30/06/2014 Match of the Day


30/06/2014

Highlights from two matches in the last 16 of the World Cup in Brazil.


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Gol! It will be penalties. Brilliant save. It's wide. Saved again! Poster

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boy of the World Cup. He has nerves of steel. Colombia through to the

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quarter finals of the World Cup. Off the post! Brazil win in the most

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dramatic of circumstances. Hello, welcome to the latest highlights

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from Brazil 2014. Danny Murphy is with me. Yesterday we saw the first

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two quarter finalists then with Brazil and Colombia making it

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through to the last eight. Today, we'll see the next two. We bring you

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highlights of Costa Rica against Greece later on, but first, it's to

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Holland against Mexico. It was watched by Steve Bower.

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The Netherlands have increased the level of expectation in place before

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the tournament began. Now they have to manage it as the group stage top

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scorers face a Mexico side dreaming of finally reaching the last eight

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again, having fallen at this hurdle in each of their last five World Cup

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appearances. Louis Van Gaal is able to recall

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captain, Robin Van Persie after suspension. Dirk Kuyt continues in

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the team to become only the seventh Dutch player to reach 100 caps.

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There's a third international appearance for Sime Vrsalijko.

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Mexico are Waters Vazquez who is -- with without Vazquez who is

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suspended. It will be fascinating to see how

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the Dutch can perform in these conditions. 30 degrees pitchside.

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68% humidity. No problems for the Mexicans much a couple of their

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players were in the warm up in long sleeves. Neatly done by Herrera, who

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has impressed at this tournament so far.

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He wanted to cut inside onto his right foot.

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It's an early blow for the Netherlands. Nigel De Jong is forced

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off through injury, inside nine minutes. He's replaced by Bruno

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Martins Indi, who is back himself having suffered concussion in their

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second match against Australia. A teasing cross! Santos was the

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closest to it. Positive place from the left-wing back for Mexico.

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Fantastic delivery. DosSantos couldn't get close enough to it. A

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baking hot day in north-east Brazil. Well, you sense that was a let off

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for the Netherlands. That was a move with so much promise for most

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Mexico. Martins Indi didn't make it. It looked as though Peralta was

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going to shoot there. When Herrera did, he was inches wide. A fabulous

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atmosphere inside the stadium. A brilliant piece of skill. Mexico

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feel there was an infringement. The Portuguese referee doesn't. It was

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Ander Herrera again. -- Hector Herrera again. He got away from

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Vlaar. The central defender is still in an

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advanced position. A long way out. It almost caught

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Jasper Cillessen by surprise. Mexico have lost three and drawn one of

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their last four meetings with the Netherlands.

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What a ball to Van Persie. Brilliant first touch. The second one off

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target. That's why you can't relax for a

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second when he's around. The angle was always against him. He was off

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balance as well. He had space. He did brilliantly to get it under

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control at all. The referee, because of the heat, which has risen, has

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indicated a drinks cooling break. We thought it might be more of a

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regular occurrence in this tournament. But certainly on this

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north-east coast, in the afternoon heat, it's one that's required. The

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first half is ready for resumption. Kept out by Jasper Cillessen. A save

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wow expect him to make. It was a tight angle. Jasper Cillessen kept

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it out. Oh, it's a mistake. Marquez didn't

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get there. Van Persie is onto it. He has Robben the other side. Can

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Robben get there? What a recovery from Marquez. Robben appealing. It

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was a poor ball from Rodriguez. Marquez was never getting there.

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Watch Marquez now. Moreno made the challenge. He didn't get the ball.

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From that angle it looked as though Moreno's trailing leg caught Robben.

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Some of the stadium is in the shade now.

