Krisztian Adorjan speaks to HungarianFootball.com
Oct14

Krisztian Adorjan speaks to HungarianFootball.com

A former Liverpool youth product, Krisztian Adorjan made the move to join the English giants at just 16 back in 2009 and was held in high regard not only by the fans, but also by the management in Merseyside. Playing behind the striker in his favoured Number 10 role, Krisztian provided 18 assists in 23 games in his second season in the youth academy and a year later played for the Liverpool first team on their pre-season tour of the...

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Former Liverpool youth player Nathan Ecclestone interview
Feb10

Former Liverpool youth player Nathan Ecclestone interview

Nathan Eccleston, formely of Liverpool, Blackpool, Huddersfield Town, Charlton Athletic, signed for Bekescsaba in the Hungarian NBI in the winter transfer window. He gave an interview to Nemzeti Sport which was published on 10th February. Below is the translated transcript What are your first impressions of Békéscsaba and Hungary? Full of positive experiences so far. When I arrived in Hungary to prepare for the first time I watched a...

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“How important is Viktor Orbán? Hungarian football would be dead without him” – George Hemingway speaks to HF.com
Aug07

“How important is Viktor Orbán? Hungarian football would be dead without him” – George Hemingway speaks to HF.com

George Hemingway is the chairman of Honvéd, and has been since 2006. Honvéd have a rich history, not just within Hungary, but throughout the World. Their side in the 50’s contained the nucleus of the ‘Aranycsapat’ (the Magical Magyars) including Ferenc Puskás, Sándor Kocsis, József Bozsik and Zoltán Czibor, and probably would have gone to win a European Cup if it wasn’t for the Hungarian revolution in 1956. They have had limited...

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In conversation with Videoton’s Arturo Alvarez
Aug21

In conversation with Videoton’s Arturo Alvarez

Videoton have a real international feel to their squad with players from all over the globe. One of those players is an El Salvador international who started his career in the MLS before arriving in Hungary via Portugal. Having played for San Jose Earthquakes, FC Dallas and Real Salt Lake before a spell with Paços de Ferreira, Arturo Alvarez has really taken to life in the Hungarian 1st division with consistently good performances...

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Chateauroux midfielder Luis Ramos speaks to HungarianFootball.com
Jun20

Chateauroux midfielder Luis Ramos speaks to HungarianFootball.com

  Luis Ramos has spent nearly a quarter of his life in Hungary. After a spell at MSK Zilina and FC Nitra in Slovakia, Ramos moved to newly promoted Nyiregyhaza in NBI. After two successful seasons with Szpari, the tenacious midfielder moved to the champions Debrecen where he featured in the Champions League famously playing at Anfield in a 1-0 loss to Liverpool. Ramos went on to play nearly 100 times for Loki, either side of a...

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In conversation with Paul Shaw
Jan11

In conversation with Paul Shaw

Englishman Paul Shaw started his career at Arsenal before going on to play for Millwall and Gillingham most notably. He moved around various clubs in England before finding himself in Budapest at Ferencváros in 2008. He went on to score 21 goals in 48 appearances for the Stadion Albert Flórián club and became a real fans favourite. I caught up with Paul for a chat about his time in Hungary.    How did your move to Hungary and...

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