Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Goals of the Season: Dutch Eredivisie 2012-13
by Samuel Charles, July 21st, 2013 11:01PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  netherlands, video

MOST COMMENTED

[VIDEO PICK: Golazos] The top division in the Netherlands continues to pump out some of the most entertaining soccer in the world with an emphasis on youth and offense, which is an ideal combination for great goals.

As we continue reviewing the best goals scored in Europe’s top leagues last season, today we focus on the Netherlands, and after seeing the deft touches required on some of the most delicate goals scored anywhere this year, you may become convinced the chip shot was invented in Holland, instead of the British Open.

Jozy Altidore’s now at Sunderland, but his terrific stop-start at AZ Alkmaar last season gets things started. Highly coveted 21-year-old Christian Eriksen, who is said to be on his way to AC Milan from Ajax, displays incredible accuracy on a curling finish, while his fellow Danish national team member at Ajax, 19-year-old Viktor Fischer, was one of several players showing off incredible touch, and deadly precision, on chipped golazos in the Eredivisie last season…



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Goal celebration sends player into abyss    
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] After Joel scored a fine goal for Brazilian club Coritiba he ...
Guardiola: Bayern Munich deserved to win    
[UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Wednesday] Off to a relatively quiet start to its league season, German champion ...
Impact edges Red Bulls to take command    
[CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Wednesday] In a Concacaf matchup of MLS teams, Montreal went with its stars, ...
Lichaj's Nottingham Forest stays on top    
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Eric Lichaj, one of the few available European-based U.S. internationals not called into the ...
Women take to turf for final qualifying warmup    
[USA-MEXICO] With the threat of U.S. women's national team players to sue FIFA over the issue ...
Soccer America Men's Top 25 Scoreboard    
[ROUNDUP: Midweek] In 2013, North Carolina came up against William & Mary as the No. 1 ...
Soccer America Women's Top 25 Scoreboard    
[ROUNDUP: Midweek] No. 2 Virginia improved to 8-0-0 with a 5-0 victory over Old Dominion. The ...
A neat free-kick goal from Down Under     
[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] Choreographed free kicks usually don't work out better than a simple shot on ...
Charlotte gains Independence as Eagles' successor    
[USL PRO] The Charlotte Independence will take the place of the Charlotte Eagles in USL PRO ...
What They're Saying: Clint Dempsey    
"We talked about trying to win the U.S. Open Cup, Supporters' Shield and MLS Cup. This ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives