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Las Blancas Podcast: Real Madrid Obliterate Alavés

Grant Little returns to join Om Arvind in analyzing Madrid’s 7-1 win over Alavés.


On this episode of Las Blancas podcast, hosts Om Arvind and Grant Little discuss Real Madrid’s 7-1 win over Alavés.

Talking points:

  • International break effects
  • Real Madrid’s surprisingly fast start
  • Alavés’ tactics and style of play
  • Poor set-piece defending
  • What Madrid got wrong after conceding
  • Where there is still room for growth
  • Las Blancas’ intense high press
  • Alavés’ key failure in build-up
  • Caroline Weir turning it up from nowhere
  • Alavés’ abysmal defending and weakness on the right flank
  • Esther’s hat-trick off the bench and new record
  • Tere’s great display
  • Møller looking good in a central role again
  • Weir’s greatness and Ballon d’Or prospects
  • Nahikari’s performance
  • Looking ahead to the UWCL and a blockbuster game vs. Levante
  • And more

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Hosts this week:

Om Arvind (@OmVAsports)

Grant Little (@grantlittle09)

Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)

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