Monthly Archives: December 2015

Arlesey 0 Potters Bar 2

Arlesey Town 0 Potters Bar Town 2 (26th Dec 2015) In truth, there weren’t that many decent options for a 2nd game in a day of this non-league double-header, but Arlesey’s interestingly named Armadillo Stadium was just about the best … Continue reading

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Halstead 2 Haverhill Boro 2

Halstead Town 2 Haverhill Borough 2 (26th Dec 2015) It was perhaps fitting on a day when I rejected the more traditional customs of Boxing Day in favour of a non-league double-header, that I ended up watching a team nicknamed … Continue reading

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Standard Liege 2 Bruges 0

Standard Liege 2 Bruges 0 (13th Dec 2015) I wouldn’t quite say it was the highlight of my trip, but being sat one block away from a group of about 30 nuns at a football match was certainly strange. But … Continue reading

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Bayer Leverkusen 5 Borussia Mönchengladbach 0

Bayer 04 Leverkusen 5 Borussia Mönchengladbach 0 (12th December 2015) A day that started with me taking in a match 40 miles north in Oberhausen, and would end in a Düsseldorf bar with pretty barmaids and ceiling completely covered in … Continue reading

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Rot-Weiss Oberhausen 0 Viktoria Köln 3

Rot-Weiss Oberhausen 0 Viktoria Köln 3 (12th December 2015) There can’t be too many tourists who visit Oberhausen. Obviously I wasn’t there for the Gasometer, converted into an exhibition space (shut) or even the New Centre and its Christmas market, … Continue reading

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Bochum 4 Paderborn 0

Bochum 4 Paderborn 0 (11th December 2015)  As much as I enjoyed by first visit to Bochum, a couple of years ago, I wasn’t planning a return so soon. However, something of a gamble on a German weekend before the … Continue reading

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