Tag Archives: Alvaro Arbeloa

Arbie Calls Time On His Career

26 Jun

Saturday saw another former Blanco hanging up his boots. Alvaro Arbeloa called time on his 15 year career.  Continue reading

Happy Father’s Day!

19 Mar

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It’s Father’s Day in Europe and here’s how a few of the ballers acknowledged it. First up, The Baby and his baby (we still don’t know his name).

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New Year & Holiday Fun

1 Jan

2017Hope everyone had a lovely New Year’s Eve and have been enjoying the day today. As promised, a bumper crop of what various ‘ballers have been doing on their holidays. There have been engagements, baby announcements, singing in the mirror while dressed in a towel (Cristiano), blue gradient shoes (Sergio), celebrating on a camel (Mateo & Lukita) and a rather ungracious joke about a rival (Toni Kroos, being a bit rude, IMHO).  Let’s dig in! (It’s long so be prepared!) Continue reading

Back To Madrid, Accolades & Families

5 Aug


The team returned to Madrid after Wednesday’s win over Bayern Munich arriving home on Thursday. The game was fun but exhausted (the trip back seemed to take forever). Mygypsyspirit and I spent the following day recovering and hanging out. She left today so I’m getting back to work on things with a very quick catch up.  Continue reading

Tuesday Training & Interviewapalooza

24 May

Satellite (7)The team continued preparing for Saturday’s final. Lordy, it’s only 4 days away! Continue reading

Thursday Training & An Award For Zizou

19 May

Satellite (6)The team had their third training session of the week in preparation for the Champions League final. Continue reading

Ready For Deportivo

13 May

Satellite (5)Boy is it hard to talk about training and the last game of the season after what happened earlier but here it is anyways – a quick rundown. Continue reading