As a surprise to NO ONE, Cris has made the 3-player shortlist for the 2013/14 UEFA Best Player in Europe award. This is Cris’ fourth successive appearance on this list since the award was implemented for the 2010-11 season. James and Ángel made the top ten as well, finishing 7 and 9 in the voting respectively. Continue reading
As the transfer window chugs along, at least one rumor can be laid to rest. Karim has just signed a 5 year extension to his contract. Continue reading
Check out Xabi listening to the audio from La Decima and the expressions on his beautiful face as he relives the match. I wonder if he’s thinking “This is the part where I gnawed on Jese. Good times.” Gotta admit, I got a little weepy watching this.
Greetings from a Ruby Tuesday’s in Detroit Metropolitan Airport! (Such is my life) Wifi was not very good to me this weekend, hence the lack of posts. I’ll be back in New York later today and will try to do some updating at that point. It was an eventful weekend to say the least. Met up with a lot of wonderful people and sat near a whole lot of not so wonderful people but hey, we made history as the part of the largest crowd to ever watch a footy game in the US, so there you have it.
Is anyone looking for a ticket to the sold out match between Real Madrid & Manchester United on August 2nd in Ann Arbor? If so, let me know via the email on the About Us page. One of watishistos has an extra ticket that he would like to get rid of. I can put you in touch with him. Serious inquiries only.
Also, is anyone interested in potentially meeting up for drinks or a bite to eat pre/post-match? Continue reading