Managing Madrid Podcast: A reaction to Carlo Ancelotti’s renewal, PLUS: Episodes 3 and 4 of the Beckham doc



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

  • Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid renewal
  • Revisiting the Brazil links in the summer time
  • The length of his renewal
  • Was it the right decision?
  • Explaining what happened last season with Ancelotti in La Liga and the Champions League vs Manchester City.
  • The ‘what ifs’ of Ancelotti’s career
  • The Luis Figo / David Beckham tactical struggle.
  • Florentino Perez and Jose Angel Sanchez’s thought process in signing David Beckham
  • The Manchester United – Barcelona negotiations
  • A tactical solution to the Beckham signing
  • The gladiator commercial and Carlos Quieroz noting a decline
  • The 2003 – 2004 meltdown
  • Fabio Capello’s treatment of Beckham
  • David Beckham’s 2006 – 2007 season
  • And more.

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Hosts this week:

Matt Wiltse (@MattW_MM)

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

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