On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Om Arvind discuss:
- The overall takeaways from this game
- Real Betis’s performance
- Real Madrid’s press
- The way Rubi had Betis’s build-up structured
- Luka Modric showing signs of physical decline
- Rodrygo Goes and Eden Hazard’s performance on the wings
- How Vinicius Jr changed the game
- The difference between him and Rodrygo
- The xG spike after his entrance
- Does he feel the pressure being compared to Rodrygo?
- Ferland Mendy’s ball-carrying ability and overall performance
- Casemiro’s performance
- Zinedine Zidane’s subs
- Marcelo’s defense throughout his career
- Why Sergio Ramos, Raphael Varane, and Pepe have had the toughest defensive assignments among elite defenders in football
- Zidane’s talent evaluation
- And more.
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Hosts this week:
Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)
Om Arvind (@OmVArvind)