Tag Archives: Franck Ribery

The Daily Drool – Epic Bromance Month: Franck Ribery & David Alaba

22 Dec

franck-ribery-g-en-compagnie-de-david-alaba-apres-la_869427And now we’re back to the boys after an awesome USWNT week. These two are total BFFs and have a love of pranks – against each other and their teammates. Continue reading

Golden Foot Voting

28 Aug

timthumbFor those of you interested in voting for random football awards, you still can for the Golden Foot aka Best Player of the Year Award until August 31, 2014.

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Nike Football: The Last Game

9 Jun

I love this great animation from Nike’s “Risk Everything” campaign featuring both Ronaldos (Original Recipe & Crispy), Neymar, Wayne Rooney, Zlatan, Timmy Howard, David Luiz,  Iniesta and Franck Ribery.  Especially the part with their “post-football” careers. I got some major giggle fits over that.

– Lozil

Charges Dropped

30 Jan

Franck-Ribery-and-Karim-Benzema-1959488And so ends the saga of one of the more unsavory episodes in the life of Karim Benzema. A French court has dropped the charges of soliciting an underage prostitute against Franck Ribéry and Karim Benzema. Continue reading

Quick Bits & Bobs: Deportivo, More Mesut & A Surprise Victory

29 Aug

Llegada_del_Real_Madrid (4)I’m way behind the gun on this one because the Teresa Herrera Cup match is already in the second half but I wanted to post the arrival pictures among other things. Continue reading

Tuesday Training, Other Bits & Bobs

27 Aug
Entrenamiento (8)

Well it’s not bars, Shigs, but does this make you feel a bit safer?

All the players who didn’t start against Granada had a session today. Illara trained at the same rate which is great news while Sami was on his own. The rest of the boys will be back tomorrow.  Continue reading

Benzema/Ribery Trial Postponed AGAIN

18 Jun
"Mon Dieu, Franck - we dodged a bullet again"

“Mon Dieu, Franck – will this trial never end?”

Karim and Franck’s trial has been adjourned until 2014. What is this? Like the third or fourth postponement? This investigation has been going on since 2010. I’m sure they’re just ready to get it over with and find out the verdict. (Well, at least Karim is, according to his lawyer) Continue reading

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

La Roja Ready For France

15 Oct


The boys finished up their final preparations for the match tomorrow, bringing equal parts of energy for drills & prettiness for us. As always, La Roja’s final training session was filled with smiles and some of the boys got a special little visit from some amis….*hint* *hint*

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Hello Dollies

23 Aug

Manuel Neuer

How many times have you seen a player so adorable that you wish you had a big ol’ plush doll of them to snuggle with? Marcelo springs immediately to mind. Well, Bayern Munich went ahead and made that wish a realityContinue reading