Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America ClassifiedsGame Report
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

TAGS:  netherlands, video


[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



Recent Soccer America Daily
TV Report: El Clasico draws 1.87 million BeIN Sports viewers    
The Real Madrid-Barcelona game on beIN Sports and beIN Sports en Espanol drew a combined television ...
What They're Saying: Rangers manager Mark Warburton    
"I have been delighted with his contribution and the last game he played for Rangers was ...
What They're Saying: Chinese sports commentator Huang Jianxiang    
"Evergrande's ability to succeed confirms that if the government gets out of Chinese soccer and gives ...
What They're Saying: Ethan Horvath    
"The way we've been playing in Europa League, maybe now a team doesn't want to draw ...
Bob Bradley leads Normandy landing    
It isn't every day that a former World Cup coach arrives to coach a Ligue 2 ...
Jill Ellis named 2015 NSCAA Honorary All-American    
Jill Ellis, head coach of the U.S. women's national team that won the 2015 Women's World ...
WCQ: USA headed back to Columbus in March    
Unbeaten in eight World Cup qualifiers since it opened in 1999 -- more games than at ...
U.S. Open Cup: Big wins for LA Wolves FC and La Maquina    
LA Wolves FC knocked off Cal FC, 2-1, while La Maquina beat Chula Vista FC, 4-0, ...
Incredible season lands Giovinco top MLS Newcomer honors    
On Monday, MLS confirmed the obvious by announcing that Sebastian Giovinco of Toronto FC is the ...
Video Pick: A samba golazo by Corinthians    
Corinthians' fourth goal in a 6-1 win over Sao Paulo came from a precise strike by ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives