Happy Birthday and Happy Anniversary

I’ll let Wikipedia do the introduction: On 22 October 1899, Hans Kamper placed an advertisement in Los Deportes declaring his wish to form a football club; a positive response resulted in a meeting at the Gimnasio Solé on 29 November. Eleven players attended—Walter Wild(the first director of the club), Lluís d’Ossó, Bartomeu Terradas, Otto Kunzle, Otto Maier, Enric Ducal, Pere… Continue reading Happy Birthday and Happy Anniversary

Happy 23rd birthday, Sergio Busquets, aka “What’s for breakfast? Biscuits!”

Our lightning rod, Sergio Busquets, is 23 today. Congratulations. Here’s a picture of him doing what he does best, which is owning suckas in the midfield. Yes, another site would probably post a picture of famous diver Greg Louganis or something, and scoff, but we don’t roll like that. He’s ours, our player and when… Continue reading Happy 23rd birthday, Sergio Busquets, aka “What’s for breakfast? Biscuits!”

Happy Birthday, Smasch!

It’s Javier Mascherano’s first birthday in blaugrana and his 27th as Javier Mascherano. Or is it his 26th birthday and his 27th year? Whatever, I don’t care, he’s younger than I am and he’s got almost as many trophies as I do. Except that intramurals didn’t give out trophies, just knowing pats on the back.… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Smasch!