Tag Archives: Thibaut Courtois

Off To Amsterdam!

12 Feb

Los Blancos headed off to Amsterdam where they will meet Ajax in the knockout rounds of the Champions League tomorrow. Continue reading

When Frankenshirt Met Frankendress & Other Tales from London

24 Sep

One of the fun things to do every year is see what outrageous fashion appears at The Best awards. I mean, Dani Alves is always worth a look – remember when he went apeshit with a bedazzler? And Messi never disappoints in his sartorial faux pas. Ah, but our Sese in a class by himself as is his missus. The happy couple hit the plane attired in their signature idiosyncractic style. Special shoutout to Pilar’s tangerine studded leather jacket because that is truly something and Sergio is just bein’ Sergio. Note the Frankenshirt. I swear to fuck, this man cannot purchase something that hasn’t been pieced together from seven different other garments. I bet his fave Dolly Parton song is “Coat of Many Colors” Anyhow, at first glance, it’s Frankenlicious, but tame for Sergio. But you really need to see the full thing… Continue reading

Tuesday Training & More

4 Sep

The players not called up for international duty had their second session of the week. Continue reading

Training, FIFA Best Shortlist, International Duty & More

3 Sep

Nice little victory yesterday, no?  And Courtois got his debut! I’m not complaining about winning our first three games at all. Let’s keep it up. Continue reading

Off To The UEFA SuperCup

13 Aug

The team headed off for Tallinn, Estonia to meet Atleti in the UEFA Super Cup. Continue reading

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

Training For Basel, Winning! & A FIFA FIFPro 2014 World XI Nod

24 Nov
Thighmaster

Thighmaster

The team had a closed training yesterday but today we got a glimpse of their activities. (Training video) Castilla’s Álvaro Medrán joined in again. Sami & Pepe worked out indoors. Lukita worked on his recovery. Illarra returned to the group and Jese was with the gang as well. Continue reading

World Cup 2014: “MMXIV – Les Diables/De Duivels” Belgium NT Exhibition

5 Jul
Thibaut Courtois © Stephan Vanfleteren

Thibaut Courtois © Stephan Vanfleteren

Photographer Stephan Vanfleteren has an exhibition of his brilliant photos of the Belgium National Team currently up in Brussels. The photographs are on display at the Botanique in Saint-Josse-ten-Noode until August 17, 2014. Continue reading

Nike Soccer: Winner Stays

25 Apr

Nike released this fantastic video today that features Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar Jr., Wayne Rooney, Zlatan Ibrahimović, Gerard Piqué, Gonzalo Higuaín, Mario Götze, Eden Hazard, Thiago Silva, Andrea Pirlo, David Luiz, Andrés Iniesta, Thibaut Courtois, Tim Howard and in a cameo, Irina Shayk. It’s absolutely fantastic. Enjoy!

– Lozil