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Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo Stands Out Even When he Isn’t Playing

Posted on 1 Sep, 2014, by in Soccer

Not playing, Cristiano Ronaldo is just as influential when he’s on the pitch. Real Madrid looked lost for most of their first loss of the season without their best player despite the kind of money spent on new players, who might not be actually better than the ones they were bought to replace. More

2014 World Cup – Iker Casillas & Spain Aren’t Washed Up

Posted on 14 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

Big results are usually misleading. Spain aren’t four goals worse than the Netherlands, and Iker Casillas, along with Sergio Ramos and Gerard Pique, isn’t as bad as their 90 minute fiasco. However, for Spain to somehow get over this extreme setback and still have something to play for in the World Cup, some decisions, like stopping this hybrid style forced upon them by Diego Costa, need to be made by Vicente del Bosque. More

22 Best Memes of the Netherlands Destroying Spain

Posted on 14 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

No one saw this coming: The Netherlands getting their revenge on Spain and beating them 5-1, leading to a long and hilarious list of memes and jokes at the expense of possession football, Vicente del Bosque, Diego Costa and more than anyone Iker Casillas, while Robin van Persie and Arjen Robben get to enjoy a very flattering day. More

Real Madrid – Jese & Gareth Bale Manage Without Cristiano Ronaldo

Posted on 9 Feb, 2014, by in Soccer

You can’t replace Cristiano Ronaldo, but Real Madrid can do well without him, getting another impressive performance from their home grown starlet Jese, while Gareth Bale comes back from his injury to show that he doesn’t really need any time finding his way and the net after a short absence. More

Sergio Ramos Brings a Disabled Fan to Tears

Posted on 7 Feb, 2014, by in Soccer

It’s incredible to see the power footballers have over their fans, and how even the smallest gesture, like Sergio Ramos saying a couple of words and shaking hands with a disabled fans, can have an incredible effect, bringing someone to tears. More

Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo is Still Crying Instead of Playing

Posted on 27 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

Even if Cristiano Ronaldo was fouled, he did have another embarrassing moment of diving instead of playing through the tackle. While he has a manager at Real Madrid who hasn’t been making the wisest and boldest of decisions when it comes to starting lineups, you expect a lot more from a player who considers himself to be the best in the world. More

Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo Looks Great Because of a Referee

Posted on 26 Sep, 2013, by in Soccer

The refereeing in Spain has always been sub-par and worse, but the horror display from Cesar Muniz Fernandez that gave Cristiano Ronaldo the opportunity to score twice for Real Madrid was probably one of the worst that the La Liga has produced for quite some time. More

Real Madrid – Cristiano Ronaldo Has Isco to Count On Now

Posted on 18 Sep, 2013, by in Soccer

The start of the Champions League campaign and the chase after the Decima couldn’t have gone any better for Real Madrid, with Cristiano Ronaldo getting his scoring groove on with a hat trick while Isco provided another example of why he has been the perfect signing for the club this summer, leaving his fingerprints on almost anything good that happened on the pitch before he was substituted. More

Real Madrid – Gareth Bale Looks Tired, Cristiano Ronaldo Selfish Again

Posted on 15 Sep, 2013, by in Soccer

Being the first one to blink in the usual race to the La Liga title doesn’t guarantee Real Madrid will end up on the wrong side of the championship once again, but its complete reliance on individual brilliance instead of a more team oriented style makes it impossible for them to win when Gareth Bale can barely play for 60 minutes while Cristiano Ronaldo does everything in the most selfish of ways. More

Real Madrid – Iker Casillas in Another Season of Goalkeeper Controversy

Posted on 20 Aug, 2013, by in Soccer

Managers have been replaced, but the questions around the goalkeeper selection at Real Madrid remain. Carlo Ancelotti chose to start with Diego Lopez in the first match of the season, leaving a very angry Iker Casillas on the bench. More