World Cup news

Sneijder ruled out

March 24, 2013
By ESPN staff
Holland midfielder Wesley Sneijder has been ruled out of Tuesday's World Cup qualifier with Romania with a groin injury, the Dutch federation (KNVB) has confirmed.

The Galatasaray star was set to miss out after picking up the problem in Friday's Group D win over Estonia. Manager Louis van Gaal said: "We will to wait and see but if you are substituted after half an hour, I don't think you`ve got a big chance of playing". And Sneijder has now left the squad to return to Turkey.

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