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Managing Madrid Podcast: Breaking Down The Derby

Kiyan, Om, and Gabe talk details of the derby, and answer questions from fans

On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani, Gabe Lezra, and Om Arvind dicuss:

  • How close this was to a stereotypical derby
  • Gareth Bale’s role: What it was, what it should’ve been, and why he looked better in certain moments over others
  • The regression of Atletico over the past few years
  • The tactics from both sides
  • xG, and context needed
  • Pasillo, and all the controversy around Zidane’s comments about it
  • Mateo Kovacic’s defensive shift
  • Antoine Griezmann’s celebration
  • Most annoying opponents to play against
  • Zinedine Zidane’s minute distribution, and his decision to pull Cristiano Ronaldo out
  • And more

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Hosts this week:

Gabe Lezra (@GabeLezra)

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Om Arvind (@OmVArvind)

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