Talking Fussball – 2015/16 Matchday 17/Hinrunde Review

Talking Fussball – The Bundesliga Show returns for one final time in 2015 as James, Bent and Alex cast their analytical eyes over, not only Matchday 17, but the Hinrunde as a whole!

Can Pep Guardiola’s three-year stint be considered a success and what will Carlo Ancelotti bring to the table when he takes over in the summer? Who wants to and who can come in to rescue Hannover 96 from the relegation scrap? With no European or domestic cup action, where does Andre Schubert go from here with Borussia Mönchengladbach? Was Borussia Dortmund’s first half a season under Thomas Tuchel a success despite complacency costing them against 1. FC Köln and which German player is in biggest need of a good Rückrunde to make it into Jogi’s Euro 2016 squad?

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

Talking Fussball – 2015/16 Matchday 15 Review

Talking Fussball – The Bundesliga Show is back with another weekly dose of Bundesliga goodness as James and Alex break down all things Matchday 15!

What can be made of FC Bayern München’s first league defeat of the season and were injuries to blame? Was the result as clear-cut as the scoreline suggests for Borussia Mönchengladbach? Are there still issues that need to be adressed at Borussia Dortmund despite another positive result against VfL Wolfsburg? Where would Bayer 04 Leverkusen be without Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez and what on earth was Marwin Hitz’s thinking?

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 Episode 18 – Matchday 13 Reactions + Champions League Preview

Talking Fussball: The Bundesliga Show returns to break down another blockbuster weekend of Bundesliga action as James is joined in the M94.5 studios by Jon and Alex to highlight the key talking points from Matchday 13 before providing a brief preview of this week’s pivotal UEFA Champions League fixtures!

What did Pakistan and North Korea miss out on following this weekend’s top game between Borussia Dortmund and FC Bayern München? Was BVB’s new-look backline really the problem in their 3-0 loss in Der Klassiker? Who is the mole in the record titleholders camp currently leaking information to the press? How big a blow is the loss of Sidney Sam to Bayer 04 Leverkusen? Did FC Schalke 04 once again prove they’re not ready to cut it in the top four this season? Where will Borussia Mönchengladbach slip up in the coming weeks and can Hamburger SV maintain their form under Bert van Marwijk?

Meanwhile, Sal worked his magic in the mixed zone once again, checking in with FC Augsburg captain Paul Verhaegh to get his thoughts on the the importance of his side’s 2-0 win at home to 1899 Hoffenheim.

All this and more on the Talking Fussball Episode 18!