A rewrite of our post Angry Cops And Belgians, our account of that famous Europa League Knockout clash between Sporting Lokeren and Hull City when the Black & Amber Army came up against the Flanders Law Enforcement. We’re now taking the same match to tell the story of an average FBTG away day. Continue reading
It’s our birthday!
We’ve created a gallery of just some of the places we have been to through our Football Away Days over the past year where we have left our mark Continue reading
A wall of aggression. A barrier of taxpayers’ money. One single channel holding 2,000 fans in complete anarchy. Glassware continued to rain down indiscriminately. A middle-aged woman behind me shook with fear. Two men burst through the crowd, one supporting the other, blood rolling down his face. It wasn’t a fight because it wasn’t fair. Our travelling support suffered greatly; it was more than humiliation Continue reading
One of the hardest bunch of thugs we’ve come across. Check out our post ‘A Balkan Adventure‘ for the full story of our trip to Bulgaria to see CSKA Sofia play in the Balgarska Armia Stadium.
Pogon Szczecin vs Ruch Chorzów. We travelled down with fellow blogger Between Distances to the Stadion Miejski im. Floriana Krygiera for the match and were not disappointed. Epic choreo, epic people, epic prices, epic day.
A more detailed post to follow.
It was a group of Hertha-mad friends that steered me toward the Blau-Weiße Alte Dame, and an Away Day was something of an eventuality. Down the pub you’re always chatting about terrace life, and these boys had criticism for the atmosphere at English stadia, or rather, lack of it. Naturally that was something I disputed quickly. But the story of my second Hertha BSC Away Day made me understand just what exactly they were talking about. This is that story. Continue reading
FBTG is travelling back in time to look at our maiden Balkan Adventure in Sofia, Bulgaria. Two of us were in town when CSKA Sofia played against Beroe, full name PFC Beroe Stara Zagora, at the Balgarska Armia Stadium.
All teams with the prefix “CSKA” or similar Continue reading
Cycle, Ski and Hull City.
And meat and beer. Away Days in Austria.