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Weekend Results: Good For You?

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David Villa & Dani Alves bringin’ the man love (and internal exams). Images: Getty Images, Reuters via Daylife

Now we know why there are beds in the Real Madrid training complex – they’re for the players to hide under when the team begins the season by dropping points against Mallorca. (Especially since Barcelona made certain of their three; goals from Messi, Iniesta and Daveeeeed Villa supplied a convincing victory away at Racing Santander.) FYI, Barca’s Victor Valdes (and our EXI keeper) contributed via this awesome penalty save whilst preserving his sexy. Elsewhere in La Liga, Sevilla’s 4-1 away win at Levante ensured they hold top spot.

Phew. That was a lot of official sounding reportage for a bank holiday Monday. But we’ve started, so we might as well go on.

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Diego Forlan: Coiffed & In Custody

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At the press conference, Diego remained stoic as the charge sheet for crimes against hair was read out. Image: Getty Images Europe via Zimbio.

Miguel Torres: A Life’s Ambition

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It had been a long and arduous journey, but Miguel Torres was thrilled to finally achieve his dream of meeting the Spanish national hitch hiking champion. Image via bellazon

The Friday Fit: Kaka For Adidas SLVR

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Images via ontd_football

After yesterday’s extensive study of magazine covers, we continue our theme of photo fame with Kaka, seen in this series of images modelling what we shall politely refer to as ‘casualwear’ for the Adidas SLVR Fall/Winter 2010 campaign.

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The Thursday Thighs: Aitor Ocio

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Why yes, we are becoming obsessed, thanks for asking. Image: Athletic Club Bilbao. Thx B!