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Dutch down Brazil, seal third place

Robin van Persie, Daley Blind and Georginio Wijnaldum struck the goals in Brasilia as the Netherlands secured third place at the FIFA World Cup with a 3-0 victory over hosts Brazil.

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19:31

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Thanks for joining us for our coverage from Brasilia, where the Dutch have finished third at Brazil 2014 thanks to their comprehensive 3-0 victory over the hosts. Stick with us for the latest reaction to this match and some more build-up to the tournament's finale: Germany-Argentina at the Maracana.

19:03

After the Match Officials receive their medals, it's time for the Netherlands to take to the podium.

19:02

FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter takes to the pitch to give the bronze medals to the Netherlands.

19:00

Dutch deny Brazil send-off, seal third place

18:58
Brazil
BrazilBRA
Netherlands
NetherlandsNED

Statistics

Ball possession

57%
43%
16Fouls Committed20
5Attempts On Target5
11Shots8
0Total Goals scored3
0Penalties scored1
18:58

Goal Counter

170Goals so far
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18:56
Dutch deny Brazil send-off, seal third place

Dutch deny Brazil send-off, seal third place

Robin van Persie, Daley Blind and Georginio Wijnaldum struck the goals in Brasilia as the Netherlands secured third place at the FIFA World Cup with a 3-0 victory over hosts Brazil.
18:54
ROBBEN
NetherlandsNED
Forward

has been elected Man of the Match

90MINUTES PLAYED42TOTAL PASSES0GOALS FOR1SHOTS
18:54

It's all over here in Brasilia. The Dutch have won this game convincingly thanks to a Van Persie penalty, Blind and Wijnaldum.

18:53
The final whistle sounds.

Man of the Match

has been elected Budweiser MAN OF THE MATCH!

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Brazil
BrazilBRA
Netherlands
NetherlandsNED
(GK)
(GK) 90'+3
(C)
57'
70'
73'
(C)
46' HT
21
90'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK) 90'+3
(GK)
(GK)
70'
46' HT
90'
73'
57'
Injured
Injured
Injured
18
Injured
CoachCoach
Luiz Felipe SCOLARI (BRA)Louis VAN GAAL (NED)

Match Facts

Brasilia

The construction of this ultra-modern city, situated in the centre of Brazil, began in 1956.

Estadio Nacional

  • Stadium nameEstadio Nacional
  • CityBrasilia
  • Year constructed2012
  • Overall capacity69349

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 26° CTemperature
  • 19 m/sWind
  • 50 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Djamel HAIMOUDI
    Algeria
    AlgeriaALG
  • Assistant Referee 1: Redouane ACHIK (MAR)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Abdelhak ETCHIALI (ALG)
  • Fourth official: Yuichi NISHIMURA (JPN)

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