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    Las Blancas Podcast: 2022/23 Season Preview

    Las Blancas Podcast: 2022/23 Season Preview

    On this episode of Las Blancas podcast, Om Arvind, Grant Little, and Yash Thakur preview Real Madrid Femenino’s 2022/23 season and discuss:

    The biggest takeaways from preseason

    The offensive value of the high press

    A shift to a 4-3-3?

    Teresa arguably being the best player in preseason

    Maite’s quality vs. Sparta Praha

    The performances of the academy players: Carla Camacho, Paula Partido, Pichi, and Sofía Fuente

    The criticism of Møller and Svava

    Olga being primed to have a breakout season

    Watching Olga live vs. England

    Analyzing the new signings: Weir, Toletti, Feller, and Sousa.

    Weir’s value as a late box runner

    Toletti eliminating the need to sacrifice offense for defense

    Feller’s clever movement

    Debates around Sousa’s level

    The incredible versatility in our midfield

    The El Confidencial article on Ariana Arias’ allegations against Real Madrid

    Explaining the power struggle between the RFEF and the LPFF — why it took so long to schedule a draw, the issue of non-EU slots, and the lack of a broadcasting deal

    Whiffs of a player strike

    Improvements to realmadrid.com and availability of femenino kits

    Scouting our UWCL opponent: Sturm Graz


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    Managing Madrid is a hub for all Madridistas with updated news, op-eds, tactical analyses, artwork, and of course, podcasts. It also serves as a means for Real Madrid fans to connect and discuss the team. We would like your support so that we can continue to produce podcasts for you.
    The site is run by a small team that works tirelessly around the clock to make it into what it is today. Your contributions will allow us to continue to have a real and full-time presence in keeping this website, and it’s podcasts, going.

    Hosts this week:
    Om Arvind (@OmVAsports)
    Grant Little (@grantlittle09)
    Yash Thakur (@Odriozolite)
    Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)
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    • 1 hr 27 min
    Tchouameni's La Liga debut; Asensio situation; Castilla Corner

    Tchouameni's La Liga debut; Asensio situation; Castilla Corner

    This episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast comes in two parts.
    Part One, El dîa despues with Kiyan and Lucas:

    An assessment of Aurelien Tchouameni's performance vs Almeria

    How well will he be able to compete with Casemiro?

    The Antonio Rudiger and Nacho partnership

    Will there be a gala XI vs Celta Vigo?

    What would peak Marcelo and Vinicius Jr look like as a left-wing combo?

    The Mario Asensio situation

    Is the Sergio Arribas dream dead?

    Hot take on Dani Ceballos

    And more.


    Part Two (34:10) Castilla Corner with Kris and Ruben:

    Castilla's win over Baleares

    Miguel Gutierrez leaving

    Iker Bravo

    A lot more


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    Managing Madrid is a hub for all Madridistas with updated news, op-eds, tactical analyses, artwork, and of course, podcasts. It also serves as a means for Real Madrid fans to connect and discuss the team. We would like your support so that we can continue to produce podcasts for you.
    The site is run by a small team that works tirelessly around the clock to make it into what it is today. Your contributions will allow us to continue to have a real and full-time presence in keeping this website, and it’s podcasts, going.
    Hosts this week:
    Kristofer McCormack (@CastillaCorner)
    Ruben Skjerping (@RubenPMN)
    Matt Wiltse (@MattWiltse4)
    Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)
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    • 1 hr 19 min
    Almeria Post-game, Aug 14

    Almeria Post-game, Aug 14

    On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Matt Wiltse discuss:

    Thoughts on tonight’s rotations

    Karim Benzema's half-time speech

    The performances of Antonio Rudiger and Aurelien Tchouameni 

    Lucas Vazquez’s offside goal

    Toni Kroos’s performance

    Vinicius Jr and Ferland Mendy on the left wing

    Breaking down the goal conceded

    How did Real Madrid eventually grow into the game?

    Nacho Fernandez vs Umar Sadiq

    The bench mob and where Dani Ceballos fits into it. 

