Netherlands Features

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Dutch defender Jetro Willems ruled out

ESPN staff | April, 16 2014

Netherlands full-back Jetro Willems will not play for his country this summer after suffering a knee ligament injury that rules him out of the World Cup. Willems, 20, has attracted the attention of some of Europe's elite for his performances in...

Man Utd rubbish reports of Van Gaal meeting Video

Richard Jolly | April, 12 2014

Manchester United have denied that that the club have met with Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal this week amid speculation he is being lined up to replace manager David Moyes. • Okwonga: House of pain Reports in the Dutch press claimed ...

Gullit claims Van Gaal set for Spurs job Video

Kevin Palmer | March, 29 2014

Louis van Gaal’s move to Tottenham Hotspur this summer appears to be “a done deal,” former Netherlands captain Ruud Gullit has told the BBC. • Crace: Chance to finish on a high Van Gaal will be replaced by Guus Hiddink as...

Van Nistelrooy to be Netherlands coach

ESPN Staff | March, 28 2014

Former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker Ruud van Nistelrooy has been confirmed by the Dutch FA (KNVB) as the new Netherlands assistant coach when Guus Hiddink takes charge for a second spell after the World Cup. Van Nistelrooy, 37, who s...

Strootman knee surgery a success

PA Sport | March, 18 2014

Roma and Netherlands midfielder Kevin Strootman underwent successful knee surgery in Amsterdam on Tuesday. De Martinis: Roma surive scare Strootman was ruled out for the season, and this summer's World Cup, after tearing his anterior cruciat...

Strootman ruled out of World Cup

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | March, 10 2014

Kevin Strootman looks certain to miss the rest of the Serie A season and the World Cup after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during Roma's 1-0 defeat to Napoli on Sunday. • World Cup Daily: March 10 The Netherlands ...

Moyes surprised by Van Persie outing for Dutch

ESPN staff | March, 7 2014

Manchester United boss David Moyes has admitted his surprise at seeing Robin van Persie play 90 minutes for the Netherlands on Wednesday when he had spent the previous day laid low in bed through illness. • Macintosh: Loser gets the sack? &...

Benzema full of confidence for France

ESPN staff | March, 6 2014

France striker Karim Benzema told Eurosport he would not have even found the target a few months ago with the shot that brought him the opening goal in Wednesday's 2-0 friendly win over the Netherlands. • Rodden: A misleading win • Int...

Robin van Persie doubtful for France friendly

Richard Jolly | March, 5 2014

Robin van Persie could miss the Netherlands’ friendly against France because he is ill. • Hiddink confirms return The Manchester United striker sat out training on Tuesday and is a doubt for Wednesday’s game in Paris, along ...

Hiddink set for return to Netherlands hotseat

ESPN staff | March, 1 2014

Guus Hiddink has confirmed that he will replace Louis van Gaal as Netherlands boss after this summer's World Cup. • Three debutants in Dutch squad • World Cup Daily: March 1 Hiddink, 67, has been working as an advisor at PSV since...

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