Archive for Seville
Elisa and Ravi had the pleasure of talking to Aaron and Jeremy of Monchis Men, one of our favorite blogs in the La Liga blogosphere. We talked the 'state of the union' at Sevilla, the finanical problems of La Liga and also previewed some of the games of this weekend.
- Sevilla's season so far
- Sevilla v Athletic preview
- Liga Justa movement - where does it stand now?
- Rosell's comments about sharing the wealth and reducing the size of La Liga
- Are we watching Real Madrid and Barcelona lesser and lesser in the League?
- Aaron and Jeremy's predictions for Sevilla in the League.
- Best players of the Sevilla so far
- La Liga financials
- La Liga v Serie A discussion
- Week#13 preview
Elisa, Mando and I had the pleasure of chatting with one of our regulars, Juan Arango from Gol TV. We discussed a lot about La Roja, the Spanish national team as well as the current affairs of La Liga - the movement started by Del Nido, Fernando Roig et al to address the disparities of La Liga and a host of other problems like Ley Concursal, catastrophic fiscal management of clubs etc..
We even have little bonus clip where we go further on the problems and Juan talks a bit about living his dream at Gol TV.
Segment#1: 25 min - La Roja's Euro 2012 qualification & Chile friendly
- Chile game, first half - weird formation
- Chile game 2nd half - much better
- Euro 2012 qualification
- The issues that Vicente Del Bosque needs to address to retain the Euro.
Segment#2: 22 min - with Juan
- The movement of the Del Nido, Roig etc.. - short-term and long-term implications
- Big teams of La Liga stockpiling players and loaning them - is this good or bad for the player, the league
- TV rights, financial fairplay etc..
Hello podcast listeners!
The main course of our podcast #161 is the Seville derby. We have two excellent gentlemen supporting either side, Adam from Ooh Betis a great blog about Real Betis in english and Aaron from Monchi's Men an excellent blog for all things Sevilla in English. We recorded this a few days ago with Adam in England doing the show at 6.30am for him and Aaron at 11.30pm for him. We thank them both for their availability at an odd hour.
Segment#1 : La Liga round up
Elisa, Mando and I discuss the current headlines of La Liga
- Strike - will there be one or not, why are the players justified in striking etc.
- Latest transfer rumours - Falcao to Atleti; De Guzman to Villarreal; Gio Dos Santos and more
- Super Cup 1st leg : Reactions and impressions
Segment#2 : Seville Derby
- Introduce our guests
- Discuss the past seasons of Sevilla and Betis
- Transfer status of the two teams
Segment #3: Seville Derby
- Expectations of the game
- Adam and Aaron give reasons why their team would win
- Wrap up
All this sprinkled in with some special music that Sevilla and Betis fans love.
It is a bummer that this game wont be played this weekend but they podcast is a fun way to have a feel for the game and what it means to the two sets of fans in Seville.
Thanks for listening and please drop us a line of feedback to help us get better.