Tag Archives: Andres Iniesta

As We Watish Into A New Decade

31 Dec

If I thought 2018 was a challenge, 2019 sure upped the ante. The world has gone mad on pretty much every level. And once again, football has had to take a back seat for me. Continue reading

End Of An Era: El Niño Retires

24 Aug

I’m feeling a bit weepy. Nando played his final match for Sagan Tosu against a Vissel Kobe side that featured two of his closest friends, Andres Iniesta and David Villa. Continue reading

Watishing Into 2019

31 Dec

I honestly thought nothing could top 2017 for sheer fuckery. To that, 2018 said “Hold my beer.” Real Madrid-wise, there were highs (Decimotercera for one thing) and lows (the departures of Zizou and Cristiano, our current confusing form, etc.) but through all of it, we persevere. Continue reading

Prep For Sevilla & Some Super Visitors

7 May

Man, that was a testy little Clasico, wasn’t it? But you can’t say that it wasn’t riveting.  I admit to getting pretty verklempt when Iniesta went off. I stood and applauded. Team loyalties aside, if you love football, you love Iniesta. How could you not? I will miss him. What a beautiful player. I’ll be sad to not see him regularly on my tv screen. Continue reading

Awards All Around!

23 Oct

Los Blancos really cleaned up at FIFA’s The Best Awards again this year! The ceremony took place in London. Continue reading

Best Of The Best

9 Jan

_he10130Well, I got home from work at 10 PM so that tells you what kind of day I just had. But you know who had a good day? These guys! (And a few more not in the picture). It was FIFA’s Best awards in Zurich. Continue reading

Ready For Cádiz & Awards

1 Dec

Satellite (3)The team had their final session before tomorrow’s Copa Del Rey match vs. Cádiz. Continue reading