Saturday, October 11, 2008

Netherlands vs Iceland Rotterdam

European Zone Group 9 leaders The Netherlands face Iceland at Rotterdam's De Kuip Stadium today in a 2010 World Cup qualifying game.

Stadion Feyenoord.

The Netherlands have injury problems with Arjen Robben, Robin van Persie and Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink all out and Manchester United keeper Edwin Van der Saar coming out of retirement for the next two games to cover for a crocked Maarten Stekelenburg. Netherlands face Norway in Oslo on Wednesday in their next fixture.

Despite their injuries, the Oranje are the bookies' favorites to win this match.

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