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Match fixing allegations in Galatarasay game cast a dark shadow on Turkish season

Match fixing allegations from Galatasaray’s game played last weekend threaten to mar the 2014/15 Turkish Super Lig. First, the backstory. When Besiktas Chairman Suleyman Seba died before this season started, the Turkish Football Federation was quick to name this season in his honor.  Seba was considered a highly respected member of the soccer community in Turkey.  He was...
Via World Soccer Talk
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Wesley Sneijder saves Netherlands for stoppage-time draw vs. Turkey

Holland continued to struggle in their European Championship qualifying campaign as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Turkey at the Amsterdam ArenA on Saturday. Burak Yilmaz fired Turkey into the lead thanks to a deflection in the 37th minute and Holland had to wait until second-half stoppage time for Wesley Sneijder to score the equaliser which saw them narrowly avoid their third...
Via Fox Sports
March 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Sneijder saves Dutch with late equalizer against Turkey

Wesley Sneijder grabbed an injury-time equalizer for the Netherlands to draw Turkey 1-1 on Saturday and keep alive its hope of qualifying for next year's European Championship. Sneijder's deflected shot two minutes into extra time cancelled out a 37th-minute strike by his Galatasaray teammate Burak Yilmaz that looked like winning the match at Amsterdam Arena. Missing star forwards...
Via AP on Fox
March 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Manchester United traget’s price tag set at €20m

Manchester United traget’s price tag set at €20m - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United have been linked with a move for Dutch midfielder Wesley Sneijder even before Louis Van Gaal took charge of the Red Devils in the summer. We have also been reporting over the past few days that reigning Serie A champions Juventus are very much intersted in the player. Sneijder’s...
Via Soccerlens
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Manchester United target’s agent: ‘My Client will be happy to move’

Manchester United target’s agent: ‘My Client will be happy to move’ - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United have been linked with Wesley Sneijder even before Louis Van Gaal took over the reigns at Old Trafford in the summer. A couple of days ago we had reported that Galatasaray are willing to listen offers for the Dutch midfielder with Italian side Juventus...
Via Soccerlens
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Wesley Sneijder’s Agent Confirms Juventus Interest

Galatasaray midfielder Wesley Sneijder is being strongly linked with a return to Serie A as mounting reports are confirming talks between Italian giants Juventus and the Turkish champions. Yesterday, coach Massimiliano Allegri admitted his club were looking for a playmaking midfielder and would not rule out a possible move for Sneijder. “The other teams have already made their...
Via World Soccer Talk
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Manchester United target on his way to Juventus

Manchester United target on his way to Juventus - originally posted on Soccerlens.com According to today’s Tuttosport, Juventus are preparing an 18 month deal for Galatasaray’s Wesley Sneijder. The Dutch midfielder has been linked with moves to several top European clubs over the last couple of years and looks set to leave the Turkish outfit this year, following disputes over...
Via Soccerlens
January 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Manchester United target contacted for first January signing

Manchester United target contacted for first January signing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United have been linked with Wesley Sneijder for a long time now. The Dutch midfielder has been linked with a move to the Premier League but Daily Express published a story few days back that the hopes of seeing the 31 year old in England is remote. The report claimed that...
Via Soccerlens
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

International stars that MLS should pursue

Wesley Sneijder could be the man to replace Landon Donovan. Major League Soccer will be entering into its 20th season in 2015 and the league has to take drastic steps in order to ensure maximum progress. The acquisition of multiple international stars is the most important step because it draws attention to the league, raises the level of competition and benefits the development...
Via isportsweb.com
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Southampton admit Sneijder interest but can't afford playmaker

Southampton manager Ronald Koeman has denied the club are closing in on a deal for Galatasaray playmaker Wesley Sneijder. The 30-year-old has been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League in January and reports on Wednesday night suggested Saints were in pole position for his signature.  However, Koeman refuted the speculation on Thursday afternoon, claiming the south coast...
Via Fox Sports
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Several Premier League Clubs Interested in Signing Wesley Sneijder

Southampton are not in the running to sign Wesley Sneijder, but Press Association Sport understands there is interest from a number of other Premier League clubs. Reports have emerged that St Mary’s could be his next stop after a career which has taken the Dutch playmaker to Ajax, Real Madrid, Inter Milan and Galatasaray. It has been suggested that Saints manager Ronald Koeman...
Via World Soccer Talk
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Southampton rule out move for Galatasaray midfielder Wesley Sneijder

Southampton are not in the running to sign Netherlands midfielder Wesley Sneijder, but there is interest from a number of other Premier League clubs. Reports have emerged that St Mary's could be his next stop after a career which has taken the Dutch playmaker to Ajax, Real Madrid, Inter Milan and Galatasaray. It has been suggested that Saints manager Ronald Koeman is readying an...
Via Fox Sports
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Wesley Sneijder Scores Rocket Goal In Netherlands’ Loss To Mexico (GIF)

