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Las Blancas Podcast: The one in which ego lost us the final

Hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita analyze Real Madrid’s loss in Copa de la Reina final against Atletico Madrid.

Real Madrid v Atletico de Madrid – Copa de la Reina Final Photo by Angel Martinez/Getty Images

Hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita analyze Real Madrid’s loss against Atletico Madrid in Copa de la Reina final on penalties.

Talking points:

  • The utter disappointment of what this match turned out to be
  • Lineup discussion and how it was working
  • Toletti’s header from a corner
  • Ivana’s first goal for Real Madrid and some more appreciation for the captain
  • The pouring rain - of bad decisions and the one from the sky
  • Subbing off the entire starting attack to play a more defensive game
  • Atlético earn their 92:48 moment in 90+5’
  • Fall of morale in the extra time
  • Two strikers on bench, but a defensive midfielder comes on at 115’
  • The refusal to try fixing the game that should’ve already been won
  • Disclosure about Maite and Tere
  • Penalty shoot-out that turned out just as expected
  • Toril’s statements
  • QnA; possible striker and manager options on the market; Toril vs Esther; Svava’s match and penalty miss (and how it wasn’t her fault)

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Hosts this week:

Yash Thakur (@Odriozolite)

Kanita (@KaniFroh)

Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)

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