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He got the effort in! DosSantos, less than three minutes into the

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second half breaks the deadlock. His first goal of the tournament. That

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gives Mexico the lead. It came out of the air, the first touch off the

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chest and the second one was inch perfect. Blind tried to stop. It he

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couldn't. Jasper Cillessen couldn't. DosSantos has his 16th international

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goal. It is the Netherlands 0, Mexico 1. Cue Miguel Herrera jumping

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for joy again. Louis Van Gaal is preparing a change

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for the Netherlands. It is the youngster, Depay. Who has

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had such effect. This is Peralta. Good effort. Kept out by Jasper

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Cillessen. Cillessen. Three in the penalty area. The cross

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wasn't what they were looking for. It still needed dealing with.

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Netherlands corner. Robben keen to take it quickly. Oh,

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an inviting one! How did that not go in?

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Ochoa somehow with the reflexes, put his hand in the way and touched it

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onto the post. What an astonishing save from Dr Gerhard Oechtering to

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deny De Vrij. still Robben. He was trying to set

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up Wesley Sneijder. Deflected. Sneijder just stretching and

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Rodriguez and Marquez blocking. Such a proud footballing nation, their

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15th World Cup, only Brazil, Argentina, Germany and Italy have

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appeared more. Oh, that was almost the ball that

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Sneijder was looking for. He just couldn't get there on the stretch.

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Fabulous vision from Robben. Robben went down. The referee is

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only ten yards away. He had a good look at that. He says goal kick.

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Taking on two defenders and he wasn't going to get a penalty for

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that. A little desperate from Arjen

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Robben. He skipped past Marquez as if he

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wasn't there. Ochoa wasn't going to be beaten.

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Robin Van Persie off. Klaas-Jan Huntelaar is on. That is the final

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role of Louis Van Gaal's dice. -- roll of Louis Van Gaal's dice. With

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15 minutes to go we will have our second cooling break of the game.

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Robben, the Dutch captain, it's now or never for the Netherlands.

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It's a colourful occasion all right. Salpingidis! -- Salcido! The effort

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in the end didn't match the run. He looks as though he's never been away

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from national football today. He was the surprise call up in the squad.

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In the end, he got right underneath that one. The Netherlands in need of

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a hero to step up to the plate. Another corner. We're into double

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figures for the corner count in the second half. Can the Netherlands

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find a goal? Huntelaar, he was offside. It

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wouldn't have counted any way. Dirk Kuyt touches this and two of

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them are off. One of them was Huntelaar. Ochoa didn't know that.

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It was another terrific save from the Mexican goalkeeper. Those in

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orange seeking inspiration. Time is ticking away from the Netherlands.

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Here's Depay. Another corner kick for the

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Netherlands. Can they beat Ochoa? He back

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pedestrian ad that time. Sneijder! They can. Wesley Sneijder, less than

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three minutes from the end of the 90 has rescued it for the Netherlands.

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It sat up invitingly and he struck it perfectly. No chance for Ochoa

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that time. Wesley Sneijder on his record 15th appearance in a World

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Cup match marks it with the equalising goal. Netherlands 1,

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Mexico 1. This is going to be six more

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minutes. Are we in for late drama? Still Robben. Brilliant ly done.

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Again he goes down. This time the referee gives it! Penalty to the

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Netherlands. Yellow card to Marquez. He can't fwlef that Arjen Robben

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toyed with him, teased with him. He was caught. There was contact. How

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much? Robben made the most of it. Marquez was nowhere near the ball.

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The Portuguese referee pointed straight to the spot. All Mexico can

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do now is pray. We're in the 93rd minute.

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He scores! From one down, the Netherlands with three minutes of

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stoppage time remaining lead 2-1. Huntelaar kept his cool. He swept

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the penalty into the bottom corner. Ochoa the wrong way. You have to

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feel for Mexico, but the Netherlands have turned this around.

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That was a defender's pass. That might just be that.

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And there it is. The Netherlands, three times World Cup finalists, are

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into the last eight for the sixth time. They've broken Mexican hearts,

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who were touching and reaching the last eight. But for their sixth

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successive World Cup Finals fall at this hurdle, Louis Van Gaal isn't

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travelling to Manchester just yet because the Netherlands are into the

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quarter finals. It was a crazy game. I think for us, a Great End of the

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game with the two goals and the win. Yeah, and we look forward to the

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next game. But first celebrate this and be happy with it. Then tomorrow,

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the day after, we look forward to the quarter final. We were so close

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and we didn't win this game. We didn't control it well. One

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distraction and the other one, a doubtful penalty. It takes us out.

