The Big LVG Interview – Pt 3

A lot has happened in between PT2 and PT3. For starters, we saw Sneijder being subbed, Robben being benched, RPV getting injured, Heitinga being snubbed, Mathijsen fumbling, Stekelenburg not playing, Van der Wiel rested, Huntelaar injured and out of form, Afellay injured…. Not too positive. But we also saw BMI/De Vrij, Blind, Janmaat, Clasie, Maher, […]

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Who is Adam Maher? Meet Oranje's future no. 10

Adam Maher was on the radar of big clubs for years now. But the youngster decided to stick with AZ. He dazzles clubs every week and two weeks back he showed Pirlo and De Rossi what he can do too. The midfielder is probably playing his last season in the AZ jersey. Ajax or PSV […]

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Oranje: a family affair…

World Cup 2010 was a high for most fans, but at the same time a bit bittersweet. We reached the finals and if it wasn’t for Casilla’s toe, we would have won it. But we didn’t play great football. We didn’t dazzle. And even JC started to detach himself! We expected to improve but the […]

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New and Refreshed Oranje makes LVG proud

Louis van Gaal was always headstrong. And with that mentality he is working on his plan. A new Dutch team, going for gold next year at the World Cup. The coach had already told everyone who listened: Holland’s youth has the future. Against the losing finalist of the last EC, Van Gaal picked the youngest […]

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Oranje forgets to beat weak Italy

I’ve said it many times before: I don’t like friendlies. There is nothing to win (lots to lose, ask Van Persie vs Chielini) and mostly it’s boring. But…this particular game, I liked. Why? Because Van Gaal decided to play a very young (and Feyenoord friendly) team against the number 2 in Europe. Maher, Blind, John, […]

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Lets have us some Italian!!

Holland never won a friendly against Italy. We don’t do friendly too well. For the 18th time in history, both nations face off and elevent times this was a friendly. Holland lost 6 and drew 5. Goalie Buffon has more international games to his name than the whole starting line up of Holland. Amsterdam has […]

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