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Wednesday August 20 2014
Provisional Dutch squad for Italy

The provisional Dutch squad to face Italy in a friendly on September 4 includes Stefan de Vrij and Nigel de Jong.

Coach Guus Hiddink named an initial group of players for the game, to be played in Bari on September 4.

It will be the first match in charge for new Azzurri boss Antonio Conte.

There are two Serie A based players in the list, namely Lazio defender De Vrij and Milan midfielder De Jong.

The Oranje welcome back Rafael van der Vaart and Gregory van der Wiel, who missed the World Cup due to injury.

New Napoli signing Jonathan de Guzman is not included.

Netherlands squad for Italy: Cillessen, Vorm, Krul, Zoet; Van der Wiel, Janmaat, Pieters, Martins Indi, Blind, Veltman, Verhaegh, Vlaar, De Vrij; Clasie, Fer, Nigel De Jong, Sneijder, Wijnaldum, Van der Vaart; Lens, Huntelaar, Van Persie, Depay, Kuyt, Robben

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