Netherlands v USA: FIFA 2022 Round Of 16 World Cup Match,Team News,Goal Scorers and Stats

Date: 03-12-2022 11:25 am (1 month ago) | Author: Olusanya Akinrinola
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Date: Saturday 3rd December, 2022
Time: 4:00 pm
Stadium  Khalifa International Stadium
Referee  Wilton Sampalo (Brazil)
Goal Scorer:

Team News
Netherlands
Netherlands defender Jeremie Frimpong suffered an injury scare with his ankle on Wednesday before making a return to full training on Thursday, but Denzel Dumfries was always expected to line up on the right anyway.

Van Gaal should therefore have all of his troops available, but Matthijs de Ligt and Nathan Ake are walking a tightrope and will miss any potential quarter-final match should they receive yellow cards here.

An unchanged lineup could very well be on the cards for Oranje here, as in-demand PSV Eindhoven starlet Gakpo aims to become the first-ever Dutchman to score in four successive World Cup matches.
Netherlands possible starting lineup:
Noppert; Timber, Van Dijk, Ake; Dumfries, De Roon, F. De Jong, Blind; Klaassen; Gakpo, Depay

USA
As for the USA, Pulisic is being monitored daily after suffering a pelvic contusion while scoring the winner against Iran, but the Chelsea attacker affirmed that he would be fine for Saturday in a congratulatory social media message posted from his hospital bed.

Berhalter also lost Josh Sargent to an injured ankle, although the extent of the damage will not become clear until the results of scans come through, while Weston McKennie is reported to be dealing with a quad problem to hand the USA another selection headache.

However, all three players are said to have good chances of being fit for the last-16 clash, so Berhalter will certainly look to stick with an untouched XI barring any late concerns.
USA possible starting lineup:
Turner; Dest, Carter-Vickers, Ream, Robinson; McKennie, Adams, Musah; Weah, Sargent, Pulisic
Prediction: Netherlands 2-0 USA


Posted: at 3-12-2022 11:25 AM (1 month ago) | Hero
- gogoman at 3-12-2022 02:27 PM (1 month ago)
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USA to win!!! ODD
Posted: at 3-12-2022 02:27 PM (1 month ago) | Grande Master
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