On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Om Arvind discuss:
- Another positive performance!
- Lopetegui’s desire to control games, and the absurd amount of possession
- The change of style, and the emphasis on efficiency
- Things Real Madrid do need to improve on
- What is the most efficient front six?
- Where does Marcos Llorente fit?
- Luka Modric’s freedome
- Bale and Benzema shot volume
- Marcelo’s freak passing and shaky defensive start
- Vinicius getting bit, plus Kiyan’s conversation with Solari
- Karim Benzema’s link-up play, and the difference between this season and last season
- Dani Carvajal baby steps
- Mariano and the #7
- Sergio Ramos’s positioning under Loeptegui
- The Cristiano no-show controversy
- Saying goodbye to Fabio Coentrao
- And more!
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Hosts this week:
Gabe Lezra (@ElEzrah)
Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)
Om Arvind (@OmVArvind)