Matches

28/06/201017 - WeatherClear
2:1 (1:0)
  • Arjen ROBBEN (18')
  • Wesley SNEIJDER (84')
  • Robert VITTEK (90'+4 PEN)

Play-by-Play

The final whistle sounds.
90' +4 3 (2 - 1) VITTEK (SVK) tucks away to penalty to draw level as Argentina's Gonzalo Higuain as South Africa 2010's four-goal leading marksman.
90' +3 1 STEKELENBURG (Netherlands) is yellow carded.
90' +3 11JAKUBKO (SVK) receives the ball in the box, knocks it past STEKELENBURG (NED), who brings the Slovak down. The referee point to the spot.
90' +3 6KUCKA (Slovakia) sees one of his shots blocked.
90' +3 6SAPARA (Slovakia) sees one of his shots blocked.
90' +2 7AFELLAY (Netherlands) sees an effort go off target.
90' +2 4 AFELLAY (in) comes off the bench to replace SNEIJDER (out) (Netherlands)
90' +2 9JAKUBKO (Slovakia) is ruled offside.
90' +1 11HUNTELAAR (Netherlands) is penalised after committing a foul.
89' 9VITTEK (Slovakia) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
88' 9JAKUBKO (Slovakia) is ruled offside.
88' 11JAKUBKO (Slovakia) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on MATHIJSEN (Netherlands).
88' 4 JAKUBKO (in) comes off the bench to replace ZABAVNIK (out) (Slovakia)
87' 4 SAPARA (in) comes off the bench to replace HAMSIK (out) (Slovakia)
87' 9HUNTELAAR (Netherlands) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
86' 32MUCHA (Slovakia) pulls off a save.
86' 8A KUYT (NED) cross finds ELIA (NED) at the back post, but his scuffed shot is saved by MUCHA (SVK).
84' 1 SKRTEL (Slovakia) is booked by the referee.
84' 3 (2 - 0) KUYT (NED) beats MUCHA (SVK) to the ball and unfelfishly cuts it back for SNEIJDER (NED), who passes it into an empty net.
83' 11SKRTEL (Slovakia) commits a foul.
83' 11VAN DER WIEL (Netherlands) is penalised after committing a foul.
82' 11ELIA (Netherlands) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on KOPUNEK (Slovakia).
81' 11SKRTEL (Slovakia) commits a foul.
80' 11HUNTELAAR (Netherlands) is penalised after committing a foul.
80' 4 HUNTELAAR (in) comes off the bench to replace V. PERSIE (out) (Netherlands)
80' 11SKRTEL (Slovakia) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on V. PERSIE (Netherlands).
78' 7VITTEK (SVK) does well to win himself space, ten yards from goal, but is unable to keep his shot down.
73' 10SNEIJDER (Netherlands) takes a corner kick.
73' 32MUCHA (Slovakia) pulls off a save.
73' 8KUYT (Netherlands) sees his effort hit the target.
72' 1 KOPUNEK (Slovakia) is cautioned.
72' 11KOPUNEK (Slovakia) commits a foul.
71' 4 KOPUNEK (in) comes off the bench to replace JENDRISEK (out) (Slovakia)
71' 4 ELIA (in) comes off the bench to replace ROBBEN (out) (Netherlands)
70' 7KUYT (NED) heads a ROBBEN (NED) set-piece narrowly over the crossbar.
69' 11SKRTEL (Slovakia) is penalised after committing a foul.
69' 11KUCKA (Slovakia) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on V. BOMMEL (Netherlands).
67' 32STEKELENBURG (Netherlands) pulls off a save.
67' 8VITTEK (SVK) finds himself unmarked in front of the Dutch goal, but his eight-yard shot is superbly saved by STEKELENBURG (NED). What a save.
67' 10STOCH (Slovakia) swings in the corner.
67' 32STEKELENBURG (Netherlands) pulls off a save.
67' 8STOCH (SVK) cuts inside two men and unleashes a powerful shot, which STEKELENBURG (NED) does well to tip over. Good chance for Slovakia.
65' 6SNEIJDER (Netherlands) sees one of his shots blocked.
64' 11V. BOMMEL (Netherlands) commits a foul.
63' 7KUCKA (Slovakia) sees an effort go off target.
62' 11DE JONG (NED) does superbly to get back and muscle WEISS (SVK) off the ball, before winning a free-kick off the Slovakia No7.
61' 11V. PERSIE (Netherlands) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on DURICA (Slovakia).
