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  • Germany host 'solidarity' friendly

    Germany host 'solidarity' friendly

    Chancellor Angela Merkel and her cabinet are set to attend Germany's friendly with the Netherlands on Tuesday in a show of solidarity for the victims of the Paris terror attacks.

    November 16, 2015
  • Blind hopes friendlies can fire idling Dutch

    Blind hopes friendlies can fire idling Dutch

    Netherlands coach Danny Blind hopes that glamour friendlies will keep his team's motivation intact after they bounced back from their Euro 2016 qualification failure by beating Wales.

    November 14, 2015
  • Czechs bounce dreadful Dutch out of Euro 2016

    Czechs bounce dreadful Dutch out of Euro 2016

    The Netherlands crashed out of Euro 2016 on Tuesday as a 3-2 home defeat against the 10-man Czech Republic in the final round of qualifying matches ended their slim hopes of reaching next year's finals.

    October 14, 2015
  • Dark days for Dutch as Euro hopes slump

    Dark days for Dutch as Euro hopes slump

    The Netherlands, who were within a penalty shootout victory of reaching the 2014 World Cup final, now stand on the brink of missing the European Championships for the first time since 1984.

    October 12, 2015
  • Woeful Dutch risk Euro exit

    Woeful Dutch risk Euro exit

    The Netherlands' hopes of making the Euro 2016 finals hung by a thread on Sunday after last year's World Cup semi-finalists were convincingly downed 3-0 by a well-organised Turkey.

    September 07, 2015
  • Nations play catch-up in race for Euro 2016

    Nations play catch-up in race for Euro 2016

    PARIS, Oct 08, 2014 (AFP) - The campaign to qualify for Euro 2016 intensifies with two rounds of matches played back-to-back over six days, starting from Thursday, offering the chance for those countries who started badly last month to play catch-up.

    October 08, 2014
  • Brazil, Netherlands seek to ease pride

    Brazil, Netherlands seek to ease pride

    BRASïLIA, July 12, 2014 (AFP) - A humiliated Brazil and downhearted Netherlands challenge for third place at the World Cup on Saturday in a match that will be quickly forgotten by teams already busy looking to the future.

    July 12, 2014
  • Romero the hero as Argentina sink Dutch

    Romero the hero as Argentina sink Dutch

    SAO PAULO, July 10, 2014 (AFP) - Goalkeeper Sergio Romero saved two shoot-out penalties as Argentina beat the Netherlands to reach the World Cup final for the first time in 24 years on Wednesday.

    July 10, 2014
  • Super-subs sink Chile as Dutch top group

    Super-subs sink Chile as Dutch top group

    SAO PAULO, June 23, 2014 (AFP) - Super-subs Leroy Fer and Memphis Depay sank Chile with two late goals Monday as the Netherlands won 2-0 to top World Cup Group B and likely avoid a clash with Brazil.

    June 24, 2014
  • Dutch stun World Cup champions Spain

    Dutch stun World Cup champions Spain

    SALVADOR, Brazil, June 14, 2014 (AFP) - Robin van Persie and Arjen Robben scored twice each as the Netherlands avenged their 2010 World Cup final defeat to Spain with a record 5-1 drubbing of the defending champions on Friday.

    June 14, 2014
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