Passed Van den Berg is silent on conversation with coach

Passed Van den Berg is silent on conversation with coach

For Mandy van den Berg was an unpleasant surprise that they Monday passed was in the european CHAMPIONSHIP match in Tilburg against Belgium (2-1 win). The captain of the Oranjevrouwen spoke with coach Sarina Wiegman about the loss of her starting, but want to say.

“Or I for an explanation have asked? Of course, there is a conversation with the coach, but I want to me about exhausts. That is something between us. I’m there for the team and that is the most important,” says Van den Berg for the camera of NUsport.

In the previous two european CHAMPIONSHIP matches against Norway and Denmark was Van der Berg already changed in favor of Stefanie van der Gragt, who are against the Belgians centrally in the back of her place in the base took over. Nevertheless, saw Van den Berg does not arrive that the two year younger Of the Gragt, the preferred would get.

“It came unexpectedly. But I need some communication from the coach to accept it and that I have done. She sees it in a different way than I do and it’s not or I can find. The important thing is that I for everyone am.”


Van den Berg: ‘I am there for the team and that is the most important’


Van den Berg says that they soon find the button to convert when they heard that they would not start against Belgium. The 88-times international, who during the English Reading under the contract, supported her teammates from the bench and celebrated the feast after the third victory in as many group matches.

“What role I have within the team, I will fulfill. This feels therefore as my victory. I am one of the 23 players and it is now up to me to take me back to fight in the team.”

The next race of the Oranjevrouwen Saturday is the quarterfinals at De Vijverberg in Doetinchem. The opponent is Tuesday night known, and that is Germany, Sweden or Russia.

Oranjevrouwen to quarter-finals

The Oranjevrouwen after a 2-1 victory at Belgium in the quarter-finals of the european CHAMPIONSHIP.

It was for the duel, all are a crazy lot around the stadium.
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Both fan groups were comfortable with each other.

Anouk Dekker was already asked a head wound, but that could make her not hurt.

Sherida Pointed opened halfway through the first half the score.
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That led to great joy.

Belgium came after an hour at 1-1.

Martens determined the final standings at 2-1.

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