Are You Ready?

30 Jan

Concentraciýn (3)Lots of meetings and racing around today has kept me from an update. Perhaps it’s for the best – gave me less time to stress. The Clasico is upon us!

The boys went to the Sheraton Mirasierra earlier to hang out and cool their jets (or you know, fire ’em up) pre-match.

The following players were called up:

Goalkeepers: Adán, Diego López and Jesús.
Defenders: Arbeloa, Marcelo, Albiol, Varane and Carvalho.
Midfielders: Modric, Alonso, Khedira, Özil, Kaká, Callejón and Essien.
Forwards: Cristiano Ronaldo, Benzema, Higuaín and Morata.

The team is, of course, at the Bernabeu now – I wonder if their stomachs are in knots as well?


And the starting line up is…::drumroll::

Diego López,  Essien, Varane, Carvalho, Arbeloa, Xabi Alonso, Khedira, Özil, Callejón, Cristiano & Benzema


The fans are out in full force to cheer on our team. We need the support now more than ever.

Here’s a bonus Sergio shot to keep us busy courtesy of gayforpodolski. Slightly dodgy trousers and another one of his Virgin Mary graphic tops. Tamer than usual.

tumblr_mhfwozfQTO1r2z4vto1_500Cute shirt alert – 8 Bit Football has a Real Madrid shirt (men’s and women’s styles). Free shipping today only with the code FREELOVE.

BB2g1LCCcAAMhhLHalf hour till kick off. Here we go – I’m sending every bit of positive energy that I can toward the team. HALA Madrid!

– Lozil

6 Responses to “Are You Ready?”

  1. M January 30, 2013 at 2:42 pm #

    Ready… hell no. I’m never ever ready for a Clasico.

    • headbandsandheartbreak January 30, 2013 at 5:03 pm #

      Me neither but WOWSA Varane! AW YEAH Lopez. Two very delightful performances. And Mesut, of course. More later, but just busy squealing right now.

      • M January 30, 2013 at 5:50 pm #

        My god this match!!! It was sooo much better than what I expected with some brilliant footy. Rafa rocked and Babi blew me away. LOL I think I need to stop if I’m starting to rhyme stuff.

  2. Mehreh January 30, 2013 at 5:04 pm #

    after nearly dying approx. 15,693 times, i am now awake and really happy that the baby did so well today. i’m very proud of him. i hope he gets many marcelo hugs in the locker room.

  3. jellyace January 30, 2013 at 9:34 pm #

    I decided to take a nap a couple of hours before the match which was at 4am here. I slept right thru the match in my RM jersey and missed Rapha’s brilliant game and goal. Arrrggghhh! But I am happy for our Bebe who is now a man, the Man of the Match no less!

  4. Phédre January 31, 2013 at 3:39 am #

    Oh baby croissant and little avatar eyes, how I love you two!
    And how do you do that Sese, wearing that and still look absolutely hot?

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