Fans of Mexico’s national soccer team have seen Wesley Sneijder score goals like this before. Sneijder scored a thunderous goal Wednesday in Netherlands’ 3-2 loss to Mexico. Sneijder’s strike was similar to the one he scored last summer in the Netherlands’ 2-1 win over “El Tri” (as Mexico’s national team is commonly known) in the Round of 16 at the 2014 FIFA World...
Via NESN.com
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Wesley Sneijder earns Galatasaray win with two incredible goals in final minutes

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October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Van Gaal asks Dutch midfielder to join Manchester United, player interested

Van Gaal asks Dutch midfielder to join Manchester United, player interested - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United new manager Louis van Gaal has asked/requested/whatever Wesley Sneijder to join him at Old Trafford and the player is thought to be interested as well. According to Catalan newspaper Sport, the Dutchman is plotting a move to get himself out of Galatasaray...
Via Soccerlens
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Argentina Goalkeeper Spotted Using Notes Before Netherlands Free Kicks

Sergio Romero was the hero of Wednesday’s Argentina-Netherlands World Cup semi-final by saving two Dutch penalty kicks by Ron Vlaar and Wesley Sneijder.  What was Romero’s secret? Well, as you can see from the above video, which has nearly 3 million views in a day-and-a-half,  Romero had some notes that he tucked away in his shorts before […] The post Argentina Goalkeeper...
Via Diehardsport
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Argentina goalie had crib notes in shorts for penalty kicks

Argentina's win over the Netherlands Wednesday night in Sao Paulo apparently didn't just come down to the luck of the spot-kick. Goalkeeper Sergio Romero was reportedly able to guess correctly for two of Holland's penalty kicks in the 4-2 shootout win after suspiciously pulling out what looked like crib notes from his shorts before each of his opponent's kicks.The pieces of paper...
Via The Other Paper
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Sergio Romero stops Ron Vlaar, Wesley Sneijder in shootout to send Argentina to finals

Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero helped send his country to the finals of the World Cup by stopping the Netherlands’ Ron Vlaar and Wesley Sneijder in a shootout Wednesday. Romero dived to his left to stop Vlaar on the Dutch’s first penalty kick, giving Argentina the advantage. He also stopped Sneijder on the Netherlands’ third penalty […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Transfer Lens: Sneijder spotted in Manchester, Arsenal and Chelsea target off to Spain

Transfer Lens: Sneijder spotted in Manchester, Arsenal and Chelsea target off to Spain - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester Airport sarcastically replied from their official twitter account that long-term Manchester United midfield target Wesley Sneijder has been spotted in their Airport. The reply from Manchester Airport’s twitter account comes after a United fan tweeted...
Via Soccerlens
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Netherlands (4) 0-0 (3) Costa Rica: Wonder-sub Tim Krul ‘saves’ the day to set up an Oranje Semi Final

Netherlands (4) 0-0 (3) Costa Rica: Wonder-sub Tim Krul ‘saves’ the day to set up an Oranje Semi Final - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Louis Van Gaal’s Dutch team were held goalless all the way through 120 minutes of play against a feisty Costa Rica side that have done their nation very proud in Brazil. The game took spectacular goalkeeping from Keylor Navas, as well...
Via Soccerlens
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH Netherlands-Costa Rica Match Highlights ; Dutch Secure Semi-Final Place

Netherlands qualified for the World Cup semi-final after defeating Costa Rica on penalty kicks. During the match, Wesley Sneijder hit the woodwork twice, but the Dutch were unable to score against a Costa Rica side who continued to play a high line and catch Netherlands in countless offside traps. In regulation time, the match ended nil-nil. The game went to 30 minutes of extra time...
Via World Soccer Talk
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Netherlands vs Costa Rica Predicted Lineups and Expert Analysis

There were not many pundits that expected the Netherlands to go this far in the 2014 World Cup. Pitted alongside the holders Spain and a vibrant Chile team, there was a sense that Louis van Gaal’s progressive Dutch side would fall just short in the group stage, but this campaign would make for the core of young players that make up this squad. But this team has performed beyond...
Via World Soccer Talk
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Manchester United: Holland’s comeback bodes well for United fans

Holland have stunned Mexico and advanced to the Quarter Finals of the World Cup after scoring two goals in the final five minutes of the match.   Wesley Sneijder equalized with two minutes left before Klaas-Jan Huntelaar scored a penalty in extra time.  This result is an extremely good sign for Manchester United fans because Holland played with the “never say die” attitude...
Via isportsweb.com
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Was Mexico robbed by penalty on Robben that decided game? (Video)

Mexico lost in the round of 16 at the World Cup for the sixth straight time after falling 2-1 to The Netherlands Sunday. Mexico was up 1-0 after Giovani Dos Santos scored in the 48th minute, and they held that lead until Wesley Sneijder made the equalizer in the 88th minute. And that’s where things […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH Netherlands 2-1 Mexico: Match Highlights : Dutch Break Mexico’s Hearts

Netherlands midfielder Wesley Sneijder scored in the 88th minute to break the hearts of Mexico supporters, and to send the game to a thrilling finish before Rafa Marquez tripped Arjen Robben in the box, resulting in a penalty for the Dutch. Klaas Jan Huntelaar then struck the ball into the corner of the net, to win the match 2-1 and send Netherlands to the quarter-finals of the...
Via World Soccer Talk
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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