Bergwijn cut from Netherlands squad

Share on facebook
Share on whatsapp
Share on telegram
May 27, 2021
    Add a header to begin generating the table of contents
    Scroll to Top

    Steven BergwijnSteven Bergwijn joined Tottenham for £27m from PSV Eindhoven in January 2020

    Tottenham's Steven Bergwijn is among eight Netherlands players to miss out on manager Frank de Boer's final 26-man squad for the European Championship.

    Aston Villa's Anwar El Ghazi, who scored 10 Premier League goals in 2020-21, and Fulham's Kenny Tete have also been cut from the provisional squad.

    Uncapped duo Cody Gakpo, of PSV Eindhoven, and Ajax's Jurrien Timber, 19, are included.

    There is a return for 38-year-old goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg.

    Stekelenburg played at the 2010 World Cup final and has returned to action in the Eredivisie with Ajax after time as a reserve at Everton.

    Bergwijn, 23, started 13 Premier League games for Tottenham this season but struggled for playing time towards the end of the campaign.

    De Boer will be without injured Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk, who ruled himself out of Euro 2020 earlier this month as he continues to recover from knee ligament damage.

    Liverpool team-mate Georginio Wijnaldum, Manchester United's Donny van de Beek and Manchester City's Nathan Ake are among those included in the squad.

    The Netherlands will face Ukraine, Austria and North Macedonia in Group C when the Euros begin in June.

    Netherlands squad:

    Goalkeepers: Jasper Cillessen (Valencia), Tim Krul (Norwich City), Maarten Stekelenburg (Ajax).

    Defenders: Nathan Ake (Manchester City), Daley Blind (Ajax), Matthijs de Ligt (Juventus), Stefan de Vrij (Inter Milan), Denzel Dumfries (PSV), Jurriem Timber (Ajax), Patrick van Aanholt (Crystal Palace), Joel Veltman (Brighton), Owen Wijndal (AZ Alkmaar).

    Midfielders: Frenkie de Jong (Barcelona), Marten de Roon (Atalanta), Ryan Gravenberch (Ajax), Davy Klaassen (Ajax), Teun Koopmeiners (AZ Alkmaar), Donny van de Beek (Manchester United), Georginio Wijnaldum (Liverpool).

    Forwards: Steven Berghuis (Feyenoord), Luuk de Jong (Sevilla), Memphis Depay (Lyon), Cody Gakpo (PSV), Donyell Malen (PSV), Quincy Promes (Spartak Moscow), Wout Weghorst (Wolfsburg).

    Source

    Football
    Manchester United hit by Covid cases

    Manchester United won away at Norwich on Saturday Manchester United have recorded a number of positive Covid tests among players and staff following their 1-0 …

    Football
    ‘Gerrard uninterested in sentimental return’

    Steven Gerrard was warmly applauded by Liverpool fans when he entered the stadium Steven Gerrard strolled down the tunnel with barely a backwards glance or …

    Other
    Can Scotland curlers grab GB Olympic spot?

    Scotland's women's rink must emerge from a qualifying tournament to reach the Olympics, having won the European title at the end of last month. Eve …

    Subscribe
    Notify of
    guest
    0 Comments
    Inline Feedbacks
    View all comments
    May 27, 2021
      Add a header to begin generating the table of contents
      Scroll to Top
      • Bookmakers Bonus
      Fonbet

      Registration bonus up to 250 Euro!

      Winmasters
      Parimatch
      0
      Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
      ()
      x
      This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.