One week after the Prvni Liga returned, it is the turn of the Czech second division, the Fotalova Narodni Liga (National League) to spring back into life. Last season saw a great three-way battle for the title between Hradec Kralove, Karvina and Znojmo, and in something of a Cinderella story Continue Reading →
It feels like only yesterday when Euro 2016 was brought to a crushing, functional conclusion as Portugal squeezed past France in a final that will be remembered more for its moths than its majesty. But, football is the sport that never sleeps. The brief offseason that the Czechs have had Continue Reading →
Rumours? What rumours Speaking to a group of journalists in the wake of the Czech Republic’s tepid exit from Euro 2016, Pavel Vrba attempted to dismiss the speculation that surrounded his future. Since the turn of the year, report after report surfaced that linked the former Viktoria Plzen manager with Continue Reading →
Czech Republic 0-2 Turkey Lens 21.06.2016 I can’t think ’cause I’m just way too tired Is this it? Is this it? Is this… it? Well, this is it. The Spain performance could be excused because the Czech Republic were playing a much superior side, one that placed emphasis on a free-flowing Continue Reading →
After their heroics against the Netherlands in Zagreb, can Czechoslovakia go all the way and defeat the current World Champions West Germany in the final of the 1976 European Championships? Join Chris as he (as) live blogs the final.
I wonder if it goes to penalties…. Continue Reading →