BEL vs NED
The Netherlands will be up against Belgium for the second semi-final of FIH Pro League in Amsterdam. The Netherlands lost their last match against Australia 1-4 while Belgium won their last match against Argentina 4-1 to gain entry into the semis. Now, both the teams will eye a win in the knock-out game when they meet for the semi-final. The Netherlands finished their league stage with 5 wins under their belt while Belgium finished on the second spot with 8 wins in 14 matches. The winner of this match will fight in the finals while the losing side will play for securing third place when they meet in the finals of the FIH Pro League.
Belgium and the Netherlands have played 14 matches against each other where both the teams have won six matches each while 2 matches have ended in a draw. Hence, a mouth-watering clash in on the cards when both the teams fight for a spot in the finals.
The match will be played in Wagener Stadium, Amsterdam on 28th June
Time – 23:30 IST
Netherlands – 06
8 June 2019: Belgium 0-4 Netherlands
9 June 2019: Netherlands 4-3 Belgium
Netherlands Men Hockey Squad
Seve van Ass, Sander Baart, Billy Baker, Lars Balk, Pirmin Blaak, Thierry Brinkman, Jorrit Croon, Jelle Galema, Jeroen Hertzberger, Jip Janssen, Bjorn Kellerman, Joep de Mol, Mirco Pruyser, Diede van Puffelen, Glenn Schuurman, Sam ven van der, Mink Weerden van der, Floris Wortelboer
Belgium Men Hockey Squad
Thomas Briels, Maxime Plennevaux, Sebastien Dockier, Cedric Charlier, Tanguy Cosnys, Tom Boon, Florent van Aubel, John-John Dohmen, Felix Denayer, Antoine Kina, Simon Gougnard, Victor Wegnez, Arthur van Doren, Gauthier Boccard, Loick Luypaert, Alexandre Hendrickx, Loic van Doren, Vincent Vanash
Goal-Keeper- S v d Ven
Defender- A v Doren, L Luypaert, J Janssen, G Schuurman
Mid-Fielder- B Bakker, S Gougnard, A Kina
Forward- T Boon, C Charlier, J Hertzberger
C Charlier and J Hertzberger are our captain/vice-captain picks for today’s match.