Netherlands will host Brazil in an international friendly match Wednesday 20 August in Nijmegen at 19:00 local time.
Key player for Netherlands in the UEFA U-19 Women’s Championship, Vivianne Miedema joins the senior squad.
For Netherlands, the friendly match is part of the preparation for the final two group matches in the qualifying round for the FIFA Women’s World Cup in 2015 in Canada. The winners of the groups will qualify directly for the World Cup. The four best runners-up compete in October during the playoffs for a place for the final tournament. Netherlands is currently second in the group.
Brazil are currently preparing for the 2014 Copa America in Ecuador, which will take place next month.
Roger Reijners has selected the following players to take part in the international friendly match against Brazil: Eshly Bakker (Ajax), Mandy van den Berg (Vittsjö GIK), Dyanne Bito (Telstar), Angela Christ (PSV/FC Eindhoven), Anouk Dekker (FC Twente), Daniëlle van de Donk (PSV/FC Eindhoven), Loes Geurts (Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC), Stefanie van der Gragt (Telstar), Claudia van den Heiligenberg (Ajax), Petra Hogewoning (Ajax), Anouk Hoogendijk (Ajax), Dominique Janssen (SGS Essen), Desiree van Lunteren (Ajax), Lieke Martens (Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC), Manon Melis (Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC), Tessel Middag (Ajax), Vivianne Miedema (Bayern München), Liza van der Most (Ajax), Marlous Pieëte (Ajax), Sherida Spitse (LSK Kvinner FK), Sari van Veenendaal (FC Twente), Mandy Versteegt (Ajax), Siri Worm (FC Twente).
Vadão has selected the following players to represent Brazil: Andreia Suntaque, Thaís Picarte, Luciana, Tayla, Bruna Benites, Calan, Mônica, Fabiana, Rilany, Poliana, Tamires, Formiga, Thaísa, Bia, Andressa Machry, Maurine, Raquel, Andressa Alves, Cristiane, Chu, Darlene, Giovânia – View more details on the Brazil team selection.
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