The winger is named in Bert van Marwijk's 29-man preliminary squad for the qualifiers coming up in October in Rotterdam and SolnaHoffenheim winger Ryan Babel has been recalled to the Netherlands squad ahead of the forthcoming Euro 2012 clashes with Moldova and Sweden.
The 24-year-old has been rewarded for his good form with the Bundesliga outfit by being included in coach Bert van Marwijk's 29-man pre-selection for the two games next month. The final squad for the Moldova clash on October 7 in Rotterdam and the trip to Solna four days later will be announced on Friday.
The 29-man roster also includes Roma goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg, who suffered concussion in a clash with Brazilian defender Lucio in his side's 0-0 draw with Inter on Saturday.
The pre-selection in full is:
|Gregory van der Wiel
|Mark van Bommel||AC Milan|
|Nigel de Jong
|Rafael van der Vaart||Tottenham Hotspur|
|Klaas Jan Huntelaar
|Luuk de Jong
|Robin van Persie||Arsenal|
|Arjen Robben||Bayern Munich|