wrap up the MLS conference finals.

  • Klopp Calls Out PSG

    Nov 30 2018

    Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss PSG's antics against Liverpool and preview the North London Derby. Plus, Shaka Hislop reveals his latest power rankings.

  • Serie Awesome: Is Icardi a luxury player for Inter Milan?

    Nov 29 2018

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss Inter's defeat against Tottenham, Roma's identity, Juve's lack of convincing results, Napoli's UCL chances and more.

  • Liverpool on the Brink

    Nov 29 2018

    Reaction to PSG's dominant win over Liverpool and breaking down the permutations of Group C. Plus, the guys thoughts on Tottenham keeping their Champions League hopes alive.

  • United Through to Knockouts

    Nov 28 2018

    Raphael Honigstein joins the FC crew to break down Man United's late winner, Jose Mourinho's post-match comments and the rest of Matchday 5 in the Champions League.

  • Caught Offside: EPL recap & Copa Libertadores chaos

    Nov 27 2018

    Andrew enjoys the "Sonny" side of life while things remain heartless at Old Trafford. Plus, Tim Vickery discusses the Copa Libertadores madness and Diego Maradona speaks... sort of.

  • Ask the Ref

    Nov 26 2018

    Peter Walton takes on this weekend's biggest refereeing decisions, and Ricardo Ortiz shares his thoughts on the Copa Libertadores final situation.

  • Max & Herc: 'That's So Metro!'

    Nov 26 2018

    The guys break down the first legs of the MLS conference finals and make their Liga MX playoffs picks. Sebastian Salazar joins the show to discuss his bilingual MLS coverage.

  • Two on Tri: Tuca Ferretti's Parting Words

    Nov 26 2018

    Seb and Herc discuss Mexico's friendlies in Argentina, Tuca Ferretti's comments after his last match in charge, the treatment of European-based players by the FMF and more.

  • Chelsea Feeling Blue

    Nov 26 2018

    The FC crew welcome Gab Marcotti to breakdown the fallout of Tottenham vs Chelsea, Barcelona's players claiming Atletico don't attack enough and Bayern Munich.

  • Spurs Dominate Chelsea

    Nov 25 2018

    The FC crew discusses Tottenham's win over Chelsea, Real Madrid's stumble against Eibar, and Barcelona's draw with Atletico.

  • Clash at Wembley

    Nov 23 2018

    The FC crew are joined by Ian Darke to preview the Tottenham-Chelsea match, discuss Jose Mourinho's latest comments and look ahead to Lazio-Milan.

  • Atletico vs. Barcelona Preview

    Nov 22 2018

    The FC crew, and Sid Lowe, preview this weekend's Atletico Madrid and Barcelona match-up,discuss Ousmane Dembele and James Rodriguez's futures,and much more. Plus, Extra Time.

  • Who deserves the Ballon d'Or?

    Nov 21 2018

    The FC crew submit their votes for the Ballon d'Or, assess the rumors linking Zlatan with a return to Milan and Gab Marcotti shares the latest on a European Super League.

  • Serie Awesome: Italy's end product; Zlatan to Milan?

    Nov 21 2018

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini talk all things Italy following their late win over the U.S., the pros and cons of a Zlatan Ibrahimovic return to Milan and more.

  • Caught Offside: USA-Italy recap

    Nov 21 2018

    We put on our nice sweaters, light a fire, some guy plays the piano and we discuss all we have to be thankful for in American soccer. Plus, Nations League, Lukaku raps and the pensionable Tim Cahill.

  • PSG's International Nightmare

    Nov 21 2018

    Julien Laurens reacts to Neymar and Kylian Mbappe getting injured in Tuesday's friendlies. Herculez Gomez shares his thoughts on the United States' loss to Italy.

  • Nations League Final Set

    Nov 20 2018

    The FC crew discuss the Netherlands' dramatic comeback in Germany and Frank Leboeuf joins in to talk PSG's UCL survival chances and if a French player can win the Ballon d'Or.

  • Max & Herc: Garber's Best-Kept Secret

    Nov 19 2018

    Sebastian Salazar joins the guys to talk Liga MX collusion, Tata Martino, Oscar Pareja and possibly Maradona making coaching moves, and the never-ending USMNT coaching saga.

  • Two on Tri: Tata Watch Becomes a Drama

    Nov 19 2018

    Seb and Herc discuss the reports Tata Martino is set to become the Mexico coach, including the drama surrounding the news. Plus, the guys evaluate El Tri's trip to Argentina.

