The pride of 2016
Jan03

The pride of 2016

2016 turned out to be a proud year for Hungarian football, the National Team qualified for the Euro’s for the first time since 1972. Not many believed they would progress beyond the group stage but a win v Austria & draws with Iceland and Portugal saw them not only progress but finish top of the group & advance to the knockout phase. A 4-0 defeat v Belgium in the round of 16 saw them head home, where they were rightly welcomed...

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The end of an Erös! Gábor Erös retires.
Nov26

The end of an Erös! Gábor Erös retires.

Thursday 24th November 2016, Athletic Club – US Sassuolo Calcio Referee: Viktor Kassai (HUN) Assistant Referee 1: György Ring (HUN) Assistant Referee 2: Vencel Tóth (HUN) Additional Assistant Referee 1: Tamás Bognar (HUN) Additional Assistant Referee 2: Ádam Farkas (HUN) Fourth Official: Gabor Erös (HUN) UEFA Referee Observer: Gylfi Þor Orasson (ISL) UEFA Delegate: Jevgenijs Milevskis (LVA) Outside of refereeing circles the...

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Hungarian teams in Europe 2015 and (hopefully) 2016
Jun22

Hungarian teams in Europe 2015 and (hopefully) 2016

If you are planning your holiday around our teams annual crashing out of European competition, you may want to hold on a little bit longer! So, here’s how the draw worked out for us….. Champions League 2nd Qualifying Round: The New Saints or B36 Tórshavn vs Videoton Corbett Sports Welsh Premier League champions, The New Saints, won the title with ease. From 32 games, they won 23, drew 8 and lost 1. Scoring 90 goals and...

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Hungarian Teams in Europe – Europa League Roundup & Highlights
Jul05

Hungarian Teams in Europe – Europa League Roundup & Highlights

  CELIC NIKSIC 1-4 HONVED VIDEOTON 2-1 MLADOST PODGORICA Videoton and Honved both got good victories last night against Montenegrin opposition in the first qualifying round of the Europa League. Honved stormed to a superb victory against the supposedly tougher opposition with 18-year-old Filip Holender scoring two and assisting two in a 4-1 rout over Celic Niksic. Meanwhile Videoton came from behind to beat Mladost Podgorica 2-1...

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Hungarian Teams in Europe – Europa League Preview
Jul03

Hungarian Teams in Europe – Europa League Preview

  THURSDAY 4TH JULY CELIC NIKSIC vs HONVED (17:30 CEST) VIDEOTON vs MLADOST PODGORICA (19:30 CEST)   Videoton and Honved both face Montenegrin opposition this Thursday as they square off against Mladost Podgorica and Celic Niksic in the first qualifying round of the Europa League. The two Hungarian sides will be favourites for the tie, but both game’s will be tougher than one might expect in the first round of...

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The Return of Paulo Sousa! | Hungarian Teams in Europe 2013/14
Jun24

The Return of Paulo Sousa! | Hungarian Teams in Europe 2013/14

  Paulo Sousa will return to Hungary to face Győr in the second qualifying round of the Champions League with his new club Maccabi Tel-Aviv. In what many will see as the tie of the round, the Hungarian champions will square off against their Israeli counterparts in a mouth watering tie which will take place on the 16/17th July and 23/24th July. Meanwhile in the Europa League, both Videoton and Budapest Honvéd drew Montenegrin...

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