Boulahrouz to play against Russia

Although he has just suffered a huge trauma after his prematurely born daughter died on Wednesday, Khalid Boulahrouz, nicknamed the Cannibal, decided to stay with the Dutch squad for the remainder of the Euro 2008 campaign to help them win the trophy. Boulahrouz will be determined more than ever to impress for Holland, possibly dedicating a goal to his wife Sabia and his unfortunate daughter. Playing on after such a tragedy shows the true passion that the defender holds for his nation.

All members of send out condolences to Khalid Boulahrouz and his wife Sabia Boulahrouz after their recent loss.

“I understand that it is really hard for Khalid and we will have to support him as best we can. Still, our focus has to be on Russia and that is what Khalid also wants. He is always allowed to go and visit his wife.” - Marco van Basten

One Response to “Boulahrouz to play against Russia”

  1. zebra10 Says:

    condolences to boulahrouz….good luck against russia! poor guy, hope he nets a goal coz he deserves to dedicate one for his family at this time

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