  • Kane Saves England

    Nov 19 2018

    Gab Marcotti and the ESPN FC crew discuss England's win against Croatia in the Nations League, Christian Pulisic's future and much more.

  • Portugal Punch Their Ticket

    Nov 18 2018

    Sebastian Salazar and Paul Mariner break down Portugal's group clinching draw ti Italy, preview England Croatia and discuss the latest Christian Pulisic transfer rumor.

  • Caught Offside: USA-England recap

    Nov 16 2018

    The boys vent some of their USA frustration following a 3-0 defeat at Wembley. Plus, we bicker over Wayne Rooney's send off, Paul Pogba's return "home," and grass... yes, grass.

  • England Dismantle USMNT

    Nov 16 2018

    The FC crew break down a busy day in Europe as Wayne Rooney gets his final England appearance and Croatia take down Spain in the UEFA Nations League.

  • Pressure On Pulisic?

    Nov 15 2018

    The FC crew discuss Christian Pulisic's USMNT return, Wayne Rooney's final cap for England and Ousmane Dembele's disciplinary issues at Barcelona.

  • Serie Awesome: Higuain's outburst & Inter's vulnerabilities

    Nov 14 2018

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss Gonzalo Higuain's sending off against Juventus, what went wrong for Inter at Atalanta, Roma's inconsistencies and more.

  • Caught Offside: Wild weekend in European football

    Nov 14 2018

    There are meaty pods and then there's this one: Manchester Derby, Charlie Austin, Der Klassiker, MLS conference finals, Wayne Rooney, England-USA, Ian Joy... it's ALL there!

  • Klopp's Trophy Hunt

    Nov 13 2018

    Raf Honigstein and Jon Champion join the FC crew to discuss Liverpool's silverware hopes, Dortmund's incredible start and VAR's future in England.

  • Max & Herc: Dude, Where's My Car Show?

    Nov 13 2018

    The guys discuss the MLS conference semis and the USMNT coaching search. Plus, Merritt Paulson on the Timbers' playoff run, why he might quit Twitter, Guns N'Roses and more.

  • Manchester's Lopsided Derby

    Nov 12 2018

    The FC crew look back at Manchester City's win over their crosstown rivals, discuss how far Manchester United have fallen and break down Alvaro Morata's season so far.

  • City Rule Manchester

    Nov 12 2018

    The FC crew break down Manchester City's convincing win in the Manchester derby. Gab Marcotti joins to talk Barcelona's loss to Real Betis and Juventus' win at Milan.

  • A Classic Klassiker

    Nov 11 2018

    The FC crew discusses Dortmund's huge victory over Bayern Munich, Tottenham's win at Crystal Palace, plus Matteo Bonetti previews Sunday's clash between AC Milan and Juventus.

  • Two on Tri: Sanchez Flores Right for Mexico?

    Nov 09 2018

    Sebi Salazar and Herculez Gomez discuss the latest in Mexico's coaching search, assess the latest roster and examine the future of Liga MX's infamous "pacto de caballeros."

  • Ramos Apologizes for Elbow

    Nov 09 2018

    The FC crew, and Peter Walton, discuss some controversial plays from this week's UEFA Champions League, Jose Mourinho's gesture to Juve fans and much more. Plus, Extra Time.

  • Caught Offside: Wednesday Champions League Recap

    Nov 08 2018

    The boys reflect on Manchester United's dramatic comeback vs Juve and discuss Sergio Ramos doing Sergio Ramos things. Plus, Boca is playing River and therefore, houses are being burned down.

  • Serie Awesome: UCL hopes & Napoli's chances at Anfield

    Nov 08 2018

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti & Paolo Bandini discuss the latest UCL action for Serie A clubs, Krzysztof Piatek's season with Genoa and if Napoli stand a chance versus Liverpool.

  • Mourinho Steals the Spotlight

    Nov 08 2018

    The FC crew react to Manchester United's late win against Juventus, Raheem Sterling's controversial penalty and Neymar's claim of disrespectful comments by a referee.

  • Caught Offside: Tuesday Champions League Recap

    Nov 07 2018

    On this election day pod, we take a look back at the Tuesday Champions League results and wonder if Liverpool are in trouble, if Thierry is in over his head and if Spurs are alive?

  • Liverpool Stunned in Belgrade

    Nov 07 2018

    Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Liverpool's loss at Red Star, PSG's draw at Napoli and Tottenham's comeback win against PSV.

