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Fearless Oranje Show Teeth as Nike launch Netherlands kits!

The lion has always been a powerful symbol in Dutch culture, and in 2020, it roars from the very heart of the Netherlands’ new Nike collection. “It felt essential to create a collection absolutely packed with national pride,” says Scott Munson, VP, Nike Football Apparel. “Integrating the KNVB’s lion directly …

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AIFF organises age-group coaching webinar with KNVB!

As part of All India Football Federation’s MoU with KNVB, the AIFF on Wednesday, June 17 organised a webinar with their KNVB counterparts in order to “develop coaches to deal with age-specific coaching.” Elite KNVB instructor Bert Zuurman along with Piet De Jong and Johan Van Geijn who guided the …

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442oons x OneFootball VIDEO: 10 facts about Virgil van Dijk you need to know (Parody)!

I just love to watch the 442oons and their funny take on football and its matches! In the 442oons x OneFootball special features 10 facts about Netherlands and Liverpool FC defender Virgil van Dijk you do need to know.

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KNVB abandons 2019-20 Dutch Eredivisie season with no title winner!

The Dutch FA, Koninklijke Nederlandse Voetbal Bond (KNVB), has abandoned the 2019-20 season including its top tier, the Eredivisie. There will be no title winner and no teams will be relegated. The decision was taken after the Dutch government banned major events until September 1 because of COVID-19. “Unfortunately, with …

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Roger Schmidt to take over PSV Eindhoven in the new season!

Dutch Eredivisie giants PSV Eindhoven have appointed Roger Schmidt as head coach on a two-year deal. The 52-old German will take over as PSV boss at the start of the new season to replace Ernest Faber. PSV’s current interim head coach will again take up the role of Head of …

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Latest FIFA VAR technology tests conducted successfully on KNVB campus!

The KNVB campus played host to a two-day VAR technology test event under the umbrella of FIFA and its new working group for innovation excellence. In line with recent vision of FIFA President Gianni Infantino topics including more affordable VAR systems were presented and discussed as part of the roadmap to 2022. …

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AIFF Masterclass: Total Football simplified by Johan Neeskens!

We have had great players and we have had legendary ones. And yet there are those who have, forever, left their footprints on the sands, changed the ‘Beautiful Game,’ and moulded it in a manner that improved the sport world over. Former Netherlands International and ex-Ajax Amsterdam and FC Barcelona …

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Indian Coaches learn & improve in KNVB Coaching programme!

The city of New Delhi was graced by the presence of former Netherlands legend Johan Neeskens, who was in the capital on Friday, December 13 to train a number of coaches at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium as part of an exchange between the All India Football Federation (AIFF) and the …

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AIFF & KNVB hold joint Coach Development programme!

The All India Football Federation (AIFF), in association with the KNVB (Netherlands Football Federation) hosted a joint Coach Development programme that commenced on Thursday, December 5, at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Facility on Mumbai. The KNVB World Coaches Programme included the coaches who are currently existing under the …

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Nike VIDEO: Virgil van Dijk – Birthplace of Dreams!

Virgil van Dijk grew up as a football-obsessed kid playing inside caged courts near his home of Breda, in southern Holland. Years later, and having done it the hard way, he’s now a European Champion and recognized as the world’s finest defender. “I was born in Breda,” he says. “But …

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