Tag Archives: FC Basel

Match Recap: Champions League – Real Madrid v FC Basel

17 Sep

Photo 1Well, it’s that time. It’s time for us to defend our coveted championship. We earned good old Big Ears in a big way. Can we do it again? Can we make it La Undecima and become the first club in the Champions League era (AC Milan did it in 88-89/89-90 before it was in this format) to win back to back Champions League trophies? I sure as hell hope so. And so does everyone in the Real Madrid universe. Continue reading

Ready Or Not, It’s Time For Basel

16 Sep

Satellite (5)The team is at the Bernabeu and ready for action. More arrival pictures and starting lining after the jump. Continue reading

THE MATCH: Real Madrid – Basel | Champions League Preview

15 Sep

– Lozil

Preparing For Basel

15 Sep
"I've heard what you've been saying about our defense and I don't appreciate it."

“I’ve heard what you’ve been saying about our defense and I don’t appreciate it.”

Vice capi is looking a tad surly today. That’s pretty much what I looked like after Saturday’s game. No one is happy right now, Sese, no one.

The team finished their last training before meeting Basel tomorrow at home. Continue reading

Champions League Draw

28 Aug

BwI-QKEIIAAU5P0There you have it. We’re facing FC Basel (Switzerland), Liverpool and FC Ludogorets Razgrad (Bulgaria).  Somewhere across Manhattan, I hear watishista Mandi cursing a blue streak.

– Lozil

The Daily Drool: Fabian Schär

24 Jun

FabianSchär SwitzerlandTasty 22 year old center back Fabian plays for FC Basel. He has represented Switzerland at the U20, U21, Olympic and senior levels.

The Daily Drool: Champions League Group E – Basel’s Pak Kwang-Ryong

19 Oct

Pak Kwang-Ryong2 Striker Pak Kwang-Ryon joined Basel in 2011. He played for their U21 team in 2012 and was loaned out in 2013. He was recalled to the senior team in August. He has represented North Korea at the U23 and senior levels.

Updated: Friday Training, Presser, Call Ups, Concentracion & More

3 May

Entrenamiento_Real_Madrid (5)The boys had their final training session before meeting Valladolid tomorrow. Sese, Arbeloa, Marcelo, Pipita and Benz trained indoors. Sergio had finished Tuesday’s match with an injury, so he’s sitting tomorrow out. He’s expected to be fine for the Copa Del Rey final on May 17th.  Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Aleksandar Dragović

7 Jan

FC BASEL vs BAYERN MUNICHDefender Aleksandar plays for FC Basel. He has represented Austria at the U16, U17, U19 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool: Granit Xhaka

20 Apr

19 year old midfielder Granit plays for FC Basel. He has represented Switzerland at the U17, U18, U19, U21 and senior levels.