Browsing James Rodriguez

Real Madrid: The Good Looking Players Conspiracy Theory

Posted on 2 Sep, 2014, by in Soccer

The arrivals of Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez while Xabi Alonso, Mesut Ozil and Angel di Maria were sold makes many wonder if there is something more important to Real Madrid than winning titles. Might it be selling jerseys by putting more attractive faces in front of the camera the real agenda behind these decisions? More

Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo Needs to Shut Up

Posted on 2 Sep, 2014, by in Soccer

A smart person like Cristiano Ronaldo should know that anything he says becomes a headline, for better or worse. So criticizing the transfer policy of Real Madrid, even without clearly mentioning the names, doesn’t seem like something that’s going to help anyone going forward. More

Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo Getting Used to Not Having Angel di Maria

Posted on 26 Aug, 2014, by in Soccer

One word to describe Real Madrid making their debut in the league? Boring. A win, with goals from Karim Benzema and a howler from Cristiano Ronaldo, but that didn’t stop the fans from booing their players due to the slow and predictable play for most of the match. More

Real Madrid – James Rodriguez is a Breath of Fresh Air

Posted on 20 Aug, 2014, by in Soccer

There’s something about Real Madrid that makes them look tired after just one season together. A new superstar has to be purchased each summer to keep things interesting. The Cristiano Ronaldo-Gareth Bale combination looked quite bad in the Spanish Super Cup, but the entrance of James Rodriguez in the second half did bring the team a new dimension of mobility, creativity and eventually a goal. More

Barcelona vs Real Madrid – The Arms Race Never Ends

Posted on 28 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

In the world of the Spanish La Liga, there is only room for two teams. Even if both Barcelona and Real Madrid don’t enter this season as champions, something that hasn’t happened in ten years, the focus is always on them and on the signings they’ve made this summer – Luis Suarez, Ivan Rakitic, James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos to begin with. We all know there’s going to be more. More

Real Madrid – James Rodriguez Arriving Means Angel di Maria or Isco are Leaving

Posted on 21 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

How done of a deal is James Rodriguez moving to Real Madrid depends on the source you get your news from, but it seems to be something that can be stopped. However, it will also mean that just like last season, the expensive and grandiose arrival of a star will force someone out of the team. Angel di Maria or Isco seem like prime candidates. More

Transfer Rumors 2014 – Real Madrid Closer to Signing James Rodriguez

Posted on 20 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

More often than not, Real Madrid get the player they set their sights after at the beginning of an off-season, and it seems that saying to be true in the case of James Rodriguez, who doesn’t have too many days left as a player of Monaco. More

Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo Getting Toni Kroos, Needs James Rodriguez

Posted on 17 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

The good news? For now, Toni Kroos is the first arrival, but Real Madrid have more planned. The bad news? Angel di Maria is on the verge of leaving. Cristiano Ronaldo wants titles. Championships, repeating as Champions League winners. James Rodriguez, should Di Maria actually leave, will probably become a top priority. More

You Should Have Heard of James Rodriguez Before the World Cup

Posted on 30 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

This isn’t the case of a star born from nothing in the World Cup. James Rodriguez has been one of the best players for Porto and Monaco over the last three years. The fact that most casual World Cup and football fans don’t follow those leagues doesn’t mean he wasn’t any good prior to that. More

14 Best Memes of James Rodriguez & Colombia Knocking Uruguay Out of the World Cup

Posted on 29 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

If anyone needed more proof of how good James Rodriguez can be, came the fantastic brace in the win over Uruguay to knock them out of the World Cup while Luis Suarez, suspended for his vicious bite, was sitting at home and watching helplessly. More