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Oranjevrouwen take Sweden in quarter-finals european CHAMPIONSHIPS, Germany, by

Oranjevrouwen take Sweden in quarter-finals european CHAMPIONSHIPS, Germany, by

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The Dutch football should be Saturday in the quarterfinals of the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in their own country against Sweden.

The Scandinavians insured is Tuesday night despite a 2-3 defeat against Italy in the second place in group B, Saturday a meeting with the Oranjevrouwen in Doetinchem awaits you.

Sweden came by Daniela Sabatino up to two times to catch up to The scotland the tun, but through Lotta Schelin (penalty) and Stina Blackstenius came the team of coach Pia Sundhage two times alongside. Cristiana Girelli made in the final stage, yet for the Italian victory.

Last year ended Sweden second at the Olympic Games. In the final found Germany a bit too big in Rio de Janeiro. Four years ago at the previous european CHAMPIONSHIPS, when in their own country, was the semi-final of the terminus for the European championship of 1984.

Defending champion Germany won with 2-0 of Russia and crowned himself as to top of their group. Both goals came from the strafschopstip. Babett Peter and Dzsenifer Marozsan were from eleven-metre spot-on in the Utrecht Galgenwaard stadium.

Sweden and Germany to quarter finals european CHAMPIONSHIPS

Sweden is Saturday, the next obstacle for the Oranjevrouwen on the way to european CHAMPIONSHIPS gold.
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Italy was in Doetinchem with 2-3 strong, but nevertheless assured the Scandinavians themselves from the second place in group B.
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Saturday at 18.00 pm and the quarterfinals the Netherlands-Sweden at De Vijverberg.
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Defending champions Germany crowned themselves thanks to a 2-0 victory at Russia are top of their group.
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Our eastern neighbours play Saturday at 20.45 hours against Denmark, the number two from the pool of the Netherlands.
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Oranjevrouwen

The netherlands qualified Monday for the quarterfinals. The team of coach Sarina Wiegman was in Tilburg with 2-1 too strong for Belgium, and added it as number one of group A in the last eight nations at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS.

Wiegman is “pretty happy” that the Netherlands is well-liked, eight times champion of Germany cannot avoid in the quarter-finals. “Sweden has an incredibly experienced team, with a couple of players that all tig tournaments end on their name and at big clubs in Europe to play football. We need Saturday really is top to come through.”

The coach of Orange acknowledges that the odds are greater against Sweden than against Germany. “Both are top teams, but Germany is just a step further. Germany takes the prices, Sweden is always right up against it. That is what was my preference there. But that certainly doesn’t mean that we are easily going to win.”

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Olympic qualifier

The last mutual was in march, when the Netherlands 1-0 won in the framework of the Algarve Cup. Last year was 1-1 in the olympic qualifying tournament, leaving Sweden to Rio if. “That we are not yet forgotten. But we are a lot further than when, this team has experienced an enormous development. Saturday we get the chance to our audience to see.”

Saturday plays Orange at 18: 00 at De Vijverberg against Sweden. Germany takes it to 20.45 hours at The Castle in Rotterdam against Denmark. For Russia and Italy, both on three points ended up, is it in the Netherlands.

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