RUUD VAN NISTELROOY

  • Ruud van Nistelrooy named as Netherlands assistant coach August 1, 2014

    Ruud van Nistelrooy has been named as one of the Netherlands national team assistant coaches, the Dutch football association (KNVB) said on Friday. The former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker, who scored 35 goals in 70 internationals, will work under new coach Guus Hiddink and alongside Danny Blind, who will...
  • Dutch striker van Nistelrooy announces retirement May 14, 2012

    Malaga: Ruud van Nistelrooy has announced his decision to hang up his boots this summer after opting not to renew his contract with Malaga. The former Netherlands international had an expiring deal with the Andalusian side, and will not ink a new contract as he feels the time has come to...
  • Nistelrooy to miss season, Crespo on Real's radar November 14, 2008

    New Delhi: Following the news that Ruud Van Nistelrooy is set to miss the remainder of the season, Real Madrid are in search of a new striker to replace the Dutchman. It has been revealed that Real Madrids Ruud Van Nistelrooy will miss the remainder of the season as the Dutch...
  • Ruud van Nistelrooy retires from Netherlands team August 5, 2008

    Amsterdam, Netherlands: Netherlands striker Ruud van Nistelrooy has retired from international football. Van Nistelrooy, 32, informed coach Bert van Marwijk that he wanted to concentrate fully on his role at Real Madrid. ''Given the physical effort you need to perform at this level, I had to make a choice,'' he said in...
  • Van Nistelrooy to remain with Real Madrid till 2010 January 10, 2008

    Madrid: Real Madrid striker Ruud van Nistelrooy has signed a oneyear contract extension that keeps him with the Spanish champions until 2010, the Primera Liga club said on Wednesday. "I am delighted to be staying here for two more years. It's an honour for me to be a part of the...