Georginio Wijnaldum is given a bit more freedom from his club than his country, and loves every minute of it.
Netherlands beat Belarus 2-1 on Sunday at the Dinamo National Olympic Stadium in Minsk, and the Liverpool midfielder supplied both goals including a smashing effort from distance.
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Wijnaldum, who turns 29 next month, gets a short pass and takes a touch to the middle of the park before unleashing this shot about 25 yards from goal.
He’s now scored in three of his last four EURO qualifiers, and has seven goals and three assists in his last 10 caps.
Wijnaldum now has 15 goals in 60 career caps.
The Dutch are three points ahead of Germany and Northern Ireland with 15 points, though the Germans can join them on 15 with a defeat of Estonia this afternoon.