Tag Archives: Raul Albiol

Prep Continues For Girona

23 Aug

Match Day 1 went well, didn’t it? Let’s keep up the good work. Continue reading

Ready For Napoli, Leg 1

14 Feb

_3am9923thumbReady or not, here we go! It’s time for Napoli! Continue reading

Prep Begins For Napoli & Talking To Our Milestone Men

13 Feb

_3am2292thumbThe team got back into action and began prepping for Napoli on Wednesday.  Continue reading

The FInal Final Pre-Sevilla Session & Happy Papi’s Day

19 Mar

Satellite (7)Okay, the mothership was full of shit yesterday. Today was the final training session. Sigh. Continue reading

Booty CAAll With Only One A

14 Mar

Three out of four members of the legendary Booty CAAll (Albiol, Arbeloa, Pipita, Calleti) posed for a shot on the Napoli Instagram. I miss these guys! But I know that they are well loved and that Napoli fan extraordinaire Maria Rosario is taking very good care of them, which is comforting.

– Lozil

Sunday Recovery Session & Love Is All Around

14 Feb

Satellite (4)The team had a recovery session today. The starters stayed indoors with the exception of Toni came out for a bit of a run. Continue reading

Carnival Bebés & More Silliness

6 Feb

I noticed a bunch of pictures of ‘ballers’ bebés in costumes today. At first I was like “Is it some sort of international ‘Bebés in Costumes Day’ that I know nothing about?” But then I realized, it’s Carnival! First up is the ever delightful Raul Arbeloa as Luke Skywalker (or as he pronounces it “Lud Ezawater” according to his mami, Carlota). Continue reading

The Daily Drool – Epic Bromance Month – All Stars: The Double As (Albiol & Arbeloa)

31 Dec

tumblr_lgmqh1SYnk1qdouerRemember the good old days when there was 100% less infighting on the team and bromances like the Double As were the norm? Yeah, I miss those days. ::sniffle:: Enjoy this trip down memory lane which features some other former players and bromances. Let’s hope 2016 brings us peace, prosperity and a return to team harmony. Continue reading

Pipita In An Eye Patch? Maggio As The Mad Hatter? Must Be The SSC Napoli 2016 Calendar.

19 Oct

::sings:: These are a few of my favorite things! Bless Napoli, they always know how to cheer me up with their bonkers annual calendar and this year is no exception.  Continue reading

Updated: The Musical Stylings Of Raul Albiol & Pepe Reina

18 Jul

Our good friend watishista and Napoli fan extraordinaire Maria Rosaria sent me this clip of Raul Albiol & Pepe Reina onstage with a band. Raul is trying to sing La Bamba, but lordy, is he tone deaf. Bless. I said to Maria Rosaria that I was surprised that Pepe Reina didn’t just grab the mic and have a go because that’s his style. To my delight, she came back with footage of him doing just that. Continue reading