The Netherlands , who finished second at the World Cup three times, re-entered the top international tournament eight years after his departure , winning 2–0 against Senegal in a GROUP A match thanks to last-gas goals from Cody Gakpo and back-up David Klaassen .
Failure is over
Despite failing to qualify for FIFA’s 2018 World Cup , the Dutch are undefeated in 16 games under coach Louis van Gaal , who currently holds the record for most wins in Dutch football with 38 wins, over Dick Advocaat ever achieved.
What are the next steps for the winners?
The Dutch joined Ecuador , “three points” 2-0 wins against Qatar on Sunday, now, with the top two teams facing each other on November 25 , Friday night.
Sometimes I think we’re a little rushed
“I think we were a bit rushed at times to impose things,” explains captain Virgil van Dijk from the Netherlands . “But in the long run, Cody handled it exceptionally well.”It is very good for the Dutch team, they come back to the event very early and the Dutch fans are very happy with their victory over Senegal . Now they are ready for the next game, and they are proud to have won that game too.
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