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Managing Madrid Podcast: Chelsea 1st leg post-game: Benzema transcends

Kiyan Sobhani, Euan McTear, and Eduardo Alvarez break down a memorable night at Stamford Bridge

Chelsea FC v Real Madrid Quarter Final Leg One - UEFA Champions League Photo by Jose Hernandez/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

On this Patron-only episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani, Euan McTear, and Eduardo Alvarez discuss:

  • The Stamford Bridge away end
  • Carlo Ancelotti’s starting XI
  • Fede Valverde’s impact
  • Dani Carvajal’s performance
  • The matchups on both wings
  • The interceptions, tackles, and energy from Carlo’s men
  • Karim Benzema’s greatness in this game
  • Breaking down all his goals
  • Thomas Tuchel’s quotes after the game
  • Romelu Lukaku
  • Real Madrid’s defending of cross and set pieces
  • A break down of Kai Havertz’s goal
  • Gareth Bale
  • What’s gonna happen with Marco Asensio?
  • What was wrong with Chelsea’s approach.
  • Technical gifts of Fede
  • Should Real Madrid have a more consistent identity?
  • And more.

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Hosts this week:

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Euan McTear (@emctear)

Eduardo Alvarez (@Alvarez)

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