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Managing Madrid Podcast: Al Jazira Post-game, CWC Memories, and More

Gabe and Kiyan talk about an eventful CWC semi-final, and take questions from Patrons

Al Jazira v Real Madrid CF - FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images

On this Patron-only episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Gabe Lezra and Kiyan Sobhani discussed:

- The emotions that this CWC semi-final put us through

- What to extract -- or not to extract

- Off-the-chart xG and Lord Khaseif

- Lack of interest in defending counter-attacks

- VAR kinks

- Gareth Bale's return

- The performances of Karim Benzema, Achraf Hakimi, and Isco

- National team support

- CWC memories: Raul and Roberto Carlos

- The best babysitters in Real Madrid's squad

- Winter transfers

- And more!

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Gabe Lezra (@GabeLezra)

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

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