Tag Archives: Al-Sadd

The Daily Drool: Ró-Ró

17 Aug

Portuguese center back Pedro Miguel Carvalho Deus Correia known as Ró-Ró currently plays for Al Sadd. He has represented Qatar at the senior level.

The Return of Raul

27 Aug


How beautiful was the Bernabeu for Raul’s return?? So many beautiful moments were captured. The whole scene made me jealous of those who have been following the team since Raul’s time! I’m not ignorant as to what he means to the club & fans, and what he’s done for both, but unarguably this match was felt much more deeply for the Madridistas who supported him for years. With that said, get ready for a long one! There’s lots and lots of pretty.

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21 Aug

Rueda_de_prensa_de_Raýl (4)El Angel is in the house! Former captain and Bernabeu legend is back with his new team (::sniffle:: ) Al-Sadd. For those who are new to the team, this article will explain why we get all shriek-y about Raul. Suffice to say, he IS the shit.  Continue reading

Wednesday Training & A Visit From Raul

21 Aug

Entrenamiento_del_Real_Madrid (7)Well, people, the football gods giveth, and the football gods taketh away. We’re getting Raul back for 45 minutes tomorrow, but we’ve lost Xabi for 3 months. Yep, you heard that right. He was expected to play tomorrow in the XXXV Santiago Bernabeu Trophy match against Al-Sadd until he fractured the fifth metatarsal in his right foot today in training. I was shouting “WHYYYYYYYYY!” to the heavens when I woke up to the news this morning. Ugh. Continue reading

Thursday Late Night Bits & Bobs

11 Jul

Nacho (1)How does this always happen? I get home from work late, eat dinner and then sit down to post – poof! – it’s close to 11 PM. I give up. Here’s a quick rundown.

First, congrats to Nacho who yesterday extended his contract with Real Madrid for an additional 4 years. Continue reading

Well, At Least We Get Him Back For 45 Minutes

8 Jul


Real Madrid will face Al-Sadd where Raul plays in the XXXV Santiago Bernabéu Trophy

The match will be held on Thursday, August 22 at 22:30 hours and the white former captain will play each half of the match with each team Continue reading

Raul Is Coming Home! (If Only For One Day)

29 Jun

tumblr_mp6incJ8Iy1qbiysso1_500Al Sadd (and Raul!) will play Real Madrid in the Santiago Bernabeu Cup in August. It will be bittersweet, but to see Raul on the Bernabeu pitch again will be something special. (Via MGEF)

– Lozil

Twenty-Twenty-Twenty Four Hours To Go I Wanna Be Sedated

29 Apr
I'll give you one guess as to whose bulbous badonk that is.

I’ll give you 2 guesses as to whose bulbous badonk that is. Not that you’ll need it!

I’m so not ready. How about you? Lots of stuff to look at today, so I’ll spread it between 2 posts. First up, training! Continue reading

Raul & Al-Sadd Take League Title!

13 Apr

photoCongratulations to our beloved Raul & his teammates at Al-Sadd who took their first Qatari league title since 2006-2007. El Angel got tossed in the air for his efforts.
BHwcFnGCcAA4WL8I’m so happy that he continues to prosper and is loved everywhere he goes. If he’s not at Real, at least we know he’s being appreciated.

– Lozil

Checking In With Raul

5 Aug

Oh Raul, how we miss you! Here’s some shots of El Angel playing with his new team Al-Sadd during a Sheikh Jassim Cup match against Mesaimeer in Doha, Qatar on August 4, 2012. The Sheik Jassim Cup is a knockout tournament prior to the start of the Qatar first division league. Al-Sadd won 2-0. Continue reading