The Dutch hockeysters intervene against Germany’s tenth European title

The Dutch hockeysters come Sunday here in Belgium, for the tenth time in the European championship table. In the final, it was Germany’s 2-0 reserved. That led the Orange in addition to a ticket to the Olympics.

Kelly, History was made in Antwerp, is responsible for the 1-0. The peak was at the end of the first quarter of the spot with a tip-in. For a minute, for a period of time moved Lidewij Welten of the 2-0, in the left a target.

The orange was up against the tough Germany, which, in the history of the past five times before the opponent in the european CHAMPIONSHIP final was also just a few opportunities. It was, therefore, a long tense.

The team of head coach Alyson Annan has defended the title in Antwerp, which is the second anniversary of the storm. Amber was previously in a 1984, 1987, 1995, 1999, 2003, 2005, 2009 and the 2011 European champion. With ten titles in the Netherlands the record holder.

Orange-the tournament was difficult, started with two draws in the first two group stage matches. Against Russia, it was a 14-0 win for the confidence today, and then England in the semi-final battle, also with a significant difference (8-0) has been on a solid background.

Lidewij Welten made in a minute, for a period of time, for a final 2-0. (Photo: Pro-Shots)

History turns Orange and soon in the lead

Germany started the Orange is somewhat difficult, but after some ten minutes, took over as the team with the initiative firmly in their hands. This resulted, inter alia, two strafcorners, but a specialist Caia van Maasakker gave up its efforts, not on purpose. The penalty corner went would not be good for the final.

Present but it has to be spot-on. The striker scored with a tip-in after an excellent preparatory actions of Eva, the Better. The captain took the ball hard into the circle, where you should Present a good loopactie accurate it was.

In the second quarter was the Orange bit by bit. The team has appeared regularly at the circle, without any real danger to it. The German defense grossierde at that stage of the green card. However, the German Movements, Maertens just before half-time for the goal keeper Anne Veenendaal, who is in the world’s effort clears the way to get it.

It was the tenth european cup title for a record-holder in the Netherlands. (Photo: Pro-Shots)

Germany may be a long time to hope, to shoot-outs

After we had a number of opportunities, are scarce, on both sides, even if it was with the name Frederique Matla, in the third quarter of the asset. She found it after a good action on the keepers, Julia Sonntag, that is, the short corner is well done.

In the last twenty five years, kept the Orange in the back, very friendly, and had a penalty corner and a chance of a final 2-0 to make it. Tom Stem – the plant operator to Van Maasakker was at that moment in the bank was, however, not to store it.

Germany played in the final without any goal keeper in the hope that shoot-outs are to be enforced, but from a quick counter, it was the Orange that scored. Laurien Leurink employee Welten and so, for the decisive hit against the boards.

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