KFC Kabouters Opglabbeek – Eendracht Louwel 01-09-2018

Over the years I had read and heard a lot of positive things about the Opglabbeek derby. With the merger between both clubs next season I had to visit the last derby being played at the ground of “De Kabouters”, which literally means “The Midgets”. A fantastic derby with good atmosphere, pyro and a game which went from one side

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Groundhopping in ‘The City of a Hundred Spires’

  As I was on holiday in Prague I was lucky that the Czech FA had scheduled 4 games at 1 weekend during my stay. The days hours were well planned and spread out with Dukla Praha – Viktoria Plzen on Friday, Sparta Praag – SFC Opava on Saturday, Viktoria Zizkov – MFK Chrudim on Sunday morning and Bohemians 1905 –

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Südweststadion – FC Arminia 03 Ludwigshafen

The Südweststadion in Ludwigshafen was built in 1937 and named after Adolf Hitler. The ground could originally hold 14.000 spectators. The ground was completely destroyed during the 2nd World War and by 1950 the stadium was already rebuilt. The ground was one of the most modern grounds in West Germany but the 1974 World Cup committee decided to pick the

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Season Review: 2017-2018

While the preparations for the 2018-2019 season are already started, my 2017-2018 season has come to end, after 199 games with 743 goals in 7 different countries (Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, England, Spain, Luxembourg and France), visiting 163 new grounds. From the beautiful anthem in Sevilla to Liverpool beating Maribor, followed by a last minute equaliser in the East Anglian Derby and a pitch

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AGOVV – Terschuurse Boys 09-06-2018

AGOVV Apeldoorn means Alleen Gezamenlijk Oefenen Voert Verder Apeldoorn (Only Practising Together Brings Us Further) and was found in 1913 as a club of teetotallers. The club played in the Dutch cup final in 1938 and lost against VSV and became a professional football club in 1954. They relegated back to amateur footbal in 1971 due to financial problems. The

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Kozakken Boys – Katwijk VV 26-05-2018

Date: 26-05-2018 Game: Kozakken Boys – Katwijk VV 0-0 Competition: Tweede Divisie, Netherlands Stadium: Sportpark de Zwaaier, Werkendam Kozakken Boys has been on my programme for so many times but until yesterday I never managed to visit them. With the final game of the season against Katwijk VV, a title deciding, it was the perfect moment to visit them, together with 4500 football fans,

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