Iker Casillas is the worst Porto keeper in 15 years

It wasn't long ago that Iker Casillas was one of the best goalkeepers in the world. Flying high with Real Madrid and Spain, Iker's won every trophy there is to throw on a Wikipedia page.  However, as John Thorn once said, "The heroes of our youth grow old - 'the boys of summer in their ruin,'" and Iker Casillas is no better reminder of that fact. San Iker got old. And he got old...
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Casillas takes a swipe at Real Madrid after Arbeloa send-off

Iker Casillas has praised Alvaro Arbeloa after the defender played his final game for Real Madrid on the weekend, while at the same time criticizing his former club.Arbeloa was given a rousing reception by the Santiago Bernabeu faithful after replacing Cristiano Ronaldo as a 79th-minute substitute in Real's 3-2 win against Valencia on Sunday.The full-back, who started his career...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Kaka wants Iker Casillas to play in MLS

Orlando City playmaker Kaka has expressed his desire for former Real Madrid teammate Iker Casillas to join him in MLS next season, but says the Spain goalkeeper is in no rush to leave Porto.Casillas played with Brazil star Kaka for four years at the Santiago Bernabeu, before the latter departed to rejoin Milan in 2013.Kaka claims that Casillas, who left Madrid to join Porto in the...
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March 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Casillas becomes joint-most capped player in European football history

Iker Casillas admits his retirement is getting closer after becoming the joint-most capped player in European football history.The 34-year-old won his 166th cap for Spain on Sunday in a goalless draw with Romania at the Cluj Arena.Only six players have played more international games than Casillas, but he acknowledges that his time at the top is running out."I am happy to reach...
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March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Getting to know the stars: Iker Casillas

Porto No1 Iker Casillas singled out his top keepers and the most talented player he has played with in a… The post Getting to know the stars: Iker Casillas appeared first on TheSoccerDaily.com.
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October 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Iker Casillas’ Tearful Real Madrid Goodbye Closes Legendary Chapter (Video)

It would be pointless for Real Madrid to tell Iker Casillas “no hard feelings.” Casillas bid a tearful farewell to Real Madrid at a press conference Sunday following the announcement of his transfer to FC Porto. Casillas joins the Portuguese club from Real Madrid after 25 years — 16 of which he spent in the first team , with which he spent the last 25 years (at youth and first...
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July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Done Deal: Iker Casillas To Leave Real Madrid, Expected To Join FC Porto

Real Madrid have officially parted ways with long-time captain and goalkeeper Iker Casillas and have announced he will be joining the Portuguese side FC Porto. This ends Casillas’ 25-year relationship with the Spanish club, a club he has been with since his youth days (joining in 1990) and began playing for professionally since 1999. Casillas, aged 34, had a year left in his current...
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July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Reports: Iker Casillas Agrees To Join FC Porto, Leave Real Madrid After 25 Years

We always thought Iker Casillas and Real Madrid belonged together, but they apparently have come to the end of the road. Casillas has agreed to join FC Porto from Real Madrid, Spanish newspaper Marca reported Wednesday. The clubs have agreed to terms of a transfer for Casillas, who looks set to end his Real Madrid career after 25 years, 17 of which were spent in the first team. Real...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

We are beginning to see the FC Barcelona of old

El Clasico provided fans with another match that included masterful skill, precise passing, and beautiful finishing, but mainly from Barcelona. The first half was tight; seven shots for Barcelona to nine for Real Madrid, a borderline 50-50 possession, and a tied score at one a piece. Supporters, including myself, had hopes of a second half that would be one to witness for the ages...
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March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Shut it Down, Iker Casillas

​ You could spend an days on end writing a story about how great Iker Casillas has been over the course of his truly legendary career. He is a legend in every sense of the word, for club and country. However, this is not one of those stories. Look, I respect a player like Casillas more than most people could put into words, but it’s over. It’s time to shut it down. Real...
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March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

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