The Netherlands started the mission of defending their title against Sweden-but the 1-1 draw was overshadowed by two injuries in the initial half. Sari van Veenendaal and also Aniek Nouwen had to leave the area early. While Nouwen is most likely just out for the next video game on Wednesday (9 p.m., survive on twist) versus Portugal due to her ankle joint injury, van Veenendaal has already finished the European Champion. She is currently going back to the Netherlands.


The goalkeeper and also captain of Oranje collided after an established piece with her team-mates Lynn Wilms from VfL Wolfsburg as well as Stefanie van der Gragt and injured her shoulder. In the beginning, the 32-year-old stayed in between the messages till she had to be dealt with once more after a tee shot and afterwards left the area. The medical checkup brought the Dutch ladies the trouble. It’s horrible information. Of all, of course, for Sari, but additionally for our whole group. We will certainly miss them significantly, Leeuwinnen train Mark Parsons is priced estimate as claiming in a news release.

Jacintha Weimar moves up

Rather than the captain, Daphne van Domselaar is most likely in charge-the 22-year-old has already bet Sweden. On top of that, the goalkeeper triad has actually currently been changed: Jacintha Weimar, that played for SC Sand last season, has signed up with the squad and also is taking a trip to England immediately. The Netherlands will certainly gain from a UEFA policy that states that goalkeepers, unlike outfield players, can be called up in case of a proven injury during the tournament.