Feyenoord defender Bart Schenkeveld will not rush his rehabilitation despite team-mate Stefan de Vrij's injury.
Schenkeveld played for Young Feyenoord against Sparta Rotterdam yesterday after a spell on the sidelines with a knee injury.
He is glad to be back in action but is not prepared to risk another setback by upping his involvement too quickly, even though fellow defender De Vrij is now out with an ankle problem.
"I feel fit but I must be completely match fit," he told the club's website. "I look at it from day to day because it is useless to target specific dates for my return.
"I won't force anything. Of course it's unfortunate for the team that Stefan is injured but that does not mean I suddenly return sooner. I really want to play some full games but I want to avoid another setback once I'm back."