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Sept. 17, 2018

#12: Nathan Motz of PortuGOAL.net

On Episode 12, host Danny Pinto spoke with American freelance writer Nathan Motz, who has been a contributor for Tom Kundert's PortuGOAL.net and a co-author with Tom (and others) on two English-language books about Portuguese...

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Sept. 5, 2018

#11: Eric Vieira of Guys in Shorts LA & Corner of the Galaxy Podcasts

We are back!!! On Episode 11, host Danny Pinto speaks with Eric Vieira of Guys in Shorts LA and Corner of the Galaxy Podcasts. They discuss the upcoming matches versus Croatia and Italy, breakdown the 23-man roster for these ...

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July 12, 2018

#10: Tom Kundert of PortuGOAL.net

Host Danny Pinto is joined by the godfather of English-language coverage of the Seleção, Tom Kundert from PortuGOAL.net. Danny and Tom discuss the impact of Cristiano Ronaldo's move to Juventus and the Seleção's performance i...

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July 5, 2018

#9: POR-URU & Seleção World Cup Review

Host Danny Pinto reviews Portugal's 2-1 loss vs. Uruguay to knock Portugal out of the World Cup. He also gives his thoughts on Fernando Santos, the players, and their overall performances. Finally, Danny gives an update on th...

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June 27, 2018

#8: LIVE from Portugal Viewing Party at Avaya Stadium

We bring you Episode 8 from the Portugal-Iran Viewing Party at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, CA. Host Danny Pinto gives his thoughts on the 1-1 draw, the VAR rulings, and his prediction for the match with Uruguay. Danny is …

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June 21, 2018

#7: Eric Krakauer of beIN Sports

Episode 7 brings guest Eric Krakauer of beIN Sports. Eric and host Danny Pinto breakdown Portugal's 1-0 win vs. Morocco and preview the huge match vs. Iran. www.selecaopod.com Facebook.com/SelecaoPod @SelecaoPod (Twitter/Inst...

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June 17, 2018

#6: Review of Spain Match w/Brian Toste

On Episode 6, host Danny Pinto reviews the Portugal-Spain 3-3 draw to open World Cup play. Danny is also joined by his cousin Brian Toste from Canada. They go over the Spain match and Brian gives his thoughts on what …

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June 12, 2018

#5: World Cup Preview Round Table w/James Faria, Steve Ferreira, & Ne…

The World Cup is upon us and the Seleção Podcast gets you ready on Episode 5...Host Danny Pinto is joined by childhood friends James Faria, Steve Ferreira, and Nelson Azevedo in a World Cup-round table discussion. They discus...

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June 9, 2018

#4: Review of Algeria, Bruno Fernandes & Gonçalo Guedes, & Guest Marc…

Welcome to Episode 4! Host Danny Pinto shares some good news regarding the show, as well as give his thoughts on the 3-0 victory over Algeria in Portugal's final tune-up before the World Cup. Danny also discusses the merit of...

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June 5, 2018

#3: Rui Miguel Martins of Futebol Factory

It's Episode 3 of The Seleção Podcast. Host Danny Pinto reviews Portugal's nil-nil draw vs. Belgium and is joined by Rui Miguel Martins, editor-in-chief of Futebol Factory in Toronto to get his thoughts on the Seleção heading...

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May 31, 2018

#2: Tunisia Friendly, Listener Feedback, & Guest Jimmy Enes

Welcome to Episode 2 of The Seleção Podcast! This week, host Danny Pinto welcomes guest Jimmy Enes to the show. Danny gives his thoughts on the Tunisia 2-2 draw and shares some of the listeners' feedback on the match, as …

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May 25, 2018

#1: Welcome to The Seleção Podcast

Welcome to the debut episode of The Seleção Podcast! Your host, Danny Pinto, reviews the 23-man Seleção squad for the World Cup 2018 in Russia with guest Michael Teixeira. They also go over the Seleção's perception as a threa...

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