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Real Madrid – A Galactic, Expensive Failure

Posted on 18 May, 2015, by in Soccer

Galacticos 1, Galácticos 2. The vanity projects by Florentino Perez might make Real Madrid the best jersey-selling football club on the planet, but the titles, despite the incredible turnover in stars and players, aren’t really easy to come by. More

Liverpool and Real Madrid Agree on Xabi Alonso Deal

Posted on 4 Aug, 2009, by in Soccer

Liverpool and Real Madrid agree on a deal sending Xabi Alonso from Liverpool to Real for a fee of 30 million pounds. More

David Villa next Galactico to Join Real Madrid

Posted on 13 Jun, 2009, by in Soccer

David Villa has become the third player to be signed this week by Real Madrid, this time for “only” 30-35 million pounds and adds more firepower to the New Galacticos dream team that was rapidly assembled in Madrid. More

New Galacticos Era for Real Madrid?

Posted on 9 Jun, 2009, by in Soccer

With Kaka officially a Real Madrid player one can’t help but wonder if this is a new Galacticos era beginning for the team, as Cristiano Ronaldo seems to be the next target for Real. How did it work out last time for Real? More

What’s the More Arrogant Goal – Kluivert Vs. Raul

Posted on 3 Mar, 2009, by in Soccer

I was talking to a friend of mine the other day about footy, and argued about great players who never fully lived up to their potential, and we got to … More