Mattuschka's Right Peg

A podcast about 1. FC Union Berlin, brought to you by the folks behind Union in Englisch. Views aired in this podcast are those of the speakers, and aren't associated with 1. FC Union Berlin Twitter: @unioninenglisch Website:

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 56m. Bisher sind 10 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint alle 3 Wochen.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 9 hours 44 minutes


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episode 5: 10: Flip Flop Fighters

Wilson, Bas, Cherrie, Mark & Kyle are back to dissect the games against Mainz and Schalke and look ahead to Freiburg and Hoffenheim as well as chatting about new signing Petar Musa.

In the second half of the podcast we reminisce about some of our favourite away days, from party trains, to a rainy day in Bochum, Eisern Union in a random London pub, and an incredible story from the days of the NOFV-Oberliga (now the 5th tier)...



episode 4: 9: Lenz Change

Wilson, Bas, Mark & Kyle are back to look at an odd January for Union where the usual winter break was replaced by some good, some bad and some ugly. 

We dare to be optimistic about the month ahead and in Oliver Ruhnert finding a replacement for Christopher Lenz who has announced a move to Eintracht Frankfurt in the summer.

In the last segment we're joined by Jon Darch (@SafeStandingRS on twitter) to review the recent annual general meeting. Thanks to Jon for coming on...



episode 3: 8. Big Marv

Wilson, Cherrie, Mark & Kyle are back to discuss the fortune of the club as they played four teams in 10 days leading up to the shortened winter break. We also chat about our signings of the season so far, and whether Marvin Friedrich should be in the conversation for a call up to the German National Team...


 2020-12-30  47m

episode 2: 7: Another Ghost Derby, Another Defeat

Wilson, Cherrie, Mark & Kyle are back to recap another ghost derby defeat. We also debate the goalkeeper position at Union and look ahead to the run of four games in 10 days before Christmas.

Follow the #ritterkeuleontour hashtag on Instagram to see the adventures of our mascot (and Bas) travelling through South America!

If you wish to get in contact with us, you can @unioninenglisch on twitter or podcast@union-berlin...


 2020-12-08  33m

episode 1: 6. 2020/21 Season Preview

We're back and we're ready to do it all over again!

In Episode 6 of Mattuschka's Right Peg, Bas, Kyle & Mark look back on the first round DFB-Pokal tie with Karlsruhe and look ahead to the upcoming season. We chat transfers, the return of fans to the Alte Försterei and what we're hoping to see from Union this season.

If you wish to join our fantasy Bundesliga league, you can at: https://fantasy.bundesliga...


 2020-09-17  1h7m

episode 5: 5: 2019/20 Season Review

In episode five of Mattuschka's Right Peg we look back at the 2019/20 season, the first in the Bundesliga for 1. FC Union Berlin.

Bas, Kyle, Mark & Wilson are back to talk about the last three fixtures, memories of the season and what we're expecting next year. We also talk secondary assists, Alba Berlin and our goalkeepers union of Bas & Mark delve into some potential replacements for our Giki (well Augsburg's Giki now.....


 2020-07-04  1h19m

episode 4: Episode 4: Post Cologne

Welcome to episode four of Mattuschka's Right Peg, a podcast in English about 1. FC Union Berlin. 

This week Bas, Cherrie, Kyle, Mark & Wilson reflect on the last two games against Schalke and Cologne and look back at the impact of our signings last summer. We look ahead to the run in, and making sure the 'Klassenerhalt' (literal translation: class preservation, i.e staying in the league) is mathematically secure. We also look to our old friend the 2...


 2020-06-15  49m

episode 3: Episode 3: Black Lives Matter

Welcome to Episode Three of Mattuschka's Right Peg, a podcast in English about 1. FC Union Berlin.

Sometimes there's issues that transcend football, so it was only appropriate we cover #BlackLivesMatter in the first section of the podcast. We look at it from an Union perspective, covering some of the strong voices that have come out of the club in the last fortnight, and experiences on the terraces. We all must do better...


 2020-06-06  53m

episode 2: Episode 2: "Polter Geist"

Welcome to episode two of 'Mattuschka's Right Peg', a podcast in English about Union Berlin.

This podcast was recorded on May 28th 2020, the day after a 1-1 draw with Mainz.

Wilson, Mark, Cherrie & Kyle are back discussing a rather busy few days for the club. We review the Mainz fixture and we recall our memories of last years promotion play-off...


 2020-05-29  58m

episode 1: Episode 1: 'The Berlin Derby'

Welcome to the first episode of 'Mattuschka's Right Peg', a podcast in English about Union Berlin.

This podcast was recorded the day after Union were defeated by Hertha Berlin 4-0 in a ghost game at the Olympiastadion.

After some introductions to who we are and how we came to support Union, Wilson, Mark, Cherrie & Kyle talk about the history of the rivalry between Union & Hertha and how this relates to derbies from our teams in the UK...


 2020-05-23  1h7m
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