Hello and welcome to Sportstar’s reside protection of the FIFA World Cup Quarterfinal between Netherlands and Argentina, occurring on the Lusail stadium.
Ten added minutes!!
89’ YELLOW CARD
Paredes is booked for an atrocious sliding deal with on Ake. An array of orange shirts come into the pitch and a battle erupts
Steven Berghuis is booked for his collision with Messi
Suddenly Netherlands is again into the sport. What an effort! Gakpo’s lofted ball into the field is headed out simply huge by de Jong
NETHERLANDS PULLS ONE BACK!!! WEGHORST IT IS! He excecutes a superb header to beat Emi Martinez with the primary try heading in the right direction! It is the opposite substitute Berghuis who whipped out a lofted help
81’ Substitution for Argentina
Julian Alvarez OUT, Lautaro Matrinez IN
Cody Gakpo is down and in ache after a sliding deal with from Paredes. Referee calls up Paderes however he’s let off with a warning
79’ Substitution for Netherlands
Memphis Depay OUT, Wout Weghorst IN
78’ Substitutions for Argentina
Cristian Romero OUT, German Pezella IN; Marcos Acuna IN, Nicolas Tagliafico IN
76’ YELLOW CARDS
Argentina penalty field is crowded by the Dutch gamers after Martinez and de Jong collide. Lisandro Martinez and Memphis Depay are booked for initiating the tussle
Lionel Messi it’s from the spot! Cool as a cucumber!! La Pulga slots it to the fitting of Noppert who can solely look because the ball goes previous him. Messi has now equalled Gabriel Batistuta’s talley of 10 objectives for argentina and is the joint high scorer for his nation
Acuna on the left of penalty field is tripped down by Dumfries and Argentina is awarded a penalty
Enzo Fernandez on the fitting places in a by ball in an try to search out Molina however Ake’s sliding deal with averts hazard
Record within the reckoning? – Lionel Messi has scored 9 objectives on the World Cup, second solely to Gabriel Batistuta (10) for Argentina. His opener towards Australia final day out was his first purpose within the knockout levels of the competitors.
66’ Substitution for Argentina
Rodrigo de Paul OUT, Paredes IN
64’ Substitution for Netherlands
Daley Blind OUT, Luuk de Jong IN
Messi takes the free kick and it’s in a doable place. WHAT A SHOT!!! Messi whips out a left footed roller that brushes previous the highest proper nook!
Free kick for Argentina proper exterior the field as Van Dijk pushed Messi down
Dangerous assault from Argentina. Messi fuels the counter as he finds a working Mac Allister within the center. He then finds Molina on the fitting who runs into the field however slips whereas he passes the ball. Ake is there to clear it
Free kick for Netherlands as Messi controls the ball together with his hand. The Dutch gamers encompass the official and urge him to take out a card however he thinks in any other case
Koopmeiners’ tried go is intercepted and de Paul places in a by ball. Messi runs in the direction of it however the ball goes quicker than anticipated. Noppert collects it safely
Argentina wins a nook. Messi incharge of it. He whips out a curling cross and it finds a leaping Mac Allister however he squanders it huge
45’ Substitution for Netherlands
Marten de Roon OUT, Teun koopmeiners; Steven Bergwijn OUT, Steven Berghuis IN
Argentina will look to hold the momentum whereas Netherlands will hope for a flip round with Gakpo and Depay main the assault
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An entertaining first 45 minutes involves an in depth with Argentina within the lead. It is Messi but once more who crafted an exquisite go to search out Molina contained in the field as La Celeste gained an higher hand on the Dutch. Can Argentina maintain on to this lead or will Netherlands produce a comeback? We nonetheless have 45 minutes to search out that out!
45+2’ YELLOW CARD
Wout Weghorst will get booked this time for an alleged arguement with the assistant referee
Five added minutes
44’ YELLOW CARD
Cristian Romero is booked for handball
43’ YELLOW CARDS
Timber is booked as he pushed Acuna down. Meanwhile, Acuna can be proven the yellow card for his problem on Dumfries. If Argentina qualifies for the semifinal, Acuna is not going to be within the squad as he acquired booked in consecutive video games
Free kick for Netherlands and it’s a set piece state of affairs. Gakpo whips out a lofted ball into the field however it’s cleared away with ease because the Dutch are outnumbered by the protection
Attack from Argentina but once more as Acuna will get the ball on the fitting however Dumfries cuts in with a profitable problem
35’ Argentina 1-0 Netherlands
ARGENTINA TAKES LEAD!!!! Messi orchestrates the assault with an attractive by ball into the penalty field to search out Molina who coolly locations the ball beneath a diving Noppert into the center of the online. Messi masterclass all through the assault!! Additionally, that is the primary time that the Dutch are trailing on this World Cup
Lionel Scaloni comes into the pitch from his technical space to argue with match official Mateu Lahoz. He is let off from a possible yellow card state of affairs
Gakpo-Dumfries hyperlink up on the fitting as a Dutch assault brews. Gakpo then whips out a superb supply in an try to search out Bergwijn contained in the field however Romero jumps excessive to go the ball away
Gakpo will get a harmful lofted ball on the fringe of the field however he bumps into Otamendi and a free kick is awarded for Argentina
Netherlands counter now. De Roon begins the assault and finds Depay within the center. A one-two from Depay and Bergwijn contained in the penalty field exams Argentina protection. Bergwijn lastly decides to shoot from the sting of the field however the ball goes huge
De Paul will get posession from a throw and picks Messi within the center. Messi dribbles in the direction of his left and makes an attempt an extended vary shot however the ball goes effectively huge!
