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Qualifying round - Group A

Latvia - Netherlands
0-2
 

Latvia - Netherlands 0-2 - 12/06/2015 - Match page - UEFA EURO 2016

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Wijnaldum, Narsingh inspire Netherlands in Latvia

Published: Friday 12 June 2015, 23.00CET
Wijnaldum, Narsingh inspire Netherlands in Latvia 
Highlights: Latvia 0-2 Netherlands ©AFP/Getty Images

Substitute Georginio Wijnaldum scores a 67th-minute opener
Luciano Narsingh doubles the advantage four minutes later in Riga
The Netherlands register their third victory in Group A
Second-bottom Latvia are still without a win (D3 L3)
Next games: Turkey v Latvia, Netherlands v Iceland (3 September)

The Netherlands struck twice in five second-half minutes to secure a comfortable 2-0 victory against Latvia in UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying Group A.

 

Standings

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Match statistics

Latvia
Netherlands

0

Goals scored

2

36

Possession (%)

64

3

Total attempts

31

0

on target

10

3

off target

11

0

blocked

10

0

against woodwork

2

0

Corners

8

0

Offsides

1

1

Yellow cards

1

0

Red Cards

0

10

Fouls committed

12

10

Fouls suffered

10

241

Passes

572

184

completed

528

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Substitution
    87
    Lens (in) - Depay (out) (Netherlands)
  • Substitution
    77
    Janmaat (in) - Willems (out) (Netherlands)
  • Substitution
    75
    Karašausks (in) - Višņakovs (out) (Latvia)
  • Goal
    71
    Narsingh (Netherlands) scores!
    The Dutch grab a second. Daley Blind wins a tackle in midfield before sending Luciano Narsingh clear with a through ball, the No7 then finishes in style to double the lead.

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