Tag Archives: Emilio Butragueno

Tuesday In Melbourne

21 Jul

Satellite (3)Another driveby as I’m heading out to meet watishistas Shigs & ForzaSusan for a spot of dinner before the PSG/Fiorentina game tonight. Continue reading

2 Days Till Almeria & Ol’ Big Ears Heads To Berlin

27 Apr

Satellite (13)Right back to work for the boys. It’s a busy week. We’ve got Almeria on Wednesday and Sevilla on Saturday. Continue reading

So Juve It Is

24 Apr

Satellite (11)So we now know our opponents for the semi-final: Juventus. I had a feeling that they would be. Oh so much drama to be had with any of these teams.  Continue reading

Recovery, Club World Cup & More

13 Dec

Satellite (7)The team had a recovery session this morning after their decisive win over Almeria. 20 in a row now! Whooo! Continue reading

Training, Trouble & LFP Awards

27 Oct

12Don’t know about you, but I’m still on a high from the Clasico win on Saturday. Watishista hopechaser is hard at work on the recap even as we speak. Continue reading

So Many Happy Returns!

15 Oct

Satellite (1)Work continues to eat my life, but I have a short respite this evening, so here’s a quick catch up post.  So many happy returns! Yesterday, Fabio (who had trained alone on Monday), joined the group which consisted of  Nacho, Arbie, Illara, Marcelo & the Castilla boys. Continue reading

Training Catch Up, Arrival In Sofia & A Sernando Reunion To Look Forward To!

30 Sep
Satellite (7)

Thumbs up in stereo

Well, the week has flown by and the team is already in Sofia (for the first time in 35 years)! I’ve been in the midst of a couple of work-related all nighters with a couple of more to come so I’m going to try to get a bunch of posts up tonight (the watishista correspondents have been taking up the slack and producing some goodies).  So this is a very quick and dirty catch up. Continue reading

Ready For Villareal & Remembering Don Alfredo

26 Sep
Karim looks...determined.

Karim looks…determined.

Los Blancos take on Villareal at El Madrigal tomorrow. They had their final training today joined by Castilla’s Aguza and Rubén Yáñez. Continue reading

bwin presents #TheMoment – featuring the stars of Real Madrid

13 Jun


I’m missing the hell out of our boys as a unit. This fantastic video (with English subtitles) from bwin show Sergio, Pepe, The Baby, Angel and our favorite Bond villain talking about the defining moments in their career. There’s also a great bit about superstitions that really cracked me up.

– Lozil

Recovery Session & Corazon Classic Presentation

24 Apr

7The team held a recovery session today. The keepers trained outside while the starting field players from yesterday’s match trained inside. Cristiano and Fabio ran together outside for awhile before heading indoors. Casado, Mascarell and Willian José of Castilla joined the session on the pitch. (Training Video) Continue reading