  • Time for PSG to Worry?

    Nov 05 2018

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to preview PSG's rematch with Napoli in the Champions League and discuss whether Arsene Wenger would be a good fit at Milan.

  • Max & Herc: Fight for MLS Cup Heats Up

    Nov 05 2018

    The guys break down the goings-on in the MLS Cup Playoffs, respond to the actions of spectators at LAFC's loss to RSL and examine Cruz Azul's pursuit of a domestic double.

  • Chelsea Keeping Pace

    Nov 05 2018

    The FC crew discuss Chelsea's jump up the Premier League table and Alvaro Morata's confidence under Maurizio Sarri. Plus, Gab Marcotti defends his comments on Inter Milan.

  • Bale's Disappointing Season

    Nov 02 2018

    Sid Lowe joins the FC crew as they discuss the state of Real Madrid, Saturday's clash between Arsenal and Liverpool and a discussion of everyone's favorite pie.

  • Solari Steps In

    Nov 01 2018

    The FC crew discuss Santiago Solari's first match in charge at Real Madrid, Wednesday's Carabao Cup action and the guys share their best Halloween stories.

  • Serie Awesome: Inspired Inter & Milan's tactical changes

    Oct 31 2018

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss the latest happenings in Serie A, including the rising stars at Inter and how a change of formation helped Milan.

  • Caught Offside: Arrested Development EPL Edition

    Oct 31 2018

    FINALLY! MLS' postseason is upon us and Atlanta's Julian Gressel joins to discuss his club's outlook. Plus, it's the 15 year anniversary of "Arrested Development." The boys honor one of their favorite shows through portal of the Premier League.

  • Caught Offside: Tragedy at Leicester

    Oct 31 2018

    Lifelong Leicester City supporter and current BT Sport broadcaster Andy May discusses the tragedy at the King Power. Plus, we analyze Lopetegui's sacking and Spurs' situation.

  • Max & Herc: MLS Season Awards

    Oct 30 2018

    The guys hand out their 2018 MLS awards and make their playoff picks. Sporting KC coach Peter Vermes calls in to discuss the playoffs, territorial scouting and the USMNT.

  • Lopetegui's Long Gone

    Oct 29 2018

    Reaction to Julen Lopetegui's firing at Real Madrid, Manchester City's hard-fought victory at Tottenham and Zlatan's LA Galaxy failing to make the MLS Cup Playoffs.

  • Last Legs for Lopetegui?

    Oct 29 2018

    Gab Marcotti and the FC crew discuss Barcelona's big win over Real Madrid, how long Lopetegui has left and Milan's emotional win over Sampdoria.

  • Ronaldo Lifts Juventus

    Oct 27 2018

    Dan Thomas and Shaka Hislop discuss Juventus' comeback win, Mohamed Salah's return to form and preview El Clasico.

  • 11 Straight for Arsenal

    Oct 25 2018

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss PSG's Champions League struggles, Arsenal's 11th straight win and Shaka's Power Rankings.

  • Caught Offside: Champions League roundup

    Oct 25 2018

    The boys look back on tough days for United, Spurs and PSG. Plus, we check to make sure that Christian Pulisic is in good hands and we analyze Leo Messi's sling.

  • Serie Awesome: Insigne vs. Dybala & managerial hot seats

    Oct 25 2018

    The Serie Awesome crew delve into Juve's win over Man United, Di Francesco and Gattuso's futures and if Inter Milan have been found out after their defeat to Barcelona.

  • PSG Salvage A Draw

    Oct 24 2018

    Gab Marcotti and Steve McManaman join the crew to break down Angel Di Maria's PSG heroics, Mo Salah's return to form and Tottenham's UCL struggles.

  • United's Lifeless Performance

    Oct 23 2018

    Julien Laurens and the FC crew discuss Manchester United's loss to Juventus at Old Trafford and Real Madrid's return to winning ways. Plus, Extra Time.

  • Max & Herc: All on the Line in MLS

    Oct 23 2018

    The guys preview MLS Decision Day 2018 and reveal their projected playoff seeding. Plus, a look at MLS supporters culture and Tata Martino's decision to leave Atlanta United.

  • Caught Offside: Chelsea battle back at the Bridge

    Oct 23 2018

    The boys look back at an eventful and controversial finish between Chelsea and United. Plus, we wonder if Fulham are the most disappointing team in the league. And we give the most obvious Wayne Rooney tribute ever... Schwing!

