Tag Archives: Karim Benzema

Thursday Training & Da Plane

16 Mar

What exactly is going on here?

The team continued preparing for Saturday’s match vs. Athletic Bilbao. Continue reading

Sunday Recovery Session, A Milestone & More Tattoos

5 Mar

It was good to see Los Blancos racking up those goals yesterday, wasn’t it? They got right back down to work today because Tuesday, we face Napoli again in the Champions League. Continue reading

New Year & Holiday Fun

1 Jan

2017Hope everyone had a lovely New Year’s Eve and have been enjoying the day today. As promised, a bumper crop of what various ‘ballers have been doing on their holidays. There have been engagements, baby announcements, singing in the mirror while dressed in a towel (Cristiano), blue gradient shoes (Sergio), celebrating on a camel (Mateo & Lukita) and a rather ungracious joke about a rival (Toni Kroos, being a bit rude, IMHO).  Let’s dig in! (It’s long so be prepared!) Continue reading

Catching Up On Training, Injuries & More Awards

29 Dec

_he21786thumbGotta do a little catching up. Yesterday was my last day in the office until the New Year (whooooo!) so it was a long one. Continue reading

Belated Congrats To Our Campeones!

22 Dec

_n0y0138thumbBoy, the holiday season has put everything behind schedule! I didn’t forget that we won another trophy. Hell no! Things have just been…complicated. Here’s a quick and dirty rundown of the final.  Continue reading

Thursday Pre-ClasicoTraining

1 Dec

_3am0806thumbIt’s almost time for El Clasico! And Sese is looking rather peppy. I love the balls hovering above his head, on his back foot and by his knee and how he is in midair. Continue reading

Wednesday Training, Broken Bale & Basic Badassery

23 Nov

_3am8028thumbLooks like it’s nice and cold in Madrid, eh? I’m freezing my tuchis off in New York lately esp. at night. But tomorrow is Thanksgiving so I’ll have a couple of days off to rest and stay cozy in my house. Hooray!

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