60' 11SNEIJDER (Netherlands) commits a foul.
59' 11KUYT (Netherlands) is penalised after committing a foul.
59' 32MUCHA (Slovakia) pulls off a save.
59' 8V. PERSIE (NED) curls a fierce free-kick goalwards but MUCHA (SVK) firmly punches the ball to safety.
58' 11ZABAVNIK (Slovakia) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on ROBBEN (Netherlands).
55' 11ZABAVNIK (Slovakia) illegally handles the ball.
54' 11V. BOMMEL (Netherlands) commits a foul.
53' 11KUCKA (Slovakia) is penalised after committing a foul.
51' 32MUCHA (Slovakia) pulls off a save.
51' 8MATHIJSEN (NED) shoots from close range but MUCHA (SVK) makes a fine save, before DURICA (SVK) hooks the ball to safety.
50' 10SNEIJDER (Netherlands) takes a corner kick.
50' 32MUCHA (Slovakia) pulls off a save.
50' 8ROBBEN (Netherlands) sees his effort hit the target.
48' 11JENDRISEK (Slovakia) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on DE JONG (Netherlands).
The second half kicks off.
The referee brings the first half to an end.
45' 11KUCKA (Slovakia) commits a foul.
44' 7V. PERSIE (Netherlands) sees an effort go off target.
43' 11V. BOMMEL (Netherlands) is penalised after committing a foul.
41' 10STOCH (Slovakia) swings in the corner.
41' 7VITTEK (Slovakia) sees an effort go off target.
41' 32MUCHA (Slovakia) pulls off a save.
41' 8V. PERSIE (Netherlands) sees his effort hit the target.
40' 11V. BRONCKHORST (Netherlands) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on KUCKA (Slovakia).
40' 1 KUCKA (Slovakia) is yellow carded.
40' 11KUCKA (Slovakia) commits a foul.
35' 11ZABAVNIK (Slovakia) is penalised after committing a foul.
34' 11V. BRONCKHORST (Netherlands) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on JENDRISEK (Slovakia).
32' 7JENDRISEK (Slovakia) sees an effort go off target.
31' 1 ROBBEN (Netherlands) is booked by the referee.
31' 11ROBBEN (Netherlands) illegally handles the ball.
30' 11MATHIJSEN (Netherlands) commits a foul.
29' 11KUCKA (Slovakia) is penalised after committing a foul.
27' 11SNEIJDER (Netherlands) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on ZABAVNIK (Slovakia).
27' 10ROBBEN (Netherlands) takes a corner kick.
26' 10SNEIJDER (Netherlands) swings in the corner.
18' 3 (1 - 0) ROBBEN (NED) cuts inside from the right and buries the ball in the bottom corner from 20 yards. Great goal from a player who is so important for the Netherlands.
17' 11DURICA (Slovakia) commits a foul.
14' 7KUCKA (SVK) side-steps his marker, but drags a 20-yard shot well wide.
14' 11V. BRONCKHORST (Netherlands) is penalised after committing a foul.
13' 11ZABAVNIK (Slovakia) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on DE JONG (Netherlands).
11' 9V. BRONCKHORST (Netherlands) is ruled offside.
11' 32MUCHA (Slovakia) pulls off a save.
11' 8KUYT (NED) breaks forward and slips the ball to his left, where SNEIJDER (NED), just inside the area, forces MUCHA (SVK) into a save. Half-chance for the Dutch goes begging.
8' 10ROBBEN (Netherlands) takes a corner kick.
7' 7V. PERSIE (Netherlands) sees an effort go off target.
7' 11VITTEK (Slovakia) commits a foul.
6' 7KUYT (Netherlands) sees an effort go off target.
6' 7HAMSIK (Slovakia) sees an effort go off target.
5' 7ROBBEN (NED) feeds SNEIJDER (NED), whose powerful 20-yard strike goes narrowly over.
2' 7Wonderful piece of trickery from WEISS (SVK) to deceive two opponents. The Slovakia coach's son then squares it for JENDRISEK (SVK) to shoot over from the edge of the box.
The match kicks off.

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Statistics

15Shots10
5Corner kicks2
2Yellow cards3
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
51%Possession (%)49%