Will Euro 2021 be its time? “I think Vanheusden can benefit from it”

Will Euro 2021 be its time?

The postponement of Euro 2020 is likely to see some of our central defenders approaching the expiration date. Many may even have planned to say goodbye this summer. But others can gain momentum …

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Vanheusden Zinho

This is particularly the case with Zinho Vanheusden (20 years old): the pillar of Standard was certainly not guaranteed a place in the 23 of Roberto Martinez this summer (he has not yet been called once in team A) and his season has alternated the excellent and not so good. All agree on the talent of the record transfer of the Rouches, but also on its need to continue.

“He is the first one that comes to mind when I think of defenders who could make a place for themselves in the group by Euro 2021,” said Eddy Snelders, himself a former Standard player. “He has yet to progress, to show that he can take on the role of figurehead at Standard … and leave his kung fu gestures behind him”, he jokes in reference to the gesture of Vanheusden against Sint-Truiden . “This extra year can bring him a lot.”


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