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Las Blancas Podcast: Derbies, Weir and 3 points!

Hosts Yash Thakur & Kanita analyze Real Madrid’s derby win against Madrid CFF.

Real Madrid CF v K.F.F Vllaznia: Group A - UEFA Women’s Champions League Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images

On this episode of Las Blancas podcast, hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita discuss Real Madrid’s 4-0 win over cross-city rivals Madrid CFF.

Talking points:

  • Lineups and selection choices
  • Midfield pivot and problems with transition
  • Blistering start and Esther’s opening goal
  • Game state effect and Madrid CFF’s hunt for an equalizer
  • Rachel Kundananji’s exceptional performance
  • Madrid CFF’s setup under Maria Pry and transition-based style of play
  • Esther’s 2nd goal pouncing on a loose ball in the box
  • Weir and derby day golazos
  • Head clashes and concussion protocols
  • Kundananji ruining every single one of our defenders
  • Maite’s performance on the wings and goal
  • Aldana Cometti’s performance as the wide centerback
  • Misa’s big saves
  • Paola Ulloa’s performances and potential weaknesses
  • Schedule ahead for Toril’s side

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Hosts this week:

Yash Thakur (@Odriozolite)

Kanita (@KaniFroh)

Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)

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