The Dutch national team is the second part of the preparation for the final of the Nations League started with a decided training. Orange trained Friday in the Portuguese Lagos with a fully fit group.
Only Virgil van Dijk and Georginio Wijnaldum were still missing. They play Saturday with Liverpool in the Champions League final against Tottenham Hotspur and report Monday in the south of Portugal.
The players of the Dutch team arrived Friday afternoon in Lagos, where they to Tuesday training. Wednesday they go to Guimarães, where a day later the semi-final of the Nations League against England takes place.
Portugal and Switzerland are a day before facing each other in the other semi-final. The final battle of the Nations League is Sunday night in Porto and played in the consolation class is a few hours earlier on the program in Guimarães.
Tete and Weghorst fell from pre-selection
Orange began the first part of the preparation for the Nations League last Saturday in sacramento. Kenny Tete hooked a day later, during the training, injured, and fell like Wout Weghorst from the pre-selection.
Also Steven Berghuis, Terence Kongolo and Pablo Rosario were among the dropouts from the pre-selection. Jeroen Zoet is the trip to Portugal because he was at the birth of his child.
The match between the Netherlands and England starts on Thursday at 20.45 hours in Guimarães.