Archive for May, 2011

Much love to Real Madrid Castilla

With 4-2 aggregate loss to Alcoyano in the playoff stages, Real Madrid Castilla ended the 2010/11 season in fabulous fashion. Alberto Toril deserves a lot of credit for the achievement by the team since he took over in January to replace Alejandro Menedez. [Video via RealMadridCF channel on YouTube]

Real Madrid tour of China

Real Madrid would be visiting China for their pre-season games. There they would play Guangzhou Evergrande on August 3, 2011 and Tianjin Teda on August 6, 2011. This would be Real Madrid’s second visit to China after they had visited the country back in 2005. In the announcement Emilio Butragueno said: We will bring our [...]

OFFICIAL: Real Madrid Jersey 2011/12

After rumoured jerseys for weeks and months, the official one is finally here. This is what our players would be wearing come August when the 2011/12 season starts. Here is Benzema, sporting the new jersey. I am waiting for the UEFA Champions league jerseys, they’re usually cool, like the purple one this year. (Image credit: [...]

Valdano exits Real Madrid, does Jose have too much power?

There were reports some weeks back saying Jorge Valdano, director general at the club would be exiting his post due to conflict with Jose Mourinho in the past. Then there was Jorge Valdano himself denying such reports saying he’s staying. But today, came the bombshell. Valdano’s contract with the club was terminated after holding the [...]

Real Madrid gossip column

After Kun Aguero revealed his intention to leave Atletico, Manchester City, Chelsea and Real Madrid are all interested in the Argentine. (The Sun) Wenger says the deal for Benzema “doesn’t seem impossible”. (Daily Mirror) Marcello Lippi said: “Sir Alex told me he would take Ronaldo back tomorrow.” (The Sun) Real Madrid legend, Hugo Sanchez, is [...]