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Ajax supporter hurt
Dec 10 '13 14:39

The Ajax fan who fell from the stands during the match between Ajax and Barcelona, is out of danger, announced his family on the website of the Amsterdam soccer club.

Dec 9 '13 10:23

The Netherlands women’s field hockey team has defeated Australia in the Hockey World League final in Argentina.

Dec 7 '13 04:31

Foundation "Red de Kuip"(safe de Kuip) will present a modified plan for the renovations of the Feyenoord stadium to the shareholders. The managements from both the soccer clubs and de Kuip, who earlier opposed the plans, will also be present during the presentation, announced Erwin Eekelaar of "Red de Kuip."

2014 FIFA World Cup
Dec 6 '13 18:15

The Netherlands open the 2014 FIFA World Cup in a rematch against Spain, the defending world champions. Oranje will see stiff competition in the group stage of the World Cup in Brazil

Dec 6 '13 16:32

The Netherlands will try to knock out host nation Argentina to earn a place in the women's World Hockey League finals this weekend.

Dec 6 '13 11:26

Today, the 2014 FIFA World Cup Draw will be held in Brazil.

Dec 6 '13 04:35

Arjen Robben will be out of commission for the remainder of 2013. The Bayern Munich player will not be able to play for at least 4 weeks due to a flesh wound he sustained Wednesday in the German Cup.

Dec 4 '13 12:19

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Official Match Ball, Brazuca, was unveiled at a ceremony Tuesday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Dec 4 '13 04:35

The Netherlands is in pot 4 with eight other European countries for the draw for the World Cup in Brazil, Friday, announced the FIFA Tuesday at a news conference.

Dec 4 '13 04:32

The prosecutor for professional soccer wants the offence player, Michiel Kramer, from ADO Den Haag, to be suspended for four matches as punishment for punching Ajax-keeper Jasper Cillessen in the face with his forearm. He presented his settlement proposal Tuesday, and Kramer has till 17:00 to respond, reported the KNVB.

Dec 2 '13 04:37

During the Ajax match Sunday afternoon, ADO supporters sang hurtful songs sung about the fallen Ajax fan, reported AT5.

Nov 29 '13 14:41

Edwin van der Sar was amongst a group from football club Ajax visiting the family of a man who fell from the stands at the ArenA during a match earlier this week. The former Oranje and Ajax goalkeeper sat with the family at the hospital where the 46-year-old fan lies in critical condition, according to the team.

Nov 29 '13 09:51

The Netherlands has qualified for the 2014 World Twenty20 Cup in Bangladesh.

Nov 28 '13 17:20

The Netherlands drops one to No. 9 in the monthly FIFA rankings.

Nov 28 '13 17:02

Tour de France organisers Amaury Sports Organisation (ASO) announced that the opening stage of the 2015 Tour de France will be an individual time-trial, the AFP news agency reports.

Nov 28 '13 13:53

A man who fell nearly five meters from the Amsterdam ArenA stands onto a concrete path on Tuesday is still in critical condition. The fan, a 46-year-old father, was sitting in the front row of the F-Side when he collapsed to the ground during the 39th minute of the Ajax-Barcelona Champions League match.

Nov 28 '13 04:30

It seems the fall of the Ajax supporter Tuesday, during the match Ajax Barcelona, is the result of an "unfortunate fall," reported director of the Amsterdam ArenA, Henk Markerink, to Radio 1.

Guus Hiddink
Nov 27 '13 10:59

Guus Hiddink wants to coach the Dutch national football team, Hiddink's agent said in an interview to newspaper AD.

Nov 26 '13 23:43

Two first-half goals was enough to net Ajax three points against an injury-hobbled FC Barcelona at the Amsterdam Arena. Ajax tightened up defensively and hung on to the 2-1 victory after the referee sent off Ajax defender Joël Veltman in the 48th minute.

Nov 26 '13 23:10

A man was seriously injured at the Amsterdam Arena after he fell from the stands onto the concrete ring surrounding the field. The incident took place 39 minutes into the Ajax v. FC Barcelona Champions League football match.

Nov 26 '13 14:25

Police arrested twelve men who misbehaved around Ajax matches. The defendants are charged with public violence.

Nov 26 '13 11:11

Today, FC Barcelona will be facing Ajax at the Amsterdam Arena in the fifth game of the Champions League group stages.

Nov 25 '13 13:27

Dutch footballer Robin van Persie, who plays as a striker for Manchester United, was not able to play friendlies against Japan and Colombia last week due to toe and groin injuries.

Nov 22 '13 12:37

A court in Amsterdam has sent five Celtic supporters to up to two months in prison on for open violence against the police prior to the Champions League match between Ajax and Celtic on November 6 in Amsterdam, Xinhua reports.

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