Sports

Jan 14 '14 04:34

36-year-old Clarence Seedorf, the former "Oranje" player, is the new AC Milan trainer, starting immediately, announced Simon Zwartkruis, a good friend of the new trainer, on the "Voetbal International" website . Seedorf will sign a contract until 2016 in Milanello on Thursday.

Jan 13 '14 14:34

Dutch football club Vitesse has made a public apology for its decision to send team for a training camp in United Arab Emirates without defender Dan Mori.

Netherlands at the 2010 Winter Olymp
Jan 13 '14 13:14

Dutch speed skater Jan Blokhuijsen won gold while his teammate Koen Verweij seized silver model in the men’s European champion allround in Hamar, Norway.

Jan 13 '14 11:40

Diederik Samsom, a leader of Labour Party, said Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte should not go to Russia to represent the Netherlands in Winter Olympic Games in Sochi.

Jan 13 '14 10:24

Dutch speed skater Ireen Wust has retained European all-round title at the European Championships after winning the women's 1,500-meter event on Sunday.

Johan_Cruijff_2013_Catalonia
Jan 12 '14 04:45

Johan Cruijff thinks professional football players are overpaid. He made this statement during an interview with the Spanish news paper "El País."

Jan 10 '14 16:46

King Willem-Alexander, Queen Máxima, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte and sports minister Edith Schippers will represent the Netherlands in Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.

Dan Mori
Jan 10 '14 12:49

Insurance company Menzis, one of the main sponsors of Dutch football club Vitesse, has demanded a public apology from the club for not taking Israeli player Dan Mori to a training camp in United Arab Emirates, Volkskrant reported Friday.

Mori did not join Vitesse’s training camp in Abu Dhabi for the second half of the season because he has  an Israeli passport.

Jan 9 '14 14:11

The ban on away supporters of Ajax Amsterdam and Feyenoord Rotterdam will not be lifted during the next two matches between the clubs.

Jan 9 '14 04:33

Eventually PSV wants a stadium that can accommodate fifty thousand spectators. The club announced this during training camp in Gran Canaria.

Jan 8 '14 17:32

The Royal Dutch Football Association Chairman Michael van Praag said the association supports shifting the Qatar 2022 World Cup from the summer to winter.

Jan 8 '14 11:42

The Amsterdam ArenA is installing about 4,200 solar panels on its rooftop. The football stadium is the home of the football club Ajax.

Jan 8 '14 04:33

The issue about Vitesse's Dan Mori has created frustration among the government and the football club. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Frans Timmermans, would've been 'happy to help' Vitesse in an attempt to get Mori, a player of Israeli origin, to a training camp in the United Arab Emirates, if his mediation to obtain a visa "was invoked in time."

Jan 7 '14 04:34

Vitesse has decided to turn to the FIFA to officially report that Dan Mori is not allowed into the United Arab Emirates, announced spokeswoman Esther Bal Monday to the NOS.

Jan 6 '14 10:15

Dutch football club Vitesse said it will go for a training camp in the United Arab Emirates for second half of the season without defender Dan Mori, who is not allowed to enter UAE because of having an Israeli passport.

Jan 3 '14 11:52

The Netherlands has announced the biggest ever team for the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

skiing
Jan 2 '14 13:54

A Dutch skier was killed in an accident on the new year night in Zell am See, Austria.

Jan 2 '14 12:35

Dutch darts player Michael Van Gerwen has won the PDC World Darts Championship title.

Dec 31 '13 12:44

The Netherlands Cricket has appointed Amol Muzumdar as a batting consultant for the 2015 World Cup 2015 Qualifier.

Dec 30 '13 11:20

Tottenham, an English football club commonly known as Spurs, wants to hire Dutch national team manager Louis van Gaal.

Dec 24 '13 19:36

Ghana wants to play a warm-up friendly game with Netherlands ahead of the 2014 World Cup, Goal.com reports Tuesday.

Dec 20 '13 13:06

The Netherlands has selected Rio de Janeiro as a 2014 World Football Cup base, Daijiworld reports citing IANS.

Dec 20 '13 10:37

Ajax coach Frank de Boer has said he is not interested in becoming the new manager of Tottenham and wants to stay with the Amsterdam team, Dutch media reports.

Soccer - Dutch Linesman Dies after Attack during Game - Almere
Dec 19 '13 15:19

The Amsterdam soccer dad, involved in the violent death of linesman Richard Nieuwenhuizen, appealed his sentence, but was sentenced to 6 years in prison.

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