Insights, highlights and little-known nuggets from the book ‘Fear and Loathing in La Liga’ – El Clasico diaries by Sid Lowe. While the book covers the entire history of Barcelona vs Real Madrid rivalry, I have only chosen the post-2000s … Continue reading Pep Talk 19: Insights from Sid Lowe’s ‘Fear and Loathing in La Liga – El Clasico diaries
Part two of insights, highlights and little-known nuggets from Pep Guardiola’s Biography ‘Another way of winning‘ – by Guillem Balague. * When Pep became the manager of FC Barcelona, his first contract was worth one million euros – fourth lowest … Continue reading Pep Talk 14: Insights from Guardiola’s Biography ‘Another way of winning – Part 2′
40 Best pictures from the Lionel Messi ‘Wedding of the Century’! Cristiano Ronaldo now has yet another peak to climb, which am positive he will! Till such time, congrats Leo! Continue reading Football: 40 Best pictures from the Lionel Messi ‘Wedding of the Century’
On Sunday, at Tokyo, FC Barcelona’s Under 12 team won the Junior Soccer World Challenge tournament by beating local team Omiya Ardija Junior. Normally this news would not even make to any blog or media space. FC Barcelona winning is … Continue reading FC Barcelona U-12 kids show sportsmanship runs in their blood – watch them consoling Japanese team, will moist your eyes
Barcelona are in fine form and peak fitness to welcome under-performing teams Manchester City and Real Madrid to Nou Camp in season-defining week! Barcelona coach Luis Enrique faces two crunch ties this week FC Barcelona are in a peculiar situation. … Continue reading Advantage Barcelona in season-defining week
Random thoughts bugging me at work on a rainy Monday… King Kenny & Star Stevie: So Kenny started the way it was expected; a routine loss to Manchester United. What he didn’t expect was Gerrard’s horror show to continue. Captain … Continue reading MONDAY BLUES
Spain need to defy history, expectations, tiring legs and tough route to win their first ever World Cup In this preview series, there has been considerable stress on history. Whilst there is always a first time for everything, we can’t … Continue reading Can Spain inflict real pain?