Philipp Hosiner Hat Trick Powers 1. FC Köln to Win in Osnabrück
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Philipp Hosiner Hat Trick Powers 1. FC Köln to Win in Osnabrück

I didn’t see it. Did you? Despite the existence of enough technology to allow a German football club with a relatively meager international profiel to become the all-consuming sports passion for someone nine time zones away, we’re still not to a point where one can reliably be able to see every match from the west … Continue reading

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Semi-Spontaneous Reaction: Marcel Risse Rings Twice

The short-ish and sweet after 1. FC Köln’s 0-2 victory at Hamburger SV. What it Means Without question, getting a pair of goals and all three points in the first match of the Rückrunde is a huge confidence boost for Peter Stöger’s crew. The 1. FC Köln have now blanked Hamburger SV on the 2014-15 season, but … Continue reading

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1. FC Köln goes on the road and loses 2:3

No, not to Eintracht Frankfurt. I mean, yes, of course that was the final score of last weekend’s match at Eintacht Frankfurt, but I’m speaking this time of Wednesday’s friendly match against Alemannia Aachen, in which a handful of guys with unfamiliar names joined another handful of guys with more-familiar names blew a 2:1 lead while … Continue reading

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Match Day 4: 1. FC Köln 0:0 Borussia Mönchengladbach

As much as I was excited about my first “Rhine Derby” since becoming Effzeh, I could tell that there was a lot lost in the distance from here to Müngersdorf. I never really found myself wanting to say/think/post hateful things toward the ponies of Borussia Mönchengladbach, even when reading some of the hateful things toward … Continue reading