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Overview

Match summary

Dutch shocked by Congo class

African upstarts Congo put on a second-half display of individual technique and panache to beat European champions the Netherlands 1-0 in their Group A opener in Morelia.

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Statistics

Ball possession
43
%
57

Attempts

14Attempts13
4On-Target4
8Off-Target4

Disciplinary

14Fouls Committed9
1Yellow cards2
0Red Cards0

Attacking

1Corners7
3Offsides5
17Free kicks14
0Saves0

Line-ups

Congo
CongoCGO
Netherlands
NetherlandsNED
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
78'
72'
11
(C)
17
65'
11
82'
76'
60'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
21
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
13
82'
12
76'
15
72'
65'
17
78'
60'
19
20
CoachCoach
Eddie HUDANSKI (FRA)Albert STUIVENBERG (NED)

Match Facts

Morelia

SSI Err

Estadio Morelos

  • Stadium nameEstadio Morelos
  • CityMorelia

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 26° CTemperature
  • 0 m/sWind
  • 40 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Jafeth PEREA
    Panama
    PanamaPAN
  • Assistant Referee 1: Juan Antonio RODAS ZELAYA (HON)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Jonny BOSSIO (PER)
  • Fourth official: Tony CHAPRON (FRA)

Groups

Group A
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Mexico
MEX
33008409
Congo
CGO
31113304
Korea DPR
PRK
30213502
Netherlands
NED
30123501

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