On the eve of the Madrid derby this weekend, Elisa and Ravi talked to a couple of passionate colchoneros Ricky (@rickyam) of ThisIsAtleti and @EstoEsAtleti all the way from Madrid, and Martin (@atletideneptuno) of Atletico Fans from Florida about the latest and the greatest (or not so greatest) at Atleti.
Due to technical difficulties, Ricky had to drop-off during the recording but Martin has more than made up for it.
Topics discussed : Total Duration 45 min
- 1. Atleti season so far
- Arrival of Falcao, diego, arda and how the team is playing different this year
- Manzano Reyes case
- Derbi - same old story ?
- predictions for derbi and season
- Europa League performance
- Player of the year so far and signing of the year
- The Jorge Mendes factor
- The lack of cantera players
- Who is in charge at Atleti
- Status of new stadium
- The story of Martin: How an American sports junkie became a fan of Atleti.
Both Martin and Ricky have great passion for Atleti and have a deep knowlegde of the going ons at the club. We thank them both for agreeing to record this at incovenient hours (6am in Madrid and midnight in Florida).
We hope you all enjoy this podcast.