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Managing Madrid Podcast: Checking In On Lopetegui’s Tactical Identity

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Kiyan, Gabe, and Om discuss pre-season, youth development, tactics, transfers, and much more

Manchester United v Real Madrid - International Champions Cup 2018 Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images

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

  • Real Madrid’s pressing against Juventus looking good
  • Checking in on Lopetegui’s tactical identity
  • Marco Asensio as a false 9
  • Gareth Bale reliance
  • Sergio Reguilion pre-season progress
  • Javi Sanchez pre-season progress
  • Dani Carvajal form
  • What happens to Fede Valverde and Martin Odegaard?
  • Odriozola ‘vs’ Carvajal
  • Sergio Aguero fit?
  • Is Serie A on the rise?
  • Boateng / Jay-Z stuff
  • What happens to Andriy Lunin this season?
  • Playing for your rival -- how can Madridistas play for Barca and vice versa?
  • The formations Lopetegui used against Juve
  • Lopetegui deleting his social media
  • Raul’s FIFA icon card
  • And more.

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Hosts this week:

Gabe Lezra (@ElEzrah)

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Om Arvind (@OmVArvind)