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#Holland

# holland - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Happy birthday Dennis: here are Bergkamp's five best goals
# Class Act
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# Class Act

Happy birthday Dennis: here are Bergkamp's five best goals

May 10th 2012, 8:20 PM 481 Views 0 Comments

The Dutch legend scored more than a few memorable goals over the course of his career. We’ve compiled a few of them.

# holland - Monday 7 May, 2012

Eredivisie wrap: De Jong seals title for Ajax
# Title Time
From The42
# Title Time

Eredivisie wrap: De Jong seals title for Ajax

May 7th 2012, 12:10 PM 224 Views 0 Comments

At the weekend, there were also comfortable wins for PSV and Feyenoord.

# holland - Monday 30 April, 2012

39 days to Euro 2012: Russia burn oh so brightly before fading out
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

39 days to Euro 2012: Russia burn oh so brightly before fading out

Apr 30th 2012, 10:00 AM 427 Views 0 Comments

Andrey Arshavin and Roman Pavlyuchenko arrived like two beach balls on the radar after stunning the Dutch 3-1.

# holland - Saturday 28 April, 2012

41 days to Euro 2012: Italy revive the art of catenaccio but France triumph
# Euro 2012
From The42
# Euro 2012

41 days to Euro 2012: Italy revive the art of catenaccio but France triumph

Apr 28th 2012, 10:39 AM 720 Views 0 Comments

If you thought Chelsea’s rearguard action against Barcelona was a thing of horrendous beauty, you would have loved Maldini and the slick Italian defence crew.

# holland - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

WATCH: Johan Cruyff's best bits as the Dutch master turns 65
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

WATCH: Johan Cruyff's best bits as the Dutch master turns 65

Apr 25th 2012, 10:30 PM 808 Views 6 Comments

Messi who? Watch one of football’s greats turn defenders inside out.

# holland - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Dutch caretaker PM urges 'responsibility' over economic problems
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Dutch caretaker PM urges 'responsibility' over economic problems

Apr 24th 2012, 4:33 PM 1,297 Views 5 Comments

Despite the fall of the country’s government over budget disagreements yesterday, the Netherlands raised €2 billion at a bond auction today.

# holland - Monday 23 April, 2012

Election on the cards after Dutch budget talks collapse
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Election on the cards after Dutch budget talks collapse

Apr 23rd 2012, 10:45 AM 2,183 Views 21 Comments

The prime minister is expected to tender his resignation today but remain on as caretaker until elections later this year after discussions over an austerity budget collapsed over the weekend.

# holland - Sunday 22 April, 2012

In the clink: Ruud van Nistelrooy goes to prison
# Hard Yards
From The42
# Hard Yards

In the clink: Ruud van Nistelrooy goes to prison

Apr 22nd 2012, 1:25 PM 1,966 Views 0 Comments

The former Manchester United striker paid a visit to a prison in Malaga and showed he has not lost his scoring touch.

# holland - Friday 13 April, 2012

Double Dutch: Liverpool put Cruyff and van Gaal on wishlist
# Total Football
From The42
# Total Football

Double Dutch: Liverpool put Cruyff and van Gaal on wishlist

Apr 13th 2012, 9:58 AM 596 Views 2 Comments

The former Ajax and Barcelona coaches have been lined up as successors to deposed director of football, Damien Comolli

# holland - Monday 9 April, 2012

Open thread: which is your favourite kit at Euro 2012?
# Getting Shirty
From The42
# Getting Shirty

Open thread: which is your favourite kit at Euro 2012?

Apr 9th 2012, 10:00 AM 61,847 Views 22 Comments

We’ve got a soft spot for the Sweden away strip and Italy’s retro home jersey…

# holland - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Two arrested as €6.5m worth of drugs hidden in frozen meat seized
# Drugs
# Drugs

Two arrested as €6.5m worth of drugs hidden in frozen meat seized

Mar 31st 2012, 7:38 AM 3,758 Views 27 Comments

The seizure was part of an operation carried out by officers from Revenue’s Customs Service and Gardaí.

