BELANDA 3 BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA 1 Frank de Boer lega dapat mengakhiri penantiannya meraikan kemenangan pertama sebagai pengurus Belanda dalam kemenangan 3-1 ke atas Bosnia-Herzegovina menerusi kempen Liga Negara-Negara (UNL).
A first win as coach of the Netherlands was satisfying for Frank de Boer.
Georginio Wijnaldum captained the Netherlands against Spain but would have preferred regular skipper Virgil van Dijk to have been present.
Donny van de Beek's frustrating start at Man United is not concerning Frank de Boer, who was not so calm about Virgil van Dijk's injury.
After seeing the Netherlands train like "young hyenas", Frank de Boer felt they were ready for a tactical change against Italy.
The Netherlands were unable to break down a resilient Bosnia-Herzegovina in Zenica, though a point helps neither in Group A1.
Mexico inflicted a 1-0 defeat on the Netherlands in Frank de Boer's first game in charge of Oranje but he said his focus is on the future.
Raul Jimenez scored from the penalty spot as Mexico beat the Netherlands 1-0 in a friendly at Johan Cruijff Arena.
Daley Blind, Steven Berghuis and Donyell Malen are back under new Netherlands coach Frank de Boer, while Teun Koopmeiners could debut.
New Netherlands boss Frank de Boer was on the coaching staff at the 2010 World Cup, but he feels the current squad is even better.