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The Jovic era began with promise but ended with Real Madrid cutting their losses and letting him go for free

Kiyan writes about the Serbian’s journey and why this one never worked out

Monday Musings: How Formula 1 Fuelled Florentino Perez’s Super League Obsession 

The biggest clubs in the world want to maximize the value of their brand, but in an industry where viewership numbers are declining and Gen Z are disinterested, how do they cope? Formula 1 and Liberty Media provide the answers.

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.

Where did it all go wrong for Marco Asensio?

The Spaniard’s Real Madrid career looks to be coming to an end.

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.

Raul, the beloved Real Madrid legend

A tribute to a unique figure

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.

Monday Musings: Real Madrid’s Youth Transfer Policy has been a Resounding Success

Matt’s Monday Musings provides a post-hoc analysis to a five year transfer strategy that has surpassed early expectations both on the economic and sporting front.

Would Real Sociedad get the best out of Take Kubo?

The Basque side have been linked with the Japanese star.

We need to take a hard look at the management of Real Madrid Femenino

There has been a long string of events that, together, paint a negative picture of the handling of the women’s team.

Five goals for Rodrygo to hit next season

The 21-year-old forward can build on his Champions League heroics.

Monday Musings: Unheralded Hero - Ivan Helguera’s ‘06-’07 Comeback Story

Matt’s Monday Musings goes back 15 years to remember a player who never received his fair-share of plaudits despite his consistent performances and his return from early-season exile as a veteran.

Bangladesh: Real Madrid’s home, away from home

Bangladesh is a nation frenzied about football and of course, Real Madrid. Bangladeshi fans’ love affair with Real Madrid is immense and definitely worth exploring.

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

Florentino Perez believes in Real Madrid’s current squad

Real Madrid have added two great players to a championship team. What further questions do they need to address? Florentino clarified some of them tonight on Spanish TV.

Monday Musings: What type of rest is required in the offseason?

Matt’s Monday Musings looking at how much rest is truly needed in the offseason and thoughts on savoring a players peak.

Gracias Marta Cardona

We all have that one player...

The Carlo Ancelotti way works

Looking back at some interesting Carlo Ancelotti stories over the years and dissecting his process that keeps yielding success for Real Madrid.

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

Antonio Rüdiger - Madrid’s new defensive general

Yash breaks down all of the German’s important attributes and how he’ll help Real Madrid next season

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.

Separating from the pack — has Rodrygo Goes found his true level?

The 21-year-old is lifting the ceiling on many of the projections attributed to his talent.

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.

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

Four Tactical Themes Leading to Real Madrid’s Champions League Victory over Chelsea

The game was won by Carlo Ancelotti’s men in the first half by exploiting individual and system flaws in Tuchel’s team.

Age defying Luka Modric will become the norm rather than the exception

Real Madrid will need to review club policies that will soon become antiquated.

Alberto Toril Has Unleashed Maite Oroz By Playing Her As An Attacking Midfielder

Maite displayed the full breadth of her skills in a #10 role vs. Sevilla.

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