Lawyer does not know or experienced trio whole duel with the French can play

Lawyer does not know or experienced trio whole duel with the French can play

Coach Dick Advocaat wanted to Wednesday, still nothing lost about his preparation for the crucial world cup kwalificatieduel with France on Thursday. It is not known whether veterans Robin van Persie, Wesley Sneijder and Arjen Robben ninety minutes can play in Orange.

“It is difficult to say whether all of them start, but if you are in the selection, you can be used. It is waiting to see what they can bring,” said a Lawyer on Wednesday at the press conference for the meeting of Thursday in the Stade de France.

Both robin Van Persie (34), Sneijder (33) Robben (33) this season-still not a lot of wedstrijdritme gained. Robin Van Persie is struggling with a slight shoulder injury and Robben is not so long back from an injury to his calf.

Lawyer frustrated over the fact that it is Orange so early in the season important world cup qualifiers to play. “It is strange that these international matches are now all on the program. The one that did it, are the clubs. That are crucial for the competition.”

“There are more boys in the selection that have just begun to train, or for a while have not yet played. We will therefore focus should be careful or they have their tasks to perform well.”

Press conference Orange for the duel with France



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The 69-year-old Hagenaar considers, furthermore, that the duels are too close together. Orange will play Thursday against France and Sunday in the Johan Cruijff Arena all game against Bulgaria.

“There are now but two days between our two duels, that I have never experienced,” says Lawyer. “It is understandable, the clubs want their players back as soon as possible. So it gets shorter and shorter.”

Lawyer makes Thursday to his players to know who a goals, but the coach has in any case already have a clear style of play in mind.

“In the previous matches against France, we are still of the system was changed during the match; that error, we must now not again. We need especially from a good organization and we do not play well to win.”

Orange is third in qualifying group A with three points behind Sweden and France and one point ahead of Bulgaria. The crucial world cup kwalificatieduel between the Netherlands and France in Paris will begin Thursday at 20.45 hours.


Lawyer trains with Orange in preparation for France

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