Ready For El Clasico!

3 Dec
"No pressure or anything, Cris."

“No pressure or anything, Cris.”

Are we ever really ready for El Clasico? Like death and taxes, they come anyway. Perhaps I was in El Clasico avoidance mode but by the time I got home last night, it was close to midnight, I was tipsy and I conked out before I could post so here’s a quickie before I leave for the match. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Andrea Petagna

3 Dec

andrea-petagna21 year old striker Andrea currently plays for Atalanta. He has represented Italy at the U16, U17, U18, U19, U20 & U21 levels. He really reminds me of David Hull who plays White Josh on Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.

The Daily Drool: Eliseu

2 Dec

eliseuLeft back/winger Eliseu plays for Benfica. He has represented Portugal at the U20, U21, B and senior levels.

Thursday Pre-ClasicoTraining

1 Dec

_3am0806thumbIt’s almost time for El Clasico! And Sese is looking rather peppy. I love the balls hovering above his head, on his back foot and by his knee and how he is in midair. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Árni Vilhjálmsson

1 Dec

arni-vilhjalmsson22 year old forward Árni currently plays for Breiðablik UBK on loan from Lillestrøm SK. He has represented Iceland at the U17, U19 and U21 levels.

The Daily Drool: Cyrus Christie

30 Nov

cyrus-christieRight back Cyrus currently plays for Derby County. He has represented the Republic of Ireland at the senior level.


29 Nov

cybh-39wqaauisrWe here at HB & HB join with the world football community in shock and mourning for the loss of 71 people – players, staff, crew, journalists – in last night’s horrific crash in Colombia. Continue reading