Vincent Janssen: Remember the Name

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One thing that is synonymous with Dutch football is top class attackers. They never seem to go without a legendary goal-scorer, from Faas Wilkes and Johan Cruyff to Dennis Bergkamp and Patrick Kluivert and more recently Robin van Persie and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar. Yet with the latter two both on the wrong side of 30 and once […] READ MORE


Jeremain Lens Set for Sunderland Medical

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News broke earlier today that Netherlands International, Jeremain Lens, is to join Sunderland, subject to a medical; the Black Cats agreed a fee in the region of £9 million with Dynamo Kyiv for the winger’s signature. Aged 27, Lens is an experienced player when it comes to the international scene, having played for his country […] READ MORE


Billy Beane: Is he the modern day Jesus? Helping Dutch Soccer Team

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In the movie Moneyball, the general manager of the Oakland A’s, Billy Beane, played by Brad Pitt, had a life-changing epiphany:  Baseball was operating in an all too conventional, all too defective manner. With access to the tightest of budgets, Beane was expected to perform a miracle, to perform a modern day ‘water into wine’ […] READ MORE