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Managing Madrid Podcast: Almeria Preview; Real Madrid’s ceiling; Florentino Perez’s vision

Kiyan is joined by Jose and Sid, PLUS: Bonus segment with Ray Hudson

Real Madrid CF v Eintracht Frankfurt - UEFA Super Cup Final 2022 Photo by Chris Brunskill/Fantasista/Getty Images



This episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast comes in three parts.

Part one with Kiyan Sobhani and Jose Perez (Almeria preview)

  • What do we need to know about Almeria?
  • The brief Guti era
  • How will their style of play change from Segunda to Primera?
  • How will they lineup this weekend?
  • Almeria’s issues registering players
  • Umar Sadiq: How good he is and how much Almeria will get from him.
  • Fernando Pacheco
  • Their transfer window
  • And more.

Part two with Kiyan Sobhani and Siddharth Ramsundar

  • Three possible outcomes for this season
  • What’s the floor of this team?
  • Where Real Madrid have an edge over other teams
  • The intelligence of the players, staff, and board
  • Karim Benzema and the revolution of longevity
  • How Real Madrid deal with the World Cup mid-season
  • The importance of Toni Kroos and Eduardo Camavinga in the backend of the season
  • And more.

Part three: Bonus clip with Ray Hudson on Florentino Perez’s vision.

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Hosts this week:

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Jose Perez (@jcperez_)

Siddharth Ramsundar (@tacticalfouling)

Ray Hudson (@RayHudson)

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