They played keep-ball as the clock ticked down. In the stands, their fans lit flares and threw firecrackers and waved red and white placards. The whistle went. Substitutes streamed on to the pitch. PSV Eindhoven had beaten Heerenveen 4-1. The result saw Phillip Cocu's side crowned as Eredivisie champions, the first team in any of Europe's major leagues to secure their title this season.
It was also the club's first title in seven years, one achieved with a quite staggeringly young squad. Even...
PSV Eindhoven star Memphis Depay has been compared to a young Cristiano Ronaldo by fellow Dutchman Ronald de Boer, who believes Manchester United could have the edge over Liverpool in any transfer battle.
Both Premier League clubs have been linked with the £25 million-rated Netherlands international striker.
PSV's sporting director, Marcel Brands, has told Dutch TV on Monday that Manchester United, Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur are all in the hunt for his signature....
Liverpool are to rival Manchester United for the signature of PSV Eindhoven forward Memphis Depay, sources have told ESPN FC.
Depay, 21, has been linked with a big-money transfer this summer, after his 20 goals in 27 league appearances this season helped PSV to seal the Eredivisie title at the weekend.
PSV's sporting director, Marcel Brands, said on Monday that United, Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur are all in the hunt for Depay.
Depay worked under current United...