Former Everton and Southampton boss Ronald Koeman has been officially appointed as manager of the Dutch football team. Koeman has effectively been on a sabbatical for the last three months after being sacked by Everton and succeed Dick Advocaat, who was shown the door after the Dutch surprisingly failed to qualify for the 2018 World… Read More »
The United States had made it to SEVEN consecutive World Cups (the longest streak in CONCACAF) and just needed a win (or a draw for the playoffs) to confirm their spot at Russia 2018. They were playing Trinidad and Tobago, a team that was bottom of the Hex and had lost EIGHT of their nine… Read More »
Goals in the first ten minutes from De Camargo (2) and Aloneftis (10) give APOEL Nicosia a 2-0 win over Slavia Praha in the first leg of their Champions League playoff tie. One of two sides (the other being Qarabag) who won their home fixture on the night
Interim Netherlands manager Fred Grim become the first Dutch gaffer since 2002 to win his first away game in charge as the Netherlands emerged 2-1 victors in Agadir over Morocco. Spartak Moscow attacker Quincy Promes, linked with a switch to England, shone in the No.10 jersey, scoring the opener and setting up out of favour… Read More »
A fantastic comeback from Zambia U20 sees them become the first African side to seal their spot in the next round of the U20 World Cup. Iran lead 2:0 after 50 minutes thanks to two goals from Reza Shekari, but the Junior Chipolopolo scored four times in the space of sixteen second half minutes to… Read More »
The KNVB have parted company with coach Danny Blind following the Netherlands’ shock 2-0 loss away in Bulgaria. The loss left the Dutch in fourth place in Group A, six behind group leaders France and three behind second placed Sweden. The Netherlands’ only two wins in European qualifying so far have come at home to… Read More »
The young Teranga Lions are held by Sudan in their U20 World Cup clash in Zambia. Bit of a disappointment for the young Sudan side, who lead 1-0 against ten man Senegal for most of the game before conceding a late equaliser
Stunner this one from Dortmund youngster Julian Schwermann in their Youth League clash against Maccabi Haifa. BVB won 1-0 thanks to Schwermann’s 60th minute strike, and what a goal it was!
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS SOUTH KOREA VS UZBEKISTAN 2016 DOWN Played on 15 November, 2016 in Asian WC 2018 Qualifying Marat Bikmaev scores a long range goal for Uzbekistan but they go down to Korea
Robert Lewandowski scores a last gasp winner for Poland as they edge Armenia 2-1 in this World Cup 2018 Qualifier. Armenia played over an hour with ten men following the dismissal of Andonian.