    Eden Hazard’s performance

    Carlo Ancelotti’s explanation of why Davide Ancelotti rushed David Alaba to take the freekick

    Freak offensive stats

    Fede Valverde's shoot on site policy

    How the Kroos - Tchouameni - Camavinga trio would play out if they form rhythm

    Rudiger’s passing range

    Fede’s ball carrying

    And more.


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    • 1 hr 2 min
    Almeria Preview; Real Madrid's ceiling; Florentino Perez's vision

    Almeria Preview; Real Madrid's ceiling; Florentino Perez's vision

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

    Part one with Kiyan Sobhani and Jose Perez (Almeria preview)

    What do we need to know about Almeria?

    The brief Guti era

    How will their style of play change from Segunda to Primera?

    How will they lineup this weekend?

    Almeria’s issues registering players

    Umar Sadiq: How good he is and how much Almeria will get from him. 

    Fernando Pacheco

    Their transfer window

    And more.


    Part two with Kiyan Sobhani and Siddharth Ramsundar (15:00)


    Three possible outcomes for this season

    What’s the floor of this team?

    Where Real Madrid have an edge over other teams

    The intelligence of the players, staff, and board

    Karim Benzema and the revolution of longevity

    How Real Madrid deal with the World Cup mid-season

    The importance of Toni Kroos and Eduardo Camavinga in the backend of the season

    And more.


    Part three: Bonus clip with Ray Hudson on Florentino Perez's vision (46:00)

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    • 55 min
    Uefa Super Cup Preview

    Uefa Super Cup Preview

    On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kiyan Sobhani and Lucas Navarrete discuss:

    The wild fact that this is the first official match between Real Madrid and Eintracht Frankfurt since the since 7-3 in the 1960 European Cup Final

    Frankfurt’s form after the Bayern Munich debacle

    Takeaways from the Bayern loss

    Carlo Ancelotti’s explanation on the Super Cup lineup being the same as the Champions League gala XI from last season

    How can we improve defensively this season?

    And more.


    Did you enjoy this podcast? Get a ton of bonus content exclusively over on Patreon.com/ManagingMadrid.

    Managing Madrid is a hub for all Madridistas with updated news, op-eds, tactical analyses, artwork, and of course, podcasts. It also serves as a means for Real Madrid fans to connect and discuss the team. We would like your support so that we can continue to produce podcasts for you.
    The site is run by a small team that works tirelessly around the clock to make it into what it is today. Your contributions will allow us to continue to have a real and full-time presence in keeping this website, and it’s podcasts, going.

    Hosts this week:
    Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)
    Lucas Navarrete (@LucasNavarrete)
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    • 30 min
    Castilla Corner: Assessing Raul's team ahead of the new season

    Castilla Corner: Assessing Raul's team ahead of the new season

    On this episode of the Managing Madrid Podcast, Kristofer McCormack and Ruben Skjerping discuss:


    Are Real Madrid prioritizing Castilla more ahead of this season?

    The reasons behind establishing a C team

    Why didn't Miguel Gutierrez get more opportunities?

    The departures of Mario Gila and Borja Mayoral

    Our terrible predictions from previous years

    Castilla's striker situation

    Antonio Blanco's progression

    New signings

    Pre-season results

    And more.


    Did you enjoy this podcast? Join us on Patreon for a ton of exclusive content: Patreon.com/ManagingMadrid.

    Managing Madrid is a hub for all Madridistas with updated news, op-eds, tactical analyses, artwork, and of course, podcasts. It also serves as a means for Real Madrid fans to connect and discuss the team. We would like your support so that we can continue to produce podcasts for you.
    The site is run by a small team that works tirelessly around the clock to make it into what it is today. Your contributions will allow us to continue to have a real and full-time presence in keeping this website, and it’s podcasts, going.

    Hosts this week:
    Kristofer McCormack (@CastillaCorner)
    Ruben Skjerping (@RubenPMN)
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    • 41 min

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