# holland - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Taylor beats Belder in first of two encounters
# Easy
From The42
# Easy

Taylor beats Belder in first of two encounters

Mar 24th 2012, 3:23 PM 428 Views 1 Comment

The World and European champion secured a 25-5 victory over her Dutch opponent.

# holland - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

EU nations call on Dutch government to condemn far-right website
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

EU nations call on Dutch government to condemn far-right website

Feb 14th 2012, 6:42 PM 2,880 Views 18 Comments

The website, set up by the far-right Freedom Party, asks people to report central and east Europeans “for general nuisance, pollution and labour market displacement.”

# holland - Monday 13 February, 2012

Suspect arrested as Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport evacuated in bomb threat
# Amsterdam
# Amsterdam

Suspect arrested as Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport evacuated in bomb threat

Feb 13th 2012, 1:25 PM 3,337 Views 4 Comments

An airport spokesman said two departure halls have been evacuated after a threat received earlier this morning.

# holland - Thursday 22 December, 2011

The Morning Score: Thursday
# Early Doors
From The42
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Thursday

Dec 22nd 2011, 9:00 AM 227 Views 0 Comments

Just three more sleeps! Or just the one if you’re an insomniac like us.

# holland - Saturday 17 December, 2011

Up to 20,000 children sexually abused says Dutch Catholic inquiry
# Clerical Abuse
# Clerical Abuse

Up to 20,000 children sexually abused says Dutch Catholic inquiry

Dec 17th 2011, 10:19 AM 2,401 Views 44 Comments

Survey estimates that ONE in TEN Dutch children suffered some form of abuse. That doubles to ONE in FIVE for those who spent time in Catholic institution.

# holland - Saturday 12 November, 2011

Van der Vaart suffers more hamstring woe while playing for Holland
# Spurs Blow
From The42
# Spurs Blow

Van der Vaart suffers more hamstring woe while playing for Holland

Nov 12th 2011, 12:41 PM 169 Views 1 Comment

Rafael van der Vaart could be set for another spell on the sidelines after he limped out of a friendly between the Netherlands and Switzerland with a hamstring problem.

# holland - Thursday 10 November, 2011

History lesson: Dutch masters march on Merseyside
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

History lesson: Dutch masters march on Merseyside

Nov 10th 2011, 3:43 PM 350 Views 2 Comments

Miguel Delaney speaks to the players involved in the game that ended Big Jack’s tenure at Anfield.

# holland - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Dutch will limit strength of cannabis sold in coffee shops
# Coffee Shops
# Coffee Shops

Dutch will limit strength of cannabis sold in coffee shops

Oct 8th 2011, 2:34 PM 890 Views 45 Comments

The most powerful ‘skunk’ varieties will be banned, and classed alongside heroin and cocaine.

# holland - Friday 7 October, 2011

Euro 2012 state of play: who needs what
# Qualified Success
From The42
# Qualified Success

Euro 2012 state of play: who needs what

Oct 7th 2011, 5:15 PM 496 Views 0 Comments

With two match rounds left, there’s still an awful lot to play for in all of the Euro 2012 qualifying groups. Miguel Delaney looks through the pools to outline who needs what

The Magnificent Seven: memorable quarter-finals
# Classics
From The42
# Classics

The Magnificent Seven: memorable quarter-finals

Oct 7th 2011, 8:20 AM 320 Views 4 Comments

What do Bebeto, Brian O’Driscoll and Maurice FitzGerald have in common? Find out here, as we countdown seven unforgettable quarter-finals ahead of the big game this Saturday.

# holland - Saturday 1 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Oct 1st 2011, 7:47 PM 1,637 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s Fix: The latest in the race for the Áras; the Central Bank under fire; and what was discovered in one man’s underwear?

Dutch city bans foreign tourists from cannabis coffee shops
# Drug Tourism
# Drug Tourism

Dutch city bans foreign tourists from cannabis coffee shops

Oct 1st 2011, 4:02 PM 10,135 Views 14 Comments

The city of Maastricht has implemented the ban to show the government that a nationwide restriction on foreign tourists won’t work.

