Title candidates held in check
Indeed: the draw is to be seen as an exclamation mark. The Dutch are one of the very hot contenders for the title at the tournament. Is individual “Young Orange” extremely strong. The playful and strong offensive is led by Kluivert, other top players from the Bundesliga are the Herthaners Javairo Dilrosun and Deyovaisio Zeefuik. The central defense is physically strong, defensive boss Sven Botman from the French first division club stands out Little out.
The Kuntz team countered German virtues and secured the point with a combative will after the unfortunate deficit. “It was a very emotional game, a high-level measurement”says Kuntz, who “extremely proud” on his team was: “It’s really fantastic. I’m as happy as Bolle about the equalizer. We didn’t give up until the end. That is really fantastic. It was a well-deserved draw at the end.”
Pieper: “Everything in your own hands”
Bielefeld’s Amos Pieper is already looking ahead. “We want to play our game. We have everything in our own hands”says the defender with a view to the final group game against Romania on Tuesday (March 30th, 2021). “Jong Oranje”, on the other hand, is under a lot of pressure. After the second draw, the team needs a win against Hungary in order to maintain their chances of advancing to the next round.
Stand: 28.03.2021, 10:00