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Voller angry over Netherlands friendly

November 9, 2012
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Former Germany player and coach Rudi Voller has hit out at his country's friendly fixture in the Netherlands on Tuesday, saying: "Why is this match on?"

In a column for kicker, Voller - now Bayer Leverkusen's general manager - wrote: "No national team player has a break.

"Games like Schalke's comeback against Arsenal or Dortmund's 2-2 in Madrid stretch players to the limit. You can only play like that if you are going full throttle all the time. But how much stress can a player ...

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