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Yeah, it's a very bad feeling for us. Did you ever stop believing you

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could come back in this game? No, never. I even said to myself, if we

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score 1-1, we will score the 2-1 before the game ends. It's difficult

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not to have sympathy with the Mexicans after that. Indeed. I'm

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frustrated for them. I hate to see any big game decided by an incident

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like that. I thought that Robben dived. He cheated the referee to get

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the penalty. Even though the Dutch did well when the change was made to

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come back into the game, I think to lose a game of that importance for

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the Mexicans, they won't sleep easy You definitely tonight. Thought he

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dived for the penalty he won in injury time? Yeah, there's no

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doubting Marquez was silly to put his foot in. Having seen it, we have

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the slow motion of course and the referee doesn't, but he made the

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most of it and there was minimal touch. He put his foot onto Marquez

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not the other way around. Robben does it so often that the referees

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are in a horrible position. For such a wonderful player, I wish he'd cut

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that out of his game. I was disappointed in him and to me,

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that's no way to go through. Yes, they'll be happy tonight and they'll

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say other players do it. But he is as guilty as most. The daft thing

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was in the first half he could have had a penalty. In the second half he

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went over too easily. If you cry wolf so many times it's your own

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fault if you don't get one. He got his rewards in the end. But the one

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where he was touched, the dramatic fall after made people think that is

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not a penalty. Let's give Mexico some credit rather than focus on

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Robben for a second. I thought they played brilliantly. They went in the

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lead and the change that Van Gaal made, it disoriented the Mexicans

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for a little while. They didn't get to grips with it. In that heat, it

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was late 30s, you're going to drop off and protect what you have got.

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Inevitably you bring on pressure. To lose it so late was a travesty for

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When it them. It was 5-3-2, the Mexican wing backs had the Dutch

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number. They did. They had the better chances. When you have a

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really good manager who is tactically astute and good players,

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you can tweak the team and try something different. Buff they get

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back into the game on a set play. I'm a traditionalist. I like men on

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the post. If they had kept two on the post, they could be now in the

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last eight. Even though it was a good finish from Sneijder, I think

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they'll be kicking themselves. There's two minutes to go. You put

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everyone back behind the ball. Just defend. Get two men on the post and

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make it difficult. There was such a space there. The Dutch have got

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quality. They push. Eknocked on the door. The big players came through

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in the We saw end. It was Colombia last night, albeit they had a lead

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when they did something similar. You go a bit deeper and defend that

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lead. When you're in that mentality is it hard to break out of it? It is

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when the other team score, because then you have to go and win the game

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again. That's really difficult. It's hard to criticise Mexico. They do

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have lesser players. It was really hot and the intense effort in the

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first half to dominate Holland probably took its toll. I can't be

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too critical. But again good opposition, if you do sit back and

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then it became a 5-4-1, you are inviting pressure. I think overall,

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near the end, Holland probably didn't deserve to lose the match.

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It's the way they won it that leaves a bitter taste in the mouth. So the

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Dutch are through. Time to find out who their opponents are going to be

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in the quarter finals. Let's go to Costa Rica against Greece with Steve

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Wilson. The most unexpected of all the

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surprises thrown up at this World Cup might be this, a last 16 game

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between two teams expected to offer no more than foot notes to the story

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of Brazil 2014, but who find themselves embride in the plot.

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Neither Costa Rica or Greece has ever reached the last eight of a

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World Cup. Jorge Luis Pinto makes two changes. Michael Umana and

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Christian Bolanos were rested and return here.

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It is the 11 which beat Italy nine days ago. Samaris in for Kone is the

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only change for Greece. Costa Rica back in 1990 played at

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this stage before. They were beaten then by check Slovakia --

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Czechoslovakia, 4-1. Greece have never been here before.

