Ask: Liverpool goal Malen creates Wijnaldum honest with deft flick – PF
Pale Arsenal teen Donyell Malen pulled off an intellectual first-time pass to affect the Netherlands’ third honest in their final Euro 2020 neighborhood game with North Macedonia on Monday evening.
The Dutch were already 2-0 up and had grew to alter into on the fashion when, within the 58th minute of their game on the Johan Cruyff ArenA, Malen chanced on some residence preparing to the North Macedonian penalty save.
Frenkie de Jong fed him completely and, alongside with his first contact, Malen guided the ball between two defenders for Memphis Depay, whose shot used to be palmed away for Georginio Wijnaldum to hammer residence.
The honest used to be the Netherlands’ eighth of the match, making them top-scoring facet on the European Championship to date.
Malen had started neither of the first two of the Oranje’s games at this match, however appeared correct at residence playing up entrance alongside Depay in Frank de Boer’s 3-5-2 formation, also establishing the first honest with a excellent burst from deep.
Having scored 24 targets and bought eight assists this season for PSV within the 2020-21 season, Malen used to be already being linked to Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund, so his efficiency here used to be of puny shock to Dutch fans.
De Boer will completely be tempted to grab him within the personnel for the spherical of 16.
Two targets in seven minutes for @GWijnaldum 😎#NED are 𝐟𝐥𝐲𝐢𝐧𝐠 now ✈️#MKDNED | #ITVFootball | #Euro2020 pic.twitter.com/BHAkDnYaFQ
— ITV Football (@itvfootball) June 21, 2021
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