Poland 0-2 Holland: Goals from Man United target Cody Gakpo and Steven Bergwijn keep Louis van Gaal’s side above Belgium… but injuries hit for Memphis Depay and Teun Koopmeiners ahead of World Cup
- Holland winger Cody Gakpo scores opener against Poland in the 14th minute
- The Oranj lose Teun Koopmeiners and Memphis Depay to injuries in the match
- Steven Bergwijn made it two for Holland as he fired into the bottom corner
- Holland stay top of Nations League group 4 by three points over Belgium
Cody Gakpo scored early and Steven Bergwijn added a second to earn the Netherlands a 2-0 away win over Poland on Thursday and put them within one point of winning their Nations League group.
The unbeaten Dutch have now won four of their five League A Group Four games and are three points ahead of Belgium, who beat Wales 2-1.
The Dutch need only a draw at home to Belgium in Amsterdam on Sunday to secure a place in next yearâs four-team Nations League finals.
PSV winger Cody Gakpo scored the opening goal of the game for Holland against Poland
Gakpo has started the season in fine form and continued this with his second goal for Holland
Gakpo’s 13th-minute opener at the Narodowy Stadium came at the end of a slick passing move as the striker had only to tap home Denzel Dumfriesâ inch-perfect square pass after the Polish defence has been prised apart.
Bergwijn doubled the lead in the 60th minute, coming in off the left flank to play a clever one-two with substitute Vincent Janssen and curling the ball expertly into the net.
Holland’s Teun Koopmeiners was forced off early after picking up an injury in an aerial dual
Steven Bergwijn (pictured) fired in Holland’s second goal of the game against Poland
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