Holland

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Gareth Southgate: the England manager won’t say a syllable out of place between here and the Tunisia game 12 weeks from now. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Watching the England and Holland teams line up ahead of their friendly the other night, a strange and deeply uncomfortable emotion rose up in this sma(...)

Ireland’s William Porterfield top-scored for Ireland with 108 from 140 balls. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland moved back to the top of the ICC Intercontinental Cup table after their four-day match with Holland ended in a draw. Holland were set 343 to (...)

Patrick Kluivert during the European Championships play-off at Anfield in 1995. Holland went on to win the game 2-0. Photograph: Getty Images

Patrick Kluivert remembers both of his goals which crushed Ireland’s hopes of making it to Euro 1996 as though he scored them yesterday. For the fi(...)

No European side has ever triumphed at a World Cup held on this side of the Atlantic but the Spanish are used to making history at this stage so maki(...)

On this particular occasion at least Louis van Gaal brings something other than his renowned tactical know-how and relentless faith in youth to the party.

The headline writers had Wesley Sneiijder and his Dutch team-mates plotting a revenge mission against Spain in Salvador tonight which might well have (...)

Nicky Butt, Paul Scholes and Phil Neville could yet become part of Louis van Gaal’s staff at Manchester United.

Paul Scholes, Nicky Butt and Phil Neville could yet become part of Louis van Gaal’s staff at Manchester United, with the decision on their futures pos(...)