Polglish football: If Ekstraklasa sides were English clubs: part four

It’s time to finally bring this drawn-out series to a conclusion, so let’s plunge once more into our last set of dodgy comparisons with some big boys still to come – the previous three instalments are here here and here. 12) Lechia Gdańsk = QPR There’s only one real criteria which leads the football observer to compare […]

Polglish football: If Ekstraklasa sides were English clubs: part two

Having laid out the groundrules in part one, without further ado rightbankwarsaw moves onto part two – focusing on four more Ekstraklasa clubs and their English equivalents. 4) Śląśk Wrocław = West Ham United It wasn’t easy to find an English equivalent to Śląsk Wrocław, but the best I could do was West Ham United.  Both clubs […]

More teams, more problems

I didn’t see this unfortunately Last week I left off by tying my colours to the mast.  Polonia Warsaw were to be my team in the Polish Ekstraklasa.  But with that decision out of the way, new dilemmas have, somewhat inevitably, emerged.  I faced one of them full in the face yesterday as my English […]