Seiko will field practically a Dutch team when they tackle Argentine champions Boca Juniors in an exhibition match at the Hongkong Stadium this afternoon.
GV BOCA kick off.
GV Diego Maradona (BOCA) takes free kick ball, travels along the ground, and is knocked on at close range by BOCA attacker. 1-0 players celebrate.
LV second half, BOCA attacker beats offside trap and scores. 2-0. players celebrate, zoom into GV.
GV Maradona attacks, SEIKO defend and ball goes out of play. Final scores 2-0 to BOCA.
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Background: Seiko will field practically a Dutch team when they tackle Argentine champions Boca Juniors in an exhibition match at the Hongkong Stadium this afternoon.
The Watchmen will be led by former ace German striker Gerd Mueller and the only other non-Dutch players in the initial lineup drafted by coach Chan Fai-hung and of course Hongkong's "treasure" Wu Kwok-hung.
Besides Mueller,scorer of West Germany's winning goal in the 1974 World Cup final against Holland, Seiko will be strengthened by Dutch guest players Wim Suurbier and Arie Staveren.
"Der Bomber" Mueller will head the attack with Kees Storm and Staveren of the flanks. This formidable combination, if they click, should give the Argentine defenders a tough time.
In training, however, 36-year-old Mueller had obviously lost his magic touch but then he is a striker in a class of his own and no doubt will be an asset to Seiko.
Argentine international Roberto Mouzo will lead the challenge against Mueller and company with the assistance of burly centre-backs Oscar Ruggeri and Hugo Alves.
The star attractions of the match, Diego Maradona will be the key man in the Argentine champions link with fellow national teammate Miguel Brindisi and Uruguay international Ariel Krasouski giving the support.