Sitting in the gutter looking up at the stars? Polish clubs in European competitions

It’s been a rather rough summer for Polish sides in European competitions.  By 3 August  only one club, Legia Warsaw, remains in with a shot of European group stages but even the Polish champions have suffered a fall from grace, being eliminated from the Champions League by the Kazakh champions FC Astana.  In order for […]

Much Adu about nothing, Freddy Adu in Nowy Sącz

It all started with a photo posted on Sandecja Nowy Sącz’s twitter feed on Monday morning.  In it stand two men posing outside of an airport terminal, the small, rather well-built man on the right of the picture is draped in Sandecja’s flag with a wide grin on his face.  The small club from the […]

Sandecja Nowy Sącz: The Not-so-Little New Boys

Sandecja Nowy Sącz, in blue, head out to play a pre-season friendly vs Cracovia.  Photo: Marcin Łoboz, Watch Esktraklasa Next weekend marks the kickoff of the new season of the Polish Ekstraklasa.  There will be a new face among the Polish football elite – Sandecja Nowy Sącz, Ed Żelaski gives us some info on who […]

Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe in England

Photo: ballwickxpress.com Over the years of covering Polish football, here at Rightbankwarsaw I’ve become fascinated by comparing the standard of play in England and in Poland.  It’s only natural for me really, after growing up in England and with my (relatively deep) knowledge of the game there.  This has resulted in many a Twitter discussion […]

Lech Poznań vs Arka Gdynia: Polish Cup Final Preview

Tomorrow on May 2nd at 16:00 CET is the Polish Cup Final which will be held at the National Stadium in Warsaw between Lech Poznań and Arka Gdynia.  Rightbankwarsaw looks a little at what we can expect in the game. If you live in the United Kingdom, USA, Germany, Canada, Argentina or Brazil, you can […]

Polish Cup second legs preview

This Tuesday and Wednesday are the second legs of the Polish Cup semi-finals.  Rightbankwarsaw has a quick look at what we can expect in the games between first Arka Gdynia and Wigry Suwałki and then Pogoń Szczecin and Lech Poznań. If you live in the United Kingdom, USA, Germany, Canada, Argentina or Brazil, you can […]

Kamil Wilczek, rebirth in the North

It’s the international break so what better a time to look at how one of Poland’s foreign legion is doing.  In a guest post Toke Theilade presents us with a post on Polish national squad striker Kamil Wilczek’s impressive recent form for Danish club Brøndby IF. After losing the battle for Kamil Wilczek’s signature in […]