Tag Archives: Summer Transfers

It’s Official: Courtois Arrives, Kovacic to Chelsea

8 Aug

Well, it’s a done deal! Thibaut Courtos has joined Los Blancos from Chelsea while Mateo Kovacic has headed to Stamford Bridge on loan for the season.  Keylor, however, isn’t giving up without a fight.

– Lozil

The Week So Far…

26 Jul

I make a whole big statement about starting to post again and then promptly get felled by an epic bronchial infection that has had me flat on my ass all week. Typical.  Anyhow, I’m slowly starting to come out of it now so I’m going to try again! There’s the bulk of a week to catch up on so I’ll do a drive by. Continue reading

The Only Constant Is Change

20 Jul


First off, I must thank the ever amazing hopechaser for single-handedly covering the World Cup and doing such a brilliant job at it. She is a true star and the best watishista correspondent that a girl could ask for. She’s been holding down the fort at a time where I’m just not capable of doing so and I am very grateful.

I’m not good with change and that’s an understatement. I’ve been going through massive change in my personal life which is why I haven’t been around this summer. While I feel that all the upheaval will ultimately be beneficial, it doesn’t make the process any easier. So when my team has been going through similar changes, it has been very difficult for me to write about. Continue reading

It’s Official: Danilo To Manchester City

23 Jul

Danilo has signed (subject to a work permit) a five year deal to Manchester City for a reported £26.5m. If all goes well with the work permit, we’ll see him again on Wednesday when we face City in the ICC. Best of luck, Danilo (unless you’re playing against us, of course).

– Lozil

Wednesday Evening Training & Welcome Dani Ceballos!

20 Jul

Yesterday, the team had a second training session at UCLA focusing on passing and possession. Continue reading

It’s Official: Morata To Chelsea

19 Jul

Chelsea won the race to sign King Muppet Baby for a reported £60m. Continue reading

Coming & Going

13 Jul

It’s that time of year, people. Lots of coming and going… Continue reading