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Netherlands’ Dirk Kuyt Gets Head Stapled On Field, Continues Playing (Photos)

Playing for third place in the 2014 FIFA World Cup couldn’t have been the most fun, but that didn’t mean the mean the athletes weren’t going to play their hardest. Netherlands veteran utility man Dirk Kuyt certainly showed that in his country’s third-place match against host nation Brazil on Saturday. Kuyt sustained a nasty gash to his head while jumping for a header with...
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Netherlands player has head stapled during World Cup match with Brazil (VIDEO)

Who said third place doesn't count?Just before halftime of Saturday’s consolation game against Brazil, the Netherlands' Dirk Kuyt suffered a nasty gash to his head that sent a stream of blood spilling down his neck. Even though the Dutch were leading 2-0 on two early goals, Kuyt was determined to finish out what would be his final international match, as was announced prior...
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July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Netherlands want to comeback to the Final and win it

Netherlands 0- Costa Rica (win on pks) Argentina 1-0 Belgium Netherlands-Argentina semifinal Dirk Kuyt on the penalty shoutout: “You only have to do one thing. Taking a penalty is really quite simple: you either miss it, or you score. To be honest, when it comes down to [taking the penalty], you don’t think about that. You’ve just got so much adrenaline in your body. There’s...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Kuyt shows off nasty shiner after collision with teammate De Guzman

From the looks of this photo you would think Dirk Kuyt got the worst of accidental head-butt (video at bottom) from Dutch teammate Jonathan DeGuzman but, you'd be wrong in a You should see the other guy sense. Kuyt, the former Liverpool winger, took to his Twitter page to show off the result of the incident, which left him with an extremely nasty black eye and stitches...
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August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Gif: Dirk Kuyt (fenerbahce) Goal V Spartak Moscow

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August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Kuyt reveals interest from Hamburg

Dirk Kuyt has admitted Hamburg are interested in signing him if he leaves Liverpool this summer. The Dutch striker's future at Anfield has been the subject of speculation as he struggles to hold down a regular place in the side. Kuyt is considering his options and he admits that he could stay at Liverpool if he is part of the new manager's plans at Anfield after finding...
Via Fox Soccer
May 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Liverpool Attacker Kuyt Surprise Barcelona Target

Liverpool attacker Dirk Kuyt is under consideration at Barcelona. Kuyt is expected to be sold this summer and has attracted serious interest from Feyenoord and Hamburg. However, El Mundo Deportivo says Barca sports chief Andoni Zubizarreta is now considering a move for the Dutch veteran. Barca see Kuyt’s selfless running and scoring power as an asset they can utilise next season.
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May 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Kuyt rules out Feyenoord return

Liverpool forward Dirk Kuyt has ruled out a return to Feyenoord in the immediate future because he feels it would be a step back in his career. The 31-year-old Holland international is almost certain to leave Anfield this summer after struggling to hold down a first-team place under manager Kenny Dalglish. Last month, Kuyt was seen having talks with Feyenoord technical director...
Via Fox Soccer
May 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Kuyt given ultimatum by Feyenoord

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... DAILY MIRROR The FA hope to name the new England manager before the end of the season and save themselves the embarrassment of a Euro 2012 farce. Defiant Stuart Pearce last night warned Arsene Wenger...
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April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Kuyt strikes late to give Liverpool win

Dirk Kuyt hit the late winner as Liverpool gained revenge for their FA Cup exit at the hands of Manchester United a year ago. Off-field matters had dominated pre-match proceedings as both sides tried to ease tensions ahead of the first meeting of the two sides since Luis Suarez's eight-match ban for racially abusing Patrice Evra. But while there was plenty of animosity in the...
Via Fox Soccer
January 28, 2012  |  Discuss
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