Archive for April, 2011

Pre Clasico MADNESS!!

With the La Liga Clasico coming up in a few hours, Copa Del Rey final on April 20 and UEFA Champions League semis on 27th April and 3 May, the craziness has started! It would be hard to make any mentions besides that of Barcelona (and Real Madrid ofcourse) for the next 18 days. We […]

Guest Post: El Clasico - Statistically speaking!

The following post is a guest contribution by Saviola87, a Madridista from Abu Dhabi. She voices her opinions on the crazy month of April with not one or two but four Clasicos coming up! You might want to read her Know Thy Madridisa as well. Enjoy! El Clasico has always been more than just a […]

Spurs v Real Madrid: Post match comments

Post match comments from Real Madrid’s 1-0 away victory at White Hart Lane v Spurs. Xabi Alonso Much has been made ​​of these games, but until now it was speculation. Now these teams are a fact and we must go for them. We are two teams that know each other very well and is sure […]

Spurs v Real Madrid - Looking ahead to the 2nd leg

With the 1st leg comfortable in the bag at a 4-0 scoreline, the tie looks dead and buried. But like Mourinho, Alonso and Zidane yesterday, let’s respect Spurs and have the game set for sure before getting all excited about a semi final with Barcelona. To hear from the side of a Spurs fan, Willie […]

Spurs v Real Madrid - Pre-game comments

Before the team takes on Spurs tomorrow, Jose Mourinho, Xabi Alonso and Zinedine Zidane talked to the press about the game and as expected, some questions were about the El Clasico on the weekend. Jose Mourinho, Manager I agree with Redknapp. Football always offers surprises. We must respect Tottenham Hotspur. I know the mentality of […]