Posts tagged: Louis Van Gaal


Clarence Seedorf was an important player during the golden generation at Ajax Amsterdam in the 90s under the guidance of Dutch tactician Louis Van Gaal. He was called up to the Dutch national team ahead of the game with Luxembourg. The Luxembourg clash was a qualifier ahead of the 1996 European Championship on English soil. Clarence Seedorf scored one of the goals as the Netherlands thrashed Luxembourg 5-0.

Seedorf and the Dutch team qualified for the Euro ’96 tournament in England. The Netherlands qualified for the quarterfinals before Clarence Seedorf missed the decisive penalty during the shootout against France. The French team moved to the semi-finalsof the tournament ahead of the Dutch team.
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