Orange starts EURO qualifying with big win on belarus

The Dutch national football team is Thursday evening a good start to the kwalificatiereeks for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS 2020. ly by two goals and two assists, Memphis Depay was White Russia in The Cockpit with 4-0 records.

After an error in the back with the White Russians made Memphis within a minute, already 1-0 for the Orange and Georginio Wijnaldum signed for the 2-0-idle mode.

In the second half took advantage of Memphis a penalty kick (3-0) and ten man – Kenny Tete got injured, and Orange had already three times changed – it was still 4-0. Virgil van Dijk headed home just before time a cross from the excellent Memphis within.

It is for the first time since 2012 that is Orange with a winning start to the calendar year and the 4-0 is obviously a great start to the european CHAMPIONSHIP qualification. The other match in group C was by Northern Ireland at home with a 2-0 win in Estonia after goals from Niall commenting on the results, and Steven Davis.

The netherlands is going to as a result in the lead in group C, Germany has not yet played. For the Germans the match Sunday at 20.45 hours in the Johan Cruijff ArenA against Orange the first match in the european CHAMPIONSHIP qualification.

With a win, the Germans put the team of coach Ronald Koeman, who Thursday, his 56th birthday, a big step towards the CHAMPIONSHIP. The number one and two from the group qualify for the tournament next year in twelve different countries and there is also a chance via the play-offs for a EUROPEAN ticket to get.

Orange started with three players from Ajax and PSV. (Photo: Pro Shots)

Memphis active in the first half

Pre-warned Koeman that belarus is not to be underestimated should be, but it took Thursday, but fifty seconds and when was the real excitement from the match in The Cockpit. Some of them were Orange Igor Shitov thankful for. The White-Russian play played to short back to goalkeeper Andrei Gorbunov, which Memphis could be intercepted, the goalkeeper omspeelde and the ball in the empty goal tapped (1-0).

By the race off the shelves could Orange freely and continue playing with Memphis as the most industrious man. After ten minutes, it was the attacker, who by his club Olympique Lyon are basic place, also close to the 2-0. His hard shot flew just past the intersection.

In the 21st minute was the second Dutch goal a fact and this time was Memphis declarant. A cross from Denzel Dumfries came to the Orange-striker who laid the ball with the heel beautifully ready for Wijnaldum, who is close to the target cooling continued to (2-0).

With a margin of two on the scoreboard was the match as good as decided, already had Orange have to stay alert. Van Dijk blokte a shot of Yuri Kovalev, and a bet by Anton Putilo flew through a Dutch leg over.

Then it was just the Netherlands that attacking the clock struck. It still had 3-0 can be for rest, but this time it was a bet of Memphis besides.


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Pröpper comes as a substitute for The Roon

With the more offensive set Davy Pröpper for Marten de Roon, the hunt of Orange on goals scored after a rest further. Ryan Babel could have just not in a cross from Wijnaldum and a few minutes later, the Dutch got a much greater chance.

After a violation on Wijnaldum be the Italian referee Davide Massa to the penalty spot. Memphis went behind the ball, and made convincing for the fifteenth goal from his interlandcarrière (3-0).

Not long afterward, Kenny Tete the field for Dumfries, but that subbing was of short duration. The right back of Olympique Lyon handle all within a minute to his hamstring and because Koeman already three times changed – Quincy Promes was Babylon yet to come to replace – had to be Orange with ten man.

Due to the large lead, it was not a disaster. Also Promes as play continued Orange defensive pretty easily up against the weak White-Russians, but offensively, it was a lot less. Jasper Cillessen distinguished himself with a fine salvation on a hard shot from Anton Saroka.

In the final stage, knew the Netherlands are still an offensive rebound, and that resulted in the 4-0. Van Dijk headed home from close a cross inside, of Memphis, who with two goals and two assists crowned man of the match.

Memphis with two hits and two assists the luminary. (Photo: Pro Shots)

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