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The official home for audio programming from Managing Madrid, SB Nation's community for fans of Real Madrid.

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Episodes

Kroos and Germany's blitz of Portugal; Santa Teresa CD 1 - 5 Real Madrid Femenino Post-game

6/20/2021
This episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast comes in two parts. Part One: Euro weekend recap with Kiyan Sobhani, Matt Wiltse, and Om Arvind Toni Kroos vs Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo vs Germany Gareth Bale vs Italy His tournament so far His playmaking role His physical deterioration Karim Benzema and Raphael Varane vs Hungary Fede Valvede vs Argentina David Alaba vs Netherlands Victor Chust vs Pablo Ramon vs Mario Gila Antonio Blanco Aliens And more. Part Two (52:35 ish): Grant Little and Om...

Duration:01:50:35

Recapping the opening weekend of the Euros and Copa America

6/13/2021
On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani, Matt Wiltse, Kristofer McCormack, and Grant Little discuss: Christian Eriksen Casemiro, Eder Militao, and Vinicius Jr vs Venezuela Luka Modric vs England Croatia's issues Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard vs Russia Eden Hazard's post-game interview Romelu Lukaku And more. Did you enjoy this podcast? Please join us over on Patreon.com/ManagingMadrid for lots of bonus content during the Euros and Copa America this summer. Learn more...

Duration:00:47:20

Revisiting La Septima; Las Blancas Qualify For UWCL

6/7/2021
This episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast comes in two parts. Part One: Las Blancas with Om Arvind and Grant Little CHAMPIONS LEAGUE HERE WE COME!!! The Madridismo-remontada spirit in this team What the league table looks like, because why not? Explaining how the UWCL qualifiers work What we can tell you about the Chioma Ubogagu situation Thoughts on the lineup How both teams exploited each other well from a tactical perspective Maite Oroz’s unusually poor start The brutal way Real Madrid...

Duration:02:20:23

David Alaba's fit; Jorge de Frutos; Real Madrid's next manager

5/30/2021
This episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast comes in two parts. Part One: Kiyan Sobhani discusses David Alaba Where is Alaba's best position? Will he get many minutes in midfield? His salary What does his arrival mean for the other defenders? And more. Part Two (23:35): Kristofer McCormack and Ruben Skjerping discuss: Myself and Ruben talked about: Antonio Blanco call up to the Under-21s Would we care if Real Madrid didn't prioritise Spanish youngsters Castilla coach stock at the club vs...

Duration:01:25:43

Las Blancas Podcast: Athletic Bilbao 1 - 3 Real Madrid Femenino — The Good Tactics Game

5/23/2021
On this episode of Las Blancas Podcast, Om Arvind and Grant Little discuss: The state of the league table; UEFA Women’s Champions League qualification updates Was the formation a 4-4-2 diamond or a 4-3-3 with a false nine? Re-energized individual performances Comprehensive explanation of why the offensive system worked Marta Cardona and Sofia Jakobsson adapting to inside forward roles Why spacing and structure is so important and how that enables off-ball gravity The attacking shape and its...

Duration:00:52:24

Season reflection / what's next / Villarreal post-game

5/23/2021
On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Om Arvind discuss: Why there is plenty of room to be critical even if you're proud of the team Going over all of the team's injuries Dispersing the blame, diagnosing the problems Rodrygo's injuries, playing time, and efficiently in limited playing time How do we solve the lack of productivity from the wings? Why the blame goes around to more than one person Rating the team's best and worst performers this season Real Madrid's...

Duration:01:40:29

Managing Madrid Podcast: Athletic post-game; Castilla fall; Raul’s fit; Las Blancas post-game

5/16/2021
This mega episode of the Managing Madrid comes in two parts. Part One: Athletic post-game / Castilla eliminated / Raul as a manager with Kiyan Sobhani, Sam Sharpe, Kristofer McCormack, Ruben Skjerping Dealing with the absolute La Liga chaos in the 2nd half Raul Garcia’s red card and Luis Suarez’s goal Thank God Miguel Gutierrez started... How would Miguel and Antonio Blanco have helped Castilla today? Why Castilla absolutely need to get to Segunda Was Miguel always this good? Should we have...

Duration:02:21:36

Athletic Club Preview

5/14/2021
On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Jose Perez discuss: What's changed since we last faced Athletic Club? New manager bounce wearing off Iker Muniain Why Iñaki Williams may not start Miguel Gutierrez or Marcelo? Playing without Toni Kroos Athletic's defense Key matchups Lineups And more. Did you enjoy this podcast? Please consider supporting us through Patreon: Patreon.com/ManagingMadrid. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:30:29

A controversial draw vs Sevilla

5/9/2021
On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Om Arvind discuss: The handball incident(s), an entire penalty sequence for Sevilla Revising the new (revised) FIFA handball rules Zinedine Zidane and Marco Asensio's quotes after the game Zidane's starting lineup Our defensive shape How we limited Sevilla's chances Oure press Sevilla's ball progression issues Suso's danger What happened on Fernando's goal? 'Respecting set pieces' The performances of Karim Benzema and Vinicius...

Duration:01:45:01

Las Blancas Podcast: Rayo Vallecano 0 - 3 Real Madrid Femenino

5/8/2021
On this episode of Las Blancas podcast, Om Arvind and Grant Little discuss: The state of the league table Looking at teams’ form in only the second half of the season The lazy vibe around the game No Marta Corredera as a left-winger! Olga Carmona’s performance in attack How Real Madrid reacted to Rayo Vallecano’s conservative defensive block Teresa Abelleira’s role and underutilization Why threatening through the middle can help you succeed out wide Marta Cardona’s most underrated trait The...

