Bergwijn and Of the Stream debut in selection of Young Orange
The new coach Art Langeler has Oussama Idrissi (FC Groningen), Steven Bergwijn (PSV) and Donny van de Beek (Ajax) for the first time called up for Jong Oranje.
Langeler has a total of 23 players included in his selection for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS-kwalificatieduels with Young Turkey at home on Thursday 6 October) and Cyprus (Tuesday, 11 October).
The former coach of PEC Zwolle will be in the final two matches from the kwalificatiereeks for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS of 2017 debut on the bank of the Jong Oranje. He was last week appointed as the successor of Fred Grim, who is the new assistant Danny Blind in the ‘large’ Orange.
Young Orange is after six of the eight matches to be second in group H with ten points, five less than leading Young Slovakia, and one more than number three Young Turkey.
Direct placement for the CHAMPIONSHIP is almost out of sight for the Netherlands, because only the group winners directly to a ticket you earn for the final tournament in Poland. In addition, the four best songs two play-offs to get the last tickets for the final tournament.
Jong Oranje will probably be the duels with a Young Turkey and Young in the republic of Cyprus must win to have a chance to keep on EK-qualification.