Tag Archives: Welcome To Real Madrid!

Zizou 2: Electric Boogaloo, Militão And More

20 Mar

I’ve been consumed with work and a course I am taking and I was just so sad about how things had been going that I haven’t updated in a while. However, the return of Zizou was hugely helpful to my psyche (and probably that of most Madridistas). Continue reading

Prep For Copa Begins & Welcome Brahim Díaz!

7 Jan

Who is that masked Blanco?!

Another disappointing result yesterday and not how we wanted to start the new year, but best not to dwell. Onward… 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

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: Los Blancos Sign Álvaro Odriozola

6 Jul

Real Madrid announced the signing of 22 year old right back Álvaro Odriozola from Real Sociedad, pending a medical. Álvaro came up through La Real’s youth system and made his debut for the first team in 2017. He has represented Spain at the U21 and senior levels.  The signing, which is for six seasons, is rumored to be a €40 million deal. You can check out some of his moves here.

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

Coming & Going

13 Jul

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

Asensio’s Presentation

16 Aug

_3AM3155Thumb,0Busy day at the Bernabeu and even more so for Marco Asensio who was presented as a Real Madrid player. He later got in the starting XI for the match vs. Stade de Reims. Continue reading

Mateo’s Big Day

19 Aug

Satellite (4)Congrats to Mateo Kovačić who was presented today as Real Madrid’s newest player. As ever, the day was super busy. Continue reading