Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has said that Germany are fully aware of the quality of Netherlands' players.
Joachim Low's side approach Wednesday's contest against the Oranje looking to seal a passage into the quarter-finals of Euro 2012 after defeating Portugal 1-0 in their first match in the tournament.
Neuer revealed that there will be a special feeling to the match after growing up close to the Netherlands and stated that he hopes the atmosphere in the stands will be exciting.
"I grew up in Westfalen, which is close to the Dutch border," Neuer said. "I have also holidayed there and I played with a lot of Dutch players at Schalke.
"At Bayern I play with Arjen Robben, who is a great reference point.
"When I was young, I attended a match between Germany and Netherlands. The atmosphere was great. For the fans, this game is very special.
"Of course we know all about their strengths. I am happy that we will play against them in this tournament."
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