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#Brilliant Orange

# brilliant-orange - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Former stars Van Nistelrooy and Stekelenburg join Dutch coaching staff for Euro 2020

Ronald Koeman has added to his set-up.

# brilliant-orange - Saturday 29 June, 2019

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.

# brilliant-orange - Monday 5 November, 2018

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.

# brilliant-orange - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Ajax rename Amsterdam Arena to honour club legend Johan Cruyff

Today would have been his 70th birthday.

# brilliant-orange - Monday 25 April, 2016

My Turn, the Johan Cruyff autobiography, will be published later this year

Today would have marked the Dutch master’s 69th birthday.

# brilliant-orange - Thursday 24 March, 2016

'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.

'Too great to ever be forgotten' - World of football pays tribute to the late Johan Cruyff

The Dutch football legend has died aged 68.

# brilliant-orange - Sunday 10 May, 2015

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.”

# brilliant-orange - Thursday 7 May, 2015

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.

# brilliant-orange - Monday 10 November, 2014

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.

# brilliant-orange - Monday 11 August, 2014

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.

# brilliant-orange - Friday 1 August, 2014

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 - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Van Gaal: My philosophy is attacking, technical and tactical

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

# brilliant-orange - Monday 26 December, 2011

Booked! 12 great sports reads to spend those Christmas vouchers on Reading List This post contains images

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?