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Managing Madrid Podcast: Champions League Hangover

Kiyan Sobhani and Matt Wiltse talk about the grind-session in Ipurua, the diamond, Cristiano transcendence, Odegaard, and more

Eibar v Real Madrid - La Liga Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images

On this episode of the Managing Madrid Pocast, Kiyan Sobhani and Matt Wiltse discuss:

  • Real Madrid’s Champions League hangover in Ipurua
  • The great (and not so efficient against Real Madrid) Eibar
  • The diamond issue, and Isco’s role
  • Gareth Bale’s role in the 4-4-2
  • Wing-backs not pushing up until later in the match when the scheme shifted a bit
  • Luka Modric being so, so good at football
  • Cristiano Ronaldo, and why we don’t talk enough about the GOAT
  • Sergio Ramos’s accident
  • The unpredictability of Zidane’s starting XI in a big match
  • Madridista friends growing up
  • Martin Odegaard, next steps
  • And more

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Hosts this week:

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Matt Wiltse (@MattWiltse4)

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