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#Holland

# holland - Monday 12 January, 2015

Robin van Persie will miss tonight's Ballon d'Or ceremony because of injury
# Hope For Steph
From The42
# Hope For Steph

Robin van Persie will miss tonight's Ballon d'Or ceremony because of injury

Jan 12th 2015, 10:15 AM 3,397 Views 5 Comments

The Dutchman is nominated for the Puskas Award along with Ireland’s Stephanie Roche and James Rodriguez.

# holland - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Dutch students can live in nursing homes rent-free (as long as they keep the residents company)
# Help The Aged
# Help The Aged

Dutch students can live in nursing homes rent-free (as long as they keep the residents company)

Dec 7th 2014, 5:30 PM 1,003,985 Views 38 Comments

It sounds like they’re all having the craic together.

# holland - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Want to feel really good about yourself? Here's Patrick Kluivert's son being brilliant
# The Sports Gene
From The42
# The Sports Gene

Want to feel really good about yourself? Here's Patrick Kluivert's son being brilliant

Dec 2nd 2014, 4:12 PM 6,769 Views 3 Comments

The ex-Ajax and Barcelona attacker could never hit a free-kick like this.

# holland - Thursday 13 November, 2014

There were stunning goals (and one unbelievable miss) in Mexico's 3 - 2 win over Holland last night
# International Flavour
From The42
# International Flavour

There were stunning goals (and one unbelievable miss) in Mexico's 3 - 2 win over Holland last night

Nov 13th 2014, 8:52 AM 3,612 Views 0 Comments

Yes. We’re looking at you, Klaas Jan Huntelaar.

# holland - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Two die in 150-car pileup in the Netherlands
# A58
# A58

Two die in 150-car pileup in the Netherlands

Sep 16th 2014, 1:47 PM 19,676 Views 30 Comments

Several people are seriously injured following the crash, which occurred in heavy fog.

# holland - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Blind set for Man United after club agrees €18m fee with Ajax - reports
# Welkom
From The42
# Welkom

Blind set for Man United after club agrees €18m fee with Ajax - reports

Aug 30th 2014, 9:42 AM 6,805 Views 42 Comments

The Netherlands’ left back may be following Angel di Maria through the door at Old Trafford.

# holland - Monday 11 August, 2014

Daley Blind admits he could leave Ajax as Manchester United rumours grow
# Blind Faith
From The42
# Blind Faith

Daley Blind admits he could leave Ajax as Manchester United rumours grow

Aug 11th 2014, 9:15 PM 8,208 Views 25 Comments

Dutch international, who impressed during the World Cup, can play in a variety of positions.

# holland - Friday 1 August, 2014

Ruud van Nistelrooy named Dutch assistant coach, made sit on world's smallest bench for photoshoot
# Van The Man
From The42
# Van The Man

Ruud van Nistelrooy named Dutch assistant coach, made sit on world's smallest bench for photoshoot

Aug 1st 2014, 12:48 PM 10,654 Views 7 Comments

The former Manchester United striker will work alongside new/old manager Guus Hiddink.

# holland - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Here’s how fighting in Ukraine is holding up the MH17 investigation
# Stalling
# Stalling

Here’s how fighting in Ukraine is holding up the MH17 investigation

Jul 29th 2014, 12:31 PM 5,670 Views 50 Comments

Again, fighting in the towns around the crash site made it impossible for Dutch and Australian authorities to get to the wreckage today.

# holland - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Bodies of MH17 victims keep arriving in the Netherlands
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Bodies of MH17 victims keep arriving in the Netherlands

Jul 24th 2014, 8:03 AM 9,005 Views 90 Comments

Relatives joined the King yesterday as bodies arrived at Eindhoven airport.

# holland - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Louis Van Gaal's personality already gives him an advantage at Manchester United
# Big Man In Town
From The42
# Big Man In Town

Louis Van Gaal's personality already gives him an advantage at Manchester United

Jul 20th 2014, 8:15 AM 5,448 Views 5 Comments

The Dutchman’s first press conference gave an early indication of his arrogance & self-assurance.

# holland - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Penalty analysis: 'Why didn't Cillessen stop Messi's kick?
# ON THE SPOT
From The42
# ON THE SPOT

Penalty analysis: 'Why didn't Cillessen stop Messi's kick?

Jul 10th 2014, 4:29 PM 14,477 Views 16 Comments

Expert Ignacio Palacios-Huerta dissects last night’s semi-final shoot-out.

