Three weeks before the start of the world cup women in France can be a coach, Sarina Wiegman of the Oranjevrouwen really going to start with the preparation. They welcomed Monday in Zeist, the netherlands, a large part of her selection.
Wiegman was last week with a few players from the world cup selection, complemented with talents and players from the reserve list, already started to train.
Monday, locks, among others, Sari van Veenendaal, Vivianne Miedema, Jackie Groenen, Daniëlle van de Donk, Desiree van Lunteren and Jill Roord to the group.
Later in the week to follow Loes Geurts, Sherida Pointed and Stefanie van der Gragt, who Saturday as invalster with FC Barcelona outgunned in the final of the Champions League against Olympique Lyon (4-1 defeat).
Since defender Van der Gragt by injuries for a large part of the season was missing, she starts already on Thursday with training in Zeist, the netherlands. Monday closing the vleugelspitsen Lieke Martens (Barcelona) and Shanice van de Sanden (Lyon) as the last.
First world CHAMPIONSHIP duel Orange on June 11
For Orange start the world cup on 11 June in Le Havre with a duel with New Zealand. Four days later Cameroon is the opponent in Valenciennes, the group stage is on June 20 ended with the match against Canada in Reims.
The numbers one and two and the four best numbers three of the six groups of four teams reach the knock-out stages. In the run-up to the world cup exerts the Netherlands on 1 June in the Philips Stadium against Australia.
Check out the selections for the world cup women 2019