We’ve got quite the pod in store for you today, as Alex and Bernie team up to discuss a topsy turvy weekend, to preview the upcoming Champions League fixtures and the Englische Woche. Get your dose of Dortmund Doldrums, feast your ears on the Bavarian Bonanza and nestle in to get the low-down on the latest Schalke Schlappe. All this and much more on this week’s Monday episode of Talking Fussball!
The World Champions have done badly in their European Championship qualification fixtures. What were the reasons? Should we be worried? Alex, Archie and Nik gather to dissect the international action. We’ve got an exclusive interview with Mats Hummels, a preview of the next match day – as well as run-down of our new predictions game: Team Listener vs. Team Talking Fussball! All this and much more on this latest episode.
An astronaut in the Revierderby. A ball actions’ record and a 70’s revival. Join James and Alex as they hone in on the match day 6 talking points in the Bundesliga: How did 1 FC Köln fare at home against the Rekordmeister? How many minutes did Hamburg take to end their goal-scoring drought? And should Dortmund have had a penalty? Following our Bundesliga focus, we take look at upcoming Champions League fixtures, discuss our top 3 players of the week and check in with Alex for a Sprechen Sie Fussball word. All this and much more on this week’s Monday episode of Talking Fussball.
Talking Fussball Extra – The Bundesliga Show returns with Archie Rhind-Tutt at the helm. Alongside him is Niklas Wildhagen from the Bundesliga Fanatic and Terry Duffelen of 200percent.net.
On this weeks TFE agenda, the UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg defeat of Bayern Munich at the hands of Real Madrid. What went wrong for the Bavarians and what are the chances in the return fixture for Pep Guardiola’s side.
Also on the show – Cologne return to the Bundesliga, but who might be going the other way? The panel discuss the Billy Goats’ return and also the departure of Gertjan Verbeek from relegation threatened Nuremberg.
All that, plus a Matchday 32 preview.