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Koeman takes on tough job as latest Dutch national coach

Zeist - Dutch former star player Ronald Koeman was Tuesday anointed coach of the national team, given the Herculean task of restoring the country's pride after a series of humiliating defeats.

Former Barca stars Kluivert, Davids appear at Mugabe rally

Harare - Former Barcelona stars Patrick Kluivert and Edgar Davids joined Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on stage at a political rally ahead of a veterans match planned later this year.

Two Dutch players reveal child sex abuse at clubs: report

Den Haag - Two former youth players at Dutch first-division clubs Vitesse Arnhem and PSV Eindhoven revealed they were sexually abused by coaches as aspiring footballers, in the first such cases reported in The Netherlands, a report said Saturday.

Giant smoke bombs interrupt PSV v Ajax

Eindhoven - Thick black fumes from smoke bombs engulfed stands at PSV Eindhoven's crunch home game against Ajax, interrupting the match and leaving several fans with breathing and eye problems.

Football great Johan Cruyff dies at 68 after losing cancer battle

Barcelona - Johan Cruyff, one of the greatest footballers of all time who dazzled with his artistry and won nearly every honour as a player and coach, died on Thursday at the age of 68 after losing a battle with lung cancer.

Dutch police to disrupt Tour de France in pay row

Den Haag - Dutch police are planning protests to disrupt the first two stages of the Tour de France in the Netherlands on July 4 and 5, their union, which is demanding better pay, said on Wednesday.

English cricket needs rethink after Dutch disaster: press

London - England cricket must make sweeping changes after a humiliating defeat to the Netherlands in the World Twenty20 capped off a dismal winter, the national press said Tuesday.

England greats turn on team after Dutch debacle

London - Former England captains Michael Vaughan and Michael Atherton rounded on the current side after they bowed out of the World Twenty20 with a humiliating 45-run loss to the Netherlands in Chittagong on Monday.

England restricts the Netherlands to 133-5 at World Twenty20 match

Chittagong - England skipper Stuart Broad took three wickets to restrict the Netherlands down to 133-5 in their World Twenty20 Super-10 Group one match in Chittagong on Monday.

First-half burst helps France see off Dutch

Paris - An impressive France proved too strong for the Netherlands in Paris on Wednesday as first-half goals from Karim Benzema and Blaise Matuidi sealed a 2-0 friendly win.Benzema volleyed home the opener just after the half-hour mark and Matuidi added anothe...

Former star Seedorf confirms he's new Milan coach

Rio De Janeiro - Dutch veteran Clarence Seedorf confirmed on Tuesday he is taking over as coach of AC Milan, replacing Massimiliano Allegri.

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