RVP gets 20 points out of 10

This post was produced a week ago already but due to crash of blog site, is only published now. Apologies… Robin van Persie is seen as the reason why Man United won the 20est title in the EPL. Mancini said it months ago already, the Man City coach stating that if RVP would have picked […]

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The new Black Pearl of Benfica: Ola John

Last summer, Man United wanted to sign Benfica’s Nicolas Gaitan. Sir Alex was happy to offer 25 Mio euros + Fabio and Macheda. Benfica refused. Today, Gaitan warms the bench and Benfica has a new young star. The Black Pearl (Mark II) has arrived: Ola John. Ola’s older brother Collins is still a pro. He […]

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Ajax dominates, PSV and Feyenoord choke….

The Eredivisie has been called the Mickey Mouse competition since before Walt Disney got the inspiration to draw the black mouse, it seems… But the so-called Big Leagues have lost some of its glory this season for me. Bayern Munich, Man United and Barca were surefire champions on Boxing Day already, it seemed. While two […]

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De Zeeuw's career got kicked in the face

The most famous “foul” in the World Cup campaign was most likely Nigel de Jong’s karate kick in the finals. Why? Because it was in the finals, and because it was Nigel de Jong ( the Animal) against the princely Spanish… But in the semi finals, a more horrific foul was committed. And this was […]

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How do the Dutch coaches do?

In a week in which I had some pleasant Dutch football surprises and some Dutch football shocks, I think it is time to look at the future of Dutch football. Yet again :-). But this time from the coaching angle. But lets first pick up the little tidbits of the week. In which Alexander Buttner […]

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