Duration:01:01:35

Loan-Tracker: Gareth Bale's hat-trick, Ceballos's Europa League nightmare

5/3/2021
On this loan-tracker episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Matt Wiltse discuss: Martin Odegaard and Dani Ceballos vs Newcastle and Villarreal Should Ceballos return to Arsenal? Gareth Bale's hat-trick Reinier Jesus's cameo Takefusa Kubo vs Villarreal Borja Mayoral vs Benevento And more. Did you enjoy this podcast? Join us for the Chelsea preview on Tuesday, and the post-game show on Zoom on Wednesday, all over on Patreon.com/ManagingMadrid. Learn more about your ad...

Duration:00:31:04

Las Blancas Podcast: Real Madrid Femenino 1 - 1 Sporting Huelva

5/2/2021
On this episode of Las Blancas Podcast, Om Arvind and Grant Little discuss: League table updates Ranting about Marta Corredera as a left-winger Why isn’t Chioma Ubogagu being used? Analyzing Sporting Huelva’s press What modern great teams have that Real Madrid Femenino lack The fundamental problem with Las Blancas’ build-up Why was the game so chaotic? Om decides to talk forever Why formations aren’t really “tactics” Grant explains what Om was trying to say in five seconds Misa saving us...

Duration:01:08:42

Osasuna Post-game; Dominant Militao

5/1/2021
On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Matt Wiltse discuss: Zinedine Zidane's starting XI and rotations The Casemiro - Blanco double-pivot The role of the front-four Our collective defensive performance Antonio Blanco's performance Eden Hazard's performance Will he start vs Chelsea? Eder Militao is a complete weapon in the box Marco Asensio's performance Marcelo's performance Ranking this year's secret weapons If we win the Champions League given the circumstance,...

Duration:01:06:57

Mega Chelsea Preview; Las Blancas Win; Loan-Tracker

4/26/2021
This episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast comes in three parts. Part One: Chelsea preview with Kiyan Sobhani and Jose Perez Why tomorrow's game is historic Chelsea's defense Why both teams are similar Chelsea's strengths How will Thomas Tuchel approach this game? How to defend Chelsea better than Manchester City did How to stop Chelsea in transition Chelsea's weaknesses Will Vinicius have space vs Cesar Azpilicueta? What do Chelsea miss without Mateo Kovacic? How much will Real Madrid...

Duration:02:12:52

Real Betis Post-game; Hazard's Return; Castilla Corner

4/24/2021
This Patron-only episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast comes in two parts. Part One: Real Betis post-game with Kiyan Sobhani, Matt Wiltse, and Om Arvind Matt's chipped tooth and Om's broken laptop Zinedine Zidane's starting XI Marco Asensio and Rodrygo Goes on the wings Isco's role The visible absence of Toni Kroos and Fede Valverde Luka Modric's fatigue Real Betis's performance Real Madrid's bad press Bad transition defense Karim Benzema's performance What happened to our defense in the...

Duration:01:41:18

European Super League Emergency Podcast + Getafe Post-game

4/18/2021
This episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast comes in two parts. Part One (European Super League talk with Kiyan Sobhani and Om Arvind): Latest Super League updates at the time of recording How similar would it be to an American sports league? Would it kill football? The irony of UEFA and FIFA opposing it Fluff quotes from owners Real Madrid and Champions league divorce And more. Part Two -- 38:20 -- (Post-game podcast with Kiyan Sobhani and Euan McTear): Zinedine Zidane's starting XI vs...

Duration:01:38:07

Getafe Preview Show: We're Dropping Like Flies

4/17/2021
On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Jose Perez discusses: - Summarizing Getafe’s issues in numbers - Pressing struggles during pandemic ball - Goalscoring problems with Getafe’s strikers - The integration of Kubo and Aleña - Bordalás formation experiments - Kubo’s end product issues - Getafe’s expected 4-2-3-1 lineup - Starting Kubo or Nyom at right wing - Real’s expected lineup - No starting defensive line - Replacing Casemiro - Militão and Chust in the air - Defending Getafe in...

Duration:00:20:20

El Clasico Post-game Party

4/10/2021
On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Matt Wiltse discuss: Real Madrid's starting XI in Clasico The team's defensive issues Fede Valverde's role Barcelona's vertical outlets Zinedine Zidane's decisions Curveballs out of Zidane's control (Lucas Vazquez's injury, the weather) Karim Benzema vs inexperienced center-backs The performances of Casemiro, Toni Kroos, and Luka Modric Vinicius Jr's performance Alvaro Odriozola's performance Antoine Griezmann's role off the...

Duration:00:43:18

Mega Liverpool Preview Episode

4/4/2021
This free episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast comes in two parts. Part One, Kiyan Sobhani is joined by Ryan O'Hanlon to discuss: Liverpool hitting form Have they just been unlucky this season? Facing Liverpool's press without Sergio Ramos La Liga's tactical struggles Should Jurgen Klopp play Naby Keita / Georginio Wijnaldum? How will Liverpool lineup? The effect of Ozan Kabak Who will win the midfield battle? James Milner or Wijnaldum Kabak and Nathan Phillips vs Karim Benzema and...

Duration:02:27:16

The final hurdle before Liverpool: Eibar post-game

4/3/2021
On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Matt Wiltse discuss: How Real Madrid dealt with Eibar's press Luka Modric's role The roles of Marcelo and Lucas Vazquez Marco Asensio's performance Isco's performance Should we go with three at the back vs Liverpool and Barcelona? Managing Madrid, 50 years from now Eibar's low quality chances Zinedine Zidane's subs Sergio Arribas and Vinicius Jr's cameos off the bench Should Eden Hazard play during hell week? What is it like...

Duration:00:54:51