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Belgium and the Netherlands had to settle for a point apiece after a 2-2 draw in their UEFA WOMEN'S EURO 2009™ qualifier.
The Low Countries derby, played in Belgian town Eisden-Maasmechelen located just a few kilometres from the Dutch border, held even more significance than usual with just a point separating the sides and the home team due to play Switzerland – who are wedged between them in Group 4 – on Sunday. Kristel Verelst gave Belgium the lead twice during the game but each time they were pegged back by the visitors.
Verelst opened the scoring five minutes before half-time with an excellent lob but FC Utrecht midfielder Anouk Hoogendijk replied straight away for Vera Pauw's side. Twelve minutes after the break FCL Rapide Wezemaal forward Verelst struck again and it looked enough to give the home team all three points but Manon Melis earned the Dutch a draw which leaves them second behind section leaders Germany, with Belgium a further point back having played a game less.
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|1||Gave Van Poucke (GK)||1||Loes Geurts (GK)|
|2||Maud Coutereels||2||Dyanne Bito|
|3||Annelies Timmermans||3||Elisabeth Migchelsen (C)|
|4||Heleen Jaques||5||Daphne Koster|
|5||Hanne Van De Goor||7||Annemieke Kiesel-Griffioen|
|7||Marlies Verbruggen||10||Karin Stevens|
|8||Femke Maes (C)||12||Anouk Hoogendijk|
|10||Niki De Cock||17||Nangila Naomi van Eijk|
|20||Kirsten van de Ven|
|18||Tina Vanderauwera||16||Petra Dugardein (GK)|
|15||Marjorie De Rammelaere|
|12||Sofie Van Houtven (GK)||8||Karin Legemate|
|16||Anneleen Segers||11||Sylvia Smit|
|15||Claudia van den Heiligenberg|
|17||Berit Stevens||18||Janna Torny|
|14||Audrey Demoustier||22||Dominique Vugts|
|Anne Noë (BEL)||Vera Pauw (NED)|
|Maaren Olander (EST)|
|Eduard Rozov (EST), Pille Raadik (EST)|
|Leen Martens (BEL)|