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Las Blancas Podcast: Madrid is White

Hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita analyze what analyze Real Madrid’s derby win over Atletico Madrid

Real Madrid v Atletico de Madrid - Liga F Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images

On this episode of Las Blancas podcast, hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita discuss Real Madrid’s 1-0 win against cross-city rivals with Atletico Madrid.

Talking points:

  • Lineups and a larger discussion around selection choices
  • Initial tactical impressions
  • Early back and forth exchange between both teams
  • Atletico Madrid’s idea to generate a free player in midfield
  • How Atletico Madrid’s approach hurt Las Blancas’ buildup
  • Las Blancas and the lack of the ability to control games
  • Esther’s role and limitations in the setup
  • Long ball tactic and it’s pitfalls with the personnel
  • Teresa and her impact from the bench in the 2nd half
  • How Maite’s introduction helped Real Madrid’s control
  • Sousa’s goal and Real Madrid’s chance creation from corners
  • The duel between Olga and Cardona
  • Situation surrounding Nahikari
  • Standout performers from the game
  • High stakes game against PSG in the UWCL

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Hosts this week:

Yash Thakur (@Odriozolite)

Kanita (@KaniFroh)

Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)

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