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 2016 European and inaugural UEFA Nations League Champions.

Recent Episodes

#60: 2022 World Cup Draw Review

April 2, 2022

On Episode 60, host Danny Pinto is joined by Tom Kundert of PortuGOAL.net, as they Take a look back at the Seleção's road to Qatar via the playoff Analyze Portugal's World Cup Draw Discuss what the Seleção needs to do and fi…

#59: Relief and Redemption

March 30, 2022

World Cup Bound!!! On Episode 59, host Danny Pinto is joined by Marc Lewis (@MarcLewisEU), a football commentator for ESPN, as they reviewed Portugal's 2-0 victory over North Macedonia that clinched the Seleção's place in Q…

Guest: Marc Lewis

#58: Get To Know Macedonia

March 27, 2022

On Episode 58, host Danny Pinto is joined by Filip Mishov (@fmishov), a freelance sports journalist from Macedonia, to preview the World Cup Playoff Final between Portugal and North Macedonia taking place on March 29 at the …

Guest: Filip Mishov

#57: One Down, One To Go

March 27, 2022

On Episode 57, host Danny Pinto is joined by Nathan Motz of PortuGOAL.net, as they take a look back at Portugal's 3-1 victory against Turkey in their World Cup Playoff Semifinal match at the Dragão. Danny and Nathan also dis…

Guest: Nathan Motz

Recent Blog Posts

Rúben Dias Among Six Seleção Players Named to ESPNFC's #FC…

On Tuesday, ESPNFC released their annual #FC100 list, ranking "The Beautiful Game's" best men's players and coaches. Among the players chosen, six Portug…

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 Qualifier...in 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 …