Tag Archives: Sid Lowe

Guardian Of The Goal

3 Nov
Iker Casillas

Photograph: Ben Roberts for the Guardian

Sid Lowe did a fantastic piece on Iker in the Guardian today talking about what the future may bring, La Decima and more. It was accompanied by this stunning photo by Ben Roberts. Continue reading

THE MATCH: Real Madrid-Osasuna Copa del Rey Preview

8 Jan

– Lozil

The Match: Real Madrid – Celta Preview

5 Jan

– Lozil

Extra Time: Real Madrid draw FC Schalke 04 in the last 16 of the Champions League

17 Dec

– Lozil

THE MATCH: Real Madrid draw Juventus, Galatasaray & Copenhagen in UCL group stage

31 Aug


Phil Kitromilides and Sid Lowe discuss Group B and our opponents. Real Madrid also produced a little Justin Timberlake soundtracked promo about the Champions League draw after the jump.  Continue reading

Updated: Lights Out, Everybody’s Going Home

23 Sep

Well, that’s classic, now isn’t it? The lights were out at Vallecas apparently due to sabotage (vandals reportedly cut the wires) and the match had to be postponed. However, that decision wasn’t made without all sorts of drama, confusion, fans waiting outside and arguing about the time of the rescheduled match. This went well beyond the usual La Liga clusterfuck. I’m always amazed that the folks at LFP get paid for the absolutely shambolic way they run the operation. No one seems capable of making a decision in a timely manner. Kay Murray posted a rundown of her experience. Continue reading

Bits & Bobs: The “Huh?” Edition

25 Jun

I am so behind on posts that I don’t have a bloody clue where to start. So how about Iker Muniain’s head in a kitchen counter. Yeah, I dunno. But he posted it on Twitter. You’re welcome. 😉 At least it’s not him hanging out with amateur pR0n stars, so progress! Continue reading

Bits & Bobs: New Kit Update, Teenage Mesut, Alvaro’s Day Off, Stuff To Read, Stuff To Buy

31 May

Check this out – in certain light the new kit looks kinda purple or a really deep midnight blue but not grape like the 2010-2011 Champions League kit. Interesting. Continue reading

Oh Dear. Someone Wasn’t Paying Attention

23 Apr

Sport posted this cover with an unfortunately positioned Xavi (looking like he’s giving Puyi head) with an ad below it that says “Sex islLife.”  The Internet (which is forever, people!) gleefully jumped all over it and got the hashtag #LaMamadaDeXavi trending in Spain (The Blowjob of Xavi).  Continue reading

Stretchin’ At Valdebebas

14 Apr

This is a super drive by on my part as I’m off to get a haircut this morning, something I see Mou and Kaka decided to do as well. Looking good! Continue reading