Tag Archive for ‘Copa Del Rey’

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 [...]

Benzema individual brilliance helps win at Sevilla

Karim Benzema proved to be the difference at Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Sevilla after the first leg of the semi finals in the Copa Del Rey. The Frenchman’s first half goal was the only goal of the game as we take a very crucial away goal into the second leg at Santiago Bernabeu. There was [...]

Ozil breaks Atletico’s defence in Copa Del Rey

Mesut Ozil proved to be the decisive factor (yet again) between the two side and most importantly in unlocking the Los Colchoneros defence. The game was always going to be hard given the local derby and the fact that Atletico have two fantastic strikers in Kun Aguero and Diego Forlan and a majestic goalkeeper in [...]