The new Newcastle number eight favours a defensive midfield role, although he has more ability and passing range than Cheick Tioté, another Newcastle midfielder signed from the Dutch league.
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Bert van Marwijk, who led Feyenoord to Uefa Cup triumph in 2002, resigned as Netherlands coach recently following their early exit from Euro 2012. The process of reverting Oranje to play the ‘Dutch way’ again can now begin.
The European Championships begin in just a few days with the Netherlands amongst the favourites once again. The Dutch are currently ranked as the fourth best team in the world according to the latest Fifa rankings
In my eyes, this is simply one of the most beautiful motorbikes ever made, but in the past it had some obvious faults…let’s see if KTM have listened to the feedback on this year’s top of the range version, which is a jaw droppingly low £13,000 compared to last year’s £15k model!
I spent the last couple of days in a small town in the Eastern Cape called Grahamstown, and I was wondering how to fill my days with no football games being played. Forgetting the fact that the National Arts’ Festival was underway. But I did manage to fill a night having debates with fellow football lovers [...]
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