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Name KNVB
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Job Dutch Football Agency
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Location Netherlands

2017 03 27 Retrieve

[Netherlands had to sack Danny Blind] The KNVB has decided to dismiss head coach Danny Blind from his role immediately

: 2019 07 03 Netherlands survive gruelling Sweden clash to set up Women’s World Cup final with USWNT.

: 2019 07 04 Bayern Munich & Netherlands legend Arjen Robben announces retirement

2019 11 17 Retrieve

[Liverpool defender Van Dijk withdraws from Netherlands squad] National team coach Ronald Koeman cannot call on VirgiI van Dijk on Tuesday against Estonia. The captain of the Dutch national team has to miss the game due to personal circumstances and has since left the Oranje training camp

2019 11 20 Retrieve

[Dutch matches to halt in first minute in blanket anti-racism message] Racism? Then we won’t play. We want to make clear that enough really is enough by making a statement on the field. We appreciate that all 90 minutes are important for the matches, so we asked the KNVB to add at least one minute of additional time to compensate for the first minute

2019 11 24 Retrieve

[KNVB’s statement about Van Basten apologises for Nazi slur on live television] These initiatives also strengthen us in the discussions we have with politicians and our social partners. Because only together can we tackle this social problem properly. Racism is disgusting and does not belong in football. Racism must go out of the world

2020 02 08 Retrieve

[Dutch government invests €14m to fight racism in football] Clubs that have made insufficient efforts to combat discrimination may be faced with points deductions, fines or (partly) playing without an audience. Players may be faced with longer suspensions (from matches and training sessions) or exclusion from matches

The KNVB will also set up a special discrimination chamber within the disciplinary committee and the appeals committee. This puts the handling of discrimination cases for both professional and amateur football in the hands of specialists. The special prosecutor assesses incoming reports, conducts preliminary investigations and prepares disciplinary cases on discrimination

2020 04 02 Retrieve

[KNVB declares their intent to complete their top-flight campaign] After intensive consultations with, among others, all affiliated football associations, leagues and club representatives, UEFA strongly urges that the season be completed and that the schedule be aligned with the rest of footballing Europe. It is hereby stated that the aim for all competitions in Europe is that they are completed before August 3. This means that the competition will have to start again in the second half of June