Emanuelson selected for Holland squad

Emanuelson selected for Holland squad

Urby Emanuelson has been selected for the first time for the Dutch national team, for the friendly match against Italy in the Amsterdam ArenA. Marco van Basten also picked Ajax players Nigel de Jong, Hedwiges Maduro, Ryan Babel and Wesley Sneijder.

The Holland squad for the match against Italy:
Goal: Van der Sar, Timmer; defence: Kromkamp, Boulahrouz, Vlaar, Ooijer, Mathijsen, Van Bronckhorst, Emanuelson, De Jong; midfield: Maduro, Landzaat, Sneijder, Cocu, Van der Vaart, Boateng; offence: Van Nistelrooy, Van Persie, Kuyt, Babel, Vennegoor of Hesselink, Castelen.