Sunday, September 18, 2022 at 11:24 PM• Jonathan van Haaster • Last update: 23:24

Berry van Aerle thinks Denzel Dumfries is doing an excellent job at Internazionale. The former international lets you know that Football International. Dumfries is a fixed value in Simone Inzaghi’s team and is also regularly of great importance for attacking i Nerazzurri. Van Aerle predicts that he will become the permanent right back of the Dutch national team in the coming years.

As a basic player, Dumfries was unable to prevent Inter from losing 3-1 to Udinese on Sunday, but he still scored against Viktoria Plzen in the Champions League on Tuesday. For example, against Lecce, the ex-player of PSV, among others, was important with the winning goal in injury time. In addition, the 35-time international provides with his energy and rushes on the right for constant threat. It is therefore a foregone conclusion for Van Aerle that he will start at the World Cup, and afterwards. “What could be better? I don’t think anything, he is always there. Denzel is just Denzel, he gives so much energy to a team. He leads the battle and he is one of the leaders of the Dutch for me because of his game.”

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Van Aerle, who also came to 35 international matches for the the Dutch and won the European title in 1988, hopes that Dumfries and his teammates can repeat such a feat. However, Van Aerle also realizes that this will be a difficult task. “But Denzel can certainly write history and I wholeheartedly wish him that. If I were the national coach, I would always be the first to put him on paper. If he does not get injured or loses his form, in my opinion he will be the permanent right back for years. van Oranje. He is a man after my own heart.” Dumfries has competition at the Dutch from Devyne Rensch, among others.

Since his debut in the Eredivisie for Sparta, Dumfries has always taken a step up in his career. After his early years at Het Kasteel, he moved to Heerenveen, after which he was taken over by PSV after just one season. At the Eindhoven team, Dumfries was sold to Inter for just under fourteen million euros after the European Championship 2020, which took place in the summer of 2021. He has scored six goals and six assists in 40 Serie A games so far. In addition, he managed to seize the Coppa Italia and the Italian Supercup with his club.


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