Van Nistelrooy named as Dutch assistant coach

Ruud van Nistelrooy has been named as one of the Netherlands national team assistant coaches, the Dutch football association (KNVB) said on Friday.

De Jong out of World Cup due to groin injury

Nigel de Jong will be out for two to four weeks and will miss the remainder of the FIFA World Cup in Brazil, the Dutch football association, KNVB announced Tuesday.

Calf injury rules Van der Vaart out of World Cup

Netherlands midfielder Rafael van der Vaart has been ruled out of the World Cup after the experienced international picked up a calf injury at a training camp in Portugal, the Dutch football association KNVB confirmed on Wednesday.

Netherlands bid for four Euro matches in Amsterdam

The Dutch football association KNVB has officially proposed Amsterdam as host city candidate for four matches during Euro 2020, the KNVB announced.

Netherlands to help Indonesia improve football

A senior official at the Dutch football association said here on Monday that the association would team up with Indonesian youth and sports ministry and Indonesian football association in developing football in the country.

Van Gaal takes Netherlands job

The Dutch Football Association (KNVB) has confirmed the return of Louis van Gaal as national team coach.