Tag Archives: Fans Behaving Wonderfully

Training Session For The Fans

31 Dec

Real Madrid held their annual opening training for the fans on Monday at Alfredo Di Stéfano Stadium. Continue reading

All Eyes On Odegaard & More

29 Jan

Satellite (9)Wonder kid/Muppet Baby Martin Odegaard had his first training with the team today. (Video) Cristiano worked out indoors. Pepe and Lukita continue with their recovery. Continue reading

Last Training Before Fiorentina, Another Baby On The Way & More

15 Aug

Satellite (22)The team had their final training before facing Fiorentina tomorrow in the last pre-season match. Continue reading

World Cup 2014: This Is What Friends Are For

22 Jun

I dare you to watch the video below and not smile and cry. Because then you would have watched this video and everyone needs to watch this video. I cried, big tears, and smiled, a big smile. There’s a good chance (100%) I teared up again just writing this post. Continue reading

Two Trainings, A Presser & The Roadkill On Sergio’s Head

17 Mar

Seriously, what the HELL is that on his head?

Sorry for my absence yesterday. I packed Shiggers & Max the cat in a rental car and drove through a total of 3 boroughs and 3 states. Continue reading

Thursday Training, Audi Delivers & A Good Deed

28 Nov

121-492-_VCM0049Thumb,36Hope all American watishistas are having a wonderful Thanksgiving. I’ve been up since it was barely light out cooking like a fiend. One Thanksgiving dinner down and casseroles in the oven baking as I head off to another one! I’m so thankful today for family, friends, the good life I have and all you wonderful people – you make every day better. Continue reading

What A Lovely Gesture!

1 Nov

BYAZvb6IcAAM9u1A Japanese fan sent El Pirata a Senbazuru  (1,000 paper cranes). The senbazuru given as a gift symbolizes a wish for good luck or a quick recovery from an illness/injury among other things. He posted a picture of them on Twitter. Animo Pirata!

(I’m sure some of our Japanese watishistas could do a better job than I did of explaining the tradition, so please feel free to in the comment section!)

– Lozil


9 Oct

df8a70ec305f11e3a08722000a1f91ab_8A fan created these adorable statues of Marcelo (with the World Cup) and Enzo and his menagerie. Aren’t they terrific? Marcelo even his his tattoos! Continue reading

Immortal Fans – Sport Club Recife

18 Jun

This completely and utterly blew me away (and made me weepy – truth be told). What an fantastic campaign – just brilliant. (Via @jimmyconrad)

I’m signed up to be an organ donor myself. I like the thought that once I shuffle off this mortal coil, I’ll be able to help someone continue on. You can see in the video how important it is to the recipients and their families. The fact that they were able to wipe out some of the waiting lists is amazing.

– Lozil