The Seleção Podcast

The Seleção Podcast

Hosted by Danny Pinto, “The Seleção Podcast” is an English-language soccer/football podcast covering the Portuguese National Team, the reigning European and inaugural UEFA Nations League Champions.

Recent Episodes

#42: Which Seleção Team is the Greatest Portugal Side not to Win a Major Tournament?

May 6, 2021

On Episode 42, host Danny Pinto is joined by the authors of "The Thirteenth Chapter": Tom Kundert, …

#41: A Giveaway, A Robbery, & Top of the Group

April 1, 2021

On Episode 41, host Danny Pinto is joined by TugaScout founder and PortuGOAL contributor Alex Gonça…

#40: The "Road to Qatar" Begins

March 22, 2021

WE ARE BACK!!! On Episode 40, host Danny Pinto is joined by Nathan Motz of as they lo…

Guest: Nathan Motz

#39: Defending Nations League Champs...No More

Nov. 20, 2020

On Episode 39, host Danny Pinto and Tom Kundert of review the disappointment of the l…

Guest: Tom Kundert

#38: Youth + Experience = Nations League Repeat?

Nov. 13, 2020

On Episode 38, host Danny Pinto reviews Fernando Santos’ 25-man roster, recaps the 7-0 Friendly win…

Recent Blog Posts

Analysis of Roster Announcement for March WC Qualifiers

On Tuesday, Portugal manager Fernando Santos announced his initial squad for 2022 World Cup qualifiers, revealing the 25-man roster who will be tasked to…

FPF Announces "Home" WC Italy???

The Seleção's "Road to Qatar 2022" will begin with a "home" match against Azerbaijan, but the fixture will not be played in Portugal. Due …

FPF Announces Two Pre-EURO 2020 Friendlies

The Federation of Portuguese Football (FPF) announced today that Portugal will face Spain and Israel in the beginning of June leading up to the defense o…