Match statistics

NetherlandsFrance

Goals scored4
 
1
Attempts on target9
 
9
Attempts off target4
 
9
Corners2
 
6
Fouls committed17
 
17
Yellow cards1
 
2
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

Last updated: 27/06/2012 11:56 CET

Legend:

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Pts: Points   
 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Goal
    90+2
    Sneijder (Netherlands) scores!
    Another spectacular strike as Sneijder turns on the edge of the area and unleashes a fierce strike into the roof of the net. It's his second goal of the tournament.
  • 90+1
    Evra (France) misses the target.
  • 90+1
    Ribéry (France) takes the corner.
  • 90+1
    Ribéry (France) has a shot blocked.
  • 89
    Robben (Netherlands) misses the target.
    The Oranje substitute has France backpeddling again. He shoots from outside the area, and his low attempts rifles centimetres wide of the far post.
  • 89
    Coupet (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 88
    Van Nistelrooy (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Sagnol (France).
  • 87
    Ribéry (France) delivers the free-kick wide.
    Another free-kick just outside the area but Ribéry cannot direct it on target.
  • 87
    Mathijsen (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Henry (France).
  • 86
    Van der Sar (Netherlands) makes a save.
  • 86
    Anelka (France) has an effort on goal.
    The Chelsea FC striker wriggles into the area but his shot is well blocked by Mathijsen.
  • 85
    Henry (France) misses the target.
    Henry tries a hopeful shot but the angle is too tight to turn it goalwards.
  • 83
    Van Persie (Netherlands) takes the corner.
  • 83
    Coupet (France) makes a save.
  • 83
    Van Nistelrooy (Netherlands) has an effort on goal.
    Another sweeping team move beginning with a sumptuous Sneijder back-flick results in a long ball to Van Nistelrooy, who tries to lob Coupet with a first time header. Coupet scrambles back just in time and palms the ball away from goal.
  • Yellow Card
    82
    Toulalan (France) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 79
    Ribéry (France) is penalised for a foul on Van Persie (Netherlands).
  • Substitution
    78
    Bouma (in) - Van der Vaart (out) (Netherlands)
  • 78
    Evra (France) misses the target.
    The left-back cuts inside from the left and lets fly from 20 metres, but his low shot fizzes just wide of the Van der Sar's near post.
  • 77
    Henry (France) misses the target.
    Ribéry curls a free-kick towards Henry but the striker glances his header over.
  • 77
    Ribéry (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 76
    Van Bronckhorst (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gomis (France).
  • 76
    Makelele (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 76
    Van der Vaart (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Anelka (France).
  • 76
    Ooijer (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • 75
    Henry (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Van Persie (Netherlands).
  • Substitution
    75
    Anelka (in) - Govou (out) (France)
  • 73
    Van der Sar (Netherlands) makes a save.
  • 73
    Toulalan (France) has an effort on goal.
  • Goal
    72
    Robben (Netherlands) scores!
    At the other end Robben races down the left but looks to have been crowded out by Lilian Thuram. Somehow, though, from the acutest of angles, Robben blasts the ball into the roof of the net with his left foot.
  • Goal
    71
    Henry (France) scores!
    Sagnol careers down the right and crosses for Henry who provides the deftest of finishes.
  • 69
    Sagnol (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Robben (Netherlands).
  • 65
    N. de Jong (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • 65
    Gallas (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Van Nistelrooy (Netherlands).
  • 63
    Coupet (France) makes a save.
  • 63
    Robben (Netherlands) has an effort on goal.
  • 61
    Evra (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Robben (Netherlands).
  • 61
    Gomis (France) misses the target.
  • 61
    Van der Sar (Netherlands) makes a save.
  • 61
    Ribéry (France) has an effort on goal.
    At the other end Ribéry fires from range but his effort is swatted away by Van der Sar.
  • 60
    Ribéry (France) delivers the corner.
  • Substitution
    60
    Gomis (in) - Malouda (out) (France)
  • Goal
    59
    Van Persie (Netherlands) scores!
    Another quality team goal by the Netherlands as Robben hares down the left on the break and crosses for fellow substitute Robin Van Persie. The Arsenal FC forward hits it first time and the ball trickles over the line after striking Coupet on the arm.
  • 58
    Sneijder (Netherlands) has a shot blocked.
  • 57
    Sagnol (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sneijder (Netherlands).
  • 56
    Coupet (France) makes a save.
  • 56
    Sneijder (Netherlands) has an effort on goal.
    Great feet by Robben, who crosses for Sneijder, but the midfielder's header is directed straight at Coupet.
  • 56
    Ooijer (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • Substitution
    55
    Van Persie (in) - Kuyt (out) (Netherlands)
  • 55
    Makelele (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sneijder (Netherlands).
  • 54
    Ribéry (France) delivers the corner.
  • 54
    Henry (France) misses the target.
    Henry misses again, after being put clean through by a delightful overhead kick from Malouda. The Barcelona man lobs over the exposed Van der Sar but lofts his attempt well over.
  • 52
    Gallas (France) misses the target.
  • 52
    Ribéry (France) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    51
    Ooijer (Netherlands) is shown a yellow card.
    Ooijer is cautioned for marking Henry too closely.
  • 51
    Ooijer (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Henry (France).
  • 50
    Toulalan (France) has a shot blocked.
    Toulalan's blocked shot falls to Gouvou, who drives a cross-shot across a packed penalty area, André Ooijer intervenes and then blocks Henry's close-range shot.
  • 49
    Ribéry (France) delivers the corner.
  • 49
    Henry (France) has a shot blocked.
  • 49
    Toulalan (France) has a shot blocked.
  • 48
    Van Bronckhorst (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Govou (France).
  • 48
    Thuram (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 48
