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'Same Heights Where They Were' - Real Madrid

Real Madrid season so far is nothing but a story of a horse, who somehow find a way to come first but was not satisfied with it, and then find a way to come lower in the ranks and now is wondering where have I gone wrong?. 567 more words


Ancelotti on the Departure of Xabi Alonso

Following the departure of Xabi Alonso to Bayern Munich, Carlo Ancelotti, coach of Real Madrid, has delivered his opinion at a press conference.

no, no and no

Why, Xabi, why?

How could you do this to us? I had only just begun to get my head around the fact that we Spain fans will no longer have the pleasure of seeing him being the boss of the midfield, and then… 14 more words


thoughts on the new shirts & other things

Real Madrid – represented by Iker Casillas, James Rodríguez, Xabi Alonso, Marcelo and Gareth Bale – presented their third kits for this season on Tuesday.  This shirt was designed by Yohji Yamamoto, and features two entwined dragons on the front, plus the designer’s signature on the inside of the collar. 307 more words


top 10 moments of La Décima (III)

Xabi Alonso’s celebration of Gareth Bale’s goal – he jumped down from the stands, and sprinted onto the field and straight towards the scrum of celebrating players – was epic, legendary and really worth it, for the importance of that goal.   139 more words


top 10 moments of La Décima (VII)

What’s a collection of posts without The Xabi Alonso pose section™?

Due to the fact that he was suspended for the final in Lisbon, we got many glimpses of Xabi in a suit throughout the afternoon and night, and of course he looked as elegant and stylish as ever, even when doing the most mundane things, such as talking on the phone… 129 more words


top 10 moments of La Décima (IX)

Next up, we have Xabi Alonso.  As you remember, Mr. Alonso was suspended for the final.  As such, he was forced to watch the match in the stands with those players who had not made the final list, those suffering from injuries and those who had taken part in the competition in the earlier rounds. 169 more words