Netherlands

Country in Western Europe with territories in the Caribbean

The Netherlands, informally Holland, is a country located in Western Europe with territories in the Caribbean. It is the largest of four constituent countries of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. In Europe, the Netherlands consists of twelve provinces, bordering Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, with maritime borders in the North Sea with those countries and the United Kingdom. In the Caribbean, it consists of three special municipalities: the islands of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba. The country's official language is Dutch, with West Frisian as a secondary official language in the province of Friesland, and English and Papiamento as secondary official languages in the Caribbean Netherlands. Dutch Low Saxon and Limburgish are recognised regional languages, while Sinte Romani and Yiddish are recognised non-territorial languages.

Netherlands News and Videos   LIVE

ℹ️ This is a LIVE page which updates automatically as we're monitoring our hand-curated selection of verified and trustworthy media outlets
Watch all the goals from a cracking game in Amsterdam as Ukraine recover from 2-0 down to make it 20-2 before a late Denzel Dumfries winner seals a 3-2 win for..
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 day ago

After a harrowing 36 hours for European football following Christian Eriksen's collapse, the Netherland and Ukraine served up a Euro 2020 classic.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 day ago

The Netherlands claim their first victory of Euro 2020 in dramatic fashion, after narrowly beating Ukraine 3-2 with a Denzel Dumfries winner ten minutes from..
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 2 days ago

Ukraine's Andriy Yarmolenko scores a wonder goal with a brilliant curling shot from outside the 18-yard box against the Netherlands in Amsterdam during Euro..
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 2 days ago

Captain Georginio Wijnaldum opens the scoring for the Netherlands to lead 1-0 against Ukraine in Amsterdam during Euro 2020.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 2 days ago

Denzel Dumfries heads a dramatic late winner to earn the Netherlands victory after Ukraine come back from 2-0 down in a Group C thriller in Amsterdam.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 2 days ago

Frank de Boer leads a Netherlands side into their first major tournament in seven years, so is Euro 2020 a chance for redemption?
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 2 days ago

Watch all the goals from the Netherlands' 10-0 win over Scotland, which saw them progress into the semi-finals of the EuroHockey Championships in Amsterdam.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 6 days ago

Watch highlights of the Netherlands' 6-0 win over Wales in the EuroHockey Championship quarter-finals in Amsterdam.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 week ago

Top seed and British number one Johanna Konta cruises through Nottingham opener with a straight-sets win over the Netherlands' Lesley Pattinama Kerkhove.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 week ago

Great Britain's Dina Asher-Smith runs a season's best time as she wins the women's 100m at the FBK Games in Hengelo, the Netherlands.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 week ago

Watch highlights as Great Britain's Jess Learmonth is beaten by the Netherlands' Maya Kingma in a thrilling finish to the women's World Triathlon Championship..
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 week ago

England open their EuroHockey Championships campaign with a 4-0 victory over Italy in Pool B in the Netherlands.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 week ago

Watch every goal scored by Georginio Wijnaldum from the Netherlands' Euro 2020 qualifying campaign.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 week ago

You might like