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DISCUSSION: Do Real Madrid players get fouled more than Barcelona players?

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It is hard to stop Real Madrid’s attackers. Carlo Ancelotti has, at his disposal, three of the best dribblers in the world — and possibly even the three best. Rodrygo Goes, Vinicius Jr, and Jude Bellingham are unstoppable when they take players on. This also means that defenders have to resort to fouling them in order to contain them. On a recent Managing Madrid Zoom call (we record one every week with our members), a fan asked the podcast hosts if teams plays more aggressively against Real Madrid than they do against Barcelona.

Do Real Madrid players get fouled more than Barcelona players?

Here is a clip from the podcast, of Kiyan Sobhani giving his thoughts on the matter:

What do you think? Do teams plays more aggressively against Real Madrid than they do against Barcelona? Let us know your thoughts on the above video.

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