Sheffield FC

Football Travel Podcast: The World’s First Football Club and Finland

This month we turn explore the roots of football in England and check out the scene in Finland:   Sheffield FC, the world’s first football club: We speak to Richard Tims, chairman of the world’s first football club, Sheffield FC, about how the club was formed and its future plans.   Football in Finland, with […]

Malmo ultras

Malmö FF: More than football

In this guest post, Tony Hughes of the Golden Samba blog describes his trip to Sweden to watch 1979 European Cup finalists Malmö FF take on IFK Göteborg.   Malmö FF vs. IFK Göteborg is Scandinavia’s very own Classico. It’s Sweden’s two most successful clubs feuding over history. Malmö have the edge in terms of domestic titles, and […]

Football Travel: HJK Helsinki

  Finland’s capital city enjoys long summer days, making it the best time to visit. There’s also football to be seen when many other European leagues are in their close season. We went along to HJK Helsinki.   Helsinki is one of those “liveable” cities. Here, you can breathe in the fresh sea air as you […]

The Copenhagen Derby

The Copenhagen Derby: Brøndby IF and FC København are by far biggest clubs in Denmark and once again their rivalry will come to a test, as the two clubs will play out one league match and two semi-finals in the cup during April 2016. The Copenhagen Derby always provides drama, great atmosphere and high tension […]