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sportsmole
Van Basten agrees Heerenveen roleDutch legend Marco van Basten will make a return to management with SC Heerenve
Van Basten agrees Heerenveen role
sportsmole / Posted 3 days ago
Dutch legend Marco van Basten will make a return to management with SC Heerenveen come the end of the season. The 48-year-old most notably took charge of the Dutch national side for four years and was manager of former club Ajax for a season. "This... Read more
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Football365
F365's top ten single moment footballerstake from other people’s ideas): Roberto Baggio, Michael Thomas, Paul Vaessen,
F365's top ten single moment footballers
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
take from other people’s ideas): Roberto Baggio, Michael Thomas, Paul Vaessen, Ahn Jung Hwan, John Jensen, Andres Escobar, Marco van Basten, Marco Tardelli, Mauro Bressan, Lars Ricken, Geoff Hurst, Ali Dia, Temuri Ketsbaia, Gary Crosby, Dave... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.coma perfectionist – asking for the maximum in every single training session – but
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 5 days ago
a perfectionist – asking for the maximum in every single training session – but that was probably the key to our success." Marco van Basten, former Milan striker "We are incredibly proud they compared us to Sacchi's Milan. That was a side that... Read more
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Liverpool FC
Career profile: Georginio Wijnaldum’s journey to Anfieldof the Year award – a prize previously won by former Reds Jari Litmanen and Dir
Career profile: Georginio Wijnaldum’s journey to Anfield
Liverpool FC / Posted 7 days ago
of the Year award – a prize previously won by former Reds Jari Litmanen and Dirk Kuyt, as well as the likes of Romario and Marco van Basten – before his move to Newcastle. While the season ended in disappointment and relegation for the Magpies,... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Top 35 Legendary Goals In Football Historycompilation shows Wayne Rooney scoring one of his infamous goals against City (
Top 35 Legendary Goals In Football History
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 11 days ago
compilation shows Wayne Rooney scoring one of his infamous goals against City (2011 - bah!!). The clip has an array of footballing superstars and goals, including Ronaldinho, Thierry Henry, Roberto Carlos, Diego Maradona, Marco van Basten and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
A spending spree too big to ignore - why the Chinese Super League means businessman. And if you don't believe that the state is taking the matter seriously en
A spending spree too big to ignore - why the Chinese Super League means business
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
man. And if you don't believe that the state is taking the matter seriously enough, then consider the latest news – that Marco van Basten, Ruud Gullit and Frank Rijkaard have been employed to implement Dutch youth coaching methods at 200... Read more
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give me sport
The epic trailer for Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s biography has landedbefore signing with Manchester United this summer. Plenty of familiar faces fe
The epic trailer for Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s biography has landed
give me sport / Posted 16 days ago
before signing with Manchester United this summer. Plenty of familiar faces feature in the film including Dutch legend Marco Van Basten and former England manager Fabio Capello, who was in charge of Juventus when Zlatan arrived at the... Read more
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Goal.com
Tottenham Profile: Meet new Spurs signing Vincent Janssenbetter than his," he cheekily insisted - he is being educated by the former Man
Tottenham Profile: Meet new Spurs signing Vincent Janssen
Goal.com / Posted 17 days ago
better than his," he cheekily insisted - he is being educated by the former Manchester United star and fellow Dutch legend Marco van Basten, both of whom are part of the national team's coaching staff. "With Van Nistelrooy, I have had long talks... Read more
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heraldscotland
Matthew Lindsay: Euro 2016 victory edges Ronaldo ahead of Messi in list of all-time greats of the gamegroup of luminaries. Franco Baresi, Franz Beckenbauer, Ruud Gullit, Maradona, G
Matthew Lindsay: Euro 2016 victory edges Ronaldo ahead of Messi in list of all-time greats of the game
heraldscotland / Posted 17 days ago
group of luminaries. Franco Baresi, Franz Beckenbauer, Ruud Gullit, Maradona, Gerd Muller, Pele, Michel Platini, Marco van Basten, Zindeine Zidane and now Ronaldo have all won with club and country. Messi has not. The 29-year-old is not... Read more
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soccernews
Berlusconi a visionary - Sacchithe 1980s, but Silvio was ahead of everyone. I recently ate with Frank Rijkaard
Berlusconi a visionary - Sacchi
soccernews / Posted 22 days ago
the 1980s, but Silvio was ahead of everyone. I recently ate with Frank Rijkaard and he said he was recently in talks with Marco van Basten. They said Milan were 10 years ahead of everyone and I said they were wrong – we were 20 years... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
How Ronald and Erwin Koeman tick - by Len KoemanMartin earned one Dutch cap before his two sons won the European Championship t
How Ronald and Erwin Koeman tick - by Len Koeman
Liverpool Echo / Posted 23 days ago
