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Bouwes: Verbeek's route to success

Ernst Bouwes | April, 2 2012

Ernst Bouwes examines the unusual route to success of the AZ coach Gert-Jan Verbeek.

Flavour of the month

Ernst Bouwes | March, 13 2012

In his latest column, Ernst Bouwes details a rollercoaster Eredivisie season thus far.

Wembley wowed by Total Football

Ernst Bouwes | February, 28 2012

Ernst Bouwes regales Netherland's sparkling 2-0 victory over England at Wembley back in 1977.

The Ajax dispute: Cruyff or Van Gaal?

Ernst Bouwes | February, 1 2012

Ernst Bouwes examines the boardroom politics at Ajax threatening to tear the club apart.

McClaren's unfamiliar challenge

Ernst Bouwes | January, 11 2012

Ernst Bouwes says Steve McClaren may find previous success at Twente has changed expectations.

The unfashionable Ricky van Wolfswinkel

Ernst Bouwes | December, 13 2011

Ernst Bouwes reveals why Ricky van Wolfswinkel is considered unfashionable in his native Netherlands.

Personalities clash in Ajax power struggle

Ernst Bouwes | November, 22 2011

Ernst Bouwes delves into the power struggle happening behind the scenes at Ajax.

Dutch Euro outlook driven by coefficient

Ernst Bouwes | November, 2 2011

Ernst Bouwes explains why a focus on Netherlands' UEFA coefficient has prompted a Dutch love-in on Euro nights.

Bouwes: Netherlands' outsiders

Ernst Bouwes | October, 11 2011

Ernst Bouwes looks at the Netherlands stars who earned call-ups despite playing outside the Eredivisie.

Bouwes: Foootball fans, a law unto themselves

Ernst Bouwes | September, 21 2011

Ernst Bouwes on the ways in which Dutch football is trying to crack down on hooliganism.

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