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Klaassen scored afterwards for mother who broke a leg
Davy Klaassen’s mother broke her leg on Monday on the steps of the Al Thumama stadium. When the game between Senegal and the Netherlands started, Klaassen’s mother was taken to hospital. The Ajax midfielder himself knew nothing. “That was a good thing,” Klaassen, who was responsible for the 2-0, said to the General Journal. “I only heard about it afterwards. Conversely, my mother only heard about my goal then. In retrospect I can say that I also scored for her.’
Van Gaal asks wife Truus to make ‘a wippie’
The fact that Louis van Gaal is a relaxed national coach on Tuesday is evident from the images that can be seen on Tuesday through the channels of Today Inside. During the exit training of the Dutch national team, the wives and girlfriends of the staff members and players were allowed to take a look, including Louis van Gaal’s wife. In a relaxed conversation, Van Gaal asks his wife Truus to come to the hotel room: ‘Let’s make a seesaw’, he laughs.
First World Cup match Orange watched by ‘only’ 4.3 million viewers
The World Cup match between Senegal and the Netherlands (0-2) was watched by an average of 4.3 million people on Monday afternoon. In total, more than 6.3 million people watched the World Cup match. In 2014, the opening game of the Netherlands with Spain was watched by an average of more than seven million people. Whether the lower number of viewers on Monday has to do with a ‘World Cup boycott’ or the time or day of the match is unclear, the broadcaster reports. NOS.