Gakpo is incharge of the nook and he decides to go forward with a brief go however Molina intercepts to clear the ball away
Depay will get a looking ball deep contained in the field however Otamendi forces the ball out of play for a Dutch nook
Timber places in a effectively positioned by ball in an try to search out Dumfries however the go is a contact heavy as Martinez comes ahead to gather it
Threatening assault from Netherlands as Timber within the center picks out Gakpo. A Gakpo-Bergwijn hyperlink up leads the Dutch assault. Depay will get the ball contained in the field and places in a cross however the ball is cleared from any hazard
Mac Allister does effectively to alter the road of play and whips out a lofted ball to Acuna on the left. Acuna then tries to choose Fernandez, who runs into the penalty field. But the ball travels quicker than the Argentina ahead
Messi’s sensible dribble previous three defenders rattles the Dutch backline. The PSG star places a by ball to Acuna on the left however the latter mishits a cross and the ball goes out for a throw
The ball goes again to Noppert from a Timber go, who takes time to clear it. Julian Alvarez rushes in dangerously near the Dutch keeper however Noppert lastly kicks it away
Argentina is compelled again to its half because the Dutch stress continues
Free kick for Netherlands as Enzo Fernandez and Cody Gakpo conflict heads. Referee stops the sport for a possible concussion examine however each gamers are up. Match resumes with a drop ball
Argentina lastly will get the ball rolling as Martinez picks Mac Allister, who runs into the Dutch penalty field however is dispossessed
Netherlands take it gradual as van Dijk features management of the ball within the defensive half. Argentina hunts for early possession
Netherlands will begin the proceedings as Memphis Depay will get his first kick of the match. The Dutch will play from left to proper
It is time for nationwide anthems as gamers make their manner into the center. Netherlands’ anthem performs first adopted by Argentina’s anthem.
Netherlands: Andries Noppert, Daley Blind, Nathan Ake, Virgil van Dijk (capt), Jurrien Timber, Denzel Dumfries, Marten de Roon, Steven Bergwijn, Frenkie de Jong, Cody Gakpo, Memphis Depay.
Argentina: Emiliano Martinez, Cristian Romero, Lisandro Martinez, Nicolas Otamendi, Nahuel Molina, Marcos Acuna, Rodrigo De Paul, Alexis Mac Allister, Enzo Fernandez, Julian Alvarez, Lionel Messi
12:15am: Heads-up – Louis van Gaal is unbeaten in his 11 World Cup matches as a supervisor (W8 D3) – if Netherlands keep away from defeat on this recreation, he’ll equal Luiz Felipe Scolari’s file of 12 video games with out defeat from the beginning of a World Cup managerial profession.
12:00am: Netherlands has progressed from its final three World Cup quarterfinal matches (1998, 2010, 2014), with its solely defeat at this stage coming in 1994 towards eventual winner Brazil.
11:50pm: Since dropping the 1930 last towards Uruguay, every of Argentina’s final 9 eliminations from the World Cup knockout rounds (together with finals) have come towards European nations, together with a 2-1 loss to Netherlands within the 1998 quarterfinal.
11:35pm: The final two World Cup conferences between Netherlands and Argentina have completed 0-0, within the 2006 group levels and the 2014 semifinal (Argentina progressing on penalties).
Curious neighbours: Argentina followers watch the penalty shootout of Croatia and Brazil.
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Absolute scenes at Education City stadium!!! Croatia has simply carried out the unthinkable. From being a purpose behind within the additional time, it has produced an impressive comeback- with a Petkovic equaliser within the 117th minute- to win 3-2 within the penalty shootout. Croatia has now gained 4 out of 4 penalty shootouts at World Cups. Click right here for match HIGHLIGHTS
Meanwhile: The quarterfinal conflict between Croatia and Brazil has simply entered penalty shootouts!! Croatia is the one staff alongside Germany to have a 100 per cent penalty shootout win file. Click right here to comply with the match LIVE
11:05pm: This would be the sixth World Cup assembly between Netherlands and Argentina, with solely Brazil towards Sweden (7) and Argentina towards Germany (7) being performed extra usually within the competitors.
