Generali Arena - Prague 09/09/2014 - 20:45CET (20:45 local timelocal)

Qualifying round - Group A

Czech Republic - Netherlands
2-1
 

Czech Republic - Netherlands 2-1 - 09/09/2014 - Match page - UEFA EURO 2016

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Pilař pounces as Czechs beat Netherlands

Published: Tuesday 9 September 2014, 22.00CET

Czech Republic substitute Václav Pilař hits the winner in the first of two added minutes
Bořek Dočkal volleys the Czech Republic in front in the first half
Stefan de Vrij equalises in a tight game seemingly heading for a draw
Petr Čech makes some vital saves before Pilař secures the points for the home side
Next fixtures: Turkey v Czech Republic, Netherlands v Kazakhstan (10 October)

Substitute Václav Pilař struck in added time to give the Czech Republic a dramatic UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying Group A win against the Netherlands.

 

Standings

 

Match statistics

Czech Republic
Netherlands

2

Goals scored

1

34

Possession (%)

66

11

Total attempts

11

4

on target

4

4

off target

5

3

blocked

2

0

against woodwork

0

6

Corners

5

3

Offsides

6

2

Yellow cards

1

0

Red Cards

0

11

Fouls committed

14

12

Fouls suffered

10

221

Passes

599

180

completed

555

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Yellow Card
    90+2
    Limberský (Czech Republic) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Goal
    90+1
    Pilař (Czech Republic) scores!
    The Czech Republic have won it as Daryl Janmaat attempts to head a cross back to his goalkeeper, but the ball hits the post, bounces into the path of substitute Pilař and the No6 taps it into an open goal.
  • Substitution
    81
    Kolář (in) - Vácha (out) (Czech Republic)
  • Substitution
    72
    Vydra (in) - Lafata (out) (Czech Republic)

See also

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