Matthijs de Ligt joins Juventus from Ajax in €75m deal

Matthijs de Ligt has signed a five-year contract with Juventus, completing his transfer from Ajax for €75 million. A statement on Juve’s official website reads: ‘Juventus Football Club S.p.A. announces that the agreement with Amsterdamsche Football Club Ajax NV for the definitive acquisition of the registration rights of the player Matthijs de Ligt has been […]

USA win World Cup again after win against Netherlands

The World Cup is going back to USA after the champions sealed a 2-0 win against stubborn Netherlands team in the final on Sunday. Captain and forward Megan Rapinoe put the US ahead on the hour from the penalty spot after a check with the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) ruled Stefanie van der Gragt fouled with a […]

Holland’s magnificent winger Arjen Robben retires at 35

Former Bayern Munich and Chelsea winger Arjen Robben has retired at the age of 35. The ex-Netherlands international, whose Bayern contract expired in June, was hammered by injuries last season. Robben also played for Real Madrid and PSV, having started his career at Dutch side FC Groningen 19 years ago. He won trophies at every […]

Portugal beat Holland to win inaugural Nations League

Hosts Portugal claimed their second trophy in three years by beating the Netherlands to win the inaugural Nations League. Fernando Santos’ side triumphed at the 2016 European Championship and Goncalo Guedes’ second half strike gave them a narrow victory in Porto which Santos said was evidence of their unity as a team. “For the last […]