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Managing Madrid Podcast: Levante Post-game, Aug 22: Isco starts, Vinny on fire, bad defense

Kiyan Sobhani, Matt Wiltse, and Om Arvind break down Real Madrid’s 3 - 3 draw away to Levante

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Levante UD v Real Madrid CF - La Liga Santander Photo by Quality Sport Images/Getty Images

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On this Patron-only episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani, Matt Wiltse, and Om Arvind discuss:

  • WE ARE ENTERTAINED
  • Carlo Ancelotti’s Menthos
  • The Casemiro - Fede Valverde - Isco trio
  • Isco’s role and performance
  • Does he really slow the game down?
  • Levante’s high line
  • Eden Hazard’s performance
  • Our attacking structure
  • Casemiro’s performance
  • Entertainment vs efficiency
  • Breaking down the goals that Real Madrid conceded
  • Lucas Vazquez’s performance
  • Ancelotti’s subs
  • Marco Asensio taking over Isco’s role in central midfield
  • Vinicius Jr’s performance
  • Should he start?
  • Ancelotti’s post-game thoughts on Vinny
  • Luka Jovic and Gareth Bale
  • Lucas Vazqeuz as right back
  • And more.

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Hosts this week:

Om Arvind (@OmVAsports)

Kiyan Sobhani (@kiyanSo)

Matt Wiltse (@mattWiltse4)