Groundhopping in Budapest: MTK Budapest – Hidegkuti Nandor Stadion

In a change of pace, this Groundhop adventure took me back to the Hidegkuti Nandor Stadion for the first time since September 2019 when I took in an NBII match between MTK Budapest and Nyiregyhaza Spartacus; a game most memorable for then Nyiregyhaza goalkeeper Jova Levente scoring from the penalty spot. My return to the... Continue Reading →

EUROPA LEAGUE MATCHDAY ONE: Group of Green gets off to Electrifying Start

The Europa League Group of Green, so called as the primary colour of three of its members is green, got off to an electrifying start this evening as 10 goals were shared out between two pulsating matches at Real Betis and Bayer Leverkusen. Real Betis played host to Ange Postecoglou’s Celtic at the Estadio Benito... Continue Reading →

Groundhopping in Budapest: Kelen SC

A Tale of Firsts, Weddings, and Last Gasp Heroics Almost one year ago Dan (Sub Story) and I made our first venture into Groundhopping around Budapest with a trip to Csepel to watch the home side take on Soroksár in the MOL Magyar Kupa. The next weekend, with Vasas playing away from home, Dan and I... Continue Reading →

Fan Media is Here to Stay

Now that he is officially in post as CEO, Dominic McKay has already begun to make moves at healing the rift and discord between the fans and hierarchy at Celtic Park.  Simple moves such as actively promoting the great work of the KANO Foundation by donating free season tickets, and more innovative approaches like releasing... Continue Reading →

One to Watch: Sandor Hidi

At the end of a season that promised so much but ultimately failed to live up to expectations for Vasas, one shining light was the continued emergence of Sandor Hidi at the heart of the Angyalföld side’s midfield. At the age of 20 and with 65 first team games under his belt already (20 with... Continue Reading →

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