NBI Week 3 Highlights & Results with … @FaeroskFodbold
Jul29

NBI Week 3 Highlights & Results with … @FaeroskFodbold

Tomasz Mortimer predicts the weekend’s Hungarian NBI games against a football expert on Twitter who knows little to nothing about the Hungarian league. In week 3 we welcome back @FaeroskFodbold! The person with the most points at the end of the season will receive £100 for their chosen charity. (Click result for highlights) Tomasz FaeroskFodbold Results Ujpest vs Paks 1-1 2-1 (1 point)  1-0 Haladas vs Honved 1-2 2-2 (1 point)...

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NBI Week 2 Predictions with … @MonNightDawes
Jul22

NBI Week 2 Predictions with … @MonNightDawes

Tomasz Mortimer predicts the weekend’s Hungarian NBI games against a football expert on Twitter who knows little to nothing about the Hungarian league. In week 2 we welcome back @MonNightDawes! The person with the most points at the end of the season will receive £100 for their chosen charity. Tomasz MonNightDawes Results DVTK vs Ujpest 2-1 (3 points) 1-1  2-1 Haladas vs Mezokovesd 1-0 2-0  1-1 Honved vs Ferencvaros 0-3 (1...

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NBI Week 1 Predictions with … @SloveniaFooty
Jul15

NBI Week 1 Predictions with … @SloveniaFooty

Tomasz Mortimer predicts the weekend’s Hungarian NBI games against a football expert on Twitter who knows little to nothing about the Hungarian league. To kick off the first week we welcome back last season’s winner @Sloveniafooty! The person with the most points at the end of the season will receive £100 for their chosen charity. Tomasz SlovFoot Results Mezokovesd vs Gyirmot 1-1 (1 point) 1-1 (1 point)  2-2 Ujpest vs...

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From Bournemouth to Bekescsaba to Bordeaux – An Adopted Magyar Speaks on Her New Love for Hungary post-Euro 2016
Jul08

From Bournemouth to Bekescsaba to Bordeaux – An Adopted Magyar Speaks on Her New Love for Hungary post-Euro 2016

Gayle Hope speaks on her new obsession with Hungarian football which all stemmed from her love for refereeing, and her love of the strangely halcyon days in League Two with her club side AFC Bournemouth You don’t have to be Hungarian to have grown up hearing stories about the mighty Magyars; Ferenc Puskás, the galloping major wowed many a football fan of several nationalities. The famous team of the 50’s went on an unbeaten run of 31...

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Communism, politics and football – the short story of Hungarian football’s dramatic fall
Jul06

Communism, politics and football – the short story of Hungarian football’s dramatic fall

This article first appeared in June’s Libero magazine which you can subscribe to here Hungary are finally getting ready for their first major tournament in 30 years this summer, but once the world leader in football innovation on and off the pitch, Hungarian football has desperately struggled both at club and international level ever since that last great side in the 1950’s. How did such a drastic fall occur? Hungary’s most...

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