Month: August 2017

That night in Lübeck: The demise of Jørn Andersen and the rise of Thomas Tuchel

VfB Lübeck aren’t a well known club to most football fans. However, we can thank them for starting the events which lead to Jørn Andersen being sacked by Mainz and Thomas Tuchel being hired by the carnival club. The world of German football might indeed be very different if it hadn’t been for this one night in Lübeck.

The ever lasting debate about pyrotechnics

It’s a cold Sunday evening. My girlfriend and I find ourselves at the local derby between Viking Stavanger and SK Brann on a rainy night. Around 9000 fans have found their way to Vikingstadion to watch the local lads fight for their lives in Norway’s top flight. The quality of football is questionable at times […]

Match day Takeways Week 2

Terry takes a closer look at the Bily Goats rough start to the season, whilst Nik gushes over Holger Badstuber’s return to form at Stuttgart.