    Sneijder (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Thuram (France).
  • 47
    Ribéry (France) delivers the corner.
  • 46
    Van Bronckhorst (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • 46
    Ribéry (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mathijsen (Netherlands).
  • Substitution
    46
    Robben (in) - Engelaar (out) (Netherlands)
    Although they are ahead the Netherlands bring off defensive midfielder Orlando Engelaar in favour of Arjen Robben, perhaps with the intention of hitting Les Bleus on the counterattack.
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
  • 45+1
    Toulalan (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Van der Vaart (Netherlands).
  • 45
    Makelele (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 45
    Boulahrouz (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Malouda (France).
  • 43
    Henry (France) misses the target.
    The FC Barcelona striker receives the ball 20 metres out with his back to goal. He turns and shoots but his right-footed attempt curls just over the bar.
  • 43
    Evra (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 42
    Van Nistelrooy (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Evra (France).
  • 38
    Coupet (France) makes a save.
  • 38
    Sneijder (Netherlands) has an effort on goal.
  • 35
    Van der Sar (Netherlands) makes a save.
  • 35
    Ribéry (France) has an effort on goal.
    France are surging forward now and Ribéry works room for a low shot from the edge of the area, but Van der Sar pulls off another excellent save.
  • 34
    Van der Sar (Netherlands) makes a save.
  • 34
    Govou (France) has an effort on goal.
    A sweeping four-man team move ends with Gouvou's first-time shot at the far post. Van der Sar is on the spot again.
  • 34
    Van der Sar (Netherlands) makes a save.
  • 34
    Malouda (France) has an effort on goal.
    Malouda tried his luck from distance with a fierce low shot but Van der Sar gets down well.
  • 34
    Makelele (France) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    32
    Makelele (France) is booked.
    The Chelsea FC man's arms are all over Van der Vaart, who leaves the field holding a sponge to the side of his head.
  • 32
    Van der Vaart (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Makelele (France).
  • 32
    Govou (France) has a shot blocked.
  • 29
    Toulalan (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 29
    Boulahrouz (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Malouda (France).
  • 28
    Evra (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 28
    Kuyt (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Evra (France).
  • 28
    Van Bronckhorst (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • 27
    Govou (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sneijder (Netherlands).
  • 27
    Boulahrouz (Netherlands) misses the target.
    A hopeful shot from a tight angle never threatened Coupet's goal; the conclusion of a lovely one-two with Van der Vaart.
  • 23
    Ribéry (France) delivers the corner.
  • 23
    Van der Sar (Netherlands) makes a save.
    Sidney Gouvou does well to control Ribéry's low cross and fires an angled shot from ten metres. Edwin van der Sar makes a fine reaction save at his near post.
  • 23
    Govou (France) has an effort on goal.
  • 22
    Ribéry (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 22
    Kuyt (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ribéry (France).
  • 22
    Van der Sar (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • 22
    Govou (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mathijsen (Netherlands).
  • 20
    Kuyt (Netherlands) misses the target.
    Kuyt pounces on William Gallas's misdirected header but, at full stretch, can only scoop the ball over from 12 yards out.
  • 20
    Van der Vaart (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • 20
    Makelele (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Van der Vaart (Netherlands).
  • 18
    Van der Vaart (Netherlands) has a shot blocked.
  • 18
    Engelaar (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • 18
    Ribéry (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Van Nistelrooy (Netherlands).
  • 16
    Malouda (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on N. de Jong (Netherlands).
  • 16
    Sneijder (Netherlands) misses the target.
    The ball breaks to Sneijder, who tries his luck from 20 metres out. His left-footed strike soars over the bar.
  • 14
    Sneijder (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Govou (France).
  • 13
    Van der Vaart (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • 13
    Ribéry (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on N. de Jong (Netherlands).
  • 12
    Toulalan (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 12
    N. de Jong (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Malouda (France).
  • 12
    Van Nistelrooy (Netherlands) has a shot blocked.
  • Goal
    9
    Kuyt (Netherlands) scores!
    Rafael van der Vaart picks out Kuyt with an inswinging corner and the Liverpool FC striker heads in from close range, despite the attentions of Malouda.
  • 9
    Van der Vaart (Netherlands) delivers the corner.
  • 5
    Van der Sar (Netherlands) makes a save.
  • 5
    Ribéry (France) has an effort on goal.
    Florent Malouda picks out Ribéry with a delightful left-wing cross, but the FC Bayern München forward's header is well saved.
  • 4
    Ooijer (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • 4
    Makelele (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Kuyt (Netherlands).
    The holding midfielder stops Kuyt in his tracks wiyth an uncompromising bodycheck. He escapes without a caution, however.
  • 3
    Coupet (France) makes a save.
    Ruud Nistelrooy turns on the edge of the area and shoots but his attempt lacks any power to threaten Lionél Coupet.
  • 3
    Van Nistelrooy (Netherlands) has an effort on goal.
  • 3
    Toulalan (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sneijder (Netherlands).
  • 2
    Ribéry (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 2
    Boulahrouz (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Malouda (France).
  • 2
    Makelele (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 1
    N. de Jong (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ribéry (France).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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