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Managing Madrid Podcast: Borussia Mönchengladbach Post-game; Las Blancas

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Kiyan Sobhani and Om Arvind break down the draw against Mönchengladbach before Grant Little joins the show to review Real Madrid Femenino players during the international break

Borussia Moenchengladbach v Real Madrid: Group B - UEFA Champions League Photo by Mario Hommes/DeFodi Images via Getty Images

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

Part One (Borussia Mönchengladbach Post-game with Kiyan Sobhani and Om Arvind)

  • Real Madrid’s qualification chances
  • Zinedine Zidane’s starting XI
  • The quality vs the quantity of chances for both side
  • Breaking down the goals conceded
  • Real Madrid’s defense as a whole
  • Vinicius Jr’s performance
  • Marco Asensio’s performance
  • Lucas Vazquez’s performance
  • Fede Valverde’s performance
  • Karim Benzema’s performance
  • Zidane’s subs
  • Is Vinicius a Real Madrid starter?
  • His take-on numbers
  • Mesut Ozil’s contract situation
  • And more.

Part Two (Las Blancas with Om Arvind and Grant Little)

  • Quick overview of Sweden’s 7-0 demolition of Latvia
  • Marta Corredera’s good performance at right back and left back vs. the Czech Republic
  • Marta Cardona being a little less impressive but still good
  • How the Iceland-Sweden game dynamics changed from last time (or didn’t)
  • Iceland’s good defensive structure
  • Iceland’s critical weakness
  • Kosovare Asllani’s performance
  • The interesting tactical direction of “weaker” teams
  • Sofia Jakobsson’s performance
  • Why wont Sweden coach Peter Gerhardsson sub Asllani and Jakobsson off?
  • And more

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Hosts this week:

Kiyan Sobhani (@KiyanSo)

Om Arvind (@OmVASports)

Grant Little (@grantlittle09)

Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)