Netherlands: Noppert; Timber, Van Dijk, Ake; Dumfries, De Jong, De Roon, Blind; Klaassen; Gakpo, Depay
Argentina: Martinez; Molina, Romero, Otamendi, Acuna; Fernandez, De Paul, Mac Allister; Di Maria, Messi, Alvarez
The weight of historical past rests on the shoulders of in the present day’s inheritors of the orange jersey and that of the blue-and-white striped shirts. Past gamers of the three-time finalist and the two-time champion have clashed in lots of World Cup classics, and Argentina towards the Netherlands once more guarantees to be a cracker of a recreation.
A wiser Louis van Gaal, again on the Dutch helm, had bolted shut the creativity of Lionel Messi, then at his peak, once they final met within the semifinals of Brazil 2014. Messi was subdued, however Argentina nonetheless went by as Wesley Sneijder and Ron Vlaar missed their penalties.
His staff, van Gaal insists, is prepared for all eventualities. “We support players in a scientific way to practise penalties and we hope we will have a minor advantage if we have to take penalties,” he stated in his pre-match press convention.
The Argentines, although, had didn’t win the 2 earlier conferences – in 1998 and 2006 – Lionel Scaloni, the youngest supervisor right here, doesn’t need the sport to go right down to the uncertainties that shootouts convey. “We can’t think about penalty shootouts from now because then our focus would be lost. We should first look at 90 minutes and win the game,” he stated. “The most important is how we try to damage the opponent and not get damaged ourselves. We have analysed the Dutch team and will set our team accordingly.”
A six-day break after an emotional round-of-16 win over the Aussies has helped the Argentines because the staff utilised the free time to calm down and rejuvenate with their households. “Moments with family members are important to unwind and enjoy the World Cup. Till the Australia game we had played four matches in 11 days, but now we are rested and ready, physically and mentally,” Alexis Mac Allister, who scored towards Poland, stated.
Angel Di Maria’s left-side runs and fixed altering of positions was missed in the course of the Australia recreation, however Scaloni expects the veteran to be accessible and assist disrupt Holland’s plan of utilizing Denzel Dumfries and Daley Blind by the wings.
The Dutch had been comparatively untested in group-stage wins over Qatar and Senegal earlier than dealing with moments of hassle towards the United States. While Memphis Depay progressively improves his health and recreation, a younger Cody Gakpo has been its breakout star with three objectives from 4 video games. For Argentina, Messi has benefited from the introduction of a extra cell Julian Alvarez and has already tried 4.8 pictures on purpose per recreation – the second most at this World Cup after Kylian Mbappe’s 5.3 – and performed 3.3 key passes (probably the most per recreation).
Van Gaal has been combative concerning the media’s notion of the Dutch underneath him adopting a unfavourable recreation, shifting away from the rampant free soccer of Johan Cruyff.
He was angsty once more when requested about his 3-5-2 system. “My vision has evolved; I was head coach of Ajax with a very offensive DNA and in Barcelona I learnt that you can’t always pursue that. And then, I started thinking about football in a different way and in World Cup 2014, you would have seen that vision and more teams are now using that. Football is evolving and it’s not easy to play the offensive way Ajax used to play. We also press, push and do it in varied ways, and not just defend. Brazil is also doing almost the same thing as the Dutch,” he stated.
The Dutch supervisor has an axe to grind towards Di Maria as effectively. The Argentine winger had known as his former Manchester United boss “the worst coach of my career”.
“I am very sorry that Ángel Di María once said that I am the worst coach he has ever had. Here next to me sits Memphis. He was also in Manchester. And now we kiss on the mouth,” the oldest supervisor at this World Cup stated. “We didn’t see eye to eye then but now we work together, and I want to kiss him on the mouth, but looks like now he doesn’t want that.”
Van Gaal’s jokes could also be a little bit stale, however his Netherlands staff will hope to be recent and able to scuttle the ceremonial ‘Leo Messi last dance’ that this World Cup is quick changing into.
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When and the place to look at
When will the Netherlands vs Argentina quarterfinal match kick-off?
The Netherlands vs Argentina quarterfinal match will kick-off at 12:30 am IST, December 10.
Where will the Netherlands vs Argentina quarterfinal match kick-off?
The Netherlands vs Argentina quarterfinal match will kick-off on the Lusail Stadium.
Where are you able to watch the Netherlands vs Argentina quarterfinal match in India?
The Netherlands vs Argentina quarterfinal match can be telecasted reside on Sports18 and Sports18 HD. On Android and effectively as iOS, the 2022 FIFA World Cup can be reside streamed on JioCinema.
Where are you able to watch the Netherlands vs Argentina quarterfinal match exterior India?
Argentina – Live Stream: Telemundo
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Nigeria – TremendousSport and Showmax Pro.