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Managing Madrid Podcast: European Super League Emergency Podcast + Getafe Post-game

Kiyan Sobhani and Om Arvind read to the Super League announcement before Euan McTear joins the show to break down the Getafe game

Getafe CF v Real Madrid - La Liga Santander Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images

This episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast comes in two parts.

Part One (European Super League talk with Kiyan Sobhani and Om Arvind)

  • Latest Super League updates at the time of recording
  • How similar would it be to an American sports league?
  • Would it kill football?
  • The irony of UEFA and FIFA opposing it
  • Fluff quotes from owners
  • Real Madrid and Champions league divorce
  • And more.

Part Two — 38:20 — (Post-game podcast with Kiyan Sobhani and Euan McTear)

  • Zinedine Zidane’s starting XI vs Getafe
  • The decision to rest Karim Benzema and Toni Kroos
  • The tactical plan, and issues that came with it
  • Getafe’s physicality
  • Vinicius’s performance
  • Mariano Diaz’s performance
  • Rodrygo Goes’s role
  • Isco’s role and performance
  • Marco Asensio’s performance
  • Thibaut Courtois’s heroics
  • Eder Militao’s performance
  • Why didn’t Takefusa Kubo get on the field?
  • Isco’s physical state
  • Luka Modric’s performance
  • Can Alvaro Odriozola have a good career somewhere?
  • And more.

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Hosts this week:

Om Arvind (@OmVAsports)

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Euan McTear (@emctear)