Archive for December, 2011

Sevilla hit for a six! Real Madrid win 6-2 (AGAIN!)

Real Madrid will be going into 2012 as leaders of La Liga! With a pulsating game at Sánchez Pizjuan, Real Madrid emerged victorious in a tightly contested battle, something the scoreline wouldn’t suggest. Three goals by Ronaldo, one each by Callejon, Di Maria and Altintop got us the valuable three points. Sevilla scored two goals [...]

Real Madrid to face CSKA Moscow in the round of 16

After winning 6 games out of 6 in the group stages, Real Madrid will face CSKA Moscow in the round of 16. The first leg would take place away from home on 21 February. The return leg would be at the Bernabeu on 14 March. Real Madrid as the group winners could have faced any [...]

El Clasico lookahead: Real Madrid Camp

Having heard (read?) from two Barcelona fans, it’s time to look at the Real Madrid camp. How are the whites shaping up before the Clasico? Having been on a 15 game winning streak, will this be the end or will we march on? Just like the Barcelona camps’ story, I spoke to two Madridistas for [...]

El Clasico lookahead: Barcelona camp

With El Clasicoa little over 24 hours to go from now, the tension and excitement is building like each time. Both sets of fans want their side to triumph and think they will too. It doesn’t matter if Real Madrid are on a 15 game unbeaten run or if Barcelona haven’t been at their best [...]

Podcast- Review Sporting Gijon and look ahead to Clasico

In the latest episode of Merengue Bites, I was joined with Saheli, Kaushik and Bassam to discuss our 0-4 win over Sporting Gijon and looked ahead to El Clasico on Saturday (10th December) Listen to the new episode here Merengue Bites on Twitter, Podbean and available on iTunes.