Spain, Germany and the Netherlands won Friday to maintain strong starts in qualifying for the 2012 European Championship, while rebuilding Italy drew 0-0 with Northern Ireland.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - Nigel de Jong was cut from the Netherlands roster by coach Bert van Marwijk on Monday after the Manchester City midfielder broke an opponent's leg with a tackle for the second time in seven months.
LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Netherlands won the gold medal in team Grand Prix dressage at the World Equestrian Games on Tuesday, despite having a horse disqualified.
LISBON, Portugal - A 14-year-old Dutch sailor aiming to become the youngest person to sail solo around the world is sailing in fine weather toward the Canary Islands off northwest Africa, her manager said Monday.
PORTIMAO, Portugal - A 14-year-old Dutch sailor departed in secrecy from Gibraltar Saturday on her quest to become the youngest person to sail solo around the world - avoiding the media because, her manager said, she didn't want the attention.
- Manager: Dutch teen sets sail on solo world trip
- Dutch sailor girl set to leave on solo world trip
- Teenage Dutch sailor girl to set off Saturday
- 14-year-old Dutch sailor girl heads out to sea
- Netherlands, Spain fined for WCup final behavior
- Youngest solo round-the-world sailing set to begin
- Dutch sailor, 14, gets OK for solo world trip
- Dutch celebrate 2nd place in World Cup
- Fans to cheer 2nd-place Dutch team on canal trip
- Cruyff criticizes Dutch tactics in World Cup final
- Dutch plight: 3 World Cup finals, but no crown
- Dutch dejection: 3rd World Cup final loss sinks in
- Dutch team angry over referee Webb's performance
- Spain beats Netherlands 1-0 for first World Cup
- Spain Wins World Cup, Becomes 8th World Champion
- Netherlands plays ugly in title loss to Spain
- Viva Espana! A country rocks as Spain rules soccer
- Spain beats Netherlands 1-0 to win the World Cup
- Spain beats Netherlands 1-0 for World Cup
- Spain-Netherlands at 0-0 at halftime of extra time
- Spain, Netherlands play extra time in WCup final
- Spain and Netherlands even at 0-0 after 75 minutes
- Spain and Netherlands even at 0-0 after 60 minutes
- Spain and Netherlands even at 0-0 at halftime
- Spain names unchanged lineup for World Cup final
- World Cup final fever grips Netherlands, Spain
- World Cup fever grips Netherlands, Spain
- Van Bronckhorst living the dream
- World Cup final matchups
- World Cup by the numbers
- World Cup: Spain or Netherlands to get 1st title
- Robben won't mind winning ugly
- Spain zeroes in on Dutch playmaker Sneijder
- Uruguay and Germany prepare for 1 more match
- Afrikaners for Dutch in WCup because of heritage