The Netherlands which team is led by Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk and under his leading, the Dutch are doing well. Earlier today, like the most of the European teams, they are playing the UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying round and they faced Estonia. The Netherlands found the 3rd victory in Euro 2020 qualifying phase and this time their opponent was Estonia.
The international break is going on and so, the league competitions are paused for two weeks almost. Most of the players are spending time with their national team and so, the Reds defender Van Dijk is also the same. He is leading the Netherlands in the UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying phase and including the last match, his team has found the 3rd victory in the qualifying round. Now, they are holding the 3rd position on the point table.
The team of Van Dijk is placed into Group C and they have quite strongest opponents in their group. They are Germany, Northern Ireland, Belarus and Estonia. Germany and Northern Ireland are holding the top two positions though considering the strength, the Netherlands should be in the 2nd position at least.
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Earlier, the Dutch team played three matches in the qualifying round and managed two victories. Now, earlier today, they played the 4th match and by destroying Estonia, they have kept the winning-streak continue. At the opponent’s home venue earlier today, the match of Group C took place where the Dutch team won by a 4 – 0 goal. For the guest team, Babel scored two goals where Depay and Wijnaldum scored one goal each. So, the Dutch left the ground with a big victory.
By playing four matches, the 1988 UEFA Euro winner Netherlands managed three victories and gathered 9 points so far. Since the beginning of the match, the Netherlands started to make the attacks and in the 17th minute, they went ahead. Babel found the net but the goal was assisted by Blind.
Football: Babel double boosts Netherlands Euro hopes in Estonia win https://t.co/8HfMcEnMZB
— The Straits Times (@STcom) September 9, 2019
In the 29th minute, Babel made the cross but the head v could not find the mark. So, the difference remained the same. At the beginning of the 2nd half, Babel scored the 2nd goal and made the difference double. The 32nd years old forward found the net through his head where Depay made the cross. In the 76th minute of the game, with the left foot shot, Depay made the scoreline 3 – 0 and finally, in the 87th minute, Wijnaldum secured the big victory.