Van Breukelen think Orange “small miracle” to WK to get
Hans van Breukelen realize that it is for the Dutch national team is difficult to placement, to enforce for the world CHAMPIONSHIPS next year in Russia, has already the technical director of the KNVB confident.
“In words it is simple. We have to win four times and if you gelijkspeelt against France you will have a good chance,” says Van Breukelen for the camera of NUsport. “But we are of course troubled for, so we have a small miracle is needed. The tension is there.”
The next qualifier of the Orange is on June 9 at home against Luxembourg. After the summer the team of the new coach Dick Advocaat, except against France (out) against Bulgaria (home), White Russia (from) and Sweden (home).
Van Breukelen hopes that the appointment of a Lawyer ensures that Orange in a flow. “But a Lawyer can not only and players can also not only. Hopefully Dick and the players create an atmosphere that makes we are back in the winning mood.”
Van Breukelen: “Daily contact between Grim and Lawyer’
Because the season of Eggnog with his club Fenerbahçe is not over yet, is assistant coach Fred Grim in the friendly international matches against Morocco on Wednesday in Agadir) and Ivory coast (Sunday in Rotterdam, the netherlands) ultimately responsible. He does that in cooperation with the French Angle.
Although a Lawyer from Istanbul will have to watch, he is, according to Van Breukelen, already decisive in Orange. “Grim and Lawyer have daily contact. The selection has Dick in consultation with his assistants, determined, and also the way in which we are going to play against Morocco and Ivory coast.”
The technical staff are having, however, affected by the fact that many internationals still have obligations to their club, and only later connecting.
“It is a strange period”, says Van Breukelen. “Fred and French get there is still a wisp of the players, and that is not easy. It is rowing with the oars you have. But I hope that Orange in the friendly matches, something may drop that gives confidence in the direction of Luxembourg. A game that we should win.”
Morocco against the Netherlands begins Wednesday at 19: 30 hours (Dutch time) and is under the supervision of the Malian arbitrator Mahamadou Keita.
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