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On this episode, Kiyan Sobhani, Matt Wiltse, and Om Arvind discuss:
- Real Madrid’s consistency in the league from a results standpoint
- What was Real Madrid’s biggest issue in the first half vs Rayo Vallecano?
- The on-ball positioning
- Dealing with Rayo’s press (and other teams in general, looking ahead to Barcelona and PSG)
- Thibau Courtois’s performance
- Luka Modric’s performance
- Carlo Ancelotti’s post-game quotes
- The Fede Valverde - Toni Kroos - Luka Modric lineup vs PSG as prophesied by Carlo himself
- Alternatively, a discussion on Fede on the RW.
- How are we supposed to turn on the high press magically by the time the 2nd leg starts?
- Is Carlo’s decision making based on job security?
- His quotes about ‘trying to press’
- The performances of Dani Carvajal and Ferland Mendy
- Marco Asensio’s perfromance
- Carlo’s subs
- The brilliance of Real Madrid’s goal
- And more.
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Hosts this week:
Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)
Matt Wiltse (@MattWiltse4)
Om Arvind (@OmVASports)