Sneijder and Van der Vaart picked for Holland

Holland coach Dick Advocaat has picked Ajax players Wesley Sneijder and Rafael van der Vaart for the friendly international match against Belgium.

Sneijder and Van der Vaart are two of the 22 players called up for the test match against Belgium. The 'Derby of the Low Countries' is the second time that 18-year old Wesley Sneijder has been picked for Holland's senior squad. For Rafael van der Vaart it is his eighth match with the Dutch seniors.

Holland will face Belgium in Brussels on Wednesday August 20. Van der Vaart and Sneijder will play against their Ajax teammates Wesley Sonck, Jelle van Damme and Tom Soetaers, who will all represent Belgium.