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Tag archive for Oranje

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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‘Oranje’—the Dutch national football team (2)

Posted on 10 May 2009. By Alun Goodmass. Filed under Orange Football

The main aim of this blog is to clue up the rest of the English-speaking world on Dutch football so where better to start than with the national football team? Rarely free from controversy and scandal, the team is usually at least instantly recognisable with its bright orange shirts, more »»

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