ZWOLLE – Defender Philippe Sandler of PEC Zwolle have to wait longer for his debut in Jong Oranje. An ankle injury, the 21-year-old man from Amsterdam has been forced to coach Art Langeler to register for the upcoming international matches. Sandler belonged for the first time to the selection of Young Orange.
The defender in the winter break became property of Manchester City, but the season finishes in Zwolle, the netherlands already had a while load of his ankle. Sandler followed therefore last week a custom program. Trainer John van ‘t schip thought that Sandler Sunday, could start against Feyenoord, but in the warm-up proved that it was not. With Nicolás Freire on the place of Sandler next to the only sixteen-year-old basisdebutant Sepp van den Berg lost to PEC Zwolle 4-3.
Jong Oranje will play Thursday in Doetinchem, a friendly against a Young Belgium. Four days later, the european CHAMPIONSHIP qualifier against the peers of Andorra.