The Manchester United midfielder has suffered an injury that will prevent him from playing in the upcoming tournament.
will miss this summer’s European Championships due to injury. The Dutch FA confirmed the formerAjax
midfielder won’t recover in time for the upcoming Euros and
Frank de Boer
, the team's coach, will not call up a replacement for the tournament.
“Donny van de Beek misses EURO 2020”
“Van de Beek has to let the European Championship pass by. The midfielder is struggling with an injury. As a result, he is not available in time for EURO 2020. Frank de Boer will not call a replacement for Van de Beek. Get well soon, Donny!”
Van de Beek joinedManchester United
from Ajax last summer. However, the 24-year-old has struggled for game time under
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
as he has found himself behindBruno Fernandes
in the pecking order. Van de Beek’s Manchester United teammateMarcus Rashford
shared a message of support after the injury news was confirmed by the FA on Tuesday.
“Sorry mate @Donny_beek6 take some time for yourself and keep your head high.”
Rashford wrote on hisTwitter account
The Netherlands will start their Euro 2020 campaign with a match against
next Sunday. Frank de Boer’s side will continue their Group C matches with two games against
on June 17 and 21.