Works for me – as did today’s victory at Anfield. We get some half nekkid Arbeloa with Stevie G’s jersey covering his junk (well, that’s novel), Man Edith flashing some surprising, rarely seen abs and Isco looking like he’s participating in a wet kit contest. And how could I forget some classic Team Show Me On The Doll bad touching? Not too shabby for a day’s work.
Starting XI for Real Madrid: Casillas, Varane, Pepe, Cristiano, Toni, Benz, James, Marcelo, Arbeloa, Modric, Isco
Bench: Keylor Navas, Sami, Chicharito, Dani, Nacho, Illarra, Medran
Starting XI for Liverpool: Mignolet, Johnson, Lovren, Skrtel, Moreno, Gerrard, Allen, Henderson, Coutinho, Sterling, Balotelli
Bench: Jones, Toure, Manquillo, Can, Lallana, Markovic, Lambert
HALA MADRID! LET’S GO BLANCOS!
Argh! The moment of truth is almost upon us. I am so nervous for this game that it’s ridiculous. The mothership went a bit Liverpool bonkers posting lots of pictures and behind the scenes videos for the match (but oddly, no match preview). Continue reading
One of our great legends, Gento, turns 81 today. He’s the only player to have won 6(!!!!!!) European Cups. He began his career with Racing Santander staying for one season (1952-1953). He joined Real Madrid the next season where he played from 1953-1971 until his retirement. He also played for Spain and Spain B. After his playing career, he went on to coach. Continue reading
Now that the international break is over, I am thankful that we came away with minimal injuries. AND we have Sami and Jese that much closer to coming back! The only thing we needed was this win at Levante to get our momentum going as we have a tough schedule this next week. Continue reading