Matches

25/10/2009
2:1 (0:0)
  • Fabian CASTILLO (56')
  • Deiner CORDOBA (72')
  • Oguzhan OZYAKUP (69' PEN)

Summary

Cool Colombia edge Dutch
South American hopefuls Colombia kept their cool to edge out European powers the Netherlands in the late Group C game from Calabar on Sunday. More »

Line-up

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1
2
3
5
4
6
5
7
6
8
7
11
9
13
10
14
11
15
12
19
17

Substitute(s)

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16
21
21
3
2
9
8
10
13
16
14
17
15
18
18
20
19
4
20

Coaches

Ramiro VIAFARA (COL)
(NED) Albert STUIVENBERG

Officials

Referee: Jerome DAMON (RSA)Assistant Referee 1: Enock MOLEFE (RSA)Assistant Referee 2: Kenneth CHICHENGA (ZAM)Fourth official: Carlos BATRES (GUA)

Have Your Say

(Total comments 9)


Latest Comments:
teves333
27/10/2009 at 20:34
teves333 (USA)
viva colombia!!
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Soccernewz
27/10/2009 at 20:11
Nice win Columbia. No orange in Africa.
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mexico24
26/10/2009 at 01:36
mexico24 (USA)
good job colombia
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Statistics

9Shots13
3Corner kicks2
2Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
45%Possession (%)55%
  • Oguzhan Ozyakup of the Netherlands celebrates his goal against Colombia in Calabar
  • Action picture during the game between Colombia and Netherlands in Calabar
  • Action picture during the game between Colombia and Netherlands in Calabar
  • Colombian Castillo celebrates after scoring against Netherlands in Calabar
  • Colombian Castillo scores against Netherlands in Calabar
  • Colombian players celebrate after scoring against Netherlands in Calabar
The Dutch were very good and we knew they would be. These players are young and even though not every one of them followed instructions tonight, we got the job done. Up next we will play Iran, who are a very good side. We will give them the appropriate respect." Ramiro Viafara, Colombia coach.