Laugardalsvöllur - Reykjavik 13/10/2014 - 20:45CET (18:45 local time)

Qualifying round - Group A

Iceland - Netherlands
2-0
 

Iceland - Netherlands 2-0 - 13/10/2014 - Match page - UEFA EURO 2016

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Sigurdsson helps Iceland take historic Dutch scalp

Published: Monday 13 October 2014, 23.00CET
Sigurdsson helps Iceland take historic Dutch scalp 
Highlights: Iceland v Netherlands ©AFP/Getty Images

Iceland beat Netherlands for first time in their history
Two Gylfi Sigurdsson goals enough to see off Dutch
Hosts maintain perfect record in Group A to sit level with Czech Republic
Oranje six points off pace after two defeats in three
Next games: Czech Republic v Iceland, Netherlands v Latvia (16 November)

Iceland enjoyed one of the most famous victories in their history as a Gylfi Sigurdsson double inspired the hosts to a first win against the Netherlands in Reykjavik.

 

Standings

Last updated: 18/11/2014 11:59 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
SSI Err

Match statistics

Iceland
Netherlands

2

Goals scored

0

31

Possession (%)

69

7

Total attempts

9

3

on target

3

2

off target

4

2

blocked

2

0

against woodwork

0

2

Corners

5

0

Offsides

3

0

Yellow cards

1

0

Red Cards

0

16

Fouls committed

10

9

Fouls suffered

15

136

Passes

652

116

completed

610

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Substitution
    89
    Gíslason (in) - Bödvarsson (out) (Iceland)
  • Yellow Card
    83
    N. De Jong (Netherlands) is booked.
  • Substitution
    78
    Fer (in) - Afellay (out) (Netherlands)
  • Substitution
    68
    Promes (in) - Lens (out) (Netherlands)

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