Falling in Love with Fortuna

First of all, apologies for the delay in this update – a mixture of university and work has left me with so little time since returning from Germany – but I’ve finally written the review of my fourth German football game; Fortuna Dusseldorf vs Nuremberg in the 2.Bundesliga. Throwback over a week to Monday the 22nd […]

Away Days with Stuttgart – Gelsenkirchen

Last Sunday afternoon, I made my way to the Veltins Arena in Gelsenkirchen to watch Champions-League-Chasing Schalke take on the Bundesliga’s in-form team, Stuttgart. Schalke’s stadium had always been high up on my list of grounds to visit, and I finally got to experience a match in one of the most modern sporting venues in […]

Hertha BSC – FC Augsburg Review

As many of you know, I have a strong love for the Bundesliga – it’s on a par with pizza and beer for me so, yes, as I made my way to the Olympiastadion last Saturday for Hertha’s match against FC Augsburg, it was safe to assume I was excited. As I write about it […]

Fantastic German Football Vocabulary

A little off topic for this article today but I’d like to add to the blog a little more ahead of the next club profile on Thursday (stay tuned for that!). Along with my love for German football, I take great interest in the cultural side of the nation – this includes the German language. […]

The Blue Side of Munich

Manuel Neuer, Thomas Müller, Mario Gotze and other Bayern superstars always spring to mind when one thinks of the Allianz Arena – but many have never stopped to think about the players of Munich’s other club who grace the hallowed turf every other weekend. TSV 1860 Munich currently ply their trade in the 2.Bundesliga after […]