Louis van Gaal was named coach of the Netherlands national soccer team for a second time, replacing Bert van Marwijk after the country’s failure at the European Championship.
Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo delivered a match-winning performance against the Netherlands at the European Championship when he and his team needed it most.
Denmark upset the Netherlands 1-0 in the opening Group B match at the European soccer championship, as Germany overcame a stubborn Portugal team to win by the same score.
Germany beat Denmark 2-1 last night in its final group match to advance to the quarterfinals at soccer’s European Championship, while Portugal defeated the Netherlands by the same score to earn its spot.
Germany sent the Netherlands to the brink of an early exit from soccer’s European Championship with a 2-1 victory founded on familiarity.
Germany beat the Netherlands 2-1 last night to move closer to a quarterfinal spot in soccer’s European Championship. Portugal boosted its chances with a 3-2 win against Denmark.
The Netherlands soccer team will leave for the World Cup in South Africa without injured winger Arjen Robben, Dutch soccer magazine Voetbal International reported on its website.
Andres Iniesta emerged from under the bodies of his jubilant teammates as the scorer of the latest-ever World Cup winning goal. The Barcelona midfielder says he didn’t do anything special.
Spain beat the Netherlands 1-0 in extra time last night to win its first soccer World Cup title in a final that set a record for yellow cards.
The Netherlands beat Denmark 2-0 today to win their opening World Cup game, while Japan defeated Cameroon 1-0.