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# Brilliant Orange

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# iron tulip
Van Gaal to take charge of Dutch national team one more time - reports
The former Man Utd manager’s appointment follows the resignation of Frank de Boer after the Euros.
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Holland can beat anyone after topping group, says Frank De Boer
The Dutch will meet one of the best third-placed teams in Budapest in the last 16.
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Depay and Dumfries send Netherlands into Euro 2020 knockouts
A 2-0 win over Austria tonight in Amsterdam.
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Cruyff inspiration for new Barca boss Koeman
Koeman was named as replacement for the sacked Quique Setien last week.
# Dutch Gold
Former stars Van Nistelrooy and Stekelenburg join Dutch coaching staff for Euro 2020
Ronald Koeman has added to his set-up.
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Oranje make history with second-half headers
The Netherlands scored twice in the second half to see off Italy in the Women’s World Cup quarter-finals.
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Injuries force Rafael Van der Vaart to announce retirement
After a frustrating start to life in the Danish Superliga with Esbjerg, the Dutch playmaker has called it a day.
# Icon
Ajax rename Amsterdam Arena to honour club legend Johan Cruyff
Today would have been his 70th birthday.
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My Turn, the Johan Cruyff autobiography, will be published later this year
Today would have marked the Dutch master’s 69th birthday.
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'The Dutch team of 1974 is often compared to The Beatles with Johan Cruyff as John Lennon'
David Winner looks back on the genius of Cruyff and his role in the magnificent Dutch team of the 1970s.
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'Too great to ever be forgotten' - World of football pays tribute to the late Johan Cruyff
The Dutch football legend has died aged 68.
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Fighter breaks UFC rules by having sponsor's logo spray-tanned on his chest
“We tried to do something to remove it; it was unremovable.”
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Expert view: Who is Memphis Depay & why do so many clubs want to sign him?
We speak to Dutch football writer Elko Born about the 21-year-old whose star is rapidly on the rise.
# Interview
Henk ten Cate: 'Part of forming a young player is playing them'
The former Barcelona and Chelsea assistant coach talks exclusively to about educating players and why he thinks Louis van Gaal is the best coach.
# blind faith
Daley Blind admits he could leave Ajax as Manchester United rumours grow
Dutch international, who impressed during the World Cup, can play in a variety of positions.
# Van The Man
Ruud van Nistelrooy named Dutch assistant coach, made sit on world's smallest bench for photoshoot
The former Manchester United striker will work alongside new/old manager Guus Hiddink.
# Brilliant Orange
Van Gaal: My philosophy is attacking, technical and tactical
The Dutchman’s fascinating interview with FIFA last year deserves your attention.
# Reading List
Booked! 12 great sports reads to spend those Christmas vouchers on
Let us take the stress out of post-Christmas shopping as pick out some of our favourite sporting books for you to get stuck into. Have you read all 12?