LISBON – The Dutch national team meets on Monday 26 march in Geneva, switzerland, the Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo. Coach Fernando Santos has the 33-year-old attacker of Real Madrid included in his selection for the oefeninterlands with Egypt and Orange. Under more Pepe (Besiktas), Nani (Lazio) and Renato Sanches (Swansea City) are missing.
Pepe has a broken toe. The sabres defender was in the last international match of Portugal (2-0 gain on Switzerland) is still the captain.
The Portuguese at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia classified in group B with Spain, Morocco and Iran. Orange missing out on the global stage.
The Dutch national team plays on Friday the 23rd of march the first match under the new coach Ronald Koeman. In the Amsterdam ArenA is the world-ganger England the opponent. Three days later, the international match against Portugal at the program.