Monday, July 21, 2014

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Blood testing remains the most effective way to catch potential drug cheats but many governing bodies, including in Spain, Netherlands and Brazil failed to carry one out in 2013

Saturday, July 19, 2014

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Despite Ajax boss Frank de Boer's pleas that he stick around in Amsterdam for another season, the Dutch star's representative hinted a summer move to Camp Nou is possible

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There have been some notable patterns in the Goal 50 during its first half a dozen years of existence, but while some will continue in 2014 there are others which could be bucked

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

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The manager insists he was in the running for the White Hart Lane job before Mauricio Pochettino was appointed and was willing to leaving Ajax if offered the role

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COMMENT: The 62-year-old coach takes over at Manchester United officially on Wednesday and the players, fans and media should prepare themselves for his tenure

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

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The Eredivisie side are open to selling the defender before his contract expires next year but are determined to hold on to midfielder Jordy Clasie

Sunday, July 13, 2014

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The Oranje defender enthused about the quality of the young players in the Dutch squad and admits he hopes the group can "stick together" in future

Saturday, July 12, 2014

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The 23-year-old, who scored eight goals in two years in Germany, has joined the Eredivisie outfit for a reported €5.5 million

Friday, July 11, 2014

Thursday, July 10, 2014

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COMMENT: Netherlands lost their World Cup semi-final against Argentina on penalties in Sao Paulo on Wednesday - but they overachieved in Brazil

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

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Alan Pardew's side are considering moves for the out-of-favour Manchester City defender and Netherlands international with the France full-back on the verge of leaving the club

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

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The 25-year-old has signed a four-year deal at St Mary's and becomes Ronald Koeman's first signing, following the departures of the likes of Luke Shaw and Adam Lallana

Saturday, July 5, 2014

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The Feyenoord centre-back has attracted admirers after some impressive World Cup performances, but his representative denied a €15 million move to Old Trafford has been agreed

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Saturday, June 21, 2014

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The young winger signed a contract with Eredivisie champions Ajax earlier this month, but Dinamo Zagreb are determined to frustrate the transfer

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

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COMMENT: It was an unexpected name who made the difference for the 2010 World Cup runners-up, but Netherlands once more looked vulnerable in defence

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The Dutch champions have beaten off competition from the likes of Chelsea and Manchester United to sign the highly-rated 18-year-old striker

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Netherlands battering the reigning world champions in their opening fixture and, while the star names grabbed the headlines, the lesser lights set the platform for the victory