Martin earned one Dutch cap before his two sons won the European Championship together in 1988 alongside Ruud Gullit, Marco van Basten and Frank Rijkaard. However, while Ronald is the star attraction having scored an iconic winner to lift the... Read more
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Soccer Way
Berlusconi a visionary - Sacchi the 1980s, but Silvio was ahead of everyone. I recently ate with Frank Rijkaard
Berlusconi a visionary - Sacchi
Soccer Way / Posted 23 days ago
the 1980s, but Silvio was ahead of everyone. I recently ate with Frank Rijkaard and he said he was recently in talks with Marco van Basten. They said Milan were 10 years ahead of everyone and I said they were wrong – we were 20 years... Read more
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Calgary Sun
In Lionel Messi, Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Lionel Messi, Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo sees himself
Calgary Sun / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
Sarnia Observer / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
Chatham Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
Welland Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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Northumberland Today
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
Northumberland Today / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himselfgreats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’
In Messi, Ronaldo sees himself
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 23 days ago
greats like Luis Figo or Eusebio. He’s already passed them in stature. No, he’s seeking comparisons to Zinedine Zidane and Marco van Basten, UEFA greats who won international titles. In this sport you’re ultimately judged on winning World Cup and... Read more
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Fortune
Legendary Italian Soccer Club Milan Is Now Chinese-Owneddominated European soccer in early 1990s with a team built around Italian and D
Legendary Italian Soccer Club Milan Is Now Chinese-Owned
Fortune / Posted 23 days ago
dominated European soccer in early 1990s with a team built around Italian and Dutch superstars including Paolo Maldini and Marco van Basten. But it has only won the Italian championship once in the last 12 years. It has suffered a string of... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Euro 2016 Art: Minimalist Illustrator Creates ‘Line Map’ Diagram Of Hal Robson-Kanu’s Goal Against Belgium (of an ever-growing collection of classic moments from European Championships pa
Euro 2016 Art: Minimalist Illustrator Creates ‘Line Map’ Diagram Of Hal Robson-Kanu’s Goal Against Belgium (
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 23 days ago
of an ever-growing collection of classic moments from European Championships past. Indeed, iconic goals from the likes of Marco van Basten, Paul Gascoigne and Francesco Totti have also been redrafted in similar detail. The best bit? All of these... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
The Euro Story: Denmark Enter As Wild Cards And Emerge Victorious While England Get Bogged Down With Swedes And Turnips At Euro 1992the pulsating second semi finished 2-2 after extra time, penalties were require
The Euro Story: Denmark Enter As Wild Cards And Emerge Victorious While England Get Bogged Down With Swedes And Turnips At Euro 1992
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 24 days ago
the pulsating second semi finished 2-2 after extra time, penalties were required to settle it. Of all people, it was Marco van Basten who failed to convert his decisive kick, thus sending unlikely heroes Denmark into the final. That meant... Read more
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Brandon Sun
France hopes to end 32-year streak of host nation failuresthe attack lost to an exceptional Dutch team in the semifinals. The teams trad
France hopes to end 32-year streak of host nation failures
Brandon Sun / Posted 24 days ago
the attack lost to an exceptional Dutch team in the semifinals. The teams traded goals from penalties in Hamburg, before Marco van Basten stretched to score an 88th-minute winning goal. The match is also remembered for what happened after Ronald... Read more
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give me sport
Holland can no longer punch above their weight at international tournaments for one reasonqualification. The late 80's and the early 90's saw a resurgence in star playe
Holland can no longer punch above their weight at international tournaments for one reason
give me sport / Posted 25 days ago
qualification. The late 80's and the early 90's saw a resurgence in star players such as Ruud Gullit, Frank Riijkard and Marco van Basten breaking through, as the team managed to win their first ever major competition at Euro 1988 in West... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
The Euro Story: Van Basten Volleys Netherlands To Victory As Euro 1988 Goes DutchRobson hauled England back into the reckoning with a 53rd-minute equaliser, onl
The Euro Story: Van Basten Volleys Netherlands To Victory As Euro 1988 Goes Dutch
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 25 days ago
Robson hauled England back into the reckoning with a 53rd-minute equaliser, only for the Netherlands to respond in kind – Marco van Basten adding a further brace to his first-half strike to leave England on the brink of elimination. The Republic,... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Transcript: Joey van den Berg's amazing first interview in fullwe became champions and I made the transfer to Heerenveen, where I had first st
Transcript: Joey van den Berg's amazing first interview in full
Reading Evening Post / Posted 26 days ago
