El Clasico Champions League Semifinal 1st Leg LiveblogBy: Kaushik | April 27th, 2011
This is it folks. When we set out this season, we had humble aims. A challenge to the league title, a better performance in the cup and a high point of Champions League semis was considered to be the benchmark for a good season. Liga is a bit of a toughie, we won the Copa against Barca and now face them again in the semis. They might be injury hit, and the confidence meter might ever so slightly be in our favour. But come kickoff, all that will not matter. The team that wants it most will win. Join us for the liveblog. Slight reminder that there will be only 25 available slots. So if you are only going to read the liveblog, please prefix an R to your name. And advanced apologies to all who cannot be added later once the limit is reached. I sign off with a quote from one of my favourite movies based on sport, Glory Road — ‘Its not about talent, its about heart. They are not going to give anything to you. You gotta go out there and take it!’ Let’s do this Blancos!