The Dutch team defeated Sweden in the match of the qualifying tournament for the 2018 world Cup – 2:0. Both ball held the captain of the Dutch Arjen Robben. The Dutch under the leadership of ex-coach of Russian national team of Dika of the Lawyer caught up with Sweden on points, but lost by difference of goals and missed in the play-offs. The Swedes went to the “joints” and the winner of the group have appeared on the world championship directly, was France.
In the composition of the Swedes 90 minutes played the defender of “Krasnodar” Andreas Granqvist and his teammate Viktor Klasson was replaced. The meeting was served by the Russian brigade of arbitrators led by Sergey Karasev.
Recall that Holland at the last two world Championships won medals – silver in the 2010 world Cup and bronze in the world Cup 2014.
In another match Monaco played out a draw with Bulgaria – 1:1. For the Bulgarians in the starting lineup came out Petar Zanev of Amkar and ivelin Popov from “Spartacus”. The first one was replaced in the 14th minute due to injury, Popov also played 90 minutes.
The Netherlands – Sweden – 2:0 (2:0)
Goals: Robben, 15 – penalty (1:0). Robben, 40 (2:0).
Holland: Cillessen, Tete (Anmat, 71), Rekik, van Dijk, aka, Vilhena, blind, Wijnaldum (class, 71), Robben, Janssen (Ven, 46), Babel.
Sweden: Olsen, Lustig, Granqvist, LindelEf, Augustinsson, Klasson (Svensson, 68), Johansson, Larsson (Olsson, 81), Forsberg, Berg, Toivonen (Thelin 76).
Warning: Blind, 44. Lustig, 55.
Referee: KARASEV (Russia).
Luxembourg – Bulgaria – 1:1 (1:0)
Goals: O. Till, 3 (1:0). Chochev, 68 (1:1).
Luxembourg: Joubert, Mallet, Phillips, Skenderovic, Joaquim (Sinani, 85), Jenisch, Jans (M. Martins, 81), K. Martins, O. till, Turpel, Rodrigues (Luxembourg’s Daniel da Mota, 60).
Bulgaria Iliev, Zanev (Nedyalkov, 14), Bodurov, S. Popov, Bozhykiv, I. Popov, Nedelev, Chochev, Slavchev (Rajnov, 62), Territories (Blocked By The Covering 49), Deliv.
Warning: Popov, 26. Bodurov, 35. Jans, 58. I. Popov, 62. Rajnov, 90+3.
Judge: Water (Hungary).