Even though he’s left us for Juventus and the loving arms of Fernando Llorente & Gigi Buffon (Lucky bastard! Bufflmo 4EVA!), I still have a soft spot in my heart for King Muppet Baby who turns 22 today. Feliz Cumpleaños, Alvaro – we miss you!
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
The team touched down in Liverpool after a (reportedly) bumpy flight. The boys looked super fine in their suits and some new bromantic combinations were witnessed. Continue reading
Sheesh! I’m home super late from work so I have to make this a very quick post to get it in before midnight. The team had a recovery session on Sunday and today, had their final training before they travel to England. Continue reading
Here’s a little interview with Gareth who sadly will be sitting out our Champions League match against Liverpool and probably the Clasico as well. Animo G-Money!
I’ve got a bunch of random goodies for you, but let’s get the ugly out of the way first. Earlier this week, news broke that the Spanish Football Federation notified Real Madrid of a possible three-month ban for Castilla “official” head coach Santiago Sánchez Martín and “unofficial” head coach Zidane.