we became champions and I made the transfer to Heerenveen, where I had first started. So you went full circle? Yes - but Marco van Basten was my trainer there. He really wanted me to go there and he told me the circle is not complete? You still... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Joey van den Berg: The remarkable story of his turbulent careeralmost 10 year earlier. At the time many were telling van den Berg his career
Joey van den Berg: The remarkable story of his turbulent career
Reading Evening Post / Posted 27 days ago
almost 10 year earlier. At the time many were telling van den Berg his career had gone full circle - apart from one man. “Marco van Basten was my trainer there,” said the midfielder. “He really wanted me and when I got there he told me the circle... Read more
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FIFA
Ivanov: It was the toughest match of my career"In the second half we didn't play football, it was only chaos." This was how f
Ivanov: It was the toughest match of my career
FIFA / Posted 27 days ago
"In the second half we didn't play football, it was only chaos." This was how former Netherlands coach Marco van Basten reacted in the immediate aftermath of a game that took place ten years ago at the World Cup in 2006. Portugal versus the... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Vincenzo Montella aware AC Milan difficult jobwith it. “As a child I used to dream of playing for Milan, but as I told Galli
Vincenzo Montella aware AC Milan difficult job
tribalfootball.com / Posted 28 days ago
with it. “As a child I used to dream of playing for Milan, but as I told Galliani, they never signed me. My idol was [Marco] Van Basten." Montella was then asked about the transfer market, and what strategies the Rossoneri were looking to... Read more
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forzaitalianfootball
Montella: AC Milan want to be great again in Italy and Europea lot of feelings during a change,” said Montella to Premium Sport. “I used to
Montella: AC Milan want to be great again in Italy and Europe
forzaitalianfootball / Posted 29 days ago
a lot of feelings during a change,” said Montella to Premium Sport. “I used to dream of playing for Milan as a child and Marco van Basten was my idol.” The new Rossoneri coach also discussed what has to be done in the short term. “We all need... Read more
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Daily Mail
Arsene Wenger as England manager could be disastrousin the world? Probably not. But if that is your standard, then a lot of goalsco
Arsene Wenger as England manager could be disastrous
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
in the world? Probably not. But if that is your standard, then a lot of goalscorers are going to be deemed average – Marco van Basten, Gabriel Batistuita, Andriy Shevchenko and Diego Maradona among them. Look at how the All Blacks rebuilt... Read more
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Evening Standard
Rooney was the worst player in a bad England team and he must quit tooembarrassing as being defeated by Iceland at the time — and were then thrashed
Rooney was the worst player in a bad England team and he must quit too
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
embarrassing as being defeated by Iceland at the time — and were then thrashed by a Holland side including Ruud Gullit and Marco van Basten before capitulating to the USSR with extraordinary meekness. Two years later they reached the World Cup... Read more
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HITC Sport
Didier Deschamps faces tyranny of choice against Republic of Irelandof England’s successful tournaments, however, have involved dramatic mid-tourna
Didier Deschamps faces tyranny of choice against Republic of Ireland
HITC Sport / Posted 1 months ago
of England’s successful tournaments, however, have involved dramatic mid-tournament changes. They are not alone in that. Marco van Basten, Denmark’s Henrik Larsen and Cristiano Ronaldo had profound influences on Euro 88, Euro 92 and Euro 04... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira: AC Milan experience unbelievableimpressing for Cannes, Vieira continued his rapid development at AC Milan, wher
Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira: AC Milan experience unbelievable
tribalfootball.com / Posted 1 months ago
impressing for Cannes, Vieira continued his rapid development at AC Milan, where he played alongside the likes of Marco van Basten, Paolo Maldini and Franco Baresi. “It was unbelievable," he told Arsenal Player. “I felt like a kid to play... Read more
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Goal.com
Van Basten, eat your heart out! Shaqiri bicycle kick one of greatest goals of all timeTwenty-eight years ago today, Marco van Basten scored perhaps the greatest goal
Van Basten, eat your heart out! Shaqiri bicycle kick one of greatest goals of all time
Goal.com / Posted 1 months ago
Twenty-eight years ago today, Marco van Basten scored perhaps the greatest goal of all time when he thundered home a volley for the Netherlands as they defeated the USSR in the final of Euro ‘88. Xherdan Shaqiri paid fitting tribute to the Dutch... Read more
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Arsenal FC
Vieira - I was always a leaderimpressing for Cannes, Vieira continued his rapid development at AC Milan, wher
Vieira - I was always a leader
Arsenal FC / Posted 1 months ago
impressing for Cannes, Vieira continued his rapid development at AC Milan, where he played alongside the likes of Marco van Basten, Paolo Maldini and Franco Baresi. “It was unbelievable,” he said. “I felt like a kid to play with... Read more
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