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Dutch is life

The Eredivisie season is just seven rounds old and already the traditional heavyweights have made their way to the pointy end of the table.
Ajax, PSV and Feyenoord all picked up maximum points in an entertaining round that saw 36 goals scored across the nine matches. FC Twente’s streak broken With Real Madrid set to meet Ajax in the UEFA Champions League later this week, Jose Mo...

Dutch is life - September

Brett Holman got a hair cut and an award in another big month for the Netherlands-based Australian players.
While Meat Loaf made "Two Out of Three Ain't Bad" a smash hit back when he could still sing in the 1970s, the Aussies in the Dutch Eredivisie are not far off that ratio. Three out of five ain't too shabby either, as Brett Holman, Tommy Oar, Mic...

Dutch is life - August

August brought fluctuating fortunes at the two clubs in the Netherlands where five Australians are playing this season.
While AZ made a strong start to its Eredivisie campaign, despite a small hiccup on the road in UEFA Europa League qualification, Utrecht has battled multiple injuries, the loss of its experienced goalkeeper to another club and dubious officiati...