Tag Archives: Schalke

The Daily Drool: Franco Di Santo

1 Aug

Franco Di Santo2Argentine striker Franco has just made the move from Werder Bremen to Schalke. He has represented Argentina at the U20 and senior level.

Match Recap: Champions League – Real Madrid v Schalke

20 Mar

Schalke fans at BernabeuI don’t know about the rest of you, but after the match against Bilbao I was pretty sure we’d worked out the cobwebs and would easily move into the next round in Champions League. Not that Schalke are ever easy but surely we couldn’t blow an advantage of two away goals…

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Dissent Is Not Disloyalty & Other Matters

11 Mar

SatelliteYesterday was…not good. And that’s putting it as diplomatically as I can. Continue reading

Starting Line Up: Real Madrid Vs. Schalke

10 Mar

Let’s do this Blancos!

– Lozil

Ready To Take On Schalke

9 Mar

Satellite (15)This photo cracked me up for some reason. It was a long day and I’m a bit giddy, so my apologies. The team had their final training today joined by Real Madrid C defender Iván Sáez . We meet Schalke tomorrow. Continue reading

Match Recap: Champions League – Real Madrid v Schalke

22 Feb

FC Schalke 04 v Real Madrid - UEFA Champions League Round of 16

Wednesday we traveled to Gelsenkirchen for the first Round of 16 match against Schalke. Okay, technically we traveled on Tuesday but you know what I’m getting at. Continue reading

Wilkommen Blancos!

17 Feb

Satellite (4)Watishista mygypsyspirit texted me this morning asking “Why is Kroos in a hat so funny?” I couldn’t tell you why, but I get where she’s coming from. I really do.

The team flew to Dusseldorf today and then continued on to Essen where they are making Atlantic Congress Hotel their base of operations. Continue reading

Monday Training & Interviews

16 Feb

Satellite (2)The team continued to work in preparation for Wednesday’s Champions League match vs. Schalke. Continue reading

Sunday On The Pitch, Xabi & The Pips

15 Feb

Thank god he’s not too mangled!

See Marcelo have to leave the pitch yesterday gave me quite a scare! Whatever happened doesn’t appear to be serious, thankfully, as he was excercising on the pitch today. Continue reading

The Daily Drool – Epic Bromance Month – DIE MANNSCHAFT WEEK – Benedikt Höwedes & Mats Hummels

19 Dec

tumblr_ncj6yx6Hq41qck5e4o1_400Aw! How can you not love Mats and Bene? These two have been bromancing forever. And it’s one of those Montague/Capulet thangs since they play for arch rivals Schalke & Borussia Dortmund. But that doesn’t stop them, oh no! Continue reading