Nathan Thorpe



Role: Journalist, Sports
No. of articles: 11
Email: nathan.thorpe@themunicheye.com




Finishing with Stahl

Finish strong is what they say and it's exactly what 1860 did. Photo: Nathan Thorpe
With the 3rd place playoff position a distant memory for 1860, the final game of the season was not one with a great deal riding on it, other than...

Löwen will tear you apart.

A great performance from 1860 but it has all come too late for them. Photo: Nathan Thorpe
I think it's fair to say that 1860 have not been the team making the headlines in Munich over the past few weeks. Bayern's exceptional dismantling of...

Brilliant Bartels sinks Sechzig

Not even Gabor Kiraly could save 1860 from a lethargic display. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
Goals. If you were to sum up 1860 München's problems this season in one word it would probably be the one you would choose. They have been fiendishly...

Friend reignites 1860 dreams

Gabor Kiraly. The man for all occasions. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
As the clock struck 18:00 across Germany, millions of people were heading home with smiles on their faces, exuding happiness at the prospect of a...

1860 roar into action in the battle of the lions

An away win against Braunschweig has boosted the mood in the 1860 camp but it is almost certainly too little, too late. Photo: TSV 1860 München
When you look at the statistics of past encounters between these two teams 1860 München's trip to Eintracht Braunschweig hardly boded well for the...

Riedel breaks hearts

Despite a plethora of chances, 1860 just couldn't find the back of the net. Photo: Tony Mayger
After a winter break that lasted nearly two months the 2. Bundesliga was finally back. 1860 München found their off-field antics at the centre of...

Paderborn perform for new manager Müller

1860's support has always been strong but this season has been disappointingly inconsistent. Photo: Nathan Thorpe
1860 could have gone into this match with a lot of confidence having finally ending their terrible run of home form by destroying Union Berlin last...

Lethargic Lions Lose Again

Another week, another poor home performance. Photo: TSV 1860 München
After the dazzling, midweek sunshine it felt as if the unusually long winter was finally over and that summer had arrived. Unfortunately, it didn't...

Yet another draw for stuttering 1860

Another day not to bet on 1860. How can you predict the way this side will play? Photo: Nathan Thorpe
With Bayern Munich finally securing their status as football champions of Germany it is safe to say that Munich was painted red yesterday. However, in...

Derby-Day Draw Disappoints

Lauth fires just wide for 1860 in another inconsistent display. Photo: Tony Mayger
With the sun beating down on Munich from a cloudless sky I made my way with 24,000 others to the Allianz Arena. Fans of both 1860 and Ingolstadt were...

Refereeing Blunders End 1860's Promotion Dreams

Appeals in vain from Gabor Kiraly as 1860 lost 1-0. Photo: Tony Mayger
Another day, another snowfall in Munich. Just over 14,000 fans braved the freezing temperatures to see 1860 München take on relegation threatened...