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Managing Madrid Podcast: Gento and the YeYes win the 6th European Cup title

Kiyan Sobhani and Matt Wiltse re-watch and dissect the 1966 European Cup final

Gento With The Cup Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

This episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast is brought to you by The Guild. — proud sponsors of the Managing Madrid Podcast World Tour!

On this episode, we discuss:

  • The not-so-fun 1966 broadcast
  • Miguel Muñoz’s starting lineup
  • The YeYe era
  • How special this would’ve been to see live
  • How this game puts the Alfredo di Stefano / Ferenc Puskas era into perspective
  • Araquistain
  • Paco Gento and Amancio Amaro
  • Importance of Fernando Serena’s winning goal
  • Overreactions to the goals
  • Tactics from both sides
  • Partizan’s reactions after the game
  • And more.

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Hosts this week:

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Matt Wiltse (@MattWiltse4)