It seems even training wasn't going so well for Dick Advocaat's men.

This clip was taken from a session before Holland's crunch match against Sweden – one that required the Dutch to win by a seven-goal margin to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

With shooting practice firmly on the agenda, Babel saw his first attempts cannon back to him via the right-hand post, the bar, and then the first post again respectively. He followed those up with a woeful fourth shot that flew high above goal as his onlooking team-mates sarcastically applauded him.

Holland went on to beat Sweden 2-0 courtesy of an Arjen Robben brace on his last international appearance, but it wasn't enough to see them through and the Oranje will miss their second consecutive major tournament.   

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