Hungarian NB1 Roundup – Week 24
Apr26

Hungarian NB1 Roundup – Week 24

Results: Gyor 2-2 Haladas, Ujpest 4-2 Zalaegerszeg, Siofok 1-1 Szolnok, Kecskemeti 4-1 Kaposvar, Vasas 1-5 Debrecen, Honved 1-0 Paks and MTK 1-3 Ferencvaros The Good Friday games were more than ‘Good’ and produced some incredible entertainment including 10 goals in just 2 games. The first of the two games was the Western Hungarian Derby between Győr and Haladás. The first half was a pretty much non-event, but the 2nd half was truly...

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Hungarian NB1 Roundup – Week 23
Apr18

Hungarian NB1 Roundup – Week 23

Results: Szolnoki 1-0 Újpest, Ferencváros 0-1 Vasas, Debrecen 2-3 Siofok, Zalaegerszeg 1-1 Győr, Paks 2-0 Kecskeméti, Pápa 0-1 Honvéd, Kaposvár 2-1 MTK and Haladás 2-0 Videoton The weekend kicked off with yet another win for bottom side Szolnoki over the struggling Ujpest. Before the turn of the year Szolnoki had just 8 points from 16 games, and were certainties to go down. But after 7 tricky games they’ve picked up 9 more points, and...

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Hungarian NB1 Roundup – Week 22
Apr11

Hungarian NB1 Roundup – Week 22

Results: Vasas 1-1 MTK, Videoton 3-0 Zalaegerszegi, Siofok 1-1 Ferencvaros, Kecskmeti 0-1 Papa, Paks 2-3 Kaposvar, Honved 3-1 Haladas, Gyor 4-2 Szolnoki and Ujpest 2-2 Debrecen Videoton recorded their 5th home win in a row at the weekend to extend their lead at the top of the table to 12 points with just 8 games to go. Their win came over 5th place Zalaegerszegi in the biggest game of the weekend. With the scores level at half-time...

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My Trip To Holland

Having got back from Amsterdam just over a week ago, I thought it was time to write about how my trip to the Dutch capital panned out. I’d never been to Holland before, so I was genuinely excited to visit a country that seemingly had no laws, and was supposedly always high on football, or any other recreational drugs that you could pick up in any random street. I had to decided to don my Hungary shirt for the flight, so initially in...

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Holland 5 – 3 Hungary
Apr01

Holland 5 – 3 Hungary

Hungary put in a strong performance against Holland, but Dirk Kuyt’s 3 minute brace cancelled out any hope of a shock result for the Magyars. Following Holland’s 4-0 victory in Budapest just 4 days earlier, Holland were again tipped to roll over a Hungary side who were likely to be low on confidence. But that simply wasn’t the case even though it looked like it was going to be as Van Persie was left unmarked from a corner to make it...

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