Netherlands Front Office

Netherlands Fires Danny Blind As Manager
Danny Blind was manager of the team for just 20 months and 18 matches.
Netherlands Interested In Hiring Louis Van Gaal Again
Louis Van Gaal's current contract with United expires in 2017 but he's widely expected to be fired in favor of Jose Mourinho.
Johan Cruyff Passes Away At 68
Johan Cruyff was a three-time Ballon d'Or winner who starred for Ajax, Barcelona and the Netherlands' national team.
Germany-Netherlands Match Canceled, Stadium Evacuated
A scheduled friendly in Hannover between Germany and the Netherlands has been canceled.
Memphis Depay, Robin Van Persie Dropped From Netherlands' Squad
Danny Blind played down a row in training between Robin Van Persie and Memphis Depay last month.
Johan Cruyff Diagnosed With Lung Cancer
Memphis, Van Persie Have Confrontation On Training Ground
Newcastle Loses Tim Krul For Season With Torn ACL
Lw, Sabella, Klinsmann On FIFA's Coach Of The Year Shortlist
Arjen Robben Rejects Van Gaal's Recruiting Efforts To United

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Possession, The Dutch 4-3-3 & Modernizing Total Football

by Yu Miyagawa

Things have been difficult for the Netherlands since the 2014 World Cup, but at least their side has a pathway to once again be at the forefront of modern soccer, in whatever form of pressing, possession, or counterattacking it takes.

Tchau To All That

by Christopher Reina

The individual brilliance of the early matches was eventually neutralized by countries with better all-around squads and this was a World Cup that became reasonably predictable once we escaped the group stage. But every single minute was thrilling and worth it.

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