Because the universe hates us and wants to rub Xabi Alonso in our face one more time, we have drawn Bayern as our next opponent in the Champions League. First leg is away on April 12 and the second is at home on April 18. Other matchups: Atletico Madrid-Leicester, Borussia Dortmund-Monaco and Juventus-Barcelona.
Real Madrid & ICC finally confirmed the rumored El Clásico in Miami this summer! The match will take place on Saturday, July 29 at the Hard Rock Stadium. Ticket pre-sale begins March 16 at 10 AM ET. Having been to the Clásico in Madrid with mygypsyspirit, I can tell you that it has a very special atmosphere and energy.
Well, 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
“No pressure or anything, Cris.”
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. Continue reading
The team began our version of Hell Week – preparing for El Clasico. Ugh. I am not ready. But at least they will be. Continue reading
Well, the pre-season prep is heating up. Pre-season starts officially tomorrow. Lots to catch up on! Marcelo & Dani were the first to get back to work on Wednesday. Continue reading
Apologies again for the lack of posts. I’m in the thick of packing for my move and UGH. I’ve accumulated a lot of stuff in the past decade. I know once I’m on the other side of all this, it will be fine but the preparation SUCKS. Speaking of preparation, the boys got down to work for the match on Wednesday. Continue reading