Episode 6 – The Babe Ruth Of American Soccer

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[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6408962/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/513858/custom-color/d71212″ height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] The Story of Billy Goncalves, the greatest US player of all time. (Apologies for the loud background music)   Music: Periculum by Kai Engel is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial … Continued

Episode 5 – Hallelujah We Have A Champion

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[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6408170/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/513858/custom-color/d71212″ height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] The Story of the unlikely first champions of the K-League   Music: In Paler Skies by Blue Dot Sessions is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.   Leave your comments … Continued

Brøndby IF – Viborg FF

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  Brøndby Stadion, Brøndby Visited 07/05/2008 SAS Ligaen: Brøndby IF – Viborg FF 1-1 Attendance: 11.320 Brøndby IF, in full Brøndby Idræts Forening, is probably the most famous Danish football club outside of the national boundaries. Besides arch rival FC … Continued

SC Fortuna Köln – FC Gütersloh 2000

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Bezirkssportanlage Köln–Süd “Südstadion“, Köln Visited: 01/11/2008 NRW–Liga: SC Fortuna Köln – FC Gütersloh 2000 4-0 Spectators: 720   Putting a label on a club like Fortuna Köln is not easy. For some it is a typical “Stadtteilverein”, for others it … Continued

Tennis Borussia Berlin – 1. FC Union Berlin II

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  Mommsen-stadion, Berlin – Charlottenburg Visited 10/09/2010 NOFV-Oberliga-Nord: Tennis Borussia Berlin – 1. FC Union Berlin II 0-2 Attendance: 600   If I had passed by the Mommsen Stadium last year I probably would have written a whole different article. Because back then everything was … Continued

ADO Den Haag – Heracles Almelo

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  ADO Den Haag Stadion, The Hague Visited 13/12/2009 Eredivisie: ADO Den Haag – Heracles Almelo 1-4 Attendance: 11.679 It is as if our Sparta-trip from a year ago was only yesterday when we board the Benelux train on this cold Sunday morning … Continued

SV Babelsberg 03 – FC Hansa Rostock

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  Karl-Liebknecht-Stadion, Potsdam – Babelsberg Visited 11/09/2010 3. Liga: SV Babelsberg 03 – FC Hansa Rostock 0-2 Attendance: 7.045 If you are a policeman in Babelsberg or surroundings and wanted to spend a day with family or loved ones today you would be in for … Continued

LFC Berlin 1892 – Ludwigsfelder FC

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  Stadion Lichterfelde, Berlin – Lichterfelde Visited 12/09/2010 NOFV-Oberliga Nord: LFC Berlin 1892 – Ludwigsfelder FC 1-0 Attendance: +/- 120 (66 paying) While almost 48,000 people in the Olympiastadion marvel at Hertha BSC versus Arminia Bielefeld, I go in the southwest of … Continued

Jef Mermansstadion, Merksem

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The stadium of SC Merksem bears the name of the greatest footballer who ever graced this suburb of Antwerp. Jef Mermans came back to his old stomping grounds aged 35 and after 15 seasons and 249 goals for Belgian giants Anderlecht. He would still play … Continued

Borussia Mönchengladbach – VfL Wolfsburg

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  Stadion im Borussia-Park, Mönchengladbach Visited 11/04/2009 Bundesliga: Borussia Mönchengladbach – VfL Wolfsburg 1-2 Attendance: 49.152 When I ordered the tickets for this contest over a month ago I did not anticipate that this afternoon the current (co)-leader in the Bundesliga would come … Continued