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Sneijder & Kuyt join Robin Van Persie in Netherlands national team selection

2014-02-20 06:51:07


Wesley Sneijder and Dirk Kuyt selected for the Netherlands national team

Dirk Kuyt and Wesley Sneijer have been selected for the Netherlands national team ahead of the international against France.

National team coach Louis Van Gaal has called up five uncapped players, forwards Jean-Paul Boetius and Quincy Promes, midfielders Davy Klaassen and Davy Propper, and defender Karim Rekik, will hope to be involved for the first time.

Netherlands will face France in Paris on 5 March.

The provisional 33-man squad is as follows:

Goalkeepers: Jasper Cillessen (Ajax), Tim Krul (Newcastle United), Maarten Stekelenburg (Fulham), Kenneth Vermeer (Ajax), Michel Vorm (Swansea City), Jeroen Zoet (PSV Eindhoven);

Defenders: Daley Blind (Ajax), Jeffrey Bruma (PSV Eindhoven), Daryl Janmaat (Feyenoord), Bruno Martins Indi (Feyenoord), Karim Rekik (PSV Eindhoven), Paul Verhaegh (Augsburg), Ron Vlaar (Aston Villa), Stefan de Vrij (Feyenoord), Joel Veltman (Ajax) Gregory van der Wiel (Paris Saint-Germain)

Midfielders: Jordy Clasie (Feyenoord), Leroy Fer (Norwich City), Nigel de Jong (AC Milan), Siem de Jong (Ajax), Davy Klaassen (Ajax), Davy Propper (Vitesse), Stijn Schaars (PSV Eindhoven), Wesley Sneijder (Galatasaray), Kevin Strootman (Roma)

Forwards: Jean-Paul Boetius (Feyenoord), Memphis Depay (PSV Eindhoven), Dirk Kuyt (Fenerbahce), Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (Schalke), Luciano Narsingh (PSV Eindhoven), Quincy Promes (FC Twente), Robin van Persie (Manchester United), Arjen Robben (Bayern Munich)



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