Tagged: Netherlands

0

World Cup 2014: Day 32

The Netherlands heaped further misery on Brazil last night as they claimed third spot with a convincing 3-0 win. The host nation were still reeling from the 7-1 mauling by Germany in the semi-finals,...

0

World Cup 2014: Day 30

Brazil will be keen to salvage some pride as they take on the Netherlands in the third place play-off in Brasília on Saturday night. There is still no logical explanation to the manner in...

0

World Cup 2014: Day 29

Argentina needed penalties to book their place against Germany in Sunday’s World Cup final, as they failed to overcome the Netherlands in normal time. In contrast to the game 24 hours earlier, in which...

0

World Cup 2014: Day 28

Germany produced one of the most sensational performances in World Cup history as they tore hosts Brazil apart in Belo Horizonte to secure a place in their 8th World Cup final. Brazil were already...

0

World Cup 2014: Day 27

Tomorrow evening sees the second semi-final as the Netherlands take on Argentina for a place in the World Cup final. The Netherlands come into the game having edged through on penalties in the quarter-finals...

0

World Cup 2014: Day 25

Argentina secured their path to the semi-finals thanks to a solitary strike from Gonzalo Higuaín giving them the victory over Belgium in Brasília. The match, and the National Stadium, saw Manchester City colleagues Martin...

0

World Cup 2014: Day 18

The first game on Sunday sees the Netherlands take on Mexico in Fortaleza. The Dutch have been in sensational attacking form so far in this competition, tearing defending World Champions Spain apart 5-1 in...

0

World Cup 2014: Day 13

Netherlands secured top spot in Group B as they overcame Chile 2-0 in Sao Paulo, while defending champions Spain ended their World Cup campaign with their first win of the tournament, beating Australia 3-0...

0

World Cup 2014: Day 12

Belgium secured their qualification to the last 16 with a largely uninspiring 1-0 victory against Russia in the midday heat in Rio. There was an early scare for Belgium when Thomas Vermaelen appeared to...

0

World Cup 2014: Day 8

Many expected Netherlands to simply brush aside Australia after their comfortable demolition of Spain last Friday, but it proved anything but. In the opening 10 minutes the Socceroos seemed far from phased as they knocked the ball around...

Editor Picks