Tag Archives: Raul

Sunday & Monday Catch Up

11 May

Satellite (5)Howdy all! Sorry I deserted you yesterday. I was off on a road trip to see the New York Cosmos with watishistas Shigs, mygypsyspirit, DK, SK and watisisto AS. We had a fun journey spent giggling over Mesut’s fashion drama (Me to MGS last night: “He looks like an Amish rent boy.”) and some impromptu awesome tailgating. Continue reading

Raul Does Brooklyn

29 Apr

RaulFor those NYers who don’t already know, our Eternal Captain will be playing this Saturday night, May 2 in Brooklyn with the New York Cosmos vs. Ottawa. So if you don’t want to have to haul your arse out to Long Island to see him play, here’s your chance. I’ll be out there cheering El Angel on. Tickets can be purchased here.

– Lozil

Preparation For Atleti Continues Plus Talking With James and Raul

20 Apr

Satellite (8)The team continued training as we get ready to face Atleti on Wednesday. I am so not looking forward to that match. Continue reading

Recovery, Club World Cup & More

13 Dec

Satellite (7)The team had a recovery session this morning after their decisive win over Almeria. 20 in a row now! Whooo! Continue reading

Raul’s Presentation

9 Dec

23EABE4100000578-2867363-image-a-2_1418149074587The glorious Raul was presented today as a New York Cosmos player at the Four Seasons hotel. I am both delighted and dismayed by this because Good: RAUL IN NEW YORK! and Bad: I have to haul my ass out to Long Island to see him play. Muy bien on the former. no me gusta on the latter. Continue reading

First Training Of The Week & A Visit From The Eternal Captain

27 Aug

Satellite (11)If the rumors of Xabi leaving for Bayern Munich are true, I’m going to go into a mourning period beyond that of when Mesut took off for Arsenal and I was nearly inconsolable for a month. Xabi, listen, I’m fulfilling a life long dream of seeing Kate Bush live next week. DO. NOT. HARSH. MY. ETHEREAL. KATE. MELLOW. Continue reading

Happy Birthday Raúl!

27 Jun

RaúlToday is the 37th birthday of our eternal captain. Feliz cumpleaños to El Angel de Madrid! Let’s celebrate with some hot Raúl pictures after the jump. Continue reading

Training At Estádio da Luz & A Homecoming

23 May

10Ah, Cristiano! How amazing you look, how amazing you are. Let’s hope everyone has a fantastic game tomorrow and brings us home La Decima! The team trained at Benfica’s Estádio da Luz and had some guests to offer encouragement. (BEWARE: HUGE ASS TRAINING PICTURE DUMP AHEAD) Continue reading

The Fabulous 5

23 May

12Ah, all the feels these pictures bring up! Five of our greatest players, Di Stéfano, Raúl, Gento, Hierro and Amancio, banded together to wish the boys good luck tomorrow. I see Amancio was a fashion inspiration for The Ramos. Those red trousers are straight up Sergio. Continue reading

Bringing Home The Gold & More

14 Jan
Look but don't touch

Look but don’t touch!

The team gathered to congratulate Cristiano & Sergio and check out their awards before the training session. Cristiano will present the Ballon D’or to the Bernabeu on January 25th. He’s the 6th Madrid player to win the honor after Di Stéfano (1957 and 1959), Kopa (1958), Figo (2000), Ronaldo (2002) and Cannavaro (2006). Continue reading