# holland - Monday 19 September, 2011

Dutch budget exposed early by enterprising student
# Budget Blunder
# Budget Blunder

Dutch budget exposed early by enterprising student

Sep 19th 2011, 10:20 AM 1,318 Views 4 Comments

Bram Talman discovered the financial plans after simply changing the government’s web address from 2010 to 2011.

# holland - Friday 9 September, 2011

Second-round 65 gives McIlroy a chance at KLM Open
# In Contention
From The42
# In Contention

Second-round 65 gives McIlroy a chance at KLM Open

Sep 9th 2011, 8:36 PM 350 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman could make it a week to remember for him and girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki.

# holland - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Holland go top of Fifa rankings
# Moving Up
From The42
# Moving Up

Holland go top of Fifa rankings

Aug 24th 2011, 11:06 AM 152 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Ireland have jumped up two places, following the side’s 0-0 draw with Croatia earlier this month.

# holland - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Twenty-one hacker arrests worldwide
# Hackers
# Hackers

Twenty-one hacker arrests worldwide

Jul 20th 2011, 5:23 PM 358 Views 3 Comments

Three teenagers were among those arrested as part of a worldwide investigation into the actions of groups like Anonymous, AntiSec and LulzSec.

# holland - Thursday 7 July, 2011

1 dead, 13 injured in Dutch stadium collapse - reports
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

1 dead, 13 injured in Dutch stadium collapse - reports

Jul 7th 2011, 2:15 PM 1,473 Views 6 Comments

The roof at one end of FC Twente’s De Grolsch Veste Stadium partially collapsed this morning.

# holland - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Far-right Dutch politician cleared of hate charges
# Holland
# Holland

Far-right Dutch politician cleared of hate charges

Jun 23rd 2011, 11:50 AM 371 Views 9 Comments

Geert Wilders had compared the Koran to Mein Kampf and faced charges of hate speech and discrimination.

# holland - Monday 11 April, 2011

Dutch mall shooter fired over 100 rounds in minutes
Live Apr 11th 2011, 3:26 PM

Dutch mall shooter fired over 100 rounds in minutes

# holland - Sunday 10 April, 2011

Dutch mourn victims of shopping mall shooting that left six people dead
Live Apr 10th 2011, 10:42 AM

Dutch mourn victims of shopping mall shooting that left six people dead

# holland - Saturday 9 April, 2011

Six killed and 11 wounded in Dutch shopping mall shooting
Live Apr 9th 2011, 3:35 PM

Six killed and 11 wounded in Dutch shopping mall shooting

Iceland goes to the polls over whether or not to pay back loans
Live Apr 9th 2011, 1:37 PM

Iceland goes to the polls over whether or not to pay back loans

# holland - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

Anti-Islam Dutch politician stands trial for incitement to hatred
# Hate Trial
# Hate Trial

Anti-Islam Dutch politician stands trial for incitement to hatred

Mar 30th 2011, 11:41 AM 655 Views 5 Comments

The controversial politician is accused of inciting hatred against Muslims, after describing Islam as “fascist” and announcing: “there is a battle going on and we have to defend ourselves”.

# holland - Friday 25 March, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Lansdowne memories
# Magic Moments
From The42
# Magic Moments

The Magnificent Seven: Lansdowne memories

Mar 25th 2011, 11:38 AM 2,257 Views 0 Comments

It may have a new name now, but Ireland have many fond memories of the old Lansdowne Road. We take a look back at the good, the bad and the ugly.

# holland - Thursday 9 December, 2010

The Score's weekly YouTube chart
# Work Can Wait
From The42
# Work Can Wait

The Score's weekly YouTube chart

Dec 9th 2010, 4:48 PM 475 Views 0 Comments

An inspiration from Down Under, a wonderful goalkeeping howler and the death of a Beatle at a football game.

# holland - Thursday 2 December, 2010

Guus is a believer...
# Dutch Gold
From The42
# Dutch Gold

Guus is a believer...

Dec 2nd 2010, 3:09 PM 179 Views 0 Comments

Watch the best video from this morning’s World cup presentations. Football evangelist Guus Hiddink packs his bags.