This Plan Robben After Retirement from the Dutch national team
The shocking news came from Dutch star Arjen Robben Sbo88bet.org. The player who now defends Bayern Munich is announced to retire after scoring two goals against Sweden in the final game of 2018 World Cup qualifier on Wednesday (11/10/2017) early morning hrs.
Despite the positive results, the victory could not deliver the Netherlands to the finals in Russia next year. The reason, the Netherlands lost on goal difference from other participants.
After the game, Robben explained his future. He expressed readiness to focus his career with Bayern Munich.
“I am now 33. I am playing for a top club in Europe and I now want to concentrate on that,” Robben said.
“It’s also a good time to take over the baton I still feel very good and want to be at the top as long as possible,” Robben said.
Robben, who strengthened the Netherlands at the 2006, 2010 and 2014 World Cups, has scored 37 goals in 96 internationals for 14 years. His goal record is the same as Dennis Bergkamp.
Meanwhile, the certainty of the Netherlands eliminated from the 2018 World Cup is a bitter moment for 33-year-old players. The Netherlands for the second time in a row failed to compete in major football tournaments after last year also failed to perform at Euro 2016.
Even so, rousing remarks still given to Robben. As the game was over, Dutch supporters stood and applauded Robben, exclaiming, “Arjen, thank you”.
Robben was never remembered for failing to score against Spain in the 2010 World Cup final. Spain finally won 1-0 over extra time.