i have to start off this post by saying sorry to my buddy, milky. you see milky is the most die hard liverpool supporter i know. while there is no doubt that milky likes the ladies, i woudn’t take the bet that he would not have unholy relations with gerrard, torres or carragher if the chance came up… just for the experience. but aside from that, how do i know he’s a full-blown liverpool fan? because ever year, milky thinks “this is the year. we have all the right pieces. this is the year we will win the premiership!” and then as the season crumbles, he’ll blame it all on extraneous factors and then begin boasting about next year’s odds being better. just like the rest of the red’s faithful, milky does it every year.
so when i first read that real madrid finally pried xabi alonso away from liverpool for a reported £30 million, i knew that nick was seething.
he probably was thinking, “how could this happen!? how could rafa sell one of our best players, especially after his last season!?!?!” but just like the rest of the liverpool fans, nick knows the truth too. there are plenty of reasons why rafa benitez sold one of the key pieces to his squad: Continue reading