Talking Fussball – Matchday 34 Review

Talking Fussball – The Bundesliga Show is back with another weekly dose of Bundesliga goodness as James and Bernie put their heads together to mull over all the permutations from Matchday 34.

How did the closest ever relegation battle in Bundesliga history pan out? Who will SC Paderborn 07 and SC Freiburg lose in the summer? What on earth is going on with FC Schalke 04 and where do VfL Wolfsburg need to strengthen to be ready for UEFA Champions League football?

Plus Archie caught up with Fabian Kirchhoffer from Torfabrik.com to talk about all things Borussia Mönchengladbach in an exclusive interview!

All this and more on the latest episode of Talking Fussball.

Talking Fussball Extra – Matchday 34 Preview

Talking Fussball Extra – The Bundesliga Show returns as James and Bernie breakdown the match-ups on Matchday 34 of the 2014/15 Bundesliga campaign.

How wil the fiercest relegation battle in Bundesliga history pan out? Are we going to lose one of the Tradtionsvereins in Germany’s top flight? How important a role will momentum play coming into the final day of the season and can Borussa Dortmund bow out on a high note in Jürgen Klopp’s final game in charge of the club?

All this and more on the latest episode of Talking Fussball Extra.

Talking Fussball – Matchday 33 Review

Talking Fussball – The Bundesliga Show returns with another episode brimming with Bundesliga goodness as James and Alex C. mulled over all the permutations from Matchday 33!

Will we lose one of the Bundesliga’s Tradtiionsvereins come the conclusion of the current campaign? Are VfB Stuttgart a bunch of monkies? Did FC Bayern München take their eyes off the prize or did SC Freburg just want it more? What do the crew make of Lars Stindl’s heroics for Hannover 96 in the relegation battle and how devastating was it that it was Uwe Hünemeier who scored the own goal that could see SC Paderborn 07 relegated?

All this and more on the latest episode of Talking Fussball.

Talking Fussball – Matchday 32 Review + UCL Preview

Talking Fussball – The Bundesliga Show returns with another jam-packed episode full of Bundesliga goodness as James, Alex C. and Alex H. put their heads together to mull over all the goings on from Matchday 32 and provide the shortest ever UEFA Champions League preview – quality over quantity guaranteed!

With just four points spearating bottom of the table VfB Stuttgart and Hertha Berlin in 13th place, how are things shaping up in the tightest relegation battle in Bundesiga history? Was Roman Bürki fouled as Hamburger SV grabbed a dramatic late equaliser through Gojko Kacar? How will Max Kruse fit in at his new club VL Wolfsburg next season? Has Pep Guardiola taken FC Bayern München forward or backwards since taking over and what on earth is going at FC Schalke 04?

All this and more on the latest episode of Talking Fussball.

Talking Fussball – Matchday 31 Review + UCL Preview

Talking Fussball – The Bundesliga Show is back with another weekly dose of Bundesliga goodness as James and Alex put their collective heads together to mull over managerial changes, Bundesliga Matchday 31 and FC Bayern München’s upcoming UEFA Champions League semi-final 1st leg against FC Barcelona.

Were FC Schalke 04 lucky to escape with three points from their clash with VfB Stuttgart? Which side benefitted more from TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and Borussia Dortmund sharing the spoils on Matchday 31? Are SV Werder Bremen worthy of a place in the UEFA Europa Leagze based on their resurgence? Can FC Augsburg hold onto a top six spot and have VfL Wolfsburg become complacent or tired towards the end of the current campaign?

All this and more on the latest episode of Talking Fussball.

Talking Fussball – Matchday 30 Review + DFB Cup Preview

Talking Fussball – The Bundesliga Show is back to bring you the latest from the Bundesliga as James, Alex and Alex look back on all the twists and turns from Matchday 30 as well as taking a look ahead to the DFB Cup semi-finals.

Who were the big winners and losers in the relegation battle? Does Freiburg’s experience in skirmish for survival count double? Does Lasogga’s brace make up for his poor form all season? Can Augsburg afford any further slip ups this season? What does the future hold for Hannover 96 under Michael Frontzeck and FC Schalke 04 under Roberto Di Matteo?

Furthermore we announce the winners of the competition to win one of ten copies of Ronald Reng’s new book “Match days: The hidden story of the Bundesliga”.

Talking Fussball Extra – Champions League review and Match Day 30 preview

Archie Rhind-Tutt and Niklas Wildhagen are mulling over Bayern’s big win in the Champions League, all the latest Bundesliga news and the upcoming match day.

What were the reasons behind Bayern’s miraculous comeback against Porto? How is Michael Frontzeck going to fare at Hannover? And could the race for the title be decided this weekend?

For our mid-show interview Archie has spoken to Ronald Reng, the author of the marvellous “Matchdays: The hidden story of the Bundesliga”.

In the last section of our program the boys take a closer look at the battle against relegation and all the other upcoming matches this weekend.

Talking Fussball – Matchday 29 Review + UCL Preview

Talking Fussball – The Bundesliga Show is back with another weekly dose of Bundesliga goodness as James and Bernie put their heads together to mull over managerial changes, Bundesliga Matchday 29 and FC Bayern München’s upcoming UEFA Champions League 2nd leg against FC Porto.

What will Thomas Tuchel bring to the table that Jürgne Klopp didn’t at Borussia Dortmund? Was this the right time for Hannover 96 to pull the plug on Tayfun Korkut’s reign as their head coach? Did we witness an improvement in Hamburger SV’s first outing under Bruno Labbadia and do SC Freiburg and VfB Stuttgart fans have reason to believe their sides have what it takes to survive this season?

We are also giving away 10 copies of Ronald Reng’s new book “Match days: The hidden story of the Bundesliga”.

All this and more on the latest episode of Talking Fussball.

Talking Fussball Extra – Wednesday Madness and Match Day 29 Preview

Wednesday saw Bayern München lose the first leg of the Champions League quarter finals against Porto after three massive blunders by the Bavarians defence. Back in Germany HSV made headlines for appointing their fourth coach of the season and BVB coach Jürgen Klopp announced that he’d leave Dortmund at the end of the season.

Archie Rhind-Tutt and Nik Wildhagen take a closer look at all the story lines emerging on that crucial day for German football. The two of them talk about Jürgen Klopp’s legacy at Dortmund and HSV chances of avoiding the drop, before they dive into the mess Bayern got themselves into in the Champions League.

In part 2 we’re taking a closer look at all the upcoming action on match day 29.

And if that wasn’t enough, we are giving away 10 copies of Ronald Reng’s new book “Match days: The hidden story of the Bundesliga”. So sit back, pour yourself a cup/glass of coffee/tea/beer/beverage of your choice, and enjoy!

Talking Fussball – Matchday 28 Review + UCL Preview

Talking Fussball – The Bundesliga Show is back to bring you the latest from the Bundesliga as James and Alex look back on all the ups and downs from Matchday 28 before Archie catches up with European Football expert Andy Brassell to discuss FC Bayern München’s upcoming Champions League clash with FC Porto.

Will the Bundesliga relegation battle rage on until the final Matchday? Is there still hope for VfB Stuttgart after their win over Werder Bremen? Are Hamburger SV now destined for the drop under Peter Knäbel? How on earth did SC Paderborn 07 pull off an upset against FC Augsburg and what have Hannover 96 done to drop into the regelation mix?

All this and more on the latest episode of Talking Fussball.