Category: Baltic States

1 211 / 11 POSTS
Proposed New European Cup to Benefit Smaller UEFA Member States

Proposed New European Cup to Benefit Smaller UEFA Member States

By Manuel Veth - UEFA’s member states are contemplating the creation of a new European cup competition for clubs that have dropped out in the early s ...
Žalgiris Triumphant – Pictures from the 2014/15 Lithuanian Cup Final

Žalgiris Triumphant – Pictures from the 2014/15 Lithuanian Cup Final

Text by Manuel Veth Photos by Damon Main - On May 23 our Futbolgrad.com contributing photographer Damon Main attended the 2014-15 Lithuanian Cup Fina ...
Zalgiris Stadium – A Monument To Soviet Football

Zalgiris Stadium – A Monument To Soviet Football

By Damon Main - Once a mainstay in the Soviet Vysshaya Liga, Zalgiris Vilnius’ stadium is a monument for what was once considered one of the best lea ...
Russian Language in Latvian Football – An Uneasy Reality

Russian Language in Latvian Football – An Uneasy Reality

By Ruben Martinez - Walking around Mežaparks, a vast green and natural area in Latvia’s capital, one spring afternoon in Riga’s outskirts, I came acr ...
Latvian Oligarch Valeri Belokon and the Son of Deposed Kyrgyz Dictator

Latvian Oligarch Valeri Belokon and the Son of Deposed Kyrgyz Dictator

By Chris Rickleton - How might Latvia’s leading soccer oligarch, Chairman of Blackpool Football club, Valeri Belokon, be linked to the ongoing crimin ...
1 211 / 11 POSTS