The action shifts to Europe as Manchester United play host to Fenerbahce on Matchday 3 of the UEFA Europa League group stage.
The Netherlands will not be participating in the 2016 European Championships after finishing fourth in their qualification group following a 3-2 defeat at home to the Czech Republic.
Holland's embattled manager Danny Blind has vowed to stay on despite his side's failure to qualify for the 2016 European Championships in France next summer.
The Netherlands crashed out of Euro 2016 on Tuesday as a 3-2 home defeat against the 10-man Czech Republic in the final round of qualifying matches ended their slim hopes of reaching next year's finals.
Robin van Persie scored a comical own goal as Netherlands crashed out of Euro 2016 after failing to make it into the top 3 of their group. They finished five points behind third placed Turkey - who gained automatic qualification by virtue of being the best third-placed team.
The eternal debate over who is the better footballer between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo has been put to rest by current and former footballing greats.
The Netherlands' hopes of making the Euro 2016 finals hung by a thread on Sunday after last year's World Cup semi-finalists were convincingly downed 3-0 by a well-organised Turkey.
The marquee signing of Robin van Persie has underlined Fenerbahce's determination to compete with the best in Europe again, but they face a tough task just to make it beyond the Champions League third qualifying round.
Turkish football club, Fenerbahce have announced the signing of Dutch striker Robin Van Persie from Manchester United. The striker signed a 3-year contract.
With the United Striker putting the finishing touches on a move to Fenerbahce, we take a look at the impact the Flying Dutchman left behind in England. When one thinks of Robin Van Persie, a few terms come to mind; Genius, Maestro, Predator, Game-changer and Winner. Or if you’re an Arsenal fan, the words would most likely be replaced with Traitor, Sell-out, Turncoat, Defector and Scoundrel. For better or worse, Robin Van Persie’s memory in England will always be viewed through the prism of his move from Arsenal to Manchester United. To give a recap of his controversial transfer, the story went something like this. Once upon a time, a Little Boy came to England from a Dutch Football Club to sign for one of the Top clubs in the Country, the team that had just won the English Premier League without losing a single game and been dubbed ‘The Invincibles’. He had displayed prodigious talent back in his native […]