The Fall of MTK
Jun29

The Fall of MTK

Written by Tomasz Mortimer for the great guys at InBedWithMaradona After being relegated at the end of last season for the first time since 1994, where has it all gone wrong for MTK after their league win in 2008 & is there a chance of a brighter future for the Hungarian giants? Magyar Testgyakorlók Köre Budapest are the second most successful club in Hungary having won the league title 23 times, and the Hungarian Cup 12 times....

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Preview of the Champions League and Europa League Ties
Jun21

Preview of the Champions League and Europa League Ties

Written by Peti Simon. The draw for the first and second round qualifying of the Europa League 2011/12 season took place on Monday and has thrown up some interesting ties for Hungarian sides Ferencváros, Paks and Kecskemet. In the first qualifying round (30 June and 7 July), Ferencváros were pitted against Ulisses FC from Armenia and will be starting away from home. Ulisses finished third out of eight teams in the Armenian Premier...

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Tomorrows Champions & Europa League Draw
Jun19

Tomorrows Champions & Europa League Draw

Written by Tomasz Mortimer I tell you what; I can’t wait for the Champions League and Europa League draw tomorrow, and I’m sure neither can many Magyar Foci fans. Videoton, Paks, Ferencváros and Kecskemét are all involved from Hungary with the Champions League draw for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd rounds coming first at 12:00 CET from Nyon. Videoton will be hoping to avoid last season’s UEFA Champions League group stage participants,...

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England 3-6 Hungary – Match Report
Jun18

England 3-6 Hungary – Match Report

England’s long and illustrious home unbeaten record against non-UK opposition came to an abrupt end, as Nandor Hidegukti and the Magical Magyars smashed England 6-3 in front of a sold out Wembley crowd. It is unknown how Walter Winterbottom’s side will recover from this setback with the 1954 World Cup less than a year away, as the 1952 Olympic champions outclassed them in every single department. Hungary lined up in their accustomed...

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Győr Banned From Europe For 3 Seasons!
Jun17

Győr Banned From Europe For 3 Seasons!

Nb1’s third place side from the 2009/2010 season, Győr, have been banned from playing in Europe for the next three seasons (2011/12, 2012/13 and 2013/14) and fined €50,000 in relation to club licensing violations in the 2010/11 season. Győr, who incredibly beat Montpellier in the third qualifying round of last season’s competition, were banned earlier this afternoon after UEFA’s Control and Disciplinary Body met yesterday in...

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