No Robben For Netherlands, El Ghazi Gets First Call Up

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Bayern Munich star, Arjen Robben has been omitted from the Netherlands squad, while Ajax player Anwar El Ghazi, gets his first call up.

Robben is currently suffering from an injury, he might be fit to join the squad later on, as Netherlands are nowhere near qualifying for the Euro 2016. But an abductor tear has seen Robben sidelined since August.

Virgil Van Dijk and Bad Dost were also called up, while Luuk De Jong didn’t make the cut due to injury.

Goalkeepers: Jasper Cillessen (Ajax), Tim Krul (Newcastle United), Jeroen Zoet (PSV).

Defenders: Daley Blind (Manchester United), Jeffrey Bruma (PSV), Daryl Janmaat (Newcastle United), Kenny Tete (Ajax), Jairo Riedewald (Ajax), Virgil van Dijk (Southampton), Terence Kongolo (Feyenoord), Karim Rekik (Olympique de Marseille).

Midfielders: Vurnon Anita (Newcastle United), Georginio Wijnaldum (Newcastle United), Davy Klaassen (Ajax), Wesley Sneijder (Galatasaray), Ibrahim Afellay (Stoke City).

Attackers: Memphis Depay (Manchester United), Anwar El Ghazi (Ajax), Bas Dost (VfL Wolfsburg), Quincy Promes (Spartak Moscow), Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (Schalke 04), Jeremain Lens (Sunderland), Robin van Persie (Fenerbahce).



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