On this Patron-only episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani, Om Arvind, Matt Wiltse, and Eduardo Alvarez discuss:
- Why Chelsea are a different beast from Liverpool and Atalanta
- Chelsea’s press
- Did our predictions come true?
- Real Madrid’s disjointed press
- Our physical state
- How does this rank among all-time ‘uncomfortable’ Real Madrid knockout ties?
- Chelsea’s depth
- Casemiro’s mistakes
- Luka Modric’s performance
- Marcelo’s performance
- Thomas Tuchel’s tactics and post-game explanations
- Om Arvind’s explanation on how Chelsea exploited Real Madrid’s defensive line
- What would’ve been the solution?
- Strengths and weaknesses of Eder Militao and Nacho
- Breaking down several bad defensive sequences
- A socio’s perspective of the European Super League
- Revisiting Jose Mourinho’s “por que” speech
- Breaking down Christian Pulisic’s goal
- How good is Rudiger?
- Real Madrid’s problems during build-up
- Karim Benzema’s performance
- Breaking down his goal
- Our danger from set-pieces
- Is Benzema’s celebration?
- 2nd half adjustments
- Possession splits in each half
- Zinedine Zidane’s subs
- What was the point of the Rodrygo Goes sub?
- Can Eden Hazard and Vinicius Jr co-exist?
- Thomas Tuchel’s subs
- Dani Carvajal’s performance
- Are we still in the title race?
- How do Real Madrid players perceive Florentino Perez now?
- 2nd-leg adjustments
- Where does this rank among Benzema’s best goals?
- Rotations this weekend
- And more.
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Hosts this week:
Om Arvind (@OmVAsports)
Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)
Matt Wiltse (@MattWiltse4)
Eduardo Alvarez (@Alvarez)