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Dutch legend thinks Liverpool’s Sadio Mane can become the new Cristiano Ronaldo – Liverpool Echo
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Dutch legend thinks Liverpool’s Sadio Mane can become the new Cristiano Ronaldo – Liverpool Echo

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see ourPrivacy Noticefor details of your data protection rightsCould not subscribe, try again laterInvalid EmailLiverpool forward Sadio Mane has been compared to Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo. Mane, who has scored 13 goals in all competitions this term, has been in scintillating form as…

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Dutch League’s Top Scorer Begs Rohr For Super Eagles Call… – Soccernet.ng
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Dutch League’s Top Scorer Begs Rohr For Super Eagles Call… – Soccernet.ng

He is currently the top marksman in the Eredivisie this season with 11 goals in 15 games including a brace in Heracles 4-0 win over Ado Den Hagg last weekend. But despite his impressive feat, Cyriel Dessers is yet to receive an international call-up. The 24-year-old was born in Belgium but he is also eligible…

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BREAKING: Dutch defender De Ligt wins young player gong at Ballon d’Or awards – The Punch
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BREAKING: Dutch defender De Ligt wins young player gong at Ballon d’Or awards – The Punch

Matthijs de Ligt Dutch starlet Matthijs de Ligt succeeded Kylian Mbappe as the winner of the Kopa Trophy for the best player aged under 21 at the Ballon d’Or awards ceremony in Paris on Monday. The defender, 20, starred in the Ajax side who reached the UEFA Champions League semi-finals and won the Dutch title,…

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Dutch footballers to stand still in weekend’s games as racism protest – Business Insider
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Dutch footballers to stand still in weekend’s games as racism protest – Business Insider

Footballers across the Netherlands are expected to stand still and not play for the first minute of their matches this weekend as part of a protest against racism.The words “Racism? Then we don’t play football,” will also appear on screens in the grounds, according to the BBC.The planned protest is a reaction to Excelsior Rotterdam’s…

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Flourishing Dutch Youth Gives Koeman Selection Headache – The New York Times
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Flourishing Dutch Youth Gives Koeman Selection Headache – The New York Times

Soccer|Flourishing Dutch Youth Gives Koeman Selection HeadacheNov. 20, 2019, 6:22 a.m. ETAMSTERDAM — Netherlands manager Ronald Koeman says the wave of outstanding young talent pushing for places in the national team means some established players face a fight to earn their spot in the squad for next year’s European Championship.The Dutch demolished Estonia 5-0 on…

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Dutch Striker Depay a Doubt for Belfast Clash – The New York Times
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Dutch Striker Depay a Doubt for Belfast Clash – The New York Times

Soccer|Dutch Striker Depay a Doubt for Belfast ClashNov. 12, 2019, 1:13 p.m. ETAMSTERDAM — Netherlands forward Memphis Depay is an injury doubt for their key Euro 2020 Group C qualifier against Northern Ireland in Belfast on Saturday while Georginio Wijnaldum is battling the flu, coach Ronald Koeman said on Tuesday.”He (Depay) had the same thigh…

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Dutch on the right road again, says Wijnaldum – The Punch
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Dutch on the right road again, says Wijnaldum – The Punch

Missing the last two major tournaments had been hard for the Netherlands to swallow but Georginio Wijnaldum says they have now taken a massive step towards qualifying for Euro 2020. The Liverpool FC player pointed at Sunday’s win in Belarus to justify his contention. Wijnaldum’s two goals in their 2-1 win in Minsk kept the…

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Dutch striker regrets not signing for Liverpool after ‘concrete offer’ – Football365.com
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Dutch striker regrets not signing for Liverpool after ‘concrete offer’ – Football365.com

Date published: Saturday 12th October 2019 4:39 Dani van der Moot says the one “regret” he has is not signing for Premier League club Liverpool when he was made a “concrete” offer. The Dutch striker had a chance to join the Reds six years ago when he was 16 but he ended up staying at…

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Dutch striker Van der Moot admits regret at snubbing Liverpool approach – Teamtalk.com
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Dutch striker Van der Moot admits regret at snubbing Liverpool approach – Teamtalk.com

Date published: Saturday 12th October 2019 3:24 One-time Liverpool target Dani van der Moot has spoken of his remorse at failing to take the Reds up on a chance to move to Anfield earlier in his career. The 22-year-old striker was one of Holland’s brightest young prospects as a teenager and was on the academy books…

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Dutch striker admits regret after turning down Liverpool move during his youth – Liverpool Echo
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Dutch striker admits regret after turning down Liverpool move during his youth – Liverpool Echo

We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see ourPrivacy Noticefor details of your data protection rightsCould not subscribe, try again laterInvalid EmailDani van der Moot is not a name many Liverpool fans will be familiar with. The 22-year-old plays for Rijnsburg Boys in the third-tier of Dutch…

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‘I see a future for him with the Dutch team’ – Koeman hopeful of Dest switch from USMNT – Yahoo Sport Australia
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‘I see a future for him with the Dutch team’ – Koeman hopeful of Dest switch from USMNT – Yahoo Sport Australia

Netherlands national team boss Ronald Koeman says that he has told Sergino Dest that he sees a future in his side for the fullback.Dest is currently deciding between representing the U.S. national team and the Netherlands, having broken onto the latter’s radar due to his play with Ajax.The defender has already made 12 appearances for the Eredivisie powerhouse…

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Dutch legend Van Basten hammers Manchester United’s ‘spoilt boys’ – The Football Faithful
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Dutch legend Van Basten hammers Manchester United’s ‘spoilt boys’ – The Football Faithful

Marco van Basten has blasted Manchester United’s arrogance and called Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s squad ‘spoilt boys’ following the club’s dismal 0-0 draw at AZ Alkmaar on Thursday night.Manchester United‘s disappointing start to the new season continued in the Europa League in midweek, failing to register a single shot on target as a heavily rotated side…

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Former Dutch professional footballer Kelvin Maynard shot dead – Gulf News
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Former Dutch professional footballer Kelvin Maynard shot dead – Gulf News

Representational image. Image Credit: Pixabay AMSTERDAM : A former Dutch professional footballer who played for clubs in Portugal, Hungary and England has been shot dead in the latest violence to afflict Amsterdam, Defender Kelvin Maynard, 32, died when two assailants on a motorbike opened fire on his car on Wednesday night in a south-east district…

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Dutch police arrest 100 Lille fans ahead of Ajax game – Sport24
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Dutch police arrest 100 Lille fans ahead of Ajax game – Sport24

The Hague  – Dutch police arrested at least 100 unruly Lille fans on Tuesday, ahead of the French club’s Champions League game against Ajax, for “disturbing the public order,” police said.The supporters were arrested at a station close to the Johan Cruyff Arena hours ahead of the Group H match.”Around 100 Lille supporters have been…

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Dutch delight as De Jong and Wijnaldum sink ‘tired’ Germany – Malay Mail
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Dutch delight as De Jong and Wijnaldum sink ‘tired’ Germany – Malay Mail

Netherlands’ Georginio Wijnaldum celebrates scoring with his team-mates during the Uefa Euro 2020 Group C qualification match with Germany in Hamburg September 6, 2019. — AFP picHAMBURG, Sept 7 — Germany coach Joachim Loew said his team played below their best after goals from Frenkie de Jong and Georginio Wijnaldum saw the Netherlands inflict a…

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