Feyenoord's Dutch international full-back is seen as the ideal replacement for Mathieu Debuchy, who has been linked with a move to Arsenal
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Spain saw off Netherlands in the Under-21 European Championships, thanks to goals from Alvaro Morata, Manchester City target Isco and a last-minute strike from Alvaro Vasquez.
The Spaniards will now face Norway in the semi-finals.
– Netherlands midfielder Wesley Sneijder speaking to
Let's hope that in 2014 we end up with the cup, then it will been the right choice for him [Van Gaal] to leave.
It is a pity if you look at the discipline in the team and how everyone is doing. We're taking a different path.
You're trying to create (something) with the Dutch national team. Of course it's hard, because you know that coaches come and go in football.
Happy big 4-0 to Dutch master Marc 'Roadrunner' Overmars, who graced the flanks at Highbury for a good three years before quitting north London to play for Barcelona. Overmars is currently Director of Football at Ajax.
Holland midfielder Wesley Sneijder has been ruled out of Tuesday's World Cup qualifier with Romania with a groin injury, the Dutch federation (KNVB) has confirmed.
The Galatasaray star was set to miss out after picking up the problem in Friday's Group D win over Estonia and has now left the squad to return to Turkey.
Holland boss Louis van Gaal has called up AZ Alkmaar's teenage midfielder Adam Maher for Tuesday's meeting in Amsterdam.
Holland remain in total control of World Cup qualifying Group D, but are expected to take on Romania at home without Wesley Sneijder.
The Galatasaray playmaker limped out of Friday night's 3-0 win over Estonia and coach Louis van Gaal is not expecting him to take part on Tuesday.