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Campbell has done well. Bryan Ruiz is there. The referee say, "play

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on". First real sight of goal for either side. Did ever so well,

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Campbell. Bryan Ruiz picked it up and helped it on to Bolanos.

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He's been the star of Costa Rican football over the last decade or so.

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He couldn't keep it down under the cross-bar. Fernando Santos is the

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coach. He says he has no plans to renew his contract after the World

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Cup is over. He wants to go back into club football.

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It bounces slightly awkwardly for Navas. He's a good keeper. Just had

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a really good season with LaVante in Spain.

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A good spell for Greece here. That's a magnificent ball in. Oh,

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what a good save. Salpingidis onto a magnificent ball in. Jesus Navas

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somehow kept it out. It's a great save. A magnificent

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ball. You won't see many better left-footed crosses than that. The

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goalkeeper with his knee made the save.

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He was pulled back. Duarte pulled him back. Oscar Duarte is shown a

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yellow card. Quite right. He was pulled back. Free kick to Greece. It

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was Oscar Duarte group Oldham, who already has a yellow card. Sam

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morass with the header. Navas is right behind it. Greece have started

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well in the second half. They have had almost all of the ball. Jorge

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Luis Pinto took Costa Rica to the quarterfinals in 1990. Little error

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in judgement. Gonzalez, forward. Campbell for Costa Rica. Runners

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arriving inside the penalty area. It is in by Bryan Ruiz. Great finish

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for Costa Rica. Right into the corner of the net. Right past

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Orestis Karnezis, who did not move. Bryan Ruiz, who scored on this

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ground in the other net with a header against Italy, scores his

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second goal in these finals. It was perfectly placed. This is a

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beautiful finish. Look at the way he angles his foot to look for the

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corner. You could say he scuffed that, but I don't think he did. Huge

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celebrations for Costa Rica. Long way to go. Greece, remember were

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about 90 seconds away from going out of this world cup against the Ivory

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Coast and found a way to stay in. Now they will have two find a way

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against Costa Rica, who are suddenly full of running. It has hit his

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hand. I don't think it is intentional, but moved his hand

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towards the ball. Basilisk Torah see this. When you look again, Costa

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Rica could have been given a penalty. Good block.

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25 minutes to go. Going to be a yellow card. In fact it is a red

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card. Duarte has gone and the game has changed. Oscar Duarte is sent

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off and Costa Rica find themselves down to ten men with 25 minutes to

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play. He stuck out his left foot, got nowhere near the ball and

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tripped the man. Costa Rica are down to ten men.

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Flag has stayed down in the middle. Cutting inside. Costa Rica are

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hanging on. A bit unorthodox here. Navas is clearing it, that is the

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name of the game. They must have been offside in the middle. Costa

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Rica on the brink of a quarterfinal place. Ball into the box 's. It just

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needed a touch. Into the gloves of Navas. Great play by Greece. Talk on

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Junior Diaz and beat him. Two in the middle, but not that touch they were

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looking for. We are deep into the 90th minute. Samaris forward to they

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have done it. Unbelievable, they have done it again. Papastathopoulos

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with the equaliser. Just as they did against the Ivory Coast, Greece have

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themselves in the World Cup at the very end. Papastathopoulos with his

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first international goal. Can you believe that. Navas with the save,

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but he could not hold it. And Papastathopoulos for Greece. 1-1.

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That is a measured, measured celebration from Fernando Santos.

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They just don't know when they are out, the Greeks. Where is that

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going? Navas claims it. What a horrible moment that was for Umana.

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Navas with the save. Great ball in. Navas had to tip it over. You would

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think the 11 men would push on hard and attack to try and win this game,

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but it is Greece, so we will see. It would seem their best chance of

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winning this would be penalties, Costa Rica. Unless Joel Campbell can

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find some energy from somewhere. They have to defend again now

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because a free kick is coming their way. Karagounis has left this one.

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Samaris is joining them. It could fall anywhere. Behind for a corner.

