The Dutch women football are out of the starting blocks, shot during the Algarve Cup. Orange was the first team contest against Japan within ten minutes with a 0-2 for and remained happy to continue with scoring. The match finally ended in a 2-6 victory.
Lieke Martens (r) scores twice against Japan.
Lieke Martens opened after four minutes, the score, Lineth Beerensteyn signed after eight minutes for the second goal for the European champion. The goalscorers were both also good for an assist.
After a half an hour play lap Siri Worm from a chopped off corner of the 0-3 in and four minutes later benefited Shanice van de Sanden, in her 50th international match of geblunder of the Japanese keepster: 0-4.
Also the Netherlands turned out to be the defense is not completely in order, and Emi Nakajima was able to rest for the 1-4 care. This was the cake, however, is still not on, because Stefanie van der Gragt did find the target. The defender headed home a corner within the drawing and as for the 1-5 standby.
After the break, went to the Netherlands where it left off: scoring. Martens was 1-6 on its name. The last word, however, was for Japan by Isao Iwabuchi in the 2-6 to let signs.
The Algarve Cup is the biggest friendly vrouwenvoetbaltoernooi. Also Denmark and Iceland are in Orange in the group.
Coach Sarina Wiegman in the south of Portugal do not rely on the potential basisspelers as Vivianne Miedema, Daniëlle van de Donk and Anouk Dekker. Japan, too, acted not in the strongest possible composition.