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Managing Madrid Podcast: BREAKING: Vinicius’s agent denies threats made by El Chiringuito

Kiyan and Lucas react in real time to the Vinicius story that broke quickly before Castilla Corner join the recap last weekend’s game

Atletico de Madrid v Real Madrid CF - LaLiga Santander Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images



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

Part One: Kiyan Sobhani and Lucas Navarrete discuss:

  • Inaki Angulo’s initial report that Spanish TV show El Chiringuito threatened Vinicius Jr to not post his social media video opposing racism
  • Managing Madrid’s conversation with Vinicius Jr’s agent, who denied the story
  • Why would this be initially reported if it wasn’t true?
  • Josep Pederol’s response
  • A reflection on Vinicius’s performance against Atletico Madrid on the weekend
  • And more.

Part Two: Ruben Skjerping and Kristofer McCormack discuss:

  • First goal for Iker Bravo
  • Comical own goals, but improved defending
  • Is Sergio Arribas the best player in the division? Should we raise our expectations for him?
  • Looking back at Vinícius being bitten while playing for Castilla against Atlético B
  • Atlético ultras’ racist behavior against Juvenil A
  • Who is the player equivalent of Sam Sharpe?

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Hosts this week:

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Lucas Navarrete (@LucasNavarrete)

Ruben Skjerping (@RubenPMN)

Kristofer McCormack (@CastillaCorner)

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