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Las Blancas Podcast: Some problems old and new

Hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita analyze Real Madrid’s 3-2 loss against Club America in the preseason friendly

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Hosts Yash Thakur and Kanita analyze Real Madrid’s 3-2 loss against Club America in the preseason friendly.

Talking points:

  • Toril’s lineup changes from previous game
  • Midfield choices and problems with Maite-Zornoza double pivot
  • Is this out best attacking quartet going into the season?
  • Problems with a front two press and lack of synergy between the front two
  • Las Blancas showing lack of adaptability in game
  • Defensive problems and lapse of concentration in the backline
  • Feller’s role in the squad for the upcoming season
  • Goalkeeping situation and Chavas’ start to life at Madrid
  • Lack of defensive reinforcements: was it down to lack of initiative or options in market?
  • Rating the transfer window and the current squad
  • Caroline Weir’s incredible season and lack of recognition
  • Olga’s rise to fame and multiple nomination for individual award
  • Ballon d’Or nomination and the problem with individual award
  • Strike situation in Liga F

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Hosts this week:

Yash Thakur (@Odriozolite)

Kanita (@KaniFroh)

Las Blancas (@Las_Blancas)

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