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Las Blancas Podcast: Failed Experiments or Underlying Problems?

Hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita discuss Real Madrid winning 1-0 over Villarreal.

Real Madrid v Villarreal CF - Liga F Photo by Jesus Troyano/Real Madrid/Real Madrid via Getty Images

Hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita discuss Real Madrid’s 1-0 win against Villarreal in the fourth matchday of Liga F.

Talking points:

  • Lineup selection and a front two of Bruun and Moller
  • The mechanics of the Bruun-Moller and why it didn’t work
  • The midfield combination and importance of Tere in it
  • The back 3 during build-up and the viability of it
  • Toletti’s runs from midfield and how it helps progression
  • 4-4-2 diamond pressing on Villarreal’s goal kicks with Raso as the #10
  • Raso’s central movements
  • Our poor shooting tendencies and how they impact our overall game
  • Zornoza’s performance and shortcomings
  • Tere’s impact on the game and the difference with her approach
  • Ivana’s return and performance
  • Are these performances a blip or the norm?
  • Poor officiating again
  • A short preview for the upcoming UWCL play-offs game against Valerenga
  • Players to watch from Valerenga

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Hosts this week:

Yash Thakur (@Odriozolite)

Kanita (@KaniFroh)

Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)

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