Welcome to our drawing board. A few times per month, our resident cartoonist, Finn, will sling out some dope and exclusive art for you — usually on the back of a big moment that’s captured our attention in the Real Madrid world. Here’s this week’s drawing, and if you ever want to look back at Finn’s previous (and amazing) work, just check out our Drawing Board page. Of course, you may want to check out the dope shirts Finn designed as well.
Ernesto Valverde’s triumphant second half at the Bernabeu on Saturday put a sword through Real Madrid’s domestic title hopes. We’ve dissected it as far as we can with tactical reviews, videos, and podcasts. It was chaotic, open, and schematically confusing to cope with. But here’s to hope. Here’s to celebrating all the achievements of 2017, and here’s to a season that’s still alive and full of unopened gifts.
Finn’s latest drawing is a manifestation of that hope. He drew this on the back of this weekend’s gutting loss, and as he told me off the record: the team will fight until they can’t fight no mo’
On a side note, just wanted to let you all know it’s been a pleasure serving up content in 2017. It’s been a fun one, and we’re just getting started. Thanks for being on this journey with us. You might notice a slight dip in content in the next day or two as the MM staff take some time to spend with their loved ones, and we hope that wherever you are, you’ll be doing the same.