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Las Blancas Podcast: Reacting To David Aznar’s Dismissal & Alberto Toril’s Appointment

Why Aznar was sacked now & not before; Toril’s tactics & coaching record.

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On this episode of Las Blancas Podcast, Om Arvind and Grant Little discuss:

  • The David Aznar dismissal blindsiding almost everyone, including Aznar himself and the players
  • Ana Rossell’s position possibly being under threat
  • Our reactions to the news
  • Chiringuito breaking it first
  • The final straw on the camel’s back for the board
  • Why now and not before
  • Alberto Toril’s lack of experience in women’s football
  • Whether the length of Toril’s contract means anything
  • Why assistant coach Irene Ferreras wasn’t appointed as manager
  • Toril’s CV, coaching history, and accomplishments
  • What Castilla followers think of Toril
  • Toril’s tactics with Castilla and Elche
  • Toril’s tactics vs. Aznar’s
  • How Toril’s tactics might fit Real Madrid’s players
  • When we’ll be able to have an idea of Toril’s vision for the team
  • What Toril’s biggest positive effect will be in the short term
  • Aznar’s legacy

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Hosts this week:

Om Arvind (@OmVAsports)

Grant Little (@grantlittle09)

Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)

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