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Just didn't quite fall for them. Umana with the touch. Then a good

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block from Giancarlo Gonzalez to deny Greece. Look at this, they have

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five on 22. Surely they cannot mess this up? Good save by Navas. Umana

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is there. You have to hand it to Navas for the save. But surely five

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against two, they should be able to pass their way through. Campbell

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again. Papastathopoulos is there. Campbell can hardly think let alone

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run. Greece have a man down in Samaris in an offside position. My

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goodness, it has gone wide. Keylor Navas have saved them. Greece

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becoming the kings of the late goal in this World Cup. The referee

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indicates penalties. Greece's opportunity to win the game in extra

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time has gone and they certainly had the opportunity to do so. Fernando

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Santos, the Greek coach, I think has been sent off! There is a discussion

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going on here and the official in the jacket is speaking to the

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referee, Benjamin Williams to confirm that Fernando Santos has

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been sent off. What ever happens next, he will have to watch it down

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the tunnel. Borges for Costa Rica. Let this shoot out to begin. 1-0!

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Borges scores. Navas in the goal. Scores, 1-1. Good penalty. Bryan

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Ruiz now for Costa Rica. He scores. 2-1 Costa Rica. Christodoulopoulos

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went for power and filled the keeper. He did well. 2-2. Giancarlo

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Gonzalez to take for Costa Rica. Gonzalo 's! Straight down the

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middle. 3-2 Costa Rica and nobody has missed. Paul Wood comes Holebas,

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celebrated his 30th birthday on Friday. -- forward. Into the corner,

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3-3. Joel Campbell. For Costa Rica. Scored 11 goals for Olympia in

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Greece last season. Campbell. Excellent penalty. 4-3. Still we

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wait for someone to lose their nerve. Gekas hoping to make it 4-4.

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Save by Navas! Saved by Keylor Navas. Gekas is first to miss.

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Michael Umana can win this for Costa Rica. This is to win it. This is to

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put Costa Rica in the quarterfinal of the World Cup for the first time

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ever. Costa Rica quarterfinal! Michael Umana, the ten men hung on

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for an hour. They have knocked the Greeks out in penalties. They scored

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all five. Luiz Gonzales, Michael Umana and Costa Rica will play the

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Dutch in the quarterfinal of this extraordinary 2014 World Cup. Costa

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Rica are through to the quarterfinals, albeit on penalties.

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Not the greatest of games, but the story is fantastic? It is hard to

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find words to give credit to what they have achieved for a small

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nation. To top the group with England, Italy and Uruguay itself

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was a huge achievement and non-others gave them a chance.

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Overall, I think they edged it. Penalties were of real quality,

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which was the opposite of the game. It was cautious, both teams were a

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bit overawed by the occasion and what it meant. It was quite a

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tentative game and although Costa Rica got the goal, there wasn't much

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in it. Greece fought until the end and got the equaliser. Watching

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extra time, even though Costa Rica had a man less, you did not feel

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they did. They fought and they battled and probably just edged it.

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The quality of the penalties, we probably won't see five better

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penalties in this World Cup. We probably won't see a team as dead on

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their feet. You want to talk about Joel Campbell? His workrate is

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excellent. His ability to keep the ball when tired. His decision-making

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was good, running the channels, holding the ball up. I did not know

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much about him, but I would not be surprised if he is not back at

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Arsenal to establish themselves in the side. He has shown quality in

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all of his games. Although Bryan Ruiz got the goal, I think Campbell

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deserves the credit because of his work ethic. To play alone up front,

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I did it many years ago for Liverpool when Michael was sent off

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at Old Trafford. It was the hardest I worked in my life. I had empathy

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for his role, I wanted to give him a mention. He might not get the goal

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all the plaudits, but he deserves them. Now we know there are

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4/4-finalists. We have Colombia against Brazil and now we know

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Holland will play Costa Rica in the last eight. Two more games

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tomorrow, Germany against Algeria is the late one. That game from 4:30pm

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on BBC One. And you have France against Nigeria. We will see you

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tomorrow night. Good night.

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