It’s still all to play for in Group A. The Netherlands will take on Qatar at 3:00 pm GMT today, at Al Bayt Stadium. Here’s the confirmed Netherlands vs Qatar Starting XI.
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The host nation Qatar are already out after back-to-back defeats. On the other hand, the Oranje will safely qualify with a draw. However, Memphis Depay and co. will look for a bigger win to finish ahead of Ecuador (if Ecuador beat Senegal).
Netherlands vs Qatar | Group A
Date: Tuesday, 29 November 2022
Start Time: 4:00 pm Dutch Time | 6:00 pm Qatar Time
Venue: Al Bayt, Al Khor
Netherlands’ Starting XI vs Qatar
|Manager||Louis van Gaal|
|Defender||Timber, van Dijk, Ake|
|Midfielder||Dumfries, de Roon, de Jong, Blind; Klaassen|
Memphis Depay came off the bench against Ecuador and looked better. The Barcelona forward will start against Qatar. PSV Eindhoven youngster Cody Gakpo is nailed on, scoring 2 goals in two games in the World Cup. He will start alongside Depay in the frontline.
Qatar’s Starting XI vs Netherlands
|Defender||Miguel, Mohammad, Khoukhi, Fadlalla, Al Amin|
|Midfielder||Haydos, Madibo, Hatem|
|Forward||Almoez Ali, Akram Afif|
Al-Sadd goalkeeper Barsham replaced Al Sheeb last game against Qatar. He will start again. Almoez Ali and Akram Afif will take the frontline to finish off their World Cup campaign.