LIVE STREAM: Hungary – Nyíregyháza Tigers v. Fehérvár Enthroners. Saturday, April 7, 3p (9a EST)

The Nyíregyháza Tigers open their 2018 season in the Hungarian Football League by taking on the Fehérvár Enthroners (0-1) at Nyiregyháza NyVSC-field.

Nyíregyháza Tigers (0-0) – Fehérvár Enthroners (0-1)

Photo: DigitalSport

In 2017, the Tigers took a detour in the Hungarian Division II. to build up the new generation, which ended in winning the championship. Now, the youngsters along with the experienced players have more help. Nyíregyháza brought some strong imports: Troy Rice, Brian Gessel, Clifford Stokes Jr. and Greg Williams Jr. Moreover, head coach Thomas Smythe is the biggest addition to the Tigers, whose experience and coaching skills can really build a championship winner team in no time.

Photo: Zoltán Bese

The Fehérvár Enthroners’ debut in the number one league was not so memorable. The six time champion Budapest Wolves easily won at the First Field. In addition, a lot of key defensive players suffered injuries: Ryan Seaberg is out for the whole season, Máté Gyarmati has to miss the game as well, while János Zilai is also questionable because of a concussion. The offense is dealing with injury issues as well. The Enthroners will have a very difficult first encounter with the Tigers.

Watch the game live. Nyíregyháza Tigers v. Fehérvár Enthroners. Saturday, April 7, 3p (9a EST)

Laszlo Makranczi
László Makranczi is a radio reporter, announcer and American Football journalist in Hungary. He lives in Debrecen and works for the Hungarian American Football Federation. Studied at the University of Debrecen, got a master’s degree in American Studies and he also has another degree in sports journalism. Currently, he is the press manager of the local team Gladiators and supports the Seattle Seahawks.
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