This one is for all the marbles
May27

This one is for all the marbles

The big day is here. Who would have thought that the title would not only come down to the final day of the season, but also pitting together the very two teams that are vying for honors? Honvéd will host Videoton at Bozsik Józef Stadion in the old ground’s final chapter of a 104-year story, and the ending is set to be a page turner. This match will overshadow even the final Budapest derby of the season between Újpest and Ferencváros,...

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NB1 round 32 – Preview
May19

NB1 round 32 – Preview

Here is the situation going into the final two weeks of the season: At the top Honvéd and Videoton are level on points but Kispest hold the advantage due to having one more victory than Henning Berg’s side. As long as Honvéd can match or exceed Videoton in points over the final two games they will win the title. What adds a bit more drama to this is the two will play against each other on the final match day. Nice, huh? Who could have...

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NB1 – Round 31 preview
May12

NB1 – Round 31 preview

Welcome back Hungarian football enthusiasts! Read on for a quick preview of all of Saturday’s NB1 matches in round 31. Honvéd (1st) vs MTK Budapest (11th) at Bozsik József Stadion, Budapest Marco Rossi’s men are winning the games they should be winning down the stretch and Bozsik József Stadion has certainly been their friend, winning their last 8 games there. Their five goal haul against struggling Mezőkövesd was a treat for the...

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NB1 – round 30 preview
May05

NB1 – round 30 preview

Hold on to your hats people! The NB1 finish line comes into view this week and the races at both ends of the table are equally intriguing. Videoton and Honvéd are neck and neck at the final turn with Vasas and Ferencváros a length behind. At the bottom, Gyirmót limped off the track some time ago but no less than six teams are in danger of relegation with just four games to go. Read on for a full preview of all the matches....

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NB1 – round 29 preview
Apr28

NB1 – round 29 preview

The NB1 is turning into a proper three-horse race as Videoton and Honvéd dropped points last week, allowing Vasas to creep back into contention for the title. Ferencváros continue to be a mystery as they are hanging around the pack, but an 8-0 whitewashing of the their opponent in the Magyar Kupa might mean their efforts to obtain a European spot lie outside the league. The drama is cranking up as the season winds down. Read on for a...

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NB1 – round 28 preview
Apr21

NB1 – round 28 preview

The NB1 fires back into action on Saturday with round 28 offering some pivotal match-ups as we enter the business end of the season. A top of the table clash between Vasas and Honvéd highlights a strong lineup of games. Vasas will hope to stem Kispest’s rise to prominence, as they host Honvéd in the late game. Elsewhere, all eyes will be on Fradi as they look to bounce back from consecutive defeats by taking on bottom side Gyirmót....

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