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Merry Christmas/Happy New Year From La Roja & La Rojita!

29 Dec


I continue to be about as useful as a block of wood, laying in bed here wheezing, I’ll make two quick posts before I fall asleep yet again. (Thanks for all the kind wishes, BTW. Max and I are doing okay but I think I’ve morphed into a cat since I’m sleeping about 14 hours a day).

The merry men of La Roja & the bebes of La Rojita taped holiday messages and – glory be! – blooper reels (I’m side eyeing you, Real Madrid – better get mine tomorrow). So here you go. Chori was very, very Chori (I like how someone handed him a giant Christmas tree to put at crotch level – just adding more fuel to his nickname, eh?) Everyone is just a complete goofball. I do love seeing Xabi crack up and Alvaro being (lovingly) frustrated by his boo. I also got a kick out of how they paired tiny guys with big dudes and perched the wee ones on the shelf (Mata/Negredo, Monreal/Llorente). Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Óliver Torres

21 Jul

Oliver Torres18 year old (19 in November!) midfielder Óliver plays for Atleti. He has represented Spain at the U18, U19, U20 & U21 levels. Another cool tidbit? He’s Villa’s roomie (on team jaunts). Continue reading