Coach Ronald Koeman frustrated by the decision of Bas Dost to no longer to come for the Dutch national team.
The striker of Sporting Lisbon made Tuesday against the AD – known that he immediately stops if international because he doesn’t feel well in the shirt of Orange.
“Bass has to me personally been told, that I find very neat. I find it a pity that he stops, I saw certainly still a role for him in the Dutch national team”, says Koeman at OnsOranje.
“My start as a coach, I have said that I am the first of four international matches for players and modes to try out, so in that sense, there is a lot still open. But I respect the choice he makes, because I understand that he will feel longer.”
The 28-year-old Dost came late last month during the first interlandperiode under Koeman as basisspeler to an unfortunate occurrence of 66 minutes against England (0-1 loss), and then remained on the side against Portugal (3-0 win).
Dost was in Orange is often only a shadow of the player that he is currently Sporting. The striker came since his move to Portugal in the summer of 2016 to 84 official duels, which he prefers to 68 times scored. In 58 league games, he made 59 goals.