Archive for April, 2011

Copa Del Rey win celebrations

Copa del Rey final game versus Barcelona brought about the first trophy for the club this season. And the first Copa in 18 years! And oh boy were the 1-0 win celebrations grand in nature! [okay am a bit late! :p] [Image sources - Iker-Casillas.com, Real Madrid's Facebook Page and various Tumblr accounts] Videos Various […]

Preview - El Clasico Numero Dos, aka Copa Del Rey final

This preview post comes with less than two hours to go for the Copa del Rey final. As the saying goes, better late than never! To keep this succinct, I’ll break it down into talking points: Reactions from the 1-1 draw on Saturday Perhaps the strongest voice, in light of how Madrid played, surfaced from […]

Video - Messi smashes the ball into the fans

In the second half of Clasico Part 1 yesterday, Messi smashed the ball right into the faces of the fans. He has the right to go for the ball but seriously, what was he trying to accomplish there? How was it not a yellow card for kicking the ball away/time wasting/intent to injure fans? But […]

El Clasico Numero Uno - A draw we can be proud of!

(the shot that could’ve made all the difference in the world if it had gone in) A lot has been said over Twitter and other mediums across the internet about the four Clasicos in eighteen days. Last night, we saw the first of the four unfold in a spectacular fashion! For some, the result might […]

Real Madrid v Barcelona - Post Match comments

Post match comments from tonight’s 1-1 draw at the Bernabeu versus Barcelona in the league. Jorge Valdano Things got complicated after the penalty, the red card and the goal we conceded. We made great efforts during the first half and it was tough to play the remaining minutes with one man down. Barcelona made the […]