Euro 2020, Netherlands vs Austria: Top 5 players to watch out for in NED vs AUS:
Netherlands will have their eyes on a round of 16 berths when they host Austria at the Amsterdam ArenA on Thursday. Both the teams have registered one wins each and it is going to be a fierce battle between the two heavyweights.
Euro 2020, Netherlands vs Austria: Key Player 1
Memphis Depay(Netherlands): all eyes will be on Memphis Depay when the Netherlands take on Austria.
On the back of an excellent season for Lyon, the talismanic forward would be eager to replicate his form in the Euro 2020 this time.
With Depay continues to roam in a more free role his chemistry with the fellow attackers could play a key role in this match. A win in this game could ensure their place in the playoffs and nothing but a win will be the
Euro 2020, Netherlands vs Austria: Key Player 2
Frenkie de Jong(Netherlands): Netherlands do have a number of versatile midfielders and Frenkie de Jong is the best of the lots. His flair in passing and the ability to move the ball around will be a key factor in this match.
Euro 2020, Netherlands vs Austria: Key Player 3
Georginio Wijnaldum(Netherlands): Georginio Wijnaldum’s influence in the middle of the pitch cannot be ignored. With Frenkie de Jong and Marten de Roon sitting behind the versatile midfielder will have the licence to move in a more advanced role.
Euro 2020, Netherlands vs Austria: Key Player 4
David Alaba(Austria): Perhaps the most underrated player that the world has ever seen.
The 28 year old played the last match in the heart of the backline and is likely to be given the same duty. He needs to marshall his defence well in a bid to keep his country’s chance intact.
Euro 2020, Netherlands vs Austria: Key Player 5
Marcel Sabitzer(Austria): Marcel Sabitzer’s club form has been highly encouraging and we might see the player in a more important role against the Netherlands. Sabitzer ran the show against North Macedonia as he was equally effective on both sides of the pitch. With Austria well placed to reach the next round of the tournament Sabitzer could well be the man to watch this time around.