Frank de Boer

Euro Cup exit: Frank De Boer quits as Netherlands manager

De Boer faced fierce criticism after the loss to the Czechs because of his decision to abandon the traditional Dutch formation of four defenders, three midfielders and three forwards.

published on : 29th June 2021

Euro Cup exit means Frank de Boer's days are numbered as Holland manager?

Criticism of Frank de Boer's decision to play a formation of three defenders, five midfielders and two forwards that had been largely silenced by the victories returned after the loss in Budapest.

published on : 28th June 2021

Flying Dutchman Denzel Dumfries emerges as breakout star of Euro 2020

With De Boer dealing with injury problems and a dearth of top-class wingers to succeed Arjen Robben, he opted to ditch the once-sacred 4-3-3 formation and switch to a 3-5-2.

published on : 19th June 2021

Euro 2020: More still to come from Netherlands, says coach Frank de Boer

In their first major tournament since the 2014 World Cup, the Dutch now know they will play one of the best third-placed teams in Budapest in the last 16 on June 27.

published on : 18th June 2021

Euro 2020: Dutch team admit 'roller-coaster night' after watching Christian Eriksen collapse

"I had to leave the room," said coach Frank de Boer, who coached Eriksen at Ajax earlier in the midfielder's career.

published on : 14th June 2021

Defender Matthijs de Ligt to miss Netherlands' Euro Cup opener against Ukraine

De Ligt is recovering from a groin injury but has been training with the team in recent days.

published on : 12th June 2021

Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer vows to fight on, Newcastle counterpart Rafael Benitez gets boost

Frank de Boer vowed to fight for his future after a 1-0 defeat at Burnley piled pressure on the Crystal Palace manager.

published on : 11th September 2017

Burnley striker Chris Wood's winner against Crystal Palace piles pressure on Frank De Boer

Chris Wood marked his maiden appearance for Burnley at Turf Moor by firing the winner early in the first half.

published on : 11th September 2017

Frank de Boer positive about Crystal Palace future

De Boer took the helm at Selhurst Park forward following Sam Allardyce's unexpected departure at the end of last season.

published on : 9th September 2017