Netherlands beat Latvia for first points of World Cup qualifying

Steven Berghuis and Luuk de Jong scored either side of halftime as the Netherlands got their World Cup qualifying back on track with a 2-0win.

3/27/2021 Reuters
  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 32
    • Steven Berghuis Goal
  • 34
    • Janis Ikaunieks Yellow Card
  • 45
    • On: Kriss Karklins|Off: Arturs Zjuzins
  • 45
    • On: Vladislavs Gutkovskis|Off: Roberts Uldrikis
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 52
    • Kriss Karklins Yellow Card
  • 52
    • Luuk de Jong Yellow Card
  • 69
    • Luuk de Jong Goal - Header
  • 79
    • On: Roberts Savalnieks|Off: Vladimirs Kamess
  • 79
    • On: Ryan Gravenberch|Off: Davy Klaassen
  • 79
    • On: Donny van de Beek|Off: Georginio Wijnaldum
  • 79
    • On: Ryan Babel|Off: Luuk de Jong
  • 84
    • On: Calvin Stengs|Off: Steven Berghuis
  • 85
    • On: Aleksandrs Solovjovs|Off: Andrej Ciganiks
  • 87
    • Daley Blind Yellow Card
  • 88
    • On: Raimonds Krollis|Off: Janis Ikaunieks
  • 89
    • On: Steven Bergwijn|Off: Memphis Depay
  • FT
    • Second Half ends, Netherlands 2, Latvia 0.
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NED
4-2-3-1
  • 1Krul
  • 5Wijndal
  • 17Blind
  • 3de Ligt
  • 22Dumfries
  • 21de Jong
  • 8Wijnaldum
    On: Donny van de Beek | Off: Georginio Wijnaldum
  • 10Depay
    On: Steven Bergwijn | Off: Memphis Depay
  • 6Klaassen
    On: Ryan Gravenberch | Off: Davy Klaassen
  • 11Berghuis
    On: Calvin Stengs | Off: Steven Berghuis
  • 19de Jong
    On: Ryan Babel | Off: Luuk de Jong
No. Name
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
17 Daley Blind  87'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 6
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 6
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Luuk de Jong  52' 69'
Goals 1
  • Shots 6
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
79' 9  Ryan Babel
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 10
  • 4 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
84' 16  Calvin Stengs
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Johan Cruijff Arena
  • ,
  • Amsterdam
  • ATTENDANCE: 5,000

Match Commentary

- Match ends, Netherlands 2, Latvia 0.
- Match ends, Netherlands 2, Latvia 0.
90'+3' Second Half ends, Netherlands 2, Latvia 0.

Match Stats

NED
LVA

Possession

76% 24%

Shots (on Goal)

36 (11)
4 (0)
NED LVA
5 Fouls 11
2 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
2 Offsides 1
16 Corner Kicks 0
0 Saves 8
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