Archive for May, 2011

Van Persie and Kaka play paintball with football

Arsenal’s Robin Van Persie and Real Madrid’s Kaka were involved in a game of paintball. Although there was a twist to things. They didn’t run. They didn’t have guns in their hands. Instead they shot footballs at kids running around and footballs were covered in paint. Super fun! Tweet

Official: Real Madrid sign Altintop and love Turkish-Germans

If you thought we already had a huge list of midfielders then here is another to the list, Hamit Altintop. After days of speculation, transfer of the German born Turkish player is now official. (Yes another German-Turkish combination after Ozil and Sahin!). He’s signed for four years from Bayern Munich as a free transfer. Altintop […]

Thursday morning Real Madrid roundup

Real Madrid were involved in a charity game yesterday to raise funds for the people affected in the earthquake in Lorca. For this purpose, the team played a game with Seleccion Murciana which featured many of our senior squad members and also a special player and a legend in Chendo. The game finished 2-2 with […]

Wednesday morning Real Madrid roundup

Real Madrid roundup from newspapers and web to start off your day on Wednesday (18 May, 2011) Pepe dismisses the ‘anti-Messi’ tag and says it was team effort. ( Pepe spoke with AS and answered various questions about the Busquets incident, red card, UEFA Champions league final, contract extension etc. (AS) UEFA says they wouldn’t […]

Morning Real Madrid roundup

Real Madrid will announce a double contract renewal next week with Ramos extending his contract until 2017 and Pepe until 2015. Pepe’s salary to now be 3.8 million Euros (from 1.8 million Euros) and Ramos’ to be 4.5 million Euros (from 3.5 million Euros). Mourinho has endorsed both the extensions and had also labelled them […]