clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

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.

Thanks for being a Patron. We hope you enjoy the show!

Click here for access

Book your tickets to these cities on the Managing Madrid Podcast world tour:

Chicago, April

Mumbai, May

Toronto, May

Managing Madrid is a hub for all Madridistas with updated news, op-eds, tactical analyses, artwork, and of course, podcasts. It also serves as a means for Real Madrid fans to connect and discuss the team. We would like your support so that we can continue to produce podcasts for you.

The site is run by a small team that works tirelessly around the clock to make it into what it is today. Your contributions will allow us to continue to have a real and full-time presence in keeping this website, and it’s podcasts, going.

Hosts this week:

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Euan McTear (@emctear)

Eduardo Alvarez (@Alvarez)