  • Arsenal's Perfect 10

    Oct 22 2018

    The FC crew break down Arsenal's 10th straight win and Mesut Ozil's performance. Mark Ogden joins the guys to preview Manchester United's Champions League clash with Juventus.

  • Messi to Miss El Clasico

    Oct 22 2018

    The FC crew react to Lionel Messi's injury, Gab Marcotti shares his thoughts on Inter's win in the Milan derby and the guys discuss D.C. United's run to the MLS Cup playoffs.

  • Bayern Calls Out Media

    Oct 19 2018

    Raphael Honigstein joins the FC crew to talk about Bayern Munich calling out the media's negative coverage of the club and why Germany is struggling.

  • Caught Offside: When is it ok to believe?

    Oct 18 2018

    What's wrong with Germany? Is it ok to believe in England? Is Eric Dier better than Sergio Busquets??? Plus, Miguel Delaney previews the EPL weekend and what type of wine best suits Andrew and JJ?

  • Serie Awesome: Italy inspired & Milan derby fever grows

    Oct 18 2018

    Join Mina Rzouki, Paolo Bandini and Gab Marcotti as they discuss Italy's international break, the upcoming Milan derby and other happenings in Serie A.

  • Caught Offside: Positive press

    Oct 18 2018

    The boys analyze the USMNT's most recent friendlies and plot a course for the future. Plus, #SaveTheCrew is happening! How this story turned on its head.

  • Two on Tri: Martino the right man for Mexico?

    Oct 17 2018

    Herculez Gomez and Sebastian Salazar assess if Tata Martino is the best option for Mexico and share their thoughts on El Tri's performances during the international break.

  • Thierry Henry's Tall Task

    Oct 17 2018

    The FC crew react to the USMNT's draw against Peru and welcome Julien Laurens to discuss Thierry Henry managing Monaco, Arsene Wenger's next step and Neymar's future with PSG.

  • Germany's Low Point

    Oct 16 2018

    Gab Marcotti joins the FC crew to discuss France's come-from-behind win against Germany in the UEFA Nations League and if Joachim Low's time is up.

  • England Stun Spain

    Oct 15 2018

    The FC crew break down Spain's home loss to England in the UEFA Nations League.

  • Max & Herc: The Crew are (Almost) Saved

    Oct 15 2018

    The guys discuss the big news out of Columbus and what it means for both Crew SC and a team in Austin. Plus, a look at USMNT-Peru and the latest on a potential rift in Mexico.

  • Germany's woes continue

    Oct 13 2018

    The FC crew discuss Germany's struggles in the Nations League, Mohamed Salah's injury and Thierry Henry's new gig. Plus, Extra Time!

  • Nations League Rolls On

    Oct 12 2018

    The FC crew discusses Belgium's victory over Switzerland, Croatia and England's World Cup semi-final rematch, and the United States' loss against Colombia.

  • What Is Mbappe's Potential?

    Oct 12 2018

    Julien Laurens joins the FC crew to discuss Kylian Mbappe's rise in Europe and if Zlatan Ibrahimovic could make a return to Manchester United.

  • Pogba's World Cup Hangover

    Oct 10 2018

    The FC crew react to Paul Pogba saying he lost his focus after the World Cup, reflect on the USMNT's progress a year later and discuss Shaka's Power Rankings.

  • Caught Offside: "You like me!"

    Oct 10 2018

    Michael Bradley is back with the USMNT; the boys discuss what that means with Jeff Carlisle. Plus, Neil Warnock establishes quite the high bar for a red card offense.

  • Two on Tri: Mexico's search for a head coach

    Oct 10 2018

    Herculez Gomez and Sebastian Salazar return to discuss Mexico's head coaching vacancy and the disconnect between Mexico's players and the Mexican Football Federation.

  • Serie Awesome: Juve the best in Europe?

    Oct 10 2018

    Mina Rzouki, Gab Marcotti and Paolo Bandini discuss the latest happenings in Serie A, including a debate on where Juventus rank among the best teams in Europe.

  • Caught Offside: Pollock and Leno

    Oct 10 2018

    The boys reflect on a surprising 0-0 at Anfield with Craig Burley. Plus, we take in The Tonight Show with Bernd Leno and JJ compares a Jackson Pollock painting to Jose Mourinho.

  • Ballon d'Or Favorites

    Oct 09 2018

    The ESPN FC crew give their picks to win the Ballon d'Or. Raf Honigstein shares his thoughts on Dortmund's great start and what Bayern can do to turn their season around.