Oranjevrouwen without passed captain Van den Berg against Belgium

Oranjevrouwen without passed captain Van den Berg against Belgium

The Oranjevrouwen start Monday night without Mandy van den Berg of the last team contest of the european CHAMPIONSHIPS against Belgium. The captain is passed over by a coach, Sarina Wiegman. Left outer Lieke Martens can start.

The 26-year-old Van den Berg was in the group matches against Norway (1-0 win) and Denmark (1-0 win) already changed. Stefanie van der Gragt came when central back for her in the field. This time, the 24-year-old Van der Gragt to the kick-off. Anouk Dekker is the other central defender of Orange.

Rechtsachterin performs Wiegman also a change, but that is because Desiree van Lunteren not fit. Liza van der Most, team-mate of van Lunteren in Ajax, replace her. Kika van Es is as expected to the full of Orange.

Jackie Groenen, Danielle van de Donk and Sherida Pointed, that the aanvoerdersband of Van den Berg takes over, again form the middenlinie. The 22-year-old Greens have to be careful, because a yellow card, she is suspended for a possible quarter-final.

The front of Martens is fit enough for a move. The vleugelspeelster, who recently signed for FC Barcelona, fell against Denmark with an ankle injury. Shanice van de Sanden and striker Vivianne Miedema to complete the forefront of Orange.

This eleven @oranjevrouwen going to start against Belgium! #BELNED #OnsEK


Time of placing
17:16 – 24 July 2017


The netherlands against Belgium begins Monday at 20.45 hours in Tilburg, the netherlands, and is under the leadership of the German arbitrator, Bibiana Steinhaus. The other team contest, between Denmark and Norway, is at the same time finished.

If Orange wins, or gelijkspeelt than the as group winners through to the quarter finals, which is Saturday, to be played.

When a defeat can be the Netherlands as the second continue, but should Denmark not winning it yet puntloze Norway.

Setup Orange: Van Veenendaal; Van der Most, Dekker, Van der Gragt and Van Es; Greens, From the Dark and Pointed; Van de Sanden, Miedema and Martens.


Video: ying Oranjefans in Tilburg for match Belgium-the Netherlands

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Summary: Results and program european CHAMPIONSHIPS women

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