Breakfast at Bebeto’s: All you need to know about last night’s World Cup action
# Oranje Crushed
From The42
# Oranje Crushed

Breakfast at Bebeto’s: All you need to know about last night’s World Cup action

Jul 10th 2014, 7:30 AM 8,732 Views 7 Comments

Leo Messi has a date with destiny at The Maracanã this Sunday.

# holland - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Should Javier Mascherano be free to play on after reacting to a head injury like this?
# Head Games
From The42
# Head Games

Should Javier Mascherano be free to play on after reacting to a head injury like this?

Jul 9th 2014, 10:02 PM 10,865 Views 18 Comments

The Argentina midfielder collapsed to the turf after a clash of heads.

World Cup hangout: The prize-giving webchat that's pity-partying hard in Brazil From The42
Live Jul 9th 2014, 7:00 PM

World Cup hangout: The prize-giving webchat that's pity-partying hard in Brazil

# holland - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Robin van Persie a serious fitness doubt ahead of World Cup semi-final
# Oooooh RVP
From The42
# Oooooh RVP

Robin van Persie a serious fitness doubt ahead of World Cup semi-final

Jul 8th 2014, 8:30 PM 5,103 Views 3 Comments

Louis van Gaal is keen to give his captain as much time as possible to prove he is ready to play.

# holland - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Delirious radio commentary as 'Penalty Killer' Krul saves Dutch day
# Krul Summer
From The42
# Krul Summer

Delirious radio commentary as 'Penalty Killer' Krul saves Dutch day

Jul 6th 2014, 3:52 PM 5,020 Views 1 Comment

Jack van Gelder and Ronald van der Geer got understandably carried away when the Newcastle United goalkeeper entered the fray.

Breakfast at Bebeto's: All you need to know from last night’s World Cup action
# Then There Were 4
From The42
# Then There Were 4

Breakfast at Bebeto's: All you need to know from last night’s World Cup action

Jul 6th 2014, 7:30 AM 8,434 Views 8 Comments

The Oranje crushed Costa Rica (on penalties) and Argentina fortified their position in enemy territory.

Krul exit for Costa Rica as Netherlands hold their nerve to reach World Cup semi-final
# Spot-on
From The42
# Spot-on

Krul exit for Costa Rica as Netherlands hold their nerve to reach World Cup semi-final

Jul 6th 2014, 12:19 AM 6,527 Views 13 Comments

The Newcastle United ‘keeper was an inspired late substitute from Holland boss, Louis van Gaal.

# holland - Saturday 5 July, 2014

As it happened: Holland v Costa Rica, World Cup quarter final From The42
Live Jul 5th 2014, 8:41 PM

As it happened: Holland v Costa Rica, World Cup quarter final

# holland - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Analysis: How Holland came from behind to beat Mexico
# Double Dutch
From The42
# Double Dutch

Analysis: How Holland came from behind to beat Mexico

Jun 29th 2014, 10:16 PM 5,450 Views 5 Comments

Arjen Robben wielded substantial influence on proceedings as the Dutch conjured a dramatic last-gasp victory.

World Cup Hangout: Live and dangerous from Brazil with a tablet to give away From The42
Live Jun 29th 2014, 7:00 PM

World Cup Hangout: Live and dangerous from Brazil with a tablet to give away

As it happened: Holland v Mexico, World Cup last 16 From The42
Live Jun 29th 2014, 4:27 PM

As it happened: Holland v Mexico, World Cup last 16

Javier Hernandez hopes to secure Man Utd future by knocking LVG out of World Cup
# Pea Shooter
From The42
# Pea Shooter

Javier Hernandez hopes to secure Man Utd future by knocking LVG out of World Cup

Jun 29th 2014, 7:00 AM 4,562 Views 1 Comment

Little Pea may not start for Mexico against Holland but he is ready to upstage United teammate Robin van Persie whenever he enters the fray.

# holland - Monday 23 June, 2014

World Cup hangout: Live from Brazil, waving adios to Spain From The42
Live Jun 23rd 2014, 7:00 PM

World Cup hangout: Live from Brazil, waving adios to Spain

# holland - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Holland survive scare from Socceroos and put one foot in knock-out stage
# World Cup 2014
From The42
# World Cup 2014

Holland survive scare from Socceroos and put one foot in knock-out stage

Jun 18th 2014, 7:25 PM 5,241 Views 7 Comments

Tim Cahill’s incredible volley was not enough to stop Louis Van Gaal’s men from taking all three points.

