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Managing Madrid Podcast: Real Madrid 4 - 0 Real Zaragoza, Copa del Rey 05 / 06

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Kiyan Sobhani and Matt Wiltse revisit a near remontada at the Bernabeu, and some dark days surrounding it

Real Madrid v Real Zaragoza Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images

On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Matt Wiltse discuss:

- The 2005 - 2006 season

- How Real Madrid lost the first leg against Real Zaragoza in the Copa del Rey 6 - 1.

- Why the team’s situation was worse then than it is now

- The post-peak Galacticos

- David Beckham’s unparalleled crossing

- An assessment of Robinho

- Zinedine Zidane on his last legs

- Signings in the summer of ‘06

- Robinho’s debut vs Cadiz

- Jonathan Woodgate’s legacy

- All the defensive midfielders signed after Claude Makelele was sold

- And a ton more from this game and season

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Hosts this week:

Matt Wiltse (@MattWitltse4)

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)