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Managing Madrid Podcast: Preview: Real Madrid vs Manchester City (2nd leg)

Kiyan is joined by Jose and Sid to preview every single possible detail for the biggest game of the season

Manchester City v Real Madrid - UEFA Champions League Photo by Jose Hernandez/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

This episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast is brought to you by Moxy Hotel South Beach who are proud sponsors of the Managing Madrid Podcast World Tour.

On this episode, Kiyan, Jose, and Sid discuss:

  • What’s the biggest difference between the first leg and second leg in terms of preparation?
  • Real Madrid’s defensive issues
  • David Alaba’s absence
  • Eder Militao’s concerning form
  • Reasons for optimism
  • How will Casemiro deal wit the press?
  • How should we approach this defensively?
  • Should we start Rodrygo Goes or Fede Valverde on the RW?
  • Will Pep Guardiola start Zinchenko or Ake at left back?
  • Joao Cancelo vs Vinicius Jr
  • Who will City start in attack?
  • Key matchups
  • What’s the key to getting an open game?
  • What LeBron James has taught us about efficiency and demoralizing the opponents
  • And more.

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Hosts this week:

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Jose Perez (@jcperez_)

Siddharth Ramsundar (@tacticalfouling)