Cocu on the defensive over Andorra red card

September 8, 2005
By Theo Ruizenaar
AMSTERDAM, Sep 8 (Reuters) - Dutch midfielder Philip Cocu said his red card during his team's 4-0 defeat of Andorra on Wednesday was unjustified.

Two goals from Ruud van Nistelrooy helped the Netherlands stay in command of the group, but Cocu is likely to miss their two remaining games against the Czech Republic and Macedonia.

Marco van Basten's team are top with 28 points after 10 matches and a draw against the Czechs will seal their place in next year's finals in Germany.
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