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Managing Madrid Podcast: Cristiano Ronaldo Is Too Good

Kiyan and Gabe discuss the King’s performance against Girona, and answer a bunch of fun questions from fans

Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images

On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Gabe Lezra discuss:

  • Real Madrid blowing their xG out of the water again
  • Pablo Machin’s efficient schemes this season
  • Toni Kroos’s brilliance all over the pitch
  • The general direct approach from the front six in the final third
  • Set-piece defending
  • Lucas Vazquez’s form
  • Cristiano Ronaldo going into unicorn mode
  • The benefits of owning a smaller team in La Liga the way Manchester City do with Girona
  • Where do the Messi fan boys come from, exactly? Like, physically. How do they always pop up?
  • Our favourite (and least favourite) podcasts ever recorded
  • The Karim Benzema criticism
  • The polarizing player that Isco has become
  • Real Madrid’s worst finishes in La Liga history
  • And more

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Hosts this week:

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Gabe Lezra (@ElEzrah)

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