Arjen Robben scores twice as Netherlands beat Sweden 2-0 at the Amsterdam ArenA, but it is the Scandinavians who secure a place in the playoffs for the World Cup.
Ronald Koeman not interested in Netherlands jobEverton manager Ronald Koeman stresses that there is "no way" he would take the Netherlands job as he is committed to the Toffees.
Oct 14, 11:09
Ronald Koeman: 'I am not under pressure'Everton manager Ronald Koeman insists that he is not feeling any added pressure despite the Toffees' poor start to the season.
Oct 13, 15:28
Best XI: Players to have missed out on World Cup qualificationSports Mole selects the best XI of players who have failed to qualify for next summer's World Cup, including Alexis Sanchez, Gareth Bale and two Ballon d'Or nominees.
Oct 11, 17:40
Arjen Robben: 'Better times coming for Netherlands'Netherlands winger Arjen Robben urges supporters to remain positive as "better times are coming" for the national team, having missed out on successive tournaments.
Oct 11, 14:10
Ronald Koeman 'backed to take charge of Netherlands for Euro 2020'Ronald Koeman is backed by Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf to take over as Netherlands boss for the Euro 2020 qualifying campaign.
Oct 11, 11:06
Netherlands winger Arjen Robben retires from international footballBayern Munich winger Arjen Robben announces his retirement from international football following the Netherlands' failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.
Oct 10, 22:53
Result: Netherlands fall short of World Cup playoffs in Sweden winArjen Robben scores twice as Netherlands beat Sweden 2-0 at the Amsterdam ArenA, but it is the Scandinavians who secure a place in the playoffs for the World Cup.
Oct 10, 21:40
Team News: Two changes for Netherlands ahead of Sweden encounterNetherlands manager Dick Advocaat makes two changes from the team that beat Belarus at the weekend ahead of Tuesday's World Cup Group A qualifier against Sweden.
Oct 10, 19:04
Live Commentary: Netherlands 2-0 Sweden - as it happenedRelive how Netherlands missed out on World Cup qualification despite a 2-0 win over Sweden, courtesy of Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates from Amsterdam.
Oct 10, 18:45
Arjen Robben: 'Netherlands have no chance of qualifying'Arjen Robben concedes that the Netherlands' hopes of reaching Russia 2018 are over after leaving themselves with too big a mountain to climb against Sweden.
Oct 8, 14:04
Result: Late Arjen Robben penalty keeps faint Netherlands World Cup hopes aliveNetherlands score twice in the final 10 minutes to earn a 3-1 win in Belarus which keeps their slim hopes of World Cup qualification just about alive.
Oct 7, 21:36
Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk called up by NetherlandsNetherlands boss Dick Advocaat adds Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk to his squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Belarus and Sweden.
Oct 2, 12:18
Robin van Persie denies claims his career is under threat due to injuryFenerbahce forward Robin van Persie denies reports that his career is under threat due to a knee injury.
Sep 5, 15:10
England 'plan Brazil, Germany friendlies'The FA is reportedly lining up friendlies with Brazil, Germany and Italy as part of England's World Cup preparations.
Sep 4, 17:40
Result: Thomas Lemar brace helps France thrash NetherlandsThomas Lemar grabs a brace as France thrash the Netherlands 4-0 in Thursday's Group A qualifier at the Stade de France.
Aug 31, 21:42
Hackers 'Fancy Bears' name footballers given TUEs for 2010 World CupCarlos Tevez, Dirk Kuyt and Gabriel Heinze are reportedly named by hackers 'Fancy Bears' as players who were allowed to use banned drugs during the 2010 World Cup.
Aug 22, 12:21
Netherlands confirm Dick Advocaat has returned as coach for third timeDick Advocaat is officially named as Netherlands head coach for a third time, with Ruud Gullit as his assistant.
May 9, 10:28
Dick Advocaat 'to be appointed Netherlands boss for a third time'Former Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat will reportedly be appointed as Netherlands boss for a third time.
May 8, 13:52
Jorge Sampaoli: 'Netherlands links nothing but speculation'Jorge Sampaoli denies holding talks with the Dutch Football Association over the vacant Netherlands managerial position, reiterating that he is "happy" at Sevilla.
Apr 7, 20:14
Netherlands to take time over Danny Blind replacementThe Dutch FA insists that it will take its time over appointing a successor to former manager Danny Blind.
Mar 27, 19:51