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.
The ‘Peez swung by the team hotel to say howdy and impart some wisdom or from the looks of these pictures, just kinda scowl at the players which is so encouraging.
The following players were called up for the match:
Goalkeepers: Navas, Casilla and Yáñez.
Defenders: Carvajal, Pepe, Ramos, Varane, Nacho and Marcelo.
Midfielders: James, Casemiro, Kovacic, Modric, Asensio and Isco.
Forwards: Cristiano Ronaldo, Benzema, Lucas Vázquez and Mariano.
Here’s the team arriving in Barcelona:
Hala Madrid y Nada Más!