Germany travel ban is Budapest’s gain

RB Leipzig-Liverpool Champions League game moved to Puskás Aréna

The Champions League last-16 first-leg football match between Liverpool and RB Leipzig will be played in Budapest’s Puskás Aréna after Liverpool was banned from travelling to Germany, which has prohibited most travel from countries hit hard by new variants of Covid-19, including the UK.

2020 was good, 2021 could be better

Year of cheer for football

Hungarian football fans will be hoping for a 2021 as successful as 2020 when the national team rose above expectations, qualifying for the Euro championships for the second time in a row and overcoming strong rivals to top its Nations League group. Add to ...

Five matchdays in three weeks to see out 2020

Budapest a LaLiga ’star city’

LaLiga’s “ Kick Out 2020” Christmas campaign is set to celebrate the five matchdays that will be played over the holiday season, marking the occasion with more than 50 activations across 30 countries around the world, and including Budapest.

Budapest picked to host 2024 Chess Olympiad

The general assembly of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) approved Budapest's bid to host the 2024 Chess Olympiad, a chess tournament for national teams from around the world.

Budapest to host next congress next September

Hungary to delegate members to all LEN committees

For the first time in the history of the European Swimming League (LEN), Hungary will delegate a representative to all of the organisation's committees and commissions, the Hungarian Swimming Federation (MUSZ) said.

Drama series revives memories of Polgár sisters’ reign

Men chess kings bad losers to Hungary’s queen

Netflix chess drama “The Queen’s Gambit,” has proved to be a winner worldwide and has thrown the spotlight back on Hungary’s famous chess player sisters the Polgárs. Judit Polgár, who is considered by far the strongest female player of all time and the only ...

Hungary on brink of qualifying, four games for Puskás Aréna

Iceland last obstacle to reach EURO 2020 finals

The Hungarian national football team must defeat Iceland at home in Budapest’s Puskás Aréna this Thursday November 12 to reach the finals of the four-yearly UEFA EURO competition.

Ferencvaros’ prayers answered: the biggest names are coming

Giants of Hungarian football finally return to elite level

Ask a football fan outside Hungary to name any of the country’s leading clubs and they are likely to remember Ferencvaros, and that’s probably all. Ferencvaros won their 31st league title in June, adding to their status as easily Hungary's greatest club. But the ...