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Las Blancas Podcast: A game of two halves

Hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita analyze Real Madrid’s loss against BK Häcken in Champions League.

BK Hcken FF v Real Madrid CF: Group D - UEFA Women’s Champions League 2023/24 Photo by Gunnar Hoffsten - UEFA/UEFA via Getty Images

In this episode of Las Blancas podcast hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita analyze Real Madrid’s 2-1 loss against BK Häcken in the second matchday of the UEFA Women’s Champions League group stage.

Talking points:

  • Injuries to Feller, Caicedo, Toletti and lack of depth
  • Toril’s lineup selection and was it the best choice?
  • Problem with Tere, Zornoza and Maite midfield
  • Ivana’s presence as a defender and ball progressor
  • Olga’s strong performance in the first half
  • A game of two halves
  • Lack of depth and ideas after going down
  • Kafaji and Anvegard’s brilliant display
  • Marisa’s debut at 17-year-old with Real Madrid
  • Where does Toril go from here and scenarios for qualification?

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Hosts this week:

Yash Thakur (@Odriozolite)

Kanita (@KaniFroh)

Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)

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