of Robin van Persie with Manchester United in the season will compete with
two AC Milan striker who tomorrow will be equally uniformed Azzurri:
Stephan El Shaarawy and Mario Balotelli.
In a friendly match between Netherlands Vs Italy held at the Amsterdam Arena on Tuesday (02/06/2013). In the Premier League Van Persie has scored 18 goals and led the list of top scorer. That Statistics made him the most danger of Netherlands player in Europe so far. Closest to him is Georgino Wijnaldum, who had packed 15 goals for PSV Eindhoven, but he did not make the national team.
In this match Louis van Gaal set up six other attackers to support Van Persie, which Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, Dirk Kuyt, Ola John, Jeremain Lens, Ruben Schaken, and Ricky van Wolfswinkel.
In the Italy side, Cesare Prandelli include only the four attackers after Sebastian Giovinco injury during training yesterday. He was not looking for a replacement because Alberto Gilardino, Pablo Osvaldo, Balotelli, and El Shaarawy is still there.
The most interesting possible if the two last names were duet. El Shaarawy is most danger Italy player, by packing 15 goals in Serie A. When Italy beat France 2-1 in a trial last November, El Shaarawy scored his first international goal.
Balotelli? This guy was so attract media. Whatever he said and did - or both - has always been an interesting story. The last one he did was score two goals in his debut for Milan in Serie A.
In that game Balotelli immediately be used as a starter, a duet with El Shaarawy, and they survive in the field until the last minute. If they show tomorrow, it will be interesting.
Related to encounter Netherlands Vs Italy, the two countries have dueled 17 times since 1920. The Netherlands has a better record of winning seven times and lost only three times. When defeated his rival by 3-0 in Euro 2008, it was their first victory over Italy since 1978.
Van Gaal does not involve few senior players, Maarten Stekelenburg, Wesley Sneijder, Rafael van der Vaart and Arjen Robben. Swansea goalkeeper Michel Vorm was nevertheless called in because of injury. But Jonathan de Guzman replace his, as well as wing-back Ajax, Daley Blind.
Meanwhile Prandelli calling back Lazio goalkeeper Federico Marchetti, and Newcastle United's left-back Davide Santon. Just Santon and duo Paris St Germain Salvatore Sirigu and Marco Verratti, Prandelli called from the Italian players who are not playing in their own country.
Netherlands always win in four appearances in qualifying for the World Cup 2014. However, they are not yet to win from two trials: 2-4 defeat of Belgium and a 0-0 draw against Germany.
As for Italy, after losing 0-4 in the final of Euro 2012, has played six times. In their World Cup qualifying win three times, and draw three times. In the friendly, they lost 1-2 from England in August, and also 1-2 defeat at the hands of France in mid-November.