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Real Madrid CF: Formations and Tactics

Extending Rodrygo is a good bet and strong message of faith

The Brazilian is reportedly extending his contract with Real Madrid, and it’s well deserved.

Victor Chust will return to Cadiz and will have to improve on his underwhelming season

Chust will have to re-write his reputation next season. Last season’s stint wasn’t strong enough.

Ancelotti’s three-at-the-back experiment at Everton and how it might look at Real Madrid

Carlo Ancelotti’s Everton played 10 league games with three center-backs in the 2020-21 season. We discuss here, what to expect if Carlo decides to repeat the experiment at Real Madrid.

Aurélien Tchouaméni: What you need to know about Madrid’s new midfield anchor

A deep dive on the Frenchman’s strengths: tactical fit, analytics, and everything else you need in a scouting report.

Managing Madrid Podcast: Mailbag: Real Madrid’s starting XI next season; remaining transfers

Kiyan and Lucas also address the Dybala rumours, and a ton more.

The French connection: How can Tchouaméni and Camavinga play together?

Aurelién Tchouaméni and Eduardo Camavinga could line-up for club and country for years to come

VIDEO: Tchouameni: The price, the fit, and the dominoes

A 20-minute discussion from Kiyan and Matt

Managing Madrid Podcast: Why fans are going to love Rudiger

Kiyan is joined by Jose to break down the greatness of Real Madrid’s new German signing

Why Rudiger is a great signing for Real Madrid

It was just one year ago that Real Madrid lost Ramos and Varane. One year later, the club finds themselves in a good spot.

Thibaut Courtois’s awe-inspiring performance in the Champions League final cemented his incredible season

Real Madrid fans already knew how great Courtois was, but now the world knows too, and the numbers that back up his #1 spot in football are overwhelming

Dealing with Liverpool’s build-up structure is a challenge worthy of a Champions League final

Breaking down Liverpool’s primary build-up tendencies all the way from Alisson, through the full-backs to their forwards.

Champions League Final 2022 — Liverpool’s press, key matchups and what to look out for

There are enough things to exploit for both teams, but there’s one key matchup in particular

Scouting Report: Liverpool

Yash takes a look at our rival ahead of the 2022 Champions League Final

VIDEO: Real Madrid vs Liverpool Tactical Preview (2022 Champions League Final)

School of Real Madrid is back with another epic video.

Amid the chaos, don’t forget Lucas Vazquez

Lucas Vazquez had a decent season under the radar. We revisit Lucas's importance during this successful campaign.

Hurting Liverpool’s defensive line, and 8 other tactical observations

In this week’s column, Kiyan looks at next season’s offense, Carvajal’s recent form, Brahim Diaz, and much more.

3 standout metrics for new signing Antonio Rudiger

The German will help Real Madrid in a variety of ways

An analytical breakdown of Real Madrid’s win over Manchester City

Yash is back with some standout numbers

How Real Madrid won their 35th La Liga title

Yash looks at the main factors of what made this possible

Manchester City vs Real Madrid - 1st leg | The game in numbers

An analytical breakdown from Yash on a wild night at the Etihad

School of Real Madrid VIDEO: How Real Madrid’s European DNA Got Them Past Chelsea

The re-launch. We’re back.

Rodrygo is on the rise again

Rodrygo has drawn attention once again with an array of excellent performances in crucial games. We analyzed his recent surge back to form.

Manchester City vs Real Madrid: 3 Key Points

Some quick thoughts on a Sunday night as we draw close to a massive game

Dani Ceballos vs Osasuna, by the numbers

8 Observations on Real Madrid’s epic run on the quest to a double

Kiyan has notes this week on the Benzema - Vinicius Armageddon, tactical wrinkles in the midfield, and more.

An analytical breakdown of Real Madrid vs Chelsea (2nd leg)

Yash is back with some visuals, tactics, and data

VIDEO: The 2nd leg tactical battle, and a discussion on Reece James

We’ve compiled clips from the last two Patron podcasts here for you to enjoy

Chelsea vs Real Madrid, 1st leg: The game in numbers

How Benzema, Valverde, and Real Madrid got the job done at Stamford Bridge

Champions League Quarter-final Preview: How Real Madrid Can Avenge Chelsea

Real Madrid were tactically outclassed last season, and the themes still remain. Here’s how they need to change their ways in order to avenge last season’s loss

David Alaba: The New Leader

An analytical deep dive on what makes the Austrian such a special player

The Casemiro Curse

Casemiro is a tank, but with a worrying supply of artillery in his inventory

Watch: Teresa Abelleira’s Masterclass vs. UDG Tenerife

The 22 year-old midfielder ran the show in Las Blancas’ crucial 2-0 win over UDG Tenerife