# holland - Saturday 14 June, 2014

'Red shame': How the Spanish press reacted to yesterday's devastating loss to Holland
# Champs To Chumps
From The42
# Champs To Chumps

'Red shame': How the Spanish press reacted to yesterday's devastating loss to Holland

Jun 14th 2014, 10:54 AM 9,184 Views 3 Comments

Some of the sporting publications found some reason to hope on their front page, but most bemoaned the disaster on Friday the thirteenth.

# holland - Friday 13 June, 2014

Van Gaal making no apologies for defensive approach to thwart world champions Spain
# Group B
From The42
# Group B

Van Gaal making no apologies for defensive approach to thwart world champions Spain

Jun 13th 2014, 8:00 AM 12,129 Views 22 Comments

Vincent Del Bosque meanwhile, is also sticking by his tiki-taka guns.

# holland - Monday 9 June, 2014

6 reasons Holland will win the World Cup
# Future Is Orange
From The42
# Future Is Orange

6 reasons Holland will win the World Cup

Jun 9th 2014, 4:00 PM 9,897 Views 11 Comments

Holland, Netherlands. Po-tay-toe, po-tah-toe. This is the year The Oranje go all the way.

# holland - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

RVP chasing World Cup relief after 'complicated' season
# Teacher's Pet
From The42
# Teacher's Pet

RVP chasing World Cup relief after 'complicated' season

May 21st 2014, 8:50 AM 2,830 Views 2 Comments

The striker is hoping to finally score a goal at the knockout stage of an international tournament.

# holland - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Ronald de Boer: 'I was scared of Van Gaal'
# Fear Factor
From The42
# Fear Factor

Ronald de Boer: 'I was scared of Van Gaal'

May 20th 2014, 2:05 PM 5,504 Views 0 Comments

Ex-Dutch player admits to having been intimidated by the new Manchester United manager.

# holland - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Giggs photographed in Holland close to where van Gaal is staying
# Papped
From The42
# Papped

Giggs photographed in Holland close to where van Gaal is staying

May 14th 2014, 5:45 PM 11,535 Views 21 Comments

The United legend looks set to be part of the club’s new coaching setup.

# holland - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Van Gaal: My philosophy is attacking, technical and tactical
# Brilliant Orange
From The42
# Brilliant Orange

Van Gaal: My philosophy is attacking, technical and tactical

May 13th 2014, 1:47 PM 5,766 Views 8 Comments

The Dutchman’s fascinating interview with FIFA last year deserves your attention.

# holland - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

'Trust me, we will be back': RVP looks like he knows the next Manchester United manager quite well
# LVG
From The42
# LVG

'Trust me, we will be back': RVP looks like he knows the next Manchester United manager quite well

May 7th 2014, 8:34 AM 7,140 Views 13 Comments

He said ‘save this interview’, so they did.

# holland - Friday 21 March, 2014

Terminally ill zookeeper pays last visit to his animals
# Holland
From The Daily Edge
# Holland

Terminally ill zookeeper pays last visit to his animals

Mar 21st 2014, 6:00 PM 38,229 Views 41 Comments

This is very touching.

# holland - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Police appealing for help in finding man missing from Fermanagh
# Enniskillen
# Enniskillen

Police appealing for help in finding man missing from Fermanagh

Mar 19th 2014, 12:18 PM 9,612 Views 0 Comments

Jonathan Cole was reportedly spotted in Amsterdam last week.

# holland - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Robin van Persie makes a show of Michel Vorm with a ridiculous nutmeg
# Dutch Master
From The42
# Dutch Master

Robin van Persie makes a show of Michel Vorm with a ridiculous nutmeg

Mar 4th 2014, 9:52 AM 6,729 Views 3 Comments

The Dutch team’s training looks like fun.

# holland - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Useful, or terrible stereotype? This Irish pub has a 'puke bowl'
# Corcán Aisig
From The Daily Edge
# Corcán Aisig

Useful, or terrible stereotype? This Irish pub has a 'puke bowl'

Jan 11th 2014, 4:30 PM 3,829 Views 1 Comment

Not sure this is OK.

Unfortunate paperboy is VERY ANGRY with his bike
# The Rage
From The Daily Edge
# The Rage

Unfortunate paperboy is VERY ANGRY with his bike

Jan 11th 2014, 9:02 AM 1,469 Views 0 Comments

Because it won’t stand up. IT WON’T STAND UP.

# holland - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Amsterdam pays alcoholics in beer to clean streets
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Amsterdam pays alcoholics in beer to clean streets

Nov 23rd 2013, 8:31 PM 34,098 Views 132 Comments

Scheme targets anti-social behaviour of groups of alcoholics in main park – but is it successful?