Galatasaray defender Donk makes Suriname debut
34-year-old Ryan Donk scores in his 1st national match as Suriname beat Cayman Islands 3-0 in 2022 World Cup qualifiers
Galatasaray defender Ryan Donk scored on his debut for the Surinamese national football team on Wednesday.
"Ryan Makes It 2-0. Congratulations On Your First Natio [national] Goal @ryanhenkdonk," the Surinamese football body said on Instagram.
Donk, 34, was selected as the man of the match against the Cayman Islands.
Suriname won against the Cayman Islands 3-0 in the 2022 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF (Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football) qualifiers on Wednesday.
The Turkish football club Galatasaray on Twitter congratulated Donk for his first appearance and goal for his native Suriname as well as being the man of the match.
Donk has been playing for Galatasaray since 2016.
Born in Amsterdam, Donk has dual citizenship, Surinamese and Dutch.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.