Liverpool fans react to Georginio Wijnaldum's performance against Germany

(L-R) Quincy Promes of Holland, Georginio Wijnaldum of Holland, Matthijs de Ligt of Holland during the UEFA Nations League A group 1 qualifying match between The Netherlands and Germany at...

Germany were hammered 3-0 by Netherlands on Saturday night.

(L-R) Quincy Promes of Holland, Georginio Wijnaldum of Holland, Matthijs de Ligt of Holland during the UEFA Nations League A group 1 qualifying match between The Netherlands and Germany at...

Netherlands picked up a real statement victory on Saturday night as they hammered great rivals Germany 3-0 at the Amsterdam Arena.

Germany are desperate to hit back having been knocked out of the World Cup in the group stage, but suffered even more humiliation as they took on Ronald Koeman's side.

Whilst Thomas Muller forced Jasper Cillessen into a first half save, Netherlands took complete charge of the game, and went in front when Virgil van Dijk headed home from close range after Ryan Babel's effort hit the crossbar.

 

Quincy Promes crossed for Memphis Depay to score the third late on, and Georginio Wijnaldum went on a superb driving run before slamming home the third in added time.

Germany may now be relegated from their group in the UEFA Nations League, and whilst there will be an inquest into what on earth is happening to Joachim Loew's side, Netherlands are thriving.

Ronald Koeman has his side winning and playing well, which is imperative after missing the last two major tournaments - and midfielder Wijnaldum played a key role even outside of his goal.

Netherlands' midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Nations League football match between Netherlands and Germany, on October 13, 2018 at Johan...

Wijnaldum often plays as a holding midfielder for Liverpool right now, but he was given more of a license to go forward on Saturday, and certainly impressed with an outstanding goal.

Liverpool fans then took to Twitter and called for manager Jurgen Klopp to use Wijnaldum in a more attacking role, believing he can finally solve their No. 10 problems, noting that it's time for Wijnaldum to be let loose having played a reserved role this season.

 

Jerome Boateng of Germany and Georginio Wijnaldum of Netherlands battle for the ball during the UEFA Nations League A group one match between Netherlands and Germany at Johan Cruyff Arena...

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