On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Om Arvind and Gabe Lezra discuss:
- Paco Jémez’s impractical tactics
- Real Madrid’s man marking of Las Palmas’ deep midfielders
- Jesús Vallejo’s and Raphael Varane’s assured performances
- Las Palmas’ poor shot quality
- Modric’s excellent passing and man of the match performance
- Bale and Benzema’s impressive performances
- Benzema’s poor finishing
- The progression of statistics in football and sports in general
- Player hairstyles
- Could Ronaldo become a great coach?
- What is expected goals (xG) again?
- Why wasn’t Ceballos in the squad?
- Will/should Lucas Vázquez make the Spain squad for the World Cup?
- Should Real throw their match vs. Atlético so Atléti have a better chance to win the league instead of Barca?
- Clarification on the formation vs. Las Palmas
Later, they are joined by Teddy Maglio to discuss:
- Liverpool vs. Manchester City
- Salah’s meteoric rise.
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Hosts this week:
Om Arvind (@OmVArvind)
Gabe Lezra (@ElEzrah)
Teddy Maglio (@archduke_franz)