Browsing FC Twente

No One Running Away With the Dutch Eredivisie

Posted on 21 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

After ten matches in the 2013-2014 season, there is no team with more than five wins in the Dutch Eredivisie. While there shouldn’t be any clear champion at this point, having only six points separate the top team (Twente) and the 11th place club (Go Ahead Eagles) does make for a very exciting league, which we usually do have in the Netherlands. More

Transfer Rumors 2013 – Liverpool Interested in Douglas From Twente

Posted on 6 May, 2013, by in Soccer

It’s quite clear that Liverpool are going to need more than just one signing to become a formidable English and European force again, probably beginning with their defensive line, as Brazilian centre back Douglas, who has been playing for Twente since his teenage years, looks like the premier candidate to earn a move to Anfield next season, although Stefan de Vrij (Feyenoord) and Federico Fazio (Sevilla) are also being targeted. More

Luuk de Jong – Next Big Signing for Newcastle?

Posted on 23 Jun, 2012, by in Soccer

After finishing 5th, their best Premier League end-of-season position in 8 years, Newcastle aren’t setteling for the squad they have, looking to bring in young Dutch striker, Luuk de Jong, Twente’s leading scorer in 2011-2012. More

FC Twente – Club Profile of an Unlikely Challanger in Holland

Posted on 24 Oct, 2009, by in Soccer

FC Twente are currently leading the Dutch league, 10 games into the season, still undefeated, with Ajax, PSV and AZ trailing the unlikely championship candidates. We take a look at a club that maybe doesn’t have a league title, but isn’t so out of the blue as some might think. More