The business end of the table. Three medals and three European spots up for grabs.
Runaway leaders? Perhaps – no side has held an advantage this big since Wisła Kraków stormed the league in 2010/11. The current leaders have also not led the way at this stage since 2016, despite lifting three of the four titles since then. There are still eleven games to go, but it is Legia’s title to lose.
The interesting battle in the top half is that for the two (or maybe three, depending on the Cup Winners) Europa league spots. Just two points separate five teams; a good run of victories giving a chance of putting pressure on the leaders, should they stumble, while a bad run could potentially mean missing out on the top eight altogether.
Continue reading Where Things Stand – Part Three: Chasing Europe
With the return of the Ekstraklasa this weekend, and two games per matchday available on UK TV, Polish football is likely to garner a few new viewers. Now, if you’re new to the league, you’ll need a team to support. Don’t worry – Piłka.uk has you covered:
Continue reading Choose your Perfect Ekstraklasa Club
As 2019 – and with it the 2010s as a whole – has stumbled to its end, it’s worth remembering what the Polish domestic game was like a decade ago:
Continue reading The Piłka.UK “End of the Decade” Awards
What’s the point winning if you aren’t going to do it in style?
With the 2019/20 season already underway, Piłka.UK knows that first impressions don’t come from the performance on the pitch, or how many goals or points a team can pick up; instead, they come from the threads which each team walks out onto the field in. With that very much in mind, here we have the definitive ranking of all 16 home shirts to grace Ekstraklasa pitches for this coming season.
Continue reading The *Definitive* 2019/20 Ekstraklasa Kit Ranking!