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Bop to the Top
♫ Yeah we’re gonna
Bop bop bop
Bop to the top ♫
(Yes from Highschool Musical 2. Don’t eat me alive for this)
Modrić wears the captain armband for the first time in his Real Madrid career.— Madrid Xtra. (@MadridXtra) October 30, 2021
What a moment! pic.twitter.com/ZTIi2GfxlW
PRAISE ME! PRAISE ME!
Vinicius Jr scores again for Real Madrid. He’s improving from week to week, from game to game. His contract will be discussed in the next months as Real considered Vinicius “untouchable” last summer ⚪️ #RealMadrid— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) October 30, 2021
…and it’s still unbelievable that he’s not called up for Brazil. pic.twitter.com/N5hofhaQAV
Jokes aside, Vini has been on fire for the first quarter of the season. Kid deserves all the praise that’s being given to him at the moment. Long may he continue like his or maybe even better.
The Newcastle Rumor Storm has officially begun
Newcastle United are ready to offer around €30 million for 31-year-old Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos. (Source: El Nacional) pic.twitter.com/5Px0c5K4f8— Transfer News Live (@DeadlineDayLive) October 30, 2021
Throwing this in here for fun
I will give my children the freedom to choose between supporting Real Madrid or leaving home and not coming back ♂️❤️ pic.twitter.com/GjqpdoT8QF— Khaby Lame (@khabyfanofficia) October 30, 2021
Look, I know the superman thing and that shot are the first things to come to mind, but I won’t post those here for obvious reasons. Still, part 1 of this was pretty cool.
Mariano was like prime R9 for 5 seconds. pic.twitter.com/NLf2JegEPK— RMZZ (@RMBlancoZz) October 30, 2021
Enjoy Sunday ladies and gents. May the Madridismo be with you. Nero out... for now.