Monro Bryce
Monro Bryce

Monro has lived in Mallorca for 40 years, and supported the local football team RCD Mallorca for almost as long. Born in Scotland, in Kirkcaldy, Fife, home to the mighty Raith Rovers, football has been a major part of his life for as long as he can remember. He once interviewed George Best in Mallorca for the Bulletin and has appeared on Sky Sports and Eurosport. His hobbies include cookery and gardening, and he was a founder member of the Calvia Quiz League, sadly no longer in operation post pandemic. His favourite foods include Tandoori Chicken and Oxtail, and his favourite TV show is The Walking Dead.

Real Mallorca

Plucky Mallorca go down 1-0 in Madrid

With the three teams below us at the foot of the league all losing, we’re still fourth bottom.

Monro Bryce 27/11/2023 11:53

Real Mallorca

Fixture pile-up for Real Mallorca

We have a month to find out if we sink or swim as the road map shows the Palma side have to face fixtures against direct rivals in quick succession.

Monro Bryce 24/11/2023 09:40

Real Mallorca

Muriqi could be out until the New Year

The three below us in the table, Celta, Granada and Almeria, are still in a state of panic!

Monro Bryce 17/11/2023 10:43

Real Mallorca

Mallorca game suspension divides local fans

RCD Mallorca have never looked well this season but after Saturday’s debacle against Betis, we’re heading towards intensive care.

Monro Bryce 10/11/2023 15:14

Real Mallorca

Mallorca furious as wrong player red-carded

The referee sent off a Mallorca player by mistake and chalked off a Muriqi equaliser offence that didn’t exist.

Monro Bryce 04/11/2023 20:40

Real Mallorca

One win in 11 games – a harsh reality for R.C.D. Mallorca

It’s vital we start stringing together a run of points to pull clear and spare local fans another nerve-shredding end of season scenario.

Monro Bryce 03/11/2023 11:06

Real Mallorca

A dreadful game sees Mallorca draw 0-0 with Getafe

There is a word of footballing jargon that describes Getafe’s performances week in week out – sh**housery.

Monro Bryce 29/10/2023 09:23

Real Mallorca

Mallorca play La Liga’s top time-wasters

The complete lack of three points at home is beginning to weigh heavily on the minds of both players and fans.

Monro Bryce 27/10/2023 10:44

Real Mallorca

Mallorca miss too many chances in losing 1-0

Mallorca lost to Real Sociedad in a match they could have won.

Monro Bryce 22/10/2023 09:01

Real Mallorca

No goals at Sociedad for Mallorca in 16 years!

Tomorrow’s opponents are having a revelation campaign.

Monro Bryce 20/10/2023 13:31

Real Mallorca

Weekend off for injury-hit R.C.D. Mallorca

There’s been a worrying trend of injuries in Spanish football over the last few games

Monro Bryce 13/10/2023 12:09

Real Mallorca

Another frustrating draw 1-1

Fans trooped out of the Son Moix disgruntled at Mallorca not having gained their first home win of the season.

Monro Bryce 08/10/2023 08:39

Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca look for their first win

Valencia (Los Ches) lie in 9th place on 10 points having won three, drawn one and lost four, as we enter match day nine in La Liga 2023/24.

Monro Bryce 06/10/2023 11:54

Real Mallorca

Retaken penalty breaks Mallorca hearts in 2-2 draw

This was much better from Mallorca in a game played in blistering Madrid heat.

Monro Bryce 30/09/2023 20:50

Real Mallorca

Mallorca's dramatic 2-2 draw against Barça

This was a David and Goliath match up and was a spectacular performance from Aguirre’s team who weren’t given a hope after their dismal 5-3 drubbing by Girona last Saturday.

Monro Bryce 29/09/2023 14:52

Real Mallorca

Abdon’s brace spares Mallorca’s blushes

If we sit back and defend, we’ll be hammered by Barcelona.

Monro Bryce 25/09/2023 10:31

Prediction: final score Girona 0 – Mallorca 1

R.C.D. Mallorca – more doubts than hope!

Tuesday night at 21:30 sees the first big home game of the season when a resurgent Barcelona come to town.

Monro Bryce 22/09/2023 12:38

Real Mallorca

A smash and grab 0-1 win for Real Mallorca

The second half was laden with mistakes, but our defence were pretty watertight.

Monro Bryce 18/09/2023 11:03

Real Mallorca

La Liga action returns this weekend

September is a tough month for Real Mallorca as we face the most demanding sections of the La Liga calendar.

Monro Bryce 14/09/2023 14:25