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Ajax v Feyenoord – ‘away fans’ to stay away? Comments Off

Posted on 8 Jul 2013. By Alun Goodmass. Filed under Orange Football

The Dutch public broadcasting organisation, the NOS, recently published the results of a study into the efficacy of the current “away fans ban” at these so-called ‘high risk’ matches more »»

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Dutch footballers – summer 2012 transfers Comments Off

Posted on 12 Sep 2012. By Alun Goodmass. Filed under Orange Football

It has been another busy summer transfer window for many Dutch footballers. Top names have changed club and country as many millions of Euros have crossed the borders back the other way. more »»

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FC Gay: tackling the taboo of homosexuality in Dutch football (1)

Posted on 25 Jul 2012. By Alun Goodmass. Filed under Orange Football

The Netherlands may still enjoy a vestige of its former reputation for liberal tolerance amongst its global country peers but more »»

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Louis van Gaal back at Dutch helm Comments Off

Posted on 9 Jul 2012. By Alun Goodmass. Filed under Orange Football

On Friday, 6 July 2012, Louis van Gaal was appointed Dutch national team manager by the Dutch Football Association. more »»

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Oranje – the final friendlies and orange fever Comments Off

Posted on 4 Jun 2012. By Alun Goodmass. Filed under Orange Football

The gradual build-up of orange decorations in the streets, cars with orange flags either hanging out the window or flapping violently on the more »»

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World Cup Mania: Spain 1-0 Holland Comments Off

Posted on 16 Jul 2010. By Alun Goodmass. Filed under Orange Football

Being Scottish I am perhaps not really qualified to delve deep into the nature of World-cup winning potential and strategy as even in the good years we never got further than the first group stages of either the World Cup or the European Championship. more »»

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