Sevilla's Luuk de Jong loses all that remains of the Eurocup due to injury
Sevilla FC's Dutch forward Luuk de Jong He injured his knee in training this Tuesday with the national team and the rest of the season will be out. Eurocup, announced the selection of the Netherlands.
The 30-year-old, 38-time international, injured his left knee in a hit with his partner Cody Gakpo and he left the field helped by his companions.
The selector Frank de boer, who had only counted on Luuk de Jong for a few minutes as a refreshment in the Netherlands' victories against Ukraine (3-2) and Austria (2-0), will not be able to summon another striker, so his squad for the rest of the Eurocup stays in 24 footballers.
The Dutch national team, ranked first in the Group C with three wins in three games, will play the round of 16 next Sunday in Budapest at 18.00 CET (19.00 GMT) against the third of the group D (Czech Republic), AND (Spain, in the absence of a match) or F (Portugal, in the absence of a match).