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Las Blancas Podcast: Lessons To Take From Real Madrid’s 0-0 Draw With PSG

Hosts Om Arvind & Yash Thakur analyze what Real Madrid need to do better the next time they face PSG.

Real Madrid CF v Paris Saint-Germain: Group A - UEFA Women’s Champions League Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images

On this episode of Las Blancas podcast, hosts Om Arvind and Yash Thakur discuss Real Madrid’s 0-0 draw with PSG.

Talking points:

  • 5:30: Freja’s inclusion in the XI
  • 10:50 PSG’s superiority in the opening minutes
  • 12:25: PSG’s set-up on our goal kicks
  • 17:00: The issues with Real Madrid’s defense in PSG’s half
  • 22:00: Madrid’s excellent defense in their own third & Rocío’s performance
  • 25:40: Olga’s battle with Diani
  • 28:50: PSG’s high press
  • 31:45: Las Blancas’ flaws in possession
  • 34:20: Freja’s press resistance
  • 39:45: Kathellen’s poor day on the ball
  • 44:20: Why Freja plays conservative in possession
  • 47:50: Weir’s crazy backheel
  • 52:25: What the hosts’ first-half changes would’ve been
  • 59:15: Real Madrid’s successful defensive adjustments in the second half
  • 1:03:50: Why the subs were so late
  • 1:05:05: Toril seemingly being ok with the draw
  • 1:06:45: Madrid ending the game as the better side
  • 1:09:10: The players who stood out for PSG

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Hosts this week:

Om Arvind (@OmVAsports)

Yash Thakur (@Odriozolite)

Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)

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