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Lost in…St.Pölten

Lost in…St.Pölten

SKN St. Pölten v Admira Wacker NV Arena / Austrian Bundesliga / 17th December 2016 As the UK gears up for the traditional Christmas orgy of football, across Europe things are very different, as football turns it light off for the cold winter months. Slovak football had begun its winter hiatus last weekend and football … Continue reading

Lost in…Vienna (Austria v Republic of Ireland)  

Lost in…Vienna (Austria v Republic of Ireland)  

Austria v Republic of Ireland Ernst-Happel-Stadion / World Cup 2018 Qualifier / 12th November 2016 Oh, it’s international week. ‘It’s boring,’ ‘Can’t wait for the Premier League (best league in the world) to return’, ‘I hope *insert star player for club team* doesn’t get injured’ etc. My Twitter feed is a constant stream of ire … Continue reading

Lost in…Mödling (Admira Wacker)

Lost in…Mödling (Admira Wacker)

FC Admira Wacker v SV Ried Bundesstadion Südstadt / Austrian Bundesliga / 20th August 2016 You just have to love the name ‘ FC Admira Wacker Mödling’ – it just sort of sounds quite funny. If you seek more reasons to like them, then I’ll add in that they beat Cardiff City 3-2 (over two legs) in the … Continue reading

Lost in…Vienna (Wiener SK)

Lost in…Vienna (Wiener SK)

Wiener SK v SC Neusiedl Sportklub-Platz / Austrian Regional League East / 19th August 2016 ‘Oh, Vienna,’ a city I had never visited and so I had yet to decide whether it meant nothing to me or not. This is my first blog from my new home in Central Europe. I now live in Slovakia for … Continue reading