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      Who should you start up front this week now that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang looks to be on his horse to London? Can the FCA points party continue in Mönchengladbach? Who’s the hot-tip outsider who will transform your team? James and Flo are on the case, walking you through Bundesliga Match Day 19 on TF Fantasy!



      Bundesliga MD18 – Aubameyang suspended, dominates nonetheless

      Ballspielverein Borussia 09 Dortmund and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have had a good run; it looks very likely to come to a close after a weekend of ill temper. The striker was aggrieved over ill-chosen remarks from a prominent journalist, suspended by his club for ill discipline, and conspicuous in his absence after Dortmund could do no more than muster an ill-making 0-0 draw with Wolfsburg.
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      TF Fantasy – MD18 line-up breakdown

      #TFFantasy gets off to a roaring start as James and Flo return with another episode! The boys bring the nitty gritty this time, giving you their recommendations of good-value players to buy to make your #BLFantasy team a boost to start the Rückrunde.
      Players from FC Augsburg, Hertha BSC, Werder Bremen, Eintracht Frankfurt and more are in the spotlight as the Fantastics give you all the advice you need to succeed in 2018!



      Introducing…Talking Fussball Fantasy!

      You might have noticed last time James Thorogood was steering the wheel on the good ship TF lollipop that he’s deep, deep into the Official Fantasy Bundesliga. He’s got so much to say about it, in fact, that he’s ready to dedicate a podcast to the subject.
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      The Bundesliga Returns – transfer wrap and MD18 preview

      The Federal League is back – and so is Talking Fussball!
      Matt and Abel convene to chew over Schalke’s many winter moves, silent-movie moustache-twirler Nigel de Jong’s return to the Bundesliga with Mainz, and the highlights of what’s to come on MD18.
      In the middle we’ve given y’all a taste of one of our Patreon bonus interviews: Jonny Walsh stops by to talk us through the 2. Bundesliga Hinrunde, and it’s dynamite. Enjoy!



      The Talking Fussball Winterpause Spectacular!

      Just in time for that slow week between the two big holidays, Talking Fussball returns!
      Matt and Abel convene to talk through the state of play at the Bundesliga’s winter break, including a full wrap of transfer talk, our Team of the Hinrunde, revisiting our predictions from the preseason and more. We’ll be away for the next couple weeks – for continued service through special episodes subscribe on Patreon.



      Coming up in the Winterpause

      So…it’s been a bit since the last episode – here’s Matt with the lowdown on where we’ve been and what’s to come in the Winterpause. In short, after a Hinrunde review early next week we’ll be concentrating on putting out content for Patreon subscribers. If you want to hear a special history episode on Bayer Leverkusen’s run to the 1988 UEFA Cup, a 2. Bundesliga update from Jonny Walsh, or an in-depth look at the South Korean NT with the staff of...



      Bundesliga MD15 – Bosz out, Stöger in at BVB after latest debacle, Foals and Royal Blues play to stalemate

      When Dortmund lose at home to the second-worst team in the league, they might just have to take steps. Steps like removing the man in charge of the team – the man who hadn’t won since September. Peter Bosz was shown the door, which wasn’t a surprise. What was was his replacement: Peter Stöger, who had ended his tenure at Cologne with a run even more wretched than Bosz’.
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      Bundesliga MD14 – Stöger waves goodbye at Cologne; Bosz on borrowed time after draw in Leverkusen

      Another eventful match day in the Bundesliga: The billygoats parted ways with their coach after their best performance of the season, BVB found a new way to disappoint their fans by playing on the back foot for 54 minutes against 10 men; Serge Gnabry and Hoffenheim slapped RB Leipzig silly, vaulting themselves into fifth.
      Lots to talk about, and a cracking duo to take it all in – James Thorogood and Alex Chaffer. Join the Anglo-Kölners for your full wrap, which was produced by ...



      MD13 – Schalke fightback stuns BVB in Revierderby for the ages, Foals deal Bayern first loss under Heynckes

      It’s the Bundesliga’s big one. Dortmund v. Schalke, the Revierderby – a fixture meant to settle bragging rights in the Ruhr Valley and beyond. It always has plenty of fizz. On MD13, it was Diet Coke and Mentos.
      Matt and Abel give the 4-4 thriller a thorough going over before moving on to Bayern’s surprising 2-1 loss in Mönchengladbach and the rest of the action from the weekend. Enjoy it!